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Westminster could be pedestrianised to stop vehicle attacks; says Police Commissioner

LONDON: Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has said that Westminster could be pedestrianised in a bid to ward off vehicle attacks - terrorists' "weapon of choice". She praised officers' courage as they leapt into...

Iranian designated ‘global terrorist’ by US for subversive activities in Bahrain

LONDON: The US Department of State designated Iran-based Qassim Abdullah Ali Ahmed as a global terrorist on Monday, according to a statement. Also known as Qassim Al-Muamen, Ahmed is a leader of the Al-Ashtar...

Iran unveils next generation missile

TEHRAN: Iran's defence minister unveiled the next generation of Tehran's Fateh Mobin short-range ballistic missile on Monday, according to conservative news agency Tasnim."As promised to our dear people, we will not spare any effort...

48 people killed in suicide bomb attack in Kabul centre

KABUL: At least 48 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in front of an education centre in the west of the Afghan capital, Kabul, according to the health ministry. Wednesday's attack in...

Labour warns of rise of far right after Boris Johnson’s burka row

LONDON: Labour has warned of a rise in far-right politics after Boris Johnson made inflammatory comments about Muslim women who wear face veils. Lumping the former foreign secretary in with ex-English Defense League (EDL)...

Sahebzada Ahmed Khan briefs media about his 10-point agenda to boost Pak image and...

LONDON: In his first briefing with media-persons here at the high commission on Thursday, Pakistan’s new High Commissioner Sahebzada Ahmed Khan discussed his 10-point agenda aimed to boost the image of Pakistan and highlight...

Tories should ditch Boris Johnson for his anti-burqa remarks: Lord Sheikh

LONDON: Conservative Muslim Forum founder Lord Iltaf Sheikh has demanded that former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson should be kicked out of the Conservative Party for his remarks about the burka (veil). Furious Lord Sheikh...

Imran Khan seeks UK support in bringing looted money back

ISLAMABAD: On the issue of hidden assets and looted money, overseas Pakistanis will be facing hanging sword as Prime Minister in-waiting Imran Khan has declared and formally informed Britain that his government will bring...

NSC adviser Nasir Janjua resigned

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. (R) Nasser Khan Janjua has resigned from his post. No reason was mentioned in his resignation letter and an official notification only said that his resignation was accepted...

Baloch activists in London, Pashtuns in Geneva protest against Pak Army

LONDON: The members of Baloch National Movement (BNM) staged a protest in London to demand justice for Baloch women and children, who are facing the wrath of Pakistan Army in Balochistan province of Pakistan....