Terrorism

  Gaza toll tops 800 on 18th day of Israeli barbarism

GAZA CITY: Israeli fire Friday pushed the Palestinian death toll in Gaza to above 800, as Washington pressed Israel and Hamas to agree a week-long humanitarian ceasefire and thrash out a durable truce. In the West Bank, Palestinian factions declared ...

  Altaf for measures against target killing in Karachi

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has called on the authorities to take measures to put an end to targeted killing in Karachi. He also lamented that the United Nations and Muslim Umah were silent over the Palestine issue and...

  Gaza death toll rises to 815

GAZA: Israeli fire on Gaza killed a pregnant woman and a senior Islamic Jihad figure Friday, taking the Palestinian death toll from 18 days of violence to 815, emergency services said. Surgeons saved the life of the 23-year-old woman's unborn child a...

  Ahmet Davutoglu flying to Qatar to seek Gaza truce: official

ANKARA: Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu cancelled a scheduled trip to France and flew to Qatar on Friday to help efforts for a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, a Turkish official said. The decision comes after Davutoglu held a "teleconfer...

  Three rockets fired at Israel airport: Hamas

GAZA CITY: Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas said Friday it fired three rockets at Tel Aviv airport, a day after US and some European airlines had resumed flights after a two-day suspension. "At 11:45 am (0845 GMT), the Qassam Brigades bombarded Be...

  Car bomb kills three, wounds 36 in Thai south: police

BANGKOK: A car bomb exploded on Friday outside a hotel in insurgency-wracked southern Thailand, killing three people and wounding 36 others, police said. Of the wounded, three were in critical condition, Lieutenant Colonel Sophon Saisuree told AFP by...

  Army to be given control of Islamabad security for three months

ISLAMABAD: The security of the federal capital will be handed over to the army, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar said on Friday. The army will take control of Islamabad’s security from August 1 for three months under Article 245 which states that the...

  5 injured in firing on Youm-e-Quds rally in Karachi

KARACHI: Three women were among the five injured during firing at a bus taking part in the Youm-e-Quds rally here on Friday. The attack took place on Shara-e-Faisal when unknown gunmen opened fire on the bus. Following the attack there was a traffic ...

  France rules out Air Algerie jet shot down from ground: minister

PARIS: France has "from the start" ruled out that an Air Algerie plane that crashed in Mali was shot down from the ground, Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier said Friday. "We have excluded from the start the possibility of a strike from the ground...

  Israel boosts security after deadly West Bank clashes

QALANDIA: Israeli security forces were on heightened alert Friday after a Palestinian man was shot dead during a huge protest in the West Bank against Israel´s military offensive in Gaza. Palestinian factions in the West Bank declared a "Day of Rage"...

  Jordan downs drone near Syria border: security official

AMMAN: Jordan shot down a drone on Friday as it flew over the northeastern region of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, a security official said. In the first such incident since the conflict started in neighbouring Syria in 2011, "the Jordanian arm...

  Somali ‘Shebab commanders’ killed in African Union offensive: AU

MOGADISHU: African Union troops in Somalia said Friday they had killed two "senior" commanders of the Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents, in the latest push of an offensive against the extremist fighters. Witnesses reported that fighter jets also poun...

  Ukraine forces take another strategic city: Kiev

KIEV: Ukrainian troops have retaken the strategically-important city of Lysychansk in eastern Ukraine, as they press on with their offensive to stamp out a pro-Russian rebellion, President Petro Poroshenko said. "Ukrainian forces have raised the flag...

  Ukraine president says no need to ditch government after PM quits

KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asked parliament to pass a vote of confidence in the government on Friday after the shock resignation of premier Arseniy Yatsenyuk piled political uncertainty onto the crisis wracking the country. "I hope th...

  Iran rallies for Palestinians, against Israel

TEHRAN: Iranians rallied nationwide on Friday in a show of support for Palestinians and to protest against Israel as the Jewish state pursued its deadly campaign against the Gaza Strip enclave. Demonstrations were staged in Tehran and more than 700 t...

  Nawaz, Shah Abdullah discuss Syria, Palestine issue

RIYADH: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arab, media reported. Both the leaders discussed bilateral and issues of mutual interest. They also exchanged views on the prevailing situation in Syria and ...

  Two cops gunned down in Quetta

QUETTA: Some unknown persons Friday killed two policemen in a targeted firing in Sariab area here, media reported. Police said that both the policemen Munir Ahmad and Naseebullah were on way to their place of duty when some unknown gunmen opened fire...

  Two Pakistani soldiers martyred in landmine blast

WANNA: Two security men were martyred in landmine blast near Pak-Afghan border on Thursday, media reported. According to Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR), the landmine blast took place in Ghulam Khan area. As a result, two soldiers were martyred...

  Gaza toll hits 798 as 15 killed at UN shelter

GAZA CITY: Fifteen people were killed Thursday when Israeli fire hit a UN shelter in Gaza, as the Palestinian toll in the 17-day conflict rose to 798, medics said. Emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said at least 15 people had been killed a...

  Twin car bombs kill at least 13 in central Baghdad: police

BAGHDAD: Two suicide car bombs exploded seconds and a few hundred metres (yards) apart in a busy area of central Baghdad Thursday, killing at least 13 people, police and medical sources said. The blasts went off in Karrada, a district packed with sho...


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Feature / Analysis

  • The Reason Why Israel Killed so Many Pregnant Women in Gaza

    After five weeks of Israeli bombing and invasion the United Nations re...

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  • While Israel Kill Gaza's Children, Media Shield The Truth About Hamas

    As the people of Gaza find momentary respite to impact of Israel's bru...

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  • The cave dwellers of Bamiyan

    The sandstone cliffs of Afghanistan's Bamiyan province are most famous...

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  • Why America's war in Afghanistan is no victory

    Afghanistan is the only country in the world where American soldiers a...

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Opinion

  • How Can We Destroy Love?

    Love is a serious problem in our world. There is too much of it. So I ...

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  • The Anniversary of Rabaa and Sisi's Genocide

    General Sisi’s military coup claimed that it was put in effect to answ...

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  • National Unity Committee Update

    The National Unity Committee, a joint commission appointed by both pre...

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  • In Afghan election dispute, enter the DC lobbyists

    Afghanistan presidential hopeful Ashraf Ghani is spending nearly $150,...

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