Pakistani traders end protest after Army agrees to demands

Islamabad, April 21 : Traders from Pakistan’s North Waziristan have called off a week-long protest in Islamabad after the Army agreed to compensate them for losses to their businesses owing to an anti-terror operation in the region, an official said on Saturday. The association had began the protest last week after an year of unsuccessful […]

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92nd birthday

[London : FILE – In this Feb. 20, 2018 file photo, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II smiles during a visit to the Royal College of Physicians, in London. Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum on Saturday, April 21, […]

Pakistan court directs Interior Ministry to decide Indian Sikh woman’s fate

Islamabad, April 21 : The Lahore High Court directed Pakistan’s Interior Ministry on Saturday to decide within 30 days the fate of Indian Sikh woman pilgrim who converted to Islam, married a Lahore-based man and moved the court for citizenship and visa extension. Kiran Bala, a mother of three children from Punjab’s Hoshiarpur district, had […]

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92nd birthday

London, April 21 : Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday celebrated her 92nd birthday, an occasion marked with gun salutes across the capital. A 41-gun salute was staged in Hyde Park while other such salutes took place in other locations, as per tradition, the Daily Mail reported. “Happy 92nd Birthday to Her Majesty The Queen!” […]

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Beijing, to hold talks with Wang Yi

By Gaurav Sharma Beijing, April 21 : India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived on Saturday in Beijing on a four-day China visit where she will hold crucial bilateral talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation ministerial-level meeting. The one-on-one meet with Wang on Sunday will be the key […]

Teen who hacked top US officials gets 2 years jail

London, April 21 : A British teenager who hacked into a former US security chief’s TV and taunted him by posting a “I own you” message on the screen, besides targeting CIA and FBI officials, has been sentenced two years behind bars on Friday Eighteen-year-old Kane Gamble, who tricked his way to get the officials’ […]