Principalists lead Iran’s parliamentary elections

Tehran, Feb 22 : Principalists were leading across different constituencies in Irans 11th parliamentary elections, partial results revealed on Saturday. The initial results were published by Iranian media outlets hours after voting ended on Friday midnight, reports Press TV. According to the Fars News Agency, principalists held a clear lead in the capital Tehran, which […]

Pakistan appoints new Attorney General

Islamabad, Feb 22 : Pakistan on Saturday appointed Khalid Jawed Khan as the country’s new Attorney General, replacing Anwar Mansoor Khan, who had tendered his resignation from the post earlier this week, according to a government notification. As per the notification issued by the Ministry of Law and Justice, President Arif Alvi appointed Khalid Jawed […]

Stay out of American elections: Sanders tells Russia

Washington, Feb 22 : Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders has condemned Russia for its reported attempts to help his campaign, teeling it to “stay out of American elections”, the media reported on Saturday. “Let’s be clear, the Russians want to undermine American democracy by dividing us up and, unlike the current president, I stand firmly […]

4 Aussies among Japan cruise ship evacuees contract COVID-19

Sydney/Tokyo, Feb 22 : Authorities confirmed four new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday among Australians recently evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship, which had been quarantined in Japan after hundreds of cases were detected on board. The four tested positive out of 17 evacuees after experiencing respiratory problems symptoms on arrival in Darwin, the […]