Winnie-the-Pooh turns 90, meets Britain’s queen in new book


LONDON: Winnie-the-Pooh turns 90 this year and the much-loved children’s character returns for a new adventure in which he meets someone else celebrating the same significant More...

Bomb threats lead to closure of 21 schools in UK

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LONDON: Bomb threats have led to the closure of 21 schools across the United Kingdom on a day of GCSE exams, a report said. According to Daily Mail report, thousands of pupils More...

Training device’ led to Manchester United-Bournemouth abandonment


MANCHESTER: The suspect package that saw Manchester United’s Premier League game with Bournemouth at Old Trafford abandoned on Sunday was in fact a dummy device left behind More...


ECP issues details of MPAs’ tax returns of 2015

ISLAMABAD– Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) issued the details of the tax returns of the Members of Provincial Assemblies (MPAs) filed in 2015. According to the details, More...

Punjab traffic police recommend Rs 300 challan for motorcyclists

LAHORE  – City Traffic Police has recommended charging another Rs 100 to motorcyclists as fine for traffic laws violations, reported Saturday. Approval from Punjab Assembly More...

Ex-Miss Turkey sentenced for ‘insulting’ President Erdogan


ISTANBUL: A Turkish court Tuesday found a former Miss Turkeybeauty queen guilty of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan More...

Muslims in Turkey demand right to pray at Hagia Sophia


ISTANBUL: Thousands of Muslim worshippers descended Saturday on Istanbul’s world famous Hagia Sophia, the towering More...

sharukh khan SRK avoids traffic in a way you can’t imagine

MUMBAI: Well, the news could be a jaw-dropping affair for many of our readers. We call...

fardeen-890x395 Fardeen Khan slams body shaming social media trolls

INDIA: Bollywood actor Fardeen Feroze Khan has blasted people for trolling him on social media platforms...

showbiz Indian nurses complain against Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma has become a brand name for having saved comedy and bringing it to our...

Football: Time is now for weary Messi and Argentina


LOS ANGELES: Lionel Messi must shrug off the gruelling demands of a globe-trotting schedule if he is to fulfill More...

England bat against Sri Lanka in 2nd Test

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom: England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the second Test..

Minhal Sohail becomes first Pakistani female shooter to perform in Olympics

KARACHI: Minhal Sohail will become the first Pakistani female shooter to represent the country in Rio Olympics 2016. Sohail, the 22-year..

Shortage of fruits, dates looms ahead of Ramazan


LAHORE: Punjab is likely to experience severe shortage of fruits and dates during the holy month of Ramazan. According More...

Tokyo shares rise by break after oil price surge

OKYO (AFP) – Tokyo shares gained Thursday morning, as energy stocks spiked after Brent crude soared above $50 a barrel for..

Taxes on cosmetics expected to increase in upcoming budget

ISLAMABAD: The government is considering to increase taxes on cosmetics and personal grooming products in the upcoming budget. According to sources,..

Taiwan’s new leader Tsai faces fashion spotlight

TAIPEI: Taiwan’s new president Tsai Ing-wen faced global scrutiny over her take on China relations as she was sworn in Friday..

US Military sex assault victims unable to find decent jobs: report

WASHINGTON: Thousands of US troops who say they were unfairly discharged from the military after reporting sexual assaults are unable to..

Kesha’s record label reinstates her Billboard awards performance

LOS ANGELES: Pop star Kesha will sing at the Billboard Music Awards after her record label on Thursday reversed a decision..