INDIA & PAKISTAN

10 killed in separate rain-related incidents in Pakistan

10 killed in separate rain-related incidents in Pakistan

Karachi/Peshawar: At least 10 persons, including four children and a woman, were killed in separate incidents after incessant rain lashed parts of Pakistan, authorities said. In Sindh province, at least three persons were killed due to electrocution in different parts of Pakistan’s biggest city, Karachi, which also witnessed severe power outages, police said on Monday. […]

PM Narendra Modi to feature in Discovery’s ‘Man Vs Wild’

PM Narendra Modi to feature in Discovery’s ‘Man Vs Wild’

Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will feature in a special episode of Discovery’s “Man Vs Wild” which will highlight “issues related to environmental change.”  According to a statement from the channel, the special episode, featuring adventurer Bear Grylls and shot in India’s Jim Corbett National Park, will be a “frank and freewheeling journey” which will […]

10 Pak army men killed in terrorist attacks along Afghan border: Report

10 Pak army men killed in terrorist attacks along Afghan border: Report

Ten personnel of the Pakistan armed forces, including an officer, were killed in two separate attacks in North Waziristan tribal district and Balochistan, the military’s media wing said on Saturday. In the first incident, six Pakistan Army soldiers were killed when terrorists from across the Afghan border opened fire on a border patrolling party near […]

US approves military sales worth $125 million to support Pakistan’s F-16 fighter jets

US approves military sales worth $125 million to support Pakistan’s F-16 fighter jets

Days after the meeting between President Donald Trump and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, the Pentagon notified the Congress on Friday of its decision to approve military sales worth USD 125 million that would result in 24×7 end-use monitoring of the F-16 fighter jets of Pakistan. “The State Department has made a determination approving a […]

Seven dead as torrential rain continues across Pakistan

Seven dead as torrential rain continues across Pakistan

At least seven people were reportedly killed and three injured in separate rain-related incidents as torrential rain continue across Pakistan. According to rescue sources, one woman along her one-year-old boy lost their lives as rainwater flooded their house’s basement in Rawalpindi. Another young boy drowned while swimming near the Sehala Bridge, Express Tribune reported. Separately, […]