Hurricane Isaias lashes US east coast with fierce winds, heavy rain

COLOMBIA: Hurricane Isaias slammed into North Carolina bringing life-threatening storm surges as the entire US eastern coast braced for flash floods and destructive winds. The area sustained winds of 85 miles per hour as the Category 1 hurricane made landfall

Advertising banners sprout up in Karachi’s District East

KARACHI: Billboards, placards and advertising banners have mushroomed across Karachi in violation of Supreme Court directives. In District East, banners can be seen on every street corner while District Municipal Corporation (DMC) East Chairman Moeed Yusuf Anwar, Municipal Commissioner Waseem

African Union condemns Trump’s peace plan in Middle East

ADDIS ABABA: On Sunday, African leaders condemned the Mideast peace plan of US President Donald Trump as unacceptable, taking advantage of an African Union meeting to express solidarity with the Palestinian people. Chairman of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki