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India’s COVID-19 vaccine company warns some to avoid shot

NEW DELHI: India’s homegrown coronavirus vaccine developer Bharat Biotech has warned people with weak immunity and other medical conditions including allergies, fever, or a bleeding disorder to consult a doctor before getting the shot – and if possible avoid the

India win Gabba thriller against Australia, claim series 2-1

BRISBANE: Injury-ravaged India pulled off one of the greatest fourth innings chases in the history of Test cricket to win the Border-Gavaskar Trophy on Tuesday at the Gabba in Brisbane. India chased 328 to beat the home team by three

Modi-Indian media nexus

Indian journalist Arnab Goswami is no stranger to controversies and is known for his hyper-sensationalist reporting and lack of concerns for media ethics. But the recent leaked conversation probably shows that he had bitten more than he could chew and

Tribute to our patriots

The more Pakistan remains a peaceful country in the region, the more terrorism is imposed on it. India is the world’s most fascist and fanatic country involved in egregious human rights violations. Yet the global community does not impose any

India at UNSC

India started its eighth term as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council last week but has already realized the bitter division of an open debate in a polarized world. It has also been a disappointing start for India

Preity Zinta reflects on family’s fight against COVID-19

LOS ANGLES: Indian actress Preity Zinta took to her Instagram account on Monday to reflect about her family’s fight against COVID-19. She revealed that several family members, including her mother and brother, tested positive for coronavirus in December. Sharing a

Bird flu outbreak across India as nine states report cases

NEW DELHI: At least nine states have confirmed cases as an outbreak of avian influenza or bird flu is rapidly spreading across India, officials and local media reported. The capital New Delhi and the western state of Maharashtra are the

India backing ISIS to spread chaos, sectarianism in Pakistan: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan India is hell-bent on destabilising Pakistan and is backing ISIS in the region to spread chaos through fanning sectarianism in the country. Interacting with digital media publishers and broadcasters in Islamabad, he said there will

Indian designs against Pakistan

Although Indo-Pak history has been troublesome since 1947 with the two countries fighting three wars, except for some brief interlude in 70s when Morajee Desai took over reign or Vajpayee’s bus tour to Lahore, New Delhi has been consistently been

Urmila hits back at Kangana Ranaut, asks her to reveal Bollywood drug list

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has been engaged in a row with Urmila Matondkar, accusing her of illegally purchasing her new offices. A couple of days ago, Kangana accused Urmila of buying property worth three crore rupees through illegal means

Sony to launch PlayStation 5 in India next month

MUMBAI: Sony is launching its PlayStation 5 (PS5) console in India in the coming weeks as it tries to capitalise on the pandemic-driven boom in gaming. “We are happy to announce that PS5 shall be launched in India on 2nd

Descent into chaos

There is one thing common among both Pakistan and India and that religious minorities continue to be targeted in both countries. Two incidents that occurred on the same day shows how both countries are descending into chaos and religious extremism.

Sydney to host third test against India despite COVID-19 fears

MELBOURNE: Sydney will remain the venue for Australia’s third test against India next month despite the COVID-19 outbreak in the city’s northern beach suburbs, Cricket Australia (CA) said. Australia’s most populous state of New South Wales (NSW) reported three new

India defeat Australia by 8 wickets to level series

MELBOURNE: India turned the tables on Australia to claim the second test within four days in Melbourne on Tuesday with an eight-wicket victory. India needed only 70 runs for victory after bowling Australia out for 200 by lunch. Ppener Shubman

Indian media hate speech

India is being exposed for its smear campaign and propaganda against Pakistan. The Indian media has been hand in glove with the racist BJP regime in its hate campaign against Pakistan. The EU DisinfoLab had uncovered a massive network of

FO summons Indian diplomat to lodge protest over ceasefire violations

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office once again summoned a senior Indian diplomat in Islamabad on Sunday to register Pakistan’s strong protest over ceasefire violations by the Indian forces along the Line of Control yesterday, resulting in serious injuries to an innocent

US can stop India

With an increasingly hostile and belligerent neighbour, Pakistan seems to be looking only at the United States to warn India from its nefarious designs. In such circumstances, Pakistan might be looking forward to the incoming Biden administration to support against

Australia dismiss India for lowest ever Test score

ADELAIDE: India posted their lowest-ever total in Test cricket when they managed only 36/9 in the second innings of the day-night Test in Adelaide. Isdian started day three of the Test match on nine for one and with a 62-run

India attacks UN peackeepers

Indian forces have committed innumerable ceasefire violations across the Line of Control targeting innocent civilians and villages. But the deliberate targeting of UN peace observers is certainly a ‘new look’ in their conduct and nefarious designs. Indian forces opened fire

Indian misadventure will have ‘castrophic consequences’: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office has has stated that India will face an assured notch up military response if it resorts to any misadventure against Pakistan. Address a news briefing, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said Pakistan has credible information that

‘Ertugrul Ghazi’ becomes most watched drama in India

The first episode of the Turkish drama ‘Dirilis Ertugrul’ released on YouTube dubbed in  Urdu has become the most-watched dramain India. According to the most viewed videos of the year 2020 in India released by YouTube, the first episode of

Facebook to test relaunched Instagram Lite in India

NEW DELHI: Facebook said it is testing a new, less data-intensive version of its photo and video sharing app Instagram in India. The app, Instagram Lite, is less than 2MB in size, which will help run smoothly on low-memory smartphones

Israel establishes diplomatic relations with Bhutan

JERUSALEM: Israel has established diplomatic relations with the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, the Jewish state’s foreign ministry announced. “The circle of recognition of Israel is widening,” Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi said in a statement. “The establishment of relations with

Indian disinformation campaign

For years, Pakistan has stated that India is engaging in a fifth-generation hybrid war which relies heavily on a disinformation campaign. Now it seems that much of that is true as a massive network of fake news websites and NGOs

Qureshi condemns India for systematic mass propaganda campaign

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has condemned India for the systematic tactic of a mass propaganda campaign to malign Pakistan’s image internationally. Addressing a news conference alongside Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Security Moeed Yusuf,

False flag operation

Trouble is brewing in India where thousands of farmers have been protesting since weeks for the revocation of three anti-farmer laws that they claim have hurt their livelihoods. The Modi government is facing its biggest challenge in years as the

FM Qureshi warns against false flag operation by India

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has warned the world about the threat of a purported false flag operation from India. In a statement on the occasion of International Human Rights Day, the foreign minister said basic human rights have

India must be held accountable for human rights violations in IoK: FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has called upon the international community to hold India accountable for serious crimes against the Kashmiri people and human rights violations in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement on the occasion of International Human Rights Day, Foreign

Pakistan Army on high alert as India plans false flag operation: Sources

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Army has been put on high alert after credible reports that India is planning a false flag operation against Pakistan in a bid to divert attention from internal policies. According to credible sources, India is preparing for

Farmers’ protest in India – Will it strength the Khalistan movement?

Tens of thousands of Indian farmers on the outskirts of the Indian capital New Delhi have been protesting for more than a week against controversial laws. The protestors have launched a “Bharat Bandh” (nationwide general strike) to demand the scrapping