Baba Guru Nanak’s anniversary: Pakistan issues visas to Indian Sikh pilgrims

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has issued around 3,000 visas to Indian Sikh pilgrims to participate in the 552nd birth anniversary celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak. According to a statement, the birthday festivities will be held from 17th to 26th November. During their

Narendra Modi’s popularity is seeing biggest dive in India: survey

NEW DELHI: A research has concluded that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity in India is declining. According to a survey conducted in India, according to Indian media, Narendra Modi’s graph has come down as the next Prime Minister of

India probes use of drones in airbase blast in IoK

NEW DELHI: India is investigating the suspected use of drones after two explosions rocked an Indian Air Force Station in the northern region of occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The explosions in the early hours of Sunday injured two people and

‘She will always be a star’: Boman Irani’s mother passes away

Bollywood actor Boman Irani’s mother Jerbanoo Irani died on Wednesday due to age-related illness. She was 94. Boman Irani shared the news on Instagram. The actor lovingly spoke about how his mother also played the role of a father, as

Dilip Kumar admitted to hospital after complaining of breathlessness

MUMBAI: Legendary Bollywood film actor Dilip Kumar was admitted to a hospital on Sunday morning after he complained of breathlessness. His wife Saira Banu confirmed to Indian media that Dilip Kumar, aged 98 complained of breathlessness and was admitted to

Vietnam detects hybrid of Indian and UK COVID-19 variants

HANOI: Authorities in Vietnam have detected a new coronavirus variant that is a combination of the Indian and UK COVID-19 variants and spreads quickly by air, the health minister said. After successfully containing the virus for most of last year,

Arjun Rampal tests positive for Covid-19, says it is a very scary time for us

MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal is the latest Indian celebrity to have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The actor shared the update on social media, saying he is currently under home quarantine and following all the necessary protocols. Arjun

Indian woman sues Prince Harry for not marrying her, demands arrest

NEW DELHI: An Indian lawyer who claims Prince Harry had offered to marry her has taken him to court for breaking his promise. The woman, identified as Palwinder Kaur, claimed in a petition filed at the Punjab and Haryana High

Lockdown, curfew imposed in Indian state as virus surge worsens

MUMBAI: India’s wealthiest state Maharashtra, home to the country’s financial capital Mumbai, will impose a weekend lockdown and night curfew on 110 million people as it battles a spike in COVID-19 cases India reported 93,249 new daily infections on Sunday,

Indian air force MiG-21 aircraft crashes, pilot killed

NEW DELHI: An Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot was killed after a MiG-21 Bison aircraft crashed on Wednesday while taking off in central India. The accident took place when the aircraft was taking off for a combat training mission at

Indian women leading farmers’ protests featured on TIME cover

NEW YORK: Indian women farmers protesting against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s agricultural laws at New Delhi’s borders for over three months have been featured on the international cover of renowned American TIME magazine’s latest edition. The article – ‘I Cannot

Ad supporting Indian farmers’ protest aired during Super Bowl

NEW YORK: An advertisement in support of the farmers’ protest in India was aired during the Super Bowl, the annual championship game of the National Football League played this year in Tampa, Florida. The Super Bowl is the biggest and

Takht is not shelved, just delayed: Karan Johar

MUMBAI: Indian director Karan Johar has denied reports that his ambitious project ‘Takht’ has been shelved. Recently rumours were doing rounds that Karan Johar’s dream project might be shelved due to a financial crunch brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Indian media campaigns

Psyched by TV anchor Arnab Goswami’s disclosures about Modi’s sinister designs on Pakistan, Indian media too has begun behaving like “his master’s voice”, if correctly called, and is now suffering from an Islamabad phobia and showing scant respect for journalistic

Indian police fire tear gas as protesting farmers enter New Delhi’s Red Fort

NEW DELHI: Thousands of Indian farmers protesting against agricultural reforms breached barricades on Tuesday to enter the historic Red Fort complex in the capital and hoist flags after clashing with police, who fired tear gas to restrain them. Growers, angered

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

Indian forces open fire at UN peace observers along LoC

RAWALPINDI: Indian Army resorted to unprovoked fire and targeted an vehicle of the United Nations peace keeping force According to the Inter-Service Public Sector (ISPR), Indian troops opened fire in Chirikot Sector of the Line of Control (LoC) and deliberately

UN human rights experts express concern over Indian govt’s atrocities

GENEVA: Prominent UN human rights experts have written a second letter expressing concerns over the hate speech, violent attacks and harassment of peaceful protestors by the Indian government. In a second joint letter sent to India based on reports and

Exposure of Indian network vindicates Pakistan’s position: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said the revelations by the European Union’s DisinfoLab on the widespread Indian network of subversive activities vindicated Pakistan’s position and exposed its detractors. “The international community needs to take notice of a rogue Indian regime

4 children among eleven injured as Indian forces open fire at wedding

MIRPUR: At least 11 people, including four children, were injured in Kotli district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir as Indian forces opened fire from across the Line of Control (LoC). According to Inter-Services Public Relations, the mortal shell and rockets

Pakistan shared “irrefutable evidence” of Indian involvement in terrorism

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Saturday said Pakistan has shared irrefutable evidence of India’s involvement in terrorist activities in the country. The statement by the Foreign Office comes after Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Director-General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR)

Indian journalist Arnab Goswami arrested in suicide abetment case

MUMBAI: Controversial Indian journalist Arnab Goswami was arrested on Wednesday from his house in connection with abetment to suicide case filed against him in 2018. According to Indian media, a senior police official has confirmed that Goswami has been arrested.

Indian woman registers case after discovering husband’s baldness

MUMBAI: An Indian woman has filed a complaint against her husband for breach of trust after discovering that he is bald. The 27-year-old woman, who is a chartered accountant by profession, had an arranged marriage last month. Police in Naya

Indian media reports fake ‘civil war’ in Karachi

KARACHI: The Indian media went berserk by propagating fake news about a “civil war” like situation in Karachi leading to a hilarious response from the social media users in Pakistan. The arrest of PML-N leader Captain (retd) Safdar on charges

Indian jewellery brand pulls down ad showing Hindu-Muslim unity

MUMBAI: A renowned Indian jewellery brand has withdrawn a television advertisement after calls for a boycott for depicting an interfaith marriage. The jewellery brand Tanishq had released an advertisement that showed a Muslim family preparing a traditional baby shower for

10-year-old Indian girl cooks over 30 dishes in less than an hour

MUMBAI: A 10-year-old girl from Indian state of Kerala has set a new record after she made over 30 food items in less than one hour. Saanvi M Prajit, prepared dishes including uttapam, fried rice and chicken roast within such

Pakistani Hindu community stage sit-in in front of Indian mission

ISLAMABAD: The Hindu and Sikh community has staged a sit-in in front of the Indian High Commission in Islamabad to lodge a strong protest against the mysterious deaths of 11 Pakistani Hindus in Jodhpur city of India. Talking to media

Two soldiers martyred in Indian firing across LoC

RAWALPINDI: Two soldiers were martyred as Indian troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violations in Dewa Sector along the Line of Control. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations, Pakistan Army responded and target those posts which initiated fire. There have been

PAF pilots who downed Indian jets receive gallantry awards

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has awarded Pakistan Air Force officers who demonstrated impeccable skills during the intrusion by Indian jets in a standoff between the two countries last year. President Dr Arif Alvi conferred upon military awards to the

Another Indian Air Force officer commits suicide in IOK

SRINAGAR: An officer in the Indian Air Force (IAF) committed suicide by shooting himself with his service pistol inside a camp in Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir. Warrant Officer Inder Pal Singh, aged 53, a resident of Uttar Pradesh, allegedly shot