Iranian governor slapped in the face during public speech

TEHRAN: The new governor of an Iranian province was slapped in the face by an angry man during his inauguration in an unusual breach of security. The new governor of East Azerbaijan province, Brig-Gen Zeinolabedin Khorram, had taken the podium

PM Imran’s UNGA speech becomes most viewed on UN’s YouTube channel

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) is the most-watched video on the UN’s official Youtube channel. The prime minister had virtually addressed the 75th session of the UNGA on September 25. The video

Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules

NEW YORK: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s campaign published an open letter to Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg calling for the company to fact-check political ads in the two weeks ahead of the US presidential election in November. The letter also

Trump’s redemption

As Donald Trump finished his annual State of the Union speech, Speaker Nancy Pelosi stood up and ripped it apart into two pieces-quite literally. The gesture shows how bitterly divided the US Congress and even the American people are on

Nancy Pelosi rips copy of Trump’s State of the Union speech

WASHINGTON: In a shocking display of division in the US Congress, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tore in half a copy of the State of the Union address given to her by the president just as he finished speaking. The House

Freedom of speech and expression being curtailed: Bilawal

ISLAMABAD: Freedom of speech and expression is the mother of all human rights, said Chairman Pakistan People Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, while addressing an event in connection with the International Human Rights Day. He said that students should have the

PM Imran Khan at UN warns of ‘bloodbath’ in occupied Kashmir

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the United Nations must urge India to immediately lift the inhuman curfew in occupied Kashmir continuing for over fifty days and release all the political detainees including youth. He was addressing the