April 6, 2020

UNGA overwhelmingly condemns US embargo on Cuba

Havana: The UN General Assembly (UNGA) has once again overwhelmingly condemned the US trade embargo on Cuba, with 187 of 193 member states approving a ...
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Essex lorry victims were all Vietnamese nationals

London: The 39 bodies found last month in a refrigerated lorry container in the English county of Essex have all been identified as Vietnamese, UK ...
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Air pollution affects children’s brain development: Unicef

United Nations: Unicef Executive Director Henrietta Fore has warned that air pollution toxicity can affect children’s brain development and called for urgent action to deal ...
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Wall Street closes higher on US-China trade optimism

New York: US stocks closed higher, as Wall Street remained optimistic for a potential approach to ease lingering US-China trade tensions while the latest jobs ...
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Trump ordered to pay $2 million to charities

New York: A New York judge has ordered President Donald Trump to pay $2 million for persistently violating state charities laws as part of a ...
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Imran Khan should step down and go home: JUI-F chief

Islamabad: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan should tender his resignation and go home, as there ...
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‘Iran’s enrichment capacity to hit pre-nuclear deal level’

Tehran: An Iranian official has said that with the new centrifuges installed following the third step that Tehran took to reduce its commitments under the ...
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74 wildfires still raging in Australia

Canberra: At least 74 wildfires, 33 of them out of control, continued to burn on Friday in Australia, a country that is undergoing one of ...
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56% of US voters say Trump will win 2nd term: Poll

New York: More than five in 10 registered American voters are betting on a second term for US President Donald Trump as he remains “highly ...
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‘Pak may remain on FATF list beyond Feb 2020’

Islamabad: Pakistan may remain on the grey list of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) beyond February 2020, mainly because of its risk profile and ...
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