Mon, 06 Apr 2020

Amid virus fears, Pakistan searches for pilgrims from mass gathering

Pakistani authorities are searching for tens of thousands of worshippers who attended an Islamic gathering in Lahore last month just ...

Global virus deaths top 60 000, Trump warns 'tough week' ahead

US President Donald Trump has warned Americans to brace for a "very horrendous" number of coronavirus deaths in the coming ...

Ministry: Tunisia Security Forces Kill Two 'Terrorists'

TUNIS, TUNISIA - Tunisian soldiers and members of the national guard shot dead two "terrorist elements" in the center-west of ...

ISKP chief's arrest traces roots of Kabul gurdwara attack to Pakistan

abul [Afghanistan], April 5 (ANI): Mawlawi Abdullah aka Aslam Farooqui, the so-called emir of Pakistan-sponsored module of the Islamic State ...

Pakistan Vows To Appeal Acquittal Of Suspects In Daniel Pearl Murder

Pakistan's foreign minister says the government in Islamabad will file an appeal against a court decision overturning the conviction of ...

Afghan Spy Agency Captures Regional IS Chief

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan's spy agency announced Saturday that it had arrested Islamic State's regional leader, along with 19 key operatives ...

Delhi Police ask religious leaders to not congregate on Shab-e-Barat

New Delhi [India], April 4 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Saturday asked religious leaders to refrain from any gathering on ...

In Malaysia, It's Out With the New, in With the Old

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - With parties championing Malaysia's Malay Muslim majority back in power following February's spectacular collapse of Mahathir ...

Out With the New, In With the Oldin Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - With parties championing Malaysia's Malay Muslim majority back in power following February's spectacular collapse of Mahathir ...

Emergency cash assistance ng 4Ps, nasa ATM na

LUNGSOD QUEZON, Abril 14 (PIA) -- Inihayag ng Kagawarang Panlipunan at Pagpapaunlad (DSWD) na kanila nang inilagay sa ATM account ...

Marriage solemnised on phone in Maharashtra

Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 4 (ANI): A marriage was solemnised on a video call, the unique method which was adopted ...

Militant Attacks in Northern MozambiqueLeave Civilians Reeling

WASHINGTON/MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE - Residents in two districts in northern Mozambique are still reeling from violent attacks carried out by Islamist ...

SA Muslim community distributes R7m worth of humanitarian aid

The Muslim community has distributed more than R7 million worth of welfare and relief aid across the country since the ...

Mosques Stay Open in Pakistan Even as Virus Death Toll Rises

ISLAMABAD - Mosques were allowed to remain open in Pakistan on Friday, the Muslim sabbath when adherents gather for weekly ...

DSWD releases emergency subsidy of 4Ps beneficiaries

QUEZON CITY, April 3 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will start the release of the Social ...

Latest Iranian Plotting Worrisome, Not Surprising, US Officials Say

WASHINGTON - Recent intelligence suggesting Iranian-backed forces in Iraq are actively plotting to hit U.S. troops may have stirred a ...

COVID-19: Czech Roma community faces up to mask challenge

"They said the face masks were desperately needed, and I did not hesitate, says Klara Pulova, from Tanvald, a small ...

US Hostage Families Seek Better Government Support

WASHINGTON - Relatives of Americans who are wrongfully imprisoned abroad or held hostage by militant groups say in a report ...

Hamas Praises Iran's Support for Palestine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Ismail Haniyeh, the chief of the political bureau of Islamic resistance movement Hamas, lauded the Islamic Republic ...

COVID-19 Pandemic and the Global Humanity

By Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD."Pandemic" or Tormenting Fear of The Global UnknownThe 21st century is an age of globalization. Crisis ...

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World Expo in Dubai likelt to be put back by year

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has formally requested the postponement of World Expo 2020 Dubai. The global ...

Reuters suspended from Iraq after story on Covid-19 cases

An international press watchdog says Iraqi officials have suspended Reuters news agency's license for three months after the British wire ...

Libya's former PM Jibril dies due to coronavirus

Cairo [Egypt], Mar 05 (ANI): Libya's former Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril on Sunday died from complications related to coronavirus. He ...

OPINION | Tourism in Turkey - a lesson in resilience

As the world and South Africa braces for the harsh socio-economic costs of the Covid-19 pandemic, the tourism and hospitality ...

COVID-19: China buffoons Pak by sending 'underwear' masks

Islamabad [Pakistan], April 5 (ANI): China has not even spared its 'all-weather ally' Pakistan. Promising to provide testing kits and ...

'True friend' China helps Algeria battle coronavirus

As adversity strikes in the form of the coronavirus pandemic, Algeria has found a helping hand in China, an old ...

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