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By Darvinder Singh On 29 Jul, 2018 At 07:38 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the popular tourist destination of Lombok in Indonesia on Sunday, killing 10 people and damaging many buildings, authorities said. The quake hit Lombok island early in the morning when many people were still sleeping. Around 40 people were injured and many fled into open fields away from collapsed buildings. […]

By Darvinder Singh On 29 Jul, 2018 At 07:42 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), which emerged as the single largest party but short of simple majority in the National Assembly elections, was yet to seek formal support from smaller parties or Independents to form the next government. Earlier, the party leaders had maintained that they will not need the support of any other party, the […]

By Darvinder Singh On 27 Jul, 2018 At 07:48 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:Lawmakers in South Sudan came under fire today after it was announced they would receive $40,000 car loans, while more than half the population depend on food aid. Parliamentarians’ salaries are just 9,000 South Sudanese pounds ($50) so it is unclear how they would be able to repay such a large debt, although MPs have […]

By Darvinder Singh On 27 Jul, 2018 At 07:10 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:Two diabolical gestures, which initially seemed magnanimous, reveal the deviousness that is part of the persona of former Pakistan cricket captain and the country’s prime minister-in waiting Imran Khan. Khan, once one of cricket’s foremost all-rounders, is almost certain to be installed as the world’s first Test cricketer turned prime minister after his party, the […]

By Darvinder Singh On 27 Jul, 2018 At 07:44 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI: In his first reaction over the general election results, Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has alleged that the polls had been “stolen” and warned that the “tainted and dubious” results would cast a “bad impact” on the country’s politics. Talking to visitors in Adiala Jail on Thursday, the incarcerated leader of the […]

By Darvinder Singh On 27 Jul, 2018 At 07:28 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:Thousands of anti-government protesters hit streets across Poland to rally against a string of judicial reforms that the European Union (EU) has dubbed a threat to judicial independence and the rule of law. The demonstrations are the latest salvo in a bitter battle over sweeping judicial changes introduced by the right-wing Law and Justice (PiS) […]

By Darvinder Singh On 26 Jul, 2018 At 07:12 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:Just another day on the calendar but not for Imran Khan who’s now well on the way to take charge as the prime minister of Pakistan if the initial trends in the ongoing counting of votes in the Pakistan General Election are to be believed. On that day in 1992, Pakistan lifted the first ever […]

By Darvinder Singh On 26 Jul, 2018 At 06:05 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Wednesday inched closer to becoming the single largest party in the country’s general elections by leading on 119 seats in an early count of votes, amid charges of rigging by rival political parties. In the eastern city of Lahore, capital of Punjab province and the country’s political heartland, PTI supporters […]

By Darvinder Singh On 23 Jul, 2018 At 06:18 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI:A former provincial minister and senior leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was on Sunday killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up near his car in the troubled Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, police said. Ikramullah Gandapur, a candidate for the provincial Assembly seat from PK-99 constituency, was on his way to an election meeting when the bomber […]

By Darvinder Singh On 23 Jul, 2018 At 06:23 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCI: A suicide bomber killed at least 11 people and wounded 14 at the entrance to Kabul international airport on Sunday, officials said, as scores gathered to welcome home Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum from exile. Senior government officials, political leaders and supporters were leaving the airport after greeting the powerful ethnic Uzbek leader […]

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