Pakistan condemns temple construction at site of Babri Masjid in Ayodhya: FO
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Pakistan condemns temple construction at site of Babri Masjid in Ayodhya: FO

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 (WNP/DL): Foreign Office (FO) Wednesday condemned the Indian government’s decision to proceed with the construction of a mandir at the site of the historic Babri Masjid in Ayodhya. In a statement, FO Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said: “While the world is grappling with the unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic, the RSS-BJP combine in […]

6 killed in Saudi Arabia shootout dispute between families: police
Politics

6 killed in Saudi Arabia shootout dispute between families: police

ASIR, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 (AF/WNP/DL): A shootout in a southwestern province in Saudi Arabia that local reports say was sparked by a dispute between two families has killed six people, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. According to the spokesman, Lt Col Zayed Al Dabbash, three others were wounded in the violence in Asir […]

McDonald's hit with sexual harassment complaint at OECD
Economy

McDonald’s hit with sexual harassment complaint at OECD

AMSTERDAM, Monday, May 18, 2020 (AFP/WNP/DL): An international group of labour unions said Monday it has filed a complaint against McDonald’s for what it called systematic sexual harassment at the fast food chain’s restaurants around the world. The complaint, filed at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)’s offices in the Netherlands, was the […]

Kohli says father refused to bribe way into team
Sports

Kohli says father refused to bribe way into team

NEW DELHI, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 (AFP/WNP/DL): India captain Virat Kohli has told how his late father refused to pay a bribe to get him into a Delhi state junior team when he was a teenager. The world’s top ranked one-day batsman did not identify who had demanded the bribe but said he was rejected […]

Americans are sending Eid Mubarak wishes: Ambassador Jones
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Americans are sending Eid Mubarak wishes: Ambassador Jones

ISLAMABAD, Sunday, May 24, 2020 (WNP): United States Ambassador to Pakistan Paul Jones Sunday wished the Pakistani people on completion of Ramadan and the special occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, saying “Americans are sending Eid Mubarak wishes”. In a special video message on Twitter, he noted that one of his favourite desserts was kheer. “I would like […]

Zong 4G shines as ray of hope for Pakistanis
COVID-19 Technology

Zong 4G shines as ray of hope for Pakistanis

ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, May 26, 2020 (WNP/DL): Zong 4G marked this Eid as a tribute to the resilience of the Pakistani nation and released its much-awaited campaign titled #humhainone. As the world continuously battling with the pandemic, Zong 4G has come forward with a message of hope, optimism and unity, said a press release on Tuesday. […]

Pakistan presents cultural revival strategy at UNESCO virtual meeting
COVID-19 Fashion

Pakistan presents cultural revival strategy at UNESCO virtual meeting

PARIS, Thursday, April 23 2020 (WNP/DL): Federal Minister for Education and Special Initiative Shafqat Mahmood Thursday outlined Pakistan’s strategy to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the cultural sector of Pakistan at a virtual meeting organized by the UNESCO headquarters Paris. The first virtual meeting of its kind held by UNESCO was attended […]