MOSCOW: The World Cup kicks off in Russia in a month's time with the hosts at loggerheads with the West and intent on using the football showpiece to trumpet their superpower status. Russia was a controversial choice when it was handed…
ISTANBUL: Turkey hosted a meeting of the main grouping of the world's Muslim nations to discuss the crisis that erupted last month when Israel imposed security measures at a key holy site in Jerusalem on Tuesday. Turkish Foreign Minister…
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday hosted a new four-nation meeting aimed at reviving long-stalled direct peace talks between the Afghan government and Taliban insurgents, officials said.
ISLAMABAD: To create awareness and encourage students towards scientific education and research with a view of sharing ideas between the scientists and students, UNESCO Islamabad, Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) and ECO Science Foundation…
BRASILIA: Hosts Brazil face their stiffest test so far at the World Cup finals when they take on South American rivals Colombia in the last eight in Fortaleza on Friday after European heavyweights Germany and France clash in Rio de Janeiro.