Nasarullah Khan, a father of two, has just weeks left to live as he is suffering from a terminal heart condition.
ISLAMABAD: The United States has promised to look into request of the incumbent government about Dr Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani scientist jailed in the US. "The Government of Pakistan has been raising the issue of Dr Aafia Siddiqui with US authorities regularly," said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement. The ministry said Pakistan's consular general in Houston paid the consular visits to Dr Siddiqui, periodically, to inquire about her wellbeing and conveyed her messages to Dr Aafia's family, if any. The…
WASHINGTON: The United States and Japan on Sunday called for an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council on North Korea after Pyongyang carried out its latest missile test, diplomats said. The meeting has been scheduled in principle for Tuesday afternoon, according to the UN mission of Uruguay, which currently holds the council's presidency. North Korea launched a ballistic missile early on Sunday in what was seen as a challenge to South Korea's new President Moon Jae-In, a liberal who has said he wants…
WASHINGTON: Government requests to Google for user data hit a record high in the second half of 2015, the online giant said.
Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria feels he is being mistreated in the spot-fixing case for being a Hindu.
BAGHDAD: Iraq's request to the U.S.-led coalition for air strikes in the campaign to retake Tikrit from Islamic State insurgents is "imminent", a senior diplomat from a Western nation that is part of the coalition told Reuters on Tuesday.
CALIFORNIA: Facebook Inc said requests by governments for user information rose by about a quarter in the first half of 2014 over the second half of last year.
ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on rejected the request of Punjab Government to postpone the by-elections in NA-149 Multan constituency, ARY News reports.