KARACHI: Chief of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Pakistan Farooq Sattar and Chairman Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Mustafa Kamal on Saturday shook hands and exchanged smiles and a few words during a seminar at Karachi University, ARY News reported. Upon arrival of Farooq Sattar, Mustafa Kamal rose from his seat to greet him. Both the former MQM leaders were seated side by side in the seminar organised by Karachi University. Kamal inquired after the MQM Pakistan chief’s health, specially about the injuries he received…
BERLIN: Footage of a young Muslim girl politely declining a handshake from the German president is now going viral on the internet. Joachim Gauck was visiting Theodor Heuss School in Offenbach at the end of last month in order to praise the community for integrating refugees and migrants so well. He shook hands with pupils who had lined up to greet him, some of them holding signs in languages including German and Arabic. When Gauck reached the Muslim girl, who was wearing a hijab, he reached his hand out to her –…
JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas shook hands and spoke briefly at Shimon Peres's funeral on Friday in a rare public encounter between the two men.
OTTAWA: Blame it on jet lag or maybe a precocious knowledge that his great-grandmother is Canada's head of state but Britain's 3-year-old Prince George just wasn't going to be charmed by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
THE HAGUE: Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu faced a potentially awkward encounter Wednesday, when a Dutch parliamentarian refused to shake hands with him and indicated towards a Palestinian flag pinned on his lapel.