Magnitude 5.0 quake strikes southwest Turkey

ISTANBUL: An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 hit southwest Turkey at 2022 GMT on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said. The epicentre was 31 km (20 miles) southeast of Mugla province, a popular... Read more »

Nawaz struggling for sanctity of vote, democracy: Maryam

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz on Wednesday said that the former premier was struggling for the sanctity of vote and the supremacy of democracy. She said that the rejection... Read more »

Second batch of USAID-funded vocational training programme graduates

KARACHI: United States (US) Deputy Consul General John Warner on Wednesday attended the graduation ceremony of 143 young girls trained under a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded training program implemented... Read more »

State failure

Even a pigeon doesn’t bow his head, within PML-N, without the leadership’s nod In any democratic setup, the citizens of the nation reserve the right to register their protest, peacefully. The right... Read more »

Israeli Jew’s photo at Masjid-i-Nabawi ensues Muslims protest and Instagram account suspension

Photographs and videos posted by a Russian-born Israeli Jew of his visit to a holy site in Saudi Arabia prompted angry comments from Muslim users on social media leading Facebook Inc.’s photo-sharing... Read more »

John Lennon’s diaries recovered by German police after theft

BERLIN: German police presented on Tuesday diaries, pairs of glasses and other items belonging to late Beatle John Lennon that were stolen from his widow Yoko Ono in 2006 and eventually ended... Read more »

France welcomes Mugabe’s decision to resign

France welcomed Robert Mugabe’s decision to resign as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, its foreign ministry saying it was ready to help the country deal with its political transition in cooperation with African... Read more »

LAHORE: E paper – November 22, 2017

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Senator suggests legislative framework for journalists’ safety

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Senator Farhatullah Babar on Tuesday urged the media persons to avail the two recent opportunities that opened up last week in the Senate to build a legislative... Read more »

Shehbaz reaches out to Indian counterpart to eliminate smog

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif  has written a letter to his Indian counterpart Amarinder Singh in a bid to encourage regional cooperation to eliminate smog. Government of Punjab’s twitter handle posted the... Read more »