Middle East

Palestinians welcome Turkey-Israel normalisation, Ankara says

ANKARA: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday that Palestinian authorities, including different political factions, welcome the normalisation of ties between Turkey and Israel and that they want the dialogue to continue. Speaking in a televised interview with broadcaster Haber Global, Cavusoglu said an ambassador candidate for Israel will be presented to President Tayyip […]


Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi seeks action against woman for hate crime against Indian-Americans

WASHINGTON: Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi has asked the police in Dallas to prosecute to the full extent of the law the woman responsible for the hate-motivated harassment and assault on four women of Indian descent last week, saying such bigoted attacks victimise not only those targeted by them but also broader communities. The Indian-American women […]


Asia Cup 2022, India v Pakistan: The way he finished off game was great: Babar Azam praises Hardik Pandya | Cricket News

DUBAI: Pakistan skipper Babar Azam heaped praise on India all-rounder Hardik Pandya, who took Men in Blue to a thrilling victory in their Asia Cup 2022 match in Dubai on Sunday. The crucial partnership between Ravindra Jadeja and Hardik Pandya helped India defeat arch-rivals Pakistan by five wickets at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on […]


Experienced Truss favourite to be next UK PM

LONDON: Liz Truss has emerged as the clear favourite to succeed Boris Johnson as leader of the ruling Conservative party and UK prime minister, using her political experience to pull ahead of challenger Rishi Sunak. Sunak helped to spark the contest after resigning in opposition to a series of government scandals, prompting others to follow […]


Pakistani journalist booked for linking ‘disrespectful’ statements about Islam to ex-PM Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Police have registered a case against a journalist on allegations of attributing “disrespectful” statements “not based on facts” about Islam to former prime minister Imran Khan. The case was registered at RA Bazar police station in Rawalpindi on Saturday against Waqar Satti on the complaint of a cable operator named Chaudhry Nasir Qayyum, […]