Thursday, July 9, 2020

Europe

We were aware of US troops withdrawal from Syria, says May

British Prime Minister has been in talks with the administration of US President Donald Trump over his decision to withdraw troops from Syria, a spokesman for British Prime Minister Theresa May said. "We have been in consultations with our...

Britain, Switzerland to sign citizen protection agreement after Brexit

The Britain and the Swiss government have agreed to sign a pact and aimed at protecting the interests of the citizens of the two countries after Britain leaves the European Union. The Swiss authorities stated that the agreement was...

Cristiano Ronaldo to sell Manchester’s home in 3.25 million pounds

MANCHESTER: Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, the star of Italian club Juventus, has offered his home in Manchester for 3.25 million pounds. Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo, who bought home worth 3.85 million pounds in Manchester City in 2006, is currently on sale...

Russia hopes to hold Syrian Constitutional Committee in Geneva in early 2019

MOSCOW: Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday that her country hoped to convene the Syrian Constitutional Committee in Geneva early next year. "We hope that this important body will be able to meet in Geneva and start...

MPs demand Corbin an apology over “Stupid” remarks

LONDON: Jeremy Corbin, leader of the opposition Labor Party, has been widely criticized and pressed for an apology after MPs accused him of portraying the prime minister as a "stupid woman" during an angry exchange of comments in the...

Messi receives gold shoe award

MADRID: Barcelona's Lionel Messi won the Golden Shoe after winning the top scorer in the European Big League last season. Lionel Messi received the Golden Boot award as the top scorer for the Big 5 last season during a ceremony...

Libyan authorities foil smuggling of $2 million 9-MM rounds from Turkey

TRIPOLI: The Libyan authorities seized a 40-foot container from Turkey carrying more than $2 million and 518,000 9-mm Turkish pistol rounds before reaching armed militias in Libyan territory, a Libyan source at the port of Al-Khums revealed on Tuesday. ...

Four terror attacks occurred in France in four years

PARIS: The shooting at a Christmas market, the city of Strasbourg on December 11, 2018 has added to the long list of acts of terror that took place in France. This series of terror and shooting action caused the...

French Farmers denounces Macron’s wage raise, tax cut offer

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron tried to quell the yellow vest protest by raising minimum wages and cutting taxes, but was rejected by the farmers' union. President Emmanuel Macron tried to calm the yellow vest demonstrators, by offering a monthly...

Russia blames Ukraine for military attack

KIEV: Ukrainian government is reportedly preparing to carry out a military offensive in the east, which will trigger a large-scale military offensive against rebel forces. The Russian government says this attack will occur in recent days and aims to influence...

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Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some...

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

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Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...

Banks performance under SBP Rozgar Refinance Scheme supported by Government of Pakistan’s Risk Sharing Facility

On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan introduced a refinance scheme to provide concessional credit at 3% interest rate and generous repayment terms...

SBP calls meeting of Bank Presidents, top builders on Naya Pakistan Housing Program

Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir called a meeting of Banks on Wednesday for deliberations on the measures proposed by Naya...