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Female boxers seek govt help, cooperation

Female boxers spoke about the problems they are facing in the society and the failure of the government in supporting them. Boxer Najma lamented on the athletes not getting any support from the government. “The government does not support us,” she said. “Boxers have to bear the taunts of the society.” “We request the Punjab…

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May 15, 2018


PML-N to garner more support if votes are not respected: Nawaz

NEWS DESK: People will support PML-N even more if their votes are not respected, said former PM Nawaz Sharif on Monday. He was addressing the media after appearing before the accountability court at the Federal Judicial Complex in Islamabad. The court was hearing the Flagship Investments reference. The Sharif family is facing three corruption references…

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March 5, 2018


Trudeau received with “polite displeasure” in India over support to Sikh nationalists

NEWS DESK: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was given a guarded welcome to India as a way of showing “polite displeasure” over his country’s sympathies with Sikh nationalists, an expert has said, reported The Independent. Mr Trudeau touched down at New Delhi airport over the weekend to be greeted only by a junior agricultural minister….

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February 21, 2018


In Pennsylvania, women who voted for Trump voice support after first year

NEWS DESK: The first year of Donald Trump’s unorthodox presidency may have been a dizzying ride, but Belinda Miller has never regretted voting for him in 2016, reported Reuters. “My 401(k) and my 403 have soared, and if anybody doesn’t realize that, they’ve been asleep for a year,” said Miller, a 50-year-old emergency room nurse…

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January 21, 2018


“It’s extremely wrong”: Kangana on death threats to Deepika

NEWS DESK: Deepika Padukone has been receiving threats of physical harm by many groups. They allege that her film, Padmavati, by Sanjay Leela Bhansali has distorted history. Many B-Town stars including Shahid Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Sonakshi Sinha and Hrithik Roshan have supported Deepika. The film which was to release on December 1 has been voluntarily…

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December 8, 2017


Muslims lend support after Jewish place of worship is defaced with Nazi graffiti

NEWS DESK: A group of Muslim men have offered a wonderful gesture to their local Jewish community in Leeds, after a synagogue was targeted with racist Nazi graffiti, reported The Independent. The swastika and a racial slur were daubed on the sign outside the Etz Chaim synagogue in Leeds on Tuesday night, shocking the community….

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October 15, 2017


Political parties back FATA’s merger with KPK

At a multi-party conference organized by Jamaat-e-Islami in Islamabad, political parties discussed and supported FATA’s proposed merger with KPK.

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November 3, 2015


Pakistan cricketers promise support to earthquake victims

DUBAI: Pakistani cricketers have pledged their support to the relief effort in the wake of the massive earthquake on Monday that left more than 300 people dead in the country. The 7.5 magnitude quake hit Afghanistan and north-west Pakistan, and the current confirmed death toll of 304 is set to rise as rescuers reach remote…

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October 27, 2015


Army has full support of govt, people of Pakistan: Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior & Narcotics Control Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Monday expressed displeasure over the implication of Pakistan Army into politics. “Pakistan Army is a disciplined and highly professional force,” Khan said rejecting media reports regarding alleged involvement of some army officials in last year's sit-in here. He was speaking to reporters here at…

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August 3, 2015


Experts support call for lower cancer drug prices

NEW YORK: A group of 118 leading cancer experts have developed a list of proposals designed to reduce the cost of cancer drugs, and support a grassroots patient protest movement to pressure drug companies to charge what they deem a fair value for treatments. The experts include former presidents of the American Society of Clinical…

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July 23, 2015


Pentagon chief to seek greater NATO support on Europe trip

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter will visit his European counterparts this week to take stock of cooperation with NATO in the wake of Russian aggression in Crimea and Ukraine. The visit comes as officials say the military bloc's activity in Europe is at its strongest in decades. “This month the US and NATO…

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June 21, 2015


World Bank, Pakistan sign $500m credit to support growth

WASHINGTON: The World Bank and Pakistan on Thursday signed the Second Fiscally Sustainable and Inclusive Growth DPC (Development Policy Credit) of $500 million to support Pakistan's efforts to reinvigorate growth and stabilize the economy. Pakistan's ambassador to the United States Jalil Abbas Jilani and Annette Dixon, the World Bank Vice President for the South Asian…

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June 18, 2015


Reham Khan vows all-out support to street children

LAHORE: Reham Khan, wife of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, vowed on Saturday to work for street children and give them better living conditions. Addressing a ceremony for the street children here, she said that we all are guilty if a single child is on street and away from school and own home. “Children…

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May 23, 2015


Shaharyar Khan calls for more Asian support

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan hopes that Zimbabwe's tour of the country will be a proving ground for others and has called on their Asian rivals to lead the way. Zimbabwe are the first test-playing nation to tour Pakistan since a 2009 terror attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore…

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May 21, 2015


Top aide to Iran's leader meets Syria's Assad, pledges support

BEIRUT: A top aide to Iran's leader met Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday, footage on Syrian state television showed, underlining firm Iranian support for Damascus as it faces mounting pressure from insurgents in a four-year-old civil war. The meeting came as insurgents in Idlib province seized an army base from the Syrian military, expanding…

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May 19, 2015


MWM to support PTI in NA-246 by-polls

KARACHI: Majlis-e-Wahdatul Muslimeen (MWM) has decided to support Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Imran Ismail in April 23 by-elections on Karachi’s NA-246 constituency, Samaa reported Sunday. Reports said the decision would be formally announced at a press conference today evening. The decision came on the day when PTI was showing political power in the city with…

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April 19, 2015


Saudi-led coalition seeks UN support on Yemen rebels

ADEN: The Saudi-led coalition waging air strikes in Yemen takes its offensive to the diplomatic stage Tuesday, seeking a UN demand that rebels retreat and an arms embargo and sanctions against their leaders. The draft UN Security Council resolution put forward by Jordan and Gulf countries could be blocked by veto-wielding Russia which has friendly…

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April 14, 2015


Saudi FM condemns Iranian 'support' for Yemen rebels

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Tuesday denounced Iran's “support” for rebels seeking to “destabilise” neighbouring Yemen, insisting that the authorities in his country are not “warmongers”. Saudi Arabia leads an Arab coalition which since Thursday has been carrying out air strikes against the Huthi rebels and their allies in Yemen. The Huthis and their…

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March 31, 2015


Dar pledges full support for BISP

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance, Ishaq Dar has said that needy people had the right to be the first beneficiary of the state resources and that government would extend all possible support to Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) to extend its outreach to the most deserving segments of the population. The minister stated this while…

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March 21, 2015


Dar pledges support for KP's economic uplift

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar Tuesday said government would extend all possible support to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) administration for economic uplift of the militancy-torn province. This he said during a meeting with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak. Khawaja Asif, Federal Minister for Water and Power, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi,Federal Minister for…

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February 24, 2015


PM thanks political parties for bill’s support

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today thanked all political parties for extending support to the government for unanimous approval of 21st Constitutional Amendment Bill 2015 and Army Act Bill 2015. Speaking on the floor of Upper House, Prime Minister Sharif said that government would not sit idle till the elimination of last terrorist. “I felicitate…

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January 6, 2015