CNN fires analyst Marc Lamont Hill after UN speech on Israel

NEW YORK –  CNN on Thursday parted ways with contributor Marc Lamont Hill after a speech the college professor made on Israel and Palestine at the United Nations. A CNN spokesperson confirmed Hill is no longer under contract. The network did not give a reason, but the move comes amid objections to Hill’s speech by […]

Will Imran Khan change Pakistan’s stance toward Israel?

Much has been written in national and international press about Imran Khan’s address to the nation since his party won majority in the parliament in July 25 election. Media outlets at home and abroad ran editorials and analyses on what Khan’s victory means for his country and the world at large. The part of his […]

UN chief urges Israel, Hamas to avoid another ‘devastating conflict’

UNITED NATIONS,:Expressing deep concern over the latest flare-up of violence around Gaza, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday urged Israel and Hamas to “step back from the brink of another devastating conflict”. “I am gravely concerned over the dangerous escalation of violence in Gaza and southern Israel,” the UN chief said in a statement. […]

Palestine Liberation Organization announces to suspend its recognition of Israel

Jerusalem: Palestine Liberation Organization has announced to suspend its recognition of Israel until it recognizes a state of Palestine based on pre-1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital. According to Palestine’s official news agency, Central Council after two-day meeting in Ramallah said PLO and Palestinian Authority will also end security coordination and suspend economic […]

UN wants to remain steadfast partner of Saudi Arabia: Donald Trump

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the “United States intends to remain a steadfast partner of Saudi Arabia to ensure the interests of our country, Israel and all other partners in the region.” “We may never know all of the facts surrounding the murder of Mr. Jamal Khashoggi. In any case, our relationship is […]

Information Minister rejects reports of any Israeli plane landing in Pakistan

Islamabad: Information Minister Chaudhary Fawad Hussain says Pakistan will continue its political and diplomatic support to the people of occupied Kashmir in their just struggle for right to self-determination till end. Addressing Workers Convention in Jhelum on Saturday evening, he said Indian state has been involved in inhuman treatment toward innocent Kashmiris. The Minister said […]

U.S. will never introduce Middle East peace plan: Says Palestinian authority

JERICHO: The United States won’t present its hotly anticipated arrangement for Israeli-Palestinian peace at any point in the near future and is rather endeavoring to singularly change the terms of reference for any future proposition, a senior Palestinian authority said on Saturday. Resounding profound suspicion among the Palestinians, Arab nations and experts, Saeb Erekat, the […]

Pakistan wasting ten trillion gallons of water annually Agri research budget should be increased

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Sunday said our country is more concerned about dams being built by a neighbouring country and less concerned about building dams itself. All the efforts to stop other countries from building dams have remained futile as international institutions and the world community is not […]

World community ‘deaf and dumb’ to the occupation of Kashmir, says Mark Siegel

KARACHI – Some 13 million Muslims in the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) have been living under harsh occupation conditions, but the international community, including the Muslim countries, seems to have turned its back on the issue. This was stated by Mark Siegel, the world-renowned American journalist, and lobbyist, in an exclusive interview given to Pakistan-based […]

The 10 Health Benefits of Wine

e drink it with a nice dinner. We covet it after a long day. When we gather for a celebration, it always finds its way to the table. Yes, we’re talking about wine. Wine is the center of happiness. It relaxes our mind and brings smiles to faces. Beyond the mental happiness, drinking alcohol can be good for your physical health […]