The Express Tribune : International (272)

ECP won't use electronic voting machines in 2018 elections

Cites lack of time and technical difficulties as reasons The post ECP won't use electronic voting machines in 2018 elections appeared first on The Express Tribune.

China's unmanned helicopters pass high-plateau testing

Three copters have applications in counter-terrorism, drug policing, border patrols, meteorology and mapping The post China's unmanned helicopters pass high-plateau testing appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Market watch: Selling in oil sector drags KSE-100 down by over 300 points

Benchmark index drops 0.80% to settle at 40,266.21 points The post Market watch: Selling in oil sector drags KSE-100 down by over 300 points appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Govt searches for new finance minister after Dar relieved of duties

Among the names mentioned in media as possible finance chiefs are Miftah Ismail and Sartaj Aziz The post Govt searches for new finance minister after Dar relieved of duties appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Pakistan's biggest sale gets a fitting name: Daraz announces Big Friday

Daraz promises a Big Friday shopping bonanza like never before The post Pakistan's biggest sale gets a fitting name: Daraz announces Big Friday appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Saudi Arabia aims to issue tourist visas next year

Mohammed bin Salman is seeking to develop new industries to wean his country off its dependency on oil exports The post Saudi Arabia aims to issue tourist visas next year appeared first on The Express Tribune.

India outraged over Hafiz Saeed's release order

Appears to be an attempt to mainstream proscribed terrorists, says India's foreign ministry spokesperson The post India outraged over Hafiz Saeed's release order appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Saudi woman attempts 'street surfing' in Jeddah floodwater

Some users, however, have raised questions over the surfer's gender The post Saudi woman attempts 'street surfing' in Jeddah floodwater appeared first on The Express Tribune.

American mercenaries are torturing Saudi princes: British media

As many as 17 detainees required medical treatment according to doctors The post American mercenaries are torturing Saudi princes: British media appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Three Muslim clerics attacked for covering their heads on train in India

All three men have been admitted to a hospital according to reports The post Three Muslim clerics attacked for covering their heads on train in India appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Islamic State beheads 15 of its own fighters - Afghan official

Nangarhar is a volatile hub for Islamic State and other militant groups The post Islamic State beheads 15 of its own fighters - Afghan official appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Egypt PM leaves country for medical treatment

Ismail, who has reportedly been ill, will likely be replaced by a caretaker prime minister during his absence. The post Egypt PM leaves country for medical treatment appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Child marriage' bill stirs outrage in Iraq

Foreign missions in Baghdad and the United Nations have slammed the bill The post 'Child marriage' bill stirs outrage in Iraq appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Iran Guards chief: Disarming Lebanon's Hezbollah non-negotiable

Regional tensions have risen in recent weeks between Saudi Arabia and Iran The post Iran Guards chief: Disarming Lebanon's Hezbollah non-negotiable appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Quaid-e-Azam Trophy's top-scorer out to replace Younus

Saad Ali vows to keep his head down and work hard in order to earn a place in the national side The post Quaid-e-Azam Trophy's top-scorer out to replace Younus appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Islam gave me a sense of belonging': Story of an Aussie convert

Maestracci too has faced Islamophobia The post 'Islam gave me a sense of belonging': Story of an Aussie convert appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Android uses your location even when you disable tracking

It gathers and sends data back to Google when the phone is connected to the internet The post Android uses your location even when you disable tracking appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Mumbai police tweets Varun Dhawan's dangerous road activities

Rebukes Varun's explanation, doubts 'presence' of photographer to capture his gesture The post Mumbai police tweets Varun Dhawan's dangerous road activities appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Officials asked to devise plan for cleanliness programme

Cleanliness arrangements were being launched under the rural development package The post Officials asked to devise plan for cleanliness programme appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Fruit market to be shifted to new site

The deputy commissioner issued directions to market committee officials for completion of remaining developmental work The post Fruit market to be shifted to new site appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Salman Khan loses lots of weight for 'Race 3'

This is the first time Salman is going to be part of the blockbuster franchise... The post Salman Khan loses lots of weight for 'Race 3' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

PLA stands behind expelled employees

PLA Head says it was highly unfortunate that over 15,000 employees of PLD had been working on an ad-hoc basis The post PLA stands behind expelled employees appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Escape from North Korea: video shows defector under fire

Last time a North Korean soldier had defected across the JSA was in 2007 The post Escape from North Korea: video shows defector under fire appeared first on The Express Tribune.

No squatter home count

Record keeping is not a strongest point of government authorities The post No squatter home count appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Press in Balochistan

Following the atrocious human-rights situation in Balochistan, anti-state elements have now targeted the media The post Press in Balochistan appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Abandoning the green passport

We pride on our sportsmen when they bring us international recognition The post Abandoning the green passport appeared first on The Express Tribune.

No to Chinese currency

the government has declined China's demand for using its currency in the Gwadar free zone The post No to Chinese currency appeared first on The Express Tribune.

TEVTA tailors courses to suit industries

Chairman claims students under its programmes are performing better than the rest The post TEVTA tailors courses to suit industries appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar granted sick leave, relieved of his duties

Portfolio of finance ministry will remain with the prime minister until Dar's return The post Finance Minister Ishaq Dar granted sick leave, relieved of his duties appeared first on The Express Tribune.

COAS appoints Lt Gen Anwar Hyder as Col Commandant Military Police Corps

Also attends funeral prayers of army's martyred officer, Major Ishaq The post COAS appoints Lt Gen Anwar Hyder as Col Commandant Military Police Corps appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Black goat' causing 'environmental damage' to thrive again in Israel

Black goat has been barred since 1950 from forests, woodlands under a law that says they cause environmental damage The post 'Black goat' causing 'environmental damage' to thrive again in Israel appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Yemen port, airport to reopen to aid: Saudi-led coalition

A total blockade of Yemen's ports and airports was imposed after Huthi rebels fired a missile at Riyadh 2 weeks ago The post Yemen port, airport to reopen to aid: Saudi-led coalition appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Pope to meet Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Francis has repeatedly spoken out over persecution of religious minority by Myanmar authorities The post Pope to meet Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Senate fails to pass delimitation bill yet again over lack of quorum

At least 69 votes are needed to pass the bill The post Senate fails to pass delimitation bill yet again over lack of quorum appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Maqbool — the rowed less travelled

42-year-old rower wins hearts and gold with unique story The post Maqbool — the rowed less travelled appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Better to get rid of PML-N MNAs who didn't support us in NA: Saad Rafique

Govt garnered support of 163 MNAs against Election Act, 2017, though PML-N alone has 188 lawmakers in NA The post Better to get rid of PML-N MNAs who didn't support us in NA: Saad Rafique appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Market watch: Stocks end little changed as profit-taking sets in

Benchmark KSE-100 Index edges up 0.11% to settle at 40,591.87 The post Market watch: Stocks end little changed as profit-taking sets in appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Like Baloch rebels, Karachiites too deserve a 'second chance': Mustafa Kamal

Says his visit to Balochistan has been 'positive' The post Like Baloch rebels, Karachiites too deserve a 'second chance': Mustafa Kamal appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Rapper Nelly to perform at an all-male concert in Saudi Arabia

The event will take place in Jeddah next month The post Rapper Nelly to perform at an all-male concert in Saudi Arabia appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Real chance' to end Syria war, Putin tells Turkey, Iran leaders

Putin opened a summit with leaders of Turkey, Iran in effort to reboot peace process in the war-ravaged country The post 'Real chance' to end Syria war, Putin tells Turkey, Iran leaders appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Tillerson calls Myanmar operation against Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

Human rights monitors have accused Myanmar's military of atrocities, including rape, against the stateless Rohingya The post Tillerson calls Myanmar operation against Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

China slams 'wrong' US sanctions on North Korea-tied traders

China has pressed for dialogue, saying this week that "more should be done" to hold talks to resolve crisis The post China slams 'wrong' US sanctions on North Korea-tied traders appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Girl paraded naked in DI Khan: Court orders HR directorate to oversee case

Decision comes after police chief's assurance that full security will be given to the victim's family The post Girl paraded naked in DI Khan: Court orders HR directorate to oversee case appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Harvey Weinstein targeted a 'hit-list' to cover up his sexual abuse

The list contains names of many actors, employees who have now come forward to accuse him The post Harvey Weinstein targeted a 'hit-list' to cover up his sexual abuse appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Filipino ex-priest faces US extradition on sex charges

Sayasaya accused of molesting two boys in the state of North Dakota where he worked for the Catholic Church The post Filipino ex-priest faces US extradition on sex charges appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Pakistan elected to head UN commission on investment, development

Election reflects international community's recognition of Pakistan's role as an important trade player: FO The post Pakistan elected to head UN commission on investment, development appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Mafia godfather buried amid friends and foes in Corleone

Nicknamed "The Beast" because of his cruelty, Salvatore "Toto" Riina succumbed to cancer last week aged 87 The post Mafia godfather buried amid friends and foes in Corleone appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Water crisis attributed to failure of governance

Ishrat Hussain laments on gap between policies and implementation The post Water crisis attributed to failure of governance appeared first on The Express Tribune.

8 Pakistani celebs who will give you major #FitnessGoals

From Mehwish Hayat to Meesha Shafi, see who's gym routine you would follow... The post 8 Pakistani celebs who will give you major #FitnessGoals appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Barn owls mistaken for aliens in India's Visakhapatnam

Three chicks were caught on film by residents who believed they had come across extraterrestrials The post Barn owls mistaken for aliens in India's Visakhapatnam appeared first on The Express Tribune.