The Express Tribune : International (224)

Why the census is important for Pakistan

Pakistan's last census was held nearly 20 years ago The post Why the census is important for Pakistan appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Goodbye, Dr Ruth Pfau

Let us not lose her legacy, let us receive her baton and make a new beginning where Dr Pfau left The post Goodbye, Dr Ruth Pfau appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Tax havens in trouble

Tax havens have attracted large companies along with wealthy private investors The post Tax havens in trouble appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Over 35m Pakistanis above age 20 suffer from diabetes

Health expert says early prevention programmes at school level to tackle the threat of diabetes are imperative The post Over 35m Pakistanis above age 20 suffer from diabetes appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Regularising stay of refugees

Some 200,000 unregistered Afghans had returned to their country in 2016 to avoid deportation The post Regularising stay of refugees appeared first on The Express Tribune.

BRT firm gets top bosses

The Board of Directors of TransPeshawar has appointed Altaf Durrani as its CEO The post BRT firm gets top bosses appeared first on The Express Tribune.

True aim of development

Despite intermittent periods of growth, our country remains low on human development indicators The post True aim of development appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Protecting the whistleblowers

There are several mountains to climb when it comes to fighting corruption The post Protecting the whistleblowers appeared first on The Express Tribune.

No-confidence motion tabled against PTI, JI in Charsadda assembly

Power wrangling in district seen as litmus test of ruling coalition's strength The post No-confidence motion tabled against PTI, JI in Charsadda assembly appeared first on The Express Tribune.

World Humanitarian Day

This World Humanitarian Day calls for continued focus on the rights and dignity of people The post World Humanitarian Day appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Altaf Hussain meets US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, Khan of Kalat in London

The lawmaker assures Altaf of raising his grievances in the US Congress and other forums, claims MQM-London The post Altaf Hussain meets US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, Khan of Kalat in London appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Second-year student killed in PTI, PML-N clash in Khanewal

Aalim Amir was a member of the PML-N students wing The post Second-year student killed in PTI, PML-N clash in Khanewal appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Hundreds flood Kochi streets to catch a glimpse of Sunny Leone

News of her visit sends fans into frenzy; police book many for 'obstruction in public way' The post Hundreds flood Kochi streets to catch a glimpse of Sunny Leone appeared first on The Express Tribune.

We'll come out strong and beat India, says Sri Lanka's Tharanga

Sri Lanka ODI captain backs his side to recover in white-ball format The post We'll come out strong and beat India, says Sri Lanka's Tharanga appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Martial urges teammates to keep feet on ground

Frenchman feels United shouldn't let impressive start to new season get to their heads The post Martial urges teammates to keep feet on ground appeared first on The Express Tribune.

After terror attack, sports fraternity stands with Barcelona

Messi, Ronaldo, others condemn deadly incident The post After terror attack, sports fraternity stands with Barcelona appeared first on The Express Tribune.

BLA commander among 22 insurgents surrender in Quetta

According to ISPR, Friday's ceremony was part of a number of events held in different parts of Balochistan The post BLA commander among 22 insurgents surrender in Quetta appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Neymar already giving Toulouse nightmares

Dupraz admits his side will park the bus at PSG home The post Neymar already giving Toulouse nightmares appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Soldier-cum-boxer Awais promises medal at World Championship

30-year-old, country's only pugilist in the event, to compete in 81-kg category The post Soldier-cum-boxer Awais promises medal at World Championship appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Whale shark pup rescued, released back into ocean off Balochistan coast

Fishermen came across the shark pup entangled in a net 2 km north of Churna Island The post Whale shark pup rescued, released back into ocean off Balochistan coast appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Spanish emergency service claims Pakistanis among dead, injured in attacks

Foreign Office, however, says Pakistani embassy, consulate general have not received any reports The post Spanish emergency service claims Pakistanis among dead, injured in attacks appeared first on The Express Tribune.

South Africa to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity: government source

Grace Mugabe is expected to attend the summit as part of a "first spouses" program The post South Africa to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity: government source appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Nawaz, his sons don't turn up for recording statements with NAB

Sharif family likely to respond to NAB team through their counsel The post Nawaz, his sons don't turn up for recording statements with NAB appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Pictures of the day: August 18, 2017

13 photos from events around the world The post Pictures of the day: August 18, 2017 appeared first on The Express Tribune.

PAT challenges decision to accept Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers

PAT candidate moves appellate tribunal saying that returning officer accepted the papers ignoring 'concealed facts' The post PAT challenges decision to accept Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Assad advisor says Syria war nearing its end

With help of Russia and Iran, Damascus has shored up its rule over much of the country's populated west The post Assad advisor says Syria war nearing its end appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Peru military brass convicted in 1980s killings of 53 people

The hearing detailed kidnappings, torture and executions of the 53 people at the Domingo Ayarza barracks The post Peru military brass convicted in 1980s killings of 53 people appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Why are dogs turning blue in India?

Stray dogs often wade into the river and come out with blue fur The post Why are dogs turning blue in India? appeared first on The Express Tribune.

White House alliance trumps neo-Nazi condemnation for Israel

Critics have accused Netanyahu of being slow to condemn extremism and anti-Semitism The post White House alliance trumps neo-Nazi condemnation for Israel appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Minor succumbs to open manhole  

There was darkness around the road due to load shedding and the gutter opening had no lid on it The post Minor succumbs to open manhole   appeared first on The Express Tribune.

MS suspended after surgery photo goes viral

Doctor proclaims innocence, says he has not violated code of ethics The post MS suspended after surgery photo goes viral appeared first on The Express Tribune.

The coming of revolution

It is now important than ever for the PAT chief to come up with a strong political rhetoric The post The coming of revolution appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Govt committed to wiping out spurious drugs, says CM

Shehbaz says testing labs in province are a source of pride for nation The post Govt committed to wiping out spurious drugs, says CM appeared first on The Express Tribune.

It is time to panic

The magazine calls women to get together' in their homes and congregate to join extremist forces The post It is time to panic appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Afghan endgame — military action or political activism?

What would yield a stable Afghanistan? The post Afghan endgame — military action or political activism? appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Despicable behaviour

The leader of the government in the Senate told Hanson that the ruling coalition had no intention of banning the burqa The post Despicable behaviour appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Sardar Yaqoob made PML-N's acting chief

Senior figures disapprove of name being leaked to media a day earlier, Shahbaz likely to become president after Eid The post Sardar Yaqoob made PML-N's acting chief appeared first on The Express Tribune.

New US strategy for Afghanistan

Pakistani state and intelligentsia may consider that US is making it a scapegoat for its own failure in Afghanistan The post New US strategy for Afghanistan appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Currency: Rupee stable against dollar

However, International Monetary Fund has repeatedly said Pakistan's rupee is overvalued by 5-20% The post Currency: Rupee stable against dollar appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Van ploughs into crowd in Barcelona, injuries reported

Security forces cordon the incident site The post Van ploughs into crowd in Barcelona, injuries reported appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Nawaz says avoiding clash among institutions not his responsibility alone

Refutes claims that he could not get along with any army chief The post Nawaz says avoiding clash among institutions not his responsibility alone appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Be vigilant of hostile narratives on social media, COAS advises youths

Gen Qamar meets youths undertaking internship programme at Inter Services Publication Directorate The post Be vigilant of hostile narratives on social media, COAS advises youths appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Do you want to destroy the Taj Mahal? Top court asks Modi govt

SC remarks come during hearing of a plea seeking its nod to cut over 400 trees to lay down an additional railway track The post Do you want to destroy the Taj Mahal? Top court asks Modi govt appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Taiwan condemns jailing of Hong Kong democracy activists

China is accused of tightening its grip in semi-autonomous Hong Kong The post Taiwan condemns jailing of Hong Kong democracy activists appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Faisal Iqbal wants to replace Younus, Misbah

35-year-old confident he provides right mixture of experience, form and fitness The post Faisal Iqbal wants to replace Younus, Misbah appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Top professional golfers of humble background accuse Islamabad Club of humiliating' treatment

Gold medalists Shabbir Hussain, Azhar Hussain Bokhari approach IHC saying they faced social and class discrimination' The post Top professional golfers of humble background accuse Islamabad Club of humiliating' treatment appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Sanctioning Kashmiri freedom movement 'completely unjustified': Foreign Office

The US listed on Wednesday Hizbul Mujahideen as a counter-designated group The post Sanctioning Kashmiri freedom movement 'completely unjustified': Foreign Office appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Alpha male body language could be a sign of cheating, says expert

Do you think your partner is cheating on you? The post Alpha male body language could be a sign of cheating, says expert appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Trump claims media 'misrepresent' his Charlottesville comments

One protester killed in violent clashes between neo-Nazi, so-called "Alt-Right" demonstrators and counter-protesters The post Trump claims media 'misrepresent' his Charlottesville comments appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Umar Akmal issued show-cause over Arthur outburst

PCB gives batsman seven days to file a reply over his words to media The post Umar Akmal issued show-cause over Arthur outburst appeared first on The Express Tribune.