The Express Tribune : Pakistan (263)

Four UN peacekeepers, soldier killed in Mali attacks: UN

Several of the attackers killed in retaliatory fire The post Four UN peacekeepers, soldier killed in Mali attacks: UN appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Business ties in line with law, Asif tells IHC

Foreign minister seeks dismissal of PTI leader's petition The post Business ties in line with law, Asif tells IHC appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa reviews security situation in Sui, Dera Bugti

Local notables acknowledge contributions of the security forces towards progress and stability of the area The post Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa reviews security situation in Sui, Dera Bugti appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Autocracies breed terrorism in Middle East: Qatari foreign minister

Accusing Saudi leadership of fracturing the region, Qatari FM says a pattern is emerging when they create a new crisis The post Autocracies breed terrorism in Middle East: Qatari foreign minister appeared first on The Express Tribune.

NACTA, UNDP sign MoU to empower Pakistani youth

Nacta will be supported by UNDP through an internship initiative The post NACTA, UNDP sign MoU to empower Pakistani youth appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Govt 'committed to protecting rights of women'

NA speaker urges coordinated efforts to eliminate violence against women The post Govt 'committed to protecting rights of women' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Sindh urges Islamabad to allow maximum utilisation of local gas

CM Murad Ali Shah writes to the prime minister to allocate all locally-produced natural gas for provincial use The post Sindh urges Islamabad to allow maximum utilisation of local gas appeared first on The Express Tribune.

$275m ADB loan to improve food security in Punjab

Loan will help build a surface irrigation system to increase agricultural production in Jhelum and Khushab districts The post $275m ADB loan to improve food security in Punjab appeared first on The Express Tribune.

China's Xi discusses Rohingya crisis with Myanmar army chief

China has offered diplomatic backing to its southern neighbour throughout the crisis The post China's Xi discusses Rohingya crisis with Myanmar army chief appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Imran Khan will even 'deal with the devil' for power: Saad Rafique

Railways minister says the decision of country's political leadership won't be taken behind closed doors anymore The post Imran Khan will even 'deal with the devil' for power: Saad Rafique appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Trash islands' off Central America indicate ocean pollution problem

Marine biologists say that much of the garbage sinks to the seabed, damaging underwater fauna The post 'Trash islands' off Central America indicate ocean pollution problem appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Radd-ul-Fasaad: Two held, explosives recovered in Balochistan raids

Intelligence-based operations carried out in Dera Bugti, Uch, Gulistan and Dera Murad Jamali: ISPR The post Radd-ul-Fasaad: Two held, explosives recovered in Balochistan raids appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Chinese province interested in setting up $15b industrial park in Punjab

Is also working on kicking off flights between Lahore and Chengdu The post Chinese province interested in setting up $15b industrial park in Punjab appeared first on The Express Tribune.

US calls upon Pakistan to arrest and charge Hafiz Saeed 'for his crimes'

State Department says it is 'deeply concerned' over JuD chief's release The post US calls upon Pakistan to arrest and charge Hafiz Saeed 'for his crimes' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Faheem Ashraf still in disbelief over T20I hat-trick

Says he can't believe he's done something no Pakistani had before him The post Faheem Ashraf still in disbelief over T20I hat-trick appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Five Ukraine soldiers killed as rebel infighting flares up

It said eight rebels had been killed and another nine wounded The post Five Ukraine soldiers killed as rebel infighting flares up appeared first on The Express Tribune.

At least 54 killed, 75 wounded in Egypt mosque attack

Attack took place near the provincial capital of El-Arish during weekly prayers The post At least 54 killed, 75 wounded in Egypt mosque attack appeared first on The Express Tribune.

FC defuses bomb under journalist's car hours in Khyber Agency

All four of them are under interrogation including one reporting for a foreign media house The post FC defuses bomb under journalist's car hours in Khyber Agency appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Afghan forces claim killing top Haqqani commander

The dead commander has been identified as Qari Qudrullah The post Afghan forces claim killing top Haqqani commander appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Fight breaks out in stands during first Ashes Test

Police were alarmed and tried to calm the situation around the ground The post Fight breaks out in stands during first Ashes Test appeared first on The Express Tribune.

From Myanmar to Zimbabwe, China's global footprint grows

Beijing boasts the world's largest standing army and the second biggest economy The post From Myanmar to Zimbabwe, China's global footprint grows appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Pakistani-American girl band Krewella and SNKM to do concert in Pakistan next month

Adil Omar and Talal Qureshi have been touring as SNKM with artists such as Diplo, Skrillex and Kesha The post Pakistani-American girl band Krewella and SNKM to do concert in Pakistan next month appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Top court issues notice over non removal of Dr Asim's name from ECL

SHC bench had earlier granted bail to Dr Asim on medical grounds in two other cases The post Top court issues notice over non removal of Dr Asim's name from ECL appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Comparing me with Nawaz is like drawing comparison between me and Sultana daku, says Imran

ATC rejects Imran's exemption requestion from personal appearance in PTV, parliamnet attack case The post Comparing me with Nawaz is like drawing comparison between me and Sultana daku, says Imran appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Women have 'just started' to speak out on sexual harassment: UN Women

"There are going to be many more women who are going to find their voices", says head of UN Women The post Women have 'just started' to speak out on sexual harassment: UN Women appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund, Unicef set up children's rights network

More than ten companies in which the fund has holdings will attend the first network event in Geneva The post Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund, Unicef set up children's rights network appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Smith leads Australia fight-back against England

Host finish day two of first Ashes Test at score of 165 for four, trailing visitors by 137 in first innings The post Smith leads Australia fight-back against England appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Japan's Osaka to snap sister city link with San Francisco over “comfort women” statue

In 2015, Japan and South Korea agreed the issue of 'comfort women' would be 'irreversibly resolved' The post Japan's Osaka to snap sister city link with San Francisco over “comfort women” statue appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Mob sets buses on fire after accident kills six-year-old in Karachi

Speeding passenger bus hits motorcycle killing six-year-old and injuring her father The post Mob sets buses on fire after accident kills six-year-old in Karachi appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Balkan women on their own against scourge of domestic abuse

Within one week in July this year, two men killed their wives at social care centres The post Balkan women on their own against scourge of domestic abuse appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Virtual reality boom brings giant robots, cyberpunk castles to China

It aims to increase demand for virtual entertainment that is set to propel tenfold growth in the country's VR market The post Virtual reality boom brings giant robots, cyberpunk castles to China appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Vast majority of suspects in graft probe agreeing to settle, crown prince says

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler' The post Vast majority of suspects in graft probe agreeing to settle, crown prince says appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Pope heads into Rohingya diplomatic minefield

Amnesty International says treatment of the Rohingya was racial discrimination on the level of apartheid South Africa The post Pope heads into Rohingya diplomatic minefield appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Marium Mukhtar remembered on her 2nd death anniversary

Marium was the first female pilot of Pakistan Air Force who sacrificed her life in line of duty and attained martyrdom The post Marium Mukhtar remembered on her 2nd death anniversary appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Oman enforces tolerance, keeping sectarian divide at bay

Respect for other religious sects is not an accident The post Oman enforces tolerance, keeping sectarian divide at bay appeared first on The Express Tribune.

13 Myanmar passengers killed in Thai van crash: police

The van was travelling to Bangkok when it crashed into the 10-wheeler in Singburi The post 13 Myanmar passengers killed in Thai van crash: police appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Venezuela's Maduro keeps eye on prize: 2018 presidential vote

Government sources say a buoyant Maduro is now considering driving home his advantage The post Venezuela's Maduro keeps eye on prize: 2018 presidential vote appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Terror bid foiled: Five TTP militants arrested with explosives in Shabqadar

Police say they have thwarted a major terror attack on polio vaccinators The post Terror bid foiled: Five TTP militants arrested with explosives in Shabqadar appeared first on The Express Tribune.

At least eight killed, over dozen injured in Jalalabad suicide attack

Islamic State claims responsibility for the deadly attack in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar The post At least eight killed, over dozen injured in Jalalabad suicide attack appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Abusive' counterterrorism law aims at silencing critics in Saudi Arabia: HRW

The law includes penalties of up to 10 years in jail for insulting the king and crown prince The post 'Abusive' counterterrorism law aims at silencing critics in Saudi Arabia: HRW appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Nawaz Sharif doesn't need Zardari's political crutches: Rana Sanaullah

Punjab law minister says PML-N chief wants to avoid derailment of democracy, organise elections on time The post Nawaz Sharif doesn't need Zardari's political crutches: Rana Sanaullah appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Govt can get rid of Faizabad protesters within three hours, claims interior minister

No one can force law minister to resign, conditions to end sit-in won't be accepted at gun point, says Ahsan Iqbal The post Govt can get rid of Faizabad protesters within three hours, claims interior minister appeared first on The Express Tribune.

China targets illegal flats after Beijing apartment block blaze kills 19

An investigation found the fire started in a refrigeration storage area that had been illegally built The post China targets illegal flats after Beijing apartment block blaze kills 19 appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Meghan Markle is reportedly engaged and moving in with Prince Harry

The duo is reportedly planning a summer wedding for late June, 2018 The post Meghan Markle is reportedly engaged and moving in with Prince Harry appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to start Rohingya return in two month

The stateless Rohingya have been the target of communal violence for years in Buddhist Myanmar The post Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to start Rohingya return in two month appeared first on The Express Tribune.

'Bitcoin was explicitly designed to be digital gold'

According to Ned Naylor-Leyland, the manager of Old Mutual Gold & Silver Fund The post 'Bitcoin was explicitly designed to be digital gold' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Karachi welcomes sighting of first killer whale at Churna Island

Video shows Karachi's killer whale which is known to be highly social animal that occur in stable social groups The post Karachi welcomes sighting of first killer whale at Churna Island appeared first on The Express Tribune.

IHC moved to ban Black Friday for being 'un-Islamic'

Consumers can be facilitated under the banner of 'Bright Friday' instead, petitioner recommends The post IHC moved to ban Black Friday for being 'un-Islamic' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

Coke Fest 2017 brings the best of Pakistani food and music to Lahore

The city relived its cultural legacy through interactive three-day festival The post Coke Fest 2017 brings the best of Pakistani food and music to Lahore appeared first on The Express Tribune.

COAS launches 'Khushhal Balochistan' project in Quetta

Prior to launch, a high level meeting concerning developmental project was held at Southern Command Headquarter The post COAS launches 'Khushhal Balochistan' project in Quetta appeared first on The Express Tribune.