Category Archives: Technology

25,000 displaced as clashes surge in Libya’s Tripoli: UNICEF

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that the number of Libyans to have been displaced by on-again, off-again clashes in Tripoli � which first erupted late last month � has risen to 25,000, about half of them

Britain’s UKIP party proposes anti-Islam “interim manifesto”

Britain's UK Independence Party (UKIP) presented plans on Friday to establish all-Muslim prisons, enhanced screening for migrants coming from abroad and to abolish some equality and anti-racism laws at a conference in Birmingham.The party has claimed e...

Arab League slams US closure of PLO diplomatic mission

The Arab League on Tuesday decried a US decision to close the diplomatic mission of the umbrella Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in Washington, saying the move undermines the Palestinian cause. "Since the declaration of Jerusalem as the capita...

Hydro-power plant inaugurated in South Waziristan

Electricity has been provided to residents of Badar Gigakhel area on Pakistan-Afghanistan border in South Waziristan.Deputy Commander Kanigaram area Colonel Ali Jafri inaugurated a hydropower plant, which was built with Pakistan Army's cooperation. In ...

ICC says can rule on Rohingya deportations from Myanmar

The International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction to probe the forced deportation of Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar's military as a possible crime against humanity.A three-judge panel said in a written summary of their decision that the Court has ...

UN: Ceasefire agreed to end fighting in Libya’s Tripoli

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya says rival militias in the capital agreed to end all hostilities.The announcement came after Libyan authorities said that the death toll from the violence had risen to sixty one.Under the auspices of United

LUMHS organizes public awareness walk in Hyderabad to mark World Hepatitis Day

Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro organized a public awareness walk in Hyderabad to mark the World Hepatitis Day.Addressing the participants Vice Chancellor of University Professor Bikha Ram Devrajani said Hepatitis B a...

PAKISTAN: DOCTORS SAY JAILED FORMER PM SHARIF SHOULD BE TRANSFERRED TO HOSPITAL

requested prison authorities in Rawalpindi to transfer him to a hospital, a government official said.Sharif and his daughter Maryam were arrested on July 13, minutes after they returned to Pakistan seeking to revitalise their flagging party ahead of a ...