Russian ‘Eternal’ President signs law allowing him to hold office till 2036

MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday changed the country’s constitution that will allow him to run for two more terms and allowing him the chance to remain in power until 2036. Putin, 68, who is currently serving his second consecutive term as president and his fourth in total, will potentially remain in power until the age of 83. The

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Armed man, chanting slogans of terrorist outfit, arrested from Holy Kaaba

RIYADH – An armed man chanting slogans of a terrorist organization was held from the premises of Makkah’s Grand Mosque, Saudi Press Agency reported Tuesday. The man had been nabbed on the first floor of the mosque. He was brandishing a knife and sloganeering terror organization slogans after Asr’s (afternoon) prayer. The authorities have started the legal proceedings against the

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Pakistan refutes all rumors to resume trade with India until restoration of Article 370 in IOK

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s federal cabinet has shot down the rumors in mainstream media about the resumption of trade ties with arch-rival India until India reviewed its 2019 move to revoke the semi-autonomous status of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. On Wednesday, the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of Pakistan had suggested the import of cotton and sugar from India because of

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‘Pakistan desire result-oriented dialogue’, PM Imran writes back to Indian PM

ISLAMABAD/ NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday replied back to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi’s letter expressing gratitude for the greetings on Pakistan Day. In his reply to the recent letter from New Delhi, the premier thanked Modi, 70, and said the people of Pakistan also desire peaceful cooperative relations with all neighbours, including India. Pakistan is convinced

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In a first, Biden nominates Pakistani-origin to serve as Muslim American federal judge

WASHINGTON – For the first time in US history, President Joe Biden has nominated the first Pakistani-American Judge Zahid Nisar Quraishi as a federal judge on the United States District Court for New Jersey. Quraishi who hailed from Fanwood New Jersey has been a magistrate for three years. A statement issued by the White House stated that this trailblazing slate

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