Erdogan says Turkey to 'boycott' US electronic goods

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

We will boycott US electronic goods," Erdogan said in a televised speech, raising the stakes in a spat that has seen the Turkish lira plunge to record lows.

"If (the United States) have the ...

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US and Saudi officials discuss Afghan government’s likely ceasefire with Taliban

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

The US and Saudi officials have discussed the likely announcement of ceasefire by the Afghan government with the Taliban group during Eid Al-Adha.

“Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke t ...

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Mehwish Hayat feels Shahid Kapoor’s upcoming film has taken inspiration from ‘Actor In Law’

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

With the trailer of Shahid Kapoor’s upcoming film ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ released, Pakistani actress, Mehwish Hayat feels that the Bollywood feature has taken inspiration from &l ...

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China Is Capping Actors' Pay After Its Highest-Paid Woman Star Was Accused of Tax Fraud

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

Although the Chinese entertainment industry is booming, the nation’s studios and video sites are working to limit the amount of money actors can make, after a tax fraud scandal blew up and en ...

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Billboards celebrating Pakistan's independence day put up in Iran capital

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

The text in Persian on the billboards, photos of which are available with Dawn.com, congratulates Pakistan on its independence anniversary and depict historical landmarks from the four provinces. T ...

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Italy bridge: Dozens feared dead in Genoa as motorway collapses

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

Dramatic video footage captured the moment of the disaster when one of the huge supporting towers crashed down during torrential rain.

Vehicles and debris fell 45m (148ft) on to rail tracks ...

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Hawaiian town rocked by up to 800 earthquakes daily as volcano erupts

Posted In: News Date:Aug 14th, 2018

It’s been a strange three months for the Hawaii island village of Volcano, where thousands of earthquakes have rattled the residents of this small mountainside town since Kilauea began erupti ...

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Sidhu gets visa to attend Imran’s oath taking ceremony

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

ISLAMABAD: India’s cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu will visit Islamabad to attend Imran Khan’s oath taking as the new prime minister of Pakistan ceremony on August 18.

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Nick Jonas Just Confirmed His Engagement to Priyanka Chopra

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

the usually very private Jonas appears to have just confirmed his engagement to the actress.

Us Weekly reports that, while attending the most recent event to launch his latest fragrance, an ...

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Kangana Ranaut wishes luck to Imran Khan, looks forward to a beautiful relationship with Pakistan

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

LAHORE – After Rishi Kapoor, this Bollywood Queen is all in for Imran Khan! Our PM has been the talk of countries.

Kangana seemed content with Pakistan’s decision, “We can ...

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Pakistan to free 30 Indian prisoners on Independence Day

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

The Government of Pakistan has decided to set free 30 Indian prisoners on the occasion of the country’s Independence Day, the Foreign Office said in a statement on Monday.

The decisio ...

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Erdogan says lira crash 'political plot' against Turkey

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

The dispute between the two NATO allies — which reached new intensity over the detention of an American pastor in Turkey — has hammered the lira and also raised questions over the futur ...

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Arrested and Killed: Inside the Bangladesh Prime Minister's War on Drugs

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

Bangladesh police arrested Riazul Islam as he was walking home from his in-laws' house. At 3:15 a.m., he was shot dead in a sandy field beside a set of railroad tracks north of Dhaka.

Polic ...

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Justin Trudeau meets with families of Fredericton police officers killed in shooting

Posted In: News Date:Aug 13th, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met privately Sunday for "a few moments" with the families of two Fredericton police officers killed in a shooting on the city's north side on Friday.

"I was p ...

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US backs S Korea over illegal N Korean coal imports

Posted In: News Date:Aug 12th, 2018

A day after three South Korean firms were caught importing North Korean coal and pig iron, the United States backed South Korea saying that "it is a reliable partner in the maritime implementation ...

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