INTERNATIONAL AWAAZ

Pak hangs four militants involved in Peshawar school attack

AMN / Pakistan today hanged four militants for involvement in Peshawar school attack. 150 people, mostly children were killed in the Taliban massacre last year. The four militants – Maulvi Abdus Salam, Hazrat Ali, Mujeebur Rehman and Sabeel alias Yahya – were executed in a civil jail in Kohat near Peshawar. A security official confirmed … Continue reading Pak hangs four militants involved in Peshawar school attack

German cabinet approves military aid to fight Islamic State in Syria

The German Cabinet has approved a mandate offering military assistance to back the fight against the Islamic State militant group in Syria. The move is aimed at supporting France and the international alliance in its fight against the organisation. The German mission, which has yet to be approved by Parliament, includes sending Tornado reconnaissance jets, … Continue reading German cabinet approves military aid to fight Islamic State in Syria

US, China hold first ministerial talks on cyber security

United States and China have held their first ministerial talks on cyber security. China’s media reports yesterday high-level meeting produced positive results. China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency says the 2 sides agreed on guidelines for cracking down on cyber crime. They also plan to set up a hotline for use by authorities in both countries. … Continue reading US, China hold first ministerial talks on cyber security

100 people rescued from Singapore-bound sinking boat

AMN / At least 100 people were rescued when a Singapore-bound boat hit a floating object and started to sink near the Indonesian island of Batam. Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority today said they received a report last night that the ferry hit the object after leaving Batam, one of the popular resort islands about … Continue reading 100 people rescued from Singapore-bound sinking boat

Suspected Russian air strike kills 44 in Syria

At least 44 people were killed and scores injured in a suspected Russian air strike on a crowded marketplace in Idlib province in Syria. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the yesterday strikes hit the town of Ariha, which is controlled by the Army of Conquest, a rebel alliance, which includes the … Continue reading Suspected Russian air strike kills 44 in Syria

Suu Kyi warns her party MPs against any wrongdoing

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has warned newly elected Members of Parliament that she will not tolerate poor discipline or wrongdoing. Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy party took nearly 80 per cent of contested seats in the November 8th election, promising change after decades of alleged corrosive and corrupt army control of the … Continue reading Suu Kyi warns her party MPs against any wrongdoing

Body of pilot of jet shot down by Turkey to be handed over to Russia

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu today said the body of the pilot killed when Turkey shot down a Russian jet last week was taken to Turkey late yesterday to be handed over to Russia on Moscow’s request. Davutoglu said in a news conference in Ankara that the body is being treated in accordance with traditions … Continue reading Body of pilot of jet shot down by Turkey to be handed over to Russia

Obama urges to limit access to firearms after shooting in Colorado

United States President Barack Obama has urged to limit access to firearms after a shooting at the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado claimed three lives and nine others injured overnight. The motive for the assault on the clinic, which is run by a non-profit group and known to perform abortions, remains unclear, according to Obama. … Continue reading Obama urges to limit access to firearms after shooting in Colorado

Russia imposes economic sanctions against Turkey

AMN / Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced economic sanctions against Turkey, following the downing of their warplane by Ankara on the Syrian border on Tuesday. The decree published on the Kremlin’s website yesterday came hours after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan voiced regret over the incident. Mr Erdogan had said that Turkey was truly … Continue reading Russia imposes economic sanctions against Turkey

US: Man arrested after he jumped White House fence

A man, draped in American flag, was arrested after he jumped a White House fence while President Barack Obama and his family was celebrating Thanksgiving, prompting a temporary lock-down. The US Secret Service immediately apprehended the man identified as Joseph Caputo after he scaled the fence of the highly secure complex Friday. Secret Service spokesman … Continue reading US: Man arrested after he jumped White House fence

SPORTS

India dethrone New Zealand to reclaim top spot in ICC Test Rankings

AMN India beat New Zealand by 372 runs in the second test at Mumbai to win the two-match series 1-0. India ...

US announces diplomatic boycott of 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

AMN / WEB DESK The US has announced a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. The ...

France beats India 3-1 to bag bronze in Junior Hockey World Cup

Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar India closed its campaign, as it opened, losing to France 1-3 to finish poo ...

خبرنامہ

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بھوپالاردو کے درپیش حالات کو مدنظر رکھتے ہوئے ”ہم ایک ہیں“ک ...

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MARQUEE

Positive parenting vital for protecting children: NCPCR

Staff Reporter National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) Member Pragna Parande has said th ...

Google Doodle Honours Poet, Freedom Fighter Subhadra Kumari Chauhan

WEB DESKOn the occasion of the Indian activist and author's 117th birth anniversary,Google Doodle on Monday, 1 ...