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Shawwal crescent sighting likely on June 14: Met office

Muslims in Saudi Arabia asked to sight Ramadan moon

RIYADH: The Supreme Court of Saudi Arabia has asked Muslims throughout the Kingdom to sight the crescent of the holy month of Ramadan on Tuesday evening, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Sunday. According to...

Pompeo speaks to PM Imran; seeks action against all terrorists

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over the phone on Thursday. According to a statement of the State Department, Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with...

UN chief condemns terrorist attack in Mardan

WASHINGTON: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the terrorist incident in Mardan. In his message, he expressed solidarity with the bereaved families. He also expressed solidarity with Pakistan and its people. He prayed for...
Balloting for government Hajj Scheme today

Two million Muslims leave for Mina as Hajj rituals start

MAKKAH: In Saudi Arabia, over two million Muslims from across the world have gathered in Makkah Mukarramah for Hajj rituals, which are starting from today. This year, the annual pilgrimage has become increasingly hi-tech with...

JF-17 thunder, Super Mushshak in Poland to perform in air show

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force’s (PAF) two JF-17 Thunder and one Super Mushshak aircraft along with pilots, technicians and engineers of the PAF arrived at Air Base, Deblin (Poland) to participate in the Radom International...

Indian troops martyr two youth in Occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two more youth in Islamabad district, on Wednesday. The troops killed the youth identified as Altaf Kachroo and Omar Rasheed during...
Ritual of changing Ghilaf-e-Kaaba held

Ritual of changing Ghilaf-e-Kaaba held

MAKKAH: The ritual of changing Ghilaf-e-Kaaba was held early this morning. The new Ghilaf has been prepared at a cost of two hundred thousand Riyal. Six hundred seventy kilogram pure silk, 120 kilogram gold and...

Pakistani man sentenced in U.S. for trying to export military equipment

WASHINGTON: A Pakistani man was sentenced on Thursday to 33 months in a U.S. prison for attempting to export military equipment for the Pakistani military without a license, the U.S. Justice Department said. Syed Vaqar...

26 children killed by coalition strikes in Yemen: UN

SANAA: Two Saudi-led coalition air strikes in Yemen have killed at least 26 children, UN officials said Friday, renewing calls for an independent investigation of attacks targeting civilians in the three-year war. At least 22...

Trump says market would ‘crash’ if he were impeached

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said in an interview aired on Thursday that the US economy would collapse if he were impeached. "I will tell you what, if I ever got impeached, I think the market...

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