Sania Mirza super excited to play in fourth Olympic games

NEW DELHI, July 21 -- Indian tennis star Sania Mirza said that she didn't even dream of playing the fourth Olympics as she heads to Tokyo for the games. "Playing at the Olympics is something that any ... Read More

Pakistan team offers Eid prayers ahead of England clash

MANCHESTER, July 21 -- Pakistan players offered the Eidul Azha prayers in Manchester on Tuesday, ahead of their final T20I clash against England. The cricket team and the management offered the prayer... Read More

Nepal's democracy is under pressure from right-wing Hindutva forces in India

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- On July 12, the Supreme Court of Nepal overturned Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli's May 21 decision to dissolve the House of Representatives, and issued a judicial writ to appoint ... Read More

Rafale fighter probe puts Modi in a firing line

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- Ghosts of a five-year-old scandal over the purchase of French-made Rafale jet fighters have returned to haunt Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government. French authorities... Read More

Hints of a thaw in US-Russia relations

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- A "thaw" has appeared in US-Russian relations. The unanimous vote by the United Nations Security Council last Friday extending a cross-border aid operation into Syria from Turkey ... Read More

A vacuum in the Asia Pacific region

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- The Asia Pacific Economic Council (APEC) held the first extraordinary leadership meeting in its history on Friday as the region recovers from the pandemic after the biggest econom... Read More

New Iran nuclear deal could lead to a regional detente

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- Though the US and Iran want to go back to the nuclear deal, they both have suspicions, and negotiations have now been postponed until mid-August, after Iranian President-elect Ebr... Read More

Facebook should ban more world leaders

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- I've been a professional free-expression advocate for more than a decade. That is why I support the Facebook Oversight Board's recent decision to uphold former President Donald Tr... Read More

With new digital platform, investing in Pakistani art is now just a click away

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- The Pakistan Art Forum (PAF), which its founder Imtisal Zafar calls the "largest digital platform of its kind in Pakistan," was launched earlier this month to connect established ... Read More

Intermittent rains, flash flood claim six lives in KP: PDMA

PESHAWAR, July 21 -- The intermittent rains and flash floods in hills areas claimed six lives in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa while seven persons were injured in different rain-related incidents, Provincial Dis... Read More