Syed Sumsam Ali Bukhari takes oath as Punjab info minister

“PTI Punjab government has removed Fayyaz Chohan from the post of Punjab Information Minister following derogatory remarks about the Hindu community. Responding to a question, he said that Prime Minister Pakistan Imran Khan has proved that minorities have a prominent place in Pakistan. He said that this will be harmful for the nation if the media and information …

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Dry Bulk Shipowner Genco Shipping & Trading Remains Committed to Short-Term Chartering Strategy

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited, the largest U.S. headquartered drybulk shipowner focused on the transportation of major and minor bulk commodities globally, reported its financial results for the three months and twelve months ended December 31, 2018. The following financial review discusses the results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2018 and December 31, 2017. …

Auto-driver sent to jail under P.D. Act

City Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar looking at the seized fake Agencies, Certificates, Laptops, Desktops, printers, Stamps at in Basheerbagh office in CP office in Hyderabad on Tuesday. The PD order was executed on him on February 27 and lodged in Chanchalguda Central Prison. Busted fake consultant Agencies & Fake Educational Certificates Racket:Five Held- Recovered Fake Educational Certificates, …

Nearly 40 militants killed in Afghan Special Forces operations and airstrikes

The military sources are saying that nearly 40 anti-government armed militants have been killed during the operations of the Afghan Special Forces and airstrikes which were conducted in Nangarahr, Wardak, Ghazni, Uruzgan, Logar, Takhar, Paktia, and Helmand provinces in the past 24 hours. The sources further added that 3 Taliban militants were killed during the operations of …

4-hour clash end between Afghan forces and Taliban in Sancharak district

A 4-hour clash ended between the Afghan forces and the Taliban militants in Sancharak district in northern Sar-e-Pul province of Afghanistan. The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said Friday that the clash took place in the vicinity of Do Aaba area of the district today which ended after almost four hours …

Taliban commanders Mawlavi Jalal and Mullah Jindullah among 6 killed in Faryab clash

At least six Taliban group members including two of their commanders were killed during a clash with the security forces in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan. The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said the clash between the security forces and Taliban militants took place on Saturday night in the …

Up to 50 militants killed in Afghan Special Forces operations, airstrikes

Up to fifty militants were killed during the operations of the Afghan Special Forces and airstrikes in five provinces of the country. Informed military sources announced Tuesday that the operations were conducted in Jowzjan, Uruzgan, Kapisa, Khost, and Helmand provinces. The sources further added at least 31 of the militants were killed in Faizabaddistrict of Jowzjan province during …

Turkey cannot become an EU member, says EPP’s Weber

PASSAU, Germany (Reuters) – Turkey cannot become a member of the European Union, said Manfred Weber, the European Peoples Party’s (EPP) lead candidate for the upcoming European elections, adding that he would end accession talks if he becomes European Commission president. The Turkishgovernment says EU membership remains one of its top strategic goals even though accession talks, formally launched in 2004, have …

EU vetoes plan to add Saudi Arabia to money-laundering list

Category: Top Stories, World Posted by Sameer Published: Mar 06, 2019, 9:16 pm IST Updated: Mar 06, 2019, 9:16 pm IST Brussels: Envoys from the 28 EU member states on Wednesday unanimously rejected a proposal by the European Commission to add Saudi Arabia and other nations to the bloc’s money-laundering blacklist, European sources said. The ill-fated plan, drawn up by the EU’s executive arm, …

Three ‘explosive devices’ found in London | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

The suspicious packages containing padded envelopes were found at an office block next to Heathrow Airport, the post room at Waterloo station and at offices near London City Airport in the east of the capital, according to Scotland Yard. “The packages — all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow Jiffy bags — have been assessed by specialist officers …