Interior ministry

Pakistan money-laundering scam: Asif Ali Zardari’s name removed from Exit Control List

Islamabad [Pakistan]: The names of former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur have been removed from the Exi...Read More

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Pak issues red warrant against ex-minister Dar

Islamabad : Pakistan has issued a red warrant against former finance minister Ishaq Dar, who has been declared absconder by an accountabi...Read More

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Italy votes in uncertain polls stalked by populism

Rome : Italy went to the polls on Sunday in one of the country’s most uncertain elections ever with far-right and populist parties expect...Read More

Military helicopter disappears off Taiwan east coast

Taipei: A military helicopter with six people on board was missing after taking off from Orquideas island, east of Taiwan, the Interior M...Read More

UK passports to change from burgundy to blue after Brexit

UK passports to change from burgundy to blue after Brexit

London: Britain will return to a blue and gold passport design after the country leaves the European Union in 2019 “to restore our nation...Read More

Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

Riyadh: A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam ju...Read More

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Pakistan will review visa policy for Chinese citizens

Islamabad : Pakistan will review its ‘lenient’ visa policy for Chinese nationals to plug the loopholes in the current system, weeks after...Read More

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29 killed in suicide attacks in Iraq, IS claims responsibility

Baghdad : At least 29 people were killed and dozens wounded in two suicide attacks in Karbala and Babylon regions of Iraq on Friday, offi...Read More

28 lost lives in twin suicide bombings in Baghdad

28 lost lives in twin suicide bombings in Baghdad

Baghdad: At least 28 persons were killed and 53 injured in twin suicide bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Saturday, a sourc...Read More

Turkey dismisses almost 9,000 officials after failed coup

Istanbul: Turkey has dismissed almost 9,000 officials including a massive number of police officers after a failed coup targeting the gov...Read More

Bombing of Afghan government employee bus kills 1 in Kabul

Bombing of Afghan government employee bus kills 1 in Kabul

Kabul: An Afghan official says at least one person has been killed when a bomb ripped through a bus carrying education ministry employees...Read More

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Belgian with ‘direct links’ to Paris attackers arrested

Rabat : A Belgian man with “direct links” to Paris attackers was arrested near Casablanca city of Morocco, the country’s Interior Ministr...Read More

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Gunmen attack tourist bus of Arab-Israelis in Egypt’s Giza

Cairo : Motorcycle-borne masked gunmen opened fire on a tourist bus of Arab-Israeli citizens and a hotel close to the Giza pyramids in Eg...Read More

Austria grants NGOs 15 mn euros to tackle migrant crisis

Austria grants NGOs 15 mn euros to tackle migrant crisis

Vienna: Austria transferred 15 million euros ($16.5 million) to the country’s non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to cover their costs ...Read More