Saturday, February 23, 2019
DUBAI: In a landmark decision, Abu Dhabi has included Hindi as the third official language used in its courts, alongside Arabic and English, as part of a move designed to improve access to justice. The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department on Saturday said it has extended the adoption of interactive forms of...
Islamabad: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Eshan Mani rubbished rumours of a change in captaincy for Pakistan in the lead up to the Cricket World Cup and said Sarfraz Ahmed will be leading the team at the quadrennial cricket tournament in England later this year. Sarfraz Ahmed was handed a four-match ban by...
People who live in Delhi know how it is difficult it is survive in an atmosphere filled with toxic air. But what we don't realise is the extent to which this air can have disastrous effects for our health. According to a report by The Strait Times, Bangkok was recently hit...
WASHINGTON: US Representative Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran who at times has had a spiky relationship with the Democratic Party, on Saturday added another liberal voice to a burgeoning field of candidates seeking the party`s 2020 presidential nomination. Gabbard, 37, officially launched her candidacy in Hawaii, where she has...
Libyan security forces have arrested a senior Islamic State (IS) leader in the city of Sirte, said an official on conditions of anonymity. Khalifa Barq was taken from his home by a special security force, the official of Sirte security department told Xinhua news agency on Friday. "The operation was based...
New York, Feb 2:“High impact weather” has gripped much of the world so far this year, the UN weather agency, WMO, reported on Friday, with “dangerous and extreme cold in North America, record high heat and wildfires in Australia, heavy rains in parts of South America, and heavy snow...
Washington, Feb 1:  Indian American Representative Niraj Antani will run for the Ohio state Senate in 2020. The Republican, who is currently serving his third term in the Ohio House of Representatives, is the youngest Indian American and Hindu American elected official in the US at age 27, the American Bazaar...
W0ashington, Jan 31: A Hindu temple has been vandalized in the US state of Kentucky, with officials calling the incident as "hate crime". At a press conference on Wednesday, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said vandals broke windows at Swaminarayan Temple, located in the state capital's Bardstown Road, and wrote hateful words...
Kannur, Jan 30: The police on Wednesday confirmed that four persons belonging to Kannur were killed in Syria. According to police, four out of the 10-member group, including women and children of two families here, who joined the banned Islamic States (IS) late last year, were killed in an encounter...
Islamabad: Suman Kumari has become the first Hindu woman in Pakistan to be appointed as a civil judge, according to a media report. Suman, who hails from Qambar-Shahdadkot, will serve in her native district. She passed her LLB. examination from Hyderabad and did her masters in law from Karachi’s Szabist University,...