Author Archives: Dunya

US-Backed Fighters Control North Syria Town

An alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters grouped in the Syria Democratic Forces have taken full control of the northern Syrian city of Manbij near the Turkish border. A spokesman for the SDF group said the last remaining Islamic state fighters, who had been using civilians as human shields, have. The US-backed SDF have been sweeping the city after the ...

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President Grants Military Awards.

President Mamnoon Hussain has granted the military awards to the officers and men of Pakistan Army, Navy and Air Force. Major Ali Jawad Khan (Shaheed) was awarded with Tamgha-I-Jur’at while four soldiers and officers have been granted Sitara-E-Bisalat. Sevetny-six Tamgha-I-Basalat, 48 Imtiazi Asnad, 231 Coas commendation cards, 19 Hilal-E-Imtiaz (military), 85 Sitara-E-Imtiaz (military and 112 Tamgha-E-Imtiaz (military) have also been ...

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Prime Minister Performed Ground-breaking Of Shorkot-Khanewal Section

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif performed the ground-breaking of Shorkot-Khanewal Section of M-4 in Shorekot. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rashid, Punjab Governor Rafique Rajwana and Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong to Pakistan were also present on the occasion. The project will be completed at a cost of around twenty-two billion rupees in two years. After completion, the project will ...

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PSX Today Achieved 40,000 Historic Benchmark.

Pakistan Stock Exchange today achieved 40,000 historic Benchmark. PSE benchmark psx-100 index closed with 39907.64 points at the end of trading day. PSX-100 index gained 46.04 points during the regular trade. The highest index of the day remained at 40083.06 points while the lowest index of the day remained at 39861.60 points.

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Bollywood Star Stopped At Los Angeles Airport

Bollywood Star Shah Rukh Khan has expressed his disappointment at being “detained” by us authorities at Los Angeles International Airport. It is not clear why khan was detained, or for how long. However, the us ambassador to India has apologized for the detention and said authorities were working to ensure it did not happen again. In 2012, Khan was detained ...

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Rio Olympics, U.S. Leads Medal Table With 16 Gold

The United States is leading the medal table in the Rio Olympics 2016 with 16 Gold medals. United States won 12 Silver and 10 Bronze medals so far. China is at second place with 11 Gold, 8 Silver and 11 Bronze. Japan moved onto third place with 7 Gold, 2 Silver and 13 Bronze medals. Australia won 5 Gold medals ...

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Phelps Wins 200m Individual Medley For 22nd Gold

Michael Phelps of the United States won the Olympic 200 meters individual medley on Thursday to capture the 22nd gold medal of his career and become the first swimmer to win the same event at four consecutive games. Japan’s Kosuke Hagino won silver and Wang shun of china took Bronze, both moving dramatically through the field on the final length ...

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Deadly Attacks In Bangladesh

Bangladesh police say they detained five militants in connection to Jama’atul-Mujahideen, linked to last month’s attacks. On July 1st, at least five Bangladeshi men had stormed the holey artisan bakery, a cafe popular with Foreigners, businessmen and diplomats and killed 20 customers, including Italians, Japanese, Indians and Americans. Similarly, on July 7, militants attacked Bangladeshi police guarding Eid Festival, killing ...

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US Politics, Republican Letter Urges Party To Cut Trump’s Funding

More than 70 Republicans have signed a letter to the party’s national committee head urging him to stop helping Donald Trump’s campaign. They said Trump’s “divisiveness” and “incompetence” risked drowning the party in November’s election. The letter said that the party should instead focus on protecting vulnerable candidates in elections to the senate and the House of Representatives. Former members ...

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Army Chief Chairs Security Meeting

Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif has said non-implementation of national action plan is effecting operation Zarb-e-Azb. According to ISPR, the Chief of Army Staff was chairing a high level security meeting at general headquarters Rawalpindi to review progress on national action plan and operation Zarb-e-Azb. . The army chief said inappropriate statements and analysis from some circles are ...

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