Thu, Jan 19, 2017 | updated 06:22 PM IST

Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's chairman Jack Ma, in a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Davos, has said that his company has a lot of interest in investing in the country.
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Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are being completed at a faster speed and this project is being witnessed as economic game changer in the region.

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Paris [France], Jan. 18 (ANI): More than 100 journalists were killed last year while doing their jobs, according to the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom.

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London [United Kingdom], Jan. 18 (ANI): More than 100 people have been killed after a Nigerian military jet mistakenly bombed a refugee camp in Borno state in northeastern Nigeria.

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Paris [France], Jan. 17 (ANI): Women being banned from hanging out at bars and bistros, being told to wear fully covered clothes, being forbidden from mixing with men; such a scene is very easily acceptable in a place like Saudi Arabia where the Sharia law, which is quite clear on the role of the woman in Islam, governs the way of life.

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Brussels [Belgium], Jan.12 (ANI): Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from various countries have decided to approach the Government of Pakistan on the issue of alleged violation of human rights of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community.

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London [UK], Jan. 12 (ANI): In a video released by the Taliban militant group, an American and an Australian professor who were kidnapped in Kabul five months ago have pleaded with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to help secure their release .

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London [UK], Jan.11 (ANI): Senior Palestinian officials have warned that the Palestine Liberation Organisation's recognition of Israel - one of the key pillars of the moribund Oslo peace agreements - will be in danger of being revoked if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump moves the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

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Charleston church shooter awarded death penalty

Updated: Jan 11, 2017 04:34 IST

London [UK], Jan. 11 (ANI): Dylann Roof, the man who killed nine people in a massacre at a historically black Charleston, South Carolina, church in 2015, has been awarded a death sentence for his crime.

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London [UK], Jan. 11 (ANI): Iran has said that it has finally received an official invitation from Saudi Arabia for its pilgrims to attend this year's Haj.

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London [UK], Jan. 11 (ANI): Switzerland has won a case at the European court of human rights over its insistence that Muslim parents send their children to mixed-sex school swimming lessons.

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London [UK], Jan. 8 (ANI): Former Portuguese president and prime minister, Mario Soares, a central figure in the country's return to democracy in the 1970s after decades of dictatorship, has died at the age of 92.

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London [UK], Jan. 6 (ANI): Japan has postponed high-level economic discussions with South Korea to express its displeasure at the placement of a statue symbolising victims of Japanese wartime sex slavery outside its consulate.

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London [UK], Jan. 5 (ANI): A suspected car bombing has struck a court in the Turkish city of Izmir, followed by a barrage of gunfire.

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Dr.Shabir Choudhry

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London [UK], Jan. 5 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has joined calls for pardoning the Israeli soldier convicted of manslaughter.

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London [UK], Jan. 4 (ANI): Former US president Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary will attend US President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration later this month. Trump will take oath as the 45th President of the United States on January 20.

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London [UK], Jan. 02 (ANI): The Turkish Police has reportedly arrested eight people in connection with the gun attack on an Istanbul nightclub that killed 39 people on New Year's Eve.

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London [UK], Jan. 02 (ANI): After North Korea claimed it is close to successfully launch an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the United States issued a sharp rebuke to Pyongyang against "provocative actions."

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London [UK], Jan. 01 (ANI): Of the 39 people killed in Istanbul nightclub attack on New Year's Day, 16 were foreign nationals, said Turkish Interior minister Süleyman Soylu.

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London [UK], Jan 1 (ANI): The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has unanimously passed a resolution in support of the ceasefire in Syria and holding talks in Kazakhstan between Damascus and the opposition.

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London [UK], Dec. 31 (ANI): Britain's decision to leave the European Union has fuelled an 80-fold increase in the number of British Hispanic Jews seeking Portuguese citizenship under a recent law.

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London [United Kingdom], Dec. 31 (ANI): The UK Government has taken up the issue of using pellet guns in Kashmir with India and has been assured that alternative methods of crowd control would be applied there.

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London [UK], Dec. 30 (ANI): British Prime Minister Theresa May has distanced the United Kingdom from the United States over John Kerry's condemnation of Israel.

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London [United Kingdom], Dec.30 (ANI): Secret government files said to hold details of British involvement in the assault on the Golden Temple, Sikhism's holiest shrine, in June 1984, that claimed the lives of hundreds of people, should be released to the public, campaigners have urged.

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London [United Kingdom], Dec. 29 (ANI): Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be investigated in two unspecified matters involving him, as the country's attorney general has ordered a criminal probe against him.

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Moscow [Russia], Dec.28 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has warned that India would set a dangerous precedent if it violated the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) with Pakistan.

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London [UK], Dec. 27 (ANI): 6,00,000 more people have watched Queen Queen Elizabeth II's message on Christmas Day this year, which has taken the viewership upto eight million.

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Moscow [Russia], Dec. 25 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced December 26 as the day of national mourning for Tu-154 plane crash victims

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London [United Kingdom], Dec. 25 (ANI): The Buckingham Palace has announced that Queen Elizabeth II will not attend church service at St. Mary Magdalene Church on Christmas Day as she is suffering from cold.

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London [United Kingdom], Dec. 24 (ANI): The Tunisian Police have arrested three people including the nephew of the suspected Berlin Christmas market attacker Anis Amri.

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