• Syria’s Girl Guides

    (Web Desk) – Through six years of war from Aleppo to Damascus, while thousands of innocent lives have been lost, more than 12 million have been forced to leave their homes, the Girl Guides have continued. Starting to hold guide meetings in Syria back in 1950s for the first time, women now are being granted […]

  • A century on: Royal family’s letters return to Russia

    (AFP) – From telegrams about hunting parties to anguished letters over the Bolshevik takeover, a trove of documents detailing the private lives of Russia s Romanov family has returned home 100 years after the 1917 revolution. The archive, containing letters, photographs and drawings, was taken to Europe by members of the royal family who fled the […]

  • Pakistan borrowed loans worth $19.46 bn in four years

    September 19, 2017

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    ISLAMABAD – Contrary to promises of breaking begging bowl, Sharif-led federal govt had borrowed loans worth $19.66 billion during span of four years i-e June-2013 to June-2017. This amount was borrowed from 10 foreign financial institutions. As per stats garnered, Pakistan borrowed $6.3 bn from International Monetary Fund for period of 13 years, $4.10 bn […]

  • Alex Morgan at the double as USA women thrash New Zealand

    September 21, 2017

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    Alex Morgan scored twice as the United States thrashed New Zealand 5-0 in a women’s international football friendly on Tuesday. US star Morgan came on as a second-half substitute to take her international goals tally to 77 as the 2015 Women’s World Cup champions swept aside their Kiwi opponents at Cincinnati’s Nippert Stadium. The US, […]