PM Imran Khan to discuss opposition leader Shahbaz Sharif’s name on Pakistan’s Exit Control List

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday will discuss Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shahbaz Sharif's name for Exit Control List (ECL) with the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and government members.During ...

1 dead, 4 injured in shooting at Toronto

Toronto [Canada], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): At least one person was killed in a shooting in Canada's Toronto, while four others were injured, city police said."SHOOTING: Willowridge Rd + Eglinton Av W 2:21 pm [18:21 GMT on Sunday] -…

Saudi Arabia lifts quarantine requirement for foreign visitors fully vaccinated against COVID

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], May 17 (ANI): Saudi Arabia on Sunday announced that it will lift the mandatory quarantine requirement for foreign visitors who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.In a statement announcing the new measures, the General Au...

Schools in US under pressure to reopen for in-person learning

Washington [US] May 17, (ANI): Schools in United States are under pressure to open in-person learning given the authorization of a vaccine for children ages 12 to 15 and new federal guidance that vaccinated people do not need…

Israel launches heavy air strikes on Gaza: Death toll nears 200

Jerusalem [Israel] May 17, (ANI): Israeli warplanes have continued air strikes at several locations of Gaza City early morning with the death toll nearing 200 as country's caretaker Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said an end to hostilities was…

PML-N won’t appeal against adding Shehbaz’s name in Pakistan’s Exit Control List

Lahore [Pakistan] May 17, (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) said it will not file an appeal with the interior ministry for a review of the decision to include Shehbaz Shairf's name on the Exit Control List (ECL).The Pakistani…

Argentina reports 270 more deaths from COVID-19

Buenos Aires [Argentina], May 17 (ANI/Xinhua): Argentina on Sunday reported 270 more deaths from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the nationwide tally to 70,522, the health ministry said.Meanwhile, 16,350 new infections were reported, bringing th...

Fauci says pandemic exposed ‘undeniable effects of racism’ in US

Washington [US] May 17,(ANI):Dr Anthony Fauci, the Biden administration's top medical adviser said that the COVID-19 pandemic had exposed racial disparities in living conditions and access to healthcare across the US that required serious action to fix...

One person dead, several injured in Toronto shooting – Police

Toronto [Canada], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): At least one person was killed in a shooting in Canada's Toronto, while four others were injured, city police said."SHOOTING: Willowridge Rd + Eglinton Av W 2:21 pm [18:21 GMT on Sunday] -…

Taliban open to Istanbul summit but wants end negotiations to take place in Doha

Doha [Qatar] May 17 (ANI): Amid the final drawdown of US troops from Afghanistan, the Taliban has agreed to begin substantive talks with the Republic team in Doha in the coming days, which would end the peace process…

Qatari Foreign Minister, US State Secretary discuss armed conflict around Gaza Strip

Doha [Qatar], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani has held phone talks with US State Secretary Antony Blinken to discuss the recent armed hostilities around the Gaza Strip, the Qatari Ministry of Foreign Affa...

UN Chief says Israel, Gaza fighting ‘utterly appalling’, calls for immediate Ceasefire

Gaza [Palestine] May 17 (ANI):United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the UN Security Council on Sunday that hostilities in Israel and Gaza were "utterly appalling" and called for an immediate ceasefire.He said the United Nations is "act...

Seven Israeli forces injured in car ramming in Sheikh Jarrah

Tel Aviv [Israel], May 16 (ANI): At least seven Israeli forces sustained injuries in car ramming operation in Sheikh Jarrah on Sunday amid the ongoing conflict between Israel and Palestine.According to a local media, unknown driver rammed the…

Speaking for supremacy of Constitution not an act of treason: PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz

Sheikhupura [Pakistan], May 16 (ANI): During a visit to the residence of an incarcerated party colleague, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz said on Sunday that speaking for the supremacy of the Constitution and the law…

US, China engaging in nuclear arms race amid reports of Beijing developing second-strike capability

Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): Amid strained ties between Washington and Beijing, the US-China nuclear arms have raced up after reports have emerged of the communist nation developing second-strike capability in nuclear energy.Francesco Sisci, writing ...

China lodges solemn representation to Japan after Tokyo mentions Taiwan in defense white paper draft

Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): China has lodged a solemn representation to Japan after Tokyo mentioned Taiwan in its draft defense report for the first time, said a spokesperson of China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.According to the Ministry,…

UN chief calls for immediate end to Palestinian-Israeli fighting

New York [US], May 16 (ANI/Xinhua): United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday called for an immediate end to the fighting between Palestinians and Israelis."Fighting must stop. It must stop immediately. Rockets and mortars on one...

India expresses apprehension at spread of violence in West Bank, Gaza

New York [US], May 16 (ANI): Ambassador of India to the UN TS Tirumurti on Sunday (local time) expressed concern at the spread of violence to the West Bank and Gaza and urged both sides (Israel and Palestine)…

Oman reports 2,788 new COVID-19 cases, 205,501 in total

Muscat [Oman], May 16 (ANI/Xinhua): The Omani Health Ministry on Sunday announced 2,788 new COVID-19 infections during the past five days, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the sultanate to 205,501, the official Oman News Agency…

Fresh COVID-19 infections in Chinese provinces see rush on vaccines

Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): Two Chinese provinces have reported the country's first cases of community transmission in over three weeks, which has triggered a run for COVID-19 vaccines as residents are lining up to get jabs.Yingkou, a…

32 killed, 91 injured as two trains collide in central Egypt

Cairo, March 26 At least 32 people were killed and 91 injured when two trains collided in central Egypt on Friday, health ministry officials said. “Unknown individuals” triggered the emergency…

Pak PM Imran Khan tests COVID-19 positive two days after getting Chinese vaccine

Lahore, March 20 Two days after taking the Chinese COVID-19 vaccine, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has tested positive for the virus. This was confirmed by the Faisal Sultan, who…

US Capitol violence: 4 killed as Pro Trump Mob clashes with police in bid to overturn election

The Fact News Service Washington, January 7 Four people died, including one woman who was shot by a police officer, amid protests and rioting on Capitol Hill by supporters of…

Russia develops “First” coronavirus vaccine, claims President Vladimir Putin

The Fact News Service, August 11 The first vaccine, offering “sustainable immunity” against coronavirus has been developed in Russia, President Vladimir Putin reportedly said on Tuesday. During a televised conference…

5 Companies that own more brands than you think!

The Fact News (Manik Berry) Every day, we come in contact with hundreds of brands, providing thousands of alternatives for the products we use. However, we never think where all…