Tag Archives: Pakistan

Security tightened sharply in Kashmir ahead of Modi's visit

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities tightened security dramatically in parts of Indian-administered Kashmir on Friday to prevent protests ahead of a visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Indian forces…

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Airlines hope to start rescuing Britons stranded by Sharm el-Sheikh flights ban

Airlines plan to commence r epatriating British holidaymakers stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh tomorrow. EasyJet intends to operate nine flights from the Egyptian resort to the UK, while Monarch published details…

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Pakistan bowled out for 234 in 3rd test vs England

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — James Anderson picked up 4-17 in a brilliant display of swift bowling as England bowled out Pakistan for 234 on the first day of…

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Pakistan bowled out for 234 in 3rd test

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — James Anderson picked up 4-17 in a brilliant display of swift bowling as England bowled out Pakistan for 234 on the first day of…

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Antarctic sanctuary moves closer with China support

Creation of a vast marine sanctuary in Antarctica's "Last Ocean" inched closer at international talks Friday as China for the first time backed the proposal, officials said, with Russia understood…

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Marriage Linked to Better Outcomes After Heart Surgery

People who are married may be more likely to survive heart surgery than people who are divorced, separated or widowed, according to a new study. In the study, researchers looked…

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Rescuers hunt for survivors of massive Afghan-Pakistan quake

Rescuers were Tuesday picking their way through rugged terrain & pockets of Taliban insurgency in the search for survivors after a massive quake hit Pakistan & Afghanistan, killing at least…

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AstraZeneca opens new $224 million drug factory in Russia

LONDON (Reuters) – AstraZeneca opened a new $224 million (145 million pound) drug manufacturing & packaging factory in Russia on Tuesday in a move Chief Executive Pascal Soriot said reinforced…

Egypt's election likely to produce rubber stamp parliament

CAIRO (AP) — Next week's parliamentary elections are supposed to move Egypt closer to democracy & end a situation in which Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, first as the country's strongman then as…