Gulf Times - Pakistan
Cambodia ready to welcome 'world's loneliest elephant'

Cambodia ready to welcome 'world's loneliest elephant'

An elephant dubbed the ‘world's loneliest’ was set to land in Cambodia on Monday from Pakistan, headed for a sanctuary housing three potential mates, an official said.

Mammoth move: loneliest elephant heads to Cambodia after Cher campaign

Mammoth move: loneliest elephant heads to Cambodia after Cher campaign

Following years of public outcry and campaigning by American pop star Cher, the "world's loneliest elephant" embarked Sunday on a mammoth move from Pakistan to retirement in a Cambodian sanctuary.

Six Pakistan cricketers test positive for Covid-19 in New Zealand

Six Pakistan cricketers test positive for Covid-19 in New Zealand

Pakistan's cricket tour of New Zealand was in the balance Thursday after six squad members tested positive for Covid-19 and the team received a ‘final warning’ for flouting quarantine rules.

Qatar delivers medical aid to Pakistan

Qatar delivers medical aid to Pakistan

The Qatar embassy in Pakistan on Thursday delivered medical aid from Qatar Charity to Pakistan to support efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19).

Pakistani Foreign Minister reiterates country's full support for Afghanistan

Pakistani Foreign Minister reiterates country's full support for Afghanistan

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a phone call with his Afghan counterpart, Mohammed Haneef Atmar.

Blast at Pakistani religious school kills seven, wounds more than 80

Blast at Pakistani religious school kills seven, wounds more than 80

A bomb blast at a religious school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday killed at least seven people and wounded more than 80, police and hospital officials said.

Born without arms, plenty of moxie, Pakistani man masters snooker

Born without arms, plenty of moxie, Pakistani man masters snooker

Muhammad Ikram, 32, takes aim, flexes his neck and strikes with his chin, sending the cue ball across the table and sinking his shot in a corner pocket. Born without arms, Ikram has nevertheless mastered the game of snooker.

Pakistan bans TikTok over 'immoral content'

Pakistan bans TikTok over 'immoral content'

Pakistan on Friday banned the wildly popular video sharing app TikTok, as authorities press their clampdown on "immoral" content.

President of Pakistan meets Ambassador of Qatar

President of Pakistan meets Ambassador of Qatar

The Ambassador conveyed greetings of HH the Amir to the President of Pakistan

National Assembly Speaker of Pakistan meets with Ambassador of Qatar

National Assembly Speaker of Pakistan meets with Ambassador of Qatar

Officials reviewed bilateral cooperation relations, in addition to issues of common interest.

Pakistan's National Assembly Speaker meets Qatar's Ambassador

Pakistan's National Assembly Speaker meets Qatar's Ambassador

The National Assembly Speaker of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Asad Qaiser met with the Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Pakistan Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani.

At least 15 dead in Pakistan passenger van inferno

At least 15 dead in Pakistan passenger van inferno

At least 15 people were killed when a passenger van travelling in southern Pakistan crashed and caught fire, officials said Sunday.