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Trump takes the lead with 124 to Hillary’s 97

7.40 a.m.: Donald Trump has won Texas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Kansas and Nebraska while Hillary Clinton has won New York and Illinois. Trump also on Tuesday won two of Nebraska’s congressional districts. In the state that awards by congressional district, one remains too close to call. Trump was awarded Texas’ 38 electoral votes, the second—largest prize on the ... Read More »

Prominent Shia cleric remanded to prison in instigation case

The administrative judge of the anti-terrorism courts remanded on Monday the chief of All Pakistan Shia Action Committee to prison in a case pertaining to instigation to violence. Allama Mirza Yusuf Hussain, a former leader of the Majlis Wahdat-i-Muslimeen (MWM), with others has been booked for allegedly instigating people to violence in Sharifabad after the murder of civil rights campaigner ... Read More »

Police attacks on peaceful protesters in Karachi; 14 Shias detained

At least 14 protesters were detained after the police attacked on peaceful protesters in Karachi on Monday, The Shia Post reports. Protesting against the recent illegal raids and arrests by law-enforcement agencies, enraged demonstrators staged a sit-in and blocked the traffic in Karachi area of Malir. The Shia protesters staged a protest sit-in at National Highway in Malir-15 late yesterday ... Read More »

Multiple deadly bombings rip through Iraqi cities

Nearly two dozen people have been killed in a string of attacks that rocked Iraq’s northern Salahuddin province as well as the capital, Baghdad, security sources say. On Sunday, a bomber set off his explosives at a checkpoint in the south of the city of Tikrit, Salahuddin’s provincial capital, the Arabic-language al-Sumaria TV network reported. Some reports said the attacker ... Read More »

Indians, Chinese Reason For ‘Greatest Jobs Theft’ In The US: Donald Trump

WASHINGTON:  Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has claimed that the Americans are living through the “greatest jobs theft” in the history of the world, saying US companies were moving out jobs to countries like India, China, Mexico and Singapore. “America has lost 70,000 factories since China entered the World Trade Organisation, another Bill and Hillary backed disaster. We are living ... Read More »

How Russia’s Lone Aircraft Carrier Will Change The Fight In Syria

With the imminent arrival of its lone aircraft carrier off the coast of Syria, Russia is set to bulk up its military campaign ahead of what probably will be a renewed bombing campaign on the besieged city of Aleppo. The Admiral Kuznetsov, the Russian Navy’s 1,000-foot-long, MiG-carrying flagship, was last seen steaming through the Mediterranean toward the Syrian coast after ... Read More »

Hillary Clinton Had Asked About Amitabh Bachchan, Leaked Emails Show

NEW YORK: A leaked email of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton shows that she had once asked her close aide about Indian megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Jose A DelReal, national political reporter with The Washington Post, posted a picture on Twitter of a leaked Clinton email in which the former US secretary of state had asked her Pakistani-origin aide Huma Abedin ... Read More »

ISO Girls Wing condemns attack on women Shia congregation

Female students belonging to Imamia Students Organisation staged a rally outside Karachi Press Club yesterday to lodge protest against targeted terrorist attacks by proscribed ASWJ on innocent Shia mourners including women and children. They also demanded release of all the innocent Shia Muslims taken into illegal custody by the security officials without any charge against those Shia notables. They were ... Read More »

New Poll Shows Hillary Falls Behind Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are all but tied in the latest Washington Post-ABC News Tracking Poll, which finds Clinton backers slipping behind in enthusiasm even as the Democrat has an edge in early voting. The tracking poll finds little shift in Clinton’s overall support following news of the FBI’s renewed look at Clinton emails, but strong enthusiasm among her ... Read More »

At least five Shias killed in terror attack in Karachi, Pakistan

Local police said the attack was carried out by armed men on motorcycles in Karachi’s North Nazimabad neighborhood on Saturday. At least six people were wounded in the attack, two of whom are in a serious condition. Most of the attendants at the ceremony were women.  A notorious terrorist group known as Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) has claimed responsibility for the attack, ... Read More »