Pak to give greater administrative and financial authority to PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan

Islamabad, May 20: Pakistan’s top civil and military leaders have decided to give greater administrative and financial authority to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, the region through which the controversial USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) passes. During a meeting…

First female turbaned Sikh auxiliary police officer inducted into New York Police

New York, May 20: The New York Police Department has got its first female turbaned Sikh auxiliary police officer, whose induction aims to motivate others to join law enforcement and help create better understanding of Sikhism. Gursoach Kaur will join…

Pope Francis to create 14 new cardinals in June

VATICAN CITY, May 20: Pope Francis announced on Sunday he has chosen 14 men to be the newest cardinals in the church, among them his chief aide for helping Rome’s homeless and poor, as well as prelates based in Iraq…

‘Dead’ man walking? US man wakes up on way to the mortuary

Washington, May 26 A man in the Milwaukee city of US, who was pronounced dead after collapsing, began to move his limbs and breathe just before he was about to be transported to the morgue. Police found that the 46-year-old…

Humans may become cyborgs within 200 years: Professor

London, May 26 Humans may “upgrade” themselves to become cyborgs within the next 200 years, merging man and machine to potentially live forever, according to a Hebrew University professor. Yuval Noah Harari, a professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem…

American media critical of Narendra Modi’s first year in power

NEW YORK, May 26 As Prime Minister Narendra Modi- led government marks its first year in office on Tuesday, American media has taken a critical view of his accomplishments, saying his flagship ‘Make in India’ drive is “so far mostly…

Art Garfunkel Lashes Out at Paul Simon in New Interview

Daniel Kreps Art Garfunkel lashed out at his former Simon & Garfunkel partner Paul Simon in a scathing new interview where the singer accuses Simon of suffering from a Napoleonic complex and suppressing Garfunkel’s creativity. Speaking to The Telegraph, Garfunkel…

American media critical of Narendra Modi’s first year in power

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi- led government marks its first year in office on Tuesday, American media has taken a critical view of his accomplishments, saying his flagship ‘Make in India’ drive is “so far mostly hype”, job growth remains…