HEADLINE STORY

HEADLINE STORY

Britain faces major Brexit challenges after last-minute deal

Britain is set for a new chapter on Friday (25) after securing a hard-fought post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union as EU envoys...

Family praises Pakistan’s bid to stop release of Daniel Pearl murderers

The father of slain American journalist Daniel Pearl on Friday (25) welcomed Pakistan’s decision to challenge the verdict of a local court ordering the...

India to increase IPL to 10 teams

The Indian Premier League is to be increased from eight to 10 teams as the world’s richest Twenty20 event seeks to cash in on...

Charities praise Rashford drive to help feed hungry children

FOOTBALL star Marcus Rashford has been praised for his work to tackle childhood hunger in the UK by forming a partnership with a leading...

Covid has indeed ‘shone a light on structural racism’

MURSHEDA CHOWDHURY, who has been a doctor for 25 years and is of Bangladeshi origin her­self, has highlighted some shocking health statistics – especially...

Retailer Boohoo probes Pakistan suppliers over ‘underpaid’ staff

British online fashion group Boohoo on Wednesday (23) said it was investigating a Guardian newspaper report that its suppliers were underpaying workers in Pakistan, after facing...

Charities ‘at breaking point’ as domestic abuse cases rise

A POLICE force in England received more than 75 calls a day on average relating to domestic abuse over the past eight months. The...

Pakistani human rights activist Karima Baloch found dead in Canada

A Pakistani human rights activist who had fled to Canada has been found dead in Toronto, Canadian police said on Tuesday (22). Karima Mehrab, who...

Indian priest and nun convicted of convent killing after three decades

An Indian court on Tuesday (22) convicted a priest and a nun for the axe murder of another convent sister 30 years ago because...

India likely to approve AstraZeneca vaccine by next week- sources

INDIA is likely to approve Oxford/AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine for emergency use by next week after its local manufacturer submitted additional data sought by authorities,...