After Taliban’s Diktat, Afghan Women TV Presenters Go On Air With Their Faces Covered

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Women presenters had previously only been required to wear a headscarf. (File) Kabul: Women presenters on Afghanistan’s leading news channels went on air Sunday with their faces covered, a day after defying a Taliban order to conceal their appearance on television. Since seizing power last year, the Taliban have imposed a slew of restrictions on … Read more

Court Extends Pak PM Shahbaz Sharif, Son’s Bail In Multi-Billion Sugar Scam

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Shehbaz Sharif: Special court Judge Ijaz Hassan Awan adjourned the hearing till May 28. Lahore: A Pakistan court on Sunday extended the interim bail of Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shehbaz till May 26 in connection with Rs 16 billion money-laundering case. The court also issued an arrest warrant for three … Read more

Autorickshaw Driver Returns Gold Necklace Worth Rs 1.6 Lakh To Passenger In Odisha

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After finding the necklace, the driver informed the police and the woman’s family. (Representational) Berhampur, Odisha: A 35-year-old autorickshaw driver in Odisha’s Ganjam district has won accolades for returning a gold necklace worth around Rs 1.6 lakh to a female passenger who had accidentally left it in his vehicle a few days ago. The autorickshaw … Read more

US Fishermen Catch Rarely Seen Jet Black River Beast In Texas, Internet Calls It “Terrifying”

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The giant fish are rare and endangered. US fishermen Justin Jordan and Terrell Maguire recently caught a rarely seen jet-black river beast in southeast Texas. Speaking to Newsweek, Mr Jordan, a fishing guide in Texas, informed that the creature they caught was a “very rare” melanistic alligator gar. He said that the fish was about … Read more