Pak opens first metro line after years of delays

LAHORE: A newly-built Orange Line metro train runs after its official opening yesterday. - AFP LAHORE: Pakistan's first...

Pakistani leader Khan asks Facebook to ban Islamophobic content

LAHORE: Traders shout slogans during a protest following French President Emmanuel Macron's comments over the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) caricatures yesterday. -...

Farmers step up illegal fires as air crisis worsens

NEW DELHI: Commuters drive along a road under smog conditions on Oct 22, 2020. - AFP SANETA, India:...

India, US set for military pact on satellite data during Pompeo visit

WASHINGTON, DC: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo puts on a facemask after a press conference at the State Department in...

India to roll out quick, cheap test

NEW DELHI: A researcher holds a sheet with paper strip samples for coronavirus tests at a laboratory on Oct 7, 2020....

Bid to smuggle endangered falcons foiled

KARACHI: A custom official touches a falcon that was recovered from illegal captivity during a press briefing yesterday. - AFP

Floods kill 40 in India, damage crops

HYEDRABAD: Children push a bicycle making their way on a flooded street following heavy rains in Hyderabad yesterday.-AFP

Heavy rains kill 12 in India, damage crops

HYDERABAD: Residents gather on a flooded street outside their homes following heavy rains in Hyderabad yesterday. – AFP

Smog returns to Indian capital

NEW DELHI: A worker uses an anti-smog gun to control dust at the Integrated Exhibition-Cum-Convention Center (IECC) construction site on Oct...

Mumbai gets power back after outage

MUMBAI: Passengers walk on a railway track after trains got stranded due to a major power cut in several areas after...

India virus cases cross 7 million

NEW DELHI: India's coronavirus cases surged past seven million yesterday, taking it ever closer to overtaking the...

The mystery of India’s low COVID death rate

People wearing facemasks as a preventive measure against the Covid-19 coronavirus are seen in a market area in the old quarters...

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27th October