News: Pakistan President lauds Prince Aga Khan for promoting tourism


President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi praised Prince Aga Khan IV for promoting tourism in Gilgit Baltistan. Aga Khan is a title held by the Imam of the Nizari Isma’ili Shias. Since 1957, the holder of the title has been the 49th Imam, Prince Shah Karim al-Husseini, Aga Khan, a business magnate with British citizenship, as well as a racehorse […]

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Aviation: Pakistani air hostess reported missing from Paris hotel


A Pakistan International Airline (PIA) air hostess has reportedly gone missing from a Paris hotel. The PIA administration has reported about the ‘missing’ cabin crew to the French authorities, according to media reports. It is believed that the air-hostess Shazia Saeed slipped away from the hotel after she reached Paris on a PIA flight from Sialkot to Paris on April […]

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African City: Onitsha most polluted city in the world — WHO

The World Health Organisation has named Onitsha in Anambra State as the most polluted city in the world. WHO, in its latest report on Global Urban Ambient Air Pollution, stated that a study of Onitsha’s water pollution found more than 100 petrol stations in the city, selling low-quality fuel, many rubbish dumps, fuel spills along with high levels of arsenic, […]

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London is more Islamic than most cities in Muslim countries, scholar

London is a more Islamic city than most cities in Muslim countries, a prominent Islamic scholar declared today. Pakistan-born Maulana Syed Ali Raza Rizvi said freedom of worship and the cultural mix in London did more to promote Islamic values than Muslim political leaders elsewhere in the world. The endorsement of religious tolerance comes as a boost to ministers who […]

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