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What is the difference between a burka, hijab and niqab?

SOME Muslim women wear face veils in adherence to certain Islamic traditions which insist people dress "modestly" in public. But, for those who don't wear...

Nawaz’s grandson, Maryam and Capt Safdar’s son may join politics in...

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s grandson and former MNA Capt Safdar’s son Junaid Safdar may join politics in the coming days. This was announced...

Dangerous “Ice drug” fast addicting Karachi’s youth

KARACHI: A dangerous Crystal Meth, commonly known as Ice Drug, has landed in Karachi's drug market, making city's youth addict. The drug is considered as...

Brave Hijab-wearing White House staffer quits Trump admin over travel ban

WASHINGTON: Hijab-wearing Muslim ex-White House staffer of Bangladeshi-origin has said she quit her job after US President Donald Trump announced his controversial travel ban,...

Turkey to extend state of emergency for another 90 days

ANKARA: Turkey will extend the state of emergency for another 90 days (three months), the deputy prime minister said here. After a cabinet, Numan Kurtulmus,...

TV anchor Gharida Farooqi allegedly detained child maid at her home

LAHORE: Express News anchor Gharida Farooqi has allegedly detained a 15-year child housemaid illegally at his residence and subjected her to physical torture. Gharidah Farooqi...

ICCI congratulates winner of general elections and calls for short term...

Islamabad: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry has congratulated the PTI on emerging as the leading winner in the general elections 2018 and...

JI rejects KE tariff, announces protest drive

KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Karachi has rejected the K-Electric tariff and announced to launch protest demonstrations against it.   JI Karachi chief Engr. Hafiz Naeem-ur-Rehman announced this...

Insulting Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) not ‘free speech’, European Court rules

The European Court of Human Rights ruled on Thursday that an Austrian woman's criminal conviction and fine for her statements accusing the Prophet Muhammad...