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Iran ignores calls to release British-flagged tanker

Iran ignored mounting European appeals to release a British-flagged tanker on Saturday as Britain denounced a "dangerous move" and summoned a senior diplomat from the Islamic republic. The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said it seized…

Man falls from aeroplane in London

The body of a Kenyyan man fell hundreds of metres from a plane flying over southwest London, United Kingdom, landing in the garden of a man's home as he sunbathed, Al Jazeera reported. Police said it was recovered from the Clapham garden…

Qureshi meets DFID Secretary Rory Stewart

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi met with UK’s DFID Secretary Rory Stewart at the DFID Headquarters in London on Wednesday. The two ministers reviewed UK’s development assistance to Pakistan in health, education…

Iran denies tankers attack as tensions soar

Dubai - Iran dismissed as "baseless" Friday US accusations that it carried out twin attacks that left two tankers ablaze in the Gulf of Oman, escalating tensions across the region and sending world oil prices soaring. Secretary of State…

A Brexit deal is my priority, says PM hopeful Javid

Britain’s interior minister Sajid Javid, a contender to replace Theresa May, said on Monday if he was prime minister he would pursue a deal to leave the European Union and would offer to pay any new costs to keep the border open with…

PML-N President Shehbaz Sharifs returns to Pakistan

LAHORE: PML- President Shehbaz Sharif returned to Pakistan on Sunday morning amid strict security arrangements. A large gathering of PML-N workers and senior leaders greeted the opposition leader as he landed at Lahore's Allama Iqbal…