Friday, Dec 02, 2022

Cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri


Pak showdown: Cleric Qadri issues 24-hour deadline for Nawaz Sharif to resign

August 30, 2014 1:18 pm

Developments came after direct talks between the government and protesters failed to break the deadlock.

Pakistan braces for anti-Nawaz Sharif protest in Islamabad on Independence Day

August 14, 2014 1:15 pm

Both Imran Khan and Cleric Qadri have announced to lead their protestors from eastern city of Lahore to the capital and stage a sit-in till the government resigns.

Pakistani cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri put under virtual house arrest

August 07, 2014 7:56 pm

Police have blocked all roads leading to his residence and are not even allowing opposition leaders' vehicles near his house.

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Jailed Navjot Sidhu likely to walk free by end of January

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:02:01 am

The Supreme Court in May this year had awarded one year sentence to Sidhu in a 1988 road rage case. He had on May 20 surrendered before a court and was sent to Patiala central Jail where he is currently lodged.

98 days and counting, the dharna to shift Pakho Kenchian toll plaza continues strong

December 2, 2022 9:01:08 am

As the agitation completes 100 days on December 3, locals who have been part of the protests said that the Bhagwant Mann-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in the state has made no effort to reach out to them.

Watch: German fans urge Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp to coach national team

December 2, 2022 8:58:15 am

The worst thing would be if Argentina win the World Cup, I’m all the way with the Three Lions, says one of the German fan.

Won’t let women queue up with men: A Jamnagar village boycotts polls

Updated: December 2, 2022 8:58:13 am

Dhrafa has had a separate women-only booth since Independence, claim villagers; officials say informal arrangement, EC said no this time

Biden, Macron vow unity on Ukraine and move to end subsidy tensions

December 2, 2022 8:55:59 am

Joe Biden pledged to Emmanuel Macron to make changes to US legislation passed by the US Congress this year that European nations fear will harm their economies. Bills aimed at boosting U.S. renewable energy and the semiconductor industry have "glitches" that can be addressed, Biden said.

Chennai News Live Updates: EPS-led AIADMK protests against ruling DMK in Coimbatore

Updated: December 2, 2022 8:50:54 am

Chennai News Live Updates today: Meanwhile, the Tamil Nadu Public Works Department (PWD) has suspended two engineers responsible for lift maintenance at the Stanley Medical College Hospital in Chennai.

Shah Rukh Khan opens up about acting break, says daughter Suhana asked him ‘Why aren’t you working?’

December 2, 2022 8:49:59 am

Shah Rukh Khan said that after working for '32 years non-stop, 18 hours a day', he was 'happy' to take some time off acting in anticipation of spending time with his kids.

Why tracking migration is important for nutrition schemes

Updated: December 2, 2022 8:49:49 am

Mittali Sethi writes: A plan that focuses on targeting and triaging the most vulnerable — a strategy that keeps them at the centre without silos — might just be what we need to move one step forward in improving the wellbeing of people.

Four decades on, fresh hope for victims of the Bhopal gas tragedy

Updated: December 2, 2022 8:47:45 am

Upendra Baxi writes: Babasaheb Ambedkar constantly reminded us that past injustices carry no expiry date. Revival of a curative petition in the Supreme Court marks a new commitment to justice for the Bhopal victims.

How can India make a soft landing amid global economic crash?

Updated: December 2, 2022 8:44:36 am

Dharmakirti Joshi writes: India’s growth cycle has become well-synchronised with those of advanced economies. So, a sharp slowdown in these countries will spill over to India.