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Wanna become astronaut? NASA is hiring next class of astronauts

Advertisements National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) had announced the recruitment for the next generation of astronauts. The NASA will accept the applications from December, 2015 through mid-February 2016 and the list of successful candidates will be announced in mid-2017. Advertisements World biggest government agency for space programs has announced …

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SRK mouth-piece of Hafiz Saeed, Pakistani agent, anti-nationalist: BJP leaders

Senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya slammed at Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan over his saying ‘there is extreme intolerance in India’. The politician also called SRK as ‘anti-nationalist’. “Shah Rukh lives in India, but his soul is in Pakistan. His films make crores here but he still thinks India to …

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Won’t return until things settle down, said Ghulam Ali cancelling concerts in India

Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali has called off all his planned concerts in India, declaring he won’t go India until ‘things are settled down.’ The renowned singer said his disappointment over the recent hindrance for Pakistani artists in India, asserting that Indian audience has always welcomed him and his art …

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Pakistan willing for peace talks with India: Tariq Fatemi

Political crisis between India-Pakistan: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi stated on Tuesday that Pakistan is willing to talk with India on all matters. “It is a reality that Prime Minister Nawaz desires cordial relations with India,” Fatemi said while addressing a seminar on ‘Pakistan India …

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Bilquis Edhi to be honoured with ‘Mother Teresa Award’ in India

Abdul Sattar Edhi’s wife Bilquis Edhi has been nominated for Mother Teresa Memorial International Award-2015 for providing save heaven to Geeta, a deaf-mute teenage girl stranded in Pakistan. “In view of the noble and humanitarian act of sheltering our dear Geeta, a deaf-mute girl who had accidentally crossed into Pakistan, …

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Yes we’re terrorists: Shiv Sena thanks Pakistan

India’s Hindu extremist party Shiv Sena rendered gratitude to Pakistan for terming it a terrorist organization. “If Pakistan considers us as its enemy, it is a matter of pride. It is like getting Mahavir Chakra,” Shiv Sena’s spokesperson Saamna said. Thank you Pakistan for calling us a terror organisation: Shiv …

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Saudi blogger, activist Raif Badawi to be awarded with Sakharov Award

A blogger-cum-activist Raif Badawi, who has been under glass and openly thrashed for reproaching Saudi Arabia’s religious set-up, was honoured with Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, the European Union’s top human rights award, on Thursday. The president of the European Parliament Matin Schulz announced the award and called on …

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Turkey to gift 34 T-37 aircrafts to Pakistan

Turkey cut a landmark deal in Ankara to supply 34 T-37 aircraft including their spare parts to Pakistan without taking an penny. The deal between the two countries is signed and announced on Wednesday after Pakistan expresses its wish to acquire the aircraft from Turkey, which decided to provide 34 …

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Photos of American Immigrants at Ellis Island, from the camera of Augustus Sherman

During 1800 to 1900, many immigrants travelled from one corner of the United States to other corner or in other countries. For this difficult travel, they had to travel from Germany, India, Romania, Greece, Lapland, Guadeloupe and had no choice of bypassing Ellis Island. The photos shows below are those …

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PM Modi grateful to Pakistan over return of Geeta, announces Rs. 1 Crore donation for Edhi Foundation

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked Pakistan for its serious efforts that ensured the return of Geeta to Indian. The Prime Minister has announced Rs. 1 crore donation for Edhi Foundation for what Edhi Foundation has done. Geeta who returned to India yesterday after almost a decade and …

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Pakistani author Kanza Javed denied Indian visa for her book launch event

Pakistani writer Kanza Javed was to launch her debut novel at the ongoing Kumaon literary festival in India but was rejected a visa to enter the country at the last moment. I had submitted all documents three weeks ago. I only heard from the Indian High Commission last afternoon about …

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Earthquake in Pakistan: Indian PM Narendra Modi extends prayers and offers assistance

The horrific Earthquake struck  several parts of Pakistan, all of the four provinces  were affected by the Earthquake. According to the sources, over 300 houses around the country have collapsed and over 35 people  have lost their lives. The Earthquake with magnitude 7.7 also jolted several parts of North India …

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Earthquake in Pakistan: 7.7 magnitude jolts Punjab & KP, epicenter Hindu Kash, Afghanistan

The high magnitude Earthquake struck major cities of Pakistan, including all of the cities from 4 provinces. Although, yet no causality reported so far. The earthquake which was 193 km deep and entered 82km southeast of Feyzabad in a remote area of Afghanistan in the Hindu Kush mountain. Not to forget, …

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Stranded in Pakistan, Indian girl Geeta reunited with her family

KARACHI: The deaf-mute stranded in Pakistan, Geeta arrived in New Delhi on Monday via a PIA flight to reunite with her family after a long struggle to get there. The photo of the young girl, accompanied by Bilquis Edhi and Edhi Foundation members being received at the airport in New …

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