Topic: Celebration
mary celebration
September 09, 2014

St Mary celebration

A Romanian Roma sells inflated toys during the annual meeting of Roma on the occasion of St Mary celebration in Costesti, Romania. Romanian Roma women attend the annual meeting of Roma on the occasion of St Mary celebration in Costesti, Romania Romanian Roma women sit during the annual meeting of ...

sachin tendulkar birthday celebration casting vote
April 24, 2014, 3:14 pm

Tendulkar begins birthday by casting vote

Mumbai- Sachin Tendulkar began his 41st birthday celebration by exercising his voting rights today. The batting icon tweeted a photograph of himself flaunting his inked finger, and urged fellow Indians to vote. Earlier, the legend appealed to all Indians to exercise their franchise in the ongoing ...

unappealing celebration
September 09, 2013

An unappealing celebration

Some of the ‘Heroes’ of 1965 war are still alive to narrate their actions on various fronts, but unfortunately, the celebration of Defence Day has taken a different turn and does nothing to motivate our youth to join the armed forces. Despite many private and government TV channels ...

a marred celebration
May 19, 2013

A marred celebration

Just a week ago most of us had gone out to vote because we felt we could no longer be observers on the sidelines if we wanted things to change. It was a good feeling. There were no hiccups in the process in Islamabad at least, where I voted. Everywhere it was the same story here. There were lines ...

a sweet celebration
May 14, 2013

A 100kg sweet celebration

ISLAMABAD - All Pakistan Traders Organization (APTO) of Aabpara Market distributed 100-kg sweet to celebrate over the thumping victory of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz in the general election.Vice chairman of APTO, Ajmal Baloch said that traders had pinned hopes on the PML-N government, adding that ...

Rotten egg attack mars Indonesia Christmas celebration

BEKASI, Indonesia  - More than 200 Indonesian Muslims threw rotten eggs at Christians wanting to hold a Christmas mass near land outside Jakarta where they plan to build a church, police and a witness said.Some 100 Christian worshippers intended to hold a mass near empty land where they hope ...

Stands Behind India Wake Attacks Bush
November 30, 2008, 9:26 am

US stands behind India in wake of attacks: Bush

President George W. Bush on Saturday pledged full US support to India as it investigates the deadly terrorist attacks in Mumbai, saying the killers will not have the final word.'' Bush spoke at the White House after returning from the Camp David presidential retreat, where he spent Thanksgiving and ...

Journalist Killed Firing Security Forces Swat
November 09, 2008, 9:58 am

Journalist killed in firing by security forces in Swat

Security forces continued to bomb militants' hideouts in Matta and Kabbal Tehsils in restive Swat valley on Saturday night. However, no loss of life was reported. According to sources, two girls' schools were set on fire by some unknown miscreants in Kalaklay area in Kabbal during last night.  ...

Mullen Sees Afghanistan Worsening Year
October 10, 2008, 6:36 am

Mullen sees Afghanistan worsening into next year

Violence in Afghanistan will escalate in 2009 unless the US and other countries move quickly to counter an intensifying Taliban insurgency with troops and assistance, the top US military officer said on Thursday. "The trends, across-the-board, are not going in the right direction," Navy ...

Adam Darra Feared Operation Khel
September 22, 2008, 8:42 am

Operation feared in Darra Adam Khel

Military operation is also feared in Darra Adam Khel town of the NWFP while locals said that the number of troops in the area has been increased after a clash between the Taliban and security forces. Local sources said that Taliban militants attacked a temporary camp of the security forces with ...