Turkish army pension fund to buy British Steel- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP The Turkish military pension fund OYAK said Friday it had signed a provisional deal to buy British Steel after the UK steelmaker was forced into liquidation in May. OYAK said it hoped... Read more »

Qureshi explains how India buried its rhetoric on Kashmir

Minister says a ‘comprehensive discussion’ took place at UNSC meeting Read more »

Pro-Kashmir rallies, protests held as Pakistan observes ‘black day’- Samaa Digital

  Demonstrations held across the country Protests were held across Pakistan on Thursday, August 15, as the country marked a ‘black day’ in solidarity with the people of Indian-held Kashmir. Follow SAMAA... Read more »

Israel bars visit by two Muslim congresswomen after Trump outburst- Samaa Digital

  Israel said Thursday it will bar a planned visit by two US congresswomen who have supported a boycott of the country over its treatment of Palestinians, a decision in line with President... Read more »

Hundreds of protesters stage new rally at Hong Kong airport- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters staged a new rally on Tuesday at Hong Kong’s airport, a day after a massive demonstration there triggered a shutdown at the busy international travel... Read more »

Kashmir curfew to be eased after Thursday: governor- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP Restrictions on freedom of movement in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir will be eased after Independence Day on Thursday, the state governor has said, although phone lines and the... Read more »

Kashmiris queue for two-minute phone access- Samaa Digital

  Security personnel stop an auto-rickshaw for questioning at a roadblock during a lockdown in Srinagar on August 12, 2019. AFP Outside a guarded government office in India-held Kashmir’s main city, an... Read more »

Don’t have a cow! London university bans beef- Samaa Digital

  Students at London’s Goldsmiths will no longer be munching on canteen staples such as burgers and chilli after the prestigious university announced it would ban all beef products to fight climate... Read more »

India imposes Kashmir clampdown to head off Eid protests- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP Indian troops clamped tight restrictions on mosques across Kashmir for Monday’s Eid al-Adha festival, fearing anti-government protests over the stripping of the Muslim-majority region’s autonomy, according to residents. The... Read more »

65-year-old retired Pakistan Air Force officer stopped Norway mosque shooter- Samaa Digital

    A 65-year-old retired Pakistan Air Force officer named Muhammad Rafiq is being hailed as a hero after he stopped overpowered a gunman hoping to attack a mosque in Norway. A... Read more »