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Former ISI chief Lt Syed Asim Munir appointed as Pakistan’s new army chief

Former ISI chief Lt Syed Asim Munir appointed as Pakistan’s new army chief

Islamabad: Amid political upheaval in Pakistan, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has selected the country’s new army chief on Thursday. According to sources, Pakistan’s Information Minister informed on Twitter that Shehbaz Sharif has nominated Lieutenant-General Asim Munir as Pakistan’s new army chief. Aseem Munir will replace General Qamar Javed Bajwa, who

China’s daily Covid cases highest since pandemic began: National Health Bureau

China’s daily Covid cases highest since pandemic began: National Health Bureau

China: China’s daily Covid cases have hit a record high since the beginning of the pandemic, official data showed Thursday, as despite the government persisting with a zero-tolerance approach involving gruelling lockdowns and travel restrictions. China recorded 31,454 domestic cases — 27,517 without symptoms — on Wednesday, the National Health Bureau

Less Chinese meddling in Taiwan’s upcoming local elections this time 

Less Chinese meddling in Taiwan’s upcoming local elections this time 

Taipei City: The Foreign Minister of Taiwan, Joseph Wu, said on Wednesday that China is taking less interest in Taiwan’s upcoming local elections this time due to its own internal issues and efforts to enhance its global reputation. Taiwan had previously accused China of interfering in the outcome of Taiwan’s

Nepal elections: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba wins Dadeldhura seat

Nepal elections: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba wins Dadeldhura seat

Nepal: Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has been elected with a huge margin of votes from the Dadeldhura constituency in far west Nepal for the seventh consecutive time. Elections to the House of Representatives (HoR) and seven provincial assemblies were held on Sunday. The counting of votes started on

6.2 Magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico, no casualties reported

6.2 Magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico, no casualties reported

Baja California, Mexico: A 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Baja California in Mexico on Tuesday. As soon as the earthquake occurred, there was chaos there. People immediately came out of their houses and came on the road. The US Geological Survey (USGS) says the quake occurred about