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  • Australia claims foiling ‘terror plot’ to bring down aeroplane

    SYDNEY: Australia has foiled an Islamist-inspired terrorist plot to bring down an aircraft with an improvised explosive device, authorities said on Sunday, after four people were arrested in raids across Sydney...

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the plot appeared to be “elaborate” rather than planned by a lone wolf, as security was strengthened at major domestic and international airports across the nation
  • Solar-powered aeroplane lands in New York City

    THE solar-powered aeroplane on a globe-circling voyage that began more than a year ago in the UAE reached a milestone on Saturday, completing a trip across the US with a Statue of Liberty fly-by before landing in New York...

    The trip began in March 2015 from Abu Dhabi and made stops in Oman, Myanmar, China and Japan...

  • Stadium of skirts and dresses in Kosovo

    PRISTINA: Dresses and skirts donated by Cherie Blair and Rita Ora were among 5,000 pegged to washing lines in a Kosovo stadium on Friday in an art installation drawing attention to the stigma suffered by victims of wartime sexual violence...

    Dresses and skirts of all different colours blew in the wind under bright blue skies in Kosovo’s main football stadium, usually the domain of male sports fans...

  • Traditional dresses with delicate handiwork fascinate women

    “Despite all modernity and new trends in women’s dresses, a typical lady would always love traditional work...

    Rajid Ali, craftsman and also a fashion designer running his store in University Town, said that more elaborate and fancy dresses were detailed with gold threading and gold beads, and were prepared in many different colours on silk fabrics...

  • Classmates rescue Indian child bride

    JAIPUR: An Indian teenager sent to live with a much older husband who she married aged just 11 has returned to school after being rescued by her classmates, a children’s charity said on Thursday...

    The 16-year-old girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was married off by her family in the western state of Rajasthan, where child marriage is particularly prevalent
  • Indian groom rejects bride at meatless wedding

    NEW DELHI: A groom in meat-strapped Uttar Pradesh walked out on the bride because her family had served only vegetarian food at the wedding, Outlook magazine reported on Friday...

    Another man stepped in to accept the vegetarian repast and with it the bride, the magazine said...

  • Pakistani man's Indian bride details ordeal in written reply to court

    The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday continued hearing the case of Indian national Uzma, who, in her six-page written reply to the court, reiterated her plea to be returned to India and allegation that she was 'forced to marry' her Pakistani husband, Tahir Ali...

    Earlier this month, Uzma, 22, was reported to have gone 'missing' at the Indian High Commission, a few days after her marriage to Ali, a resident of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
  • Bride-seeking Russian arrested in Chitral

    CHITRAL: A Russian national in search of a wife in Pakistan has been arrested and is being questioned by intelligence agencies, officials said Saturday...

    Chitral, a remote district bordering Afghanistan, is a tourist hotspot famous for its landscape and for being home to the Kalash people, an animistic tribe and Pakistan's smallest religious minority...

  • Getting a bride from Chitral not easy for outsiders now

    The ‘fault’ of the man was said to be that he used to act as a middleman for the men coming from other districts in search of a bride here and entice the parents to give the hand of their girls to non-local people...

    One of such organisations in Chitral has even constituted a band of volunteers who patrol the bus stands and other public places to check if a non-local man is taking a bride with him...

  • Dear Pakistani child bride, we have failed you

    Also read: Married off for 'honour' — Pakistan's child bridesIs the humour lost on the lawmakers when a girl not old enough to elect a government representative, is deemed old enough to select a spouse to spend the rest of her life with?Dear child bride of the 21st century, I have no authority to affect the course of your suffering...

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