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  • NON-FICTION: PAKISTAN YATRA

    Gorakhpur-born and Singapore-based Amardeep Singh was fed scary stories by his elders who had been uprooted from Muzzaffarabad in 1948 when armed tribesmen attacked Kashmir to liberate the princely state from the Dogra ruler — like the Nizam of Hyderabad deep down in south India, he, too, had decided to retain the independence of his princely state...

  • Indian Sikhs on ‘individual yatra’ to Pakistan

    LAHORE: As many as 49 Sikhs from India crossed the Wagah border on Sunday, each allegedly on an individual visit to their sacred places...

    The travellers will stay in the country for a week during which they will visit their religious sites in Lahore, Narowal, Hassanabdal and Nankana Sahib
  • India deprives Sikh pilgrims of Jorr Mela yatra

    Protest staged at Attari railway station against New Delhi for disallowing train from Pakistan to pick them“Our authorities contacted their Indian counterparts again and again to accept and allow entry of the train to their territory for picking and bringing the Yatris to Lahore so that they could proceed to their destination for attending the 10-day-long Jorr festival...

    The Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi had issued visas to...

  • Delhi topple leaders Hyderabad to stay in hunt

    HYDERABAD: Delhi Daredevils ended their two-match losing streak when they defeated IPL table-toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad by a clinical margin of seven wickets here on Thursday night...

    After restricting the hosts to a modest 146-8, Delhi knocked off the required runs in 18...

  • Iran suspends Saudi pilgrimage flights over sexual assault allegations

    DUBAI: Iran has suspended flights to Saudi Arabia for the year-round Umrah pilgrimage over allegations that Saudi security officers sexually assaulted two Iranian boys, Culture Minister Ali Jannati said on Monday...

    "Until these guilty people are put on trial and punished, the Umrah will be stopped and Iranian flights will be suspended," the Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA) cited Jannati as saying...

  • Qatar has not approved Haj flights, says Saudi media

    Riyadh last week reopened its land border with Qatar and allocated seven flights of the Saudi national carrier to bring pilgrims from Doha, in a temporary lifting of a weeks-long boycott of its Gulf neighbour...

    “Saudi Arabian Airlines director general Saleh al-Jasser has said that the airline has thus far been unable to schedule flights to transport Qatari pilgrims from Hamad International Airport in Doha,” SPA added...

  • Qatar denies blocking Saudi Haj pilgrimage flights

    Qatar on Monday denied banning Saudi Arabian flights from landing in the emirate to transport Muslim pilgrims to Makkah, refuting the accusation by authorities in Riyadh...

    Riyadh last week reopened its land border with Qatar and allocated seven flights of the Saudi national carrier to bring pilgrims from Doha, in a temporary lifting of a weeks-long boycott of its Gulf neighbour...

  • Weather conditions force PIA to cancel 6 flights

    KARACHI: Six flights of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) were cancelled on Saturday because of poor visibility caused by smog and other weather-related conditions in southern Punjab and upper Sindh region...

    A statement issued by the PIA said that some more flights scheduled for Sunday had been cancelled...

  • PIA plans direct flights to Bangkok from Karachi

    KARACHI: The Pakistan International Airlines will operate three weekly flights from the metropolis to Bangkok from Sept 16, PIA chairman Irfan Illahi said on Friday...

    He said the airline would operate Airbus A320 aircraft for direct flights between Karachi and Bangkok...

  • Over 70 flights delayed at Lahore airport; thousands stranded

    Over 70 domestic and international flights were delayed due to heavy smog at Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport on Friday for the fourth day running, leaving thousands of passengers and their relatives inconvenienced, DawnNews reported...

    Flights are expected to continue being delayed over the next few days, keeping in view weather conditions...

  • Qatar Airway, Turkish Airlines among airlines suspending flights to Iraqi Kurdistan

    All foreign flights to and from the Iraqi Kurdish regional capital Arbil will be suspended from Friday evening on Baghdad's orders, its airport director said, following a controversial independence referendum...

    “All international flights without exception to and from Arbil will stop from 6:00 pm on Friday following a decision by the Iraqi cabinet and Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi,” Talar Faiq Salih told AFP on Thursday...

  • PIA starts direct flights to Najaf

    KARACHI: The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is starting direct flights between Karachi and Najaf in Iraq, said PIA chief Nayyar Hayat on Thursday...

    Briefing reporters at the soft launch of the flight operation, he said the national flag carrier would be operating three flights a week and the first flight was scheduled for departure from the metropolis on Sept 14...

  • PIA staff strike delays four flights

    LAHORE: Four international PIA flights were delayed up to four hours on Wednesday after its staff went on strike against the ‘attitude’ of a senior official at the Allama Iqbal International Airport...

    Four flights – PK-757 for Copenhagen and Oslo, PK-709 for Manchester, PK-270 for Delhi and PK-303 for Karachi were scheduled for their destinations in the morning...

  • Legislators want direct PIA flights from Quetta to Gulf states

    QUETTA: The Balochistan Assembly adopted on Friday a resolution, asking the federal government to direct the management of PIA to begin direct flights from Quetta to Dubai and other Gulf states and Boeing flights from Quetta to Islamabad and Karachi...

    They said at present limited ATR flights were being operated from Quetta to Islamabad and Karachi which were not enough to fulfil the requirement of the increasing number of...

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