The inauguration ceremony of Rawalpindi- Islamabad Metro Bus system has began.

Ministers and leaders of various political parties are among those who attended the inauguration. The 23-kilometer line, where 68 air-conditioned buses will hold an estimated 135,000 passengers a day along exclusive, signal-free lanes, links the neat, leafy capital with its sprawling twin city Rawalpindi. The project was constructed in 13 months; six months longer than […]

More than 400 people still missing after the boat sank in a storm on the Yangtze river in China.

Since last night around 14 people had been confirmed as coming through after the dong fang Zhixing, or “eastern star,” rapidly overturned late Monday. Seven bodies have been reclaimed from the wreckage, leaving hundreds more still missing, possibly trapped within the ship which apparently went down in a subject of seconds with 458 people on […]