Merchant presented awards for business and philanthropy

Pure Gold chairman honoured by Indian Business Professional Council Image Credit: Courtesy: IBPC Dr Thani Bin Ahmad Al Zeyoudi (right) presents the award by the Indian Business Professional Council to Firoz Merchant (second left) at a ceremony. Dubai: Dubai-based businessman Firoz Merchant has received two awards from the Indian Business …

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Barcelona Investigators Focusing Increasingly on North African Links

ROME —  A year ago, analysts were expressing confidence during a major conference in London that southern Europe would avoid the kind of large-scale Islamic terror attacks seen in northern European cities like Paris and Brussels. At a conference at King’s College, London, to explore the jihadist threat to Europe, …

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Top US General Visits Pakistan’s Waziristan Region

ISLAMABAD —  U.S. Central Command chief Gen. Joseph Votel has concluded two days of talks with civilian and military leaders in Pakistan, underscoring the need for the two countries to work together to ensure “greater regional security ad stability.” “Military cooperation, and even stronger cooperation with Pakistan, is very important, …

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