UK’s Home Minister: UK & Pakistan to step up money laundering action

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Aliya Nazki in BBC Urdu “Sairbeen” covered these topics:

The UK will work closely with the Pakistani authorities in their fight against money laundering, Sajid Javid has said on a visit to the country.

The British Home Secretary said the two nations would share evidence to enable more prosecutions to be brought.

Prime Minister Imran Khan has promised to bring back money he alleges has been “stolen” and invested or hidden abroad.

A powerful storm which killed dozens of people in the Philippines is now making its way across southern China.

Typhoon Mangkhut is one of the most powerful storms to hit the region in decades.

Two people have been killed in the Chinese province of Guangdong, according to state media – more than 2.5 million people have been evacuated in Guangdong and on Hainan island.

In Hong Kong, the storm wrecked buildings and shut down the city.

The typhoon is now moving inland, and is expected to hit the Chinese regions of Guizhou, Chongqing and Yunnan later in the day.