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An encounter that is being phrased as the icebreaker between United States and Pakistan has emerged a new line of possible bilateral relationship between the two countries again. Silence that followed the Trump’s remarks of August 21 has been broken with the first meeting of Pakistani PM Abbasi and American Vice President Pence. This meeting that has been framed positive until now might has its own repercussions. One of the concerns that haunt the prospective...

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Those trying to weaken Parliament not sincere with country: Khurshid Shah

SUKKUR: Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khurshid Shah has said that those trying to weaken are not sincere with Pakistan and they need to mend their ways. Addressing a ceremony in Sukkur on Saturday, he said that attempts were also being made to create a rift between the parliament and the institutions which was unfair. He said that dreams of development and progress could...

Model Town Report: Petition filed in LHC for Contempt Proceeding

LAHORE: The heirs of Model Town massacre victims on Saturday moved to Lahore High Court (LHC) seeking contempt of court proceeding against Punjab government for not making  the judicial inquiry report into the Model Town killing public despite the court’s order. The heirs while naming Chief Minister...

LHC orders Punjab govt to release judicial report on Model Town incident

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court ordered the Punjab government on Thursday to make public the judicial inquiry report into the Model Town killings. The order was read out by Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi while hearing a petition by the families of those injured in the...

Imran Khan doesn’t respond to court summons, notices: Shehbaz Sharif

D G KHAN: Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif said on Thursday that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan never responded to the notices sent to him over his claim that he was offered Rs10 billion for keeping mum on the Panama Leaks case. Sharif was speaking...

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West exploits Asian resources to destabilize regimes for evil designs: Rabbani

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani has said that the fate of Asia lies in the hands of Asian people and they themselves have to become masters of their own destiny as the West has always exploited its manpower and resources to promote its hegemonic designs and imperialist agenda. The chairman Senate expressed these views at ceremony held in connection with taking over of the IT equipment...

Dar decides to extend his London stay after NAB appeal

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has decided to extend his stay in London after National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed an appeal against Lahore High Court verdict in the Hudaibiya Paper Mills’ case, reported a private news channel quoting sources. According to informed sources, his decision...

Muharram moon sighted, Ashura on Oct 1

KARACHI: The moon of Moharramul Harram 1439 AD has been sighted in the country and the Ashura would fall on October 1 (Sunday). The meeting of Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee for sighting the moon of Muharram-ul-Haram was presided over by its Chairman Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman...

Afghan Ambassador calls on COAS

RAWALPINDI: Inter services Public Relations (ISPR) has said  Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Pakistan, Mr Omar Zakhilwal met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ, on Wednesday. DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor, issues of mutual interest...

Death toll in 7.1 magnitude Mexico quake surges to 224

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Mexico City: The death toll from a powerful earthquake that rocked Mexico on Tuesday has surged to 224 people, including 117 in the capital, said Interior Minister Miguel Osorio Chong. The dead included...

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Pakistan, US agree to stay engaged as PM Abbasi meets Mike Pence

PRIME MINISTER SHAHID KHAQAN ABBASI MEETS US VICE PRESIDENT MICHAEL RICHARD PENCE ON THE SIDELINES OF 72ND SESSION OF UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN NEW YORK.

Khaqan conveys reservations, NSC decisions over revised US regional policy NEW YORK: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday met United States Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly session in New York and conveyed Pakistan’s concerns over the US’ revised policy in the region. The two leaders held discussions...

Iran ready to supply Pakistan’s energy needs: Iranian President

NEW YORK: President of Iran said the country is prepared to supply Pakistan’s needs for energy and to construct power plants across the border areas to export electricity to its neighbor. “We are ready to supply energy to Pakistan,...

PM to meet US vice President today on Washington’s request

UNITED NATIONS: The United States has suggested Vice President Pence’s meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi  as part of their efforts “to re-engage with Pakistan.” It will be first direct Pakistan-US interaction...

Trump blocks sale of US tech firm to Chinese company

NEW YORK: The Trump administration has barred the sale of a US technology firm to a Chinese-backed company, citing national security risks. Since November, Chinese-backed Canyon Bridge Capital Partners has been seeking approval for a $1.3bn...

One plane three versions: The experience rocks

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The federal minister admits the PIA plane is missing. He tells the Senate of Pakistan that a committee has been formed to probe the matter but it has found to clue. The PIA spokesman revels an altogether...

NA120: A nightmare for JI

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Irrespective of who has put it forth , the idea can’t be simply sidestepped or overruled that Jamat Islami is clinically dead. Gone are the days when it had some say in politics and gone are the days...

Looking behind the Rohingya crises

Ayesha Zahid/ Rizwan Haider Who are Rohingyas and how and why they ended up as the stateless minority? What led ‘The Lady’ of Myanmar, a noble peace prize holder to shut her eyes to the ethnic cleansing...

From Heart of Asia to BRICS declaration

Pakistan has rejected the BRICS declaration. The fact is not denying that what has been said in BRICS declaration has already been accepted by Pakistan last year in Heat of Asia declaration. We must not...

Book Review: The Colder War

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Author: Marin Katusa Reviewed By: Muhammad Waqar Marin Katusa, in his book, “The Colder War”, has summarized his experience for being serving as a chief energy investment strategy for Casey...

Songs Before Shrine: Poems Of Peace And Humanity

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Book Reviewed By: HAMZA HASSAN SHEIKH According to Mother Teresa, “Peace begins with a smile.” Peace is a desire which dwells in the soul of every lover of humanity. In “Peace” I expressed my feelings...

List of unique cricket records held by Pakistan

Patriot Web Desk: The Pakistan Cricket team is regarded as one of the most unpredictable team in the world of sports. The men form green slump to unlikely defeats at time but on the other hand they are...

5 most popular female Pakistani politicians

Web Desk: Pakistan was one of the very first Muslim countries to have a female Prime Minister in the form of the late Shaheed Benazir Bhutto. The Pakistan People’s Party leader and former Prime Minister’s...

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