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It is alarming that death toll from the dengue outbreak in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) has risen to 50, but still there seems no respite in sight. According to a report, over 300 fresh cases have been surfaced from various parts of the province. Continued rise in the new cases shows that provincial government despite tall claims is unable to control dengue. Government in fact seems to be unprepared to deal with the problem. In spite of finding ways to tackle...

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Imran Khan submits offshore company’s financial records in SC

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan’s lawyer on Monday submitted to the Supreme Court bank statements of his offshore company to establish the money trail behind the purchase of his London flat and Bani Gala residence. It may be noted that the statements along with a miscellaneous application were submitted in a petition filed by Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N)...

Qandeel murder case: Court issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Mufti Abdul Qavi

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MULTAN: A local court on Thursday issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Mufti Abdul Qavi in the Qandeel Baloch murder case. Judicial magistrate Mohammad Pervez issued the non-bailable warrants after investigation officer Noor Akbar requested the court to do so on the grounds that the cleric is...

Continuity of democracy only way to confront challenges: CM Punjab

MULTAN: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said that the continuity of democratic system is imperative for development in the country. In his statement about the 12 October, 1999 coup, he said the day is remembered as black day in the history of the country...

Petition challenging new NAB chief’s appointment lands in LHC

LAHORE: A petition challenging the appointment of Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal as Chairman of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) was filed in the Lahore High Court on Tuesday. Barrister Javed Iqbal Jafferi filed the constitutional petition, questioning the procedure...

Jahangir Tareen submits leased land revenue records in SC

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Secretary General Jahangir Tareen submitted on Monday the revenue record of more than 18,000 acres of agricultural land to the Supreme Court, which he claimed to have obtained on lease. The revenue record comprises 10 pages encompassing the details of lands obtained on lease in Rahimyar Khan. Affidavits of the leases, besides agreements were also submitted...

ECP suspends 261 lawmakers for non-submission of financial details

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday suspended the membership of 261 lawmakers for failure to submit details of their finances under sub-section 42A of the Representation of People Act (RoPA) by Sept 30. An ECP notification named members of the National Assembly, Senate...

Liaquat Ali Khan’s 66th martyrdom anniversary observed

ISLAMABAD/KARACHI: The 66th martyrdom anniversary of Pakistan’s first Prime Minister Shaheed-e-Millat Khan Liaquat Ali Khan was observed on Monday. People in large number visited his grave near Quaid Masoleum and recited Quran and offered Fateha. Liaquat Ali Khan...

ECP issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan in the contempt of court case against him for “repeatedly failing to appear for the hearing and for failing...

Erdogan says US sacrificing strategic ally Turkey

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ANKARA:  Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan accused the United States on Thursday of mistreating a strategic ally, in a blistering speech which appeared to rule out swift resolution to a dispute between...

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Larijani calls for Pak-Iran border markets for development of Balochistan

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TEHRAN: Iran’s Parliament Speaker Larijani has called for establishment of border markets with Pakistan, voicing Iran’s interest to help with the growth of Balochistan through trade and economic transactions. Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani made the remarks in a meeting with Speaker of the Provincial Assembly of Balochistan, Rahila Durrani in...

Turkey’s Erdogan blames US envoy for diplomatic crisis

ANKARA: President Tayyip Erdogan blamed the U.S. ambassador to Turkey on Tuesday for a diplomatic crisis between the two countries and said Ankara no longer considered him Washington’s envoy. In a blunt and personal attack on outgoing...

“One Belt, One Road” initiative brings more than infrastructure to Central Europe

BEIJING: “The role of human capital in the One Belt, One Road initiative” was the motto of the Third China-Central and Eastern Europe Conference on Cross-Cultural Dialogue, Education and Business that ended on Saturday in the...

Ghani gives Taliban last chance to join peace process

KANDAHAR: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has said the Taliban should forget they could defeat the Afghan forces and should reconcile with the government as the only option with them.Ashraf Ghani once again called on the Taliban to use this...

Hybrid Warfare

(Muhammad Saim Javed) The new threat to Global peace and security is rather undefined, having no firm definition but rather the word is self-defining, asymmetrical, a new dimension of warfare after conventional, non-conventional, modern and info-warfare. The new threat confronting GPS is insidious and...

Why the Military Rules

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(Raza Rashid) Chairman senate Raza Rabbani recently called for an inter-institutional dialogue aimed at strengthening the parliament and further consolidating the democratic process.  The underlying motive...

Exploring sentiments of Turkish people about Pakistan

(Dr. Irfan Ashraf) Few journalists from Pakistan planned to visit Turkey to explore the country and sentiments of its people about Pakistan. Senior journalists P.J. Mir, Ameer Abbas,Nadia Naqi and Reema...

Anniversary of epic-scale tragedy

By Mohammad Jamil    For Pakistan, year 2005 was one of the most calamitous years of its history, when the horrific earthquake devastatingly struck parts of the NWFP and Azad Kashmir, which was by...

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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