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Pakistan have faced another humiliating defeat against India in a crucial match of Asia Cup. India have steamrolled Pakistan in the dust of Dubai on Sunday. They achieved target of 238 with the loss of just one wicket and with more than ten overs to spare. Prior to Asia Cup, cricket fans in the country were very optimistic that their national team will do better considering the fact that Pakistan are the winners of Champions Trophy. But performance of...

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LHC admits for hearing plea seeking Khawaja Asif’s disqualification

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday admitted the plea seeking PML-N leader Khawaja Asif s disqualification and issued notices to Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and respondent. Justice Mamoon Rashid heard the case pertaining to plea seeking disqualification of Khawaja Asif who had won NA-73 seat in General Elections 2018. Earlier, on September 22, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate...

LHC summons Nawaz on October 8 in high treason case

  LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has summoned Nawaz Sharif on October 8 in a high treason case against the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. A three-member full bench, headed by Justice Mazahar Ali Naqvi, was hearing the treason petition against former prime ministers Shahid Khaqan Abbasi,...

JIT finds 33 more suspicious accounts linked to fake accounts case

ISLAMABAD, Sept 24 (INP): A joint investigation team formed by the Supreme Court to probe into an ongoing Rs35 billion money laundering case told the top court on Monday that they have uncovered 33 more suspicious accounts and found that 334 people were involved. A...

No deal in Saudi Arabia for Nawaz’s release: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday denied any deal was made in Saudi Arabia to release deposed premier Nawaz Sharif from prison as he is “not important enough for either country to make a deal over”. The information minister gave the clarification...

PTI’s economic plan lacks vision: Sherry Rehman

ISLAMABAD: Senator Sherry Rehman has expressed grave reservations about the state of public finances and the lack of vision defining the mini-budget presented by the government. In a statement issued here on Monday, She said, “Pakistan’s economic situation is critical and the mini-budget does not even pretend to address the enormity of the crisis we are facing. After all the noise about bringing...

SC reserves judgment on dual nationalities of govt employees

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Monday reserved its judgment on a suo motu case regarding dual nationalities of government employees. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Umar Atta Bandial and Justice Ijazul Ahsan heard the suo motu...

FM says dialogue only way to ensure regional peace, stability

WASHINGTON: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan firmly believes that the dialogue is the only way forward to ensure peace and stability in the region, and underscored that the new government will do what is in the best interest of Pakistan. “Our...

CJP orders to shift Majeed, his son to jail from hospital

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday reviewed the medical reports of Omni Group chairman Anwar Majeed and directed that he along with his son be shifted to jail from the hospital. As the top court heard the money laundering case, the...

Need another surgical strike, says Indian army chief

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MUMBAI: Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday said that India needs to launch another surgical strike against terrorists. In a statement, Army Chief Bipin said that if Pakistan wants to improve...

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Trump administration considering restoring Pakistan’s security funds

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WASHINGTON: As a part of reset with new Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan, United States of America (USA) is considering to restore security funds of Pakistan. According to media reports, a battle is brewing inside the Trump administration over whether to reconsider the president’s aggressive policy of withholding millions of dollars in sensitive security...

Tensions do exist in Pak-US ties: US State Department

WASHINGTON: US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert while acknowledging concerns asserted that a state of tension exist in the ties of Pakistan and United States. During a department press briefing in Washington, Nauert maintained...

ICC threatened with US sanctions

BOLTON: The US has threatened sanctions against the International Criminal Court (ICC) if it goes ahead with prosecutions against Americans. The court is currently considering prosecuting US servicemen over alleged detainee abuse in Afghanistan. National...

KC-EU praises UN’s HR Commissioner’s statement on Kashmir

BRUSSELS: The Chairman of Kashmir Council Europe (KC-EU), Ali Raza Syed has praised fresh statement of new United Nation High Commissioner for Human Rights on issue of human rights violations in occupied Kashmir. New UN High Commissioner...

Let’s pay tributes to our heroes

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By Sardar Khan Niazi Every year we celebrate 6th September, Defense Day of Pakistan, with gun-salutes and prayer ceremonies across the country in memory of our brave soldiers who laid their lives defending...

Remembering National Heroes

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( Lt Gen Retd Amjad Shoaib) We are celebrating defence of Pakistan day in remembering of the event of 6th September 1965, when India invaded Pakistan and their Chief of Army Staff hoped to capture Lahore...

JF-17 THUNDER, A GIFT BY PAF TO THE NATION

(Air Marshal Retd Shahid Latif ) Pakistan Air Force has always endeavoured to meet the national expectations on guarding the aerial frontiers of our beloved homeland. In order to shoulder this sacred responsibility...

A symbol of struggle and success

(Sardar Khan Niazi) After a long continues struggle of 22years, Imran Khan has become Prime Minister of Pakistan. He built his party from dried stalks of grain which is now as strong as long deep-rooted...

Team Pakistan’s road to Formula Student Germany

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By Rija Zafar When we talk about a platform to strengthen and embellish technical skills, and develop innovation in young engineers, one which is bound to cross our minds is Formula Student (FS). Formula...

The magic of cleanliness | Short Story

By Zeenat Iqbal Hakimjee Twenty kilometers west of the bounty road a small lane wound its way to a small castle. The castle looked like it was built for a prince and princess to stay in. The sky seemed to hug the earth there. The cheerful sun smiled and beamed on the earth and the flowers opened up...

Drug abuse in educational institutions

By Rameez Ali Mahesar The trend of drug addiction in Pakistan is briskly flourishing among people at alarming rate. The statistics have shown Pakistan on the rise in term of people fallen prey to this...

Discrimination against women

A lot of questions arise in our mind when we think of discrimination against women. Are there no issues relating to women discrimination? Do women not face any problems on the basis of their gender? Are...

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