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Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday addressed the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. The highlight of his more than 45-minute-long speech was intense criticism of India for its annexation of occupied Kashmir and the continued restrictions imposed in the region. The premier began his speech by saying he feels honoured to represent Pakistan at the world forum. He said he would not have come to the UN if he did not feel that...

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1500-km roads to be repaired, built till December: Buzdar

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar said on Sunday that the construction work for 1500-km rural roads would continue till December, 2019, in the province, and the first phase would cost Rs15 billion. He was talking to National Assembly members including Khurram Shahzad, Malik Nawab Sher Waseer and Raza Nasrallah, who held a consultative meeting with the Chief Minister to discuss public...

103 new dengue cases surface in Karachi

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KARACHI: The number of dengue cases is on the rise in Karachi as 103 more people hit by the mosquito-borne disease were admitted to various hospitals in Karachi, according to the Dengue Surveillance Cell. The number of people suffering from dengue fever has reached 1,618 this month whereas the...

Pakistani students win first position in cultural day event in Limkokwing University

KUALA LUMPUR: Pakistani students won first prize in cultural day of Limkokwing university, University management held the competition and at the end of the day Pakistani students were declared as winners.   ...

Sessions judge reluctant to hold judicial probe into Nimirta death case

HYDERABAD: The Larkana district and sessions judge appeared reluctant to hold the judicial inquiry into the mysterious death of Nimirta Mirchandani — a BDS final year student of the Bibi Aseefa Dental College, Larkana, who was found dead in her hostel room on Sept...

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226 criminals held, looted items worth millions of rupees recovered

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have arrested 226 outlaws during last week and recovered looted items worth millions of rupees from them including gold ornaments, cars and bikes, a police spokesman said. Following directions of Inspector General of Police Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar Khan, he said that Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operations) Waqar Ud din Syed directed all police...

Federal govt decides to probe into dengue outspread

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ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to hold investigation into the outspread of dengue fever among citizens from international institutions. According to a private television channel report, the federal government has decided to contact global institutions for holding an investigation...

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Miftah Ismail’s remand extended in LNG case

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Thursday extended the physical remand of former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and former finance minister Miftah Ismail by 14 days in an ongoing probe into the liquefied natural...

Govt has no intend to enforce Governor’s Rule or emergency in Sindh: Firdous Ashiq

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Advisor on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan says Federal Government has no intention to enforce Governor’s Rule or emergency in Sindh. Talking to media in Islamabad on Thursday, she said that Federal Government...

Peace in Afghanistan means Peace in Pakistan

Syed Haider A. Gardezi The U.S. invasion of Afghanistan began shortly after the horrible September 11, 2001, attacks, however before the formal invasion, a covert operations Unit, of the 5th Special...

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Normal life remains crippled in IOK on 57th consecutive day

SRINAGAR: The grim situation remained unchanged in Indian occupied Kashmir on 57th consecutive day, on Sunday, due to continued restrictions and communication blackout imposed by Narendra Modi-led communal government. Normal life continues to remain crippled in the Kashmir valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu region due to the snapping of mobile and...

At least 35 people at wedding party killed during nearby Afghan army raid

KABUL: At least 35 civilians attending a wedding party were killed and 13 others wounded by explosions and gunfire during a raid by the United States-backed Afghan government forces on a nearby militant hideout, two officials in southern...

India tightens curfew to prevent Kashmiris’ march on UN office in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: The Indian authorities tightened curfew and other restrictions to prevent people from holding a protest demonstration outside the UN office in Srinagar after Friday prayers against India’s provocative August 5 move and...

Death toll from Afghan wedding blast rises to 80: officials

KABUL: The death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a wedding reception in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, has risen to 80, two senior officials said on Wednesday. The initial death toll after the Saturday night blast was 63,...

Checkmate: Pakistan Air Force well prepared for Indian Air Force’s Future Weapon Platforms

By Syed Haider A. Gardezi It is a well-established fact that the bulk of Indian air force operational assets including radars and fighter jets are vintage. The Comptroller and Auditor General of India...

The Façade of Indian Army WarPreparedness

General Bipin Rawat the Army Chief of the Indian Army, in an interview to ‘The Print’, has revealed a lot about Indian army planning, when it comes to Pakistan, including how they plan on fighting...

The Fate of Indian democracy

The abolishment of article 35A and 370 and integration of disputed territory of Kashmir into the country by Indian parliament is not only a gross violation of international law such as UNSC resolution...

Changing the image of real estate

(By Eyab Ahmed) Real Estate is an imperishable asset, ever increasing in value. It is the most solid security that human being ingenuity had devised. It is the basis of all security and the only indestructible...

Team Pakistan’s road to Formula Student Germany

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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