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Some gestures and words by the President of the United States Donald Trump addressed to the European authorities indicate the complete disagreement of the White House with the European Union. Over the past few days, there have been reports about the unambiguous talks between President of the United States and some of the European Union’s member states. Trump called on French President “Emmanuel Macron” to quit the European Union and so build broader...

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SHC reserves verdict on appeals against convictions in Shahzeb murder case

KARACHI: A bench of the Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday reserved its decision over the appeals of the convicts in Shahzeb Khan murder case. The complainant of the case and father of the murder victim both have been died, the counsel informed a two-member bench, comprising Justice Agha Faisal and Justice Muhammad Ali Mazhar, hearing the case. A widow and two daughters have been in the family....

India can’t stop water from flowing into Pakistan as per treaty: Indus waters commission

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LAHORE: Pakistani officials of the Permanent Commission for Indus Waters here on Monday said India cannot stop the flow of water into Pakistan as per the Indus Water Treaty. Officials of the commission for Indus Waters commented on India’s move to stop water of three eastern rivers from flowing...

Five children die of suspected food poisoning in Karachi

KARACHI: Five children died of suspected food poisoning after dining at a restaurant located in Karachi’s Saddar area, police said on Friday. According to police officials, five children, whose ages ranged from 1.5 to 9 years, died of food poisoning after dining at...

Punjab govt takes control of Jaish-e-Muhammad headquarters

ISLAMABAD:  The Punjab government has taken over the control of all Islamic seminaries run by Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM), a militant group which has purportedly claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on Indian security forces in the Indian-occupied Kashmir earlier...

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Nandipur reference: Ex-PM Pervez Ashraf, six others indicted

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Monday indicted former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf, former law minister Babar Awan and five others in the Nandipur Power Project reference. The accountability court in Islamabad heard the Nandipur Power Project reference in which Awan, former law secretary Riaz Kiyani, Masood Chisti, former consultant Shamila Mahmood, former joint secretary Riaz Mehmood...

Asad Umer urges regulators to facilitate corporate sector to promote economy

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ISLAMABAD:  Finance Minister Asad Umer has urged the regulators including the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan and Pakistan Stock Market to fully facilitate the corporate sector in order to enhance its productivity and contribution to the economy. Addressing a ceremony pertaining...

Fawad orders to lodge FIR against MD PTV

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry on Friday ordered to lodge a First Information Report (FIR) against Managing Director Pakistan Television (PTV) Arshad Khan, over transfer of hefty amount from its account. The directives of...

Pakistan a multi-religious, pluralistic society: FM

ISLAMABAD: Untied States Ambassador at Large for Religious Freedom, Ambassador Samuel Dale Brownback called on the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi here on Friday.Foreign Minister stated that Pakistan has always been a partner of international cooperation on the...

Complete shutdown in IOK against Indian repressive measures

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SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, to condemn India’s fiddling with the State Subject Law Article 35-A, ban on Jamaat-e-Islami, arrest of Muhammad Yasin Malik...

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Saudi crown prince meets Chinese president, bags oil deal

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BEIJING: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman met China’s President Xi Jinping on Friday and bagged a $10-billion oil deal. Prince Mohammad arrived in Beijing on Thursday following visits to Pakistan and India. “China is a good friend and partner to Saudi Arabia,” Xi told Prince Mohammad in a meeting in the Great Hall of the People. “Saudi Arabia’s...

U.S pressed on Khashoggi amid report MbS threatened ‘bullet’

WASHINGTON DC: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince told a senior aide he would go after Jamal Khashoggi “with a bullet” a year before the dissident journalist was killed inside the kingdom’s Istanbul consulate, the New York Times reported...

Kashmir shuts down, internet train service suspended, separatists caged on Modi visit

SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown on Sunday was observed across Kashmir against the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The shutdown was called by Joint Resistance Leadership. Most of the top leaders have been either detained or kept under...

Indian state terrorism claims 355 lives in Occupied Kashmir in 2018: IFJ report

SRINAGAR: The International Forum for Justice and Human Rights (IFJHRJK) has said that a total of 355 people including a 10-year-old boy, a pregnant woman and three PhD scholars lost their lives to Indian state terrorism in Kashmir...

Genocide of Azerbaijanis: 27 years without Khojaly

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By Seymur Mammadov February 26 marks the 27th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide. The genocide perpetrated by Armenian aggressors in the late 20th century in Khojaly was one of the most monstrous crimes...

Kashmir cause suffers from political conflicts

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(By: Sardar Khan Niazi) What importance the conferences like National Consultation Conference on Kashmir organised by Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) chief Fazlur Rehman in Islamabad on Saturday possess?...

REIKI

(By: Uroosa Mohsin) An ancient Japanese healing art technique called ‘Reiki’ is growing amongst the masses in Pakistan though few are still unaware of it. It is a powerful healing technique...

A Dilemma of Excuse at Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences & Technology, Islamabad

Prof. AftabHasan Amber When the God’s blessings are hovering upon human beings, how the cruel man can snatch the morsel from one’s mouth? The sustainer and Almighty shows His blessing upon us. But...

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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