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  • HYDERABAD    -   Provincial Women’s Development Minister Shehla Raza on Monday said that the Women’s Development Department was working to provide all kinds of legal and logistical support to helpless women who were victims of various types of violence in the ...

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  • KARACHI   -  The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) in a raid at Karachi seaport terminal recovered 360 kilograms of heroin on Saturday. An ANF spokesperson said that on a tip-off the ANF conducted raid at the port and recovered 360 kilograms of heroin from the containers of cargo booked for ...

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  • LAHORE   -  Lahore has been declared the most polluted city in the world after the city’s Air Quality Index (AQI) went above 360. The AQI data was released on Sunday, putting Lahore atop on the list of the most polluted cities globally. Karachi stands seventh. Residents choking ...

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  • LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar Sunday expressed a deep sense of sorrow and grief over the sad demise of renowned scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan.In his condolence message issued here, the CM extended heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the bereaved family. Buzdar, while ...

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  • PESHAWAR   -  Federal Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Saturday inaugurated  the first passport office in Miranshah, the district headquarters of North Waziristan, to facilitate locals. Addressing the inauguration ceremony, he said the incumbent government has paying ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Netflix was accused of trolling the Royal Family after a ‘sinister’ post on its official social media account prompted a wave of online hate for Prince Charles and Camilla.Senior palace sources reacted with anger to the tweet, which invited viewers to watch a documentary on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - They were in Atlanta the night before for his performance at the disappointingly short Logan Paul boxing match. But Justin Bieber and his wife Hailey Bieber were back in Los Angeles recently in order to attend the wedding of his friend and collaborator Harv to the singer Felicia King. ...

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  • FAISALABAD   -  Two persons including a woman were killed and two others including a child suffered bullet injuries over enmity, near here on Friday. According to Rescue-1122, Adnan resident of Satiana Road had enmity in the area. On the day of the incident, the person from a rival ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Famous showbiz actress Sarah Khan has recently got married to the singer Falak Shabbir. Her famous dramas are “Sabaat”, “Nazr-e-Bad” and recently on-air drama “Raqs-e-Bismil”. The couple’s relationship was revealed when pictures from their wedding ...

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  • LAHORE   -  Speaker Punjab Assembly Ch Parvez Elahi in his message to the nation on the Quaid Day said that Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah had put forth the ideology of Two Nations Theory on knowing the mentality of the Hindu. “Nobody understood it at that time, but today ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Teachers are powerful drivers of social change and they cast deep impact on the construction of thinking and behaviour in the society, speakers said on Saturday. Renowned thinkers and scholars shared their knowledge and experiences with teachers of colleges and ...

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  • LAHORE-President Dr Arif Alvi inaugurated Corona Wall of Heroes in Lahore yesterday evening to pay tributes to heroes who played great role, rendered services and presented sacrifices during the coronavirus pandemic.Speaking on the occasion, he said that government and people of Pakistan bravely ...

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  • ISLAMABAD             -        November will mark seven years since Fast and Furious star Paul Walker died in a car crash. The late actor’s manager is suing his loan out company Vagrant Inc. for ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-She has made her millions off the back of her cosmetics empire. Yet Kylie Jenner proved even beauty magnates need a day off, as she took to Instagram recently to share a stunning make-up free selfie. The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star, 22, donned avocado print pyjamas while larking ...

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  • ISLAMABAD     -   The Functional Committee on Human Rights in its meeting yesterday took strong notice of lack of focus of the Foreign Office on issue of Kashmir and recommended stringent measures to step up efforts for world powers engagement to curb human rights ...

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  • LAHORE - A 40-year-old man killed his four-year-old son and ex-wife before shooting himself in the head on a busy road in Lytton Road police precincts on Monday afternoon. The deceased were identified by police as Usman, his 36-year-old wife Ayesha, and four-year-old son Irtaza. The bodies were ...

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  • LAHORE - The 2nd Kinnaird Women Cricket Tournament will commence today (Tuesday) here the Kinnaird College (KC) ground. "Three teams namely Kinnaird Fighters, Kinnaird Challengers and Lahore College Club will be participating in the event which is an annual regular cricket event,” Director ...

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  • OKARA - The Corporate and Associate members of Executive Body (EB) of Okara Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OCCI) were elected for the year 2018-19 here the other day. Flt Lt (r) Chaudhry M Arshad Iqbal, Chaudhry Naveed, Chaudhry Shafqat Rasool, Chaudhry M Faisal, Chaudhry Tariq Wali, Dr ...

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  • LAHORE - Head of UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) in Pakistan Joanna Reid called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office on Thursday. According to an official handout, discussion was held about expanding the scope of ongoing social sector development ...

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  • ISLAMABAD/Lahore-  The Federal Minister for Energy has said that the power transmission and distribution system is flawed. "The delivery system of electricity is flawed and even generated electricity is not fully reaching the end consumer," said Federal Minister for Power Division Syed Ali ...

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  • New York: Defence Secretary Ashton Carter laid out US administration’s stance vis-à-vis India and Pakistan, saying Washington has “much more to do” with Delhi today than with Islamabad. He clearly outlined US stance vis-a-vis the South Asian neighbours in reply to a ...

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  • NEW YORK - A “secretive” Pakistani software company is making millions of dollars a year selling fake academic degrees, certificates and diplomas around the world, according to a lengthy report published in a leading American newspaper Monday. Citing former insiders, company records and ...

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  • WASHINGTON  -  Robert Oakley, who served as US Ambassador to Pakistan from 1988 to 1991, died in McLean, Virginia, aged 83.He was named as envoy to Islamabad to succeed Arnold Lewis Raphel, who was killed in an August 17 airplane crash alongwith President Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq.A career ...

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  • UNITED NATIONS/WASHINGTON - Concerned over increasing tensions between nuclear-armed India and Pakistan, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday called on the two South Asian neighbours to find a "long-term" solution to the decades-old Kashmir dispute through dialogue."The Secretary-General is ...

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  • UNITED NATIONS - Pakistan has told a top-level UN Security Council meeting that it is ready to contribute to the international efforts to counter the threat posed by foreign terrorist fighters, while denouncing their distorted ideology and brutal methodology.“The international community needs ...

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