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 2019-06-26 23:07 

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Opposition decides to oust Senate chairman...

Opposition decides to oust Senate chairman The opposition parties on Wednesday reached a consensus to oust Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani through a no-confidence motion in the Upper House of parliament. "The conference has decided to replace Senate Ch...

 2019-06-26 23:07 

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Three suicide bombers killed as security forces foil attack in Loralai...

Three suicide bombers killed as security forces foil attack in Loralai Three terrorists were killed after an attack on the Police Lines area in Balochistan's Loralai district, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Wednesday. "Three su...

 2019-06-26 23:05 

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Bilawal reiterates demand for issuing production orders of Dawar, Wazir...

Bilawal reiterates demand for issuing production orders of Dawar, Wazir Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday reiterated his demand to issue the production orders of Mohsin Dawar and Ali Wazir, two members of the N...

 2019-06-26 23:00 

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No threat from opp, says govt...

No threat from opp, says govt Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Wednesday said the government faces no threat from the opposition. In a tweet, she said the opposition leadership always jilts Maulana Fazalur Rehman...

 2019-06-26 23:00 

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US dollar shoots up, crosses Rs 162 in interbank market...

US dollar shoots up, crosses Rs 162 in interbank market US dollar reached Rs 162.47 in the interbank market on Wednesday. The US dollar rose by Rs 5.2 as trading continued for the day. The greenback was being traded at Rs 163 in the open market ? an incre...

 2019-06-26 22:58 

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ECC approves 190% increase in gas prices...

ECC approves 190% increase in gas prices The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the federal cabinet on Wednesday approved up to 190% increase in natural gas tariff for the domestic consumers and 31% for all other categories. The approval came during...

 2019-06-26 22:56 

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Ghani's visit today likely to strengthen Pak-Afghan ties...

Ghani's visit today likely to strengthen Pak-Afghan ties Pakistan and Afghan officials have attached high hopes to the visit of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, who is due in the country on a two-day state visit starting today (Thursday). Afghan ambassa...

 2019-06-26 22:16 

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Opposition ensures smooth passage of Punjab budget...

Opposition ensures smooth passage of Punjab budget There seemed to be an unwritten agreement between the government and opposition in the Punjab Assembly during the passage of the finance bill on Wednesday. The proceeding of the assembly was wrapped up in...

 2019-06-26 22:13 

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KP Assembly passes Budget 2019-20 despite uproar...

KP Assembly passes Budget 2019-20 despite uproar The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Wednesday passed the budget for fiscal year 2019-20 despite ruckus by opposition in the assembly. On June 18, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government had unveiled a n...

 2019-06-26 22:12 

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Masroor Siyal's PTI membership suspended for assaulting journo...

Masroor Siyal's PTI membership suspended for assaulting journo The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Wednesday issued a show cause notice to Masroor Ali Siyal, a leader of the PTI Sindh, for the "physical assault" of a journalist during a medi...

 2019-06-26 22:11 

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NA body urges govt to ensure payments to media persons...

NA body urges govt to ensure payments to media persons The National Assembly's Standing Committee on Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage on Wednesday expressed grave concern over the non-payment of salaries to media perso...

 2019-06-26 22:10 

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Protests in Indian cities after Muslim man is lynched, Modi says he is 'pained'...

Protests in Indian cities after Muslim man is lynched, Modi says he is 'pained' Protests were held in several Indian cities on Wednesday following the lynching of a Muslim man last week by a Hindu mob that suspected he was a thief. Increasing ange...

 2019-06-26 22:10 

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Govt to provide affordable houses to masses: PM...

Govt to provide affordable houses to masses: PM Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday issued directives to expedite the projects under Pakistan Housing Programme to achieve the government's goal of providing affordable accommodation to the common man...

 2019-06-26 22:10 

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NEPRA hikes power tariff by 10 paisa per unit...

NEPRA hikes power tariff by 10 paisa per unit The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Wednesday allowed an increase of 10 paisa per unit in the power tariff for consumers under the fuel adjustment mechanism for the month of May. The hi...

 2019-06-26 22:09 

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NAB recovers Rs 1 billion from flour mill owners in Sukkur...

NAB recovers Rs 1 billion from flour mill owners in Sukkur T he National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday claimed to have recovered over Rs 1 billion from flour mill owners through plea bargain in Sukkur. NAB sources said that the officials of Sin...

 2019-06-26 22:01 

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Pakistan gears up for 5G revolution...

Pakistan gears up for 5G revolution The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has unveiled its plans for the Fifth Generation (5G) Wireless Networks' public trials as the regulator on Wednesday issued policy directive on "Test and Development...

 2019-06-26 21:59 

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Rupee depreciation to affect all segments of economy: RCCI...

Rupee depreciation to affect all segments of economy: RCCI The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) on Wednesday expressed serious concerns over the sharp fall in the value of Pakistani rupee against the US dollar. RCCI President Malik Shahi...

 2019-06-26 21:35 

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Maritime Cooperative Continuum: Pakistan Navy's Evolving Maritime Security Concept...

Maritime Cooperative Continuum: Pakistan Navy's Evolving Maritime Security Concept Maritime scene in the Indian Ocean remains in a state of flux due to occasional tensions among the regional states. Conspicuous naval activity is indicative of the Ocea...

 2019-06-26 21:31 

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CAA reviews arrangements for Hajj operation...

CAA reviews arrangements for Hajj operation Prior to the inauguration of Hajj flight operation from next month, an important meeting was held at Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore on Wednesday. The meeting was chaired by Chief Operating Officer Naz...

 2019-06-26 21:31 

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Assets will not be presented as evidence against declarer: FBR...

Assets will not be presented as evidence against declarer: FBR Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi said on Wednesday that the assets declared under the tax amnesty scheme would not be used as evidence for any legal proceeding. In a state...

 2019-06-26 21:29 

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First dengue case reported from Rawalpindi...

First dengue case reported from Rawalpindi The first dengue case of the year was reported from Holy Family Hospital on Wednesday. Deputy District Health Officer Dr Zeeshan Khurram said that Habibullah, a resident of Nawab Colony, Dhoke Hassu, was reported...

 2019-06-26 21:28 

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Discussion held on community development...

Discussion held on community development 'Individualland' Pakistan arranged a discussion session on the topic: 'Civic Engagement Planning with City Government officials' on Wednesday. "I have never attended such an informative session ...

 2019-06-26 20:59 

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 2019-06-26 20:59 

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 2019-06-26 20:57 

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Mob lynching in India and Pakistan...

Mob lynching in India and Pakistan Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has denounced the lynching of a Muslim youth at the hands of a hardliners-led mob in Jharkhand state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, however,...

 2019-06-26 20:56 

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More on women empowerment...

More on women empowerment President Arif Alvi has refreshed his resolve to motivate the media to create awareness about issues like women empowerment. During a meeting with a delegation of the Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors, he gave the impression ...

 2019-06-26 20:54 

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Belt and Road Initiative: Target towards Globalization 5.0...

Belt and Road Initiative: Target towards Globalization 5.0 The strategic initiative of the One Belt One Road Initiative has expanded and restructured with new routes being added along the initial project program. Now the plan aims to reach 4.4 Billion peo...

 2019-06-26 20:39 

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Predicting Governor SBP Speech...

Predicting Governor SBP Speech Mr. Reza Baqir, newly appointed Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), held a press conference recently on economic outlook of Pakistan which seemed to be focused on three key areas. These areas include agreement with Intern...

 2019-06-26 20:37 

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The budget principle...

The budget principle The Public organization stands in marked contrast to private business. Government revenue is not expected to exceed governmental expenditure, leaving a surplus. Again only selected aspects of government activities are in the market. S...

 2019-06-26 20:36 

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Shunning torture...

Shunning torture The government has been criticized for blatant human rights violations by the opposition, which claims the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) lock-ups are akin to torture cells. A member of the National Assembly associated with th...

 2019-06-26 20:35 

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Reinforcing Pak-Qatar diplomacy...

Reinforcing Pak-Qatar diplomacy Diplomatic relations between Qatar and Pakistan were further bolstered when His Excellency, the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani visited Pakistan upon the invitation of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The two-day v...

 2019-06-26 20:34 

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Babar hits scintillating ton as Pakistan thrash New Zealand by six wickets...

Babar hits scintillating ton as Pakistan thrash New Zealand by six wickets BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan defeated New Zealand by six wickets in the World Cup clash between the two sides at Edgbaston here on Wednesday. Chasing victory target of 238, the Green Shirt...

 2019-06-26 20:34 

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India take on West Indies at Old Trafford today...

India take on West Indies at Old Trafford today India celebrated the 36th anniversary of their historic win over West Indies in the 1983 World Cup final. It was a celebration of one of world cricket's biggest upsets a classic case of an underdog defea...

 2019-06-26 20:33 

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No cleanliness in Karachi...

No cleanliness in Karachi Sir: I would like to draw the attention of the authorities concerned through your esteemed daily towards the irregular clearance of garbage. Irregular clearance of garbage of Karachi has made our life unbearable. It is not remove...

 2019-06-26 20:33 

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Irresponsible mankind...

Irresponsible mankind Sir: For human beings, Almighty Allah has created uncountable facilities on earth but instead of utilizing it we are destroying it. For instance, greenhouse effect is a cycle to reduce the heat effects of sun rays on the earth to mak...

 2019-06-26 20:32 

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Grasshoppers ravages...

Grasshoppers ravages Sir: Recently, the grasshoppers have washed green fields of our area. The precious crops were eaten by these grasshoppers. The farmers spend their all money in farming and agri-fields but unfortunately all they have lost their fields....

 2019-06-26 20:31 

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Gayle delays retirement to play home series against India...

Gayle delays retirement to play home series against India West Indies opener Chris Gayle wants to play the home series against India in August-September reversing his earlier decision to quit international cricket after the ongoing World Cup, the batsman ...

 2019-06-26 19:21 

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Misoo and Wendy Copp's exhibition at GreenTARA Space is a sight to behold...

Misoo and Wendy Copp's exhibition at GreenTARA Space is a sight to behold The current exhibition at GreenTARA Space in North Hero is a two-artist show of assemblages by Wendy Copp and paintings by Misoo. Titled "Identities Cultural Creations,"...

 2019-06-26 19:19 

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Anna Sewell's Black Beauty tells us how cruel the world can be...

Anna Sewell's Black Beauty tells us how cruel the world can be Writer Anna Sewell's Black Beauty tells us how cruel the world can be. Anna Sewell has done a good job by observing her surroundings and writing them down in her book. The book is all ...

 2019-06-26 19:17 

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'Annabelle Comes Home' — Hello, evil-hellspawn dolly!...

'Annabelle Comes Home' — Hello, evil-hellspawn dolly! Nestled somewhere in the Evil Doll Hall of Fame between Chuckie and The Twilight Zone's Talky Tina, the Conjuring franchise's resident Satanic toy has enough industry juice to hav...

 2019-06-26 19:17 

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New York is a concrete jungle where dreams are made...

New York is a concrete jungle where dreams are made With countless cultural hotspots nestled between recognisable skyscrapers that are visible from just about anywhere in town, working your way around New York City can be an overwhelming prospect. Grabbin...

 2019-06-26 19:01 

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Will 'Khaani' dominate Lux Style Awards winners list this year?...

Will 'Khaani' dominate Lux Style Awards winners list this year? Most of you by now may have come across the Lux Style Awards (LSA) nominations. The LSAs are one of the oldest and largest award ceremonies that the Pakistani media industry provides ...

 2019-06-26 18:59 

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Sadia Imam claims she wrote 'Jia dharrak dharrak'...

Sadia Imam claims she wrote 'Jia dharrak dharrak' Actress and presenter Sadia Imam revealed on talk show 'Har Lamha Purjosh' that she is the original writer of the songs "Jia dharrak dharrak jaye" and "Zindagi Yeh Safar May Hai...

 2019-06-26 18:58 

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Pakistani! Handmade Bags...

Pakistani! Handmade Bags Colourful lawn outfits look best with matching colourful accessories, right? Tokree is an online setup that offers cute little round embroidered cross body bags. They are so cute, you can carry them when you go for summer vacation...

 2019-06-26 18:57 

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Nadia Jamil reveals she turned down role opposite Shahrukh Khan in 'Veer Zaara'...

Nadia Jamil reveals she turned down role opposite Shahrukh Khan in 'Veer Zaara' Actress Nadia Jamil recently appeared on Samina Peerzada's show and spoke her heart out. The actress revealed that she was offered the role of Rani Mukherji's ...

 2019-06-26 18:51 

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Feroza makes her debut as lead character with drama serial 'Dard Rukta Nahi'...

Feroza makes her debut as lead character with drama serial 'Dard Rukta Nahi' Mont Blanc Entertainment brings their debut drama serial 'Dard Rukta Nahi' which has been completely shot in 4K format for broadcast television and is written by ...

 2019-06-26 18:49 

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Is 'The Simple Life' coming back with Paris Hilton and Lindsay?...

Is 'The Simple Life' coming back with Paris Hilton and Lindsay? Businesswoman and socialite Paris Hilton and actress and singer Lindsay Lohan, together again for the first time on 'The Simple Life'? Not so fast. A verified The Simple Life ...

 2019-06-26 18:48 

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Pakistani films and dramas reaching global audience through Netflix...

Pakistani films and dramas reaching global audience through Netflix Several Pakistani films and television series are being streamed on Netflix, helping Pakistani cultural boundaries to expand their horizon to global audiences. Renowned for their gripping...

 2019-06-26 18:47 

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Alex Rodriguez was very nervous on our first date: Jennifer Lopez...

Alex Rodriguez was very nervous on our first date: Jennifer Lopez Actress and singer Jennifer Lopez and former baseball player Alex Rodriguez are opening up about their relationship. While the "On the floor" singer and the former New York Yankees ...

 2019-06-26 18:47 

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Sajal expresses her pride on Ahad Raza Mir's international award...

Sajal expresses her pride on Ahad Raza Mir's international award Actress Sajal Aly is super proud of fianc Ahad Raza Mir for his international success with his amazing performance in "Hamlet". Ahad Raza Mir won the Best Actor award by Betty Mi...

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