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 2018-12-10 09:10 

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CJP Saqib Nisar inaugurates SC Quetta registry...

Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday inaugurated the building of the Supreme Court 's registry in Quetta, and expressed hope that the structure will...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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25 mln health cards to be issued next month: Kiani...

The government would distribute nearly twenty five million Health Insurance Cards under health insurance programme among poor and needy people next month, reported by...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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Trump vows to nominate Chief of Staff soon...

Nick Ayers, US President Donald Trump's purported choice to be his next chief of staff following the dismissal of four-star general John Kelly, has refused the offer,...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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Complete shutdown in IOK to mark Int'l Human Rights Day as Black Day...

In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed today to mark the International Human Rights Day as Black Day. READ MORE: Yellow Vests Protests...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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PM Imran seeks nation's support to make Pakistan polio-free...

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday urged the nation to step forward and take responsibility to make Pakistan polio free. READ MORE: Yellow Vests Protests...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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Yellow Vests Protests 'Catastrophe' for French Economy: Finance Minister...

Earlier, French Deputy Interior Minister Laurent Nunez said that at least 700 people had been detained in Paris during the Yellow Vests protests against rising fuel...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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Bilateral consultative meeting between Pakistan, China underway at FO...

A bilateral consultative meeting between Pakistan and China is in progress at the foreign office in Islamabad. READ MORE: Yellow Vests Protests 'Catastrophe'; for...

 2018-12-10 09:10 

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Money laundering case: Interim bail of Zardari, Faryal Talpur others extended till Dec 21...

Banking court on Monday has extended interim bail of former president Asif Ali Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur and other suspects in Sindh mega money laundering...

 2018-12-10 09:09 

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PM Imran summons federal cabinet meeting today...

Prime Minister Imran Khan will chair a meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad today. READ MORE: Yellow Vests Protests 'Catastrophe'; for French Economy: Finance...

 2018-12-10 09:09 

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Govt to enhance oil and gas exploration in country: Sarwar...

Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Monday said the government has decided to enhance oil and gas exploration in the country to meet the increasing demand...

 2018-12-10 09:09 

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AC grants one-day transit remand of Shehbaz Sharif...

The Accountability Court on Monday granted a one-day transit remand of Opposition Leader Shehbaz Sharif to attend the National Assembly session. READ MORE: Yellow...

 2018-12-10 09:09 

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Anti-Polio campaign begins today...

Anti-polio campaign of varied duration starts in different districts across the country today. READ MORE: Yellow Vests Protests 'Catastrophe'; for French...

 2018-12-10 09:09 

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Weather turns cold after snow, rain lash parts of country...

Snow and rain in upper and central parts of the country brought down temperatures on Monday. READ MORE: Yellow Vests Protests 'Catastrophe'; for French Economy:...

 2018-12-10 08:55 

Daily Times

Three labourers suffocate to death in Karachi...

KARACHI: Three labourers died after fumes from a power generator left running overnight at a factory in Karachi on Monday, the police officials reported. According to details, the labourers used to work at computerised printing of fabric designs factory i...

 2018-12-10 08:45 

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Kohli savours 'very special' victory over Australia...

ADELAIDE: Virat Kohli said Monday it was "very special" to captain India to their first Test win in Australia for a decade and gave his side crucial momentum in their bid for a maiden series victory. The visitors won a tightly-contested opening Te...

 2018-12-10 08:39 

Daily Times

Pakistan needs to decriminalize suicide...

Every 40 seconds a person in the world dies by suicide. According to the World Health Organization, 800,000 people die due to suicide every year. For every person who ends his/her life by committing suicide, there are 20 people who attempt to take their l...

 2018-12-10 08:22 

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ISPR announces reshuffle in military's top ranks...

ISLAMABAD: The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistan Army's media wing, on Monday announced a reshuffle in the military's top ranks. According to details, Lieutenant General Majid Ehsan has been appointed Corps Commander Lahore while Li...

 2018-12-10 07:40 

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Societies are formed on the basis of justice, says CJP...

QUETTA: The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar on Monday stated justice is crucial part of all societies during a ceremony at Supreme Court (SC) Registry in Quetta. According to details, the CJP inaugurated the newly constructed building at SC Re...

 2018-12-10 07:10 

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India clinch first Test nail-biter to end 10-year win drought in Australia...

ADELAIDE: India won their first Test on Australian soil in a decade Monday, bowling out the home side in a nail-biting finale to clinch the opening match of the series at Adelaide Oval with Rishabh Pant equalling a world-record along the way. The hosts we...

 2018-12-10 07:07 

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Six drown as passenger bus falls into canal near Taunsa...

TAUNSA SHARIF: Six people drowned when a passenger bus fell into the Chashma Right Bank canal near Headsuba on Monday, rescue sources told media. According to details, as many as 20 people were present in the bus when the incident happened near Taunsa Sha...

 2018-12-10 06:41 

Daily Times

Pakistan's charity-oriented governance — II...

Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar returned Pakistan on 29 November 2018 after completing his nine-days long visit to United Kingdom. Fundraising for Diamer Bhasha dam was the core purpose of his visit and Chief Justice of Pakistan participated in...

 2018-12-10 05:56 

Daily Times

Campaigning underway in Bangladesh polls amid opposition arrests...

There is no opposition candidate for prime minister, hundreds of people have been arrested and incumbent premier Sheikh Hasina stands accused of ignoring democratic checks on her power, but Bangladesh began campaigning Monday for a year-end election. More...

 2018-12-10 05:51 

Daily Times

Macron to meet unions, address nation seeking to end 'yellow vest' crisis...

President Emmanuel Macron will address the nation on the "yellow vest" crisis Monday and meet trade unionists and business leaders in search of a way to end the protests that have rocked France. The president will speak to the French people at 8:0...

 2018-12-10 05:49 

Daily Times

Nobel peace prize shines light on rape in conflict...

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi activist Nadia Murad, an IS sex slave survivor, will be presented with the Nobel Peace Prize Monday, as they challenge the world to combat rape as a weapon of war. Mukwege, dubbed "Doctor Miracle" for his ...

 2018-12-10 05:45 

Daily Times

Liverpool turn to Salah to summon Gerrard's spirit for Napoli showdown...

Liverpool must again rely on fortress Anfield to inflict Napoli's first Champions League defeat of the season if they are to avoid the disappointment of a group stage exit just over six months since appearing in last season's final. The five-time ...

 2018-12-10 05:33 

Daily Times

PM Imran will chair federal cabinet meeting today...

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has summoned a meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad on Monday. According to details, the PM will review performance of all federal ministries, divisions and advisers over the past three months and receive b...

 2018-12-10 05:21 

Daily Times

Indian tycoon Mallya to find out extradition fate...

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya will appear in a London court on Monday to find out whether he will be extradited to his homeland, where he is accused of fraud. Mallya, chairman of the UB Group drinks conglomerate and chief executive of the Force India Formula...

 2018-12-10 05:19 

Daily Times

Marsh and Head fall as India close on Australia Test win...

ADELAIDE: India grabbed the key wickets of Shaun Marsh and Travis Head as they inched towards their first Test win on Australian soil in a decade Monday, with the home team battling to stay in the game. The hosts are chasing target of 323, a score never b...

 2018-12-10 05:10 

The Nation

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Vancouver Police Respond to Break-In at Detained Huawei Executive's Property...

According to local media reports, police collected evidence at the scene but provided no further information. Vancouver law enforcement officials reportedly did not say...

 2018-12-10 05:10 

The Nation

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May's Brexit deal fails to offer sufficient clarity: report...

The British House of Commons' committee on Exiting the European Union (EU) unanimously agreed in a report its downbeat verdict on Brexit Sunday, saying Prime Minister...

 2018-12-10 05:10 

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Israel to accept 200,000 refugees from France: reports...

The Israeli government discussed Sunday its readiness to accept a new wave of immigrants amid an increase of antisemitism in France, Ynet reported. READ MORE: May's...

 2018-12-10 00:00 

Daily Times

NAB will continue its work despite propaganda...

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal has said that death sentences over corruption may cut Pakistan's population by half, a private TV channel reported on Sunday. Addressing a ceremony at the President House...

 2018-12-09 23:58 

Daily Times

Govt to protect and promote business, investment: Imran...

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday said the government had come up with a positive mindset to protect and promote the business and investment besides bringing stability in the market. In a meeting with a delegation of the office bearers and brokers...

 2018-12-09 23:55 

Daily Times

Indian troops kill three Kashmiris...

Indian troops killed three Kashmiri youth in the outskirts of occupied Kashmir's main city, ending a nearly 18-hour-long gunbattle, officials said on Sunday. Indian paramilitary spokesman Sanjay Sharma said the three fighters were killed on Sunday in ...

 2018-12-09 23:53 

Daily Times

Saudi Arabia increases pilgrim quota by 5,000...

Saudi Arabia increased quota of Pakistani pilgrims for next year's Hajj by 5,000, according to a spokesman of Ministry of Religious Affairs. Reportedly an agreement was signed in this regard by Minister of Religious Affairs Pir Noor ul Haq Qadri and h...

 2018-12-09 23:43 

Daily Times

Corruption biggest impediment to development, says president...

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi Sunday while terming the corruption as the biggest impediment in national development urged the anti-corruption institutions to plug the financial leakages to execute the dream of a 'Naya Pakistan'. Addressing a s...

 2018-12-09 23:43 

Daily Times

Paris cleans up as Macron prepares response to yellow vests...

Workers in Paris swept up broken glass and towed away burnt-out cars on Sunday after the latest violent "yellow vest" protest while the government announced that President Emmanuel Macron would address the nation in the next few days. On Saturday,...

 2018-12-09 23:39 

Daily Times

For Palestinian children in Gaza, an education in conflict...

When Mazen Al-Dalo took two of his young sons to see the Palestinian protests against Israel's decade-old blockade of Gaza, he knew it could be dangerous. Rock-throwing demonstrators were being shot by Israeli soldiers, and armored Israeli jeeps were ...

 2018-12-09 23:37 

Daily Times

Pakistan Navy celebrates 'Hangor Day'...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy on Sunday celebrated the 'Hangor Day' which is reminiscent of unmatched courage and unwavering commitment of Pakistan Navy's submarine Hangor on December 9 during the 1971 war. In order to commemorate the 47th Hangor D...

 2018-12-09 23:34 

Daily Times

World cannot afford to ignore violations of human rights: Bilawal...

Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Sunday said the international community cannot afford to ignore violations of human rights anywhere in the world, and urged upon the world to play its role in protecting inalienable rights ...

 2018-12-09 23:31 

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CJP seeks report on murder of woman, daughter in Jahania...

The Supreme Court on Sunday summoned a report from top police officer of the Punjab on the killing of a mother and her daughter, who were gunned down by opponents in court premises of Jahania, a periphery area of Multan. Taj Bibi,55, her daughter Asma Bib...

 2018-12-09 23:27 

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NAB summons Bilawal, Zardari on December 13...

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and former president Asif Ali Zardari on December 13, a private TV channel reported. According to NAB spokesperson Nawazish Ali Asim, t...

 2018-12-09 23:24 

Daily Times

Dark clouds of dictatorship are looming: PPP...

Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah Sunday warned the government against running its affairs through an ordinance and said that it seems from the prime minister's statements that the 'dark clouds of dictatorship' are loomin...

 2018-12-09 23:23 

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Stockbrokers meet PM, demand cut in taxes on equity market...

A delegation of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) led by its Chairman Sulaiman S Mehdi met Prime Minister Imran Khan at the Governor House in Karachi on Sunday. PSX board members and businessmen, including Aqeel Karim Dhehdi, Arif Habib and Basheer Jan Mo...

 2018-12-09 23:15 

Daily Times

India close in on victory after Australia wobble...

ADELAIDE: Spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and paceman Mohammed Shami combined to tear through Australia's top order and bring India within six wickets of victory on day four of the series-opening Test on Sunday. Shaun Marsh (31 not out) and Travis Head (1...

 2018-12-09 22:45 

Daily Times

Imran-led govt to launch new sports channel in 2019...

What comes to your mind when someone mentions "Pak Media"? TV screens flashing breaking news, reports of terror activities, shouting and screaming news readers and reporters, fallacious pronunciations, heartbreaking news stories of devastation and...

 2018-12-09 22:44 

Daily Times

Newspapers help 'fuel racism', says Manchester City's Sterling...

LONDON: Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling believes newspapers are helping "fuel racism" and "aggressive behaviour" with their portrayal of young black players. The 24-year-old made the comments in an Instagram post on Sunday, a day a...

 2018-12-09 22:44 

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Afghanistan suspends officials after women's football team abuse probe...

KABUL: Afghanistan's Attorney General has suspended the head of the Afghan Football Federation after a probe into allegations of sexual abuse of members of the national women's football team, a spokesman for the attorney general said on Sunday. Pr...

 2018-12-09 22:43 

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Japanese teen Kihira wins Figure Skating Grand Prix final...

VANCOUVER: Japanese 16-year-old Rika Kihira clinched victory at the figure skating Grand Prix final in Canada on Saturday, capping off a brilliant debut season on the international circuit. She took a big lead into Saturday's free skate in Vancouver a...

 2018-12-09 22:43 

Daily Times

Top swimmers challenge FINA with lawsuit...

NEW YORK: Three world-class swimmers have filed a lawsuit in the United States, challenging what they allege is the monopoly world governing body FINA has over the control of international competitions. The lawsuit, brought on behalf of three-times Olympi...

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