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 2018-06-22 16:42 

The Nation

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Nisar denies news regarding his remarks against Nawaz...

Former interior minister, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Friday expressed grief over false stories being attributed to him in past few days. Speaking at a press...

 2018-06-22 16:42 

The Nation

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Koko, gorilla who used sign language, dies...

LOS ANGELES: Koko, a western lowland gorilla said to have mastered American Sign Language, has died aged 46, the California institute which studied her said on...

 2018-06-22 16:42 

The Nation

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Five more civilians martyred in IHK...

In Held Kashmir , five people were martyred and dozens of others, including a woman, injured in the brutal actions of Indian troops in Islamabad district on Friday,...

 2018-06-22 16:42 

The Nation

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Six drowned at Gadani picnic point near Hub...

LASBELA: At least six people including four women and children drowned to death while 11 others rescued while taking bath in open sea here on Friday Rescue sources...

 2018-06-22 16:41 

The Nation

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IHC banishes Nawaz's plea for joint verdict on NAB references...

The Islamabad High court (IHC) has declined on Friday Nawaz Sharif's appeal seeking a joint verdict on the three corruption cases filed by NAB against...

 2018-06-22 16:41 

The Nation

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Sibling bonding may protect against harm of family conflict...

Strong sibling ties can help buffer adolescents from the stress of witnessing parents' battles and unresolved conflicts, a small study suggests. Researchers found...

 2018-06-22 16:41 

The Nation

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Chinese island eyes oasis from web censorship for foreigners...

BEIJING: China's Hainan island has proposed allowing foreign visitors access to censored websites such as YouTube and Facebook, a double standard that has raised...

 2018-06-22 12:42 

The Nation

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Taliban kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers after ceasefire ends...

KABUL: Taliban militants killed at least 16 Afghan police and two civilians in western Badghis province after their three-day ceasefire for the Eidul Fitr holiday...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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Five more civilians martyred in IoK...

In Indian occupied Kashmir, five people were martyred and dozens of others, including a woman, injured in the brutal actions of Indian troops in Islamabad district on...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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'Na Band Na Baraati': A must watch!...

Produced by Zain Farooqi of Zashko Films, Na Band Na Baraati takes a slow start before the fun ride begins. Written by Harish Kumar Patel, the story revolves around two...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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PM Meets Trainee Judicial Officers...

ISLAMABAD: A batch of 41 under-training (Pre-Service) Civil Judges/Judicial Magistrates from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy called on Prime Minister Justice (Retd)...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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Caretaker govt ensuring merit in transfers, postings: Zafar...

Caretaker Minister for Information, Broadcasting and Law, Barrister Ali Zafar says the caretaker government is trying to ensure merit in all transfers and postings in...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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Oil prices rise as OPEC meets...

Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Friday as OPEC struggled to agree a deal to increase output to compensate for losses in production at a time of rising global...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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SBP intervention: Dollar rate goes down by 20 paisas...

LAHORE: Dollar rate in interbank market has reduced by 20 paisas due to the intervention of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). Owing to this decrease in rate, dollar...

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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Saudi Arabia gifts 150 tons dates to Pakistan...

ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of Saudi Arabia Nawaf Saeed Al-Malkiy on Friday formally handed over 150 tons dates to the representative of Pakistan government....

 2018-06-22 12:41 

The Nation

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Former chief minister Shehbaz Sharif returns from London...

LAHORE: President of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Mian Shehbaz Sharif has returned to Pakistan from London on Friday. From Lahore airport, Shehbaz reached his...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Musharraf resigns as chairman APML...

Former Army Chief and president General (retired) Pervez Musharraf has resigned as chairman of All Pakistan Muslim League (APML). Dr Muhammad Amjad said so when he was...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Little Honduran girl on Time cover was not taken from mother: Father...

TEGUCIGALPA: The Honduran toddler pictured sobbing in a pink jacket before US President Donald Trump on an upcoming cover of Time magazine was not separated from her...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Today last day for filing appeals against rejection, acceptance of nomination papers...

Today is the last day for appeals against rejection or acceptance of nomination papers by Returning Officers for the National and provincial assemblies' seats, reported...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Baron Empain, survivor of brutal 1978 kidnapping, dies at 80...

Leading Franco-Belgian industrialist Baron Edouard-Jean Empain, whose brutal kidnapping in France in 1978 made headlines, has died at the age of 80, a relative...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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UNHCR appreciates Pakistan for hosting millions of Afghan refugees...

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has appreciated the people and government of Pakistan for hosting millions of Afghan refugees for the last four...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Melania Trump visits border, Congress flails on family separations...

Melania Trump made a surprise trip to the US-Mexican border on Thursday as her husband's administration seeks to quell a firestorm over migrant family separations,...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Environment the loser in Gabon capital's rush for growth...
 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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China dog meat fest opens as S Korea goes the other way...

As South Korea moves closer to banning dog meat, diners tuck into bowls of stewed canine in southern China, where activists are rethinking their tactics to counter a...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Begum Kulsoom's condition slightly better: Nawaz...

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday that the condition of his wife, Begum Kulsoom, is slightly better but she is not completely out of danger yet. In an...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Pakistan issues visas to Sikh pilgrims for Ranjit Singh's death anniversary...

The High Commision of Pakistan in New Delhi, India, has issued visas to over 300 Sikh pilgrims from India for Maharaja Ranjit Singh 's death anniversary. Pakistan...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Police officer killed in firing incident in Peshawar...

A police officer was killed on Thursday night in Peshawar when an unidentified gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire on him and fled. Constable Shah Fahad was an officer...

 2018-06-22 08:40 

The Nation

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Five tourists killed in road accident...

MUZAFFARABAD: At least five tourists were killed and ten other sustained injuries near Kahori some 17km away from Muzaffarabad on Thursday. According to initial reports,...

 2018-06-22 07:02 

Daily Times

Mehwish Hayat to star in Benazir Bhutto's biopic...

Mehwish Hayat is one of the most known actors of Pakistani TV/Film industry. She has earned a lot of appreciation by showing us her commendable acting skills and admirable personality. While her acting has always made us praise her, this time we cannot wa...

 2018-06-22 06:39 

Daily Times

Chinese companies joint venture to build 40MW waste-to-energy plant in Lahore...

KARACHI: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has accepted an application of the Lahore Xingzhong Renewable Energy Company (pvt) Limited for its 40 megawatt (MW) waste to energy project. Earlier the company had filed an application wit...

 2018-06-22 06:11 

Daily Times

Speeding tractor-trolley claims to lives in Lahore...

LAHORE: A tragic traffic incident on Thursday night claimed two lives near Lahore's Hanjarwal area. According to authorities, the accident occurred when a speeding tractor-trolley rammed into a motorcycle near Canal View. The motorcyclists died on the...

 2018-06-22 06:11 

Daily Times

Speeding tractor-trolley claims two lives in Lahore...

LAHORE: A tragic traffic incident on Thursday night claimed two lives near Lahore's Hanjarwal area. According to authorities, the accident occurred when a speeding tractor-trolley rammed into a motorcycle near Canal View. The motorcyclists died on the...

 2018-06-22 06:03 

Daily Times

Appellate Tribunals: Shahid Khaqan, Sardar Mehtab challenge rejection of NA-53 candidacies...

ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday challenged rejection of his NA-53 constituency nomination papers. Abbasi's counsel Tahir Mahmood Abbasi filed an appeal in the election tribunal today seeking dismissal of RO's r...

 2018-06-22 06:00 

Daily Times

Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor to tie the knot in 2020...

Bollywood flicks and B-town stars are admired by people all across the world. Recently, we got to know that the two popular Bollywood stars, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor are in a love relationship. This made their fans go crazy. Freshly, Ranbir Kapoor con...

 2018-06-22 05:23 

Daily Times

Unidentified men kill police officer in Peshawar...

PESHAWAR: Unidentified men on Thursday night killed a police officer in Hayatabad's police station jurisdiction. According to sources, unidentified motorcyclists opened fire on the police officer and fled. The incident occurred around 9:15 pm on polic...

 2018-06-22 04:43 

Daily Times

Turkey's Erdogan showcases new Istanbul airport ahead of elections...

ISTANBUL: A plane carrying President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday touched down at Istanbul's new airport, the first such landing by a passenger aircraft ahead of its official opening in October. The landing came three days before tightly contested...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

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Erdogan showcases new Istanbul airport ahead of elections...

A plane carrying President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday touched down at Istanbul's new airport, the first such landing by a passenger aircraft ahead of its official...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

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US military may house immigrant children as Trump policy beset by confusion...

The US military has been asked to get ready to house up to 20,000 immigrant children, officials said on Thursday, as President Donald Trump's efforts to roll back...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Saudi Arabia gears up to end women driving ban...

Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive from Sunday, ending the world's only ban on female motorists, a historic reform marred by what rights groups call an expanding...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

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Johnny Depp talks about divorce with Amber Heard, money problems...

Johnny Depp has taken a look back at the time everything in his life came crashing down at once. On Friday, January 13, 2017 when the star simultaneously...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

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'Invest wisely' in migrants' home countries, says Pope Francis...

Pope Francis, who has put the plight of migrants in Europe at the heart of his concerns, said Thursday it was time...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

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Clooneys open wallets as celebrities attack family separations...

George Clooney and John Legend have sent hefty donations to charity and Bruce Springsteen interrupted his Broadway show to decry the border crisis as the entertainment...

 2018-06-22 04:40 

The Nation

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Ireland keep one eye on World Cup as they chase series win...

Coach Joe Schmidt says he is balancing the opportunity of sealing Ireland's first three-Test series win in the southern hemisphere with team building for next year's...

 2018-06-22 04:36 

Daily Times

Argentine fans weep as World Cup dream fades...

The party at the Buenos Aires fanzone fell flat as a crowd expecting a Messi-inspired Argentina World Cup revival could only watch in horror at as the nadir of Nizhny Novgorod unfolded. "We lost very badly, they really humiliated us this time," sa...

 2018-06-22 04:25 

Daily Times

US leaks 60 percent more methane than government says: study...

The US oil and gas industry leaks 60 percent more methane than official government estimates, a report said Thursday, warning of this potent greenhouse gas's effect on the environment. US industry emits some 13 million metric tons each year, far more ...

 2018-06-22 04:20 

Daily Times

Escaped lion shot dead at Belgium zoo, sparking criticism...

Belgian police have been criticised for shooting dead a young lioness at a zoo on Thursday after it escaped from its enclosure. The animal was killed at Planckendael Zoo in Mechelen, between Brussels and Antwerp, when it came within 10 metres (33 feet) of...

 2018-06-22 04:11 

Daily Times

Messi's Argentina staring at World Cup exit after Croatia humbling...

Lionel Messi's Argentina were on the brink of a humiliating World Cup exit on Thursday after they were humbled 3-0 by Croatia on a dramatic day at the World Cup that saw the European side join France in the knockout rounds. Argentina knew they had to ...

 2018-06-22 04:05 

Daily Times

Melania Trump visits border, Congress flails on family separations...

Melania Trump made a surprise trip to the US-Mexican border on Thursday as her husband's administration seeks to quell a firestorm over migrant family separations, while Republican lawmakers were forced to delay a high-stakes vote on the crisis. While...

 2018-06-22 03:58 

Daily Times

Saudi Arabia gears up to end women driving ban...

Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive from Sunday, ending the world's only ban on female motorists, a historic reform marred by what rights groups call an expanding crackdown on activists. Overturning the decades-long ban, a glaring symbol of repress...

 2018-06-22 00:10 

Daily Times

Hamza wealthier than his father...

ISLAMABAD: According to the new details that emerged on Thursday, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) scion Hamza Shahbaz owns net assets worth over Rs 411 million while his father and former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif possesses assets totaling...

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