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 2016-12-04 07:58 

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Father, daughter killed in Bahawalnagar roof collapse... +

BAHAWALNAGAR: A man and his daughter were killed while her mother was severely injured as the roof of their house collapsed in Bahawalnagar. The injured mother has been transferred from District Headquarters Hospital to Lahore....

 2016-12-04 07:29 

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US Navy to buy new F Super Hornets fighter jets... +

WASHINGTON: The US Navy plans to divest its older model Boeing Co F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets in coming years and hopes to buy dozens of F/A-18E/F Super Hornets to deal with a shortfall of strike fighters aboard its carriers, a Navy official said....

 2016-12-04 06:57 

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Iran's foreign minister offers resolving Pakistan-India tensions over Kashmir... +

TEHRAN: Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on Saturday offered to mediate tensions between India and Pakistan over the Kashmir issue....

 2016-12-04 06:57 

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Woman sets herself on fire, demands justice for rape... +

SHUJABAD: A woman sets herself on fire in Shujabad area while demanding justice in rape case. The woman revealed that the criminals and police have joined hands and that is why she was setting herself on fire as a protest....

 2016-12-04 06:28 

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Trump attends costume party, avoids talking to press... +

US President-elect Donald Trump attended a "Villains and Heroes" costume party at a major donor's Long Island home on Saturday night, but declined to don any garb that was in keeping with the theme....

 2016-12-04 05:56 

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PIA launches trial version of new website... +

KARACHI: PIA started the process of revamping their official website in order to give customers a better online experience by providing them the facility of online reservations...

 2016-12-04 05:56 

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Dwindling relationship kept Obama from travelling to Pakistan: White House... +

WASHINGTON: US President Obama once expressed the desire to visit Pakistan but the wish could not come true mainly due to the political tensions between the two countries during the past eight years, the statement came from White House Press Secretary Jos...

 2016-12-04 01:53 

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Pakistan and UAE pledge to boost bilateral cooperation... +

ISLAMABAD: The Embassy of United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated 45th National Day here at local hotel, Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar was the chief guest and Ambassador of UAE Essa Abdulla Al Basha Al Noaimi welcomed the guests at the reception....

 2016-12-04 01:53 

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French Embassy, Serena Hotels organise fundraiser event... +
 2016-12-04 01:25 

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[ World ]

Relatives of missing Flight MH370 passengers 'taking search into own hands'... +

Relatives of those aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said on Saturday they were taking the search for the plane into their own hands to try to push governments to expand the search area along the east African coast....

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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China lodges protest after Trump's call to Taiwan president... +

BEIJING/WASHINGTON: China lodged a diplomatic protest on Saturday after US President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, but blamed the self-ruled island Beijing claims as its own for the "petty" move....

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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Ending tax havens up to US and Europe: Panama Papers reporters... +

Getting rid of tax havens depends on the United States and Europe, but is unlikely to happen anytime soon, journalists behind the publication of the Panama Papers said Friday. "The biggest tax haven in the world today is probably in the United States,...

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer crash victims... +

CHAPECO: The Brazilian town of Chapeco, its streets wet with drizzle and buildings draped in the green of its devastated soccer club, prepared Saturday to receive the bodies of victims of an air crash in Colombia that killed 71 people and wiped out the te...

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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Mosul residents fear cold and hunger of winter siege... +

BAGHDAD: No food or fuel has reached Mosul in nearly a week and the onset of rain and cold weather threatens a tough winter for more than a million people still in Islamic State-held areas of the city, residents said on Saturday....

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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US offers Kabul more support under Trump... +

KABUL: US President-elect Donald Trump has assured Afghanistan's leader in a phone call that his administration stands ready to up support to the country if necessary, a Kabul statement said on Saturday. "If Afghanistan needs more security assista...

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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South Koreans march close to presidential Blue House demanding Park to quit... +

SEOUL: Hundreds of thousands of South Koreans rallied in Seoul on Saturday in the sixth straight weekend of protests demanding the resignation of scandal-tainted President Park Geun-hye that took them closer than ever to the presidential Blue House. The m...

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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Gambia's political transition begins after election shock... +

The Gambia's President-elect Adama Barrow was to hold talks with his coalition Saturday to plot his transition to power, following a shock election victory that ended the 22-year rule of Yahya Jammeh....

 2016-12-04 01:25 

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Final pitches as Italy referendum battle heads to the wire... +

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi headed into a constitutional referendum this weekend insisting he could still win his fight for political survival....

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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Waste Management Committee in-charge of PIMS suspended... +

ISLAMABAD: The administration of Pakistan Institute of Medical Science (PIMS) has suspended the Waste Management Committee in-charge and other members over the corruption charges and failed to burn the waste content of hospital into insulator. It further ...

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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Baldia factory fire frontman held in Bangkok... +

BANGKOK: Police on Saturday arrested Abdul Rehman alias Bhola, the alleged front man in the 2012 arson attack at Karachi's Baldia garments factory in which 250 workers were burnt alive, Thai police said....

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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CPEC cuisine en route... +

Back in time an Army institution in one of the Pakistan cantonments, developed a beautiful park in the vast adjoining lands. They transformed a huge not too beautiful depression there into an artificial lake. Over the years someone thought of a moored woo...

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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Special Education for Blind Centre observes day of disabled persons... +

SHIKARPUR: The Special Education for Blind Centre organized a programme on Saturday to observe World Disabled Day. Umair Ahmed Memon, the Mukhtiarkar Khanpur, was the chief guest in the program. Speaking on the occasion, Umair Ahmed Memon and Iqbal Ahmed ...

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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Bilawal says he will be Pakistan's PM in 2018... +

LAHORE: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Saturday said he would contest the 2018 general elections and is confident that he will win....

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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India currency crisis affects Pakistanis too... +

CHANDIGARH: In this season of demonetisation, the Pakistani High Commission in India is trying to stave off a cash crunch of an entirely different kind....

 2016-12-04 00:53 

Daily Times

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Population census has to happen, and has to happen now... +

There is no denying the fact that a reliable population census is one of the most important prerequisites for a judicious distribution of economic and physical resources, electoral processes, representation in the Parliament,collection of taxes and other ...

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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New Delhi, Kabul plan air cargo link over Pakistan... +

AMRITSAR: India and Afghanistan are likely to announce an air cargo service to help increase trade that both say is stymied because Pakistan has cold-shouldered both for their involvement in terrorism on its soil....

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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Info minister's vote goes to print media... +

KARACHI: State Minister for Information Maryam Aurangzeb has said the print media is contributing in the society positively as compared to the electronic media....

 2016-12-04 00:53 

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Aziz in India as Heart of Asia conference kicks off... +

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Saturday arrived in Amritsar to attend two-day Heart of Asia conference....

 2016-12-03 19:21 

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Trump stands ready to support Afghanistan... +

KABUL: US President-elect Donald Trump has assured Afghanistan's leader in a phone call that his administration stands ready to up support to the country if necessary, a Kabul statement said on Saturday....

 2016-12-03 19:21 

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Ex-Nazi leaves entire estate for 'kind' villagers... +

LONDON: Showing appreciation for the kindness he received during his imprisonment, a former Nazi prisoner of war - in his will - left his entire estate to a small village in Scotland....

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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By electing Trump, the US has voted against Pax Americana... +

In the aftermath of last month's US election shockwaves, the global re-alignment mechanism can be seen 're-adjusting and settling' to become certain after a...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Ramos stoppage-time equaliser stuns Barca, saves Madrid... +

BARCELONA: Sergio Ramoss stoppage-time equaliser maintained Real Madrids six-point lead at the top of La Liga as the European champions salvaged a 1-1 draw in...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Katie empowering directorial debut... +

LOS ANGELES-Katie Holmes says stepping behind the camera and directing a movie was really empowering. The 37-year-old actress took a step behind the camera for...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Modi's dangerous anti-Pakistan antics could push the two countries towards a water war... +

Recently, the distribution of water between two Indian states Tamil Nadu and Karnataka has become a source of conflict over water divide, sweltering both into...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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PAF win CAS National Kabaddi Championship... +

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Air Force win the First CAS National Kabaddi Championship 2016 after thrashing Wapda 48-36 in the final played here at Jinnah Stadium,...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Sale of unhygienic edibles at its peak... +

VEHARI-With the arrival of winter, the sale of food items particularly fish has increased while most of the vendors sell rotten fish in the market putting the...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Beijing expresses concern as Yemen's Houthis form govt... +

BEIJING - China's Foreign Ministry has expressed concern after Yemen's armed Houthi movement and its political allies formed a new government, in what appeared...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Out-of-school children in Balochistan... +

Despite the improvement in other sectors, the Balochistan government has failed to enrol all the children of Balochistan into school. Around 1.8 million...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Sethi hints at major international team's visit to Pakistan... +

ISLAMABAD - Head of Pakistan Cricket Boards (PCB) Executive Committee and Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi revealed in a recent interview that...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Spain pledges to meet EU deficit target in 2018... +

MADRID - Spain has laid out its budget plans, pledging to drop its deficit below a EU-stipulated three-percent limit after several failed attempts while also...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Afghan Taliban hang university student in public... +

GHAZNI - Taliban militants publicly hanged a university student after accusing him of killing a senior intelligence officer, Afghan officials said Saturday....

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Four die as vehicle plunges into Dir river... +

UPPER DIR - At least four people including two women were killed while 10 others sustained injuries when a pick-up fell into river Panjkora near Narhand Khor...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Qatars Prince Jassim arrives in Lahore... +

LAHORE - A 15-member Qatari delegation, including 11 members of the royal family, arrived here on Saturday, a TV channel reported.The delegation including...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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PIA launches new website... +

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan International Airline (PIA) has finalised up-gradation of its website for giving a better online experience to users and to provide them...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Brazil grieves for football team killed in crash... +

CHAPECO - The bodies of 50 players, coaches and staff from a Brazilian football team tragically wiped out in a plane crash in Colombia arrived home Saturday...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Adele announces two more shows ... +

LONDON:-Pop star Adele has added two further dates at Wembley Stadium next year, after the initial concerts sold out. Dubbed The Finale, the four shows will...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Coming soon: Obama TV? Forget it, White House says... +

WASHINGTON-US President Barack Obamas frequent remarks on the spread of information in the social media age have fueled rumors about his life after the White...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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We need to resist censorship of cyberspace... +

Kara Alaimo - The hacking effort - aimed at prominent thinkers including New York Times Pulitzer laureate Paul Krugman, Stanford professor and former diplomat...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Two caught with slaughtered donkeys... +

SHEIKHUPURA -: The police caught two butchers red handed with two slaughtered donkeys here the other day.According to Khanqah Dogran Police, a police...

 2016-12-03 19:00 

The Nation

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Vegetarian cafe refuses new 5 note... +

Cambridgeshire-A vegetarian cafe is refusing to accept the new 5 note after it emerged the currency contains animal products.Sharon Meijland, owner of the...

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