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 2021-09-25 22:25 

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Pakistan hits back at India...

Pakistan has firmly rejected India's claim at the United Nations that Jammu and Kashmir was its 'integral part', saying that the Himalayan state was an internationally recognised disputed territory. "Jammu and Kashmir neither is a so-calle...

 2021-09-25 22:25 

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FM calls for 'urgent action' on humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan...

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in a meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for an "urgent action" to address the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan. According to a statement issued by the Foreign Office, "Qu...

 2021-09-25 22:24 

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Nawaz, Ghani fled with 'bags of dollars': Fawad...

Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Saturday said both former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Afghan ex-president Ashraf Ghani have fled abroad with bags full of US dollars. Talking to the journalists in Jhelum, the...

 2021-09-25 22:22 

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Maryam mastermind of fake Covid-19 vaccination entry: Gill...

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Political Communication Dr Shahbaz Gill Saturday said that Maryam Nawaz was the mastermind of fake Covid-19 vaccination entry of Nawaz Sharif and termed it a conspiracy to defame the integrity of the count...

 2021-09-25 22:22 

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Court extends Shehbaz, Hamza's bail in money laundering case...

A Lahore court has extended the interim bail for PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shahbaz in a money laundering case. Shehbaz and his son, Hamza, are facing Rs25 billion money laundering charges in the sugar scandal. The FIA had booked the...

 2021-09-25 22:19 

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Sh Rashid terms Modi's UNGA speech as 'mind-numbing'...

Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmad on Saturday termed the Indian Prime Minister Modi's speech at the United Nation's General Assembly (UNGA) as mind-numbing, worthless, insignificant and of inferior quality. Commenting on Indian Prime Minis...

 2021-09-25 22:19 

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EU acknowledges Pakistan's role for peace in Afghanistan...

European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara has recognised the critical role of Pakistan in bringing peace in Afghanistan and safe evacuation of its nationals from there. In an interview with Radio Pakistan, she said over the last few we...

 2021-09-25 22:18 

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People cannot bear more inflation: Shehbaz Sharif...

PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday demanded that the government withdraw a proposed hike in gas prices. Terming the last financial budget as "the International Monetary Fund (IMF) budget", Sharif wrote on Twitter: "The government is on...

 2021-09-25 22:17 

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Peace in Afghanistan is a collective responsibility: CJCSC...

Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Nadeem Raza has said that peace in Afghanistan is a collective responsibility and the entire region will benefit from stability in the war-torn country. The high-ranking officer is currently on a vi...

 2021-09-25 22:17 

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OIC seeks immediate action to improve rights situation in IOJK...

The Organisation of Islamic Countries (OIC) has sought immediate action to improve the human rights situation in Jammu and Kashmir, a joint statement from the body said on Saturday. The development came during an informal meeting of the OIC Contact Group ...

 2021-09-25 22:16 

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Russia says Taliban recognition 'not on the table'...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday that international recognition of the Taliban was not currently under consideration. Lavrov was speaking on the sidelines of the annual gathering of world leaders in New York for the U.N. General Ass...

 2021-09-25 21:29 

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Gold price increases by Rs200...

The price of 24 karat per tola gold increased by Rs200 per tola and was trade at Rs113,500 on Saturday against its sale at Rs113,300 in the local market the previous day, Karachi Sarafa and Jewellers Group reported. The price of 10 gram 24 karat also incr...

 2021-09-25 21:29 

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FM for enhancing Pak-Belgium bilateral ties...

Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi Saturday said that Pakistan valued Belgium as an important partner and stressed the need for further enhancing political, investment and trade relations between the two countries. The foreign minister met Bel...

 2021-09-25 21:28 

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Pakistan calls for ensuring access to affordable energy for all...

Pakistan on Friday called for boosting progress towards achievement of a United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) that calls for ensuring access to affordable energy worldwide. Speaking at a "High-Level Dialogue on Energy 2021", convened ...

 2021-09-25 21:28 

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Minister attends ground-breaking ceremony of Expo Centre Faisalabad...

Punjab Minister for Industry, Commerce and Investment Mian Aslam Iqbal on Saturday attended a ceremony at Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI), held in connection with ground-breaking of the Faisalabad Expo Centre. The minister said: "Fu...

 2021-09-25 21:28 

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ICCI calls for promoting Islamic banking to boost economy...

Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) President Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan on Saturday called upon the government to take strong policy measures for further promoting the Islamic banking products for the private sector. It would help in boosting ...

 2021-09-25 21:27 

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Techaccess Pakistan becomes Huawei's Cloud Consulting Partner...

Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, announced its Cloud Consulting partnership with Techaccess Pakistan, an innovative technology and consulting company. HUAWEI CLOUD has l...

 2021-09-25 21:22 

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Power sector payouts rise on lower costs, rupee depreciation...

Earnings of the power sector companies listed on KSE-100 Index have portrayed a sharp uptick of 22 percent on a year-on-year (YoY) basis during the fiscal year 2020-21, mainly due to lower finance costs and Pakistani rupee depreciation. According to a rep...

 2021-09-25 21:22 

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Master Green Wind Power project to deliver 168 kWh per year clean energy...

The Master Green 50MW Wind Power project executed by HydroChina International Engineering Company, a member company of PowerChina, will deliver 168 million kWh per year of clean energy for Pakistan, said the Project Manager, Lv Guanghua. The project locat...

 2021-09-25 21:22 

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Industrial estates being developed across Punjab: Aslam...

Punjab Minister for Industries and Commerce Mian Aslam Iqbal has said that fully equipped industrial estates are being developed across the province and these include 13 special economic zones and 23 small industrial estates. The provincial minister said ...

 2021-09-25 21:21 

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Punjab government utilising available resources to promote arts and culture...

The Punjab government under the leadership of Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar is utilising available resources to promote art and culture and focusing on welfare projects for the artists. The Punjab Department of Culture has crossed many milestones dur...

 2021-09-25 19:30 

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa give cricketing lesson to Southern Punjab...

RAWALPINDI: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa demonstrated they were the team to beat in the National T20 when they produced a clinical performance to defeat ATF Southern Punjab by seven wickets in the fifth match of the tournament at the Pindi Cricket Stadium on Saturd...

 2021-09-25 19:30 

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USA stretch Ryder Cup lead over Europe to 9-3...

KOHLER: The United States kept the pedal down Saturday, winning three of four morning foursomes to take a whopping 9-3 lead over Europe in their quest to regain golf's Ryder Cup. Captain Steve Stricker's Americans were coming off a dominant openin...

 2021-09-25 19:30 

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Team Europe rolls on in opening day of Laver Cup...

LOS ANGELES: After a two-year wait due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Team Europe picked up where it left off at the Laver Cup on Friday. Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud and Matteo Berrettini won their singles matches as Team Europe jumped to a 3-1 lead over Team W...

 2021-09-25 19:28 

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Balsamo ends Dutch reign in women's world road race...

LEUVEN: Italy's Elisa Balsamo won the women's world road race title on Saturday ending a four-year run of success for Dutch riders. The 23-year-old held off a challenge by the Netherlands' three-time champion Marianne Vos to take the rainbow j...

 2021-09-25 19:28 

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19-year-old Pakistan mountaineer Shehroze achieves another milestone...

ISLAMABAD: In another major achievement, Shehroze Kashif, 19, has become the youngest Pakistani to reach the summit of Manaslu, the world's eighth highest peak on Saturday morning. Earlier, Shehroze made history by scaling Mount Everest, K2, and other...

 2021-09-25 19:15 

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Asia's fastest man Bingtian sees bright future for Chinese sprinting...

BEIJING: Asia's fastest man, Su Bingtian, has backed Chinese sprinters to keep improving after a summer when the 32-year-old became the first athlete from the country to reach the final of the 100 metres at the Olympic Games. Su led the United team &m...

 2021-09-25 19:15 

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Central Punjab defeat Balochistan in thrilling contest...

RAWALPINDI: Wahab Riaz upstaged a strokeful half-century by Babar Azam and Usman Qadir's four-fer as Home City Central Punjab stuttered to a two-wicket victory over 2019 runners-up Balochistan in the fourth match of the National Twenty20 at Pindi Stad...

 2021-09-25 19:15 

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England players' body did not play a part in Pakistan tour abandonment...

LONDON: The players' union has refuted suggestions they were behind the decision to abandon England's tour of Pakistan. Instead, it would appear as if the ECB board made the final call anticipating that players would raise concerns. Reports had cl...

 2021-09-25 19:14 

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Maldini scores fairytale first goal as Milan go top of Serie A...

LA SPEZIA : AC Milan went top of Serie A on Saturday with a 2-1 win at Spezia in which Daniel Maldini followed in his father's and grandfather's footsteps by scoring his first goal for the club on his full Serie A debut. Stefano Pioli's side a...

 2021-09-25 19:14 

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India to play one Test in England in summer of 2022...

LONDON: England and India have confirmed plans to play a Test in England, in the summer of 2022. The match replaces the fifth Test at Old Trafford which was abandoned earlier this month. It has not been confirmed at this stage whether the match will be a ...

 2021-09-25 16:22 

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Pakistan allows Afghan airline Kam to operate 3 flights...

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Saturday allowed an Afghan airline Kam Air to operate flights from Islamabad to Kabul. The Afghan airline Kam Air would operate three flights a week from Pakistan to Afghanistan. The sources said that the Afghan Ministry...

 2021-09-25 15:22 

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Court extends Shehbaz, Hamza's bail in money laundering probe...

Lahore: A Lahore court extended the interim bail of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shehbaz till October 9 in a money laundering case. Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) had lodged the case in which both fat...

 2021-09-25 14:29 

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PM presents true picture of Afghanistan in UN General Assembly: Sheikh Rashid...

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmad on Saturday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has presented a true picture of Afghanistan covering all aspects logically and confidently in his address to the UN General Assembly. Commenting on Prime ...

 2021-09-25 14:04 

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Bodies of four men hanged by Taliban in Herat...

The Taliban hung the bodies of four kidnappers from cranes after killing them during a shootout in Afghanistan's western city of Herat on Saturday, a senior official said. Herat province's deputy governor Mawlawi Shir Ahmad Muhajir said the men...

 2021-09-25 13:58 

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Delivery plan for latest basic life amenities to AJK population on cards: Qayyum...

MIRPUR (AJK): Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Sardar Abdul Qayyum Khan Niazi on Saturday said all resources would be utilized for the provision of basic amenities of life to the people in both urban and rural areas of the state close to their doorst...

 2021-09-25 13:35 

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In cyber fraud, Nadia Khan loses 6 million rupees...

Nadia Khan, renowned morning show host and actress, had become the target of the fraud through an IT expert who claimed to help the actress and was successful in stealing 6 million rupees from her. In September 2020, Nadia Khan's YouTube channel got h...

 2021-09-25 12:52 

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Women allegedly sold and bought on Facebook as domestic workers, reveal documents, whistle-blowers...

This week, Facebook has faced a series of accusations about its internal workings, based on revelations in the Wall Street Journal and elsewhere. Much of the information comes from Facebook's own internal documents, suggesting the company now has some...

 2021-09-25 12:35 

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KCCDZ to be a game changer for Pakistan: Ali Haider Zaidi...

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi on Saturday said Pakistan and China had agreed to include Karachi Coastal Comprehensive Development Zone (KCCDZ) in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) hoping that it would prove to ...

 2021-09-25 12:22 

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Govt lifts ban on getting arms' licences...

Good news for those interested in getting arms' licences as the federal government has lifted the ban it had imposed on these licenses, Daily Times has learnt. In this connection, Interior Ministry on Saturday issued the gazette notification of Pakist...

 2021-09-25 12:17 

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Administration bans eight activities in Islamabad...

In the federal capital, eight different activities have been banned and Section 144 has also been imposed by Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration. On Saturday Deputy Commissioner Islamabad issued the notification which will remain effective fo...

 2021-09-25 12:12 

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Pakistan Navy, Custom seize liquor in joint sea operation...

KARACHI: In a successful Intelligence Based Operation, Pakistan Navy and Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate Gwadar on Saturday apprehended liquor comprising of approximately 5,400 bottles at sea of Kund Malir near Ormara. The confiscated l...

 2021-09-25 12:10 

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Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi remembered on 40th death anniversary...

MNA Chaudhry Hussain Elahi and a large number of PML-Q leaders and workers attended the prayer ceremony for seasoned politician Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi on his 40th death anniversary marked at Zahoor Palace, Gujrat, Former education minister Mian Imran Masoo...

 2021-09-25 12:02 

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More rains expected in Karachi as low pressure area in Bay of Bengal turns into cyclone...

A low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal has started intensifying and turning into a cyclone due to which rains are likely in the southern part of Pakistan, including Karachi. Meteorologist Mahesh Palawat says the deep depression over the Bay of Bengal ...

 2021-09-25 11:52 

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Pakistan to continue work with SCO for shared objectives of regional peace, stability...

RAWALPINDI: Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (JCSC) General Nadeem Raza on Saturday said Pakistan would continue to work with Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to advance the shared objectives of peace, progress and stability in the region, ...

 2021-09-25 11:23 

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Low pressure area over Bay of Bengal turning into a cyclone...

A low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal has started intensifying and turning into a cyclone due to which rains are likely in the southern part of Pakistan, including Karachi. Meteorologist Mahesh Palawat says the deep depression over the Bay of Bengal ...

 2021-09-25 11:07 

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Challan submitted in court in Rs 205 million cash van heist...

KARACHI: Police on Saturday submitted an interim charge sheet of Rs205 million cash van heist at the court of Judicial Magistrate-South. Police filed an interim challan in the court after completion of its investigation of the robbery. Also adding charges...

 2021-09-25 10:56 

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FM Qureshi wraps up 5-day visit; 'satisfied' with his talks at UN...

NEW YORK: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has wrapped up his five-day trip to New York at the head of Pakistan's delegation to the 76th session of UN General Assembly, saying he was satisfied with the talks he had with a number of his counterpar...

 2021-09-25 10:50 

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Pakistan committed to reduce digital divide between rural, urban communities: Amin ul Haque...

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Syed Amin ul Haue on Saturday said the government of Pakistan was committed to reduce digital divide between rural and urban communities and focuses on youth empowerment as well ...

 2021-09-25 10:40 

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Pakistan to enhance bartering trade with China...

BEIJING: In a milestone move to boost barter trade with more countries, Pakistani enterprises joined the Cross-border Barter Trade Alliance at the Inaugural Ceremony of Cross-border Barter Trade Alliance (CBTA) and the Cross-border Barter Trade Platform h...

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