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IPU 137th Assembly: Chairman Senate to Lead Delegation for Russia

ISLAMABAD-UNS-Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani, along with a delegation of the Senate of Pakistan, has left for Saint Petersburg, Russia to participate in the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) which is going to be held from 14-18 October, 2017. The delegation of Senate …

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Petition against Election Bill 2017 rejected

ISLAMABAD -UNS: Registrar Supreme Court of Pakistan has rejected Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed’s petition against the recently passed Election Bill 2017. According to details, SC Registrar rejected that Rasheed did not contact any concerned forum regarding the case. The SC Registrar further stated that the petitioner …

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Positive movement for US’s relationship with Pakistan:Trump

ISLAMABAD -UNS – President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump, tweeted on Sunday that he had started to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan and its leaders. Tweets from the American president praising Pakistan are quite rare especially since during the …

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Karachi among top 60 safest cities

ISLAMABAD -UNS : A report by The Economist Intelligence Unit has placed Karachi in a list comprising 60 of the world’s safest cities. The Safe Cities Index 2017, comprising of 60 cities, places Tokyo at the top and Karachi at the bottom of the list. …

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Canadian couple rescued by Pakistan Army reaches Canada

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The US-Canadian couple rescued by Pakistan Army has reached Canada with their three children. Canadian husband Joshua Boyle and his American wife Caitlan Coleman were rescued by the military from Kurram Agency on Friday. Boyle thanked the Almighty upon his return to …

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US, Israel quit UNESCO citing anti-Israeli bias

PARIS: The United States and Israel announced on Thursday they were quitting the U.N.’s cultural agency UNESCO, after Washington accused it of anti-Israeli bias, reported Reuters. The withdrawal of the United States, which is meant to provide a fifth of UNESCO’s funding, is a major …

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PML-N workers,Lawyers clash with security at court, indictment postponed

ISLAMABAD -UNS: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter and son-in-law, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Safdar, arrived at the accountability court on Friday for the hearing of the three graft cases against the Sharif family. Charges were to be framed in today’s hearing on Nawaz, …

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PML-N always made Pakistan bankrupt: Zardari

PESHAWAR -UNS : Former President and PPP leader Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday accused the PML-N government of making Pakistan bankrupt. Speaking to media persons in Peshawar, Asif Zardari said that the PML-N governments had always made the country bankrupt. Referring to the Panama verdict, …

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Canada appreciates family’s release from Taliban captivity

TORONTO -UNS : Canada voiced relief Thursday at the release of a Canadian man, his American wife and their three children born in Taliban captivity. The kidnapped couple were taken hostage in Afghanistan while backpacking in Central Asia in 2012. “We are greatly relieved that …

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Trump praises Pakistan’s cooperation in release of US-Canadian family from terrorists

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump announced Thursday that US and Pakistani officials had secured the release of a American woman, her Canadian husband and their three children from Taliban captivity. He praised the Pakistani government and armed forces for the cooperation to rescue the …

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