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Mehfil-e-Shabina to commence from Sunday night at Faisal Mosque

ISLAMABAD-UNS- The nine-night long Mehfil-e-Shabina will commence at Faisal Mosque from Sunday with the recitation of the first para of the Holy Quran by former Imam-e-Kaaba Shaikh Muhammad Saleh Abu Majid in Namaz-e-Taraweeh. According to Daawa Academy officials, the Mehfil-e-Shabina will continue till 29th Ramazan-ul-Mubarak. …

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Uzbekistan,Pakistan resolve to take bilateral trade to $300m in 3 years

TASHKAND-UNS- Pakistan and Uzbekistan have resolved to take bilateral trade to three hundred million dollars in three years. This resolve came during a meeting between President Mamnoon Hussain and his Uzbek counterpart Islam Karimov in Tashkent on Friday. Both the leaders were of the view …

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China rejects bending rule for India to join NSG

China maintains its opposition to India joining a group of nations seeking to prevent the proliferation of nuclear weapons by controlling access to sensitive technology, said the head of the arms control department in China‘s Foreign Ministry. The Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) met this week …

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PTI files reference in ECP for PM Nawaz ineligible

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Dr Yasmeen Rashid has filed a reference in the Election Commission of Pakistan challenging eligibility of the Prime Minister, reported Friday. The opposition party has based its argument on the ground that Nawaz Sharif concealed his assets and thus has …

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Xi,Mamnoon agree on close collaboration for region’s security, peace

TASHKAND-UNS-President Mamnoon Hussain and Chinese President Xi Jinping have expressed resolve to maintain close collaboration for the region’s security and prosperity and to jointly fight against terrorism and separatism. The two leaders expressed these views in a delegation-level meeting held in Tashkent on the sidelines …

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President Putin to arrive in China on Saturday

MOSCOW-UNS- Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to arrive in China on Saturday. A number of business deals as well as cooperation in security and geopolitical arenas are expected during the visit.

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Regional peace, stability inevitable for economic progress: President

TASHKAND-UNS- President Mamnoon Hussain has said peace and stability is inevitable for economic progress and prosperity in the region. He was addressing the SCO summit in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on Friday. He said Pakistan will further boost its ties with the regional partners and play its …

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Pakistan, Afghanistan agrees to evolve joint consultative mechanism on bilateral issues

ISLAMABAD-UNS- Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to evolve a high-level mechanism for consultation and coordination on bilateral issues. The decision was taken at a meeting between Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani on the sidelines of SCO Summit in …

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Pakistan to sign MoOs to become SCO’s full member

TASHKAND-UNS- The Meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Organization is underway in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.President Mamnoon Hussain and other leaders will address the moot. At the meeting, Pakistan will sign the ‘Memorandum of Obligations’ to become full member of the SCO. The documents to this effect will be …

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Science & technology is first,foremost element of socio-economic development

ISLAMABAD-UNS -The Federal Minister for Science & Technology  urged that science & technology is indeed the first and the foremost element of socio-economic development of the country. Flawless academic system and strong research culture are a prerequisite for this purpose. He appreciated the initiatives taken …

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