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Arab summit slams terror waged in name of Islam

NOUAKCHOTT -UNS/AFP – A 22-nation  Arab summit tackling the region s crises, despite splits over Iran and Turkey, was cut back to a single day Monday due to the absence of the heavyweight leaders of Egypt and Saudi Arabia. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stayed at …

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Senator Strongly Condemns Terrorist Attack Against Military Personnel in Karachi

ISLAMABAD-UNS : Senator Sehar Kamran (TI) has strongly condemned the deadly terrorist attack in Karachi which resulted in the martyrdom of two military men by unidentified assailants. She said these cowardly attacks against military personnel cant deter the resolve of our armed forces in this …

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Baby girl with extra lower limb born

BY ABBAS KASSAR HYDERABAD- A Baby girl with an extra lower limb was born in Gynecology Unit IV at Liaquat University Hospital Jamshoro on 26th July 2016. While visiting the new born baby, the Vice Chancellor LUMHS Prof. Noshad A. Shaikh expressed that the baby is …

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IT committee approves cyber crime bill with “significant amendments”

BY SAJJAD HUSSAIN ISLAMABAD: Senate IT Committee has approved the controversial Pakistan Electronic Crimes Bill (PECB) 2016 with “significant amendments” on Tuesday in Islamabad. According to Bytes for All, Pakistan, a human rights organization focused on information and communication technologies, Senator Farhatullah Babar said Senate …

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Gen Raheel meets Egyptian President Sisi in Cairo

CAIRO -UNS : Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif Tuesday met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to discuss security situation and prevalent and emerging security challenges, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. According to Director General of ISPR Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa, the Egyptian president …

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Kaavan soon to breathe the smell of freedom

ISLAMABAD -uns : The ordeal of a 31-year-old Asian elephant struggling to survive in Islamabad Zoo is about to come to an end. A senate committee recommended Monday to move Kaavan to Srilanka or any suitable sanctuary abroad. The Senate Standing Committee on Cabinet Secretariat …

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How technology can help Pakistan’s mango economy

ISLAMABAD- UNS- Malik Mazhar Sandheela, the owner of an orchard near river Chenab in Multan is eying a 100 percent increase in the income from his mango crop this year. To him, adoption of new production and pest management techniques have led to increase in …

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Two army men killed in Karachi after gun attack on vehicle

KARACHI -UNS : Two military men were shot dead when unidentified assailants fired at their vehicle in the city’s Saddar area on Tuesday, officials said. The personnel were rushed to Jinnah Hospital in injured condition where both succumbed to bullet wounds. JPMC Emergency Head Dr …

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Man alleges British wife killed for ‘honour’

ISLAMABAD: British MP Naz Shah has written to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to intervene in the case of a British woman’s alleged honour killing in Pakistan, The Guardian reported. British police started a probe into Samia Shahid’s death after her husband Syed Mukhtar Kazam claimed …

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Raza Rabbani slams US , west for double standards on HR

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD- Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani, in his opening remarks at meeting of Standing Committee on economic and sustainable development Affairs of Asian Parliamentary Assembly in Islamabad on Tuesday observed that the future of Asia lies in the hands of Asian people. …

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