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No Composite Dialogue with India sans Kashmir on agenda: Pakistan

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday ruled out the possibility of holding Composite Dialogue with India without having Kashmir issue on agenda, saying Kashmir remained the centre of its relations with India. “Kashmir will be the core issue in any dialogue with India, whenever …

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Indian Home Minister due in Pakistan next month

NEW DELHI -UNS : Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh is visiting Pakistan next month to attend South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation’s (Saarc) meeting of Home/Interior Ministers. The meeting is scheduled to take place on August 3 and 4. Reports said Singh will raise the …

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Indonesia rejects international pleas to halt executions

CILACAP -UNS : Indonesia Thursday rejected appeals from the UN and EU to halt the execution of 14 drug convicts including foreigners, as speculation mounted they could face the firing squad in a matter of hours. The group, including foreigners from Nigeria, Pakistan, India and …

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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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Senate committee condemns terrorism in Pakistan,Afghanistan, France, Saudi Arabia, hails Turkish resistance to abortive coup

ISLAMABAD-UNS : Senate Defense committee condemns terrorism in Pakistan,Afghanistan, France, Saudi Arabia, hails Turkish resistance to abortive coup.A meeting of the Senate Defence Committee was held today which was presided by its Chairman, Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed. The committee was briefed by the Minister for …

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Yasir drops to fifth position in ICC Test bowling ranking

LONDON -UNS – Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has been dropped to fifth position from first in latest International Cricket Council (ICC) after poor performance in second Test against England. Yasir Shah was unable to continue his terrific form from the previous match at Lord’s as …

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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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