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Pak HC Abdul Basit barred from attending diplomatic meeting in Nagpur

NAGPUR -UNS – Pakistani High Commissioner in India Abdul Basit was stopped from participating in a diplomatic meeting organized by United Nations in Nagpur, reported on Wednesday. According to details, the high commissioner was invited as a chief guest but when he arrived at the …

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IH Kashmiri lawmaker expelled out of assembly in Indian-held Kashmir

SRINAGAR-UNS – An independent Muslim lawmaker of Indian-held Kashmir’s Legislature Assembly Engineer Rashid was forcibly expelled out of the House on Wednesday over protest against the government. According to Indian media, Engineer Rashid was hurled out of the assembly after he repeatedly protested against the …

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Lahore mother torches daughter alive for marrying without approval

LAHORE: A woman has been arrested for setting her married daughter on fire in the Factory area of Lahore on Tuesday. The accused set seventeen-year-old Hina ablaze with the help of her son. However, Hina succumbed to her burn injuries. According to reports in the …

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Senate committee raises doubts about CPEC’s western route

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Special Committee on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor raised on Monday serious doubts about CPEC’s western route and decided to submit its report to the upper house soon. At an in-camera meeting mainly attended by senators belonging to opposition parties, the committee decided to …

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‘Hostile agencies,their facilitators will not be allowed to foment trouble in Pakistan’

BY  IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD : The Pakistan top civil and military leadership has expressed resolve to protect core national interests by thwarting all evil designs of inimical forces on Tuesday. It was agreed that our achievements in bringing stability in the country will have to …

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118th anniversary celebration of Philippines independence day in Islamabad

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid on Monday  stressed the need to focus and increase exchange of trade, cultural and media delegations between Pakistan and Philippines. Addressing the 118th anniversary celebration of proclamation of Philippines independence, organized by the Embassy of Philippines, …

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Mullah Mansour spent two months in Iran for talks over ISIS threat before his death

KABUL -UNS : While Tehran had strongly dismissed the claim that former Taliban chief Mullah Mansour was traveling from Iran to Pakistan, immediately after a US drone strike killed him in Balochistan, a website closely linked with Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Intelligence has now confirmed the …

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NA budget debate continues

BY SAJJAD HUSSAIN ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly resumed its session in Islamabad on Tuesday with Speaker Sardar Ayaz  Sadiq in the chair. Continuing his speech, Dr Farooq Sattar termed the budget as traditional one. He said there should be some revolutionary steps in the budget …

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Muhammad Ali funeral, his ‘last statement’ to world

LOUISVILLE – The family of late boxing legend Muhammad Ali and the city of Louisville prepared Monday for his public funeral later this week, which organizers said “The Greatest” helped plan himself as a “last statement” to the world. Former president Bill Clinton, comedian Billy …

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US senators agree to tighten US immigration policies

NEW YORK -UNS – The Republican or Democratic, representative of either party is likely to tighten immigration policies if elected as the President of United States, reported Tuesday. In an argument between Republican Senator Joyce Peppin and Democratic Senator Jeff Morris, both the officials stressed …

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