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Pakistan-IMF negotiations initiate in Qatar

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The government has initiated negotiations with the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday regarding the release of critical funds, a process decelerated by apprehensions about...

Rupee slips to historic low against US dollar

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According to the latest media reports Pakistani rupee fell to yet another historic low against the US dollar when the currency started trading in...

Punjab govt locks up AGP office, removes 19 law officers

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The Punjab government on Tuesday barred Advocate General Punjab Awais Ahmed from sitting in the office and also removed 19 law officers. The Punjab Law...

Police treating Punjab Assembly staff like terrorists: Secretary

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Punjab Assembly Secretary Muhammad Khan Bhatti appeared before Qila Gujar Singh Police on Tuesday against the rumpus during Punjab Assembly session and stated that...

‘It’s too late for you to give lame excuses’: Mishi Khan slams Aamir Liaquat

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Aamir Liaquat has been in the news again, for the past two weeks now. This time, it is reportedly his third wife whose statements...

Cabinet forms committee to amend NAB law

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The federal cabinet on Wednesday constituted a committee under the federal law minister to amend the "draconian" National Accountability Bureau (NAB) law and to...

Abu Aleeha announces second film after winning at UK Asian Film Festival

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‘Javed Iqbal’ getting banned in Pakistan was definitely a setback for director Ali Sajjad Shah, also known as Abu Aleeha. However, after winning the...

Australia’s Lee leading Min Woo in ‘silent’ sibling rivalry

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Australia's Minjee Lee has challenged her little brother Min Woo to emulate her winning form on the LPGA Tour by claiming the PGA Championship...

Hamza Shehbaz’s tenure in peril after SC verdict

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The political fate of Hamza Shehbaz as chief minister of Punjab is in danger after the decision of Supreme Court's five-member bench on the...

Shehbaz, allies decide to complete tenure

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Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif-led coalition government on Tuesday decided against holding early elections, as the allied parties assured the premier of their full support...

Imran welcomes SC verdict on Article 63-A

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PTI Chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday thanked the Supreme Court for its verdict on Article 63-A, declaring the votes of dissenting lawmakers invalid. "We are...

Tamim, Mahmudul drive Bangladesh to 157-0 at lunch in Sri Lanka Test

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Openers Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudul Hasan Joy hit half-centuries to lead a strong Bangladesh reply on the third day of the opening Test against...

Punjab counter-terrorist teams arrest two suspects behind Lahore’s Anarkali blast

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Punjab Police's Counter-Terrorism Department on Tuesday arrested two suspects purportedly involved in the bomb blast in Lahore's Anarkali market earlier this year. On January 20,...

ECP reserves verdict on reference pursuing disqualification of dissenting PTI lawmakers

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The Election Commission of Pakistan on Tuesday reserved its decision on a reference that seeks the disqualification of 25 dissident Members of Provincial Assembly...

Maryam Nawaz has something to say about veteran actress Iffat Omar

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Unlike majority of the Pakistani celebrities, Iffat Omar has different political leanings. While most of the actors side with former prime minister Imran Khan,...

Dissenting lawmakers cannot cast votes against party directives: SC

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The Supreme Court has ruled that dissident members cannot cast votes against directives given by their parliamentary party. The apex court delivered its verdict on...

Ukrainian troops surrender in Mariupol after 82-day siege

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Ukraine's military said on Tuesday it intended to pull out its remaining soldiers from their last bastion in Mariupol, as fighters that have hung...

Security forces eliminate two ‘most-wanted’ terrorists in NW

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Security forces eliminated two most-wanted terrorists in Boya, North Waziristan, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Tuesday. The ISPR identified the two men as...

Court moved against Imran Khan for ‘nuking Pakistan’ statement

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A sessions court on Monday demanded a report from police on a plea pursuing registration of a case against former prime minister Imran Khan...

IHC temporarily bars Hanif Abbasi from working as SAPM

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The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday barred Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz's Hanif Abbasi from working as a special assistant to the prime minister (SAPM)...

Journalists protest against enforced disappearance of a colleague

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Journalist organizations demonstrated on Monday in front of the Lahore Press Club against the enforced disappearance of Zahid Abbas Malik, senior journalist and sub-editor...

Rupee plunges to new low against the US dollar

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Pakistani rupee continued to fall against the US dollar, surpassing another significant threshold of 196 in the interbank market to reach its weakest level...

Karachi’s Kharadar area hit by IED blast

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Karachi's Kharadar area was hit by an improvised explosive device (IED) blast Monday evening which resulted in one death and injuries to around 11...

Shehbaz sets up task force on climate change amidst heatwave

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Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday formed a task force on climate change amidst current heatwave and melting of glaciers. The task force includes relevant...

Alvi visits UAE embassy, condoles death of UAE president

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President Dr Arif Alvi on Monday visited the embassy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and offered heartfelt condolences to the royal family, the...

Marriyum compares performance of PML-N, PTI govts

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Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Monday released a chart highlighting overall performance of both the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (2013-18) and the...

Gaudreau’s OT goal gives Flames 3-2 win over Stars in Game 7

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Johnny Gaudreau saw the puck bouncing his way, so he raced over, slapped it toward the net - and sent the Calgary Flames to...

Why the need for parallel administrations?

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The Punjab chief minister, who has yet been unable to constitute his cabinet, has assigned different duties to run the provincial affairs of the...

LESCO hiding behind PR exercise?

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Keeping its eyes closed to the genuine problems of the consumers, the Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO) management seems more interested in being in...

Crime proceeds remitted by UK’s NCA: Govt to probe predecessor’s disbursement of 150m

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Minister for Defence Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Monday announced on the floor of National Assembly that the government would investigate the disbursement of £140-50...

‘Will reveal poison used to murder ex-FIA director Muhammad Rizwan’: Imran Khan at Swabi...

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Former prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that he knew about a drug which could be used to induce...

Sindh govt, Narcotics Ministry to team up against drug mafia

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The Sindh government and the Federal Ministry of Narcotics have joined hands to eradicate drugs from society, particularly from educational institutions, and block the...

Imran Khan’s cell phones ‘stolen’ after Sialkot rally

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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shahbaz Gill on Monday claimed that a pair of cell phones belonging to party Chairman Imran Khan were stolen from...

Chinese nationals saved as police arrest would-be suicide bomber

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The police claimed to have arrested a would-be suicide bomber who planned to blow herself up near a convoy of Chinese nationals. Monday's arrest...

Five million fish seeds released into Keenjhar Lake

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Sindh Minister for Livestock and Fisheries Abdul Bari Khan Pitafi on Monday inaugurated a fish hatchery at Keenjhar Lake. Speaking on the occasion, he said...

PSG star Mbappe wins French league’s best player award for 3rd time

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Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe won the French league's best player award for the third time in his career, then diplomatically swerved a question...

Gold hits new apex, prices climb by Rs700 per tola

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Gold glittered once more on Monday as the precious metal price climbed up by Rs700 reaching an all-time high of Rs136,600 per tola caused...

Elahi claims Khan and establishment were not on same page on foreign policy

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Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid’s (PML-Q) leader and Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Parvez Elahi has claimed that former prime minister of Pakistan Imran Khan and the...

SC intends to wind up Article 63(A) presidential reference tomorrow: CJ

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Supreme Court Chief Justice on Monday announced that the Supreme Court intended to wind up the presidential reference that seeks interpretation on the Article...

PML-N leader confirms action against Buzdar

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Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Deputy Secretary-General Attaullah Tarar on Monday confirmed that the government was all set to file a case against the former...

PM Shehbaz assures Chinese premier of enhanced security for China’s citizens in country

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Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday offered assurance to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang that Pakistan was resolute in taking all essential actions to provide...

Pakistan and India to discuss Afghanistan in SCO

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The Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s (SCO) Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (RATS) will discuss the security situation in Afghanistan on Monday (today). The counter-terrorism teams from Pakistan and...

PM Shehbaz directs to provide foolproof security for Imran Khan

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Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has ordered relevant authorities on Monday to give foolproof security to former prime minister Imran Khan after the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf...

Actor Yasir Hussain bags best actor award at UK Asian Film Festival

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Actor Yasir Hussain, who is playing the lead role in the film ‘Javed Iqbal: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer’, which was banned...

PM Shehbaz to discuss crucial financial, political matters with allies today

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Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is set to hold consultation with the heads of allied parties today to discuss key matters as the country’s economic...

PSX witnesses bearish trend shedding 1000 points as dollar soars to Rs194

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Pakistan Stock Exchange on Monday witnessed a bearish trend as the benchmark KSE-100 index lost 1061.98 points in the first hour of trading. According to...

‘Dum Mastum’: A film about love and hate!

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Written by Amar Khan and directed by Ehteshamuddin, 'Dum Mastum' is a 2022 Lollywood film. With a runtime of 2 hour, 45 minutes, it...

Finland, Sweden inch closer to seeking NATO membership

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Finland's government declared a "new era" is underway as it inches closer to seeking NATO membership, hours before Sweden's governing party on Sunday backed...

Palestinians mark Nakba Day amid outrage over killing of journalist

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Palestinians staged a rally in the Gaza Strip on Sunday to commemorate Nakba Day, which marks the creation of the state of Israel in...

Millers refuse to supply sugar at Rs70 per kg

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The sugar millers on Sunday rejected the proposal of Chief Minister Hamza Shahbaz to supply sugar at Rs70 per kilogram. According to reports, Sugar Mills...

Pakistan begins random Covid testing at airports

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The National Institute of Health (NIH) on Sunday decided to increase the scope of the ongoing Rapid Antigen Tests (RAT) of inbound travellers at...

Third polio case of the year reported

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A one-year-old boy has been paralyzed by wild polio in North Waziristan, in the third case reported from Pakistan this year. According to official sources,...

$11 trillion and counting: Global stock slump may not be over

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A mass exodus of money, an $11 trillion wipeout, and the worst losing streak for global stocks since the 2008 financial crisis. The bad...

Murad urges Imran to disclose names of ‘conspirators’

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Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that when former prime minister Imran Khan had blocked the phone numbers of the people...

Villagers clash with police in Jamshoro over forced evictions

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A clash broke out between police and villagers after they were forced to evacuate their ancestral village in the Jamshoro district on Sunday. Strong contingents...

Imran tells supporters to avenge his death

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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Sunday asked his supporters to "get justice for me and our country in case something happens to...

Premier League title race goes to wire as Man City held

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The Premier League title race looks set to go down to the final day after Manchester City dropped two points with a 2-2 draw...

‘Time to take difficult decisions to save Pakistan’

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Rubbishing Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan's claim that his government was ousted through a foreign conspiracy at the behest of the United States,...

Baby’s body found in drain

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Rescue 1122 found the dead body of a newborn floating in a drain on Sunday. According to reports, a newborn baby's body was seen floating...

Polls dates to be decided by Nawaz, Maryam tells Imran

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Mockingly comparing former prime minister Imran Khan to a "spoiled child", Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz on Sunday said the 'Kaptaan'...

Former Australia all-rounder Symonds dies in car crash

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Former Australia all-rounder and two-time World Cup winner Andrew Symonds has died following a car accident in Queensland, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Sunday. Symonds...

Saudi oil giant Aramco’s first-quarter profits surge 80%

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Oil giant Saudi Aramco said Sunday its profits soared more than 80% in the first three months of the year, as the state-backed company...

Elahi evading no-trust motion

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Speaker Punjab Assembly Chaudhry Parvez Elahi is deliberately delaying the assembly session in the hope of getting favourable results from the Election Commission of...

No fuel price hike for now as PM Shehbaz rejected proposal: Miftah

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Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said that the government would not be pushing up the prices of petroleum products for now. While addressing a press...

Two Sikhs murdered on Peshawar’s outskirts

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Unidentified attackers murdered two members of the Sikh community on the outskirts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s capital of Peshawar, according to police. Peshawar Capital City Police...

‘Pakistan among countries which faced drought in past two years’

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The UN’s recently released ‘Global Land Outlook’ report lists Pakistan among the 23 countries which have faced drought emergencies between 2020-2022. The ‘Global Land Outlook’...

Seminar to commemorate life and sacrifices of martyrs held

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To commemorate the life, service and sacrifices of all martyrs, a seminar titled ‘Shaheed Ki Jo Muat Hai Wo Qoum Ki Hayat Hai’ was...

PM Shehbaz orders counter-measures for Pir Koh cholera outbreak

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Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has issued directions to the federal and provincial governments for emergency steps to be taken to control the outbreak of...

Miranshah suicide bombing martyrs three soldiers, children

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Three soldiers of the Pakistan Army and three children were martyred as a result of a suicide blast in the vicinity of Miranshah, North...

Balloting for govt Hajj scheme being held today

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The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony will hold balloting today (Sunday) to select over 32,000 successful intending pilgrims out of the total...

Govt likely to hike POL prices today

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Ahead of Pakistan's talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the revival of the $6 billion loan programme, the government is mulling to...

Row over PTI rally venue stirs Church politics

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The extreme political polarisation of Pakistani society has also dragged the Christian community into political matters. The row over alleged use of church land for...

‘Mastermind’ of Peshawar mosque blast killed: CTD

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An alleged mastermind of a terrorist attack on Kucha Risaldar mosque was killed along with an accomplice in an intelligence-based operation by the Counter...

Four cities likely to get hotter than usual by end of 21st century: study

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A recent study has revealed that four cities are likely to get hotter than usual by the end of 21st century due to climate...

No case against PTI without proof: IHC

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The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Saturday said it expected that the federal government would take measures to remove the impression of alleged misuse...

SUP holds protest against water shortage in Badin

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The Sindh United Party (SUP) on Saturday took out rallies in different towns of Badin district to register its protest against the unavailability of...

Gold price increases by Rs600 per tola

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In line with the prevailing trend during the week, the gold price rose by Rs600 per tola (11.66 grams) in Pakistan on Saturday, settling...

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed elected UAE president

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The UAE's long-time de facto ruler Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan was elected as president on Saturday, official media said, a day after...

60 cricketers called for conditioning camp at NHPC from Sunday

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Sixty cricketers will attend the conditioning camp at the National High Performance Centre (NHPC) in Lahore in two different groups from Sunday. First group of...

Bilawal insists on providing relief to people at any cost

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Foreign Minister and Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was Saturday briefed on the performance of federal ministries assigned to PPP leaders. Chairing...

Lawyer found dead in his house in Khairpur

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A renowned lawyer was found shot dead in his house in Shahbaz Colony, Khairpur, on Saturday. Police reached the spot and shifted the body to...

‘Govt will complete its constitutional tenure’

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Federal Minister for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb on Saturday made it clear that general elections would be held on their scheduled time and the unity...

Karachi police books PTI leader Haleem Adil under terrorism charges

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Karachi police on Saturday registered two FIRs against Leader of Opposition in Sindh Assembly and MPA of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Haleem Adil Sheikh, his...

Punjab govt reluctant to close schools despite heatwaves

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Another hell-like day was observed in Pakistan where mercury reached 51 degrees Celsius in Jacobabad; highest-ever recorded in the world during the month of...

Djokovic keeps top spot after edging past Auger-Aliassime

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Top seed Novak Djokovic beat Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime 7-5 7-6(1) to reach the semi-finals of the Italian Open on Friday and move within one...

My life in danger, conspirators’ names recorded in video: Imran

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Making a startling claim that a conspiracy was being hatched to assassinate him, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Saturday said he had...

27 firms get power generation licences in fiscal year 2020-21

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As many as 27 companies had been awarded power generation licences having accumulative capacity of 1,591MW during the fiscal year 2020-21. Official sources told APP...

Burial of lilac – Bilquis Edhi

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By Iffat Farooq “April is the cruellest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land,” the location of these lines by Eliot is as momentous...

Mercury reaches 51 in Jacobabad

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Another hell like day was observed in Pakistan in the Northern Hemisphere where the mercury reached 51 degrees Celsius in Jacobabad, recorded highest ever...

Atif Aslam and Shae Gill’s ‘Manzil’ features Sarwat Gilani under Sarmad Khoosat’s direction

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In order to teach the public regarding the pros of getting boosted to stave off COVID-19 which the world is still not completely over...

‘This House of Clay and Water’: A portrayal of the grim reality of Lahore...

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This House of Clay and Water, a novel by Faiqa Mansab, falls in the genre of South Asian Fiction. Published by Liberty books, Mansab pays...

Money laundering case: Indictment of PM Shehbaz, CM Hamza adjourned again

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The indictment of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shehbaz in a Rs16 billion money laundering case was delayed again on...

Will not stop till those responsible for KU attack punished: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

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Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari swore on Saturday that the government would work relentlessly until it has given "exemplary punishment" to those who were responsible...

PTI changes venue of Sialkot rally after protest by Christian community

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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has shifted its venue for its public gathering in Sialkot after the Christian community protested against them. PTI Punjab President Shafqat Mehmood...

Announce polls or sea of people will wash away everything, Imran warns govt

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Former prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has warned the unity government to give him the date for fresh elections or...

Authorities have stopped PTI from holding a rally at CTI ground

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Deputy Commissioner Sialkot has stopped Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to hold its jalsa at CTI ground Sialkot which is a private property of a church. In...

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Rupee slips to historic low against US dollar

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According to the latest media reports Pakistani rupee fell to yet another historic low against the US dollar when the currency started trading in...