China increases cash rewards for citizens who report porn

BEIJING: China is raising the cash rewards paid to citizens for reporting pornographic and “illegal” publications to authorities, government regulators…

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Martyred SP’s brother rejects JIT, demands international probe

The brother of martyred Superintendent of Police (SP) Tahir Khan Dawar has rejected the seven-member joint investigation team (JIT), comprising…

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Lives at risk as drug prices soar in crisis-hit Zimbabwe

HARARE: Since starting treatment five years ago, 50-year-old Alice Chenyika kept her blood pressure under control by adhering to doctors'…

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Major powers set to clash as chemical arms watchdog meets

THE HAGUE: Global powers are set to clash next week as the world´s chemical arms watchdog meets for the first time…

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More trouble brewing for embattled Sharifs

--Govt to refer four new cases regarding Sharifs' Frederick Close property in London, misuse of govt funds and authority to NAB…

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Karachi deserves even better security, says Gen Bajwa

KARACHI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday said that Karachi is the engine of national…

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Number of missing in California fire soars past 1,000

CALIFORNIA: The number of people listed as missing in a devastating northern California wildfire soared past 1,000 on Friday as…

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Women’s national team not paid for over six months

The Pakistan women’s team is facing a financial crisis as the centrally-contracted players have not been paid their monthly retainers…

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UN committee condemns rights violations against Rohingya

YANGON: A key United Nations committee overwhelmingly approved a resolution on Friday strongly condemning the continuing "gross human rights violations…

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Pence bins Trump rift reports

WASHINGTON: US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday dismissed reports of a rift with his boss President Donald Trump, saying…

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DG Khan admin ‘tricks’ CM into relaunching old project

The local administration has "tricked" Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar into relaunching an old bus project in the district,…

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Assange’s lawyer says he would fight charges

LONDON: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against…

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What we know about the Saudi suspects in Khashoggi’s murder

PARIS: Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered on October 2 in his country's consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a Washington Post…

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Facebook says steep rise in data requests from Indian govt

NEW YORK: Facebook says there was a steep rise in data requests from India's government in the first half of…

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Pakistan hand over ACC presidency to Bangladesh

LAHORE: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) presidency has been handed over to Bangladesh with Nazam ul Hassan taking over from…

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South Africa down Australia in rain-hit T20

CARRARA: Speedster Chris Morris claimed two wickets as South Africa strangled Australia to a 21-run victory in their rain-reduced Twenty20 international…

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BISP officials yet to charge ghost beneficiaries responsible for losses

-- Department is run on taxpayers' money, only 10 pc on loans, grants  -- Phase 2 of data sanity analysis…

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