Pervaiz Ashraf, Babar Awan get bail in Nandipur corruption case

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Tuesday ordered former prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Dr Babar…

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‘Game of Thrones’ beats ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ for top Emmys award

HBO's record-breaking fantasy epic Game of Thrones stormed back onto the Emmys stage on Monday, winning the coveted best drama series…

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Leaders of two Koreas parade through Pyongyang ahead of nuclear talks

SEOUL: Tens of thousands of North Koreans chanted “Unification!” and waved flowers as their leader Kim Jong Un and South…

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LHC directs removal of barricades outside Hamza Shahbaz’s residence

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday directed to remove blockades placed in front of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader…

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Mini-budget recommendations approved by federal cabinet

ISLAMABAD: The recommendations for the mini-budget on Tuesday was approved by the federal cabinet. The approval came during a meeting chaired…

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SC clubs pleas challenging private schools’ fee hike

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday decided to merge the pending high school and apex court cases pertaining to…

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‘Flop of Asia’ — Sri Lanka slammed after cricket exit

DUBAI: Sri Lankan newspapers and fans lambasted the national cricket team Tuesday after the former champions were dumped out of…

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New budget puts taxes on country’s elite, gives relief to poor

Finance minister says fiscal deficit to reach 7.2pc from 6.6pc if govt continues on present economic trajectory Rs6-7bn subsidy announced…

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#JusticeforAmalUmer: Mahira, Mawra, others express grief over Amal Umer’s death

The nation was shaken as the untimely and tragic death of a 10-year-old Amal Umer surfaced on the media. Amal…

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Russia says a military aircraft vanishes near Syria during Israeli, French strikes

MOSCOW: Russia’s defence ministry said early on Tuesday that one if its military aircraft with 14 people on board disappeared…

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Remembering Ustad Amanat Ali on his death anniversary with his best ghazals

Ustad Amanat Ali Khan is considered to be one of the best classical and ghazal singers of sub-continent. Born in…

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Visible signs Afghan conflict may be resolved through negotiations, says Dr Maleeha Lodhi

NEW YORK: Pakistan's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Dr Maleeha Lodhi has said that a negotiated end…

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KP health officials worried about missing family planning target: report

Despite population growing at a ratio of 2.41 per cent, low spending on family planning and reproductive health along with…

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NA unanimously approves formation of committee to probe poll rigging charges

Committee to have equal govt, opp representation  FM says transparent elections essential for democracy ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Tuesday approved…

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Three students, teacher die of electrocution in Mansehra

MANSEHRA: A teacher and three students were electrocuted to death on Tuesday when an iron pipe came into contact with…

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A bad start

Government and opposition must find middle ground The new National Assembly began its five year  tenure  on  an  inauspicious note.…

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