Pak Army Chief Bajwa term extended for another three years

Islamabad: Pakistan Army Chief, Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa’s term has been extended by three years citing the “regional security environment”. Bajwa’s continuation in office was seen as a foregone conclusion Even before the official announcement, Bajwa’s continuation in office was seen as a foregone conclusion as in Pakistan, More...

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By Agencies On Monday, August 19th, 2019
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Zakir Naik in soup over racial speeches in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, who was granted permanent residency in Malaysia after he fled India on being charged with giving inflammatory speeches, has been barred from holding religious More...

By Agencies On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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Imran Khan questions world’s ‘silence’ on Kashmir

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday questioned the international community’s “silence” on the Kashmir situation and warned that “if ethnic cleansing of Muslims takes More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
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Trump threatens to pull US out of WTO

Washington: US President Donald Trump has threatened to pull Washington out of the World Trade Organization (WTO) following “years of mistreatment” at the hands of the organization. He has also repeatedly More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019
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Angry Pakistani accosts Maleeha Lodhi, asks what govt has done

New York: Pakistan’s envoy to the UN, Maleeha Lodhi, had to leave an event in a hurry when a Pakistani loudly berated her, demanding to know what the government has done for the past 15 years and accused them More...

By Agencies On Saturday, August 10th, 2019
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US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein ‘found dead’ in jail

New York: US billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was facing charges of sexually exploiting girls as young as 14, was found dead on Saturday in his cell at a federal prison here, media reports said. Some US More...

By Agencies On Saturday, August 10th, 2019
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North Korea fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles: Seoul

Seoul: North Korea again fired two more projectiles believed to be short-range ballistic missiles into the East Sea on Saturday, South Korea’s military said, the latest in a series of saber-rattling moves More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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Pak medics with MS, MD degrees sacked in Saudi

Islamabad: Saudi Arabia and along with other Arab countries have rejected the century-old postgraduate degree programme of Pakistan – MS (Master of Surgery) and MD (Doctor of Medicine) – removing it More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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Article 370 revocation: Imran Khan warns of another Pulwama

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has reacted sharply to the Monday’s developments in Jammu and Kashmir insisting that with an approach like this, “incidents like Pulwama are bound to happen More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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If US wants talks, it must lift sanctions: Iran President

Tehran: If Washington wants negotiations with Tehran, it must lift all the sanctions against the Islamic republic, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday. The US sanctions against Iran “violate human More...