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Maryam Nawaz, Sanaullah tasked to lead upcoming elections drive in Punjab

LONDON: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leaders Maryam Nawaz and Rana Sanaullah have been tasked with leading rallies and meetings ahead of upcoming general election in Punjab. A...

FM Bilawal discusses political, global situation with Turkiye counterpart

TASHKENT: Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto met his Turkish counterpart Mevult Cavusoglu in Tashkent, capital of Uzbekistan. Foreign Minister met Cavusoglu during participation...

Indian Varsity warns students against screening BBC documentary on Modi

NEW DELHI: A top Indian university has warned its students’ union of strict disciplinary action if it goes ahead with planned screening of BBC documentary on Prime Minis...

Holy Quran desecration: Sweden PM terms act as ‘deeply disrespectful’

Stockholm: Sweden's Prime Minister condemned as "Deeply disrespectful" weekend burning of Quran in Stockholm, which has raised tensions with Turkey as Nordic country courts An...

BJP lawmaker ‘wrestlers body chief’ Bhushan accused of sexual harassment

NEW DELHI: Top Indian wrestlers organise sit-in protest against several coaches and sport’s chief, who is also BJP parliamentarian. Olympic medal-winning Indian wrestler...

Ukraine's interior minister dies in helicopter crash

BROVARY: Eighteen people including Ukraine's interior minister, other senior ministry officials and three children were killed yesterday morning when helicopter crashed near n...

Copter Crash: 16 dead including Ukraine interior minister

Ukraine’s interior minister was among 16 people, including two children, who were killed when a helicopter crashed near a kindergarten outside the capital Kyiv, official...

FM Bilawal, Chinese vice premier agree to enhance economic ties

Switzerland: Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari held meeting with Chinese’ Vice Premier Liu He at World Economic Forum in Switzerland. According to details, FM Bila...

Taliban leader praises Elon Musk for making Twitter great again

Kabul: Head of Taliban’s department for “Access to information”, Hedayatullah Hedayat and its top media watchdog, Abdul Haq Hammad, each had blue ticks on th...

China’s population shrinks for first time in over 60 years

BEIJING: China’s population shrank last year for first time in more than six decades, official data showed Tuesday, as world’s most populous country faces looming...

Jemima's fundraiser: Over £150k raised for flood affectees in Pakistan

London: English screenwriter and film producer Jemima Goldsmith announced on Thursday that £150k was raised for flood relief in Pakistan at a charity dinner at Benares R...

OIC plans to send delegation to Afghanistan

ANKARA: Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) plans to send delegation to Afghanistan for talks with Taliban-led government on women’s rights to education and employ...

Ambassador Haque hails China’s efforts against virus

BEIJING: China’s battle against Covid-19 has truly been peoples’ fight with country overcoming challenges due to whole government and whole-of-nation approach, sai...

China pledges $100m additional aid to flood-hit Pakistan

BEIJING: China is pledging an additional $ 100 million to continue supporting Pakistan’s recovery efforts from devastating 2022 floods, announced Luo Zhaohui Chairman of...

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‘MQM property battle concludes, verdict awaited’

LONDON: Trial pivoted on ownership of multiple north London properties concluded, marking end of series of hearings which saw Muttahida Qaumi Movement-London supremo Altaf Hus...

Parvez Elahi apologises to Fawad’s brother over diatribe

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid and former Punjab Chief Minister Chaudhry Parvez Elahi apologised to family of PTI leader Fawad Chaudhry for his hurtful statement over hi...

IK’s arrest not on cards but statements may land him in jail: Sanaullah

London: Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah said that although Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s arrest is not on cards, his statements are forcing him to thin...

Court approves 14-day judicial remand of PTI leader Fawad Ch

ISLAMABAD: A District and Sessions Court rejecting plea for 7-day extension in physical remand sent Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Fawad Chaudry to Adiala Jail on 14-day judi...
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