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NAB decides to approach Interpol for Ishaq Dar’s extradition

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday has decided to contact Interpol to bring former finance minister Ishaq Dar back to Pakistan, according to a notification issued by the accountability department. The decision was taken during NAB’s Executive Committee meeting headed by NAB Chairman Javed Iqbal. "Ishaq Dar is not suffering from any such ailment that cannot be treated...

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Brazil striker Robinho handed nine-year term for rape

ROME, Italy: Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho was sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy on...

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Suicide bomber kills 8 in eastern Afghanistan

A suicide bomber struck in a crowd of people in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar on Thursday killing at...

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Grief, anger as relatives learn of Argentine submarine blast

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina: Relatives of the 44 crewmembers aboard Argentina´s missing submarine erupted in a welter of anger and...

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OPEC agenda points to short meeting to set oil policy

LONDON: A draft agenda for OPEC’s meeting on Nov. 30 in Vienna pencils in three hours for the group’s oil...

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Facebook working on a new shortcut to tag friends in comments

A hidden feature in Facebook suggests the social networking site is experimenting with a new way to tag friends in...

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CM Punjab suspends four policemen in old couple torture case

LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif dismissed four policemen for torturing an elderly couple in Multan. An elderly couple that...

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Virat Kohli terms BCCI as ‘poor planners’

New Delhi: Skipper Virat Kohli has slammed his own board, the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI), over poor...

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Palestine overtake Israel in FIFA rankings for the first time

Palestine's football team achieved its highest ranking in history on Thursday, rising above Israel in the FIFA world rankings for...

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Three Muslim clerics beaten up for ‘covering their heads’ in India

New Delhi: Three Muslims clerics were attacked with sharp objects in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh (UP) by unknown assailants,...

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Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to start Rohingya return in two months

YANGON: Bangladesh and Myanmar will start repatriating refugees in two months, Dhaka said Thursday, as global pressure mounts over a...

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Ahsan Iqbal: will not accept ‘unlawful’ demands of Islamabad protesters

ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has categorically ruled out accepting any unlawful demand of a religious group that has...

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SC directed NAB to present report on action taken against 436 Pakistanis named in Panama Papers

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday sent notices to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and the federal government seeking reports...

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Bilawal, Zardari refuses to meet PM Abbasi

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People'e Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and his father Asif ali Zardari who enjoys the Co- Chairmanship of...

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