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#MeToo trailblazer Rose McGowan endorses Meesha Shafi, calls her a ‘heroine’

By: | Muhammad Ali Azlan |   Pakistan's biggest anti-harassment campaign turns into a cry for meTOO which has now gone global. Web Desk: Veteran hollywood actress and one of the trailblazers of the global meToo campaign, Rose Mcgowan endorsed Pakistani actor/musician Meesha Shafi on her recent expose with regards to sexual harassment against Pakistan's pop music Icon and beloved...

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#MeToo trailblazer Rose McGowan endorses Meesha Shafi, calls her a ‘heroine’

By: | Muhammad Ali Azlan |   Pakistan's biggest anti-harassment campaign turns into a cry for meTOO which has now gone global. Web Desk: Veteran hollywood actress and one of the trailblazers of the global meToo campaign, Rose Mcgowan endorsed Pakistani actor/musician Meesha Shafi on her recent expose with regards to sexual harassment against Pakistan's pop music Icon and beloved...

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Pakistan set to achieve higher GDP growth: Miftah

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs Miftah Ismail had told the IMF and World Bank that Pakistan was set to achieve high GDP growth rate during current year again and was hoping to maintain this momentum in the coming years due to robust performance of the real sector of the economy. Miftah Ismail along with...

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Amir Khan to make a comeback in UK against Canada’s Phil Lo Greco

Web Desk: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan returns to the ring tonight to take on Canada's Phil Lo Greco, for his first fight in the UK in five years. The victory could line up a big domestic battle with Brook. The 31-year-old added: "Fighters like Joshua out there give you that inspiration to come out and do well and sell out...

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Imran Khan flies off to London

Web Desk: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan left on Saturday for London on a four-day visit. During his trip, the PTI chief will attend a fundraising event in Manchester, meet party officials of London chapter and also spend some time with his children. The PTI chief will also address the members of the British Parliament in the ceremony. Imran will also...

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Fawad is a good player but he ‘did not play’ a Test from 2009: Sarfraz Ahmed

LAHORE: Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed on Monday responding to the questions of Fawad Alam's exclusion has said that Fawad is a good player but he hasn't played a Test match since 2009. "Doors are not closed for Fawad as he[Fawad] was not picked for this tour only," he said while addressing media in Lahore. Skipper said that young players are getting...

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CJP Nisar explains Nawaz Sharif’s ‘respect the vote’ campaign

LAHORE: The essence of “respect the vote” slogan lies in serving the masses and providing them with basic rights, said CJP Saqib Nisar on Saturday addressing an event in Lahore. The CJ implored, what is wrong with judiciary providing basic rights to the people. Formulating laws is the responsibility of the legislature, no current laws in line with modern day...

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Dance music superstar Avicii dead at 28

Avicii, one of the world's most successful DJs who helped usher in the global boom in electronic music but struggled to cope with the hard-partying lifestyle, died Friday in Oman, his representative said. He was 28. Two years after his unusually early retirement from touring amid recurring health scares, the Swedish DJ was found dead in the Gulf sultanate's capital...

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No existence of judicial martial law in Constitution: CJP

LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday once again dispelled the impression of 'judicial martial law', observing there is no existence of it in the constitution. Addressing an event in Lahore the CJP observed that he will step down if democracy ceases to exist in Pakistan. 'Those People who are talking about imposing 'Judicial Martial law' in...

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Nation observes 80th death anniversary of Allama Iqbal

Web Desk: The 80th death anniversary of national poet and philosopher Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal is being observed on Saturday (April 21). Born in Sialkot, the Shair-e-Mashriq is considered to be one of the most important figures in South Asian literature, with works in both Urdu and Persian Allama Iqbal through his revolutionary thinking had given the Muslims of the...

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CJP takes notice of abroad appointment of Shehbaz’s former secretary

LAHORE: The Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Satutday took suo motu notice of former principal secretary to the Punjab chief minister Dr Tauqir Shah’s World Trade Organization appointment. The CJP has summoned Dr Tauqir Shah on next hearing. As the hearing went underway CJP asked Punjab health minister Khuwaja Salman why his face colors have faded over the...

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North Korea’s Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests

SEOUL: North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un announced Friday night his country will carry out no more nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missile tests and will shut down its atomic test site, the North's state media reported Saturday. The declaration, long sought by the US, will be seen as a crucial step in the fast diplomatic dance on and around the...

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Naqeebullah murder: Rao Anwar sent to jail on judicial remand till May 2

KARACHI: The anti-terrorism court on Saturday sent suspended SSP Rao Anwar to jail till May 2 in the Naqeebullah Mehsud murder case, NewsOne reported. Anwar was produced before the ATC in Karachi after his month-long physical remand expired. Strict security arrangements were made additional contingent was deployed outside the court. The family of the victim and members of jirga have were...

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Natalie Portman takes a stand against Israeli atrocities in Gaza despite Jewish ethnicity

After the Oscar-winning actress and one of the most committed daughters of Israel refused to fetch the “Jewish Nobel Prize,” worth $2 million in Israel, due to her distress over the “recent events”, local MP demands more distress for her. Major storm on Twitter follows her decision. MP Oren Hazan, representing the center-right Likud party in the Knesset, demanded that...

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Google launches Chat app to rival iMessage and WhatsApp

Web Desk: Google is to bring Apple iMessage rival to market with the launch of its ‘Chat’ app, that will be based on the Rich Communication Services (RCS) standard. And it seems that Google is also ‘pausing’ its investment in its artificial intelligence powered chat app called Allo, which was launched on Android and iOS smartphones back in September 2016....

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‘Assets Beyond Means’, ‘Abuse of Power’, NAB to Investigate Musharraf

The National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) executive board decided on Friday to investigate allegations against former president Pervez Musharraf for "holding assets beyond means", NewsOne reported. NAB executive board will also investigate the retired general for "wrongful use of power." The NAB chairman, retired Justice Javed Iqbal, also ordered investigations against various current and former officials, including Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) leader Chaudhry...

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Sheikh Rasheed to contest general elections 2018 with PTI

Rahim Yar Khan: Awami Muslim League (AML) chairman president Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Friday has announced to contest next general elections with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf chairman (PTI) Imran Khan. "AML will support PTI in next general elections," said Rasheed while addressing media in Rahim Yar Khan. AML chief also supports the demand of south Punjab province, adding ruling part did nothing for...

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