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F*** the Pakistani’s, says White House Adviser Richard Clarke

Web Desk: Former White House Adviser Richard Clarke who served under Ronald Reagan, Bush Senior, Bill Clinton and Bush Junior administrations was caught swearing in a tv show when Pakistan came under discussion. The former white house adviser was in a popular TV show hosted by the controversial American comedian, political commentator and television host, Bill Maher. Talking on a bevy of...

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3rd November 2007 Emergency: 10 years in the making, Democracy ‘then &now’

By: |Syed Tazmeen Javed| 3rd November 2007 was the day what many termed as an act of treachery, face saving more precise unconstitutional. A decade ago the then President General(R) Pervez Musharraf imposed emergency, suspended the constitution and barred judges who did not comply to his extra constitutional act were put in house arrest Not only that, Media went off...

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Bin Laden Journal reveals his interest in Arab spring in spreading Al-Qaeda ideology

A journal made public by the CIA and apparently handwritten by one of Osama bin Laden's daughters reveals his deep interest in the 2011 Arab Spring revolutions unfolding in the months before he was killed in a US raid. He talks about Libya becoming a pathway for jihadis to Europe, of his visit as a youth to William Shakespeare's home...

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Today marks Badsha’s 52nd Birthday-HBD Shahrukh Khan!

On November 2nd Everyone’s favourite bollywood hero was born.  Shahrukh Khan was born in Dehli and step foot into the Film industry in 1992 with his first debut hit ‘Raju bungaya Gentleman’, he further took lead roles in a number of movies. From being a lover boy to every one’s favorite ‘Raj’ in DDLG (Dilwale Dulhaniya Lejayenge) and 'Rahul' in...

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PIA ‘Forgets’, Leaves behind 2 Coffins in New York

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has been apprehended on the basis of them leaving behind two coffins in New York City. The two coffins were supposed to be delivered to Lahore on 28th October but were unfortunately left behind at JFK airport due to PIA’s lack of attention. PIA claims that it was their last New York flight, as it just...

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No Strings Attached -Strings Says “Goodbye” To Coke Studio

Bilal Maqsood and Faisal Kapadia (Strings) recently announced in a Facebook post that they will no longer be taking part in Coke Studio. The executive producers of CS described their 4 year long journey to be a fantastic experience. They wrote, "Coke Studio Season 10 will be the last season produced by Strings. It has been a fantastic journey for...

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Akshay Kumar as the Superhero ‘That Cares About Menstrual Hygiene’-Padman

A new super hero is in town and, he’s here to break the concept of Mensrtual hygiene, tampons, pads as taboo. The martial arts expert Akshay becomes every women’s favorite superhero “Padman”. Akshay sets foot into a true story revolving around the overcoming female issues related to bearing the expenses of sanitary pads. He plays the role of a man...

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Food a ‘weapon’ in War torn Yemen: WFP

RIYADH: Beyond air raids, gun battles and port blockades, food is now a "weapon of war" in Yemen, the UN´s World Food Programme said on Sunday, as millions face impending famine. "Yemen is on the brink of famine. Cholera is compounding a dramatic food crisis. Food is being used as a weapon of war," WFP assistant executive director Elisabeth Rasmussen...

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Muniba Mazari – Frida Kahlo’s Soul Lives On

Muniba Mazhari - The Iron Lady of Pakistan https://youtu.be/LIF5BnugxYM I was emotionally wrenched after listening to Muniba’s story, I managed to hold in my tears and ponder over her strength and courage on the verge of tears, I realized that the details to her story resemble one of my favourite painters: Frida Kahlo. I was astonished on how two women’s...

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Bilquis and Faisal Edhi fearful over Edhi Centre shutdown, allege land grabbing

ISLAMABAD: Sindh Home Minister Suhail Anwar Siyal on Thursday took notice of the Edhi Foundation Thatta centre being shut down over a property dispute. He directed the Sindh home secretary to call for a report from Inspector General of Police (IGP) A.D. Khwaja seeking an explanation as to why the centre has been sealed with the help of Thatta police....

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Investigative Journalist Ahmed Noorani attacked in Islamabad

In a country where every one claims to be a protector, flag bearer for freedom of expression, brutal attacks on Journalists speaks otherwise. Ahmed Noorani, who is famously known for his investigative stories for 'The News" daily Publication was attacked by unidentified attackers at Islamabad, near Zero Pint Area. The attacker assaulted Noorani and his driver with knives, causing him...

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72 years of United Nations

The United Nations feeds 80 million people, vaccinates 45 percent of the worlds children, protects 65 million people forced to flee, tackles climate change, keeps peace with 117, 000 peacekeepers, fights poverty, promotes human rights, prevents conflict through diplomacy and works for a more peaceful world. Today, 24th is the UN Day which marks the anniversary of the entry into...

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Sweet ‘Chai’ of Mine

You’re definitely a Karachite if your banyan is drenched in sweat and your face carries a harsh expression which maybe translated to "Why me?" . After decently describing the lovable weather of Karachi,let’s take an imaginary ride to a concrete island we like to call Saddar. The busy streets with donkeys parked at regular intervals, the sounds of verbal abuse...

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The Crypto Bitcoin Boom, Fact from Fiction

What is Bitcoin? It is a digital currency that is not backed up by the government. It uses peer to peer network. Bitcoin is used through digital wallets and it is not linked to any bank. Bitcoin is a risky investment, its price increases and decreases. The rising price of bitcoins is leading to a lot of questions that if...

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Trump tone ‘made me cry’: widow of dead US soldier

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump struggled to remember the name of the US soldier killed in an ambush in Niger when he called the man’s widow for condolences, the woman told ABC on Monday. "Yes, the president said that he knew what he signed up for but it hurts anyways and I was -- it made me cry because I was...

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It’s about power, not sexuality. It’s an isolating feeling: Priyanka on Weinstein Controversy

The 35 year old Bollywood and Hollywood actress who is currently busy shooting the third season of Quantico finally comes forward with her views on sexual harassment and confirms that you can find a 'Weinstein' wherever you turn your head. "There is not just 'a Harvey Weinstein' in Hollywood, there are many. It happens everywhere." Priyanka Chopra is a strong...

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Rishi Kapoor wants to act in JPNA-2 but can’t

Did you enjoy the previous cast of Jawani Phir Nai Ani Part 1? Well the good news is that Mawra Hocane will be doubling the fun. The bubbly and stylish Mawra Hocane grabs her chance in the upcoming sequel Jawani Phir nahin Ani 2 after signing on Hum TV’s upcoming Drama “Angan.” If you aren’t aware of the previous story...

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