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NAB summons Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday

KARACHI: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday summoned Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah for questioning, said the sources. Sources indicated that the Sindh CM was ordered to appear before the anti-graft body on Tuesday morning. This is a developing story and will be updated accordingly.

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Trump cancelled planned Taliban peace talks over Kabul attack

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said Saturday he had called off a secret summit with the Taliban and Afghanistan's leader, abruptly slamming the door on a year of diplomacy to end America´s longest war. In a Saturday evening bombshell, Trump said that he had planned unprecedented, albeit separate, talks with the two sides Sunday in Camp David, the presidential retreat...

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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi calls on PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday. Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Luo Zhaohui, China's Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing and senior Chinese officials were also present at the meeting in Islamabad. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Minister for Planning Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar and senior officials were also in attendance. The...

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Amir Masih death: post-mortem report reveals signs of torture

LAHORE: The post-mortem report of Amir Masih, a young man who was arrested over charges of street crimes, revealed he was tortured to death by Lahore police. On September 3, a man identified as Masih was killed. Masih’s family had alleged, he had been killed in police custody and demanded an inquiry into his death be initiated. In closed-circuit television...

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Security tightened for Muharram processions in Karachi

KARACHI: The provincial government has announced a ban on pillion riding across Sindh, including Karachi, on the 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram. There will be a ban on pillion riding from the night of the 8th of Muharram until Ashura in order to maintain law and order and avoid any untoward incident. The Sindh government has also requested the ministry...

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Multi-Talented: Safdar Kaleem continuing trends of reciting Nauha on rare topics

BY: Syed Tazmeen Javed Noha--- Elegy has a history of beyond 1400 years, dating back to the time of Prophet Nooh (AS) who was named "nooh" because he cried over the ill-fated nation that did not hear to his commandments. Therefore this is derived from Nooh in Urdu language. However, in Arabic, it is known as latmiyas recited over Imam...

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Indian media, govt preparing grounds for false flag operation: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Saturday said the Indian media and army are preparing grounds for a false flag operation and rejected reports of two Pakistanis crossing the Line of Control (LoC). In a press release, the military’s media wing said, “On August 21, 2019, two local farmers of AJK Muhammad Nazeem s/o Arif Hussain, 21 yrs old...

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Indian president request rejected by Pakistan to fly over its airspace

Pakistan on Saturday afternoon rejected a request made by Indian authorities to let the airplane of Indian President Ram Nath Kovind fly over Pakistani airspace for a visit to Iceland. Pakistan rejected the request based on the alarming human rights situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK), said Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi. Prime Minister Imran Khan had approved of the decision...

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India loses contact with moon lander in huge setback for space program

BANGALORE: India´s space program suffered a huge setback Saturday after it lost contact with an unmanned spacecraft moments before it was due to make a historic soft landing on the Moon. Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought to comfort glum scientists and a stunned nation from the lunar program´s command centre in Banglalore, saying India was "proud" and clasping the visibly...

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Abdul Qadir, former Test cricketer and spin legend, passes away at 63

LAHORE: Former Pakistan cricketer and spin legend Abdul Qadir Khan passed away in Lahore on Friday, cricketer Kamran Akmal confirmed. Akmal, whose brother is married to Qadir's daughter, said the legendary cricketer passed away due to cardiac arrest. The 63-year-old was born in Lahore in 1955. He was regarded as one of the best leg-spinners of his time, taking 236...

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Judge video scandal: Local court sets three accused free

A judicial magistrate on Saturday set free three suspects from the Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) custody after a report from the agency showed that no evidence was found against them in connection with an investigation into a video leak scandal involving former accountability court judge Arshad Malik. During today's hearing, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) cleared the names of the...

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Zimbabwe ex-President Robert Mugabe dies aged 95

HARARE: Robert Mugabe, who led Zimbabwe with an iron fist from 1980 to 2017, has died aged 95, the country´s president announced Friday. First heralded as a liberator who rid the former British colony of Rhodesia of white minority rule, Mugabe used repression and fear to hold on to power in Zimbabwe until he was finally ousted by his previously...

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Nation celebrates 54th anniversary of Defence day

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan is observing Defence and Martyrs Day in solidarity with the people of Indian occupied Kashmir today. Legislators, senior officials of the government, armed forces, police and other departments, as well as notables from different walks of life will pay tribute to the martyrs of the nation today. Special prayers would be offered at the Friday congregations for security...

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Pakistan to never leave Kashmiri brothers: COAS message on Defence Day

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said Pakistan will never leave its Kashmiri brethren and their cause alone and will keep fighting for them. Addressing a ceremony at the General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi, COAS Bajwa said Pakistan will keep fighting for the cause of Kashmiris till the last bullet and soldier. “Kashmir is...

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PM Khan apprises Oman’s parliamentary delegation of Kashmiris’ plight

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan met with a parliamentary delegation of Oman at the Prime Minister Office on Thursday. Chairman Majles Al’Shura Sheikh Khalid Bin Hilal Al Maawalia led the delegation comprosing of  Mohammed Ali Amer Baqi, Mohameed Khamis Abdullah Al Badi, Mohameed Ramadhan Qasim Al Balushi, Yoonis Yaqoob Issa Al Siyabi, Murad Ali Yousaf, Salim Hamad Saed Al Mufarraji...

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Amnesty International India launches #LetKashmirSpeak campaign aiming to end blackout

BANGALORE: Global rights group Amnesty International on Thursday launched an urgent global campaign to end the communications blackout imposed on Indian occupied Kashmir by the government of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The #LetKashmirSpeak campaign aimed to emphasise the human cost of the draconian communication blackout in occupied Kashmir that was termed as an outright assault on the civil liberties...

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Three men sentenced to life in prison in 2012 Kohistan video scandal case

A local court has sentenced three people to life imprisonment in the 2012 Kohistan ‘ honour’ killing scandal. The order was passed on Thursday afternoon by a district and session court in Besham, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, sentencing three people in connection to the 2012 murders, and acquitting five. In 2012, a wedding video surfaced from a rural village in Kohistan, Kyber...

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