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India demands ‘robust’ security at cricket World Cup

NEW DELHI: India on Friday demanded "robust" security for its players and fans at this year's cricket World Cup in England, but pulled back from a boycott of its match against Pakistan despite escalating tensions. Calls have been made in India for the country to pull out of their June 16 World Cup match against Pakistan to protest the attack...

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Netflix pulls the plug on Marvel’s ‘The Punisher’ and ‘Jessica Jones’

The Defenders are done! Netflix on Monday announced the cancellation of Marvel’s Jessica Jones and The Punisher, bringing an end to all five of Marvel and Netflix’s live-action TV series. According to Deadline, there will be no season three of Jon Bernthal led vigilante series The Punisher, while the completed third season of the Krysten Ritter starrer Jessica Jones will still appear on the streaming site but...

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PSP Cheif Kamal: We want Abdul Habib’s killer arrested

KARACHI: Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) chief Mustafa Kamal on Monday condemned the targeted killing of Abdul Habib, a party worker and the candidate from the Sindh Assembly's PS-122 constituency. Speaking to the media here in the city, Kamal demanded the immediate arrest of the suspects and facilitators involved in the shooting of Habib, who was also a member of the Karachi...

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FM Qureshi in a letter urges UN to intervene for de-escalation of Indo-Pak tensions

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has urged the United Nations to take notice of Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir in the aftermath of last week’s attack in Pulwama. In an interview with a private news channel, Qureshi said he has written a letter to the UN secretary general in which he has raised concerns over the "negative tactics" used...

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PSP worker shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI: Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) leader was shot dead in Karachi on Monday. According to police, the incident occurred near Sakhi Hassan roundabout when unknown armed men opened fire on a vehicle. He contested the general elections for the PS-122 seat. He received 1,978 votes. PSP leader Asif Hasnain said Indian intelligence agencies were behind the killing. Meanwhile, Chief Minister...

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Lahore Qalandars skipper Hafeez ruled out of PSL

Dubai: Lahore Qalandars has suffered a major blow as skipper Mohammad Hafeez has been ruled out of the entire Pakistan Super League due to his thumb injury. AB de Villiers will now lead the team from the Sharjah leg of the tournament. Sameen Rana, team manager and CEO of the team, said: “It’s a very disappointing news for us. AB...

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Pak-Saudi relationship starts new chapter of mutual ties: Razak Dawood

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister (PM) on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood says a new chapter has begun in bilateral relations of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. "The Saudi announcement of huge investment in various sectors of Pakistan will improve our economy" he said while addressing Pak-Saudi business conference in Islamabad. Saudi Minster for Commerce Majid Al-Qassabi said his delegation comprising representatives...

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PM Imran, COAS Bajwa see off Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman concluded his two-day visit to Pakistan and left Islamabad on Monday. Prime Minister Imran Khan, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, federal cabinet ministers and senior civil and military officials saw off Saudi Prince at Noor Khan airbase. Addressing a joint press conference, along with Prime Minister Imran Khan, at Noor...

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Facebook needs independent ethical oversight: UK lawmakers

LONDON: Facebook and other big tech companies should be subject to a compulsory code of ethics to tackle the spread of fake news, the abuse of users’ data and the bullying of smaller firms, British lawmakers said on Monday. In a damning report that singled out Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg for what it said was a failure of leadership...

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Indian broadcaster IMG Reliance pulls out of PSL

DUBAI: Indian broadcaster IMG Reliance has withdrawn from its contract to produce coverage of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) following the deadly Kashmir attack last week, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Sunday. The company was televising the Pakistan Super League, which is being played in the United Arab Emirates because of security concerns, and it was also due...

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President Alvi confers Nishan-e-Pakistan on Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman was conferred upon highest civilian award "Nishan-e-Pakistan at an impressive investiture ceremony held at the President House on Monday. Prime Minister Imran Khan, federal ministers, parliamentarians, and services chiefs were also present on the occasion. Addressing a ceremony held in honor of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman in Islamabad today, President Dr...

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Kashmiri youth, 4 Indian soldiers killed in Pulwama gunbattle: reports

One Kashmiri youth and at least four Indian soldiers were killed on Monday in a fierce gunfight in occupied Kashmir's Pulwama district, where a suicide bomber killed 41 Indian paramilitaries last week, media reports said. One soldier was also critically wounded in the shootout as troops launched a search operation in Pulwama. “Four soldiers were killed during the shootout and another one...

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PAK-KSA agree to Ministerial meetings every 6 months, KSA behind Pakistan to solve Afg crisis

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday announced Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have agreed to hold ministerial-level meetings every six months. Addressing a joint news conference along with Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir in Islamabad, Qureshi said, "Ministerial-level meetings between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia will be held every six months while working groups will meet...

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MBS orders release of 2,107 Pakistani prisoners with immediate effect

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman on Monday ordered the release of 2,107 Pakistani prisoners in Saudi Arabia with immediate effect. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry shared that the Saudi crown prince, who is on a two-day visit to Pakista, ordered the release of Pakistani prisoners on Prime Minister Imran Khan's request. "HRH Crown...

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Recently out on bail Shehbaz Sharif indicted in Ashiana Housing case with 9 others

LAHORE: An accountability court on Monday indicted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif and nine others in the Ashiana Iqbal Housing scam case. The leader of the opposition in the National Assembly and other suspects appeared before the accountability court in Lahore as Judge Syed Najamul Hassan heard the case. Judge Hassan then framed charges against Shehbaz and the nine...

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‘Universe Boss’ Gayle to retire from ODIs after World Cup

ST. JOHN´S, ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA: Veteran West Indies batsman Chris Gayle announced on Sunday that he will retire from one-day international cricket after this year´s World Cup in England and Wales. The big-hitting 39-year-old opener, who has scored 9,727 runs in 284 ODIs, is set to play his first international since last July against England on Wednesday. The self-styled ´Universe...

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Pakistan calls back high commissioner from India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday called back its high commissioner appointed in India for consultations in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack. Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal tweeted, "We have called back our high commissioner in India for consultations." "He left New Delhi this morning," Dr Faisal added. We have called back our HIgh Commissioner in India for consultations. He...

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