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Saturday, Oct 13

01

Imran approves welfare package for expatriates

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... * PM seeks plan to remove hindrances in sending of remittances through e-solutions * Special courts to be set up to retrieve properties of overseas Pakistanis under illegal occupation * Biometric verification charges for workers going…

Tuesday, Oct 2

02

Afghan scholars ask Sami to broker Kabul-Taliban talks

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ISLAMABAD: Afghan religious scholars and members of the peace council on Monday concluded their five-day visit to Islamabad, seeking mediation of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-S) chief Maulana Samiul Haq between the Taliban and the Afghan…

Friday, Sep 21

12

US-Iran showdown?

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Donald Trump has reportedly had second thoughts about putting Tehran under the spotlight at the UN next week. The American president had been expected to hold a special Security Council meeting — in his capacity as its current chair — on…

Thursday, Sep 20

13

Mourinho upbeat as Pogba points way for Man Utd in Europe

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With Paul Pogba putting his stamp on games and Jose Mourinho in an upbeat mood, the atmosphere around Manchester United is markedly more relaxed than it was just a few weeks ago. United's 3-0 win over Young Boys in the Champions League in…

Wednesday, Sep 19

23

Australia's economic growth at risk as US-China trade war escalates

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Australia's economic growth could suffer a serious setback as the country's exporters risk being caught up in the mounting trade war between the United States and China. As Beijing retaliated with tariffs on $60bn of US goods following the…

08

PM Imran in Saudi Arabia on maiden foreign visit

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The two-day trip began exactly one month after Khan assumed office, with Pakistan possibly seeking billions of dollars in assistance from allies as it seeks to avert a balance-of-payments crisis. AFP. September 19, 2018. RIYADH: Pakistan…

Sunday, Sep 16

04

Next financial crisis 'has begun and will be worse than 2008 crash,' economists warn

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The beginnings of another financial crisis are already in motion – and it will be worse than the global meltdown of 2008. That's the opinion of one of the select band of economists who predicted the 2008 economic collapse, which started…

Sunday, Sep 9

07

Young blood can counter age-related diseases, study claims

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Blood taken from a young person could counter age-related diseases and can help in maintaining long-lasting health in elderly individuals, scientists claim. The claims were made in a study published in the Nature journal, which added that…

03

Federal cabinet gets four more members

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Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided to expand the federal cabinet by inducting four new members. Omar Ayub Khan, Ali Zaidi, Mian Muhammad Soomro and Murad Saeed have been inducted as ministers in the federal cabinet, a statement issued…

Monday, Sep 3

22

Swedes enjoy world-class healthcare — when they get it

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Asia Nader didn’t know whether to worry more about being diagnosed with a hole in her heart at the age of 21, or having to wait a year for Swedish doctors to fix it. “I completely fell apart ...

Sunday, Sep 2

The US-Turkey tussle

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In recent times, Turkey and the U.S have pursued divergent geo-political interests, which, at one time, even brought them on the verge of direct military clashes in northern Syria. Sajid Aziz. September 3, 2018. Recent months have…

01

Memon sent to prison as liquor found from hospital room during CJP’s raid

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Former Sindh information minister and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Sharjeel Inam Memon was shifted back to Karachi Central Jail on Saturday after Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar found ...

At Gaza protests, medical workers face great danger

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Each Friday, volunteer medic Asmaa Qudih goes through a tense ritual: She prays, kisses her mother’s hand and packs a bag with medical supplies as she heads off to work at the weekly mass ...

Saturday, Sep 1

23

US fund managers trim bank stocks on profit worries

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US-based mutual fund managers worried about the outlook for bank earnings have been trimming financial stocks from their portfolios, although some value-oriented portfolio managers and analysts ...

22

Is Afghanistan destined to instability?

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A few days ago, Lt Gen (Retired) Talat Masood writing for another daily outlined the challenges in the formulation of Pakistan’s foreign policy. A very well informed and reasonably argued ...

De-regulated Telecom sector: dream and reality

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Telecom deregulation in Pakistan is narrated as a success story without gauging regulatory governance potential as per international practices. Narrow scope of the deregulation policy and the ...

PTI’s dynamics in the new government

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The highly competitive environment of politics has exhibited a major power shift, as Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has emerged as the leading political party. Imran Khan has struggled for over 22 ...

01

Yemen rebel threats to Dubai show danger looms

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A false claim by Yemen’s Houthi rebels of an attack on the world’s busiest airport for international travel this week may have been quickly disproven by authorities in Dubai. That doesn’t ...

Friday, Aug 31

22

Victory, the only option — Part-I

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July 2018, the general elections in Pakistan had brought a peaceful and pleasant transition to its political landscape. Imran Khan has emerged victorious, winning the position of the Prime ...

Thursday, Aug 30

16

Enforced disappearances: how the state of Pakistan has failed

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On the eve of International Day for the Victims of Enforced Disappearances 2018, there is very little — if anything — that the government of Pakistan could offer to the people of Pakistan as ...

Sunday, Jul 29

23

Cantt General Hospital suspends doctors for holding press conference against harassment

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The Cantt General Hospital administration has suspended two of its doctors for holding a press conference against the harassment of Cantonment Board officers. The female doctors, accompanied by male c...

Friday, Jul 20

01

Higgs Boson therapy

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The amphitheatres of Medical-Physics, Nuclear Medicine and Bio-medical Engineering have engendered preternatural verdure and irrepressible joie de vivre to the ephemeral lives of the downtrodden human...

Sunday, Jul 15

00

'Even minor distress puts you at risk of chronic disease'

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Dealing with anxiety, depression, and stress at intense levels for a long time can impact our long-term physical health. But what if we are exposed to low levels of psychological distress? Does it still jeopardize our well-being? According…

Sunday, Jul 8

23

What makes a leader?

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For free and fair elections, the electorate has to refuse to be manipulated. The major consideration should be the performance of the electables. The achievers need to be voted into political power to ...

Wednesday, Jul 4

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Shah Abdul Latif University honours retired professors

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KHAIRPUR: The Shah Abdul Latif University (SALU) on Wednesday held a ceremony to distribute cheques to pensioners. Reportedly, the SALU Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof Dr Parveen Shah was the chief guest on ...

Friday, Jun 15

22

The Gilgit-Baltistan question — a historical analysis

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The recent crisis in Gilgit-Baltistan, which has intensified further, after the attempted forceful imposition of the Governance Order of Gilgit-Baltistan 2018, have born another movement led by opposition benches of the legislative…

Sunday, Jun 10

23

PTI and education: an appraisal

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As Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) completes its term, now is the time to analyze and evaluate its performance in the education sector, often claimed to be the foremost priority by the PTI-led KP…

Saturday, Jun 9

07

A bolt from the blue

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The two telephone calls made in quick succession by senior US administration members to the Pakistani Prime Minister and the Chief of Army Staff have sent the pundits scurrying for reasons – both within the plausible and the implausible…

Saturday, Jun 2

23

Why do we need a caretaker government?

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After much deliberations and prudence, Pakistan has started finalising its caretaker cabinets of both centre and provincial governments. It is a rare and unparalleled mechanism which exists only in Pakistan. According to this model, the…

Thursday, May 31

18

Ali Banat: the man with the Gift of Cancer

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Ali Banat (born February 16, 1982), an Australian based charity worker, social activist, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and founder of the MATW (Muslims Around The World) Project passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2018. Just like me, you might…