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‘India mother of terrorism’


PAK REPRESENTATIVE TO UN ASKS WORLD TO STOP INDIA FROM LOC VIOLATIONS  UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan’s Permanent representative to the United Nations Dr Maliha Lodhi said that India is the mother of terrorism in Asia.  She was addressing at the 72nd session of the General Assembly in the United Nations (UN) …

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Per capita health spending below WHO standard

PAKISTAN ECONOMIC SURVEY REVEALS  By Staff Reporter KARACHI: “Health spending in Pakistan is slow but persistently rising. The country is spending 0.5 to 0.8 percent of its GDP on health over the last 10 years. These percentages are less than the WHO bench mark of at least 6 percent of …

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Tens of thousands flee rumbling Bali volcano


KARANGASEM, INDONESIA: More than 34,000 people have fled from a rumbling volcano on the resort island of Bali as the magnitude of tremors grows, prompting fears it could erupt for the first time in more than 50 years, an official said yesterday. Indonesia’s disaster mitigation agency said the number of …

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Shehbaz likely next PM, Dar to resign


MAJOR DECISIONS TAKEN IN HIGH LEVEL MEETING CHAIRED BY EX-PM NAWAZ IN LONDON By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Two major decisions of appointing Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif as the prime minister and that Finance Minister Ishaq Dar would resign from his post were reportedly taken in an all-important meeting in …

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Indian aggression can’t dampen our resolve: Ahsan


From Our Correspondent SIALKOT: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said that India has shown cowardice by attacking the innocent civilians living in the areas along the Working Boundary. Talking to media after inquiring about the health of those injured in Indian unprovoked firing at CMH Sialkot, he severely criticized India …

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Navy successfully fires anti-ship missile


By Staff Reporter KARACHI: The Pakistan Navy successfully test-fired an anti-ship missile from its Sea King helicopter in northern Arabian Sea yesterday. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah witnessed the missile firing demonstration, a press release issued by the navy said. The anti-ship missile fired from the Sea …

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Nasir Shah reviews security arrangements for Muharram


By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah and local government minister Jam Khan Shoro visited the different Imambargahs of the city and enquired about the command and control and security arrangements for mohrram-ul-haram. He also visited the Hussainia Irania Kharadar, Khawja Shia Ashna Ashri Jama …

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