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Syria´s Assad forms government, 11 new ministers

DAMASCUS: Syria´s President Bashar al-Assad formed a new government on Wednesday, two months after his reelection, leaving key ministries untouched as a brutal war continues to ravage his country. The new line-up includes 11 new ministers, but leaves Prime Minister … read more

Pakistan

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Tahirul Qadri announces Day of Revolution

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Dr. Tahirul Qadri announced in a late night address at midnight that talks with the government have failed. He announced that the doors of negotiation have now closed and that government negotiators need not return, … read more

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Political leadership to follow vision of Allama Mashriqi to save motherland: Al-Mashriqi Conference

M. Sameer Nazir KARACHI/LAHORE: Speakers at Allama Mashriqi conference in Karachi and Lahore has expressed that political immaturity in Pakistan since its inception leads to uncertainty and numerous challenges, all political leaders must shun their differences and unite at APC. … read more

News

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PM discusses political situation with leaders of various opposition parties

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a consultative meeting with the leaders of various opposition parties in the Parliament House Islamabad on Wednesday. They discussed overall political situation of the country besides ongoing sit-ins in Islamabad. The leaders called on … read more

Business

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Oil rises before US crude inventories report

LONDON: Global oil prices climbed on Wednesday as dealers awaited the latest US stockpiles report for clues about demand in the world´s top crude consumer. Brent North Sea crude for October added 10 cents to $102.60 per barrel in late … read more

Sports

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India beat England by 133 runs to win 2nd ODI

CARDIFF: India thrashed England by 133 runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method to win the second one-day international at Cardiff on Wednesday. World champions India, after losing the toss, made 304 for six in their 50 overs with Suresh Raina scoring … read more

Sci & Tech

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Strong laser pulses convert glass into metal

London: In what could change the future of electronics, scientists have been able to make the properties of glass behave like a metal using ultra-short laser pulses. This change of material properties can be used to develop ultra-fast light based … read more

Health

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Ebola outbreak 2014: What can we learn from 14th century Venice plague to mitigate the disease

London: Researchers suggest methods used by the Venice city, to deal with a plague outbreak in the 14th century, could hold lessons in dealing with today’s Ebola outbreak that started in South Africa, Venice was the hub of many trade … read more

Blogs/Opn

History of the Khaksar Movemnet

Research & Review: “History of Khaksar Movement in India”

Thoroughly research and written by Prof. Amalendu De FORMATIVE PERIOD 1. EARLY CAREER Inayatullah Khan, the founder of the Khaksar Movement in India, was born in an aristocratic Pathan family at Amritsar on 25 August, 1888. For several generations, this … read more