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Seven people killed in violence in India´s northeast

New Delhi: Hundreds of protesters clashed with police in India´s restive northeast over a controversial tribal rights laws, leaving at least seven people dead, a senior official said Tuesday. Violence erupted in Manipur state´s Churachandpur district late Monday hours after … read more

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Three terrorists killed in Lahore encounter

LAHORE: At least three terrorist were killed during police in encounter in Batarpur area on Tuesday. As pr details, the Sub-Inspector Mqsood Hayat was also wounded in an encounter. According to the police, suicide jakets and four hand grandes were … read more

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Ex-PM Yousuf Raza Gilani granted protective bail for 7 days

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday has granted ex-Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani a protective bail for one week in 9 corruption related cases. According to the details, the petition was heard by Justice Noor-ul-Haq Qureshi, the court has … read more

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CM Sindh meets corps commander, Bilawal in Karachi

KARACHI: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Tuesday held separate meetings with Corps Commander Karachi Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar and PPP patron-in-chief Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari in which overall political and law and order situation of the province among other … read more

Business

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Petrol shortage in several parts of Pakistan

KARACHI: A strike called by the Oil Tanker Owner’s Association has caused a severe shortage of petrol in Karachi, Quetta and several parts of the country. The shortage comes as the government notified a decrease of Rs 3 per litre … read more

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Bangladesh declines PCB’s offer of touring UAE

DHAKA: Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday turned down Pakistan’s proposition of playing two Tests, three One Days and a Twenty20 (T20) game in United Arab Emirates. Pakistan had invited Bangladesh to play in the UAE if India does not … read more

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First orbit raising operation of GSAT-6 completes successfully

Bengaluru: After successful launch of GSAT-6, the country’s latest communication satellite into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit, Indian Space Research Organisation Saturday said it has performed the first orbit raising of the satellite. “First orbit raising operation of GSAT-6 was successfully … read more

Health

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45pc of Pakistani made medicines spurious’, says US report

KARACHI: A report carried by a US media outlet has made shocking disclosure that 45 percent medicines available to the consumers in Pakistan are not just spurious but contain ingredients that can pose serious threat to people’s health. The report … read more