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India clears $700 million defence purchase

NEW DELHI: India s defence ministry cleared Wednesday proposals worth nearly $700 million to buy military equipment but deferred a key multi-billion dollar decision on replacing the country s ageing air transport fleet. India, the world s largest buyer of … read more

Pakistan

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PM reached GHQ for briefing, while Anti-Terrorism National Action Plan Committee meets today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Mian Mohammed Nawaz Sharif and Federal Minister reached GHQ for further briefing over the terrorism situation in country. While, Anti-Terrorism National Action Plan Committee (ATNAPC) formed to formulate an anti-terrorism action plan will hold its first meeting … read more

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PTI, JI, PML-Q, ANP nominate members for “ATNAPC”

ISLAMABAD: The government Thursday received names of representative from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Jamat-e-Islami (JI), Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) and Awami National Party (ANP) for Anti-Terrorism National Action Plan Committee (ATNAPC). According to sources, the Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali … read more

News

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Pakistan govt decides to challenge Lakhvi’s bail in high court

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan government has decided to challenge bail of main accused in the Mumbai attacks case, Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi in the High Court. Earlier, the Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Thursday granted bail to Zakirur Rehman. The case was heard … read more

Business

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LCCI demands completion of Lyari Expressway

Sameer Nazir KARACHI: Yakoob H. Karim, President, Lasbela Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has stressed upon the authorities for completion of the second lane of Lyari Expressway in shortest possible time, as it has taken a long time since … read more

Sports

Younis Khan

Younis becomes oldest Pakistani to score a century in ODI

ISLAMABAD: Although Younis Khan s hundred in the third ODI against New Zealand at Abu Dhabi went in vain he did create a record on the way becoming the oldest Pakistani batsman to score a one day hundred. Younis Khan … read more

Sci & Tech

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NASA’s Curiosity rover finds that Mars may harbour life

Washington: NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has found carbon-containing compounds in samples drilled out of an ancient rock, the first definitive detection of organics on the surface of Earth’s neighbor planet, scientists said on Tuesday. The rover also found spurts of … read more

Health

desserts

How many calories do your favourite ice creams and pastries have?

Among the various desserts available, pastries and ice creams are favorites. Catching up nowadays are doughnuts, smoothies and cupcakes. Here’s a list of their calorie count so you not only satisfy your sweet tooth but also eat healthy. You may … read more

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Lit rally protest

Several Organizations takes out lit rally and protests over Peshawar incident

The SSGC, NTUF, Khaksar Tehreek and others different pogrammes for offering ‘fateha’ for the departed souls of martyred children and staff members of Army Public School, Peshawar. read more