Political polarisation

Political polarisation takes its toll on superior courts

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Courts face a battle of ideas in a political system characterized by increasing political polarization. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has preferred Lahore High Court (LHC) over Islamabad High Court for assistance in political and sensitive matters. Many petitions have been filed in the Lahore High Court against the decision of the present government. Lahore […]

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Unnamed Pakistani

Unnamed Pakistani Walks into Turkish Embassy in US, Donates $30m for quakes Victims

Unnamed Pakistani Walks into Turkish Embassy in US, Donates $30m for quakes Victims. Prime Minister Shehbaz said on Saturday that a US-based Pakistani had donated $30 million to the families of those killed and injured in the earthquakes in southern Turkey and Syria. Shahbaz tweeted: “So impressed by an Unnamed Pakistani model who walked into […]

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Imran Khan

Not responsible for resurgence of terrorism, say Imran Khan (ex-prime minister)

Imran Khan sees govt ploy to delay polls under security grab Lahore: Condemning the attack on a crowded mosque near the Peshawar police station, PTI chairman Imran Khan said on Wednesday that the government was trying to postpone elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab because of the security situation in the country. In a speech […]

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Energy Ministry

No plan to increase electricity prices: Energy Ministry

Water and Power Minister Khurram Dastgir on Sunday said the government was not considering an immediate hike in electricity prices despite the hike in petrol and diesel prices. He was speaking at a function held at the Peshawar Local Government Area to connect privately generated electricity to the Pesco system in Upper Chitral. He said […]

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Eight injured in blasts

Eight injured as blast targets Jaffar Express in Balochistan

QUETTA: On Friday, an explosion targeted the Jaffar Express, injuring at least eight passengers, two of them seriously, and derailing two bogies of the train near the Mach area of Kachhi district of Balochistan. Levies sources said on Friday. Eight injured as blast targets Jaffar Express in Balochistan: According to sources, the nature of the […]

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US renames 5 places

US renames 5 places that used racist slur for a Native woman

The U.S. Department of the Interior announced Thursday that it has changed the names of five places that previously contained racist terms about Native American women. The renamed sites are located in California, North Dakota, Tennessee and Texas, completing a year-long process to remove the historically offensive word “squaw” from geographic names across the country. […]

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Three soldiers martyred

Three soldiers martyred in exchange of fire with terrorists in Kurram

Three Pakistani soldiers were killed in a gunfight with terrorists in Aravalli district of Kurram district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Thursday, the media wing of the army said in a press release. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistani forces fought bravely and effectively repelled terrorist positions in the Arawal area of the region. […]

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Twitter Back Online After Global Outage Hits Thousands in Us

Twitter Outage Hits thousands of users globally Twitter experienced a massive outage on Wednesday, preventing tens of thousands of users around the world from using the popular social media platform or using its most important features. Downdetector, a website that tracks security breaches from a variety of sources, including user reports, found that more than […]

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Leo Messi

Argentina captain Messi reaches agreement over new PSG Deal – Balague

Lionel Messi and Paris Saint-Germain have reached an agreement in principle for a contract renewal – Gulliem Balague Argentina captain Lionel Messi has reached an “agreement in principle” to extend his contract with Paris Saint-Germain, reports BBC Sport’s Guillem Balague. The 35-year-old Messi, who led Argentina to the World Cup in Qatar, has a contract […]

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