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 2017-12-14 01:26 

Oneindia

Why the IT raids on Bitcoin exchanges in India are crucial...

On Wednesday the Income Tax department conducted a series of raids on Bitcoin exchanges around the country. Raids were conducted at Delhi, Bengaluru......

 2017-12-14 01:20 

NDTV

India Most Essential Partner Of Japan, Says Japanese Envoy...

India is an obvious, essential, and the most reliable partner for Japan to work with and the country places it at the center of its Indo-Pacific strategy, Japanese envoy to India Kenji Hiramastsu......

 2017-12-14 01:17 

Daily Times

Govt policy on Pakistanis detained at foreign jails demanded...

LAHORE Lahore High Court Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah has directed the law officer to submit the government's policy on overseas Pakistanis detained in jails across different countries. During the hearing on Wednesday, a deputy attorney general soug...

 2017-12-14 01:16 

Daily Times

Reza Khan's abduction: LHC gives Naseerabad SHO till 19 to respond...

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has given the Naseerabad police station house officer till December 19 to respond to a petition seeking orders for the authorities concerned to track down the peace activist who is missing since the night of December 2. The o...

 2017-12-14 01:14 

Daily Times

21-year-old second lieutenant laid to rest...

LAHORE: The funeral prayer of 21-year-old Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed was offered at Ayub Stadium on Wednesday. Later, he was laid to rest at the Cavalry Ground graveyard. Moeed's body was taken to his native village in Burewala, Vehari, on Tuesday ...

 2017-12-14 01:12 

Daily Times

Safar The Journey 2017 marks three-decades of Nomad Gallery's efforts for art, culture...

LAHORE: An art exhibition to celebrate three decades of efforts by the Nomad Gallery to promote art, culture, crafts human rights and peace kicked off on Wednesday. The exhibition titled Safar The Journey 2017 features works by 45 Pakistani artists. Speak...

 2017-12-14 01:10 

Daily Times

Pakistan to get $700m under CSF...

WASHINGTON: President Donald on Tuesday signed a massive defence policy bill that he said would help America bolster its military might and modernise the services. The National Defense Authorisation Act (NDAA) calls for nearly $700 billion of military spe...

 2017-12-14 01:09 

Oneindia

Explained: Why winning Gujarat is crucial for Rahul Gandhi the politician...

The results of the Gujarat elections are keenly watched and for Congress president Rahul Gandhi it is a big deal. He took over from his mother as......

 2017-12-14 01:08 

Daily Times

Shehbaz, Istanbul mayor agree to work together on civic projects...

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday held a detailed meeting with the Mayor of Istanbul Mevlut Uysal during his visit to Turkey. Different matters of mutual interest including extension of cooperation in different sectors for bringing...

 2017-12-14 01:08 

Daily Times

131 Pakistani, 30 international authors, speakers to participate in KLF...

KARACHI: The ninth Karachi Literature Festival (KLF) will be held on February 9,10, and 11, 2018 at the Beach Luxury Hotel, Karachi. KLF brings together and celebrates Pakistani and international authors writing in diverse languages. The festival will fea...

 2017-12-14 01:07 

Daily Times

SC orders Bestway Cement to fill Katas Raj pond within a week...

ISLAMABAD: Hearing a suo motu case pertaining to deteriorated condition of Katas Raj Temple in Chakwal district, the Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Bestway Cement to refill the Katas Raj pond within a week. A three-member Supreme Court bench comp...

 2017-12-14 01:05 

Daily Times

PU student killed in hit-and-run...

LAHORE: A female student of the Punjab University was crushed to death by a bus in Muslim Town area on Wednesday. The deceased was identified as Irum Manzoor, a student of the Statistics Department. She was crossing the road when the speeding bus hit her....

 2017-12-14 01:04 

Daily Times

Around 30 hydrants operative in garb of using subsoil water, in name of RO plants...

KARACHI: Around 30 hydrants in Karachi are operative in garb of using subsoil water and running of reverse osmosis plants despite ban on such economic activity by the Supreme Court. Around five such hydrants operating in different parts of Karachi have be...

 2017-12-14 00:31 

NDTV

Pakistan Orders George Soros Foundation, Other Aid Groups To Leave: NGO...

Pakistan has ordered a host of international aid groups to wrap up their operations in 60 days, a global NGO said Wednesday, as officials tighten controls on foreign charities in the country....

 2017-12-14 00:30 

Oneindia

Gujarat elections: Congress candidate from Vagra constituency- Suleman Patel...

Congress candidate from Vagra constituency- Suleman Patel...

 2017-12-14 00:27 

Oneindia

Gujarat elections: Congress candidate from Jambusar constituency- Sanjaybhai J. Solanki...

Congress has fielded Sanjaybhai J. Solanki from Jambusar constituency...

 2017-12-14 00:25 

Oneindia

Gujarat elections: Congress candidate from Bhavnagar West constituency- Dilipsinh A. Gohil...

Congress has fielded Dilipsinh A. Gohil from Bhavnagar West constituency...

 2017-12-14 00:22 

Oneindia

Gujarat elections: Congress candidate from Bhavnagar East constituency- Ms Nitaben Rathod...

Nitaben Rathod has been named Congress candidate from Bhavnagar East constituency....

 2017-12-14 00:19 

Daily Times

Govt has not studied PPP proposal about Census: Senator...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party Senator Taj Haider on Wednesday said that unfortunately, instead of studying the two page PPP proposals and focusing on its recommendations, the Government was indulging in wild accusations against the PPP, which had no r...

 2017-12-14 00:19 

Oneindia

Aadhaar linking: All your questions answered...

The Supreme Court begins hearing in the Aadhaar matter today. Up before the court are a batch of petitions that have challenged the constitutional......

 2017-12-14 00:14 

Oneindia

This Kolkata driver has not honked in 18 years...

Horn is a concept. I care for your heart.. This is a placard on the car of a man from Kolkata who has won an award for not honking for the past 18 years....

 2017-12-14 00:11 

Daily Times

NAB case against former PML-N MNA in Rs 137m land acquisition deal...

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) former member of the National Assembly Sardar Mushtaq has been booked on Wednesday along with 14 others in a reference filed by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ehtesab Commission on charges of corruption and illegal prac...

 2017-12-14 00:07 

Daily Times

Stocks resist political pressure, extend gains...

KARACHI: Despite political skirmish stock market showed confidence on Wednesday as the KSE-100 index remained positive making an intra-day high of +360 points to finally settle at 38,820 levels, up 295 points. Stability in Pakistani Rupee along with value...

 2017-12-14 00:07 

Daily Times

UAE ambassador visits Centaurus...

ISLAMABAD: The Ambassador of United Arab Emirates his Excellency Mr. Hamad Ubaid Alzaabi visited The Centaurus Wednesday. The Dignitary was briefed by President of Sardar Group Sardar Tanveer IIyas Khan on the projects being undertaken within Pakistan and...

 2017-12-14 00:06 

Daily Times

Double-centurion Sharma helps India level Sri Lanka ODI series...

MOHALI: Skipper Rohit Sharma on Wednesday became the first batsman to hit three double centuries in one-day internationals as he powered India to a 141-run win over Sri Lanka in the second match on Wednesday. Sharma's unbeaten 208 steered the hosts to...

 2017-12-14 00:06 

Oneindia

I am with bhai says Chhota Shakeel on rumours of a split...

I am with bhai was the reaction from Chhota Shakeel on reports of his split with his boss Dawood Ibrahim. There is no question of me splitting with......

 2017-12-14 00:04 

Daily Times

Former PCB chairman Shaharyar terms T10 league 'a circus'...

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board's former chairman Shaharyar Khan has termed the Ten10 league a 'circus', saying the PCB should not have supported the idea of having this league. Speaking on TV, the former chairman added that the PCB shouldn'...

 2017-12-14 00:03 

Daily Times

Banks, currency dealers pump dollars in market to stop further falling of domestic unit...

KARACHI: Commercial banks and private currency dealers pumped dollars into the money market to stop further falling of domestic unit in value versus dollar. Around an estimated $235 million were put into the market by these two currency controllers beside...

 2017-12-14 00:03 

Daily Times

Pakistan's GSP Plus arrangements to be maintained by UK post-Brexit...

KARACHI: British Deputy High Commissioner Elin Burns, while highlighting the British government's commitment, said that when UK leaves European Union (EU), Pakistan's GSP Plus arrangements will be maintained by UK, if not improved. "We will un...

 2017-12-14 00:02 

Oneindia

ED summons Kashmir separatists Geelani in money laundering case...

The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Kashmir separatist, S A S Geelani in connection with a money laundering case. The regional office of the ED......

 2017-12-14 00:01 

Daily Times

Ashes to Ashes, England face similar WACA ordeal...

PERTH: Two-nil down and with a harried captain insisting his team was neither dead nor buried, there was an unnerving sense of deja vu at the WACA as England made their final preparations on the eve of the third Ashes Test on Wednesday. Four years on from...

 2017-12-14 00:01 

Daily Times

PSL franchises concerned over Pakistan players in T10 League...

LAHORE: A number of Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchises have raised concerns over the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) decision to allow contracted players to play in the Ten10 League, which starts in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday (today...

 2017-12-13 23:58 

Oneindia

Sex determination ads must be blocked: Supreme Court...

The Supreme Court has directed the Centre to take steps to prevent sex determination advertisements on the internet. A three judge Bench headed by......

 2017-12-13 23:58 

NDTV

BJP Takes Out Rally Protesting West Bengal Labourer's Death In Kerala...

The West Bengal BJP unit on Wednesday took out a rally protesting against the death of a youth from Bengal in Kerala and questioned why mainstream political parties were silent over the issue....

 2017-12-13 23:35 

Daily Times

Froome faces tough questions after positive Vuelta test...

LONDON: Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome could potentially be stripped of his Vuelta a Espana title after a urine test he gave during the race in September showed excessive levels of an asthma medication. The 32-year-old Briton, who rides for ...

 2017-12-13 23:34 

Daily Times

Chelsea cruise to 3-1 victory at Huddersfield...

HUDDERSFIELD: Third-placed Chelsea put in a determined performance as they returned to winning ways with a comfortable 3-1 win at Huddersfield Town in the Premier League on Tuesday. Goals from Tiemoue Bakayoko, Willian and Pedro put Chelsea 3-0 ahead afte...

 2017-12-13 23:33 

Daily Times

I'm the greatest, says Gayle after Mirpur mayhem...

DHAKA: Chris Gayle gave it the full Universe Boss treatment after striking a world-record 18 sixes to turn the final of the Bangladesh Premier League into an affirmation of his talent. Asked by media if he would class himself as the Don Bradman of T20s, G...

 2017-12-13 23:33 

Daily Times

Barnes winner blasts Burnley up to fourth...

LANCASHIRE: Burnley's Ashley Barnes fired a last-gasp winner as his off-colour side climbed to the heady heights of fourth in the Premier League with a fortuitous 1-0 win over struggling Stoke City on Tuesday. There was little to warm the home crowd o...

 2017-12-13 23:33 

Daily Times

Concerned Formula One drivers put on united front...

LONDON: Formula One drivers, including Britain's four times world champion Lewis Hamilton, have shown rare unanimity by all signing up for their union amid concern for the sport's future direction. Grand Prix Drivers' Association (GPDA) chairm...

 2017-12-13 23:32 

Daily Times

Russia's hockey league gives blessing for players to compete as neutrals at Olympics...

MOSCOW: The Russia-based Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) said on Wednesday it was in favour of its players competing at the Pyeongchang winter Olympics after Moscow agreed to let Russian athletes take part as neutrals. The Russian Olympic Committee on Tue...

 2017-12-13 23:32 

Daily Times

Palace produce grandstand finish to beat Watford...

LONDON: Crystal Palace scored two late goals to earn a precious 2-1 win over Watford that moved Roy Hodgson's side out of the Premier League relegation zone on Tuesday. Palace's five-match unbeaten run seemed set to end and leave them bottom when ...

 2017-12-13 23:30 

Daily Times

MCB Arif Habib Savings signs agreement with 1LINK...

KARACHI: MCB-Arif Habib Savings and Investments Limited (MCB-AH) signed an agreement with 1LINK (Guarantee) Limited (1LINK) which will result in MCB-AH joining the PayPak scheme as an Affiliate Member. This is the first such agreement in Pakistan, and MCB...

 2017-12-13 23:29 

Daily Times

Fury says 'nightmare' over after UKAD clears him to return to ring...

LONDON: Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said he was glad the "nightmare" was behind him as he was cleared to resume his boxing career after agreeing a two-year backdated ban for an anti-doping violation on Tuesday. UK Anti-Doping (UKA...

 2017-12-13 23:29 

Daily Times

International moot on Pak-US ties held...

One-day international conference on "Pak-US Relations, Cooperation and Partnership: A Way Forward" was organized by Pakistan House , at a local hotel in Islamabad. The purpose of the conference was to focus on the National Security Diplomacy, Info...

 2017-12-13 23:27 

NDTV

Trump 'Not Fit To Clean Toilets' At Obama Library, Says US Newspaper...

A top US newspaper on Wednesday blasted President Donald Trump with a withering editorial, saying he was not fit to even "clean the toilets" in Barack Obama's presidential library or shine George W.......

 2017-12-13 23:12 

NDTV

Indian Pleads Guilty To Launching Cyber-Attack On US Varsity Computers...

An Indian-American has pleaded guilty to charges of launching a cyberattack on a US university's computer network, officials said....

 2017-12-13 22:49 

Business Standard

Rebels defeat Theresa May in key Brexit vote in UK Parliament...

May had warned that such a rebellion could threaten the UK's 'orderly and smooth exit' from the EU...

 2017-12-13 22:46 

NDTV

Max Healthcare Moves Government Authority On Licence Cancellation...

Max Healthcare on Wednesday moved a "government authority" against the cancellation of licence of its hospital in Shalimar Bagh in north-west Delhi, even as it appealed to the DGHS to "reconsider" its......

 2017-12-13 22:43 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ India ]

Aadhaar hearing...

A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra will on Thursday decide on a batch of applications seeking a stay on the Centre's alleged coercive measures to force people to link Aadhaar cards with services like cell phones and ba...

 2017-12-13 22:42 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ India ]

Singh keeps up heat on Modi...

The Congress has decided not to let Prime Minister Narendra Modi off the hook for accusing his predecessor Manmohan Singh of conspiring with Pakistan on the Gujarat election....

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