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 2021-09-22 20:39 

Daily Times

Dear Prime Minister...

Dear Prime Minister, Allah SWT has ordained you as our head of state. A ruler has the greatest level of accountability on the Day of Judgment. Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said, "On the day of Judgment, a just ruler would be one of the seven under the shad...

 2021-09-22 20:39 

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Role of Muslim Women in the Creation of Pakistan (Part I)...

In the 1937 Elections, the Muslim League had won only 108 out of 484 Muslim seats. This was a depressing result for a party, which considered itself to be the main representative of the Muslims of India. This setback convinced Mr Jinnah of the need to reo...

 2021-09-22 20:38 

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 2021-09-22 20:31 

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Martyrs of All Saints Church terror attack remembered...

The leadership of the Church of Pakistan on Wednesday urged the government to ensure the security of the Christian population and protection of their worship places, as Christians across Pakistan and in other parts of the world observed the eighth anniver...

 2021-09-22 20:26 

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Education in mother tongue most effective tool of teaching: Murad...

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said that education in mother tongue is considered to be the most effective tool of teaching, therefore our preference is to make curriculum accordingly and his government has already worked hard on overhauling the...

 2021-09-22 20:26 

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Failed Sudan coup points to threats to transition...

Sudan's failed coup highlights the threats to its transition to civilian rule after the ouster of autocrat Omar al-Bashir two years ago, analysts say. The country is led by a civilian-military administration under an August 2019 power-sharing deal. It...

 2021-09-22 20:22 

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CJP orders demolition of Nasla Tower within month...

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Justice Gulzar Ahmed Wednesday dismissed the review petition and ordered Commissioner Karachi to demolish Nasla Tower within a month and submit compliance report. During a hearing at Karachi Registry, the three member benc...

 2021-09-22 20:22 

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AJK PM directs timely completion of development projects...

The Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi Wednesday said that all resources will be channelized for the promotion of tourism and development of infrastructure in the state to provide better communication facilities to the peop...

 2021-09-22 20:22 

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Govt taking all measures to contain coronavirus: Dr Yasmin...

Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid said on Wednesday the Punjab government was taking all measures to contain coronavirus and in this connection, 70 million out of 110 million people of Punjab would be vaccinated by the end of this year. Talking to t...

 2021-09-22 20:15 

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Afghanistan's health care system on brink of collapse: WHO chief...

Afghanistan's health system is on the brink of collapse, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, warned on Wednesday. His warning came as the United Nations' top humanitarian official, Martin Griffiths, announc...

 2021-09-22 17:33 

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Oil prices jump on surging US stock demand...

NEW YORK: Crude stocks in the US plummeted to their lowest levels in three years due to refinery activity recovering from recent storms, and as a result, oil prices increased $1. Demand for petroleum has risen to pre-pandemic levels, according to latest U...

 2021-09-22 17:29 

The Nation

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FIA lodges case against email accounts that threatened New Zealand...

The Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) cyber-crime wing has registered a case against an email address that had threatened the New Zealand team after the Kiwis had...

 2021-09-22 17:06 

The Nation

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US donating 500 million more Pfizer doses to low, middle-income nations...

The US is buying half a billion additional doses of Pfizer-BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine and will share them with low- and middle-income countries, President Joe Biden...

 2021-09-22 16:45 

The Nation

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Pakistan, Turkey, Azerbaijan joint military drills 'Three Brothers' culminate...

The trilateral exercise 'Three Brothers 2021' participated by the special forces of Pakistan, Turkey and Azerbaijan have culminated at Baku, Azerbaijan, said...

 2021-09-22 16:24 

The Nation

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India behind NZ team's security threat drama: Fawad Ch...

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday said a threat to New Zealand's cricket team that prompted them to abandon a tour of Pakistan was initiated by...

 2021-09-22 15:48 

The Nation

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National security conditional on economic stability, says Moeed Yusuf...

National Security Advisor (NSA) Moeed Yusuf said Wednesday the economic stability and are interlinked on a deeper level and expressed the need to maintain ties with...

 2021-09-22 15:31 

Daily Times

Rooney's Derby deducted 12 points after entering administration...

Wayne Rooney's Derby County have been deducted 12 points by the English Football League after entering administration on Wednesday. The second-tier side have taken 10 points from eight games this season but are now rooted at the foot of the Championsh...

 2021-09-22 15:14 

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Martyrs of All Saints Church terror attack remembered...

The leadership of the Church of Pakistan on Wednesday urged the government to ensure the security of the Christian population and protection of their worship places, as Christians across Pakistan and in other parts of the world observed the eighth anniver...

 2021-09-22 15:06 

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Those against EVM take advantage from corrupt governing system: PM Khan...

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan says that those who take advantage of corrupt systems are the ones who are opposing the electronic voting machine (EVM) system, which he believes will solve a big problem of Pakistan's electoral process. Addressing...

 2021-09-22 14:49 

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Pakistan's GSP Plus status to continue with six new clauses added...

Pakistan's Generalised Scheme of Preferences (GSP+) status was extended by the European Union on Tuesday, with six new conventions introduced. According to a statement by the European Commission, the new conventions pertain to greater accessibility fo...

 2021-09-22 13:54 

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First IPL player tests positive for Covid...

Sunrisers Hyderabad bowler Thangarasu Natarajan has become the first Indian Premier League player to test positive for coronavirus just ahead of the team's match on Wednesday, organisers said. Natarajan and six close contacts, including all-rounder Vi...

 2021-09-22 13:42 

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Faisal Quraishi's fans want others to vote for him: LSA 2021...

Fans of renowned Pakistani actor Faisal Quraishi are requesting for the actor to win the Lux Style Awards 2021 in the category of Best Actor. Moreover, Faysal Quraishi is a Pakistani actor, producer and television host. He appears in Pakistani television ...

 2021-09-22 13:39 

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Former West Indies cricketer Samuels charged under corruption code...

Former West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels on Wednesday was charged under the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption code more than a decade after he served a ban for breaching regulations. Samuels, who played international cricket between...

 2021-09-22 13:33 

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Pakistan among SCO member states partake Peace Mission drill in Russia: ISPR...

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army's Tri Services contingent among troops from all Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member states are participating in the exercise Peace Mission held in Russia under extremely challenging field environment. The opening c...

 2021-09-22 13:26 

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Afghanistan wants to host Pakistan for cricket series...

Newly appointed Afghanistan cricket chairman Azizullah Fazli said Wednesday he would visit neighbouring Pakistan later this week to invite the side for a one-day series. The war-torn nation has steadily risen in international cricket over the past few yea...

 2021-09-22 13:10 

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Pakistan's GDP to rise by 4% in fiscal year 2022 as per ADB's projection...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's economic growth rebounded to 3.9% in fiscal year 2020-2021 and is expected to reach 4% in fiscal year 2021-22, as business activity gradually resumed in the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic, said the Asian Development Bank (A...

 2021-09-22 13:02 

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Kubra Khan discusses her journey of 'Sinf-e-Aahan'...

Kubra Khan shared about the difficulties she faced on the set of Sinf-e-Aahan. The actor went on to reveal that she has used real guns and heavy weights during scenes. Kubra Khan, who is working alongside Sajal Aly, Yumna Zaidi, Ramsha Khan, and Syra Yous...

 2021-09-22 12:48 

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National security goes with economic stability, says Moeed Yusuf...

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, Moeed Yusuf, the National Security Advisor, said that national security is directly linked with economic stability and wished to maintain healthy relations with central Asian republics, Daily Times reported. While talking to the m...

 2021-09-22 12:36 

The Nation

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ECP gives directive to make error-free electronic voting machines...

Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday has directed to make error-free electronic voting machines (EVMs). According to details, a high level meeting of...

 2021-09-22 12:14 

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PM directs timely release of funds for NHA highway projects...

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday directed timely release of funds for the highway projects to ensure connectivity, trade and employment opportunities for rural and urban areas. Chairing a meeting to review the progress on projects under N...

 2021-09-22 11:56 

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Intermediate board office raided by police: three arrested...

KARACHI: Police have raided the Board of Intermediate office. They arrested three accused involved in fake certificates, documents and jobs scam. Shara-e-Noor Jahan police have conducted a raid at the Board of Intermediate office. They arrested three pers...

 2021-09-22 11:50 

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First-ever unified curriculum to be taught in elite, public schools unlike past: Shafqat Mehmood...

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training, Shafqat Mehmood Wednesday said that the widely debated unified curriculum launched by the present government will be the first-ever curriculum to studied by the elite as well as public s...

 2021-09-22 11:33 

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Taliban detain guards for taking off Pak's flag from aid trucks in Afghanistan...

KABUL: On Wednesday, the Taliban asserted that they have arrested four border guards for taking off Pakistan's flag from aid trucks along the Torkham border in Afghanistan, according to sources. The incident of guards removing a Pakistan flag affixing...

 2021-09-22 11:24 

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Noor Mukadam case: IHC hears bail plea of Zahir's parents...

ISLAMABAD: A bench of Islamabad High Court on Wednesday directed the Islamabad police chief and the investigation officer to personally appear in the court in hearing of Noor Mukadam murder case. The High Court today continued the hearing of bail petition...

 2021-09-22 11:05 

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SC discards review petition against the demolition of Nasla Tower...

KARACHI: The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday has discarded the review petition of builder and residents against the demolition of Nasla Tower. Nasla Tower is located in Karachi's Sindhi Muslim Society. SC bench took the review petition filed by the re...

 2021-09-22 10:48 

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New Zealand called off tour due to the fake emails from India: Fawad Chaudhry...

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, while holding a press conference, the Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry said that fake emails from India were behind the cancellation of New Zealand's tour, Daily Times reported. Fawad Chaudhry a...

 2021-09-22 10:28 

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Farrukh welcomes ADB forecast about Pakistan's economy...

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib on Wednesday welcomed the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) forecast about sustainable economic growth in Pakistan. In a series of tweets, he said like other international financ...

 2021-09-22 09:49 

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PM Imran khan says EMVs will resolve every problem...

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister while addressing the ceremony of Performance Agreements' signing said that before the launching of the electronic machines, no one knew how to resolve the crisis but now with electronic machines every issue will be solved, Da...

 2021-09-22 09:47 

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Foolproof security to be ensured for Chehlum: orders IG Sindh...

KARACHI: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh Mushtaq Mahar has ordered the concerned officials. He asked them to ensure foolproof security arrangements on the day of Chehlum. Mushtaq Mahar asked the officials to ensure strict security measures on the ...

 2021-09-22 09:22 

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PAF trainer aircraft crashes near Mardan...

A small trainer aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force crashed on Wednesday near Mardan during a routine training mission, according to a PAF spokesperson. "A Board of Inquiry has been ordered by the Air Headquarters to investigate the cause of the accide...

 2021-09-22 09:15 

The Nation

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PM Imran Khan congratulates Canadian PM Justin Trudeau on winning elections...

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau was re-elected to a third term on Monday after calling a vote two years early, hoping for approval of his free-spending response to the...

 2021-09-22 09:01 

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PM Imran extends warm wishes to Justin Trudeau on election victory...

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, Prime Minister Imran Khan extended warm wishes to his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau on Twitter on his re-election to a third-term. "Congratulations Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on election victory. Looking forward to wo...

 2021-09-22 08:55 

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PM asks his team to set high performance benchmark for next 2 years...

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday, terming good governance the key to success of a government, urged his cabinet members to stay focused in achieving the targets and make the political party stronger through performance delivery. "We a...

 2021-09-22 08:46 

Daily Times

Banning schools for Afghan girls would be un-Islamic, says PM Khan...

In an interview with the BBC, Prime Minister Imran Khan said, prohibited women and girls from gaining education in neighbouring Afghanistan would be un-Islamic. Last week, the Taliban excluded girls from secondary schools with only boys and male teachers ...

 2021-09-22 08:37 

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Shahbaz, Hamza to face FIA on September 25 over illegal bank transactions...

LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has called the Opposition Leader Shahbaz Sharif and officials of the Mian Mansha group on September 25 in an investigation related to money laundering of Rs25 billion through illegal bank transactions, Daily ...

 2021-09-22 08:35 

The Nation

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UN chief raises alarm: 'The world must wake up!'...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres raised the alarm on Tuesday as world leaders convened in New York for the 76th General Assembly, telling them to...

 2021-09-22 08:22 

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Two Taliban among three killed in Jalalabad attack...

The gunmen attacked a checkpoint in eastern Afghanistan, killed two taliban fighters and a civilian, security sources and witnesses said. The attack in Jalalabad city is the latest on Taliban targets in Nangarhar province, which for years was the main ope...

 2021-09-22 08:18 

The Nation

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Pakistan calls for finding 'creative ways' to elicit Taliban cooperation...

Foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that mere "coercion" will not work to force the Taliban to honor their pledge of not allowing...

 2021-09-22 08:04 

Daily Times

Car loans hit record high of Rs 326 billion in August...

Car financing by banks in Pakistan soared to an all-time high of Rs326 billion in August. The financing became affordable for more people because of the less interest rates amid the coronavirus pandemic. The August figure for car loans depicted a 46.8% ye...

 2021-09-22 07:51 

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First 'Asan Insaf Markaz' establishes in Peshawar Hayatabad PS...

PESHAWAR: The first 'Asaan Insaf Marakz' introduced in the Hayatabad Police Station. A revolutionary step has been taken by the officials with the aim to improve service delivery for the general public. Furthermore, the Visitors' Management Sy...

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