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 2020-07-04 13:05 

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Earth's siblings lining up for a rare show of Planet Parade...

Have you ever been asked by your science teacher to place various planets randomly around the sun while drawing a picture of solar system? Have you, as a child, wondered if the planets try to outrun each other in their race to revolve around the sun? Have...

 2020-07-04 12:41 

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Well Known PUBG player Solo King from Pakistan speaks up on the game being banned in his country...

The internationally renowned video game Player Unknown's Battleground (PUBG) has been temporarily banned in Pakistan by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority PTA on first of July. The reason stated behind the whole scenario is that two children com...

 2020-07-04 12:00 

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'SereneAir' permitted to operate chartered flights to Saudi Arabia...

A private airline, SereneAir, has been permitted by Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to operate two chartered flights to Saudi Arabia between Jeddah, Riyadh and...

 2020-07-04 11:52 

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Peshawar Zalmi to make 'Ertugrul' as brand ambassador for team...

It seems that Pakistan may be on the verge of witnessing its biggest crossover Pakistan Super League (PSL) and hit Turkish TV show Dirili: Erturul. Javed Afridi, owner of Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Peshawar Zalmi, has asked cricket fans to make...

 2020-07-04 11:41 

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Second group of Pakistan cricket team reaches Worcestershire...

The second group of Pakistan cricketers including Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan and Wahab Riaz reached...

 2020-07-04 11:38 

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6'5 tall, world's heaviest cricketer all set to bash England cricket team...

West Indies all-rounder Rahkeem Cornwall is also in England with the 14-member squad to play a three-Test series against the hosts. Rahkeem Cornwall is very happy to be included in the West Indies squad and to play in the series against England. The first...

 2020-07-04 11:29 

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PTI's Mubashar Cheema thrashes truck driver after accident...

A lawyer thrashed two men including the driver who accidentally rammed a truck into his car in Wazirabad. According to police, Advocate Mubashir Cheema, former president of PTI beat up the truck driver and his helper at the site of the accident and then f...

 2020-07-04 11:08 

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Govt decides to end thousands of grade 1-16 posts as per World Bank agreement...

Due to the right sizing agreement with the World Bank, the federal government has started the process of eliminating thousands of vacancies in grades 1 to 16. The Finance Ministry directed the Secretary Establishment Division to take action as per the dec...

 2020-07-04 10:55 

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French PM resigns!...

The government of President Emmanuel Macron was upended Friday following the resignation of his prime minister, douard Philippe, who spearheaded the president's pro-business agenda and garnered significant popularity for his handling of the coronaviru...

 2020-07-04 10:47 

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PCB decides to hold the rest of the PSL 5 matches in November...

The first four matches of the fifth season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 5 will be played in November, while the situation arising out of COVID-19 will be reviewed. The PSL Governing Council met via video link. A statement issued by the Pakistan Cric...

 2020-07-04 10:36 

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Uzair Baloch confessed killing of 198 people including security personnel...

A 36-page report has prepared against the notorious gangster, Uzair Baloch by the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) which stated that he admitted to killing 198 persons including officials of police forces and Rangers and many others. The 36-page JIT report ...

 2020-07-04 10:31 

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Brad Pitt wanted to work in a Bollywood with Aishwarya Rai...

Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai has become one of Indian cinema 's leading actresses and has been praised by a number of Hollywood bigwigs like Brad Pitt. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a name that is known on a worldwide scale, across the globe, thanks to h...

 2020-07-04 10:18 

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No need to sit down with US for talks: North Korea...

A senior North Korean diplomat, ahead of a U.S. envoy's visit to South Korea said that, North Korea does not feel the need to have talks with the United States, which would be nothing more than "a political tool" for Washington. Negotiations w...

 2020-07-04 10:06 

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Religious seminaries announce resuming classes from next month...

The Wifaq ul Madaris Al-Arabia Pakistan and Jamia Darul Uloom Karachi, the two main boards governing seminaries in Pakistan, have announced to conduct examinations from 11-16th July. Jamia Darul Uloom Karachi issued a statement and said students must foll...

 2020-07-04 09:55 

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Sindh to make Uzair Baloch, Baldia tragedy JIT reports public...

The Sindh government has announced to make public the Joint Investigation Reports (JIT) of Uzair Baloch, Baldia Factory fire, and Nisar Murai, former chairman of Fishermen's Cooperative Society. Addressing a press conference today (Friday) alongside S...

 2020-07-04 09:46 

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Pakistan to re-open Iran border tomorrow...

The government has decided to re-open four border points with Iran from Sunday, 5th July for trade purposes. A notification issued by Ministry of Interior said that crossings at Gabd, Mand, Katagar and Chedgi will be opened. The decision was taken after a...

 2020-07-04 08:48 

The Nation

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7 localities in Lahore unsealed...

District administration has unsealed and lifted the smart lockdown in seven localities of Lahore after smart sampling showed improvement in coronavirus situation on...

 2020-07-04 08:37 

The Nation

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COVID-19 cases declining due to smart lockdown: Shibli...

Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Senator Shibli Faraz says corona cases have been declining due to smart lockdown strategy being implemented across the...

 2020-07-04 08:30 

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UK: COVID-19 death toll crosses 44,000...

The death toll from the novel coronavirus in the UK crossed 44,000 mark, as British health authorities announced a further 137 fatalities over the past 24 hours. The...

 2020-07-04 08:11 

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Zilhaj moon expected to be sighted on July 21, says MET office...

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Saturday predicted that there is fair chance of sighting the moon of Zilhaj, 1441 AH on the evening of July 21 i.e. on 29th...

 2020-07-04 07:59 

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PTI invites applications for Gilgit-Baltistan ticket polls till July 11...

PTI has called applications and antecedents from the candidates till July 11 for awarding party tickets in connection with upcoming Gilgit-Baltistan polls. The procedure...

 2020-07-04 07:40 

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Johnson prepared to reimpose COVID-19 lockdown as pubs, restaurants reopen...

Early July is set to see a new phase in Britain's lockdown relaxation, with quite a few eateries and pubs allowed to reopen their doors to the party-thirsty public....

 2020-07-04 07:14 

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US backs Philippines, Vietnam over China's sea actions...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo voiced support for the Philippines and Vietnam on Friday over China's...

 2020-07-04 06:36 

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Public Figure Jamie Raine Has Some Important Tips & Tricks to Success On Social Media...

Jamie Raine, a popular Content Creator, Author, and Music Producer is an inspiration and in the eyes of many. He has shared an important piece of information to enjoy social media in the best possible way. The usage of social media is booming with every n...

 2020-07-04 04:08 

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KSE-100 gains 1,112 points amid bullish trend...

Bulls welcomed new fiscal year 2021 by recording an energetic comeback at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) after weeks of bearish trade and lack of rally as the KSE-100 index rebounded with a 3.3%, % jump from the previous week. KSE-100 added 1,112 point...

 2020-07-04 04:05 

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Climate battles are moving into the courtroom, and lawyers are getting creative...

Climate change may be having its day in court. With the slow pace of international climate negotiations, lawyers from Switzerland to San Francisco are increasingly filing lawsuits demanding action. And they are getting creative — using new legal arg...

 2020-07-04 04:04 

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Oil slides as fears grow that coronavirus resurgence could stunt fuel demand recovery...

Oil prices fell on Friday, reversing earlier gains, as the resurgence of the coronavirus globally and in the United States, the world's largest oil consumer, stoked worries that a fuel demand recovery could stall. Brent crude futures were down 35 cent...

 2020-07-04 04:03 

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Elon Musk mocks regulators, short-sellers as Tesla soars...

Tesla founder Elon Musk on Thursday mocked securities regulators and short-sellers in series of tweets as the tech entrepreneur celebrated his firm's rise as the world's most valuable carmaker. The taunts came as shares in the electric carmaker re...

 2020-07-04 04:02 

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Asian stocks extend gains as US jobs trump virus worries...

Asian investors welcomed a forecast-busting US jobs report to send regional equities higher on Friday, though an acceleration in virus infections across the world's top economy tempered big gains. While the US registered more than 50,000 new cases for...

 2020-07-04 04:00 

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In cloud clash with Alibaba, underdog Tencent adopts more aggressive tactics...

For Chinese cloud services companies, the coronavirus outbreak has become a rainmaker, bringing in new business far and wide as firms shift work online and authorities develop apps and systems to help contain outbreaks and manage social restrictions. For ...

 2020-07-04 04:00 

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UK factories increasingly plan lay-offs, survey shows...

British factories are increasingly planning to lay off workers, a warning sign for the economy as it tries to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, an industry survey showed on Friday. Some 46% of manufacturers expect to make redundancies over the next s...

 2020-07-04 03:55 

The Nation

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Taliban ready for compromise with Kabul to reach peace...

Earlier in the week, a video conference including Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, the chairman of the Afghan High Council for National Reconciliation (HCNR), Abdullah...

 2020-07-04 03:51 

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Number of corona recovered patients is greater in Sindh: Bilawal...

Pakistan People's Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the number of recovered coronavirus patients is greater in Sindh as compared to other parts of the country. In a tweet here on Friday, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said due to failure of ...

 2020-07-04 03:50 

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US, Russia share a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan...

Moscow and Washington are intertwined in a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan, with both suffering thousands of dead and wounded in conflicts lasting for years. Now both superpowers are linked again over Afghanistan, with intelligence reports indic...

 2020-07-04 03:49 

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Little-known archives discreetly testify to Europe's wars...

They are gathering dust on shelves, but could make war criminals tremble: the archives of the OSCE, an international organisation addressing security-related concerns, are increasingly becoming a source for those who seek to prove abuses committed during ...

 2020-07-04 03:37 

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Modi visits border after violent face-off with China...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Leh in the northern Himalayan region of Ladakh, in an unannounced visit Friday. Addressing the armed forces at the...

 2020-07-04 03:20 

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England lists 59 countries for quarantine-free travel...

The British government unveiled on Friday a list of 59 countries, including Turkey, where people in England can travel to and from without quarantining for two...

 2020-07-04 03:06 

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Rejected politicians trying to save their politics: Buzdar...

Provincial Minister Ansar Majeed Khan Niazi and MPAs including Muhammad Amir Nawaz Khan, Ahsan ul Haq, Muhammad Afzal, Sania Kamran and Ahmed Khan Bachar called on Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar and discussed different matters of mutual interes...

 2020-07-04 03:05 

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NUST teams up with Huawei to launch SDN project in Pakistan...

NUST SDN Project Kickoff event was focused on technology-based advancement specifically in Software Defined Network (SDN) project deployment in National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Pakistan which will be started officially from 2nd Week o...

 2020-07-04 03:04 

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IHC approves plea to expedite hearings of Faisal Vawda disqualification case...

The Islamabad High Court on Friday accepted a plea requesting to expedite the hearings in the disqualification case against federal minister Faisal Vawda, who had allegedly hidden his dual nationality while filing nomination papers for General Elections 2...

 2020-07-04 03:03 

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Chinese vice FM gives rousing sendoff to outgoing Pakistani envoy...

Ambassador of Pakistan to China Naghmana Alamgir Hashmi was accorded farewell after one-year tenure in Beijing, China Economic Net reported on Friday. Moin-ul-Haque, currently serving as ambassador of Pakistan in Paris, will replace Hashmi as the new envo...

 2020-07-04 03:01 

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NAB challenges decision to acquit Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, others...

NAB has challenged Accountability Court (AC) Islamabad June 25 decision on acquittal of Raja Pervaiz Ashraf in LNG reference at Islamabad High Court. NAB has taken the plea in the petition that AC Islamabad has not met legal formalities while deciding the...

 2020-07-04 03:00 

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Passing out parade of Pakistan Navy SEAL Course held in Karachi...

Passing out parade of Pakistan Navy SEAL Course was held at PNS IQBAL, Karachi. The parade comprised of officers and sailors, who completed rigorous training in conformity to set standards. Commander Coast Vice Admiral Fasial Rasul Lodhi graced the occasi...

 2020-07-04 02:54 

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ECC approves Rs 29.72bn cash transfers for 3.72m applicants under Ehsas...

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet Friday approved Rs 29.72 billion to provide cash assistance of Rs 12,000 per beneficiary to 3.725 million applicants, irrespective of provincial, regional and district quota, under the Ehsas Emergen...

 2020-07-04 02:53 

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Issues like Kashmir, Palestine need immediate attention: Masood Khan...

Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Friday said that we as Muslims have to take the lead and resolve long standing issues plaguing the Muslim Ummah like Palestine and Kashmir through political conflict resolution mechanisms provided to...

 2020-07-04 02:52 

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Imran Farooq murder convicts challenge sentence in IHC...

Three inmates convicted in the Imran Farooq murder case have approached the Islamabad High Court (IHC) challenging an anti-terrorism court's Jun 18 verdict that sentenced them to life imprisonment. The convicts Khalid Shamim, Moazzam Ali and Mohsin Al...

 2020-07-04 02:52 

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Imran's imported economic team has agenda of destruction: Dar...

Former finance minister Ishaq again grilled Prime Minister Imran Khan for his poor performance and said his entire economic team was imported which perhaps had the agenda of destroying Pakistan's economy. In two video messages posted on Twitter, Dar s...

 2020-07-04 02:13 

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Taliban, US fail to decide date for intra-Afghan negotiations...

The Taliban and the US peace envoy have held talks in Qatar but failed to agree on a date for the intra-Afghan negotiations. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said on Friday that Political Deputy and Chief of Political Office of the Taliban Mullah Bara...

 2020-07-04 02:11 

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Vehicle used in PSX attack spotted in TV drama...

While investigators are hard at work to make headway into the attack on the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) this week, a car similar to the one used by the attackers to reach their target was spotted in a TV drama of late. According to sources, the car whic...

 2020-07-04 02:10 

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PM for redesigning master plans to turn metropolises into engines of growth...

Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday directed the authorities concerned to redesign the master plans of major cities in a way to develop them as engines of growth for the country by generating jobs and economic activities. Chairing a meeting to review the red...

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