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Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
ISLAMABAD: The civil and military leadership of Pakistan has decided to act proactively to ward off any threat to the solidarity and integrity of Saudi Arabia and exploit all its resources to protect the brotherly country from any external threat ...
 
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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia, backed by other Gulf States and Egypt, launched air strikes against the Houthi militants in Yemen on Wednesday overnight after the country’s president fled his palace ahead of advancing fighters.
President Barack Obama ...
 
 
Khalid Mustafa
ISLAMABAD: The LNG import mystery got resolved on Thursday when it became known that the private sector, and not the federal government, had imported the first LNG consignment of 147,800 cubic meters. The private sector has thus saved the ...
 
 
our correspondent
PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that he hadn’t seen a glimpse of the ‘new Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’ during the last two years.
In a speech to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lawmakers, office-bearers and activists at the ...
 
 

SYDNEY: Australia put themselves in line for a fifth World Cup title with an emphatic 95-run semi-final victory over defending champions India in Sydney on Thursday.Steve Smith hammered 105 off 93 balls and Aaron Finch returned to form with 81 as ...
 
 

LONDON: High Commissioner to United Kingdom, Syed Ibne Abbas has conferred Sitara-i-Shujaat on Malala Yousafzai on behalf of the president of Pakistan.
In a reception held to mark the Pakistan Day here at a local hotel on Wednesday, the High ...
 
 
Mazhar Abbas
The longest serving Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ibad must have read the “writing on the wall.” Will he step down on his own or await Islamabad’s orders? The key question is that how such a powerful governor suddenly lost the confidence of the ...
 
 
News Desk
SANAA: Pakistan’s Embassy in Sanaa has appealed to the media to play a responsible role and not portray Pakistan as part of the alliance currently attacking Houthis in Yemen.
Reports saying that Pakistan has sent jets or bombed Shia Houthi ...
 
 
Muhammad Anis
ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Thursday passed the Islamabad Capital Territory Local Government Bill 2014 to rationalise and reorganise the local government system in the federal capital, and rejected an amendment moved by the Pakistan ...
 
 
Azeem Samar
KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Thursday denied having any knowledge about the change of Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ebad or the declaration of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) as a terrorist organisation.
During a press ...
 
 

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Gen Raheel Sharif on Thursday attended the inaugural session of the scientific symposium held at the Army Medical College and appreciated the services rendered by doctors and paramedics of the Army Medical ...
 
 
Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
ISLAMABAD: The MQM parliamentary delegation will have an important meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif here at the PM House today (Friday) to discuss the Karachi operation, where the MQM is also becoming a subject of action.
The delegation ...
 
 
Muhammad Shahzad
LAHORE: Massive traffic jams were witnessed on the main city roads on Thursday due to the protest of the Pakistan Kissan Ittehad (PKI) and Pakistan Association of the Blind (PAB).
The absence of a contingency plan by the city traffic police ...
 
 
Mariana Baabar
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday alerted its mission in Yemen but had not yet decided to close it down.
The Foreign Office confirmed that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) had contacted Pakistan requesting it to fight the Houthis inside Yemen, ...
 
 

QUETTA: At least four police personnel have been killed in an armed attack by unknown armed men in Loralai, late on Thursday night. Police sources said that unidentified armed men forced police personnel to alight from a Punjab-bound bus and ...
 
 

‘Zarb-e-Azb broke terrorists’ back’
By our correspondent
ISLAMABAD: Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has said that the unwavering courage and strong motivation of PAF men had made it an icon of undeterred strength.Addressing ...