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Four killed as dumper rams into motorcycle, rickshaw in Lahore

LAHORE: At least four people were killed as dumper working on Orange Line Train project collided with motorcycle and rickshaw in Lahores Daroghawala, reported on Sunday. The injured were immediately shifted to the Services Hospital for further medical assistance where

Only Kashmiris can decide the fate of Kashmir, India told

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, reacting to Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swarajs statement on Kashmir, stated on Sunday that a verdict on the future of Kashmir can only be given by the people

IFW hurts credibility in bear hunting campaign

As an avid hunter and fisherman, I have always had a high regard for the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (IFW). However after seeing IFW s TV political ads encouraging voters to vote no on the black bear

A green budget

ISLAMABAD – Poor performance of the most vital economic sector of the country in the outgoing fiscal year served as a wakeup call for the finance planners as the new budget promises a big focuses on agriculture. The PML-N government on

Choudhry Nisar says Bilawal is politically immature

KALAR SYEDAN, Rawalpindi: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar has said that overall security situation has improved in the country over the last three years. Credit for this goes to the civil and military leadership. political parties and the entire nation who

Defence budget hiked by usual 11pc

ISLAMABAD: Defence expenditure in the next financial year will grow by a little less than 11 per cent to Rs860 billion from what is was in the outgoing year. Last year the revised figure at the close of the financial year

Angelina Jolie Appointed Visiting LSE Professor

Angelina Jolie will join the London School of Economics (LSE) as a visiting professor, the university has announced. The Hollywood star will be joining former foreign secretary Lord Hague in teaching on a new masters course on women, peace and security. In

KP to ensure welfare of transgenders: Ghani

PESHAWAR: In the wake of transgender activist Alisha’s death in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Minister Mushtaq Ghani today announced that a comprehensive policy will be announced in the upcoming budget, for the welfare of transgender community. The announcement came two

PM to undergo open-heart surgery in London on Tuesday

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will undergo open heart surgery in London on Tuesday and is likely to remain hospitalised for a whole week after the procedure, his family announced on Friday. “PM Nawaz Sharif [is] undergoing open heart surgery on

Minhal Sohail becomes first Pakistani female shooter to perform in Olympics

KARACHI: Minhal Sohail will become the first Pakistani female shooter to represent the country in Rio Olympics 2016. Sohail, the 22-year old from Karachi who has got a wildcard entry by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the games, launched