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October 23, 2018 9:06 AM PM Imran Khan pays respects at Roza-e-Rasool

MADINAH: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan paid respects at Roza-e-Rasool (Peace Be Upon Him) and offered Isha prayers and Nawafil here on Monday evening, Saudi Press Agency reported. Earlier upon arrival at Prince Muhammad International Airport, Imran Khan was received by Madinah Emir Prince Faisal Bin Salman and a number of senior officials. The PM arrived

October 23, 2018 1:59 AM CPEC not responsible for Pakistan’s economic woes, says China

XUZHOU: Worried over the ‘anti-CPEC’ campaign in Pakistan, China says the all-important international connectivity project is not to be blamed for the ongoing economic crisis in Islamabad. “Loan repayments for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects will start in the financial year 2023-24 when economic growth rate of Pakistan will be much higher

October 23, 2018 12:00 AM 26 states to attend APA meetings in Gwadar

ISLAMABAD: The Senate of Pakistan, the House of Federation, is hosting the first-ever Asian parliamentary representatives at Gwadar, the future hub of Asian trade, in connection with the committee meetings of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) from October 29 to 31. The committee meetings will host the parliamentary delegates from 26 Asian countries

October 23, 2018 12:00 AM KPT’s miserable run continues

KARACHI: The miserable run of Karachi Port Trust (KPT) continued on Monday as they were overwhelmed by former champions Army 3-0 in their match of Pakistan Premier Football League at Punjab Stadium, Lahore. It was KPT’s fifth defeat in six matches. They are at the last position with just one point in their pocket.Army went ahead through a solid strike

October 23, 2018 12:00 AM APTMA demands FTA review

KARACHI: The government is urged to review Free Trade Agreement with China, as it was charging 3.5 percent duty on textile imports from Pakistan, while had zero-rated imports from members of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), an industry official said on Monday. “The government should remove custom duty and anti-dumping duty on import of Polyester

October 22, 2018 12:00 AM PCSIR to support Sialkot surgical industry

SIALKOT: Pakistan Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) chairman Dr Shehzad Alam assured full support and cooperation by the PCSIR to upgrade the surgical industry on modern lines. Addressing a meeting of the surgical instruments’ manufacturers and exporters here on Sunday, he stressed the need for early modernisation of more than a century-old

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Strict action be taken against sale of substandard LPG cylinders

LAHORE: Strict action must be taken against manufacturing and sale of substandard LPG cylinders as it leads to killing innocent people on almost a daily basis, said Irfan Khokhar, chairman of FPCCI Regional Standing Committee on Energy and chairman of LPG Distributors Association Pakistan. According to an estimate, one to two blasts were happening daily

October 20, 2018 4:56 PM Pakistan will continue to highlight Kashmir atrocities at all forums: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said on Saturday that Pakistan would continue to highlight Kashmiris just freedom struggle and expose Indian atrocities at all forums. This he said during a meeting with a joint delegation of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Kashmir AJK chapter and Jammu and Kashmir 2

October 17, 2018 7:03 AM Saudi Arabia agrees to abolish Umrah tax on PM Imran Khan's request

ISLAMABAD: The Saudi government has agreed to waive 2,000 riyals tax imposed on Pakistanis performing Umrah every year on the request of Prime Minister Imran Khan. According to a media report, the PM, during his visit to the Kingdom, had requested Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud to abolish the fee. The development was shared by the Religious

October 17, 2018 12:00 AM Money laundering case against Zardari, Faryal adjourned

KARACHI: The money laundering case against former president and sitting Co-chairman of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari, his sister and PPP leader Faryal Talpur, Hussain Lawai, Anwar Majeed and others, was adjourned to November 13, as the judge of the special banking court was on a three day leave to Islamabad. All the accused including