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August 21, 2017 1:03 AM 65,155 take medical colleges admission test amid tight security

LAHORE - As many as 65,155 candidates (41,563 females and 23,592 males) appeared in the medical and dental colleges admission test for Punjab that was conducted by the University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore simultaneously in 13 cities of the province amid tight security on Sunday. Last year, 56,272 candidates appeared in the test. The test started 3

June 19, 2017 10:11 AM Hasan Ali explains his unique celebration

LONDON: Pakistan’s newest cricket darling Hasan Ali turned a lot of heads in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy, not just with his lethal bowling but also with his post-wicket celebrations. Some quipped it was his tribute to the millions of electricity-deprived compatriots who spend their summers starting generators when the power is out since it seems like he is revving 18 1

March 6, 2017 8:16 AM A VVIP took security deputed at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine half an hour before attack: Sindh CM

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday confessed there was inadequate security at the time of a deadly suicide attack at the shrine of Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan. “As I have told you the deployment of police was insufficient there [Sehwan]… I agree with you on this that police deployment was less and there were no proper [security] 67 2

February 28, 2017 5:17 AM Five-tier security planned for PSL final participants

LAHORE: Both the teams contesting Pakistan Super League final match in the provincial metropolis will be accorded five-tier security to avert any eventuality, decides the Punjab government. The provincial cabinet committee on law and order which met here on Monday with Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in the chair decided to provide the PSL final participants 5

February 5, 2017 11:47 PM 15 killed as avalanches hit houses, security post in Chitral

CHITRAL: At least 15 people were killed on Sunday as avalanches hit several houses in Lotkoh tehsil and a post of Chitral Scouts in the Arandu Tehsil early Sunday, officials said. Commandant Chitral Scouts Col Nizamuddin Shah said bodies of 14 people had been removed from the rubble. The dead include six women, six children and two men. Muhammad Ali, a member 4

January 16, 2017 11:49 AM A new way to hold the US-China relationship together

The Trump presidency hasn’t even begun, and the US-China relationship already seems to be in trouble. Tension is fast building around a slew of issues — particularly trade, Taiwan, and the South China Sea — that are inherently irresolvable, and can, at best, be managed. The Obama administration has parried these problems partly with recourse to climate 13

January 1, 2017 1:26 AM No change in petroleum prices

ISLAMABAD: The government on Saturday decided to maintain oil prices for January by absorbing the impact of approximately Rs4 billion to neutralise the rising trend in the international energy market. While making the announcement, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said the prices of mainstream petroleum fuels – high-speed diesel (HSD) and petrol – have been kept unchanged 4

December 8, 2016 6:26 AM Assad supporters see domino effect in Aleppo government win

ALEPPO, Syria — Aleppo shakes with explosions and gunfire day and night in both the government- and rebel-held sides of the divided Syrian city. But for supporters of President Bashar Assad, there is a growing sense of imminent victory. If the city’s rebel-held sector falls, many see a domino effect across the country. And with the rebels losing one ravaged 6

November 26, 2016 8:00 PM Activists: Bombs knock out 2 hospitals in northern Syria

BEIRUT — Airstrikes and rockets in northern Syria knocked out two medical centers dedicated to women Friday and killed at least 12, including two people in one of the health facilities, according to opposition activists, a charity group and a hospital manager. Warplanes and artillery shelling also continued to pound the besieged rebel-held neighborhoods 6

November 15, 2016 11:54 AM In east Aleppo 'there is no way out'

Although residents of besieged east Aleppo have been told to leave immediately, they have no safe way of doing so. East Aleppo, Syria - Syrian government forces sent a text message to residents of east Aleppo on Sunday, demanding they leave the rebel-controlled area within 24 hours or risk their lives during a major offensive. "Our dear people living 5