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May 23, 2018 11:06 PM Malala calls Sabika Sheikh’s father, extends condolences

LONDON: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai on Wednesday telephoned father of Sabika Sheikh and condoled over the death of his daughter. During her conversation with Aziz Sheikh, Malala said the nation has been deprived of a brilliant girl. She also spoke with Sabika’s sister. Malala said she shared the grief of Sabika’s family. Sabika Sheikh’s father said he wanted

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Blackmailing young girls: Police arrest gang leader in Nowshera

NOWSHERA: The police on Saturday claimed to have arrested the prime accused and ring leader of a gang which used to blackmail young girls and forced them into prostitution. It was learnt that one Syed Jamal Shah had told the cops of the Cantonment Police Station that his daughter and her friend had gone missing and feared that they might be abducted

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Unique Star School edge Ibrahim Ali Bhai School

KARACHI: Unique Star School overpowered Government Ibrahim Ali Bhai School 1-0 to win the opening match of the Leisure Leagues U-16 Girls Schools and Academies Championship here at Government Ibrahim Ali Bhai School Football Ground on Saturday. In the boys event’s opening match, Islamic Beacon House defeated DJ Vision Grammar School 2-0. Asad and Sameer

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM Three-day Chilimjusht festival concludes with much funfair

CHITRAL: The Chilimjusht concluded in three Kalash valleys with much funfair and hustle and bustle on Wednesday. The festival, which heralds the arrival of spring season, is celebrated in the three Kalash valleys including Bamburet, Birir and Rambur every year. The organisers said that this year the participation of local and foreign tourists was unprecedented 2

May 16, 2018 12:00 AM Sex bias kills 240,000 infant girls in India yearly

PARIS: Almost a quarter-of-a-million girls younger than five die in India every year due to neglect resulting from societys preference for sons, a gender discrimination study found on Tuesday. This was over and above those aborted simply for being female, researchers wrote in The Lancet medical journal. "Gender-based discrimination towards girls doesnt 3

May 13, 2018 12:00 AM QWP leader calls for cordial Pak-Afghan ties

CHARSADDA: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) provincial head Sikandar Sherpao on Friday said cordial relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan were a must for the regional peace and security. Speaking at inauguration of the girls school in Saddar Garhi here, he said Pakhtuns had been the victims of the war in the region for the last 40 years and asked the two countries 1

May 10, 2018 12:00 AM FIA begins scrutiny of accounts of 100 private medical colleges

ISLAMABAD: Following orders of the Supreme Court, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has started a massive probe across the country to scrutinise accounts of all the 100 private medical colleges registered with the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) for bringing uniformity in fee structure, The News has learnt. Sources in the FIA told this correspondent

May 5, 2018 12:00 AM SA girls thrash BD in 1st ODI

CAPE TOWN: South Africa kicked off their campaign against Bangladesh with a handsome win thanks to an all-round effort. The gulf in class was apparent as the hosts ran away with a 106-run victory to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match women’s ODI series. Batting first, South Africa rode on fifties by Lizelle Lee and Chloe Tyron to post a challenging 270. Lee, along 3

May 3, 2018 12:00 AM PTI councillors protest against own govt

NOWSHERA: The councillors of the PTI have criticised the government for not releasing development funds to the elected representatives. The meeting of the district council was held here on Wednesday with naib nazim Ashfaq Ahmed Khan in the chair. The councillor feared that the funds would lapse before its release to the councillors. They alleged that district 4

May 2, 2018 9:58 PM Foreign tourists to attend 4-day Chilam Joshi festival in Kalash Valley

ISLAMABAD: A four-day Chilam Joshi Festival would be held in Kalash Valleys of Bumburate, Birir and Rumbur from May 11. The annual festival is held in three Kalash valleys of Bumburate, Birir and Rumbur where Kalash girls and boys dance to the tune of traditional drum beats. A large number of tourists including foreigners from all over the world would 6