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October 17, 2018 12:00 AM Istanbul thrives as Arab media hub despite Khashoggi anxiety

Istanbul, the buzzing Turkish metropolis where Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared two weeks ago, has since the Arab Spring become a hub for Arabic-language media despite Turkey’s own reputation for eroding press freedoms. Arabic-language journalists from countries who have found refuge in the city from authoritarian regimes or war say they have been rattled 1

October 8, 2018 11:52 AM Shireen Mazari hints at inclusion of human rights' course at SMIU

KARACHI: Minister of Human Rights Dr Shireen Mazari has hinted at the possibility of incorporating a designated course based on the subject of human rights at the Sindh Madrassatul Islam University in Karachi. “Met with Vice Chancellor Sindh Madrassatul Islam University, Karachi, Dr Muhammad Ali Sheikh. Discussed the possibility of starting Human Rights

October 8, 2018 12:00 AM UN must stop Indian madness: Moosvi

ISLAMABAD: The Patron in-Chief of Supreme Shia Ulama Board and head of Tehreek -e- Nifaz-e-Fiqh Jafariya, Agha Syed Hamid Ali Shah Moosavi, has said that UN must stop Indian madness; why is America silent on use of chemical weapons against Kashmiris by India, says a press release. The Pakistani foreign minister exposed the cruel face of India in the United

October 6, 2018 1:48 AM Opposition parties assail NAB over Shahbaz’s arrest

ISLAMABAD: Opposition parties on Friday strongly criticised the arrest of Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Some of the opposition leaders were of the view that like the previous practice the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government was also using NAB as a tool to victimise 4 1

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Government asked to control inflation

MINGORA: The activists of various political parties on Monday asked the government to take back the decision of imposition of taxes in Malakand. The members of Awami National Party (ANP), Pakistan People's Party (PPP), Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Jamiat-Ulema-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F), Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) and Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) 2

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Workshop highlights role of faculty members, Ulema in peace-building

SARGODHA: Speakers at a workshop here on Monday threw light on the social and traditional implications of changing and emerging roles of faculty members and Ulema for peace-building and countering violent extremism in the society. The workshop titled ‘Countering Violent Extremism Training of Trainers for Ulema and Faculty Members’ was jointly organized 2

September 27, 2018 12:00 AM Remand of Saaf Pani scam accused extended

LAHORE: An accountability court on Wednesday extended judicial remand of former director Saaf Pani Company Engineer Qamar-ul-Islam and former CEO Waseem Ajmal accused in Saaf Pani Company corruption scam worth billions. The court extended judicial remand of the accused by October 10. The NAB had arrested Qamar-ul-Islam on charges of forging documents

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM ILM Trust, UMT elects new President, Chairman

Lahore: A meeting of the Board of Trustees of ILM Trust was held at UMT that unanimously announced the appointment of Ibrahim Hasan Murad as the executive president of ILM Trust and UMT Board of Governors, besides appointing Dr Ahmad Omar as the chairman and Farooq Salman as the vice chairman of the trust. The meeting was convened in the wake of sudden

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Google staff discussed ways to fight Trump travel ban: WSJ

WASHINGTON: Google employees discussed how to counter President Donald Trump´s 2017 travel ban by modifying search functions to help people contribute to immigration advocacy groups and contact lawmakers, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. They began the email discussion two days after Trump signed the first version of his travel ban targeting 3

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Fesco spending millions of rupees every year to purchase safety gadgets’

FAISALABAD: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (Fesco) Mujahid Islam Billah on Monday said the Fesco was for the first time obtaining services of a psychologist. Addressing a safety seminar at the Wapda Engineering Academy (WEA), jointly arranged by the Fesco’s first and second circles here, he said although uninterrupted 5