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April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Iran president: we don’t intend any aggressionin region

TEHRAN: President Hassan Rouhani said that Iran “does not intend any aggression” against its neighbours but will continue to produce all the weapons it needs for its defence. “We tell the world that we will produce any weapons that we need, or if necessary we will procure them. We have not been waiting... and will not wait for your remarks or agreement 2

April 18, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan to tee off first Asian Tour golf in 11 years

KARACHI: Pakistan will host its first golf tournament with the Asian Tour in 11 years, organisers announced Tuesday, as international sports gradually returns to a terror-hit country where security has improved. The Chief of Naval Staff Open Golf Championship is set to tee off from July 24 to 27 in Karachi, attracting a talented cast of Asian Tour stars 2

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM King Salman, Abbasi witness closing ceremony of military drill

ALJUBAIL (Saudi Arabia): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi along with several other world leaders Monday witnessed a grand closing ceremony of an unprecedented 24-country military exercise Gulf Shield 1. Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud received the leaders, defence and foreign ministers, and heads of different armed forces at the event, held in the desert 3

April 16, 2018 5:49 PM Imran announces historic rally at Minar-e-Pakistan on April 29

MARDAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has announced massive public rally at Minar-e-Pakistan on April 29. Khan made this announcement while addressing the party workers in Mardan here Monday. “PTI will stage the biggest gathering in the history of the country at Minar-e-Pakistan on April 29 to express solidarity with independent 1

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Three FC personnel injured in Bannu blast

BANNU: At least three FC Personnel were injured on Sunday when a remote controlled bomb exploded near their vehicle at a check-post in Bannu district of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. According to security sources, the security vehicle was targeted near the Mir Ali check-post in Bannu by a remote controlled blast entirely damaging the vehicle. The injured personnel

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Syrian army announces eastern Ghouta free of militants

BEIRUT: Syria´s army command on Saturday announced that the eastern Ghouta region was free of militants, following the departure of the last rebel fighters from the city of Douma towards the north of the country, state media reported, citing a statement by the Syrian army general command. "All the terrorists have left Douma city, their last bastion in eastern 1

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Miles from home, disillusioned Syrians say air strikes ‘not enough’

AL-BAB, Syria: Hundreds of miles from their homes in Syria’s wrecked Eastern Ghouta, displaced Syrians say Western air strikes on Saturday in response to an alleged chemical attack there were too little, too late. The United States, Britain and France targeted military and research sites in Syria after the purported toxic attack on Eastern Ghouta’s last rebel

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM China helps modernise Pak infrastructure network

BEIJING: China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is intended to modernise Pakistan's infrastructure and support its economy. The project is fast reaching fruition, as it brings economic benefits to the whole country, says a report published in the Global Times on Friday. On the controversial topic of Beijing's strategic intent toward the CPEC, a flagship 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Six terrorists nabbed from different areas of Balochistan

QUETTA: Security forces Friday arrested six terrorists involved in targeting teams of polio workers and the police force from different areas of Balochistan, Geo News reported while citing ISPR statement. Intelligence-based operations conducted in Chaman, Sariab and Pishin as part of the countrywide Operation Raddul Fasaad led to the arrest of terrorists 1

April 13, 2018 12:00 AM Prince Salman meets Spain’s king as warship sale mooted

MADRID: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince held talks with Spain’s King Felipe VI on Thursday during an official visit to the country which coincides with negotiations to sell Spanish warships to the oil-rich kingdom. The king met with Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who serves as defence minister and also controls economic policy for the world’s top oil exporter 4