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April 20, 2018 12:00 AM ‘US, Russian N-shift dangerous’

GENEVA: A recent shift in nuclear weapons policies in the United States and Russia, involving upgrades, modernisation and growing arsenals is as dangerous as North Korea’s nuclear threat, campaigners warned on Thursday. Beatrice Fihn, who heads the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), hailed an upcoming summit between the United 4

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM EU stands by allies over Syria strikes

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: European Council President Donald Tusk said Saturday the European Union stood by the United States, France and Britain over their air strikes in Syria after alleged chemical attacks by the Damascus regime. “Strikes by US, France and UK make it clear that Syrian regime together with Russia and Iran cannot continue this human tragedy 1

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM No intention to quit PPP: leader

PESHAWAR: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)’s former provincial President Anwar Saifullah Khan said on Saturday that he has no intention to quit the party despite having some concern with regard to the party’s affairs, In a brief statement from London, he said that he had conveyed his reservations personally to his party chairman, co-chairman and Faryal 4

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM ASWJ chief eulogises role of Pak Army

KOHAT: Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) head Maulana Ahmad Ludhianvi said on Saturday that his organisation always worked to spread the message of love and harmony. ASWJ activists from Kohat, Hangu, Karak and other areas attended the seminar in large numbers. Rah-e-Haq Party provincial leader Qari Obaidullah Haideri and others also spoke on the occasion 5

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM PML-N govt takes several steps to empower women, says Marriyum

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb says the PML-N government has taken a number of steps to empower women at the grassroots level. She was addressing a conference on ‘Women Day’ here Saturday organised by Chartered Accountants Association of Pakistan. She said in revised curriculum the topics of women empowerment and women 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi aims to pressure rival Iran at Arab League summit

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s push for a tough stand against its arch-rival Iran is expected to dominate an Arab League summit on Sunday as regional tensions grow over the wars in Syria and Yemen. The fate of Occupied al-Quds will also be on the summit’s agenda, as the United States prepares to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to the disputed city after declaring 1

April 13, 2018 9:29 AM Senate passes bill extending SC, PHC jurisdiction to FATA

ISLAMABAD: The Senate on Friday passed the bill extending jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and the Peshawar High court to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). The Supreme Court and High Court (Extension of Jurisdiction to Fata) Bill 2017 was presented in the upper house of the parliament by Senator Abdul Qadir Baloch, Geo News reported 2

April 13, 2018 7:27 AM Disqualification under Article 62 (1)(f) is for life but not applicable in my case: Jahangir Tareen

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Tareen, who was disqualified on December 15 last year by the Supreme Court under Article 62 (1)(f) of the Constitution, said that the apex court's Friday ruling on lifetime disqualification is "not applicable" in his case. In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court on Friday ruled that disqualification handed 1

April 7, 2018 12:00 AM South African paceman Steyn joins Hampshire

LONDON: South African pace bowler Dale Steyn has signed for Hampshire as he bids to return to fitness following a heel injury that forced him to miss the recent Test series against Australia. The 34-year-old will join the county in June and train ahead of South Africa’s tour of Sri Lanka, which starts in July. The plan is that he will return as the county’s 6

April 2, 2018 6:02 PM Roadside feud between groups kills 3 in Quetta

QUETTA: Three persons on Monday were killed during a massive crossfire between two armed groups at Qambrani Road. A roadside scuffle between two groups brought guns into grip which pulled a gory counterstrike between the parties at Qambrani Road, Geo news reported. Three men were killed succumbed to bullet wounds and three other were reportedly injured 4