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September 25, 2018 4:31 PM Bilawal surprised over arrest warrants for journalist on treason charges

Karachi: Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has expressed surprise and dismay on issuance of arrest warrants for English daily journalist on treason charges by the Lahore High Court. “Treating Mr Almeida like he is a criminal and trying him for treason no less is shocking! This adds on to the perception that media is under

September 25, 2018 12:20 PM Second phase of plantation drive in January: Amin Aslam

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam Tuesday said that initial response to our tree plantation drive "Plant4Pakistan" was phenomenal, People from all walks of life participated in plantation drive. It was more encouraging that youth of Pakistan participated in this initiative. "We initially set the target of 1.5 million

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Aramco Trading aims for 50pc rise in oil trade volume in 2020

SINGAPORE: Saudi´s Aramco Trading Company (ATC) expects to increase its oil trading volume to 6 million barrels per day (bpd) in 2020, 50 percent higher than current levels, the company´s top official said on Monday. "Currently, we´re at 4 million barrels per day and with expansion I think our target is 6 million barrels per day," President and Chief

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Japanese apparel firm plans outsourcing from Pakistan

KARACHI: A world famous apparel brand Uniqlo plans to outsource textile garments from three Pakistani companies for its more than 3,000 outlets worldwide, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Uniqlo Inc – a subsidiary of Japanese retail holding company Fast Retailing Inc. – has planned joint venture with three local companies, which would

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Kane admits he has been below par for Tottenham

LONDON: Harry Kane admits he has fallen below his own high standards this season but said he welcomes the intense public scrutiny of his game. The Tottenham striker ended a five-game goalless run for club and country when he put his side ahead from the penalty spot in a 2-1 win at Brighton — a result that also ended a three-game losing streak for Spurs

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM New US envoy to Pakistan assumes charge

ISLAMABAD: The new US diplomat to Pakistan Paul Jones began his assignment as the Chargé d’Affaires at the United States Embassy Monday with a resolve to work with the new government of Pakistan. "Ambassador Jones will lead the United States Mission in Pakistan in its ongoing efforts to deepen the connections between the Pakistani and American people

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Nation to stand by army if India imposes war: Rabbani

ISLAMABAD: Responding to Indian COAS Bipin Rawat’s threatening statement, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)’s Senator Raza Rabbani on Monday said that the whole nation will stand with army to defend its motherland if India imposes war upon Pakistan. During his speech in Senate, the senior PPP leader said that he condemns the Indian COAS’ ‘unacceptable’ statement

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Mudslide kills mother, three daughters in Landikotal

LANDIKOTAL: A 40-year-old woman and her three daughters were killed after they were buried alive under a heap of mud in Mukhtarkhel area of Landikotal subdivision, sources said on Monday. The sources said that the incident happened when wife of one Sikandar and three of her young daughters were digging mud to use it for repairing their mud-home. A resident

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM QWP leader opposes introduction of new LG system

PESHAWAR: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) provincial Chairman Sikandar Sherpao on Monday opposed the introduction of a new local government system and termed it interference in the affairs of provincial assemblies. Addressing a meeting of party workers at Watan Kor here, he said the move was against the spirit of the 18th Constitutional Amendment. He said the proposed

September 24, 2018 12:31 PM NAB launches probe into Khursheed Shah’s assets

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) wrath fell on Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah on Monday to probe assets that are beyond his income’s competency. NAB Sukkur has approached related institutions and sought details of Shah’s assets, according to sources. The regulatory body has also targeted the PPP leader’s son and son-in-law