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October 20, 2018 12:00 AM Shahbaz telling lies, not asked to become approver: Pervaiz Elahi

LAHORE: Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi has challenged the claims made by leader of the opposition in National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif that National Accountability Bureau (NAB) was pressurising him for becoming an approver against Khwaja Asif MNA in Nandipur power plant corruption case. Talking to the media, Pervaiz Elahi said: “Shahbaz

October 9, 2018 8:53 PM Six years after attack, Malala's mission still going strong

Today marks the six year anniversary of the attack on Pakistan’s activist for female education Malala Yousafzai in Swat, 2012. The youngest Nobel Laureate’s struggle and strength to stand back up on her feet after returning from a near-death experience, was lauded by her father Ziauddin Yousafzai on Twitter who went on to express his pride and joy at watching

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM NAB list of Dar’s properties: 17 out of 25 properties donated or sold out

ISLAMABAD: Seventeen out of a total of 25 properties of former finance minister Ishaq Dar which the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) wants to seize have either been donated or sold out by Dar. All of these properties were declared with the Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR) along with the details of source of income to acquire them. Dar family shared 1

October 1, 2018 9:36 AM Daily horoscope for Monday, October 1, 2018

Ego battles with bosses and authority figures are likely today, because you feel highly independent t. (In truth, Aries people don’t like to be told what to do.) Quarrels about secrets or something that was hidden from you might erupt today. You are probably dealing with someone who refuses to help you, which is why you are upset. Quarrels with others 5

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Four ministers from Thai’s army govt launch party ahead of polls

BANGKOK: Four ministers from Thailand´s military government launched a new political party on Saturday, amid speculation they will back Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha to remain in power beyond a general election promised by May. May next year is the most recent deadline Prayuth´s junta has set for a vote its critics hope will return Thailand to civilian

September 28, 2018 12:00 AM Germany beat Turkey for right to host Euro 2024

NYON, Switzerland: Germany on Thursday won the race to host the 2024 European Championship as UEFA backed a bid seen as safer than a rival proposal from Turkey.Politics, national unity and respect for human rights in Turkey emerged as key themes in the campaign to host Europe’s premier international football event. In the end the result was not close 1

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM PPP leader opposes anti-govt drive

TIMERGARA: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) central leader and president PPP Punjab Qamar Zaman Kaira on Sunday said his party won't become part of any anti-government movement. Speaking at a news conference here, he said the PPP did not believe in politics of violent protests. He said no government can perform in mere 100 days and added that the new setup

September 19, 2018 6:54 AM Kevin Pietersen extends felicitations to Zulfi Bukhari

The appointment of Sayed Zulfikar Abbas Bukhari, also known as Zulfi Bukhari, as PM Imran Khan’s special assistant on Overseas Pakistanis is being regarded as a beacon of hope as a barrage of felicitations from around the world have been extended ever since. After being congratulated by actress Sanam Saeed, former cricket legend Wasim Akram and British 5

September 18, 2018 12:00 AM Spain’s PM vows to reform constitution

MADRID: Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez vowed on Monday to reform the constitution to end judicial privileges enjoyed by politicians, judges, royals and other top officials which can shield them from corruption charges. The Socialist prime minister said the measure was needed "to restore people’s confidence in politics" in a country which has been rocked

September 5, 2018 12:00 AM NA speaker calls for steps to ensure women’s rights

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser on Tuesday said it’s high time to recognise the meaningful role of women and take substantial steps for ensuring equal participation of women by accepting the fact that the Constitution of Pakistan promises dignity, freedom and equality to all citizens and forbids discrimination on the basis of gender 1