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January 14, 2019 12:14 PM Sharif family woman takes a shot at PTI

After Maryam Nawaz another Sharif Family woman appears to be readying to enter the world of politics. Zainab Suleman, daughter-in-law of Shahbaz Sharif, has started commenting on political issues on social media in tweets targeting rival Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. Quoting from a newspaper column she taunted: “Fiaz ul Hassan Chauhan will face off Miftah 3

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM New alliance increases pressure on India’s ruling party

LUCKNOW: Two regional parties that were former bitter rivals announced an unlikely alliance Saturday to fight Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling Hindu nationalist party in a looming general election. The Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) — key players in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh — said they would set aside their 2

December 23, 2018 12:00 AM Only Fawad Ch can do politics over bodies: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb on Saturday criticised Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry’s tweet and said only he could do politics over bodies. Criticising Chaudhry’s tweet on the death of former Sargodha University official Mian Javed, Marriyum said, “Only Fawad Chaudhry can do politics over a body. “Such a statement 6

December 22, 2018 12:00 AM Russia probes BBC after British regulator warns RT

MOSCOW: Russia’s broadcasting watchdog on Friday said it was probing the BBC in retaliation after a British regulator said Kremlin-funded RT television broke broadcasting standards. The crackdown on the BBC is the latest in a series of tit-for-tat moves as RT, which aims to give Russia’s view on international events, wrangles with media regulators in the West. The Roskomnadzor 6

December 13, 2018 2:07 PM PPP's Shaukat Basra jumps ship, joins PTI

PPP leader and former MPA from south Punjab, Shaukat Basra announced his departure from the party on Thursday, having joined hands with the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf. The announcement followed a meeting with PTI stalwart Jahangir Khan Tareen who extended an invitation to the politician to join the party. Later, having made his decision, Basra met with Prime 7

December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Albanian students revolt over tuition costs

TIRANA: Thousands of Albanian university students took to Tirana’s streets on Tuesday for their biggest show of strength yet in a protest movement demanding lower tuition fees and more investment in public education. The protests, which kicked off last week, are the biggest mobilisation of university students since demonstrations in 1990 against the former 4

December 9, 2018 5:33 AM Daily Horoscope For Sunday, December 9, 2018

Avoid power struggles with family members today, especially parents, even though you’re super-enthusiastic about vacations, sports or something having to do with children. Easy does it. Scuffles with others that are really power struggles might occur today. This could be because you are enthusiastic about a family situation or something that has to do with real estate 15

December 5, 2018 12:00 AM Earth needs climate ‘reality check’, space pioneer warns

KATOWICE, Poland: The world needs a "reality check" on the threat posed by climate change, Nasa astronaut Mae Jemison said on Tuesday at a UN summit to chart mankind’s path away from runaway global warming. Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, brought a little galactic perspective to the COP24 talks in Poland, calling on delegates from nearly 9

December 3, 2018 1:56 AM Struggle for rights to continue, says Achakzai

QUETTA: Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) chairman Meh­mood Khan Achakzai has said that his party will continue its peaceful struggle for protection of people’s constitutional and dem­­­ocratic rights. Speaking at a public meeting held here on Sunday to commemorate the 45th death anniversary of Khan Abdul Samad Khan Achakzai, he said: “This is our country 11

December 3, 2018 12:00 AM All about ‘The Donkey King’ — biggest-ever box office hit

The Donkey King, the first-ever animated movie by Geo Films and Talisman Animation Studios, was released countrywide on October 13. The movie has been produced with utmost expertise for children in Pakistan and those blessed with a childlike heart. It has proved to be great entertaining flick for people of all age groups. Earlier, it was an impression 20 1