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December 2, 2018 11:03 AM Kaptaan's govt won't last long, says Zardari

Former president of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari said on Sunday that it seems to him that Imran Khan's government won't last long. Speaking at Pakistan People's Party rally in Nawaz Abad area of Sadiqabad district, he said they (PTI) can neither run the government nor the economy. He said since the world has developed and the truth no longer can be hidden 3

November 26, 2018 12:00 AM Violent protests haunt France

PARIS: Faced with violent anti-government protests in Paris, French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday will announce new measures in an attempt to rally support for environment-friendly tax increases. Paris was counting the cost of clashes between police and demonstrators on Sunday on the Champs-Elysees where barricades were set on fire, luxury shop windows 1

November 25, 2018 12:00 AM Ailing Mugabe now unable to walk

ZVIMBA, Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe’s ex-leader Robert Mugabe is in Singapore for medical care and now unable to walk because of ill health and old age, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday. Mnangagwa told his ZANU-PF party supporters at a rally that the 94-year-old Mugabe had been receiving medical care in Singapore for the past two months. "He (Mugabe)

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM Lawyers strike enters 10th day

FAISALABAD: The strike of lawyers for the establishment of a Lahore High Court Bench in Faisalabad entered the 10th day on Friday. The District Bar Association members took out a rally from the protest camp established at the main road of district courts. After marching through Kutchery Bazaar, they staged a demonstration. Addressing the lawyers, DBA president 2

November 23, 2018 7:07 PM TLP head Khadim Hussain Rizvi arrested

LAHORE: Khadim Hussain Rizvi, the chief of the politico-religious Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) party, was taken into custody from his residence in Lahore on Friday evening. The arrest comes two days before TLP's plans to hold a rally in Rawalpindi's Liaquat Bagh on November 25. According to Geo, law enforcers carried out an operation on Multan Road in Lahore

November 17, 2018 12:00 AM JUI-S rally demands arrest of Sami’s killers

NOWSHERA: The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Sami (JUI-S) activists on Friday took out a protest rally in Akora Khattak against the killing of party chief Maulana Samiul Haq. Led by JUI-S acting chief Maulana Hamidul Haq, Maulana Anwarul Haq, Maulana Syed Muhammad Yousaf Shah, Maulana Irfanul Haq Haqqani and others, the protesters were carrying banners and placards 4

November 5, 2018 1:42 AM JI announces countrywide march

KARACHI: Jamaat-i-Islami chief Senator Siraj-ul-Haq announced on Sunday a “Tehreek-i-Hurmat-i-Rasool’ march that would begin from Karachi and end in Chitral. Speaking at a rally here at Hasan Square, he appealed to all religious parties to unite on a single point agenda for ‘Hurmat-i-Rasool’. Chanting slogans against the acquittal of Aasia Bibi in a blasphemy 11 1

October 31, 2018 12:00 AM Giant rally backs ousted Sri Lankan PM

COLOMBO: Tens of thousands of supporters of sacked prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe blocked roads in Sri Lanka’s capital on Tuesday, stepping up a showdown with the country’s newly appointed leader — a former strongman accused of grave rights abuses. Wickremesinghe left his official residence for the first time since Friday to condemn President Maithripala 2

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Karak journalists protest Sohail Khan’s murder

KARAK: Local journalists staged a protest rally against the killing of Sohail Khan, a journalist, in Haripur district. The demonstrators, led by the president of the Karak Press Club Khalid Khattak, marched from the district council hall up to the press club here on Saturday. The speakers on the occasion condemned the killing of the journalist and expressed 6

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Tirawat wins CNS Open Golf crown

KARACHI: Tirawat Kaews-iribandit of Thailand put together a flawless display of golf as he carded a final-round three-under-par 69 to win the US$300,000 UMA CNS Open Golf Championship on Sunday. The 28-year-old Tirawat enjoyed a bogey-free round that was highlighted by birdies on the third, eighth and 11th. He signed for a 12-under-par 276 total to win his maiden 4