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September 25, 2018 12:00 AM ‘CPEC go-slow policy against national interest’

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Secretary General Liaqat Baloch Monday said government’s go-slow policy regarding CPEC was harmful for national interests. He said during the last six months, the work on CPEC was negligible. The orange line train project in Lahore was also suffering from the same problem although billions of rupees had been spent on it. Liaqat

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM US, allied forces attacked in Somalia

WASHINGTON: United States and allied forces came under attack in Somalia, triggering an air strike which killed 18 Al-Shabaab militants, the US military said on Saturday. The incident occurred on Friday 50 kilometers (30 miles) northwest of Kismayo in the south of the Horn of Africa country where Somali commandos work side-by-side with the American forces 1

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM 20 injured as train derails near Attock

ATTOCK: At least 20 passengers were injured after nine wagons of the Peshawar-bound Khushhal Express derailed between Attock and Mianwali on Sunday, a spokesperson for Pakistan Railways told the Geo News. The Rail traffic was suspended after the incident which took place between the Sohan Bridge and Makhad Road railway stations. The spokesperson confirmed 4

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM China to help upgrade Karachi-Peshawar railway track

BEIJING: China has agreed to undertake work on rehabilitation and up-gradation of Karachi-Lahore Peshawar (ML-1) Railway Track (1,872kms) on fast-track basis. This is an important part of Pakistan-China Economic Corridor. National Railway Administration of China (NRAC) and the Ministry of Railways Pakistan have already done some initial work to this effect 3

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM 6 Kashmiri youths martyred in IHK

SRINAGAR/ISLAMABAD: In Held Kashmir (IHK) Indian troops in their fresh acts of state terrorism martyred six Kashmiri youth in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district Saturday. According to Kashmir Media Service the troops killed five youth identified as Gulzar Ahmed Padder, Faisal Ahmed Rathar, Zahid Ahmed Mir, Masroor Ahmed Maulvi and Zahoor Ahmed Lone during 2

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM PTF Council includes female duo to promote tennis among women

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) General Council that met in Islamabad Saturday has decided to include two female council members for the uplift of women tennis in the country. The meeting that was chaired by Salim Saifullah Khan, President PTF, has approved names of Maj-Gen Shahida Badshah (retd) and Mrs. Mahwish Chishti as the council members 3

September 15, 2018 7:57 PM Jobs provision to unemployed youth my mission: NA Speaker

ISLAMABAD: The Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that it is a mission of my life to provide jobs to the unemployed youth of the country. He expressed these views while talking to the Chief Executive of Huawei Company, who called on him at Speaker House Islamabad on Saturday, said a press release. Former Ambassador of People’s Republic of China 4

September 14, 2018 3:40 PM PM Imran inaugurates Mianwali-Rawalpindi Express

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday inaugurated Mianwali-Rawalpindi Express rail service in his home town. The prime minister said the government would spend more money to improve the railway services as the country's economy improves. He said the government also had plans to evacuate lands of Pakistan Railways that have been encroached in different 1

September 10, 2018 12:00 AM Diamer-Basha Dam: Funds to be collected in a year: PTI leader

ISLAMABAD: As overseas Pakistanis have assured support for the construction of Diamer-Bhasha dam, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leadership is expecting the required funds to be collected in a year. While speaking on Geo News show Naya Pakistan, PTI leader Iftikhar Durrani said the target would be met if it is considered a challenge that Pakistanis can also achieve 1

September 9, 2018 12:00 AM Family hide as London Tube train passes over them

LONDON: A mother and her child who fell onto the track on the London Underground narrowly avoided being hit by a train by hiding in a pit beneath the rails, police said on Saturday. The child´s father also took shelter as the train passed overhead, after jumping down to help them on Friday evening at Baker Street Tube station. "Amazingly none of them were seriously