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June 24, 2018 2:05 AM Pakistani prisoner returns from India after 11 years

SIALKOT: Muhammad Yaseen received a warm welcome upon his arrival at his native village of Chaahal in Pasrur tehsil on Saturday after 11 years of detention in an Indian jail. In 2007, Yaseen had mistakenly crossed into Indian territory via the Sialkot Working Boundary and was apprehended by the Indian Border Security Force (BSF). For next 11 years, Yaseen

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Bilawal inherited assets from family, clarifies PPP

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has submitted income tax returns of the last three years with his nomination papers and all the properties and businesses declared by him have been inherited from his family. This was stated by Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar, spokesman to the PPP Chairman, while reacting to reports

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM FO contacts US State Dept over ‘mistreatment’ of Dr Aafia

TEXAS/ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office (FO) of Pakistan has contacted the United States State Department over alleged mistreatment of Dr Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani scientist, imprisoned in a Texas prison. The State Department, through its spokesperson, confirmed that Pakistani made a contact over alleged mistreatment of Dr Aafia, who is imprisoned at the Federal

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Lahore Race Club hosts six races today

LAHORE: Six races of Fantastic Plate have been scheduled to be held at the Lahore Race Club on Sunday (today). All the races of class seven in various divisions are of 900 metres run with the pundits’ belief would be won by Successful, Queen Esmeralda, Manu Jutt, Power of Dream, Bajwa Choice, Atlantic Prince respectively. The first race of division 5 have 10 ponies

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM England seek trusty lieutenants to captain Kane

REPINO, Russia: Handed a winning start for the first time in a major tournament for 12 years by captain Harry Kane’s injury-time winner against Tunisia, England can look forward to Sunday’s meeting with Panama with a rare sense of World Cup calm. A two-time Premier League Golden Boot winner, Kane banished any remaining doubts over his ability to perform

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Ex-Vatican diplomat found guilty of possessing child pornography

VATICAN CITY: A Vatican court on Saturday sentenced a Catholic priest to five years in jail for possessing child pornography while he was based in the United States as a diplomat. Carlo Alberto Capella will serve time in the small jail inside the Vatican police force headquarters, the Vatican said. The trial lasted two days and Capella admitted at the first

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM S Korea ex-PM dies at 92

SEOUL: Kim Jong-pil, founder of South Korea’s once-infamous spy agency and former prime minister, died Saturday in Seoul, his aide said. He was 92 years old, and is believed to have died of natural causes. Kim was once a top figure in South Korean conservative politics, and along with former presidents Kim Young-sam and Kim Dae-jung, is considered one of the country

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Erdogan, rival Ince trade blows on eve of crunch Turkey polls

ISTANBUL: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his main rival Muharrem Ince on Saturday traded blows in mass rallies on the final day of campaigning for Turkey´s most fiercely contested elections in years. Turks vote on Sunday in snap twin presidential and parliamentary elections called by Erdogan one-and-a-half years ahead of schedule, with the president

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Measures proposed to reduce pending audit cases

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) was urged to speed up settlement of audit cases that piled up to more than one million. Pakistan Tax Bar Association (PTBA), in a letter to FBR Chairman Tariq Mahmood Pasha, stressed the need for disposal of cases automatically selected for audit under Section 214D of the Income Tax Ordinance 2001 for tax years

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM Refugee returns to Syria must be coordinated with UN: Merkel

BEIRUT: The return of Syrian refugees to their homeland can only happen in coordination with the United Nations, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday during her two-day visit to Lebanon. Refugee returns have been a hot-button issue in Lebanon, a small country that has the world´s highest number of refugees per capita. "We want to contribute