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Sindh govt announces holiday on December 27 on BB’s death anniversary
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109 passengers released from hijacked Libyan plane
Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said a total of 109 passengers had been released from the hijacked Libyan plane which landed in Malta on Friday. Muscat said an initial group of 25 women and children released from the plane were quickly followed by nearly all of the 118 people... Read more
Momentum with Pakistan against weary Aussie bowlers
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Berlin truck attack suspect shot dead in Milan
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Rangers raid offices of Zardari’s close aide before his arrival
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Israel asked Trump to intervene to avert U.N. vote on settlements
The Israeli government asked President-elect Donald Trump to apply pressure to avert U.N. Security Council approval of a settlements resolution after it learned the Obama administration intended to allow the measure to pass, a senior Israeli official told Reuters on Thursday. Israeli officials contacted Trump’s transition team at a... Read more
Airbus seals deal with Iran for sale of 100 aircraft
Europe’s Airbus signed a firm contract on Thursday to sell 100 jets to IranAir, completing a return by Western plane giants and paving the way for deliveries to start next month, a year after sanctions against Iran were lifted. The deal took weeks of shuttling between Airbus headquarters in... Read more
Legendary Noor Jehan 16th death anniversary today
Pakistan’s legendary vocalist and actress Malika-e-Tarannum, Noor Jehan is being remembered on her 16th death anniversary today (Friday‚ December 23). Noor Jehan was renowned as one of the greatest and most influential singers of her time in South Asia and was given the honorific title of Malika-e-Tarannum. Noor Jehan’s real... Read more
DG ISI calls on PM Nawaz

DG ISI calls on PM Nawaz

Pakistan December 23, 2016 0

New appointed the Director General, Inter-Services Intelligence, Lieutenant General Naveed Mukhtar called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad and discussed overall security situation in the country. The DG ISI briefed the prime minister on the ongoing war on terror. This is the first formal meeting between the PM... Read more
Zardari, Bilawal attend Ishratul Ebad’s son Valima in Dubai
Former president Asif Ali Zardari, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, attended the valima ceremony of the son of ex-governor Sindh Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan in Dubai. Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah, Rehman Malik, Babar Awan, Owais Muzzaffar, Sharjeel Memon and other party leaders also attended the... Read more
Asif Ali Zardari arrives in Pakistan today
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman and Former president Asif Ali Zardari will arrive in Pakistan today (Friday). PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari announced that PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari would reach Karachi on Dec 23, 2016. Addressing a press conference in Karachi, he said that doctors had allowed Zardari... Read more
Syrian army announces victory in Aleppo
The Syrian army said it had retaken complete control of Aleppo on Thursday after the last rebel fighters were evacuated from the battered city, handing President Bashar al-Assad his biggest victory of the nearly six-year-old war. The military said it had brought “the return of safety and security to... Read more