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Taiwan Update: 18 Dead, 175 Injured In Train Derailment

Taiwan Update: 18 Dead, 175 Injured In Train Derailment

Taipei (October 22, 2018): 18 people died and 175 were injured when a train derailed in northeastern Taiwan on Sunday, authorities said, in the island’s worst rail disaster in more than three decades. Four carriages overturned in the crash, which ...

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PM Imran Strongly Condemns Innocent Killings In Kashmir

PM Imran Strongly Condemns Innocent Killings In Kashmir

Islamabad (October 22, 2018): Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned the new cycle of killings of innocent Kashmiris in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) by the Indian security forces. The PM’s statement was in response to the violence across the ...

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Spot Fixing: Australia And England Rejects Fresh Allegations

Spot Fixing: Australia And England Rejects Fresh Allegations

Sydney (October 22, 2018): Australia and England rejected fresh allegations about corruption in cricket by television news channel, which claimed there had been 26 spot-fixing incidents in 15 international matches. In a follow-up documentary to one aired earlier this year, ...

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LHC To Resume High Treason Case Against Nawaz, Khaqan

LHC To Resume High Treason Case Against Nawaz, Khaqan

Lahore (October 22, 2018): The Lahore High Court (LHC) today will resume hearing a high treason case against former prime ministers Nawaz Sharif and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today (Monday). A three-member LHC full bench headed by Justice Mazahar Ali Naqvi ...

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Turkey Vows To Reveal ´Naked Truth´ Over Khashoggi Death

Turkey Vows To Reveal ´Naked Truth´ Over Khashoggi Death

Turkey (October 22, 2018): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed to reveal within days the “naked truth” over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Riyadh said it did not know the whereabouts of his body and that ...

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Russian Army Contingent Arrives For Joint Training Exercises

Russian Army Contingent Arrives For Joint Training Exercises

Rawalpindi (October 22, 2018): A Russian Army Contingent has arrived in Pakistan to participate in Pak-Russia Joint Training Excercise ‘Druzhba-III’, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said in a statement Monday. Pakistan, Russia to hold military drills in Pabbi. “This ...

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Interior Ministry To Present New ECL Recommendations Today

Interior Ministry To Present New ECL Recommendations Today

Islamabad (October 22, 2018): The Ministry of Interior has drafted a series of recommendations in its bid to revamp the Exit Control List (ECL) that will be presented to the standing committee for approval on Monday. The ministry has recommended ...

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First Women T-20 Cricket Super League from Friday

First Women T-20 Cricket Super League from Friday

Peshawar (October 22, 2018): First Women T-20 Cricket Super League will be held on Friday at Arbab Niaz Stadium. It has been organized by Directorate of Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Eight teams including Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Karachi, Quetta, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Azad ...

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Rape Accused Flees Police Custody At LHC

Rape Accused Flees Police Custody At LHC

Lahore (October 22, 2018): A man accused of raping a 5-year old girl fled police custody at Lahore High Court (LHC) premises on Monday. The alleged rapist was to be produced before the court for furthering the legal proceedings. According ...

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Complete Shutdown Being Observed in Kashmir Today

Complete Shutdown Being Observed in Kashmir Today

Sri Nagar (October 22, 2018): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed today against the brutal killings of nine Kashmiri youth in Kulgam district. Call for the shutdown has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership, comprising Syed Ali ...

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PM Imran To Depart For Saudi Arabia Today

PM Imran To Depart For Saudi Arabia Today

Islamabad (October 22, 2018): Prime Minister Imran Khan is leaving for Saudi Arabia today to participate in ‘Future Investment Initiative’ conference beginning in Riyadh on Tuesday. The premier, who is visiting the kingdom on the special invitation of King Salman ...

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ECC Meeting To Be Held To Decide Power Tariff Today

ECC Meeting To Be Held To Decide Power Tariff Today

Islamabad (October 22, 2018): The government has called a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Monday, October 22, to take a decision on the electricity tariff increase it had deferred on Oct 16. Interestingly, ECC had already postponed ...

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India Crush West Indies By 8 Wickets In First ODI

India Crush West Indies By 8 Wickets In First ODI

Guwahati (October 21, 2018): India-Skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday hailed his partnership with Rohit Sharma after the pair hit centuries to lead India´s eight-wicket demolition of West Indies in the first one-day international in Guwahati. Kohli, who made 140, and ...

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19 Killed in DG Khan Road Accident

19 Killed in DG Khan Road Accident

Dera Ghazi Khan (October 21, 2018): At least 19 people were killed and several others sustained injuries in a traffic mishap that took place near Pull Ghazi Ghat, an area of Dera Ghazi Khan district on Sunday night. Thirty-five others ...

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Spot-fixing In 15 International Matches During 2011-12: Report

Spot-fixing In 15 International Matches During 2011-12: Report

Islamabad (October 21, 2018): A startling Al Jazeera report has revealed that 15 international cricket matches were alleged spot-fixed by players from England, Australia and Pakistan from 2011 to 2012. The Qatar-based news channel said it had evidence involving “two dozen ...

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ANP’s Salahuddin Wins PK-71 Against PTI’s Zulfiqar Khan

ANP’s Salahuddin Wins PK-71 Against PTI’s Zulfiqar Khan

Peshawar (October 21, 2018) Awami National Party (ANP) candidate Salahuddin has emerged the victor in PK-71 by getting 11, 257 votes against PTI’s Zulfiqar Khan who secured 9854 votes, according to results obtained from all 86 polling stations. The seat ...

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PML-N’s Amir Altaf Wins AJK Legislative Assembly Seat

PML-N’s Amir Altaf Wins AJK Legislative Assembly Seat

Rawalakot (October 21, 2018): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s Sardar Amir Altaf won the by-polls held on a vacant seat of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly on Sunday. According to unofficial and unconfirmed results of the 131 polling stations, PML-N’s Altaf ...

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I am Not A Beneficiary of NRO: Asif Zardari

I am Not A Beneficiary of NRO: Asif Zardari

Islamabad (October 21, 2018): Former president Asif Ali Zardari said that he has never been a beneficiary of the national reconciliation ordinance (NRO). “The last chief justice had nullified the NRO. So I had to contest the cases in courts,” ...

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Medical Report Confirms Brutal Torture on 11-year-old Kinza

Medical Report Confirms Brutal Torture on 11-year-old Kinza

Islamabad (October 21, 2018): A medical report on Sunday confirmed that 11-year-old Kinza—hired as domestic worker—was subjected to brutal and inhuman torture by her employers. As per details garnered, the minor girl went under in-depth medical examination at Rawalpindi’s Benazir ...

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West Indies Post 322 Against India in First ODI

West Indies Post 322 Against India in First ODI

Sports Desk (October 21, 2018): Batsman Shimron Hetmyer made 106 as West Indies posted 322 for eight in the first of five one-day internationals against India in Guwahati on Sunday. The tourists rode on Hetmyer´s 78-ball knock laced with 6 ...

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