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India likens cryptocurrencies ..

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s finance ministry on Friday c...

2017 in review: Dirty politics..

2017 started off looking bright, but then turned into a dark...

Rising prevalence of ATM fraud

THE recent ATM card skimming incident is a wake-up call for ...

ANALYSIS: Jerusalem and the re..

Pakistan has been upright and principled in slamming US Pres...

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2017 in review: Dirty politics..

2017 started off looking bright, but then turned into a dark year for Pakistan’s economy. Usman Hayat The year 2017 started on a positive note. Economy ...

January 1, 2018 at 12:33 pm | News Desk

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ANALYSIS: Jerusalem and the re..

Pakistan has been upright and principled in slamming US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. What happens next, however...

December 8, 2017 at 4:22 pm | News Desk

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Dr Asim’s name to be str..

ISLAMABAD (November 16, 2017) The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the Interior Ministry to strike PPP leader Dr Asim Hussain's name off the Exit Control List ...

November 16, 2017 at 12:12 pm | News Desk

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No change in Pakistan’s ..

BRUSSELS: The commander of the NATO forces in Afghanistan, US Army Gen. John Nicholson, said Thursday that Pakistan had not changed its behaviour since Presiden...

November 10, 2017 at 2:27 pm | News Desk

FILE PHOTO: A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens are displayed in this picture illustration taken December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration/File Photo

India likens cryptocurrencies ..

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s finance ministry on Friday cautioned investors about the risks of trading in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, saying digital cu...

January 1, 2018 at 12:56 pm | News Desk

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Rising prevalence of ATM fraud

THE recent ATM card skimming incident is a wake-up call for banks in Pakistan to ensure their customer’s data security against all possible threats. The ce...

December 12, 2017 at 2:36 pm | News Desk

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ANALYSIS: Jerusalem and the re..

Pakistan has been upright and principled in slamming US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. What happens next, however...

December 8, 2017 at 4:22 pm | News Desk

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Pakistan allows Indian spy Jad..

The Foreign Office announced on Friday that the mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav have been given permission to visit the Indian spy in Pakistan. During t...

December 8, 2017 at 4:14 pm | News Desk

FILE PHOTO: A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens are displayed in this picture illustration taken December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration/File Photo

India likens cryptocurrencies ..

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s finance ministry on Friday cautioned investors about the risks of trading in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, saying digital cu...

January 1, 2018 at 12:56 pm | News Desk

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2017 in review: Dirty politics..

2017 started off looking bright, but then turned into a dark year for Pakistan’s economy. Usman Hayat The year 2017 started on a positive note. Economy ...

January 1, 2018 at 12:33 pm | News Desk

ATM

Rising prevalence of ATM fraud

THE recent ATM card skimming incident is a wake-up call for banks in Pakistan to ensure their customer’s data security against all possible threats. The ce...

December 12, 2017 at 2:36 pm | News Desk

FILE PHOTO: Britain's and European Union flags are hung outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium December 4, 2017.  REUTERS/Yves Herman

No Brexit deal worst-case scen..

LONDON: Britain will fail to agree on a free trade deal with the EU before it plans to leave the bloc in 2019 and should seek a transition period to avoid a wor...

December 7, 2017 at 3:58 pm | News Desk

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U.S. Energy Department announc..

Department of Energy Assistant Secretary for International Affairs Jonathan Elkind joined Pakistan’s Ministry of Planning, Development, and Reform, the Minist...

February 10, 2016 at 10:50 am | News Desk

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Pakistan have a huge potential..

A US Energy expert delegation led by Mr. Jonathan Elkind Advisor to US Mission on Energy met Minister for Water and Power Khwaja Muhammad Asif in his office in ...

February 9, 2016 at 5:13 pm | News Desk

Neuclear

Nuclear Power Generation: Opti..

Pakistan’s construction of two nuclear reactors with the help of China has created media hype in Western capitals. The two reactors, each having a capacity to...

June 10, 2015 at 1:01 am | News Desk

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Light and Darkness

Zafar Aziz Chaudhry However hard I have tried not to worry about the frequent power outages which have assaulted us with redoubled vigour these days, and...

September 18, 2014 at 2:45 am | News Desk

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Govt’s export deal to revive..

Patron Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders Shahid Rasheed Butt on Sunday lauded the government for 4-year rice export deal with Indonesia which will bailout the ...

February 8, 2016 at 11:57 am | News Desk

LAHORE: May 04 – Farmers busy in harvesting the wheat in their field during the hot day in Provincial Capital City. APP photo by Rana Imran

Weaknesses in agriculture stru..

President Society Watch Khalid Mehmood on Saturday said weaknesses in the structure of agriculture is keeping this sector fragile which is a threat to GDP gro...

February 6, 2016 at 2:40 pm | News Desk

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Khairpur’s golden harves..

Although date palm is a developing industry in Pakistan, the country is already one of the largest producers of this fruit crop in the world. And in the busines...

July 2, 2015 at 10:56 am | News Desk

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Banks achieve 88pc agri credit..

KARACHI: Agriculture credit disbursement by banks increased by 31.40 per cent to Rs439.8 billion during the first 11 months (July-May) of the outgoing fiscal ye...

June 23, 2015 at 2:37 pm | News Desk

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Encroaching sea levels endange..

By Amar Guriro KARACHI, Pakistan, July 6 (News Lens Pakistan) -- From its start in the Himalayas, the Indus River flows almost 2,000 miles to the Arabian Sea...

July 6, 2015 at 3:25 pm | News Desk

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EU climate chief criticises UK..

The UK's decision to stop subsidising new onshore wind farms will make it harder to meet renewable energy targets, the EU's climate chief says. Miguel Arias ...

June 24, 2015 at 6:05 pm | News Desk

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Is Karachi experiencing climat..

KARACHI: Is Karachi experiencing climate change? Where is all this heat coming from? How can the heat kill people in hundreds? Baffled Karachiites are wondering...

June 24, 2015 at 4:04 pm | News Desk

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Pakistan: Provinces Pledge To ..

Under an agreement reached among provinces and federal government at a high-level national meeting on National Climate Change Policy Implementation Committee (N...

June 22, 2015 at 1:56 pm | News Desk

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Sleeping giants India ‘sink ..

NEW DELHI: India hit a new low with their “humiliating” loss to tiny Guam in World Cup qualifying, the country's media said Wednesday. India, once hailed...

June 17, 2015 at 6:24 pm | News Desk

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Asian Football general secreta..

KUALA LUMPUR: Asian Football Conference general secretary Alex Soosay has resigned, the regional body announced Wednesday, amid allegations he was involved in a...

June 17, 2015 at 6:21 pm | News Desk

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Thy street children, thy pride

New dawn for the street children footballers In April 2014, the street children from Pakistan had made the nation proud by finishing third and beating our east...

June 12, 2014 at 2:50 am | News Desk

Cricket

Has Pakistan Cricket Team got ..

By Dr Fawad Kaiser --  In cricket, a batsman nearing a century will frequently manifest signs of negotiating the aptly named ‘nervous nineties’ and he wou...

August 25, 2013 at 11:36 pm | News Desk

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New Suzuki Cultus Launch in Pa..

Pak-Suzuki, Pakistan’ largest auto manufacturer, has introduced the new Suzuki Cultus on April 22, 2017. The car in question is aimed to bring more diversity ...

April 22, 2017 at 4:05 pm | News Desk

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UWatch – Stay Connected With..

Ufone, Pakistan’s premier telecom operator, is primed to launch a first of its kind product that will bring parents some much needed peace of mind – the UWa...

February 6, 2016 at 12:01 pm | News Desk

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Using the Law of Creation to L..

Life is not something that simply happens to you. It happens for you and through you, only when you recognize and utilize its hands-on magic The fundamental L...

June 18, 2015 at 5:21 pm | News Desk

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launched..

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has been introduced in Pakistan. Famous showbiz icons like the Ali Zafar, Sajjad Ali, Hamza Ali Abbasi, Aysha Umer, QB etc gave breath-tak...

January 19, 2015 at 12:09 pm | News Desk

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August 29, 2015 at 12:06 pm | News Desk

Hatf IX (Nasr) is a Pakistani ballistic missile which can deliver a sub-kiloton nuclear warhead over a range of 60 km, or 37.3 miles. It is supposed to have en...

August 21, 2015 at 6:46 pm | News Desk

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) submitted before the Supreme Court a report containing details of 150 mega corruption cases against prominent parliamen...

August 21, 2015 at 6:14 pm | News Desk

Russian President Vladimir Putin is playing a very dangerous game. On July 4, while Americans celebrated Independence Day, a cinematic, tension-filled drama un...

August 21, 2015 at 6:05 pm | News Desk

An unnamed American diplomat told the Sunday Times in Britain that President Barack Obama “believes a peaceful Iran could be a bulwark against ISIS in the Mid...

August 21, 2015 at 5:59 pm | News Desk

China’s economic illness con..

When the US sneezes, an old saying goes, the world catches a...

Car sales surge ahead, cross 1..

Car manufacturers in Pakistan had a blissful 2014-15 as they...

Stabilizing Baluchistan

Born and raised as privileged individuals, it’s often the ...

Australian Government Looks to..

Looking from abroad at the statements of the Australian gove...

Modi-fication?

  Aakar Patel        Prime Minister Narendra ...

National Action Plan: An Evalu..

Miyamoto Musashi, a victorious Japanese swordsman wrote in h...

Pakistan: MQM Under Siege

Rana Banerji Not since Pakistan’s former Interior Minis...

Prisons across Pakistan

After the bloodied partition of United India, two new countr...

Donald Trump: The Democrats’..

Hillary Clinton’s campaign may not develop the sizzle the ...

Afgan-Pak: Why China is Playin..

Fanny Ragot Recently, a new strategic dialogue was held b...