Actor Vasay Chaudhry steps down from Punjab Cultural Advisory Council

Posted In: News Date:Jan 14th, 2019

Vasay Chaudhry has become rather popular courtesy the Jawani Phir Nahi Ani franchise. And he had been using his popularity to try and make a difference by being a part of the Punjab Cultural Adviso ...

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Zayed Sustainability Prize winners announced in Abu Dhabi

Posted In: News Date:Jan 14th, 2019

Abu Dhabi: In recognition for their work in improving people’s lives, the winners for the Zayed Sustainability Prize were honoured on Monday during a ceremony held in Abu Dhabi as part of Abu ...

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KSA will invest $10bn in Gwadar, petroleum minister reiterates

Posted In: News Date:Jan 14th, 2019

Saudi Arabia will invest $10 billion in Gwadar, Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan reiterated on Monday while talking to media upon his return from the Indian Ocean port.

“Saudi Ar ...

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Wilson-Raybould moved to Veterans Affairs, Lametti named justice minister in Trudeau cabinet shuffle

Posted In: News Date:Jan 14th, 2019

Montreal MP David Lametti is Canada's new justice minister, taking over from Jody Wilson-Raybould, who was moved to Veterans Affairs Canada in this morning's cabinet shuffle.

Lametti is one ...

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AB de Villiers confirms Pakistan visit for PSL 2019

Posted In: News Date:Jan 14th, 2019

LAHORE: With just one month to go for the start of the Pakistan Super League 2019, South African star and former captain AB de Villiers has confirmed he will tour Pakistan for the Lahore Qalandars& ...

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Iranian Oil Heads to Korea After Months of Trump-Induced Lockout

Posted In: News Date:Jan 14th, 2019

Shipments are resuming after South Korea, along with some other buyers, managed to secure waivers from the U.S. to continue buying Iranian oil even after American sanctions on the Islamic Republic ...

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Trump and PM Khan 'may find some sort of common ground' during meeting: ex-US envoy Munter

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

Former United States ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter on Sunday said President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Imran Khan "may find some sort of common ground" if and when a meeting is held be ...

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Pakistani dramas should be aired in India: Javed Akhtar

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

Veteran poet, lyricist and screenwriter Javed Akhtar says that restricting art in the name of culture damage is wrong and such things should not happen, neither in Pakistan nor India, reported Time ...

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Celebrated TV actor and writer Safia Khairi passes away

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

Television actor and writer Safia Khairi passed away in Karachi on Saturday at the age of 86.

Khairi was a popular figure in Karachi’s social, literary and artistic circles.

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Iran summons Polish diplomat over planned 'anti-Iranian' Warsaw conference

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

The Iranian Foreign Ministry summoned Poland's Charge d'Affaires Wojciech Unolt on Sunday over an "anti-Iranian conference" that Warsaw is hosting, according to Iranian state media.

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Nawaz, Zardari’s political career ended, says Fawad Chaudhry

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

ISLAMABAD: Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on Sunday that the political careers of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari have come to an end.

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Sudan’s chief prosecutor says 24 killed in ongoing unrest

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

The Sudanese government says more than three weeks of anti-government protests has left 24 people dead. That's a casualty toll higher by five from the previous tally announced by authorities.

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China: 21 killed in coal mine accident in Shaanxi Province

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2019

Twenty-one workers were killed after a roof collapsed at a coal mine in northwestern China, state media reported on Sunday.

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Pompeo confident of US deal with Turkey to protect Kurds

Posted In: News Date:Jan 12th, 2019

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Despite Turkey's vows to the contrary, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday he was confident the two nations can agree on a way to protect U.S.-a ...

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German World War-era submarine wreck emerges off French coast

Posted In: News Date:Jan 12th, 2019

Paris: The wreck of a First World War German submarine is gradually resurfacing on a beach in northern French after decades of being buried in the sand.

Shifting sand off Wissant, near Cala ...

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