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Dawn: KARACHI: Actor and TV host NadeemJafri was robbed in Karachi's Gulshan-i-Iqbal neighbourhood on Thursday and has demanded security after the incident,...
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Dawn: KARACHI: Hit by a prolonged drought, the Hub dam has registered a slight increase in its level with the recent spells of rain but is still below the dead level, said a Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) official on Wednesday, hoping that the water...
Dawn: KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party has won 1,419 of the 1,814 seats reserved for youth, labour/peasants, women and non-Muslims in the local bodies elections in Sindh, while Muttahida Qaumi Movement and Pakistan Muslim League-Functional bagged 139 and 108...
Dawn: THE people of this city lost no time in getting back on their feet on Wednesday, a day after an audacious attack — blamed on the militant Islamic State group — on Ataturk Havalimani (Ataturk airport) left 41 people dead and over 200 injured. According to...
Indian Express: It took him seven years of tireless practice to master this art. (Source: YouTube grab) Having mastered the art of vocal percussion, he takes his listeners to a realm of disbelief. With his unique ability to translate musical compositions into sounds of a...
Dawn: THE enlightened sections of society have been shocked at the acquittal of two killers in the tribal area on the ground that local custom permitted ‘killing for honour’. The incident should be seen not only as a denial of the fundamental rights of the...
The Times of India: MUMBAI: Spaced apart by 99 days, the two big terror attacks of this year have targeted airports, first Brussels and then Istanbul forcing, for the first time since 9/11, a rethink of what aviation security should come to mean. Till now, it was synonymous with...
Public Technologies: (Source: SUNY Plattsburgh) SUNY Plattsburgh Announces Spring 2016 Dean's List 10:40am EDT, 28 Jun 2016 PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (June 28, 2016) - SUNY Plattsburgh has released the names of students who made the college's dean's list for spring 2016. To be eligible,...
The Miami Herald: I could claim to have grown up with tea, but it’s more truthful to say that, thanks to my dad’s job in the Foreign Service, I grew up around it without ever managing to pick up the habit. America is still catching up on tea, although, like the metric system,...
Deccan Chronicle: In his book Afghanistan-Pakistan-India: A Paradigm Shift, released recently at New Delhi’s Observer Research Foundation, Afghan ambassador to India Shaida Abdali writes: “The logic of Pakistan’s survival in its present form makes it necessary...
Press TV: Gunmen have ambushed army and police patrols in two separate attacks across the troubled southwestern Pakistan, killing at least eight soldiers, officials say. According to paramilitary spokesman, Khan Wasey, two gunmen on a motorcycle attacked Wednesday an...
The Economist: HIS father, Ghulam Farid Sabri, sang that way. His uncle, Maqbool Ahmed Sabri, sang that way. His ancestors had done so too, right back to the time of Mian Tansen, a...