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DEFENCE DAY OF PAKISTAN: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari for 1965-spirit, unity to defeat terrorism

DEFENCE DAY OF PAKISTAN: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari for 1965-spirit, unity to defeat terrorism

KARACHI, Sept 5: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the nation needs the same spirit and unity we displayed in 1965 war to defeat the current threats to the country in the form of extremism and terrorism. In his message on the eve of Defence Day, the PPP Chairman said that […]

Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto message on World Press Freedom Day

Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto message on World Press Freedom Day

KARACHI, May 2: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that any attempt for gagging freedom of press would be tantamount to weaken democracy and encourage discrimination and disparity in the society. In his message on the World Press Freedom Day, PPP Chairman said that PPP was the pioneer of the struggle for press freedom […]

Karachi braves another hot day as mercury shoots to 42°C

Karachi braves another hot day as mercury shoots to 42°C

KARACHI: As Karachi continued to sizzle at 42 degrees centigrade, hot and dry weather gripped entire Sindh on Tuesday with Dadu and Nawabshah becoming the hottest places in the country where the mercury rose to 46 degrees Celsius. While no heatstroke case was reported in Karachi, some 22 people fell unconscious in various areas of […]

Market watch: KSE-100 plunges close to 500 points in intra-day trading

Market watch: KSE-100 plunges close to 500 points in intra-day trading

Market watch: KSE-100 plunges close to 500 points in intra-day trading By NEWS DESK KARACHI: The stock market recouped some of the losses as investors bought shares on dips after offloading in the final hour on rumours of Panama Papers case verdict that caused a decline of almost 500 points. At close, the Pakistan Stock Exchange’s […]

Islamabad High Court bars Valentine’s Day celebration in public spaces

Islamabad High Court bars Valentine’s Day celebration in public spaces

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday prohibited the celebration of Valentine’s Day in public spaces and government offices across the country ‘with immediate effect’. A day before Valentine’s Day, the Federal Ministry of Information, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) and the Islamabad High Commission were told by Justice Shaukat Aziz, who was hearing […]

Nurses’ protest against non-provision of allowance enters second day in Karachi

Nurses’ protest against non-provision of allowance enters second day in Karachi

KARACHI (Yes News) – Nurses from several government hospitals in Karachi continued to protest non-provision of allowance on second day (Wednesday). The nurses are demanding to equal their pay and allowance with that of Punjab. The protesters also seek provision of health allowance, risk allowance and time scale promotion. Additional Secretary Health, Aslam Pechuho tried to […]

Japan doll maker offers mini Trump ahead of Girls Day holiday

Japan doll maker offers mini Trump ahead of Girls Day holiday

TOKYO (Reuters) – A traditional Japanese doll modeled after U.S. President Donald Trump has raised eyebrows among some Tokyo shoppers ahead of “Girls Day”, a holiday meant to celebrate the health and happiness of girls. The Trump doll, clad in a gold and black kimono with a golden-haired head, was unveiled on Thursday by Kyugetsu […]

‘They’re gonna kill me one day,’ Michael Jackson had told his daughter

‘They’re gonna kill me one day,’ Michael Jackson had told his daughter

2009 witnessed a historic moment when singing sensation Michael Jackson lost his life due to heart failure. Seven years later, his daughter Paris Jackson opens up about his death in an exclusive interview with Rolling Stone. “They always say, ‘Time heals,’” she says. “But it really doesn’t. You just get used to it. I live […]

Fates of Imran, Jehangir Tareen will be decided on same day: CEC

Fates of Imran, Jehangir Tareen will be decided on same day: CEC

ISLAMABAD: The Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) said on Thursday that fates of Imran Khan and Jehnagir Tareen will be decided on the same day. The CEC said that verdict on references for disqualification of Tareen and Imran Khan will be announced together. He was hearing disqualification references against the two politicians today. The hearing was […]

MESSAGE FROM PRIME MINISTER OF ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN MUHAMMAD NAWAZ SHARIF ON THE OCCASION OF MINORITIES DAY, 11TH AUGUST 2016

MESSAGE FROM PRIME MINISTER OF ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN MUHAMMAD NAWAZ SHARIF ON THE OCCASION OF MINORITIES DAY, 11TH AUGUST 2016

“The observance of “Minorities Day” is an occasion to recognize the role of minorities in nation building and renew our commitment to protect their rights and promote national harmony amongst the followers of diverse faiths. It is also time to remember the great sacrifices rendered by minorities living in Pakistan and to be sensitized to […]