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Blair announces return to British politics to fight Brexit

Blair announces return to British politics to fight Brexit

AFP LONDON:  Former British prime minister Tony Blair said on Monday he was plunging back into domestic politics in order to fight against Brexit. Blair, who led the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007, will not be standing in the June 8 general election. But he said he wanted to build a political movement to […]

Power Rangers make their cinematic return with reboot

Power Rangers make their cinematic return with reboot

The latest reboot of the 1990s Power Rangers children’s television series held its world premiere in Los Angeles on Wednesday night. Directed by Dean Israelite, the film tells the backstories of the five teenage characters – a misfit, a loner, a school bully, an intellectual and a drop-out – and their transformation into action heroes. […]

Sharjeel Memon released after arrest on return to Pakistan

Sharjeel Memon released after arrest on return to Pakistan

Sharjeel Memon released after arrest on return to Pakistan Agency NAB officials arrest the former minister at Islamabad airport. —DawnNews Former provincial information minister Sharjeel Inam Memon concluded his almost two years long self-imposed exile and returned to Pakistan, where he was arrested and later released on late Saturday night, reported DawnNews. The former minister […]

Turkey says Dutch envoy should not return ‘for some time’

Turkey says Dutch envoy should not return ‘for some time’

Turkey says Dutch envoy should not return ‘for some time’ By Reuters Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrives at the Metz-Nancy-Lorraine airport in Goin near Metz, Eastern France, March 11, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS ANKARA: The Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Saturday it does not want the Dutch ambassador to Turkey to return “for some time”, as […]

Nine stranded Pakistani sailors return from Egypt

Nine stranded Pakistani sailors return from Egypt

KARACHI: Nine Pakistani sailors stranded onboard the Kuwaiti cargo ship near the port of Suez returned home on early Friday morning. The sailors after arriving at Jinnah International airport expressed their gratitude to the Pakistani Embassy for executing preparations for their repatriation. The captain of the ship was not able to return with the crew […]

Three more Pakistani sailors stranded on ship in Egypt return home

Three more Pakistani sailors stranded on ship in Egypt return home

Another three sailors of the 17 Pakistani crew members stuck on a ship anchored in Egypt’s Suez Canal for at least three months returned home on Thursday. The workers had been stranded abroad for months after the Egyptian government had reportedly confiscated their passports. A few weeks earlier, four amongst those stranded had returned to […]

Raisani, Majeed to return Rs2bn in NAB plea bargain

Raisani, Majeed to return Rs2bn in NAB plea bargain

QUETTA: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday accepted a request for plea bargain by former finance secretary Balochistan Mushtaq Raisani, who faces charges of massive financial embezzlement. Raisani was apprehended in May, this year, during a raid on offices of the finance department at Quetta Civil Secretariat, after over Rs650 million in cash including […]

Bilawal Bhutto announces return of Zardari in Pakistan

Bilawal Bhutto announces return of Zardari in Pakistan

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday announced that former president Asif Ali Zardari will return to Pakistan on Dec 23. Bilawal Bhutto was speaking to media, where he said that now his party has started to play the role of ‘real opposition’. Over the subject of former president Zardari’s return, Bilawal […]