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Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ leads Golden Globe noms with six

Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ leads Golden Globe noms with six

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – “Vice,” a biopic about Dick Cheney starring Christian Bale as the former US vice president, on Thursday earned the most Golden Globe nominations with six including best comedy film, as the race to the Oscars ramps up.The nominations, announced in the pre-dawn hours in California, are the first major bellwether of […]

Six power firms tasked with extra recovery of Rs82b

Six power firms tasked with extra recovery of Rs82b

ISLAMABAD: The Power Division has set 100% recovery target for current electricity bills and has also given the task of recovering old receivables for financial year 2018-19 to six distribution companies.This would bring an extra Rs82.2 billion and improve liquidity of the power sector, the Power Division said in a statement issued on Friday.The decisions were […]

Six Palestinians killed in clashes during Israel operation in Gaza

Six Palestinians killed in clashes during Israel operation in Gaza

GAZA CITY (AFP) – An exchange of fire erupted during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, killing six Palestinians and an Israeli soldier, officials said, while potentially dashing hopes that a recent agreement would restore calm.As tensions rose following the clash, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu s office said he would cut […]

Indian troops martyr six youth in Occupied Kashmir

Indian troops martyr six youth in Occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR (Web Desk): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred six youth in Baramulla area and two others in Baramulla, reported Kashmir Media service.The troops killed the youth during a cordon and search operation in the area. The operation continued till last reports came in. Earlier, an Indian soldier, […]

PML-N to boycott Punjab Assembly session until ban on six MPAs lifted

PML-N to boycott Punjab Assembly session until ban on six MPAs lifted

LAHORE  – The lawmakers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Tuesday has decided to boycott Punjab Assembly proceedings until withdrawal of ban on the six members.The assembly session faced a delay as the opposition parties led by PML-N staged protest, demanding removal of ban on six MPAs.Wearing black armbands, the protesters chanted slogans against the […]

Six Palestinians, including two boys, killed by Israeli troops in Gaza protest

Six Palestinians, including two boys, killed by Israeli troops in Gaza protest

GAZA: Israeli soldiers shot dead six Palestinians, including two boys, who were among thousands of people who thronged to the fortified Gaza Strip border on Friday as part of weekly protests launched half a year ago, Gaza health officials said.Israel’s military said its troops resorted to live fire, and an air strike, after explosive devices and rocks […]

Next CM to be axed if he fails to deliver in six months: Imran

Next CM to be axed if he fails to deliver in six months: Imran

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister-in-waiting and PTI chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday warned that he would replace Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s next chief minister and ministers if they failed to deliver the goods within three to six months of assuming office. Addressing a meeting of the party’s MPAs-elect at a local hotel, he asked lawmakers not to lobby to […]

Gujrat: CTD foils terror bid by killing six, confiscating weapons

Gujrat: CTD foils terror bid by killing six, confiscating weapons

GUJRAT:Counter-terrorism Department foiled a terror bid by killing six armed men and confiscated weapons. According to the CTD, upon information from Shadiwal power station on Upper Jhelum, barricades were erected to apprehend alleged terrorists. Reportedly, men on bikes opened fire on policemen. In counter-fire, six terrorists were killed and three escaped taking advantage of nighttime. […]

Six more PML-N leaders to join PTI today

Six more PML-N leaders to join PTI today

ISLAMABAD:Six more leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are all set to join Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) today (Wednesday). According to sources, members of National Assembly (NA) Mian Mahmood Rasheed and Dr Afzal Dhandla will join PTI while the party will also welcome members of provincial assembly Amir Inayat Shahani, Ghazanfar Abbas Cheena, Amir Mohammad Hassan […]

US, Six Gulf Arab States Impose Sanctions On Hezbollah

US, Six Gulf Arab States Impose Sanctions On Hezbollah

Gulf countries and Washington announce sanctions Wednesday and dismiss distinction between Hezbollah’s political and military wings.The step is taken as Washington DC seeks to step up economic pressure on Iran and its allies in the region.The US and Saudi-led Terrorist Financing and Targeting Center said the sanctions were aimed at Hezbollah’s Shura Council, the powerful […]