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As Pak-US tensions ease, Ahsan Iqbal to jet off to Washington next week

As Pak-US tensions ease, Ahsan Iqbal to jet off to Washington next week

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal will be travelling to the United States next week in a visit that indicates growing engagement between Islamabad and Washington following damning indictment of Pakistan by US President Donald Trump in his policy for Afghanistan and South Asia, sources confirmed to The Express Tribune. Ahsan’s a weeklong trip would come on the […]

Imran Khan announces PTI rally for PM’s resignation in Islamabad next week

Imran Khan announces PTI rally for PM’s resignation in Islamabad next week

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan announced his party’s intention to hold a rally in Islamabad next Friday to “demand Nawaz Sharif’s resignation”. Speaking to reporters outside the National Assembly, Khan posed the question: “With which face will the PML-N confront the public after the comments made in the Supreme Court judgement?” “I asked the […]

Zardari’s three aides go missing in a week

Zardari’s three aides go missing in a week

By Our Correspondent KARACHI:  Three close aides of PPP Co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari have gone missing from different parts of the country over the past week, sending the party in panic mode and triggering fears Zardari may be the actual target. Ghulam Qadir Marri, Ashfaque Leghari and Nawaz Leghari have been whisked away mysteriously. “Marri, […]

9 looks from Bridal Couture Week we’d never wear

9 looks from Bridal Couture Week we’d never wear

DESK REPORT Like all fashion shows, this one too had plenty of misses Here’s a list of the trends we couldn’t get past. This year’s Bridal Couture Week wasn’t short on glamour or star power… … unfortunately neither was it short on glaring fashion faux pas on the runway. The three-day event showcased bridals by […]

Watch Noor Bukhari groove to ‘The Breakup Song’ a week after announcing her divorce

Watch Noor Bukhari groove to ‘The Breakup Song’ a week after announcing her divorce

By Entertainment Desk It’s barely been a week since the news of Noor Bukhari and Wali Hamid Ali Khan’s divorce broke but the former seems to be dealing with it quite well – and we mean it literally!   While Wali has adamantly been refusing to accept the divorce plea, Noor has recently been spotted […]

Chinese President Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

Chinese President Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

By: Reuters  BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping will travel to the United States to meet President Donald Trump at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida on April 6-7, China’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday, its first official confirmation of the highly anticipated summit. It will be Xi’s first meeting with Trump, whose presidency began on Jan. 20, […]

Acute water shortage expected from next week in Sindh

Acute water shortage expected from next week in Sindh

  Acute water shortage expected from next week in Sindh By Agency Kotri Barrage is the last barrage on River Indus in Sindh before the river ends in the Arabian Sea. Its four canals are an irrigation and drinking water source for Karachi, Hyderabad, Jamshoro, Thatta, Tando Muhammad Khan and Badin districts. PHOTO: FILE HYDERABAD: The […]

Pakistan Stock Exchange closes week in the red

Pakistan Stock Exchange closes week in the red

Pakistan Stock Exchange closes week in the red  EMAIL The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) ended the week on a negative note, with the benchmark KSE-100 index losing 200.69 points, or 0.41 per cent, by close of trading to reach 49,154.57. The index could not sustain gains made in a late rally in the second session […]

Minister for IT, Anusha Rahman addresses the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week Policy Forum

Minister for IT, Anusha Rahman addresses the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week Policy Forum

The Minister for IT Mrs. Anusha Rahman has been invited by UNESCO and ITU for the formulation of Policy to use technology for the proliferation of education. While addressing this forum at UNESCO’s Mobile Learning Week at Paris, Minister for IT, Mrs. Anusha Rahman said, “ICT is the key enabler of socio economic development. The […]