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London/Lahore, 20 Nov. 2019 (Daily Dawn0 Ailing former prime minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in London on Tuesday evening for his treatment amid bickering between the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and the opposition Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) over his departure. The PML-N supreme leader left his Jati Umra residence in Lahore in the morning ... Read More
November 20, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 17 Nov 2019 First ever Indonesian trade expo inaugurated on Sunday, yesterday at the Hotel Intercontinental Doha City. It was inaugurated by H. E. Air Marshal (Retd) Muhammad Basri Sidehabi, ambassador of Indonesia in presence of Farhan AlSyed, President, Qatar-Indonesia Business Council, Hendra Hartono Turman, President, Indonesia-Qatar Business Council, Sa'ad ... Read More
November 17, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui


New York, United Nations  27 Sept 2019, Daily Dawn The highlight of his more than 45-minute-long speech was intense criticism of India for its annexation of occupied Kashmir and the continued restrictions imposed in the region. The premier began his wide-ranging, at times apparently extemporaneous speech by saying he feels honoured to ... Read More
September 27, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui


Ankara, 22 Aug. 2019 (Anadolu) Turkey will “resolutely” continue to explore hydrocarbon resources in the Eastern Mediterranean, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday. Erdogan's remarks came at a press conferences in Ankara, Turkey’s capital, following his meeting with Ersin Tatar, Prime Minister of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). Erdogan pinned ... Read More
August 22, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Pic Gulf Times


Doha, 22 August 2019 (Gulf Times) The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has announced a competition to design a new logo for the authority, and invited "interested creative and talented citizens and residents" to participate in the contest. The conditions and specifications of the competition have been listed on the GAC website, ... Read More
August 22, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui


21 July 2019 (Daily Dawn) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s merged tribal districts made history as they held general elections for the first time on Saturday. Polling was held for 16 general seats of the provincial assembly. The Election Commission of Pakistan had set up 1,897 polling stations across the region, previously called Fata. Of them, ... Read More
July 21, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui


Headingley, UK, 29 June 2019 Pakistan survived a scare to beat Afghanistan by three wickets with two balls remaining in a thriller at Headingley that moves Sarfaraz Ahmed's side above England in the race for a World Cup semi-final spot. Chasing 228 for victory, Pakistan fell to 81-3 and 156-6 as Afghanistan ... Read More
June 29, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Pakistan New Cabinet


Islamabad, 18 April 2019 (Daily Dawn) The Prime Minister's Office announced a major reshuffle of the federal cabinet on Thursday, with key portfolios of the finance, interior and information ministries seeing new faces. This development came only hours after Asad Umar stepped down as the finance minister. The portfolio of information minister has been ... Read More
April 18, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 16 Dec. 2018 Thousands of visitors from various walks of life and different nationals enjoyed with the amazing 'firework' organised by Vodafone Qatar celebrating Qatar National Day 2018. The huge performance featured 300 drones and an opera show called “Citizens and expats – We Are One” was the centerpiece of Vodafone’s ... Read More
December 18, 2018M Ashraf Siddiqui


Islamabad, 15 Dec. 2018 (Anadolu News) Pakistan on Saturday summoned the Iranian ambassador to Islamabad and lodged protest over Friday's ambush that killed six soldiers. At least six Pakistani soldiers were killed and 14 other wounded last night when around 30 terrorists ambushed on security forces convoy on patrolling duty at Turbat area ... Read More
December 15, 2018M Ashraf Siddiqui