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Sovereign Palestine only roadmap for Muslims, OIC: PM

Stresses moving UNGA to resolve issue Istanbul Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday complained that there has been a lack of substance in the Organisation...

Health

Is ‘man flu’ real? Men suffer more when sick

WHEN a man complains of cold or flu symptoms, it may not be fair to dismiss his laments as simply a case of “man...

The best and worst foods to cure a hangover

It’s one of those mornings: Last night was a crazy one and getting out of bed feels tougher than climbing out of a subterranean...

How does poor sleep affect our ability to learn?

MOST of us know that a good night’s sleep is key for happiness and productivity, and that conversely, a night of poor sleep can...

Islamabad

Provision of modern equipment to LEAs to improve capabilities: Ahsan

Mohammad Arshad Minister for Interior, Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday stressed that police have an important role to deal with challenges faced by country including terrorism,...

Culture-sensitive approaches for women reproductive health urged

Federal Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Saira Afzal Tarar Wednesday urged culture-sensitive approaches for all initiaatives and projects for women’s Reproductive...

Lahore

Shaheed Army officer laid to rest

Staff Reporter Pakistan Army Officer Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed Shaheed was laid to rest with full military honour at the Shuhada Qabristan (graveyard) Cavalry Ground...

Shahbaz holds meeting with Mayor of Istanbul

Staff Reporter Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif held a detailed meeting with the Mayor of Istanbul Mr. Mevlut Uysal in Turkey on Wednesday. According to...

Karachi

Murad says dictators put dent in plural society of Sindh

Our Special Correspondent Sindh is the land of saints and sufi and it is totally free from all bigots, hatred and religious or sectarian discrimination...

NAB court orders formation of medical board to review Sharjeel Memon’s health

Staff Reporter Karachi An National Accountability Bureau (NAB) court on Wednesday ordered that a medical board be created for PPP leader and member of Sindh Assembly...

Economy Watch

Govt announces competitive bidding for power generation

Staff Reporter Islamabad The government on Wednesday announced to award contracts for power generation through renewable energy resources under a transparent competitive bidding process, ending upfront...

Pak e-commerce market to grow upto $1b by 2020

Islamabad The size of e-commerce market, one of the most important drivers of a digital Pakistan, is expected to grow up to US$1 billion by...

Islamic Banking and Finance

Islamic banks post 44.26pc rise in Q3

Karachi The Islamic banking industry posted a 44.26 percent increase in third quarter gross profit, the central bank’s data showed on Wednesday, mostly on the...

SECP notifies Shariah Standards of AAOIFI

Islamabad The SECP has notified for public consultation three Shariah Standards of Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI); Shariah Standard No 17...

CPEC

Wonderlands, CPEC & Global Connectivity

Naveed Aman Khan Tea is highly popular drink all over the world, more so in Pakistan. Kenya is  the largest black tea producing country of the...

CPEC: And Untapped Potential of Balochistan

Dost Muhammad Barrech Balochistan, the biggest province of Pakistan, has remarkable characteristics on account of its geo-strategic location, natural resources, Gwadar port, being the gateway...

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