Islamabad, Pakistan Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Six inches of separation: Pak University directs male and female students to keep safe distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | DNA India

    A Pakistani university has asked male and female students to maintain a distance of six inches when together, causing an uproar in social media against the varsity's notification. The Islamabad-based Bahria University last week issued the notification to students at all three of its campuses in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad, Dawn newspaper reported.

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  2. Sabika laid to rest after funeral attended by hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    Karachi: Hundreds mourned the 17-year-old exchange student killed in a mass shooting at a Texas high school last week during her burial in the city on Wednesday. Sabika Sheikh was among the 10 people gunned down at a high school in Santa Fe last Friday when a heavily armed student opened fire on classmates.

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  3. Talal Chaudhry submits names of 17 witnesses in his defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: State Minister for Interior Talal Chaudhry on Wednesday submitted a list of 17 witnesses in defence of his stance on contempt charges and requested the apex court to grant him a week's time to produce them for recording their statements. Besides a representative of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority , the list contains names of PML-N lawmakers and ministers among others.

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  4. Daniyal says PTI leader's attack was preplannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: PML-N leader Daniyal Aziz said on Wednesday that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Naeemul Haq's attack on him during a live TV programme was pre-planned. Speaking to the media outside the accountability court, he said there was nothing in his comments made during the show that warranted such a response from the PTI leader.

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  5. Banking channel required to enhance Pak-Russia bilateral tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The National Chambers of Pakistan and Russia has emphasized the need to enhance banking channel between both the countries to multiply existing trade volumes and unfold the untapped avenues and potential of both the countries. This was agreed upon in a meeting between Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Senior Vice President, FPCCI and his counterpart Mr. Sergey N. Katyrin and Vice President, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation at Moscow, Russia.

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  6. .com | At least 60 dead as Pakistan's Karachi sizzles in heatwaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | News24

    Islamabad At least 60 people have died of heat-related illnesses in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi in the last four days, rescue officials say, as temperatures soared to 44 degrees Celsius in the country's largest city. The spike in temperatures has coincided with the month of Ramadan, with Muslims who fast in the coastal metropolis taking no food or water for almost 15 hours every day.

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  7. Invest in ending the war, not victoryRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    Afghanistan has been suffering due to the fact that regional and non-regional stakeholders have been investing to win the war, not achieving peace The ongoing endeavour on a new framework for talks with Afghanistan is gradually advancing in the right direction. Under Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity both the Afghan and the Pakistani leadership are hopeful that mutual misunderstanding and trust deficit between the two will be done away with.

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  8. CPEC's impact on Pakistan's economyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    Economic integration, the spillover effect and complex interdependence have always remained fundamental topics in international relations and in international politics. Ernst B Hass illustrates in his theory of Neo-Functionalism that integration and cooperation between two states results in cooperation with other states, and this has a 'spillover' effect on other states as well.

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  9. The academia and policy makingRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    Policy making processes have undergone numerous evolutionary changes since the concept of international relations came into being after World War I as an academic discipline. The workings of the academia were further modified in the post-World War-II era.

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  10. Out of optionsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    Paracelsus, a 16th century Swiss physician, pointed this out early on, 'All things are poison and nothing is without poison; only the dose makes a thing not a poison' The global pipeline producing new antibiotics has dried up. Drug resistance is on the rise and we are not left with many combating options.

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  11. Pakistan supports SCO's anti-terrorism efforts: Tehmina JanjuaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, May 23 : Pakistan fully supports anti-terrorism efforts by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and will be working with regional countries under the SCO framework to effectively eliminate this menace from the region, a top Pakistani diplomat said on Wednesday. Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua told a conference of the legal anti-terrorism experts from SCO countries here that she fully supports and welcomes the efforts of SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure in the fight against terrorism, separatism and extremism.

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  12. Pakistan bids farewell to teen killed in US shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, May 23 : Sabika Sheikh, a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in the US high school shooting last week, was laid to rest in Karachi on Wednesday. Sheikh was buried next to the tomb of her grandparents at the Azimpura graveyard in Shah Faisal Colony.

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  13. Sharif: Being punished for treason case against MusharrafRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, May 23 : Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that the references against him by the country's anti-corruption body, the National Accountability Bureau , are "byproducts" of him filing a high treason case against former President Pervez Musharraf. The NAB had registered three cases of corruption and money laundering against Sharif and his family members in light of the Supreme Court's ruling in the Panama Papers case in 2017.

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  14. Nawaza s only motive is to safeguard his property: FawadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday said that the only objective of former PM Nawaz Sharif was to protect his property as he has no regard for the people of Pakistan. "Nawaz's only purpose is to safeguard his property.

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  15. Caretaker PM matter likely to be forwarded to Parliamentary committee: Khursheed ShahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah on Wednesday said that the matter of the caretaker prime minister is likely to be forwarded to the Parliamentary committee. Speaking to the media on appointment of the caretaker PM, Khursheed said that he was "extremely disappointed" due to government's attitude.

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  16. Sharif says intelligence chief asked him to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Times of Oman

    Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister and leader of Pakistan Muslim League gestures during a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan on May 23, 2018. - Reuters Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister and leader of Pakistan Muslim League gestures during a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan on May 23, 2018.

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  17. US secretary of state Pompeo seeks crackdown on terrorist safe havens in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | The Times of India

    WASHINGTON: Pakistan should crackdown on terrorist safe havens and instigators of terrorist activities in its own country, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday. The US and others have long complained that Pakistan provides safe haven to the Afghan Taliban and their allies, the Haqqani network, allowing them to carry out cross-border attacks in Afghanistan .

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  18. 'Pak borrows $1bn from China to avoid forex crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | The Times of India

    In an interview with The Financial Times, the State Bank of Pakistan governor Tariq Bajwa confirmed that the loans were made by Beijing-backed banks in April on good rates. Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves have dropped from $18.1 billion in April last year to $10.8 billion in May this year ISLAMABAD: Pakistan 's all-weather friend China has yet again helped the country avoid a foreign currency crisis by lending it $1 billion on "good, competitive rates", according to a media report.

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  19. Stories from PrintRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah Tuesday failed to reach consensus on the name for the position of caretaker premier during... ISLAMABAD: Terming Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's 100-day plan unrealistic, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz ministers on Tuesday challenged PTI chairman Imran Khan to compare development indicators in... The Federal Cabinet on Tuesday approved a draft amendment for the merger of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa .

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  20. Pakistan hosts first ever SCO-Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD : Pakistan is to host its first ever Shanghai Cooperation Organisation-Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure three day meeting in Islamabad which will start from today. The participants of the meeting include the executive committee of the SCO and of RATS along with legal advisors from eight member states.

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