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Deaths due to Air Pollution: Pakistan ranks 3rd in the world

Advertisements The study reveals that 110,000 deaths in total occurred in Pakistan due to air pollution. Advertisements Utilizing health statistics and computer models based on the year 2010 figures, the study ended with findings that about 6% of all deaths across the world are happened because of air pollution with …

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PCB should stop pushing India, if they don’t want to play: Afridi

He said that PCB should be more focused on convincing other teams to tour Pakistan and leave India. Once a dabang, always a dabang: this is how Shahid told media on Friday in Lahore saying: “I don’t know why we are pushing for a series against India again and again. …

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Attack on PAF Base Badaber: All terrorists killed, says ISPR

PESHAWAR: At least six terrorists were killed after they attacked on Pakistan Air Force base in Badaber, Peshawar says by DG ISPR Major General Asim Salem Bajwa. Search operation for hidden terrorists in in-process. According to DG ISPR Bajwa, seven to ten terrorist early in the morning attacked on the …

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Pakistan announces side for series against England, Zimbabwe

LAHORE: Pakistan selection committee on Wednesday announced names of the players that will represent the nation for upcoming series against England and Zimbabwe. Pakistan Test squad for England comprises of: Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Ahmed Shehzad, Shan Masood, Azhar Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Fawad Alam, Asad Shafiq, Younis Khan, Sarfraz Ahmed, Yasir Shah, …

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YouTube to be unblocked in Pakistan with local version

As sources stated, the member of Information Technology Ministry Mudassar Hussain informed that  objectionable content could not be blocked completely. Addressing the demand of Senate Standing committee to unblock the video sharing website as early as possible. The top ranked video-sharing website came under high monitoring by the Supreme Court …

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I was mistaken in favouring democracy, this might be my last show: Dr Shahid Masood

Dr Shahid Masood said that though he is not extremist, he never supported war in Afghanistan and against Taliban. During talk show, ‘live with Dr Shahid Masood’, the famous anchor person, journalist and analyst briefly narrated his 14 years’ work in media. He said that he proud at being Pakistani …

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YouTube ban in Pakistan: Senate Standing Committee seeks legislation to lift ban

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee for Information Technology spoke out on Monday for lifting the ban on video-sharing website -YouTube- in Pakistan Committee lead by Senator Shahi Syed discussed the ban inflicted on the site in Pakistan back in September 2012. Subsequently, the recommendation to lift the ban was put …

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Pak-China to work together for elimination of terrorism: COAS

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif said on Tuesday that military ties with China would get to exceptional heights, as stated Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). COAS visited Bahadur Ranges (Attock) and observe the Joint Field Exercise Warrior-III, where a senior-level Chinese military delegation lead by Gen Li …

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Public confidence in democracy increases, Pak Army is the best national institution: PILDAT Survey

ISLAMABAD: In a recent survey by Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency (PILDAT), public confidence in democracy remains high in Pakistan while public also selected the Pak Army as the best national institution. According to survey of PILDAT 66% Pakistanis have posed confidence in the overall quality of democracy …

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#StopPrivateSchoolMafia top trending in Pakistan as protest extended

Parents of school going children have protested against the private schools over their excessive increase in school fee. A common play-card was carried by many of the protesters during demonstration saying: “No fee till Low fee”. As the protest against this act prolonged, it begun influencing the social media as well especially …

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Pak-India memorial match: Shahid Afridi to star as a guest player

Pakistan T20 skipper Shahid Afridi will be participating as a guest player in the Best of Pakistan XI squad against Best of Indian Team in the Aziz Rehmat Ullah Memorial Cup 2015 scheduled to be played at Moosa Cricket Stadium, Houston, Texas. Former junior World Cup cricketer Jann Nisar Khan …

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India won’t hesitate to strike back if fired upon: Rajnath Singh

NEW DELHI: Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh in an indirect warning to neighbouring countries said that India would not hold its fire if fired upon. “India wants good and friendly relations with its neighbours and will continue its policy of not disturbing anyone,” said the minister during an event in …

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India wants good relations, won’t fire first bullet: Rajnath Singh told Pakistan DG Rangers

NEW DELHI: Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh assured DG of Pakistan Rangers Umar Farooq Burki that ‘Indian forces won’t fire the first bullet along the border’. As stated in Times of India, Indian minister said so while having conversation with Umar Farooq who was on official visit to India. “India …

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Govt considers making law for Muslims calling others ‘Kafir’

ISLAMABAD: The federal government is working on devising laws to ban sectarianism and any sort of help for sectarian abhorrence. Takfir (Muslim declaring another Muslim as Kafir (infidel) will be taken as solemn crime under the proposed legislation, which will be talked about in a meeting on Thursday in the …

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