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  • World should not ignore abuses of human rights in Occupied Kashmir: Stuttgart Kashmir conference
    STUTTGART: The Kashmiri and German human rights activists, addressing an international conference, called upon the world not to ignore the abuses committed by the India armed forces in the Occupied Kashmir. Rights leaders, including Karl-Christian Hausmann of UPF, Ms Patricia associated with a German Human Rights organization, Dr Ishaq and... Read more »
  • Altaf Hussain asks Modi for asylum, financial help
    LONDON: Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Altaf Hussain has requested Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for help by giving asylum and financial help to him and his companions.In his first ever public speech after the police relaxed his bail conditions, the MQM leader has turned towards the Indian prime minister and... Read more »
  • Poor Pakistan preparation will hurt tourists in Australia Test series
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    Pakistan’s hopes of upsetting hosts Australia in their upcoming two-match Test series have been seriously undermined by their poor preparation schedule, former Test batsman Dean Jones believes. The tourists have played three Twenty20s, a day-night tour match against Australia ‘A’ and a two-day contest against a Cricket Australia XI since arriving... Read more »
  • Shehbaz reacts to LHC's decision allowing Nawaz to go abroad
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    Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday appreciated the Lahore High Court's (LHC) verdict allowing Nawaz Sharif to go abroad for medical treatment. Speaking to media, Shehbaz thanked the nation and his lawyers after the LHC issued directives to the government to remove former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's name... Read more »
  • Three including two brothers gunned down in Pasrur
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    PASRUR: Three including two brothers were gunned down on Sunday in Pasrur, a district of Sialkot, Punjab, over an unknown reason, ARY News reported. According to the police, three were shot dead, who were identified two brothers named Akmal and Imran and their worker. The bodies were moved to autopsy to a... Read more »
  • Zulfi Bukhari criticizes Fazl for using religion card for political gains    
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    ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari on Saturday lamented Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Moulana Fazlur Rehman for using religion card for political gains, ARY News reported. Taking to the social networking website, Twitter, Zulfi Bukhari said that it is Islam that provides... Read more »

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Business

  • Tax revenue growth in FY19 turns negative first time in half century
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    FBR faced Rs607 billion of shortfall against revenue collection target of Rs4.435 trillion during FY18-19: report. Photo: File KARACHI: Pakistan has witnessed a negative growth in tax collection during the last fiscal year, first time in more than...... Read more »
  • Foreign investment in govt securities surpasses $711 million
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    Foreign investment in the treasury bills reached a new high of $267 million during November 1-12. Photo: FileKARACHI: Foreign investment in government securities has exceeded $711 million since the beginning of the current fiscal year as the...... Read more »
  • Pakistan to get second tranche of approved IMF loan in December
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    International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) first assessment of Pakistan’s economic progress ends on a positive note, Pakistan to get second tranche of approved loan in December. The second tranche of IMF loan designated for Pakistan, worth 450 million rupees will approximately be delivered to the country by the end of this year. The... Read more »
  • Facilitating small farmers is foremost priority of present govt: PM Imran
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    Prime Minister Imran Khan has said facilitating the small farmers is amongst the foremost priorities of present government. He was chairing a meeting in Islamabad on Wednesday which reviewed matters pertaining to the agro production especially the facilitation of small farmers. The Prime Minister pointed out the agriculture policy especially the focus... Read more »
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Sports

  • La Liga plans to take game to Miami halted by court decision
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    Photo; ReutersMADRID: La Liga’s hopes of staging Villarreal’s game with Atletico Madrid on Dec. 6 in Miami have ended after a local court declined a request to grant an injunction against the Spanish soccer federation (RFEF), who oppose... Read more »
  • Kohli lauds 'clinical' India after crushing Test win over Bangladesh
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    Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli waves to fans during the first Test cricket match of a two-match series between India and Bangladesh. — Photo: AFPSkipper Virat Kohli Saturday praised "clinical" India after their pacemen helped crush Bangladesh...... Read more »
  • Poor Pakistan preparation will hurt tourists in Australia Test series
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    Pakistan’s hopes of upsetting hosts Australia in their upcoming two-match Test series have been seriously undermined by their poor preparation schedule, former Test batsman Dean Jones believes. The tourists have played three Twenty20s, a day-night tour match against Australia ‘A’ and a two-day contest against a Cricket Australia XI since arriving... Read more »
  • Test cricket set to return to Pakistan after more than a decade with Sri Lanka series
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    The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has confirmed their two-matches Test tour to Pakistan in December this year, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Thursday. Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi will mark the return of Test cricket in Pakistan after 10 years as it will host the first PakvSL contest from 11-15... Read more »
  • Madagascar make winning start
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    JOHANNESBURG: Madagascar, the surprise team of the last Africa Cup of Nations, kicked off their 2021 qualifying campaign with a 1-0 win over Ethiopia on Saturday through a Rayan Raveloson goal.The 22-year-old midfielder from French second-tier side Troyes netted on 19 minutes in Antananarivo for the hosts, who are ranked... Read more »
  • Lee reaches Hong Kong badminton final
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    HONG KONG: Lee Cheuk-yiu gave his protest-wracked home city something to cheer on Saturday as he upset India’s Kidambi Srikanth to reach the Hong Kong Open badminton final. The 23-year-old, who caused a stir earlier in the tournament by appearing to show support for the months-long pro-democracy protests, beat Srikanth... Read more »

Life Style

  • Alibaba's Singles Day Sales breaks the record with more than $38 billion in sales
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    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba set a sales record on Singles Day, the world’s largest 24-hour shopping event. Gross merchandise value, a figure that shows sales across Alibaba’s shopping platforms, surpassed last year’s 213.5 billion yuan record (nearly $30.5 billion) on Monday afternoon local time and kept rising through the rest of... Read more »
  • Rabi Pirzada quits showbiz after private pictures' controversy
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    Rabi Pirzada after getting embroiled in a scandal recently has announced her decision to quit showbiz on Monday. The singer turned to her official Twitter handle to publicise the decision of her putting an end to her career after some private videos and pictures of her were leaked online and started... Read more »
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Health

  • Biogen resurrects Alzheimer's drug; shares jump 37%
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    Biogen Inc (BIIB.O) on Tuesday made a surprising reversal on its Alzheimer’s treatment with plans now to seek U.S. regulatory approval, after data from more patients in two discontinued studies showed that the drug improved cognition at high doses. The drugmaker’s shares soared 37% in premarket trade, erasing most of their... Read more »
  • Red meat unhealthy? Maybe not, after all
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    Cutting back on red meat is standard medical advice to prevent cancer and heart disease — but a review of dozens of studies has concluded that the potential risk is low and evidence uncertain. In new guidelines published on Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine, a panel of researchers from... Read more »

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Islamabad

  • ?Rights abuse case studies highlight Kashmir issue?
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    Islamabad :Stories of individuals affected by atrocities touch people the most and these should be used through a powerful narrative to tell the world about... Read more »
  • Pakistan to establish direct air link with CARs
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    Islamabad :Pakistan will soon establish direct air link with Central Asian republics (CARs). These views were expressed by Federal Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan... Read more »

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  • CM claims ensuring good governance
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    PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Saturday claimed that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government brought an end to the political interference in the departments and... Read more »
  • QWP rejects bill declaring mines in Fata as govt property
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    PESHAWAR: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) provincial head Sikandar Hayat Khan Sherpao on Saturday said that his party rejected the bill passed from the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa... Read more »

Technology

  • Future Generations are exposed to Life long Health harms due to Climate change
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    Child born today faces multiple and life-long health harms from climate change. Growing up in a warmer world with risks of food shortages, infectious diseases, floods and extreme heat, a major global study has found. Climate change is already harming people’s health by increasing the number of extreme weather events and exacerbating... Read more »
  • Production of Human Skin in a minute: Singapore
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    A piece of skin about the size of your thumbnail can be printed in less than a minute, scientists in Singapore. Made up of skin cells from donors and collagen, the in-vitro skin has the same chemical and biological properties as human skin, says John Koh, lab manager at start-up DeNova... Read more »