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US agrees to sell $1b worth of arms to Saudi Arabia

March 23, 2018 |

The United States has agreed to sell nearly 6,600 missiles to Saudi Arabia in a deal worth up to one billion dollars.

The State Department has confirmed that sale will include Tubelaunched, optically tracked, Wireguided missiles.

The deal includes a …

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March 21, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The Government of Pakistan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Tuesday signed a loan agreement worth 260 million U.S. dollars to improve power transmission network in the South Asian country.

According to a statement issued by the …

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Turkish deputy PM slams US statement on Afrin operation

March 20, 2018 |

Ankara, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey Bekir Bozdag on Monday criticized the US statement on the ongoing operation in Syria's Afrin region, saying Washington did not comprehend the reason for Turkey's move.

In a message posted on his official Twitter …

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CM Punjab congratulates Premier of China for his re-election

March 19, 2018 |

Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has congratulated Premier of China Li Keqiang for his re-election.

In his felicitation message, the Chief Minister expressed his best wishes and said that under Premier Li Keqiang's leadership China has emerged as a …

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Pakistan Aims to Fight Hate Speech through a Smartphone App

March 18, 2018 |

WASHINGTON, Pakistan has recently launched a smartphone application that will allow its citizens to anonymously report extremist, radical or sectarian-based hate content to the relevant authorities.

The app named Chaukas (vigilant) is created by the National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA),a …

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Record of the Press Briefing by Spokesperson on 15 March 2018

March 15, 2018 |

This is a rush transcript. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated.

Opening Remarks

Bismillah IrRehman NirRahim Assalaam Alaikum

First, let me give a brief round-up of the activities on the foreign policy front: …

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Turkish military says has encircled Syria’s Afrin town

March 14, 2018 |

Turkish forces have made substantial advances against Kurdish militants in Syria's Afrin town.

Speaking to local administrators in Ankara today, President Rajab Tayyip Erdogan said the Turkish army and its allies would soon capture the town completely.

He said civilians …

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Domestic cricket infrastructure development needs improvement: Pirzada

March 9, 2018 |

Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Riaz Hussain Pirzada says Pakistan Cricket Board is annually spending a huge amount on cricket and its infrastructure.

Speaking in the National Assembly during the question hour today, he said the domestic cricket infrastructure development needes …

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Turkey condemns burning of its flag in Athens

March 7, 2018 |

Ankara Turkish foreign ministry denounced on Wednesday as heinous act the burning of its flag during a rally in the Greek capital Athens, according to Anadolu Agency.

In a written statement, the ministry said: "We strongly condemn the burning of …

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Arab League urges Guatemala to revoke decision to move embassy to Jerusalem

March 6, 2018 |

Cairo The Arab League has called on Guatemala to overturn its decision to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May, Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

In a statement on Monday, Assistant Secretary General for Palestine …

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Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited Market Position on 05-03-2018

March 5, 2018 |

Karachi, March 05, 2018 (PPI-OT):

Market Position Printed On March-05-2018
COMPANIES                  KSE              KSE-30           KSE-100         KSE-ALLSHR        KMI-30             BATi          OGTi            PSX-KMI
POSITION                   INDICES          INDEX            INDEX           INDEX             INDEX              INDEX         INDEX           INDEX
Plus                 170   Current          22090.54         43829.08        31737.77          74453.38           17112.81      

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March 3, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, Pakistani security forces Friday thwarted a major terrorist bid in southwestern Balochistan Province and apprehended six terrorists during multiple operations, the military said.

An army statement said that paramilitary frontier corps carried out intelligence-based operations in different parts of …

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