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‘Prince Mohammed bin Salman Award for Saudi-Chinese Cultural Cooperation’ announced

February 21, 2019 |

Beijing Saudi Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan announced ''Prince Mohammed bin Salman Award for Cultural Cooperation between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the People's Republic of China'' during his visit to King Abdulaziz Library at …

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Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 29 times: Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry

February 20, 2019 |

Baku Military units of the Armenian armed forces violated the ceasefire regime 29 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said Wednesday.

Armenian armed forces, located in Shavarshavan village in Noyemberyan district and on nameless hills in Ijevan and Krasnoselsk …

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Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 29 times: Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry

February 20, 2019 |

Baku Military units of the Armenian armed forces violated the ceasefire regime 29 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said Wednesday.

Armenian armed forces, located in Shavarshavan village in Noyemberyan district and on nameless hills in Ijevan and Krasnoselsk …

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Cholistan Jeep Rally concludes

February 17, 2019 |

Fourteenth Cholistan Jeep Rally has concluded in Cholistan Desert.

Today Punjab Minister for Tourism Raja Yasir Humayun Sarfraz along with German Ambassador to Pakistan, Martin Kobler inaugurated the final stage of prepared category in which thirty three racers participated for …

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Chairman NAB takes notice of arrest of Director Archaeology & Museum Peshawar

February 16, 2019 |

Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (R) Javed Iqbal has taken strict notice of the arrest of Director Archaeology and Museum Peshawar Dr Abdus Samad.

He has directed the Director General, NAB, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to present the accused before him at …

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China Giving Pakistan $3.5 Billion in Loans, Grants

February 15, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD China is promising about $3.5 billion to help bolster Pakistan's dwindling foreign cash reserves and pay for socio-economic development plans undertaken by the country's new government.

Beijing will soon deposit $2.5 billion in the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), …

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More proactive action needed to fight digital piracy in Malaysia: Minister

February 14, 2019 |

Kuala Lumpur Malaysia's Minister of Communication and Multimedia Gobind Singh Deo said more proactive action is needed to fight digital piracy in the country, to ensure that Internet users and media consumers do not take the issue lightly as digital …

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Have Taliban Turned Tables on Ashraf Ghani?

February 8, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD When Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani laid out the red carpet in 2017 for controversial Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar � once known as "the Butcher of Kabul" for his role in the bloody conflict for the control of the capital …

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Afghan Leader Roils Pakistan With Pashtun Comments

February 7, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's denouncement Thursday of the arrest of a group of ethnic Pashtun activists in neighboring Pakistan has triggered a harsh response from Islamabad, reigniting bilateral political tensions.

The unusual reaction by Ghani came two days after …

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UN launches appeal for $202 million to bring life-saving aid to people in Libya

February 6, 2019 |

Tripoli The United Nations and its aid partners, together with the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA), launched a Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP), appealing for $202 million to bring urgent life-saving assistance to some 550,000 people affected by the ongoing …

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Riyadh sees first Saudi retina conference

February 3, 2019 |

Riyadh, The first Saudi retina conference for sub-specialties in ophthalmology began on Saturday at the King Saud bin Abdul Aziz University for Health Sciences in Riyadh.

The inauguration ceremony was attended by Dr. Bandar bin Abdulmohsen Al-Knawy, executive director of …

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Possible US Troop Exit Prompts Pakistan to Accelerate Afghan Border Fencing

February 2, 2019 |

GHULAM KHAN, PAKISTAN-AFGHAN BORDER Pakistan says a unilateral construction effort will have fenced off nearly half of its largely porous border with Afghanistan before the spring fighting season in the neighboring country. Military officials say the pace of the massive …

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