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Haqqani Network Remains Primary Source of Pakistan-US Tensions

November 29, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD Just days before U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is scheduled to visit Pakistan for crucial talks, the top American general in Afghanistan has alleged the Pakistani spy agency continues to maintain ties with the Haqqani terrorist network and allows …

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Top US General: Pakistan Has Yet to Act Against Afghan Taliban

November 29, 2017 |

WASHINGTON � Gen. John Nicholson, the commander of the U.S-led NATO forces in Afghanistan, said Islamabad has yet to take action against the Afghan Taliban sanctuaries in Pakistan where the group's senior leadership still resides.

As you have heard our …

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Shi’ite Mosque in Pakistani Capital Attacked

November 29, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD Suspected militants attacked worshipers outside a Shi'ite Muslim mosque, killing at least one person and wounding four others late Wednesday in the Pakistani capital.

Police said four gunmen arrived on motorbikes at the mosque in Islamabad's I-8 residential sector …

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US, Britain, France Accused of Snubbing Anti-nuclear Nobel Prize

November 29, 2017 |

OSLO � The anti-nuclear group which won the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize accused the United States, Britain and France on Wednesday of snubbing its disarmament work by

planning to send only second-rank diplomats to the award ceremony next month.

"It's …

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Pakistani Military’s Mediation to End Protest Raises Questions About Political Interference

November 29, 2017 |

The Pakistan army's mediation role in ending a disruptive and deadly 20-day protest in the capital has sparked allegations that the powerful military is again going beyond its limits at a time of tense relations with the country's civilian government.…

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‫غالبية المستهلكين قد يتوقفون عن مزاولة الأعمال التجارية مع الشركات التي تتعرض لاختراقات البيانات وذلك وفقاً لما توصلت إليه Gemalto

November 28, 2017 | General
  • يشعر ربع المستهلكين فقط (27%) من المستهلكين أن الشركات تتعامل مع أمن بيانات المستهلكين بجدية بالغة
  • في حين يشعر 62% من المستهلكين بأن الشركات مسؤولة عن أمن البيانات وأن لديها نظامًا أمنيًا رديئًا وتخفق في الاستفادة من الإجراءات الأمنية المتاحة

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‫16 ویں ایشین میراتھون چیمپیئن شپس کا چین کے ڈونگ گوان میں آغاز

November 28, 2017 | General, Other Language, Urdu

ڈونگ گوان، چین، 27 نومبر 2017ء/سن ہوا-ایشیانیٹ/–

26 نومبر کو 16 ویں ایشین میراتھون چیمپیئن شپس اور ڈونگ گوان انٹرنیشنل میراتھون 2017ء ڈونگ گوان، چین میں شروع ہوئی۔ اس دوڑ میلے نے 18 ممالک اور خطوں سے تعلق رکھنے والے

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‫غالبية المستهلكين قد يتوقفون عن مزاولة الأعمال التجارية مع الشركات التي تتعرض لاختراقات البيانات وذلك وفقاً لما توصلت إليه Gemalto

November 28, 2017 | General
  • يشعر ربع المستهلكين فقط (27%) من المستهلكين أن الشركات تتعامل مع أمن بيانات المستهلكين بجدية بالغة
  • في حين يشعر 62% من المستهلكين بأن الشركات مسؤولة عن أمن البيانات وأن لديها نظامًا أمنيًا رديئًا وتخفق في الاستفادة من الإجراءات الأمنية المتاحة

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Board of directors meeting of Universal Insurance Company Limited

November 28, 2017 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Universal Insurance Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on November 29, 2017 at Rawalpindi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the allot Accounts for the period …

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Board of directors meeting of Universal Insurance Company Limited

November 28, 2017 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Universal Insurance Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on November 29, 2017 at Rawalpindi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the allot Accounts for the period …

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Attacks on mosques more than doubled in Netherlands, report says

November 28, 2017 | Business & Finance, Company News

There has been an increase in the number of attacks targeting mosques in the Netherlands, according to a report released by a Turkish university on Monday.

Issued by Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University, the 2016 Netherlands Human Rights Report said that …

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Railways operation affected by ongoing protests

November 28, 2017 | Business & Finance

The ongoing protests in different parts of the country have affected Railways operation partially.

This was stated by Pakistan Railways spokesperson Ms. Quratul Ain while talking to Radio Pakistan Lahore on Sunday.

She said Karachi to Sahiwal and Lahore section …

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