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Three tortured bodies found in different areas of Karachi within an hour -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Protest against bribery: Sindh flour mills association continue strike -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

All those who are involved in the mala fide broadcast, riddled with baseless allegations, will be taken to the task: ministry -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

PM, Interior minister discuss Taliban peace talks, Hamid Mir attack -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Government, Taliban talks committees will meet again today -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Geo TV will be given one or two week time to submit reply: sources -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

PEMRA forwards defence ministry’s petition against Geo TV to legal department -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

PTA receives bids worth $890.9 million in second round of 3G, 4G spectrum auction -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Funeral prayer of 5 martyred cops offered in Peshawar -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Govt orders to fix potato price at Rs 30 per kg, 72 hours ultimatum to hoarders, finance minister hints at end to import duty, levy -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Submission of Hajj quota applications completed, more than 10,000 candidates applied on first day, no more application to be accepted -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

NA-89 Jhang: SC suspends Maulana Ahmed Ludhianvi’s victory notification -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

MQM senator Mustafa Kamal tenders resignation -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Chief Justice forms three-member judicial commission to probe attack on senior journalist Hamid Mir, legal experts say the delay in registration of FIR will weaken the case -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Three killed, several others injured in Charsadda blast -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Pakistan Successfully test-fires Hatf 3 -

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Allama Iqbal’s mausoleum closed for public due to security fears -

Monday, April 21, 2014

Govt request sent to SC for formation of judicial commission to probe attack on senior journalist Hamid Mir -

Monday, April 21, 2014

Karachi: Suspected target killer held in Nazimabad, confesses to 16 murders -

Monday, April 21, 2014

Thatta: Four bullet-riddled bodies found in Dhabeji area -

Monday, April 21, 2014

April 23, 2014

  • Venezuela hopes to boost oil exports to China

      In 2013 Venezuela exported an average of 626,000 barrels a day of oil to energy-hungry China. CARACAS (AFP) – Venezuela hopes to boost its oil exports to China by more than half to a million barrels a day, President Nicolas Maduro said Monday after talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. The two countries are in talks on investments to achieve this goal, said Maduro, adding “we are going to achieve it.” Wang is on a tour of Latin American countries. In 2013 Venezuela exported an average of 626,000 barrels a day of oil to energy-hungry China. China is…

  • Tennis: Nadal makes no excuse for Monte Carlo loss

      Rafael Nadal refused to blame his Australian Open defeat as an excuse for his loss in Monte Carlo. BARCELONA (AFP) – World number one Rafael Nadal on Monday refused to blame his shock defeat in the Australian Open final in January to Stanislas Wawrinka as an excuse for his loss in Monaco last week. The 27-year-old Spaniard, the top seed for this week’s Barcelona Open, lost in the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters to compatriot David Ferrer. It was his earliest loss in the Principality since 2003 and came 12 months after his eight-year winning streak at the…

  • Rani Mukherji ties the knot with Aditya Chopra in Italy

      The couple married on Monday night in Italy and in attendance were only close friends and family. Bollywood actress Rani Mukherji and filmmaker Aditya Chopra secretly married in Italy on Monday. Yash Raj Films released a statement confirming the wedding, which was a ‘small and intimate affair’. “We are happy to announce that Mr. Aditya Chopra and Ms. Rani Mukerji got married last night on 21st April in Italy. The wedding was a very small intimate affair with very close family and friends,”  said the statement. Though the couple never admitted to their relationship, Rani Mukherji was always spotted…

  • Funeral prayer of 5 martyred cops offered in Peshawar

      The valiant cops embraced martyrdom after unknown armed men opened fire at a police van. The funeral prayer of five policemen, who shot dead near Badaber, has been offered. On Monday night, a police van came under miscreants attack in Mattni Rangali area near Peshawar as a result several policemen received injuries. Police returned the fire due to which the attackers escaped from the scene. An ambulance was called in to shift the wounded policemen to Peshawar but when it reached near Badaber, it again came under miscreants’ attack due to which five cops and the driver of the…

  • Three killed, several injured in Charsadda blast

      Police say the explosive material was planted in a nearby motorcycle, say police. At least three people were killed and several others were injured in a blast near a police vehicle in Farooq Azam chowk of Tehsil Bazaar in Charsadda on Tuesday. It was the second attack on police in restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in less than 10 hours and comes less than a week after the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) formally ended a ceasefire called to help peace talks. The incident took place in the main square of Charsadda bazaar, some 30 kilometres north of Peshawar.   Charsadda police…

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Funeral prayer of 5 martyred cops offered in Peshawar

Apr 22, 2014

  The valiant cops embraced martyrdom after unknown armed men opened fire at a police van. The funeral prayer of five policemen, who shot dead near Badaber, has been offered. On Monday night, a police van came under miscreants attack in Mattni Rangali area near Peshawar as a result several policemen received injuries. Police returned the fire due to which the attackers escaped from the scene. An ambulance was called in to shift the wounded policemen to Peshawar but when it reached near Badaber, it again came under miscreants’ attack due to which five cops and the driver of the…

Three killed, several injured in Charsadda blast

Apr 22, 2014

  Police say the explosive material was planted in a nearby motorcycle, say police. At least three people were killed and several others were injured in a blast near a police vehicle in Farooq Azam chowk of Tehsil Bazaar in Charsadda on Tuesday. It was the second attack on police in restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in less than 10 hours and comes less than a week after the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) formally ended a ceasefire called to help peace talks. The incident took place in the main square of Charsadda bazaar, some 30 kilometres north of Peshawar.   Charsadda police…

Death anniversary of Allama Iqbal: Ceremony not held due to security threats

Apr 21, 2014

  The mausoleum of Allama Iqbal was also closed for the citizens. The ceremony on 76th death anniversary of national poet Allama Iqbal was not held due to security threats in Lahore. According to officials, the mausoleum of Allama Iqbal was also closed for the public on Monday. However, the locals offered Fateha outside the mausoleum. Rich tributes were also paid to the poet who is widely referred to as poet of the east and is credited with sparking the pan-Islamic thought among Muslims of the subcontinent. Allama Iqbal is being remembered to acknowledge his services towards Muslims’ right to…

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Venezuela hopes to boost oil exports to China

  In 2013 Venezuela exported an average of 626,000 barrels a day of oil to energy-hungry China. CARACAS (AFP) – Venezuela hopes to boost its oil exports to China by more than half to a million barrels a day, President Nicolas Maduro said Monday after talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. The two countries are in talks on investments to achieve this goal, said Maduro, adding “we are going to achieve it.” Wang is on a tour of Latin American countries. In 2013 Venezuela exported an average of 626,000 barrels a day of oil to energy-hungry China. China is…

Tennis: Nadal makes no excuse for Monte Carlo loss

  Rafael Nadal refused to blame his Australian Open defeat as an excuse for his loss in Monte Carlo. BARCELONA (AFP) – World number one Rafael Nadal on Monday refused to blame his shock defeat in the Australian Open final in January to Stanislas Wawrinka as an excuse for his loss in Monaco last week. The 27-year-old Spaniard, the top seed for this week’s Barcelona Open, lost in the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters to compatriot David Ferrer. It was his earliest loss in the Principality since 2003 and came 12 months after his eight-year winning streak at the…

Rani Mukherji ties the knot with Aditya Chopra in Italy

  The couple married on Monday night in Italy and in attendance were only close friends and family. Bollywood actress Rani Mukherji and filmmaker Aditya Chopra secretly married in Italy on Monday. Yash Raj Films released a statement confirming the wedding, which was a ‘small and intimate affair’. “We are happy to announce that Mr. Aditya Chopra and Ms. Rani Mukerji got married last night on 21st April in Italy. The wedding was a very small intimate affair with very close family and friends,”  said the statement. Though the couple never admitted to their relationship, Rani Mukherji was always spotted…

Funeral prayer of 5 martyred cops offered in Peshawar

  The valiant cops embraced martyrdom after unknown armed men opened fire at a police van. The funeral prayer of five policemen, who shot dead near Badaber, has been offered. On Monday night, a police van came under miscreants attack in Mattni Rangali area near Peshawar as a result several policemen received injuries. Police returned the fire due to which the attackers escaped from the scene. An ambulance was called in to shift the wounded policemen to Peshawar but when it reached near Badaber, it again came under miscreants’ attack due to which five cops and the driver of the…