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Imran Khan's staunch ally elected speaker of Pakistan parliament, PM vote on Friday

Added: 15.08.2018 12:30 | 20 views | 0 comments

A staunch ally of cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan was elected speaker of Pakistan's lower house on Wednesday, a key position to support Khan's legislative agenda after he won a disputed election last month.


Australia senate appoints first Muslim woman amid race row

Added: 15.08.2018 11:18 | 1 views | 0 comments

Pakistan-born Mehreen Faruqi's landmark appointment is marred by a national racism row.

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Pakistan: Former PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter, son-in-law celebrate independence day in jail, cut cake

Added: 15.08.2018 10:22 | 16 views | 0 comments

Pakistan's imprisoned former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law have celebrated the country's Independence Day by cutting cakes in the high-security Adiala Jail, according to a media report.


India-Pakistan pen pals write their own history

Added: 15.08.2018 0:06 | 6 views | 0 comments

Thousands of students from both countries have exchanged letters as part of a peace initiative.

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In Independence Day message, Imran Khan vows to address pressing issues facing Pakistan

Added: 14.08.2018 18:15 | 24 views | 0 comments

Imran Khan is set to be sworn-in as Pakistan's Prime Minister on Saturday.


US hopes to strengthen ties with Pakistan, says US Secy of state Pompeo

Added: 14.08.2018 14:29 | 18 views | 0 comments

Wishing the people of Pakistan on the country's 72nd Independence Day, Pompeo, in a statement, said for more than seven decades, the relationship between the US and Pakistan has "rested on the strong foundation of close ties between our two peoples

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Pakistan election commission should look into vote rigging allegations: Prez on I-Day

Added: 14.08.2018 11:17 | 18 views | 0 comments

Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain in his Independence Day speech echoed the issue of alleged rigging in the recently held elections, saying the election commission should address the complaints of major political parties to make the poll process "fully transparent".


Imran Khan, 328 new members of Pak House take oath

Added: 14.08.2018 8:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s PMin-waiting Imran Khan was among the 329 newly-elected members of the National Assembly who took the oath on Monday, setting the stage for the cricketer-turned-politician to form the next government, only the second democratic transition of power. The maiden...

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US Hopes To Strengthen Ties With Pakistan, Says Pompeo

Added: 14.08.2018 8:03 | 16 views | 0 comments

Washington: The US hopes to further strengthen ties with Pakistan in the years...

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Pakistan's first lawmaker of African descent raises hopes for Sidi community

Added: 13.08.2018 15:20 | 3 views | 0 comments

Tanzeela Qambrani, from the tiny Sidi community, has ancestors who hailed from East Africa.

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