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Former Indian PM Vajpayee passes away

New Delhi, Aug 16 (INP): Former prime minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on Thursday here at the age of 93, Indian...

Pakistani-born Mehreen Faruqi becomes Australia’s first female Muslim senator

Islamabad, August 15 (INP): Pakistani-born Mehreen Faruqi became Australia’s first Muslim woman senator after being appointed to fill a vacant seat on Wednesday. The Greens...

45 Afghan Security Forces Killed in Baghlan

KABUL, Aug 15 (INP): At least 45 Afghan security forces were killed in a Taliban attack over an army base in northern Baghlan province,...

Aftershocks rock Indonesia’s Lombok as quake death toll tops 300

MATARAM, Indonesia, August 9 (INP) - The death toll from a devastating earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok jumped to 319 Thursday, as...

US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

WASHINGTON, Aug 07 (INP):The United States re-imposed a wave of tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran on Tuesday, bringing back into effect harsh penalties that...

Transformation Strategy’ changes fate of poverty-stricken villages

BEIJING, Aug 6 (INP): Three Transformation Strategy’-a poverty alleviation plan has turned poverty-stricken villages into a zero-poverty area and changed the fate of poor...

Iran diplomat granted entry to Saudi: state media

RIYADH, Aug 06 (INP): Saudi Arabia has granted a visa to an Iranian diplomat to work in a consular office in Jeddah, state media...

Palestinian wounded in Gaza border protests dies: ministry

JERUSALEM, Aug 06 (INP): A Palestinian shot by Israeli forces on the Gaza border four months ago has died, the health ministry in the...

US Congresswoman felicitates PTI chief on poll win

WASHINGTON, Aug 05 (INP): A member of the United States Congress, Sheila Jackson Lee, felicitated Chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan over the...

British campaigners hopeful Pakistan will exchange Shakil Afridi for Aafia Siddiqui: The Guardian

LONDON, Aug 05 (INP): During weeks of frenetic political campaigning, an influential group of British Pakistanis has been negotiating with Khan and senior military...

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International Garment and Textiles Expo

DALIAN, Sept 20 (INP): International Garment and Textiles Expo (hereinafter referred to as "Dalian Clothing Expo") press conference was held on June 10, announcing...

SC fixes date for hearing of petition seeking PM Imran’s disqualification

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court on Thursday fixed a date for the hearing of a petition seeking Prime Minister Imran Khan’s disqualification. A three-judge bench headed by...

Govt to immediately pay back Rs50b in circular debt

ISLAMABAD, Sept 20 (INP): The federal government on Thursday decided to immediately pay back Rs50 billion in circular debt. “The decision has been taken after...