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Pakistan offers lucrative opportunities for investment in various sectors: Anusha

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Minister of State for Information Technology, Anusha Rehman has said that, “Pakistan offers lucrative opportunities for investment in various sectors.” She was talking to Norwegian Ambassador to Pakistan Tore Nedrebo who called on her in Islamabad. The two sides discussed cooperation in information and communication technologies and other matters of mutual

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Pakistan, China can further explore mutual investment in furniture sector: Luo Qiang

LAHORE – Luo Qiang, leader of the high ranking visiting Chinese business delegation on Sunday said that, “There was a vast scope for further enhancement of bilateral trade between China and Pakistan in furniture sector  and private sector of two countries can establish joint ventures in the neglected areas  for investment.” The leader of the

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Waseem defeats Philippines’ Magramo to retain WBC Silver flyweight title

SEOUL (Web Desk) – Pakistan’s Muhammad Waseem successfully defended his World Boxing Council (WBC) silver flyweight title after defeating Philippines’ Giemel Magramo in Seoul, South Korea on Sunday. Known as ‘Falcon Khan’ for his swift boxing style, the 28-year-old outplayed Magramo in a tough 12-roundfight. The Quetta-born boxer put a dent on Magramo’s record who was

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Target killer confesses killing 18

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – The alleged target killer of a political party arrested from Tipu Sultan area of Karachi confessed killing 18 persons. Hamid Ghori on Sunday said he started target killing in 2009 after he was given a key post by his party. He targeted 18 persons in different areas of the metropolis, he

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Syria says largest rebel area in Aleppo retaken

Nore than 250,000 civilians have been trapped under government siege for months in rebel-held east. ALEPPO, Syria (AFP) – Syrian state media said government forces Saturday captured the largest rebel-held district of Aleppo, in what would be a major breakthrough in its offensive to retake the entire second city. Masaken Hanano was the first district

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At least 8 killed as car bomb hits Mogadishu market

MOGADISHU (AFP) – A car bomb exploded near a busy market in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday killing at least eight people, police said, as medical sources warned the toll could be far higher. “We have counted about eight civilians so far who were killed in the blast and more than 10 others wounded but

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Trump calls state election recount a ´scam´

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Donald Trump called a recount of votes being prepared in Wisconsin a scam, insisting Saturday that his presidential win should be respected, not “challenged and abused.” The recount, which was requested by Green Party candidate Jill Stein, who received a minute fraction of the total vote, flew in the face of an

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PEMRA suspends license of Din News, Neo TV for airing objectionable content against Senior Judge

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has suspended the license of Din News and Neo TV for airing allegations against a senior judge on Saturday. PEMRA has also imposed a fine of rupees ten lacs on Such TV for airing objectionable content of a caller Ali Nawaz against a Senior Judge

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Senior most generals hardly even became army chiefs in Pakistan

LAHORE: (Sarzameen News) – The army chiefs are always selected from the senior generals of the army but hardly ever does the senior most army chief get the chance to become Chief of Army Staff (COAS). When General Ayub Khan became the army chief, he was the fourth in seniority list. General Muhammad Musa was

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Second Test: Rain brings early close for Pakistan, New Zealand

HAMILTON, New Zealand (AFP) – New Zealand had a first innings lead of 55 over Pakistan when rainforced the abandonment of play during the final session on the third day of the second Test against Pakistan. It was the third time rain had driven players from the field in Hamilton on Sunday. New Zealand faced

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