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PIA removes Markhor picture, restores old logo

RAWALPINDI: The Pak­is­tan International Airlines (PIA) has decided to restore its old slogan ‘Great People to Fly With’ and discontinue its new blue logo. A directive issued by PIA Chief Executive Officer and chairman Air Marshal Arshad Malik informed all concerned that it has been approved that the airline’s new blue logo has been discontinued from stationery products, billboards, documents ...

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Imran-Trump meeting top priority for new envoy

WASHINGTON: Exploring the possibility of an Imran-Trump meeting will be one of the priorities of Pakistan’s new envoy who arrives in Washington on Monday to take charge of the effort to renew once close relationship between the United States and Pakistan. Dr Asad Majeed, until recently Pakistan’s ambassador in Tokyo, replaces Ali Jehangir Siddiqui who was sent by the PML-N ...

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No plan to impose governor’s Law on Sindh

LAHORE: Federal Water Resources Minister Faisal Vawda says there is no plan to impose governor’s rule in Sindh and sees MQM founder Altaf Husain’s hand in the murder of Ali Raza Abidi, while Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid wants the Sindh chief minister to resign. “There’s neither any talk (in federal government circles) of imposing governor’s rule on Sindh nor dissolving ...

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No economic crisis, says Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the country may be facing challenges, but there is no crisis in the country. “All things are manageable. There is a lot of potential for improvement in this country. We inherited an economy with the highest-ever $19 billion current account deficit,” Mr Khan said in a brief interaction with journalists in the conference ...

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FIA recommends closure of Asghar Khan Case

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has recommended to the Supreme Court to close the Asghar Khan verdictimplementation case citing its inability to gather evidence required to launch criminal proceedings, it emerged on Saturday. The FIA, in its report submitted in the apex court, states that the case is more than 25 years old and therefore relevant banks do not have the ...

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Swedish media blasted for playing down horrific details of hikers

Swedish state broadcaster SVT has come under fire for what some viewers are calling an effort to downplay the horrendous details of the murders of two Scandinavian backpackers in Morocco last week. Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark, and Maren Ueland, 28, from Norway were killed while backpacking in Morocco’s High Atlas mountains. While both girls were stabbed multiple times, one of ...

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Arab states are making nice with Assad’s Syria.

Attempts by Arab states to mend ties with Damascus serve to bolster the Syrian government’s victories on the ground and may well see the West changing its attitude towards the country, Middle East experts have told RT. Attempts by Arab states to mend ties with Damascus serve to bolster the Syrian government’s victories on the ground and may well see ...

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Donald Trump’s First visit to Iraq

President Donald Trump’s lightning Christmas visit with US troops in Iraq has triggered questions and criticism in a country deeply divided over Washington’s influence since the 2003 US invasion. The Wednesday visit, Trump’s first with US troops in a conflict zone since he took office two years ago, came days after a shock decision to pull all American troops from neighbouring ...

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Maryam Nawaz call on Nawaz in Kot Lakhpat jail

Maryam Nawaz, daughter of the incarcerated PML-N quaidNawaz Sharif, arrived at Kot Lakhpat jail on Thursday to meet the former prime minister along with her grandmother and several party leaders. Nawaz Sharif had been shifted to Kot Lakhpat Jail, Lahore on Tuesday, a day after he was taken into custody following an accountability court judgement sending him to jail for seven years in ...

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ECP accepts disqualification petition against Zardari

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday accepted for initial hearing a petition seeking the disqualification of PPP head Asif Ali Zardari, DawnNewsTVreported. The commission will decide on the maintainability of the plea in the initial hearing. According to sources, the initial hearing is expected to be held in the next week. A notice has been issued to Khurrum Sher Zaman, the ...

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