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  • TThe toys are back in town as Disney and Pixar's Toy Story franchise is back with yet another adventure with Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Jessie, and the crew get ready for another ride in the first teaser trailer for Toy Story 4. The teaser trailer, released on Monday, also featured Mr and Mrs Potato ...

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  • TA special court’s order - which asked for a statement in the high treason case being recorded through a commission – was challenged in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) by the former president General (r) Pervez Musharraf. On October 15, Musharraf was ordered by a special court to record ...

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  • TAwami National Party’s (ANP) two senior leaders, Senior Vice-President Bushra Gohar and former senator Afrasiab Khattak, have been suspended from the party for violating the party discipline and damaging its interests. According to a press release that was released on Monday, the party ...

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  • TPakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Senator Mushahidullah Khan on Monday, while speaking in the Senate, blasted the government for its incompetence and for ‘begging’ from foreign countries. The PML-N leader also criticised the prime minister for talking about corruption during his China trip, ...

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  • TPunjab Chief Minister (CM) Usman Buzdar, Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar and Punjab Assembly Speaker Pervaiz Elahi have been summoned to Islamabad by the Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Monday. The Punjab CM, provincial governor and Pakistan Muslim League-Q (PML-Q) leader were called to the ...

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  • TMinister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Monday has said Pakistan Railways is open to all merit-based international investments. He was talking to Ambassador of South Korea to Pakistan Kwak Sung-Kyu, who called on him in Islamabad today. The minister said Pakistan Railways is ready for mutual ...

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  • TA Pakistani cricketer based in Norway won the prestigious “Best Player of the Year 2018” award in the country on Monday. Syed Tajamal Hussain Shah received this honour due to his extraordinary performance in Cricket League Norway held from May to September this year. The award was ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday accepted the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) appeal for hearing over the suspension of the prison sentences of former Premier Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz in the Avenfield corruption reference. A three-member bench of the Supreme Court, ...

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  • TPrime Minister's Special Assistant on Accountability Shahzad Akbar said that the Asset Recovery Unit has traced assets of worth 5.3 billion dollars in 10 countries. While addressing a joint press conference, along with Prime Minister's Special Assistant on Media Iftikhar Durrani and PTI leader ...

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  • TFormer prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday said the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is a "black law" and should be abolished. While speaking to the media in Lahore, he said, "Everyone knows that the Ashiana Iqbal Housing Scheme case has no ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court on Saturday has directed the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in the money laundering case to submit its report within two weeks about fake bank accounts. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar heard the case in Islamabad. During the hearing, ...

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  • TPunjab Health Minister, Dr Yasmin Rashid has stressed upon parents to make their children immunized from the deadly disease of Pneumonia. In a message on the eve of World Pneumonia Awareness Day, she reiterated that the Punjab government is committed to immunize every child from diseases. She was ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court on Monday accepted a petition seeking the disqualification of Zulfi Bukhari, the prime minister's special assistant on overseas Pakistanis and human resource development. While fixing the hearing for November 16, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar asked what portfolio ...

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  • TMinister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad says Prime Minister Imran Khan's visit to China was more successful than expectations. Talking to media, he said the prime minister is doing hard work to put the country on path of development. The minister expressed his commitment to bring improvement ...

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  • TThe Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has initiated legal consultation to de-link the Pakistan Super League from itself by making it a separate entity, sources familiar with the matter said. The board had approved an overhaul of the PSL back in November 2016, when then-PSL chairman Najam Sethi had ...

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  • TPakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will hold policy-level talks from today (Monday) as technical discussions have concluded. Harald Finger will lead the IMF delegation for policy-level discussions which are scheduled to take place till November 20. The Pakistani delegation will ...

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  • TMinister of State for Interior Shehryar Khan Afridi says the nation is proud of all law-enforcement agencies who rendered great sacrifices to ensure peace in the country. He expressed these views during his visit to Wagah border to witness the flag-lowering ceremony. The minister said Pakistan is ...

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  • TForeign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that revolutionary changes are being introduced in the foreign ministry. Speaking to people during a visit to his constituency in Multan, he said all diplomatic missions in foreign countries have been directed to follow austerity measures and work ...

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  • TA nationwide anti-polio campaign of varied duration begins in selected parts of the country on Monday. In Punjab, more than seven million children will be administrated polio vaccine in twelve highly sensitive districts during the campaign. The districts include Lahore, Sheikhupura, Bahawalpur, ...

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  • TChinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd smashed the 2017 record for its Singles’ Day sales event on Sunday, surpassing $24.15 billion sales in under sixteen hours. Singles’ Day, also called “Double 11” is the world’s biggest online sales event, outstripping ...

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  • TIt has been announced on Pakistan Super League (PSL) official Twitter account that New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson has become the latest foreign player to join the platinum roster of Pakistan Super League for the 2019 edition. Anderson, 27, has played 13 Tests, 49 ODIs and 31 T20Is for New ...

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  • TMother of Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri died of cancer in Quetta on Sunday. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has expressed grief with the bereaved family and prayed eternal peace for the departed soul. Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed grief ...

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  • TMinister for Religious Affairs Pir Noor-ul-Haq Qadri says the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal will be observed with religious devotion and fervor in the country as directed by Prime Minister Imran Khan. He was addressing Rehmat-ul-Alameen (SAW) Conference in Malagori sub-division of Jamrud on Sunday. Noor ...

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  • TThe third one day International of three-match series between Pakistan and New Zealand is being played in Dubai today (Sunday). Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat first. Both the countries have won one match each. Pakistan defeated New Zealand by six wickets in the second one day ...

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  • TInformation Minister Chaudhary Fawad Hussain says politics should not be done on the name of religion. Addressing a seminar in Lahore on Sunday, he said Pakistan is facing a thinking crisis, not political crisis. He said a person cannot be Muslim unless he fully immerses in the love of Prophet ...

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  • TThe federal government on Saturday has allocated two billion rupees to Gilgit-Baltistan for promoting forestry activities and involving local communities under Green Pakistan Programme. According to sources at Climate Change Division, 5.2 million rupees have been earmarked for capacity building and ...

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  • TPunjab Governor Chaudhary Sarwar says Pakistan cannot make progress without elimination of corruption from the country. Talking to media in Faisalabad on Sunday, he said the PTI government is transparent and all its ministers, including the Prime Minister, are open for accountability. Chaudhary ...

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  • TThe United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has decided to suspend the repatriation process of Afghan refugees in Pakistan for around four months due to cold weather. According to a spokesperson of the UNHCR, the repatriation process will be halted from first of next month till 28th ...

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  • TSenate Chairman Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has said that Pakistan values its cordial and friendly relations with China and wants to further expand ties by opening up new vistas of cooperation. He was talking to 15-member Chinese parliamentary delegation led by Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee ...

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  • TGovernor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman on Sunday has said the decision regarding merger of erstwhile FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa cannot be reversed and Prime Minister Imran Khan has ensured providing the due share of FATA in National Finance Commission (NFC) Award.    Talking to media ...

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