1800 MW to be added in national grid before summer season: Abid

PESHAWAR: Minister of State for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali Thursday said the construction of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal has been completed in Karachi that would help increase import of LNG for power generation. Addressing a...



 
Murray beats Berdych to reach Australian Open final

MELBOURNE: Britain’s Andy Murray overcame a blistering start from Tomas Berdych to advance to his fourth Australian Open final with a 6-7(6) 6-0 6-3 7-5 victory on Thursday. Murray will play either top seed Novak Djokovic or defending champion Stan Wawrinka, who meet in their semi-final on Friday, for the title....



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Saudi King Abdullah’s death, potential to shake up global oil markets
 
Saudi King Abdullah’s death, potential to shake up global oil markets
11:23 am | Web Desk

The news of the death of Saudi King Abdullah has brought a new controversial policy in Saudi Arabia, the world’s second-largest producer of crude oil, that the country’s...

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DHA Karachi Phase VIII – A Sought-after Address in Pakistan
 
DHA Karachi Phase VIII – A Sought-after Address in Pakistan
3:47 pm | Web Desk

By Khadija Aslam The popularity of Defence Housing Authority (DHA) is beyond question since its inception in Pakistan, whether it is DHA Karachi, Lahore or Islamabad. DHA, a...

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Family’s despair for Pakistan’s Aafia Siddiqui
 
Family’s despair for Pakistan’s Aafia Siddiqui
12:44 pm | Web Desk

KARACHI- From Algeria to Iraq to Yemen, one name crops up again and again in the demands of Islamist hostage-takers: Aafia Siddiqui, the Pakistani scientist jailed in the...

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‘Quaid-e-Azam’ a role model for Nation
 
‘Quaid-e-Azam’ a role model for Nation
11:38 am | Farah Jamil

Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah the most revered leader of the Muslims of the Subcontinent was a man having inter alia a strong moral character unmatched by any other...

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Weather delays NASA launch of satellite to study soil

MIAMI: Windy weather forced NASA on Thursday to delay the launch of a satellite that aims to study soil moisture on Earth. The SMAP observatory–short for Soil Moisture Active Passive–will make another attempt to blast off atop a...



 
Academicians, experts seek demand based vocational training for youth

KARACHI: Academicians and financial experts have suggested urgent inception of demand based vocational training programmes for youth, constituting 36% of the country’s total labor force. Addressing the moot titled as “Unemployment among Youth inPakistan-Interventions,” organised by the Jinnah...




‘Selma’ director and star to pair for Katrina movie

LOS ANGELES: Ava Du Vernay, the director of the Martin Luther King historical movie “Selma,” is set to again team up with the film’s star David Oyelowo for a new project about Hurricane Katrina. DuVernay and Oyelowo, who...



 
Christmas – A lesson we can all learn from

By Wajahat Ali Now hold your pants before you start raging over how our religion condemns such “kafir” activities created by the Zionists to derail the Muslim ummah from their true path to salvation and all of them...



 
 
 



 
 
 
 



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