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North Korea missile did not threaten US: Pentagon

WASHINGTON: The ballistic missile that North Korea fired over Japan Tuesday was a medium-range rocket that did not threa

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Trump vows full response to Harvey’s ‘epic’ flooding in Texas

HOUSTON: U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Texas on Tuesday and vowed the federal government would have a complete

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Kazakhstan inaugurates IAEA-backed nuclear fuel bank

ASTANA: Kazakhstan inaugurated on Tuesday a new internationally-controlled uranium fuel bank seen as potentially importa

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Ousted PM Nawaz Sharif leaves for London today

ISLAMABAD: Ousted prime minister is set to leave for London today to see his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz, ARY News report

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Shahbaz opposes confrontation with US

LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday said there was no need to confront with the , rather the conflic

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ECNEC approves nine economic projects in different fields

ISLAMABAD: Executive Committee of National Economic Council on Tuesday chaired Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi appro

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Report reveals high level of drug use in athletics

Over 30 percent of athletes who competed at the 2011 world championships admitted to having used banned substances in th

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Sharapova sparkles on return to grand slam stage

NEW YORK: Maria Sharapova proved she will be someone to contend with for the U.S. Open crown after the Russian wild card

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Windies captain Holder reprimanded for ‘inappropriate’ comments

LEEDS: West Indies captain Jason Holder has received an official reprimand for venting his frustration at a dropped catc

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ECNEC approves nine economic projects in different fields

ISLAMABAD: Executive Committee of National Economic Council on Tuesday chaired Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi appro

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Uber pays out $10 mn to get back on Philippine roads

MANILA: Ride-sharing app Uber said Tuesday it had paid nearly $10 million in fines and drivers’ compensation to re

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HBL chief blames ‘human error’ as $630 US fine looms

By: Zamir Husain LaghariKARACHI: Habib Bank Ltd (HBL) President Nauman K. Dar has admitted the bank’s failure to fully c

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Taylor Swift’s new music video makes biggest YouTube debut ever

LOS ANGELES: Taylor Swift’s vengeful new music video “Look What You Made Me Do,” is smashing records on YouTube, garneri

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Then and now: Mind-blowing transformation of Komal Chautala of ‘Chak De India’

MUMBAI: The 2007-blockbuster Chak De India starring Shah Rukh Khan is arguably one of the greatest Bollywood films and i

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‘Hitman’ on top, but box office is worst since 2001

LOS ANGELES: Weekend North American box-office sales were the lowest in nearly 16 years, allowing previous leader “

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Scientists launch virtual reality game to detect Alzheimer’s

LONDON: Sea Quest Hero is more than just the usual computer game in which players find their way through mazes, shoot an

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Diet guidelines biased against poor nations: study

PARIS: Widely promoted guidelines to reduce fat intake could be unhealthy for people in low- and middle-income countries

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German killer nurse murdered ‘at least 90 patients’: police

BERLIN: A male nurse jailed for life two years ago for killing two hospital patients with lethal drug overdoses murdered

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Mark Zuckerberg welcomes second daughter in Facebook post

SAN FRANCISCO: co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife welcomed their second daughter – August – to the wor

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Uber to end post-trip tracking of riders as part of privacy push

PALO ALTO: Uber Technologies Inc is pulling a heavily criticized feature from its app that allowed it to track riders fo

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Facebook Memories now lists your ‘milestones’

NEWS DESK: Facebook has made changes to On This Day, which will result in users being notified about more and more updat

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Better use of scarce water key to Middle East’s future: World Bank

WASHINGTON: Political stability and economic growth in the Middle East and North Africa could hinge on better management

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Secrets of late Princess Diana’s life that were hidden for years

WEB DESK: People’s Princess, Diana (late) is widely liked by everyone even till date. Her sudden and sad demise le

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Do you forget things quickly? here is the cure

WEB DESK: Some of us have this annoying habit of forgetting things and smaller tasks. In most cases, you have an idea wh

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