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UN vote on Israeli settlements has changed little

Three months after a landmark UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements, the measure has changed little on the groun

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Somali pirates hijack Indian commercial vessel

—Photo by AFPBOSASSO, SOMALIA: Pirates have hijacked an Indian commercial ship off the coast of Somalia, the secon

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Trump’s son-in-law, Kushner, flies into Iraq with top U.S. general

—Photo by GettyimagesBAGHDAD: U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, flew into Iraq on Mon

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latest happenings in Pakistan

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Breaking stereotypes, female doctor turns out to be messiah

KHAIRPUR: Dr. Shahida Parveen is the sole doctor staffing the APWA Medical Center in Khairpur, where women from the surr

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Sartaj stresses close Pak-Afghan cooperation on security, border management

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz Monday stressed the governments of Pakistan and

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Nisar for revising, updating visa rules to bring in transparency

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Monday directed the Interior Ministry to revise and

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Sports Corner

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Test cricketer Younis Khan announces ‘retirement’ from International Cricket

KARACHI: Veteran Pakistan batsman and former captain Younis Khan announced on Saturday he will retire from international

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Record-setting West Indies beat Pakistan in 1st ODI

-File PhotoPROVIDENCE, Guyana: Jason Mohammed played the finest innings of his brief international career to pace the We

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Najam Sethi announces six teams to play next PSL edition

-File photoLahore: Chairman Pakistan Super League (PSL) Najam Sethi has announced six teams to be played in next edition

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Business Trends

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World Bank country Director calls on Dar

ISLAMABAD: Country Director World Bank, Patchamuthu Illangovan, along with his team, Saturday called on the Federal Fin

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Pakistan, Kosovo agree to enhance bilateral cooperation

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Kosovo have agreed to enhance cooperation in diverse areas.The understanding came during an ina

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Uber fires back at Google spinoff in self-driving car case

-File PhotoSAN FRANCISCO: Uber is scoffing at claims that its expansion into self-driving cars hinges on trade secrets s

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Mawra Hocane gearing up for ‘big announcement’

KARACHI: Pakistani actress Mawra Hocane is gearing up for a ‘big announcement’ leaving her fans wondering wh

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Teaser of Mehwish Hayat starrer ‘Punjab Nahi Jaungi’ released

KARACHI: The teaser of upcoming Pakistani movie starring Mahwish Hayat "Punjab Nahi Jaungi" has been released, local

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Pictures: Manisha Koirala’s latest transformation is worth watching

-glocalkhabarOne of the top actresses of the 90s, Manisha Koirala defined beauty and talent in a different way. Her perf

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Love of jelly beans lands 51-year-old Canadian in hospital

Most of us love jelly beans and will continue eating them for hours on end till the bag either goes empty or our mums s

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Lots of sleep tied to worse breast cancer survival odds

Women with breast cancer who sleep at least nine hours a night may be more likely to die from their tumors than patient

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Sri Lanka protests cripple health services, dent investor sentiment

An island-wide protest on Friday by Sri Lankan doctors demanding closure of a private medical college crippled the heal

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Facebook virtual assistant to offer suggestions during Messenger chat

Facebook has announced that virtual assistance M powered by artificial intelligence will launch in the US to provide sug

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Uber says its self-driving technology differs from Waymo`s

Uber Technologies Inc said on Friday its self-driving sensor technology was "fundamentally different" from W

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Facebook launches digital assistant ´M´ in US

WASHINGTON: Facebook on Thursday launched its digital assistant named "M" for US users of its Messenger appl

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Laser weapons edge toward use in US military

WASHINGTON: A sci-fi staple for decades, laser weapons are finally becoming reality in the US military, albeit with cap

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Red Chilies beneficial to burn calories smother appetite

—File PhotoRed Chilies are crucial for any cuisines as it is helpful to burn the calories from your body. Basically this

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Suggestive changes for body and mind to make during spring

-Health ValuesWEB DESK: With the changes in weather, it is necessary to make refreshing changes for body and mind. The r

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