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Rain, thundershowers expected in UAE

DUBAI: United Arab Emirates is set to experience more rain and thundershowers until Tuesday morning, the National Cente

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Police arrest two more over British parliament attack

LONDON: British police said they had made two further significant arrests in the investigation into the attack on Londo

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Emirates defends security as laptop ban looms

—Photo by APDUBAI, United Arab Emirates: The president of Emirates, the Middle East’s biggest airline, defended se

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Distortion of religious beliefs intolerable: Nisar

—File PhotoISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Friday said distortion of religious beliefs and sacrileg

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India using false propaganda to create unrest in AJK, says COAS

-Daily NHTChief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said that Indian propaganda regarding presence of misc

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Sharjeel appeared before anti corruption tribunal

-newsrepublica LAHORE: The Anti-Corruption Tribunal has given the time frame of May 5 to the suspended cricketer Sharjee

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India’s Kohli in doubt for Australia showdown

-File PhotoDHARAMSALA – Injured Indian skipper Virat Kohli said Friday he would play the fourth Test against Austr

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Virat Kohli dubbed ‘bat-wielding Donald Trump of world sport’

MELBOURNE: The ongoing Test series between Australia and India has seen moments of boiled-up emotions on the field, but

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Captain Haseem Khan leads Pakistan to victory over NZ

LAHORE: Pakistan captain Haseem Khan led from the front; scoring a brace in Pakistan’s 2-1 over New Zealand to tak

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Business Trends

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Twitter explores subscription-based option for first time

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at pro

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Federal budget will reflect inclusive economic growth: Dar

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Thursday said that upcoming federal budget 2017-18 would reflect the government

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Emirates offers laptop ‘handlers’ to cope with US ban

DUBAI: Emirates airline on Thursday announced it will provide a free packing-and-handling service for passengers on flig

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Raveena on Salman: He was always there for me

-File PhotoRaveena Tandon recently shot for the show, ‘My Life My Story’ and spoke about how she had small fights on the

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Jiah Khan suicide case update: CBI to frame charges against Sooraj Pancholi

It’s been almost 4 years now since the death of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan and ever since then the fans and Bollywood c

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Here’s how much Aamir alone earned from Dangal

MUMBAI: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan releases one flick a year, but Mr. Perfectionist makes sure it runs over other co

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Cholesterol-slashing drug does not impair brain: study

WASHINGTON: A new cholesterol-slashing drug that has shown promise for high-risk patients does not impair brain function

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Biometric system in govt hospitals

KARACHI: Sindh Ministry of Health has directed all the government hospitals of the province to install biometric system

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Web-based counseling lowers blood pressure as much as medicines: study

People who received regular lifestyle counseling online were able to lower their blood pressure as much as a medication

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A closer look at Sony Xperia XZ premium

-sonymobileSony’s back with a new high-end phoneand we really mean high end. In fact, bar the fact the Sony Xperia XZ Pr

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This new red iPhone 7 looks awesome —video review

-BGRWEB DESK: Tech enthusiasts attention, Apple introduces iphone 7 and iphone 7 plus special red edition and here is ev

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IT park to be set up in Islamabad with S.Korea’s assistance

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan with the assistance of South Korea will be setting up an information technology park in Islamabad. T

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You won’t go near a swimming pool after reading this

-File PhotoThere are two types of people in this world: people who admit they’ve peed in a pool and liars. Okay, so mayb

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WHO issues ethics guidance to protect rights of TB patients

-File PhotoISLAMABAD : World Health Organization (WHO) on Fridaylaunched new tuberculosis (TB) ethics guidance to help e

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Citizens to avoid roadside unhygienic food stalls: Health expert

ISLAMABAD: Citizens should avoid eating unhygienic food and fruit being sold at makeshift stalls at allcosts, health exp

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