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Syrian migrant sets himself on fire in Greece protest: report

ATHENS: A Syrian man set himself on fire at a migrant camp on the Greek island of Chios on Thursday in despair over his

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China says ‘no such thing’ as man-made islands in South China Sea

BEIJING: There was “no such thing” as man-made islands in the disputed South China Sea, China’s Defenc

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Malaysia mistook slain Kim Jong Nam for South Korean

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian authorities wrongly identified the slain half-brother of North Korea’s leader as a South K

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latest happenings in Pakistan

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Dr Asim Hussain files petition to remove his name from ECL

KARACHI: A request to remove Former Petroleum Minister Dr Asim Hussain`s name from the Exit Control List (ECL) was fil

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US acknowledges Pak Army`s contributions towards regional peace, stability

RAWALPINDI: United States Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale has acknowledged Pakistan Army`s contributions t

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Army takes custody of Uzair Baloch on espionage charges

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army has taken custody of infamous Lyari gangster Uzair Baloch on charges of espionage, the Inter

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Sports Corner

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Sharjeel, Khalid Latif facing lifetime ban

\n Lahore: Pakistani cricket officials have charged Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif for spot-fixing in a corruption pro

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PSL 2017: Islamabad beat Peshawar by five wickets

SHARJAH: Islamabad United defeated Peshawar Zalmi by five wickets in the 12th match of Pakistan Super League (PSL) at Sh

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Sania Mirza lashes out at Indian media

A day after Sania Mirza denied service tax evasion in response to notices last week issued by the Central Board of Excis

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Business Trends

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‘Restructuring of PIA to make it profitable’

KARACHI: Advisor to Prime Minister on Aviation Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan on Thursday said the restructuring of Pakistan I

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Power load-shedding shoots up as summer begins

KARACHI: The power supply situation has worsened across the country with the beginning of summer.The duration of power l

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Illegal deliveryman who became one of China’s richest men

BEIJING: From making illegal cross-border deliveries to China in a minivan to buying a fleet of Boeing aircraft, the bos

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Indian film actress found hanging

\nKOLKATA: Indian film actress Bitasta Saha was found hanging in her bedroom in a Kolkata apartment on Tuesday evening,

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Pakistanis condemn ban on ‘Raees’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s ban on Bollywood thriller “Raees” sparked a social media backlash Wednesday, aft

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Madonna adopts twin girls

US superstar Madonna adopted two four-year-old twin girls from Malawi on Tuesday, a court official in Lilongwe told AFP,

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Venom of tiny fish could lead to new pain treatments

WASHINGTON: Tiny fanged fish called blennies, which swim in the coral reefs of the Pacific Ocean, are armed with an unus

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Global depression numbers surge in past decade: WHO

GENEVA: Cases of depression have ballooned almost 20 percent in a decade, making the debilitating disorder linked to sui

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Brain implant lets paralysed man feed himself using his thoughts

CHICAGO: A paralysed man in Cleveland fed himself mashed potatoes for the first time in eight years, aided by a computer

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China’s Huawei targets Amazon, Alibaba in public cloud service push

HONG KONG: Chinese telecoms equipment and smartphone maker Huawei Technologies on Tuesday said it aims to compete with A

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Foreign firms shortlisted for Saudi green energy

RIYADH: Companies from France and Japan were among 51 firms shortlisted on Monday to bid for solar and wind energy proje

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Two Russians, one American land back on Earth

DZHEZKAZGAN, Kazakhstan: Two Russian cosmonauts and a US astronaut touched down safely in central Kazakhstan Monday foll

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Drinking a glass of baking soda and lemon will do miracles for you body

Baking soda has to be the most used and helpful ingredient not only in the kitchen, but as well as around the home.Aside

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These home remedies will help treat your oily skin naturally

Winter is over so brace you self for some hot and sunny weather as summer is just around the corner and Summer is to oil

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Daily walk for 30 minutes makes heart stronger

—A walk early in the morning for 30 to 45 minutes in the park or alongside a road is highly beneficial for the body than

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