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Trump critic McCain meets Saudi king

Saudi’s newly appointed King Salman (L) shakes hands with US Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona (C) at Erga

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Regional rivals Iran, Turkey trade barbs over Syria

The Foreign Minister of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu delivers a speech at the third day of the 53rd Munich Security Conferenc

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Millions targeted for possible deportation under Trump rules

—Photo by ReutersWASHINGTON: Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation

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latest happenings in Pakistan

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Rangers operation against terrorists, facilitators planned in Punjab

LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to launch rangers operation against banned terrorist outfits and their facilit

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Pakistan to send 10,000 youths to US for higher education: minister

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning Ahsan Iqbal has said that Pakistan will have to maintain its relations with the United

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88 suspects rounded up in countrywide combing operations

ISLAMABAD: Security forces across the country apprehended at least 99 suspects in different raids as part of an ongoing

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Sports Corner

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Shehbaz announces free shuttle bus service for cricket lovers

—LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif announced on Wednesday to launch free of cost special bus service for cric

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India test-fired supersonic interceptor Prithvi missile

—Radio PakistanIndia successfully test-fired supersonic interceptor missile, Prithvi on Wednesday.The missile was fired

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Ronaldo caps dream year with fourth Ballon d’Or

Cristiano Ronaldo called it “a dream come true again” as he won his fourth Ballon d’Or on Monday to ge

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Business Trends

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Kraft Heinz bids $143 billion for Unilever in global brand grab

LONDON: U.S. food company Kraft Heinz made a surprise $143 billion offer for Unilever in a bid to build a global consume

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China says policies unaffected by Trump plan to bring factories back to U.S.

BEIJING: China is closely following U.S. President Donald Trump’s plans to create more domestic jobs by encouragin

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Trump trade strategy ‘doomed to failure:’ expert

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump’s rejection of multilateral trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific in favor of on

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Veteran actor Farooq Zameer Passes away

-Daily PakistanWEB DESK: The famous name of Pakistan drama industry Farooq Zameer has passed away on Thursday, Aaj News

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Harvard names Rihanna its humanitarian of the year

-SalonNEW YORK: Rihanna may be best known as an R&B superstar, but on Wednesday she was named the 2017 Harvard Unive

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Short, white men are more likely to go bald: study

PARIS: Add enhanced risk of premature balding to the list of illnesses and indignities faced by diminutive men of Europe

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Brain ‘continues to live’ after people die: study

OTTAWA: Medical experts fathoming out myths of ‘life after death’ believe that brain activity may continue f

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Namaz reduces back pain and increases joint elasticity: study

The repetitive physical movements of Namaz (prayer) rituals can reduce chances of lower back pain if performed properly,

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YouTube introduces “Super Chat”, a new way for creators to make money

By: Muhammad Farooq DhedhiYouTube has launched a new feature “Super Chat” which will help video creators make money whil

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Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

FRANKFURT/WASHINGTON: A group that took credit for leaking NSA cyber spying tools – including ones used in the Wan

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Facebook adds Snapchat-like camera filters to Instagram

Facebook’s Instagram has souped up its camera tool with quirky face-tracking filters, adding another feature simil

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Secret Service probes object thrown at Trump motorcade

WASHINGTON: The US Secret Service launched an investigation Friday, after an object was hurled at Donald Trump’s m

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Villagers glorify their children in China festival

\nTUFANG: Looking like living dress-up dolls, elaborately costumed children are paraded through an eastern China village

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Iranian women dressed as men barred from football game

Eight Iranian girls who disguised themselves as boys to attend a football match despite an official ban were prevented f

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