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Trump proposes $54bln increase in defense spending: official

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal includes a substantial $54 billion dollar increase in d

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Milan’s fashion week wraps up with Armani’s expressive colors

MILAN: Once again Italian designer Giorgio Armani stunned with bright and eloquent colors in his autumn and winter colle

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Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US

TEHRAN: Iran launched naval drills at the mouth of the Gulf and the Indian Ocean on Sunday, a naval commander said, as t

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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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Minor girl raped and killed in Islamabad, suspects arrested

ISLAMABAD/WAH CANTT: Police on Wednesday arrested two suspects alleged of kidnapping, rape and murder of a minor girl,

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ECO sets example of regional cooperation: PM

ISLAMABAD: The 13th summit of Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO) concluded on Wednesday with the adoption of

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Nadal sweeps past Sela in Miami

MIAMI: Rafael Nadal cruised past Israeli Dudi Sela in the second round of the Miami Open on Friday while Japan’s

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Ireland`s Coleman breaks leg in draw with Wales

DUBLIN: Ireland`s Seamus Coleman broke his leg after a scything challenge from Wales defender Neil Taylor, w

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India`s Manohar to stay on as ICC chairman

DHARAMSALA: India’s Shashank Manohar has deferred his resignation as the chairman of the International

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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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Yusuf Islam, formerly Cat Stevens, thanks Turkey for UK mosque

ANKARA: British musician Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat Stevens, met Turkey’s leader and thanked the country f

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Pakistan is my second home, says Shabnam

KARACHI: Jharna Basak widely known by her stage name Shabnam on Thursday said she considered Pakistan as her second home

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Prince, George Michael to get Grammy tributes

LOS ANGELES: Prince and George Michael will be honored at the Grammy Awards on Sunday with separate tributes, but organi

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Smartphones can be used as a pocket doctor

Smartphones will soon become mobile laboratories which can monitor bone density, calculate red blood cell levels and eve

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Test can detect HIV within a week of infection: researchers

MADRID: Spain’s top research institution said Thursday it has patented an HIV test that can detect the AIDS-causin

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Baby brain scans may reveal autism risk: study

PARIS: Brain scans of babies may predict which ones will develop autism, a debilitating disorder whose symptoms can be s

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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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This iPhone 8 concept won’t forget the iPhone’s roots

-YoutubeIf you could design the upcoming iPhone 8 (or iPhone X, or whatever Apple calls its next-generation phone), what

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Find out about most useful Google apps!!!

-ShiftWeb SolutionsWEB DESK: Google has become a part of everyone’s life it is useful to search almost anything. N

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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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