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Pakistan condoles over deadly explosion in Turkish factory

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Tuesday expressed condolences over a deadly blast last week at a fireworks factory in northwestern Turkey. In a statement, the foreign office conveyed heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Turkey on the loss

Parts of country to receive rain wind-thunderstorm today

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has stated that several parts of the country will likely receive light to moderate rain from today.   According to the PMD, moderate monsoon spell entered in the upper and central parts of the country on

Development of agriculture sector topmost priority of govt: PM Imran  

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated that the development of the agriculture sector was the topmost priority of the PTI-led federal government.   The statement came while chairing a meeting in Islamabad today (Monday) on the proposal to provide

9-year-old boy accused of stealing car in Karachi

KARACHI: Police have released a nine-year-old boy who was accused of stealing a vehicle from the upscale Defence Housing Authority area. According to police, 15 police assistants in the Sea View area of Darakhshan Police Station arrested the boy, named

Hot weather to hit most parts of country today

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted that the weather will remain hot and dry in most parts of the country. According to the PMD, the weather will remain to be hot in Sindh, southern Punjab, and Balochistan. However, thundershowers

PMD says no Pakistani coastal areas under threat from cyclone in Arabian sea

KARACHI: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has issued a warning for cyclone developed in the eastern Arabian sea as the depression in the southeastern region of the sea has intensified. PMD in his report maintained that none of Pakistan’s coastal

Pakistan denounces extra-judicial killing of 13 Kashmiris by Indian forces

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has condemned the extra-judicial killing of 13 Kashmiris in a single day by the Indian troops in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK). Pakistan is deeply concerned over unabated extra-judicial killings of Kashmiri youth in fake encounters and so-called ‘anti-infiltration’ operations,

American singer Cher turns out to be PM’s fan

WASHINGTON: American singer-songwriter Cher has praised Prime Minister Imran Khan after the Pakistani court ordered the freedom of Kaavan, a lonely elephant. In a tweet on Tuesday, the singer who supports the rights of wild animals thanked the prime minister