Javed Akhtar

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"Feels Like Won World War," Says Akhtar After Pakistan Return

Javed Akhtar, a famous lyricist recently make headlines due to his controversial comment about 26/11 terrorists roaming free in Pakistan. At an event in Lahore, Akhtar said, Pakistan should not blame India for its rudeness, especially when terrorists responsible for the attack in Mumbai are still roaming free. Now, after coming back, Akhtar said, "feels like has won the third World War." 

Sat, 25 Feb 2023 - 05:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Javed Akhtar, Pakistan(40), 26/11, Entertainment, World War, News Headline

Pakistan Government

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Pakistan Citizens Faces Record Hike In Fuel Prices Amid Economic

Amid the worst economic crisis, the Pakistan Government announced hike in fuel prices for citizens.  In effect from February 16, citizens will pay PKR 272/litre for petrol, while diesel will cost PKR 280/litre. The increase in fuel prices will inflict more pain on the already-burdened citizens of the South Asian nation. Moreover, the hike came hours after Shehbaz Sharif government tabled a supplementary finance bill in the Pakistan National… read-more

Thu, 16 Feb 2023 - 11:05 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), fuel hike, Worst Economic, Pakistan Government, Citizens

Courtesy: India Today

Pakistan FM

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Pakistan Minister Holds Meeting With IMF Over $7 Billion Loan

The Pakistani government has received a memorandum on the terms and conditions from the IMF for the completion of a USD 7 billion loan programme.  Pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar confirmed the development with awaited staff-level-agreement after a meeting with the IMF delegation. It is to be noted, Pakistan is facing a major economic crisis, and is looking for a loan to overcome the crisis.

Sat, 11 Feb 2023 - 11:45 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), IMF, memorandum, Pakistan Minister, LOAN, tax

Courtesy: NDTV

Javed Miandad

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India Can Go To Hell, Says Former Pak Cricketer Miandad

The war of words amid the venue of the upcoming Asia Cup, between the BCCI and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) continues. On February 6, former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad reacted to the issue after BCCI Secretary Jay Shah said Indian won't be traveling to Pakistan for the Asia Cup.  Miandad said, "India can go to hell if they don't want to come to Pakistan. It doesn't bother us."

Mon, 06 Feb 2023 - 05:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Asia Cup 2023, Pakistan(40), India-Pakistan, Cricket, Javed Miandad

Suicide blast

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Suicide Blast At Mosque Kills 17 People, Leaves 95 Injured In Pakistan

In Pakistan's Peshawar, a powerful suicide blast was reported at a mosque during afternoon prayers on January 30.  The incident resulted in the killing of 17 people and wounding of approximately 95 others, mostly policemen, security and health officials, confirmed sources. The blast occurred near the Police Lines area around 1:40 PM, when a suicide attacker blew himself up during the Zuhr (afternoon) prayers. The police launched an… read-more

Mon, 30 Jan 2023 - 03:35 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: bomb blast, Pakistan(40), Mosque, Suicide Attacker, KILLED

Bilawal Zardari

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Bilawal Zardari Raises Jammu & Kashmir Issue Despite Flood Funding For Pakistan

Bilawal Zardari, Pakistan's Foreign Affairs Minister raised Jammu and Kashmir issue in New York, on September 23. Despite knowing the flood-affected situation in the Islamic country and seeking funds for the development of the country, the Minister expressed concern about the Jammu and Kashmir issue, relation with India and other political matters. Furthermore, while addressing the New York Council of Foreign Relation, Bilawal raised ways to… read-more

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 10:25 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), Flood Affected Country, Bilawal Zardari, Jammu and Kashmir Issue, India-Pakistan relations

Courtesy: ANI

Mohammad Rizwan

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Mohammad Rizwan Sustains Leg Injury, Will Undergo MRI Scan

Pakistan wicket-keeper batter Mohammad Rizwan is set to undergo a precautionary MRI scan after sustaining a strain in his right leg during the five-wicket win over arch-rivals India. Notably, Pakistan won against India in the Super 4 stage of the South Asia Cup 2022. Rizwan sustained the strain while landing awkwardly on his right leg in his effort to collect Mohammad Hasnain's delivery during India's innings, reported local media.

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 08:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), Leg Injury, Mohammad Rizwan, South Asia Cup 2022, Cricketer

Pakistan Power Outage

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Pakistan Might Face Internet Shut Down Amid Power Outages

Pakistan is likely to face an internet shutdown amid the constant power outages in Pakistan. In a Twitter post, the National Information Technology Board (NIBT) said, "Telecom operators in Pakistan have warned about shutting down mobile and internet services due to long hours power outages nationwide, as the interruption is causing issues and hindrance in their operations."  Furthermore, the Pakistan PM also warned of increased load-shedding… read-more

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 10:42 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), power outage, Load-Shedding, Internet Suspension, Pakistan PM

Courtesy: NDTV

Aamir Liaquat

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Popular Politician, TV Host Aamir Liaquat Found Dead In Karachi

Prominent TV host and politician Aamir Liaquat was found dead the unconscious at his residence, in Karachi, Pakistan, on June 9. The 50-year-old was rushed to the hospital, where he was declared dead. The body has been sent for postmortem and reports are awaited. Highlighting Liaquat's career, was questionable after he was banned from television for his hate speech. The case is under investigation.

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 08:42 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), TV Host, prominent, Found Dead, Karachi

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

PM Imran Khan

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PM Imran Khan Ousted After Losing Trust Vote: Pakistan

Pakistan PM  Imran Khan is no more in power, after the "No-Trust-Vote", which happened in the wee hours of April 10. Notably, The opposition parties secured the support of 174 members in the 342-member National Assembly, more than the needed strength of 172 to oust PM Imran Khan. Furthermore, Khan was not present during the voting, following the no-trust vote, lawmakers of Khan's party also walked out of the proceedings.

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 01:38 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Imran Khan, Pakistan Political Crisis, No Trust Vote, Pakistan(40), Opposition