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LHC seeks records of 2014 Model Town incident

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday asked for the complete records of the Town Municipal Administration’s (TMA) application to remove encroachment and the dispatching of police force that led to a standoff between Punjab Police and Pakistan ...
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The funeral prayers for Sabika Sheikh, a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in a Texas school shooting last week, were offered at Karach’s Hakeem Saeed Ground at 9am on Wednesday. Sheikh was among the 10 people ...
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No One Knows If a President Can Be Indicted

Can the president be indicted while in office? Rudolph Giuliani, at this writing one of President Trump’s lawyers, apparently wants the public to believe that there is a clear answer to that question—the one that by coincidence favors ...
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'Not easy to bring a former dictator to court,' says Nawaz

Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday, while addressing a press conference, said, “It is not easy to bring a former military dictator to court,” referring to the initiation of a treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf. ...
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Trump Almost Always Folds

President Trump’s May 8 announcement that he was withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal should not have come as a surprise. He’d spent years railing against the plan—“the worst deal ever,” he dubbed it—and had promised to rip ...
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Corruption references against me are punishment for treason case against Musharraf, Nawaz tells court

Beleaguered PML-N politician Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday, during his third accountability court hearing in as many days, claimed that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references against him are byproducts of him filing a high treason case against former ...
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Withdraw notification for 6-inch distance between students, teachers’ body tells varsity

ISLAMABAD: The Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) has demanded the Bahria University withdraw a recently issued notification directing male and female students to maintain a distance of six inches when together. The university issued ...
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‘CM Shahbaz costs exchequer Rs1.7m a day’

LAHORE: Otherwise claiming simplicity and saving money in each project, Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif is costing the provincial exchequer Rs1.7 million a day, says opposition leader Mahmoodur Rasheed. In a report released by him on the “spendthrift CM,” ...
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Mother convicted in UK of tricking daughter into forced marriage in Pakistan

LONDON: A mother was convicted in a British court on Tuesday of deceiving her teenage daughter into travelling to Pakistan to enter into a forced marriage, in the first successful prosecution of its kind. The woman — who ...
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