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Pakistan committed to objective of regional connectivity: Ishaq Dar

Ishaq Dar

URUMQI: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar Thursday said Pakistan is committed to the objective of regional connectivity as it believes that the future of people of the region lies in greater connectivity with each other’s markets. He said this while addressing inaugural session of CAREC institute. The finance minister said Pakistan …

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A look back at the famous names produced by Karachi University

Karachi University

KARACHI: Granted, there are a handful of students from Karachi University that have been involved in terrorism. Yet Karachi University has produced over the years stars that have earned Pakistan glory and respect. Scientists, athletes, politicians, human rights activists, poets, journalists and military men. You name it, Karachi University has …

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Indonesians protest violence against Rohingya Muslims

Jakarta, Indonesia: Indonesian Muslims protested outside the Myanmar embassy in Jakarta on Wednesday demanding an end to violence against the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority. Thousands of demonstrators, many in white Islamic robes and skullcaps, walked through the capital’s streets to converge outside the embassy in downtown Jakarta. Persecution of the Rohingya, …

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Rabbani expresses reservations over providing KU students’ data to agencies


NEWS DESK: Senator Raza Rabbani expressed reservations over providing Karachi University (KU) students’ data to intelligence agencies in a letter addressed to the varsity’s vice-chancellor on Wednesday. He further demanded that student unions be restored as per the resolution passed by the Senate of Pakistan. In his letter, he also …

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Wafaqul Madaris grabs opportunity to demand ‘operation against students in universities’

Qari Hanif Jalandhari

NEWS DESK: As reports of alleged terrorists enrolled in or having graduated from Karachi University surfaced, Wafaqul Madaris Pakistan grabbed the opportunity to demand an ‘operation in universities’. The head of Wafaqul Madaris, Qari Hanif Jalandhari, demanded that raids be conducted in university hostels and names of ‘suspicious’ students be …

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Humayun Saeed all praise for Mahira Khan

Humayun Saeed

KARACHI: Pakistani actor Humayun Saeed was all praise for actress Mahira Khan following the release of upcoming film Verna’s poster. Humayun Saeed, in his picture tweet, tagged Mahira Khan with caption reading: Kamal meri guddi jee. Kamal meri guddi jee… 🙂 @TheMahiraKhan — Humayun Saeed (@iamhumayunsaeed) September 2, 2017 …

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