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Hamza Akram to celebrate Qawwali through sufi traditions of Islam in Dallas


October 4, 2018

Hamza Akram to celebrate Qawwali through sufi traditions of Islam in Dallas By: Raja Zahid A Khanzada Dallas:An exclusive and spiritual evening with Qawwalis were hosted by Zark Entertainment, A List Technologies, Mystic Mundra and Anjuman e Urdu at Texas King in Irving. Hamza Akram Taimur Abdul and party presented a mystic night with highly emotional and spiritual music and …

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Real suffer shock defeat; Juve win without Ronaldo


October 4, 2018

LONDON: Real Madrid are having trouble scoring with Cristiano Ronaldo no longer on the team. His new club, Juventus, did just fine without him on Tuesday. For the first time in more than a decade, Real have gone three straight games without a goal after losing 1-0 at CSKA Moscow in an early setback to the Spanish club’s title defense …

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Finch, Head set for Test debuts against Pakistan


October 4, 2018

DUBAI: White-ball specialist batsman Aaron Finch and South Australia captain Travis Head will make their Test debuts in the series-opener against Pakistan in Dubai on Sunday, Australia coach Justin Langer has confirmed. Both players scored half-centuries in Australia’s drawn tour match against Pakistan ‘A’, convincing Lan­ger to award them their first caps in the five-day format. “There was never any …

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Dutch ‘thwart Russian cyber attack on chemical weapons watchdog’


October 4, 2018

Dutch intelligence thwarted a Russian cyber attack targeting the global chemical weapons watchdog in April and expelled four Russian agents, the government said on Thursday. The Russians set up a car full of electronic equipment in the car park of a hotel next to the Organisation for the Prohibition for Chemical Weapons in The Hague in a bid to hack …

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Peshawar University students beaten up, arrested by police


October 4, 2018

University of Peshawar students protesting on the university campus against an increase in the semester fee clashed with police on Thursday, leading to injuries and several arrests. Six students were injured and taken to the Khyber Teaching Hospital, the hospital’s public relations officer, A police official at the campus police station, who wished not to be named, told  that 28 students …

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US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad should be ‘more sensitive’ to Pakistani opinion, says FM Qureshi


October 4, 2018

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday urged the Trump administration’s new envoy for reconciliation in neighbouring Afghanistan to be more sensitive to Pakistani opinion than he has been as a private citizen. The recent appointment of veteran US diplomat Zalmay Khalilzad has raised hackles in Pakistan. Khalilzad, a former ambassador to Afghanistan, has previously called on the US to …

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Monthly spiritual event pay tributes to Karbala martyrs at Texas king.


October 4, 2018

Monthly spiritual  event pay tributes to Karbala martyrs at Texas king. By: Raja Zahid A Khanzada Dallas:Texas King Irving hosted the monthly spiritual event of zikar, this month ceremony was dedicated to the talk in memory of Hazrat Imam Hussain (PBUH) martyrdom and the events in Karbala. Imam Mukhtar Naeemi of Barkat ul Quran narrated the sequence of events in …

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Tehran has no objection over inclusion of Saudi Arabia in CPEC, says Iran’s envoy


October 4, 2018

Iran’s ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoost on Thursday clarified that Tehran had no objection over the inclusion of any country in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, DawnNewsTV reported. When asked about Saudi Arabia’s possible partnership in the CPEC, the Iranian envoy said, “CPEC is not just a trade or business project, it offers a platform to the regional countries to …

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Farooq Sattar booked for rioting after leading protest over missing schoolgirl


October 4, 2018

Karachi police on Thursday registered a case against Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Dr Farooq Sattar and 80-90 other unknown persons over charges of rioting after the politician allegedly led a violent protest on Wednesday night after a schoolgirl went “missing” in PIB Colony, said Gulshan SP Ghulam Murtaza Bhutto. The girl had apparently fled along with a schoolmate and …

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