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Saudi Arabia Pledges Deals Worth $20 billion in Pakistan

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have pledged investment worth US$ 20 billion in Pakistans’ fragile economy. This comes after the kingdom’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is on an Asian tour. Pakistan is in urgent need of loans from the international community to support it’s weakening economy.  The deal includes construction of an oil refinery […]

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Pulwama Attacks – India Raise Duty On Pakistan Goods To 200%

A day after India withdrew the ‘Most Favoured Status’ from Pakistan, India today hiked the basic customs duty on all goods coming into India from Pakistan to 200 percentage. These decisions come in the wake of the worst terror attack on Indian soldiers at Pulwama in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist […]

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Pakistan airliner cracks down ‘overweight’ cabin crew

The Pakistani national airline has launched a crack down on cabin crew who are what it terms “excess weight”. A circular issued to over 1,800 cabin crew working for Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) says they have six months to slim down to required limits or face being grounded. The order was issued on the 1st […]

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Kartarpur Corridor

Kartarpur Corridor is a pilgrimage passage between Sikh Holy shrine of Dera Baba Nanak Sahib (India) and the holy shrine of Kartarpur Sahib (Pakistan). It passes through an international border, so it will have army’s of both nations manning the gates. India’s Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu laid the foundation stone of the Kartarpur Corridor on Monday […]

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Blast in Hangu

Pakistan media reported that twenty-five people were killed and at least 35 injured in an explosion at Kalaya Bazar, area of lower Orakzai, in Hangu district. Suicide bombing is highly suspected, however at this juncture there is no confirmation on he nature of the blast. For security agencies and medical staff priority is treat the […]

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Chinese Consulate attacked in Karachi

A terror attack targeted the Chinese Consulate situated in Karachi’s Clifton area, this left at least seven people dead. Gunshots and multiple blasts were heard at the Chinese Consulate. Smoke was rising from the consulate building, the building serves as the residence for Chinese diplomats and staff. The attackers first opened fire at a checkpost, […]

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Donald Trump defends aid cut, Imran Khan hits back

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and United States President Donald Trump are battling it out on Twitter. The US President tweeted his stance on Pakistan after the interview to Fox News — The Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was quick to rebuff the US President, he tweeted — The indirect Twitter fight between two world […]

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Oceans With More Plastic Than Fish

There could be more plastic than fish in our oceans by 2050. The research findings were announced at an Energy and Environment conference held at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology in Pakistan. The plastic waste in oceans would double by 2025 and in 2050 there’ll be more plastic than fish. Fossil based plastic take […]

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Imran Khan’s Failed Journey

Imran Khan returns home after a failed China tour. The Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan couldn’t convince it’s all weather friend to provide an immediate package. Imran Khan expected a $6 billion aid from China, just like what Saudi Arabia granted it last month. Pakistan now badly needs the IMF bailout. The bailout would not […]

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Pakistan Economy Crisis – IMF Meet

Pakistan is facing severe economic strains, its almost on the verge of bankruptcy. The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf coalition government is running pillar to post to get financial assistance. The current debt of Pakistan stands at about $100 billion dollars. The interest accumulated per second is about $700. The Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan ordered several […]

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How Pakistan fell in a debt crisis?

Pakistan’s economy is at the brink of crisis because of spiraling oil prices, inflation and instable currency. Pakistan currently owes $20 billion to China out of the $100 billion debt. The economic situation started to worsen in 2016 when China started exporting construction material for the CPEC project (China Pakistan Economic Corridor) in Pakistan. China […]

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Taliban Father Maulana Samiul Haq Assassinated —

Reports suggest Maulana Samiul Haq was resting in his room. His guards and driver had gone for a stroll. On their arrival they found Maulana Samiul Haq lifeless in a pool of blood. Chief of the Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam, Maulana Samiul Haq has died in an assassination attempt in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Maulana is also known as […]