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Pakistan taekwondo star breaks another world record

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani Taekwondo black belt, Ahmad Amin Bodla, his own Guinness World Record by striking 852 kicks in three minutes. The previous world record of him was 783 kicks in three minutes. Talking to APP, Bodla said he is grateful to God that his hard work has paid off. “I set this record two years…

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August 28, 2015

 

Shah unveils another fake degree scandal

ISLAMABAD: Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly, Syed Khursheed Shah, on Thursday claimed that an IT institution of the country is involved in illegal awarding of degrees, Samaa reported. According to Samaa correspondent, the opposition leader disclosed it while presiding over a meeting of Public Accounts Committee in the Parliament House. Reports said…

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August 27, 2015

 

Efforts underway for return of Khan of Kalat

  The Balochistan government is making efforts to win back estranged Baloch leaders. In this connection, Senior Balochistan Minister Nawab Sanaullah Zehri held a meeting with Khan of Kalat Mir Suleman Dawood Jan. Watch this report.

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August 27, 2015

 

Pakistan’s sacrifices in terror war not fully understood: Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khkan on Wednesday discussed Pak-UK relations and bilateral cooperation especially in the area of security and ongoing fight against terrorism in his meeting with British counterparty Theresa May. During the meeting, Interior Minister also discussed role of Pakistani community in the United Kind and ways and means to further…

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August 26, 2015

 

Seven killed as jet crashes into cars at UK airshow

LONDON: A jet aircraft ploughed into several cars on a road near an airshow in southern England on Saturday, killing seven people, police said. The Hawker Hunter fighter jet crashed onto the A27 road, close to an airport in Shoreham where the airshow was taking place, near the city of Brighton. One person was being…

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August 22, 2015

 

Gaming fans resurrect beloved 1980s ZX Spectrum in UK

  NOTTINGHAM: A gaming console that was the forerunner of today’s PlayStation and Xbox has been brought back to life more than 30 years later after an online fundraising campaign by nostalgic fans. The ZX Spectrum became a classic after its release in Britain in 1982 and its success helped introduce a generation to computing…

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August 16, 2015

 

Army chief meets UK Defence Secretary

British Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif, at Pakistan Army General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi on Wednesday. According to officials, the two high-ups discussed matters related to defence and security cooperation between Pakistan and Britain, besides exchanging views over further enhancing defence and training…

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August 5, 2015

 

Bin Laden relatives killed in UK plane crash

LONDON: Members of Osama Bin Laden's family were among the victims in the crash of a private jet in Britain, the Saudi embassy in London said Saturday in a message of condolences. Four people died when the Saudi Arabia-registered plane ploughed into a car auction site and burst into flames in southern England on Friday….

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August 1, 2015

 

British lord resigns after 'taking drugs with prostitutes'

LONDON: A British politician resigned from the House of Lords Tuesday after a tabloid newspaper published footage of him allegedly snorting cocaine with prostitutes. Lord John Sewel, 69, apologised for the “pain and embarrassment” he had caused after the Rupert Murdoch-owned Sun newspaper published pictures of him apparently wearing an orange bra as he chatted…

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July 28, 2015

 

World's first bionic eye helps UK man see

LONDON: A partially sighted British pensioner has had most of his vision restored thanks to a “bionic eye” — a device that converts video images from a miniature camera installed in his glasses to his brain. The University of Manchester announced the success of the operation on retired engineer Ray Flynn in a statement on…

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July 22, 2015

 

Mystery over credentials of Reham Khan

LONDON: A UK-based college has revealed that it doesn’t offer any course in broadcast journalism, contrary to an assertion of Reham Khan, the wife of PTI Chairman Imran Khan, who claimed to have studied in the college, Samaa reported. According to a London-based newspaper “Daily Mail”, Reham Khan, a 42-year-old TV anchor, had stated on…

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July 15, 2015

 

Scotland Yard to interrogate Moazzam Ali today

ISLAMABAD: A two-member team of Scotland Yard will interrogate one of three accused arrested in Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Dr. Imran Farooq’s murder case, Samaa reported Tuesday. The team will interrogate Moazzam Ali Khan who was arrested from Azizabad area of Karachi by Rangers. Khan is accused of facilitating the murderers of Imran Farooq….

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June 30, 2015

 

Qureshi questions govt’s silence over BBC report

ISLAMABAD: Senior leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday urged federal government to break the silence and clear its position over BBC report that blames MQM for receiving funds from Indian authorities, Samaa reported. “This is surprising that even after 24 hours, the federal government is still silent. The government must…

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June 25, 2015

 

Ramazan begins in Saudi Arabia, Europe, US

RIYADH: Muslims in Europe, US, Australia, Africa, Middle East, Saudi Arabia and Asian countries begun observing fast as the holy month of Ramazan started from 18 June. In Washington, DC metropolitan area, about 75 Mosques and Mussallas (where daily prayers are offered but not a regular Mosque) will host Iftar dinner on a daily basis…

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June 18, 2015

 

Muslim man gets 16 years in UK forced marriage

LONDON: A 34-year-old man was jailed for 16 years on Wednesday following Britain's first conviction for the largely hidden practice of forced marriage. The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, admitted making a 25-year-old devout Muslim woman marry him against her will. The already-married Welsh businessman, who claimed to follow Islam, systematically raped…

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June 10, 2015

 

UK to host biggest ever Soviet space show

LONDON: A new exhibition on the Soviet Union's space programme opening in London this year will be the biggest of its kind ever held outside Russia, organisers said on Thursday. Among the artefacts on display will be the Vostok-6 capsule which carried Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space, safely back to Earth in 1963….

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May 21, 2015

 

UK PM outlines new laws to tackle immigration

LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron will propose new laws to control immigration in a speech Thursday, including giving police the power to seize wages earned by illegal immigrants. In his first speech on the issue since winning this month's general election with a surprise majority, Cameron said his centre-right Conservative government would include a…

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May 21, 2015

 

Pakistani-origin candidates secure victory in UK elections

LONDON: Candidates of Pakistani origin have secured victories in Britain elections as the Conservative Party takes the lead. Here are the four candidates who have won seats in the elections: Naz Shah Naz Shah participated in the elections on ticket of the British Labour Party. She defeated George Galloway on the seat of Bradford West….

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May 8, 2015

 

Labour leader Miliband admits 'disappointing' UK vote

BRITAIN: Labour leader Ed Miliband admitted Friday his party had a “very disappointing and difficult night” in Britain's election, in which exit polls indicated a surprise surge for the centre-right Conservative party. “The results are still coming in but this has clearly been a very disappointing and difficult night for the Labour party. We haven't…

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May 8, 2015

 

British rivals still tied in last hours of election campaign

LONDON: A late burst of opinion polls suggested that Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron and Labour challenger Ed Miliband had fought each other to a standstill on the eve of Britain's most unpredictable election in a generation. Despite five weeks of campaigning, neither party has opened up a clear lead in the polls, pointing to…

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May 6, 2015

 

Britons prepare to vote in election cliffhanger

LONDON: Britons head to the polls on Thursday for their most unpredictable election in living memory, with fears of weeks of brinksmanship as the two major parties struggle to cobble together workable coalitions. With no party expected to win a majority and several smaller blocs on the rise, the election could also mark a shift…

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May 6, 2015

 
 
 
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