ISLAMABAD (APP): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday directed the Federal Government to offer another chance to India for appointing a lawyer in the Indian spy Commander Kulbhushan Jadhav case. A two-member special bench comprising IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb heard the government’s plea seeking appointment of a legal…

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ISLAMABAD (APP): Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed on Monday expressed annoyance over the provincial government of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa (KP) for filing time barred appeals.  The Chief Justice expressed displeasure while hearing a service matter appeal of Muhammad Hassan with Justice Ijaz Ul Ahsan.  He asked what was the justification for filing of petition after 45 days?…

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ISLAMABAD (APP): In Indian illegal occupied Kashmir, unrelenting military siege and crippling lockdown imposed by the fascist Modi government of India on August 5, last year, have almost completed a year. A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, Monday, said, most of the victims were killed in fake encounters during cordon…

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ISLAMABAD (APP): Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Monday called Prime Minister Imran Khan and extended felicitations on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha. The prime minister reciprocated the Eid greetings and observed that this year, Eid-ul-Azha came when the international community was facing a number of challenges, including COVID-19. He commiserated with President Ghani on the loss…

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KARACHI (NNI): National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team on Monday has arrived at Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman and former president Asif Ali Zardari’s residence for his indictment arrangements in Thatta water supply reference. The PPP leader had already filed a petition for dismissal of reference against him. The accountability court, while hearing Zardari’s plea, had…

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RAWALPINDI (APP): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said Eid-ul-Azha epitomises the essence of unconditional sacrifice and no one understands this spirit better than a soldier. He made these remarks while interacting with soldiers during his visit to troops deployed on frontlines along the line of control (LOC) in Khuiratta Sector…

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Monitoring Desk NEW YORK/WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump only agreed to allow Microsoft Corp to negotiate the acquisition of popular short-video app TikTok if it could secure a deal in 45 days, three people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. The move represents an about-face for Trump and prompted the U.S. tech giant to declare…

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Monitoring Desk SRINAGAR: Former chief minister of Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IoJK) Mehbooba Mufti accused New Delhi of heightening security and surveillance “to ensure that anger and frustration felt by people here remain hidden”. The politician, who has been illegally detained since last year when Indian revoked Article 370 of the Indian constitution that…

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