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ISIS jihadists open 'marriage bureau'

The office is operating from Al-Bab town in Syria, for “single women and widows who would like to marry IS fighters.”

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‘Rape’ victim commits suicide

Police did not arrest the accused, who later managed to get pre-arrest bail and again reached the house of the victim

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Two girls found dead

Police found marks of violence on the body and suspected unnatural death.

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Five of a family shot dead in US

A family of five, including three children from 4 to 12 years old, were found shot to death inside an apartment.

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David wins squash gold in Glasgow

Nicol David won Malaysia’s second gold of the Commonwealth Games, crushing English world champion Laura Massaro.

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Stocks tumble by 160 points

Stocks were badly battered as investors ran for cover ahead of the long Eid holidays.

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EU bans PIA flights carrying cargo

PIA spokesperson said the ban was imposed by the UK but all the EU countries would observe this ban.

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Prices of petrol, diesel unchanged

The government decided to keep the prices of petrol and diesel unchanged and reduce kero­sene prices from Aug 1.

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Attack on Ahmadis

The latest attack on Ahmadis, in Gujranwala, came complete with the usual features.

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Nation celebrates Eidul Fitr today

PM Nawaz and President Mamnoon have called upon the people to help IDPs from North Waziristan on the occasion of Eid.

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Foreign investors’ concerns

MORE than a year into its tenure, the government has positive progress to show for its time in power. The...

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Facing uncertain times

The power company would be less vulnerable to rising circular debt because of its ability to pass on incremental debt

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Dhoni warned over Anderson-Jadeja row

ICC chief executive David Richardson, in a statement, urged all those involved to respect the disciplinary process.

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Debutant Dickwella fined, reprimanded

Dickwella was fined 10 percent of his match fee, given official reprimand after he pleaded guilty to the offence: ICC

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Cook brushes aside Pietersen quit call

Pieterson says Cook still in the job because it would be a “PR disaster” for the England Board to sack him now

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Better sales despite high prices

Eid shopping gains momentum as improved law and order situation facilitates buyers to visit shopping centres

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Remittances double in Ramazan

Keeps the hope alive for the country to fetch around $2 billion during the holy month

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PIA gets Airbus A-320

Fuel-efficient aircraft acquired on lease from Ireland for six years as part of PIA plan to improve performance

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CDGR approves Rs10 billion budget

More than 90 per cent of the funds will be utilised for the salaries of the 30,822 employees of the CDGR.

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Drive to bring retailers under tax net

The Federal Board of Revenue has ordered the establishment of a specialised cell in all tax offices for the purpose

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Bestway buys Lafarge for $329m

The sale price corresponded to an enterprise value (EV) of 100pc at $329m. The deal is subject to adjustments specified