Abbasi has had to face some interesting and unsparing questions during his interactions with US media and think tanks.
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The awards honoured excellence in banking and were organised by Dawn and The Institute of Bankers Pakistan.
At least 20 injured in attack on local politician's motorcade.
A 17-year-old man has been detained under anti-terrorism laws in Thornton Heath, south of London.
This is the first polio case that has emerged in KP this year.
The Nobel Peace Prize Winner and PeeCee met at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday
"Zardari has called me out for being responsible for Benazir's murder, but he is the [real] culprit," Musharraf says.
LHC bench seeks case record; will hear the three appeals filed by Zardari from November 27.
"I am all for relations being restored because basically we are the same people," says Farokh Engineer.
LHC's Justice Naqvi directs the Punjab secretary to release the report for public perusal.
I went to one of SSP's coveted meetups to see what the event offers women. Here's what I found out
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Shantanu Bhowmick's death comes two weeks after the murder of outspoken critic of the ruling party, Gauri Lankesh.
The deal is expected to be completed early next year, pending regulatory approval.
"Marching will go on even when dogs bark," said North Korean foreign minister when asked about Trump's hostile speech.
In a poll run in the Herald's August 2017 issue, Noor Jehan was ranked the 8th most influential Pakistani after Jinnah
MLO has written case off as suicide though family believes it to be murder, says Human Rights activist Mitho Bheel.
“Is this accord enough? It is not, given the growing pressure Iran is applying in the region,” says French president.
National Accountability Bureau processed 582 plea bargain cases between January 2013 to March 2017.
In an interview with Christiane Amanpour, he revealed he had a passion for adventure sports — which one was his fave?
In Najaf's main market, located right outside the mausoleum, religious calendar controls the life of gemstone traders.
The UK Media team XI is part of an 18-member group of journalists, lawyers, businessmen and academics.
Because what better than to cure your Thursday blues than pictures of furry friends of the rich and famous?
PM says Pakistan intends to partner with the US to defeat terror in the region and find lasting peace in Afghanistan.
Most agonising search was at school in south of Mexico City where 21 children were crushed to death, many still missing.
Terrorism is being exported to Pakistan from Swiss soil: Raza Rabbani on the BLA-sponsored posters seen in Geneva.
It is highly likely that in the near future Afghans will gain control over the resources of Pakhtuns in Balochistan.
The doodle features a caricature of Noorjehan wearing a purple attire with a flower perched on her hair
Our stocks of domestic gas are dwindling and we are relying more and more on imported gas to fire our furnaces.
The first newspaper of the subcontinent appeared in the territories now comprising Pakistan.
Whether you prefer a victimhood narrative or see a silver lining, the by-election numbers will help you.
British Minister Greg Hands took note of the matter taken up by the chief minister.
The world is doing injustice to Pakistan by heaping all blame for ‘terrorism’ on the country, says Ghinwa.
‘To monitor these schools, there is a Government of Japan monitoring system in place’
The recovery must be taken seriously as the amount is meant only for the welfare of the people of Sindh, says CM.
"To say that so and so department has given an approval for the project is not sufficient."
Education minister had warned schools that violate rules of strict action.
Silver was down 0.3pc at $17.27 an ounce, platinum lost 0.1pc to $947.50 and palladium was down 0.4pc at $904.50.
Arrival of phutti from Punjab improved availability of cotton, attracting strong buying and increasing trading volume.
The board recommended a cash dividend at Rs0.90 per share (9pc).
E-agriculture is seen as an emerging field focusing on the enhancement of agricultural and rural development.
Ogra determines up to Rs96 per unit increase in the prescribed price of gas utilities.
MNFSR is in the process of establishing the Plant Breeders’ Rights Registry.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar would supervise the payment of sales tax refunds in the near future.
Private receivables of ex-Wapda Discos were over Rs318bn in 2016.
Exports of readymade garments grew 15.65pc year-on-year to $418.63 million in July-August.
Of the 1,210 vehicles stolen or snatched since January 2017, owners of only 485 could get the FIRs registered.
LIVING COLOURS: ‘We are trying to work with first responders so Mohafiz alerts appear on their systems’
We are in the process of forming a call centre, says Fahd Khan.
ECP official says steps being taken to ensure people with disabilities can cast votes.
Tariq Fazal Chaudhry says issue of PM’s permission was raised after civic agency approved building plan.
Liverpool have been thrashed 5-0 by Manchester City and drawn 1-1 at home to Burnley.
Paulinho and Suarez also netted for the second consecutive game as Barca stretched their lead at the top of La Liga.
1996 World Cup winners Sri Lanka have become the eighth and last team to qualify directly.
Middle-order batsman Silva could be given the chance to make a late Test debut for his country at the age of 28.
The authorities could not cover 20 villages of five union councils in the riverine part of Rajanpur.
"It is the government’s responsibility to provide free and quality education to all citizens, especially the children."
Both the petitioner and the girl converted to Islam from Christianity and contracted marriage.
The force was established in Punjab to fight terrorism and hardened criminals.
Maria made landfall on Puerto Rico’s southeast coast around daybreak, packing winds of around 1240 kilometres per hour.
The new money comes as the US joins a growing chorus of international condemnation over the minority group’s plight.
Activist says such women disgraced at medicolegal examination centres, police stations and courts.
CM lays foundation stone of women’s varsity in Swabi.
SLIC said that it would offer health insurance to the transgender community on priority basis.
The NA-4 seat had fallen vacant on Aug 27 due to death of PTI MNA Gulzar Khan.
Defence ministry says it’ll handle Ehsanullah Ehsan issue in line with the law.
Gen Bajwa and Dr Zakhilwal reviewed the progress in ties made since their last meeting: source.
NAB delivers summons at finance minister’s residence in his absence.
"We will continue to struggle for elimination of terrorism, extremism and sectarian violence."
The Indian national was apprehended by Pakistan Army in 2008 and sentenced to five-year imprisonment in 2012.
The prime minister is generally regarded as media shy, an obvious strength when fame and infamy are hard to distinguish.