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  • Ex-home minister gets protective bail in 14th case

    KARACHI: The provincial government must wait till May 29 for the arrest of former home minister Dr Zulfikar Mirza, as the Sindh High Court on Friday approved his protective bail in yet another case — 14th in a row — registered against him since his recent outcry over alleged corruption of former president Asif Ali Zardari...

  • India has demanded consular access to Jadhav for the 14th time: Bambawale

    India, in the first-ever diplomatic contact between Islamabad and New Delhi after the sentencing of spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, made two formal demands of Pakistan during a meeting between Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale and Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua in Islamabad...

    Speaking to journalists after the meeting, Bambawale said New Delhi had, during the meeting, requested consular access to Jadhav for the 14th time...

  • 14th Amendment

    This makes one wonder if things would have turned out any differently if we never had the 14th Amendment in the first place...

    Either way, it should not foreclose the possibility of using this occasion to consider the continuing utility of the 14th Amendment...

  • India elects BJP-backed Kovind as 14th president

    Ram Nath Kovind was elected India's new president Thursday, the second time since independence a head of state has been chosen from the bottom of the Hindu caste system...

    Kovind won the largely ceremonial position with more than 65 per cent of the vote by members of India's parliament and state assemblies, the election commission said
  • PM wants earthquake compensation paid by 14th

    TIMERGARA / KHAR: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif directed the National Disa­ster Management Authority and the Khyber Pakhtun­khwa government on Monday to complete by Nov 14 the payment of compensation to people affected by the recent earthquake...

    During a visit to Timergara in Lower Dir, he said the federal and Khyber Pakhtun­khwa governments had dec­ided to complete the process by Nov 4 but later it was felt that the NDMA and Pro­vincial...
  • 14th APMC festival starts at Napa

    KARACHI: Despite gridlock in several parts of the city, the three-day All Pakistan Music Conference (APMC) retained its tradition for the 14th year by hosting an eclectic sampling of classical music performances for the ahle zauq at the National Academy of Performing Arts (Napa) on Friday...

  • Naheed Khan announces hunger strike from 14th

    RAWALPINDI: PPP Workers’ leader Naheed Khan on Sunday announced to set up a hunger strike camp outside the National Press Club from May 14 to start a ‘political, social and economic revolution’ in the country...

    Speaking at a workers’ convention held at Rawalpindi Press Club, she said there was a need to stand up and be counted for the rights of the citizens
  • Summer vacations in Sindh from 14th

    KARACHI: In view of extreme hot weather and Ramazan, the Sindh school education and literacy department rescheduled and announced early summer vacations on Monday, starting on May 14...

    According to the notification issued by the department, the Sindh chief minister has approved it
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