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  • Reservations regarding CPEC echo in Senate

    Senators on Friday presented a motion in the Upper House expressing concerns that Pakistan appears to be getting the short end of the stick in Free-Trade Agreements (FTA) struck up with Beijing as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project...

    Senator Mian Atiq presented a motion in this regard, which also raised concerns that China was not utilising various economic concessions granted to it by Pakistan...

  • Changes in economic corridor route echo in KP Assembly

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly through a unanimously adopted resolution on Tuesday opposed changes in the original plan of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), saying it would create disharmony amongst the federating units...

    Any deviation from the decisions of the APC will not be acceptable to the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, moreover it will create disharmony amongst the federating units of Pakistan...

  • Nisar, Maulana Aziz’s names echo in NA

    Speaking on a point of order, the chief whip of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PIT) in the lower house, Dr Shireen Mazari, sought clarification from the interior minister if there were FIRs registered against the controversial cleric...

  • Controversial banners, Imran’s remarks echo in Senate

    ISLAMABAD: The controversy over banners inviting military takeover recently put up by a little-known political party and remarks of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan about people distributing sweets in case of a military coup echoed in the Senate on Tuesday, with members asserting that no one was indispensable...

    Mushahid Hussain Sayed of the PML-Q ruled out the possibility of a military intervention, saying: “I do not see any...

  • US police shootings echo through criminology classrooms

    NEW YORK: A new crop of ads on New York City subway cars reads “Justice now, but justice how?” The words evoke the tone of street protests over police killings of black men across the United States during the past three years...

    But the ads are not a plea from civil rights activists
  • Musharraf’s remarks on army’s ‘pressure’ echo in SC

    Ayyan Ali was arrested on March 14, 2014, at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Islamabad, while trying to go abroad — on valid visa, passport and air ticket — but carrying foreign currency worth $506,800 without prior permission of the State Bank of Pakistan and without any lawful excuse about why she was taking the money abroad...

  • Kashmiri demands echo in US Congress panel

    Sehla Ashai, a Kashmiri-American lawyer, went a step ahead and exposed India’s strategy of blaming everything on Pakistan...

    If the law and the facts are both against you, just pound the table and yell about Pakistan,” she said...

  • Austria hints at border closures in echo of Europe’s last migration crisis

    VIENNA: Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz hinted on Saturday that borders could be closed across the Balkans in response to a rush of migrants towards Greece from Turkey, echoing action taken during Europe’s 2015-16 migration crisis...

    Greek police fired teargas to push back hundreds of migrants gathered on the border with Turkey on Saturday, as a crisis over Syria shifted onto the European Union’s doorstep
  • Buddhist hymns echo in ancient monastery near Taxila after years

    The visitors are in Pakistan for a week-long pilgrimage; their visit was arranged by the High Commission of Pakistan Colombo with a view to promote religious tourism in the country through showcasing historic sites...

    Pakistan is home to an ancient Buddhist civilisation that remained hidden from the eyes of the world over the years...

  • Malala’s views on marriage echo in KP assembly

    PESHAWAR: The controversy over Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai’s views on marriage echoed in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Friday with members of the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party and Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal urging her family to clarify position on the issue...

    However, opposition Awami National Party’s Nisar Khan and ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s Ziaullah Bangash defended Malala and her family’s position on the issue... ...

  • Brutal killings of Nazim Jokhio, Fehmida Sial echo in PA

    The situation took an ugly turn when the members of combined opposition, comprising Paksitan Tehreek-i-Insaf, Grand Democratic Alliance and Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan chanted anti-government slogans when the chair switched off the microphone of Opposition Leader Haleem Adil Sheikh after his heated remarks...

  • Protests against militants’ return echo in National Assembly

    ISLAMABAD: Expressing his apprehensions at the success of talks with the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Wednesday admitted on the floor of the National Assembly that anti-Taliban feelings were growing in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) as people were holding protest demonstrations in various parts of the province against the Taliban presence in their area...

    Editorial: TTP talks’ oversightThe minister...

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