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  • Pemra seeks ARY News response to IB complaint against 'fake news'

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Saturday directed ARY News to respond to a complaint filed by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) against its report on a list of lawmakers suspected of links with banned militant groups allegedly compiled by the IB...

    The list first came to light when ARY News programme 'Power Play' aired a report on Sept 25 claiming that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif had directed the IB on...

  • Pemra serves notices to ARY, Bol News over 'fake' news regarding cabinet reshuffle

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued show-cause notices to ARY News and Bol News for airing news items regarding a reshuffle in the federal cabinet and change in the portfolios of some federal ministers, it emerged on Tuesday...

    The two media outlets had aired the news on Monday morning about a possible reshuffle in the posts for Minister for Finance and Minister of State for Interior held by Asad Umar...

  • Pakistan committed to greater regional connectivity: Dar

    ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Thursday said Pakistan is committed to the objective of regional connectivity as it believes that the future of the region lies in greater connectivity with each other’s markets...

    Mr Dar said that Pakistan seeks to expand trade and investment links with East, West and Central Asia and expand oil and gas pipelines, infrastructure, electricity grids and transport networks with these regions to...

  • Pakistan to benefit from providing greater bandwidth to region: report

    ISLAMABAD: A joint report of the Asian Development Bank and the United Nations says Pakistan is in an enviable strategic position given the fundamental importance of international bandwidth supply in determining connectivity...

    The report released by the United Nations Commission for the Asia-Pacific region (ESCAP) says Pakistan along with Iran — the two countries outside the Central Asia+5 group — has the potential to bridge access...

  • Pakistan moving at a greater pace against terrorism: Kerry

    NEW DELHI: US Secretary of State John Kerry said Pakistan had made progress in the fight against extremism in recent months, but urged Islamabad to push harder against militants hiding within its borders as tensions with neighbouring India rise amid more violence in the disputed region of Kashmir...

    “It is clear that Pakistan has work to do in order to push harder against its indigenous groups that are engaged in extremist...

  • Winning abroad will make Pakistan greater: Misbah

    SHARJAH: Pakistan's Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq looked forward to his team's bigger challenges ahead after thumping England 2-0 in the three-match series in Sharjah on Thursday, saying wins on away tours matter...

    The series win lifted Pakistan to number two in the Test rankings but Misbah said it will be how they perform on away tours which will make his team greater...

  • US seeks ‘greater dialogue’ between Pakistan, India

    WASHINGTON: The United States is urging ‘greater dialogue’ between Pakistan and India as relations between the two nuclear neighbours continue to deteriorate...

    At a news briefing, a State Department official urged Pakistan to act against all terrorist groups, including those involved in cross-border operations in the region...

  • US hints at greater economic engagement with Pakistan

    WASHINGTON: The United States and Pakistan can further enhance bilateral trade if strategic ties between the two countries continue to improve, said a White House factsheet released on Tuesday...

    The factsheet “Working toward Peace and Stability: Building Economic Prosperity” notes that the United States and Pakistan enjoy a strong economic partnership that benefits both countries...

  • Jerome Champagne proposes greater checks on Goal Projects

    IF Jerome Champagne becomes FIFA president, he will distribute more development projects — but they will come with greater and stricter checks...

    ”Jerome added that he will make sure that Goal Projects aren’t distributed for political gains, referring to the situation in Pakistan...

  • India needs greater oversight of ‘black money’

    MUMBAI: A Supreme Court-appointed special investigations team said Indian regulators need to provide greater oversight of money laundering in stocks as well as “black money” being repatriated to the country through investments in equity derivative products...

    The recommendations were part of a report detailing the need for greater oversight across a variety of activities that have long been suspected of being fronts to avoid taxes,...

  • The ‘Greater Game’

    PRESIDENT Donald Trump has accused Pakistan of giving “safe haven to agents of chaos, violence and terror”...

    His new Afghan strategy will “change the approach in how to deal with Pakistan”...

  • US pressure delays Israel’s ‘Greater Jerusalem’ bill

    The “Greater Jerusalem” legislation would put some settlements in the occupied West Bank, built on land Palestinians seek for a future state and viewed as illegal by most countries, under the jurisdiction of Jerusalem’s municipality...

    Israeli media reports said the US ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, had conveyed misgivings about the legislation, under which the large Maale Adumim and Beitar Illit settlements would become part...

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