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  • Jewellery shop looted on Tariq Road

    KARACHI: Nearly half a dozen gunmen stormed into a jewellery shop on Tariq Road on Monday afternoon, held inmates hostage at gunpoint and took away gold ornaments, according to the Ferozabad police...

  • Wrong map: PU teacher suspended

    LAHORE: Punjab University’s Institute of Education and Research (IER) Assistant Professor Dr Abida Nasreen has been suspended from service for three months for publication of wrong map of Pakistan on a flex...

    PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran on Monday took notice of the publication of wrong map of Pakistan on a flex in which Azad Kashmir was not shown part of the country...

  • REVIEW: What really is in a name?:Names by Tariq Rahman

    I did, however, get valuable information on this and several other aspects of naming in the recently published book: Names: A Study of Personal Names, Identity and Power in Pakistan by Dr Tariq Rahman, dean at the School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Beaconhouse National University...

    ?Names: A Study of Personal Names, Identity and Power in Pakistan(LINGUISTICS)By Tariq RahmanOxford University Press, KarachiISBN...

  • Amman allows Tariq Aziz’s burial in Jordan

    AMMAN: Jordan said on Saturday that former Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Aziz will be buried on its soil after approving a request from his family to hold the funeral in the kingdom...

    “The Jordanian authorities have accepted a request from the family of Tariq Aziz to bring his remains to be buried here in Jordan on humanitarian grounds”, an official said...

  • Myanmar's startups map past, shape future with virtual reality

    Gasps echo across the hall as the Myanmar school kids trial virtual reality goggles, marvelling at a device that allows some of Asia's poorest people to walk on the moon or dive beneath the waves...

    “In Myanmar, we can't afford much to bring students to the real world experience,” beamed Hla Hla Win, a teacher and tech entrepreneur taking virtual reality into the classroom
  • Shaheer Niazi — teenager who put Pakistan on science map

    The bespectacled curly-haired student from the Lahore College of Arts and Sciences (LACAS), Johar Town, A-Level Campus, got published a research paper in the journal, Royal Society Open Science, based on research he had conducted for the International Young Physicists’ Tournament in Russia last year...

  • India takes Al Jazeera off air in Kashmir map row

    “The ban has been imposed for five days and it was done on instructions of an inter-ministerial committee, who took cognisance of an incorrect map of India in which the channel showed parts of Kashmir in Pakistan and China,” the official told AFP on condition of anonymity...

    The Indian government in 2011 ordered The Economist magazine to cover up a map of disputed borders in Kashmir...

  • Saddam’s top aide Tariq Aziz dies

    BAGHDAD: Tariq Aziz, the debonair Iraqi diplomat who made his name by staunchly defending Saddam Hussein to the world during three wars and was later sentenced to death as part of the regime that killed hundreds of thousands of its own people, has died in a hospital in southern Iraq, officials said...

  • ANI chief Tariq Mehboob dies in custody

    KARACHI: Anjuman Naujwanan-i-Islam (ANI) chief and member of Sunni Ittehad Council Tariq Mehboob died in custody on Saturday, however, it is not clear whether his death took place in Central Jail Karachi or Rangers' custody...

    The press release added that he did not die in Rangers' custody and that he died in Central Jail Karachi...

  • More than lines on a map

    One need only read the assessment of former inspector-general of police Tariq Khosa published on these pages on Thursday to understand what needs to be done...

    Isn’t it time for GHQ to pause and ask itself how it can tell one group apart from the other when each is committed to the enforcement of the narrowest, most obscurantist, and often divisive view of religion?If the CPEC is going to be more than mere red, blue or whatever...

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