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Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistanis to now get Qatar visa on arrival

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DOHA: In an exciting news for Pakistanis, the country has been added to the list of 80 countries whose nationals will be able to travel to Qatar and obtain a visa on arrival. Qatar Airways website stated that Pakistani nationals, with a valid passport for a minimum of six months ...

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Malaysia’s Axiata to buy Pakistan telecom towers for $940 million

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Malaysian telecommunications group Axiata Group Bhd (AXIA.KL) on Wednesday said it will buy communications towers in Pakistan for $940 million in partnership with local conglomerate Dawood Hercules Corp Ltd (DAWH.KA). Axiata said its telecommunications infrastructure services unit, edotco Group Sdn Bhd, and Dawood Hercules will buy 13,000 towers from Pakistan ...

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World Cup hero wants India to visit Pakistan

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NEW DELHI: Former fast bowler and World Cup hero of Pakistan, express disappointment over the absence of Indian cricketers in the upcoming South Africa T20 Global League. “There is traditional rivalry between the two countries when it comes to cricket. Matches between India and Pakistan, along with Ashes can lift ...

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Suicide bomber kills four near US embassy in Kabul

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KABUL: A suicide bomber blew himself up on a busy shopping street near the US embassy in central Kabul, Afghanistan Tuesday, killing four people and injuring several others, officials said. It was the latest in a series of deadly attacks to hit the Afghan capital, and comes three months after a ...

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Ali Sethi’s part best in Coke Studio’s Tink Dhin, says Yo Yo Honey Singh

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MUMBAI: The popular music show of Pakistan “Coke Studio” has a great following in its neighboring country India. Recently, Yo Yo Honey Singh, a Bollywood rapper lauded Tinak Dhin from Coke Studio season 10, episode 2, through social media. Honey Singh posted the song “Tinak Dhin” on his Twitter account and praised Pakistani ...

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Trump’s Afghanistan strategy bound to fail: Pakistan

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US President Donald Trump’s strategy for Afghanistan will meet the same fate as the plans of his predecessors, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said. In an interview to Bloomberg, Abbasi said: “From day one we have been saying very clearly that the military strategy in Afghanistan has not worked ...

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Who are the key players in Afghanistan?

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By James Griffiths Like two US Presidents before him, Donald Trump has a plan to win the United States’ longest-running war. In a long-awaited speech this month, Trump made it clear the US will remain a major actor in Afghanistan for years to come – doubling down on the conflict ...

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Lorgat delighted on international cricket return to Pakistan

CAPE TOWN: While expressing delight on the return of international cricket to Pakistan, Cricket South Africa (CSA) Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat said that regaining the milestone of the visit of an international team was a crucial step in completely reviving international cricket in the country. Five players will represent the ...

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Wonderful to see cricket returning to Pakistan: Graeme Smith

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LONDON: Former South African captain and the head coach of T20 Global League team Benoni Zalmi has said that he is happy to see international cricket returning to Pakistan. Talking to a private news channel, the veteran cricketer noted that Pakistani cricket has suffered a lot and that it is ...

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