Chief Executive of AUDI, Rupert Stadler alleged for dieselgate attempt

Chief Executive of AUDI, Rupert Stadler alleged for dieselgate attempt

FRANKFURT: Volkswagen’s supervisory boards suspended crisis talks to find a stand-in boss for its Audi brand which was convened after German authorities arrested current Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler as part of a probe into emissions test cheating. The directors of Audi and Volkswagen discussed how to run its more...

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“Amnesty scheme cannot be extended after 30th June”: Shamshad

“Amnesty scheme cannot be extended after 30th June”: Shamshad

KARACHI: Caretaker Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Dr Shamshad Akhtar has directed Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) to form a committee to propose a five-year roadmap for the development of Pakistan’s capital market. During Shamshad’s visit to Pakistan Stock Exchange, the minister held meeting with representatives of PSX board management,...

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Women’s rights activist shot dead in DG Khan

Women’s rights activist shot dead in DG Khan

DERA GHAZI KHAN: A women’s rights activist was shot to death in Dera Ghazi Khan allegedly by her sister’s father in law in a gist to kill for honour on Tuesday. The victim, identified as Asiya Akbar, was traveling to Khanpur when two men forced her to get off her...

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Why medicine treats pain differently in women and men

Why medicine treats pain differently in women and men

In the health system there is a long tradition of dismissing women’s pain. In 2009 my doctor told me that, like “many women,” I was paying too much attention to my body. Telling me that he had no problem, he suggested that I relax and try to ignore the symptoms. The...

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Valar Morghulis: Daenerys bids farewell to Game of Thrones!

Valar Morghulis: Daenerys bids farewell to Game of Thrones!

Park the dragons and straighten the bent knee. The smoldering khaleesi appears to be done filming her GoT scenes. Hold the door! Looks like Emilia Clarke’s officially done being Mother of Dragons/Breaker of Chains/Aunt of a Guy She Has the Hots For.  This weekend, the Game of Thrones star took to Instagram...

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Nomination papers of Imran, Khaqan and Gulalai for NA-53 rejected

Nomination papers of Imran, Khaqan and Gulalai for NA-53 rejected

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has rejected the nomination papers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, PTI chairman Imran Khan and Ayesha Gulalai for NA-53 constituency. According to the ECP, the nomination forms were turned down over violation of Section N of...

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Utterly chaotic and pathetic state of hygiene and culinary etiquettes spotted at a renowned restaurant – Public outraged, call for immediate shut-down

Utterly chaotic and pathetic state of hygiene and culinary etiquettes spotted at a renowned restaurant – Public outraged, call for immediate shut-down

Pakistanis’ love for Butlers Chocolate Cafe known no bounds. Foodies love the cozy coffee shop for its delectable food and irresistible desserts. However, no one was prepared to see the “ugly reality” behind this much-loved eatery! Recently, a foodie went to the Lahore branch of Butlers at MM Alam Road...

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Imran Khan fails to satisfy angry party protestors over ‘unfair award of tickets’

Imran Khan fails to satisfy angry party protestors over ‘unfair award of tickets’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan failed to satisfy protesting party workers on Monday, who had gathered outside his Bani Gala residence to oppose his decision of awarding tickets for the upcoming general elections. Despite his assurance of reviewing the decision, PTI workers continued to stage a protest against...

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Why we always want to eat what fattens us the most?

Why we always want to eat what fattens us the most?

The combination of carbohydrates such as sugar and fat causes a double response in our brain. It’s as if the universe wants to put us to the test. The food that we find most difficult to renounce is frequently the one that is worst for our body. If you are told...

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For better or for worse? The case of marriage for health!

For better or for worse? The case of marriage for health!

PARIS: Even if marriages can be more of a bed of nails than roses, living into old age with a partner may help ward off heart ailments and strokes, researchers said Tuesday. Farr’s was among the first scholarly works to suggest that there is a health advantage to marriage and...

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United States denies having participated in the bombing of Al Bukamal in Syria

United States denies having participated in the bombing of Al Bukamal in Syria

The coalition strives to make it clear that it is not responsible for the attack, which left 52 dead, to avoid reprisals. This, possibly perpetrated with drones, could be the work of Israel, according to unofficial sources. Syrian artillery deployed next to the city of Al Bukamal, next to the border...

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Nomination papers of Farooq Sattar and Pervez Musharraf rejected by ROs

Nomination papers of Farooq Sattar and Pervez Musharraf rejected by ROs

The nomination papers of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan’s (MQM-P) Dr Farooq Sattar as well as All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) chief Pervez Musharraf were rejected on Tuesday by returning officers (ROs). Meanwhile, nomination papers of PTI chief Imran Khan, PPP supremo Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, and PML-N’s Hamza Shahbaz and Maryam Nawaz following...

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Kim Jong-un travels to Beijing to report his meeting with Trump

Kim Jong-un travels to Beijing to report his meeting with Trump

This is Kim’s third visit to China since March. The United States has canceled the joint military exercises with South Korea scheduled for August. Kim Jong-un upon his arrival in Beijing on his trip on May 7. The North Korean president, Kim Jong-un, landed on Tuesday (19.06.2018) in Beijing to meet...

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3 keys to determine if you like a lot of video games or if you have a mental illness, as indicated by WHO

3 keys to determine if you like a lot of video games or if you have a mental illness, as indicated by WHO

The WHO made it clear that it is an addiction that affects a small percentage of those who play video games. The addiction to video games is considered by the World Health Organization, as of now, as a mental illness. This was established by the organization, which decided to include...

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How the policy of separating children from their immigrant parents shelters Trump and generates controversial comparisons with Nazi Germany

How the policy of separating children from their immigrant parents shelters Trump and generates controversial comparisons with Nazi Germany

The head of the United Nations for human rights called it “inadmissible.” Members of the two major parties in the United States reject it. And a former director of the CIA came to compare it with Nazi Germany. The policy of the US government Separating children from their immigrant parents arrested crossing the...

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Irrfan Khan pens down his thoughts as a cancer patient in a script that talks louder than words

Irrfan Khan pens down his thoughts as a cancer patient in a script that talks louder than words

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan pours his heart out about his combat with cancer as he pens a heartfelt letter. The actor who announced earlier in March that he is a victim of neuroendocrine cancer has penned a script about his battle with a rare form of the disease. “It’s been quite some...

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Haris takes back decision to withdraw from Nawaz’s NAB cases

Haris takes back decision to withdraw from Nawaz’s NAB cases

ISLAMABAD: Khawaja Haris, former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s lawyer, on Tuesday moved an application in an accountability court requesting it to quash his earlier application through which he sought to recuse himself from representing the erstwhile premier in three corruption references. Judge Muhammad Bashir granted the lawyer’s request to take...

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Nomination papers’ filing ratio decreases by 24.28% in 2018 elections

Nomination papers’ filing ratio decreases by 24.28% in 2018 elections

ISLAMABAD: The percentage of filing nomination papers for the upcoming general elections has witnessed around 24.28 per cent decrease as compared to the election held in 2013. According to Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), as many as 21,482 candidates have filed nomination papers to contest upcoming elections for national and...

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Croatia sent home from World Cup after refusing to show up as a substitute in the opening session

Croatia sent home from World Cup after refusing to show up as a substitute in the opening session

ROSHCHINO, RUSSIA: Croatia striker Nikola Kalinic has been sent home from the World Cup after refusing to show up as a sub role in the team’s opening game against Nigeria, said coach Zlatko Dalic on Monday. “During the Nigeria encounter, Kalinic was warming up and was supposed to come on...

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Maryam Nawaz’s nomination papers accepted for NA-125

Maryam Nawaz’s nomination papers accepted for NA-125

LAHORE: The nomination papers of Maryam Nawaz for National Assembly constituency NA-125 has been accepted after the returning officer announced the verdict on Monday, rejecting all the objections against the nomination papers submitted by former premier Nawaz Sharif’s daughter. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid challenged the nomination papers of Maryam Nawaz....

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US ‘will not be a migrant camp. It won’t be!’, vows Trump

US ‘will not be a migrant camp. It won’t be!’, vows Trump

WASHINGTON: On Monday, President Donald Trump vowed that the United States would not become a “migrant camp” as he faced mounting pressure to stop families being separated as a deterrent to illegal immigration. “The United States will not be a migrant camp, and it will not be a refugee holding facility,”...

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13-year-old Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in protests

13-year-old Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in protests

GAZA: A 13-year-old Palestinian Zakaria Bishbash, was shot recently by Israeli forces in protests on the Gaza border died of his wounds on Monday, the health ministry in the Hamas-ruled territory said. Having hit in the stomach by Israeli army fire several days ago, ministry spokesperson Ashraf al-Qudra said, without giving...

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Germany vows to refuse migrants from July

Germany vows to refuse migrants from July

MUNICH: Germany’s interior minister vowed Monday to close the border to migrants by July if Angela Merkel fails to reap solutions with European partners, but the chancellor nullified the threat. Merkel said she would seek agreement with European nations at a June 28-29 EU summit, but stressed there was “no...

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Khursheed Shah shares thoughts on Imran Khan’s actions and intentions

Khursheed Shah shares thoughts on Imran Khan’s actions and intentions

SUKKUR: On Monday, former opposition leader Khursheed Shah stated that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan claims to pursue politics for masses but goes on a chartered plane to perform Umrah. “There is a stark difference between his words and actions. He (Imran) just wants to get power,” commented the Pakistan...

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Imran Khan shoots a dare, denies influencing Interior Ministry to remove Bukhari’s name from ECL

Imran Khan shoots a dare, denies influencing Interior Ministry to remove Bukhari’s name from ECL

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Monday rejected the news reports that on his phone call Zulfi Bukhari’s name was removed from the Exit Control List. During an exclusive interview, during a talk show, Imran Khan repeated what his party leaders had earlier said about the incident that he didn’t telephone...

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Scrutiny of nomination papers by ECP concludes today

Scrutiny of nomination papers by ECP concludes today

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) is to wrap up today the process of scrutiny of nomination papers submitted by candidates for coming general elections. The general election is expected to be held on July 25. The returning officers will continue the scrutiny process today as a large number...

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Kasur accident leaves 3 dead, 2 injured

Kasur accident leaves 3 dead, 2 injured

KASUR: Monday night, three people were killed and two injured after two motorcycles bumped into each other on Dayalpur road near Nurpur, media sources reported. As per rescue sources, two motorcycles collided which resulted in passengers rolling out on the roads and being run over by an oncoming car. The...

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Domestic dispute: wife laid to rest, while husband commits suicide

Domestic dispute: wife laid to rest, while husband commits suicide

KARACHI: An elderly man committed suicide after laying his wife to rest upon shooting her in Surjani Town area of Karachi early Tuesday morning. According to the police, the man, identified as 70-year-old Haji Mumtaz, shot his 65-year-old wife Hayat Bibi—who was suffering from physical frailties— and then committed suicide...

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