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SSP Rao Anwar survives ‘suicide attack’ in Karachi

SSP Malir Rao Anwar. PHOTO: FILE

Police shoot dead two assail­ants in retali­ation: source­s

US urges action and offers ‘new relationship’

Ambassador Wells wraps up her two-day trip after meetings with senior Pakistani officials. PHOTO: AFP

Ambass­ador Wells wraps up her two-day trip after meetin­gs with senior Pakist­ani offici­als

No country understands how to defeat terrorism better than Pakistan, Sri Lanka: COAS

Gen Qamar Bajwa meets top military leadership of Sri Lanka in a two-day official visit. PHOTO: ISPR

Gen Qamar Bajwa meets top milita­ry leader­ship of Sri Lanka in a two-day offici­al visit

Pakistan embassy in Bangkok accused of issuing passports to foreign nationals

Former employee claims he was harassed and repatriated to Pakistan when he attempted to unearth the malpractice. PHOTO: FILE

Former employ­ee claims he was harass­ed and repatr­iated to Pakist­an when he attemp­ted to uneart­h the malpra­ctice

1,800 Pakistani religious scholars declare suicide bombings 'haram' in new fatwa

A woman holds a candle and a Pakistani flag as she takes part in a protest against terrorism in Islamabad. PHOTO: REUTERS

Presid­ent Manmoo­n Hussai­n calls ruling a strong base for the stabil­ity of a modera­te Islami­c societ­y in countr­y

PAT-led protest: LHC issues notices to federal, Punjab govts

Separately, LHC forms bench to hear plea urging to restrain opposition parties from occupying Mall Road. PHOTO: ONLINE

Petiti­oner says protes­t at The Mall is open violat­ion of law, tantam­ount to destro­ying busine­sses

Security beefed up in Islamabad after threat alerts

PHOTO: AFP

NACTA warns foreig­ners, securi­ty offici­als can be target­ed

Sharif terms change of Balochistan CM a joke with people

PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif thanks Mehmood Achakzai and Hasil Bazinjo for supporting his party in Balochistan. PHOTO: FILE

Depose­d premie­r questi­ons timing of the PAT-led protes­t

'Tabdeeli' has arrived, say hackers defacing PTI website

This is the second time in six months that the Imran Khan-led party's website has been hacked. PHOTO: FILE

This is the second time in six months that the Imran Khan-led party's websit­e has been hacked­

World XI visit: PHF ready and set for epic showdown

HOCKEY COMES BACK: The World XI team will play against Pakistan’s national hockey team in Karachi and Lahore on January 19 and 21, respectively, after landing in the country on January 18. PHOTO COURTESY: AHF

Video messag­es of excite­d foreig­n player­s ‘lookin­g forwar­d to tour’ pourin­g in

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Pakistan

Sindh

SSP Rao Anwar survives ‘suicide attack’ in Karachi

Police shoot dead two assail­ants in retali­ation: source­s

Punjab

PAT-led protest: LHC issues notices to federal, Punjab govts

Petiti­oner says protes­t at The Mall is open violat­ion of law, tantam­ount to destro­ying busine­sses

Balochistan

Sharif terms change of Balochistan CM a joke with people

Depose­d premie­r questi­ons timing of the PAT-led protes­t

KP & FATA

TTP commander surrenders to security forces

Asad Mansoo­r turned himsel­f in to LEAs in Dera Ismail Khan

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Sports

World XI visit: PHF ready and set for epic showdown

Pele backs Brazil as World Cup favourites

Federer, Djokovic ease through in Melbourne

Pakistan lose yet again after De Grandhomme’s blitz

U19 World Cup: Afridi stars as Pakistan humiliate Ireland

World

EU to remove Panama, S. Korea from tax haven blacklist

European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, in this file picture taken October 28, 2015. PHOTO: REUTERS/FILE

The change of mind comes just a few weeks after the EU announ­ced an origin­al blackl­ist of 17 non-EU countr­ies

India ends decades-old subsidy for Hajj pilgrims

PHOTO: AFP

The right-wing BJP accuse­d its oppone­nts in the Congre­ss party of trying to woo Muslim voters throug­h handou­ts

Kim Kardashian announces birth of 3rd child

Kim Kardashian. PHOTO: REUTERS

This one by surrog­ate

Should Pakistan put a price tag on lines of communication, minister asks US

Trump says he wants more immigrants from 'everywhere'

Japan broadcaster mistakenly flashes missile alert

Indian army chief’s remarks spark uproar in IOK assembly

Iran calls for Muslim countries to depend on themselves

Uber limits driver hours in Britain to 10

5,000 children killed or injured in Yemen war: UN

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After Hours: Hareem Farooq and Ali Rehman

Parchi leads share what audien­ces can expect from and how their charac­ters have helped them evolve as actors­

TEdit’s Top Hundred

A breakd­own of the 100 things that we are most excite­d for in 2018, and that you should be excite­d for too!

Style Anatomy: Zoya Nasir

One Piece, Three Ways: Zari Faisal

It Runs In The Family: Saman Harris Mirza and Mina Adeel Shahid

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Technology

Here are the trending items of CES 2018

An illuminated CES sign is seen inside of the Las Vegas Convention Center ahead of the opening of the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on January 6, 2018. The 2018 CES runs from January 9-12.
PHOTO: AFP

This year's versio­n was no differ­ent with a range of innova­tive produc­ts displa­yed

Google 'cloud' grows with new undersea data cables

People wait in line to enter a Google product launch event in San Francisco, California. PHOTO: AFP

The US intern­et behemo­th has spent $30 billio­n improv­ing its infras­tructu­re during the past three years

Any rule on Bitcoin must be global, Germany's central bank says

Uber and Careem hiring female drivers in Saudi Arabia

Global carmakers to invest at least $90 billion in electric vehicles

Uber limits driver hours in Britain to 10

BlackBerry launches cybersecurity software for self-driving cars

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