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Nawaz Sharif disqualified from party leadership

Iran and Qatar launch joint chamber of commerce

Hindu temple opens in Abu Dhabi .. Why the UAE seeks to appease Hindus?

Sharif family is a master of lies, deceit and hypocrisy, says Bilawal Bhutto

Syria blames West support for terrorists in a letter to UN

US motion to put Pakistan on terror financing watchlist differed

Senator fears Pakistani troops could get pulled into Yemen conflict

Russia will continue to boost Pakistan’s counterterrorism capacity, says FM Lavrov

Why US not trustworthy ally for Turkey

We can’t fight war of others on our soil, says Khawaja Asif

Constitution more supreme to parliament, remarks CJP

China woos Baloch militants to secure CPEC projects

PSL 3 trophy unveiling ceremony held in Dubai

Pakistani troops in the kingdom: A sudden and unexplained missive

Imran Khan suggests direct Senate elections to avoid horse-trading

Does parliament need judges’ say to legislate, asks PM

Pakistan, Azerbaijan enjoy cordial relations: Afzal

Why does Maryam relate all thief references with Nawaz, wonders Aitzaz Ahsan

Interior ministry refuses to put Sharif family’s names on ECL

PSL 2018: All you need to know about leagues, players

Photo of four women playing board game at Khana-e-Kaaba goes viral

Details of troops' deployment in Saudi Arabia can't be revealed: Senate told

Australia, US, India and Japan in talks to counter China’s spreading influence

Khawaja Asif leaves for Russia on 4-day visit

The tourist, found her way in Mashhad

French Noha at Imam Khoi Culture Center on Shahadat of Lady Fatima (S.A)

Pakistan looks to China, Saudi Arabia for succour

Iraqi court sentences Turkish woman to death for joining Islamic State

Impending crisis stopped PM from banning JuD, FIF

Yemen war: Trial time for Saudi Arabia?

US Muslims raise funds to assist Florida terrorist attack victims, Families

People to take revenge of my disqualification in 2018 polls: Nawaz

Imran’s third wedding news confirmed, Pictures released

Sharifs assets worth Rs58m 18 years back, court told

Who will keep Asma’s flame burning?

Sunnis are assured of Imam Mahdi’s reappearance: Sunni cleric

Bahraini Regime Committed Some 1,000 Human Rights Abuses in 1 Month: Report

Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board dead, says airline

Martyrdom of Hazrat Fatima (S.A)

The Story of Hazrat Fatima (sa), daughter of the Holy Prophet (pbuh)

US meddles in foreign nations elections for 'democracy': Ex CIA director

Zardari retracts statement calling Rao Anwar ‘brave kid’

PM sanctioned troop deployment to Saudi Arabia for ‘advisory purpose’

Shoaib Akhtar appointed PCB brand ambassador

‘Bajwa Doctrine’ working well against American blackmail

No militant camps exist on Pakistani soil: COAS

DRINKING HOT TEA CAN INCREASE RISK OF ESOPHAGEAL CANCER

Cannot wait to lift PSL trophy in Karachi: Sammy

Are Young People Abandoning Facebook or Not?

What’s behind Iranian President’s India visit?

Abbasi decides to abolish Gilgit-Baltistan Council

Why Asif Zardari defended Rao Anwar?

Zainab’s murderer sentenced to death by hanging on four counts

The View of Islam on the People and the Government

Senate summons defence minister over sending troops to Saudi Arabia

Abbasi gives go-ahead to PIA, PSM privatisation

US security services express fear of Pakistan’s nuclear program

Myanmar ready to take back Rohingya refugees

Why Shia-Sunni Unity Is Necessary & Important? Ayatollah Khamenei's Opinion

Farooq Sattar backs down; withdraws from selection of Senate candidates

PML-N instigated me to speak against army, offered Senate ticket in return: Ayesha Gulalai

Kuwaiti Emir hails Iran’s role in war on ISIS terror group

Supreme Court issues contempt notice to Rao Anwar

US, UK joint efforts to put Pakistan on terror watchlist

Florida school terrorist supports Trump, white supremacy, hates Muslims

Hasan Ali doubtful for initial PSL matches, Umaid Asif joins as cover

PRESS TV | Takfiri groups, a creation of West to divide Muslims: Iran president

Supporting terrorists, main objective of US-led coalition: Syria

Pak Army destroys Indian post targeting innocent civilians along LoC

Pakistan to station army contingent in Saudi Arabia: ISPR

Asma Jahangir and pseudo liberalism – by Peja Mistry

CJ directs Nawaz Sharif’s counsel to focus on trial

Sayyed Razi: Life and Work

What led to the fall of MQM-P

Language being used by judges is not appropriate: Nawaz

Wooing Iran: Jandullah declared as banned outfit by Pakistan

UK to send Royal Navy warship through disputed South China Sea in challenge to Beijing

NA-154 defeat: Did People reject PTI?

Is Pakistan Shia Democrats Alliance formed under PSP agenda?

Are non-state actors trying to incite war between India and Pakistan?

US pushes motion to put Pakistan on global terrorist-financing watchlist

US launches full-scale confrontation with China: Scholar

France will strike if chemical weapons use proven in Syria: Macron

Strikes on Uighurs Show How Trump’s Afghan War Is Changing

Islamic Revolution of Iran united Muslims around the world, says Allama Sajid Naqvi

Kashmir from Nehru to Modi; what’s changed?

Pak-Afghan talks: Why a futile practice?

Afghan end game: How Pakistan pushed US in a closed street?

Turkey Struggles with Rising Death Toll in Afrin Invasion

Is Chief Justice of Pakistan clearing the way for Shahbaz Sharif?

Attack on military base: India threatens to unleash attacks on Pakistan

Report: ISIS’s Baghdadi Alive, but Trapped on ‘Island’

Downed Israeli jet changes all rules of engagement in region: Berri

Myanmar bulldozing villages in Rakhine to erase Rohingya history, show aerial photos

Saudi regime used US firm in Cyberwar on Qatar

The Politics of pipeline diplomacy

Imran Khan’s invitation: Would Ch.Nisar join PTI?

Shia Muslims stage sit-in to protest against Shia killings in Dera Ismail Khan

MEHR: Iran welcomes Iraq reconstruction conference in Kuwait

An Independent Journalist remembers Asma Jehangir

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Saudi regime forces kidnap three youths in Shia-populated Qatif

1396/11/23 | 00:20
  Saudi regime forces have arrested three young Shia men, including a minor, in the kingdom’s Shia-populated and oil-rich Eastern Province as the Riyadh regime presses ahead with its brutal clampdown against members of the religious community. Local sources, requesting anonymity, told Arabic-language Ahrar television network that Saudi troopers arrested brothers, Hani and Ali al-Faraj, after they raided their house in Qatif region, located more than 420 kilometers (260 miles) east of the capital Riyadh, on Sunday afternoon. Hussain ...

Saudi officials arrest activist over criticizing normalization of ties with Israel

1396/11/20 | 00:20
Saudi authorities have arrested a female activist over denouncing the Riyadh regime’s attempts, particularly those of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, to normalize diplomatic relations with Israel at the expense of the "Palestinian issue." According to a report published by Qatar’s Arabic-language al-Arab newspaper, Saudi forces detained Noha al-Balawi on Thursday over a post she published on her Twitter page, criticizing such a move. Balawi, wearing a niqab in the video, states that Israeli-Saudi relations would only serve the ...

Yemen separatist leader visits UAE, Saudi Arabia amid Aden tensions

1396/11/17 | 00:20
  The leader of United Arab Emirates (UAE)-backed separatists in southern Yemen is to visit Abu Dhabi and then Riyadh following days of heavy infighting in Aden between his forces and the Saudi-sponsored militants loyal to the former Yemeni government. London-based al-Araby al-Jadeed newspaper said on Monday that Aidarus al-Zubaidi, who leads the so-called Southern Transitional Council (STC), had left Yemen’s port city of Aden for Abu Dhabi. The visits come after STC separatists turned against their allies and seized major parts of ...

Protesters gather outside Saudi embassy in London to condemn UK arms sales

1396/11/17 | 00:20
  Protesters have rallied outside the Saudi embassy in London against UK's arms sales to the kingdom, which has been waging a destructive war on Yemen for some three years now. The demonstration, organized by the UK-based Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) group, featured campaigners expressing their outrage at British profiteering from the ongoing bloodshed which has taken more than 13,500 Yemeni lives so far. Ian Pocock, a spokesman for the CAAT, said London was "complicit in the assault on Yemen", calling on British citizens to protest ...

Yemeni forces block Saudi mercenaries’ advance on Alib Mountains in Najran

1396/11/6 | 00:20
Yemeni army forces, supported by allied fighters from Popular Committees, have managed to block a large march of Saudi mercenaries in the eastern parts of Alib Mountains in the Saudi border region of Najran. According to a report by Yemen's Arabic-language al-Masirah television network on Wednesday, the Saudi mercenaries suffered heavy losses in lives and equipment after Yemeni forces began shelling them from various directions. The ambush carried out by Yemeni fighters dispersed columns of well-armed mercenaries, forcing the survivors to wander ...

Saudi Arabia may get $100 billion from Jailed princes for freedom

1396/11/5 | 00:20
  Saudi Arabia may receive up to $100 billion in settlements from detained princes and officials accused of corruption and looking to avoid serious jail time.   Citing an unnamed senior government official, Bloomberg News reported Monday that talks between authorities and suspects were expected to end this month and revealed the massive sum, which was just short of the entire Gross Domestic Product reported by neighboring oil-rich monarchy Kuwait in 2016.   Saudi Arabia has kept quiet about ongoing negotiations following November's ...

PA intelligence chief holds secret meeting in Riyadh

1396/11/3 | 00:20
  Chief of the Palestinian Authority (PA) Intelligence Services Majed Faraj has held secret meetings with senior Saudi officials in relation to the so-called American ‘deal of the century’, AlKhaleejonline.com revealed Sunday.   Despite the difference between the PA and Saudi Arabia, AlKhaleejonline.com said, Riyadh insists on playing a role by organising secret meetings between Palestinian and Saudi officials.   Faraj, one of the prominent PA officials who could likely succeed PA President Mahmoud Abbas, was secretly ...

Dozens of Saudi mercenaries killed as Yemeni forces hit base in Ta’izz

1396/11/2 | 00:20
Dozens of Saudi-sponsored militiamen loyal to Yemen's resigned president, Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, have been killed and scores of others sustained injuries when Yemeni army forces fired a domestically-manufactured ballistic missile at their base in the country’s southwestern province of Ta’izz. A Yemeni military source, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Yemen’s Arabic-language al-Masirah television network that Yemeni soldiers and their allies launched a Qaher 2-M (Subduer 2-M) missile at al-Khayami base on Monday afternoon. The ...

5,000 Yemen Children Killed or Wounded in War Since 2015

1396/10/29 | 00:20
  A new report on he nearly three year long US-backed Saudi invasion of Yemen has left more than 5,000 Yemeni children killed or wounded, with large numbers of the casualties the result of Saudi airstrikes.   Incredibly, the 5,000 child casualties, meaning an average of five children a day over the 1,000-day conflict, is just the tip of the iceberg, as a Saudi naval blockade has kept food and medicine out of large portions of the country.   UNICEF’s figures also estimated some 400,000 children are currently suffering from ...

Saudi Arabia seeks arrest of citizens on wanted list who are abroad

1396/10/25 | 00:20
The Public Prosecutor in Saudi Arabia has revealed that arrest warrants are being prepared for Saudi citizens on the wanted list who are currently abroad, Alkhaleejonline.net reported on Friday. The move is part of the Kingdom’s anti-corruption campaign.   The Saudi official also pointed out that a few of those being held on corruption charges are still refusing to reconcile with the government. He told a Saudi magazine that their detention would not stop unless the country uproots corruption.   “We are collecting evidence against ...