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Monday, May 20, 2019 | Today's Paper

Targeting Police

By Editorial

May 15, 2019 – 4:00 am

Another attack in Quetta; yet more policemen targeted and killed. The sickening pattern of violence in Balochistan is too public and clear for state officials to simply try and foist blame on unnamed external actors. At Least four personnel of Rapid Response Group RRG have been killed and 11 including civilians injured after an IED blast hit police mosque at Quetta’s Satellite Town on Monday night.

U.S-India naval exercises

By Editorial

May 14, 2019 – 7:00 am

United States, India, Japan, and Philippines conducted joint naval exercises in the South China Sea following a protest from China which believes that it has an inherent claim to these waters. A U.S guided missile destroyer, a Japanese aircraft carrier, two Indian Naval ships, and one Philippines Navy patrol boat participated in the exercises.

Pak-Iran gas pipeline in jeopardy again

By Editorial

May 13, 2019 – 4:00 am

Following multiple economic sanctions against Iran by the US as Pakistan had lost interest building the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline. Pakistan on Friday informed Iran in writing that it cannot execute the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project as long as Tehran is under United States sanctions regime.

Strict visa policy for Chinese

By Editorial

May 11, 2019 – 4:00 am

Where the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has made China an important ally for Pakistan, it’s now spreading a negative count in Pakistani minds. Since the commemoration of the billion-dollar project, several criminal cases related to Chinese nationals have been reported time after time. Be it ATM skimming, issuance of Pakistan’s Computerized National Identity Cards (CNIC) or Chinese/Pakistani marriages, our neighbors from CPEC manage to stay in the news.

Nawaz back to Jail

By Editorial

May 10, 2019 – 4:00 am

The former Prime Minster of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif has finally returned back to Kot Lakhpat jail. Nawaz left his Jati Umra residence in Lahore for jail with a procession of PML-N workers led by Maryam Nawaz around 8:30 pm on Tuesday 7 May. The procession was attended by all senior PML-N leaders including; Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Khawaja Asif, Pervaiz Malik, Javaid Hashmi and other top tier party leaders.