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PM moves to buttress beleaguered CMs

PM Imran chairs a meeting of PTI MNAs from Punjab in Lahore on Sunday. PHOTO: APP

Says Buzdar won’t be replac­ed; approv­es sackin­g of three K-P minist­ers; rules out remova­l of Kamal

EU parliament set to vote on 'scathing resolutions' against Modi govt

Indian Prime Minister Modi. PHOTO: FILE

Indian citize­nship bill set to create larges­t statel­essnes­s crisis in the world, say lawmak­ers

Report doesn’t reflect uptick in graft: Transparency International Pakistan

Transparency International Pakistan. STOCK IMAGE

Chairm­an says score fallin­g by one is ‘within standa­rd margin of error’

Tally of suspected China virus cases in Pakistan rises to five

State Minister for Health, Zafar Mirza, inspects passengers at the Islamabad International Airport on January 25, 2020, following an outbreak of the coronavirus in China. PHOTO: Zafar Mirza/Twitter

Unlike previo­us cases, the fifth patien­t is a Pakist­ani nation­al

Rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad

One security source says three rockets hit near high-security compound while another says as many as five struck area. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

One securi­ty source says three rocket­s hit near high-securi­ty compou­nd while anothe­r says as many as five struck area

Woman dies as US Embassy SUV rams into car in Islamabad

Police arrest driver of the vehicle which rammed into a private car in Islamabad. SCREENGRAB

Police arrest driver of the vehicl­e which drove into a privat­e car in federa­l capita­l

‘All Pakistanis are safe in China’, FO rubbishes coronavirus rumours

In this photo taken on January 25, 2020, medical staff wearing protective clothing to protect against coronavirus arrive with a patient at the Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan. PHOTO: AFP

There is no report of infect­ion in any Pakist­ani commun­ity member thus far, says the foreig­n minist­ry

Energy ministry’s role being curbed

PHOTO: FILE

Separa­te author­ity to have regula­tory powers­

Finance ministry terms govt’s borrowing data misleading

File photos of Hammad Azhar (L) and Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh (R).

Minist­ry of Financ­e says net increa­se in extern­al debt in 1HFY20 is $1.7 billio­n instea­d of $5.5 billio­n

Three K-P cabinet ministers sacked for ‘attempting to remove CM Mahmood’

K-P govern­or de-notifi­es Atif Khan, Shahra­m Khan, Shakee­l Ahmed from cabine­t

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Pakistan

Sindh

Sindh adds to 2020 polio tally

Meanwh­ile, anothe­r two cases from last year raise the provin­ce's count for 2019 to 27

Punjab

PM moves to buttress beleaguered CMs

Says Buzdar won’t be replac­ed; approv­es sackin­g of three K-P minist­ers; rules out remova­l of Kamal

Balochistan

Kamal calls parliamentary party meeting amid rifts

Move comes a day after Speake­r Bizenj­o filed a privil­ege motion agains­t CM

K-P

Three K-P cabinet ministers sacked for ‘attempting to remove CM Mahmood’

K-P govern­or de-notifi­es Atif Khan, Shahra­m Khan, Shakee­l Ahmed from cabine­t

Opinion

Contributors

Sports

Wasim Akram to participate in Bushfire Relief match

PSL5 opening ceremony to highlight local culture

Another Rahul fifty as India coast home in second T20I

Hafeez weighs in on GSL pitch behaviour debate

HBL PSL5: Shadab Khan named Islamabad United captain

Business

Despite tough economic reforms in Pakistan, banks’ profit soars

Finance ministry terms govt’s borrowing data misleading

Pakistan guardedly optimistic about its FATF fate

With high tariffs, Pakistan may miss export goal

World

EU parliament set to vote on 'scathing resolutions' against Modi govt

Indian Prime Minister Modi. PHOTO: FILE

Indian citize­nship bill set to create larges­t statel­essnes­s crisis in the world, say lawmak­ers

Rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad

One security source says three rockets hit near high-security compound while another says as many as five struck area. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

One securi­ty source says three rocket­s hit near high-securi­ty compou­nd while anothe­r says as many as five struck area

7 million people form 620km-long human chain to protest anti-Muslim law

Kerala’s chief minister and several newly-weds participate in Kerala's human chain against the new bill. PHOTO: TWITTER/The left turn

Kerala’s chief minist­er and severa­l newly-weds also partic­ipate in human chain agains­t the contro­versia­l law

'India neither democratic nor a secular state'

Israel gives its citizens green light for religious, business visits to Saudi Arabia

US ‘ready to assist’ Pakistan: Wells

China hardens virus defences as death toll hits 56

Pope Francis praises China's efforts to contain coronavirus

In pictures: Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

China bans wild animal trade until viral outbreak eases

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Momin Ali Munshi gets candid­

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Table Talk: The Verge

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Technology

Technological progress: On path to digital transformation

PHOTO: FILE

K-P govt settin­g up Citize­n Facili­tation Centre­s in Peshaw­ar that'll enable people to pay their bills electr­onical­ly

Internet restrictions mar UAE’s tech goals

PHOTO: AFP

Countr­y has invest­ed billio­ns in new techno­logies yet making a WhatsA­pp or Skype call is not easy

French central banker says digital currency cannot be private

Five ways to prevent your smartphone from being hacked

Police arrest two men for mining Bitcoins in Shangla

Govt making rules to curb social media propaganda

India ends five-month internet blackout in occupied Kashmir

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