JuD lambasts Pakistan minister for 'state hand' remark

Islamabad, May 19  The Hafiz Sayeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa on Thursday hit out at a Pakistani provincial minister over his startling revelations made on Wednesday.
Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah in an interview to the BBC Urdu service on Wednesday said that action was not possible against the proscribed…

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Nawaz Sharif paid no wealth tax in seven years

Islamabad, May 18 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif paid Rs.9.77 million in wealth tax from 1993 to the end of his “forced exile” in November 2007, but has not paid any wealth tax over the past seven years.

A document detailing tax payments by Sharif, submitted by…

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Indian-American appointed to key administrative post by Obama

Washington: Indian-American engineer, Manjit Singh, has been appointed as the member of US President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships.

Indian-born Singh did his Bachelor of Engineering from Bombay University

The White House said that US President Barack Obama has appointed an Indian-American engineer…

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Protesters rally against acting Brazilian president Temer

Sao Paulo, May 13 (IANS/EFE) Several hundred Brazilians protested on Thursday against Interim President Michel Temer in Sao Paulo, Brazil’s largest city and home turf for the former vice president to Dilma Rousseff, who was suspended from office after the Senate decided to impeach her.

Downtown Paulista Ave…

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