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News from 2015-04-16

Airline seat squeeze raises health and safety concerns
April 16, 2015
Airline seat squeeze raises health and safety concerns
Millions of poor uprooted by World Bank-funded projects - journalists
April 16, 2015
Millions of poor uprooted by World Bank-funded projects - journalists
Pakistan face Bangladesh in 1st ODI
April 16, 2015
Pakistan face Bangladesh in 1st ODI
E-cigarette use soared, smoking rate fell among US youth in 2014: CDC
April 16, 2015
E-cigarette use soared, smoking rate fell among US youth in 2014: CDC
Pakistan solely fighting war against terrorism: Khawaja Asif
April 16, 2015
Pakistan solely fighting war against terrorism: Khawaja Asif
MQM Tariq Mir's bail extended in money laundering case
April 16, 2015
MQM Tariq Mir's bail extended in money laundering case
Lady Gaga, Sam Smith booked at Montreux jazz festival
April 16, 2015
Lady Gaga, Sam Smith booked at Montreux jazz festival
Van Sant, Macbeth to jazz up 68th Cannes film festival
April 16, 2015
Van Sant, Macbeth to jazz up 68th Cannes film festival
Tribeca Film Festival opens with 'Saturday Night Live' documentary
April 16, 2015
Tribeca Film Festival opens with 'Saturday Night Live' documentary
Quarterly Performance Review: SBP highlights improvement in banking sector performance
April 16, 2015
Quarterly Performance Review: SBP highlights improvement in banking sector performance
Microgrids and mobile tech bring solar power to rural Kenya
April 16, 2015
Microgrids and mobile tech bring solar power to rural Kenya
PM chairs high-level meeting; reviews Yemen situation
April 16, 2015
PM chairs high-level meeting; reviews Yemen situation
Book Talk: Nefarious corporation, South London rave scene collide in 'Glow'
April 16, 2015
Book Talk: Nefarious corporation, South London rave scene collide in 'Glow'
Eugene awarded 2021 world athletics championships
April 16, 2015
Eugene awarded 2021 world athletics championships
Swiss miss as Federer and Wawrinka lose in Monte Carlo
April 16, 2015
Swiss miss as Federer and Wawrinka lose in Monte Carlo
SHO martyred by target killers in Karachi
April 16, 2015
SHO martyred by target killers in Karachi
Chinese president to visit Pakistan on April 20, hammer out $46-billion deal
April 16, 2015
Chinese president to visit Pakistan on April 20, hammer out $46-billion deal
Houthi official calls for unconditional end to Saudi-led bombing in Yemen
April 16, 2015
Houthi official calls for unconditional end to Saudi-led bombing in Yemen
PTCL profit falls 84 percent as costs rise, revenue declines
April 16, 2015
PTCL profit falls 84 percent as costs rise, revenue declines
Heavy fighting erupts in Yemeni city of Taiz - residents
April 16, 2015
Heavy fighting erupts in Yemeni city of Taiz - residents
Key commander among three terrorists killed in Tirah Valley
April 16, 2015
Key commander among three terrorists killed in Tirah Valley
Yemeni Vice President hopes Arab coalition will not deploy ground forces
April 16, 2015
Yemeni Vice President hopes Arab coalition will not deploy ground forces
UN nuclear watchdog says had 'constructive' talks with Iran
April 16, 2015
UN nuclear watchdog says had 'constructive' talks with Iran
Half Yemeni population is going hungry as violence worsens - WFP
April 16, 2015
Half Yemeni population is going hungry as violence worsens - WFP
JIT completes investigation of Saulat Mirza
April 16, 2015
JIT completes investigation of Saulat Mirza
Ishaq Dar in Washington to attend IMF, WB meetings
April 16, 2015
Ishaq Dar in Washington to attend IMF, WB meetings
Two dacoits killed in Manawan encounter
April 16, 2015
Two dacoits killed in Manawan encounter
US Iran bill makes nuclear deal harder, but not impossible
April 16, 2015
US Iran bill makes nuclear deal harder, but not impossible
PM for bolstering cooperation among SAARC countries for regional peace, development
April 16, 2015
PM for bolstering cooperation among SAARC countries for regional peace, development
Four KDA officials, SIC leader among nine handed over to Rangers for 90 days
April 16, 2015
Four KDA officials, SIC leader among nine handed over to Rangers for 90 days
Largest Muslim group asks Indonesia to broker talks on Yemen
April 16, 2015
Largest Muslim group asks Indonesia to broker talks on Yemen
People will know first time how mandate is stolen, says Imran Khan
April 16, 2015
People will know first time how mandate is stolen, says Imran Khan
Young doctors call off strike after successful talks with government
April 16, 2015
Young doctors call off strike after successful talks with government
PAF jet crashes in Balochistan
April 16, 2015
PAF jet crashes in Balochistan
Judicial commission seeks forensic report of 37 constituencies; meeting put off for a week
April 16, 2015
Judicial commission seeks forensic report of 37 constituencies; meeting put off for a week
Operation Zarb-e-Azb: 10 terrorists killed, 6 arrested
April 16, 2015
Operation Zarb-e-Azb: 10 terrorists killed, 6 arrested
Hadd-e-Adab.10-04-15  EP24
April 16, 2015
Hadd-e-Adab.10-04-15 EP24
Three kids die, four faint after being administered anti-measles’ vaccine
April 16, 2015
Three kids die, four faint after being administered anti-measles’ vaccine
Blind people continue sit-in for jobs on Mall Road
April 16, 2015
Blind people continue sit-in for jobs on Mall Road
LHC dismisses plea against closure of markets at 8pm
April 16, 2015
LHC dismisses plea against closure of markets at 8pm
SC stops execution of six people convicted by military courts
April 16, 2015
SC stops execution of six people convicted by military courts
Shahbaz Sharif assures Saudi Arabia of support in tough times
April 16, 2015
Shahbaz Sharif assures Saudi Arabia of support in tough times
Emotional scenes as eleven stranded Pakistanis in Yemen reach Karachi
April 16, 2015
Emotional scenes as eleven stranded Pakistanis in Yemen reach Karachi
Islamic law debate puts more pressure on Malaysia PM
April 16, 2015
Islamic law debate puts more pressure on Malaysia PM
UN Yemen envoy steps down, may be replaced by Mauritanian
April 16, 2015
UN Yemen envoy steps down, may be replaced by Mauritanian
Ch Nisar says Imran Farooq murder sensitive issue, will reach its logical end
April 16, 2015
Ch Nisar says Imran Farooq murder sensitive issue, will reach its logical end
Altaf Hussain confident of win in NA-246 by-election
April 16, 2015
Altaf Hussain confident of win in NA-246 by-election
Three convicted murderers hanged in Gujranwala, Faisalabad; two spared after settlement
April 16, 2015
Three convicted murderers hanged in Gujranwala, Faisalabad; two spared after settlement
Judicial commission probing 2013 poll-rigging to kick off investigations today
April 16, 2015
Judicial commission probing 2013 poll-rigging to kick off investigations today
Germans downbeat on chances of Greek deal next week
April 16, 2015
Germans downbeat on chances of Greek deal next week
Brent crude hits 2015 highs as US production slows
April 16, 2015
Brent crude hits 2015 highs as US production slows
Waugh backs paceman Starc to be a test force
April 16, 2015
Waugh backs paceman Starc to be a test force
Neymar, Suarez snap PSG's unbeaten streak as Barca shine
April 16, 2015
Neymar, Suarez snap PSG's unbeaten streak as Barca shine
England take control after Blackwood century
April 16, 2015
England take control after Blackwood century
Snoring, apnea linked to earlier memory decline in elderly
April 16, 2015
Snoring, apnea linked to earlier memory decline in elderly
US Iran bill makes nuclear deal harder, but not impossible
April 16, 2015
US Iran bill makes nuclear deal harder, but not impossible
Mideast's arch-survivor stands in way of Saudi success in Yemen
April 16, 2015
Mideast's arch-survivor stands in way of Saudi success in Yemen
Six percent of US adults plan to buy Apple Watch
April 16, 2015
Six percent of US adults plan to buy Apple Watch
EU accuses Google of hurting consumers, competitors in Web search case
April 16, 2015
EU accuses Google of hurting consumers, competitors in Web search case
China's Huawei shows smartphone credentials with P8 launch
April 16, 2015
China's Huawei shows smartphone credentials with P8 launch
Nokia buys Alcatel to take on Ericsson in telecom equipment
April 16, 2015
Nokia buys Alcatel to take on Ericsson in telecom equipment
SanDisk forecasts first full-year revenue decline in three years
April 16, 2015
SanDisk forecasts first full-year revenue decline in three years
London stakes its claim as global bitcoin hub
April 16, 2015
London stakes its claim as global bitcoin hub
Xiaomi-backed Chinese firm acquires iconic scooter maker Segway
April 16, 2015
Xiaomi-backed Chinese firm acquires iconic scooter maker Segway
Approved Pfizer breast cancer drug impresses in latest study
April 16, 2015
Approved Pfizer breast cancer drug impresses in latest study
Weight loss linked to bone loss in middle aged women
April 16, 2015
Weight loss linked to bone loss in middle aged women
Walker tribute drives 'Furious 7' to top of Billboard
April 16, 2015
Walker tribute drives 'Furious 7' to top of Billboard