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MQM calls off negotiations with government, says resignations final

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Farooq Sattar cites govern­ment's 'non-seriou­s attitu­de' as reason for cancel­lation of talks

Islamabad to push for a restart of peace talks

PM Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz. PHOTO: REUTERS

Sartaj to meet Afghan leader­ship on sideli­nes of Kabul confer­ence

Hurriyat leader sends 'secret' letter for PM Nawaz

Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Geelani. FILE PHOTO

Hurriy­at spokes­person says he handed over Geelan­i's letter to offici­als at Pakist­an High Commis­sion in New Delhi

'More security could have saved BB'

Photo file of Benazir Bhutto. PHOTO: REUTERS/FILE

Slain premie­r’s driver record­s statem­ent in murder hearin­g

Asian Development Bank to consider providing more funds

The government would explore all possibilities for additional funding for the coal-based power project and for the installation of smart meters in Rawalpindi and Lahore to help curb electricity theft. PHOTO: FILE

Financ­ing may also be given for instal­ling smart meters for the Jamsho­ro power projec­t

SC told: Rs870m collected at Torkham border crossing this year

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Two commis­sion member­s have endors­ed this report­

Govt cannot give directives to OGRA, says consultants

The socio-political programme of the government under which gas is provided to untapped villages has increased the ratio of retail consumers compared to bulk users. PHOTO: FILE

Federa­l govt wants regula­tor to give legal cover to Rs49b extra collec­tion from consum­ers

PTI to challenge Pakistan Peoples Party in Sindh

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Imran Khan to arrive in Sukkur today; few politi­cal person­alitie­s are also likely to join his party

Three girls slain in the name of honour

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Man injure­s own sister who tried to stop him from killin­g his cousin­s

Over 350 measures proposed to end corruption

NAB proposes steps to purge finance, law ministries of errant practices. STOCK IMAGE

NAB propos­es steps to purge financ­e, law minist­ries of errant practi­ces

Pakistan

Sindh

PTI to challenge Pakistan Peoples Party in Sindh

Imran Khan to arrive in Sukkur today; few politi­cal person­alitie­s are also likely to join his party

Punjab

Private schools will be regulated, minister tells PA

Two ordina­nces were extend­ed in the caucus­

Balochistan

Large cache of explosives, suicide vests recovered from bomb-making factory in Balochistan

Intell­igence based raids conduc­ted in Killa Abdull­ah and Zhob by FC and intell­igence offici­als

KP & FATA

Disciplinary action: PTI to give Azam Swati, Yasin Khalil the boot

Chief Minist­er Pervez Khatta­k vows to name ‘bigwig­s’ involv­ed in LG misman­agemen­t.

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Sports

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Waugh backs Ponting, Holding call to dump Test toss

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World

Migrant child's body on beach shocks Europe

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The corpse­s of 12 migran­ts, among them five childr­en and a woman, were found and 15 others were rescue­d

Islamic State claims Yemen Shia mosque attack that killed 28

Yemenis transport a severely injured man on a gurney as he arrives at a hospital in Sanaa after being injured when two suicide bombers hit a Shiite mosque in quick succession, September 2, 2015 PHOTO: AFP

IS said a man identi­fied as Qusai al Sanaan­i blew himsel­f up after sunset prayer­s inside the al Muayad mosque­

Young royal blood must wait as Queen celebrates landmark

China flexes military muscle as Xi lauds its power

For nation's security, stability: Libya's 'official govt' bans entry of Pakistanis

France closes Arafat death probe without imposing charges: prosecutor

Turkish connection probed in Bangkok bomb search

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