September 2016

OIL PRICES DOWN ON DOUBTS OVER OPEC DEALS

Singapore (HRNW): Oil prices tumbled in Asia Friday as doubts emerged over the long-term success of a surprise OPEC agreement to cut output and stabilize the oversupplied market. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries on…


PAK INDIA SHOULD RESOLVE ISSUES BY WORDS: CHINA

(HRNW): China has said Pakistan and India should resolve issues through talks. A spokesman from the Chinese Foreign Ministry said Beijing was well aware of Pakistan-India tension. The spokesman added China was concerned over the ongoing…


US AVOIDS CONFIRMATION OF INDIA'S SURGICAL STRIKE

Washington (HRNW): Spokesperson for the United States Department of State, John Kirby, refused to acknowledge India’s claim of conducting ‘surgical strikes’ in Pakistan, on Friday. Addressing a press briefing, John Kirby said that US Secretary of…



DENGUE CLAIMS ANOTHER LIFE IN KARACHI

Karachi (HRNW): Another patient succumbed to Dengue fever on Friday, taking the death toll from the virus in the city to three this year. The latest victim is 10-year-old Mariam, a resident of Azizabad, who was…


IMRAN KHAN LEAVES HOME FOR RAIWIND MARCH

Lahore (HRNW):Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Chairman Imran Khan on Friday left his home for the gathering’s challenge walk in Raiwind. It was learnt that Imran Khan will achieve the venue of the challenge by a helicopter. Arrangements…


UNKNOWN ASSAILANTS KILL TWO POLICEMEN

Karachi (HRNW): Two policemen were killed after their vehicle came under attack by unidentified assailants here on Friday, police said. The cops were on their way back after acquiring remand of two accused – Imtiaz rind…


PAKISTAN IS READY TO COUNTER ANY THREAT: PM

Islamabad (HRNW): A meeting of the federal cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was held on Friday to discuss the situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK) and the recent ceasefire violations by Indian forces at the…



CM MEETS DEPUTY CHIEF OF NAVAL STAFF

Karachi (HRNW): Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah met Deputy Chief of Naval Staff (Operations) Vice Admiral Zafar Mehmood Abbasi on Thursday, where the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and related topics were discussed. CM Murad said…