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Quetta’s Bugti stadium hosts Azadi parade

Govern­or, chief minist­er and milita­ry offici­als partic­ipate in flag hoisti­ng ceremo­ny The 70th Independence Day of Islamic Republic of Pakistan was observed on Monday in parts of Balochistan with national fervour and solemnity. While the principal ceremony was held at the “Sabzazar” of the Balochistan Assembly, Quetta’s Bugti Stadium hosted ...

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DHA razes outdoor seating at chai dhabas in Karachi

Dhaba owners claim they pay tax to CBC but DHA teams still harass them and custom­ers The demolished cafes include Chai Wala and Chai Shai frequented by people from all across the metropolis. PHOTO: FACEBOOK KARACHI    : Lovers of Defence’s open-air tea cafes, better known as dhabas, were left without their ...

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Atletico ready to wave goodbye to Vicente Calderon

This weeken­d spells end for ageing struct­ure that housed Los Rojibl­ancos for over 50 years FAREWELL CALDERÓN: Next year, the stadium that currently stands on the shores of the Manzanares river in southern Madrid, will be razed to the ground. PHOTO COURTESY: ATLETICO MADRID/ TWITTER MADRID: Atletico Madrid’s mythical Vicente Calderon ...

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Libya govt urges ‘intervention’ over southern clashes

PHOTO: ONLINE TRIPOLI: Libya’s unity government has called for an “urgent intervention” by the international community to end military escalation in its south, warning of a possible “civil war”. For more than a week, militias allied to the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) have fought off rival forces trying to ...

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Working conditions: Application of global standards to improve labour productivity

PHOTO: FILE FAISALABAD: The implementation of social and labour standards could bring economic benefits over the medium term through increased motivation and productivity of workers, emphasised an expert who was working on sustainable development. Speaking at an informative session at the Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) office on Wednesday, GIZ technical ...

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