» Imran Khan, Bushra Bibi move IHC to seek 'jail amenities in line with int'l standards'
22/07/24 22:15 from GEO TV - Pakistan
Former prime minister Imran Khan with his wife Bushra Bibi. — X/@PTIofficial/File ISLAMABAD: Incarcerated Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf founder Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi have approached the Islamabad High Court to get jail ame...

» Pakistan withdraws ban on passports for asylum seekers abroad
22/07/24 20:29 from GEO TV - Pakistan
This photograph shows three books of Pakistani passports. — AFP/File After imposing restrictions on the issuance of travel documents to asylum seekers abroad for over a month, the federal government has lifted the ban on handing ov...

» Omar Ayub says 'digital terrorism' narrative aimed at undermining PTI
22/07/24 19:01 from GEO TV - Pakistan
PTI leaders, Gohar Ali Khan and Omar Ayub, addressing a press conference in Islamabad on July 22, 2024. — YouTube/Geo News/File Gohar says police seized all records from party's office.PTI chief says yet to receive briefing on anti...

» Imran Khan admits giving call for protest outside GHQ ahead of his May 9 arrest
22/07/24 16:47 from GEO TV - Pakistan
Former prime minister Imran Khan pauses as he speaks during an interview, in Lahore, Pakistan March 17, 2023. —Reuters RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf founder Imran Khan has admitted that he gave a call for a protest outside t...

» Rahat Fateh Ali Khan released on bail after brief arrest in Dubai
22/07/24 18:00 from GEO TV - Pakistan
A screengrab showing singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan addressing his fans after his release in Dubai. — Instagram/@officialrfakworld DUBAI: Famous Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has been released on bail following his detention b...

» Boiling Karachi braces for another monsoon lashing between Wednesday, Sunday
22/07/24 15:55 from GEO TV - Pakistan
A view of rainy weather in Karachi on July 19, 2024. —INPWeather expert says sea breezes have come to halt in city.Heat intensity felt at 46 °C during day, says Jawad Memon.Weatherman forecasts hot and humid weather from July 2...

» Punjab traffic police uses AI to challan hundreds of smokey vehicles
22/07/24 15:24 from GEO TV - Pakistan
Large numbers of vehicles are seen stuck in a traffic jam. — PPI/FileAurangzeb says culture of traffic policing is changing in Punjab. Minister says Punjab to become ideal province with e-policing.Vows electronic traffic policing s...

» Court approves Imran, Bushra's 7-day physical remand in Toshakhana case
22/07/24 14:53 from GEO TV - Pakistan
PTI founder Imran Khan and his wife, Bushra Bibi ahead of a court hearing. — AFP/File RAWALPINDI: An accountability court has approved a seven-day remand of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf founder Imran Khan and his wife, Bushra Bibi, in ...

» Teen tragically burned alive over land dispute in Muzaffargarh
22/07/24 15:44 from GEO TV - Pakistan
A crime scene tape can be seen in this image. — UnsplashIncident takes place in Muzaffargarh's Alipur Tehsil. FIR against suspects over uncle's complaint registered.18-year-old victim succumbs to his burn injuries. MUZAFFARGARH: An...

» Army says it's time for nation to 'stand up against militants, digital terrorists'
22/07/24 15:43 from GEO TV - Pakistan
DG ISPR Lieutenant General Ahmed Sharif Chaudhry addressing a press conference in Rawalpindi, on July 22, 2024. — Screengrab/Geo News Serious issues like Azm-e-Istehkam being politicised: DG ISPR"Army is standing up against terrori...

» Police arrest Raoof Hasan for 'running anti-Pakistan digital media cell'
22/07/24 12:39 from GEO TV - Pakistan
An official of the Islamabad Police is escorting PTI Information Secretary Raoof Hasan in Islamabad on July 22, 2024. — Geo News ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Police on Monday arrested Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's Information Secretary Raoof ...

» PTI MNAs being offered big bucks to change loyalties, claims Asad Qaiser
22/07/24 11:28 from GEO TV - Pakistan
PTI leader Asad Qaiser can be seen in the picture uploaded on his social media account on July 21, 2024. — Facebook/ @SpeakerAsadqaiserPTI announces countrywide protest on Friday.Party invites all political forces to join protest."...

» Pakistan can't afford another operation: JI chief
22/07/24 08:53 from GEO TV - Pakistan
JI chief Hafiz Naeemur Rahman addressing the Tajir Convention at Markaz-e-Islami in Peshawar on July 21, 2024. — Facebook/@HafizNaeemRehmanJamaat-e-Islami to stage sit-in in Islamabad on July 26."Situation of peace in country has w...

» Judiciary only responsible for interpretation of law, not legislation: Khawaja Asif
22/07/24 00:20 from GEO TV - Pakistan
Defence Minister Khawaja Asif in an interview with BBC Urdu. — X/@FarhatJavedR Judiciary's verdict could create constitutional crisis: defence czar.Urges slapping contempt cases under Article 209 over wrong verdicts."Afghans are un...

» Govt determined to provide 100% free medical facilities to deserving patients: PM
21/07/24 20:07 from GEO TV - Pakistan
PM Shehbaz Sharif unveiling a plaque during the groundbreaking of Jinnah Medical Complex in Islamabad on July 21, 2024. — APP JMC to serve residents of twin cities, KP, AJK and GB: PM.PM Says air ambulance service to be started for...

» Karachi's 'feels like' temperature stays above 50°C despite rain
21/07/24 20:40 from GEO TV - Pakistan
A volunteer sprays water on a bypasser´s face to cool off during a hot summer day along a street in Karachi on June 24, 2024. — AFP Karachi has been receiving short spells of rain for the past few days but the heat does not s...

» PML-N has 'non-serious and incompetent' people, says Kirmani after quitting party
21/07/24 18:41 from GEO TV - Pakistan
Former PML-N leader Asif Kimrani.— X/@KirmaniAsif Asif Kirmani claims Nawaz Sharif rendered helpless. Says 'this is not the same Nawaz Sharif I once knew.'Asks ex-PM to meet public to understand their sufferings. LAHORE: Dr Syed...

» Imran's Adiala 'presidential suite' better than middle-class house: information minister
21/07/24 16:53 from GEO TV - Pakistan
Information Minister Attaullah Tarar addressing the press conference in Islamabad, on July 21, 2024. — Screengrab via Geo NewsInformation Minister Tarar calls Imran a "dictator".Consulate attack issue taken up with Germany, he says...

» Pakistan condemns attack by 'gang of extremists' on consulate in Germany
21/07/24 14:39 from GEO TV - Pakistan
The picture shows Afghan nationals attacking Pakistan consulate in Frankfurt, Germany. — X/@TheInvisibleBitPakistani officials demand investigation into incident. FO says German govt responsible to provide security. Reports say van...

» Karachi receives showers for third consecutive day
21/07/24 15:30 from GEO TV - Pakistan
An image of a car's windscreen during rain in Karachi on July 21, 2024. — Geo.tv KARACHI: The metropolis on Sunday received showers for the third consecutive day today after witnessing rain on Saturday and Friday. Light drizzle has...

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» Biden drops out, upending race for White House

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» Israel sends tanks back into Khan Younis area, 49 killed after new evacuation order
22/07/24 23:31 from Business Recorder - Latest News
JERUSALEM: Israel sent tanks back into the greater Khan Younis area and at least 49 Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire, Gaza medics said on Monday, after ordering evacuations of some districts it said had been used for renewed atta...

» Blinken to shore up US relationships in Asia amid political uncertainty at home
22/07/24 23:14 from Business Recorder - Latest News
WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Antony Blinken will head to Asia this week to reassure allies and partners of U.S. support, the State Department’s top official for Asia said on Monday, as the November U.S. presidential election casts unce...

» Brazil’s Lula hopes US elections will be ‘as civilized as possible’
22/07/24 22:38 from Business Recorder - Latest News
BRASÍLIA: Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said Monday he hoped that November elections in the United States, from which Joe Biden has withdrawn as a candidate, will be as “civilized as possible.” “Whether (the winner) is a D...

» France’s Macron praises Biden’s ‘courage’ and ‘sense of duty’
22/07/24 22:32 from Business Recorder - Latest News
PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday praised US counterpart Joe Biden’s “courage” and “sense of duty”, and called for the “spirit of partnership” between the two countries to continue beyond the next presidential election. B...

» Accountability court extends Imran, Bushra Bibi’s remand by 7 days in new Toshakhana case
22/07/24 22:21 from Business Recorder - Latest News
An accountability court on Monday extended Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder Imran Khan and his spouse Bushra Bibi’s physical remand for seven days in a new Toshakhana reference . Imran has been incarcerated in Adiala Jail since Aug...

» Aurangzeb apprises Fitch representatives about IMF deal, reform measures for stable growth
22/07/24 22:51 from Business Recorder - Latest News
Finance Minister Muhammad Aurangzeb Monday briefed the Fitch Ratings representatives about Pakistan’s Staff-Level Agreement (SLA) with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to support “Pakistan’s homegrown economic reform agenda” and oth...

» US natgas prices jump 4% on rising exports from Freeport LNG in Texas
22/07/24 20:01 from Business Recorder - Latest News
US natural gas futures jumped about 4% to a one-week high on Monday with an increase in the amount of gas flowing to US liquefied natural gas (LNG) export plants as Freeport LNG in Texas started exporting cargoes again after shutting for...

» Russian wheat export prices were flat last week, shipments remain low
22/07/24 19:57 from Business Recorder - Latest News
MOSCOW: Russian wheat export prices were unchanged last week, shipment volumes are still low and farmers are not in a hurry to sell at current low levels, analysts say. The price of 12.5% protein Russian new crop wheat scheduled free-on-...

» English cricket open to IPL investment in Hundred
22/07/24 19:26 from Business Recorder - Latest News
NOTTINGHAM: English cricket chiefs confirmed on Monday they have held talks with Indian Premier League (IPL) owners about acquiring a stake in their domestic Hundred competition. The fourth edition of the controversial 100-balls per side...

» US stocks open higher on tech bounceback
22/07/24 19:08 from Business Recorder - Latest News
NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks opened higher early Monday as tech shares bounced back after a recent pullback, as investors looked ahead to major earnings and economic data due this week. The US presidential race had produced a surprise ov...

» UAE hopes to reactivate trade talks with EU this year
22/07/24 19:06 from Business Recorder - Latest News
DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates hopes to reactivate trade talks with the European Union by the end of the year, the UAE trade minister said on Monday, and is optimistic the talks would be bilateral. Negotiations between the EU and the Gu...

» Blinken, Austin to meet Japanese counterparts for defence talks
22/07/24 18:45 from Business Recorder - Latest News
TOKYO: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin will meet their Japanese counterparts for four-way talks this month, Tokyo’s foreign ministry said Monday. Meeting in Japan on July 28, they will discuss “...

» Netanyahu heads for Washington as Israel orders new Gaza evacuations
22/07/24 18:02 from Business Recorder - Latest News
GAZA STRIP: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu departed for Washington on Monday to deliver a key speech, as the military ordered fresh evacuations in the southern Gaza city of Khan Yunis before sending in troops. Netanyahu called...

» Bangladesh student group suspends protests over death toll
22/07/24 23:33 from Business Recorder - Latest News
DHAKA: The Bangladeshi student group leading demonstrations that have spiralled into deadly violence suspended protests Monday for 48 hours, with its leader saying they had not wanted reform “at the expense of so much blood”. What began ...

» ICC puts USA Cricket on notice for ‘non-compliance’
22/07/24 17:29 from Business Recorder - Latest News
COLOMBO: The International Cricket Council put USA Cricket on notice Monday to comply with the world body’s membership rules, just weeks after the country co-hosted the T20 World Cup. The US board and Cricket Chile “have been formally pu...

» Majority expect reduction in key policy rate in upcoming MPC meeting, AHL survey finds
22/07/24 22:56 from Business Recorder - Latest News
The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is expected to further ease its monetary policy amid a downward trajectory of the pace of inflation and improved economic indicators, brokerage house Arif Habib Limited (AHL) said on Monday, in which it c...

» Ukraine’s top diplomat to visit China this week to talk peace, Kyiv says
22/07/24 17:15 from Business Recorder - Latest News
KYIV/BEIJING: Ukraine’s top diplomat will visit China on Tuesday at the invitation of Beijing for talks that Kyiv said would focus on how to end Russia’s war in Ukraine and on a possible Chinese role in reaching a settlement. Nearly 29 m...

» Aluminium slips to almost four-month low on demand concerns
22/07/24 17:05 from Business Recorder - Latest News
LONDON: Aluminium prices fell to their lowest in almost four months as some bullish positions were scrapped amid concerns about demand with a lack of fresh stimulus in top consumer China. Three-month aluminium on the London Metal Exchang...

» Alexander Zverev injury not healed, but confident for Paris title defence
22/07/24 16:29 from Business Recorder - Latest News
Reigning Olympic champion Alexander Zverev is hopeful the knee injury he suffered at Wimbledon will not impact his chances of gold in Paris but says it is not yet healed. The German slipped and hurt his knee during a third-round victory ...

» Iconic sites hosting Paris Olympics events
22/07/24 16:14 from Business Recorder - Latest News
PARIS: The Paris Olympics have been designed to showcase the City of Light in all its splendour, with events taking place at iconic locations. AFP looks at five sites set to wow ticket-holders – and a global TV audience of billions – dur...