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PTI supporters protest on streets on call of Imran Khan

On Imran Khan's call, PTI supporters took to the streets to protest his removal from office. The PM had said in an address to the country the day before he was voted out of power that he will not tolerate the establishment of a "foreign government" in Pakistan and that if that happens, he will seek public support. "We are not a tissue paper nation," the former prime minister declared during a live webcast, insisting that Pakistan does not want unilateral relations with any country.  

Bait-ul-Maal & UBL Join Hands for Digital Payments to Beneficiaries

ISLAMABAD, Oct 21 (APP): Pakistan Baitul Mal (PBM) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with United Bank Limited (Omni) for making digital payments through electronic biometric verification system in different ongoing social welfare missions across the country. National Business Head of UBL Shahzad Shahid, in his address, articulated his pleasure and honour to be part of national cause of poverty alleviation.

AJK President Calls for Tripartite Talks under UN Supervision on Kashmir Issue

MIRPUR (AJK): Oct 19 (APP): AJK President Sardar Masood Khan Monday said that as a matter of principle, talks with India should be held only under the UN auspices, and the presence of the Kashmiris on the negotiations table is a must. He asserted that the UN supervision of the talks is essential in order to carry forward and implement the Security Council resolutions on Kashmir.

Sindh Education Foundation Launches Project for Youth

KARACHI, Oct 17 (APP): The Sindh Education Foundation (SEF) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has formally launched the Youth Education, Employment, Empowerment Project (YEEEP) to educate, train, employ, and empower 15,000 in the province. It further said that the project was duly approved by the Chief Minister Sindh/Chairman SEF Board of Governors, said a statement released here on Saturday.

UK Ready to Walk Away Without ‘Fundamental Change’ from EU

London, Oct 16 (AFP/APP): Britain on Friday said there’s no point in holding more Brexit talks without a dramatic softening of the EU's position, bringing a potentially nasty divorce at the end of the year a step closer. PM Boris Johnson responded after a EU summit Thursday proposed a fresh round of talks next week in London, while demanding Britain give ground on key stumbling blocks.

Maguire will Bounce Back After Setbacks: Man United Boss Solskjaer

London, Oct 16 (AFP/APP): Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Harry Maguire will "bounce back" after his torrid start to the season but could miss Saturday's Premier League trip to Newcastle through injury. The 27-year-old -- the world's most expensive defender -- has struggled for Manchester United since his well-documented Greek court case in August.