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CHINESE ‘GRASS’ HELPS PAKISTAN FIGHT INDIA, DEFY U.S.

Farooq Ganderbali Living up to its promise of “eating grass, if need be, to fight India,” Pakistan’s transitional government has hiked the defence budget by over 20 percent — the highest in decades. The defence spending is proposed to increase to Rs 1.1 trillion (approximately $9.6 billion) in 2018-19. This ...

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Dr. Nirmal Singh Is Speaker

SRINAGAR: Dr Nirmal Singh of BJP was finally elected the Speaker of J&K Legislative Assembly. Though the opposition has nominated Usman Majeed as the opposition candidates, Dr Singh got the maximum votes. It was a voice vote. NC leader Shafi Urvi had suggested that since there are problems in teh system ...

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PAKISTAN’S ONLY NOBEL LAUREATE HOUNDED AGAIN

Farooq Ganderbali When even an enemy dies, even reluctantly, one says, Rest in Peace (RIP). But there no resting in peace for Pakistan’s only Nobel laureate, Dr Abdus Salam who, hounded out by his people, lies buried far-away from home, in France. Dr Salam, who put Pakistan on the map ...

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