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Thursday, September 23, 2021

Rights group files
complaint over forced
Uyghur labour in Germany

FRANKFURT: The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) filed a criminal complaint in Germany against five major retailers. The rights group alleges that these companies benefited from forced Uyghur labour...

Pakistan in no rush to
recognise Taliban govt
in Afghanistan: Qureshi

NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Afghanistan's new Taliban rulers should understand that if they want recognition and assistance in rebuilding the war-battered country, they have to...

Hindu family ‘tortured’
for getting water from
mosque in Rahim Yar Khan

RAHIM YAR KHAN: Obtaining water from a mosque tap landed a farm workers family from the Hindu community in trouble as some village landlords allegedly tortured and held them hostage for “violating...

Chinese companies not
satisfied with Pak overall
atmosphere: Khalid Mansoor

ISLAMABAD: Khalid Mansoor, the chairman of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority, has said Chinese companies were not satisfied with Pakistani state institutions and their pace of work on the multi-billion-dollar economic...

Taliban’s month-old regime
details financial crisis,
urges world to recognise it

KABUL: Afghanistan’s acting Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi has criticised the United States for its actions towards the new Taliban government and for severing economic assistance after the group seized power last month.

Haqqani network’s induction
in govt dashes hopes of
moderate Taliban: Experts

KABUL: The induction of the Haqqani network in the new caretaker "Islamic Emirate" of Afghanistan shows that all the promises made by the Taliban that it will not provide a safe haven...

Chinese investment to
boost job opportunities
in Pakistan: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said the government would extend utmost assistance to the foreign investors and expressed confidence that the Chinese investment in Pakistan would open up immense employment...

Home Office cancels 3rd
deportation flight to Pakistan

LONDON:A third Home Office deportation charter flight to Pakistan in 12 months has been cancelled, the Guardian has learned. The flight was due to take off on Wednesday with up to...

‘War on terror’ caused
over $150bn in losses
for Pakistan since 9/11

KARACHI: Pakistani officials say the country suffered about $150 billion in economic losses in the last 20 years after siding with the United States as a frontline state in the wake of...

Saudi statement on US
classified 9/11 documents

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Wednesday said it welcomed the proposed release of classified documents by the US related to the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001.The statement by the Saudi Embassy in Washington came...