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Wandsworth Guardian
An invention to help pregnant women in Wandsworth is up for a national awardallow them to manage their own clinical assessments, and shortly after its laun
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
allow them to manage their own clinical assessments, and shortly after its launch it received more than 400 downloads. Dr Asma Khalil, consultant obstetrician who worked on the development of the app, said: “We’re delighted to be shortlisted for... Read more
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DW
Pakistan by-election: A 'referendum' against army's role in politics |the country; none attracted that much attention," Ali K. Chishti, a Karachi-bas
DW / Posted 4 days ago
the country; none attracted that much attention," Ali K. Chishti, a Karachi-based security and defense analyst, told DW. Asma Jahangir, a prominent lawyer and rights activist in Pakistan, told DW the Panama Papers case was never about... Read more
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FOX News
Rouhani's UN visit makes a mockery of Iran's human rights censurecriticism of its human rights record, including this year’s report by the UN sp
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
criticism of its human rights record, including this year’s report by the UN special rapporteur on human rights in Iran, Asma Jahangir, as a Western conspiracy to discredit the Islamic theocracy, Iranian citizens and human rights activists are... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Many Rohingya parents searching their children lost in overcrowded refugee camps along the bordernext to the dais. But not everyone was as lucky as Razia. Mohammad Rafique wa
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
next to the dais. But not everyone was as lucky as Razia. Mohammad Rafique was still searching for his little daughter Asma on Thursday, four days after losing her. He was spending 16 to 17 hours a day in the search, neglecting his other... Read more
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The Star
Poverty drives Malaysian women to work as maidsKUALA LUMPUR: When Nor Asma Arifin graduated with a diploma in accounting, the
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: When Nor Asma Arifin graduated with a diploma in accounting, the fifth of 10 children thought she was on the way out of poverty. But the 21-year-old from Dungun, Terengganu, spent a year looking for a job after graduation with no... Read more
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Gulf News
Al Assad survives, to preside over almost unrecognisable Syria(AP Photo/Max Black) Beirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syri
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
(AP Photo/Max Black) Beirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria’s President Bashar Al Assad and his wife, Asma, are back to acting presidential, making bread at a bakery in Hama province, checking out a dairy in Tartus, and... Read more
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WA Today
Meanwhile in broken Syria, Mr and Mrs Assad are back to acting presidentialBeirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria's President Bashar a
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Beirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria's President Bashar al-Assad and his wife, Asma, are back to acting presidential, making bread at a bakery in Hama province, checking out a dairy in Tartus, and comforting wounded soldiers at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bashar al-Assad survives to preside over a country possibly broken beyond repairBeirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria's President Bashar a
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Beirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria's President Bashar al-Assad and his wife, Asma, are back to acting presidential, making bread at a bakery in Hama province, checking out a dairy in Tartus, and comforting wounded soldiers at... Read more
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The Age
Bashar al-Assad survives to preside over a country possibly broken beyond repairBeirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria's President Bashar a
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Beirut: With his political survival all but assured, Syria's President Bashar al-Assad and his wife, Asma, are back to acting presidential, making bread at a bakery in Hama province, checking out a dairy in Tartus, and comforting wounded soldiers at... Read more
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Aljazeera
Bedouin women 'misled' into embroidering gown for NYFW"unified Jerusalem", worn by far-right Israeli culture minister Miri Regev at a
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
"unified Jerusalem", worn by far-right Israeli culture minister Miri Regev at an international film festival. According to Asma al-Saneh, head of the Lakia-based Association for the Improvement of Women's Status, Herman failed to mention that OR... Read more
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BBC News
Bell Pottinger goes into administrationcharged with murder. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko has used the fir
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
charged with murder. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko has used the firm's services, as well as Syria's first lady Asma al-Assad. In the late 1990s the PR firm worked on a campaign to release former Chilean dictator General Pinochet after... Read more
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Gulf News
Reem Kadem in Malayalam film ‘Nawal Enna Jewel’a comedy called The Real Me, inspired from my life.Nawal Enna Jewel is the stor
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
a comedy called The Real Me, inspired from my life.Nawal Enna Jewel is the story of two women and begins with the life of Asma, a 14-year-old girl from Kerala, who is married off to an old man. Four years later, the widowed Asma is saddled with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Hundreds of Muslim women rally in support of triple talaq, decry ‘bid’ to dilute Shariapractice. Several AIMPLB office-bearers, including general secretary Syed Mohd
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
practice. Several AIMPLB office-bearers, including general secretary Syed Mohd Wali Rahmani and women’s wing leaders Asma Zehra and Sufia Hasnaini, addressed the gathering. The speakers announced that they would seek the signatures of about... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Grant, Blackman top TTVF beach volleyball qualifiersteam for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Earlier on in the semifinals, Grant and
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
team for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Earlier on in the semifinals, Grant and Blackman crushed youngsters Tsyan Selvon and Asma Charles 21-11, 21-12 while Armstrong and Davidson battled past La Teisha Joseph and Suraya Chase 21-17, 21-18. Joseph... Read more
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The Indian Express
Triple talaq: Critical of govt, Muslim law board will not file reviewto counsel the bridegroom not to pronounce three divorces in one sitting. The
The Indian Express / Posted 12 days ago
to counsel the bridegroom not to pronounce three divorces in one sitting. The chief organiser of the AIMPLB women’s wing, Asma Zehra, claimed 99 per cent of Muslim women are in favour of Muslim personal law. “In the name of showing sympathy with... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[ANALYSIS] How PR giant Bell Pottinger made itself look badnames in PR. The firm did not shy away from controversial clients, who included
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
names in PR. The firm did not shy away from controversial clients, who included former South African president FW de Klerk, Asma al-Assad, the wife of Syrian president Bashir al-Assad, and the South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, after he was... Read more
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Aljazeera
Lebanon's revival of Arab music traditionssingers. "Throughout history, women were more versed in popular songs, notably
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
singers. "Throughout history, women were more versed in popular songs, notably for weddings and social events. Then came Asma al-Kumthariyya," Jaradat says. "This Tunisian singer began to sing adwar, a type of music reserved for men singers, with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Three words that brought down a companyPR firm Bell Pottinger “WHITE monopoly capital.” For the spin doctors who rep
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
PR firm Bell Pottinger “WHITE monopoly capital.” For the spin doctors who represented the likes of Syria’s first lady Asma al-Assad, Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius, these three words finally crossed... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Three words that brought down a company“WHITE monopoly capital.” For the spin doctors who represented the likes of Sy
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
“WHITE monopoly capital.” For the spin doctors who represented the likes of Syria’s first lady Asma al-Assad, Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius, these three words finally crossed the line. At the centre of the... Read more
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BBC News
HSBC joins Bell Pottinger exodus after S. Africa scandalcharged with murder. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko has used the fir
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
charged with murder. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko has used the firm's services as well as Syria's first lady Asma al-Assad. In the late 1990s the PR firm worked on a campaign to release the former Chilean dictator, General Pinochet,... Read more
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BBC News
PR firm Bell Pottinger 'nearing collapse'charged with murder. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko has used the fir
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
charged with murder. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko has used the firm's services, as well as Syria's first lady Asma al-Assad. In the late 1990s the PR firm worked on a campaign to release the former Chilean dictator, General Pinochet,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Planet Business: Fairy doors, rooftop running tracks and bitcoin apartmentsin South Africa on behalf of the wealthy Gupta family. Which other charmers has
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
in South Africa on behalf of the wealthy Gupta family. Which other charmers has Bell Pottinger counted as clients? 2. Asma al-Assad: The wife of Syrian president Bashir al-Assad was another lucrative addition to the client roster. 4. FW de... Read more
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The Irish Times
Clients desert scandal hit PR firm, Bell Pottingerwith its corporate clients, it has acted for a number of questionable political
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
with its corporate clients, it has acted for a number of questionable political figures, including Syria’s first lady, Asma al-Assad; the Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenko; and the Pinochet Foundation. The South African scandal centres... Read more
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Business Wire
Report Explores How to Rebuild After Famine as U.S. Debates Deep Foreign Assistance Cutsdisplacement.” “The international community must continue to provide humanitar
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
displacement.” “The international community must continue to provide humanitarian aid during hunger emergencies,” said Asma Lateef, director of Bread for the World Institute. “But we must also take steps and make investments that prevent or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bell Pottinger in South Africa - PR Firm 'Inflamed Racial Discord'it deliberately stoked racial tensions in South Africa. The controversial PR fi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
it deliberately stoked racial tensions in South Africa. The controversial PR firm's clients include Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation. Bell Pottinger, one of the UK's largest public relations firms, was expelled from... Read more
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DW
Bell Pottinger in South Africa: PR firm 'inflamed racial discord' |circles. No stranger to controversy, Bell Pottinger has a list of controversia
DW / Posted 17 days ago
circles. No stranger to controversy, Bell Pottinger has a list of controversial clients, including Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation, which promotes the life and legacy of the former Chilean dictator. PRCA head... Read more
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International Business Times
Who are the Rohingya and why are they desperate to flee Myanmar? migrants pose for identification purposes at a temporary shelter in Kuala Langs
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
migrants pose for identification purposes at a temporary shelter in Kuala Langsa, Aceh province. From left: Bibi Zuhu Ara, Asma Bibi, aged 3, and Zaik HuseinUlet Ifansasti/Getty Images Many others were found imprisoned in jungle camps in Thailand... Read more
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DW
PR firm Bell Pottinger 'inflamed racial discord' in South Africa |circles. No stranger to controversy, Bell Pottinger has a list of controversia
DW / Posted 17 days ago
circles. No stranger to controversy, Bell Pottinger has a list of controversial clients, including Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation, which promotes the life and legacy of the former Chilean dictator. PRCA head... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK PR firm Bell Pottinger expelled from association over SAfrica campaignabide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Bell Pottinger is no stranger to controver
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
abide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Bell Pottinger is no stranger to controversy, with clients including Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation, which promotes the legacy of the former Chilean dictator. But this most recent... Read more
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The Washington Times
Iran’s political prisoner treatment raises human rights alarmout letters telling of their treatment — angering the regime, which subjected t
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
out letters telling of their treatment — angering the regime, which subjected them to even harsher conditions. On Friday, Asma Jahangir, the U.N. special rapporteur for Iran, issued an official protest to the government in Tehran. “I am deeply... Read more
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The Star
UK PR firm Bell Pottinger expelled from association over SAfrica campaignabide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Bell Pottinger is no stranger to controver
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
abide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Bell Pottinger is no stranger to controversy, with clients including Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation, which promotes the legacy of the former Chilean dictator. But this most recent... Read more
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Swissinfo
UK PR firm Bell Pottinger expelled from association over SAfrica campaignabide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Bell Pottinger is no stranger to controver
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
abide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Bell Pottinger is no stranger to controversy, with clients including Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation, which promotes the legacy of the former Chilean dictator. But this most recent... Read more
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BBC News
Bell Pottinger expelled from trade body for South African campaignfrom many controversial clients, including former South African president FW de
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
from many controversial clients, including former South African president FW de Klerk, when he opposed Nelson Mandela; Asma al-Assad, the wife of Syrian president Bashir al-Assad; arms manufacturer BAE Systems; and the South African athlete... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Three die as bus falls into ditch at Ramu in Cox's Bazarplace at the old bypass area on the highway connecting Cox's Bazar to Chittagon
Bdnews24.com / Posted 18 days ago
place at the old bypass area on the highway connecting Cox's Bazar to Chittagong around 8am Monday. "The bus belongs to Asma Paribahan, which does not ply this route. We believe it’s a tourist bus. The police are on their way to the site of the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Two college teachers among six killed in boat accidents in Pabna and Mymensinghand three others were injured in a boat capsize in a canal at Gafargaon. The d
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 days ago
and three others were injured in a boat capsize in a canal at Gafargaon. The deceased have been identified as cousins Asma Akter, 21, Sadia Akhter, 14, and Shakibul Hasan, 10. Giving details on the first incident, bdnews24.com’s Pabna... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Three cousins drown as boat capsizes in Mymensingh canalThe deceased are cousins - Asma Akter, 21, Sadia Akhter, 14, and Shakibul Hasan
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 days ago
The deceased are cousins - Asma Akter, 21, Sadia Akhter, 14, and Shakibul Hasan, 10. Three others are injured in the accident. Pagla Police Station OC Chan Mia said the boat capsized in Boladair canal in Islampur village around 6:45pm on... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Kulsoom Nawaz’s cancer surgery successful’Maryam Nawaz, chose to stay in Pakistan to run Kulsoom’s election campaign whil
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Maryam Nawaz, chose to stay in Pakistan to run Kulsoom’s election campaign while her siblings — Hasan, Hussain and Asma — are in London. During the surgery, Ms. Maryam had tweeted: “Ami [mother] in surgery at the moment. Request you all to... Read more
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The Star
Equestrians deliver outstanding show for countryshow jumping gold. Equestrian’s two other golds came from Sultan Mizan Zainal
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
show jumping gold. Equestrian’s two other golds came from Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin (individual endurance) and Azizatul Asma Abdullah, Mohd Adhwa Embong, Mohd Fuad Ha­­shim, Mohd Bulkhari Rozali, Mohd Yusran Yusuf (team endu­rance). The polo... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. calls on Iran to resolve prisoner hunger strikeprotesting against their conditions of detention and abrupt transfer to a high-
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
protesting against their conditions of detention and abrupt transfer to a high-security section. U.N. special rapporteur Asma Jahangir voiced concern about 53 prisoners, including 15 followers of the Baha'i faith, who have been transferred to a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN calls on Iran to resolve prisoner hunger strikeprotesting against their conditions of detention and abrupt transfer to a high-
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
protesting against their conditions of detention and abrupt transfer to a high-security section. U.N. special rapporteur Asma Jahangir voiced concern about 53 prisoners, including 15 followers of the Baha'i faith, who have been transferred to a... Read more
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Gulf News
Sharif leaves for London to see his ailing wifehas been receiving treatment for throat cancer (lymphoma) in London.Sharif’s so
Gulf News / Posted 23 days ago
has been receiving treatment for throat cancer (lymphoma) in London.Sharif’s sons — Hussain and Hasan — and daughter Asma are already with Kulsoom in London. However, Nawaz’s daughter Maryam, who is active in politics and is tipped as his... Read more
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The Hindu
Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to visit ailing wifehas been receiving treatment for throat cancer (lymphoma) in London. Mr. Sharif
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
has been receiving treatment for throat cancer (lymphoma) in London. Mr. Sharif’s sons — Hussain and Hasan — and daughter Asma are already with Ms. Kulsoom in London. However, Mr. Sharif’s daughter Maryam who is active in politics and is tipped as... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Nawaz Sharif to leave for London todayhave a transit stay of a few hours in Dubai before leaving for London. Mr Shar
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
have a transit stay of a few hours in Dubai before leaving for London. Mr Sharif’s sons — Hussain and Hasan — and daughter Asma are already attending to Kulsoom Nawaz in London. However, Maryam Nawaz, who is busy running the campaign for her mother... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Jagmeet Singh should denounce the niqabamong the world’s one billion Muslims - like Britain’s Yasmin Ali-Bhai Brown or
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
among the world’s one billion Muslims - like Britain’s Yasmin Ali-Bhai Brown or Pakistan’s UN Rapporteur on Human Rights, Asma Jahangir - he would perhaps not have made the absurd claim that defending the niqab was, as he told the Toronto Star,... Read more
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chad
Police concerned for safety of missing woman last seen in Suttonsafety of a 30-year-old woman after she was last seen in Sutton at around 8.45a
chad / Posted 27 days ago
safety of a 30-year-old woman after she was last seen in Sutton at around 8.45am on Tuesday August 15. The missing woman Asma Mianm, is Asian, of a thin build and around 5ft 9ins tall with long dark brown hair which has blonde streaks. She was... Read more
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dna
All hail the judgement... well, almostis already vanishing among the Muslim community, this judgement will have very
dna / Posted 30 days ago
is already vanishing among the Muslim community, this judgement will have very little impact on the society. We respect the judgement, but we do not appreciate the interference in the Muslim personal law.” —Dr Asma Zehra, Member, AIMPLB women’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Triple talaq: AIMPLB says SC verdict ‘huge victory’ as it protects Muslim personal lawfractured The women’s wing of the AIMPLB termed as “contradictory” and “fractu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted a month ago
fractured The women’s wing of the AIMPLB termed as “contradictory” and “fractured” the judgement of the Supreme Court. Asma Zehra, the chief organiser of the women’s wing, told IANS in Hyderabad that the judgement is confusing. She said that... Read more
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The Economic Times
What does ban on triple talaq mean for Muslim women?important is that the government uphold the autonomy and character of the commu
The Economic Times / Posted a month ago
important is that the government uphold the autonomy and character of the community while also upholding gender justice." ASMA ZAHRA - WOMEN'S WING, ALL INDIA MUSLIM PERSONAL LAW BOARD: "I have a mixed reaction, as it is a contradictory judgment,... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
NAB issued second notice to Ishaq Darinquiry against Ishaq Dar and his family members including his wife, sons Ali M
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
inquiry against Ishaq Dar and his family members including his wife, sons Ali Mustafa and Mujtaba Hasnain, daughter-in-law Asma Ali and Saeed Ahmed, the incumbent president of the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP). In its July 28 verdict in Panama... Read more

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