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Containing Covid: Pakistan Cancels Baisakhi Celebrations At Gurdwara Punja Sahib

The Ministry of Religious Affairs has already been apprised about the decision. Accordingly, the Foreign Office and the Indian government have also been communicated.

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IMF, Pak Agree On Reviewing Reform Programmes

Prime Minister Imran Khan has already announced recently that electricity and gas rates would remain unchanged during the remaining four months of the fiscal year.

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Pak's Listing Under Increased Monitoring A Credit Negative For Banks: Moody's

Clearing in US dollars is particularly important given Pakistan's high import and export economic activity as well as the fact that a large proportion of international payments are made in this currency.

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FATF To Review Pakistan Issue Today

The FATF, a global terror financing watchdog, in 2018 placed Pakistan on the grey list and the watchdog has already granted Islamabad an extension till February 2020

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US Launches International Religious Freedom Alliance, Condemns Terrorists For Targeting Minorities Including Pak Hindus

The International Religious Freedom Alliance is an alliance of "like-minded partners who treasure and fight for, international religious freedom for every human being".

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Pakistan Pledges To Buy More Malaysian Palm Oil To Compensate For India's Withdrawal

Pakistan bought 1.1 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia last year, while India bought 4.4 million tonnes, according to the Malaysian Palm Oil Council.

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With China Backing, Pakistan May Be Out Of FATF 'Grey List' Next Month

At a meeting of the FinancialAction Task Force (FATF) held in Beijing, Islamabad submitted its compliance report and got support from the FATF current chair and its "all-weather friend" China and a few Western powers.

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Pakistan Approves Import Of 300,000 Tonnes Of Wheat To Meet Flour Shortage

Flour and bread prices have shot up during the last week as flour disappeared from shops and wholesale markets.

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'Delegation That Epitomises The Dark Arts...': India Slams Pak At UN

The diplomat stressed upon Council as 'part of the political toolkit' to address ongoing and future threats to global peace and security.

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'Untouched, Undamaged': Pak Govt Rejects Vandalism Claims At Gurudwara

India's External Affairs Ministry said members of the minority Sikh community in Pakistan have been subjected to acts of violence at the holy city of Nankana Sahib.

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High Risk Involved, Avoid Pakistan Airspace: US Tells Its Airlines

"Exercise caution during flight operations. There is a risk to US civil aviation operating in the territory and airspace of Pakistan due to extremist/militant activity," said the US FAA.

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Pakistan Receives Second Tranche Of $452 Mn From IMF

The central bank's net reserves increased by USD14 million to USD 10.9 billion during the week ending December 20.

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'Situation Along Loc Can Escalate, We Have To Be Prepared': Army Chief

His remarks came in the backdrop of spurt in ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the LoC in J&K since Art 370's revocation.

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Religious Freedom In Pakistan Continues To 'Deteriorate': UK-based Human Rights Organisation

In its 47-page report titled, 'Pakistan-Religious freedom under attack", released in December, CSW has expressed concerned over the increasing "weaponisation and politicisation" of the blasphemy laws.

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CAB Will Be Written In 'Golden Letters', Permanent Relief For Those Living Unstable Life: PM

Bill seeks grant Indian citizenship to refugees from Hindu, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist and Zoroastrian communities fleeing religious persecution from Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh who entered India on or before December 31, 2014.

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