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Imran Khan visits Shaukat Khanum Hospital for medical check-up  

Imran Khan visits Shaukat Khanum Hospital for medical check-up  

Published: 10:11 PM, 4 Dec, 2022 Stay tuned with 24 News HD Android App Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Sunday visited Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital for a medical check-up, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.  He remained in the hospital for a few hours and passed through various medical tests including his wound dressing.  Pertinent to...

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‘Football’ or ‘soccer’? Biden and Dutch PM banter on Twitter

‘Football’ or ‘soccer’? Biden and Dutch PM banter on Twitter

The perennial question of whether it’s “soccer” (as Americans call it) or “football” prompted Twitter wisecracks between President Joe Biden and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte this weekend, as the Netherlands sent the United States crashing out of the World Cup. “It’s called soccer,” Biden said in a video posted on Twitter wishing the US...

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Acute gas shortage perturbs Lahorites’ life

Acute gas shortage perturbs Lahorites’ life

Several parts of Lahore continue facing the shortage of gas as there is either no gas or gas with extremely low pressure after 8 pm on a daily basis, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.  As temperature took a dive during the week, the demand for natural gas has increased in Lahore. However, the government seems to...

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Marathon in Lahore marks start of second students’ summit

Marathon in Lahore marks start of second students’ summit

The second ‘All Pakistan Summit for Students’ Societies’ on Sunday commenced with a 5km marathon race from the Governor House to the Govt College University, Lahore, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.  For the first time, girls also participated in the marathon for the 3km run from GPO Chowk to the university’s Clock Tower. GCU vice chancellor...

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Herzog becomes first Israeli president to visit Bahrain

Herzog becomes first Israeli president to visit Bahrain

Israeli President Isaac Herzog visited Bahrain on Sunday on the first trip by an Israeli head of state to the small Gulf kingdom, following the normalisation of relations in 2020. Herzog, whose role is largely ceremonial, met with King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa and Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa. They discussed issues including...

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Flash flood kills nine at Johannesburg church ritual

Flash flood kills nine at Johannesburg church ritual

Flash flooding that followed heavy rains has killed nine people taking part in religious rituals in Johannesburg, emergency services said on Sunday. A group of 33 worshippers had joined church rituals on the banks of the Jukskei river when the flooding stuck, said Robert Mulaudzi, spokesman for the City of Johannesburg Emergency Management Services. “Two...

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One dead at protest in southern Syria: monitor, local media

One dead at protest in southern Syria: monitor, local media

Security forces shot dead a protester Sunday in Syria’s southern city of Sweida as hundreds held a rare demonstration against deteriorating living conditions, a war monitor and a local news outlet said. Tensions were high in the regime-held city after some protesters threw rocks at a government building and stormed it, taking down a large...

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EU chief says bloc must act over US climate plan ‘distortions’

EU chief says bloc must act over US climate plan ‘distortions’

EU chief Ursula von der Leyen said Sunday the bloc must act to address “distortions” created by Washington’s $430-billion plan to spur climate-friendly technologies in the United States. The European Union must “take action to rebalance the playing field where the IRA (Inflation Reduction Act) or other measures create distortions”, von der Leyen said in...