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US Senate passes bill to renew internet surveillance programme

US Senate passes bill to renew internet surveillance programme

WASHINGTON: The US Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance programme for six years with minimal changes, overcoming objections from civil liberties advocates that

Prof Afaq Siddiqui passes away

Pakistan’s prominent researcher, poet and writer Prof Afaq Siddiqui died here in Karachi on Sunday after prolonged ailment, he was 86. “He will be laid to rest in Sakhi Hassan graveyard in

Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi passes away

Legendary cricketer and former Indian captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who was admitted to a city hospital last month following lung infection, passed away on Thursday. Pataudi, 70, had been shifted to

Maqbool Sabri qawwal passes away

Renowned Qawwal Maqbool Ahmed Sabri passed away in South Africa on Wednesday. He had a cardiac problem for last two years. Reportedly, he was admitted to a hospital in Johannesburg a few

Qasim Zia’s sister passes away

Amna Anjum, sister of Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) President Qasim Zia, passed away on Wednesday after short illness. Her funeral prayers will be offered at her residence today at 12:30 hours.