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US firm set to discover ‘huge oil reserves’ in Pakistan

A well-known multinational oil and gas firm in the United States ‘Exxon Mobil’ is on the point of exploring huge oil reserves near the Pakistan-Iran border, which could reportedly be bigger than the Kuwaiti reserves. Caretaker Minister for Maritime and Foreign Affairs Abdullah Hussain Haroon made this revelation while addressing business leaders at the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI). If the oil deposits are discovered as expected, Pakistan will be among top the 10 oil-producing…

More needs to be done to eliminate terrorism, says minister

ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Foreign Minister Abdullah Hussain Haroon on Wednesday said terrorism remains a big challenge for Pakistan. Addressing a seminar in Islamabad, he pointed out that recent terrorist attacks in Bannu and Mastung clearly indicate that more needs to be done to get rid of terrorism. The minister, however, acknowledged that the country certainly has contained the menace over the last few years and the terrorist elements are not that much strong as they were once used to be. Highlighting the challenges on the…