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PM announces state funeral for Dr Ruth Pfau

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday announced state funeral for Dr Ruth Pfau in recognition of the services rendered by her for Pakistan. The leprosy doctor passed away at the age of 88 here today morning. The German nun lost her battle with life while she was undergoing a surgery at the Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre. The prime minister has announced state funeral for Ruth Pfau, confirmed a statement released by the PM’s House. The entire nation is indebted to Ruth Pfao for her selfeless and…

Dr Zakir Naik granted Saudi Arabian citizenship

Saudi Arabia has granted Indian Islamic preacher Dr Zakir Naik, who is wanted by New Delhi for alleged terrorist offences, its citizenship. According to Middle East Monitor, Arab sources reported that King Salman had intervened to grant Naik Saudi citizenship to protect him from arrest by the International Police Organisation (Interpol). Local Indian media reported that the enforcement officials were moving to revoke his passport and request Interpol issue an arrest warrant for him in connection with his alleged role…