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Imran’s speech leaves US doctor ‘speechless’, and now he is returning home

CHICAGO: A Pakistani-born American doctor has decided to return to Pakistan after Prime Minister Imran Khan's inaugural speech on Sunday left him 'speechless and touched'. Consultant Pediatrics, Neonatologist/Regional Director USA, Director Development Dr. Imran Malik hailing from Chicago, Illinois has set his hopes for a 'Naya Pakistan' and has decided to bring his hard-earned money back to his home country in efforts to help and play his part in materializing PM Khan's 'revolutionary vision'. Dr. Malik took to…

Twitter reacts to PM Imran’s inaugural speech

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan made his maiden speech as PM yesterday and addressed the nation with a detailed agenda to build a progressive ‘Naya Pakistan’. In his wide-ranging speech, the PM announced a number of measures aimed at austerity, getting rid of loans, domestic resource mobilization and reforms in education, health and agriculture sectors. Expressing remorse over the lavish lifestyle of former rulers, he suggested that we should adopt austerity and cut heavy expenditures. He also deliberated on how…

European stocks hit three-week low as Trump reality sets in

LONDON: European stocks and bond yields dropped on Monday and the dollar hit a six-week low after US President Donald Trump began his term in office with a protectionist speech that pushed a nervous market into safe-haven assets. World stocks hit multi-year highs earlier this month on expectations Trump would boost growth and inflation with extraordinary fiscal spending measures. However, his inaugural address on Friday saw investors retreat to the safety of higher-rated government bonds as the new president signalled…