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  • LAHORE: President of Asian Tennis Federation, Anil Kumar Khanna of India and Secretary, Subramaniam Surendran of Sri Lanka will visit Pakistan from Friday to attend the meeting of Constitution and Finance Committee of ATF. “They are re visiting Pakistan on the invitation of Chairman, ...

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  • LAHORE - Prime Minister’s Youth Program has facilitated as many as 764,153 youths so far since the announcement by Nawaz Sharif after taking charge of the federal government in 2013. The program was aimed at providing employment opportunities, trainings, facilitation and many other things to ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) abducted leader Nadeem Memon has been recovered from Karachi, confirmed Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar on Sunday. As per details, Nadeem Memon, who is also contesting PS-127 by-election, was kidnapped due to personal grudge and police ...

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  • CHUNIAN: A mother dragged her six-year-old son to the police station in Chunia, for being mischievous. Zareena Bibi asked the police officers to lock her son up in jail, as he was being mischievous and refused to listen to her. The 6-year-old boy fretted after entering the police station. The kid ...

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  • Celebrations of ‘Pakistan Culture Week’ have started at Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) arranged in connection with Pakistan Day celebrations. The celebrations commenced with folk dances of Pakistan which presented by PNCA’s National Performing Arts Group here at PNCA ...

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  • Muslim preacher Zakir Naik ran an NGO worth more than INR 18.37 crore whose assets have been confiscated on Indian government's orders. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) provisionally attached properties of Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) of Zakir Naik and others under the Prevention of Money ...

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  • NEW DELHI: As part of its aggressive military designs India has undertaken the development of an unmanned combat version of the home-grown light combat aircraft (LCA), and has undertaken a study to convert the fighter for a futuristic role. A team is already working on the project to convert the ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) abducted leader Nadeem Memon has been recovered from Karachi, confirmed Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar on Sunday. As per details, Nadeem Memon, who is also contesting PS-127 by-election, was kidnapped due to personal grudge and police ...

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  • Motorcycle dealers are charging Rs10,000 extra from locals on the purchase of bikes across the Sindh. According to sources, the price of new 125cc motorcycle fixed by companies is Rs10,5500 but the dealers are selling it on Rs115000 with charging extra money of Rs10,000. Getting irked by this ...

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  • Pakistan has no imminent security threat due to it possessing a powerful arsenal of nuclear weapons, Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan said on Monday. Addressing a ceremony at the University of Karachi’s Dr AQ Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, he said, “If we ensure good ...

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  • Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Farooq Sattar has on Sunday said that Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and MQM-London (MQM-L) are allies. MQM-P chief bashed PPP saying that the party itself and Sindh government are still standing with the policy of August 22 which is protecting the ...

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  • The Senate and National Assembly will resume their sessions at Parliament House in Islamabad on Monday afternoon after two days break. The Senate will resume its session at 3:00 p.m while National Assembly at 4:00 p.m. Both the houses will discuss important national issues besides carrying out ...

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  • The fourth death anniversary of the 1965 war hero Muhammad Mahmood Alam, popularly known as MM Alam, was observed on Saturday. Alam was the eldest son of 11 siblings who was born in Calcutta on July 6 1935. He was brought up in Bengal, India but after Indo-Pak separation in 1947 his family migrated ...

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  • The Embassy of Pakistan hosted Cody Swartzentruber, Student Ambassador to Pakistan currently working on the project titled ‘Exploring the World,’ along with his class fellows, said a press release today. Cody Swartzentruber is an 8th Grade student in a high profile Greenwood ...

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  • Pakistan’s High Commissioner in India Abdul Basit has once again asked India to bring perpetrators of the Samjhauta Express blast to justice. He was speaking at ‘India Today Conclave 2017’ organised in New Delhi. To a question regarding probe into Mumbai attacks case, Abdul Basit ...

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  • At least two people were wounded when an oil tanker caught fire at the Muzaffargarh Road in Multan yesterday. According to details, fire erupted when oil was being transferred from oil tanker to a petrol pump. The blaze injured 25-year-old Kashif and 23-year-old Wasim. Rescue teams police reached ...

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  • The National Assembly was informed today that the government is going to launch a policy to encourage indigenous film production in the country. Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Corporation Marriyum Aurangzeb told the House during question hour that the present government is ...

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  • Several terrorists have been killed in air strikes launched by the military in Rajgal valley, about 90 km (60 miles) west of the city of Peshawar on today as stated by ISPR. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the action was taken on a tip-off regarding presence of ...

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  • NORTH WAZIRISTAN: The government of Japan has agreed to provide 13 million dollars, for the welfare of temporarily displaced persons (TDPs) of North Waziristan Agency. Sources of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) Secretariat said, this amount will be utilized on the welfare of TDPs through ...

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  • KARACHI: Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair today said, due to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) a positive image of Pakistan is emerging at an international level. He said this while addressing the concluding session of the 2nd International CPEC Business and Research Conference 2017 ...

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  • Former Sindh governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan has said that co-chairperson of Pakistan People s Party (PPP) Asif Zardari has offered him to join his party which I declined. Talking to media, he further said that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) was notorious for having terrorists, extortionists, target ...

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  • GUJRANWALA: A girl with the assistance of her friends allegedly kidnapped a groom-to-be in Gujranwala. Victim identified as Ali Hamza, was abducted last month by some unidentified men from his mobile phone shop in Model town. On the indication of family, police officers lodged a case against three ...

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  • The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Friday demanded that the proposed Riwaj Act and the regulation to set up local bodies in tribal areas be placed before parliament for discussion. Keeping the Riwaj Act and local bodies’ law secret from the public and parliament raised serious questions ...

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  • A furious mother mercilessly thrashed a female school teacher in the classroom for punishing her daughter in Ferozwala tehsil. A video obtained by media on Wednesday showed the vengeful mother ruthlessly attacking 8th class teacher in Ferozwala Government High School in Mughal Park area. The ...

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  • The duties of several teachers in ongoing sixth census have badly affected educational process at schools in Lahore and Karachi. Acting on bizarre policies, education department has engaged 3,000 out of 7,000 teachers on census duty in Lahore. More than 1500 teachers are already working with Punjab ...

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  • Unidentified men set van of Lahore Waste Management Corporation (LWMC) ablaze in Lahore’s Badami Bagh today. According to details, the incident took place when some unknown miscreants burned LWMC van in Ali Hajvery near marriage hall. The staffers saved their lives while jumping off the ...

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  • China is optimistic that Pakistan and India will improve their bilateral relations through dialogue. “This is conducive to not only the two countries themselves but also to regional prosperity and development,” said Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying during press ...

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  • The first phase of the 6th National Population Census will begin in sixty- three districts across the country from tomorrow. In this phase, the census will be conducted in sixteen districts of Punjab, eight districts of Sindh, fourteen districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, fifteen districts of ...

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  • Police officers recovered stolen wires of telephone department worth Rs70 million and dry batteries today from different areas in Gujranwala. According to police, Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) department’s SDO, supervisor and cable jointer used to steal underground copper ...

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  • Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has proclaimed immediate provision of one million dollar humanitarian assistance for the distressed people of Yemen. He made the announcement during a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Yemen Abdul Malik Abduljalil Al-Mekhlafi in Islamabad ...

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