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  • LAHORE -  Members of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) staged a protest Friday outside the Punjab Civil Secretariat, demanding making public the Justice Ali Baqar Najafi commission report. The Lahore High Court had on Thursday ordered the provincial government to make public the inquiry report on ...

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  • MIRPUR (AJK) -  AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has called upon the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to take up and highlight the Kashmir issue over the subjugated people's massacre and human rights violations by Indian military forces. Addressing the OIC Contact Group on Jammu & ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan and Russia on Friday agreed to strengthen Pakistan-Russia relations. In a meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session in New York, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed mutual efforts for ...

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  • LAHORE-TonyMoly, the award-winning skin-care brand was launched yesterday in Pakistan.  The star studded event was held at Avari Hotel to officially announce about its cosmetics and skin-care range and to about its e-commerce website. They had a fashion show put together by Ali Xeeshan, a ...

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  • LAHORE-Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor and Pakistani actress Mahira Khan’s photos of smoking together have gone viral on the world of internet after they were spotted chilling together outside a hotel in New York.  In the pictures, the 32-year-old actress looks effortlessly beautiful in a ...

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  • Islamabad-The government should play a proactive role for the protection of health rights of migrant workers especially diagnosed with HIV positive, experts said on Friday. The consultative session on ‘Protection of HIV Positive Migrants’ Rights in the Pakistan’ was organised by ...

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  • Iislamabad-The Capital District Administration (CDA) has imposed Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code to enforce a ban on pillion riding in the city for a period of 5 days. The sale of toy guns has also been banned for two months to avoid any threat to public peace and maintain law and order. ...

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  • Islamabad-Peace is the utmost need of the humanity in the prevailing circumstances around the world where a clash of civilizations is tearing the societies apart, speakers said on International Peace Day the other day. Universal Interfaith Peace Mission in collaboration with United Religions ...

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  • Rawalpindi-The education wing of City Traffic Police (CTP) along with students and teachers of a private college has set up an awareness camp about traffic rules and road safety, a spokesperson said on Friday. The awareness camp was established following the directions of Chief Traffic Officer ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Raheel Majeed and M Irfan helped Asif Memorial Club defeat Islamabad Hawks in NBP-ICA T20 Tournament 2017 fixture here at Bhutto Cricket Ground on Friday. Raheel blasted 38-ball 51 with 6 fours and one six while M Irfan hit 32-ball 45 as Asif Memorial’s 182 proved too good for ...

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  • LAHORE - Tony Moly, a Korean cosmetics brand, announced to introduce its products in Pakistani markets during a ceremony held at a local hotel on Thursday night. During the ceremony, the history, success and aims of Tony Moly were highlighted. Pakistan Muslim League-Qauid (PML-Q) President Chaudhry ...

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  • MIRPURKHAS - A 12-year-old boy was crushed to death at Jhuddo, Tando Jan Muhammad Road near quarter stop on Friday. The boy was identified as Hayat Khan. He was crossing the main road when he came under the wheel of the tractor trolley, resultantly he died on the spot. Concerned police impounded ...

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  • KHAIRPUR - A brother and sister died in a road accident near Babaerloi on Friday. According to details, a youth Amir Ali Bhutto along with his sister Zareena were on their way on a motorcycle when they reached national highway baberloi bypass, a speedy car collided with motorcycle, resultantly both ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan People’s Party Sindh chapter General Secretary Waqar Mehdi has slammed Pervez Musharraf for his allegation against former president Asif Ali Zardari. Musharraf in 2007 had threatened Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto for dire consequences in case she would return to Pakistan ...

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  • KARACHI - International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi (UoK) organised several science events to observe “Science Day” on Friday. The science day was held in connection with the 75th birthday of Prof Dr Atta-ur-Rahman, former Federal Minister ...

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  • Lahore - Expressing solidarity with PAT, PML-Q chief Ch Shujaat Hussain has said that real culprits of 2014 Model Town incident have been exposed and they will be brought to justice soon. According to a press release, he was talking to a delegation of PML-Q leaders from Jhelum who called on him on ...

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  • KARACHI - Sindh Human Rights Defenders Network and Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research (PILER) have demanded the government to provide safety and protection to all citizens and ensure recovery of all the missing persons including Punhal Sariyo. Addressing a joint press conference at ...

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  • KARACHI - A suspected drug peddler was killed during an alleged encounter with the police in Keamari here on Friday. Police officials said that the encounter took place when the police conducted a raid at Gulshan-e-Sikandarabad area within the limits of Jackson police station. Police officials said ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - A five-member delegation headed by Jean-Francois Caution, Ambassador of the European Union to Pakistan, called on National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq at Parliament House. The delegation exchanged views on electoral reforms, recent census in Pakistan, regional and international ...

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  • YANGON - The Foreign Ministry of Myanmar summoned Pakistan's Ambassador to Yangon Dr Tariq on Friday. Sources said the envoy has been summoned to record a protest over Pakistan's critical highlighting of the Rohingya issue. Earlier this month, the Pakistan Foreign Ministry had summoned Myanmar's ...

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  • LAHORE -  Rallies and demonstrations expressing solidarity with the oppressed Rohingya Muslims were held all over the country on the appeal of Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq. Protestors demanded immediate expulsion of the Myanmar envoy from the country and snapping all ties with her. ...

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  • LAHORE -  Scholars at a sitting here on Friday said that abiding by the constitution and upholding its supremacy in all circumstance was the solution to all problems facing the country today. They opposed any formula or amendment to the constitution that could divest the country of its basic ...

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  • LAHORE -  A writ petition was filed in the Lahore High Court on Friday seeking directives for Interior ministry to put the names of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, law minister Rana Sana Ullah, and ex-IGP Mushtaq Sukhera on Exit Control List (ECL). Pakistan Awam-i-Tehreek filed the ...

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  • SAMBRIAL - A teen age girl was kidnapped in the absence of her family here in Sambrial on Friday. According to FIR lodged with Sambrial Police, accused Khalil Ahmed Chaand, resident of Muhallah Sultan Pura with the connivance of an unidentified accomplice, kidnapped a 17-year-old girl "M" (Identity ...

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  • LAHORE -  A writ petition on Friday was filed in the Supreme Court challenging Panama papers’ decision in which former PM Nawaz Sharif and his family members were disqualified. Amjad Farooq Bismill filed the petition through AK Dogar in Supreme Court Lahore registry, and made Nawaz ...

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  • KASUR -  Residents of Ward 33, Shah Inayat Colony are forced to drink contaminated water as water supply pipes have been wrecked and unchanged for the past five years. A survey report of The Nation reveals that water pipes in the locality are too old and broken from several spots. Water being ...

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  • LAHORE -  Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed the law enforcement agencies and the administration to ensure foolproof security at all sensitive places and religious sites during the holy month of Muharram. Presiding over a meeting on law and order here on Friday, the chief minister said ...

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  • MULTAN -  Religious parties and citizens marked Friday as protest day against genocide of Rohingya Muslims as clerics adopted condemnation resolutions in Juma sermons while the activists of different organisations staged a number of demonstrations. The workers of Jamaat-e-Islami, JUI-F and ...

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  •   GUJRANWALA: A woman set herself on fire after a quarrel with her husband over some domestic issues here at Rahwali on Friday. According to police sources, Shanawar, 26, had a quarrel with her husband Azmat, which disheartened her. In sheer disappointment, she set self on fire after ...

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  • MIRPUR (AJK) -  AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has warmly welcomed the address of Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at the 72nd annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) at New York. He declared it as the genuine narrative and aspirations of the people of Jammu ...

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