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  • TA large-scale anti-terrorism military exercise of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), codenamed “Peace Mission”, will be held in Russia next month, with all SCO member states planning to take part in it. It is noteworthy that India and Pakistan, who newly joined the ...

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  • TDr Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan's permanent representative to the United Nations (UN) has told a United Nations forum that lack of success in mobilizing necessary resources globally had adversely affected progress in implementing some of the key Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the UN development ...

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  • TElection Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Friday has started installation of Close Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras in all most sensitive polling stations of Hazara division to conduct the 2018 general elections in peaceful manners. According to the ECP sources,647 polling stations of Hazara region ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Station Commander Navy Lahore  Dr SM Shahzad met Inspector General of Police (IGP) Punjab Dr Syed Kaleem Imam at Central Police Office, Thursday.  The security situation and other issues came under  discussion during the meeting and consensus over enhancing ...

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  • Tislamabad - Commonwealth Observer Group Thursday urged the Pakistani citizens, particularly women and youth to participate in general elections and urged all the stakeholders to play their part in ensuring peaceful and credible elections.  In a statement, head of the Group and former Head ...

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  • Trawalpindi - The District Monitoring Officer (DMO) Rawalpindi, Dr Umer Jahangir issued show-cause notices to 50 candidates on violation of election Code of Conduct (CoC) during election campaign, said Additional Deputy Commissioner General Sara Hayat.  She informed that all possible steps ...

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  • Tislamabad - The International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) will send 15 of its employees for performing Umrah. A lucky draw for choosing Umrah performers presided by President IIUI, Prof Dr Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh,  was organized by University Staff Welfare Association (USWA) on ...

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  • Tislamabad - The district health Authority has called upon the people to ensure proper oral, internal and external hygiene to keep diseases away during the current monsoon season. District Health Officer Dr Tariq told APP that more rains are likely in next few days as per predictions of the ...

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  • Tislamabad - The National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) is all set to hold a contest of popular “patriotic national songs” marking the forthcoming Independence Day celebrations. Interested individuals having a good command in singing can apply through email: ...

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  • Trawalpindi - Pakistan Railways (PRs) Rawalpindi Division has earned over 10 million rupees from eight special summer vacation trains. Divisional Commercial Officer (DCO) Rawalpindi Division, Raza Ali Habib talking to APP informed that the special summer vacation train was launched on June 18, ...

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  • Trawalpindi - Taxila Police have busted a gang of motorcycle lifters and arrested its two members besides recovering five stolen motorcycles worth Rs 350,000, weapons and other items. According to a police spokesman, on the directive of City Police Officer (CPO) Abbas Ahsan, a police team under ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Foreign Office on Thursday responding to reports of opening of ‘Free Balochistan Office’ in New Delhi said that Indian interference in Pakistan was an established fact and indicated its hegemonic designs. “India needs to act as a responsible member of the ...

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  • TCHINIOT/SARGODHA - Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Thursday claimed that the people of Punjab wanted a third option as both the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) were engaged in personal fights. There was void in the province ...

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  • TPakistan People’s Party (PPP) Punjab Chapter President Qamar Zaman Kaira on Thursday said that after winning the elections, PPP will purify the politics from dictators. In a statement, Kaira said that once again, echoes of the slogans of Bhutto can be heard all over Punjab. With a completely ...

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  • TPakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday claimed that the people of Punjab are looking for a third option as both Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) were engaged in personal fights. “There is a void in Punjab, which would ...

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  • TThe National Highway Authority (NHA) and Motorway Police (MP) ready to serve gigantic China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) routes and Karachi-Lahore Motorway with additional modern equipment, facilities and workforce as it would face proliferating responsibilities after the completion of CPEC ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Water inflow in all major rivers jumped to 416,900 cusecs owing to the current monsoon spell. According to the Indus River System Authority (IRSA) water inflow in river Indus at Tarbela surged to 227,300 cusecs against the outflow of 140,000 cusecs. Similarly, water inflow in River ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Caretaker Minister for Commerce, Mian Misbahur Rehman Wednesday said the government was taking steps to promote fruit and vegetable farming to enhance country's export in this sector. "Pakistan is naturally gifted with a diversity of land and weather where a huge variety of ...

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  • TIslamabad-More than 70 young students, 43 percent women, from across Pakistan have been selected for the Erasmus+ programme, under which young students from outside Europe have the unique opportunity to pursue a master’s degree at various universities across the continent. This is the ...

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  • TIslamabad-National History and Literary Heritage (NH&LH) Division has completed the process of compilation of the first-ever Directory of Calligraphers with introduction and achievements of calligraphers from across the country, as a part of its effort to revive the ancient glorious Islamic ...

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  • TOpposition leader in Senate Senator Sherry Rehman on Wednesday said that Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) would work towards removing hunger and providing basic amenities of life to people after coming into power. “PPP worked hard for the development of Sindh and the people would vote for ...

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  • TInformation, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Minister Syed Ali Zafar on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting to finalise arrangements for dissemination of information and projection of general election 2018. The meeting was attended by Interior Secretary Yousuf Naseem ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: The caretaker federal cabinet Wednesday decided to contribute a portion of its salary in the fund meant for construction of Diamer Basha and Mohmand dams. The cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulk here at the PM Office, gave its seal of approval to the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: Eminent Pakistani scientist and scholar, Prof. Dr Saeed A Durrani passed away in the UK onMonday at the age of 88. Dr Durrani completed his M.Sc from Govt. College Lahore in 1953 then went abroad for PhD. He returned to Pakistan and served in PAEC as Director. He was contemporary of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: The 91st birth anniversary of legendary singer Mehdi Hassan was observed on Wednesday, July 18. He was born on July 18 in Luna village of Jhunjhunu district in Rajasthan (India) in 1927. The legendary Ghazal singer landed his first musical performance on Radio Pakistan in 1957. Mehdi had ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: Caertaker Foreign Minister Abdullah Hussain Haroon on Wednesday said Pakistan was confronting numerous challenges at the foreign policy front, however, emphasized that economic security should be a new consideration. Addressing a 'National Conference on Pakistan’s Foreign Policy: ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: Pakistan has expressed disappointment over rejection by India of the UN report on gross human rights violations in the Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK) and said it welcomes the visit of the Commission of Inquiry to Azad Jammu Kashmir and IoK. Spokesman of the Foreign Office Dr Mohammad ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Speakers at a roundtable conference Tuesday highlighted the importance of promoting and developing country's own Small Sector Enterprises (SMEs) sector to tap the potential of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) for sustainable progress and development. The roundtable conference on ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - PML-N leader Arbab Khizar Hayat Tuesday complained of receiving threatening calls and asking him to cut down his electioneering. In a press statement issued here, he said the caller spoke in Urdu and he switched off his phone after giving the message. Arbab said he tried several times to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) showcased “Panja Shikanja” a satire play in the form of a high value contemporary theatre as part of its commitment to theatrical entertainment in Islamabad. The play was written and directed by Director General PNCA who is also ...

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