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  • TFederal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Fawad Chaudhry has said only 83 out of 13000 post offices across the country have been digitalized so far “which reflect we are lagging behind in this era of digitalization”. Speaking during a function arranged here by Pakistan Post to ...

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  • TPrime Minister (PM), Imran Khan has called a meeting of the federal cabinet on Thursday to review the economic, political and security situation of the country. According to details, the cabinet members will be taken into confidence on the new program of International Monetary Fund (IMF) and ...

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  • TThe Western and Eastern routes of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor will be completed by next year, said the Project Director of CPEC, Ministry of Planning, Hassan Daud Butt. He, in an interview with the state-run wire service, told that in the first phase, under CPEC, projects of energy and ...

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  • TFederal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Ali Zaidi has taken action on the allotment of Port Qasim land and sought all records of the lands sold in the past. The sources privy to the matter informed a private television channel that the Port Qasim Authority allotted hundreds of acres of the valued ...

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  • TDefending Champion, Pakistan Air Force won the Inter-Services Golf Championship at PAF Golf Club, Peshawar.   Senior Technician Taimoor Khan helped the PAF team in retaining the title by playing superb game and scoring a distinctive gross total of 277 in a four day championship (70, 70, ...

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  • TPunjab Chief Minister, Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that menace of corruption has weakened the roots of the country. In a statement, he said that Pakistan has lagged behind in economic progress due to corruption. He said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has adopted a zero tolerance policy against ...

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  • TThe opposition on Wednesday announced it won’t nominate members to standing committees if it was ‘robbed of its right’ to head the Public Accounts Committee. A meeting to this effect took place between Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader, Khursheed Shah and Leader of the ...

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  • TPakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) supreme leader Nawaz Sharif has on Wednesday responded to controversial remarks of Rana Mashhood that a deal has been struck with establishment. As per details garnered, media questioned PML-N supremo during his appearance in the accountability court in ...

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  • TPakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) has distanced itself from Rana Mashhood statement claiming that deal has been struck with establishment. As per details garnered, the party’s spokesperson termed Rana Mashhood’s controversial statement his personal views. Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan ...

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  • TTeachers will no longer be able to use mobile phones in Multan schools. The District Education Authority issued a notification on Tuesday. The authority took the step after parents complained. Chief Executive Officer Mukhtar Hussain said that parents said that teachers were not focusing on teaching ...

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  • TThe federal government has appointed bureaucrat Dr Farooq Jamil to serve as the secretary of health in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the order. Dr Farooq has served in the KP health department for five years. He is currently posted as Additional Commissioner Azad ...

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  • TAn Asian Development Bank (ADB) delegation, headed by Ko Sakamovo, Transport Specialist, visited Ministry of Railways on Tuesday. According to an official statement, ADB showed interest in up gradation of Pakistan Railways. It is providing technical assistance to PR through Pakistan Railways ...

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  • TTo facilitate the passengers, Pakistan Railways is all set to launch a non-stop train from October 1 on the route of Lahore to Faisalabad. The train will comprise eight coaches out of which five will be economy class, one each of business, AC parlor and AC standard, an official in the ...

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  • TState Minister for Interior, Shehryar Khan Afridi on Friday informed the National Assembly that new special unit in Nadra will be constituted to address the issue of blocked Computerized National Identity Cards (CNIC) on emergency basis. The minister said this while responding to blocked ...

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  • TBatting legend Javed Miandad Tuesday held the below-par domestic cricket system responsible for Pakistan team’s declining performance in international cricket. In the on-going Asia Cup, Pakistan lost both games to India, but if they beat Bangladesh on Wednesday in the virtual ...

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  • TMinister for Human Rights, Shireen Mazari on Tuesday informed the National Assembly that the government had started process to collect the data of refugees, un-registered refugees and illegal immigrants. The minister stated this while responding to a Calling Attention Notice regarding proposal to ...

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  • TNobel laureate Malala Yousufzai said Tuesday that the youth will not accept a world where decisions of their future are made in rooms in which they cannot enter. The noble laureate is attending the United Nations Youth 2030 conference being held at the New York. It may be noted that in October ...

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  • TGovernor Punjab, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that respecting public wishes and provision of basic facilities is among PTI government's top priorities and basic manifesto. He was talking during separate meeting of Punjab Finance Minister, Makhdoom Hashim Jawan Bakht and Labour Minister, Ansar ...

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  • TChief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that new dimensions would be given to cooperate with China in the Punjab province. He expressed these views while talking to the Chinese Ambassador Mr Yao Jing at Punjab House, Islamabad. He said that China has assured of its every possible cooperation to ...

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  • TFormer prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Sunday said that the relations between Pakistan and India should be based on equality. The former prime minister condemned the strategies of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, regarding resumption of talks between two neighbouring countries to ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan Sunday took notice of mysterious fire incident at LDA plaza in which seven people were killed while valuable real estate records were burnt to ashes. As per details garnered, the prime minister presided over huddle of Punjab Cabinet here in provincial capital today. PM has ...

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  • TA police constable on Sunday succumbed to injuries sustained in a collision with vehicle owned by former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf. As per details garnered, Ashraf wasn’t sitting in the vehicle at time when the hapless incident occurred. Police arrested the driver whereas a case has ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Sunday said the country would need almost $9.25 in debt repayments during the current fiscal which would be a challenge. The amount needed to pay foreign debts and interest is almost equal to the forex reserves held by the central ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan’s former teammates and rivals have congratulated him, as his party has won the highest number of seats in the general elections on July 25. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said on Friday that Khan’s Pakistan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Sunday said appreciation in the value of the dollar should be stopped through intervention in the market as it is damaging the economy and majority of the population. The government and the State Bank should stop ...

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  • TForeign Office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal said on Thursday that Pakistan has submitted its rejoinder with the International Court of Justice in response to the Indian statement on the Kulbhushan Jadhav case. He said that the response carries details as to what Jadhav was doing in Pakistan. ...

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  • TKARACHI - Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has expressed anger over heaps of garbage in Karachi and ordered that the metropolis be cleaned within a week. A three-member bench of Supreme Court’s Karachi Registry, headed by the CJP, was hearing a case on the report of Sindh’s ...

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  • TKARACHI - Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has expressed anger over heaps of garbage in Karachi and ordered that the metropolis be cleaned within a week. A three-member bench of Supreme Court’s Karachi Registry, headed by the CJP, was hearing a case on the report of Sindh’s ...

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  • TRide-hailing service Careem has announced an increase in their fares following multiple fuel price hikes. The decision was made public in a press release which said that the price hike has a direct and indirect impact on the Captain’s cost of doing business.

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  • TMIRAN SHAH - Construction work of Kurram-Tangi Dam, having a capacity of 83.4MW, is in full swing in North Waziristan Agency (NWA). “The dam will be completed at a cost of about Rs 30 billion in five years,” sources of FATA Secretariat said. The dam will also irrigate three hundred and ...

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