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  • TThe Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI) has called upon the government to focus on drastic tax reforms in the forthcoming budget to improve tax revenue as the prevailing taxation system have failed to enhance taxes up to the real potential of the country. Ahmed Hassan Moughal ...

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  • TChief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Asif Saeed Khan Khosa on Friday hinted at reviewing the rules for grant of pre-arrest bail in criminal cases. While hearing a case related to bail before arrest, the chief justice said the criminal law doesn’t allow pre-arrest bail. “There is a need to ...

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  • TThe International Monetary (IMF) spokesperson Gerry Rice briefed media persons online on the bailout package that has been granted to Pakistan and said the deal will stabilize the country economically. Gerry Rice told that package of $6 billion has been finalized with Islamabad, and the staff-level ...

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  • TPakistan and the United States on Friday vowed to restructure bilateral ties and focus more on promoting private sector and investment relationship. The development came into being in a meeting of US Ambassador Chargé d'Affaires, Paul W. Jones with Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, ...

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  • TChief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited Command and Staff College in Quetta. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the COAS addressed the student officers and faculty of Staff Course. He said that Pakistan successfully withstood ...

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  • TPunjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Thursday expressed gratitude to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for supplying oil to Pakistan on deferred payments. The oil facility promised to the Government of Pakistan in October last year for supply of crude oil and allied products on deferred payments ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan says government is working on a new petroleum policy offering incentives to foreign exploration and production companies and removing impediments in way of smooth and profitable business ventures. He was talking to a delegation led by Chief Executive Officer Kuwait ...

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  • TAdviser to Sindh’s Chief Minister for Information, Murtaza Wahab, on Wednesday said that Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has not received any call-up notice from the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Murtaza Wahab said that neither Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has received any notice from NAB nor it is ...

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  • TSeveral state institutions of Pakistan have accumulated debt of Rs294 billion within nine months of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, taking the total debt over Rs1,593 billion. According to a breakup provided by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the Pakistan International Airlines ...

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  • TThe newly appointed general secretary of PML-N Ahsan Iqbal said if government tried to breach the constitution or made parliament non effective then joint opposition would stage a protest. The PML-N leader expressed that country is on the brink of a disaster because some unskilled persons are ...

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  • TChief Minister of Punjab (CM) Usman Buzdar has blamed previous governments for the bad condition of the economy. In a statement, CM Buzdar said that projects for personal exhibition were installed by taking hefty loans which weakened the economy. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is leading the ...

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  • TAs many as 93 deported Pakistani from the United States (US) have arrived at Islamabad International Airport here on Wednesday, ARY News reported. The deportees were shifted to Pakistan via a special chartered plane by the US authorities. The Us had taken the ...

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  • TSpeaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that serving the needy and destitute is the collective responsibly of all stakeholders. He said that the incumbent government is especially focusing on the most vulnerable part of population i.e. persons with disabilities, street children, widows and ...

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  • TForeign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi rejected on Tuesday reports that the United States (US) has imposed visa restrictions against Pakistan.“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs took up the issue with Washington. The US embassy  in Pakistan issued a clarification saying false news reports ...

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  • TPakistan and United Arab Emirates (UAE) have agreed to promote bilateral ties and emphasized the need to further promote economic and trade relations between the two countries. “There were many companies in UAE which were keen to invest in Gwadar and they recently visited Pakistan for the ...

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  • TThough Prime Minister Imran Khan has reportedly rejected the draft of a staff-level agreement, there are hundred percent chances of progress in talks between government and the IMF for an acceptable bailout package. The government and the global lender were said to have made "good progress" in ...

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  • TIn yet another major development regarding the ongoing investigation into Data Darbar suicide blast, another facilitator namely Zeeshan aka Shani has been detained by the police. However, the suspected accomplice, who is a resident of Gujranwala and runs a grocery store, has claimed that he went to ...

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  • TUN-linked aid groups have suspended activities in parts of violence-plagued northwest Syria, where stepped up bombardment by the regime and Russia is jeopardising the safety of humanitarian workers. "As of 8 May, at least 16 humanitarian partners have suspended their operations in areas impacted by ...

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  • TAs many as 121 more suspected cases of HIV were detected within the last two days, raising the total number of infected persons to 337 in 13 days, after screening of 7,534 people at camps established in hospitals in Larkana and Ratodero. Meanwhile, Sindh Healthcare Commission has formed several ...

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  • TA delegation of Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) called on Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday. The MQM-P delegation led by its convener Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui met Shah Mehmood Qureshi at Foreign Minister’s Chamber of Parliament House today. The high-ups exchanged ...

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  • TPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Thursday has challenged Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz’s appointment as party vice president in Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). According to details, PTI adopted the stance that Maryam Nawaz is ineligible to hold any political ...

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  • TExpressing displeasure over non-implementation of its orders, the Supreme Court on Thursday once again directed the authorities concerned to restore the Karachi Circular Railway within a month. The direction came during the hearing of a case pertaining to encroachments in the metropolis. Justice ...

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  • TPakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Thursday has demanded immediate termination of Sindh Governor Imran Ismail. During the Senate session, PPP’s Raza Rabbani expressed anger over the governor and said that how he can even think of dividing Sindh. Imran ...

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  • TPakistan Railways has started as many as 11 passengers and four freight trains during the last nine months to facilitate the passengers and earn more revenue for the department. The previous government had only initiated seven trains during the last five years from 2013-18, an official in the ...

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  • TMinister for Railways, Sheikh Rashid Saturday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan would inaugurate Mother and Child Hospital project on May 10. While Addressing at central Diesel Loko motto Workshop, he said that recently the hospital had 14 operation theaters which would be enhanced to 17. He said ...

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  • TBritain’s two main parties suffered a drubbing Friday in English local elections as voters vented their frustration with the prolonged Brexit deadlock. Prime Minister Theresa May’s governing Conservatives lost control of several local authorities and hundreds of seats but the main ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan’s special assistant on information Firdous Ashiq Awan on Thursday said PTI government did not give NRO to anyone. She said PML-N leaders are in self imposed exile. The minister expressed that Shehbaz Sharif had left for London for medical treatment, however, he had ...

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  • TA three member bench headed by Mr. Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa will hear Civil Review Petition No.279/2019 (Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Vs. The State thr, Chairman National Accountability Bureau, Islamabad & others) on 03.05.2019 (Friday).  For proper Court decorum and smooth functioning ...

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  • TThe proposed South Asia Vision 2030 of SAARC Chamber is poised to usher an era of prosperity, progress, development and welfare of the people in the region which mainly aimed at accelerating the pace of economic activities in all state member countries. Leader of Pakistan delegation, SAARC Chamber ...

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  • TChief of Naval Staff (CNS), Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi’s visit to Nigeria entered into its conclusion phase as he spent a busy day in Lagos city, a press release of Pakistan Navy said on Wednesday.  The Naval Chief paid an official visit to Nigeria in order to further augment and ...

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