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  • TNAWABSHAH - The Excised police foiled a bid to smuggle 44 kilogram heroin worth over a billion rupees to Karachi and arrested an accused on Sunday. Addressing a press conference in his office, Excise and Taxation Officer (ETO) Abdul Waheed Thaheem told that the Excise Police stopped a suspected ...

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  • TJHANG: The gunny-bag-packed dead body of a missing Intermediate student was recovered here, police said. After being spotted by passersby, the police took into custody a gunny bag from Satellite Town. Upon search, strangled body of Abu Baqar, a student of Intermediate 1st year who had gone missing ...

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  • TTwo people were injured when an over speeding oil tanker overturned here on Sunday, spilling thousands of litres of oil.  Rescue sources said that a Sheikhupura-bound oil tanker coming from Karachi with over 40,000 litre diesel turned turtle due to reckless driving in the ...

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  • TBalochistan Chief Minister (CM) Mir Jam Kamal Khan has said that the provincial government was making all out efforts to provide basic life amenities to the masses, including the latest education and technical skills to the youth of province.   He expressed these views while ...

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  • TThe Lahore Development Authority (LDA) and Urban Unit have formed 16 joint teams for the preparation of a new Lahore Master Plan and coordinated Commercialization Policy to control illegal constructions in the areas under LDA control.   Spokesman of LDA said on Sunday that a new survey ...

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  • TThree security personnel were martyred and four others were injured in a landmine explosion on Sunday, Levies source said. According to details, the landmine planted by roadside in Margit area of Quetta exploded when a vehicle of security forces was passing by the scene. The vehicle was adversely ...

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  • TKhyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister (CM) Mehmood Khan has said that a high-level Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has been constituted to investigate the killing of the martyred police officer Tahir Khan Dawar.  Talking to media in Peshawar on Sunday, Mehmood ...

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  • TCountries like Pakistan and those from Africa are learning from China's experience in poverty alleviation, and China's model has the advantages that no developed country could achieve, an official said here.   The remarks were made by Qu Tianjun, an official from the ...

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  • TKARACHI - Responding to Murtaza Wahab’s criticism of English language command, Sindh Governor Imran Ismail has thrown a challenge to the former. “Mind your own business,” the governor said while referring to Murtaza Wahab. “If Murtaza Wahab desires an English language ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan People’s Party leader Dr Asim Hussain was allowed to travel abroad on medical grounds by an accountability court in Karachi. According to the details, Dr Asim and other suspects appeared before the court in a reference pertaining to Rs17 billion corruption in allotment of ...

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  • TBAHAWALNAGAR - Eight persons were injured critically when a passenger bus overturned while saving a tractor-trolley here, police said. A Faisalabad-bound passenger bus coming from Marrot area overturned while trying to save a tractor-trolley suddenly appeared on e main road from link road in ...

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  • TUnidentified armed men gunned down former Quetta Crime Branch Deputy Inspector General (DIG) here in the provincial capital on late Saturday evening. Police said that unknown gunmen sprayed bullets at former Crime Branch DIG Naeem Kakar near Pishin Stop in Quetta. The ex-official was killed on the ...

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  • TBalochistan Chief Minister (CM) Jam Kamal Khan has said that the provincial government will extend full cooperation with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) to improve higher education in the province. The Balochistan CM gave the assurance to HEC Chairman Dr Tariq Banuri, who called on him in ...

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  • TLeader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif met his brother, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, and members of his family on Saturday at the office of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The former prime minister was accompanied by his daughter, Maryam Safdar, and ...

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  • TChief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that the role of Sindh Rangers and other law enforcing agencies (LEAs) for improved security environment is laudable. According to a press release, issued here by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Saturday, Army Chief General ...

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  • TSAARC Chamber Senior Vice President Iftikhar Ali Malik has expressed the hope that the Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan’s visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE) will not only help Pakistan to boost its export but also explore new trade potential. Iftikhar Ali Malik, in a statement, said that at ...

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  • TThe government has decided to send cases of financial misuse by the previous Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Addressing a press conference, Advisor to Prime Minister Shehzad Akbar and Special Assistant to PM Iftikhar Durrani shared ...

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  • TTwo labourers were electrocuted to death, while another was scorched as they tried to fix an electric pole here on Saturday. According to details, three private labourers were engaged in fixing poles for 11000 KV power line in Behlola Art Korona area of Charsadda when suddenly power supply ran in ...

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  • TSindh High Court (SHC) Chief Justice Ahmed Ali Shaikh on Saturday sought a report from education secretary and officials concerned of Dadu pertaining to the lack of fundamental facilities in the girls school in Dadu. The SHC chief justice had taken notice of media reports regarding dilapidated ...

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  • TFederal Minister for Finance Asad Umar has urged the Economic Advisory Council’s (EAC) Sub-Groups to expedite recommendations. The finance minister was chairing a meeting on (EAC’s Sub-Groups on “National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS)” and “Fiscal Sector” ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Maj General Asif Ghafoor has appreciated Pakistani media for its role in comprehensive national response to the challenges being confronted by Pakistan. The ISPR DG stated this while talking to the participants of Naval Staff ...

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  • TThe Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has approved compensation for martyred Superintendent Police (SP) Tahir Khan Dawar's heirs, provincial information minister announced on Friday. SP Dawar, who went missing from Islamabad on October 26, was found dead in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province ...

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  • TPakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah provided his analysis of a statement by Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan regarding leaders taking U-turns. In a meeting with senior journalists, PM Imran Khan said that a leader who does not know how to take U-turns according to the ...

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  • TA government hospital has carried out a successful surgery of a cancer patient without general anaesthesia for the first time, showing the positive changes towards treatment facilities and technologies in Pakistan. According to media reports, a team of neurosurgeons headed by Professor ...

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  • TFormer finance minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar has said on Friday that deposits in his bank’s account are the property of welfare institutions like Hajvairi Trust and Hajvairi foundation. Ishaq Dar in a statement issued from London said that thousands of people are receiving food ...

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  • TPakistan People’s Party (PPP) Leader Senator Raza Rabbani, speaking on the floor of the Upper House on Friday, said that one-sided accountability would not work. “Are politicians the only corrupt people in society,” Rabbani asked as he reiterated his call for across the board the ...

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  • TA pilgrim died and at least 30 others sustained injuries as a passenger bus heading to Sehwan Sharif from Khairpur overturned at Dadu-Moro road on Friday. According to rescue sources, the bus carrying pilgrims to shrine city of Sehwan Sharif from Khairpur overturned at Dadu-Moro road ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - BMB Trade Group was one of the largest business groups in Uzbekistan and it was now looking for partners in Pakistan as it considered Pakistan an attractive market for business and investment activities. This was observed by Furqat A. Sidikov, Ambassador of Uzbekistan, while addressing ...

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  • TBEIJING - The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has expressed willingness to invest $1 billion for the development of various projects in Pakistan, Laurel Ostfield, Head of Communications and Development at AIIB, told media delegation. While speaking to journalists of South Asian and ...

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  • TIn a rather rare occurrence, the Islamabad deputy commissioner consumed polio prevention drops in order to convince a reluctant citizen to administer the vaccine to his children. The incident happened when a resident in the federal capital refused to cooperate with the campaigners during the ...

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