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  • T   NEW DELHI : China’s envoy to India Luo Zhaohui informally pitched a summit among Pakistan, India and China on the sidelines of a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to improve regional relations. “Some Indian friends suggested that Pakistan, India and China ...

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  • TFAISALABAD: Former Punjab law minister Rana Sanaullah has claimed that ideological workers of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) have left the party. Talking to media here, Rana Sanaullah said that actor Hamza Ali Abbasi is intensifying the issue of Reham Khan's book. He opined that ouster a party ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The shoe manufacturing industry is one of the ancient and major industries of Pakistan which produces high quality finished products and has a great potential to grow. Pakistan exports footwear to more than 60 countries in five continents of the world. Pakistan’s exports of ...

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  • TQUETTA: In Balochistan, steps are being taken to utilise more and more solar energy to meet consumers’ demand in the province. A spokesman of Provincial Energy Department told state-run Radio Pakistan that solar energy plants would be installed in Bosthan and District Pishin with cooperation ...

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  • TRAWALPINDI: Three Pakistan army soldiers on Friday embraced shahadat (martyrdom) in exchange of fire with terrorists from across Pak-Afghan border, five terrorists were also killed during their abortive attempts. “Terrorists from across the Pak-Afghan border attempted multiple ...

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  • TChairman Kashmir Council Europe (KC-EU) Mr Ali Raza Syed has condemned assassination of renowned Kashmiri Journalist Syed Shujaat Bukhari in Srinagar, the capital of Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) on Thursday. The unknown gunmen shot dead the editor-in-chief of Jammu and Kashmir based newspaper ...

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  • TLahore:  Secretary General of Jamaat e Islami, Liaqat Baloch, has welcomed Army Chief Gen Bajwa’s meetings with the Afghan president, Chief Executive and the US Commander in Afghanistan and has termed the limited cease fire between Afghan army and Taliban a positive ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The minimum amount of ‘Sadqa-e-Fitr’ has been fixed at Rs100 per head this year, Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Mufti Muneeb ur Rehman has said. He said that according to the market price of 2.25 kilograms of flour, the amount for Fitrana is calculated as Rs 100 per ...

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  • TPARIS: Professional visitors and buyers from over sixty countries have shown keen interest in the high-end defence and security products of Pakistan exhibited at the defence exhibition "Eurosatory" in Paris. Pakistan has exhibited its defence and security products at a thematic and tastefully ...

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  • TPrime Minister Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulk has chaired a meeting of the caretaker Federal Cabinet at Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday. In order to ensure free, fair and transparent elections in the country, the Federal Cabinet, in consultation with the Election Commission of Pakistan ...

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  • TThe Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Saqib Nisar on Wednesday formed a committee to probe the defects in the construction of newly-built Islamabad International airport. A three-member bench headed by the CJP conducted hearing over the suo motu notice. Top officials including Chief ...

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  • TSamsung Pakistan, one of the country’s leading consumer electronics brand, today announced the launch of the world’s first Wind-Free TM Air Conditioner. By utilizing Samsung’s exclusive Wind-Free TM cooling technology in its innovative design, the new line up of air conditioners ...

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  • TPrime Minister Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulk on Wednesday directed that especial attention should be paid and maximum facilitation should be extended to the aged pilgrims and to those with special needs during the upcoming Hajj. The Prime Minister stated during a briefing about the working of ...

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  • TKARACHI - The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will remain closed from June 15 to June 18 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday) on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. This was stated in a statement.  

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  • TISLAMABAD  - Overseas Pakistani workers remitted $18028.24 million in the first eleven months (July to May) of FY18, showing a growth of 2.95pc compared with $17511.12 million received during the same period in the preceding year. During May 2018, the inflow of workers’ remittances ...

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  • TElection Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday stated that over 12000 nomination papers were filed by candidates with electoral body as deadline expired Monday. As per details garnered, ECP has forwarded data of all candidates to departments concerned including Federal Board of ...

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  • TPakistan People's Party (PPP) has nominated former Sindh Assembly deputy speaker, Shehla Raza to contest against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on NA 243, Karachi’s constituency, in 2018 general elections. PPP has announced its candidates for 160 national and provincial ...

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  • TAfter the Supreme Court’s green-light to enter the electoral battle, former military ruler Pervez Musharraf on Monday submitted nomination papers to contest the polls from NA-1 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Chitral. The All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) chief submitted the papers to the ...

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  • TKARACHI:- Sindh caretaker Chief Minister Fazl-ur-Rehman has allocated portfolios to newly elected seven members of his cabinet. According to a notification, Khair Muhammad Junejo has been allocated the ministries of agriculture, supply and price department, cooperative department, forests, ...

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  • TKARACHI:- Robert Fitzhenry, head of New York Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Communicable Disease, has asked Prof Dr Kamran Azim, Dean of Faculty of Life Sciences at the Mohammad Ali Jinnah University in Karachi, to provide a copy of his research report on Matagenomic ...

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  • TKARACHI - An accountability court in the city on Saturday granted permission to Dr Asim Hussain to travel abroad for medical treatment. During the hearing of a case pertaining to corruption of Rs463 billion, the judge issued permit to the accused to travel abroad anytime between June 10 to June 12. ...

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  • TFEROZWALA - An activist of the PML-N was killed when Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers clashed on Saturday. As per details, the deceased, identified as Wasim, belonged to PML-N. The deceased PML-N activist was raising slogans in favour of former member ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf is fielding the first female candidate from PK-10 Lower Dir. In the updated candidate list issued last night, Hamida Shahid’s name was mentioned for the PK-10 constituency, replacing Nawab Ali Khan. Women were not even allowed to vote in the last ...

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  • TEmbassy of Islamic Republic of Iran in Pakistan held a special ceremony to mark the Al-Quds day to express solidarity with the oppressed people of Palestine. Governor of Punjab, Muhammad Rafique Rajwana was the chief guest on the occasion. Founder of Islamic Revolution, late Imam Khomeini initiated ...

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  • TThe army fully supports investigation into the alleged abduction of TV host and columnist Gul Bukhari in Lahore, the military's media wing said in a statement. Unidentified men abducted Gul Bukhari from cantonment area in Lahore on June 5 when she was on her way to appear in a TV show. She returned ...

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  • TLAHORE: Time Dimensions Middle East & Africa (TDMEA) a leading UAE-based technology firm with exclusive regional rights to South Korean robotic education brand, RoboTami signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding with Association for Academic Quality (AFAQ) and Institute of Policy ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: Acting ambassador of People’s Republic of China, Zhao Lijan called on the Minister for Finance Dr Shamshad Akhtar here on Friday. The ambassador felicitated the minister on accepting the new and rather challenging assignment. He hoped that the economy of the country will also be ...

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  • TPakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former interior minister, Ahsan Iqbal says Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan will suffer defeat in Punjab despite what he said the appointment of “friendly umpire” to surprise coming general elections in the province. Iqbal ...

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  • TPakistan Meteorological Department has predicted relief for the people of Pakistan with the likelihood of monsoon season to kick off from the last week of June. After facing extremely hot and dry temperatures for weeks, the monsoon rains are likely to put an end to the sweltering summer in ...

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  • THolidays for Eid-ul-Fitr in Pakistan will be observed from June 15 to June 18, the interior ministry said in a notification. Last year, the government had announced only three holidays for Eid-ul-Fitr. The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), on Wednesday, had said that there are ...

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