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  • TAzad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) President, Sardar Masood Khan met Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit Baltistan Ali Amin Khan Gandapur in Islamabad and discussed with him current situation in Indian Held Kashmir. They exchanged views on the grave human rights situation in Indian Held Kashmir, ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan People's Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto on Thursday termed PTI as 'Pakistan Tehreek-e-Intiqam' for what he accused the rival party of indulging in 'revenge politics.' Speaking to media here, Bilawal said the way opposition leader was arrested created more doubts about intentions ...

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  • TQUETTA - JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman on Thursday said that considering the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) a challenge, the United States has created political crisis in Pakistan. "US considers the CPEC a peril for her," he said while addressing a party convention in Quetta. He said ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Railways is all set to utilize its 10913 acres barren land across the country by executing various projects under public-private partnership to earn more revenue for the department. “The department owns 1,67,690 acres land all over the country, out of which 90326 in ...

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  • TKARACHI - In order to create awareness amongst the general public about stock investments, Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) conducted an awareness session at Gilgit, Gilgit-Baltistan. Dr Muhammad Iqbal, Minister for Works, Government of GB, was the chief guest at the occasion. The event was ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Notorious alleged land-grabber Mansha Bomb has on Monday been arrested from Supreme Court’s courtyard after he appeared before Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar earlier this morning. As per details acquired, officials of Islamabad’s Secretariat Police ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The accountability court on Monday ordered to auction three more plots of former finance minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Ishaq Dar. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) today submitted a report pertaining to the plots belonging to Ishaq Dar, his ...

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  • TKARACHI - Prolonged loadshedding continued on Sunday in different parts of the city during by-election due to which people going to cast their vote are facing difficulties. Citizens demanded that facilities should be provided on at least on the day of election, so that the voting process could ...

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  • TMANDI BAHAUDDIN: A robber was killed while a police constable got injured in a shootout here on Sunday. The police chased a gang of robbers in the suburbs of Mandi Bahauddin where shootout took place. Resultantly a police constable got injured in firing of robbers while a robber was killed in ...

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  • T GUJRAT: Speaker Punjab Assembly Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi on Sunday declared that those claiming to obstruct procedure of the assembly are already stuck in the God’s noose. After casting his ballot in by-polls here on Sunday, he vehemently said that the government would complete its term, ...

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  • TGUJRANWALA: The Gujranwala police arrested a man who killed and dismembered his wife. He chopped up her body, put it in a sack and was on his way to dispose of it in a stream when he was caught. The incident took place in Gujranwala’s Jalil Town. Saddar Police SHO Qaiser Abbas confirmed the ...

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  • T ISLAMABAD : Pakistan was a major importer of palm oil to meet its domestic needs while Indonesia was the world’s largest producer of palm oil and its investors should set up joint ventures in Pakistan for production and processing of palm oil that would help in reducing import bill. This ...

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  • T KARACHI : President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Junaid Esmail Makda has expressed deep concern over the unnecessary hindrances being created by the Department of Plant Protection (DPP) in smooth clearance of consignments of various commodities including pulses. While ...

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  • T BEIJING : Pakistan will establish a pavilion at China International Import Expo to be held in Shanghai, to provide a chance to its manufacturers and producers to showcase their products in order to gain access to Chinese market. “The federal secretary commerce will soon be visiting Shanghai ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has welcomed the Federal Cabinet’s decision to revive the Engineering Development Board (EDB) as it would help in promoting Pakistan’s engineering industry and improving exports of engineering goods of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: A delegation of the office-bearers and members of the All Pakistan Marble Association met Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar here at FBR House and briefed him on the issues and problems facing the marble industry. The minister assured the delegation the government was aware of ...

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  • TDUSHANBE  -  Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called on the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states to step up their cooperation in security, including the fight against threats such as terrorism, drugs, and extremism. Li made the proposal while attending the 17th ...

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  • TISLAMABAD: A delegation of China Council for Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT), led by its vice president Wu Dengguo, visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry and showed interest in exploring opportunities of JVs and investment in Pakistan.  Speaking at the occasion, Wu ...

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  • TPresident Dr Arif Alvi has said that Pakistan greatly values the close and cordial fraternal relations with Azerbaijan and desires the further enhancement of bilateral relations in all fields. The president said this while talking to Azerbaijan Ambassador to Pakistan Ali Fikrat Oglu Alizada, who ...

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  • TIranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani blamed the US for obstructing the sale of Iranian gas to Pakistan and stifling a long-awaited pipeline project between the two neighbours. In a meeting with the Pakistan Senate Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwalla in Turkey’s Antalya, Larijani said that ...

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  • TAnother 17 patients have been diagnosed with dengue virus in Rawalpindi at Holy Family Hospital. The doctors said that the patients are being given proper medical treatment. It is to be mentioned here that an anti-dengue campaign was also launched in the area which bore no fruits. There is no ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Project Director China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Ministry of Planning, Hassan Daud Butt has said that the western and eastern routes of the corridor would be completed by next year. He told state-run media that in the first phase, under CPEC, projects of energy and ...

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  • TThe final round of negotiations between the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and the government will begin in Islamabad on Monday. According to sources, the FATF Asia-Pacific team will reach Pakistan on Sunday night. The delegation will meet officials of the ministries of finance, the financial ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry president Ahmed Hassan Moughal, Raffat Farid, senior vice president, and Iftikhar Anwar Sethi, vice president, have lauded the initiative of the Prime Minister of Pakistan for constituting a 22-member Council of Business Leaders (CBL) which ...

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  • TPolice on Saturday lodged case against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s (PML-N) Member of National Assembly (MNA) Waheed Alam Khan, member of provincial assembly (MPA) Mian Marghoob and 150 others over staging protest against the arrest of PML-N president and former Punjab chief minister (CM) ...

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  • TPrime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has said that the federal government is committed to the welfare of people of Balochistan and development and progress of the province. He was called on him by the Balochistan Governor Justice (r) Amanullah Khan Yasinzai and Chief Minister Jam Kamal in Quetta on ...

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  • TRevenue Minister Hamad Azhar has said that the government is taking measures to simplify the procedure for tax filers to achieve the target set for speedy progress in the country. “An Urdu version would be introduced to ensure ease for every citizen that wishes to come into the tax ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan and Italy on Wednesday agreed to further extend the timeline of the Pak-Italian debt for Development Swap Agreement (PIDSA), till June 30, 2020 through exchange of letter (EoL), for the successful implementation of all the PIDSA operations including cancellation of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Wednesday said that initially Pakistan Railways will fill as many as 2000 vacant posts of different cadres purely on merit. Talking to media persons after meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Railways, the minister said that around ...

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  • TKARACHI - Top managers of large firms say they intend to create more jobs in the next six months because Pakistan’s economy is looking up, says the State Bank of Pakistan’s business confidence survey. “Encouragingly, firms in our survey are planning to hire more employees in the ...

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