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  • TMinister for Railways Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad on Saturday has said that the government is committed to work with China on Karachi-Peshawar Main Line-1 (ML-1) project. He said this while talking to media here in Lahore today, steps are being taken to improve the status of Pakistan Railways and make ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan will leave on a one-day visit to UAE on Sunday. According to sources, the invitation to his visit was extended by Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan. Imran Khan will be accompanied by ministers of foreign, finance, energy, and ...

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  • TChief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday has visited the Headquarters Pakistan Rangers Sindh. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement, DG Rangers Sindh gave the detailed briefing about security situation of the province including law ...

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  • TSpecial Assistant to Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar on Saturday has said the previous government misused public funds and authority which caused irreparable loss to the national exchequer. Addressing a joint press conference with Special Assistant Iftikhar Durrani in Islamabad, he ...

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  • TThe preparations to celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) are in full swing across the country. Special programmes are being finalized to highlight the glaring aspects of the life of the holy Prophet Mohammad (PBUH). Mosques, government and private buildings, markets, shopping centres and roads are ...

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  • TSindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Saturday has said that land has been acquired to establish a forensic lab in Karachi. Talking to media here in Karachi, the CM said that investigation of the Quaidabad blast incident is underway, while another explosive device was found from the area ...

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  • TPunjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the Police department to uphold the respect of common man and ensure security across the province. Presiding over a meeting on law and order in Dera Ghazi Khan on Saturday, he said concrete measures should be taken to curb street crimes. The ...

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  • TFederal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has said that according to Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar 1500 billion rupees were transferred to Balochistan during last ten years from the federal exchequer. In a tweet on Saturday, he said this amount does not ...

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  • TA joint investigation team (JIT) formed by the Supreme Court to probe Federal Minister Azam Swati's misconduct and assets has completed its investigation, sources said on Saturday. According to sources, the JIT completed its probe and prepared a report which has been signed by all members of the ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court on Saturday ordered that Omni Group chairperson Anwar Majeed, his son Abdul Ghani Majeed and former Pakistan Stock Exchange chairman Hussain Lawai who are under arrest in connection to a money laundering case be shifted to Islamabad. A bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court on Saturday dissolved the Punjab Healthcare Commission’s (PHC) board of commissioners and directed that a new board to be formed within two weeks. A special bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the matter of PHC board appointments at the ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan will pay a two-day official visit to Malaysia from Tuesday. He would be accompanied by a high-level delegation. This would be the first state visit by any foreign leader since Dr Mahathir Mohamad assumed office in May this year and Prime Minister Imran Khan’s first ...

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  • TPunjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar says provision of standard and modern educational facilities to the students will be ensured across the province. In a message on the occasion of the International Day of Protection of Student Rights, he said that students are the future of the country. The ...

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  • TPakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Khawaja Asif on Saturday mocked Prime Minister Imran Khan’s statement where he said a leader who does not take “U-turns” according to the requirements of the situation is not a real leader. “Imran Khan will take a U-turn on his ...

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  • TRussian Ambassador to Pakistan Alexey Yurievich Dedov has called for establishing direct banking channels between Pakistan and Russia for promotion of trade between the two countries. He was talking to a delegation of Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Lahore. President of Lahore Chamber of ...

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  • TKhyber Pakhtunkhwa government is spending over two billion rupees on the promotion of tourism in Hazara division. A spokesman of Tourism Development Corporation told that the KP government has already completed several tourist spots in the area. Similarly, the government has also established ...

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  • TForeign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi met his UAE counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan to discuss bilateral cooperation and regional issues of mutual interest between the two countries. “Shah Mehmood Qureshi met UAE FM Shaikh Abdullah bin Zayad Alnahiyan. The two ...

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  • TFinance Minister Asad Umar has reaffirmed government's resolve to fully facilitate foreign investors for investment in the country.     Talking to a delegation of Pakistan Britain Business Council and Pakistan Scotland Business Council in Islamabad, he noted foreign investment is ...

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  • TThe Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) Faisalabad wing on Saturday arrested a man involved in telephone banking fraud in Jhang. Assistant Director Cyber Crime Wing Shoaib Haroon said, “We conducted an investigation after a complaint from an Abbottabad resident, Muhammad Sadeeq, that ...

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  • TAt least two people lost their lives while 10 others were injured as an explosion took place in Quaidabad area of Karachi, police reported on Friday. According to the police, the blast took place near a crowded area under the Quaidabad flyover. It was still not confirmed as to what caused the ...

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  • TThe Interior Ministry has been recommended by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to place the names of the sons of former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif, Hamza Shehbaz Sharif and Salman Shehbaz, on the Exit Control List (ECL). NAB, in its letter to the Interior Ministry, says that Hamza ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said a leader who doesn't take U-turns according to the situation is not a true leader. He expressed these views During an interaction with journalists at the PM House, he said, "Hitler and Napoleon great leaders but suffered huge defeats and caused losses ...

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  • TPakistan Women’s team knocked out of the ongoing ICC Women’s World T20 after losing to New Zealand by 54 runs on Friday. In the Group B match, Pakistan won the toss and elected to field first. Sophie Devine and Suzie Bates gave New Zealand a solid start but good bowling by ...

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  • TThe Accountability Court hearing the remaining two corruption references against the Sharif family on Friday wrote a letter to the Supreme Court to seek another extension in the deadline to conclude the cases. The Accountability Court Judge Arshad Malik in his letter to the SC registrar wrote, ...

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  • TPresident Arif Alvi who reached Lahore on a two-day visit has refused to step outside from the airport until the protocol sent away. President Alvi Tweeted, that despite his continuous struggle to keep security but reduce protocol there are 32 cars to escort him waiting outside. "I will wait ...

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  • TThe Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Friday remarked that “matters cannot be run on the basis of friendships” while hearing the dual nationality case of Zulfi Bukhari.   The Chief Justice heard a petition in the Supreme Court's Lahore Registry challenging ...

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  • TThe Senate was informed on Friday that government has increased import duties to cut imports. Adviser on Commerce Abdul Razzaq Dawood told the house during question hour that import substitution policy has also been launched in order to increase domestic production and exports.  Razzaq said ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday ordered that the Katas Raj pond in Chakwal be refilled during a hearing of the case at its Lahore registry. The Supreme Court was hearing a case related to the depleted Katas Raj pond in Chakwal – a revered site for Hindus which is said to ...

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  • TCapital Development Authority (CDA) deputy director has gone missing from the federal capital, police officials said on Friday. “CDA Deputy Director Muhammad Ayaz went missing from the Aabpara Police Station area on Thursday,” officials said. “He left his office at 2:30pm a day ...

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  • TFederal Minister for Power Division, Umer Ayub Khan on Friday has directed the six power distribution companies to ensure 100% recovery of current electricity billing collecting 83.2 billion rupees for the betterment of liquidity of the power sector. He issued the directive at a meeting of the ...

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