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  • TMARDAN   -   The Mardan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) and the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (Smeda) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for promotion and development of business in Mardan district. The MoU was signed by Zahir Shah President ...

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  • TBAJAUR:-  Unidentified persons killed an official of Bajaur Levies Force in Bajaur tribal district Monday, officials of the local administration said. The incident occurred in Badan area of Mamund tehsil. They said that an official of Bajaur Levies Force Naib Subedar Sarfraz Khan was returning ...

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  • TMARDAN -  At least two persons died and another injured when roof of a house collapsed in Mardan late Friday night.  According to details, roof of a house situated in Gojar Ghari village caved in, when the family of Javed was asleep. Javed’s wife and nine-year-old daughter Shela ...

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  • TKHYBER AGENCY - The tribesmen of Bacha Mena, the area adjacent to Torkham border, on Friday staged a protest demonstration against shifting of basic health unit (BHU) from their area to another location.  Dozens of residents of Bacha Mena gathered on the link road while holding banner ...

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  • TKHYBER AGENCY - Hamad Volleyball Club defeated Khatir volleyball team 3-1 to win the All Khyber Agency Volleyball Tournament played at Hamza Baba Complex sports ground on Tuesday evening. The agency sports manager organised the tournament which was featured by 16 best teams of the agency. Sports ...

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  • TKARAK - A man was arrested for allegedly stripping a student in the Dabb Begokhel area of Karak on Friday. According to a press release issued by the police, a young girl was on the way to school along with her elder sister when the man forcibly stripped the young girl. When the girls cried for ...

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  • TSHIKARPUR - Two villagers were gunned down in a clash between two groups of Jatoi clan outside village Mirza Wah, some 40 kilometers from here on Thursday evening. According to sources, a few unidentified armed assailants of Aturani Jatoi group shot dead Muhammad Bux aka Buxial, 30, son of Shah ...

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  • TSHIKARPUR - A cowboy was killed while two others were injured when few armed men attacked them over an old dispute outside village Jalal Khan Badani in the katcha area of Khanpur Town, some 50 kilometers from here on Tuesday. According to relatives of the deceased, a dozen armed men of Abdul ...

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  • TSHIKARPUR - As many as 10 criminals were arrested during a search operation here in Katcha areas of Garhi Yasin and Sultankot on Monday while arms were also recovered from them. Speaking at a press conference held here at his office, newly posted SSP Shikarpur Umar Tufail said that Shikarpur police ...

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  • TMALAKAND - The prolonged power outages have caused an acute shortage of drinking water in Malakand, according to local people. They said despite a blood-stained protest, heavy load shedding is continued in various areas across Malakand and sizzling summer put the lives of local people in ...

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  • TMARDAN - Abdul Wali Khan University was reopened on Monday following killing of student of Journalism Department, Mashal Khan by a mob on April 13 last. The students of the university that remained closed for over a month, has reached the main campus and resumed their studies. The decision to open ...

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  • TSUKKUR - Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly (NA) said on Saturday that the stay granted to the execution of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav by the Internal Court of Justice (ICJ) was the failure of Nawaz government, adding that the interim decision had saddened him, and surely Pak Army ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS - The district chapter of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf is organising the party as directed by the party leadership, says Tauseef Malik, vice president of the PTI in Mirpurkhas District. Talking to the media at the press club here on Monday, he said that party had been organised in six of ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS -  A peasant from Thar died in the custody of Digri police in mysterious circumstances on Sunday morning. According to reports, Walho Bheel, 37, and his family had come to Chaudhry Tarique village in Digri Taluka from the Tharparkar District in search of work some months ago. Some ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS - A big part of the city is set to face an acute shortage of water. Most part of the city gets water from the Siaal Colony water supply scheme and the watercourse supplying water to this scheme has been seized. It is said that the watercourse was not approved by the irrigation department ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS - Lawyers observed a strike here on Wednesday over the killing of trainee policemen in Quetta on Tuesday. Around 62 persons, including police jawans, were killed in the incident They hoisted black flag at the bar building while a protest meeting of the District Bar Association Mirpurkhas ...

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  • TSHIKARPUR - Khanpur Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested a notorious dacoit identified as Hafeez Pahore. According to an official, acting on a tip-off, police arrested a notorious dacoit Hafeez Pahore and recovered one Kalashnikov and good number of ammunition from their ...

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  • TKHAIRPUR - Excise police on Saturday recovered 57 kg of Hashish from a truck at Sindh-Punjab border and arrested two persons. According to Excise Police, led by Inspector Asghar Ali Shah, raided a truck on National Highway near Sindh-Punjab border and during search recovered 57 kg of  hashish ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS - Hundreds of people of Mirwah Gorchani town held a demonstration in front of Mirwah Gorchani Press Club here on Tuesday to protest against long hours of loadshedding and alleged excesses by Hesco officers under the banner of Shehri Haqooq committee Mirwah Gorchani town. Led by Chairman ...

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  • TKHYBER AGENCY - The Khasadar Eleven beat Tribal Union of Journalists (TUJ), Khyber Agency team to win Inter-departmental Mehboob Shah Cricket tournament. The eight-day event was organised by the TUJ, Khyber Agency and teams including journalists, Health, Khasadar , Education, NADRA, FC, TESCO and a ...

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  • TLAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif here today assured Joint Action Committee of conveying their concerns on the privatization of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on his return from the current two-day visit of Qatar. The Chief Minister heard point of ...

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  • TLahore: Digital Rights Foundation and the Coalition of Right to Information yesterday released their forth report “The State of Proactive Disclosure of Information in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab Public Bodies” which analyses the official websites of public bodies from the ...

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  • TUNITED NATIONS - Pakistani education advocate Malala Yousafzai has called on world leaders to promise that every child will have the right to safe, free and quality primary and secondary education.“World leaders sitting there, look up because the future generation is raising their ...

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  • TKARACHI Stocks on Tuesday staged recovery amid institutional support on speculations ahead of major corporate earning announcements due this week.The KSE-100 index gained 121.27 points to close at 36,205 Index level or up 0.34pc.Traded volume up by 23pc to 328m shares, while value declined by 5pc ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan and International Monetary Fund (IMF) will meet in Dubai on Wednesday for the eight economic review under extended fund facility (EFF). The meetings will be held in Dubai from July 29 to August 6 to review the economic performance of the previous financial year. Pakistan had so ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has given directions to Pakistan Army for prompt and all-out relief activities in flood affected areas.He said immediate relief should be provided to affected people in Chitral and other flood-hit areas of the country.The Army Chief directed concerned ...

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  • TIslamabad - At least 6 persons were killed and some 12 others got seriously injured in a head-on collision between two passenger vans on Fatehjang Road near Tarnol area of Islamabad on Wednesday.The death toll is expected to rise as the condition of some injured persons has been termed critical. ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - At least 55 militants were killed in airstrikes and a gunbattle with ground forces in the troubled northwest tribal areas of Orakzai Agency and North Waziristan Agency, where the military launched a major offensive this year, officials said on Saturday.Another 20 militants were injured ...

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  • TBANNU : Three students were injured when an explosive device went off inside the classroom of a government school in district Bannu on Monday. Police said the explosive device was brought by a student namely Suleman of grade-1X, resident of Frontier Region, for sale and when he took out the device ...

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  • TMARDAN - On the directives of Commission of Inquiry on Enforced Disappearances, the Par Hoti Police Station has registered three separate cases of kidnapping against assistant sub inspectors, sources said on Saturday. They said that Jamil Ahmed, resident of Lizatabad Par Hoti submitted an ...

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