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  • TLahore/LONDON - Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's son, Hasan Nawaz has said that his mother Kalsoom's vitals are stable but she is still on life support — 24 hours after she suffered a cardiac arrest. "Begum Kalsoom’s vitals are stable but she is still on life support and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Leading politicians and Chief of the Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday prayed for the early recovery of former first lady Kalsoom Nawaz. In a message to the former prime minister and his family, the army chief expressed good wishes for the former first lady who has been on ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Justice (Retd) Dost Muhammad Khan has directed for accelerating work on the remaining portion of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Peshawar. He assured an early visit of the project.  He was presiding over a meeting on BRT Peshawar at Chief Minister ...

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  • TGUJRANWALA - A team of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) caught an additional sub divisional officer (SDO) of Gepco taking bribe from a citizen at Kamoke here the other day. According to an FIA source, a citizen submitted a complaint to the FIA authorities stating that Rana Javed Tahir, ...

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  • TLahore - PML-N President Mian Shehbaz Sharif exchanged Eid greetings with Turkish President Tayyab Erdogan on Friday, and they also discussed Pakistan-Turkish relations during a wide ranging telephone conversation. President Erdogan especially inquired about PML-N Quaid Mian Nawaz Sharif and asked ...

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  • TKASUR - Dacoits shot at and injured two citizens for resistance here the other day. According to a police source, Zubair and Irfan were on their way on a motorbike. Near Kali Sahun, two dacoits intercepted them and robbed them of Rs5,000. They also shot at and injured both of them for offering ...

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  • TISLAMABAD : Pakistan People’s Party Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari greeted the nation on the eve of Eidul Fitr to be celebrated today (Saturday). In a message, Zardari said:  “On the auspicious occasion of Eidul Fitr, I wish to greet the Muslims throughout the world and of Pakistan ...

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  • TLAHORE - The citziens are celebrating Eidul Fitr today. Following Iftar on the last day of Ramazan Friday, people took to the markets to give final touches to Eid preparations.   roads wear deserted look Roads in the provincial capital wore a deserted look as non-natives left for their ...

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  • T   Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari will celebrate Eidul Fitr in Lahore. He will visit Child Protection Bureau and to spend time with orphan and abandoned children on Eid. He will also distribute Eid gifts among them. In his message on Eid, the Chief Minister said that Eid is ...

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  • TLAHORE - Major Eidul Fitr congregation will be held at Badshahi Mosque tomorrow (Saturday) where Khateeb Maulana Abdul Khabeer Azad will lead the prayer at 8:30 am. Eid prayers will be offered at different parts of the provincial capital. Following are the Eidul Fitr prayers timings in the ...

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  • T PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif has greeted the nation and Pakistani nation on Eid. Eidul Fitr is the time for all Muslim nations to unite for the sake of brotherhood and inter-religious harmony to achieve world peace, Shehbaz said.     Shehbaz Sharif also prayed may Allah ...

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  • T Experts have forecast pre-monsoon rains for parts of the country including Lahore on Eidul Fitr and following days.  Moist currents are penetrating upper and central parts of the country. A westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country and likely to persist for 2-3 days.  ...

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  • TLAHORE - President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said the election campaign of the party will be quite clean and base on government performance during the last five years. “We have served the people of Pakistan and delivered in the last five years and the people ...

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  • TLAHORE - Four new ministers have been inducted in the Punjab Cabinet. Punjab Governor Rafique Rajwana administered oath to the new ministers namely Saeed Ullah Babur, Sardar Tanvir Ilyas, Mian Nauman Kabir and Ch. Faisal Mushtaq. Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari among others also ...

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  • TLAHORE - Caretaker Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari has prayed for early recovery of Kalsoom Nawaz.  He prayed Almighty Allah may grant good health to her. Chief Secretary Akbar Durrani and IGP Kaleem Imam called on Askari at Chief Minister’s Office and and shared views on the matters ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Punjab Healthcare Commission has sealed 15 drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation centres, and issued show-cause notices to 26, while closing down 101 quackery outlets during the current week. According to details, the PHC teams had conducted raids on 46 treatment and ...

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  • Trawalpindi - A team of Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) Rawalpindi Region has rounded up a land revenue officer on charges of tampering with land record, officials said on Friday. The team headed by Circle Officer Headquarters Amjad Shehzad carried out a raid and arrested Khurshid ...

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  • Trawalpindi - The spouse of a soldier along with his four year old daughter has allegedly been abducted by unidentified men from Bher Ratyal within limits of Police Station (PS) Jatli, said officials on Friday. The missing lady and her daughter have been identified as Bushra Mehboob and Nawal ...

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  • TSADIQABAD-Future of the Pakistani youth cannot become brighter without introducing rigorous reforms in the prevailing education system.This was stated by Govt Girls High School Ahmedpur Lamma principal Rashida Kamil during an address to a seminar organised under the auspices of Pakistan Life Care ...

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  • TDERA GHAZI KHAN-Returning Officer Majid Karim Farooq has fixed 18 June 2018 for submission of the reply from former chief minister Shehbaz Sharif, who submitted nomination papers for contesting election from NA-192 constituency. Former President District Bar Association (DBA) DG Khan Behram Khan ...

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  • TYEKATERINBURG-Mohamed Salah was kept on the bench in Egypt's opening World Cup defeat against Uruguay on Friday because the team did not want to risk further injury to the Liverpool star. Salah, who turned 26 on Friday, injured his shoulder three weeks ago in Liverpool's Champions League final ...

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  • TKASUR - The government’s tall claims regarding provision of uninterrupted power supply, especially during Sehr, Iftar and Taraveeh timings have turned out to be a mockery as duration of unscheduled outages has been increased in the holy of month of Ramazan. During a survey conducted by this ...

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  • T HUJRA SHAH MUQEEM - Politics means public service. The Almighty chooses selected persons for this noble cause. Those who are assigned to this duty should perform it with utmost honesty and dedication. These views were expressed by senior anchorperson Jugnu Mohsin, independent candidate for ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) -  While extending his heartfelt Eid greetings to the Muslim Ummah, elderly Kashmiri freedom fighter and chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Geelani said Eid is the day of expressing gratitude to Almighty Allah and seeking His blessings. “It is also the day ...

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  • T LALAMUSA - Former deputy prime minister and central leader of PML-Q Ch Pervaiz Elahi, the candidate for NA- 69, PP-30 Gujrat, has cautioned electorate not to be tempted by the fascinating but hallow slogans of his political opponents. He urged the pople to cast their vote on the basis of ...

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  • T KHUSHAB - The residents of Sodhi Bala Thursday appealed to Election Commission of Pakistan and the Punjab Interim government to take notice of illegal construction of a road in their area, terming it pre-poll rigging in NA-93, district Khushab. The villagers informed they have obtained a stay ...

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  • T MIRPUR (AJK) - AJK President Sardar Masood Khan said that it was essential to hone the skills of national youth as a bulk of the population in Pakistan and AJK consists of the individuals below the age of 30. “Only if provided with the relevant skill sets, our youth will be able to ...

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  • TSIALKOT - Boats are back in River Chenab at Head Marala-Sialkot after increase in its water level. The water level soured up to 65,566 cusecs following the melting of ice on the mountains in the neighbouring Occupied Jammu and Kashmir after increase in mercury. Increase in water level has revived ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - The AJK government has pledged that the residents of the remote and far-flung Neelum valley district will be provided with quality higher education. “For this purpose, the sub-campus of the state-run University of AJK will be constructed according to the international standards ...

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  • TKASUR - Main thoroughfares of Kasur district are in dilapidated condition, causing severe kinds of difficulties for transporters and commuters. A survey conducted by this correspondent reveals that the roads linking Kasur City, Raiwind and Kot Radha Kishan are shabby and triggering fatal accidents ...

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