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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan and United Arab Emirates Sunday agreed to transform the relations between the two brotherly Islamic states into long-term strategic economic partnership. During the delegation-level talks, Prime Minister Imran Khan and Crown Prince Sheikh Muhmmad bin Zayed focused on all areas ...

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  • TJHELUM/Islamabad - Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Sunday said equal distribution of resources was crucial to make the country a welfare state and the incumbent PTI government would fulfill all the promises which the party had made with the people at the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Sensitising the issue, the Election Commission of Pakistan is asking the registered voters to reconcile their addresses mentioned in the computerised identity cards (CNICs) and the places where their vote is currently registered by December 31. The ECP spokesperson in a press statement ...

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  • TLAHORE - PML-N central spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that the Opposition would not stay mum when the people of Pakistan are buried under inflation while PM’s sister Aleema Khan gets an NRO over billions worth of undeclared assets. Responding to Information Minister Fawad ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf-led coalition government has directed all the federal ministers to furnish progress report about the functioning of their respective ministries so that a comprehensive report on government’s achievements in 100 days in power could be prepared. Government ...

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  • TMIRPUR [AJK] - A UK and UAE-based Kashmiri expatriates - owned private entrepreneur and Mirpur Development Authority [MDA] signed memorandum of understanding [MOU] for the construction of three crossing bridges for pedestrians at the busiest central Allama Iqbal Road - besides installation of ...

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  • TKARACHI - Terming the exorbitant fees of private schools as trade of education, Pasban President Altaf Shakoor has demanded to save parents from merciless fleecing of the private school mafia. According to details, Pasban Democratic Party staged a demo in front of the Karachi Press Club (KPC) here ...

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  • TKHAIRPUR - Three boys of a family died in road accident at national highway near Hingorja on Sunday. According to Hingorja Police, a trailer collided with a motorcycle at national highway near Hingorja, resultantly three motorcyclists Manthar Kalhoro, 14, Ghulam Asghar, 13, and Muhammad Shuban ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  Lawmakers and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) representatives from Multan called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at Circuit House, Multan on Sunday. According to an official handout, Sardar Usman Buzdar said that all of his members were not less than any ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  Dolphins Police Force thwarted a bank robbery by arresting five gunmen in Lahore’s Green Town, police sources said on Sunday. A police spokesman said that the dacoits had entered the bank with the help of a security guard and they were collecting cash and gold ...

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  • T  A 20-year-old man was found tortured to death alongside a footpath in the Factory Area police precincts on early Sunday.  The deceased was identified by police as Haseeb, a resident of Cavalry Ground. The body was sent to the morgue for autopsy.  A police official said the ...

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  • T  A prominent spiritual leader demanded on Sunday constitution of a board to carry out research on various aspects of life of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) so that the same could be placed on the internet for benefit of people at large.  Pir Kabir Ali Shah, who is also the custodian of Choora ...

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  • T More than 100 passengers stranded at Kuwait airport for the last three days arrived at Lahore airport on Sunday. It is worth mentioning here that Kuwait Air flight KU-203 had left more than 100 Pakistani Umrah passengers at Kuwait airport unattended instead of transporting them to Lahore on Friday ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  The International Psychiatric Conference concluded at a hotel here on Sunday with recommendations for people at the helm of affairs to take steps to improve services in the otherwise neglected specialty. The three day event arranged by the Pakistan Psychiatric Society ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  National flag carrier Pakistan International Airlines has resumed operations on Muscat route which were abandoned by the previous management over a year ago. PIA Spokesperson Mashhood Tajwar said on Sunday that the decision was taken after anticipating high traffic flow on ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   The KSE-100 index continued its recent range-bound activity during the week; however, closing amid positive sentiments as the last trading session of the week lent 232 points to the overall 272 point increase. The benchmark index closed at 41,661 level, up 0.7 percent ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Ramna police has recovered 530 cans of beer and 100 bottles of wine during raid at a house in sector G-11, said the police. Besides this, 14 outlaws were also held from various areas of the city. The police said that following the directions of IGP Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar Khan ...

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  • TSIALKOT-As many as 68 adhoc women medical officers (WMOs) of Grade 17 have been terminated from jobs by the Sialkot District Health Authority here. These WMOs were posted at different THQ hospitals, rural health centres (RHCs) and basic health units (BHUs) in district's all four Sialkot, Daska, ...

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  • TSAHIWAL/GUJRANWALA -Five persons including three of a same family including two died in two road accidents occurred in different areas here on Sunday. In Sahiwal, three members of a same family were killed when a speeding truck knocked down a bike they were riding here on Kamalia Road in ...

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  • TSIALKOT-A delegation of 15 male and female Sikh Yatrees from Canada visited Gurdawara Babey Di Beri in Sialkot and Gurdawara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur in Shakargarh.Sardar Jaskaran Singh Sidhu (In-charge/caretaker of Gurdawara Babey Di Beri Sialkot) informed that the Sikh yatrees performed religious ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Prime Minister Imran Khan will leave for the United Arab Emirates on a day-long visit today (Sunday) with the hope to get some financial package to overcome the severe economic crisis being faced by the country. Premier Khan will be visiting on the special invitation of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar on Saturday said previous government misused the public funds and authority and the government decided to refer four new cases of Sharif family to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for ...

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  • TLAHORE  -    The Supreme Court on Saturday dissolved Board of Commissioners of Punjab Healthcare Commission and ordered the Punjab government to reconstitute the board within two weeks. The Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar had earlier summoned ...

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  • TPESHAWAR   -  A female dancer, stated to be an Afghan national, was shot dead allegedly by her friend at Kotwali area late Friday night, police said. Sonia, a dancer by profession, was allegedly killed by Mussadaq, a resident of district Charsadda, by opening fire suddenly after ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  President Dr Arif Alvi has said the government has no plan to recognise Israel.  President Alvi, while talking to representatives of different schools of thought who called on him at Governor’s House Lahore yesterday, also made it clear that government was not ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  A Supreme Court Bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar here yesterday issued notice to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Opposition Leader in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif and 137 others nominated in a case lodged by Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) to seek ...

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  • TLAHORE   -   Former prime minister Mian Nawaz Sharif, accompanied by his daughter Maryam and nephews Hamza and Yousaf Abbas, met former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif at the NAB Lahore offices on Saturday. The meeting, permission for which was accorded by the NAB ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  Pak-China bus service has temporarily halted its operation between the two countries due to weather condition unfavourable for travelling in Gilgit-Baltistan. “The bus will not operate between Lahore and Kashgar next week,” said Muhammad Anwar, the CEO of the ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The Tarnol police in Islamabad have held 3 suspects in connection with firing on the car of a civil judge at the Motorway near Chakri interchange on late Friday. Civil judge (judicial magistrate) Suleman Badar had narrowly escaped the attack while travelling with his family ...

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  • TRawalpindi  -  Ambassador of Uzbekistan Furqat Sidikov said that his country desired a trilateral trade commission comprising Pakistan, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan to promote trade, logistic and investment. Uzbekistan has extended its railway line up to Mazar Sharif in Afghanistan and ...

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