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  • TSHIKARPUR      -    Pakistan People’s Party candidate in PS-11 by-election in Larkana Jameel Soomro was defeated through political engineering. This was said by Aijaz Jakhrani, Special Assistant to CM and PPP Larkana divisional President in a gathering ...

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  • TLAHORE          -      “The Urban Unit and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government will collaborate in sectors like Tourism, Excise and Taxation for revenue generation and enhancement, Solid Waste Management and GIS based interventions in Education sector.  ...

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  • TKARACHI      -     Sindh Minister for Food Hari Ram Kishori Lal on Saturday rejected reports about wheat stock and made it clear that there was sufficient stock of wheat available in the province. He said that considering needs of the domestic consumers the Food Department ...

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  • TISLAMABAD       -     A seven-day bilateral exercise, Sea Thunder-IV-2019 between Pakistan Navy Special Services Group and Indonesian Navy Special Operation Force (SOF) was successfully concluded.  ‘Sea Thunder’ is a series of bilateral exercises which ...

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  • TISLAMABAD     -    Abdullah Shafqat has defeated Nazik Khan in straight sets in the final to win the First Major General Bilal Omer Shaheed Memorial Tennis Championship 2019 here at Siraj-Ul-Haq Tennis Club, Rawalpindi. Shafqat took the first set 6-4 by breaking the 10th game of ...

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  • TLAHORE     -    In the third round of the National U19 50-over tournament, Central Punjab won a close encounter against Balochistan courtesy 162 runs from Mohammad Huraira and an all-round performance from Qasim Akram (100 runs and three wickets), while Khyber ...

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  • TLAHORE     -     Punjab Lawn Tennis Association (PLTA) Secretary Rashid Malik inaugurated the Bank of Punjab (BoP) Junior National Tennis Championship 2019 here at PLTA Courts on Saturday. At the opening ceremony, besides Rashid, Chief Referee Faheem Siddique, players and their ...

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  • TLAHORE     -     Pakistan’s total cement dispatches during first quarter of the fiscal year went up by 2.56 percent to 11.133 million tons. Out of total sales, local dispatches increased to 9.116m tons from 9.063m tons while exports grew by 12.54pc to 2.017m tons from ...

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  • TISLAMABAD         -      President Dr Arif Alvi will undertake a five-day visit to Japan beginning from tomorrow on the invitation of Japanese government to attend the enthronement ceremony of Emperor Naruhito. Over 100 heads of states and governments are expected ...

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  • TLAHORE     -     JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman along with a delegation called on Pakistan Muslim League (PML) President Ch Shujat Hussain and Speaker Punjab Assembly Ch Parvez Elahi at their residence here on Friday.  Fazlur Rehman inquired after the health of Ch ...

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  • TKARACHI     -     Commissioner Iftikhar Shallwani held an another meeting to review progress of the Hayat Regency Building case in the light of SC decision of 9-5-2019  at his office here Friday. Representatives of Pakistan Railway and respective company of AKD Securities ...

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  • TLAHORE     -     With one eye on the series against Australia, Pakistan’s bowling coach Waqar Younis will hold a bowlers camp here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday and Sunday.  The national selection committee has invited 15 high-performing bowlers from the ...

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  • TLAHORE      -     Nari Gamma, a star golf professional from Japan, emerged as the leader after the second round of this four-round Raya Pakistan Open Golf Championship 2019 here at Defence Raya Golf Course on Friday.  Gamma, the accomplished golfer of the Asian ...

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  • TCHITRAL      -    Centennial Model High School routed Imran Khan Foundation School 2-0 in football match at Chitral Football Stadium under floodlights. It was for the first time in Chitral history that an official match was played under floodlights, as no other football ...

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  • TLAHORE      -       The Bank of Punjab (BoP) Junior National Tennis Championship 2019 will stroll into action today (Saturday) here at the Punjab Tennis Academy, Bagh-e-Jinnah. The championship will continue till October 23 and on the concluding day, the finals of ...

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  • TLAHORE      -    Progressive Group, a representative platform of traders and industrialists, has urged the federal government to introduce uniform tariff of natural gas for commercial and industrial consumers throughout the country. It claimed that the Punjab is being ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A bus carrying thirty-nine passengers from Riyadh to Makkah met an accident near Madinah killing dozens of passengers, the foreign ministry said yesterday. Reports said 35 passengers out of total 39 lost their lives. “Initial reports indicate that the deceased also include a ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Federal Minister for Interior Brig (retd) Ejaz Ahmed Shah, Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam and former federal secretary Younus Dagha met separately with Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Thursday. According to informed sources, the Interior Minister briefed ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Punjab AIDS Control Program is all set to start treatment for jail inmates as the screening for the current phase has just got completed. On directives from Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar and Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid, a special jail screening drive related to ...

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  • TLAHORE - AGHS Legal Aid Cell is organising a three-day Asma Jahangir Conference at Avari from 9am to 6pm on Friday (today). This is the second edition of the Asma Jahangir Conference and is open to public. The conference will have a panel discussion on human rights crisis in Kashmir. Multiple ...

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  • TLAHORE - A meeting chaired by Punjab Law Minister Basharat Raja on Thursday discussed affairs of the Lahore Press Club and the Journalists Housing Colony.  Information and Culture Secretary Raja Jahangir Anwar, Board of Revenue senior member, Lahore Police DIG, acting deputy commissioner of ...

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  • TLAHORE - Rescue workers found a newborn girl on a footpath near Thokar Niaz Baig on Thursday. A Rescue-1122 spokesman said the baby girl was handed over to local police. “The child was found abandoned on a footpath. She was in healthy condition,” the spokesman said. According to ...

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  • TSHIKARPUR      -    The Sindh government has started the process for providing jobs to physically challenged persons. Mirpurkhas Division Commissioner, Deputy Commissioner, Assistant Commissioner and Director [Primary] Mirpurkhas, conducted interviews for 9 vacant posts for ...

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  • TISLAMABAD     -    UAE-based Pakistani brothers Ammar Ashfaq and Sinan Ashfaq have won gold medals at the 4th UAE-Korean Taekwondo Championship 2019 in Sharjah. While talking exclusively to The Nation from UAE, Ashfaq Ahmad, father of both Ammar and Sinan said:”More than ...

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  • TLAHORE          -    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said that it was saddened on the comments made by Senator Mushahidullah Khan and has also clarified its position on the Senate Standing Committee on Inter-Provincial Coordination.  ...

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  • TToba Tek Singh         -     Kamalia Deputy Superintendent of Police Nasir Nawaz started on Thursday inquiry against seven constables of Gojra police who had recently been suspended for their alleged involvement in narcotic selling. District police officer  ...

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  • THAFIZABAD         -     Four influential landlords of Garhi Awan Hafizabad allegedly made hostage Gepco team and seriously injured a lineman Muhammad Arif. The police have registered a case against Malik Rab Nawaz son of Muhammad Wazir Awan and three others and ...

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  • TKHANEWAL         -     A woman accused her husband, her brother-in-law and his son of torturing her for refusing to make a tea, according to a first information report (FIR). The FIR No 458/19 wa sregistered on Monday in police station Sadar Mian Chanu under ...

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  • THAFIZABAD          -    Three persons including two personnel of Motorway Police were seriously injured when a speeding bus collided head-on with the motorway police van. As a result, Sub-Inspector Mukhtar Hussain, Constable Shahbaz Ahmad and bus driver Zulfiqar ...

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  • TMultan       -     Police killed on Thursday four dacoits, who were allegedly involved in the murder of a woman and gang rape of her daughter a few days back, in a shootout in Makhdoom Rasheed area. The killed outlaws were identified as Parvez, Imran, Nadeem and Fazal ...

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