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  • TLahore           -     Overseas Pakistanis Commission head Syed Javed Iqbal Bokhari chaired a meeting to review progress on expats complaints, a handout said on Thursday. The chief was told that the commission addressed 112 complaints within two weeks. These ...

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  • TLAHORE           -      Unidentified motorcyclists shot dead a local trader during a road robbery attempt in the limits of Factory Area police on Thursday. The body was moved to the morgue for autopsy. The deceased was identified by police as Safdar, a ...

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  • TLAHORE          -       A 45-year-old widow was shot dead in broad daylight on a busy road in Manawan, police said on Thursday. The deceased was identified by police as Aliya Bibi, a resident of Village Dogran. A relative of the victim told the police that ...

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  • TISLAMABAD               -     Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that opening of Kartarpur Corridor is in line with the Islamic principles, Pakistan’s policy of promoting inter-faith harmony, and Quaid-e-Azam’s vision of a peaceful ...

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  • TISLAMABAD     -    Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication has started work on the program titled “Baytee” which is aimed at empowering women through information and communication technologies (ICT). In this regard, a meeting was held ...

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  • TISLAMABAD            -      Pakistan Scrabble Association (PSA) Director Youth Programme Tariq Pervez announced 12-member Pakistan team for the World Scrabble Championship and Junior World Scrabble Championship.  Tariq said: “Pakistan is ...

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  • TLAHORE         -     Four more matches decided in the Premier Super League (PSL-3) as Jazz, ICI, Descon and Netsol carved out contrastive victories.  In the first match at Govt College Cricket Ground, Jazz outperformed CGA by 6 wickets. ...

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  • TLAHORE           -       The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday announced 21 probables for the ODI and T20I series against England women in Malaysia.  The players will undergo a nine-day-long training camp at Hanif Mohammad High Performance ...

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  • TLAHORE        -     MGPC Habib Metropolitan Bank and LGPC Nutrafull Warriors have qualified for the Silkbank Inter Clubs Polo Championship 2019 main finals after defeating their respective opponents here at the Cavalry Polo Ground on Thursday.  In the first match ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday reminded all members of the Parliament and Provincial Assemblies to submit their yearly statements of assets and liabilities on or before December 31, 2019.  The ECP has also asked the lawmakers to submit the details of assets ...

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  • TIslamabad - Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) President and former prime minister Ch Shujaat Hussain has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan will have to cope with political storm started over Nawaz Sharif’s travelling abroad.  Commenting on reports about Nawaz Sharif’s going ...

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  • TLAHORE - Doctors examined ex-PM Nawaz Sharif twice but did not see any signs of improvement in his health condition, PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb said Wednesday in a statement. She said high dose of steroids administered to Nawaz Sharif had negatively impacted the health of the PML-N ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pursuant to the Indian Supreme Court verdict regarding the historic Babri Masjid, Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood briefed the OIC resident Ambassadors here yesterday.  Giving an overview of the events leading to the verdict, the Foreign Secretary underlined that it failed to ...

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  • TLAHORE - A 23-year-old man was shot dead by his cousin for uploading ‘controversial’ posts on social media in Chuhng, police said on Wednesday. The body was moved to the morgue for autopsy. The deceased was identified by police as Faqeer Hussain. Police said Hassan Nawaz stopped his ...

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  • TLAHORE - Police in Punjab have been put on high-alert to counter anti-government protests on the call given by JUI-F leader Maulana Fazal-ur-Rahman as he ended the sit-in in the federal capital on Wednesday and announced protests all over the country. A police spokesman claimed that the law ...

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  • TLAHORE - NAB on Wednesday organized a cheque distribution ceremony to compensate the affectees of notorious Double-Shah scam. A NAB spokesman claimed the cheques worth Rs193.59 million were distributed among1763 affectees. According to the spokesman, at least 14,500 complainants had approached ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Highways and Motorway Police in collaboration with WWF-Pakistan arranged a seminar on smog at the Shiekhupura Training College Shiekhupura.  The objective of the seminar titled “smog, its causes, impact, and prevention” was to create awareness among public in ...

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  • TBADIN    -    A man allegedly killed his father for property in Tando Bago on Wednesday. According to reports, Waseem Memon, 30, killed his father Ghulam Mustafa Memon, 50, over property. The conflict between son and deceased father was reported over the ownership of ...

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  • TKARACHI     -      Sindh Chief Secretary Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah presided over an important meeting of Sindh Health Department. The meeting reviewed various programs of Sindh Health Department. The meeting was briefed about the Expanded Program of Immunization (EPI) and Sindh ...

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  • TLAHORE     -     Bismah Maroof has been retained as captain, while Iqbal Imam has been appointed as head coach of the national women’s team until next year’s ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, which will be held in Australia from February 21 to March 8. Prior to the ...

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  • TLAHORE     -      Northern U-19 cricketer Shiraz Khan has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for a level 2 offence committed during his side’s National U-19 three-day tournament final against Sindh at the Rana Naveed Cricket Academy in Sheikhupura. During the ...

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  • TLAHORE    -     The finals of the 3rd Aitchison College Junior National Tennis Championship will be held at the college ground today (Thursday). On Wednesday, the quarterfinals of the most of the categories were decded on the state-of-the-art grass courts of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD       -     The government has decided to put the restructuring plan of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on hold after senior officials of the tax department expressed concerns with Prime Minister Imran Khan over the plan. FBR Chairman ...

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  • TThe biggest music news for us recently has been the comeback of Strings with their album “30” to mark 30 years of music, success, and the love they have received from all over the world. Strings has given the kind of songs that have stayed in our hearts for years, becoming a big part of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Rear Admiral Muhammad Zubair Shafique has assumed the charge of Commander Central Punjab (COMCEP). COMCEP exercises command over all Pakistan Navy Units/Establishments from Bahawalpur to Wazirabad and is also the Commandant of Pakistan Navy War College, Lahore. Rear Admiral Muhammad ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a corruption reference against Khawaja Anver Majid and others in fake bank accounts scam. According to NAB officials, it was proved during the investigation that Khawaja and others were involved in the misappropriation of the amount, ...

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  • TIslamabad - Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) women wing president and MNA Mrs. Farrukh Khan called on Pakistan Muslim League (PML) President and former prime minister Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain along with a delegation of women at his residence yesterday and inquired after his health.  The ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A huge cache of narcotics was recovered in a joint intelligence-based counter narcotics operation by Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency, and Anti-Narcotics Force at Pishukan near Jiwani, Balochistan. According to the officials of Pakistan Navy here on Tuesday, the cache ...

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  • TLAHORE - Lahore Arts Council organized a two-day theatre play ‘Rang Laye Ga Lahu’ to show solidarity with the people of Kashmir at Alhamra here on Tuesday. According to LAC spokesperson, the play was written by Aziz Qazi, dialogues written by Riaz Qadri, and directed by Ishfaq Chaudhry. ...

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  • TLAHORE - Chief Traffic Officer Liaqat Ali Malik on Tuesday urged the auto-drivers to obey traffic laws and implement safety measures in order to ensure safe driving on roads.  SSP Liaqat Ali Malik also warned that strict action would be taken against smoke-emitting vehicles since the traffic ...

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