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SC says there is discrepancy in Imran’s signatures

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The Supreme Court of Pakistan said on Tuesday that there was discrepancy in PTI chief Imran Khan’s signatures in his letters to Jemima Khan. A hearing of the Imran Khan disqualification case, Imran’s lawyer Naeem Bokhari said that the cricketer-turned-politician received 40,000 …

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Heavy military operation in Khost,Paktia area:many talibans killed

RAWALPINDI -UNS: Military operation are being conducted in Khost and Paktia by Resolute Support Mission ( RSM) / Afghan Forces, opposite Kurram Agency. According to a statement by the ISPR, during the last 24 hours the number of air engagements have taken place in those …

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Death toll from US drone strike in Pakistan rises to 26

KURRAM -UNS : The death toll from a US drone attack on a compound used by the Taliban-allied Haqqani network has risen to 26, officials said Tuesday. The barrage on Monday targeted a meeting of Haqqani fighters in Pakistan’s remote tribal Kurram district along the Afghan …

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TAPI will be operational soon:PM

ISLAMABAD -UNS/APP:Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Monday reiterated Pakistan’s strong commitment to the early operationalization of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project as it holds a huge potential for meeting Pakistan’s energy needs. He was talking to Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Pakistan Atadjan Nurlyevich Movlamov …

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Over 8 killed in suicide attack on provincial Afghan police HQ

KABUL-UNS: A suicide car bomber and gunmen attacked a provincial Afghan police headquarters on Tuesday, killing at least six people and wounding 30, officials said. At least two attackers were also killed by security forces, the Interior Ministry said in a statement. The Taliban claimed …

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Pakistan elected member of UNHRs Council

UNITED NATIONS -UNS : Pakistan has been elected as member to the United Nations Human Rights Council for term 2018-20. According to Foreign Office Spokesperson, Pakistan secured more than two third majority votes during the elections held in New York. He said there were five …

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Mufti Qavi appears before Session Judge in Qandeel Baloch murder case

MULTAN -UNS : Mufti Abdul Qavi on Tuesday appeared in the court of Sessions Judge Chaudhry Ameer Muhammad here in connection with the murder of Fauzia Azeem aka Qandeel Baloch. Qavi appeared without legal counsel in the court where he was asked to appear again …

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Pakistan, KSA agree to further bilateral ties

RIYADH -UNS : Pakistan and Saudi Arabia vowed to further develop bilateral relations particularly in the field of military between the two countries. Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa reviewed whole range of relationship with Commander of Ground Forces and Commander of Joint …

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Iraqi forces enter Kirkuk as Kurds flee

BAGHDAD-UNS- Iraqi government forces have entered central Kirkuk after taking key installations outside the disputed city from Kurdish fighters. Thousands of people fled the city ahead of the Iraqi advance. The Iraqi military moved into Kirkuk three weeks after the Kurdistan Region held a controversial …

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WB pledges to continue supporting Pakistan economic reforms

WASHINGTON -UNS : The World Bank said on Monday it would continue to support Pakistan to implement broad economic reforms and address current risks towards achieving its development aspirations. The statement was made after discussions with a Pakistan delegation that covered a range of topics …

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