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PTI’s Forward Bloc Asks Imran Khan To Curb Corruption In KP

PESHAWAR: A meeting of the PTI’s forward bloc in National Assembly and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was held here on Friday, which demanded of the party chief Imran Khan to curb corruption in the provincial government. The meeting was held at the residence of Pakistan Terhik-e-Insaf’s …

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Allies Including Pakistan Must Check Gulen’s Activities: Turkey

ISLAMABAD: Finding it hard to ignore Fethullah Gulen’s possible involvement in masterminding botched coup attempt in Turkey last week, Ankara anticipates that Pakistan and other friendly countries would help in restricting the group’s activities within their territories. Turkish ambassador in Islamabad Sadik Babur Girgin said …

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LHC CJ hands over charity cheque to Edhi Foundation

LAHORE : Chief Justice Lahore High Court (LHC) on Saturday handed over the cheque of Rs10,020,000 to Saad Edhi collected by Punjab judges. According to details, Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah extended a formal letter urging to collect money for Edhi Foundation after which, Punjab …

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32 Afghans Among 102 Suspects Arrested In Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Peshawar police here on Saturday arrested at least 102 suspected people including 32 Afghan nationals during search operation in different areas of Peshawar. The suspects also include 32 Afghan nationals living without legal traveling documents. Arms and ammunition were recovered from them.

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DHA land scam: Elysium company’s CEO holds Kamran Kiyani responsible

LAHORE : Elysium Holdings Pakistan’s CEO has held Kamran Kiyani, brother of former Chief of Army Staff Pervez Kiyani, responsible for violation of laws in DHA land scam case, reported Saturday. Waseem Aslam Butt, Chief Executive Officer of the company recorded his statement in the …

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England score 314/4 at the stumps of first day

MANCHESTER : England finished the first day of second test at 314/4 against Pakistan as World No.1 test bowler Yasir Shah remained wicketless and conceded more than 100 runs. English captain Alastair Cook won the toss and elected to bat first on batting friendly pitch. …

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Power tariff likely to increase after furnace oil price hike

KARACHI: Furnace oil price has risen by Rs 3,700 per tonne within a month and power companies are mulling to hike the tariff, reported Saturday. Sources privy to the industry stated that locally extracted furnace oil’s price has hit Rs 42,200 from Rs 38,500 while …

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Akistan Actively Pursuing Kashmiris’ Cause At UN: Maleeha Lodhi

NEW YORK: Pakistan’s UN Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi Friday briefed representatives of the Kashmiri diaspora in New York on the evolving situation in Indian Occupied Kashmir in the backdrop of the grave human rights violations being committed there. Ambassador Lodhi informed participants of the meeting, which …

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International Body Commends Pakistan’s Progress Against Polio

LONDON: The meeting of International Monitoring Board on Polio that concluded on Thursday at London highly appreciated the progress made by Pakistan during last low season and was especially impressed by program capacity to pre empt risks, identify and address gaps on real time basis. …

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Court Sends Asad Kharal Jail On 14-Day Judicial Remand

SUKKUR: Sessions Court Sukkur on Saturday sent Muhammad Ali alias Asad Kharal to jail for 14-day judicial remand. Kharal, who is allegedly a close aide of the brother of Sindh Home Minister Sohail Anwar Siyal, was produced before a judicial magistrate in sessions court Sukkur …

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