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Bone of contention: India, Pakistan in legal skirmishes over Kashmir

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD– Pakistan has reached out to the United Nations Organisation (UNO) to interfere and prevent its neighbour India from showing the disputed Kashmir region as its part in maps through a law that is expected to be discussed in the Indian parliament …

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CCP holds awareness seminar on merger regime

ISLAMABAD -UNS: The Competition Commission of Pakistan successfully undertook a Merger Process Awareness Program as a part of its advocacy efforts in order to spread awareness of Pakistan’s merger review regime under the Competition Act, 2010. Under the awareness program, CCP conducted seminars in Islamabad, …

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Pakistan hosts meeting on reviving Afghan Taliban talks

BY IFTIKHAR  MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday hosted a new four-nation meeting aimed at reviving long- stalled direct peace talks between the Afghan government and Taliban insurgents, officials said. The latest meeting of representatives from Afghanistan, the United States, China and Pakistan comes days after …

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JUI-F local leader gunned down in DI Khan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN -UNS : A local leader of the Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam (JUI-F) Haji Alam Shah was gunned down at his residence in Tehsil Paroda in Dera Ismail Khan on Wednesday. According to police, three unidentified armed persons intruded Alam’s house and murdered him on …

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Pakistan launches report on Women’s Economic Participation & Empowerment

ISLAMABAD-UNS : A status report on women’s economic participation and empowerment in Pakistan was launched at an event jointly hosted by the National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) …

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Imran vows to take Panama leaks issue to streets

MUZAFFARABAD: Lashing out at Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for his alleged corruption, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan said that time for Nawaz Sharif’s corruption is over. “Nawaz Sharif the time for your corruption is over. Whether anyone moves with us or not, I alone …

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Pakistan expresses concern over India’s controversial ‘maps bill’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has expressed serious concern to the United Nations (UN) Secretary General and the President of the UN Security Council (UNSC) over efforts to pass into law the controversial Geospatial Information Regulation Bill which aims to restrict geographical depictions of India and disputed Kashmir …

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Pakistan wants dignified return of Afghan immigrants: Pervaiz

ISLAMABAD: Federal Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid stated on Tuesday that Pakistan wants the three hundred thousand Afghan immigrants in the country to return to their homes in a dignified manner, adding that the international community needs to play its role to establish peace in Afghanistan. …

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ACADEMIA, INDUSTRY GAP BE FILLED FOR RAPID PROGRESS, SAY EXPERTS

ISLAMABAD-UNS- Government is focused on improvement in the sectors of power, security and regional trade and a well devised policy has resulted in positive development as industry is being provided load-shedding free power supply, said Minister of state for Privatization, Muhammad Zubair on Tuesday. At …

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Govt. bans land requisitions for housing societies in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The government has banned land requisitions under the pretext of housing societies in the federal capital. This was announced by Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan who said that the government cannot allow a specific section of the society to misuse the laws to …

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