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Kunar deputy governor ‘abducted’ from Peshawar

PESHAWAR -UNS- Afghan province Kunar Deputy Governor, Muhammad Nabi Ahmadi, was “abducted” from Peshawar on Friday, Afghan Consul General Moin Mrastyal said on Saturday, though Pakistani law enforcement agencies said they had no information on the incident. According to the Afghan diplomat, Ahmadi, the deputy …

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FO says India’s belligerence a concern for regional security

ISLAMABAD -UNS : India’s belligerence in the region is a concern for its neighbouring countries, owing to the changing regional political situation and it’s attitude towards all regional countries including China, can endanger the peace and stability in the region, Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaraya …

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Roadmap for next 5 years:PM Abbasi congratulates Chinese President XI on election victory

ISLAMABAD -UNS/APP – Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has felicitated Xi Jinping on his re-election as General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. In his felicitation message to Chinese President XI Jinping, the prime minister acknowledged that the world marveled …

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Kashmiris’ struggle for self-determination can’t be silenced with guns:NA Speaker

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that illegal occupation of Kashmir by the Indian Forces was most tragic chapter of history. He said that Kashmir dispute is a burning issue and an unending threat to the peace for not …

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Swiss tourists suffer brutal attack in India

NEW DELHI: A Swiss tourist has been left with a fractured skull after he and his girlfriend were attacked near the Taj Mahal during a holiday in India, police and media reports said Thursday, reported AFP. A group of men approached the couple near a …

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NA Committee criticizes Ghani statement on CPEC: ‘US should seek truth in its Afghan policy’

ISLAMABAD -UNS –The NA Committee on foreign affairs criticized the statement made by the President of Afghanistan relating to CPEC. During meeting on Wednesday Committee expressed serious concern over the remarks made by U.S Secretary of State in Kabul and Dehli with regard to Pakistan. …

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Chinese company to invest $5oom in Gawadar Port City Project

ISLAMABAD-UNS : The China Pak Investment Corporation (CPIC) which has announced its intentions to invest up to $500 million in Pakistan’s real estate sector has confirmed that it has all the necessary approvals while expressing dismay at the statement issued by the Ministry of Planning, …

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Bangladesh highest rate in world for child marriages

By Rafiqul Alam Khan For the first time Peacempire—an award winning digital storytelling platform—organizes Family Planning lecture at Rangamati Science and Technology University on June 14, 2017. Over 300 undergrad students participated the public lecture. Peacempire co-founder Rakibul Hasan delivered a conceptual lecture on Sexual and …

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Russia vetoes UN resolution on extending Syria gas attacks probe

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – Russia vetoed Tuesday a US-drafted resolution that would have extended by a year an investigation of who is behind chemical weapons attacks in Syria. It was the ninth time Russia has used its veto power at the Security Council to block …

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FO condemns blasts in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Pakistan has strongly condemned suicide attacks at mosques in Kabul and in the province of Ghor in Afghanistan. In a statement Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said Pakistan stands in solidarity with the government and people of Afghanistan who underwent this ordeal. …

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