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One Dies Of Congo Fever In Swat; 4 More Dengue Fever Cases In Swat

SAWT-UNS : One more patient died of Congo virus at the Hayatabad Medical Complex, bringing the total death toll from Congo fever to four, while four more cases of dengue fever were confirmed in Swat. Nawab Ali, a butcher by profession, was admitted to the …

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Pak HC hosts Iftar dinner for NA Speaker in London

BY MUHAMMAD FAYYAZ Islamabad: The Pakistan High Commission London hosted an Iftar dinner for the visiting Parliamentarians from Pakistan last evening. The delegation was led by Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq. Speaking on the occasion, Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq thanked the Pakistan High Commission …

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PM announces rapid transport system for Karachi

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Thursday approved the much-awaited Rapid Transport System for the country’s commercial hub Karachi. In a high-level meeting here, the prime minister approved the project under which Green Line Bus Service will be launched in the city at the earliest. He …

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KP Govt Demands Rs5billion For IDPs

BANNU: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government Thursday demanded Rs 5 billion from the federal government for providing relief to internally displaced persons from North Waziristan agency as 852465 IDPs have so far been registered. Addressing a press conference speaker Asad Qaiser said that the 852465 IDPs …

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Bomb blast leaves police official injured in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: A police official was injured on Tuesday in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast on a police van near Pishtakhara police station in the Safed Dheri area of Peshawar. According to police sources, personnel from the Pishtakhara police station were on routine patrol on …

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Sehat Ka Insaf Campaign For NWA Children In Six Districts

PESHAWAR: To protect the children of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from different diseases, the Khyber Pakhtukhwa government has decided to launch special Sehat Ka Insaf campaign in six districts of the province from July 1. The children in North Waziristan Agency had not been vaccinated …

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Votes verification in NA-125, PP 159-160 ordered

 LAHORE: An election tribunal Thursday ordered thumb verification on votes in NA-125, PP 159 and PP- 160. The election tribunal ordered the NADRA to verify thumbs on votes in one national assembly constituency and two provincial assembly constituencies in Punjab and present report. PTI Hamid …

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Traumatised children from NWA flee battle zone in search of peace

By Zahir Shah Sherazi BAKKA KHEL/FR BANNU: In her local Waziri dialect of Pashto, seven-year-old Nadia from the Khushali Tori Khel village describes the lethal hiss of US drones. “I was terrified by the bangana [buzzing] sound when it flew over our heads,” she says, …

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Senator Saleh Shah’s Son Shot Dead In Tank

DI KHAN-UNS : Some unkown armed men shot dead a son of senator from FATA in Tank on Thursday morning. According to local police, Shamsul Islam son of a FATA Senator Saleh Shah was killed in firing incident in Tank, on Thursday. The security forces …

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Ten more pilgrims die in Sehwan

DADU/ SEHWAN: As many as ten more pilgrims, going to attend the Urs celebrations of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, died in road accidents on Wednesday. According to reports, the death toll of the pilgrims has mounted to 28 in just two days. Some of the …

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