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Zainab murder : Neighbour confesses he raped,killed

KASUR -UNS- Police investigating the rape and murder case of the seven-year-old child who was found dead in a trash heap in Kasur have claimed that the child’s neighbour has confessed to have raped and killed her. According to the police, the suspect has been …

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Mehsud murder: SC orders Rao Anwar’s name to be placed on ECL

ISLAMABAD -The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered to place Rao Anwar’s name on the Exit Control List (ECL) after reports emerged that the former senior superintendent of police Malir attempted to leave the country last night. Rao was stopped from boarding a Dubai-bound flight at …

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US urges Pakistan to ‘take action’ against Kabul attackers

NEW YORK-UNS- In the wake of last week’s attack on a landmark hotel in Kabul carried out by the Taliban, the White House on Monday called on Islamabad to take action against the militant group’s leaders. At least 30 people were killed when Taliban militants …

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CCP to convene open hearing to discuss competition concerns in sugar sector

ISLAMABAD -UNS: Taking notice of the recent sugarcane procurement crisis in the country, the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) will convene an open hearing on 25 January 2018 to discuss competition concerns in the sugar sector. On 18 January 2018, CCP published a public notice …

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Russia initiated safe zones in Syria offer real chance for reconciliation: Assad

Syria’s President Bashar Assad believes that the internationally agreed de-escalation zones are a real opportunity to finally achieve peace in his war-torn country, saying, all previous initiatives have failed due to some states hindering peace by pursuing own political goals. The “foremost” aim of the …

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20 killed:Taliban militants ‘searched for foreigners’ in Kabul hotel attack

KABUL (AFP) – Taliban militants who killed at least 22 people at a luxury Kabul hotel went from room to room searching for foreigners, survivors and a security source said Monday as more details of the victims emerged. Insurgents armed with Kalashnikovs and suicide vests …

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Sharifs issuing threats to NAB, senior judiciary: Imran

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Imran Khan claimed on Monday that the Sharif family has been issuing threats to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) as well as senior judiciary, stopping them from investigating the “their billions in corruption exposed”. The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman wrote, “Sharifs after …

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President ‘rejected’ PM’s nominees for NAB prosecutor’s position, SC told

ISLAMABAD – A prosecutor general (PG) for the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has yet to be appointed because President Mamnoon Hussain rejected the five nominees put forward by the prime minister, a three-member Supreme Court (SC) bench was told on Monday. The bench, headed by …

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India not working to isolate Pakistan : Modi

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi claims that his country is not working to isolate one nation [Pakistan], underlining he will praise any country that takes action against terrorism. In an interview with the Times Now, Modi also claimed that it was wrong perception …

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Aishwarya Rai receives First Ladies Award by president Kovind

MUMBAI-UNS – Bollywood glamorous actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan received prestigious First Ladies Award by Indian President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday evening. Wearing beautiful embroidered Sabyasachi sari, Rai participated in the event during which she was congratulated by everyone for being …

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