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Pakpattan DPO transfer case: Punjab CM tenders unconditional apology to SC

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Following the orders of Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Monday appeared before the Supreme Court in Pakpattan District Police Officer (DPO) Rizwan Gondal’s transfer case. Chief Justice, who is heading a three-judge bench, called …

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Bengali, Afghan migrants to get ID cards, passports

KARACHI-uns-Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced that the government will issue national identity cards and passports to immigrants from Bangladesh and Afghanistan. He announced this while addressing a fundraising event for dam construction during his first official visit to Karachi on Sunday. The PM said …

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Maintenance of lavish residences of Punjab govt officials cost 10 billion a year

LAHORE -UNS-With more than 19 thousand servants, lavish and extravagant government residences spread over the land on 8975 kanals worth more than 403 billion rupees and with residential and camp office’s repair and renovations cost hundreds of millions after every two years from discretionary developmental …

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Kulsoom Nawaz laid to rest at Jati Umra

LAHORE -UNS – Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, wife former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim league-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif, was laid to rest in Jati Umra next to the resting place of her father-in-law Mian Sharif and brother-in-law Abbas Sharif. Her funeral prayers had been offered …

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Will run govt on merit: Accountability inevitable for progress: PM

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday while addressing civil servants in Islamabad stressed that accountability is inevitable for progress. He maintained that Pakistan is facing major challenges and held an assurance to civil servants that they will be protected from political interference and …

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Govt not increasing gas, electricity tariffs: Fawad Ch

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The federal govt has on Thursday decided against hiking gas and electricity tariffs, federal minister for information and broadcasting Fawad Ch told media persons. He made it crystal clear that no such proposal was under consideration. The minister also dispelled a report …

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Kulsoom’s funeral prayers on Friday evening

LAHORE -UNS – The funeral prayers of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz will be offered at Sharif Medical City Friday evening, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb said Thursday. The funeral prayers will be offered at 5pm on Friday and Rasm-e-Quul would take place at Jati …

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PM,President,CJ,COAS condoles Kulsoom’s death, directs legal assistance

ISLAMABAD-UNS- Prime Minister Imran Khan ,President,CJ,COAS on Tuesday expressed sorrow over sad demise of Kulsoom Nawaz, the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz s (PML-N) leader and three-time premier Nawaz Sharif s wife (PML-N). As per details garnered, Khan termed late Kulsoom Nawaz courageous woman. He said, “Sad …

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Bailable arrest warrants issued for Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s arrest

LAHORE -UNS- Bailable arrest warrants have been issued for former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in a case of leaking sensitive information. Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Dawn reporter Cyril Almeida have also been issued notices by the Lahore High Court. On June 26, …

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Dar, wife’s passports reportedly cancelled by federal govt

ISLAMABAD -UNS- The passports of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former federal finance minister Ishaq Dar have been reportedly cancelled by the federal government. Sources privy to development stated passport of Dar’s better half has also been cancelled. The cancellation of passport means …

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