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Imran warns PM against social media crackdown

QUETTA -UNS : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan warned that his party would take to the streets if the federal government launched a crackdown on his party’s’ social media activists. Addressing a big gathering of supporters here on Friday, Khan said that the government …

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Nine laborers killed in Gwadar gun attack

GWADAR -UNS: At least nine laborers have been killed in a firing incident this morning in Gwadar area of Pushkan, Samaa reported on Saturday. According to details, some unknown gunmen opened fire at the laborers busy in construction of a wall in a far-flung area …

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Chaman border crossing partially reopens on eighth day

CHAMAN -UNS – The life in Chaman is gradually coming back to routine after the attack of Afghan forces on Pakistan’s census team as Bab-e-Dosti has partially reopened for the women, children and sick people on eighth day. The census activities are continuing in Chaman …

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Displaced persons in Chaman camps still waiting for govt’s help

CHAMAN -UNS – Displaced persons living in Chaman camps after the Afghan attack are still suffering from difficulties and waiting for government’s help. Thousands of people of several villages evacuated their homes as the tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan increased after the unprovoked firing of …

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Census activities suspended in Chaman

CHAMAN -UNS– Pakistan army contingents have left for Chaman border and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has been alerted of the ongoing tensions. Census activities in the villages at border area were suspended after the unprovoked firing by Afghan forces. Chaman Border crossing remains closed due …

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POLICE FOIL MOB ATTEMPT TO KILL BLASPHEMY ACCUSED IN HUB

HUB -UNS : The FC and police Thursday thwarted an attempt by mob to kill a Hindu businessman after accusing him of blasphemy here. According to reports, an angry mob gathered outside a police station located and demanded of the police to hand over a …

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Four security personnel martyred in Balochistan

QUETTA -UNS : Four FC personnel were martyred in a roadside bomb attack on their convoy in Balochistan’s Kech district Sunday evening. According to ISPR, an IED exploded near FC’s patrolling convoy in Gawak area close to Turbat town of Kech district. Officials said four …

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Ex-minister Balochistan arrested in wheat corruption case

QUETTA -UNS : The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials on Wednesday arrested former food minister Balochistan, Asfandyar Kakar. According to details, the ex-minister was arrested for alleged misappropriation of Rs292 million. He was taken into custody after a local court rejected his bail. NAB has …

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‘450 small dams constructed in Balochistan’

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Planning Development and Reforms on Wednesday was informed that 450 small dams were constructed in Balochistan for enhancing water storage capacity of the province as well as to prevent flash floods in the province. The committee met …

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Chinese ships arrive for Gwadar port security

GWADAR -UNS : China has handed over two ships to Pakistan Navy for joint security along the sea route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. The Chinese officials, who reached Gwadar aboard the ships, handed the ships over to their Pakistani counterparts at a ceremony at Gwadar …

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