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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa takes major step to curb usury, corruption

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly approved a new law on Monday, declaring usury business as unlawful. According to the law, anyone found guilty of doing business of usury can face up to five year of jail term and a Rs500, 000 fine. Usury is the …

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PML-N workers storm Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly

PESHAWAR: Workers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Sunday stormed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly as they protested against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan’s call for march towards Raiwind. According to our correspondent, dozens of PML-N workers, who were chanting slogans against Imran Khan, climbed the …

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Escaped terrorists are taking refuge on Afghan border: Ch Nisar

MARDAN :Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Saturday said that action against terrorists’ facilitators is underway while escaped militants are taking shelter on Afghan border. Talking to media after meeting Mardan court blast’s victims that killed 14 people and wounded more than 50, Chaudhry Nisar …

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Mardan court blast: Markets closed, lawyers observe strike in KPK

MARDAN : A day after suicide attack at Mardan district court, lawyers across the province are observing strike on the call of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Bar Council today (Saturday). At least 14 people were killed and more than 50 wounded on Friday morning after a suicide bomber …

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CPEC route was decided secretly, alleges Pervez Khattak

SWABI -UNS – Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak on Thursday said that the route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridors was selected secretly without letting know opposition parties. Talking to a groundbreaking ceremony of Swat Motorway in Swabi, KP CM said that Swat motorway …

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Six terrorists killed in Khyber Agency

KHYBER AGENCY (Dunya News) – Pakistan Army operated in Khyber Agency and Hangu on Sunday and killed 6 terrorists, arrested 10 as they also recovered arms and explosives. Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) issued a statement that Army operated in Rajgal Valley, Sattar Kalay, Naray …

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CM KPK forms committee to look into problems of Afghan refugees

PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has ordered to form a committee comprising representatives of Home, Police, Special Branch, Education to look into problems of Afghan refugees. Retired bureaucrat and former Ambassador to Kabul Rustam Shah Mohmand will be a coordinator and head of …

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Enthusiasm on peak as nation celebrates Independence Day

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The nation celebrates Independence Day today (Sunday) with a renewed pledge to safeguard the motherland against any threat and make it a true Islamic welfare state as envisioned by its founding father Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. The celebrations of Independence Day officially …

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Gang of newborns’ abductors busted

PESHAWAR -UNS : The district police on Friday claimed to have busted seven-member gang including males and females who were involved in heinous crime of abducting newborns from hospitals and later selling them. In a major breakthrough, Peshawar police arrested the seven-member of the gang …

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Traffic Warden Suspended For Fining PTI MNA Murad Saeed’s Father

SWAT: A traffic warden was suspended for fining the father of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Murad Saeed over violation of traffic laws in Swat here on Thursday. The move angered the young PTI MNA, who reportedly used his influence in the provincial government to get …

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