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IHC orders action against Faizabad Interchange protestors

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Friday expressed its resentment over government authorities for not clearing the Faizabad Interchange from Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah protestors, who have been camped up there for last 10 days. While hearing a petition filed by the religious group, …

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SC forms bench to probe Pakistanis involved in Panama scandal

ISLAMABAD-UNS – Supreme Court (SC) has on Thursday formed a 2-member bench to probe the involvement of all the Pakistanis in Panama Papers scandal. The bench has been formed upon the appeals filed by Jamaat Islami (JI) chief and Advocate Tariq Asad. Justice Ijaz Afzal …

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IHC directs religious parties to call off Faizabad sit-in

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has on Thursday directed the religious parties to call off their sit-in that is being staged in Faizabad. The hearing on petition filed by the Tehreek Labaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLYRA) to make public the report of …

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Hajj policy 2018: PM Abbasi issues directives

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has directed the Ministry of Religious Affairs to immediately convene a meeting for early finalization of policy options for Hajj 2018. Addressing a meeting on Hajj policy in Islamabad, he said after approval from the Cabinet, the process of …

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15 bullet-riddled bodies found in Turbat

QUETTA -UNS– At least fifteen bullet-riddled bodies were found on a mountain in Balochistan s Turbat district on Wednesday morning. According to Turbat Assistant Commissioner, the bodies were spotted by the locals. Levies personnel immediately arrived at the scene and shifted them to the District …

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SP,three family members gunned down in Quetta

QUETTA -UNS: At least four people, including a senior police officer, were killed in an ambush on his vehicle in Quetta on Wednesday. The gun attack took place in Nawan Killi area of the city. According to initial reports, SP Investigation Muhammad Ilyas was going …

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It was already decided to punish me at any cost: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD-UNS – Disqualified Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday has said that it was already decided to punish him at any cost as he appeared in accountability court hearing National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references against him. Talking to media at Judicial Complex, Nawaz Sharif …

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NA summoned to meet on Nov.16 at 4pm

ISLAMABAD -UNS: The President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan has been pleased to summon the Session of the National Assembly on Thursday, 16th November, 2017 at 4: p.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad. The President has summoned the National Assembly Session in exercise of …

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More rain, snowfall likely over hilly areas

ISLAMABAD: The Met Office has forecast more rain and thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills at scattered places in upper Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir during the next twelve hours. However, dense foggy condition is expected in some plain areas of Punjab. Temperature …

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Punjab govt fails to collect adequate data on pollution despite massive funding

LAHORE -UNS – Environment Protection Department is reported on Tuesday to be lacking required data and statistics to take steps for a cleaner environment at a time when Punjab is struggling with poisonous smog. According to a report compiled here at Dunya News, a station …

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