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MIRANSHAH: The Chief of the Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif, has said the terrorists’ infrastructure in the North Waziristan Agency has been destroyed and they will never be able to return to the area.
The army chief visited North Waziristan ...
 
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BANNU: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif says his government will build 2,000 homes for internally displaced persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan Agency (NWA).
He said terrorists were trying to cause an irreparable damage to Pakistan, adding ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: Six militants were killed when security forces thwarted a cross-border attack on their checkpost near the Afghan border, officials said on Wednesday.
“About 70 to 80 terrorists physically attacked the post, six terrorists were killed ...
 
 
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PESHAWAR: The United Kingdom-based Bureau of Investigative Journalism has been able to record the names of more than 700 people reportedly killed by the CIA-operated drones in Pakistan and nearly half of them are stated to be civilians.
The ...
 
 
Tahir Khalil
ISLAMABAD: Article 245 of the Constitution has been invoked in the federal capital for new security arrangements and soldiers have assumed stand-by position (full preparedness) in aid of the civil administration.
The government had approved ...
 
 
M Waqar Bhatti
KARACHI: Rescuers on Thursday recovered the bodies of 23 people who drowned at different recreational points in the rough sea here on Tuesday and Wednesday. The search operation for many others, believed to have drowned, was called off till Friday ...
 
 

MURREE: Due to a large number of visitors and tourists flocking the hilly tourist spot on the third day of Eidul Fitr, the administration has banned the entry of more visitors to the area.Moreover, traffic here remained blocked for around 13 ...
 
 
Mazhar Abbas
Though belated, the PML-N government’s decision to invite the main opposition leader, Imran Khan, to talks in a bid to defuse the rising political tension in the country is a step in the right direction, but the move should be meaningful and not ...
 
 
Mushtaq Paracha
NOWSHERA: Vowing to go ahead with the planned long march on August 14 announced by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak on Thursday said handing over Islamabad to the army was indicative of the ...
 
 

GUJRANWALA: Three minor siblings who had arrived at aunt’s house to celebrate Eid second day were electrocuted by the flow of current in a utility pole.
The tragedy took place near Kohluwala area. According to media reports, 10-year-old boy came ...
 
 
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LARKANA: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah has said that the people of Sindh were still suffering due to loadshedding while the federal government had made tall claims of ending loadshedding in three months.
He expressed these views after ...
 
 
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WANA: Two security forces men were among seven people killed in four different road accidents, sources said on Thursday.
It was learn a security forces convoy was proceeding to Dera Ismail Khan from the Razmak town of the North Waziristan ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: Germany on Thursday announced one million euro assistance for the relief activities of the World Food Programme (WFP) in Pakistan.
The German embassy, in a statement here, said the goals of the assistance were to enhance food security ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Tehreek-i-Insaf Imran Khan on Thursday reiterated his demand for mid-term elections, vowed to move ahead with his planned ‘million march’ towards capital if his party’s demand for the early polls was not accepted by the ...
 
 

GAZA/WASHINGTON: Israeli shelling killed at least 15 Palestinians sheltering in an UN-run school on Wednesday, Gaza’s Health Ministry said, with no ceasefire in sight after more than three weeks of fighting.
Some 3,300 Palestinians, including ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD/LAHORE: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says the PTI chief Imran Khan should clarify his agenda behind the long march on Independence Day. In an interview on Thursday, the premier said revolution could be brought only through democracy.
He ...
 
 

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif here the other day. According to media reports, during the meeting matters relating to the country’s political situation, Imran Khan’s Azadi march, IDPs and other ...
 
 
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CHAKDARA: Six people, including the brother of a former provincial minister, were killed when unidentified gunmen stormed the hujra of a leader of the Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) in the Gulabad village in Chakdara in Lower Dir district on Monday, on ...
 
 
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WASHINGTON, DC: After a bitter partisan debate, Republicans in the House of Representatives passed a measure that will let House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio sue President Barack Obama for failing to implement parts of the Affordable Care Act ...
 
 
Murtaza Ali Shah
LONDON: In a relief to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), the Scotland Yard extended the bail of MQM chief Altaf Hussain and his 52-year-old cousin with regard to money-laundering and Dr Imran Farooq murder investigations.
The MQM leader was ...
 
 

WASHINGTON: A six-week Pakistan Army offensive has succeeded in disrupting the militant groups that have long enjoyed free rein in the rugged North Waziristan, Obama administration officials say.
According to US media reports, but proof of the ...
 
 

WASHINGTON: The United States has said Pakistan-India relations are likely to be a subject of discussion between Secretary of State John Kerry and his hosts in New Delhi and that Washington wants the two South Asian countries to take steps towards ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar has said talks will be held with the Swiss authorities for bringing back $200 billion to Pakistan which have been siphoned off to the Swiss banks.Talking to media men here on Thursday, the minister said ...