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Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
ISLAMABAD: Expressing satisfaction over the increased security cooperation between Pakistan and Afghanistan, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said that the visits of Chief of the Army Chief (COAS) General Raheel Sharif to Afghanistan proved ...
 
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RAWALPINDI: As many as 19 people, including four soldiers of the Frontier Constabulary (FC), died in separate rain-related incidents across the country on Monday.
Four soldiers of the paramilitary Frontier Constabulary (FC) were killed and three ...
 
 
Ansar Abbasi
ISLAMABAD: An IMF working paper has supported the Islamic banking system, found it a better performer during financial panics and suggested that greater financial inclusion of faith-based groups may enhance the stability of the banking ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: The Senate on Monday unanimously passed four bills. These include the Anti Honour Killings Laws (Criminal Laws Amendment) Bill 2014, Anti Rape Laws (Criminal Laws Amendment) Act 2013, Privatisation Commission (Amendment) Bill and Bill ...
 
 
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ISLAMABAD: The Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, on Monday alleged that the PPP and JUI-F were involved in horse-trading, dubbing the government’s move to bring the 22nd Amendment a drama. He said he had spoken to PPP Chairman ...
 
 
Faisal Kamal Pasha
ISLAMABAD: Justice Noorul Haq N Qureshi of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) here on Monday issued notices to the federal government through the Ministry of Interior and district magistrate Islamabad seeking their reply in Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi’s ...
 
 
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ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Monday approved the revised upward land acquisition cost for the construction of Diamer Bhasha Dam from Rs60 billion to Rs101.372 billion.
The meeting presided over by ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: Sindh and Punjab have written letters to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), requesting it to initiate the process of demarcation of constituencies and make other arrangements necessary for the local bodies elections. Punjab wrote ...
 
 
Syed Bukhar Shah
PESHAWAR: Six Members of the National Assembly (MNAs) from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) have formed their own group and decided to vote together for the same candidates during the upcoming Senate election.
This has forced the ...
 
 
Sabir Shah
LAHORE: While over 100 countries, including Pakistan, have till date been affected by the pandemic Swine Flu, numerous global celebrities like Costa Rica’s President Oscar Arias Sanchez, famous Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor, former British Premier ...
 
 
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Former ambassador
Today Indian Foreign Secretaries S Jai Shankar will be arriving in Pakistan as part of Saarc Yatra. Though a breakthrough initiated by India, the outcome is not likely to be seminal in the overall relationships between the two ...
 
 
our crime correspondent
ISLAMABAD: Taking strong notice of the news item about the security of 23rd March Parade, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has expressed displeasure on Islamabad police, a spokesman of the Interior Ministry said. Linking the seizure of ...
 
 
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NOWSHERA: Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) chief Sirajul Haq Monday said the government had launched the action against seminaries to appease US and Western countries.
Speaking at a historic and culture show here, Sirajul Haq said that campaign against ...
 
 
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LAHORE: Speakers at a conference warned that state and Islam are indispensible to each other in Pakistan otherwise the state would never achieve the very objectives for which it was created.
Addressing the annual ‘Shuhada-e-Nabuwwat conference’ ...
 
 
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LAHORE: The newly-elected president of the Lahore High Court Bar Association, Pir Masood Chishti, has said the legal fraternity would never accept the establishment of military courts.
Speaking at a ceremony held in the honour of the ...
 
 

RAWALPINDI: For any possible flood in Nullah Leh, Army troops have been put on alert in Rawalpindi to respond instantly for rescue efforts, the ISPR said.
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