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ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan says there will be zero tolerance for incitement to violence by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on November 30.
“All necessary corrective and restraining measures will be taken in the case ...
 
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Mehtab Haider
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar said on Saturday that the government was trying its best for earliest appointment of new chief election commissioner (CEC).
The extended deadline given by the Supreme Court of Pakistan is going to expire ...
 
 
Usman Manzoor
ISLAMABAD: Contrary to what he preaches in his daily speeches, blood is also thicker than water for the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan too in politics.
First the dedicated workers of the PTI were replaced by family members by ...
 
 
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LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said the tragic deaths of innocent babies in hospitals of Vehari and Sargodha are intolerable.
He said the persons responsible have shown criminal negligence and deserve no leniency.
The chief ...
 
 
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PESHAWAR: The city police have been ordered to compile lists of individuals and groups involved in illegal occupation of properties and spreading terror in the urban areas by brandishing weapons on purpose.
A source said the city police force ...
 
 
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TIMERGARA: Two students were killed and 11 sustained injuries when a teacher aiming to park his car ran over the pupils during school assembly in Government Higher Secondary School in Mayar Jandol area in Lower Dir on Saturday, witnesses and police ...
 
 
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LAHORE: A security guard of a matchbox factory shot at and injured two children in Shahdra Town Police limits on Saturday. Police registered the case against the guard and shifted the children to a hospital. Waleed, 12 and Suleman, 9 were playing ...
 
 
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PESHAWAR: Motorbike riding will be banned in Peshawar today as part of strict security arrangements for the anti-polio vaccination campaign.
Deputy Commissioner Zahirul Islam has banned the motorbike riding in the district from 8am to 5pm. The ...
 
 
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CHARSADDA: Unidentified gunmen shot dead a prayer leader in the jurisdiction of the Mandani Police Station, police said on Saturday. They said the gunmen opened fire inside a mosque in Sahib Gul Mahal area in Charsadda, killing Maulana Muhammad ...
 
 
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LAHORE: A 30-year-old unknown man was found dead in nullah in Green Town police limits on Saturday. Police removed the body to the morgue. Police was informed about the deceased by a passer-by. According to Police, no wound or mark of injury was ...
 
 
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LANDIKOTAL: A man was killed over an old enmity in Sheen Pokh village in Loey Shalman here on Saturday, tribal sources said.
The sources said that armed men opened fire on one Haji Khan Shalmani, killing him on the spot. The reason behind the ...
 
 
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PESHAWAR: A rally of unique and classic cars concluded here on Saturday after passing through various cities and towns from Karachi to Khyber.
Starting from Karachi on November 12 as part of the Third Annual Cross Country Vintage Cars Rally, the ...
 
 
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SUKKUR: The body of a missing child was found in a gunny bag here on Saturday.
Reports said a five-years-old boy Nasir, son of Amir Bakhsh Kanhar had gone mysteriously missing from his house in village Hassu Kanhar two days ago.
According to ...
 
 
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SUKKUR: Four people, including two married women, were killed on the pretext of Karo-Kari near here on Saturday.
Reports said accused Dhani Bakhsh Domki in village Naseer Domki of Bakhshapur in Jacobabad witnessed his sister-in-law Aal Khatoon ...
 
 
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PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak said on Saturday that work would start on all small and medium hydel power stations in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and 20 megawatts electricity would be added to the national grid in the next three months.
He was ...
 
 
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LAHORE: Pakistan’s rapidly growing population rate and number of births every year can only be controlled by the efficient and quick implementations of family planning schemes in the overpopulated country.
Unless this rate is controlled, the ...
 
 

RAWALPINDI: Special envoy of Amir of Qatar Abdul Hadi Mana Al-Hajri called on Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif. Matters of mutual interest and promotion of bilateral relations were discussed in the meeting.
Talking to the special ...
 
 
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DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Five persons, including a woman, were killed and 10 others sustained injuries in separate road accidents in the district on Saturday, official sources said.
The sources said that Muhammad Ihsan, Muhammad Yaseen and Maryam Bibi ...
 
 
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LAHORE: FIA Immigration officials at Allama Iqbal Airport Saturday arrested three Pakistanis deported from Kuwait, Tanzania and Hong Kong for illegal entry.
Gulbaz was deported from Kuwait, Muhammad Yousaf from Tanzania and Sikandar Hayat from ...
 
 
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MARDAN: Women from a family of Madi Baba area in Takht Bahi tehsil Saturday staged protest outside Mardan Press Club against local police.
The protesters said the local police, particularly station house officer (SHO) of Takht Bhai, were ...
 
 
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PESHAWAR: The Special Persons Development Association (SPDA) on Saturday asked the government to implement the laws and rules to ensure welfare and respect for the rights of disabled people.
Addressing a seminar at the Peshawar Press Club, SPDA ...
 
 
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KARAK: On the directives of the chief minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and chief secretary, the administration of Takht Nusrati tehsil launched a grand anti-encroachment on the both sides of the Indus Highway and demolished more than a dozen shops and ...
 
 

KHANEWAL: Two labourers were killed after being hit by a crane while working in a factory on Khanewal-Kabeerwala Road here on Saturday.
According to police, a hook of the crane fell on Muhammad Arif and Saleem while they were working in the ...
 
 

CHAMAN: Frontier Corps (FC) on Thursday arrested seven Afghan nationals under Foreign Act here near Pak-Afghan border.
According to FC spokesman, these Afghan national were apprehended by the FC personnel during checking, because they had ...
 
 
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LAHORE: Sanda police claimed to have arrested a drug peddler and recovered 1kg charas on Saturday. Police have registered a case against the accused and started investigations. The accused was identified as Tanveer alias ...
 
 
Imdad Soomro
KARACHI: Hyderabad Board of Revenue authorities have lodged complaint against nine encroachers after the notice of Supreme Court of Pakistan regarding the encroachment of land of Hyderabad Sabzi Mandi, graveyard and other government land in ...
 
 
Amir Mir
ISLAMABAD: A day after al-Qaeda mourned the “martyrdom” of two Jamaat-e-Islami-linked Pakistani jehadis in US drone attacks in North Waziristan, the Islamic State-linked Commander Omar Khalid Khurasani has also lamented “the tragic loss” of Major ...
 
 
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LAHORE: National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq Saturday announced the internship facility of short period in parliamentary studies to graduate female students of all colleges and universities at Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Affairs, ...
 
 
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NOWSHERA: A man was killed and two persons sustained injuries in a firing incident in the limits of Nowshera Kalan Police Station on Saturday, official sources said. Wajid Gul reported to the police that he along with his wife Asmat Bibi had gone ...
 
 

Qadri to address public at Bhakkar today
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BHAKKAR: Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) chief Dr Allama Tahirul Qadri will arrive here today.
During his visit, Dr Tahirul Qadri will address a public gathering at Jamil Stadium. ...
 
 

Seminary student molested
From Our Correspondent
BUREWALA: A seminary student was allegedly molested by his teacher at Shadman Colony.
Hafiz Muhammad Amir of Chak 21/EB, Arifwala, was studying at a local seminary. Zahoor Ahmad, a ...
 
 

7 held for doing wheelie
From Our Correspondent
CHAKWAL: Sadar police on Saturday arrested seven youngsters for doing wheelie in separate incidents at Mureed village.
They include Zeeshan Yaseen of Oudherwal village, Danial Saleem of ...
 
 

Sharifs like sycophantic attitude: Khosa
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DERA GHAZI KHAN: Senior politician Sardar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa has said that he will soon visit four provinces to unite the PML-N, while the Sharif brothers only like ...
 
 

Man killed, cop injured in accident
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FAISALABAD: A man was killed in an accident near Bhikki village on Saturday.
Mazharul Haq and a police party of Muridwala comprising ASI Iqbal and constable Arshad was going to ...
 
 

All set for PTI’s today meeting in Gujranwala
From Our Correspondent
GUJRANWALA: Arrangements have been finalised for the PTI public meeting to be held at Sports Stadium on November 23.
A large number of chairs have been placed in the ...
 
 

2 brothers among 5 killed in Kasur accidents
From Our Correspondent
KASUR: Five people, including two brothers, were killed in separate road accidents here on Saturday.
Muhammad Ramzan was on his way by a bike when his bike collided with a ...
 
 

DPO sacks five cops
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MULTAN: Khanewal District Police Officer Rana Ayaz Salim Saturday sacked an ASI and four constables for negligence in investigation of cases.
The DPO also withheld service of Mian Channu City ...
 
 

Dacoit killed in ‘encounter’
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MUZAFFARGARH: A dacoit was killed in a police ‘encounter’ in the jurisdiction of Shahjamal police station on Saturday.
According to DPO Rai Zameer ul Haq four robbers of Khalidi Khaokari ...
 
 

Indians visit Gurdwara Janamasthan
From Our Correspondent
NANKANA SAHIB: A four-member delegation of Golden Temple Amritsar led by Sardar Tarminder Singh visited Gurdwara Janamasthan on Saturday.
They performed their religious rituals. ...
 
 

Widow shot dead
From Our Correspondent
OKARA: A widow was shot dead at Bareet village on Saturday.
Sumera Bibi contracted marriage with Nazeer Ahmad but he died after some time. Nazeer’s brothers accused Iqbal, Shameer and Hameed had ...
 
 

ASI thrashed by rickshaw driver
From Our Correspondent
PAKPATTAN: A rickshaw driver with his accomplices thrashed an assistant sub-inspector and tore his uniform.
Minhas, the rickshaw driver, was going to the shrine of Baba Fariduddin ...
 
 

Woman shot dead for ‘honour’
From Our Correspondent
TOBA TEK SINGH: A married woman was shot dead for ‘honour’ at Mull Fatyana village, Kamalia, on Friday night.
According to police, Asma, a mother of two children, eloped with a boy some ...