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Rangers arrest three accused in Karachi

September 21, 2018 | | Share:

Pakistan Rangers Sindh have arrested three accused during a search operation in Korangi area of Karachi.

The accused were involved in robberies, street crimes and other criminal activities. Weapons and snatched valuables have also been recovered from them.

Source: Radio …

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Russia warn US of consequences over sanctions

September 21, 2018 |

Russia has warned that United States will never be able to dictate its terms by using sanctions.

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov's remarks came after US blacklisted another 33 individuals and legal entities from Russia, who are linked to …

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China warns US to withdraw sanctions on military

September 21, 2018 |

China has termed new US sanctions on its military as unreasonable and demanded its that these sanctions be withdrawn.

Talking to reporters in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang expressed strong anger over the new United States sanctions saying …

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One terrorist killed in D.I.Khan

September 21, 2018 |

One terrorist has been killed during search operation by counter terrorism department in Dera Ismail Khan.

According to police sources, arms and ammunition were also recovered during the operation.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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CJP takes notice of Lowari Tunnel closure

September 21, 2018 |

Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of closure of Lowari Tunnel on an application of residents of Chitral.

He has sought report from Secretary Communication, Chairman National Highways Authority and Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in …

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Work on construction of 69MW Lawai hydel power station in full swing

September 21, 2018 |

In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, work on the construction of Lawai hydel power station in Chitral is in full swing.

In an interview with Radio Pakistan Peshawar correspondent, Spokesman of Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organization told that the power station will be completed …

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PTI govt believes in rights of all communities: Buzdar

September 21, 2018 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said PTI government fully believes in rights of all the communities and best facilities will be provided in the worship places of minority communities situated in Nankana Sahib and other places of the …

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Business News

Pakistan Urges China to Ease Pressure on Muslim Minority

September 21, 2018 | | Share:

Pakistan is urging China to ease pressures on the country’s Muslim minority amid warnings by rights groups that the Uighurs in China face restrictions on religious activities and mass detentions in so-called “re-education camps.”

The appeal comes as Pakistan has …

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Official News

Virgin Hyperloop One Chooses the Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as Site of Upcoming Global Promotional Film

September 21, 2018 | Official News, Press Release | Share:

Jeddah chosen as principal Mideast location for groundbreaking filming initiative by Virgin Hyperloop One

Engagement to display how hyperloop would promote Saudi economic and social modernization in concert with Vision 2030 ideals

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

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Company News

Daral Khwar Hydropower Project completed

September 18, 2018 | Business & Finance, Company News | Share:

In Swat, Daral Khwar Hydropower Project has been completed and connected with the national grid.

It is generating 36.6 megawatt electricity.

A spokesman of Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organization told our Peshawar correspondent that the project has been completed at a …

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Energy & Power

CJP takes notice of Lowari Tunnel closure

September 21, 2018 | Energy & Power | Share:

Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of closure of Lowari Tunnel on an application of residents of Chitral.

He has sought report from Secretary Communication, Chairman National Highways Authority and Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in …

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Board Meetings

Board of directors meeting of First Pak Modaraba

September 19, 2018 | Board Meetings | Share:

Karachi, First Pak Modaraba informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on October 01, 2018 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Annual Accounts for the period ended …

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Entertainment

PTI govt believes in rights of all communities: Buzdar

September 21, 2018 | Entertainment | Share:

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said PTI government fully believes in rights of all the communities and best facilities will be provided in the worship places of minority communities situated in Nankana Sahib and other places of the …

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