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Healthcare system to be more improved in upcoming days in Balochistan

January 3, 2017 |

In Balochistan, healthcare system would be more improved in upcoming days.

This was stated by Secretary Health Noor-ul-Haq Baloch during his visit to Chagai.

He said health department would conduct an assessment to find out reasons of expending Thalassemia disease …

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Marriyum Aurangzeb wishes nation safe and happy 2017

January 2, 2017 |

Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Marriyum Aurangzeb has wished the nation a safe and happy 2017. She supplicated to Allah that he may shower his infinite blessings on the people of Pakistan and bestow upon each …

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GOVT CHALKS OUT PLAN TO CONSTRUCT ADDITIONAL CLASSROOMS IN SCHOOLS: CM

December 25, 2016 |

Shahbaz Sharif reviews progress on matters of ''Khadim-e- Punjab Schools Program.

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif says the government chalked out a plan costing billions of rupees to construct additional classrooms in schools.

This he stated while chairing a meeting …

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COMMANDER ALONG WITH 11 FERRARIS SURRENDERS

December 25, 2016 |

A commander of banned outfit Hairo Alias Shojaz along with eleven Ferraris has surrendered arms to FC's Commandant Brigadier Amjad Ali in Dera Murad Jamali District of Balochistan on Sunday evening.

On this occasion Shojaz and his companions vowed to …

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The Assassination of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov

December 19, 2016 |

The United States condemns the assassination today in Ankara of Russian Ambassador Andrey Karlov. Our thoughts and prayers are with his loved ones, the Russian people, and with the other victims who were injured in this shooting.

We stand ready …

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SYRIA: 10 EVACUEES’ BUSES LEAVE BESIEGED VILLAGES NEAR IDLIB

December 19, 2016 |

In Syria, ten buses left the besieged villages of al-Foua and Kefraya near Idlib on Monday carrying evacuees through rebel-held territory toward Aleppo.

According to Syrian state media, the evacuation of wounded and other civilians from the villages is a …

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TURKEY HONOURS ALLAMA MUHAMMAD IQBAL; AWARD FOR “SERVICE TO ISLAM” Islamabad: December 17, 2016.

December 17, 2016 |

Pakistan's national poet-philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal has been honoured in Turkey, through the conferment of the Dost Award for Service to Islam. Iqbal's grandson, Walid Iqbal, received the award on behalf of the Iqbal family, says a press release received …

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Innovation and Technology Can Help Pakistan Become an Export Powerhouse

December 13, 2016 |

Islamabad, December 13, 2016 (PPI-OT): South Asia could become the fastest growing exporting region of the world if authorities in Pakistan and its South Asian neighbours implement a set of policy actions aimed at improving the business environment, connecting to …

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Innovation and Technology Can Help Pakistan Become an Export Powerhouse

December 13, 2016 |

Islamabad, December 13, 2016 (PPI-OT): South Asia could become the fastest growing exporting region of the world if authorities in Pakistan and its South Asian neighbours implement a set of policy actions aimed at improving the business environment, connecting to …

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FINANCE MINISTER CHAIRS ECC Islamabad

December 13, 2016 |

The Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet today at the PM Office.

ECC approved a summary submitted by the Finance Division regarding lifting of withholding tax …

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World Bank declares pause to protect Indus Waters Treaty

December 12, 2016 |

Washington, December 12, 2016 (PPI-OT): The World Bank Group today announced a pause in the separate processes initiated by India and Pakistan under the Indus Waters Treaty to allow the two countries to consider alternative ways to resolve their disagreements.…

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Erdogan Arrives In Uzbekistan For Talks

November 18, 2016 |

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has paid his respects at the grave of former Uzbek President Islam Karimov, who died earlier this year after more than 25 years running the Central Asian country.

Erdogan on November 18 met with acting …

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