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AJK President urges overseas nationals to highlight Kashmir dispute at int’l fora

August 19, 2018 | | Share:

AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has urged overseas Kashmiris and Pakistanis to play their effective role in highlighting Kashmir dispute in its true perspective at international fora.

He was talking to Chairman European Union Pakistan Friendship Federation Pervaiz Lossar at …

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CM Sindh, cabinet members & advisors visit Quaid’s mausoleum

August 19, 2018 |

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah along with his newly elected cabinet members and advisors visited mausoleum of father of nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah in Karachi today.

Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah laid floral wreath at Mazar …

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CM Sindh directs to ensure water supply in cities through proper management

August 19, 2018 |

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed the concerned officials to ensure water supply to Larkana, Dadu, Badin and Thatta through proper water management.

Chairing a meeting in Karachi today, he expressed serious concerns over water shortage in …

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Federal govt to distribute over Rs 14bln to tribesmen

August 19, 2018 |

The Federal government has released compensation of more than fourteen billion rupees for distribution among those people of tribal districts whose houses were damaged due to terrorism.

According to spokesman of FDMA, survey of damaged houses in South Waziristan, North …

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Board of directors meeting of Fatima Fertilizer Company Limited

August 18, 2018 |

Karachi, Fatima Fertilizer Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on August 27, 2018 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Half Yearly Accounts for the …

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CM Punjab-designate Buzdar has ability to uplift province: PM

August 18, 2018 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Chief Minister Punjab-designate Usman Buzdar has an ability to uplift the province.

In a tweet message on Saturday, he said this is the first time that Punjab will have a Chief Minister from …

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Naqeebullah murder case: ATC issues show cause notice to investigation officer

August 18, 2018 |

Anti-Terrorism Court in Karachi today (Saturday) issued show cause Notice to the investigation officer in Naqeebullah murder case for continuously non-appearing in the court.

The court expressed dismay over investigation officer, Dr. Rizwan for non-appearing on hearing in the court.…

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Business News

Judge Blocks Use of Guantanamo Bay Detainees’ Statements to FBI Interrogators

August 18, 2018 | | Share:

In the U.S. case against five Guantanamo detainees who are accused of aiding in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, a military judge has ruled that prosecutors may not use statements the detainees made to FBI interrogators after they were …

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Official News

Muslims, Hindus equally concerned about attack on Article 35-A

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News | Share:

New Delhi, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): Three Kashmiris, two Muslims and one belonging to Hindu community and hailing from Kotranka in Rajouri area of occupied Kashmir have submitted an intervention application in the Supreme Court of India seeking dismissal of …

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Company News

PSX remains bullish on Friday

August 17, 2018 | Business & Finance, Company News | Share:

The Pakistan Stock Exchange was bullish today (Friday).

The KSE-100 Index closed today (Friday) at 42446.62 points as compared to 41960.80 points on the last working day with a positive change of 485.82 points.

The total turnover was 194,194,430 as …

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Energy & Power

Federal govt to distribute over Rs 14bln to tribesmen

August 19, 2018 | Energy & Power | Share:

The Federal government has released compensation of more than fourteen billion rupees for distribution among those people of tribal districts whose houses were damaged due to terrorism.

According to spokesman of FDMA, survey of damaged houses in South Waziristan, North …

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Board Meetings

Board of directors meeting of Fatima Fertilizer Company Limited

August 18, 2018 | Board Meetings | Share:

Karachi, Fatima Fertilizer Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on August 27, 2018 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Half Yearly Accounts for the …

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Entertainment

CM Sindh, cabinet members & advisors visit Quaid’s mausoleum

August 19, 2018 | Entertainment | Share:

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah along with his newly elected cabinet members and advisors visited mausoleum of father of nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah in Karachi today.

Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah laid floral wreath at Mazar …

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