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FBR collects over Rs31bn with tax returns of 2020 fiscal year

December 27, 2020 |

Federal Board of Revenue has collected over 31 billion rupees with tax returns of the fiscal year of 2020 as compared to 16 billion in 2019. In a tweet, FBR said over two point two million tax returns have so far been filed by the people which show significant improvement in filing of returns.   […]

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All out efforts will be made to facilitate journalists: CM

December 27, 2020 |

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said provincial government believes in freedom of expression. In a message of felicitation to Karachi Press Club on Sunday, he said all out efforts will be made to facilitate journalists in discharge of their professional duties.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Punjab Govt decides to expedite plantation campaign under Billion Tree Tsunami Program

December 27, 2020 |

Punjab government has decided to expedite plantation campaign under Billion Tree Tsunami Program in the province and saplings will be planted on the banks of canals and roads. This was decided during a meeting with Minister for Forests Sardar Sibtain Khan in the chair in Lahore on Sunday. Sardar Sibtain Khan said fruit bearing trees […]

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Federal capital records 136 fresh corona cases in last 24 hours: NCOC

December 27, 2020 |

COVID-19 cases continued to surge in the federal capital as 136 new Corona cases were reported from the city during the last 24 hours, National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Sunday. According to an official of NCOC, as many as 137 cases were reported on Saturday while 123 cases were reported on Friday. […]

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CM KPK directs for completion of ongoing hydel development projects

December 27, 2020 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has directed for completion of ongoing hydel development projects under fast track policy across the province. Presiding over a meeting of Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organization in Peshawar today (Sunday), he said completion of all the small hydel projects is top priority of the government to make Khyber Pakhtunkhwa self-sufficient […]

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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

December 27, 2020 |

Lahore, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under: Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 19800 cusecs and Outflows 45000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 6200 cusecs and Outflows 6200 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows […]

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Terrorists fire raid on Frontier Corps Balochistan post in Sharig, Harnai, Balochistan late last night

December 27, 2020 |

Rawalpindi, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Terrorists’ fire raid on Frontier Corps Balochistan post in Sharig, Harnai, Balochistan late last night. During intense exchange of fire, 7 brave soldiers embraced shahadat while repulsing raiding terrorists. Area has been cordoned off and escape routes have been blocked to apprehend fleeing miscreants. A large scale search and clearance […]

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A Pakistan Army Aviation helicopter crashed due to technical reasons during casualty evacuation in Minimarg, Gilgit Baltistan today

December 27, 2020 |

Rawalpindi, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): A Pakistan Army Aviation helicopter crashed due to technical reasons during casualty evacuation in Minimarg, Gilgit Baltistan today. The helicopter was evacuating body of shaheed soldier Sepoy Abdul Qadeer to CMH Skardu. Following officers and soldiers embraced Shahadat in the crash 1. Pilot Major M. Hussain 2. Co Pilot Maj […]

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Weather Forecast

December 27, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation A westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country and may persist in upper parts till Monday. Sunday Rain (snowfall over hills) is expected in upper Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, upper Punjab, Islamabad, Gilgit- Baltistan and Kashmir. Snowfall is also expected in Murree, Nathia Gali and Galyat during this […]

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PDM trying to blackmail PM through public meetings: Shibli

December 27, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Syed Shibli Faraz says that government will never offer any kind of NRO to opposition. In a video message about the statements of Marriyum Nawaz and Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the information minister said that souls of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and Benazir Bhutto must be […]

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Half of collections being used for debt repayment: PM

December 27, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government has very little left to spend on the people due to the half of collections being used for debt repayment. In a facebook post on Sunday, the Prime Minister said he is well aware of the needs of the people but when corrupt […]

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Pakistan’s trade with Africa reaches $ 4.18 billion

December 27, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood says Pakistan’s trade with African countries has reached 4.18 billion dollars in 2019-20, which was increased by seven percent as compared to the previous year (2018-19). In an interview, he said as a result of Pakistan’s new engagement with […]

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