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EU’s retaliatory tariffs on US goods come into force

June 22, 2018 |

The European Union has introduced retaliatory tariffs on United States goods and launched a fresh attack on President Donald Trump's trade policy.

Addressing the Irish parliament in Dublin,European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker said duties imposed by the US on the …

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Home Secretary GB inaugurates check-post in Chilas

June 22, 2018 |

The inaugural ceremony of newly constructed Joint check-post at Goner Form in Chilas, Diamer was held on Friday.

Home Secretary Gilgit-Baltistan Jawad Akram formally inaugurated the check-post.

He said Jawans of Pak Army, Gilgit-Baltistan Scouts, Police and Frontier Constabulary will …

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Caretaker CM Balochistan chairs cabinet meeting

June 21, 2018 |

Caretaker Chief Minister Balochistan Alauddin Marri chaired cabinet meeting in Quetta today.

During the meeting, they discussed important issues including holding of free, fair and transparent elections in the province.

Chief Secretory Balochistan, Inspector General Police Balochistan and other officials …

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Efforts afoot to provide modern medical facilities to masses: GB CM

June 21, 2018 |

Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says government is making sincere efforts for the provision of modern medical facilities to people of province.

This was stated by him while talking to a delegation from Diamer called on him led by …

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Construction work of road projects in GB to start soon: Agri Minister

June 21, 2018 |

Agriculture Minister Gilgi-Baltistan Janbaz Khan says construction work of Narran-Batogah, Chilas road project will be started soon.

In an interview with our Gilgit correspondent Sher Muhammad today, he said the road will provide an alternate route to connect Naran with …

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CM lauds efforts of security forces for restoring peace in Balochistan

June 20, 2018 |

Caretaker Chief Minister Balochistan Alauddin Marri has expressed satisfaction over successful operation carried out by security forces against terrorists in Dasht area on Wednesday.

In a message, while appreciating efforts of security forces for restoring peace in the province the …

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ICC issues ranking for Men’s T20 cricket with Pakistan at top

June 14, 2018 |

In the latest rankings by the International Cricket Council of Mens T20, Pakistan top the table with 131 ratings with 3,270 points.

The ranking was issued after the Pakistan-Scotland series.

Australia are at second position with 126 and India at …

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Trump says N Korea no longer a nuclear threat

June 13, 2018 |

North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat, nor is it the biggest and most dangerous problem for the United States, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday on his return from a summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim …

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Jhagra lauds role of Salahuddin Khan for improving police services

June 13, 2018 |

The outgoing Inspector General of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police Salahuddin Khan had a farewell meeting with KP Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra in Peshawar on Wednesday.

Iqbal Zafar Jhagra lauded the role of outgoing IGP Salahuddin Khan for improving police services specially …

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Balochistan caretaker cabinet takes oath today

June 12, 2018 |

Eleven members of Balochistan caretaker cabinet will take oath at Governor House in Quetta on Tuesday.

Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai will administer the oath of office to the cabinet members.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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NRSP, ABAD sign MoU for irrigation in Barani areas of Punjab

June 12, 2018 |

National Rural Support Programme and Agency for Barani Areas Development have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Rawalpindi to facilitate peasants in water scarcity areas through alternative irrigation systems.

DG, ABAD on the occasion said that efforts are being made …

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PR announces historic package for senior citizens on Eid

June 11, 2018 |

The Pakistan Railways has announced a historic package for senior citizens on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

According to this package, the senior citizens with age of sixty-five and above can travel free of cost on the first and the second …

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