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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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KP govt to provide maximum relief to masses: Caretaker CM

June 11, 2018 |

Caretaker Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dost Muhammad Khan says his government will try its best to provide maximum relief to the public.

Addressing a function in Peshawar on Monday, he said public funds will be spent on welfare of the …

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Caretaker CM Punjab pays visit to Mazar-e-Iqbal

June 9, 2018 |

Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hassan Askari Razvi paid a visit to Mazar-e-Iqbal in Lahore on Saturday.

He laid floral wreath on the grave of the national poet, offered fateha and prayed for the country's security and prosperity.

Later, writing …

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Our responsibility is to ensure free, fair elections: Caretaker CM Sindh

June 8, 2018 |

Caretaker Chief Minister Sindh Fazl-ur-Rehman has said that our responsibility is to ensure holding of free, fair and transparent elections.

Talking to media outside Mazar-e Quaid in Karachi today (Friday), he said a cell has also been established at the …

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Budget to put area on path of rapid development: GB FM

June 8, 2018 |

Gilgit-Baltistan Finance Minister Muhammad Akbar Taban says a record budget with total outlay of 63.856 billion rupees will put the area on path of rapid development.

Talking to media persons in Gilgit on Friday, he said that top priority has …

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NAB initiates investigation against Ziaullah Jan of Bajaur

June 8, 2018 |

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has initiated investigation against Ziaullah Jan of Bajaur for looting public in the name of Islamic Business, Mazaraba.

A press release of NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Peshawar today said the accused deprived a …

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EU Pledges Funds To Help Bosnia Meet Migrant Crisis

June 7, 2018 |

The European Commission says it will provide Bosnia-Herzegovina with 1.5 million euros ($1.8 million) to help it cope with an influx of refugees and migrants crossing its borders on their way to Western Europe.

The European Union's aid commissioner, Christos …

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PAKISTAN’S ANTI-GRAFT AGENCY ORDERS PROBE OF FORMER PMS OVER LNG TERMINAL

June 7, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan's anti-corruption agency has approved an inquiry into former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his predecessor Nawaz Sharif over a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal project, the agency said on Wednesday.

The news comes less than a week …

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US should stop detaining migrants, separating children: UN

June 6, 2018 |

The United Nations called on the United States on Tuesday to stop detaining irregular migrant families and separating children on its frontier with Mexico, saying this broke the law.

Several hundred children crossing the southern U.S. border have been held …

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