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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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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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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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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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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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Sindh Rangers arrest 3 criminals from Karachi

June 5, 2018 |

Pakistan Rangers Sindh has carried out actions in various parts of Karachi and arrested 3-criminal including a member of banned outfit.

According to a spokesman of Rangers, the actions were carried out in Itehad town and Gizrie areas of the …

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CJP visits Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences

June 5, 2018 |

Chief justice of Pakistan justice Saqib Nisar visited Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences in Islamabad today.

He went round different wards of the hospital and inquired about facilities.

Senior doctors briefed him about working and facilities of the hospital. The …

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Sindh launches smart card for registration of motor-vehicle

June 3, 2018 |

Sindh Excise and Taxation Department has completed a project to issue motor-vehicle registration smartcard instead of motor-vehicle registration book.

According to Director General of Excise and Taxation Muhammad Shabbir Shaikh, the smartcards will be issued from first of next month …

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Parliamentary committee of KP meets in Peshawar tonight

June 2, 2018 |

The six members committee of the dissolved Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly meets in Peshawar tonight (Saturday) to develop a consensus on the nomination of Caretaker Chief Minister.

Speaker of the dissolved assembly formed the committee under Article 224A of the constitution …

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