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Shahbaz Sharif challenged NA-249 Karachi results in SHC

August 7, 2018 |

President Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) Mian Shahbaz Sharif challenged the results of NA-249 Karachi in Sindh High Court on Tuesday.

In a constitutional petition filed through his lawyer he pleaded that there were massive irregularities found in counting of votes …

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Scholarships would be provided to talented students: Haider

August 6, 2018 |

AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan says scholarships would be provided to the talented students besides financial assistance to the poor students.

It was decided at a meeting about Cadet College Muzaffarabad in Muzaffarabad today.

He said the government …

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CPEC to boost trade activities: Achakzai

August 5, 2018 |

Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai has said that completion of China Pakistan Economic Corridor project will boost trade activities and economic progress not only in Balochistan and Pakistan, but in the entire region.

He was addressing the inaugural ceremony of …

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LHC constitutes full bench to hear petition filed against conviction of Nawaz, family

August 4, 2018 |

Chief Justice Lahore High Court, Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali has constituted a full member bench to hear the petition filed against conviction of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and captain retired Muhammad Safdar.

The bench comprising Justice Shamas Mehmood Mirza, …

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Pakistan to host Asian Futsal in Dec

August 4, 2018 |

Pakistan will host Asian Futsal Championship in December this year at Pakistan Sports Complex.

This was decided in the Pakistan Futsal Federation general council meeting held under the chairmanship of its President Haji Tariq Mehmood.

Chairman, PFF, Malik Mehrban Ali, …

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Met Office forecasts hot, humid weather

August 3, 2018 |

Mainly hot and humid weather is expected in most parts of the country.

However, rain-thundershower with gusty winds is expected at isolated places in Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad

August 3, 2018 |

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

Secretary Pompeo met with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir to congratulate the new government and all of the Malaysian people on competitive elections and the peaceful transition of authority between governments. They discussed …

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First European Championships began in Glasgow

August 2, 2018 |

The first European Championships 2018, a multi-sport event has begun in Glasgow.

The European Championships involve 4,500 athletes from 52 nations and is being co-hosted with Berlin.

It is a 'mini-Olympics' for the continent featuring some of the biggest names …

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Govt constructing RCC Bridge to connect far off villages with main roads: CM GB

August 1, 2018 |

Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman has said that Government is constructing RCC Bridge to connect far off villages with main roads.

This he said while talking to flood affectees in Bago village, near Gilgit.

He said Provincial Government will not …

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LHC orders halting of notification regarding returned candidate in PP-6

August 1, 2018 |

Lahore High Court (LHC) has ordered halting of notification regarding returned candidate in PP-6 from Murree area of Rawalpindi district.

PTI candidate Latasib Satii has emerged victorious in the general election held on 25th of last month.

LHC Rawalpindi judge …

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US announces 25% tariff on $200bn of Chinese goods

August 1, 2018 |

United States has announced to impose twenty five percent tariffs tomorrow on Chinese goods costing two hundred billion dollars.

Sources told US media that it would risk further escalating tensions between the US and China which are already mired in …

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KP Governor stresses institutes to provide research based quality education

July 31, 2018 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra stressed upon higher education institutes to focus on the provision of research based quality education.

Presiding over the Senate meeting of Khushal Khan Khattak University in Peshawar on Tuesday, he said universities are playing …

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