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PM greets Sikh community on Baisakhi festival

April 14, 2021 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan has wished the Sikh community in Pakistan a happy Baisakhi festival.In a tweet today (Wednesday), he said we have granted Sikh Diaspora and Indian Yatrees special permission to visit their holy Gurdwaras in Pakistan and attend…

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Religious ministry for observing first Friday of Ramazan as ‘Youm-e-Toba Astaghfar’

April 14, 2021 |

The Ministry of Religious Affairs has appealed to the people to observe the first Friday of Ramazan as ‘Youm-e-Toba and Astaghfaar’ to seek mercy from Allah Almighty against the Coronavirus outbreak and also vow to lead the lives in accordance with Qur…

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Ruet body to meet in Peshawar today for Ramazan moon sighting

April 13, 2021 |

The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee meets in Peshawar on Tuesday for sighting of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak moon.The Chairman of Committee Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad will preside.Provincial and District Ruet-e-Hilal Committees will also simultaneously meet in th…

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Ruet body to meet in Peshawar today for Ramazan moon sighting

April 13, 2021 |

The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee meets in Peshawar on Tuesday for sighting of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak moon.The Chairman of Committee Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad will preside.Provincial and District Ruet-e-Hilal Committees will also simultaneously meet in th…

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Baisakhi festival begins across Punjab

April 12, 2021 |

10-day Baisakhi festival begins from today (Monday) across the province of Punjab. In this connection, Pakistan High Commission in India has also issued visas to over 1100 Sikh pilgrims.The pilgrims will reach the wagah border at about 10 am.Baisa…

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Two most wanted dacoits arrested in Karachi

April 8, 2021 |

Pakistan Rangers Sindh and police in a joint intelligence-based operation in Karachi arrested two most wanted dacoits.The dacoits are allegedly involved in various incidents of street crimes and robberies in different areas of Karachi.Source: Radio Pa…

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Two most wanted dacoits arrested in Karachi

April 8, 2021 |

Pakistan Rangers Sindh and police in a joint intelligence-based operation in Karachi arrested two most wanted dacoits.The dacoits are allegedly involved in various incidents of street crimes and robberies in different areas of Karachi.Source: Radio Pa…

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Shab-e-Bara’t being observed in country

March 29, 2021 |

Shab-e-Bara’t is being observed in the country and some other parts of Muslim world to seek forgiveness from Allah Almighty.On this night, Muslims offer special prayers for their forgiveness and prosperity of the Ummah.Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Com…

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Renowned broadcaster Kanwal Naseer passes away

March 25, 2021 |

Legend Radio and TV artist and renowned broadcaster Kanwal Naseer died today (Thursday) after brief illness in Islamabad at the age of 73.Born in 1948 in Lahore, Naseer had various feathers on her cap as she was the first female anchor, first female ne…

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All possible steps being taken to modernize Radio Pakistan: DG PBC

March 25, 2021 |

A new digital transmitter would be installed in Quetta to expand its coverage across the Balochistan.Director General Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation Ambreen Jan has said that all possible steps are being taken to put Radio Pakistan on modern lines.D…

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KP Govt decides to setup a control room to monitor prices of essential commodities

March 25, 2021 |

The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to setup a control room to monitor prices of essential commodities and other administrative matters during the Holy Month of Ramadan.According to Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Kazim Niaz the con…

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Mehmood J’s patriotic hit songs blowing up on SnackVideo

March 24, 2021 |

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In August 2019, Pakistan singer Mehmood J released his original single “Dalair Pakistan”, a patriotic song that hit straight through the hearts of every Pakistani. Three years later, all thanks to SnackVideo, his song has resurfaced and rushed to the top of the music charts. There are few […]

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