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Govt provides Rs4bn developmental projects to Neelum Valley: AJK PM

January 20, 2021 |

Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has highly commended the courage demonstrated by people of Neelum valley for facing indiscriminate firing of Indian forces across the line of control. Addressing workers’ convention in Muzaffarabad, he said sacrifices of the people of Neelum valley for the sake of people of Indian illegally […]

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Eight passengers kill in a road accident near Hub, Balochistan

January 20, 2021 |

In Balochistan, eight passengers were killed and seventeen others were injured when a speeding passenger coach overturned near Hub late last night. According to levies, sources the injured were shifted to nearby hospital for treatment.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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ECP expresses resolve to discharge its responsibilities without any pressure

January 20, 2021 |

Election Commission of Pakistan says it is fully aware of its constitutional and legal obligations and determined to discharge its responsibilities without any pressure. In a statement, the Election Commission said whether it is general election or senate, local bodies, or by polls, it is all time ready to ensure free, fair and transparent elections […]

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Pakistan reinforcing relations and cooperation with Arab countries: Ashrafi

January 20, 2021 |

Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Religious Harmony and Middle East Hafiz Tahir Ashrafi says Pakistan has been reinforcing relations and cooperation with Arab countries in all areas including trade, economy, tourism and Religious Affairs. Talking to media on Wednesday, he said relations of Pakistan with Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Bahrian, UAE and other Muslim countries […]

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Over Rs79bn developmental funds released during current fiscal year: CM KP

January 19, 2021 |

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan says more than seventy-nine billion rupees developmental funds have been released during the current fiscal year. Presiding over a review meeting of the ADP in Peshawar, he said about eight hundred developmental projects are in the final phases of completion across the province. The Chief Minister expressed satisfaction […]

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Kamal stresses need to promote investment in minerals sector

January 19, 2021 |

Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan has said that all available resources are being utilized for socio-economic development of the people of the province. Chairing the Provincial Cabinet meeting held in Quetta, he said that the present government has started various development projects across the province without any discrimination. He stressed the need to take […]

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Intensity of second wave of coronavirus gradually reducing in province: Yasmin

January 18, 2021 |

Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid has said that the intensity of the second wave of coronavirus is gradually reducing in the province. Addressing a press conference in Lahore today (Monday), she said that more than 2.7 million coronavirus tests have so far been conducted in Punjab. She said that 20 new state-of-the art laboratories […]

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Sarwar to lay foundation stone of Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority at Chak Jhumra today

January 18, 2021 |

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar will lay the foundation stone of the first project of the Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority at Chak Jhumra near Faisalabad on Monday. The project costing over 161million rupees will provide clean drinking water to more than 57,000 families of 16 villages at their doorsteps. Talking about the project, Governor Sarwar said […]

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Snowboarding event kicks off in Malam Jabba on Monday

January 18, 2021 |

Pakistan International Snowboarding Cup has kicked off in the scenic Malam Jabba area of Swat. The six days’ event has been organized by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa department of Tourism in collaboration with a private business enterprise. Participants from across the country will take part in the snowboarding cup. Food and music festivals have also been arranged […]

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RUDA sets up to build new city: Firdous

January 18, 2021 |

Punjab Chief Minister’s Special Assistant for Information, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that Ravi Urban Development Authority has been set up to build a new city and this project will create ample new job opportunities. Addressing a news conference in Lahore this evening, she said that all modern facilities will be provided in the […]

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Firdous lauds services of late Munnu Bhai for welfare of ailing humanity

January 17, 2021 |

Punjab Chief Minister’s Special Assistant for Information, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan has lauded services of late senior Columnist Munnu Bhai for welfare of ailing humanity. Addressing a ceremony of Sundas Foundation at Sialkot today, she said that Munnu bhai served ailing humanity and spread happiness among people throughout his life. She appreciated the contributions from […]

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Pakistan felicitates Nepalese climbers on first winter K2 ascent

January 17, 2021 |

Pakistan has felicitated the team of Nepalese mountaineers for making a history by reaching the world’s second highest mountain peak, K2, in winter. Located on Pakistan’s side of Karakoram range, K2 is one of the world’s 14 tallest mountains. In a tweet, Foreign Office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri termed the expedition as one of the […]

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