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KP CM directs to take steps for removal of encroachments over irrigation channels

October 14, 2020 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has directed the irrigation department to take measures for removal of encroachments over irrigation channels across the province on permanent basis. Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar, he directed the department to ensure E-work order and E-bidding for transparency in allotting contracts. Mahmood Khan said solid steps should be […]

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KP Govt approves 39 development schemes

October 13, 2020 |

Additional Chief Secretary P&D Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has approved 39 schemes with an estimated cost of Rs.16471.989 million. He was chairing a meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) which was also attended by members of PDWP and concerned departments. The forum considered 42 schemes pertaining to Industries, Mines and Minerals, Elementary and Secondary Education, […]

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CM Balochistan takes notice for outbreak new kind of typhoid

October 13, 2020 |

Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan has taken notice of outbreak of a new type of Typhoid fever in the province and sought a complete report from the health department in this regard. In a statement issued in Quetta, he directed the concerned authorities to take concrete steps to prevent the spread of disease immediately. […]

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Infrastructural development, welfare of masses Govt’s top priority: NA Speaker

October 13, 2020 |

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser said that infrastructural development and welfare of the common people had been the priority of incumbent government. He expressed these views while reviewing the progress on various projects of provision of water, gas, roads and provision of solar power to schools, in a meeting with senior officers of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa […]

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ATC sends prime suspect in motorway case on 14-day judicial remand

October 13, 2020 |

An anti-terrorism court in Lahore on Tuesday sent the prime suspect in the motorway rape case, Abid Malhi to the jail on fourteen days’ remand for identification parade. Earlier, Abid Malhi was presented before the court by Police who demanded his remand for further investigation.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Dispensation of justice not possible without able assistance of legal fraternity: CJP

October 13, 2020 |

Supreme Court Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed has said dispensation of justice is not possible without able assistance of the legal fraternity. Talking to an 11-member delegation of Karachi Bar Association, led by its President Munir Ahmed Malik, in Islamabad today (Tuesday), he advised young lawyers to be honest to their profession by pleading their cases […]

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Promotion of tourism Govt’s top priority: Shehryar

October 13, 2020 |

Chairman Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Shehryar Afridi has said the promotion of tourism is the top most priority of the present government and practical steps are being taken to this effect. In a meeting with Abdul Khaliq Hazara, Provincial Minister for Sports and Culture, in Quetta today Shehryar Afridi said online Visa facility has been […]

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Anti-Pakistan elements trying to destabilize Pakistan through nefarious designs: FM

October 12, 2020 |

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said anti-Pakistan elements are trying to destabilize Pakistan through their nefarious designs and some factions are causing damage to the country by playing in their hands. Speaking in Multan, he said progress on the path of development will continue despite hurdles being created by such elements. Shah Mahmood Qureshi […]

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Punjab CM inaugurates 115 land record centers across province

October 12, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Monday inaugurated 115 land record centers at the ‘Qanoongoi’ level to facilitate the masses. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony in Lahore, he termed it as historical step towards provision of land record services in the province. The Punjab Chief Minister also inaugurated Satellite Land Record Centers and twenty Mobile […]

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KP Law Minister says govt endeavours to end rape culture

October 12, 2020 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Law Minister Sultan Muhammad Khan says the government is taking every possible step to stop rape cases in the province. He was addressing a news briefing along with Special Assistant to Chief Minister on Information Kamran Bangash after the arrest of the rapist and murderer of minor girl Zainab in Charsadda this afternoon. […]

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Imran Khan reviews progress on prevention of food commodities’ smuggling

October 12, 2020 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan presided over a high-level meeting in Islamabad today (Monday) to review progress on prevention of smuggling of food commodities. Minister for Economic Affairs Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar, Minister for Industries Muhammad Hammad Azhar, Advisor on Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, Advisor on Commerce Abdul Razzaq Dawood, Special Assistant on Revenue Dr. Waqar […]

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Govt to purchase eight-hundred thousand tons of wheat: Kamran Bangash

October 11, 2020 |

Special Assistant to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Information Kamran Khan Bangash has said the government has decided to purchase eight-hundred thousand tons of wheat to ensure provision of the commodity to the masses. Speaking at a news briefing in Peshawar on Sunday afternoon, the Special Assistant said concerned departments are working to ensure wheat […]

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