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Young parliamentarians’ role vital in resolution of issues: Qaiser

September 15, 2020 |

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser says young parliamentarians can play a pivotal role in resolution of the issues being faced by the youth. He expressed these views while addressing the participants of Young Parliamentarians Forum in Islamabad on Tuesday. He assured the Young Parliamentarians Forum of extending every possible cooperation by the National Assembly Secretariat. […]

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CM Punjab approves models of civil secretariats of Bahawalpur, Multan

September 15, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has approved the models of civil secretariats of Bahawalpur and Multan. In a statement issued from Lahore today, the Chief Minister said that the Punjab Infrastructure Development Authority has developed models for both the secretariats. He said that Civil Secretariat South Punjab Bahawalpur and Civil Secretariat South Punjab Multan […]

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Govt committed to address public grievances through Citizen’s Portal: PMDU

September 15, 2020 |

Prime Minister’s Performance Delivery Unit Deputy Secretary Adil Saeed Safi says the PTI-led government is committed to provide immediate relief to downtrodden and marginalized segments of society at their door steps without any discrimination. In an exclusive interview with News and Current Affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan this afternoon, he said provision of relief to […]

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Moving towards welfare state only journey to nation’s prosperity: Imran Khan

September 15, 2020 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed deep concern over incidents of child abuse and women rape in the country and said the government is determined for logical conclusion of Motorway gang rape case and bring the culprits to justice. He was chairing a high-level meeting regarding law and order in Punjab, availability of essential commodities […]

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CM Punjab directs police to arrange regular patrolling at tourists places

September 14, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has taken notice of an incident of manhandling of tourists in Murree. According to a handout, CM has also sought a report from Commissioner Rawalpindi and Regional Police Officer (RPO) Rawalpindi. He ordered for initiating legal action against the responsible persons and said that such elements should be brought […]

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Outgoing Counsel General of Italy pays farewell call to Governor Sindh

September 14, 2020 |

The outgoing Counsel General of Italy for Karachi Ms. Anna Ruffino paid farewell call to Governor Sindh Imran Ismail at Governor’s House in Karachi today. Bilateral trade, diplomatic relations and other issues of bilateral interest were discussed on the occasion. Governor Sindh appreciated the role of outgoing Counsel General in strengthening Pak-Italy bilateral relation and […]

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Govt has achieved a number of successes: Sarwar

September 13, 2020 |

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar says the PTI government has achieved a number of successes on national and international fronts. In a media interview regarding the two-year performance of PTI government in Lahore on Sunday, he said the country was saved from imminent bankruptcy. The Governor said re-negotiating IMF’s tough conditionalities, averting black-listing by the […]

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GB Caretaker Govt vows to hold free, fair elections

September 13, 2020 |

Gilgit-Baltistan caretaker government has reiterated its commitment to hold free, fair and transparent elections in the area. Responding to reservations shown by a religious political party in media, Spokesman of Gilgit- Baltistan Caretaker Chief Minister Faizullah Faraq in a statement said the Caretaker government is impartial and gives equal importance to all political parties in […]

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Culprits of Motorway incident identified: Punjab CM

September 12, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has said the real culprits of motorway rape incident have been identified in less than seventy-two hours. Addressing a news conference in Lahore on Saturday, he said the investigation of the case was started on a scientific line and he was personally monitoring the probe. Strongly condemning the despicable incident, […]

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Muhammad Khalid Bezinjo elected as Senator from Balochistan

September 12, 2020 |

Muhammad Khalid Bezinjo of Balochistan Awami Party has been elected as Senator from Balochistan. According to the Election Commission of Pakistan, Muhammad Khalid Bezinjo got 38 votes. The Senate seat was fallen vacant due to demise of National Party Chief Mir Hasil Bezinjo.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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NA Speaker seeks report from IGP Punjab about tragic motorway incident

September 11, 2020 |

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser during his telephonic conversation with IG Punjab on Friday, sought a detailed report over Motorway rape incident. He said all possible steps should be taken to provide justice to the affected woman. Speaker National Assembly said the accused involved in this incident should be arrested immediately and punished according to […]

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NAB constitutes team to investigate alleged Sugar Subsidy Scandal

September 11, 2020 |

National Accountability Bureau has constituted a Combined Investigation Team (CIT) for an impartial, independent and transparent investigation into alleged Sugar Subsidy Scandal. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by NAB Chairman Javed Iqbal in Islamabad on Friday, after reviewing the report of Sugar Commission. The committee to be headed by DG NAB Rawalpindi […]

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