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PM’s Protected Area Initiative to help promote tourism, generate jobs: Amin

July 3, 2020 |

Prime Minister’s Advisor on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam has said that Prime Minister’s Protected Area Initiative will help protect nature, promote tourism and generate jobs in the country. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad, he said fifteen national parks have been identified, across Pakistan, and will be declared as Model National Parks. He said […]

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Judge’s dismissal drop scene of era of blackmail: Shibli

July 3, 2020 |

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Syed Shibli Faraz has said that Judge Arshad Malik’s dismissal from service is the drop scene of an era where certain judges were black mailed through cronies. In a tweet on Friday, he said PML-N and it’s leadership should apologise to the nation for patronising blackmailing and corruption, and traits […]

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PM, CM KP discuss corona prevention measures and development issues

July 3, 2020 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Friday. Overall situation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, corona prevention measures and development issues were discussed during the meeting.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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PM, Religious Affairs Minister exchange views on matters of mutual interest

July 3, 2020 |

Minister for Religious Affairs and Inerfaith Harmony Dr Noor-ul-Haq Qadri called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Friday. They exchanged views on matters of mutual interest.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Charsadda: Three killed as car plunges into ravine

July 3, 2020 |

A mother and her two children died when a car plunged into a ravine near Charsadda on Friday. According to rescue 1122, the incident occurred due to over speeding. The dead bodies were shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Charsadda.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Govt will provide relief to masses despite economic crunch: Buzdar

July 3, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that government is committed to providing relief to the people despite economic crunch. Chairing the provincial cabinet meeting in Lahore, he directed cabinet members to speed up public welfare projects. The cabinet approved the interim wheat policy 2020-21 for release of wheat to flour mills. With the […]

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Govt believes in taking practical measures for prosperity of Balochistan: CM

July 3, 2020 |

Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan has said that the incumbent government believes in taking practical measures for progress and prosperity of the province. He was presiding over a high level meeting held in Quetta to review the developmental matters of various provincial departments including Forest and Wildlife, Balochistan Coastal Development Authority and Tourism. He […]

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Punjab Governor approves Baba Guru Nanak University Bill 2020

July 2, 2020 |

Punjab Governor Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar has approved Baba Guru Nanak University Bill 2020. A notification has been issued in this regard. In a statement, Punjab Governor said Baba Guru Nanak University will be made according to international level.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Sindh Govt extends smart lockdown till July 15

July 2, 2020 |

The Home Department of Sindh has extended lockdown till 15th of this month in the province. According to a notification, all educational institutions, marriage halls, cinemas, theatre, beauty parlours and restaurants will remain closed. The business timing except pharmacies and essential services will open for five days in week from 6AM to 7PM. Home delivery […]

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PTI to fulfil its promise for creation of South Punjab: FM

July 2, 2020 |

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said a beginning has been made to realize the dream of creation of South Punjab as promised by PTI in its election manifesto. In a video message on Thursday, he pointed out that Additional Chief Secretary South Punjab and Additional Inspector General Police South Punjab have been appointed. He […]

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Govt making effective measures to meet challenge of corona virus: Ajmal

July 2, 2020 |

Advisor to Chief Minister on Information Ajmal Wazir says the government is making effective measures to meet the challenge of corona virus in the province. Addressing a news conference in Peshawar on Thursday, he said in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa presently smart lockdown is continuing in two hundred and fourteen selected areas while eighty-nine areas have been […]

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Govt taking steps for utilization of natural resources of KP: CM

July 1, 2020 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan says Dhok Hussain Gas Field in district Kohat has been connected with Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd. In a statement in Peshawar, the Chief Minister said the provincial government will get more than one billion rupees royalty from this field. He said a handsome amount of the royalty will […]

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