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Govt working to ensure implementation of laws related to women rights: Kanwal

August 21, 2021 |

Parliamentary Secretary for Planning, Development and Reforms Kanwal Shauzab says the PTI government, under its manifesto, is vigorously working to ensure implementation of laws related to women rights. Talking to PTV News, she said the government has done a lot on the agenda of women empowerment and enacted laws to safeguard their property rights. Kanwal […]

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Priority of Govt to bring transparency, merit in recruitment process : CM KP

August 21, 2021 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan says transparency and merit in the recruitment process is the priority of the government. Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar today, he directed the concerned authorities to prepare a feasibility report for establishing a digital lab for Educational Testing and Evaluation Agency.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Chief Secretary Balochistan says security of Chinese in province would be further improved

August 21, 2021 |

Chief Secretary Balochistan Mather Niaz Rana has directed concerned authorities to conduct a thorough investigation into the Gwadar suicide attack and submit a report as soon as possible. After reviewing the security situation the attack in Gwadar and inspecting the site today, he said an integrated security plan should be formulated to ensure safety of […]

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SAPM Religious Harmony urges people to respect all religious sects

August 17, 2021 |

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Religious Harmony, Maulana Tahir Ashrafi has urged people to respect all religious sects. Addressing a news conference in Peshawar on Tuesday, he stressed the need of religious harmony, particularly during the days of Ashur. Speaking about situation in Afghanistan, he said Pakistan is desirous of peace in the […]

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PTI’s Sultan Mehmood elected as AJK President

August 17, 2021 |

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry has been elected as 28th President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. He secured 34 votes against his rival joint opposition candidate Mian Abdul Waheed, who got 16 votes. The tenure of the incumbent president Sardar Masood Khan will end by 24th of this month and Chief Justice Supreme […]

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Interior Minister directs LEAs to maintain security on high alert during Muharram

August 17, 2021 |

Minister for Interior Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad has said elaborated security measures have been taken for protection of life and property of citizens during Ashoora e Muharram. Chairing a special meeting to discuss law and order situation, he said a special cell has been established at the Ministry of Interior to constantly monitor the law and […]

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Increase in technology sector’s export top priority of Govt: PM

August 16, 2021 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan says increase in exports in technology sector is one of the priorities of the government. Talking to Chairman Special Technology Zones Authority Aamir Hashmi in Islamabad on Monday, he said the government is providing facilities to the manpower associated with information technology. The progress in Islamabad Technopolis project was discussed in […]

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People in IIOJ&K face illegal occupation, oppression of India: PM

August 16, 2021 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan says government is focussed on taking steps for public welfare in Azad Jammu and Kashmir but on the other hand people in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir are facing illegal occupation and oppression of India. Talking to Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi in Islamabad […]

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Four more ministers, three advisers, one special assistant inducted in Sindh cabinet

August 6, 2021 |

A major reshuffle has been made in the Sindh cabinet with four more ministers, three advisers and one special assistant have been inducted in the provincial cabinet. Following the reshuffle, the Sindh government decided to retain Murtaza Wahab for the portfolio of adviser to CM on law and provincial spokesperson. Aijaz Hussain Jakhrani was given […]

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Masood urges OIC to establish humanitarian corridor to aid people of IIOJ&K

August 6, 2021 |

AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has called upon the members states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to establish a humanitarian corridor to aid the people of Indian illegally occupied Jammu & Kashmir, who are under siege and facing Indian state’s brutality. Talking to a 12-member delegation of the OIC- Independent Human Rights Commission in […]

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Govt working on digitalization of Radio Pakistan to enhance its outreach: DG PBC

August 6, 2021 |

Director General Radio Pakistan Muhammad Asim Khichi says the government is working on digitalization of Radio Pakistan to enhance its outreach. Talking to sectional heads during his visit to Radio Pakistan Peshawar, he said under the public private partnership the employees of Radio Pakistan will be provided residential facilities soon negotiation with various organizations are […]

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Modi’s Nazism bound to face defeat: AJK President

August 5, 2021 |

President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan has underlined that 220 million people of Pakistan and Azad Kashmir are determined to jointly defeat Narendra Modi’s Nazism the way the world had joined hands to thwart Hitler’s Nazism in the mid-20th century. Talking to the media after leading a mammoth protest rally along with […]

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