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CM KP directs for effective measures to maintain peace, harmony during Muharam

September 18, 2018 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mahmood Khan has directed for taking effective measures to maintain peaceful atmosphere and harmony during Muharam ul Haram.

Talking to Inspector General of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police Salahuddin Khan Mehsud and Chief Secretary Naveed Kamran Baloch in …

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Anti encroachment drive in Islamabad continuing across board: Shehryar

September 14, 2018 |

Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi has said anti encroachment drive in Islamabad is continuing across the board.

Talking to media in Islamabad today, he said 33,000 kanals of land worth billions of rupees have been recovered at Kural …

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Jailed Pakistani Ex-Prime Minister Sharif Released For Wife’s Funeral

September 12, 2018 |

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter and son-in-law have been temporarily released on parole for the funeral of Sharif's wife, reports said.

They were released on September 12 for 12 hours, according to Pakistan's prison rules, but …

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Afghanistan needs more support to tackle challenges: UN

September 11, 2018 |

Afghanistan needs more support than ever to tackle its challenges.

This was stated by United Nations humanitarian affairs chief, Mark Lowcock and UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi while speaking to the press in Geneva ahead of a major …

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People of Charsadda stages protest demos against unscheduled load-shedding

September 10, 2018 |

The people of Charsadda on Monday staged a protest demonstration against unscheduled load-shedding.

The protestors blocked Ghani Khan Road, Charsadda for all sorts of traffic.

They demanded the federal government to take action against those responsible for unscheduled load-shedding in …

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September 7, 2018 |

Saudi-Pakistani Trade and Investment Group held its 2nd meeting in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Wednesday and Thursday.

The Saudi delegation was led by Undersecretary for foreign trade at the Ministry of Commerce and Investment Abdulrahman Al-Harbi while the Pakistani side headed …

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U.S. Appoints Veteran Diplomat Khalilzad As Special Adviser On Afghanistan

September 5, 2018 |

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said late on September 4 that he had appointed former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad to be his special adviser on Afghanistan.

"Ambassador Khalilzad is going to join the State Department team to …

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New US Adviser to Afghanistan Raises Hackles in Region

September 5, 2018 |

The choice of Zalmay Khalilzad as a U.S. special envoy to Afghanistan has raised some hackles in the region, with many saying the veteran diplomat's tough stance on Pakistan could hinder his mission to convince a resurgent Taliban to engage …

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Ehsan Mani elected as chairman PCB

September 4, 2018 |

Member of PCB Board of Governors and former President of ICC, Ehsan Mani, who was the Prime Minister's nominee for the post, has been elected as chairman PCB.

He was elected by the Board of Governors (BoG.) Ehsan Mani was …

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Problems of people to be solved at their door steps: Buzdar

September 3, 2018 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar says new local government system will be introduced and problems of people will be solved at their door steps through new system.

In a statement in Lahore, he said we are committed to move …

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Govt taking steps to provide jobs to youth in region: CM GB

September 3, 2018 |

Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says the government is taking steps to provide jobs to youth in the region.

Addressing a Party gathering in Skardu, the Chief Minister said he has directed the administration to advertise vacant posts in all …

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PTI’s Dareshak elected MPA unopposed from PP-296

September 3, 2018 |

PTI candidate for by-election in PP-296 Rajan Pur, Sardar Muhammad Owais Khan Dreshak has been elected Member Punjab Assembly unopposed. He was contesting the election on the seat, which fell vacant due to death of his brother Sardar Muhammad Tariq …

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