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System of tax collection improving day by day: Punjab Finance Minister

April 10, 2019 |

Punjab Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakhat says we should promote culture of tax paying as the tax money will be spent on country's development.

Addressing a ceremony in connection with Tax Day in Lahore today (Wednesday), he said PTI is …

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Italy’s president begins Jordan visit

April 9, 2019 |

Amman Italian President Sergio Mattarella arrived Tuesday in Amman on an official multi-day visit to Jordan, during which he will hold talks with King Abdullah II, and Prime Minister Omar Razzaz.

Upon his arrival at the King Hussein Air Base, …

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Living the Dream: Young Pakistani Wins Over Family to Let Her Sing

April 9, 2019 |

Twenty-year-old Sana Tajik managed to convince her parents to allow her to follow hechildhood dreams and become a singer, but she realizes the dangers of being a woman, let alone a woman entertainer, in tribal northwest Pakistan.

The Pashtun singer …

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China: BRI Investments Boost Pakistan Economic Structure

April 8, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD China and Pakistan say their ongoing multibilliondollar infrastructure development cooperation program under Beijing's global Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has entered the next stage after achieving initial targets, dismissing reports the project increased Islamabad's debt burden rather than boosting …

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ISSF General Assembly approves nominating Prince Abdulaziz AlFaisal as Federation chief

April 8, 2019 |

Jeddah The General Assembly of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) on Monday unanimously approved the nomination of Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki AlFaisal as the new ISSF president, replacing Turki bin Abdulmohsen AlSheikh who has resigned recently.

In his inaugural …

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CM directs for taking effective measures on price control of essential items

April 7, 2019 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the Cabinet Sub-Committee on Price Control for taking effective measures to stabilise the prices of essential items. While issuing directives, the Chief Minister asked the deputy commissioners to keep a close eye …

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Sugarcane juice helps fight infections, boost immunity

April 4, 2019 |

There are several benefits of sugar cane juice as it is rich in antioxidants so it helps fights infections and boost the immunity.

One of the most important health benefits of sugarcane juice is that it is a diuretic which …

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OIC, Naif Arab University to hold conference on role of education in combating terrorism

April 3, 2019 |

Jeddah The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), represented by Sawt Al-Hikmah (Voice of Wisdom) Center and Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS), will jointly hold a conference on the Role of Education in Combating Terrorism and Extremism on April …

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Special Tourism Police Force will provide security to tourists in GB

April 2, 2019 |

In Gilgit-Baltistan, a special Tourism Police Force has been raised to provide best security to the foreign and domestic tourists in the region.

Inspector General Police Gilgit-Baltistan Sanaullah Abbasi, while talking to media in Skardu said initially 150 personnel have …

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King Fahad Complex to highlight Saudi Arabia’s efforts in serving Holy Qur’an

April 2, 2019 |

Madinah Saudi Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance, represented by the Madinah-based King Fahd Complex for Printing the Holy Qur'an, will participate in the Book and Information Fair, to be organized by the Islamic University under the patronage of …

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UN CHIEF APPOINTS GEORGE CONWAY OF CANADA AS DEPUTY SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SOMALIA

April 1, 2019 |

UN SECRETARY GENERAL ANTA�NIO GUTERRES ON SATURDAY ANNOUNCED THE APPOINTMENT OF GEORGE CONWAY OF CANADA AS ACTING DEPUTY SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE UNITED NATIONS ASSISTANCE MISSION IN SOMALIA (UNSOM).

CONWAY, WHO SUCCEEDS PETER DE CLERCQ OF THE NETHERLANDS, WILL ALSO …

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Israeli forces shell three targets in central Gaza

March 31, 2019 |

Gaza Israeli occupation forces early Sunday shelled three monitoring points for the Palestinian resistance east of Deir al-Balah and Al-Bureij in the central part of the Gaza Strip.

Palestinian sources said that the occupation forces fired a number of artillery …

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