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Pakistan: Authorities must investigate whereabouts of missing political activists

February 1, 2019 |

Responding to the news from Pakistan that three political activists and one other person have been disappeared over the last few days, Rabia Mehmood, Amnesty International's South Asia Researcher, said:

It is extremely alarming to see reports of at least …

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3-day Tableeghi Ijtema beginning in Karachi tonight

January 31, 2019 |

A three-day Tableeghi Ijtema is beginning in Karachi on Thursday evening.

Tens of thousands of people are expected to attend the Ijtema that will be addressed by prominent religious scholars of Pakistan and other countries.

Tight security arrangements have been …

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Steps being taken for trials for 5G, digitalization of country: Khalid

January 30, 2019 |

Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui has said that measures are being taken for trials for 5G and digitalization of the country.

Addressing the ceremony of a private Cellular company in Islamabad, he said with the advent …

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Polling for by-election on Sindh Assembly’s constituency PS-94 underway

January 27, 2019 |

The polling for by-election on Sindh Assembly's constituency PS-94 Karachi is underway.

According to the Provincial Election Commission, the polling process, which started at 0800 am will continue till 05:00 pm without any break.

The seat had fallen vacant after …

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PSX remains bearish on Friday

January 25, 2019 |

Pakistan Stock Exchange was bearish on Friday.

The KSE-100 Index closed today at 40264.78 points as compared to 40289.16 points on the last working day with a negative change of 180 points.

The total turnover was 156,117,020 as compared to …

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SC directs Sindh Govt to restore Karachi under original master plan

January 24, 2019 |

Supreme Court has directed the Sindh Government to take a decision for the restoration of Karachi under the original master plan of the city.

Hearing the case about encroachment in the city at Karachi Registry on Thursday, Justice Gulzar Ahmed …

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First Jeddah Vox Cinema to open January 28

January 24, 2019 |

Jeddah, Vox Cinemas will be opening its doors in Jeddah on January 28 for the first time since the ban on cinema was lifted in 2018.

CEO of Al Futtaim Alain Bejjani announced the date at the sidelines of the …

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Hopes for Palestinian State hit by ‘facts on the ground:’ UN Mideast envoy

January 23, 2019 |

New York UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov has warned that the possibility of establishing a viable, contiguous Palestinian state has been systematically eroded by facts on the ground.

Briefing the Security Council on Tuesday, …

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Cold, dry weather expected in most parts of country

January 23, 2019 |

Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.

However, light rain with light snowfall over the hills is expected in Malakand, Hazara divisions, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Foggy conditions are likely …

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LHC summons IG Punjab on Thursday to inquire about steps taken in Sahiwal incident

January 22, 2019 |

Chief Justice Lahore High Court Sardar Muhammad Shamim Khan has summoned Inspector General of Police Punjab on Thursday to know the steps taken by the police in connection with the Sahiwal incident.

The chief justice passed the orders while hearing …

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CEO Careem Pakistan calls on Zulfikar Bukhari

January 21, 2019 |

Chief Executive Officer, Careem Pakistan Junaid Iqbal called on Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Zulfikar Bukhari in Islamabad on Monday.

They discussed the ever-growing online market place, facilitation of Pakistani expatriates and the …

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CEO Careem Pakistan calls on Zulfikar Bukhari

January 21, 2019 |

Chief Executive Officer, Careem Pakistan Junaid Iqbal called on Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Zulfikar Bukhari in Islamabad on Monday.

They discussed the ever-growing online market place, facilitation of Pakistani expatriates and the …

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