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Govt has overcome terrorism, poverty like challenges to great extent: Law Minister

April 20, 2018 |

Minister for Law and Justice, Mehmood Bashir Virk says the government has overcome challenges like loadshedding, terrorism, poverty, unemployment and inflation to great extent.

Talking to a delegation of PML-N workers and citizens in Gujranwala, he said the confidence of …

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10 killed, 6 injured in road accidents in Sindh

April 20, 2018 |

At least three persons were killed and two others injured in a road accident at National Highway in Hingorja today.

According to motorway police, the accident occurred when a car overturned which was going from Shikarpur to Shahdadpur.

The injured …

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Govt committed to complete dev projects in GB: Iqbal

April 19, 2018 |

Minister Works Gilgit-Baltistan Dr Muhammad Iqbal says provincial government is committed to complete ongoing development projects within stipulated time to pass on benefits to people.

This he said after inaugurating Kashrote link road melted project in Gilgit this afternoon.

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Assistant Secretary of State Dr. Christopher A. Ford To Head U.S. Delegation of the NPT Preparatory Committee 2018 in Geneva

April 19, 2018 |

Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Dr. Christopher A. Ford will head the U.S. delegation for the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Preparatory Committee meeting in Geneva, Switzerland from April 23-May 4, 2018.

Acting Assistant Secretary for Arms …

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Zimbabwe National Day

April 18, 2018 |

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I offer congratulations to the people of Zimbabwe on your country's 38 years of independence.

As national elections approach, Zimbabwe has an opportunity to set itself on a new …

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KP govt to purchase 380 buses from China for Rapid Bus Transit service

April 18, 2018 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to purchase three hundred and eighty buses from China for Rapid Bus Transit service.

A spokesman of the government told our Peshawar correspondent that a delegation will visit China for the purpose on Friday.

The …

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KP govt to purchase 380 buses from China for Rapid Bus Transit service

April 18, 2018 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to purchase three hundred and eighty buses from China for Rapid Bus Transit service.

A spokesman of the government told our Peshawar correspondent that a delegation will visit China for the purpose on Friday.

The …

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Palestinians mark Prisoners’ Day with rallies across West Bank, Gaza

April 18, 2018 |

Ramallah (UNA-OIC) � Thousands of Palestinian protesters held rallies in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on April 17, which marks the Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

In Ramallah, Palestinians, including families of prisoners and officials, marched …

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Polling for by-polls on 20 vacant seats of local govt in KP underway

April 17, 2018 |

Polling for by-election on twenty vacant seats of local government in four districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa began on Tuesday morning. It will continue till 4 pm without any break.

The polling is being held in Swat, Buner, Lower and Upper …

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UN chief condemns deadly attack on peacekeepers in Mali

April 16, 2018 |

New York (UNA-OIC) � United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres condemned the deadly assault on UN peacekeepers serving in northern Mali, calling on the political leaders in the country to ensure those responsible for the attack are brought to justice.…

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16 Member Test Squad announced for the series against Ireland and England

April 15, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, April 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): The National Selection Committee headed by Inzamam ul Haq after consultation with Captain Sarfraz Ahmed and Head Coach Mickey Arthur has announced the 16-member Test squad for the series against Ireland and England.

16 Member …

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Punjab, KP both win first National Junior Squash Championship

April 15, 2018 | General Business News, Sports

Punjab has won the U-13 and U-15 titles of first Punjab National Junior Squash Championship in Lahore.

Meanwhile, KPK has won the U-11 title of the championship.

In the U-15 category, Punjab’s Tayyab Rauf beat Muhammad Hamza of KPK and …

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