2017 June 23 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for June 23rd, 2017

په ايکسپو آستانه کي د نيوکيټک خدمات

June 23, 2017 | General, Other Language, Urdu

آستانه، قزاقستان، جون ۲۲، ۲۰۱۷ / پي آر نيوزواير / – د ۲۰۱۷ کال د جون په لسمه د قزاقستان کې  د آستانه ايکسپو پيل کړي شوي ده. په دي ايکسپو کي به د سل نه زيات هيوادونه او نړي

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CM PUNJAB REVIEWS PROGRESS ON HEALTH SECTOR PROJECTS

June 23, 2017 | Medical / Health Care

A high-level meeting chaired by Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif in Lahore today reviewed progress on health sector projects.

Shahbaz Sharif directed the concerned authorities to take strict departmental action against absentees and made effective mechanism of monitoring in …

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Indian Facing Death Sentence For Spying Asks Pakistani Military For Mercy

June 23, 2017 | Energy & Power

An Indian man sentenced to death for spying in Pakistan has filed a mercy petition with Islamabad's chief of army staff, the Pakistani military says.

Former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav "has admitted his involvement in espionage, terrorist, and subversive …

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Reports: U.S. Eliminating Post Of Special Envoy On Afghanistan-Pakistan

June 23, 2017 | Entertainment

The Wall Street Journal reports that the U.S. State Department is eliminating the post of the U.S. special envoy on Afghanistan and Pakistan, saying the move will leave Washington without anyone at the policy post that was created by the …

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Blasts in Pakistan Kill Dozens, Wound More Than 100

June 23, 2017 | Aviation, General

Pakistani officials say three blasts in two major cities killed at least 35 people and wounded more than 100 on June 23 -- the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan.

Authorities say a suicide car bomber killed at …

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Can Flourishing Islamic State Be Stopped in Afghanistan?

June 23, 2017 | Business & Finance

The Islamic State group is rapidly expanding in parts of Afghanistan, advancing militarily into areas where it once had a weak presence and strengthening its forces in core regions, according to Afghan and U.S. officials.

Depending on the location, the …

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Blasts Kill More Than Two Dozen, Injure Scores in NW Pakistan

June 23, 2017 | Technology

ISLAMABAD � Two back-to-back bombs went off Friday in northwestern Pakistan, killing at least 25 people and wounding more than 100 others.

The blasts occurred in a crowded market of Parachinar, the main town of the semi-autonomous Kurram tribal district …

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Indian Facing Death Sentence For Spying Asks Pakistani Military For Mercy

June 23, 2017 | Energy & Power

An Indian man sentenced to death for spying in Pakistan has filed a mercy petition with Islamabad's chief of army staff, the Pakistani military says.

Former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav "has admitted his involvement in espionage, terrorist, and subversive …

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SHAHBAZ DIRECTS TO ENSURE SMOOTH TRAFFIC FLOW AT TOURIST RESORTS DURING EID DAYS

June 23, 2017 | Energy & Power

Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has directed the traffic police officials to evolve an effective traffic plan to ensure smooth flow of traffic in the province on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

In a statement issued in Lahore on Friday, …

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Blasts in Pakistan Kill Dozens, Wound More Than 100

June 23, 2017 | Aviation, General

Pakistani officials say three blasts in two major cities killed at least 35 people and wounded more than 100 on June 23 -- the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan.

Authorities say a suicide car bomber killed at …

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CM PUNJAB REVIEWS PROGRESS ON HEALTH SECTOR PROJECTS

June 23, 2017 | Medical / Health Care

A high-level meeting chaired by Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif in Lahore today reviewed progress on health sector projects.

Shahbaz Sharif directed the concerned authorities to take strict departmental action against absentees and made effective mechanism of monitoring in …

Read More

Reports: U.S. Eliminating Post Of Special Envoy On Afghanistan-Pakistan

June 23, 2017 | Entertainment

The Wall Street Journal reports that the U.S. State Department is eliminating the post of the U.S. special envoy on Afghanistan and Pakistan, saying the move will leave Washington without anyone at the policy post that was created by the …

Read More