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President assures to purge national curriculum of hate material

August 12, 2017 |

President Mamnoon Hussain

Friday assured a gathering of religious leaders from various

faiths that the incumbent government would purge the education

curriculum of hate material, if there is any, to promote

interfaith harmony in the society.

Addressing a dinner reception …

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PM directs WAPDA for timely completion of all ongoing projects

August 12, 2017 |

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan

Abbasi Friday directed the Ministry of Water Resources to

focus on all the ongoing development projects and ensure their timely completion.

Chairing a meeting on WAPDA Affairs here at the PM

Office, he said the new …

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Bomb Blast Kills 15 in Southwestern Pakistan

August 12, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN A suicide bombing Saturday evening in southwestern Pakistan killed at least 15 people, including soldiers and civilians, authorities said.

Officials and witnesses said the bomber was riding a motorbike carrying explosives and hit a military truck transporting soldiers …

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