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Pakistan Railways to launch three new trains

November 28, 2017 |

Pakistan Railways is planning to launch three new train services between Kohat-Rawalpindi, Karachi-Mirpurkhas and Sibbi-Khost during the current financial year.

According to APP, at present 104 passengers and 60 freight trains are operative on the system per day.

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Police arrest 3 wanted criminals, 4 suspects from Larkana

November 28, 2017 |

Sindh Police in a search operation have arrested three wanted criminals and four suspects from Larkana district.

Weapons were also recovered from them.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Rangers deputed in Karachi to control law, order situation: DG Rangers Sindh

November 28, 2017 |

Director General Pakistan Rangers Sindh has said that Rangers has been deputed in various parts of Karachi to control law and order situation.

Talking to newsmen in Karachi, DG Rangers Major General Muhammad Saeed said peaceful protest is the right …

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Life, property of masses should be protected at all costs: Bilawal

November 28, 2017 |

Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that life and property of the people should be protected at all costs.

He was addressing a high level party meeting in Karachi on Sunday.

He said the issue of sit-in …

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Educational institutions in Punjab, Islamabad to remain closed on Monday

November 28, 2017 |

In Punjab, all public and private schools, colleges and universities will remain closed for two days from Monday due to law and order situation.

Meanwhile. Islamabad Private Schools Association has also announced to close schools on Monday.

Source: Radio Pakistan…

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Educational institutions in Punjab, Islamabad to remain closed on Monday

November 28, 2017 |

In Punjab, all public and private schools, colleges and universities will remain closed for two days from Monday due to law and order situation.

Meanwhile. Islamabad Private Schools Association has also announced to close schools on Monday.

Source: Radio Pakistan…

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UN: About 11 Percent of Drugs in Poor Countries Are Fake

November 28, 2017 |

LONDON � About 11 percent of medicines in developing countries are counterfeit and likely responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of children from diseases like malaria and pneumonia every year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.

It's the …

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Naval Chief, Royal Navy of Oman Commander discuss matters of mutual interest

November 28, 2017 |

Royal Navy of Oman Commander Rear Admiral Abdullah Bin Khamis Al-Raisi called on Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi in Islamabad on Tuesday.

They exchanged matters of mutual interest.

Earlier, the Commander Royal Navy of Oman also inspected …

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US Has Tripled Number of Air-delivered Munitions in Afghanistan in 2017

November 28, 2017 |

PENTAGON � The United States has tripled the number of air-delivered munitions in Afghanistan this year and is training hundreds of soldiers who will soon start advising the Afghan army in combat areas outside of military bases.

U.S. General John …

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US General Sees No Change in Pakistan Behavior Despite Trump Tough Line

November 28, 2017 |

The top U.S. general in Afghanistan said on Tuesday that he had not seen a change in Pakistan's support for militants so far, despite President Donald Trump taking a tougher line against Islamabad.

U.S. officials have long been frustrated by …

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The 16th Asian Marathon Championships Kicked off in China’s Dongguan

November 27, 2017 | General

DONGGUAN, China, Nov. 27, 2017 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/–

On November 26, the 16th Asian Marathon Championships & Dongguan International Marathon 2017 kicked off in Dongguan, China. The running feast drew 40 professional athletes and over 30,000 runners from 18 countries and regions.  …

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Board of directors meeting of Murree Brewery Company Limited

November 27, 2017 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Murree Brewery Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on November 30, 2017 at Rawalpindi to discuss the proposal for Glass Manufacturing Project Murree Glass-II, Hattar Industrial Estate, Hatter. …

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