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Archive for December, 2017

CJ LHC urges HCBA to play role for reforms to ensure speedy

December 31, 2017 |

Chief Justice Lahore High Court (LHC) Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah has urged the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) to play its due role for reforms to ensure speedy and inexpensive dispensation of justice to people.

Addressing a seminar on …

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No ban on going to Sea View in Karachi on New Year night: Siyal

December 31, 2017 |

Sindh Home Minister Sohail Anwar Siyal says there would be no ban on going to Sea View in Karachi on New Year night. However, he said the citizens should show responsibility and not cause any trouble for others during celebrations.…

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Governor Balochistan visits Mazar-e-Quaid

December 31, 2017 |

Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai visited the Mazar of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah in Karachi on Sunday.

He laid floral wreath at the Mazar and offered fateha.

Talking to media on this occasion, the Balochistan Governor said that Pakistan is …

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Palestinians Recall Envoy Seen With Pakistan Cleric

December 31, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD The Palestinians have withdrawn their envoy to Pakistan after he appeared at a rally with a radical cleric linked to the 2008 Mumbai attacks.

Palestinian envoy Walid Abu Ali shared the stage with Hafiz Saeed, the head of the …

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CPEC to open new avenues of development: Governor Balochistan

December 31, 2017 |

Governor Balochistan, Muhammad Khan Achakzai, has said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will open up new avenues of the development in the country.

He was talking to media after visiting the mausoleum of Founder of Pakistan Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali …

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Balochistan govt making efforts to provide basic health facilities to poor masses

December 31, 2017 |

Balochistan government is making efforts to provide basic health facilities to the poor masses in the province.

The Director General Provincial Health Services Department Shakir Baloch told Radio Pakistan Quetta during a briefing today (Sunday) that project to control the …

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Defense, Intelligence Officials Warn Against Underestimating Islamic State

December 31, 2017 |

WASHINGTON Despite suffering what appear to be debilitating defeats on the ground in Iraq and parts of Syria, the Islamic State terror group is far from dead, according to military and intelligence officials from several countries that have long been …

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Defense, Intelligence Officials Warn Against Underestimating Islamic State

December 31, 2017 |

WASHINGTON Despite suffering what appear to be debilitating defeats on the ground in Iraq and parts of Syria, the Islamic State terror group is far from dead, according to military and intelligence officials from several countries that have long been …

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Murad decides to install 28 treatment plants in nine industrial districts

December 30, 2017 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, December 30, 2017 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah presiding over the third consecutive meeting on provision of clean drinking water and safe environment to the people of Sindh has decided to install 28 sewerage treatment plants to …

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Sindh cabinet approves regularisation of NTS teachers

December 30, 2017 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, December 30, 2017 (PPI-OT):Sindh Cabinet has approved regularization of NTS-pass contract teachers through an assembly act and simultaneously a comprehensive education reforms bill would also be presented in the assembly for improvement of overall education system in public sector.…

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Establishment of such a premier institute at Ormara is a clear manifestation of Navy’s resolve towards improving education standard in coastal areas: President of Pakistan

December 30, 2017 | General, Official News

Karachi, December 30, 2017 (PPI-OT):Second Parents’ Day of Cadet College Ormara (CCO) was held at Cadet College Ormara. President of Pakistan, Mr Mamnoon Hussain graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi welcomed …

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SIUT’s Volunteer Program brings a positive change in the life of participants

December 30, 2017 | General, Official News

Karachi, December 30, 2017 (PPI-OT):The certificate awarding ceremony of SIUT’s students voluntary program winter session was held at SIUT marking the conclusion of the week long 49th batch. These week long programs are held during the summer and winter vacations …

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