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  • TPakistan cricket team captain Sarfaraz Ahmed has said that he will consider stepping down from the captain’s position, if he fails to deliver. While speaking with media on the book launching ceremony of noted sports journalist Saleem Khaliq, Sarfaraz said he is aware that he would have to ...

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  • TSaudi Arabia has increased the quota of Pakistani pilgrims for next year's Hajj by five thousand. According to a spokesperson of Ministry of Religious Affairs, an agreement has been signed in this regard by Minister of Religious Affairs Pir Noor ul Haq Qadri and his Saudi counterpart. Under the ...

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  • TPakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah expressing disappointment over the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has warned the rulers against running its affairs through ordinance and said that the Prime Minister Imran Khan's statements have portrayed that 'dark clouds of ...

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  • TLeg-spinner Yasir Shah on Sunday thanked Prime Minister Imran Khan and military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor for sending congratulatory messages to him for becoming fastest bowler to take 200 wickets in test cricket. Yasir took Twitter to express gratitude for the love he received from ...

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  • TPresident Dr Arif Alvi has expressed the resolve to further strengthen National Accountability Bureau to check corruption in the country.   Addressing a seminar 'Our Faith, Corruption Free Pakistan', in Islamabad today, he stressed for taking the corruption cases to logical conclusion by ...

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  • TPrime Minister (PM) Imran Khan, after arriving in Karachi for a day-long visit, held separate meetings with Sindh Governor Imran Ismail and business community. Upon arriving in the city, the PM was received by Governor Sindh Imran Ismail and other PTI leaders at the airport. Imran ...

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  • TKhyber Pakhtunkhwa government has approved a grant of 150 million rupees for preservation of Kalash tribe culture in Chitral. A spokesman of provincial government told that a committee has been set up for the protection of unique culture of Kalash tribe. It includes director of Archeology ...

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  • TForeign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi will visit Kabul on Saturday to hold talks with Afghan leadership on political reconciliation and durable peace in Afghanistan. Addressing a news conference in Multan, he said Pakistan is committed to Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process. The Foreign ...

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  • TMinister Forest Gilgit-Baltistan Muhammad Imran has said that no extension would be given in timber policy. In a statement, he asked timber owners to shift their wood to the market before ending of stipulated time given under the policy. He said all timber would be forfeited in case of not shifting ...

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  • TSix people have been injured in a blast at Gulistan-e-Johar in Karachi. Police, Rangers and rescue workers rushed to the site and the injured were shifted to the hospital.         Police said the cause of the blast would be ascertained after investigation ...

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  • TFederal Minister for Human Rights Dr Shireen Mazari has said in the wake of UN Report on Kashmir, the previous governments of Pakistan had failed to act proactively on Kashmir issue. Addressing a one day International Conference on UN Report on Human Rights Violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir in ...

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  • TRailways Minister Sheikh Rasheed has said on Saturday that he was happy with the Railways Ministry and could not even think of taking over the information ministry as he thought Fawad Chaudhry was the best man for the job. These comments came soon after the railway minister's earlier claims that he ...

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  • TThe brother of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader and federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry, Chaudhry Faisal Hussain Farid, was appointed as the Punjab additional advocate general on Saturday.  The brother of the information minister was among the 18 ...

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  • TThe Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar said on Saturday that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has done so much work in their first 100 days that they could set a record. While talking to journalists in Lahore, the Chief Minister said, “Prime Minister Imran Khan is a simple man and ...

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  • TA meeting to review progress on development projects in Tharparkar was held in Karachi today with Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah in the chair. The meeting was informed that discussed project for provision of water to Thar Coal Block-II will be completed at a cost of 15.2 billion rupees and ...

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  • TThe Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday said the poor condition of medical facilities in the country is a failure of state. While addressing an event at the National Institute of Heart Diseases in Rawalpindi, the Chief Justice remarked, “Patients do not have access ...

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  • TAn election tribunal on Saturday issued a written judgment on an election petition challenging the victory of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The Lahore High Court’s Justice Shahid Waheed issued a 29-page judgment on the election petition. As per the order, the petitioner failed to prove the ...

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  • TMuttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Amir Khan on Saturday said Farooq Sattar is no longer part of the party and should stop using its name and flag. While speaking to the media in Karachi, the MQM-P leader said, “We will present the Karachi case in front of the Chief Justice. ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court on Saturday rejected reports regarding the Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar having any social media account. According to a press release issued by the SC, the chief justice of Pakistan does not have any social media account and that the Twitter account under his ...

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  • TThe Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhary has said the PTI government is creating an enabling environment for the expatriate Pakistanis to make investment in the country. While addressing the Pakistani community in London, he said that we are giving special importance to the overseas Pakistanis ...

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  • TAn Accountability Court of Karachi in NICL corruption case has awarded seven years imprisonment sentence to all the six accused including its former chairman Ayaz Khan Niazi. The Court announcing the verdict today (Saturday) also declared all the accused disqualified for any public office for next ...

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  • TSpecial Assistant to Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar has appreciated the German proposal to attract high-skilled workers in large quantity from Pakistan. He was talking to German Ambassador to Pakistan Martin Kobler in Islamabad. Muhammad Usman Dar expressed government’s ...

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  • TThe Prime Minister Office has rejected as baseless the media reports regarding a meeting between Prime Minister Imran Khan and National Accountability Bureau Chairman Justice (R) Javed Iqbal. According to a statement issued by PM Media office in Islamabad, there is no truth in the media reports ...

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  • TMinister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says the PTI government during its first 100-days has set a direction to turn around fate of the country. Addressing a press conference in London, he said the government is especially focusing on revival of the national economy and ...

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  • TThe President House in Islamabad opened its door for the general public today. The house will remain open for general public from 9 am to 4 pm. Visitors can enter the Aiwan-e-Sadr by showing their National Identity Card at the entrance.  The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government ...

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  • TAt least seven people were killed and 18 injured in road accidents in Sheikhpur and Sahiwal areas of Punjab province on Friday night. In Sheikhpura a rickshaw collided with an incoming oil tanker on Sargodha Road. According to rescue sources, a man and his wife travelling in the rickshaw were ...

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  • TThe All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS) and Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA) have discarded the statement by Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry that half of the dues of media industry were paid to media houses. APNS and PBA “take strong exception to the statement of Fawad Hussain ...

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  • TCommander Rawalpindi Corps Lieutenant General Bilal Akbar visited the exercise area in Jhelum Division to witness a brigade level training exercise near Jalalpur Jattan on Friday. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement, the commander appreciated the high standard of training ...

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  • TPrime Minister Imran Khan on Friday has expressed resolve to the uplift living standard of common people across the country. Addressing students belonging to Balochistan in Islamabad today, he said the federal government has been working with Balochistan government to improve the living standards ...

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  • TThe Supreme Court on Friday summoned chiefs of Pakistan International Airline (PIA) and Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in a case pertaining fake educational degrees of staff members.  During the hearing, PIA’s counsel presented an investigation report before the three-member ...

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