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  • TLAHORE/Islamabad   -  Officials from Pakistan and India who met at Wagah border yesterday to do the spadework on Kartarpur corridor succeeded in evolving consensus over 80 percent of the issues relating to the matter. They also agreed to resolve the remaining 20 percent issues in ...

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  • TLAHORE/Ghotki    -  Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday dashed to Lahore on a brief visit and held a meeting with Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar. While talking to th e chief minister, the prime minister desired for extending the scope of development and welfare projects in ...

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  • T SIALKOT/SAMBRIAL : Two minor girls were allegedly raped in separate incidents here on Monday, according to police. In village Kishangarh-Begowala, Sambrial tehsil, an accused raped a 14 years old mentally-challenged girl that lived in his neighbourhood. People caught the suspect. They thrashed him ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/Karachi  -   The military officers and a soldier who had embraced martyrdom in Friday’s IED blast at Kharkamar area of North Waziristan were laid to rest on Saturday in their respective hometowns. Major Moeez Maqsood Baig was on Saturday laid to rest in Karachi. His ...

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  • TLAHORE  -    Chief Secretary Yousaf Naseem Khokhar on Friday directed all the deputy commissioners to ensure foolproof security arrangements on the eve of Eid. Addressing a video link meeting of all deputy commissioners here on Friday, the chief secretary said that protection ...

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  • TLALAMUSA/Islamabad   -   The younger son of PPP Punjab President Qamar zaman Kaira along with his friend died in a road accident near Ganja Morr on GT Road in Lalamusa on Friday. According to police, 17-year-old Usama Qamar Kaira along with his friend Hamza Butt, a resident of ...

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  • T KHYBER/Peshawar : Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that the incumbent government is trying to abolish 18th Amendment of the Constitution and bring presidential form of government in the country. All efforts to recognise Israel will be foiled. No one can impose ...

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  • TLAHORE/ISLAMABAD  -   The businessmen have expressed their serious concern for not passing on full relief to the public of oil price cut in global market as the government rejected the OGRA’s recommendation of reducing HSD rate by Rs4.68 per litre for Feb, besides increasing ...

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  • TLAHORE/ISLAMABAD  -   Former principal of Aitchison College, prominent educationist and Prime Minister Imran Khan’s teacher Major (retd) Geoffrey Douglas Langlands passed away on Wednesday. He was 101. He breathed his last in a simply furnished room in Bahawalpur House (now ...

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  • T/INP-LODHRAN/MULTAN-Three persons including a motorway police patrolling officer died and 35 others sustained injuries, some of them critical, in two road accidents occurred in different areas here on Sunday, police said. Rescue sources informed that two persons died and 30 others got injured in an ...

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  • TKASUR/TOBA TEK SINGH  -  Two citizens including a woman were shot at and injured for resistance while the others were deprived of cash and other valuables in a spate of robberies in Kasur City and suburbs the other day. According to police sources, two robbers snatched a motorcycle and ...

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  • TGUJRANWALA/HAFIZABAD   -   The legal fraternity continued its strike on 18th consecutive days for the establishment of a Divisional Bench of the Lahore High Court. In Gujranwala, three lawyers fainted at a hunger strike camp set up as part of the lawyers strike. The lawyers ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/Lahore   -   Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Friday said Imran Khan still does not believe that he is the premier. Speaking at a news conference here along with Ahsan Iqbal, Rana Sanaullah and Marriyum Aurangzeb, Abassi said the rupee had depreciated to the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/LAHORE   -   Leaders of both the mainstream opposition parties, PML-N and the PPP, Thursday blasted the PTI government for allegedly failing to deliver and provide any relief to the masses after completing 100 days in power. Opposition parties also alleged that the PTI ...

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  • TMULTAN/MUZAFFARGARH/KAMALIA/ DERA GHAZI KHAN/TOBA TEK SINGH/HAFIZABAD    -   The hymns of Darood-o-Salaam filled the environment with a mystic zeal as the citizens celebrated Eid Miladun Nabi (SAWW), the 12th of Rabiul Awal, with religious fervour across Punjab on ...

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  • TOKARA/KASUR/SADIQABAD  -   Okara Deputy Commissioner Maryam Khan said during an address to a Seerat Conference at District Public School and College (Girls Section), Renala Khurd that the Holy Quran and the Sunnah of the holy Prophet (SAWW) was the foundation of religion Islam. The ...

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  • TSHEIKHUPURA/SIALKOT  -   More than 3,000 Sikh Yatrees arrived in Sacha Sauda and Sialkot to participate in celebrations of 549th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak on Thursday. In Sheikhupura, as many as 2,480 Sikh Yatrees arrived at Sacha Sauda, some six kilo metres away from ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/PESHAWAR    -   Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday ordered immediate inquiry into the shocking murder after kidnapping of SP Tahir Khan Dawar, and called a meeting on the issue today. The army as well as State Minister for Interior Sheryar Afridi suggested that ...

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  • TIslamabad/Mohmand   -   Another son of the soil, Army Captain Zarghaam Fareed, embraced martyrdom while neutralising an IED detected at Mohmad Gat in Mohmand District on Wednesday. Sepoy Rehan of Bomb Disposal team got critically injured. 25-year-old Capt Zarghaam was unmarried ...

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  • TATTOCK/HAFIZABAD/SIALKOT  -  People from various walks of life have condemned the assassination of Jamiat Ulema Islam-Samai (JUI-S) Chief Maulana Samiul Haq.  Expressing their deep condolence with the bereaved family, the leaders termed the murder a great loss to the country. Advisor ...

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  • THAFIZABAD/SIALKOT/GUJRANWALA  -   Local citizens particularly growers strongly protested against the further increase in the prices of petrol and diesel, and called upon the government to withdraw the hike and desist from such anti-people policies. Different traders said that the ...

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  • TKHANEWAL/GUJRANWALA/MUZAFFARGARH  -   Some 9,856 acres of state land worth billions of rupees has been retrieved in Khanewal and Gujranwala districts under the clean-up campaign, according to the official figures. Approximately 2,154 acres state land worth Rs740.56 million has been ...

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  • TRawalpindi-The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Dr Umer Jahangir has ordered to ensure foolproof security arrangements for Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA). He also urged the Ulema to play a vital role in promoting brotherhood, peace and tranquillity so that the police and other law enforcement agencies ...

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  • TOKARA/Hafizabad  -  Government officials admitted that due to unavailability of balanced food, our children remain short, weak, and suffer various diseases. Addressing a seminar held in connection with World Food Day, they disclosed that on account of unavailability of balanced food to ...

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  • TSIALKOT/WAZIRABAD   -  The River Chenab remained in low flood as the water level soured to 103,802 cusecs at Head Marala near Sialkot after fresh spell of rains in Sialkot region and in the catchment areas of neighbouring Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. However, the people of 23 Pasrur ...

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  • TSIALKOT/TOBA TEK SINGH  -  The Young Doctor Association observed a strike and boycotted OPDs in almost all the government hospitals to vent off anger against the sexual assault on a female doctor in Sheikh Zayad Hospital Rahim Yar Khan by a sweeper. In Sialkot, young male and female ...

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  • TNOORPUR THAL/HAFIZABAD/SIALKOT  -  The government has sought active cooperation of Ulema in promoting religious harmony, unity, peace and brotherhood especially during Muharram. They were asked not to hurt the religious sentiments of the people belonging to any sect. Addressing a meeting, ...

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  • TOKARA/GUJRANWALA   -  Locals blocked Shergarh-Habibabad Link Road, burnt tyres and protested against rising crimes on the road on Tuesday. Talking to media, they said, "Not only do traffic accidents occur on the road, but the robberies also occur in abundance." They added, "On ...

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  • TTOBA TEK SINGH/AHMEDPUR EAST  -  DPO Zulfiqar Ahmed said that on 10th of Muharram there would be 79 Ashura processions and 12 Majalis in the district. He told the media on Thursday that 1,242 policemen, 119 Qaumi Razakars, and 650 volunteers had been deputed for the security of the places ...

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  • TMULTAN/GUJRANWALA   -  The NAB Multan has arrested some officiers including Chief Engineer of Multan Metro project, director engineering and subdivisional officers (SDOs) in connection with metro corruption case here on Thursday, The Nation has learnt. NAB sources disclosed that ...

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