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LAHORE: Indus Water Commissioners of Pakistan and India are set to hold a two-day dialogue in Punjab’s capital on March 20 and 21 after a lull of two years on Indus Water Treaty. The treaty that was signed 57 years old bounds India and Pakistan to hold a meeting every year however, the authorities did not...

KHYBER AGENCY: At least three Frontier Corps (FC) personnel embraced martyrdom and eight terrorists were killed in two separate incidents in Charsadda...

KARACHI: President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday formally opened the 6th national census by inscribing the allocated census number “One” on...

QUETTA: At least seven people including six of same family died when roof of a house collapse after a dumper fell over it in the provincial capital Quetta...

KABUL/PESHAWAR: Business representatives from Afghanistan and Pakistan have called on Islamabad to immediately reopen the border between the two countries,...

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court on Monday while hearing a case about disposal of toxic water into Manchar Lake has expressed resentment over delay in taking preventive...

PESHAWAR: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader Moulana Asmatullah on Saturday announced his decision to join Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Asmatullah, who was elected from PK-62, Kohistan as member of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, resigned from his seat and joined the PTI. The former lawmaker said that he would fully support the PTI candidate in the by-election. “I...

KARACHI: Chairman Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Zafar Hijazi visited the Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited (PSX) on Friday and met...

KARACHI: Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar has decided to move court to obtain local government powers. Sources said that Waseem Akhtar has finalized all arrangements to file the case in the court. The case will be filed under Article 140-A. Waseem Akhtar will announce the decision to file the case in a couple of days. Known lawyer Barrister Ferogh Nasim will represent Karachi...

ISLAMABAD: The Senate was informed on Friday that a proposal to construct four more entry gates along the border with Afghanistan is under consideration to effectively monitor the cross border movement of the people. Minister of State for Interior Muhammad Balighur Rehman told the House during question hour that these gates will be erected at South Waziristan, North Waziristan,...

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