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LAHORE (DNA/INP): Punjab Government has regularized the services of fifty two thousand lady health workers contractual staff and other personnel of Health Department.  In this regard, Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shahbaz Sharif distributed regularization letters to the staff in a ceremony in Lahore on Sunday...

KARACHI (NNI): In a bid to unravel the knots around the case regarding attack on SSP Farooq Awan, the city police carried out raids on the hideouts of the banned outfits and arrested at least 18 suspected persons. The areas where the raids were conducted overnight, include Sohrab Goth, Manghopir, Pirabad, Steel Town and Quaidabad. The arrested suspects have been transported...

KARACHI (INP): Violence continued across the city on Saturday as at least four people were found dead in different areas.   According to police, a dead body of a man, who was kidnapped on September 22 from New Karachi, was found from F.B Area Block 16. Three people got injured in separate firing incidents in NIPA Chowrangi, Federal B and North Nazimabad areas.   Two...

KARACHI (INP): Pakistan Navy and Chinese 17th Navy Convoy fleet began a bilateral naval exercise Saturday with an aim to enhance interoperability and operational understanding. Chinese 17th Navy Convoy Fleet, headed by Rear Admiral Huang Xinjian, Deputy Chief of Staff East Sea Fleet arrived at Karachi today to participate in the exercise, which includes an elaborate harbour...

Polls before 2018, predicts Qureshi Says Imran Khan’s container to visit other cities KARACHI (INP): The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) vice chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi Saturday said that the assemblies would not complete their five-year term and new elections would be held before 2018. Talking to the media persons, the PTI leader said people chanted ‘Go Nawaz Go’...

  FAISALABAD, Sept 26 (INP): Two persons were killed and three others injured when two groups clashed over property dispute here on Friday. Police said that armed men of two groups hailing from Jammu Lou area of Faisalabad which were in dispute over ownership of piece of a land traded fire. In cross firing two persons died on the spot while three others sustained...

ISLAMABAD, Sept 26 (DNA):Extra attention is needed to boost the emergent takaful market in Pakistan so that share of Islamic financial services can get a boost, an industry expert said.   The decision of SECP to allow conventional insurance firms to launch takaful (Islamic insurance) operations will boost the insurance sector but more is needed to be done, said Mian...

LAHORE, Sept 26 (DNA): An MOU has been signed between Punjab Vocational Training Council (PVTC) and Media Advocacy Centre here in PVTC Secretariat, Lahore. Media Advocacy Centre (MAC) has joined hands with PVTC, the largest vocational training provider of Pakistan, to impart training to the youth regarding media- related technical jobs. The youth of Southern Punjab will...

KARACHI, Sept 26 (INP): Four policemen were arrested after they were caught red-handed looting the citizens at Boat Basin area of the city on Friday. The Boat Basin Police, after receiving information, galvanized into action and caught four cops red-handed when they were robbing the citizens of their valuables in the Clifton area. They were nabbed when spotted by law enforcers...

LAHORE, Sept 26 (INP): Former law minister Punjab Rana Sanaullah on Friday said the resignations of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) lawmakers will not be accepted until they appear before the National Assembly speaker individually.   “Imran Khan was a fine national leader, but Sheikh Rasheed and Chaudhry brothers have pushed him in a blind valley,” said Sanaullah...

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