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ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has warned PTI and PAT protesters against breaching the Red Zone area in Islamabad. He said such an attempt will deteriorate the already tense situation. In a statement, he said the government had conceded to the PTI Chief’s demand of vote audit in ten...

LAHORE: Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) Amir Hafiz Muhammad Saeed has called upon Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri to include “peace in Palestine” in their charter of demands and press the government to take practical steps to stop  the ‘genocide’ of Palestinian Muslims by Israel. Hafiz Saeed said...

Negotiations with Swiss authorities for return of $ 200 billion from 26th ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani delegation to negotiate the return of $200 billion from Swiss Bank will be in Switzerland on 26th of August, 2014. The delegation will consist of secretary Finance, Chairman FBR and other officials. Sources said that Pakistani delegation will stay in Swiss capital for three...

Rafiullah Mandokhail  ZHOB: Congo fever claimed another life raising death toll to four persons in a week. Health official said on Sunday. Sultan 25,...

LAHORE, Aug 17 (DNA):Punjab Education Foundation (PEF) has launched baseline survey of newly adopted 75 non-formal community schools situated in Cholistan area of Bahawalpur division. According to a spokesman of Punjab Education Foundation, this survey would help to determine present conditions of schools’ infrastructure, academic standards and educational opportunities...

KHAR (INP): At least three persons including a woman were killed and four others injured when a pickup fell in a gorge here on Sunday. Political administration sources said that a pickup going to Barang Sharbati from Khar, the tribal headquarters of Bajaur Agency skidded off the road and fell into a gorge. As a result of accident three persons including Sher Alam, his...

KARACHI (INP): A policeman was shot dead and the Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) foiled a terror bid as it defused a ten kilogram bomb here on Sunday. According to the BDS official, the bomb was defused from a rickshaw in Orangi Town of the city. The policeman, identified as Wakeel, was shot dead in Baldia No 12 by unknown gunmen. Related Posts ...

KOTLI, AJK (INP): At least three persons were killed and two others injured when landslide caused by heavy rain hit a house here in the wee hours of Sunday. Local sources said that a big land mass fell over a house in village Baggah Kakni in district Kotli of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) as heavy rain lashed the area. The landslide destroyed the house completely resulting...

PESHAWAR (INP): PESCO rehabilitation teams have restored power supply in all the areas of Peshawar and other parts of province affected due to rain and storm. 56 feeders were severely affected as big trees fell on the lines, poles, transmission lines damaging them. Pesco rehabilitation teams immediately started the restoration work and power supply was restored to 51 feeders...

MANSEHRA (INP): The police arrested 39 suspects during search operation in Afghan refugees camp here on Sunday and recovered arms, explosives and hand grenade. District Police Officer (DPO) Khurram Rasheed said that heavy contingent of police conducted search operation in Afghan refugees camp in Ichrrian area of Mansehra. During operation 39 suspected Afghan nationals...

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