Archive for July 2017

Credit in Panama case to be given Siraj says Khursheed Shah

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Opposition Leader in National Assembly, Syed Khursheed Shah has said Jamaat-i-Islami chief, Senator Siraj-ul-Haq was the first to take up the Panama case in the apex court and because of his struggle the SC announced the historic verdict on Friday. Shah said that the credit must be given to Siraj and his…

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PML-N decides to end PTI govt in KP

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) wanted to bring in house change in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly to end the PTI led-provincial government in the province. The provincial leadership of PML-N told that party central leadership had rejected several parties request to form a coalition government in the province but now they take a decision…

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Imran, Khattak on same page over QWP issue

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: There were rumors that the relation between the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak and Imran were off the balance for expelling Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) however the party source confirmed that both the leaders were on the same page in this regard. It was reported that provincial ministers and close supporter…

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Stokes’ burst leaves South Africa facing defeat

F.P. Report OVAL: England ripped apart South Africa’s top order in Sunday’s final session at the Oval to bear down on a victory that would put them 2-1 up with one to play in the four-test series. Two wickets from successive balls in Ben Stokes’ third over removed Quinton de Kock (5) and Faf du…

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SC to resume hearing of Imran disqualification case

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court will resume hearing on Monday of the disqualification case of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan. Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar headed the three judge bench including Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Umar Ata Bandial. Leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Hanif Abbasi filed a case in the Supreme…

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Afghan forces thwart a deadly explosion in Jalalabad city

JALALABAD (Khaama Press): The Afghan security forces have foiled a plot by the anti-government armed militant group to carry out a deadly explosion in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province. According to the local government officials, the militants were attempting to detonate a motorcycle packed with heavy explosives in the city but the…

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Afghan forces repulse Taliban attacks in Badghis

HERAT (AIP): Taliban gunmen targeted several posts of Afghan National Army (ANA) in Bala Murghab district of Badghis province as they increased attacks in Afghanistan following the launch of their traditional spring offensive, officials said Sunday. The fighting sparked by Taliban attacks on ANA posts in the Joye Khwaja area of Bala Murghab district last…

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Illegal armed commander killed, 3 guards injured in clash

KUNDUZ (AIP): A warlord was killed and his three guards wounded during a clash with local residents in the Bangi district of northern Takhar province, residents said Sunday. The illegal armed commander and his guards forcibly searched houses of several local residents in the Bangi district yesterday and also physically beaten them, local residents told…

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Ronaldo due in court over tax evasion claims

F.P. Report MADRID: Football megastar Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court near Madrid Monday accused of evading millions of euros in taxes, the latest player to fall foul of Spain´s taxman. The 32-year-old will be questioned by a court in Pozuelo de Alarcon, a wealthy suburb of Madrid where he lives, after returning from a summer…

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