Archive for December 2017

Police arrest 60 suspects in Hangu

F.P. Report HANGU: Police arrested 60 suspected persons including 13 proclaimed offenders in a search and strike operations conducted in different parts of the district on Thursday. The operation was conducted on the directives of DPO Ihsanullah Khan and DSP Omar Hayat supervised the search and strike operations in the jurisdiction of City, Saddar and…

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Prophet Muhammad (SAW) torch bearer for entire universe: Ayaz

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that the modern world can attain true peace by emulating the principles espoused by Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH). He expressed these views in his message on the eve of “Eid Milladun Nabi PBUH” being commemorated throughout the Muslim world on Friday, said a…

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BISP is complementing PM’s uplift package for Balochistan: Marvi

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Chairperson BISP MNA Marvi Memon visited Gwadar Thursday to spot check progress of Waseela-e-Taleem (WeT) program in line with the uplift package for the development of Balochistan as announced by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Under the newly-announced 10 year development package, all union councils in Balochistan will…

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NAB appeal against bail: IHC summons Safdar

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court has issued notice to Capt (retd) Safdar for December 14 on a petition of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) challenging accountability court decision to grant bail to Safder in a corruption case. The two member bench comprising Justice Aamir Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani passed the orders after going…

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Protesters adamant over Sana’s resignation demand

F.P. Report LAHORE: In a dramatic turn of events protesters belonging to Tehreek-e-Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLYRA) calling for Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah’s resignation after camping out in front of the provincial assembly on Mall road here for sixth day Thursday. The protesters have annou-nced that the sit-in will not end till the acceptance…

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Blast kills 5 in South Waziristan

F.P. Report SPINKAI: Five, including a peace committee member, were killed in an explosion in South Waziristan Agency. According to the political administration of the agency, the explosive device was installed on a roadside in Spinkai area of Sarokai in South Waziristan. The peace committee member killed in the explosion has been identified as Wali…

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ECP to start enlistment campaign for women voters

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) would start a campaign to enlist women voters in the electoral rolls from earlier next week aiming to ensure the enlisting of maximum number of women voters before the year 2018 polls. According to ECP spokesman, the campaign would continue till April 2018. The main target…

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Turkey, Azerbaijan, Pakistan seek to boost ties

Monitoring Desk BAKU: Turkey, Azerbaijan and Pak-istan agreed on Thursday to develop partnership to ach-ieve stability in the region. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov and Pakistan’s Khawaja Asif held a first trilateral meeting in the Azerbaijani capital Baku, where they agreed a joint statement. According to the statement, the ministers…

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Vibrant democracy

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the first unit of 1320 Mega Watts coal fired thermal power plant at Port Qasim, the prime Minister Shahid Kaqan Abbasi reiterated his resolve towards strengthening and taking forward democracy in the country. He said election will be held in August next year and our future lies in democracy,…

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