Archive for March 2018

Real youth were supporting JUI-F not PTI: Fazl

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam and Chairman NA Kashmir Committee, Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that establishment and bureaucracy was the main hurdle in the way of JUIF to reach the power corridor in Islamabad. Maulana Fazlur Rehman said this while addressing a Pegham-e-Islam (Message) Conference arranged by Jamiat Tulaba-e-Islam (JTI) here on…

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Candidates accuses KPPSC staff for misbehaving

Salman Yousafzai PESHAWAR: Candidates appeared in recently held competitive examinations under Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission has complained against the KPPSC staff for their misbehavior and lackluster attitude towards facilitating the candidates. An aspirant, Wisal Khan, who recently appeared in the competitive exam for the post of Tehsil Municipal Officer, said that there were no…

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Professional competence, honesty keys of success: Deputy Speaker

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Dr. Mehar Taj Roghani, Deputy Speaker Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly has said that development of close interaction between universities and schools for career counseling and professional competence is the need of the hour; she was speaking as chief guest to the concluding session of social integration project of Khyber Medical University (KMU) in…

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KP Cabinet approves grant for monthly stipend to Paish Imams

F.P. Report PESHAWAR : Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak presided over a meeting of the provincial cabinet that approved the grant of monthly stipend to Paish Imams of Mosques of all categories proposed in the summary. At the moment, the relevant forum received 20699 documents of Paish Imams qualifying for the monthly stipend. The…

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Civil Society calls for joint efforts to protect children

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Forum for Democratic Policing” Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chapter (PFDP-KP) in collaboration with the EU-funded Citizen Justice and Peace Program (CJPP) organized a seminar on ‘’Safety needs of women and children and civil society” here in a local hotel at Peshawar on Wednesday. The purpose of the Seminar was to formulate a…

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District govt to hold ‘Azam Nujawan’

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Nazim of the city district government, Muhammad Asim Khan said that district government has planned to organize an entertainment-cum sports event titled “Azam Nujawan “for upbringing hidden talent of youth. The current local government system in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is a prodigious gift on the part of the PTI-led government to the general…

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MoIT joins hand with Huawei

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication joined hands with Telecommunication Company Huawei to contribute towards digital development in the country via USF programs through appropriate utilization of its expertise. Ministry of IT & Telecom through the USF signed an MOU with Huawei at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, under which…

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European automotive demand up 7% in January

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Demand for vehicles in the European countries recorded a 7 percent annual rise in January 2018, Turkey’s Automotive Distributers’ Association said on Wednesday. “In the EU 28 and European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries, automotive market rose by 7 percent to 1,480,499 vehicles in January 2018, compared to the same month of…

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France raises its 2017 growth

Monitoring Desk PARIS: France’s 2017 GDP growth has been revised upwards to 2 percent, a rate that has not been observed since 2011, the country’s national statistics agency said on Wednesday. “The revision of several indicators led to increase the annual estimation of GDP growth in 2017 by 0.1 points, from 1.9% to 2.0%,” said…

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PTEA urges govt to remove major irritants in export growth

F.P. Report FAISALABAD: The Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) has urged the government to immediately remove the major irritants in export growth. Extreme cash flow crunch is gradually eroding the biggest job providing textile export sector; consequently sizeable textile capacity had been severely impaired, it said adding that the government should accord preferential treatment in…

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