Archive for April 2018

11 students killed in Kandahar explosion

Monitoring Desk KANDAHAR: As many as 11 students of religious seminary were killed and 16 others were injured including five foreign soldiers in a car bombing in Kandahar province of Afghanistan on Monday. Local officials told that suicide bomber detonated a vehicle full of explosives in Haji Abdullah Khan village of Daman district and according…

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Zardari calls Nawaz cunning and opportunistic

F.P. Report LAHORE: Former President and Co-Chairperson Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Asif Ali Zardari has claimed that Nawaz Sharif not that innocent as we thought and adding that he is cunning and opportunist. This he said while talking to media persons on Monday. Zardari while spilling the beans on his relationship with the disqualified prime…

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Petroleum prices likely to increase from May 1

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) sent a summary to Petroleum Division and suggesting an increase in the petroleum prices. According to the report, the prices of petrol likely to be increase to Rs3.22 per litre, diesel to Rs5.2, kerosene oil Rs6.97 and light diesel by Rs6.95. Besides petroleum prices, an increase…

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Police arrest two men for allegedly raping minor in Larkana

F.P. Report LARKANA: Police arrested two men on Monday for allegedly raping a seven-year-old girl in Larkana. Police official told media that neighbors arrested two men after hearing girl’s cries for help from a nearby store and later they handed over the accused to police. Police added that arrested suspect identified as Shahid Abro and…

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CM Shahbaz criticizes Imran Khan for negative politics

F.P. Report LAHORE: President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif has said that how one can expect change from a person if he (Imran Khan) not able to change his speech from the past some years. Shahbaz criticized Imran while issuing a statement regarding the last night speech of Imran…

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Five factors driving the price of oil

Monitoring Desk Oil prices have risen as high as $75 a barrel for the first time in four years. But what has driven the rally and will it continue? Here are the five key areas to watch: 1. Supply and demand The simplest reason for the rise in oil prices is that markets have tightened…

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People found nothing new in Imran Khan speech: Nawaz Sharif

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif has criticized the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chief Imran Khan for continuously doing the same speech and the people were tired of his hollow claims. Nawaz said this while talking to media persons on Monday outside the accountability court hearing corruption cases against him and his family. He…

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29 dead, 40 injured in Kabul explosions

Monitoring Desk KABUL: At least 29 people were killed and 40 others were injured after twin explosion rocked the Afghan capital Kabul on early Monday morning. Dawood Amin, Kabul Police Chief told Afghan media that the first explosion happened at around 8am local time when a suicide bomber traveling on a motorcycle detonated his explosives…

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Mercedes’ Hamilton claims Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Monitoring Desk BAKU: Defending world champion Lewis Hamilton claimed his first win of 2018 on Sunday and took over as leader of the title race when he triumphed in a dramatic, crash and incident-strewn Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The 33-year-old Briton managed to steer his Mercedes through a chaotic race and capitalised on his teammate Valtteri…

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