Archive for August 2018

Iranian FM meets PM; delivers President Rouhani’s message

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday received Iranian Minister for Foreign Affairs Javad Zarif, for a meeting, who conveyed to him the greetings and best wishes of the people and leadership of Iran on assuming the office. He stated that Iran wished continued progress and prosperity to the people of Pakistan. Javad Zarif…

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ECP to start registration of overseas Pakistanis as voters from tomorrow

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will start online registration for overseas Pakistanis as voters from tomorrow September 1 and will continue till 15th of next month. Director General Public Relations ECP Nadeem Qasim, while speaking to media on Friday, said overseas Pakistanis possessing valid machine-readable passports can get themselves registered as…

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COAS clarified policy-making is privilege of elected govt: Fawad

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry asserted on Friday that the policy of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) is not personal like the one adopted by Nawaz Sharif. Speaking to newsmen outside Parliament House in Islamabad, Fawad maintained that for the first time in history all the institutions are on the same page. Fawad reiterated that…

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KP govt poised to take ‘Education for All’ to further heights

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is all set to take Prime Minister Imran Khan’s initiated vision “Education for All” to further heights in its tenure, considering education indispensable for socio-economic development of the people. The KP government under this visionary initiative in previous tenure had completed scores of gigantic projects, increased its budget,…

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India accepts Pakistan’s objections over Pakal Dul, Kalnai projects: sources

F.P. Report LAHORE: India has accepted Pakistan’s objections over the Pakal Dul and lower Kalnai power projects after Pakistan put forth concrete evidence against the projects India has started on the Chenab River, sources informed Geo News on Friday. The development came during a two-day meeting between the delegations from Pakistan and India Water Commissions.…

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Govt drives extra cars at the Prime Minister House into auction

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to immediately send a fleet of government cars for auction owing to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s austerity policy. Sources mentioned that the government has collectively sent 33 vehicles out on auction advertisement to reduce public expenditure from government’s end. The elite auction is carrying eight luxury BMW…

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NAB asked to go ahead with indiscriminate accountability process in country: PM

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said National Accountability Bureau has been directed to continue an indiscriminate accountability process in the country. During a meeting with anchorpersons in Islamabad today (Friday), the Prime Minister said accountability will be held across the board and without any prejudice or discrimination. Imran Khan said if any…

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Zardari granted interim bail in money laundering case

F.P. Report KARACHI: A banking court granted an interim bail to former president and Co-Chairman Pakistan People’s Party, Asif Ali Zardari, in a money laundering case here on Friday. Former president had obtained a protective bail from the Islamabad High Court (IHC) in the case on August 18. The high court had directed the former…

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