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July 17, 2018 4:27 PM Nafeesa Shah rally 'obstructed' in Khairpur

KOT DIJI: Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians (PPPP) lodged a complaint after Nafeesa Shah-led convoy was allegedly obstructed by pirs and murids in Khairpur. Reporting the inconvenience, former Central Information Secretary Nafisa Shah on Tuesday clarified that their convoy was only obstructed by the Pir Murids and no attack was initiated, adding

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Special force constable martyred in Dir encounter

DIR: A special police force constable was martyred and another injured in an encounter in Merashpati area here on Monday, police sources said. The sources said that acting on a tip-off about the presence of the proclaimed offender, Dilaram, the police conducted a raid on his hideout. The outlaw opened fire on the police in which two cops were injured

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM KP CM orders land provision for Chitral cancer hospital

PESHAWAR: Caretaker Chief Minister Justice (r) Dost Muhammad Khan has directed to immediately provide 50 kanals of public land required by Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission for establishment of a model cancer hospital in Chitral. He said that Chitral was comparatively a backward district. The government should have to provide efficient healthcare and educational

July 15, 2018 4:24 PM President Xi sends condolences to Pakistani counterpart over terror attack

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday sent a condolence message to his Pakistani counterpart, Mamnoon Hussain, over Friday''s terror attack in southwestern Pakistan that killed 128 people and injured 200 others. In his message, President Xi offered his deepest condolences to all the victims on behalf of the Chinese government and the Chinese people

July 15, 2018 2:30 PM Imran to arrives in Balochistan to express solidarity with Mastung victims’ families

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Sunday arrived in Quetta to express solidarity with the families of Mastung blast . A suicide bomber struck Nawab Siraj Raisani's election meeting on Friday where a total of 131 people were killed in Darenghar area of Mastung. The Balochistan government earlier today announced two-day mourning 1

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM S Punjab province resolution after winning polls: Gilani

MULTAN: Former prime minister and PPP vice-chairman Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has said that the PPP will submit a resolution for creation of south Punjab province soon after coming into power. Addressing corner meetings at Union Council Kabirpur, Deenpur and Billywala, Gilani said that the PPP had carried out record development in its last tenure. He said that tehsil

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Chitral, Tank districts have one seat each in both NA, KP Assembly

PESHAWAR: There are two districts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) where the number of votes for the National Assembly and provincial assembly seats is the same. Chitral, the northern-most district of Pakistan and Tank, the southern-most district in the province, have one seat each in the National Assembly and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly. This makes the two districts

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Monsoon alert issued in Mansehra

MANSEHRA: The district administration has issued monsoon rain warnings, asking people residing at banks of Indus, Siran and Kunhar rivers to shift to safer places. Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Zubair issued warnings ahead of monsoon rains in the district in light of devastations caused in such seasons in the past. The vacations of employees and officers

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM PHC closes down 63 quack centres

LAHORE: The Punjab Healthcare Commission on Saturday sealed 63 centres of quacks during the last two days in different cities. According to a press release, the PHC teams accompanied by officials of the district administration and police, carried out anti-quackery drive in Lahore, Gujranwala, Sahiwal and Okara. The teams had visited 213 treatment centres

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM 1,223MW power project at Balloki to start operation by end July

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s third RLNG based Independent Power Project of 1223 MW located at Balloki in Kasur district of Punjab is likely to start its commercial operations by end of July 2018, the Private Power and Infrastructure Board ( PPIB ) said on Saturday. PPIB says that after its completion, this project will be 38th Independent Power Project, processed