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July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Raees Paracha given additional charge of Banking Ombudsman

Karachi: The Federal Government has given the additional charge of Banking Ombudsman to Muhammad Raeesuddin Paracha. On assumption of the charge of Banking Ombudsman Muhammad Raeesuddin Paracha has visited Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar Offices for hearing of the cases. Muhammad Raeesuddin Paracha attended Forum of Pakistan Ombudsman conference organized

July 16, 2018 1:50 PM Ashraf Ghani calls COAS, assures enhanced border security

RAWALPINDI: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani called Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa and expressed his condolences on loss of innocent lives during terrorist attacks in Pakistan. According to a statement issued by the ISPR on Monday, the Afghan president assured the army chief of enhanced border security measures on Afghan side as assistance

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 12:00 AM Terror attacks: Askari announces one-day mourning

LAHORE: Interim Chief Minister Punjab Dr Hasan Askari, expressing profound grief and sorrow over the loss of human lives in Mastung and Bannu, announced one-day mourning on Sunday (today). The national flag will remain at half-mast. Talking to the media during his visit to Peshawar, he said the Punjab government would provide free medical treatment to those

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 MMA asks caretakers to ensure fair, free election

RAWALPINDI: The leaders of Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) on Saturday asked the caretaker governments in Center and provinces to play their due role to ensure fair and free elections while removing an impression being created about pre-poll rigging. Addressing a public meeting here at Liaquat Bagh, the top leadership of the alliance of five religious

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Haj flights begin from Peshawar

PESHAWAR: The Haj flight operation has begun as the first flight carrying pilgrims to Saudi Arabia took off from the Bacha Khan International Airport here on Saturday. The Airblue flight took off from the Bacha Khan International Airport airport at 4pm, marking the beginning of the Haj flights operation from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Though the Shaheen Air was also scheduled

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Siraj, Shujaat visit Bilour House

PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) head Sirajul Haq on Saturday termed the new wave of terror attacks a conspiracy to postpone the upcoming general elections. He was taking to reporters after a visit of the Bilour House to offer condolence over the death of ANP leader Haroon Bilour and 22 other party activists in the Yakatoot suicide attack. JI leaders including

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Bilawal accorded warm welcome on arrival at Sakhakot

BATKHELA: The workers of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Saturday accorded warm welcome to party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on his arrival in Sakhakot in Malakand. The PPP workers, who had gathered in large number along the way leading to the residence of party’s provincial president Humayun Khan, showered rose petals on Bilawal. Foolproof security

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM CM promises level-playing field for all parties

PESHAWAR: Caretaker Chief Minister Justice (r) Dost Muhammad Khan Saturday said the government was striving to provide level-playing field to all political parties to continue election campaign in order to ensure free and fair election. This he said while addressing a media briefing soon after attending a meeting of political leaders from various parties