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Terror funding choked by National Action Plan: ISPR

Advertisements The director general of the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Maj-Gen Asim Saleem Bajwa, said the National Action Plan (NAP) effectively plugged the funding of terrorist groups operating in the Pakistan. Advertisements Talking to a Russian magazine Sputnik, ISPR said “Intelligence-based operation, physical operation in Fata and squeezing the funding …

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Pakistani beheaded in Saudi Arabia for drug trafficking

Pakistani sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Saudi Arabia. According to the reports Pakistani was beheaded on Sunday for drug trafficking, this becomes the 84th execution sentence by Saudi Arabia so far in this year. According to Amnesty Saudi is ranked among top three executioners of 2014. Saudi Arabia …

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US visited by record 75 million foreigners in 2014

WASHINGTON: A record is set in 2014 on arrival of 75 million foreigners by US. It is the 7 percent increase over 2013, told U.S. Under Secretary of Commerece for International Trade Stefan M. Selig. “The United States continues to be the premier destination for international visitors,” said Stefan Selig. …

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PIA has managed to overcome losses

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Aviation Affairs Shujaat Azeem said on Friday that the annual loss of Pakistan International Airline (PIA) had been trimmed down to Rs18 billion from Rs31.5 billion during the previous year. He said the PIA was also paying Rs3.29 billion interest on legacy loans that …

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The list of nominees for 2014’s Lux Style Awards unfolded

The Nominees for the 13th Lux Style Awards LSA) have been announced in Karachi. Top celebrities working in the entertainment and fashion industry of Pakistan, have been enlisted in 27 various categories from the four disciplines of fashion, film, music and television. Four experts from each discipline will judge each …

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2014 Commonwealth Games kicked off at Celtic Park, Glasgow

The 2014 Commonwealth Games opening ceremony has taken place at Celtic Park in Glasgow in which thousands of athletes belonging to 71 nations  made their appearance to the massive crowdin the stadium and were also observed by up to one billion global audience at TV screens. The Games opened with …

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Pakistan protection bill 2014 approved in the House

ISLAMABAD: In the session held in National Assembly, a bill for the country’s survival has passed which receives a considerable number of votes from Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) while Jamat-i-Islami (JI) considers the bill to be against the Articles 8 and 10 of the constitution of Pakistan. Zahid Khan, the …

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