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Army to be deployed in Islamabad soon

Advertisements ISLAMABAD: After government’s decision to deploy the army for civil administration in Islamabad from August 1, the troops would likely to be seen patrolling the streets in the city. Advertisements Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan revealed that the government had issued a notification on July 24 to requisition …

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Article 245 is implemented in Islamabad for three months

ISLAMABAD: Having concerns over terror threats, the interior ministry has implemented Article 245 of the constitution in Islamabad. Earlier this month, the premier, after consulting close aides during a high-level meeting, had decided to have armed forces in aid of the civil administration to strengthen security at sensitive installations across …

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Allegation of border infiltration attempts are discarded by Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Indian army’s claim of having been fighting with a large group of infiltrators on the border who intruded their territory from Pakistan are ditched by Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry on Thursday. Earlier, an Indian general had asserted on Wednesday that their forces were tackling with a massive …

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More than 500 suspected members belong to banned outfits arrested in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Approximately 500 suspected terrorists belonging to banned outfits have been detained by the security forces from across Pakistan including the federal capital, an official of the interior minister revealed on Wednesday. The official said that these arrested would be treated under the newly legislated Protection of Pakistan Act (PPA) …

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Khawaja Asif makes an apology over unannounced load shedding

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Monday expressed regret and sorry for increasing in announced and unannounced load shedding during the Ramadan. While addressing to the conference in Islamabad, he revealed that the shortfall of electricity had increased to 7,000 MW. He said that the …

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Moulana Tariq Jameel visits Imran Khan and invites him for Hajj-i-Baitullah

ISLAMABAD: Renowned religious scholar Moulana Tariq Jameel called on chairman Tehreek-i-Insaf Imran Khan on Tuesday July 8. According to the central media cell, Moulan Tariq Jameel along with a couple of members belonging to ‘tableeghi jamaat’ has paid a visit to Imran at his residence in Islamabad. Both discussed several …

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Windstorm in the twin cities, damaged an airplane of private airline

An airplane of a private airline, at the Benazir International Airport Rawalpindi, had got damaged during the windstorm in twin cities on Wednesday. A passenger plane of a private airline was affected seriously at the Benazir International Airport Rawalpindi when twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi were hit by a …

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PM Nawaz called a meeting of the party leaders

ISLAMABAD: The meeting of the Pakistan Muslim League-n leaders and advisers is summoned to discuss the major national, security and political matters. According to the sources, the main issues negotiated in the meeting are about the strategies to form against the political tactics being played by Imran and Qadri. The …

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PCB will build a stadium in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The chair of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi has made and announcement that Islamabad soon will have a stadium of its own. “We will restart construction within six months and will try to complete the stadium quickly,” Sethi said, and expressed that after acknowledging the ‘Big Three’ Pakistan’s …

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Ijazul Haq promises his support to Nawaz’s government

Ijazul Haq, the Member National Assembly who had enjoyed ties with Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) in the past, met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at the PM House today and assured his support to his government. Observing the turmoil may emerged from current scenario including the army battling with …

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Traffic rules violation involved 400 VIPs

ISLAMABAD: The last six months report over traffic violation said that 400 public figures, including legislators and armed forces officials are found neglecting the cardinal traffic rules such as breaking a red light, speeding, driving without a seat belt and using phone while driving. According to the officials, among them 200 …

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Rafique ordered the plane diversion

RAWALPINDI: The government planned to take two options into consideration on the arrival of Qadri at Benazir International Airport (BIA) on Monday- either use of a Fokker ATR27 aero plane to airlift him to Lahore or a helicopter of the Punjab government. On the contrary, however, none of the two …

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Emirates to ask for damages over Qadri episode

Lahore: The Emirates airline plans to file a suit over the harms caused to its reputation by the enforced diversion of its plane carrying Dr Tahir ul Qadri on Monday. According to the officials, the aircraft EK-612 was scheduled to land Islamabad at 8am and return to Dubai at 9:30 …

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All hell broke loose on Qadri’s arrival

ISLAMABAD: The chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Dr Allama Tahir ul Qadri has arrived in Pakistan. At this moment a considerable amount of his supporters were present outside of the airport to welcome their leader. Earlier, it was claimed that the flight EK-612 has landed at Benazir Airport Rawalpindi. …

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