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Chudhary Sarwar joins Tahreek.i.Insaf (PTI)

Advertisements ISLAMABAD: Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar on Tuesday officially announced that he joined the Pakistan Tehreek-i-insaf (PTI) in a press conference, after resigning as the Governor of Punjab. “In my 40 years of political experience I have seen that united parties win elections, divided parties lose, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf has potential because …

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Nawaz Sharif calls for reforms in civil bureaucracy

ISLAMABAD: Expressing concern and dissatisfaction with the performance of the civil bureaucracy, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday directed that a detailed report must be submitted to him within four months’ time in order to bring about holistic reforms in the structure of the civil service, including in the accountability …

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IT officials says YouTube will remain blocked ‘indefinitely’ in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: A government official said, You Tube will remain blocked ‘indefinitely’ in Pakistan, as experts failed to find a way to filter content deemed offensive and blasphemous. The video-sharing website has been blocked in Pakistan since September 2012 over its hosting of the “Innocence of Muslims” movie that sparked furious …

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Revival of Saadat Hassan Manto on Stage

ISLAMABAD: ‘Manto se Milye’, a stage play and memorial tribute to Saadat Hassan Manto (1912-1955),  presented by Dr. Shaista Nuzhat at the Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA), Islamabad on Tuesday night. Trend of theater is gradually decreasing in Pakistan but the latest stage play in Islamabad, Manto se Milye, pulled …

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There is no instant solution to terrorism : CH Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said on Wednesday that terrorism cannot be resolved instantly and that tackling it may take weeks, month, or years. Addressing a session of the National Assembly, the interior minister said that, due to operation Zarb.e.Azb, there is always a chance of backlash, security …

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PTA introduces new draft for Retail Tariff Regulations 2015

ISLAMABD: According to official website of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), anchorites introduced draft under the name of Telecommunication Services Retail Tariff Regulations 2015. A draft of the regulation reveals that PTA will be able to make sure that tariffs of the telecom services, will be in the reach of consumers …

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Saying ‘Talaq’ three times on the trot should be punishable, Maulna Sheerani

ISLAMABAD: The Council of  Islamic Ideology recommended on Wednesday punishment for individuals who say ‘Talaq’ three times on the trot. Noticing the increasing divorce rates, Isalmic Idelogy Council’s chairman Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani said repeating the word talaq (divorce) ‘thrice’ is unlawful and rather a spouse should say the words …

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Clash between protestors and police in Karachi, Charlie Hebdo latest edition

Karachi: Religious parties will held countrywide against the French magazine for printing the cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). Police fired water cannon and bullets in the air as they clashed with anti-Charlie Hebdo protesters outside the French consulate Bath Island, Karachi on Friday. Hundreds of people have gathered at …

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Sartaz Aziz says, Attacks from Afghan soil have Indian linkage

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on National Security and Foregin Affairs Sartaj Aziz said on Sunday that India is using Afghan soil to carry out attacks on Pakistan, however, attacks reduced in fair amount after Pakistan and Afghan agreed on that they will let any one to use …

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Notables greeted Imran and Reham via Twitter

ISLAMABAD: Imran khan chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf formally announced his wedding with TV anchor Reham Khan. After the news came out,  different notables greeted Imran and Reham via twitter.   Good on you Skipper ,Congratulations! My family and I wish you all the happiness with your blessed new life #secondtimearound #goodonyou — …

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Imran khan wedding pics

 ISLAMABAD: The most talk about marriage rumors of Imran khan and Rehman finally comes true. Mufti Saeed who conducted the nikkah between newly weds, confirms on media. Here are some pics of Imran and Reham together on nikkah ceremony.  

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NA adopts 21st Constitutional Amendment

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Tuesday adopted the 21st Constitutional Amendment unopposed after 242 Members of National Assembly voted in favour of the law o set up constitutionally protected military court to try terrorism related cases, announced National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq. Jamiat-Ulema-i-islam-F(JUIF) and Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) abstained from voting. The bill will …

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Lakhvi’s bail challenged in LHC by FIA

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Saturday challenged Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi’s bail in the Islamabad High Court (IHC). On December 18,2014, an anti-terrorism court (ATC) granted bail to Lakhvi, the leader of the banned outfit Lashkhar-e-Taiba (LeT), who was allegedly involved in planning, financing and executing the attacks on …

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Petrol price to decrease by Rs 6.25 from 1st Jan

ISLAMABAD: The price of petrol will be decreased by Rs 6.252 and diesel by Rs 7.86 per litre from January 1.   OGRA has sent the summary for the price decrease to the Ministry of Petroleum. This will be the third consecutive decrease in the price of petroleum products in …

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