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40 terrorists killed in Khyber Operation

At least 40 terrorists were killed, 21 others injured besides 43 hideouts destroyed and recovered huge arms cache during the last one week, since the operation Khyber-III launched in Pakistan-Afghan bordering area. According to the update on the operation issued by ISPR here on Monday, the security forces have occupied passes and are now consolidating their positions up in high ...

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Altaf Hussain reverses decision to quit MQM

Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain announced to quit the party leadership once again and shifted the helm of affairs to Dr. Farooq Sattar. However, entreaties of the party workers forced him to withdraw his decision. It should be mentioned here that Altaf Hussain was addressing the hunger strike camp in progress at Karachi Press Club (KPC). He all ...

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CPEC’s early harvest projects to complete by 2017-18

The early harvest projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are moving forward swiftly and first batch of projects including energy and infrastructure will be completed by 2017-18. According to official sources in the Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms, with the completion of the energy projects in early harvest projects, 10,000 MW would be added in national grid by 2018. ...

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55 suspects captured in Peshawar

Fifty-five suspects were arrested during a search operation in different areas of Peshawar on Monday morning. The suspects also include fifteen Afghan nationals living in the city without legal documents. According to sources, arms and ammunition were also recovered from them

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Sindh CM firm on Karachi cleanliness

Talking to media here, Sindh CM said he would not set a deadline for the purpose; however, he gave a week’s time to the administration to make the city as sparkling clean as possible. He called upon the citizens against rumor-mongering over abduction of children in the province especially Karachi. The chief minister also informed that development projects of Karachi ...

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Woman gunned down for resisting alleged kidnapping

A woman was gunned down on Sunday after she resisted alleged kidnapping bid of her minor daughter in Lines Area, a densely populated area of Karachi. Residents of Lines Area took to streets following the killing, blocking the Corridor III by setting tyres on fire and demanding of the government to arrest the culprits. The minor girl, who is daughter ...

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Pakistan Strongly Condemns Terrorist Attack In Turkey’s Gaziantep

Pakistan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in turkey’s Gaziantep province. In a statement the foreign office said the government and people of Pakistan are deeply saddened by the news of the latest terrorist attack in Turkey. Profound sympathies and condolences were extended to the brotherly people and government of turkey. The statement said Pakistan remains in abiding solidarity with ...

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Ulema Should Play Role To Make Pakistan Secure

Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has urged the religious scholars to play their role in forging unity among the people and guide people to the right path through their teachings. Addressing a conference in Islamabad, the Information Minister emphasized to imbibe the teachings of Islam which emphasize on unity, affection and humility. He said the religious scholars can play their role ...

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9 Terrorists Killed In Air, Ground Operation In Rajgal

Nine terrorists were killed in ground and air operation in Rajgal area of Khyber agency. According to ISPR six hideouts of the terrorists along with huge cache of weapons and explosives were also destroyed. Meanwhile, gunmen shot dead a personnel of Khasadar force in Ghundi area of Khyber agency.

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Sartaj Aziz, Oic Chief Discuss Kashmir

Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz held a joint presser with Organization of Islamic Cooperation Secretary General Iyad Amin Madani on continued killing of innocent Kashmiris in Indian Occupied Kashmir. Speaking at the joint presser, Sartaj Aziz said the killing of over 80 Kashmiri citizens in last 40 days is deplorable. OIC secretary general supported Pakistan’s ...

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