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 2022-01-23 02:55 

Daily Times

Door open for talks with TTP...

Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Saturday said the security institutions are fully prepared to root out terrorism from the country, adding that after being defeated at the hands of Taliban in Afghanistan, the RAW-backed groups are planning to carr...

 2022-01-23 02:51 

Daily Times

Alert issued after terror incidents...

The Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) have been directed to exercise "extreme vigilance" after the recent terror incidents in the country, a notification from the Ministry of Interior said Saturday. The interior ministry, in the notification, asked ...

 2022-01-23 02:48 

Daily Times

6,500 more test positive for Covid-19; 12 lose lives...

The national tally on Saturday of total active COVID-19 cases was recorded 63, 344 with 6,540 more people tested positive for the deadly virus while 12 people had died from the disease on Saturday. All 12 corona patients died in the hospital during past 2...

 2022-01-23 02:45 

Daily Times

PM calls upon int'l community to provide relief to Afghans...

Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday once again called upon the international community to provide immediate humanitarian relief to the millions of Afghans who were facing an imminent danger of starvation. In a tweet, the prime minister also reminded that p...

 2022-01-23 02:44 

Daily Times

PTI expels former info secretary for tirade against PM on social media...

The ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday expelled its former secretary information Ahmad Jawad for launching no-holds-barred tirade against party's top leadership including Prime Minister Imran Khan on social media, a private TV channel r...

 2022-01-23 02:43 

Daily Times

Sharifs never denied preparation of affidavit at Nawaz's office: Fawad...

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said on Saturday the Sharif family had not denied the disclosure in the Rana Shamim case that the affidavit was prepared in Nawaz Sharif's office as per his instructions. Taking to his t...

 2022-01-23 02:42 

Daily Times

Sending Nawaz to London was Imran Khan's decision: Asad...

Federal Minister for Planning, Development, and Special Initiatives Asad Umar on Saturday revealed that it was "100% Prime Minister Imran Khan's decision" to send former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to London for his medical treatment, a privat...

 2022-01-23 02:33 

Daily Times

Political parties must join hands to revive economy...

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar has said that there are numerous problems in Pakistan that need to be solved. "All political parties will have to work together to revive the economy. Due to GSP Plus Status, Pakistan is reaping benefits worth millions ...

 2022-01-23 02:33 

Daily Times

Opp wish for in-house change to remain a dream: Qureshi...

Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Hussain Qureshi on Saturday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)government under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan would complete its constitutional tenure and the Opposition's wish for in-house cha...

 2022-01-23 02:33 

Daily Times

Over 70 dead in fighting after Syria jail attack...

Fighting raged for a third day Saturday between the Islamic State group and Kurdish forces in Syria after IS attacked a prison housing jihadists, in violence that has claimed over 70 lives, a monitor said. The assault on the Ghwayran prison in the norther...

 2022-01-23 01:35 

The Nation

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Cleanliness, facilities for tourists at Kallar Kahar inspected...

LAHORE - Special Assistant to Chief Minister (SACM) on Information and Tourism Hasaan Khawar on Saturday visited the Tourism Development Corporation of...

 2022-01-23 01:34 

The Nation

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CS reviews preparedness ahead of snowfall in Murree...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Secretary Kamran Ali Afzal visited different areas of Murree on Friday night before the snowfall and reviewed the...

 2022-01-23 01:33 

The Nation

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'PTI will bring honest leadership thru transparent LB polls in Lahore'...

Hammad Azhar says our competition is with inflation ot opposition LAHORE - Federal Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar said that development works in...

 2022-01-23 01:31 

The Nation

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First anti-polio drive of the year from tomorrow...

LAHORE - The Sub-National Immunisation Drive (SNID) against polio will be started from January 24 (Monday) in nine districts of Punjab. Districts...

 2022-01-23 01:30 

The Nation

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Health minister distributes Naya Pakistan Sehat Cards...

LAHORE - Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid distributed Naya Pakistan Qomi Sehat Cards to residents of UC-71 in NA-125 here on Saturday. Ali...

 2022-01-23 01:28 

The Nation

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Solar-powered water pumps' installation across Punjab vowed...

LAHORE - Begum Perveen Sarwar, wife of Punjab Governor, Saturday announced the installation of Solar-Powered Water Pumps for providing clean water...

 2022-01-23 01:27 

The Nation

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CM endeavours for remote areas uplift underscored...

LAHORE - Syed Ali Raza Gillani called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar here on Saturday. During the meeting, matters regarding mutual...

 2022-01-23 01:26 

The Nation

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Families of Murree tragedy victims compensated...

LAHORE - Provincial Minister for Disaster Management Mian Khalid Mehmood Saturday met the families of the victims of Murree tragedy including ASI...

 2022-01-23 01:25 

The Nation

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Police file FIR as shots fired at artistes' vehicle...

LAHORE - Faisalabad police have registered a case against unidentified accused for opening fire on the vehicle of artistes Naseem Vicky and...

 2022-01-23 01:24 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Police crack down on vehicles with bogus number plates...

LAHORE - The City Traffic Police Saturday started a crackdown on vehicles, having bogus number plates. Chief Traffic Officer (CTO) Muntazir Mehdi...

 2022-01-23 01:21 

The Nation

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Authorities alerted in wake of recent spell of snowfall, rains...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the agencies concerned to remain alert in the wake of the recent spell of snowfall and...

 2022-01-23 01:19 

The Nation

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'Security forces alerted' as talks with militants hit dead end...

35pc spike in terrorism witnessed in last three months, says Sh Rashid ISLAMABAD - Federal Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Saturday said that the...

 2022-01-23 01:18 

The Nation

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Heavy rains, snowfall disrupt life in Punjab, KP, AJK...

Lightning strike kills four in Peshawar PESHAWAR, ISLAMABAD - At least four persons of a family died and one injured when lightning hit their house...

 2022-01-23 01:15 

The Nation

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PM says 'international community's obligation' to help millions of Afghans facing starvation...

ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday once again called upon the international community to provide immediate humanitarian relief to...

 2022-01-23 01:14 

The Nation

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Allowing Nawaz to go abroad was purely PM's decision: Asad...

ISLAMABAD - Minister for Planning and ruling PTI leader Asad Umar has said that allowing PML-N supremo and ex-premier Nawaz Sharif to fly abroad for...

 2022-01-23 01:13 

The Nation

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Pakistan reports 6,540 new Covid cases, 12 deaths...

ISLAMABAD - The fifth wave of coronavirus is playing havoc across the country as during the last 24 hours, Pakistan reported 6,540 new...

 2022-01-23 01:12 

The Nation

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US delays approval of ambassador designate Masood Khan...

ISLAMABAD - United States has delayed the approval of Pakistan's ambassador-designate Masood Khan's posting in Washington, credible...

 2022-01-23 01:11 

The Nation

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Resolve Kashmir dispute on urgent basis, Pakistan tells UN...

UNITED NATIONS - At the United Nations, Pakistan has urged called on world body to step up its efforts and urgently resolve the Kashmir dispute in...

 2022-01-23 01:10 

The Nation

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Govt exploring alternate sources as reserves of natural gas depleting: Hammad...

LAHORE - Federal Energy Minister Hammad Azhar said Saturday that the government is exploring alternate sources of energy due to rapidly depleting reserves...

 2022-01-23 01:09 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Qureshi hopes 'positive, in-writing' response from Bilawal, Shehbaz...

PPP, PML-N can help PTI create South Punjab province: FM MULTAN - Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Hussain Qureshi said Saturday that Pakistan...

 2022-01-23 01:07 

The Nation

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Sharifs never denied Shamim's affidavit prepared on Nawaz's instructions: Fawad...

ISLAMABAD - Information Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry Saturday expressed astonishment why the Sharif family never denied that the affidavit was prepared...

 2022-01-23 01:06 

The Nation

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Taliban say Oslo talks with West will 'transform atmosphere of war'...

KABUL - The Taliban's first official talks with the West on European soil since seizing power in Afghanistan will help to...

 2022-01-23 01:05 

The Nation

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'All resources being utilised to eradicate polio'...

MUZAFFARGARH - Adviser to Punjab Chief Minister on Agriculture, Abdul Haye Khan Dasti, on Saturday said the provincial government was committed to...

 2022-01-23 01:04 

The Nation

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IGP for providing best facilities to citizens at police stations...

ISLAMABAD - IGP Islamabad Muhammad Ahsan Younas Saturday paid visit to various police stations and directed the staff to provide best facilities to the...

 2022-01-23 01:01 

The Nation

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All corrupt elements to be taken to task: Farrukh...

FAISALABAD - State Minister for Information & Broadcasting Farrukh Habib said on Saturday that nobody would be allowed to go free and the Sharif...

 2022-01-23 01:00 

The Nation

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Expatriates to be provided safe investment opportunities: Fawad...

ISLAMABAD - Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said on Saturday that Pakistan would soon launch dedicated property...

 2022-01-23 00:59 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Political stability in Pakistan vital for economic progress: Gilani...

Lahore - Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani has said that writing a book is not an easy task, especially writing an autobiography, as one is narrating the pure...

 2022-01-23 00:58 

The Nation

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Raziuddin Shaikh passes away at 89...

LAHORE - Raziuddin Shaikh, former Wapda general manager public relations and founder of English Speaking Union in Britain, died at 89. The deceased...

 2022-01-23 00:57 

The Nation

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Providing clean water to Punjab one of my top priorities: Sarwar...

Lahore - Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that there are numerous problems in Pakistan that need to be solved. All political...

 2022-01-23 00:56 

The Nation

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First-ever policy seeks to regulate worship places by local admins...

Exclusive ISLAMABAD - The recently formed first-ever National Counter Violent Extremism Policy (NCVEP) 2021 seeks that all religious worship places...

 2022-01-23 00:52 

The Nation

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CPO orders to arrest accused of firing on vehicle of actors...

FAISALABAD - Unidentified assailants have opened fire on the vehicle of stage actors Naseem Vicky and Agha Majid when they were passing through here on...

 2022-01-23 00:50 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Dolphin arrests five criminals with drugs, weapons...

MULTAN - Dolphin force arrested five criminals and recovered drugs and illegal weapons from their possession during routine checking on Friday night....

 2022-01-23 00:50 

The Nation

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20 acre state land retrieved from grabbers...

BUREWALA - The district administration have retrieved 20 acre state land worth tens of millions rupees from land grabbers during the ongoing...

 2022-01-23 00:49 

The Nation

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Result of Special Inter exams announced...

FAISALABAD - Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Faisalabad on Saturday announced the results of Intermediate Special Examination...

 2022-01-23 00:48 

The Nation

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PHE dept approves replacement of sewerage line project...

MULTAN - Housing Urban and Public Health Engineering (PHE) department has approved replacement of sewerage line project at Basti Thaheem and Baghwala...

 2022-01-23 00:43 

The Nation

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Full vaccination mandatory for entry to worship places: NCOC...

ISLAMABAD - Only the vaccinated individuals will be allowed to enter mosques and other places of worship from now onwards, according to a statement...

 2022-01-22 23:20 

Daily Times

EIIMUN'22 organised...

The City School E-11 Campus, Islamabad hosted four (4) days and evenings of Model United Nations from 20th to 23rd January, 2022. EIIMUN'22 was organised by the very capable A level students of the school with guidance from the faculty and in adherenc...

 2022-01-22 23:20 

Daily Times

PTI govt determined to serve people of AJK: AJK PM...

Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Sardar Abdul Qayyum Khan Niazi has said that his government was committed to establish good governance in Azad Jammu Kashmir and would continue its efforts to serve the people by becoming a soldier of the Prime Minist...

 2022-01-22 23:20 

Daily Times

Demand, technology based skills need of the hour: Samina Alvi...

First Lady Samina Arif Alvi has said that skill-based vocational training is imperative for socio-economic development and industrial growth of the country. She stated this during a meeting with different stakeholders of Technical and Vocational Education...

 2022-01-22 23:19 

Daily Times

Galyat receives 1.5 feet of snow...

Galyat receives 1.5 feet of snow during the 8th spell of snowfall. During the eighth spell of heavy snowfall on Saturday Galyat has received more than 1.5 feet of snow which was started in the early morning and would likely continue till Tuesday. Accordin...

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