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Fake Accounts case: Zardari, Talpur to be indicted on Oct 4

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Thursday announced it will indict former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur in the fake bank accounts case on October 4. Today’s hearing was headed by the Accountably Judge Mohammad Bashir. During the proceedings, Zardari’s counsel Latif Khosa told the court that despite the court’s orders, no air conditioner or fridge has...

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Pakistan – US naval chief meet up with PM, Gen Raheel

ISLAMABAD: On Tuesday, Pakistan and the United States spoke about efforts to strength their maritime security cooperation following talks between the visiting American Chief of Naval Operations and senior Pakistani military leaders, officials alleged. "Admiral Greenert and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif reaffirmed the importance of the US-Pakistani security relationship to regional stability and agreed to go on to play together...

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KARACHI: Doctor and driver gun down in Delhi Colony, Karachi

Dr Manzoor Memon, a medico- legal officer (MLO) at Jinnah Hospital, was shot down along with his driver in Delhi Colony, Karachi. Memon was on his way home from the hospital when four unknown men on two motorcycles fired at his car, killing him and his driver, Aashiq Ali. The dead bodies have been shifted to Jinnah Hospital. Police and...

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Ibrahim – Govt actions not right for dialogue process

PESHAWAR – Jamaat-eIslamici leader and member of the peace talk committee from Taliban side Prof Muhammad Ibrahim on Tuesday stated that lack of coordination with the government committee is bearing on the ongoing dialogue process with the Tehreek-e-Taliban Lecturing to a private TV channel, the Taliban negotiator said that cognitive process was underway in South Waziristan whereas curfew continued in...

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Polio virus found in Lahore, Karachi

KARACHI: On Tuesday, Samples taken from sewage in different sections of Karachi and Lahore – the country’s most populated cities – have tested positive for the polio virus, officials confirmed. The Prime Minister’s focal person on polio, Ayesha Raza Farooq, confirmed that an environmental sample from Lahore taken at the Main Outfall pumping station, and two from Karachi. Sooner on...

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KARACHI: I’m influence by Imran, Nawaz, Musharraf: Veena

Famous Pakistani actress Veena Malik said on Monday that she is greatly impressed by Imran Khan, Pevez Musharaf and Nawaz Sharif. Speaking to media at Karachi Airport, Veena Malik said all three of them have strong personality. Imran Khan’s vision is impressive, Nawaz Sharif’s hair style is astonishing as well as he is a serious person and I went to...

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SAEEDABAD – BDS defuse 25kg bomb in Karachi’s

KARACHI: On Tuesday, Police defused a 25-kilogram bomb from a passenger vehicle-stop in Karachi’s Saeedabad area. A bomb was recuperated from the bag was successfully defused loaded of 25-kilogram. Furthermore, ball bearings and nuts were also employed in the fashioning of the bomb.

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Altaf fulfilled all requirements for his passport application – MQM MNA

ISLAMABAD: On Tuesday, in return to the interior ministry’s claim, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) MNA Abdul Rashid Godil said that MQM chief Altaf Hussain has fulfilled all the necessities regarding his application for a Pakistani identity card and passport. “Our party leader is being meted outbusinesss by Pakistani agencies. The rulers are afraid that their cheating businesses will be closed,” MQM’s Rashid Godil...

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US embassy responds to charges of funding Geo and Jang group

ISLAMABAD: The US embassy in Pakistan, in response to frequent statements of some political leaders and journalists, on Monday, dispelled all allegations of funding a specific media release in Pakistan terming it as “deceptive or inaccurate”. US regime has taken all those accusations as ‘misleading and inaccurate’ in a press release put out by the US embassy. It further read...

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HAYATABAD – Two bodies in gunny bags recuperated

PESHAWAR: On Tuesday, two bodies were recovered in gunny bags dumped in drainage from Hayatabad area of Peshawar. As stated to police, the bodies of a human and a woman bearing torture marks were found dumped in a drainage in Hayatabad today morning that were discovered after bomb disposal unit checked the suspicious bags. Police carried the bodies into custody...

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July – April, 2013 – 2014 Remittances rise 11.45%

Overseas Pakistani workers remitted an amount of $12.894 billion in the first 10 months (July-April) of the current fiscal year 2013-14, showing a growth of 11.45 percent as compared with $11.570 billion received during the same stop of last fiscal year (July-April FY13). The influx of remittances in July-April FY14 from Saudi Arabia, UAE, USA, UK, GCC countries (including Bahrain,...

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Hangu – Two school teachers killed in firing

HANGU: On Tuesday, in an incident of firing in the early hours of unknown armed men killed two teachers close to the Government High School in Chasma Jaat area of the Hangu district. As stated to police, the unidentified attackers were able to get away from the spotlight after the incident. The station House officer of City Police Station Aslam...

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ISLAMABAD: MQM stages Step-out in Senate over Altaf Hussain’s ID card, passport

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) staged a walk-out from the Senate against non-issuance of Pakistani identity card and passport to party chief Altaf Hussain. MQM Senator Tahir Mashadi said the regime had not answered even a month after Mr Hussain filed the application for his passport and ID card. He said NADRA officials lied in the Senate’s Standing Committee regarding...

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GHALLANAI: Mohmand landmine blast, Security personnel martyred, several wounded.

A security personnel were martyred and several others wounded in a landmine blast today. Official sources stated that the incident took place in Mohmand Agency when a landmine planted by the roadside by unknown miscreants blasted while the security personnel were dying by the view. As an outcome of the explosion a security personnel were martyred while several others had...

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ISLAMABAD: Qureshi welcomes the Aitzaz Ahsan’s statement regarding the protest

Vice Chairman PTI Shah Mahmood Qureshi today welcomed Opposition leader in Senate Aitzaz Ahsan's statement commending PTI's protest against rigging. He stated, the PPP leader's highlighting of the mass rigging bolsters the PTI position, that unless this rigging was exposed by opening up of constituencies for vote count and verification, elections will always be controversial and non-credible in Pakistan. The...

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KARACHI: Two polio cases surface in a daytime

Two polio cases surfaced in the country on Monday, with one in Karachi and another in Miranshah, a town of North Waziristan. The latest event in Karachi was reported from its area Gadap Town. The health officials said the polio virus was detected in a one-and-a-half-year-old son, who is a resident of Gadap Town. They sounded out the parents of...

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Karachi: Today, Police arrests PPP’s member Ashraf Solangi on Shazia Marri’s complaint

Police today arrested, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) member Ashraf Solangi over the charge of the PPP’s Member National Assembly (MNA), Shazia Marri. Marri has complaint to the police to arrest Solangi as he sent immoral messages to her. It is not the first incident, but Ishar Lal, member of Sindh Assembly was also accused of transporting messages to the Marri....

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