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Donkeys’ offal found near Clifton Driving License Branch in Karachi

KARACHI: The offal of three donkeys was found on Friday near Clifton Driving License Branch. The revelation has created panic in the area that is the meat of donkeys is being sold in the area or it has different perspective. As per details, three head of donkeys and their offal were found from a ‘Kachra Kundi’ near Clifton Driving License Branch this...

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KARACHI: NAB Arrests Three Officials from Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Sunday arrested Managing Director of Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB), N A Zuberi, from here and two former CEOs of Lakhra Power Generation Company Limited (LPGCL-GENCO), Anwar Brohi and Muhammad Jamil from Karachi for their supposed participation in multi-million Rental Power Project. Those arrested are alleged of the awarding illegal contract to...

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ISLAMABAD: Polio travel ban, Pakistan jumps into action fearing

Pakistan has spun into action fearing WHO restrictions on passengers travelling abroad without poliovirus inoculation certification. According to informants, the Ministry of Health has predicted an “emergency” meeting next week to chalk out a plan to head off a vaccination related international travel ban. World Health Organization (WHO), after a recently held meeting, had alleged that sticking to several days...

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Two killed as gunmen attack NATO trucks in Pakistan’s northwest

Peshawar: Today, an unknown gunmen attacked three NATO container trucks in northwest Pakistan's restive tribal region close to the Afghan border, killing two drivers and kidnapping two others. The incident took place in the Wazir Dhand area of Jamrud in Khyber Agency when about 45 attackers opened indiscriminate fire at the three NATO containers and subsequently set them ablaze. Throughout...

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PESHAWAR: There is No contact between Taliban, govt committees, Shah

A member of the Taliban negotiating committee, Maulana Yousuf Shah, said on Sunday that there had been no contact between the Taliban and government commissions. Speaking to media here, Shah said that one of the members of the government commission had gone with the PM on the UK visit. "Talks are expected to be resumed in next two-three days", he...

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ISLAMABAD: National airlines flight escapes mishap

National airlines flight escaped disaster as a bird  hit the airliner when it was carried away to Dubai from Benazir International Airport Islamabad. A bird hit the racks of the aircraft after the national airlines flight PK-211 took off from Dubai, airport sources said. The pilot made an emergency landing and took the flight safely back to the airport. The...

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KARACHI: From Karachi Rangers arrest 10 suspects

 Rangers arrested at least ten suspects involved in extortion and other crimes from different areas of the metropolis on Sunday. Agreeing to the Rangers’ spokesman, the three arrested extortionists belong to a political party. The raids were conducted in Ranchhore Line and Patel Para areas of the city this morning. The suspects were transferred to an undisclosed position for further...

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ISLAMABAD: Geo is ‘collared’ for first time, Khusheed said

In a concealed criticism, Opposition Leader in the National Assembly, Syed Khursheed Shah, said it was for the first time that Geo TV was 'collared' by somebody.  Shah said Geo TV kept on unnecessarily criticizing the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) in the past. “Now the beleaguered TV channel is recalling the PPP and other political parties [in the tough time],” said...

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KARACHI – Two more MQM supporters killed, two extortionists arrested

KARACHI- An activist and a champion of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) were shot down in a drive-by shooting incident in Orangi Town area today Two unknown motorcyclists opened fire along a car killing two passengers along the spot near Islam Chowk, Orangi Town. Police and rescue teams arrived at the spot and transferred the bodies to Qatar Hospital. The...

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Veena Malik’s had a grand reception at her in-laws village

Veena Malik, who has tied the knot with businessman Asad Bashir Khan, was recently left speechless after her new in-laws held a wonderful reception to receive her in Islamabad on 3rd may. As shortly as she set foot in the Shakar Dara village near Kohat, a reception party danced to the traditional Pushtoon tunes to greet their famous 'Bhabhi'. The...

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Criticism of Sethi’s decision to declare Waqar Younis as a young head coach

Karachi, May 03 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi's decision to declare former Pakistani captain Waqar Younis as the side by side head coach has been criticized by former players and applicants, who had applied for several coaching positions that had been promoted by the PCB. Ace of the applicants stated that it is unprofessional that Sethi had...

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Chemical waste cause to death ten, six accused arrested – Dera Ismail Khan

Peshawar- Police filed an FIR today in Dera Ismail Khan against those who put out the chemical waste which killed ten people, including five members of a household. On May 2, people crossing the water canal that flows from Chashma Sugar Mill located in Ramak village of Tehsil Parowa towards the Indus River, passing through DI Khan, had fallen unconscious...

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Court summons Musharraf on May 22 – Ghazi murder case

Court summons Musharraf on May 22 – Ghazi murder case

ISLAMABAD: On May 22, a local court resumed hearing the murder case of former prayer leader of Lal Masjid, Abdul Rasheed Ghazi and ordered one-time former president and accused in the case General (Retd) Pervez Musharraf . Furtherl District and Sessions Judge Wajid Ali had rejected Musharraf’s petition seeking permanent exemption in the Ghazi murder case during the final hearing...

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KARACHI: MQM workers Funeral prayer being offered

Funeral prayers of two slain workers of the Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) offered here on Friday. The funeral prayers were offered at Numaish Chowrangi where a great number of people, including party workers, family members and acquaintances were present. The dead bodies of the workers were found on Wednesday from Memon Goth and yesterday they were recognized as MQM workers....

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Sanam Saeed got engaged or nikahfied?

Pakistani television star Sanam Saeed is reportedly engaged. Nevertheless, we are yet in doubt whether it was an engagement or Nikkah ceremony, because despite all the news reports that are calling it an engagement, a root close to the actor revealed that she was already engaged before and the recent ceremony was her Nikkah. People wants  to confirm this delightful...

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PESHAWAR: Peace jirga calls for solving ‘stalled’ peace talks

Tribal peace Georgia has appealed the army, government and the Taliban to hammer out a solution in establishing peace talks a success, In a program line, peace , said peace and stability in FATA will lead to peace across the rural area. It also demanded extension in ceasefire to make peace talks a success. Members said no steps were required...

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ISLAMABAD: International Laborr Day 2014 is being marked

International Laborr Day 2014 is being marked today across the world, including Pakistan with theme "Maintaining Productivity sustained by Mutual Dialogue" It is being celebrated all across the world every year on 1st of May which has been adjudged as the traditional spring holiday in the Europe and Pakistan The Day is marked by different rallies and seminars to highlight...

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