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13 min ago | The Nation

Rain expected in several areas of northern Pakistan

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/19-Apr-2014/rain-expected-in-several-areas-of-northern-pakistan For news details Read on : Rain expected in several areas of northern Pakistan Karachi- Scattered rain-thunderstorm lashed down yesterday on parts of KPK, Islamabad, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, most parts of Punjab and some ... (more)

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Economy heading in right direction: Ahsan Iqbal

Islamabad- The Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said that the economy is heading in a right direction due to reforms introduced by the government.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Nation

Punjab to fund Balochistan projects

On the special directions of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, the Punjab government will provide cooperation for construction of two parks and designing and renovation of an important road for the people of Balochistan.

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Pakistan Christian Post

Christian boy killed for not converting to Islam

Lahore: April 18, 2014. Haroon, alias Sunny, aged 22, was murdered by a Muslim colleague who shot him dead on April 16, 2014.

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Daily Times

CM nods regularisation of LDA contractual employees

LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has granted approval to regularisation of contract employees of the Lahore Development Authority and computerisation of entire record of files.

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Daily Times

Experts call for 'quality assurance' at state, institutional levels

LAHORE: Educational quality is fast deteriorating in the country and needs immediate mechanism of effective Quality Assurance at the state level as well as at institutional level.

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The Nation

Mamnoon for quality education

President Mamnoon Hussain Thursday emphasized the need for developing a strong relationship between higher education and economic development and urged for quality assurance of the research being made in various fields in the national universities and degree awarding institutes.

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The Nation

Elite police becomes Punjab protocol force

Elite Force, a vigorous police wing established in the late 1990s to counter sectarianism and carry out special operations against the hardened criminals, has become merely a protocol division.

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The Nation

LHC dismisses contempt of court petition against Prime Minister

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/18-Apr-2014/lhc-dismisses-contempt-of-court-petetion-against-prime-minister For news details Read on : LHC dismisses contempt of court petition against Prime Minister Lahore High Court dismissed a contempt of court petition against the prime minister today, on grounds of immunity under ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Nation

More to fall

The Pakistan Meteorological Department Thursday predicted chances of rain and dust-storm at scattered places of upper Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan during the next 24 hours.

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Counterpunch

Blasphemy and Islam: a Colonial Legacy

"Whoever by words, either spoken or written, or by visible representation or by any imputation, innuendo, or insinuation, directly or indirectly, defiles the sacred name of the Holy Prophet Muhammad shall be punished with death, or imprisonment for life, and shall also be liable to fine."

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Daily Times

Seminar on haemophilia urges avoiding intra-family marriages

LAHORE: Intra-family marriages in which bleeding disorders prevail are the biggest cause of haemophilia.This was the upshot of speeches at a seminar arranged by the Sundas Foundation in collaboration with the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Thursday to mark the International Haemophilia Day.

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Newkerala.com

Pak actress Meera in legal soup over 'sex tape'

Lahore, Apr. 16 : The Federal Investigation Agency has been ordered to file a case against film actor Meera and her husband Captain Naveed Pervaiz over uploading a 'controversial sex clip' on social media.

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The Nation

Command and Control Centre project important for Punjab's security: Shahbaz Sharif

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/command-and-control-centre-project-important-for-punjab-s-security-shahbaz-sharif For news details Read on : Command and Control Centre project important for Punjab's security: Shahbaz Sharif Lahore- Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif has said the Command and Control ... (more)

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The Nation

PM shouldn't forget Zardari promises are not Quran, Hadith

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/pm-shouldn-t-forget-zardari-promises-are-not-quran-hadith For news details Read on : PM shouldn't forget Zardari promises are not Quran, Hadith LAHORE - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's decision to call a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on National Security for Thursday ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Flights of fancy

The recent article 'RAW Fully Exposed' by Air Marshal Khurshid Anwar Mirza of the PAF, naturally aroused curiosity not only about what had been written but also about the author.

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Daily Times

LHC adjourns plea against denial of NOC to build LPG plant

LAHORE: Justice Ayesha A Malik of the Lahore High Court on Wednesday gave time to some of the respondents till the second week of May for filing reply to a petition challenging local authorities' denial to issue a no objection certificate for establishing an LPG storage plant near Rana Town.Assistant Advocate General Saima Khalid submitted reply ... (more)

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Daily Times

Classy and affordable, Hamna Amir's jewellery is for the masses : April 17, 2014,

Gem of a person, a dynamic entrepreneur, a successful businesswoman and a doting mother of two, 31-year-old Hamna Amir of Sonar fame has fledged out and began her independent jewellery designing and retail business.

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Weekday Magazine

Pakistani Taliban Back More Talks, But No Cease-Fire

Pakistanis attend a "peace walk" in the city of Lahore last month, after representatives of Pakistan and the Taliban met for the first time since the government suspended the peace process over the killing of 23 soldiers by the rebels.

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Daily Times

Self-employment scheme for promoting self-reliance: CM: Akhuwat chief calls scheme a 'silent revolution'

LAHORE: The Chief Minister Self-Employment Scheme is aimed at promoting self-reliance through utilisation of skills and that interest-free loans worth Rs5.5 billion have so far been distributed under this scheme and 350,000 families have benefitted from it, Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said.

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