Pakistan Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Plethora of legislation introduced in NARead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... for second consecutive day, he did not attend any of the houses even for a short time. Two amendment bills of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) lawmakers who have already tendered resignations as MNAs were also included in the order of the day. Speaker ...

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  2. Afghan shell kills Bajaur tribesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    A tribesman was killed and two others injured when mortar shells fired from Kunar province of Afghanistan hit a border village of Pakistan's Nawagi tehsil in Bajaur Agency on Tuesday morning. Officials of the political administration confirmed the incident that two mortar shells fired by unidentified militants from across the border landed in remote area of Babara Charmang, 43 kilometers north west of Khar, the headquarters of Bajaur Agency.

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  3. PM asked to frame new timber policy for GBRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... "mega-corruption and misappropriation" around timber disposal policy 2013 - but no action was taken. Officially, Pakistan put a ban on commercial logging in 1993 after the devastating floods in 1992. It was meant to check deforestation and watershed ...

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  4. Punjab PA demands blue passports for membersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... raising their voice in this regard in their respective Assemblies in the past. It is relevant to mention here that Pakistan is in agreement with 70 countries where the holders of blue and diplomatic passports are issued visas upon their arrival at ...

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  5. Multan braces for another by-pollRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    Multan braces for yet another by-election next month as the Election Commission of Pakistan on Tuesday issued schedule for holding elections on three vacant seats in Punjab and Sindh. According to the ECP, by-polls on National Assembly Multan-VI seat and provincial assembly seats in Bhakkar and Naushero Feroz will be held on November 29. The NA-153 fell vacant after an election tribunal declared null and void the election of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz MNA Deewan Ashiq Hussain Bukhari for submitting fake educational degree.

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  6. US designates TTP's Sajna as global terroristRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... has had experience fighting in Afghanistan, is believed to be involved in the attack on a Naval base in Karachi, Pakistan, and is also credited with masterminding a 2012 jailbreak in which the Taliban freed 400 inmates in the northwestern city of ...

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  7. MQM sees political developments after AshuraRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... until a few days ago. Reiterating the MQM's call for carving out some 20 administrative units, or provinces, in Pakistan, Wasay Jalil claimed that such a step would lead to prosperity in the country. "Nobody can resist the creation of new provinces. ...

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  8. IG vows to take NH&MP to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : IG vows to take NH&MP to new heights Islamabad - Inspector General of National Highways & Motorway Police, Zulfiqar Ahmad Cheema, has said that motorway police force is considered as a role model institution of Pakistan and vowed to make it one of the best highway police in the world. The IG said that honesty and courtesy were the basic traits that made the department a symbol of pride for the nation.

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  9. Judge recuses himself from hearing pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... got registered first FIR against Musharraf for killing his father and grandmother while Shuhada Foundation of Pakistan (SFP) had submitted the application for registration of second FIR for the murder of all the people who were killed in the ...

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  10. ANF arrests 3 on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    Rawalpindi - The Anti-Narcotics Force arrested three persons in different operations conducted in different parts of the country and recovered huge quantity of narcotics. According to details, ANF Rawalpindi apprehended two real brothers namely Muhammad Arif and Hikmat Khan, residents of Islamabad, and recovered 1.1-kg hashish from their possession.

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  11. Aamir thumps Nasir to reach CAS Squash semi-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... Aamir's victory ensured at least one Pakistani player's entry in finals of the event. Not fully fit Aamir exposed Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF)'s tall claims regarding Nasir Iqbal, who was showered with countless benefits, while on the other ...

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  12. Sports briefRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : Sports brief National sports federations meeting held ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Sports Board Director General Dr Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera chaired a meeting of secretaries of national sports federations regarding training and participation of Pakistani contingent in the coming South Asian Games. All the participants of the meeting came up in detail proposals covering financial requirement, provision of foreign coaches, requirement of sports equipment, and training competitions tours in and abroad.

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  13. Screening desks set up at POEs to counter EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... tain the Ebola virus cases to avoid outbreaks in healthcare settings or in the community for medical staff of PIMS, Pakistan Army and Civil Aviation Authority.

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  14. Rare art pieces showcased to depict cultural heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    Rawalpindi - The Photographic Art Exhibition by 35 veteran and young photographers kicked off at Rawalpindi Arts Council in collaboration with Pakistan Salon Group of Photography on Tuesday. Marvi Memon, chairperson standing committee for information, broadcasting and national heritage, inaugurated the exhibition.

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  15. ASWJ sets conditions to become part of peace bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... 10.526 kilograms hashish from them, a police spokesman said. Teams of Bhara Kahu police along with contingents of Pakistan Rangers, bomb disposal squad and police commandos conducted joint search operation in Athal and Mera Begwal areas. Police ...

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  16. Absence of two accused delays indictment in ephedrine caseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... hearing till October 28, 2014. Meanwhile, Muhammad Hanif Abbasi has sent a defamation notice worth Rs 1 billion to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan for accusing him (Abbasi) of selling narcotics during a speech in sit-in in Islamabad ...

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  17. Anti-government cleric ends protest in IslamabadRead the original story

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Women supporters of Pakistan's fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri wave party flags as they take part in an anti government rally in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. Thousands of anti-government protestors led Muslim cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri rallied in Lahore demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ouster over alleged fraud in last year's election.

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  18. Qadri ends Islamabad sit-in, to hold demonstrations across PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri on Tuesday night ended his over two month-long anti-government protest in the Pakistani capital but said demonstrations would now be held across the country as the "next stage of the revolution". While addressing his supporters, Qadri said the sit-in had turned into a revolution and announced that his Pakistan Awami Tehreek would launch countrywide protests as second phase of agitation to remove the government.

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  19. No change in policies: Dr ReddyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fijilive

    ... seeks to increase the r ... Kya Dilli Kya Lahore's producers created the barren Wagah border between India and Pakistan in Fiji for the movie which stars Vijay Raaz. Legendary athlete Milkha Singh's biopic 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' was the biggest winner ...

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  20. Suspected schizophrenic terrorist charged in training camp caseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... to open terror camp in Oregon. In 2002, FBI agents recovered a ledger from an Al Qaeda safehouse in Karachi, Pakistan, that included Aswat's name, prosecutors said. Aswat's attorney, Peter Quijano, said his client had medications, including an ...

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