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Pakistan sets record for world largest human flag

LAHORE: Over 29,000 Pakistani students braced the rain to break the largest human flag world record. The record breaking feat was held as part of the Punjab Youth Festival. The record breaking feat was held as part of the Punjab ...

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Five injured in blasts in Karachi’s Orangi

Five people were injured in two successive bomb blasts near Orangi Town’s Mominabad police station on Saturday, DawnNews reported. According to police sources, the first explosion took place in a car near the police station while the second blast occurred ...

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Peace in Afghanistan vital for stability in region: PM

ISTANBUL, Feb 14 (APP): Highlighting the importance of a result-oriented peace process in Afghanistan, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Friday said Pakistan believed that a peaceful Afghanistan was vital for stability in the region. “Pakistan believes that peace in ...

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Sufi poet’s shrine set on fire in Kohlu

The shrine of a popular Sufi poet of Balochistan, Mast Twakali, has been set on fire. The shrine, located in Mawand area of Kohlu district, is visited by thousands of devotees each day and there are a good number of ...

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Most of Punjab to remain without gas for at least 48 hours: SNGPL

Militants from Balochistan blew up three gas pipelines, cutting supplies to most of Punjab an official from a state-owned gas company said Monday adding that the outage may last for at least two more days. The rebels blew up the ...

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US drones hover over Waziristan as committee meets Taliban Shura

Taliban commanders and the members of their committee formed to holds talks with the government kept changing the venue of their meeting amid continued flights of unmanned US drones in the tribal area, well informed sources told a private TV ...

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‘Green Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’ campaign to begin soon: Imran

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that “Green Khyber Pakhtunkhwa” campaign was being launched in the province. Speaking to reporters here on Sunday, Imran Khan said that all government-owned rest houses would be commercialized so that their income ...

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Firing incident claims eight lives in Karachi

At least eight people, including a minor girl, were killed and 11 others wounded when gunmen on motorbikes opened fire at an Aastana on Sunday. The attack took place in Baldia Town No 12. According to SSP West Irfan Baloch, ...

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Taliban posted 15 demands, Amnesty, dropping charges included

Taliban’s ‘political Shura’ and negotiations committee met at an undisclosed location in North Waziristan for the second consecutive day and produced as many as fifteen demands to put forward in front of the government’s negotiation committee. According to News sources, ...

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Professor Ibrahim, Yousuf Shah reach Miranshah to meet Taliban’s Political Shura

ISLAMABAD, (SANA): The silent activities for the arbitration between the government and the Taliban have become fast. Arbitration committee member Professor Ibrahim Khan, coordinator Syed Yousuf Shah and Maulana Muhammad Haseeb have reached Miranshah on special helicopter to convey government ...

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