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Pakistan offers great opportunities for tourists: Nawaz

MURREE, LAHORE, (SANA): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan offers great opportunities for tourists. Talking to visiting Saudi Minister for Tourism Prince Sultan Bin Salman in Murree he said the two countries can share experiences in tourism sector. The ...

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Bomb defused in Peshwar

The Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) on Sunday defused a remote-controlled improvised explosive device (IED) planted in Peshawar’s Sirband area whereas at least three persons were killed in a clash between policemen and suspected dacoits in Dera Ismail Khan’s Panyala area. ...

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Women Exclusive Van Service Kicks off in the Twin Cities of Islamabad & Rawalpindi

Under the vision of Government of Punjab, DRTA and Al-Abrar Associates (Pvt.) Ltd. in collaboration with ZonG Flutter, bring “Tabeer” Van service for the commuting women of Islamabad/ Rawalpindi February, 2014: Taking further the Government of Punjab’s objective of women ...

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Bomb defused in Karachi’s Baldia town

The Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) on Friday defused a two kg bomb planted outside the house of a local leader of the Awami National Party (ANP) in the Baldia Town area, DawnNews reported. According to police, the residents informed them ...

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Pakistan, Taliban start peace talks in Islamabad

A long-awaited first round of peace talks between Pakistani Taliban insurgents and the government began in Islamabad on Thursday after persistent delays and growing doubt over the chance of their success. The insurgents have been battling to topple Pakistan’s government ...

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CJP takes notice of Pakistani detainees in Saudi Arabia

ISLAMABAD, (SANA): Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani on Thursday took suo moto notice of around 3000 Pakistani nationals in Saudi detention centres. A Pakistani national namely Ali Khan sent an email to the human rights centre of ...

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US provides 1330 metric tons of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food for acutely malnourished children of Pak

ISLAMABAD, (SANA): The United States has provided 1330 metric tons of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food for more than 80 thousand acutely malnourished children of Pakistan. The food shipment was handed over by USAID Deputy Mission Director Nancy Estes to ...

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Pak wants good relations with neighbouring countries: Sartaj

ISLAMABAD, Feb 7 (APP): Advisor to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said that Pakistan wants good relations with its neighboring countries to boost economy of the country. He said that the present government wants trade not aid, ...

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U.S. freezes assets of Pakistan-based Haqqani militants

The Obama administration, under pressure from Congress to act against Pakistan-based militants blamed for fueling violence in Afghanistan, moved on Wednesday to freeze the assets of three suspected militants linked to the hard-line Haqqani network. The Treasury Department said that ...

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Vacationing in desert resort: PM takes time out from tiring routine

The PM has been visiting the rest house since the 1980s, first vacationing there when he was sports advisor the then Punjab governor, Mian Ghulam Jilani. His itinerary includes a hunt in the Cholistan desert and an open-air dinner, accompanied ...

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