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PROMOTION OF EDUCATION GOVT’S TOP PRIORITY: ZIARATWAL
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PROMOTION OF EDUCATION GOVT’S TOP PRIORITY: ZIARATWAL

QUETTA: (Parliament Times) Balochistan Minister for Education Abdul Rahim Ziaratwal says promotion of education is the top priority of the government.Addressing a reception in Harnai, he said 800 new primary schools have been opened in the province, 450 primary schools have been upgraded to middle level while 250 middle schools have been given status of…

FO condemns human rights violations in Kashmir

FO condemns human rights violations in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign office on Thursday in its weekly-press briefing said that human rights violations in occupied Kashmir had reached alarming proportions. According to a Foreign Office spokesperson the worst human rights violation was poisoning 16-year-old Qaiser and shelling protesters during his funeral. The Foreign office said that Pakistan supported the struggle of Hurriyat Leaders…

FO welcomes Trump’s offer to mediate between Pakistan and India

FO welcomes Trump’s offer to mediate between Pakistan and India

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office spokesman, Nafees Zakaria said on Thursday that Pakistan was looking forward to working with the new US administration of President elect Donald Trump. Congratulating Trump on his election victory, the Foreign Office spokesman referred to a offer made by the president elect during campaigning. In an interview with an Indian newspaper in…

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Kashmir uprising completes 4 months today India asked to shun Doval doctrine on Pakistan

Srinagar: In occupied Kashmir, normal life remained crippled in the Valley for the 123rd consecutive day, as the ongoing freedom uprising completed its four months, today.The present strike also made a record of being second largest one in the world after Palestine. All shops, business establishments and educational institutions remained closed across the Valley during…

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Jammu Martyrs Day to be observed today:AJK President, PM resolve to carry forward mission of martyrs relentlessly

Muzaffarabad: Kashmiris living in Azad, Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and world over will observe Jammu Martyrs’ Day on Sunday (today) to reaffirm their resolve to continue liberation struggle till achievement of their inalienable right to self-determination. It was during the first week of November in 1947, when hundreds of thousands of Kashmiris were killed by…

Massive protest against Christian governor shakes Jakarta

Massive protest against Christian governor shakes Jakarta

JAKARTA: A massive demonstration by tens of thousands of Indonesian Muslims against Jakarta’s governor turned ugly on Friday as hardliners burned police cars and clashed with officers, who responded with tear gas and water cannon. The ugly scenes — just metres from the presidential palace — marred an otherwise peaceful rally against governor Basuki Tjahaja…

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Construction work on King Abdullah University suspended by donor: Minister

Muzaffarabad: The workers of Pakistan Tehreeke-e- Insaaf Azad Kashmir have taken out a protest demonstration in the state capital on Friday against what they called arbitrary arrests of PTI workers in Islamabad and other parts of the country. The protest demonstration led by vice president PTI Azad Kashmir Khawaja Farook Ahmed, former member of AJK Legislative Assembly, Gulzar…

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Horrifying dashcam footage captured the moment a plane nose-dived into the ground killing all five people on board in Malta.

The light aircraft, believed to be carrying crew members, crashed beside a road shortly after taking-off from the runway at Malta Airport. An inquiry into the cause of the disaster will be opened by Malta’s Bureau of Air Accident Investigation.

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West Indies, resuming at 315-6, were dismissed for 357 on the fourth day of the day-night Test against Pakistan in Dubai on Sunday.

Pakistan Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq on Monday announced a 15-member squad for the second Test against West Indies in the UAE. The Team has been finalised through consultations with the National Selection Committee, the head coach and the captain. The second Test match will be played from October 21-25 at Abu Dhabi, and third Test from…

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Dubai property roller coaster: Market slowdown compels investors to proceed with caution

DUBAI: For more than 10 years Dubai property prices have been on a roller coaster, creating and wiping out fortunes, but recently they appear to have run out of steam. The Gulf emirate shot to prominence as an attractive real estate market after opening up special freehold zones for foreign buyers in 2002. Prices peaked…