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Mind your language please

Finally the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has broken its silence over the use of foul and derogatory language by political leaders against their rivals during their election rallies. On Thursday the ECP has issued notices to PTI chairman Imran Khan, JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman, former National Assembly speaker …

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Move beyond rhetoric on Kashmir

Envoys of several Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries expressed solidarity with the people of Indian held Kashmir at a meeting organised at UN headquarters by Pakistan’s Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi on Monday. Briefing OIC Ambassadors on the current state of human rights in Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Ambassador Lodhi …

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Rupee depreciation

Pakistani currency has witnessed a sharp decline against the dollar during the past couple of months. The rupee, which was standing on Rs105 about three and a half months ago, spiraled down to Rs128 on Tuesday. Currently the Pakistani Rupee is seen as the worst performing currency in the world. …

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A welcome development

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres had voiced his support for international investigation into the atrocities being committed by the occupation forces in Indian occupied Kashmir, while also calling on India and Pakistan to find a political solution to the Kashmir dispute. “All the action of the (UN) human rights high commissioner …

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Unity need of the hour

Series of attacks carried out in different parts of the country by banned militant organizations, in a row, has set alarm bells ringing all across the country. First it was ANP’s Barrister Haroon Bilour who was killed along with dozens of his supporters then four people were put to death …

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The Sad Day

People of Peshawar witnessed yet another dastardly incident of terror in which Awami National Party leader Barrister Haroon Bilour and dozens of his supporters were killed by a suicide attacker who is said to have detonated his explosive laden jacket soon after Barrister Bilour reached the venue of a corner …

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Politicians under threat

The National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) had revealed the names of top political personalities, who could be potential targets of terrorists during the ongoing election campaign. While briefing the Senate Standing Committee on Interior, the NACTA director said that there are threats to senior leadership of Pakistan Peoples Party and …

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