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Government faces no threat from opposition: Firdous Ashiq Awan

ISLAMABAD:(Parliament Times) Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Wednesday said the government does not face any threat from the opposition. Taking to Twitter, Awan said, “The APC film has been taken offscreen before it could even be screened. The leadership of …

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Pakistan always supports Palestine cause :says Senate’s body

Islamabad:     Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs met with a delegation of Al-Quds Parliament to discuss the Palestinian issue and other challenges facing the Muslim Ummah, including the Kashmir issue. Senator Nuzhat Sadiq welcomed the delegation and remarked that the government, parliament and people of Pakistan have always supported …

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Dialogues only way forward to resolve Kashmir dispute: Masood

Khizar Hayat Abbasi,   QUETTA:      Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President, Sardar Masood Khan has asserted that India has been manipulating terrorism in Balochistan province to avert stiff resistance and pressure it is facing in occupied Kashmir. Addressing faculty members and students of Balochistan University here on Wednesday, …

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President urges collective efforts to check drug abuse

ISLAMABAD:      President Dr Arif Alvi has said that the government of Pakistan is responsible to check the smuggling and use of illicit drugs. He said this in his message on the occasion of international day against drug abuse and illegal trafficking. The International Day Against Drug Abu  se …

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HR Ministry in collaboration with UNICEF launches a campaign “We the Future” to inspire Pakistan’s adolescents

Islamabad:      The Ministry of Human Rights (HR) in collaboration with UNICEF launched a campaign “We the Future” on Wednesday to highlight the achievements of outstanding Pakistani adolescents who have worked hard to achieve their dreams and to inspire other young persons across the country. ‘We the Future’ aims …

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Firdous Ashiq Awan lauds AIOU’s contribution in education sector

Islamabad:     Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan lauded the role of Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) in the educational sector and hoped it would further extend its academic network to serve the marginalized section of the society. She was talking with the students …

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APC being held to protect looted money: CM Usman Buzdar

LAHORE:        Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Wednesday said that the opposition’s All Parties Conference (APC) is being held for personal interests and to protect the looted money. The Punjab chief minister maintained that the opposition does not have any agenda, and giving priority to personal …

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Not issuing Dawar, Wazir’s production sets a bad precedent: Bilawal

ISLAMABAD:          PPP chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardar on Wednesday said not issuing production orders for MNAs Ali Wazir and Mohsin Dawar is setting a dangerous precedent. He appealed to the deputy speaker of the National Assembly, the speaker and all the PTI members present to issue their …

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Illegally Detained Chairman JKLF Yasin Malik’s health condition deteriorating in Tihar Jail

  Rawalpindi:    The chief spokesman of JKLF Muhammad Rafiq Dar in a statement issued from Central Information Office (CIO), on behalf of party leadership and the people of Jammu Kashmir has expressed serious concern over the deteriorating health condition of illegally detained party chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik in Tihar …

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12 injured in gas cylinder blast in Ichra area of Lahore

LAHORE:     At least 12 people sustained burns in a gas cylinder explosion at a bakery in Ichra area of Lahore. Reportedly, immediately after the incident, a team of Rescue 1122 rushed to the spot and shifted the injured persons to the Services Hospital for medical attention. Police officers have …

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