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Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif survives corruption ruling Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif survives corruption ruling
Pakistan's Supreme Court has ruled there is insufficient evidence of corruption to remove Nawaz Sharif from the role of prime minister. It instead ordered a further investigation into money transfers. Questions arose over the business dealings of Mr Sharif's family when three of his children were linked to offshore accounts in the Panama Papers leaks in 2015. Mr Sharif and his family have denie...
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Mardan university student laid to rest; FIR registered against 20 for murder Mardan university student laid to rest; FIR registered against 20 for murder
A First Information Report (FIR) was registered by police on Friday against members of a lynch mob that brutally assaulted two university students ─ killing one and injuring another ─ over alleged blasphemy in Mardan a day earlier. The FIR has been lodged in Sheikh Maltoon police station against 20 suspects, of whom eight have been arrested, Mardan District Police Officer Dr Mian Sa...
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Ministerial body looks to appease all departments in Rs700b Ministerial body looks to appease all departments in Rs700b
ISLAMABAD: As an inter-ministerial body formally begins the process to assess development needs of six dozen departments for the new fiscal year, scarcity of resources is haunting executing agencies that are striving hard to get the maximum pie from a limited pool of Rs700 billion. The finance ministry’s insistence to allocate only Rs700 billion for core development needs for new fiscal year 2017...
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SHC suspends notification for removal of A.D. Khawaja SHC suspends notification for removal of A.D. Khawaja
The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday suspended the provincial government's notification for the removal of Inspector General of Police (IGP) A.D. Khawaja, ordering him to immediately resume his duties as the provincial police chief. The SHC also suspended Sardar Abdul Majeed Dasti's 'promotion' as acting IGP. Following the court's orders, Dasti has relinquished the charge of acting IGP and ...
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Our interest in Pakistan is not focused on profit, says China's top power sector boss Our interest in Pakistan is not focused on profit, says China's top power sector boss
One of China's top power sector bosses has said that China's interest in Pakistan is focused on sustainable development — not profit, Xinhua News Agency reported on Tuesday. “We come to Pakistan not for the installation of our equipment and to gain profits. We pay more importance to improving the development of local high-end manufacturing industries so as to make the development sustainable," ...
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Pakistani athletes bring home 16 medals from Special Olympics World Winter Games Pakistani athletes bring home 16 medals from Special Olympics World Winter Games
The 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games concluded in Austria on Saturday, with the Pakistan contingent returning home with an impressive tally of 16 medals. Over 3,000 Special Olympics athletes from 110 countries participated in the 2017 Winter Games. The games ended with a colourful ceremony in the Austrian city of Graz on Saturday. Pakistani athletes claimed three gold, seven silve...
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Pakistan's largest-ever census kicks off in 63 districts amid tight security Pakistan's largest-ever census kicks off in 63 districts amid tight security
Pakistan’s largest-ever population census kicked off on Wednesday in 63 districts of the country after a delay of 19 years. High security was in place as thousands of enumerators backed by the military began the enormous, politically-charged count. The weeks-long process will deploy a team of more than 300,000 people and involve 55 million forms — as well as a second, separate form distribut...
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Pakistan, Switzerland to sign agreement for bank account information exchange: Dar Pakistan, Switzerland to sign agreement for bank account information exchange: Dar
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday told the National Assembly that Pakistan will sign an agreement with Switzerland on exchange of information regarding bank accounts on March 21. "The Swiss government offered to sign such an agreement with Pakistan in the third quarter of the current month that will enable us to exchange information on tax-evaded money," Dar said in a policy statement. ...
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Displaced families of Fata face an uncertain fate in Jalozai camp Displaced families of Fata face an uncertain fate in Jalozai camp
Deep inside Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, on a barren patch of land in the Nowshera district, 12-year-old Rab Nawaz roams a relatively deserted Jalozai camp. Originally from the Khyber Agency, Nawaz has been living here since 2009, when the law and order situation deteriorated in his hometown. Out in front of his torn tent on a warm sunny day, a disheveled Nawaz wanders when he should be sitting in a cla...
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Pakistan Super League final will be held in Lahore, says Sanaullah Pakistan Super League final will be held in Lahore, says Sanaullah
Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah on Monday said the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final will be held in Lahore as scheduled, reported DawnNews. "The announcement to hold the final in Lahore will be made shortly by the Chief Minister Secretariat," said the law minister. He added that preparations have been made to hold the final at the Gaddafi Stadium and final preparations are ongoing at the...
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