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Afghan president calls army chief, condoles loss of lives in terror attacks Afghan president calls army chief, condoles loss of lives in terror attacks
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Monday made a phone call to army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and expressed his condolences on loss of innocent lives in recent terrorist attacks. “[President Ghani] also assured COAS for enhanced border security measures on Afghan side as assistance to Pakistani security forces during [the] election period,” Director-General of the Inter-Services Public Rel...
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PAF aircraft declared runner-up at Royal International Air Tattoo Show PAF aircraft declared runner-up at Royal International Air Tattoo Show
A C-130 aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) was declared runner-up at the Royal International Air Tattoo Show 2018 exhibiting in Britain’s capital on Sunday. The artistically painted number six squadron Hercules has been honoured out of 300 other aircraft at the exhibit, vying for the coveted Concours D’Elegance trophy. In 2016, the PAF C-130 won the prestigious trophy after it was adju...
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Pakistan mourns as Siraj Raisani laid to rest in Mastung Pakistan mourns as Siraj Raisani laid to rest in Mastung
The toll from the horrific Mastung suicide bombing reached 130 on Saturday as the province mourned the attack on a corner meeting of Balochistan Awami Party’s (BAP) Siraj Raisani who was also among those martyred in the militant Islamic State (IS) attack. At least 20 of the injured are reported to be in critical condition among the scores who fell victim to the attack. Raisani was a candidate f...
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BAP leader Siraj Raisani among 35 martyred in Mastung suicide blast BAP leader Siraj Raisani among 35 martyred in Mastung suicide blast
At least 35 people, including Balochistan Awami Party leader Siraj Raisani, were martyred and 40 others injured in a suicide attack in Balochistan’s Mastung district on Friday in the third such attack on election candidates in the run up to polls. Siraj was attacked during a corner meeting organised for the promotion of his candidature for the constituency of PB-35. Siraj’s death was confirmed ...
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FIA probe against Zardari, Talpur put on hold by SC FIA probe against Zardari, Talpur put on hold by SC
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to temporarily halt its investigation against former president Asif Ali Zardari and sister Faryal Talpur till July 25 in the fake bank accounts case. A two-member bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar, resumed hearing of a suo motu case pertaining to money laundering of Rs...
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Will return even if I'm jailed or taken to the gallows, says Nawaz Will return even if I'm jailed or taken to the gallows, says Nawaz
Deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that he will not leave the nation alone even if he is jailed or taken to the gallows. Nawaz and his daughter will return home on Friday to surrender to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) following the Avenfield verdict. Addressing the Pakistani community in London flanked by his daughter Maryam Nawaz, the PML-N supremo said: “I am r...
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Interior ministry denies placing Zardari, Faryal on no-fly list Interior ministry denies placing Zardari, Faryal on no-fly list
The interior ministry on Monday denied placing Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur on a no-fly list. Rejecting reports pertaining to the siblings being placed on a “stop list”, Interior Minister Azam Khan denied the existence of any such register. “There is no stop list,” he said following the conclusion of a standing committee on interior affa...
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Nawaz gets 10 years jail term, Maryam seven in Avenfield apartments case Nawaz gets 10 years jail term, Maryam seven in Avenfield apartments case
In a verdict which will echo across the political landscape of Pakistan for decades, the accountability court hearing the Avenfield reference sentenced deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif to 10-years imprisonment and daughter Maryam to seven years. The former prime minister’s son-in-law, Safdar, was also sentenced to a year in prison. Nawaz was further fined eight million pound sterling and Mar...
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Axact CEO Shoaib Shaikh, 22 others get 7-year jail term in fake degrees case Axact CEO Shoaib Shaikh, 22 others get 7-year jail term in fake degrees case
A district and session court in Islamabad has sentenced Axact’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Shoaib Shaikh and 22 others to seven years in prison in fake degree case. Shaikh and the aforementioned others will have to serve three years each under Sections 419 and 420 of Pakistan Penal Code. They were also imposed a fine of Rs0.3 million each. The accused were also sentenced to seven years each ...
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Pakistan’s external financing risks piling on: Fitch Ratings Pakistan’s external financing risks piling on: Fitch Ratings
Pakistan’s declining foreign exchange reserves and widening current account deficit are adding to the country’s external financing risks, said Fitch Ratings in a commentary released on Tuesday, reinforcing views on the fragility of the over $300-billion economy. Fitch is one of the three big credit rating agencies with the other two being Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. Investors use these ratin...
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