Policy sought to stop exploitation by developers

Policy sought to stop exploitation by developers

18-Jan-17
97

ISLAMABAD: A parliamentary body has directed the Capital Development Authority (CDA) to prepare a policy to curtail ongoing exploi ...

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IHC summons LEAs officials in missing person case

IHC summons LEAs officials in missing person case

18-Jan-17
150

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday summoned Director General and a Director of two different law enforcement agencie ...

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Punjab govt set to close 194 more schools in Rawalpindi

Punjab govt set to close 194 more schools in Rawalpindi

18-Jan-17
116

RAWALPINDI: The Punjab Government has devised a plan to close down 194 more Government Schools functioning in Rawalpindi which con ...

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Housemaids, dacoits held; valuables seized

Housemaids, dacoits held; valuables seized

18-Jan-17
53

ISLAMABAD: Criminal Investigation Agency (CIA) of Islamabad Police have arrested eight persons including two women allegedly involved in looting a ...

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Anti-encroachment drive in full swing

Anti-encroachment drive in full swing

18-Jan-17
73

ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority (CDA)'s Anti encroachment drive is in full swing during operation the authority has demolished two kiosks ...

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MCI opp protests land for varsity

MCI opp protests land for varsity

18-Jan-17
43

ISLAMABAD: The meeting of Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) has been adjourned after a strong protest by the opposition ove ...

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Police fails to solve murder of student

Police fails to solve murder of student

18-Jan-17
21

ISLAMABAD: Police have failed to unravel the mystery of killing of a 22 years old student close to gate of Sultana Foundation during firing by some ...

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Parents lambast govt for holding sports gala in biting cold

Parents lambast govt for holding sports gala in biting cold

18-Jan-17
49

ISLAMABAD: Parents of school going children have lambasted the government for holding sports activities in biting cold season whic ...

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Govt-opp stalemate on  military courts persists

Govt-opp stalemate on military courts persists

18-Jan-17
209

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Tuesday failed to secure the consent of opposition parties on the issue of the extension of m ...

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No consensus on amends in NAB laws

No consensus on amends in NAB laws

18-Jan-17
163

ISLAMABAD: Political parties present in the parliament could not reach a consensus regarding amendment in the existing National ac ...

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Govt agrees to  hand over PSM  to private sector   

Govt agrees to hand over PSM to private sector  

18-Jan-17
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ISLAMABAD: The Privatisation Commission has approved the handing over of Pakistan Steel Mills to private investors o ...

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Mamnoon for expanding BISP, self-dependence  of beneficiaries

Mamnoon for expanding BISP, self-dependence of beneficiaries

18-Jan-17
175

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday stressed the need for expanding the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) to rea ...

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Export  Development Fund not in commerce minister’s ‘reach’

Export Development Fund not in commerce minister’s ‘reach’

18-Jan-17
104

ISLAMABAD: Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir on Tuesday admitted before a Senate body that the Export Development Fund is out of h ...

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No absolute privilege for lawmakers to  pass any statement in parliament: SC

No absolute privilege for lawmakers to pass any statement in parliament: SC

18-Jan-17
147

ISLAMABAD: A day after the privilege claimed by the counsel for the prime minister under Article 66 of the constitution, the large ...

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NHA starts paper work on Islamabad metro bus project

NHA starts paper work on Islamabad metro bus project

17-Jan-17
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ISLAMABAD: The Executive Board of the National Highway Authority gave formal approval for hiring of consultants for design of nece ...

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Iconic Faisal Mosque a picture of neglect and total apathy

Iconic Faisal Mosque a picture of neglect and total apathy

17-Jan-17
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ISLAMABAD: Faisal Mosque has a great attraction for the tourists visiting the federal capital Islamabad but owing to the negligenc ...

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SCBAP threatens ‘lockdown’ if housing society not approved

SCBAP threatens ‘lockdown’ if housing society not approved

17-Jan-17
101

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan (SCBA) on Monday threatened to stage a protest and stop the proceedings o ...

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11 bottled water brands found unsafe

11 bottled water brands found unsafe

17-Jan-17
175

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Council of Water Resources (PCRWR) collected 109 bottled water brands to analyse quality during the first quar ...

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Ramna Police tells citizen to build checkpost

Ramna Police tells citizen to build checkpost

17-Jan-17
108

ISLAMABAD: Ramna Police demanded the construction of a police post in front of the SP's office from a citizen against the registration of his case ...

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SHOs censured over ‘poor’  performance   

SHOs censured over ‘poor’ performance  

17-Jan-17
97

ISLAMABAD: The SSP (Operations) Islamabad, Sajid Kiyani, has taken notice of the increasing incidents of theft and robbery during the last 48 hours ...

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