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Bilawal stresses youths' key role in nation building KARACHI: PPP Patron-in-Chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the youth should be the main force for promoting peace, national cohesion, prosperity and uplift of the society.In his message for International Youth Day, the PPP leader said that youth day has a special importance in Pakistan as it has one of the largest proportions of youth population in the world.He said that he is mindful of the fact that resources are urgently needed to be injected for ensuring better education and health facilities to the youth population.Bilawal Bhutto said that the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has assigned great importance to the youth since its inception and continues to absorb youth activists into the political mainstream.He said that youths wield important position in the PPP and they will play key role in nation-building in the future.The PPP leader said, "As a nation of youth, Pakistan is going to record great achievements ...

Govt committed to expand tax net: NA told ISLAMABAD: The government was committed to expand tax net, by bringing more persons who were liable to pay income tax in it, said Parliamentary Secretary for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization Rana Muhammad Afzal in the National Assembly on Monday. Responding to a questions, he said as many as 120,000 liable persons were sent notices for the payment of income tax, out of which 17,000 paid tax. The government was still trying its ...

Govt observing zero tolerance against miscreants: NA told ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly was informed on Monday that the government was observing zero tolerance policy against miscreants and there was total ban on display of weapons in the Federal Capital. The provinces were also asked to fully cooperate in maintaining law and order, said Parliamentary Secretary for Interior and Narcotics Control Maryam Aurangzeb while replying to a question in the House. She said that there was total ban on the issuance of licenses of ...

Govt taking various steps for reducing unemployment: NA told ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for Planning, Development and Reform Saqlain Bukhari on Monday informed the National Assembly that the government was aware of the unemployment situation in the country and it had taken various steps to reduce it. Responding questions in the House, the secretary said that the government had announced six schemes under the Youth Development Programme, including Micro Interest Free Loans, Small Business Loans, Youth Training, Youth Skill Development, Fee Assistance, and the PM ...

Four injured in blast CHAMAN: At least four people were injured when a powerful explosion took place in Qandhari bazaar in border town of Chaman, here on Monday.Police while quoting preliminary information said that unidentified men planted explosive device in a motorcycle and parked it in Qandhari bazaar, lying near headquarters of a law enforcement agency. "The perpetrators used a remote controlled device to carry out the blast", they said.Police said that four men received injuries in the blast ...

Pak-Indian traders urge 'Trust building measures' ISLAMABAD: The trade leaders of Pakistan and India unanimously stressed the need for "Trust Building Measures" between private sectors of the two countries to boost bilateral trade.Talking to newsmen here Monday on return from New Delhi after a week long visit, VP SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry Iftikhar Ali Malik who is also senior member of Pakistan India Joint Business Forum (PIJBF) said that result oriented meetings were held with Indian counterparts to work ...

Govt to take every possible measure to protect lives, property of citizens: Baligh ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education, Training and Standards in Higher Education, Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman on Monday said the government would take every possible measure to protect the lives and property of the citizens.Talking to media after declaration of result of Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) Part-II by Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) in a ceremony held here, the minister said nobody would be allowed to take law in his hand and cause agitation.Terming ...


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