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PTI MNAs non-appearance in Speaker Chamber show their non-seriousness in resignations: Faisal Kundi PESHAWAR: Former Deputy Speaker, National Assembly, Faisal Karim Kundi said on Thursday that non- appearance of Pakistan Tahrik e Insaf's Members National Assembly (MNAs) in the Chamber of Speaker National Assembly to verify their signatures individually showed their non-seriousness towards resigning from their seats. "The Office of Speaker National Assembly is the fourth highest forum of the country in respect of dignity and protocol and PTI MNAs should have appeared in the Speakers Chamber individually if they were interested in resignation from their seats," he told APP. "By asking the Speaker to come and verify the signatures collectively is against the parliamentary norms and decorum of the Speaker Office," he remarked. The non-appearance of PTI MNA in the Speaker Chamber showed that they were not interested in their resignations and wanted a face-saving in eyes of public for their wrong taken decision. He said the stance adopted by the Speaker ...

CM hails youngest microsoft professional LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has congratulated a five years old Pakistani student Ayyan Qureshi on winning the title of youngest Microsoft Certified Professional. In a statement here Thursday, the chief minister said, Ayyan Qureshi has won laurels for the country through his hard work and talent. He said, students like Ayyan Qureshi are a proof of a glorious future of Pakistan. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...
Grade three fire erupts in warehouse, causes loss to stored goods, building KARACHI: A grade three fire erupted here at a warehouse of a private company Thursday morning causing damage to stored goods mainly comprising edible items, juices, edible oil and so-forth.District Central administration told APP that the property, located on plot number L 25, block 21, F. B. Area, taken on rent by the Chase Company reportedly caught fire due to short circuit.Exact nature and extent of damage can not be determined on immediate basis as ...
Ban imposed on pillion riding SUKKUR: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Khairpur, Munawar Ali Mithiani on Thursday imposed ban on pillion riding in the district Khairpur till Muhrram 11, to avoid any untoward incident.The DC said that women, children, law enforcement officials and journalists have been exempted from ban on pillion riding.He said that permits to carry weapons have also been cancelled during Muharram and police have been strictly directed to ensure its implementation.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...
National holidays on November 3 & 4 on occasion of Ashura ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Interior on Wednesday announced November 3 and 4 (Monday and Tuesday) will be observed as national holidays in the country on the occasion of 9th and 10th Muharram (Ashura).A notification to this effect was issued in pursuance of a Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee announcement about commencement of the new Islamic year.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...
Sindh Chief Minister denies hunger induced deaths in Thar KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, addressing the provincial assembly session Monday said the government in recent past has arranged wheat worth Rs.two billion for 160, 000 people of drought hit area in Thar.Responding to comments made by certain opposition members on the floor of the house about media reports regarding dismal situation in the area, he said no person in the area had died of hunger during past five years.He also denied ...
CTP launches website to facilitate citizens RAWALPINDI: City Traffic Police (CTP) has launched its official website to facilitate the citizens, who can now access the website ( Traffic Officer (CTO) Rawalpindi Shoaib Khurram Janbaz told now the citizens can get information about the traffic rules and regulation, traffic sectors, traffic licensing system, fines on traffic rules violations, traffic rules awareness programmes, training, meetings, workshops and all other details on the website.He said that it was very important for the motorists to ...


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