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ANP for early repatriation of IDPs PESHAWAR: Provincial President of ANP, Ameer Haider Khan Hoti Wednesday said that his party wants the early and respectable repatriation of IDPs who left their homes for the establishment of peace in the motherland. Addressing a meeting of party office bearers belonging to FATA and Frontier Regions at Baacha Khan Markaz, he said that ANP also witnessed displacement of tribal people in their tenure of government adding we accomplished the task of their repatriation in a way that is still unprecedented. Ameer Haider Hoti said that both federal and provincial governments should be on the same page on the issues regarding IDPs rather blaming each other for their hardships. He highlighted the need of implementing National Action Plan for the establishing of lasting peace in FATA. He also criticized PTI for deceiving the people by raising the slogan of New Pakistan. The same party is guilty of ignoring the mandate ...

Four gamblers arrested LAHORE: Garden Town police claimed to have arrested four gamblers and recovered Rs. 85,000, three LCDs, five PTCL sets, six mobile phones and a register used for gambling, during crackdown against bookies.On a tip off, DSP Garden Town led the special police team which conducted a raid at a plaza situated in Barkat Market and arrested the accused involved in gambling during Cricket World Cup matches.Police have registered a case against the accused. Copyright APP ...
LHC CJ inaugurates LHCBA hall, library LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Khawaja Imtiaz Ahmad on Wednesday inaugurated newly extended hall and library of the Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA).Justice Manzoor Ahmad Malik, Justice Sardar Tariq Masood and Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah and other LHC judges were also present on the occasion.Earlier, President LHCBA Shafqat Mehmood Chohan welcomed the chief justice and other judges and briefed them about the extended hall and library projects. Copyright APP (Associated Press ...
Ebad calls for expediting efforts to provide civic facilities in Karachi KARACHI: Sindh Governor Dr. Ishratul Ebad Khan has stressed the need to expedite efforts for providing civic facilities and improving infrastructure of the metropolis keeping in view the rapidly rising population. He was talking to Norway's envoy Leif Larsen, who along with Honorary Consul General Karachi Moonis and First Secretary (Consular Affairs) Homma Latif, called on the Governor at Governor House here on Wednesday. The Governor observed that the population pressure is continuously rising in ...
Two drivers injured in firing QUETTA: At least two truck drivers were injured in a firing incident in Dhadar Bypass area of Bolan district on Wednesday. According to Levies force, five unidentified armed bandits opened fire at two Quetta-bound trucks coming from Sindh when the drivers did not stop after signalling. As a result, Liaqat Ali resident of Jacobabad and Syed Irfanullah resident of Pishin received wounds. The injured were rushed to nearby hospital. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), ...
57 gastro cases reported MULTAN: Some fifty-seven patients of gastroenteritis were hospitalized in the city on Wednesday.Exactly 35 patients reported at Children Complex, while 12 gastro cases were brought to Nishtar Medical Institute, said an official sources.Seven patients of gastro were admitted at Civil Hospital and three landed at Fatima Jinnah Hospital for Women, he added.Meanwhile, 20 patients were discharged and no Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) case was reported today, the source informed. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), ...
Delegation of rice growers call on Minister ISLAMABAD: A delegation of rice growers from Mandi Bahuddin Wednesday called on Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research, Sikander Hayat Khan Bosan.The delegation presented discussed their problems with Federal MinisterThe delegation sought help of the government to export best quality rice to abroad, said a statement issued here.Bosan assured them that after listening all concerned quarters; the Ministry would devise a mechanism for export of rice before coming of next crop.The Minister said ...


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