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Cold, dry weather forecast MULTAN: The local Met office has forecast cold and dry weather with chances of fog in the morning for the city and its suburbs during the next 24 hours.On Friday, the maximum and minimum temperatures were recorded as 20.3 and 4.6 degrees centigrade, respectively.Humidity was recorded 92 per cent at 8 am and 46 per cent at 5 pm. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2015 ...

ANP leaders condemn suicide blast at Imambargah in Shikarpur PESHAWAR: President of ANP Asfandyar Wali Khan, former Chief Minister Ameer Haider Khan Hoti and parliamentary leader Sardar Hussain Babak have strongly condemned suicide bomb blast at Shikarpur Lakhi Dar Imambargah and expressed profound grief over the human losses. In a joint statement here Friday, the ANP leaders said that taking lives of innocent people was an inhuman act which is not permitted in any religion of the world. The perpetrators of the blast at ...
Nine outlaws arrested ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have arrested nine outlaws from various areas of the city and recovered 1.330 kilogram hashish and looted items from their possession, a police spokesman said here on Friday. According to details, Sabzi Mandi Police arrested drug pusher namely Kabeer and recovered 1.330 kilogram hashish from him. Police team also recovered looted items from the possession of accused Zeeshan, Fahad and Kabeer. Kohsar police team arrested a female for alleged involvement in theft ...
NAB arrests TMO Mardan, contractor ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested Tehsil Municipal Officer Mardan Muhammad Aaqil and contractor Sardar Afridi for alleged involvement in illegal award of contracts for collection of two percent immoveable property tax and causing huge loss to the government exchequer.During the course of inquiry, it was revealed that Tehsil Municipal Administration Mardan awarded contract in 2011-12 and 2012-13 to blue eye contractor, which was in sheer violation of model terms and conditions of Local ...
JI leaders condemn act of terrorism in Shikarpur KARACHI: Chief of Jamaat-e-Islami, Siraj ul Haq and its Secretary General, Liaqut Baloch in a statement issued here Friday condemned explosion at an Imam Bargah in Shikarpur during prayers.The two leaders cited the unfortunate incident.They expressed their deep grief over the loss of precious lives and condoled with the bereaved family while sympathizing and praying for early recovery of injured. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2015 ...
Special Immunization Campaign in 11 UCs conclude with mop-up on Saturday KARACHI: The Special Immunization Campaign against Polio in 11 High Risk union councils (UCs) of Karachi concluded here on Friday and will be followed by a mop exercise on Saturday.Sources from Karachi Commissioner office said, missed cases will be covered during the mop-up so as to ensure 100% coverage of under five children against the existent 96pc.During the past three days 709 polio teams covered 15,256 children in UC Songal; 7914 in UC Manghopir; 2396 ...
PPP condemns attack in Shikarpur LAHORE: Pakistan Peoples Party Punjab president Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Shikarpur which took several innocent lives.He expressed his grief on the incident in a meeting with Majlis e Wahdat al Muslemin secretary general Allama Ameen Shaheedi at PPP Punjab central office here on Friday.He said the PPP believed that force was the only solution to end terrorist as they did not know language of dialogue.Allama Shaheedi thanked the PPP ...


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