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PTI condemns suicide attack on a check post in North Waziristan PESHAWAR: Provincial leadership of PTI have condemned the suicide attack on a check post of the armed forces in North Waziristan agency and stated that the sympathies of the entire nation was with the armed forces of Pakistan. In a statement issued here on Monday, President Azam Swati, Secretary General Khalid Masood, Parliamentarian and Secretary Information Ayesha Gulalai expressed deep grief and sorrow over this incident and prayed for the early recovery of those injured in the incident. In another incident PTI MPA and General Secretary Charsadda condemned the actions of DSP Charsadda in which he indiscriminately baton charged PTI workers who visited the DSP office to complaint against police officials who were involved in the beating of a rickshaw driver which resulted in breaking of his hands. He said instead of solving problems the police was misusing state authority by charging down on innocent workers who could not even ...

Ishaq Dar tables budget documents before NA ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar Saturday tabled before the National Assembly the schedule of authorized expenditures of 2014-15 and other relevant budgetary documents. Among the papers laid before the House included "Schedule of Authorized Expenditure 2014-15", "Supplementary Schedule of Authorized Expenditures 2013-14" and "Excess Schedule of Authorized Expenditure 2004-05, 2006-07 and 2007-08."Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...
Dar announces honorariums for NA, Senate, Info Ministry departments ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar Saturday announced honorarium for the employees of the National Assembly, Senate and those of the Information Departments deployed at the Parliament House during the budget session. In his closing remarks, the minister lauded the services of the government employees who remained associated with the budget session. The minister announced three honorarium for the employees of the NA and Senate and two honorariums for the employees of the departments functioning ...
Govt protecting rights of women: Parveen ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz MNA, Begum Parveen Masood Bhatti on Saturday said that present government protected the rights of women as it came in the power with the support of people.Taking to APP, Parveen Bhatti said that her party under the leadership of Prime Minister, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif had taken all possible steps for uplifting the women and ensured their full rights.She said that present government was seriously working on different projects for women' welfare, ...
Some elements working on foreign agenda to derail democracy: Fazl ISLAMABAD: Amir Jamiat Ulem-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman Friday said some elements were working on foreign agenda to derail democracy.Talking to media persons outside Parliament House, he said people were perturbed due to their unconstitutional demands. Government should discourage the elements involved in unconstitutional demands. He said political people were trying to derail democratic system in the country. Negative statements of Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri were creating unrest in the country.He advised Dr Qadri to remain in ...
NA speaker, deputy condole demise of MNA, Tahira Asif ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq and Deputy Speaker, Murtaza Javed Abbasi Friday expressed their profound grief over the sad demise of MQM legislator Tahira Asif.In their separate condolence messages to her family, the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker expressed their profound grief and sorrow over her death.Paying rich tributes to Tahira Asif, the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker said that she was a politician of high repute and a devoted social worker, who ...
Sindh govt to provide 7000 tractors on subsidized rates: Qaim KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qiam Ali Shah has said that 7000 tractors would be provided to the growers on subsidized rates this year in different parts of the province.Presiding over a meeting of office bearers and members of Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) here on Tuesday, he said in addition to that 250 tubewells on solar energy will also be installed in different parts of Sindh.Talking about the establishment of special export promotion zone ...


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