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  • ISLAMABAD- Pakistan Navy and United Arab Emirates Navy conducted bilateral exercise NASL AL BAHR-IV at Karachi. The exercise comprised of advance level naval operations including practical demonstration of Live Weapons Firings. Naval Chief Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi and Head of UAE Naval ...

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  • HANOI - Hackers have told the BBC they carried out a destructive cyber-attack against Holiday Inn owner Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) “for fun”. Describing themselves as a couple from Vietnam, they say they first tried a ransomware attack, then deleted large amounts of data when ...

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  • Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has announced results of various academic programmes on Tuesday (September 6). https://twitter.com/malik_tauqir/status/1567172496964702210?s=21&t=kJt6eb9Jxo-Mc7ZNulZhoA These programmes include BA, Associate Degree programmes which started in Autumn 2021. ...

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  • Air Force Day is being observed today [7th, September] with national zeal to commemorate the dexterity and valor of the defenders of air space of the country against Indian aggression in September 1965 war. In the 1965 war, the valiant Pakistani pilots despite limited resources not only ...

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  • A Lahore court on Wednesday postponed indictment of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and former Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shahbaz in a 16 billion money laundering case probed by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA). During the hearing today by an FIA court, the bench sought arguments from the lawyers ...

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  • Mainly hot and humid weather is likely to prevail in most parts of the country during next twelve hours. However, rain-thundershower may occur in few districts of Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning: Islamabad ...

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  • Pakistan continues to witness a decline in Covid-19 cases as the country lodged 158 fresh infections during the past 24 hours. According to the statistics issued by National Institute of Health (NIH), a total of 15,303 Covid-19 diagnostic tests were conducted, of which 158 samples came back ...

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  • PTI Chairman Imran Khan once again drew severe criticism from the military leadership and politicians alike for his derogatory remarks towards the Pakistan Army made during a public rally in Faisalabad on Monday. Though the PTI has defended its leader's statement, President Arif Alvi — who is ...

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  • The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved an increase of Rs3.39 per unit in power tariff on account of the fourth quarter adjustment of 2021-22. According to details, The NEPRA has hiked the power tariff under the quarterly fuel adjustment mechanism. The additional from ...

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  • Former prime minister and PTI Chairman Imran Khan said Tuesday he'd had enough of the Pakistan Democratic Movement's (PDM) "cabal of crooks" propagating to malign him. PDM — the ruling parties who have formed the government after ousting Khan from the prime minister's office in April — ...

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  • Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif visited Pakistan Monument at Shakarparian in Islamabad on Tuesday on the occasion of Defence and Martyrs’ Day. He laid a floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada to pay tributes to the valiant soldiers of the armed forces. In his address on the occasion, the Prime ...

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  • Coalition government in the Centre on Monday strongly condemned remarks from PTI Chairman Imran Khan against Pakistan Army and its leadership and announced that the conspiracies will be dealt in a legal and Constitutional manner. A joint statement from all parties in the coalition government ...

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  • Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has announced that the government had decided to increase the flood relief assistance under Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) from the existing Rs 28 billion to Rs 70 billion. According to details, the 2.5 times increase in the volume of the assistance programme ...

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  • Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) president Asif Ali Zardari on Monday said that the former Prime Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan is maligning the state institutions while terming his agenda anti-Pakistani Zardari in his statement has said that the ...

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  • The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Chief Justice Athar Minallah on Monday asked Imran Khan that whether he will everything at stake just for the sake of a ‘Game of Thrones’? During the hearing, the IHC CJ asked Imran Khan’s lawyer whether he heard the PTI chairman’s speech in Faisalabad a day ...

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  • Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is in Qambar Shahdadkot District of Sindh to review the rescue and relief activities in the flood-affected areas there. The Prime Minister is on his visit to relief camp in Qambar Shahdadkot, where he also plans to meet the flood victims. The authorities briefed the ...

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  • Former Prime Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has announced that he will hold another international telethon next Sunday to raise funds for flood victims. Addressing a public rally in Faisalabad, the PTI chief said record crop production was witnessed during the last ...

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  • - Rain with wind and thundershower is expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir upper Punjab and Gilgit Baltistan during the next twelve hours. Hot and humid weather is likely to prevail elsewhere in the country. Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning: Islamabad twenty-two ...

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  • Sindh Government plans to administer two more cuts to Manchar Lake as the water level remains at dangerously high level. Authorities had administered a cut to the lake on Sunday in order to ‘save’ Sehwan from flooding but the move did not release pressure on dykes of the lake. Authorities ...

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  • Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday shared that the children are among the most affected from the floods in Pakistan as 400 children have so far died in the climate-induced calamity. Taking to Twitter, Shehbaz Sharif said that the children make up one third of overall death toll in the recent ...

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  • Pakistan on Sunday has recorded three Covid-19-related deaths and 228 fresh pandemic cases during the last 24 hours, the National Institute of Health (NIH). According to statistics issued by National Institute of Health (NIH), a total of 19,041 Covid-19 diagnostic tests were conducted, of which ...

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  • Balochistan government Saturday announced to open all educational institutions across the province from September 5. The decision to reopen educational institutions was announced by Provincial Education Minister Mir Naseebullah Khan Marri. The educational institutes in Balochistan were closed on ...

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  • The Pakistan Railways (PR) will receive first batch of 230 high-speed new passenger coaches from China in December. The coaches will have the capacity to run at the train’s speed of 160 kilometres per hour. According to reports, the Chinese company has signed a contract with Pakistan to supply ...

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  • Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said on Friday that no compromise would be made on transparency even if he gets killed and the flood affectees will never be left alone at any cost. Speaking to the flood affectees in Ghizar, the prime minister said that flood-stricken people that government would not ...

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  • Xiaomi Foundation today announced donation of USD 100,000 to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to support UNHCR’s operation in Pakistan including this most recent emergency response to the flooding and other situations affecting refugees and host communities in Pakistan. Since June, Pakistan's ...

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  • Pakistan Navy is continuing relief activities in the flood-affected areas of the country. In a statement, a spokesperson of Pakistan Navy said supply of essential commodities to the flood victims in Dera Ismail Khan, Rajanpur and Sindh is being ensured through continued air and land operation. He ...

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  • PTI leader and singer Abrar-ul-Haq has been removed as the chairman of the Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS). President Arif Alvi Thursday appointed Sardar Shahid Ahmed Laghari as the new PRCS chairman for three years, following which, the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and ...

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  • The import of onions and tomatoes from neighbouring producers of the crop kicked off as a truck loaded with tomatoes entered Pakistan from Afghanistan through the Friendship Gate in Chaman. The decision to import onions and tomatoes was made in light of of the soaring prices and impending food ...

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  • A 17-member Turkiye delegation led by Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu and Environment Minister Murat Kurum arrived in Islamabad to visit flood-affected areas of Pakistan. According to details, Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal, Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah and Climate Change Minister Sherry ...

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  • Mainly hot and humid weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours. However, light rain-wind and thundershower may occur at isolated places in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit Baltistan, Kashmir and coastal areas of Sindh. Temperature of some major cities recorded ...

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