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PTI, PML-N set for London protests

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LONDON: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf of (PTI) UK has announced Ala carry out a protest outside the residence of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday night. The protest is expected a few days after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is under pressure from the opposition after his family members were named in the documents of Panama, arrived in London for medical treatment. Moreover, it was reported, the … Continue reading

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JI anti-corruption train march begins

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PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami launched a march in Peshawar on Wednesday, calling on supporters to raise their voice against corruption in the country. The march began train from the railway station cantonment of Peshawar on Wednesday (today), and is scheduled to end on May 27 in Karachi. JI chief Siraj-ul-Haq is leading the march. He said that corruption in the country is economic terrorism, which he described … Continue reading

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Mansour targeted en route from Iran to Quetta: WSJ

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WASHINGTON: famous newspaper based in New York, the Wall Street Journal, said that the intelligence agencies of the United States focused on Mullah Akhtar Mansour, while visiting his family in Iran. surveillance drones US intercepted communications and intelligence agencies allowed to follow his destiny as Mullah Akhtar Mansour crossed the border on Saturday. In a white Toyota Corolla, step by road was opened through Baluchistan … Continue reading

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Transgender activist shot eight times, dies

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PESHAWAR: A trans activist, who was shot several times in Peshawar earlier this week, succumbed to his injuries Wednesday morning. Alesha was the district coordinator in Peshawar KPK TransAction Alliance, an initiative of Blue Veins working to safeguard the rights of the transgender community. The activist had received eight gunshot wounds and was shot at point blank range near Asia Plaza, After the attack, Alesha … Continue reading

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‘Drone strikes counter-productive for peace’

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RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff Raheel Sharif today expressed great concern in recent US air strikes inside Pakistan, and described the attacks as “counterproductive”, The army chief expressed these views while meeting US ambassador in Pakistan David Hale, who called on him at GHQ. “The situation created by the impact of US drone in Balochistan on 22 May 2016 entered into discussion,” according to ISPR. … Continue reading

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Five factory workers die of toxic gas

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KARACHI: At least five workers died after inhaling toxic fumes while cleaning a chemical tank factory in Karachi, According to our correspondent, the incident took place in a plastic manufacturing factory located in Korangi industrial area where five workers passed out, one after another, while cleaning an underground tank. It was reported that the reservoir containing a chemical which destabilized the health of workers five … Continue reading

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US ties with Pakistan complicated but vital: state department

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WASHINGTON: The relationship between the US and Pakistan is important and vital, even if they are ‘complicated’, the State Department spokesman sometimes said. “It’s an important relationship, it is vital that we firmly believe in. Is it difficult sometimes? Absolutely, it is,” said the spokesman of US State Department, John Kirby said when asked to comment on the recent statement by Sartaj Aziz about the … Continue reading

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MQM worker suffers heart attack in Rangers custody

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KARACHI: A worker of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Sunday Movement underwent heart treatment after suffering a severe heart attack in custody in Karachi Rangers, According to our correspondent, MQM Shabbir Farhan, who is in Rangers detention since his arrest on March 11, 2015, he suffered a cardiac arrest yesterday. Also watch: Rangers arrest MQM former minister He was transferred to the National Institute … Continue reading

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Garbage dumped near Quaid-e-Azam birthplace

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Piles of garbage were seen lying near Wazir Mansion, the birthplace of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah Kharadar located in Karachi.  Wazir Mansion is where parents of Quaid-e-Azam lived at the time of his birth. The house where Mohammad Ali Jinnah spent 16 years of his childhood and youth is a precious national monument that offers inspiration for our nation.

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Strategies ready for Monday’s NA session

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It is expected that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, to give a policy statement on the issue of documents in the National Assembly Panama Monday: ISLAMABAD. You can announce some measures to ensure that the transparent probe on the issue Documents Panama and offshore companies after Chief Justice of Pakistan refused to form a commission of inquiry on the subject measures. The prime minister introduced himself … Continue reading

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