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Five Shot Dead (Quetta)

Five Shot Dead (Quetta)

Monday, June 8, 2015 12:11

Gunmen shot dead five people including a father and his son in what appears to be a sectarian attack in Quetta on Sunday, news reported. [caption id="attachment_41142" align="alignright" width="274"] Quetta[/caption] According to police, the incident took place when unidentified ...

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Armed Forces Dismantled Militants Infrastructure (COAS)

Armed Forces Dismantled Militants Infrastructure (COAS)

Monday, June 8, 2015 11:42

General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Sunday said the armed forces have successfully dismantled militants’ infrastructure and created significant effects. [caption id="attachment_41138" align="alignright" width="360"] General Raheel ...

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Legislative Assembly Elections Underway in Gilgit-Baltistan

Legislative Assembly Elections Underway in Gilgit-Baltistan

Monday, June 8, 2015 11:28

[caption id="attachment_41134" align="alignright" width="360"] Gilgit-Baltistan[/caption] Polling is in progress at Gilgit-Baltistan to elect new representatives of the region’s Legislative Assembly, news reported Monday. The GB government has declared public holidays for today and tomorrow on the occasion of the ...

Pakistan Denies Saudi Nuclear Sale

Pakistan Denies Saudi Nuclear Sale

Friday, June 5, 2015 11:08

Pakistan's foreign secretary hotly denied his country could sell Saudi Arabia a nuclear weapon, after days of high-level talks in Washington. [caption id="attachment_41116" align="alignright" width="360"] Pakistan Foreign Secretary[/caption] After meetings at the White House, Pentagon ...

Pakistan Sees GDP at 5.5pc in 2015-16

Pakistan Sees GDP at 5.5pc in 2015-16

Friday, June 5, 2015 11:04

Pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Thursday that economic growth in 2015/16 (July-June) would rise to 5.5 percent from 4.2 percent in 2014/15, and continue accelerating over the following two years. [caption id="attachment_41112" align="alignnone" width="600"] Pakistan Finance ...

Quetta Shuts to Protest Killings

Quetta Shuts to Protest Killings

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 14:41

[caption id="attachment_41100" align="alignright" width="378"] Quetta[/caption] Shutter down strike was observed today in Quetta where four people were killed and eight wounded yesterday in an incident of firing, news reported Tuesday. Amid mourning in the city, the strike was observed ...

11 Convicted Killers Meet Their Fate in Different Cities

11 Convicted Killers Meet Their Fate in Different Cities

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 13:41

As many as eleven death row prisoners have been hanged till death in different jails in Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Sahiwal, Toba Tek Singh, Jhelum, Sargodha and Machh early this morning. [caption id="attachment_41096" align="alignright" width="328"] Hanged Till Death[/caption]...

Investigators Recover Arms Vehicles Blood-Socked Clothes (Safoora Carnage)

Investigators Recover Arms Vehicles Blood-Socked Clothes (Safoora Carnage)

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 15:03

Security agencies investigating this month’s bus attack in Karachi claimed to have recovered vehicles and weapons used in the massacre of 45 Ismaili community members, News reported. [caption id="attachment_41076" align="alignright" width="344"] Safoora Carnage[/caption] According to Samaa correspondent, ...

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Axact Troubles Worsen with Hundi Allegations

Axact Troubles Worsen with Hundi Allegations

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 14:01

After facing raids, arrests, media trial, and whatnot in the wake of a New York Times investigative report that pinned a global fake diploma scam on it, the beleaguered IT firm Axact has also been alleged to have a stake in money-laundering, Hundi, and Hawala business, reported. [caption id="attachment_41068" ...

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Two Convicted Killers Executed in Faisalabad and Quetta

Two Convicted Killers Executed in Faisalabad and Quetta

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 13:32

As many as two death row prisoners have been hanged till death one each in Punjab and Balochistan jails early this morning. [caption id="attachment_41059" align="alignnone" width="480"] Hanged Till Death[/caption] The convicted prisoner, Zulfiqar, was executed ...

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