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3 hrs ago | Asia News Network
In connivance with tax officials, bogus companies owned by influential fraudsters have received more than 9 billion rupees in sales tax refunds against bogus documents in the current fiscal year.
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7 hrs ago | The Nation
The issue of global challenge of antibiotic resistance is monumental with almost all countries and regions being affected including Pakistan and antibiotic misuse and overuse have contributed tremendously to a major health crisis within the country.
11 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
KARACHI, Pakistan Police say a crowd set fire to a Hindu community center in southern Pakistan after allegations circulated that a Hindu had desecrated Islam's holy book.
UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has reiterated its opposition to increase in permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council, saying that years of debate had shown that individual permanent membership was not a realistic option and that this demand was hampering the reform process.
KARACHI: President Mamnoon Hussain while terming illiteracy as a big challenge to the country has underlined the need for the promotion of education to steer the country towards socio-economic development and prosperity.
The South Asian International Film Festival in its tenth year of cinematic features has partnered with Zee TV.
Karachi: March 15, 2014. The Central Executive Council of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC approved nomination of Farhad Shahzad Bhatti as President of Faisalabad PCC in a meeting here today.
KARACHI: Speakers at a meeting of Shura Hamdard Karachi chapter have urged the provincial governments to revive the local bodies system at their earliest, which has become mandatory after the passage of the 18th Constitutional Amendment.
The resurfacing of another polio case in the metropolis has once again put a question mark on the performance of the government and its health policies towards eradication of polio disease from the country.
KARACHI: Three persons were killed and two sustained injuries in firing and other incidents in different areas of the city on Friday.
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The government is considering releasing non-combatant Taliban prisoners, but it would not accommodate any unconstitutional demand from the militants.
KARACHI: The PPP Sindh Council has appreciated and approved a resolution in the favour of the Sindh government, especially the chief minister, for prompt and effective measures for the rehabilitation activities and provision of medical facilities in the drought-hit areas of Tharparkar.
Presiding over a meeting to review the situation of law and order at the CM's House, he said that any delay in this action would cause a negative impact on the achievements made during the ongoing targeted operation in Karachi.
Pilots of a Royal Malaysian Air Force CN-235 aircraft manage their plane during a search and rescue operation for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane over the waters at Malacca straits, Malaysia, Thursday, March 13, 2014.