Islamabad, Pakistan Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Continuity of democratic process vital to achieve SDGs: MarriyumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals is only possible through the continuity of the democratic process and strong system of governance and every Pakistan will have to contribute his share in the development of the country by rising above political affiliations. This was stated by Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb while addressing the concluding ceremony of the three-day workshop and conference on the SDGs for the members of the Gilgit-Baltistan assembly including its speaker as well as interacting with the delegation students of Aitchison College at the SDGs Secretariat here Friday.

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  2. FATA Youth Jirga to launch series of protest till merger with KPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Dozens of enraged members of FATA Youth Jirga on Friday held demonstration, seeking the long demanded FATA merger with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and repealing of Frontier Crimes Regulation -- a British era law that still governs the tribal region. Charged protesters including female students' chanted full-throated slogans such as "Go FCR Go and those who favour FCR is a traitor."

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  3. CJP forms larger bench to hear appeals todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar has constituted a larger bench to hear appeals filed by members of civil society in the Shahzeb Khan murder case. The case will be heard on Saturday by a three-member bench headed by the chief justice and comprising Justice Sajjad Ali Shah and Justice Faisal Arab at the Karachi Registry.

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  4. CADD minister least bothered towards the plight of FDE daily wagers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: While showing solidarity with protesting employees of Federal Directorate of Education , Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Chaudhary Ilyas Mehrban Friday said that instead of keeping himself engage in flattering ouster prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Capital Administration and Development Minister Tariq Fazal should concentrate on real issues of his ministry. Addressing the protesting daily wager of the FDE in front of the National Press Club, he demanded their job regularisation as well as release of their pending salaries that were stopped since June last year.

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  5. Eight POs among 21 outlaws held in capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police arrested 21 outlaws, including eight proclaimed offenders, professional alm seekers and recovered arms, drugs and looted valuables during separate actions in the capital on Friday. According to spokesman of Islamabad Police, Sub-Inspector Yaseen Ali arrested Sher Khan and recovered 300 gram heroin from him while ASI Asif Raza nabbed Sher Baz for having stolen mobile phones.

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  6. Pakistan, U.S. try to soothe tensions over aid suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Pakistani demonstrators burn an effigy of President Trump during an anti-U.S. protest in Lahore on Jan. 10, 2018. Pakistani demonstrators burn an effigy of President Trump during an anti-U.S. protest in Lahore on Jan. 10, 2018.

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  7. Entire nation feels - betrayed' by USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has told top US generals that the entire Pakistani nation 'felt betrayed' at criticism that it was not doing enough to fight terrorism, a statement released by Inter-Services Public Relations said on Friday. "Entire Pakistani nation felt betrayed over recent US statements despite decades of cooperation.

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  8. Tareen files review petition against his disqualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf former secretary general Jahangir Tareen on Friday filed a review petition against the Supreme Court verdict disqualifying him as member of the parliament under Article 62 of the constitution In his review petition along with an affidavit, Tareen contended that he had never any intention, object or design on his part to conceal his assets in his nomination papers submitted before the Election Commission of Pakistan to contest by-polls in 2015. In his four-page affidavit, he stated that the trust which was established in 2011 and came into question several times during the hearing of the case against him was formed to provide a house to his children in the United Kingdom .

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  9. No more terrorist sanctuaries in Pakistan: PM AbbasiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday said Pakistan had achieved remarkable success against terrorism and there existed no more "so-called sanctuaries" for them on the soil. Addressing the participants of National Security and War Course here at the National Defence University , the Prime Minister said the tide had turned against terrorists and their capacity to conduct activities had been immensely curtailed.

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  10. Pakistan summons Indian envoy over ceasefire violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Friday summoned acting Indian deputy high commissioner and lodged protest over unprovoked ceasefire violation by the Indian forces. Hussain Bibi, 65, w/o Haji Farzand, resident of Peer Khana village, was killed on Thursday when the Indian forces resorted to unprovoked firing, targeting Pakistani check-posts in Kot Kotera Sector in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir .

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  11. NDMA, UNFPA sign deal to protect women during pre- and post-disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The National Disaster Management Authority on Friday signed annual work plan with the United Nations Population Fund -Pakistan. The MoU envisages cooperation between the two organisations for gender mainstreaming, specifically in humanitarian crises to cater for the needs and concerns of vulnerable groups in the entire disaster risk management spectrum.

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  12. Peter Reagan: Pakistan's Anger at Trump's Tweet Results in Blow to US DollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | News Max

    Pakistan has decided to turn its back on the U.S. dollar in favor of the Chinese yuan. This came in response to a "tweet" made by President Trump on New Year's Day, in which he said the U.S. would no longer send billions of dollars in aid to Pakistan.

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  13. French companies invited to invest in food, pharmaceutical sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan Friday invited investment by French companies in the food industry, pharmaceuticals, skill development and railways sectors. Talking to Marc Barety, ambassador of France to Pakistan, who called on him here, the minister said that Pakistan's fast growing economy was opening new avenues for investment.

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  14. Pakistan, Iran agree to enhance bilateral tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Iran Friday agreed to promote bilateral trade between the two brotherly Muslim countries. According to press statement issued by the Ministry of Finance, Ambassador of Iran Mehdi Honardoost called on the Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs, Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan and discussed matters related to the bilateral interest.

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  15. Shabbir stays on top on day twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Pakistan's leading golfer Shabbir Iqbal maintained his lead with 138 gross in the second round of 7th Rashid D Habib Memorial National Professional Golf Championship at Karachi Golf Club here on Friday. 104 golfers from all over Pakistan played in partly cloudy weather with clear visibility on the second day of the championship.

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  16. Former cricketers urge Pakistan to focus on remaining gamesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will be looking to stay alive in the five-ODI series after losing the first two rain-affected encounters when they face New Zealand on Saturday in the third match at Dunedin, and former Pakistan opener Imran Nazir believes team need to focus if they are to claw their way back. Pakistan's batting line-up gave up on them in both matches after the results were decided using the DLS system, but Nazir thinks left-handed opener Fakhar Zaman's probable return for the third clash will boost the visitor's chances.

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  17. India defeat Pakistan by seven wicketsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Defending champions India defeated Pakistan by seven wickets in the Blind Cricket World Cup in United Arab Emirates on Friday. Sent into bat, Pakistan notched up 282 for eight wickets in the stipulated 40 overs.

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  18. INGOs are not the problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    According to friends working in the development sector in Islamabad the biggest challenge to 'getting the job done' is red tape One month ago, the government of Pakistan sparked concern both here and abroad when it expelled some 29 international non-governmental organisations. No concrete explanation was provided beyond the rather vague allegations that these had been both working in unauthorised areas and beyond their mandate.

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  19. The rape and murder of Zainab Ansari is only part of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | ABC News

    Zainab Ansari's tragic death has left dozens of questions for Pakistan's law enforcement agencies, human rights watchdogs and society at large to answer. Last week, seven-year-old Zainab was on her way home from lessons on the Koran at a tuition centre when she was kidnapped.

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  20. Pentagon maintaining close ties to Pakistan, despite harsh White House sanctionsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Washington Times

    U.S. military leaders are continuing to maintain close contact with their counterparts in Pakistan despite the White House's latest round of harsh economic sanctions against the South Asian nation. Central Command chief Gen.

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