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Delays, ups and downs are usual phenomenon of negotiation: Sami-ul-Haq

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Delays, ups and downs are usual phenomenon of negotiation: Sami-ul-Haq ISLAMABAD: Delays, arguments and ups and downs are common in talk’s process, Taliban and government have to observe patience in the prevailing circumstances, said Head of Taliban negotiation committee, Maulana Samiul Haq, Aaj News reported on Thursday. In a statement, Maulana Samiul Haq said that arguments and delays are a usual phenomenon for a dialogue...


MQM to stage country wide protest against killing today

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MQM to stage country wide protest against killing today KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) will hold a nationwide protest today (Friday) against the enforced disappearances and killings of its workers, Aaj News reported. Addressing a press conference, MQM leader Haider Abbas Rizvi said that pain clothes officials of law enforcement agencies were abducting MQM workers but police had denied any involvement in the raids....


‘Explanation needed by the Govt. in regard to satisfy Taliban’, says Prof Ibrahim

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‘Explanation needed by the Govt. in regard to satisfy Taliban’, says Prof Ibrahim PESHAWAR: Leader of Taliban negotiation Committee, Prof. Ibrahim, on Friday asked the Govt. to give explanations regarding the killing of Taliban members, while they were in custody. Prof. Ibrahim, while talking to the media said that the Taliban, during the negotiation meeting complained about the killing of their members, while they were in jail or...


14 killed, 20 injured as bus overruns in DG Khan

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14 killed, 20 injured as bus overruns in DG Khan DERA GHAZI KHAN: As many as ten males, four females crushed by over-speeding Karachi-bound bus coming from Peshawar while more than 20 others sustained injuries here at Notuk Adda, 25 km away from the DG Khan City Thursday evening. According to Rescue sources, the speeding bus was overtaking another vehicle when it ran over the...


Nawaz to chair federal cabinet meeting today

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Nawaz to chair federal cabinet meeting today ISLAMABAD: PM Nawaz Sharif will chair a federal cabinet meeting today to discuss overall security situation and other issues of the country, the federal cabinet will meet in Islamabad, Aaj News reported. According to the sources, the federal cabinet is likely to be taken into confidence over the issues pertaining to peace process with the...


Sindh Govt. determined to put head money on Uzair Baloch and Baba Ladla

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Sindh Govt. determined to put head money on Uzair Baloch and Baba Ladla KARACHI: Sindh Govt. has finally decided to put Rs. 100 million head money on Uzair Baloch and Baba Ladla, as they were earlier claimed as the most wanted accused. The sources, revealed that the Govt. has finally come to a decision to put Rs. 100 million head money on Uzair Baloch and Baba Ladla, whereas...


NAB Chief was not Govt employee at time of appointment; SC informed

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NAB Chief was not Govt employee at time of appointment; SC informed ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday was informed that Major (R) Chaudhry Qamar Zaman, Chairman National Accountability Bureau was not a government officer when he was appointed as NAB Chairman. This was informed by Barrister Aitzaz Ahsan, counsel for Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly to a three-judge bench, chaired by Justice Nasir...


Bilawal Bhutto Zardari wants more Pak sites as World Heritage

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Bilawal Bhutto Zardari wants more Pak sites as World Heritage KARACHI: Patron-In-Chief Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has urged the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO to speed up work for declaring 18 more heritage sites in tentative list of Pakistan as World Heritage Sites to preserve the rich cultural and natural common heritage of humanity. On the eve of World Heritage Day being observed...


School van dives into ravine in Khanpur, injured 20

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School van dives into ravine in Khanpur, injured 20 KHANPUR: At least twenty children were injured when a school van fell into a ravine in Khanpur, Aaj News reported on Thursday. According to rescue sources, due to over speeding, the unfortunate van plunged into a river in Khanpur that wounded twenty school-going children out of which five were said to be in critical condition....


Ceasefire is mandatory for successful negotiation: Ibrahim

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Ceasefire is mandatory for successful negotiation: Ibrahim PESHAWAR: The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) intermediary Professor Muhammad Ibrahim on Thursday said that the peace talks will not be successful without a ceasefire, Aaj News reported. While talking to the media, Prof Ibrahim said that the they will contact the government regarding the TTP concerns which have come forward through the media. He reiterated that...


Bhakkar: Two cannibals sent on 7-day remand on heinous crime

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Bhakkar: Two cannibals sent on 7-day remand on heinous crime BHAKKAR: An anti-terrorism court in Sargodha sent the now infamous ‘Bhakkar cannibals’ on a seven-day physical remand with no prospects of being punished in the absence of a law relating to the heinous crime, Aaj News reported on Thursday. According to the reports, The suspects are expected to get maximum one year imprisonment and a...


MQM to stage peaceful protest against killing today

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MQM to stage peaceful protest against killing today KARACHI: The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) will hold a peaceful protest outside the Karachi Press Club today (Thursday) against the ‘extra judicial killings and forced disappearances’ of its workers, Aaj News reported. According to the reports, Deputy Convener and members of Rabita Committee, families of victims, MQM workers and party supporters will attend the protest...


Coach-Truck collision in Bolan injured 9

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Coach-Truck collision in Bolan injured 9 BOLAN: As many as nine passengers including a woman were injured as a result of coach-truck collision in Bolan, Aaj News reported on Thursday. Levies sources told that a passenger coach was heading to Quetta from Hyderabad when it met with an accident with a truck coming from the opposite direction at Dhadar point in...


Nawaz, Zardari meet at PM’s House

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Nawaz, Zardari meet at PM’s House ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and former President and co-Chairperson Pakistan Peoples Party Asif Ali Zardari met here Wednesday at Prime Minister’s House. The meeting was attended by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid, Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Khurshid Shah, parliamentary leader of PPP Senator Mian...


New York shuts down spying unit set up to snoop Muslim citizens

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New York shuts down spying unit set up to snoop Muslim citizens NEW YORK: New York shuts down the spying unit, which was created after the 9/11 incident, set up to spy on Muslim citizens who resided in the city. According to the sources, the Commissioner of New York police revealed that the spying agency set up to spy on Muslims citizens, who resided in the city...


Dr Mukhtar Ahmad appointed as HEC Chairman

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Dr Mukhtar Ahmad appointed as HEC Chairman ISLAMABAD: Professor Dr Mukhtar Ahmed has been appointed as Chairman of Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Tuesday. Dr Mukhtar Ahmad, who has been Executive Director of the Higher Education Commission since February 2013, has been appointed as Chairman HEC in pursuance with the directives of Islamabad High Court. Dr Ahmed was responsible for the implementation...


MQM announces countrywide protest on 17th and 18th

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MQM announces countrywide protest on 17th and 18th KARACHI: Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) announced to stage nationwide protest on April 17th and April 18th against the arrest, torturing and execution of party workers and killings of professionals in raids, Aaj News reported. While addressing a press conference in Karachi, MQM leader Hyder Abbas Rizvi said, “The tortured dead bodies of our activists found...


Nawaz-Zardari meeting today

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Nawaz-Zardari meeting today Islamabad: Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Asif Ali Zardari will meet today, to hold talks on ‘current affairs’ of the country, Aaj News reported. Burning issues like Taliban peace talks, Pakistan Protection Bill 2014, overall security situation, and other matters of national as well as common interest will take...


No water shortage in Cholistan: report

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No water shortage in Cholistan: report LAHORE: In the populated area of Cholistan, the facility of pure and clean drinking water is being provided regularly and there is no shortage of water. Furthermore, four existing water supply schemes are fully operational and providing uninterrupted supply of water for both humans and livestock consumption. It was stated by Managing Director Cholistan Development...


‘Nawaz Sharif is seriously working for peace within the country’, says Prof. Ibrahim

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‘Nawaz Sharif is seriously working for peace within the country’, says Prof. Ibrahim LAHORE: Member of Taliban Negotiation Committee and leader of Jamat-e-Islami, Prof. Muhammad Ibrahim said that Nawaz Sharif is concerned about the existence of peace withing the country and he is doing his best to eliminate security threats. While addressing to media in an event conducted to honor former leader of Jamat-e-Islami, Munawar Hassan, Prof. Ibrahim...


Bhakkar cannibals produce in ATC

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Bhakkar cannibals produce in ATC BHAKKAR: One of the two cannibal brothers has been arrested today (Tuesday) and presented in Anti-Terrorism-Court of Sargodha over suspicion of cannibalism, Aaj News reported. He was arrested yesterday after head of a baby was found at his house in Darya Khan tehsil of Bhakkar. It must be mentioned here that the corpse-eaters were arrested...


Court to resume Musharraf’s High treason case today

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Court to resume Musharraf’s High treason case today Islamabad: The hearing of high treason case against former President Pervez Musharraf will be resumed  today by a three-member special court at the premises of Federal Shariat Court, Aaj News reported. It is pertinent to know that on 31st March, the case had heard by three member’s bench headed by Chief Justice Faisal Arab  and...


Multan: Body of treasure hunter discovered

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Multan: Body of treasure hunter discovered MULTAN:  The body of that person who dug a 50-foot deep tunnel in his house looking for buried treasure, has been discovered by Rescue personnel, Aaj News reported on Tuesday. According to reports, the man, resident of Bagh Beera, tried to dig a hole in his house to get the treasure on the advice of...


Protection of Pakistan Ordinance is a draconian law: Sabzwari

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 14th April 2014

Protection of Pakistan Ordinance is a draconian law: Sabzwari KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Faisal Sabzwari said that the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance (PPO) is a draconian law and it has started showing its effects, this law will be used against political figures, Aaj News reported on Monday. While talking to the media outside Sindh Assembly, Faisal Sabzwari said that MQM has been...


PIA pilot lands the jet on Jeddah instead of Riyadh Airport

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PIA pilot lands the jet on Jeddah instead of Riyadh Airport RIYADH: Pilot of Pakistan International Airline (PIA), landed the jet on the runway of Jeddah airport, instead of landing it on it’s scheduled routine, Riyadh. According to the Saudi media reports, pilot of PIA’s flight PK-731, which was scheduled to travel from Karachi to Riyadh, landed the jet on Jeddah airport runway by mistake. 200...


Abbottabad: Two children killed, third in critical condition

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Abbottabad: Two children killed, third in critical condition ISLAMABAD: Two out of three children, who were earlier kidnapped by their uncle were brutally killed and one other was brought in to the hospital in critical condition, Aaj News reported. According to the police sources, three children, identified as Mehr Ali, Qadir Ali and Zain Ali, who belonged to Dabran village of Abbottabad were...


 
 
 



 
 



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