4 terrorists killed in encounter in Pakistan

The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) of the Punjab Police said that it was an 'intelligence-based operation' conducted against IS in the Sahiwal district, some 200kms from Lahore.

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Nawaz Sharif not completely well, says special medical board

The medical board had thoroughly examined Sharif and had his necessary tests done on Wednesday at the jail, where he is serving a seven years jail sentence in a corruption case.

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Women's bicycle rally in Pakistan postponed after protest threat by religious parties

Zama Jawandoon, an organisation working for women's rights, had organised the 'peace rally' that was scheduled to begin from Peshawar's Hayatabad neighbourhood on Saturday, the Dawn reported.

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Pakistan to host next round of peace talks between US and Afghan Taliban in Islamabad: Report

Quoting diplomatic sources, GEO News reported that Pakistan decided to extend an invitation to the Afghan Taliban representatives to come to Islamabad and hold talks.

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Justice Asif Khosa takes oath as new Chief Justice of Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan, judges of higher courts, ministers, diplomats, civil and military officials, lawyers and foreign guests including from India were present at the oath-taking ceremony,…

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Imran Khan won't be able to complete 5-year term: Asif Ali Zardari

Zardari said that 'the prime minister is not from the general public and he will not return to them.'

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US envoy on Afghanistan arrives in Pakistan for talks

Khalilzad is leading an intra-agency delegation and will meet officials in each country in order to 'facilitate an inclusive peace process in Afghanistan', the US State Department said in a…

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Pakistan new chief justice Saeed Khosa opens new era for powerful court

'I think Justice Khosa's tenure will be substantially different,' said Saroop Ijaz, a lawyer for Human Rights Watch, who has been critical of Nisar's activist court.

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Pakistan's Chief Justice Nisar, known for judicial activism retires

The outgoing chief justice passed several landmark judgments during his tenure as top judge including one which disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif in 2017 in a corruption case and the…

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Pak national carrier PIA bans entertainment on flights to Saudi Arabia

Cash-strapped PIA has been running into huge financial losses.

 

 

 

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Russian firm offers to invest $2 billion in Pakistan's water, power sectors

The Russian officials also met Minister for Power Omar Ayub and expressed interest to invest in the Jamshoro Power Plant.

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Pakistan SC asks Imran Khan government to lift travel ban on opposition leaders

As many as 172 suspects were placed on the Exit Control List (ECL) on the recommendations of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) formed by the apex court.

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Unwanted Afghan refugees pin hopes on Pakistan's Imran Khan

Pakistan is one of the largest refugee-hosting nations in the world, home to an estimated 2.4 million registered and undocumented people who have fled Afghanistan.

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332 Pak lawmakers suspended over non-disclosure of assets

Out of the 1,174 lawmakers, 839 submitted the details of their properties and assets, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said while suspending the membership of the remaining 332.

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Top Taliban commander among 4 militants killed in Pakistan

Those killed in the exchange of fire include Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Islam and Mohibullah who were involved in various terror activities, officials said.

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