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Bannu: North Waziristan: The district administration of Miranshah, headquarters of North Waziristan Tribal District, has issued a notification that the building of the Government Girls’ Degree College, Miranshah, will be used as judicial complex until its own building is constructed. How much time the construction of the judicial complex will take is not specified. The …

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Ever since its inception in 1947 the people of Pakistan have been carrying on a relentless struggle to establish democracy as envisioned by Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, who had single-handedly created a Muslim homeland through vote. He had a vision to establish Pakistan as model of liberal, progressive democracy with an egalitarian order for other …

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Lahore: Pakistan started out from only one higher education institute, University of the Punjab that was established in 1882. From then, till date over 190 private and public sector universities have been providing education to the youth of Pakistan. Though the increase in numbers present a constructive picture of an educated society but surprisingly enough, …

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Seventy years down the road Pakistan seems to have reached a defining moment in history. In the year 2008 we had seen as a nation culmination of a long drawn struggle for democracy headed by martyred Benazir Bhutto. With the advent of a democratic government in the year it was taken for granted that the …

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Lahore: Flaws in the engineering of the city roads and highways around Pakistan are considered one of the major reasons behind high and continuously exacerbating cases of road traffic accidents; according to Chief Traffic Officer (CTO) Lahore, Malik Liaqat and other experts serving in National Highway & Motorway Police (NH&MP). The fatality rate of accidents …

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Pakistan is in economic doldrums these days. Surging dollar, robust inflation, volatile stock market with a steep falling trend, high interest rates, is there any worse yet to come? God forbid! Only accountants may think of treating the looted money as a sunk cost, a majority thinks that somehow, someway the looted money will make …

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Pakistan, General Elections 2018 brings the third party in power that seems unusual as the last 70 years’ history of Pakistan clearly shows that government has been oscillating among three corridors namely; Pakistan People’s Party, Muslim League, and Army. However, in Elections2018, Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaaf came in power as a third party. It was might be …

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Web Desk: (The news was originally published by The Daily Caller, USA) WASHINGTON: Broadsheet LLC, a firm hired by Pakistan in the past to investigate money laundering and corruption has assessed that the Imran Khan government is striking a deal to release Nawaz Sharif from prison in return for a turn-over of some one billion …

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The government is ready to blow away the cobwebs for a new lease of life and decides to reform the civil services of Pakistan. It is a good move on the part of the government to revamp the old colonial mindset and introducing indigenously evolved system. It would be beneficial if reforms also introduced in …

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As one plans celebration of Freedom of Press Day on May 3rd, latest victim of media strangulation is Najam Sethi’s TV show on a local channel. The PREMRA has acted most arbitrarily on telecasting of a programme by Sethi that outlined ‘A’ and ‘B’ scheme of things slowly unfolding what is being forecast by the …

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