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‘40 patients die in four days’

KPK DOCTORS STRIKE CONTINUES ABBOTTABAD: The ongoing young doctors’ strike at Ayub Medical College has reportedly taken lives of as many as 40 patients in four days however, no action has been taken by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government so far. The protesters boycotted educational activities at the campus and suspended medical …

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Pak missile tech better than India: Samar

LAHORE – Pakistan’s nuclear tests readjusted the regional balance of power and unified the nation. India felt down after Pakistan became nuclear power in 1998, said Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr Samar Mubarakmand in an interview with a urdu daily. Every government had supported the nuclear programme after the Zulfiqar Ali …

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PTI workers end siege of Peshawar grid station

From Our Correspondent PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) ended their siege on grid stations in Peshawar [Saturday] after the successful negotiations between MPA Fazal Elahi and Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) officials. PTI workers under the influence of the provincial lawmaker stormed at Peshawar’s Rehman Baba grid station where they locked …

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Five dead in Garhi Dewan gun battle

ELDERS JOIN BRAWL BETWEEN CHILDREN  From Our Correspondent LARKANA: Five people lost their lives, including two children yesterday, as a result of bullet injuries sustained during a heavy exchange of fire between two groups over the petty issue of children’s fight in Garhi Dewan village near Larkana on May 25. …

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LHC reserves verdict in Sharif sugar mills’ relocation case


LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) yesterday reserved verdict in a case pertaining to relocation of sugar mills owned by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s family. Barrister Aitzaz Ahsan, counsel for petitioners argued before the bench that despite the court’s stay order, Sharif family shifted its three sugar mills from one district …

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Police, PKI members clash outside red zone


ISLAMABAD: Federal territory police yesterday fired water cannon and resorted to baton charge to disperse Pakistan Kissan Ittehad (PKI) members at Islamabad’s D-Chowk as they attempted to enter red zone. Police also fire tear-gas shells to disperse the protesters demanding subsidies on fertilisers and electricity bills. Protests of any nature …

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PTI workers barge into Peshawar grid station

LOAD SHEDDING WOES  PESHAWAR: Tired of the constant load shedding, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers barged into a grid station yesterday. The workers, under the leadership of PTI MPA Fazal Elahi, entered the station and opened the closed feeders on their own, which led to restoration of electricity in 23 areas. …

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Nation to celebrate Youm-e-Takbeer tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Youm-e-Takbeer will be observed across the country with national zeal and fervor tomorrow (Sunday) to commemorate historic nuclear test at Chaghi in 1998 making the country world nuclear power and the 1st in the Muslim World under the leadership of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. Youm-e-Takbeer, which literally means …

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ANP’s Arbab Amir joins PTI

PESHAWAR Awami National Party (ANP) leader Arbab Amir has joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf yesterday. During the Peshawar visit, Imran Khan arrived at Noor Alam Khan’s residence, who recently left PPP. “Noor Alam Khan’s inclusion in PTI is a positive sign,” PTI Chief said during exclusive talk. While his stay at Noor …

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