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  • LAHORE: Intended Hajj pilgrims being vaccinated at Haji Camp here yesterday.

CDA declares four residential schemes illegal

PEOPLE ASKED TO AVOID INVESTMENT  From Wasim Chaudhry ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) had declared four more residential projects in federal capital’s various zones as illegal and advised the people to avoid investment in these schemes.  Akbar Arcade Gulberg Green by Star Marketing Limited, Mall and Residency Islamabad Gulberg …

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HEC suspends admissions in four institutes

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has suspended admissions in four educational institutes of Lahore and Karachi yesterday over irregularities and mismanagement in their operations. The commission warned the students today against seeking admissions in Preston Institute of Management Sciences and Technology (PIMSAT) in Karachi, Global Institute …

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Pashto singer Zarsanga injured in attack

From Our Correspondent PESHAWAR: Pashto folk singer Zarsanga has been admitted to the Nowshera District Headquarters Hospital after she was injured in a scuffle between her sons and neighbours over a monetary dispute on Saturday night. Hijraan, the aged singer’s son, said that she suffered severe injuries to her face. He added that …

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New PM decided: Sh Rasheed

NC Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Nawaz Sharif has decided who would be the caretaker prime minister when he has to step down from his position after the Panama case verdict is announced, Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed said yesterday. Talking to a private TV channel , the AML chief said talks …

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Inquiry ordered into manhandling of journalists by FIA officials

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: An inquiry has been ordered into the illegal detention and manhandling of journalists by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) officials, officials revealed yesterday. The inquiry was ordered by the acting FIA director general Ahmed Latif. Islamabad Director Mazharul Haq Kakakhail was asked to probe the incident and …

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PML-N leaders face protests at presser

MANHANDLING OF REPORTERS BY FIA  From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Spokesmen of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz were about to start their presser when they met with protests from reporters covering the press conference, demanding the government to take action against manhandling of journalists by FIA officials. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry and …

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Final phase of South Waziristan IDPs’ return from tomorrow

From Our Correpondent PESHAWAR: The final phase of the repatriation of South Waziristan Agency’s internally displaced persons will begin on Tuesday (July 25) possibly marking the ‘complete’ return of 71,124 registered dislocated families to their homes. Mian Adil Zahoor, assistant director (operations and relief) at the Fata Disaster Management Authority …

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Step down with integrity


KHURSHID SHAH TELLS PM NAWAZ  From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: A day after the top court reserved its verdict in the Panamagate case, Opposition Leader in National Assembly Khurshid Shah has advised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to “step down with integrity today.” “If you want to resign with integrity, do it by tonight,” …

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