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  • RAWALPINDI: Commander Peshawar Corps Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt interacting with troops during his visit at Loi Shaliman.

  • LAHORE: Federal Railways Minister, Khawaja Saad Rafique launching mobile app at Railway headquarters here yesterday.

  • LARKANA: Rangers checking a car in front of Railway station as security agencies were put on alert in view of potential threats of more attacks by terrorists.

Mechanism in place to check immoral content: Marriyum


NC Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Marriyum Aurengzeb yesterday assured the Senate of an effective monitoring mechanism at Pakistan Electronic Media regulatory Authority (Pemra) to check obscene, sectarian and immoral content. Winding up discussion on a motion regarding content management by Pemra, the …

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Another 388 suspects arrested


OPERATION CONTINUES ACROSS COUNTRY ISLAMABAD: Three hundred eighty eight suspects were arrested in search operations in Peshawar, Bannu, Swabi, Rawalpindi and Islamabad yesterday. Among them two hundred and forty-four suspects were arrested during search operations in different areas of Swabi yesterday morning. The arrested people also include fifteen alleged facilitators …

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IGP visits police posts at tribal areas boundary

PESHAWAR: The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani yesterday paid a surprise visit to police posts in the peripheral areas of Peshawar situated along the boundary with Khyber Agency. Chief Capital City Police Peshawar and SSP Operations Peshawar also accompanied the IGP. During the visit the IGP …

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Cash, smuggled smartphones seized

ISLAMABAD: Customs officials at Benazir International Airport ,Islamabad seized a large number of smartphones smuggled into the country from the United Kingdom yesterday. According to sources, a passenger arrived aboard Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight 786 from London During searcg large number of smartphones and six thousand pounds sterling in …

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Five hurt in Nadra firing incident in Quetta

From Our Correspondent QUETTA: At least five persons were injured in an incident of firing at Double Road area of provincial capital yesterday. According to police sources,a security guard at National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) office opened fire to disperse applicants leaving five people injured. The injured sustained pellet …

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Newly-built wall collapses

QUETTA POLICE COLLEGE  From Our Correspondent QUETTA: The newly-constructed wall of the Quetta police training college reportedly collapsed yesterday, roughly four months after the attack on the facility in which 61 recruits were martyred. The brick wall with concrete pillars replaced the mud wall, low in height to enhance security …

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Two Ferraris killed in Dera Bugti

Dera Bugti: At least two Ferraris were killed during search operation by law enforcement agencies in Dera Bugti. Sources said that FC, peace force and law enforcement agencies are continuing operation against the criminals in Dera Bugti and its adjacent areas following the recent wave of terrorism in the country. …

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Main suspect arrested

HINA SHAHNAWAZ MURDER CASE  KOHAT : Kohat police yesterday claimed arresting one of the main suspects in the Hina Shahnawaz case, along with three alleged accomplices. District Police Officer Kohat Javed Iqbal said that one of the main perpetrators of the crime, Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, was arrested in Rawalpindi, while …

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Terror threat keeps public at bay

Islamabad: The residents of the twin cities avoided visiting recreational spots, markets and bazaars due to a terror alert widely circulated through mainstream and social media. Fayyaz Chohan, a resident of Banni area, said the reports about terror alert and presence of suicide bombers in the twin cities were circulated …

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