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PM directs to bring drugs prices down to realistic level

Prime Minister has directed to bring the drugs prices down to realistic level after consultation with all the stakeholders. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan said this while briefing media regarding the decisions of Federal Cabinet meeting held in Islamabad.  She said a meeting with …

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Hafeez urges World Bank to finalize new financing for Pakistan

World Bank Country Director Patchamuthu Illangovan called on Prime Minister’s Advisor on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh in Islamabad on Monday. They discussed the ongoing projects being supported by the World Bank . The Advisor emphasized the need to expedite the finalization of the new financing in the pipeline before …

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Afghan forces kill 9 militants, rescue 10 from Taliban detention

Afghan forces kill 9 militants

In Afghanistan, nine Taliban were killed and many others injured when Afghan security forces stormed a Taliban hideout in Qarabagh district of the eastern Ghazni province today. The spokesman for provincial government Aref Nuri said security forces also set free ten hostages kept by the Taliban in a container in …

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Country-wide anti-polio campaign begins today

A country-wide campaign to administer anti-polio drops to children under five years of age starts today (Monday). National Coordinator of Polio Eradication Programme Dr. Rana Safdar told Radio Pakistan Islamabad that the anti-polio drive will target thirty-nine million children in all four provinces, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan. He urged …

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Sudan: Protest leaders suspend talks with military rulers

In Sudan, protest leaders have suspended talks with military rulers after the army failed to meet their demand for an immediate transfer to civilian rule. According to a spokesman for the protest movement, weeks-long sit-in will continue. He accused the military council of being little different from Bashir’s ousted regime. …

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Media reports of Ch Shujaat secret meeting with Shahbaz Sharif?

LAHORE: Media reports of Ch Shujaat secret meeting with Shahbaz Sharif have surfaced. *Rejecting media reports about his contact with Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif, Pakistan Muslim League – Quaid (PML-Q) President Chaudhary Shujaat Hussain here on Sunday said, “Neither I contacted Shehbaz Sharif, nor is there any …

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PM to hold in-depth talks with Iranian President in Tehran

Prime Minister Imran Khan is in Tehran on his two-day official visit to Iran to hold talks with Iranian leadership on bilateral and regional issues. On his arrival at Tehran International Airport, the Prime Minister was warmly welcomed by Iranian Health Minister Dr Saeed Namaki. A smartly turned out contingent …

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PM in Iran for talks with Iranian leadership on bilateral ties

Prime Minister Imran Khan has arrived at Mashhad for a brief stop-over before proceeding to Tehran on a two-day official visit to Iran on the invitation of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. This is the first visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Iran. Governor General Khorasan e Razavi province Ali …

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