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Police find 11 of a family dead at home in New Delhi


July 1, 2018

Police in India’s capital New Delhi said they found 11 bodies in a home in mysterious circumstances on Sunday, 10 of them blindfolded and hanging from the roof. The victims belonged to the same family and most of them had lived in the same home in Burari village in the northern part of New Delhi, said police officer Vineet Kumar. …

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Pakistan Army rescues two British mountaineers stranded on Hunza mountain


July 1, 2018

Two British mountaineers marooned on Hunza Valley’s Ultar Sar Mountain have been located and rescued by teams of the Pakistan Army after their tent was struck by an avalanche. According to Assistant Commissioner Hunza, the two British mountaineers recognized as Bruce Normand and Timothy Miller are presently on way to Gilgit in an army helicopter. Timothy Miller Adding further he …

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PTI releases schedule for Imran Khan’s election campaign


July 1, 2018

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sunday released the schedule for Imran Khan’s nationwide election campaign which culminates on July 23 in Islamabad. Khan will head to Sargodha on July 2 to address a rally of his supporters before flying to Karachi on a two-day trip from July 3 and 4. On July 5, he will hold party’s rallies in Swabi and …

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SC orders to complete Rawalpindi’s Mother & Child Hospital in 18 months


July 1, 2018

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar on Sunday instructed the concerned authorities to provide a construction plan of Rawalpindi’s Mother and Child Hospital in 15 days and finish its construction work in 18 months. A two-judge bench headed by the chief justice heard the case related to the hospital, officials of the PWD, Nespak and other relevant …

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Rajan Bakhsh Gilani, PPP’s Raja Abdul Ghaffar have joined PTI: Qureshi


July 1, 2018

MULTAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday announced that local political leader Rajan Bakhsh Gilani and Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) Raja Abdul Ghaffar have joined the Imran Khan-led party. “Mian Rajan Baksh Gilani will make the formal announcement regarding joining PTI during a religious scholars’ conference in Golra Sharif on July 6,” Qureshi said while addressing the …

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Imran to badly lose from Lahore, challenges NA-131 opponent Saad Rafique


July 1, 2018

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Khawaja Saad Rafique said on Sunday that his opponent from NA-131, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan, will lose badly against him in Lahore. The PML-N leader was addressing a gathering in Lahore, where he said that Imran would not even know “who thrashed him in NA-131’. “The well-educated, sincere and patriotic voter of defence is …

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Protesters hurl stones at Bilawal’s convoy in Lyari


July 1, 2018

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday faced a hostile environment as he visited the stronghold of Lyari to start his election campaign. A large group of people pelted stones at Bilawal’s convoy as it was passing through Kalri area of Lyari when it was stopped near Juna Masjid. Bilawal was going to Chakiwara to address a …

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Pakistan hands over a list of Indian prisoners


July 1, 2018

The Government of Pakistan Sunday handed over a list of 471 Indian prisoners to the High Commission of India. The list included 53 civil and 418 fishermen held in Pakistan, Foreign office in a press statement said. “This is consistent with the provisions of the Consular Access Agreement between Pakistan and India, signed on 21 May 2008, under which both …

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Imran Khan lambastes Maulana Fazl in Bannu rally


July 1, 2018

BANNU: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan  on  Sunday  slammed opponent candidate  Fazl-ur-Rehman  by calling him a  magnet  that  attracts to power. The PTI chief was addressing  a public rally at Bannu, where he lambasted Jamiat Ulema-e Islam (F) supremo Fazl and party ally Akram Khan Durrani. Slamming Akram Khan Durrani, Imran said he is contesting for the NA-35 constituency so …

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ECP fails to publish final list of candidates


July 1, 2018

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday failed to publish the final list of candidates for the upcoming general elections in accordance with the amended schedule announced by it on June 8. Under the revised schedule, the candidates were to be allotted election symbols and final list of candidates was to be published on June 30, but even the number …

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