Daily Archives: September 18, 2019

Khawaja brothers case adjourned till Sept 23


September 18, 2019

LAHORE: An accountability court on Tuesday extended the judicial remand of PML-N leader Khwaja Saad Rafique and his brother Khawaja Salman Rafique, till September 23 in the hearing of Paragon City reference case. Accountability Court Judge Syed Jawadul Hassan led the reference proceedings, wherein Khawaja brothers were present on expiry of their judicial remand term. During the proceedings, representing Khawaja …

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Sindh CM Murad Ali Shah skips NAB appearance in corruption inquiry


September 18, 2019

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday failed to oblige before a combined investigation team of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in Karachi for the hearing concerning his alleged role in offering subsidies to sugar mills through improper channels. As reported by Geo News, the sources from the anti-graft body informed that the chief minister had already submitted …

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Boy dies of rabies in Larkana due to unavailability of vaccine


September 18, 2019

KARACHI: A 10-year-old Mir Hassan, who was bitten by a stray dog, died of rabies in Larkana  on Tuesday. Rabies encephalitis, a lethal viral but vaccine-preventable disease, claimed another life  in Larkana district of Sindh when a boy died  after falling prey to  dog biting as  he was not treated due to  unavailability of  anti-rabies vaccine at government hospitals. According …

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Pakistan Mango Festival held In Beijing


September 18, 2019

BEIJING: To further introduce and popularize Pakistani mangoes in China, an exquisite “Mango Festival” and launch of “Exploring CPEC” was organized at Embassy of Pakistan here on Tuesday. The festival was organized in collaboration with China Economic Net, Jaffer Brothers and YLF Foods. Welcoming the audience, Ambassador Naghmana Hashmi introduced Pakistani mangoes, their variants, superior quality and its growing overseas market. …

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Nimrita Kumari family says she was murdered, rejects postmortem report


September 18, 2019

SUKKUR: The postmortem report of a student of Bachelor of Dental Surgery Namrita Kumari has revealed that she died from suffocation. The police surgeon, Dr Shamsuddin Khoso, said they found marks of rope tied to her neck suggesting suicide. He said the viscera samples were sent to Rohri for chemical examination. Nimrita Kumari, a student of the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical …

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