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EU confirms need for strong international collaboration to counter terrorism

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- In their resolve to support the efforts of Government of Pakistan to counter the threats of terrorism, the European Union and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Country Office Pakistan, have launched a three year technical assistance programme to strengthen the criminal justice response in Pakistan to counter terrorism.   The

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Polish investors should be urged to invest in Pakistan’s various sectors: Mamnoon

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday said that Polish investors should be urged to invest in the fields of Agriculture, Food Processing, Coal, Energy and Defence in Pakistan adding that Pakistan should also benefit from the expertise of Poland in the sectors of Industry and technology. The President expressed these views while talking

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Petroleum prices likely to reduce in Pakistan

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The petroleum product prices likely to go down by Rs 1 to Rs 2 per liter as the crude oil price declined in the world market on expectation that Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) would decide against cut in daily supplies. The government announces petroleum product prices on monthly basis

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Suicide bomber kills self, four others in Karachi

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The security forces conducted an anti-terror operation in Karachi’s Urdu Bazar, in which three men, a woman and a minor girl were killed. According to details, the operation was carried out on arrested terrorist Mansoor’s tip off that some elements of banned outfit were planning to carry out a major terrorist attack

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Four TTP terrorists hanged in KP jail

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News)- At least four ‘hardcore terrorists’ affiliated with the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) were hanged at a prison in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Tuesday. The convicts, tried by military courts, were found involved in committing heinous offences related to terrorism, including killing of innocent civilians, attacking Pakistan Armed Forces

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Shab-e-Meraj observed with religious zeal

LAHORE, April 25 (NNI): Shab-e-Meraj, the night of ascent when the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) ascended to the highest levels of Heavens, was observed on Monday night across the country with religious devotion, serenity and traditional fervor. The Muslims every year observe the Shab-e-Meraj on 27th of Rajab (Islamic calendar), the night the Holy Prophet

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Pakistan’s NDU delegation visits Sri Lanka

COLOMBO (Sarzameen News)- An 18-member high-powered delegation from the National Defense University (NDU) of Pakistan, led by Commodore Shahid Sohail, is currently visiting Sri Lanka on a week-long foreign study tour from April 23 to 28, 2017. The delegation comprises of senior officers from Pakistan’s Armed Forces, Civil Services and Officers from Germany and Nepal,

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Pakistan offers excellent incentives for FDI: Mamnoon

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday said that Pakistan offers excellent incentives for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and asked the Ambassador-designate to brief the business community in Denmark about the opportunities in Pakistan, especially in the field of renewable energy. The President was talking to Ambassador-designate of Pakistan to Denmark Syed Zulfiqar Haider

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Pakistan fast improving ease of doing business: Dar

WASHINGTON (Sarzameen News)- Federal Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar has said that Pakistan was fast improving ease of doing business in the country. “After having achieved macroeconomic stability, the Govt. was now making concrete efforts to achieve sustainable and inclusive higher growth,” he added while addressing members of US-Pakistan Business Council (USPBC) at US Chamber

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Nation has pinned their hopes on the judiciary: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said on Monday that the whole nation has pinned its hope on the judicial system of the country, Samaa reported.   He made the statement while talking to media outside Supreme Court of Pakistan.   Khan said the whole nation is standing with the judiciary.   The Tehreek-e-Insaf

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