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Deadly surge in IIOJK violence leaves six more dead

Clashes between rebels and government forces as well as street killings left six more dead in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) on Saturday, officials said, as the disputed Himalayan region battles a worsening wave of violence. At least 28 people, including nine civilians, have been gunned down in the …

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Stage set for PDM’s comeback rally in Faisalabad

PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz and other opposition leaders are set to address a ‘comeback’ rally of Pakistan Demo­cratic Movement (PDM), an anti-government alliance, in Faisalabad on Saturday night. Shehbaz Sharif had nominated Maryam to represent PML-N in today’s rally, former senator Pervez Rashid had said last night. Rashid said …

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Stage set for PDM’s comeback rally in Faisalabad

PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz launched a fresh attack on Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government while addressing a ‘comeback’ rally of Pakistan Demo­cratic Movement (PDM), an anti-government alliance, in Faisalabad on Saturday night. “I entered Faisalabad at 5pm and reached the venue by 8.30pm,” she said in her opening remarks …

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Pakistan Army establishes free medical camps in Cholistan

The Pakistan Army has organised free medical and eye treatment camps in remote areas of Cholistan desert, said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement on Saturday. In collaboration with the district administration, the special teams of the Pakistan Army are providing free medical treatment to local residents, said the military’s media …

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Women can choose to mention husband’s name in CNIC

ISLAMABAD: In a major step taken by the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) for women’s empowerment in the country, females can now choose to mention the name of their husbands in their computerised national identity cards (CNIC) or may continue with their father’s name. Addressing the concluding session of …

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Govt approves Rs3.61b package for LoC residents

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has agreed to provide a package amounting to approximately Rs3.61 billion for the rehabilitation and protection of citizens living around the Line of Control (LoC) to ensure their protection from Indian military strikes and firing. As per the package, over 773 protective bunkers will be built …

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