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Sunday, December 30th, 2018

 

PM pays surprise visit to Polyclinic Islamabad

PM pays surprise visit to Polyclinic Islamabad

ISLAMABAD, DEC 30 (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan paid a surprise visit to Polyclinic Islamabad on Sunday. He was briefed about medical facilities being provided to the patients. He also inquired about health of patients under treatment in the hospital. Health Minister Aamir Kiani also accompanied the Prime Minister.=DNA ===============


Bangladeshi premier takes big lead as opposition rejects poll alleging vote rigging

Bangladeshi premier takes big lead as opposition rejects poll alleging vote rigging

DHAKA, (DNA) – Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s ruling party took a big lead over the opposition in a national election on Sunday, early results and trends showed, in a poll that was marred by allegations of vote rigging and violence that killed 17 people. A third straight term for Hasina’s Awami League was widely expected, but the main opposition led by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) rejected the election and called for a fresh vote in the country of 165 million people. The Election Commission said it was investigatingRead More


Mani is optimistic after meeting CSA, South African High Commission

Mani is optimistic after meeting CSA, South African High Commission

LAHORE, DEC 30 (DNA) – Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman, Ehsan Mani is optimistic about a potential tour of South Africa’s junior, women or senior team to Pakistan after a successful meeting Cricket South Africa’s officials and South African High Commission. “I reiterated that Pakistan is a safe country to come and play cricket and the security situation in the country is drastically improved,” said Mani while talking to a reputed newspaper. “We had talks about South Africa sending their senior, junior or women’s team to Pakistan in the near future.”Read More


29 fake accounts used for transaction of Rs35bn: JIT report

29 fake accounts used for transaction of Rs35bn: JIT report

ISLAMABAD, DEC 30 (DNA) – The Joint Investigation Report (JIT) report claimed that 29 fake accounts had been used for transaction of Rs35 billion. According to the JIT report, Omni group established 11 fake companies to operate 16 accounts in Summit Bank, eight in Sindh Bank and five in UBL. The report further revealed that the fake entities used Park Lane Company, which is owned by former president and Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, as their business addresses in their accountRead More


PM Imran to depart for Turkey on Thursday

PM Imran to depart for Turkey on Thursday

ISLAMABAD, DEC 30 (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan will depart for two-day official visit to Turkey on Thursday at the invitation of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. During his first visit to Istantul after taking office, the prime minister will discuss bilateral relations between the two countries and over all security situation of the region with Turkish leadership. He will be accompanied by a high-level delegation including Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Minister for Planning Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtyar and Adviser to the Prime Minister Abdul Razak Dawood. Imran KhanRead More


Gas crisis to be resolved soon: Petroleum Minister

Gas crisis to be resolved soon: Petroleum Minister

ISLAMABAD, DEC 30 (DNA): Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Sunday said that the present government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) would fulfill all the promises made with the masses and would come up to their expectations. Petroleum Minister was talking to delegation of elected representatives including Sheikh Rashid Shafiq, Chaudhry Javed, Sajid Kausar and Chaudhry Azeem, who called on him in Islamabad. The Minister said that the gas crisis including the issue of low gas pressure would be resolved soon as steps are being taken to mitigate the sufferingRead More