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Judicial Commission rejects PTI's vote fraud accusations

ISLAMABAD: Judicial Commission, tasked with holding an inquiry into Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s allegations of systematic rigging in the 2013 general election, has sent its report to the Ministry of Law. Sources say that the law ministry will present the report to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday. The three-judge commission headed by the Supreme Court Chief…

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July 22, 2015


US, Turkey discuss stepping up anti-IS fight: sources

ANKARA: A high-level US delegation discussed with Turkish officials ways to step up the fight against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria during two days of talks in Ankara, sources said Wednesday.  Retired general John Allen — a US presidential envoy — and Under Secretary of Defence for Policy Christine Wormuth met Turkish military officials…

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July 8, 2015


Sindh to curb funding sources of terror outfits

KARACHI: The Sindh government has decided to crush funding sources of terrorist outfits by launching comprehensive operations based on solid information and intelligence work.   This decision was taken in the Apex Committee meeting held here on Friday with Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali in the chair. Sindh Governor  Dr. Ishrat-ul- Ebad also participated….

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April 18, 2015


Ballot papers being printed under tight security: sources

KARACHI: Ballot papers for NA-246 by-elections are being printed under tight security, Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) sources said. According to the sources, the paper of ballots is not available in the market. The ECP has decided to transport the ballot papers to Returning Officers under the military’s supervision, they added. The by-elections for NA-246…

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April 11, 2015


Google boosts health search with more medical sources

SAN FRANCISCO: Google on Tuesday began tuning its mobile search application to better answer people's questions about common ailments from tennis elbow to the measles. Google product manager Prem Ramaswami said that the Internet titan will apply Knowledge Graph technology to common medical queries, putting computing power to work figuring out the meanings behind words…

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February 10, 2015


Suspected Faisalabad shooter arrested: sources

FAISALABAD: A suspected Faisalabad shooter, who shot dead Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) worker during the party’s protest demonstration, has been arrested, sources told Samaa. According to sources, the police have arrested the key accused, who is identified as Ilyas, from Okara. The suspected shooter, who is said to be associated with a banned outfit, has been…

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December 15, 2014


ECP members decide not to resign: sources

ISLAMABAD: Dismissing the protesting Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) demand, the provincial members of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) have decided not to resign from their posts, sources said. Earlier this month, PTI representatives met newly elected chief election commissioner Sardar Raza Khan and expressed confidence in him. The PTI delegation, however, said that they don’t trust…

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December 11, 2014


Govt keen to resume talks with PTI: sources

ISLAMABAD: The government is ready to resume talks with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in a bid to settle prevailing political confrontation in the country, PM house sources said. According the sources, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held an informal meeting with his close aides and decided to hold negotiations with the PTI. The government is of the…

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December 8, 2014


Rigging in 21 constituencies established: sources

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) got proves of riggings in 21 constituencies of National and provincial assemblies, sources said citing a performance report of election tribunals. According to the sources, the ECP has prepared a report regarding 18-month performance of election tribunals which would be presented to newly-elected Chief election Commissioner Sardar Raza Khan….

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December 6, 2014


Slain KU professor had received threats: sources

KARACHI: Professor Dr. Shakeel Auj, who was gunned down on a busy road in a broad daylight earlier today, had received threats on mobile phone, police sources told Samaa. According to sources, Dr. Auj had also got a case registered in Mobina Town police station in 2012 under Telegraph Act. Earlier, Dr Shakil Auj, the…

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September 18, 2014


Govt to arrest Qadri after Aug 14: sources

LAHORE: Punjab government has decided to put behind bars Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chief Dr Tahirul Qadri after August 14, Samaa reports on Wednesday. Samaa quoting sources reported that the Punjab government has altered its strategy with regard to arrest of Qadri – who will lead his ‘Inquilab March’ to Islamabad tomorrow. The Punjab police…

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August 13, 2014


No new army deployment in Islamabad: military sources

ISLAMABAD: Army has not been summoned for deployment in Islamabad, military sources clarified on Saturday, Samaa reported. The sources further said that no decision has so far been made on giving the capital city of the country into the army’s control. They said that army already remains deployed in the twin cities of Islamabad and…

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July 26, 2014


Japan makes first oil payment to Iran in a year-sources

TOKYO: Japan this week became the first of Iran's oil buyers to make a payment for crude imports under an interim nuclear deal, sources told Reuters on Wednesday, as the West eased a year-long stranglehold on revenues that has crippled the Iranian economy. Tough international sanctions over the past two years have cut Iran's oil…

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February 5, 2014


Egypt voters overwhelmingly back constitution – official sources

CAIRO: Egyptians who voted in a referendum overwhelmingly approved a new constitution, official sources said, citing early results of a ballot that could set the stage for army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to declare his candidacy for president.About 90 percent of voters approved the constitution, the state news agency and a government official said.It…

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January 16, 2014


Exclusive: More well-known U.S. retailers victims of cyber attacks – sources

BOSTON/WASHINGTON: Target Corp and Neiman Marcus are not the only U.S. retailers whose networks were breached over the holiday shopping season last year, according to sources familiar with attacks on other merchants that have yet to be publicly disclosed.Smaller breaches on at least three other well-known U.S. retailers took place and were conducted using similar…

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January 12, 2014


Airbus studies engine revamp of A330: sources

PARIS: After increasing sales of its A320 jet by revamping it with newer and more efficient engines, Airbus (AIR.PA: Quote) is studying whether to repeat the process with a larger jet, the A330, industry sources and analysts said.Sales of the 20-year-old A330 have enjoyed an unexpected boom in recent years after Boeing's (BA.N: Quote) radically…

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January 10, 2014


Tariq Malik resigns as NADRA chairman: sources

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: Tariq Malik, Chairman National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA), has resigned from his post citing personal reasons, sources said Friday.They said Malik sent his resignation to the Interior Ministry following a meeting with secretary of the ministry.It is interesting to note that the federal government in early December unceremoniously removed Malik from his…

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January 10, 2014


Singapore Airlines-Tata Indian JV orders Airbus A320s: sources

SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines has chosen Airbus's A320 (AIR.PA) to launch its new Indian joint venture with Tata Sons, scoring a victory over rival Boeing (BA.N) as the airline market in Asia's third biggest economy shows signs of a revival.Sources familiar with the decision said a project team picked the European plane in preference to Boeing's…

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January 9, 2014


Suspected Saudi militant dies in Lebanese custody: sources

BEIRUT: The suspected leader of an al Qaeda-linked militant group that claimed responsibility for bombing the Iranian embassy in Beirut two months ago died in custody on Saturday, security sources said.Majid bin Muhammad al-Majid, a Saudi national who was wanted by authorities in his own country, had been suffering from kidney failure and went into…

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January 4, 2014


Govt not to interfere if court allows Musharraf fly abroad: sources

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided in principle to let court choose whether ex-president Pervez Musharraf should be allowed to travel abroad for medical treatment.Defence Minister Khawaja Asif called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to discuss the emerging situation following the heart ailment of Musharraf.Sources said that Asif briefed the prime minister about the…

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January 2, 2014


Etisalat stalls $800 mln Pakistan payment as dispute lags -sources

DUBAI/ISLAMABAD: Etisalat has told Pakistan it will not the pay the $800 million it owes the government from buying a stake in the country's state telecom operator until a property dispute is entirely resolved, two senior finance ministry sources said.The money owed, which dates back to last decade, would provide vital funds for Pakistan's cash-strapped…

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November 24, 2013

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