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KP govt to launch special vaccination programme

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to launch a special vaccination programme to reduce infant mortality rate in the province.Briefing media about the programme in Peshawar today, Director Expanded Programme on Immunization Dr. Akram Shah sai…

CM Punjab appears before NAB on Ashiana Housing scheme probe

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif appeared before National Accountability Bureau in Lahore regarding an inquiry into Aashiana Housing Scheme.

He recorded his statement before the NAB officials.

Later addressing a news conference, the Chief Minister said he appeared before NAB …

Prospect of More Denaturalizations Worries Immigrant Advocates

Immigrant adovocates are alarmed after last week’s Department of Justice announcement that Baljinder Singh had been stripped of his U.S. citizenship � the first under an Obama-era program.

They worry that more denaturalizations are to follow and are critical of …

Two terrorists killed in DG Khan

Two terrorists of a proscribed organization have been killed during an Intelligence Based Operation by Pakistan Rangers Punjab in suburbs of DG Khan.

According to ISPR, the terrorists were involved in kidnapping and killing of security forces personnel.

Source: Radio …

US Rejects Accusations It Gave Rise to IS in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD The United States reiterated its resolve Thursday to help local forces eliminate Islamic State from Afghanistan and strongly refuted accusations Washington was behind the emergence of the terrorist group in the war-shattered country.

The remarks by the U.S. ambassador …

Afghan President Criticizes Pakistan’s Anti-Terror Islamic ‘Fatwa’

ISLAMABAD Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says he believes an anti-terrorism Islamic edict, or fatwa, issued by Pakistan, should have covered the entire Muslim world, including Ghani’s war-torn nation.

Ghani spoke Wednesday, a day after more than 1,800 Pakistani clerics unveiled …

Afghan President Criticizes Pakistan’s Anti-Terror Islamic ‘Fatwa’

ISLAMABAD Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says he believes an anti-terrorism Islamic edict, or fatwa, issued by Pakistan, should have covered the entire Muslim world, including Ghani’s war-torn nation.

Ghani spoke Wednesday, a day after more than 1,800 Pakistani clerics unveiled …

Afghan Government, Taliban Deny Sending Envoys to Turkey Talks

WASHINGTON/KABUL Afghanistan government negotiators and Taliban officials have reportedly opened unofficial talks in Turkey to discuss the groundwork for initiating a formal peace dialogue between the government and the insurgent group.

Reports of the preliminary talks between the two sides …