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Shafqat Mahmood, schools, education minister

Shafqat Mahmood says he is hot happy with his rising popularity among children

Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood has said that children should not be happy on holidays due to Coronavirus but should focus on education. In an interview,...

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TI conducts corruption survey across 17 Asian countries, Pakistan skipped

A recent survey report released by Transparency International has revealed India as the most corrupt country in Asia having the highest bribery rate of 39% and the...

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Only 1 Pakistani university makes it to Asia’s top 100 rankings

The National University of Science and Technology (NUST) is the only Pakistani university to be ranked among the top 100 universities in Asia, according to the QS Asia...

Pakistani citizenship, Peshawar High Court, chief justice, Pakistan passport

Pakistani citizenship not for sale to be given to everyone, says court

Acting Chief Justice Peshawar High Court Justice Qaiser Rashid has remarked that Pakistani citizenship is not for sale to be given to everyone. A two-member bench of...

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WEF hails Pakistan policies to combat coronavirus

Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the World Economic Forum (WEF) country strategy dialogue on Pakistan on Wednesday (today). The WEF is organising the event and...

Pari Gul Tareen, female ASP, Balochistan, Quetta

Meet Pari Gul Tareen – the first female ASP in Balochistan

For the first time in the history of Balochistan, a female police officer, Pari Gul Tareen, has been posted as Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Quetta Cantt....

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Study finds 7pc of Pakistanis have been exposed to coronavirus

A new national seroprevalence study suggests 7% of the Pakistani population has had exposure to the novel coronavirus. This is the second seroprevalence study conducted...

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Chilghoza (pine nut) is now being sold for Rs 9,000 per kg in Pakistan

With the increase in the cold weather, the prices of dried fruits have been increased arbitrarily. Prices of dried fruits have gone up to Rs 9,000 per kg. Prices of...

Racer, Salma Marwat Khan, Salma Khan, Thal women jeep rally

Professional racer Salma Khan wins Thal women’s jeep rally

Professional racer Salma Marwat Khan has won the Thal women’s jeep rally today, which was the 5th such rally in the category. In April 2019, Salma Marwat Khan had...

FBR, cigarettes, health tax, FBR cigarette tax

FBR tells govt to impose Rs10 health tax on a pack of cigarettes

A health tax of Rs10 on a pack of cigarettes was proposed by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday (Nov 23). The FBR has sent its proposal to the law ministry to...