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Finding the missing

CHIEF Justice Saqib Nisar has issued a stark warning that should be heeded by any elements within the state structure who may be abusing the fundamental, constitutional rights of citizens. Addressing a high-level meeting of security and government officials convened in the Supreme Court to help identify, find and recover ...

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Rigging allegations pile up across Sindh

By Z Ali Several election candidates have hurled allegations of rigging in the results of the general elections held on July 25 with many others seeking a vote recount from the relevant returning officers. Those who claim their defeat was a result of rigging include former federal minister and Grand ...

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Who killed Afghan Sikhs?

Samuel Baid Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s announcement at a Kabul Gurdwara that his government will inquire into the killing of 17 Sikhs and Hindus in Jalalabad near the Pakistan border on July.01 shows that his government is not willing to take as the gospel truth whatever has appeared in the ...

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By Samuel Baid The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) should make Pakistan’s economic revival successful provided its government is able to develop informed consensus in favour of this project. Or this mega project can mar this country if the process of consensus building does not happen at all. The condition of ...

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Five major irregularities ECP is ignoring

by Ahmad Noorani The Election of Pakistan (ECP) despite having all constitutional powers is inactive about five basic irregularities and dubious developments at this crucial stage of election process ahead of the most thrilling July 25 electoral contest of Pakistan history. The irregularities and dubious developments out of the radar ...

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Judicial commission comes down hard on Chinese companies

By Arshad Baig The Judicial Commission on Water and Sanitation expressed its dissatisfaction on Wednesday over the performance of the Chinese companies responsible for collecting waste from the city.   Directing the Chinese companies to ensure that they have the required machinery and number of employees to perform the job, ...

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