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LIFE IS CHEAP: Suspected target killer says he would commit a murder for Rs. 2,000

  • KARACHI:(APP): Gang-war leader Riyasat’s close associate and target killer Javed Punjabi confessed to committing a murder for Rs. 2,000. Arrested by law enforcement agencies, Javed ‘Punjabi’ confessed to committing murders for an amount as nominal as Rs. 2,000. Javed alias Punjabi revealed during the course of his investigation that he killed those who did not […]

  • Pakistan can grow with reforms, World Bank President

    KARACHI: (APP): President of World Bank Group (WBG) Jim Yong Kim concluded a two-day visit to Pakistan by urging the country to raise the ambition of its economic reforms while also encouraging the private sector to take a bigger role in creating jobs, especially for youth and women. According to a press release by World […]

  • Murree, Abbottabad receive heavy snowfall

    PUNJAB:(APP): Abbottabad and Murree received heavy snowfall as roads were closed and communication system was disrupted in the two cities. Meanwhile a couple of cities in Punjab, including Islamabad, received rainfall which caused the temperature to drop further. According to details, Abbottabad and Murree received heavy snowfall, which caused the breath-taking beautiful valleys of the […]

  • Terror attacks to continue taking place for next eight to ten years: DG IB

    ISLAMABAD: (APP): Director General of Intelligence Bureau Aftab Sultan said on Wednesday that terrorist attacks will continue to take place in Pakistan for the next eight to ten years. DG IB, briefing a meeting on Wednesday, said that outlawed religious groups in the country have a“soft side” for Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Sultan […]

  • Paigham-e-Islam: conference terms ISIS as Khawarijis

    ISLAMABAD: (APP): Paigham-e-Islam conference was organized in Islamabad in which the Ulemas termed the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) as “Khawarijis”, According to details, the conference featured Ulemas from across the country. Palestinian Grand Mufti Ahmad Hussain was also present on the occasion as week. The release of the conference, announcing […]