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Will bring funds, tech from China: PM

SLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said his government would focus on transfer of technology and growing investment and trade relationship with Beijing through the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Addressing a ceremony to mark the first joint venture between China and the private sector, the prime minister said …

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Six newly elected members of KP Assembly take oath

PESHAWAR: Six newly elected members of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly took oath of their offices in Peshawar on Tuesday. They are Liaquat Khattak, Ibrahim Khattak, Aqibullah Khan, Abdus Salam, Aghaz Ikramullah Gandapur of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Samar Haroon Bilour of Awami National Party. Speaker of the assembly Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani administered …

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KP Assembly passes budget for fiscal year 2018-19

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly here on Wednesday passed budget for fiscal year 2018-19. The Assembly approved all demands for grants amounting seven hundred and forty billion rupees. Responding to various cut-motions, leader of the house Mehmood Khan said his government is giving priority to develop backward areas of the …

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Army hands over Swat’s control to civil administration

Army hands over Swat’s control to civil administrationMINGORA: The Pakistan Army on Monday formally handed administrative powers, including security, to the district administration of Swat. The handing over ceremony was held at the Saidu Sharif Airport. It was attended by Chief Minister Mahmood Khan, Peshawar Corps Commander Lieutenant General Nazeer …

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