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  • Fire at travel agency office

    LAHORE: A fire erupted inside a travel agency office on Davies Road on Wednesday forcing Rescue 1122 to battle flames for an hour...

    The fire started in the London Bridge Travel Agency office at the Grand Plaza building reportedly due to a short circuit...

  • Commission to travel to Karachi to examine boat used in 26/11 attacks

    ISLAMABAD: A commission constituted to examine a boat thought to have been used in the 2008 Mumbai attacks will visit Karachi on Oct 6, a date fixed by an anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Islamabad on Friday...

    Other than examining the boat, which is named Al-Fouz, the commission will also record the testimony of a witness who saw it being seized at the Karachi shipyard...

  • Anti-polio drive begins in Mohmand agency today

    GHALANAI: Mohmand Agency Political Agent Mehmood Aslam Wazir has said every effort will be made to administer polio vaccine to each child in the region during the anti-polio campaign starting today (Monday)...

    Speaking at a ceremony held to inaugurate the anti-polio drive here on Sunday, he said the campaign would be conducted in all eight tehsils of the tribal agency...

  • Russian credit rating agency

    MOSCOW: Russia’s central bank said Friday it would launch a new credit rating agency by end-2015 in a bid to rival US firms that recently downgraded the country’s sovereign debt...

  • No polio case reported in Khyber Agency in two years

    LANDI KOTAL: No new polio case has been reported in Khyber Agency during the last two years owing to effective anti-polio vaccination strategy, positive response from local community and improvement in law and order situation...

    According to official data, the last polio case surfaced in Landi Kotal in November 2015 that was 11th such case in Khyber Agency during that year...

  • UN refugee agency seeks $13m for Rohingyas

    UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations refugee agency has sought $13 million to cope with the needs of new boat arrivals to countries in Southeast Asia, where thousands of refugees and migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh, mostly Muslims, have been risking their lives by crossing the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea...

  • Five soldiers injured in Mohmand Agency landmine blast

    Five security officials were injured in Mohmand Agency's Khwazai Bazai Tehsil of the Koda Khel area on Monday when a security forces vehicle hit a landmine, sources said...

    A number of landmine explosions have targeted security forces in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), with at least three people killed in Mohmand Agency earlier this month...

  • Eight injured in attack on newspaper agency office in Turbat

    GWADAR: Militants be­­lon­ging to different banned separatist groups threw a hand grenade at an office of a newspaper agency in Turbat on Thursday, leaving eight people, including an on-duty traffic police constable and a child, injured...

    Police officials said that the militants riding a motorbike hurled a grenade at Pak-News Agency in Turbat town, leaving eight people injured, including an on-duty traffic police constable, staff of...

  • Cross-border attack in Khyber Agency claims life of security official, says ISPR

    A security official, Naib-subedar Azher Ali, lost his life in an alleged terrorist attack on the Pakistani post in Khyber Agency from across the Afghan border, read a statement issued by the military's media wing on Tuesday...

    The Pakistani post located in the area near Mustil Pass, an important passage between Afghanistan and Rajgal valley in Khyber Agency, was attacked from across the border, claimed Inter-Services Public Relations...

  • Moon village the first stop to Mars: European Space Agency

    Setting up a permanent village on the moon is the first step towards exploring Mars, the European Space Agency said on Thursday as plans to reach and colonise the Red Planet gathered pace...

    ”The space agency has been touting the permanent lunar colony as a replacement for the orbiting International Space Station, which is due to be decommissioned in 2024...

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