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  • Pakistan returns Indian soldier who crossed LoC

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Saturday handed over to Indian officials one of their soldiers, who crossed the Line of Control (LoC) on the night of the alleged surgical strikes, as a “goodwill gesture”, but after branding him as a “deserter”...

    “Pakistan has handed over an Indian soldier, Chandu Babulal Chohan, to Indian authorities this afternoon at 1430 through Wagah border,” the Foreign Office said in a statement...

  • Postal department loses Rs559 million to corruption

    ISLAMABAD: The postal department suffered a loss of Rs559 million due to fraud and misappropriation during the past five years...

    Pakistan Post Director General Mashal Khan disclosed this during a meeting of the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Communications, on Tuesday...

  • Postal services – thriving in the age of internet

    Although letters may no longer be the primary way people stay in touch, Pakistan’s postal service remains active; from the Siachen Glacier to the Arabian Sea...

    With its network of post offices across the country, the Pakistan Post mostly serves people who live in remote parts of the country without internet services or even electricity...

  • Postal charges

    I would urge the postal department to undo the increase in the registration fee and realise that it is not just a business concern out to earn profits but a public utility service for the benefit of society...

  • Special persons to cast votes via postal ballot

    PESHAWAR: Provincial Election Commissioner Pir Maqbool Ahmed has said that persons with any physical disability will be allowed to cast their votes through postal ballot...

    The provincial election commissioner said that special persons, who were unable to walk or travel, could cast their votes in the next elections through postal ballot under Election Act, 2017...

  • Special persons allowed to vote via postal ballot

    ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday allowed people with physical disabilities to cast their votes through postal ballots...

    The observers will be required to respect sovereignty of Pakistan and fundamental rights of its people, adhere to the laws and Constitution of Pakistan and respect the commission and its officials...

  • 3 arrested in Shangla for trying to steal postal ballots

    Shangla police on Monday arrested three suspects, including an official of Pakistan Post, over charges of stealing postal ballots, DawnNewsTV reported...

    Police recovered the ballots from a vehicle and arrested the local PML-N leader and his relative who were allegedly trying to steal the postal ballots from the post office in Alpuri, said SHO Sadiq Khan...

  • Afghan soldier who crossed border by mistake sent back home

    LANDI KOTAL: An Afghan soldier, who mistakenly crossed over to Pakistani side of the border in Kurram Agency, was handed over to the Afghan authorities at Torkham in Khyber Agency on Wednesday, officials said...

    Zabeehullah was apprehended by the Pakistani border guards after he crossed over the Kharlachi border crossing a few days ago...

  • Star-crossed ‘Don Quixote’ actor Rochefort dies

    PARIS: Jean Rochefort, the French actor who played a key role in one of the most cursed movie sagas in Hollywood history, has died aged 87, his daughter said on Monday...

    Rochefort was a French national treasure when he was cast to play Don Quixote in 1998 by the former Monty Python member Terry Gilliam, who dreamed of bringing Cervantes’ “unfilmable” novel to the big screen
  • CRICKET: STAR-CROSSED CAPTAINCY

    The winds of change are blowing through Pakistan cricket after the retirements of Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan...

    This fall from fortune is not the first time this has happened in Pakistan cricket, and judging by past trends, it may not be the last...

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