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PakArmy continues rescue and relief operations in flood hit areas

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Pakistan Army’s rescue and flood relief operation is continuing in the flood hit areas of the country. Over 15000 flood affected people have been evacuated in Layyah and surrounding areas. Food packages have been distributed and  3250  patients treated in Army Medical camp so far. In Sadiqabad and Rahimyar Khan over 52000 people and 101000 livestock have been evacuated to ...

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Three deaths reported in Islamabad quake

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ISLAMABAD: At least three people were killed when a 5.1-magnitude earthquake struck northern Pakistan early Saturday, officials said. The United States Geological Survey said the tremor struck at a relatively shallow depth of 26 kilometres with its epicentre located 15 kilometres (nine miles) to the northeast of Islamabad. An official in the northwestern town of Abbottabad, around 50 kilometres from ...

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Rains and floods kill 36 in Pakistan

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Islamabad (AFP) – Torrential rains and floods in Pakistan have left 36 dead and affected more than 250,000 people, disaster management officials said Saturday, with swollen rivers and water channels damaging hundreds of villages. Severe weather has caused havoc in the north and south of the country, sweeping away dozens of roads and bridges in Chitral district in the northern ...

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Magnitude 5.1 earthquake jolts Islamabad

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A magnitude 5.1 earthquake jolts Islamabad, the US Geological Survey (USGS) says. Although the quake had a moderate magnitude, its epicentre was only 16 kilometres north-east of the populous city. It struck at 1:59 am local time on Saturday and was very shallow, 26 kilometres deep, the USGS said. Residents of the Pakistani capital reported buildings and vehicles shaking after the quake hit, ...

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FINAL REPORT OF THE GENERAL ELECTIONS 2013

FINAL REPORT OF THE GENERAL ELECTIONS 2013

FINAL REPORT OF THE GENERAL ELECTIONS 2013 INQUIRY COMMISSION 2015 – The 237-page Judicial Commission Report has been made public and is available on website of Law Ministry. The Judicial Commission (JC), formed to inquire into the allegations of rigging in the last general elections, has concluded that 2013 General Elections were in large part organized and conducted fairly and in ...

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