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Outsourcing dispensation of justice

Yasmeen Aftab Ali

ADRs and Pakistan National Assembly of Pakistan recently passed a bill giving legal and constitutional cover to jirgas and panchayats – Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) Bill-2016 was passed by a 23 members out

Editorials

A move in the right direction

Forward and onward   Amidst reports of Pakistan’s heavy artillery being shifted to the Pak-Afghan border comes the announcement from the COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa that Pakistan and Afghanistan will fight

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Business

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Govt likely to increase sugar export

The government is considering to increase the sugar export quantity from 0.25 million tonnes to 0.5 million tonnes without subsidy. The initiative is aimed at stabilising the market and ensuring payments to the growers, reported a national daily. However, the government...

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In Pakistan smoking kills 0.1 million people every year

Smoking cigarettes alters the mouth’s microbiota levels

Smoking significantly changes the mouth’s microbiome, with potential implications for tooth decay and the ability to break down toxins, according to results published in the ISME (International Society for Microbial Ecology) Journal.

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BISP launches door to door survey in Kech

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Chairperson MNA Marvi Memon on Monday launched door to door survey in Kech in presence of all stakeholders at a public meeting.

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BISP launches door to door survey in Kech

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Chairperson MNA Marvi Memon on Monday launched door to door survey in Kech in presence of all stakeholders at a public meeting.

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