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MQM, PPP show flexibility on LGs

The ruling Muttahida Qaumi Movement on Tuesday showed flexibility on the issue of local government system in the province, agreeing to bring a new system instead of insisting on the Sindh LGO,

SCBA VP hints at differences

Newly-elected Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) Vice President Imrana Perveen Baloch said on Tuesday that the “political decisions” of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)-backed SCBA President Yasin Azad will not be accepted. Addressing

Efforts on to revive MMA

As the battle-lines are being drawn, efforts have accelerated to forge a abroad-based alliance of major religious parties, with an objective to galvanise their vote-bank and form a formidable political force involving

Neelum-Jhelum project delay bothers PM

Expressing serious concern over the financial mismanagement and delay in the construction of the 969MW Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project (NJHP), Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Tuesday directed the Ministry of Water and

Senators slam NAB for slow work

Senators on Tuesday expressed concerns over the slow progress of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), saying that the pending 618 inquiries reflected the pathetic performance of the agency in charge of accountability

IAEA alleges signs of Pak-Syria nuke tie

UN investigators have identified a previously unknown complex in Syria that bolsters suspicions that the Syrian government worked with AQ Khan, the father of Pakistan’s atomic bomb, to acquire technology that could