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FIA’s Sindh chapter launches cybercrime complaint portal

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KARACHI: The Sindh chapter of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Tuesday launched its web portal for registration of complaints related to cybercrime, becoming the first province to take the initiative with a promise to protect user identity. Addressing a press conference at his office, Sindh FIA director Dr Amir Ahmed Sheikh announced the launch of […]

PAC informed: PTV caused Rs85m losses due to non-implementation of accords

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ISLAMABAD: The senior management of Pakistan Television (PTV) Corporation caused Rs 85 million losses to the corporation by not timely implementing agreements signed with foreign companies. This was informed by the officials of the Auditor General of Pakistan (AGP) in a briefing to a sub-committee of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) which met here under […]

The drinking water challenge

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Among other important issues, Pakistan needs a crusade against water crisis; and within water crisis, the case of contaminated drinking water is no less. The lack of access to safe drinking water is fast becoming a countrywide phenomenon. While per capita water availability is decreasing enormously in Pakistan, water quality too in most of the […]

Applications of over 1,500 ‘enforced disappearances’ still pending: Supreme Court informed

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Commission of Inquiry on Enforced Disappearances informed the Supreme Court on Tuesday that it has disposed of as many as 3,076 applications of disappearance till December last whereas a total of 1,532 applications are pending before the Commission. Submitting report before a three-member bench led by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, Registrar of the Commission Khalid […]

Shahbaz urges journalists to bring soft revolution in society

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Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday said that the law and order has been restored and foreign investors are rushing towards Pakistan in a large number. While talking to the newly-elected office-bearers of Lahore Press Club on Tuesday, Shahbaz said, “I appeal to the journalists to utilize their authority and power for bringing soft […]