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‘Shining India’ Continues To Persecute Muslims

‘Shining India’ Continues To Persecute Muslims Despite Their Glorious Contributions Sabir Shah After killing and beating its Muslim compatriots and then throwing ink on Khursheed Kasuri’s Indian book-launch ceremony organiser in Mumbai a few days back, the fascist Shiv Sena has now attacked the offices of the Board of Control ...

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Poor Governance

TASNEEM NOORANI ONE of the definitions of governance is “establishing of policies [and rules], and continuous monitoring of their proper implementation by the members of the governing body [government] of an organisation [country]”. In Pakistan, however, we announce policies and make rules and then devise ways to ignore the policies ...

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Factors Behind Tremendous Success Of Pak Oasis

Exclusive interview Omer Abbas Jillani Narrates Reasons,Factors Behind Tremendous Success Of Pak Oasis Israr Ahmed Ommer Abbas Jillani is the Managing Director of Pakistan Oasis Industries. As MD of the company, he led it to become one of the leading water solutions provider within a very short span of time. ...

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Revival Of Probe Into Mcb’s ‘Shady’ Privatisation Irks Mansha

Revival of probe into MCB’s ‘shady’ privatisation irks Mansha NT REPORT Prominent industrialist and entrepreneur Mian Muhammad Mansha has warned that revival of probe into Muslim Commercial Bank Ltd’s (MCB) privatisation after almost a quarter of a century risks choking investors’ interest in the government’s asset-sale program. “Who’s going to ...

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HRGP’s Crusade For Human Rights, Rule Of Law

HRGP’s crusade for human rights, rule of law AFTAB HUSSAIN The situation of human rights in Pakistan is not very encouraging due of multiple factors. Though the constitution of the country enshrines and guarantee the fundamental human rights to its citizens, the issues has been their implementation and practice. The ...

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Govt Yet To Approve Three-Year Polio Eradication Plan

Govt Yet To Approve Three-Year Polio Eradication Plan NT REPORT  The country’s health departments are struggling to arrange $311 million to cover the next three years (2016-18) of the polio eradication programme. In addition, donors are unwilling to support the programme without the approval of the programme’s project concept (PC-1). ...

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From Saffron To Red: Welcome To Modi’s India

From Saffron To Red: Welcome To Modi’s India SYED RASHID MUNIR Last year, the world was fixated upon India when the general elections brought to power Narendra Modi, the former chief minister of the prosperous Indian state of Gujarat. Enthusiasts didn’t tire of pointing out at the time that the ...

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Agp Finds Faults In Nandipur’s Design, Decisions

Agp Finds Faults In Nandipur’s Design, Decisions NT REPORT Without naming names, the auditor general of Pakistan (AGP) has found faults with the design of the controversial Nandipur Power Project (NPP) and the decision-making of its management, board of directors and the Ministry of Water and Power. In the conclusion ...

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