6 year old girl raped in Lahore

LAHORE, (Barwaqt News): A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Lahore’s Gulberg area on Saturday. According to details, father of the girl informed the Naseerabad police that his daughter was raped by the unidentified man. The victim’s father, Atif Hussain of Gulberg III, a rickshaw driver by profession, told police that his daughter went out […]

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Prime Minister Imran Khan to discuss gulf security issues in meeting with Khamenei, Rouhani

ISLAMABAD, (Barwaqt News): Prime Minister Imran Khan will travel to Iran on Sunday as part of his initiative to promote peace and security in the region.  According to a statement by the Foreign Office, the prime minister would meet with the Iranian leadership, including Supreme Leader Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei and President Dr Hassan Rouhani […]

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BISP approves provision of emergency relief to residents of villages along LoC

ISLAMABAD, (Barwaqt News): Benazir Income Support Programme has approved the provision of emergency relief to the residents of villages along the Line of Control. The decision was taken in a meeting of the BISP Board which was held in Islamabad with Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme, Dr. Sania Nishtar in the chair. Dr Sania Nishtar […]

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Federal govt to finance cost of provision of gas and electricity to FIEDMC

LAHORE (Barwaqt News): The federal government will finance the cost of provision of gas and electricity besides ensuring uninterrupted supply to all projects of Faisalabad Industrial Estate Development and Management Company (FIEDMC) including Allama Iqbal Industrial City to boost economic activities in the country. FIEDMC Chairman Mian Kashif Ashfaq while talking to a group of […]

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RDA approves first government housing society for low paid employees, lower middle class

RAWALPINDI, (Barwaqt News): Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) has approved first ever housing society in public sector for the low paid government employees and lower middle class. RDA has started to make preparations for its TROs immediately. Following the approval of TROs, new first government housing society will be launched in February 2020. According to media […]

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Bahria Town case , SC halts attorney general petition until deposit of complete amount

Islamabad,(Barwaqt News): The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) on Friday halted the petition filed by the Attorney General of Pakistan against the deposite of Bahrai Town instalments in the Supreme Court’s account. The SC also adjourned the case for four weeks, directing the relevant authority to don’t use the amount until the submission of complete […]

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NTU , IdeaGist sign MoU for support of students

Islamabad, (Barwaqt News): National Textile University Faisalabad and IdeaGist, world’s largest incubator, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to support the varsity’s passing out students in developing their start-up in the country. The move was aimed at promoting the PM’s start-up programme which would be launched soon for building a vibrant entrepreneurship ecosystem, the official […]

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Government to bring merit in jobs : Governor KP

Peshawar, (Barwaqt News): Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman said that illegal and against the merit recruitment would not be tolerated at any cost. By ensuring transparency and merit in the higher educational institution we would set an example for other department. He expressed these views while chairing a senate meeting of the Islamia College University […]

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SCCI, Portugal diplomat agree to boost trade ties

Peshawar, (Barwaqt News): President of Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Engr Maqsood Anwar Pervaiz and Ambassador of Portugal to Pakistan, Mr Paulo Neves Pocinho have agreed to make joint efforts to give boost to mutual trade and economic relations between Pakistan and Portugal. The agreement came during a meeting at the chamber house here […]

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Appointments in railway made strictly under rules, regulations: Secretary

Islamabad, (Barwaqt News): The Secretary M/o Railways ensured the Standing Committee on Railways that appointment in Railways are made strictly under the rules, regulations and policy of the Government, however, he further assured that the complaints of the Members will be addressed and be briefed in the next meeting. The 8th meeting of the Standing […]

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