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Federal govt initiates process to freeze TLP’s assets

Federal govt initiates process to freeze TLP's assets

Supporters of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) party disperse after police fired tear gas during a protest against the arrest of their leader in Lahore on April 13, 2021. — AFP/File ISLAMABAD: The federal government has started the process to freeze assets belonging to the Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP), according to a report …

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Federal govt okays ordinance ending HEC autonomy

Federal govt okays ordinance ending HEC autonomy

The federal government has decided to formally end Higher Education Commission’s (HEC) autonomy by making it a subordinate to the Ministry of Education. All future decisions of the HEC will now approved by the Ministry of Education. The federal cabinet has approved an ordinance on HEC. According to the ordinance, …

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Tourism conference urges federal govt to resolve GB’s power woes

Tourism conference urges federal govt to resolve GB's power woes

ISLAMABAD: Speakers at tourism webinar urged the Imran Khan-led federal government to resolve the longstanding electricity issues of Gilgit-Baltistan if it wants to boost tourism. Journalist Jamil Nagri, while addressing “Tourism in Pakistan — Challenges and the Way Forward” conference, said that the region often got just between two to …

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Federal cabinet reshuffle in the offing: sources

Federal cabinet reshuffle in the offing: sources

Prime Minister Imran Khan chairs a meeting of the federal cabinet. — PID/File A federal cabinet reshuffle is in the offing as Prime Minister Imran Khan plans to change the portfolio of the cabinet members, Geo News reported Wednesday, citing sources. Sources said the premier would change portfolios of the …

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Federal, Balochistan govts sign agreement on Gwadar Shipyard Project

Federal, Balochistan govts sign agreement on Gwadar Shipyard Project

Photo: File The federal and Balochistan governments have signed an agreement regarding the development of the Gwadar Shipyard Project, Geo News reported Tuesday. According to the outlet, a ceremony was held in this regard which was attended by Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan while the Federal government was represented …

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