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Out of 228 cases of plagiarism, 182 resolved since 2007, Senate told

Out of 228 cases of plagiarism, 182 resolved since 2007, Senate told

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman informed the Senate on Friday that out of 228 plagiarism cases in research publications – that have been received since 2007 –

Police told to curb crime

Islamabad Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Muhammad Yousaf Malik has told police officials to take effective steps to control crime in the city and ensure arrest of proclaimed offenders and other criminals

KPT sold land for 10 paisa/square yard in 1980s, PAC told

ISLAMABAD – The Public Accounts Committee was informed on Wednesday that Karachi Port Trust (KPT) sold its precious land at the throwaway price of 10 paisa per square yard to the cooperative housing society in 1980s. The committee, which met here with Yasmeen Rehman in the chair to review audit reports of the ministry of ports and shipping, was informed by the audit authorities that KPT in 1980s sold 400 acres of its precious land in Karachi at the throwaway price of 10 paisa per

‘US never told govt don’t build Iran pipeline’

ASTANA – The United States government has never told the Indian government directly that it does not want the Iran-Pakistan-India natural gas pipeline to be built. “They have said it isn’t a good thing in public,” Hindustan Times quoted high level sources as saying Sunday.
“But never to us directly – possibly because they know the answer they would get.”
India is still interested in the Iran-Pakistan pipeline, said the sources. The barriers to its creation lie in the region

PM overrode his directives on arms licence bar, NA told

ISLAMABAD – In negation of his own directives to impose ban on issuance of new arms licenses at the start of 2010, Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has approved the same for 339 weapons so far.
This was part of Interior Minister Rehman Malik’s written reply to queries raised by lawmakers during the Question-Answer Hour session on Friday. He said that 339 new arms licenses, included 239 for prohibited weapons, had been issued since January 2010 after the prime minister’s