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UN-backed task force set up to reduce risks of flying over conflict zones -
UNITED NATIONS, Aug 1 (APP): In the wake of the recent downing of a Malaysia airlines plane over eastern Ukraine, the United Nations and its partners have set up a task force to reduce the risks of civilian planes flying over conflict areas and ensure that the "right information reaches the right people at the right time."


Israel and Hamas agree to 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire -
UNITED NATIONS, Aug 1 (APP): Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour pause in their three-week conflict, the United Nations and the United States announced, allowing for both sides to begin talks on a longer-term ceasefire.


Pakistan stresses strengthening peacekeeping and global and regional partnerships -
UNITED NATIONS, July 31 (APP): Pakistan has called for strengthening partnerships between global and regional organizations in the field of peacekeeping to enable the international community to respond more quickly and effectively to violent conflict and promote solutions.


Washington conference explores Pakistan's options to meet exponential energy needs -
WASHINGTON, July 31 (APP): Pakistan's energy crisis could best be addressed through a holistic approach integrating immediate improvement in current generation and supply systems with judiciously planned exploitation of diverse sources, top experts emphasized at a one-day conference.


Deadly shelling of another UN school in Gaza draws condemnation -
UNITED NATIONS, July 30 (APP): As another United Nations school serving as a shelter for Palestinians in Gaza was hit by shells on Wednesday, killing children, senior UN officials strongly condemned the attacks and warned against the targeting of civilians.


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National ranking tennis tourney from Aug 2
ISLAMABAD, July 31 (APP): Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) will hold Warid National Ranking Tennis Tournament from August 2-7 here at PTF Complex.
 
FIH announce teams for Youth Olympic Games
ISLAMABAD, Jul 31 (APP): The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the 20 teams that will be competing in the Hockey competition at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing next month.
 
Warid national ranking tourney from Aug 2
ISLAMABAD, July 30 (APP): Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) will hold Warid National Ranking Tennis Tournament from August 2-7 here at PTF Complex.
 
FIH announce teams for Youth Olympic Games
ISLAMABAD, Jul 30 (APP): The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the 20 teams that will be competing in the Hockey competition at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing next month.
 
Sarfraz urges players to focus on physical fitness
ISLAMABAD, July 29 (APP): Former Test Cricketer Sarfraz Nawaz has urged the national players to work on their physical fitness keeping in mind the tough weather conditions of Sri Lanka in August.
 
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ECP allots election symbols to KP independent candidates PDF Print E-mail
PESHAWAR, April 19 (APP): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) allotted election symbols to independent candidates here on Friday. The symbols to candidates, who are contesting elections 2013 from four National Assembly and 11 provincial assembly seats, were allotted by the Returning Officers concerned. The ECP had already allotted election symbols to about 148 political parties last month.
Mrs. Aneela Shaheen, a senior journalist, who is contesting general election from NA-4 Peshawar as independent candidate, was alloted ‘basket’ while another independent candidate from NA-2 and PK-6 Peshwar, Khadim Hussain Khalil was allotted ‘Stag’ and ‘Wheel Barrow’ respectively.
Khadim Hussain told APP that preference was being given to candidates’ choice before allot of symbols and both the election symbol allotted to him was per his choice.
“If I am elected, top focus would be given to establish educational institutes in NA-2 and PK-6 as problems of unemployment, law and order, illiteracy and poverty could only be addressed through promotion of education,” Khadim told APP.
He said problems of NA-2 were many including lack of quality educational and vocational institutes, non pavement of streets and link roads, lack of disposal of solid waste, Basic Health Units’ unavailability in majority villages, outdated drainage system and vowed to solve all these problems if elected.
He said people were looking for change in this elections and were fed up from hereditary politics. Khalil asked voters to exercise their right of franchise wisely this time and elect honest and devoted workers with will to
address their problems in their doorsteps.

 

     

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