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40th PIA Scouts Provincial Executive Council meeting held

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KARACHI: 40th PIA Scouts Provincial Executive Council meeting was held under the chairmanship of Director HRA&C PIA and Provincial Commissioner PIA Scouts Shahnawaz Rehman.
Assistant Provincial Commissioners, Provincial and District Secretaries and Commissioner and Executives of 12 districts from Airports all over the countries participated in the meeting.
Provincial Secretary Malik Ajmal Khan presented the agenda of the meeting which included the election of Provincial Commissioner for the next two years, Provincial Council and Finance Sub Committee PIA and National Council of Pakistan Boys Scouts members’ election, Confirmation of the last meeting …

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Accused handed life term

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Khairpur, Sind: An accused in murder case was handed life imprisonment by local court on Tuesday.
The first additional district and sessions judge Khairpur, Naveed Hussain Kolachi, on proving charges awarded life imprisonment to accused Muhammad Ali Memon s/o Abdul Karim Memon and imposed fine of Rs.0.1million. In default of payment of fine the accused will undergo six months more in jail.
Another accused in same case, Saeed Ahmed Memon, was declared proclaimed offender.
The accused had murdered a villager, Zaheer Ahmed Memon s/o Manzoor Ahmed Memon, at Therhi near Khairpur in year …

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Academic session at SALU starts from 18th

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Khairpur, Sind: A meeting of academic heads was held at Vice Chancellor Secretariat Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur on Tuesday, with VC Prof Dr Parveen Shah in chair.
It decided that the classes of academic session 2013 for new batch for BS and Masters will start from 18th March. It was told that the second semester examinations will commence from 22nd April, 2013.
Separately, it was announced on Tuesday, that “tree plantation week 2013” will be organized at SALU from 14th March.

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Two men found dead

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KARACHI: Two men were found dead in Memon Goth in the city on Tuesday.
The bodies of the two men, aged around 25 to 30, bearing torture marks, were found from Memon Goth, Malir Town, within the remit of Memon Goth police station.
The identity of victim…

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SHC issues notice to PMDC in petition against quacks

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Karachi: Expressing displeasure over the provincial as well as city district government Karachi, Sind High Court SHC on Tuesday noted that neither provincial nor city government has furnished their replies in petition against quacks and unlicensed medical stores.
Headed by Chief Justice Mushir Alam, the division bench issued directives for adding Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC as respondent and issued notice to it.
Petitioner Rana Faizul Hasan, representing nongovernmental organization United Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, contended that despite the government’s announcement of making legislation for taking action against quack doctors, …