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1,275 kg of charas recovered in Gwadar

SAMAA |  Asim Khan Posted: Jul 4, 2020 | Last Updated: 13 hours ago The Pakistan Coast Guard recovered 1,275 kilogrammes of charas in Gwadar’s Kalanch Saturday morning. The drugs were buried underground. The coast guards conducted a search operation after receiving a tip-off. They said that the drugs were meant to be smuggled abroad. The total value of the recovered drugs is Rs210 million

Govt committed to complete all projects in Gwadar, says Lt-Gen Bajwa

CPEC Authority chairman says mega airport costing $230m would be harbinger of development News Desk  |  July 04, 2020   Lt-Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa says construction work on Gwadar International Airport is in full swing. PHOTO: TWITTER/@AsimSBajwa Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Chairman Lieutenant General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa on Saturday reaffirmed the government's resolve to complete all projects in Gwadar in line with the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan. Sharing photos of under-construction Gwadar International airport in a tweet, Bajwa said the construction work on Gwadar International Airport was in full swing. “We reaffirm our commitment to launching and completing all projects in Gwadar in line with PM’s directive.” Update:Gwadar International Airport construction in progress. We reaffirm our commitment to launching&completing all projects in Gwadar in line with PM’s

Pakistan will complete CPEC project at all costs, says PM Imran Khan

Addressing a meeting held here to review progress on the CPEC projects, Khan said it is an excellent project for Pakistan’s socio-economic development and the “gigantic multi-faceted initiative would guarantee a bright future for the nation”, the Dawn newspaper reported. Updated: Jul 05, 2020 00:28 IST By Press Trust of India| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal, Islamabad https://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/pakistan-will-complete-cpec-project-at-all-costs-says-pm-imran-khan/story-y7HRWlOgxQwqRhwebv0G8O.html Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan vowed on Friday that his government would complete the ambitious China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) at “any cost” as the USD 60 billion project is a manifestation of the all-weather friendship between the two countries. Addressing a meeting held here to review progress on the CPEC projects, Khan said it is an excellent project for Pakistan’s socio-economic development and the “gigantic multi-faceted initiative would guarantee a bright future fo

PSX attack: False flag or an attack by a flagging movement?

2 July 2020 SUSHANT SAREEN The attack on the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) in Karachi on June 29 by  four  gunmen carrying assault rifles and grenades fizzled out before any major damage could be caused. All the attackers were neutralised before they could storm into the building of the stock exchange. A  Pakistani official  has claimed that the entire attack was over in just around 8-10 minutes. As is their wont, the Pakistanis were quick to point fingers at India, so quick that within minutes of the attack, and even before the identity of the attackers or their affiliation was known, the Pakistanis – spooks, soldiers, scribes and of course politicians – had figured it all out. Clearly in Pakistan, with innuendo being the new investigation, the judgment pronounced in less than an hour after the attack. The first off the block was the Karachi chief of Pakistan Rangers. Pakistan’s very own Sherlock declared that the involvement of the Indian intelligence agency R&AW could not be rul