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LAHORE  – National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal said that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and corruption could not go together as the anti-corruption department had been set up to serve the poor and not the rich. Addressing a ceremony held to distribute cheques worth Rs 900 million among 660 affectees of Toyota Gujranwala Motors scandal at NAB Regional office here, he said that the Bureau was not an issue, but a solution to the issues. He said that constructive criticism could help us learn about various dimensions for taking action against corruption. But there were always…

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ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to introduce a mechanism to monitor and evaluate development projects to be executed by provinces as well as the centre under the Public Sector Development Program (PSDP). The decision was taken in the federal cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday. It is believed that the decision was made to target the Sindh government led by the Pakistan Peopel’s Party (PPP). Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry said in a post-cabinet meeting press conference, “It has been observed that billions of rupees were given to Sindh but they have not been…

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The Director-General Punjab Emergency Service Dr Rizwan Naseer, on Wednesday,  reviewed the flood preparedness arrangements during the ongoing Corona Pandemic in flood-prone districts of Punjab. While presiding over a meeting at Rescue Headquarters today, he directed all the DEOs to depute water rescue teams at the vulnerable points for water or flood emergencies where the public go for swimming or recreational activities in hot summer. nation reported. He directed them to ensure that motorboats and other related equipment are functional, organize Emergency Evacuation Drills with reference to COVID emergency as large scale evacuation would need the shelter and camps, where…

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The World Bank Group and the IMF have formed a high-level advisory group on sustainable, inclusive growth, with the aim to enable a strong recovery and set a path for green, resilient, and inclusive development over the coming decade. Consisted of experts from research institutions, private sector, and governments, the advisory group will work on multiple interconnected challenges facing the world, especially on exacerbating poverty and inequality, according to an IMF statement. The new advisory group will work on setting the agenda for a sustained transformation based on new perspectives and models of growth and development. “The poor and most…

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As cryptocurrency has become more mainstream this year, it has reached the influencer world. Influencers, such as the D’Amelio family and Tana Mongeau, have started to post paid advertisements on their social media platforms for different digital coins and exchanges. Even Kim Kardashian West posted an ad for ethereummax on her Instagram story on Sunday to her 228 million followers. Followed by a short clip of her speaking to her camera about ethereummax with ”#ad” written at the bottom of the screen, Kardashian West posted text: “Are you guys into crypto???” “This is not financial advice but sharing what my…

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China has lengthy been house to more than half the world’s bitcoin miners, however now, Beijing desires them out As soon as possible. In May, the government called for a extreme crackdown on bitcoin mining and buying and selling, setting off what’s being dubbed in crypto circles as “the great mining migration.” This exodus is underway now, and it could be a recreation changer for Texas. Mining is the energy-intensive course of which each creates new cash and maintains a log of all transactions of present digital tokens. Despite a lack of reserves that precipitated days-long blackouts final winter, Texas usually has some…

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ABU DHABI: Hazratullah Zazai smashed 63 runs off 26 balls to assist Peshawar Zalmi chase 109 runs in 11 overs with six wickets in hand in opposition to Karachi Kings in twenty fourth match of the PSL season 6. Zazai fire-powered Kings’ bowlers and have become joint-fastest fifty scorer in PSL. He smashed eight boundaries and 4 sixes throughout his keep on the crease. Haider scored run-a-ball 16 with three boundaries. Imad Wasim bagged two wickets whereas Aamir Yamin and Noor Ahmed took a wicket every for the Kings. Amir conceded 31 runs off two overs. Earlier, Wahab Riaz and younger…

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The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the 15-member squad for the World Test Championship final against New Zealand. Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul are notable absentees in the Virat Kohli-led side, while Shardul Thakur also did not make the cut in the bowlers’ line-up.Test regulars like Cheteshwar Pujara, vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin have all been picked. All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, who did not play the home series against England due to an injury, has also been picked.  Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill have been picked as openers, with Mayank and Rahul missing from…

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ISLAMABAD: An emergency meeting of the Chess Federation of Pakistan’s (CFP) general body was called online after the World Chess Federation’s (FIDE) management board issued a warning letter to Pakistani officials to possibly suspend Pakistan, says a press release. the news reported. The reason behind the warning was that the CFP and FIDE nominated election commissioner Saleem Akhtar was arrested by the FIA and later released in an attempt to disrupt CFP’s elections to be held on July 8 in Islamabad under the joint supervision of FIDE observer Mr John Cox. According to resources, The House was informed that Pakistan…

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Vin Diesel, who has played Dom Tourette since the first Fast and Furious movie, officially confirms that the fan-favourite movie series, Fast and Furious, will come to an end after its eleventh movie. According to foreign media reports, Fast & Furious 9 was released in Russia and the in the Middle East, while the film will officially be released on June 24 and 25 in the United Kingdom and the United States. However, the movie has already been released in China on 21st May 2021, keeping in view the fan base. The 53-year-old actors said that the last two movies of the…

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