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By: News Desk      Published: 10:00 PM, 7 Oct, 2021
10:00pm Headlines on 24Digital

♦ 20 killed, hundreds injured as 5.9-strong earthquake rattles Balochistan;  Harnai worst hit as 5.9-strong jolt causes electricity failure; Doctors operate under mobile flashlights in streets; 100 mud houses collapse; 15 coal miners trapped; Army carrying relief, rescue operation in Harnai

♦ Earthquake destroyed everything; Fear and panic from the aftershocks of the earthquake; People afraid to go to their own homes

♦ PM says inflation in Pakistan is lower than other countries; Asks MNAs, MPAs to tell people that inflation is a global issue; Says govt is providing subsidies to reduce the prices of food items

♦ With the resignation of ministers, advisers, Jam Kamal govt in crisis; Balochistan CM contacting political, party leaders; Likely to resign in 24 hours after consulting his colleagues

♦ PML-N terms NAB ordinance black law; Khaqan Abbasi says the ordinance is an ‘NRO’ for PM, ministers; Accuses ordinance is to cover up the corruption of the govt; Khawaja Asif says govt is not investigating any scandals; Ahsan Iqbal says the judicial system does not allow the imposition of black laws

♦ Sindh CM says NAB ordinance promulgated for personal gain; Says will not accept laws bypassing; Claims PTI will not be visible in next elections

♦ Asad Umar says NAB Ordinance is not NRO; Says it must be amended; Says Amendment in the ordinance is an attempt to take NAB towards its original purpose; Says there should be an institution that keeps checks on government decisions

♦ Lawyers' Associations express concerns over NAB ordinance; Pakistan Bar Council, other bar councils directed to make a plan of action against ordinance; Lawyers term ordinance a tantamount to disrespecting parliament

♦ Sheikh Rasheed says Maryam is making dangerous statements against institutions; Says irresponsible statements are creating problems

♦ PAC Chairman announces summoning concerned institutions on Pandora Papers; Rana Tanveer says govt brought NAB Ordinance to give itself NRO

♦ Rabi-ul-Awwal moon sighted; Eid Milad un Nabi on Oct 19

♦ NCOC allows schools to resume normal classes from Oct 11

♦ England cricket chairman steps down after Pakistan criticism

♦ Fawad Chaudhary says England team confirms series; Says New Zealand team also wants to come to Pakistan again; Shah Mehmood Qureshi says he had raised the issue of cancellation of the cricket team's tour with his British counterpart

♦ Ramiz Raja says cannot take England, New Zealand to court

♦ National T20 Tournament creates difficulties for Lahorites; Players movements creating traffic jams because of protocol; Traffic blocked on Ferozepur Road, Canal, Mall Road, Liberty, Main Boulevard; Long queues of vehicles witnessed on roads adjacent to Qadafi Stadium; 7000 police personnel deployed for security of teams

♦ PM’s visit to Dubai postponed; President to attend the Dubai Expo

♦ Fake image of a woman appeared in an advertisement for a successful youth program; Ministry of Finance publishes an advertisement in newspapers on October 4; Portrayed woman as loan seeker; Woman sends legal notice to Finance Ministry for publishing her picture without permission

♦ Congo virus out of control in Karachi after dengue, corona; Two fall prey to Congo virus in southern and central districts of Karachi; Medical experts say the contagious disease is spread by animals

♦ Shahrukh Khan's son bail application rejected; Aryan Khan sent to jail on judicial remand for 14 days; On October 3, Shahrukh Khan's son arrested on drug charges

♦ Official trailer of movie 'Hypnotic' released; Horror movie to be released on October 27

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