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By: News Desk      Published: 10:06 PM, 14 Oct, 2021
10:00pm Headlines on 24Digital

♦ Pakistan International Airline (PIA) country manager was held hostage on Thursday by the Taliban for two hours. According to sources, the country manager was released following the intervention of senior officials, including the defence attaché.

♦ 18-year-old girl gang-raped at Motorway; Accused flee after throwing victim at Faisalabad Interchange; Both accused arrested: IGP takes notice; Medical report confirms rape

♦ Zahir Jaffar, Noor Muqaddam murder accused says imprison me at home or hang me, Says he cannot stay in jail; During the hearing, he kneels down and keeps apologizing to court; Says he appeals for mercy from Noor's father Shaukat Muqaddam; 12 accused including Zahir Jaffar have been charged in the case; Court summons prosecution witnesses on October 20

♦ PM says no misunderstandings with the military; Says no one has a better relationship with military leadership than him; Tells parliamentary party meeting don't listen to rumours; Fawad Chaudhry says in a media briefing that appointment of DG ISI would be made soon; Says PM has cordial relations with Army Chief

♦ Sheikh Rashid claims "all is well"; Says they have a very good understanding with the army; Says they think politically, the army has its own method; Says PM did not ask for an interview for new appointment; Shibli Fraz says notification will be issued today or tomorrow

♦ US Secretary of State meets Shahbaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz; Discusses political issues including the situation in the region; Maryam says Pak-US relations have always been very important; Angela Eagler appreciates Shahbaz Sharif's services as CM Punjab;  US Secretary of State also meets Acting Governor of Punjab Chaudhry Parvez Elahi

♦ PPP to form next govt at Centre, claims Zardari: Court reserves verdict on the admissibility of former president’s acquittal petition

♦ Social Media Rules 2021 enforced: Uploading content about people’s private lives banned

♦ 99 percent students passed the intermediate exam in Punjab; Surprising success rate in Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Sargodha and Bahawalpur boards; 24 and 48 students secures 100 percent marks in Faisalabad, Multan boards, respectively

♦ What will be the outcome of the political crisis in Balochistan? Fawad Chaudhry terms situation as complicated; Jam Kamal meets PM; Kamal decides not to resign as CM

♦ Shaukat Tarin admits making unpopular decisions; Says difficult decisions taken to for the betterment of the economy

♦ Lahore stands number one in Fake entries of corona vaccination; 27 cases of fake entry unearthed in Lahore; Govt had taken notice of fake entries after Nawaz Sharif case came to light; Special Inquiry Team detected 87 cases across the province; 23 people arrested for making fake entries of corona vaccination

♦ 146 more dengue patients reported in Lahore in 24 hours; 21 people contracts dengue fever in Islamabad; 7 more cases registered in KPK; 20 more cases of dengue were reported in Karachi

♦ FIA arrests student in Lahore on Interpol information after he uploaded video holding pistol in a college classroom; US contacts Federal Interior Ministry with the help of Interpol; Interpol expresses the danger of firing in a classroom

♦ Blind people hold protest in Lahore; Protesters clash with each other

♦ Traffic warden picks up lawyer's car due to wrong parking with lifter; Car falls on the road; Warden could not straighten vehicle and flees; Lawyers protest outside Aiwan-e-Adl

♦ Fake medicine case; Accused spent 11 years in jail; Chairman Drug Court Muhammad Naveed Rana acquits accused

♦ Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan, arrested in a drug case, could not get bail from Mumbai court; Aryan was transferred from Quarantine to the General Barracks; Court reserves bail till October 20

♦ Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar meets Vice President European Parliament; Dr Fabio assures Governor Punjab of support for GSP Plus status; Appreciates Pakistan's role for peace in Afghanistan; Discusses Kashmir issue, India's conspiracies against peace

♦ 60 million waiting for treatment from US hospitals

Presidential Ordinance for the establishment of Rehmat-ul-Ulameen Authority promulgated; PM will be Patron-in-Chief of Authority

♦ Preparations to celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi in full swing; Streets, bazaars being decorated

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