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American hostage devoted his life to helping the world’s poorest people

American hostage devoted his life to helping the world’s poorest people 2013 video message from Warren Weinstein(1:31) This video showing Warren Weinstein, a U.S. contractor held by al-Qaeda militants, was released in 2013. The full 13-minute video was sent anonymously … Continue reading

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Tackling emerging threats: ‘Private security agencies are the second line of defence’

Tackling emerging threats: ‘Private security agencies are the second line of defence’ The Financial Daily Staff Reporter 13 February 2015, KARACHI: With at least 250,000 personnel deployed at vital installations such as airports and seaports, private security agencies are now … Continue reading

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Training made mandatory for all security guards of private security companies

Training made mandatory for all security guards of private security companies Plus News Pakistan Staff Reporter 18 February 2015 ISLAMABAD: Islamabad district administration has made training mandatory for security guards working in private security agencies in federal capital. Islamabad district … Continue reading

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Pakistani officials bribed by military contractors: IG

Politics Pakistani officials bribed by military contractors: IG The Washington Times By Jim McElhatton, THE WASHINGTON TIMES 1 October 2014 State Department investigators uncovered evidence that agents working for one of the largest U.S. military contractors paid tens of thousands … Continue reading

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Outsourcing security: In Rawalpindi, traders told to hire private guards

Outsourcing security: In Rawalpindi, traders told to hire private guards By Fawad Ali Published: June 23, 2014 l Boy was allegedly among protesters interfering in raid. PHOTO: AFP/FILE RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi police have asked traders to hire private security guards, since … Continue reading

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Home dept wants to see all private guards in blue

Home dept wants to see all private guards in blue  Warns guards, employers of arrest if order defied  News International our correspondent Friday, May 16, 2014 Karachi The Sindh Home Department has directed all private security agencies across the province … Continue reading

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Security: Delimitation of statutory functions

Security: Delimitation of statutory functions Pakistan Observer By Hafsa Razzak 14 May 2014, IT is indeed the responsibility of the state to provide security of life and property to the state organs, contingents and contingencies relating to the function of … Continue reading

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Defence Journal – FROM THE DESK OF THE PUBLISHER AND CHIEF EDITOR

Editorial FRoM THE DESK oF THE PuBLISHER AnD CHIEF EDIToR Defence Journal By Ikram ul-Majeed Sehgal 30 April 2014 Dear Readers, The ever increasing incidents of crime and public demand overwhelmed have police agencies and opened the door to private … Continue reading

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Private security

Opinion Private security Ikram Sehgal Thursday, April 03, 2014 From Print Edition The primary responsibility of the state being to provide overall security for the life and property of its citizens, private individuals, property owners and businesses look beyond the … Continue reading

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Food for thought: PTI quizzes govt over presence of foreign security firms

Food for thought: PTI quizzes govt over presence of foreign security firms By Our Correspondent Published: February 7, 2014 Asks what measures are in place to prevent the entry of foreign contractors. PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD: A key figure of the opposition … Continue reading

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