Faizan Ali Warraich

  • LAHORE: Soft-spoken Prime Minster Shahid Kahqan Abbasi, who vowed to fulfil unfinished agenda of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, has committed a ‘dress coup’ by eschewing the traditional achkan in favour of the Nawaz Sharif’s uniform of shalwar kameez and waistcoat in the ...

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  • LAHORE - The Punjab government has stepped up pace of work on Orange Line Metro Train Project with the determination to complete the Rs160 billion project before the next elections, due to be held in August next year. However, uncertainity is prevailing as no work is going on eleven heritage sites ...

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  • LAHORE: The Punjab government has stepped up pace of work on Orange Line Metro Train Project with the determination to complete the $1.6 billion project before the next elections, which are due to be held in August next year. However, nothing can be said with certainty due to its completion as no ...

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  • LAHORE: Panama case remained nail-biting episode for the twitterati before and after the Panama case verdict was announced. #PanamaVerdict trend became top trend on social networking site twitter where users expressed their emotions and feelings on much awaited Panama Case verdict which ...

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  • A panel of expert judges at PLAN9’s 10th Launchpad, Lahore Chapter declared Nazdeeq, Noerric, Studentary, BagAdverts, TeamUp, Her Ground, Virtual Eye, Foodappa and RC Health Care startups as successful, which will be incubated for a period of six months. Laraib Ali CEO and founder of ...

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  • LAHORE: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) strongly condemns the latest incident of wanton violence against the Hazara Shia Community in Balochistan and takes serious notice of the government’s failure to curb violence against a minority community and its inability to crackdown on ...

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  • LAHORE: The Punjab government misled Unesco at the 41st World Heritage Committee meeting held in Poland on Orange Line Metro Project effects on World Heritage Site Shalimar Gardens. Government delegation after returning Pakistan also misled Pakistani media about Unesco decisions on Shalimar gardens ...

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  • LAHORE: Taxi-hailing service Careem Pakistan offered matchmaking service in Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad for two days.   The traditional 'Rishta Aunty' who always look for potential rishtas by approaching unmarried girls and sometimes married women joined the Careem for two days. Careem ...

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  • LAHORE: The Joint Investigation Team in its report on Panama Leaks raised questions on the establishment of the Al-Azizia Steel Mill as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz failed to produce the important documents. JIT report said that Hussain Nawaz did not produce the memorandum, ...

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  • LAHORE: The Joint Investigation Team in its report recommended Supreme Court to go for review on case against Nawaz Sharif for misusing authority in making illegal appointments in FIA. The JIT report recommended that investigation may be completed and logical disposal of the case be done on merit ...

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  • LAHORE: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan in its June to July human rights monitoring shared positive and negative human rights developments in country stated during three months 77 death row convicts were executed and as many as 32 people were sentenced to death. Courts had awarded death ...

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  • LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority issued warning and has advised customers, shopkeepers not to buy meat from the Tollinton market as the market’s environment has been identified as completely unhygienic for sale and purchase of meat. PFA advised common people, customers, catering ...

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  • LAHORE: Lion of Kargil, Captain Karnal Sher Khan 18th martyrdom anniversary is being observed today. He embraced martyrdom on July 5, 1999 while successfully defending the Kargil’s five strategic posts at the height of 17000 feet on Line of Control.  Eight times Indian Army tried to ...

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  • LAHORE: Hindu community of Haroonabad area has been asked to vacate their houses by local administration. This is allegedly being done due to pressure from owners of a housing scheme. They want to build front gate of housing scheme by demolishing the houses of Hindus, who have been living there for ...

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  • LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority on Saturday raided production units of sweets and bakeries and sealed several units in violation of Standard Operating Procedures ahead of Eid ul Fitr. Eid ul Fitr is also called the 'Festival of Sweets' as mithai (sweets), barfi and balu shahi widely ...

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  • LAHORE: Ahead of Eidul Fitr sub standard sweets manufacturing reached its peak as Punjab Food Authority raided several sweets production unit and imposes heavy fines The sale of mithai (sweets) from moti choor to jaman and burfi, baloo shahi everyone in Lahore and elsewhere is looking for a taste ...

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  • LAHORE: Pakistan’s concerns over border management in the backdrop of Afghanistan’s non acceptance of the Durand Line are and will remain real, says Associated Press (AP)’s Senior Correspondent in Pakistan and Afghanistan Kathy Gannon. She was speaking at the Centre for Governance ...

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  • LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority Director General Noorul Amin Mengal along with Punjab Food Minister Bilal Yasin Sunday visited several international and local food outlets and sealed Fat Burger and imposed heavy fine on Hardee's MM Alam Road branch. Fat Burger MM Alam Road was sealed due to the ...

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  • LAHORE: The UNESCO ‘s World Heritage Committee released draft decision on Shalimar Gardens and Orange Line Metro Train clearly mentions that OLMT poses an irreversible and permanent threat to Shalimar Gardens which is a World Heritage Site, and it may be taken off from World Heritage ...

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  • LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority is going to inspect the quality of ingredients in 27 ghee and cooking oil mills located in several districts of Punjab in next ten days. Pakistan Vanaspati Manufacturers’ Association (PVMA) office bearers met with Punjab Food Authority Director General Noorul ...

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  • LAHORE: In less than 48 hours, Punjab Food Authority confiscated huge pile of fake ketchup packets from two different factories that were manufacturing the ketchup using chemicals and without pulp. On Wednesday PFA seized 10,000 litres fake ketchup packets from Ajwa Foods Ketchup production unit ...

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  • LAHORE: There was a time when people had to worry about their dead ones and loved ones. Now the Punjab government with rapidly changing infrastructure of the province will inaugurate a new service for citizens ‘Shehr-e-Khamoshan Model cemeteries and crematoriums’ to make people's ...

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  • LAHORE: Dwellers of Kachi Abadi at Chaudhry Colony located at Ferozpur Road, came out on streets and protested against the Elevated Expressway Project that demolishes their houses. They demanded better compensation from government and alleged government was paying them below than market rate on ...

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  • LAHORE -  The Punjab Food Authority has confiscated 1.1 million rotten eggs from a sealed unit of egg processing in Mangamandi. Last week, the authority sealed off the only private egg processing unit of the province, Al-Wafa, for using rotten eggs to prepare powder for making biscuit. A PFA ...

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  • LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority confiscated 1.1 million rotten eggs worth Rs15 million from Punjab’s only privately owned egg processing unit Al-Wafa located in Mangamandi during a raid on Wednesday night. PFA Director General Noorul Amin Mengal said that eggs worth Rs15 million and were seized ...

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  • LAHORE: Iranian Cultural Centre Lahore Sunday arranged a seminar to mark 28th death anniversary of founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran Imam Khomeini. Iranian Consul General Muhammad Bani Asadi said that Imam Khomeini led the Iranian nation in the time of crises and overthrown the Shah of Iran ...

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  • LAHORE - It is the month of blessings and the season when a number of ripe fruits come in the market. Unfortunately the prices of all fruits are sky rocketing and beyond the reach of common man. The challenge to the situation came from social media. Activists called for three-day boycott (from ...

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  • LAHORE: It is the month of blessings and the season when a number of ripe fruits come in the market. Unfortunately the prices of all fruits are sky rocketing and beyond the reach of common man. The challenge to the situation came from social media. Activists called for three-day boycott (from ...

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  • LAHORE - Parks and Horticulture Authority gardener was killed in a road accident on Wednesday Sohna Bhatti, 55, was crossing the road when a speedy van crushed him to death on Khayaban-e-Firdousi Road in Johar Town. Sohna, resident of Thokar Niaz Baig, along with his colleagues was busy renovating ...

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  • LAHORE: Parks and Horticulture Authority gardener 55-year-old Baba Sohna Bhatti, today died on the spot when he was crossing a road to throw grass on other side of the road at Khayaban-e-Firdousi Road in Johar Town. The death raised questions about the safety measures that should be taken for ...

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