Israr Ahmad

  • Rawalpindi - Police team of Ranyal Chowky carried out a raid on a drug den located at Ashraf Colony and allegedly set the drug dealer free after taking bribe from him, reliable sources disclosed to The Nation on Wednesday. The notorious drug peddler has been identified as Haji Abid who is involved ...

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  • Rawalpindi - The legal fraternity here on Tuesday continued their strike against the arrest warrants of Advocate Sher Zaman Qureshi, President Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA) Multan, and remained away from routine court proceedings. A meeting of the representatives of LHCBA Rawalpindi was ...

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  • Rawalpindi -  Following the instructions of Regional Police Officer (RPO), Jhand police have registered a case and arrested three persons for allegedly torturing and humiliating an 80-year-old man in Nara Village, sources informed The Nation on Monday. The accused have also put ...

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  • Rawalpindi - Three more cases of dengue fever have been reported as patients were admitted to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) and Holy Family Hospital (HFH), sources said on Monday. After the admission of the three patients, the number of dengue patients has reached six in the allied hospitals, they ...

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  • Rawalpindi - Scores of sanitary workers on Saturday staged a protest to condemn the armed attacks on their colleagues employed with Turkish Albayrak Waste Management Company. The protest, led by Municipal Workers League (CBA) Rawalpindi President Haji Farooq Ahmed Khan, was held outside Rawalpindi ...

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  • Rawalpindi - The PML-N leader and former interior minister Chaudhry NisarAli Khan is reported to have made inquiries about those of his supporters who attended the public march led by the ousted Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif. The rally started on August 9 from Islamabad to Lahore via GT Road to ...

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  • Rawalpindi - A sanitary worker of Turkish Albayrak Waste Management Company Rawalpindi was gunned down while another was injured early in the city on Friday, police said. The victims were shifted to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) for autopsy and medical treatment. The incident took place in ...

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  • Rawalpindi - A sanitary worker of Turkish Albayrak Waste Management Company Rawalpindi was gunned down while another was injured early in the city on Friday, police said. The victims were shifted to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) for autopsy and medical treatment. The incident took place in ...

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  • Rawalpindi - Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has predicted big changes in the country’s political scenario within the next four months, according to his close aides. However, the maverick politician, who is currently at odds with his party’s senior leadership, stopped ...

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  • RAWALPINDI -  An accountability court in Rawalpindi on Thursday deferred till August 22 the hearing in a corruption case against former president Asif Ali Zardari. Accountability Court Special Judge Khalid Mehmood Ranjha took up the reference filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) ...

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  • Rawalpindi - Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has predicted big changes in the country’s political scenario within the next four months, according to his close aides. However, the maverick politician, who is currently at odds with his party’s senior leadership, stopped ...

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  • Rawalpindi - Unknown armed dacoits on Wednesday deprived the citizens of cash and other valuables in two different areas of the city, sources said on Wednesday. The dacoits also tortured a shopkeeper for showing resistance during the dacoity bid. According to sources, the driver of a van along with ...

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  • Rawalpindi -  Federal Minister for Narcotics Control Lt Gen (Retd) Syed Salahuddin Tirmizi visited Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) after assuming the portfolio in newly selected cabinet, ANF HQ spokesperson said on Thursday. He said the minister was welcomed by Director General (DG) ANF Major ...

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  • Rawalpindi - The convoy of former premier Nawaz Sharif received a warm welcome as it entered Rawalpindi, which is considered political stronghold of the PML-N. Workers and supporters of the PML-N showered rose petals on party leaders, and danced on drumbeat to show support to the former prime ...

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  • Rawalpindi-The Punjab government has held departmental inquiry against six suspended officials of Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) under Punjab Employees Efficiency, Discipline and Accountability Act 2006, sources said on Tuesday. Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) Rawalpindi Region has ...

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  • RAWALPINDI - The authorities have released former Chairman Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Zafar Hijazi from Adiala Jail, sources informed on Tuesday. Superintendent of Adiala Jail Saeed Ullah Gondal ordered release of ex-Chairman SECP Zafar Hijazi, accused of tampering record ...

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  • rawalpindi-The district chapter of PML-N has started finalising preparations to make the political show of power by former premier Nawaz Sharif a success, sources informed on Monday. In this regard, they said, several high-level meetings have been held by the PML-N elected representatives and ...

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  • Rawalpindi-The suspended Director General (DG) of Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA), who along with five other accomplices is facing charges of corruption in procurement of Astroturf for football grounds, has agreed to return Rs10 million to the Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE) Rawalpindi ...

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  • rawalpindi -  Heavy rain on Saturday morning caused a traffic jam on the Adiala Road. Torrential rain that started early in the morning flooded Adiala Road and its suburbs. The water level on both sides of the city’s busiest road was almost two to three feet causing a massive traffic ...

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  • Rawalpindi-City Police Officer (CPO) Israr Ahmed Khan Abbasi has ordered the Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Gujar Khan Circle to hold inquiry against the police officers who along with a gang of criminals are allegedly involved in blackmailing young girls on mobile phones in area Jatli, ...

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  • Rawalpindi-A court of law on Friday has sent six accused including Director General Punjab Horticulture Authority (PHA) on three-day physical remand for embezzling money in the procurement of Astroturf. Additional and Sessions Judge Gulzar Ahmed Khan has given the six accused in physical custody of ...

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  • RAWALPINDI - Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Friday accused Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s supporters and a local leader of attacking his residence, Lal Haveli. However, the city police chief, the Waris Khan Station House Office and the PML-N leader denied that the Lal ...

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  • RAWALPINDI - Setting aside all his differences with former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday launched a mass campaign seeking support for his cornered leader. He also pledged to go to every nook and corner of the country in coming days in ...

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  • Rawalpindi - The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) conducted operations against drug mafia in various parts of county and recovered 551kg narcotics, ANF HQ spokesman said on Thursday.  He said ANF also apprehended six smugglers including three ladies and impounded three vehicles. According to him, ...

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  • rawalpindi - Tight security arrangements were made by police and other law enforcement agencies on Wednesday in Murree and surrounding areas to avoid any untoward incident during the visit of newly elected Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and other leaders ...

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  • rawalpindi - During crackdown against the drug peddlers, police have rounded up 254 narcotics sellers besides recovering huge quantity of drugs from their possession, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. Similarly, police have busted two auto-theft gangs by arresting 16 members and recovered three ...

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  • Rawalpindi-A man opened firing at two women in Takal Village of Kallar Syedan when they tried to stop him from concreting the front of his house, police said on Monday. The killer who was identified as Zulfiqar managed to escape from the scene while police started investigation after filing murder ...

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  • Rawalpindi-An extensive and comprehensive infection control program has been introduced in the three teaching hospitals of the city. The program was introduced in the three government-run hospitals by Vice Chancellor (VC) Rawalpindi Medical University (RMU) and Chief Executive of Allied Hospital ...

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  • Rawalpindi - Scores of workers and leaders of PML-N carried out a rally on Murree Road on Saturday to express solidarity with the former Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif who had been disqualified by the Supreme Court of Pakistan. A large number of workers were carrying party flags, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The election of new prime minister of Pakistan will be held on August 1 at 3pm for which the National Assembly session has been called for the day. According to the schedule issued by the National Assembly Secretariat, the nomination papers for the election of prime minister could be ...

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