Tahir Niaz

  • Islamabad - Despite heightened security in and around the capital in past few months, street crimes are rampant in the capital city and police seemed in deep slumber. The investigation process is slow and the police are groping in the dark in almost all the cases of street crimes registered at ...

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  • Islamabad  - Complaints pertaining to water shortage in the capital city have started rising with each passing day with the onset of summer season, suggests the data of Water Distribution Division of Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI). It said that the directorate took care of 12305 ...

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  • Islamabad-The Kohsar police have arrested two persons involved in snatching handbag from Salma Attaullah Jan, a Canadian Senator of Pakistani origin. According to the details, two unidentified motorcyclists snatched purse from the Canadian Senator in Sector F-6 on April 25, 2017 having 4200 ...

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  • Islamabad - Unknown persons allegedly raped a Chinese woman in the limits of Sabzi Mandi police station here days before, sources said. The incident took place during a dacoity bid in sector I-10/2 on April 23, 2017. Police have registered a case against unknown persons but sealed the FIR. Sources ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - In what can be termed as an alarming situation, with every passing year the number of honour killing cases has been on the rise in the country, while conviction rate remains less than 15 per cent. According to the official documents, 326 cases of honour killings were reported in 2014, ...

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  • Islamabad - As tussle continues between former Member (Admin) Capital Development Authority (CDA) Suleman Warraich and local leaders of Jamaat Islami (JI) over a piece of land, the Golra police have booked the latter over charges of trespassing the land owned by the  Member after preparation ...

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  • islamabad - Additional security measures have been taken in the federal capital, as people are anxiously waiting for Panamagate verdict, which has the potential to create law and order situation. The Supreme Court is delivering its judgment on the petitions filed by Pakistan Chairman ...

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  • Islamabad-Sheikh Anser Aziz, as Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA), has approved an expensive plot for construction of mayor’s official residence in the Minister’s Enclave, which is twice the size of official residences of national assembly speaker and chairman senate, ...

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  • Islamabad-The Capital Development Authority (CDA) seemed to have succumbed to the pressure exerted by the encroaching traders of the capital markets despite the fact that the anti-encroachment operation was appreciated by a segment of the community. Soon after the teams of Enforcement Directorate ...

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  • Islamabad -   The private and public sector organizations have been violating the rules regarding protection of green belts by occupying state land in the federal capital and set up parking lots over there.  According to the officials at the Capital Development Authority (CDA), ...

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  • Islamabad - The Emergency and Disaster Management (E&DM) unit of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has asked the trader associations of the city to help it enforce CDA’s life safety regulations so as to safeguard lives and property of the community. The objective of the move is to ...

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  • Islamabad - Majority of businessmen, who were earlier operating from residential units in the sectoral area of the city, have shifted their businesses to private housing societies and National Police Foundation to avoid CDA’s action for non-conforming use of the houses. According to the ...

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  • Islamabad-The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has announced to launch ‘Spring Tree Plantation Drive-2017’ before the outcome of audit of the previously held tree plantation activities — majority of which were allegedly dummy as viewed by the authority itself. The credibility ...

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  • Islamabad-Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) is going to launch a campaign against improper and fancy number plates for the -ehicles plying on city roads from April 15, said the police.  According to the ITP, the decision has been taken on the directions of the interior minister. In a letter ...

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  • islamabad  - The Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF) is yet to hand over 96 “C” type constructed flats to the Capital Development Authority (CDA) despite lapse of many years as the issue of payment between the two bodies could not be resolved amicably.  The ...

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  • Islamabad - National Assembly Standing Committee on Housing and Works Thursday expressed its reservation on the awaited title of Thallian housing project and procedure adopted by the government for acquisition of land and selection of the land provider. The meeting of the Standing Committee on ...

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  • islamabad - A majority of the occupants of government accommodations in different sectors of the capital — particularly the low-class sectors — have encroached upon the adjoining state land by constructing extra rooms, but the concerned authorities are least bothered to it, a survey by ...

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  • islamabad - The Capital Development Authority (CDA) on Wednesday suspended three of its officials — office-bearers of CDA labour union — from service on account of thrashing a local journalist at the Chairman CDA Secretariat a day earlier. All the three were found guilty as per initial ...

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  • Islamabad - The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has launched Complaint Management System to receive and redress all complaints through singular system under one umbrella.  The complaints will be registered through CDA website. Complaints will be registered through telephones and ...

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  • Islamabad-Iqra Kainat of Government Girls High School Dhoke Hassu and Muqaddas Khan of Government Girls High School Khayaban-e-Sir Syed Sector-2 have jointly bagged first position in the annual middle standard examination 2017, in district Rawalpindi, by securing 480 marks out of 500. The ...

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  • Islamabad - The government functionaries and high-ups at Capital Development Authority (CDA) seemed more focused on disputing Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf concerns over persistent water shortage in the city and giving a knee jerk reaction rather than addressing the issue. The PTI — main ...

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  • Islamabad  -The situation turned tense at Karachi Company Markaz here on Wednesday when local police tried to stop Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) workers from taking out a rally against scarcity of potable water in the city. However, the opposition party decided to stage a brief sit-in against ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The federal government on Tuesday formally announced to introduce a centralised online system for issuance of visas to foreigners to prevent the entry of ‘unwanted aliens’ into Pakistan. Addressing a press conference here, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said that ...

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  • islamabad - Capital Development Authority (CDA) has issued orders for posting/transfer of 29 officers and five officials of different cadres. Two officers of BPS-20, one of BPS (19), eight of BPS-18, eight of BPS-17, Nine of BPS-16 and one of BPS-18 have been transferred through subject office ...

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  • Islamabad-The local chapter of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has decided to launch a two-day protest campaign against persistent water shortage in the capital city. The protest marks the onset of the summer season, which would certainly aggravate the situation as far as water scarcity is ...

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  • Islamabad-The Capital Development Authority (CDA) is all set to accommodate minor violations committed by the housing societies by amending the regulations, it has been learnt. The initiative has been taken on the recommendations of Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice. According to the ...

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  • Islamabad-The situation remained calm around Lal Masjid and Jamia Hafsa here after successful negotiations between the seminary and city district administration on the issue of a protest rally to be carried out against blasphemous content on social media. The Khateeb Lal Masjid, Maulana Abdul Aziz ...

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  • Islamabad - Koral police have booked six doctors over alleged negligence that resulted in the death of a female patient, police said. Muhammad Fazil, son of Hashim Khan, a resident of Shakarial, Islamabad told police that his wife, Nargis Bibi was taken to the Hazrat Bari Sarkar (HBS) hospital in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan has formally sought custody of an Afghan national who was allegedly involved in the killing of an Afghan diplomat within the premises of Afghanistan consulate in Karachi on February 6, 2017, The Nation has learnt reliably. The request pertains to the extradition of ...

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  • islamabad  - Muhammad Suleyman Warraich, former Member (Administration) Capital Development Authority (CDA), has served legal notice to two local leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) for running a ‘defamatory campaign’ against him in the backdrop of retrieval of 115 kanals of land at ...

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