Waqas A Khan

  • CHUNIAN-The World Forest Day was observed in Changa Manga to highlight the importance of forests and trees for the human being.Global warming, pollution and deadly diseases which we are facing today are direct consequences of growing urbanisation and using forest and agriculture land for housing ...

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  • CHUNIAN After elections of union council chairmen and general councillors, the PML-N has been divided into two groups for the elections of Kasur mayor and District Council chairman.A tussle has started between these groups for grabbing the top slot of chairman District Council. MNA Rana Hayat is ...

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  • CHUNIANChanga Manga, one of the biggest man-made forest, covering an area of 12,510 acres of fertile land has suffered a lot at the hands of officials-timber mafia nexus and apathy of the government. However, now it seems that the authorities concerned have realised the gravity of the situation and ...

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  • CHUNIANChanga Manga, the world largest manmade forest which used to cover an area of 12,500 acres has been reduced to 3,500 acres of land and has lost 60 percent of trees to the collusion between timber mafia and the forest officials. Although The Nation unearthed mega logging scandal, involving ...

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  • KASURPunjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that together we can transform Pakistan into a prosperous and developed country by creating an atmosphere of justice and brotherhood. He said that the government would take all possible measures to provide employment and basic facilities to the ...

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  • CHUNIANWAQAS A KHANAs price control magistrate during Ramazan, EDO (Agriculture) Ch Bashir made fake receipts of fines and looted not only the people but also caused damaged to the national exchequer, shows data collected by The Nation. The EDO alone has misappropriated more than Rs1 million from ...

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  • CHUNIANAfter getting a tooth-breaking response from Pakistan Army at LoC, India has now come up with water terror by opening doors of Hari Sing Dam at once and discharged a deluge of water to the capacity of 87,000 cusec downstream in Sutlej. Subsequently put the lives and property of thousands of ...

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  • CHUNIAN - After getting a tooth-breaking response from Pakistan Army at LoC, India has now come up with water terror by opening doors of Hari Sing Dam at once and discharged a deluge of water to the capacity of 87,000 cusec downstream in Sutlej. Subsequently put the lives and property of thousands ...

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  • CHUNIANPrime Minister Nawaz Sharif took a bold step to select China for his first official visit after assuming the charge, so, being more than an official visit, it was a message to the globe that even at this moment when Pakistan is facing challenges of economic breakdown, energy crisis and the ...

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  • CHUNIAN - on the right bank of River Chenab in the middle of Thal Desert exists the small village of Khew in Tehsil Mankera of District Bhakkar. During British rule the village gained prominence due to establishment of a primary school which occurred with the specific objective to provide basic ...

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  • CHUNIAN - The incumbent government has given nothing to the people of Pakistan except destruction, corruption and inflation over the past four and half years in power. All state institutions are on the brink of collapse while inflation, unemployment, lawlessness and rapid depreciation of rupee have ...

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  • CHUNIAN - The Supreme Court tried to establish it’s supremacy over the parliament by toppling former prime minister Yousuf Gilani. So what’s wrong after the parliament passed the contempt of court law in hurry to balance the powers among state institutions. The PML-N’s opposition ...

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  • CHUNIAN - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Friday inaugurated Changa Manga Overhead Bridge and Chunian Cardiology Centre. During the inauguration ceremony, local people complained against the nonfunctional water supply system in the town and the system has not been functional for the last ...

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  • CHUNIAN - I have myself seen the killing of 21-year-old Shahid Ali Jutt. I was grazing goats near ‘Dhaya’ when i saw M Hayat and Afzal Kali, tightening a rope around the neck of Shahid Ali. They soon started striking his body with axes. When he fell down on the ground, they shot a ...

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  • CHUNIAN - Timber mafia in collusion with the Forest Department deforested 60pc of trees from the world’s largest handmade forest and set fire to the remnants of the trees spread over 100 acres of land in Changa Manga here on Sunday. The forest official said that wood worth millions of rupees ...

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  • CHUNIAN - The Railways Department has closed the Changa Manga railway-crossing which is functional for the last 100 years, cutting a lot of people’s link to hospitals and police station here.The rail crossing is a link between the city and Civil Hospital, Veterinary Hospital, police station, ...

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  • CHUNIAN - PML-Z Chief Mian Ijazul Haq said that Nawaz Sharif, who visited the tomb of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, should also go to the tomb of Ziaul Haq in Islamabad because it was Zia, who introduced him to the political arena and taught him the chapters of practical politics. The PML-Z chief was ...

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  • CHUNIAN - Throwing the Lahore High Court orders into the dustbin, the unbridled wood mafia in connivance with the forest officials are rapidly deforesting the worlds largest artificial forest and so far more than 60 percent of Changa Manga Wildlife Park has been deforested, TheNation has learnt. ...

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  • CHUNIAN The Sutlej river became furious on Monday evening here in the Kasur area. A big flow of 68,000 cusecs is passing from the river. Different villages of Kasur - Talwar Post, Basra, Baqar-Key, Kothi Fateh Muhammad, Bedian, Mandi Usman Wala and Sanda have come under water and they have been ...

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