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LAHORE - Punjab Assembly on Friday passed four bills including Punjab Local Government (amendment) Bill 2014 with majority vote, rejecting all amendments presented by the Opposition legislators. The House passed four bills - the Punjab Local Government (Amendment) Bill 2014, the Punjab Local Government (Second Amendment) Bill 2014, the Punjab Overseas Pakistanis Commission Bill 2014 and the Punjab Registration of Godowns Bill 2014, after debate ...

LAHORE - The future of Pakistan is brighter than our expectations. Uncertainty, inferiority complex and dishonesty are fatal disease of our society and it must be cured. Sri Lanka is much smaller country as compared to Pakistan but they have limited terrorism with courage and fortitude.These views were expressed by Inspector General National Highways and Motorway Police Zulfiqar Ahmad cheema while addressing a seminar on ‘Roll of students ...

LAHORE - Punjabi Newspapers and Periodicals Association organised a reference in honour of late Editor-in-Chief Nawa-i-Waqt Group Dr Majid Nizami on Friday at auditorium of PILAC. Eminent among those who shed light on the life and contributions of late Majid Nizami on the occasion were MPA Zaeem Qadri, Prof Dr Asmatullah Zahid, Dr Ajmal Niazi, Dr Sughra Sadaf, Hussain Shad, Bushra Rehman, Akhtar Shumar, Shahid Rasheed and others. Mudassar Iqbal ...

LAHORE - Punjab government spokesman Syed Zaeeem Hussain Qadri has ...

LAHORE - Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that eradication of ...

LAHORE - The Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs has told the Lahore ...

LAHORE - Former Supreme Court Bar Association president Asma Jahangir ...

LAHORE (PR) - The Punjab Intel Provincial Science Fair will be held ...

LAHORE  - Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo, President Punjab PPP, said ...

LAHORE - Senior PPP leader Qasim Zia has reaffirmed his loyalty to the party, stating he had never thought of forming any separate group within or outside the PPP.  Clarifying a point in a news ...

LAHORE - A 50-year-old man died on Friday in the lock-up of Muslim Town police station, hours after he was arrested from his Gulshan-i-Ravi residence during a raid.Police officials claimed that ...

LAHORE - The Haj policy 2014 has been challenged in the Supreme Court Lahore Registry.A few newly-appearing Hajj tour operators, through their counsel Advocate Azhar Siddique, filed the petition on ...

LAHORE: Speakers at a policy dialogue stressed the need for creating awareness about child marriage among all stakeholders including police, judiciary and people across the province.In a sitting on ...

LAHORE: A resident, allegedly implicated in a murder case, has appealed to the IGP Punjab to appoint an honest policeman as an investigation officer to ensure justice. Mirza Amir Baig claimed that ...

LAHORE : A car-rider shot dead an alleged robber during a dacoity attempt in Nishtar Colony, police claimed on Friday. Waheed Mayo told the police that he was on his way home when six armed bandits ...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that maintenance of law and order is the top priority of the government. He directed that even better security arrangements than the past be ...

LAHORE - Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Kh Salman Rafiq has stressed the need for improving indoor and outdoor surveillance to control deangue at peak season. Chairing a meeting of Cabinet ...

LAHORE - The first annual conference of Pakistan Association for Dental Research (PADR) will start today (Saturday) at the University of Health Sciences (UHS).On Friday, there were three ...

LAHORE - A cultural evening was held in the honor of foreign forensic experts participating in the first international conference on “Forensic Science and Justice” being held at the ...

LAHORE - A delegation of students from South Waziristan Friday visited the Government College University and met with Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Khaleequr Rahman.The delegation, comprising 97 students ...

LAHORE - The pure food seems to remain a dream for the populace even under the elected regimes, as Thursday session of the Punjab Assembly failed to get the real answers concerning this vital issue. ...

LAHORE - Though there is a ban on the issuance of prohibited-bore licences in the Punjab, the home department, on the special orders of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, has issued licences of about 400 ...

LAHORE - As the PPP is embarking on reorganisation of party cadres in Punjab and elsewhere , the fate of estranged PPP leaders remains undetermined as yet since the party’s top leadership is ...

LAHORE  - A special sitting on October 24, 1947, when Azad Jammu and Kashmir government was established, will be celebrated Friday at Aiwan-i-Karkunan-i-Tehreek-i-Pakistan. The speaker will be ...

Chehlum of Abid Hassan Butt, father of The News reporter Asher Butt and Amer Butt, brother of cartoonist Mehmood Butt, will be held on Sunday (October 26) after Zohar prayers at 37/4 Nisbat Road, ...

LAHORE - Ambassador of Norway in Pakistan Leif H Larsen along with First Secretary-Development Tom Jorgen Martinussen called on Punjab Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mushtaq Ahmad Sukhera at the ...

LAHORE - DIG (Operations) Dr Haider Ashraf has issued a new Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for carrying out raids on guesthouses and hotels in the provincial metropolis, official sources said ...

LAHORE - Punjab University College of Arts & Design will organise a launching ceremony of two books “Tamasha” and “Art Kya Hai” by Hassan Shahnawaz Zaidi today Friday at ...

LAHORE - The residents of Katcha Ferozepur Road (near Mozang Chungi) have called upon their MNA -  Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq – to honour his pre-election commitment and ...

Midterm elections have been held in many countries in the wake of some emerging and pressing socioeconomic scenarios but pros and cons have to be well evaluated in Pakistan’s particular milieu ...

LAHORE - The Lahore High Court Thursday issued show cause notice to the federal interior secretary on a contempt of court petition and adjourned the proceedings till two weeks.Haji Imam, the ...

LAHORE - To showcase the ancient Japanese art form, Bonseki, a lecture and live demonstration on the subject was held at a local hotel on Thursday. The event was organised by the Embassy of Japan in ...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that Pakistan is desirous of good ties with its neighbouring states as it holds peace and development of the region in priority. The chief ...

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