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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 minister said this while talking to Ambassador of Norway in Pakistan Leif H Larsen who met him on Thursday. Matters of mutual interest, promotion of bilateral relations and cooperation in various sectors were discussed in the meeting. Norwegian Ambassador ...

LAHORE - President of the federation of Islamic Medical Associations Dr Tanveerul Hasan Zubairi has said that the military operation Zarb-e-Azb has otherwise created a corridor of opportunity to battle against polio.During a press conference at the Lahore Press Club (LPC) on Thursday, Dr Zubairi said that 500, 000 children and adults had been vaccinated at the entry points in the restive areas of North Waziristan. “Whereas a national ...

LAHORE - Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Khawaja Salman has said that political will is required in all the provinces for polio eradication.Talking to the media after heading a polio awareness walk on Thursday, the adviser said that hardwork and concentration was required for rooting out polio. He also lauded the efforts of provincial government, saying that despite having a population higher than three other provinces only three polio cases ...

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

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LAHORE - The Lahore High Court Thursday issued show cause notice to ...

LAHORE - To showcase the ancient Japanese art form, Bonseki, a ...

LAHORE - Holding demonstration against the over billing of the ...

LAHORE - Naheed Khan, ex-political secretary to Benazir Bhutto on ...

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 ...

LAHORE - With the rapid advancement in medicine, the role of pathologists in the management of patients with colorectal (large intestine) cancer has greatly expanded from traditional analyzers of ...

LAHROE  - The Punjab government will convene DCOs conference tomorrow (Saturday) to ensure law and order arrangement during Muharramul Haram. Moreover, dengue, polio, revenue recovery and other ...

LAHORE - Introduction of non formal education as an effective system for the promotion of peace and prosperity in the region and equipping every illiterate person with education is indispensable, it ...

LAHORE - A man gunned down his wife and a ten-month-old son at his house in Nolakha on early Wednesday, police said. The killer has confessed to the police investigators that he committed the ...

LAHORE:  A woman was found brutally murdered near Harbanspura police station on early Wednesday. Police investigators say they believe the 30-year-old woman was killed after being gang-raped. ...

LAHORE - About 50,000 people have applied for 135 posts of peons (Daftris and Naib Qasids) in the Lahore High Court (LHC).While the job seekers are required to have only elementary education, many of ...

LAHORE - Assembly members of various districts met Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, on Wednesday. Talking to the elected representatives, the chief minister said that people had given a mandate of five ...

LAHORE - Police have arrested a man and his nephew allegedly for beating lady polio workers in Lohari Gate on Wednesday. The polio workers told the police that Sajid and his uncle Gull Awaz thrashed ...

LAHORE - Adviser to Punjab Chief Minister on Health Kh Salman Rafiq has said that THQ/DHQ hospitals of the province will be provided with medical equipment and staff under Chief Minister’s ...

LAHORE: The menace of dengue is continued to haunting people with increasing intensity as 63 more were tested positive for the virus on Wednesday, taking the number of confirmed cases in the province ...

LAHORE - The Punjab Education Department has evolved a mechanism of effective implementation on quota system allocated for providing free educational facilities to needy and talented children in all ...

LAHORE - Police investigators Wednesday concluded that the death of 25-year-old officer of the Civil Services of Pakistan (CSP) was the result of self-immolation. Resident of Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi, ...

LAHORE - The first international conference on “Forensic Science and Justice” Wednesday began at the Government College University under the auspices of the university’s Chemistry ...

LAHORE - The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday directed the federal government to come up with the arguments on legal status and criterion for the appointment of Maryam Nawaz Sharif, while hearing ...

LAHORE - Tributes were paid to the services rendered by Khan Abdul Qayyum Khan at a special sittings held in commemoration of the Pakistan Movement heroes who died in October on Wednesday. The ...

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