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LAHORE - An anti-terrorism court Thursday sentenced Gullu Butt to 11 years and three months in jail for vandalism in Model Town. Holding that all the sentences will run concurrently ATC Judge Rai Ayub Marth also imposed Rs140, 100 fine on the convict. He will undergo more imprisonment if he fails to pay fine, the order said.The court sentenced him under five charges; imprisonment of five years under section 7 of the ATC 1997, two years under ...

LAHORE  - Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq has announced holding demonstrations across the country against the death sentence of JI Bangladesh head Mutiur Rahman Nizami. In a press statement issued on Thursday, Siraj while alleging the Bangladeshi government headed by Haseena Wajid for victimising JI leaders, announced that JI Pakistan would hold countrywide protest after Friday prayers against the death sentence of Mutiur Rahman. He added ...

LAHORE - The services rendered by late Dr Majid Nizami for the Pakistan Movement, journalism and the ideology of Pakistan were matchless. These views were expressed by Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar while addressing a cheque distribution ceremony held at the Aiwan-i-Karkunan-i-Tehreek-i-Pakistan by the Pakistan Movement Workers Trust in collaboration with the Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust. Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust Chairman Rafique Tarar chaired the ...

LAHORE - FIA immigration authorities at Lahore airport recovered ...

LAHORE - Without naming the foreign powers, PAT chief Dr Tahirul ...

LAHORE - The Lahore High Court Thursday sought reply from Maryam ...

LAHORE - Punjab Government spokesman Zaeem Hussain Qadri has said ...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif will undertake an ...

LAHORE - Over 25,000 books were sold during the three-day book fair ...

LAHORE - After Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif approved the assistance package for families of government employees who died in service, the Punjab government  has started pondering over the ...

LAHORE - Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada on Thursday visited the Central Police Office (CPO) to attend a briefing arranged by Inspector General of Police Mushtaq Ahmed Sukhera, officials said. On ...

GCU law degreeThe Government College University is going to introduce law degree programmes for which the university’s syndicate has given its initial go-ahead. Law will be the 28th ...

LAHORE - Punjab government spokesman Syed Zaeem Hussain Qadri has directed all the relevant departments to complete development works and eliminate illegal possessions in the Journalists Colony, ...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Secretary Naveed Akram Cheema has directed that a dedicated committee be set up for controlling the arrival of Ebola virus in Pakistan and effective coordination between federal ...

LAHORE  - The Lahore High Court Thursday issued notice to the Punjab Assembly speaker until November 20, on a petition for not accepting the resignation tendered by Opposition leader in Punjab ...

LAHORE - Punjab Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) has arranged a capacity building workshop on Punjab Procurement Rules, 2014 at Punjab Education Foundation on Thursday. PPRA Managing Director ...

LAHORE: Provincial Minister for Cooperative Malik Iqbal Channar distributed laptops among 2,905 position-holder students at Government Post Graduate College, on Thursday. Director Colleges Dr ...

LAHORE - The PML-N foresees a near end to dharna politics after the PAT leader Dr Tahirul Qadri left for the USA and Canada leaving his followers and the PTI high and dry amid voices raised by ...

LAHORE - Secretary Higher Education Punjab Abdullah Khan Sumbal has said that more qualified staff is available at 522 government colleges and 114 government commerce colleges as compared to private ...

LAHORE - As Cyclone Nilofar approaches the coastal areas of Pakistan with gusty winds and heavy rainfall, WWF-Pakistan has stressed the need for taking precautionary steps. WWF-Pakistan has already ...

LAHORE - Renowned journalists at a seminar have called upon media to play role for promoting national solidarity and bring positive change in society. They were addressing a one-day seminar organized ...

LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that overseas Pakistanis are great ambassador of the country. The overseas Pakistanis are playing their due role in the development of those ...

LAHORE  - The government has decided to impose a ban on pillion riding and suspend mobile phone service on the 9th and 10th of Muharram in the provincial metropolis to maintain peace and law and ...

LAHORE - Parts of the country including the provincial capital received scattered rains on Tuesday with experts predicting more rains during next couple of days.Rain-thunderstorm occurred at isolated ...

LAHORE - The Lahore High Court has annulled Pakistan Medical Dental Council (PMDC) quota-based policy and ruled that the hardworking students should not be discouraged.After hearing the arguments on ...

LAHORE: Tehrik Nifaz Fiqah Jafaria (TNFJ) has warned against any restrictions on the mourning activities and procession during the holy month of Muharram, saying that the party would not tolerate any ...

LAHORE  - A 28-year-old woman died under mysterious circumstances in Factory Area. Her parents alleged that Sobia was poisoned to death by her husband, Amir Mahmood, over domestic dispute. ...

LAHORE  - A 16-year-old girl ended her life by consuming poisonous pills in Kahna on Wednesday. The family told the police that Saima took poisonous pills and was rushed to a local hospital, ...

LAHORE  - A teenage girl and her mother were gunned down by their relatives in the name ‘honour’ at their house in Shahdara Town on Wednesday, police said. Resident of Qaisar Town, ...

LAHORE: The menace of dengue continued to haunt people with increasing intensity as 34 more were tested positive for the deadly virus on Tuesday, taking the number of confirmed cases in the province ...

LAHORE - The Punjab government has approved a summary to purchase a helicopter for the Counter Terrorism Department to ensure prompt response to any untoward incident. The Punjab government has a ...

LAHORE - Of late, much hue and cry was heard in the neighboring India over Bilawal’s statements on Kashmir and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who took a hard line regarding the issue in ...

LAHORE - As tropical cyclone in Arabian Sea is heading towards Pakistan, its regional name –Nilofar- is talk of the town with the people asking how the nomenclature of hurricanes is decided and ...

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