Topic: Baba
pakpattan sets baba fareed urs
October 19, 2014

Pakpattan sets for Baba Fareed Urs from 21st

PAKPATTANThe 15-day long celebrations of 772th Urs of famous saint and first Punjabi poet Hazrat Baba Fareed Uddin Masood Ganj Shakar (RA) will start from October 21.About 2.5 million people are expected to attend the Urs celebrations including from abroad. The devotees from different parts of the ...

blast destroys taqi baba shrine mastung
August 27, 2014

Blast destroys Taqi Baba's shrine in Mastung

QUETTA - Two persons including a woman were injured Tuesday when militants blew up the shrine of a Sufi in Mastung district, police said. The shrine located in the main commercial area of Mastung was completely destroyed due to the explosion.Police official Nazir Ahmed said that militants had ...

mela baba syden shah start
August 24, 2014

Mela Baba Syden Shah to start from 29th

NOORPUR THAL - Fairs are the most popular form of entertainment in Thal. In fact, Thal is a land of fairs and festivals. Some of them are celebrated in memory of saints.The Tehsil Municipal Administration (TMA) has announced the schedule for annual historical mela Baba Syedan Shah. According to ...

'Ali Baba 40 thieves' breaking record of civilian dictatorship: Musharraf

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD- Former president and chief of All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) General (Retd) Pervez Musharraf said today 'Ali Baba and forty thieves' are now hiding under the umbrella of democracy to break all the records of 'civil dictatorship'. Talking to APML leaders Dr Muhammad Amjid ...

ji chief jamhooriat sirajul haq title baba
August 15, 2014, 4:15 pm

JI chief Siraj ul Haq get title of ‘Baba-e-Jamhooriat’

ISLAMABAD- The political and media circles have given the title of “Baba-e-Jamhooriat” to the JI chief Sirajul Haq for playing a very crucial role in defusing the political tensions created after decision of the PTI to hold Azadi March on the federal capital. The positive role played ...

mela baba syden shah start
August 01, 2014

Mela Baba Syden Shah to start from 22nd

NOORPUR THALThe three day celebrations of annual Mela Baba Syden Shah will start from August 22 here. According to convener Mela Committee Tehsil Municipal Officer (TMO) Muhammad Azhar Khan, MNA Malik Shakir Bashir Awan will inaugurate the Mela. “The Mela is a bouquet of diverse regional ...

baba saiyen passes
July 26, 2014

Baba Saiyen passes away

LAHORE: Eminent sufi poet and senior advocate Akmal Bhatti, commonly known as Baba Saiyen, passed away on Friday. He was laid to rest at a local graveyard.He survived by a widow and three sons. Qul and dua for the departed soul would be held after Asr prayers at 60-K Wahdat Colony today (Saturday). ...

remembering irfani baba
June 06, 2014

Remembering Irfani Baba

Prof Ghulam Sarwar Qureshi - About 32 km towards Sunder on Multan Road, there is a white dome and an impressive mosque on the right bank. This is the eternal abode of Irfani Baba, who is one of the band of sincere and devoted men.Irfani, whose name was Syed Wajeeh-us-Seema Irfani, was born in a ...

baba ladla brother held dha
April 05, 2014

Baba Ladla’s brother held from DHA

KARACHI  - Law enforcement agencies claimed to have arrested 90 suspects during the targeted operation. The arrested persons included the brother of Lyari gang chief, Noor Muhammad aka Baba Ladla. Police sources revealed that Zahid Ladla wanted to the police in more than 100 criminal cases ...

dream baba guru nanak university true
February 17, 2014

Dream of Baba Guru Nanak University to come true: Barjees

SANGLA HILLFederal Minister for Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan Affairs Ch Barjees Tahir has said that dream of Baba Guru Nanak University in Nankana Sahib will be materialised soon. The proposed university will not only open new era of education revolution but also economic avenues in the ...

repair hamza baba complex
February 17, 2014

Call for repair of Hamza Baba complex

Khyber Agency - Senior members of Hamza Baba literary Jirga Khyber Agency, poets and fans of the late Amir Hamza Khan Shinwari remembered as Baba-e-Pashto ghazal have demanded of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Engineer Shaukatullah to release funds for renovation, and library of Hamza Baba Cultural ...

baba farid bridge river sutlej
February 14, 2014

Baba Farid Bridge over River Sutlej still inaccessible

PAKPATTAN Baba Farid Bridge over River Sutlej built with a huge cost of around Rs1.25 billion failed to facilitate commuting from Bahawalnagar to Pakpattan and vice versa due to the worst condition of roads leading to the bridge on either sides, prompting commuters to use traditional route. ...

ali baba elder brothers
February 02, 2014

Ali Baba, his elder and younger brothers

LAHORE - Various political leaders have consistently been alleging that the PML-N and PPP leaders are two faces of the same base coin.The accusers mean that no matter what the posturing of the leaders of the two parties, in reality they are one and the same thing. They are feathers of the same ...

Bomb blast partially damages Baba Saheb shrine in Charsadda

CHARSADDA : The shrine of Baba Saheb was partially damaged after an explosion took place outside its walls on Tuesday. The time device was planted at the back door of the shrine in a container, which went off with a big bang, however, no loss of life was reported. As the news spread, devotees and ...

attend baba guru nanak birth anniversary
November 18, 2013

8,000 to attend Baba Guru Nanak birth anniversary

ATTOCK - More than eight thousands Sikh yatrees, including 2,500 Indian Sikhs will participate in 545th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak here at the Gurdwara Siri Punja Sahib Hassanabdal. Deputy Administrator Shrines Faraz Abbas said this while talking to newsmen on Sunday. While giving ...

baba guru nanak birth anniversary
November 17, 2013

Baba Guru Nanak birth anniversary begins

NANKANA SAHIBThe three-day celebrations of 545th birth anniversary of Sikh spiritual leader Baba Gurunanak Dev Jee started here amid stringent security measures.A large number of Sikh Yatrees from India and other countries have arrived in Nankana Sahib to participate in the celebrations. On the ...

baba guru nanak birth anniversary
November 17, 2013

Baba Guru Nanak birth anniversary begins

NANKANA SAHIB - The three-day celebrations of 545th birth anniversary of Sikh spiritual leader Baba Gurunanak Dev Jee started here amid stringent security measures.A large number of Sikh Yatrees from India and other countries have arrived in Nankana Sahib to participate in the celebrations. On the ...

showers praise baba ali
September 06, 2013

PM showers praise on ‘Ali Baba’

LAHORE  - President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif tried to show they’ve no love lost for each other. What was seen at the prime minister’s farewell luncheon for the outgoing president was hypocrisy at its peak. The guest and the host were all praise for each ...

annual urs baba sakhi
August 21, 2013

Annual Urs of Baba Sakhi Syedan Shah ends

NOORPUR THAL The two-day annual Urs celebrations of Sufi Saint Hazrat Baba Sakhi Syedan Shah concluded here the other day.The Urs of the saint is held on August 12 and 13 every year.Always, it’s an important religious occasion in Thal as thousands of people visit the shrine during the Urs ...

Baba Haider demands separate Hazara province

ISLAMABADTehreek-e-Hazara Chairman Baba Haider Zaman on Monday reiterated his demand to make Hazara a separate province. Addressing a press conference here at National Press Club, he said that they had remained silent for years and waiting for the government's decision in this regard. He said that ...

Baba Guru Nanak’s birth celebrations conclude

LAHORE - Three days long birth anniversary celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak (founder of Sikh religion) were concluded at Nankana Sahib attended by thousands of Sikh Yatrees, said spokesman of Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) on Wednesday. He said the Yatrees celebrated their religious rite of ...

baba fareed urs commences
November 12, 2012

Baba Fareed Urs commences

PAKPATTAN - The 15-day-long celebrations of 770 annual Urs of Sufi saint, scholar and first Punjabi poet Hazrat Baba Fareed Uddin Masood Ganj-e-Shakar (RA) commenced here on Sunday.Sajjada Nasheen Dewan Maudood Masood Chishti performed the inauguration wherein he prayed for the development and ...

baba bulley shah urs starts
August 24, 2012

Baba Bulley Shah Urs starts today

KASURDistrict Kasur administration has made fool-proof security arrangements for the three-day annual Urs celebrations of Hazrat Baba Bulley Shah. The 255th annual Urs of the great sufi mystic poet of Punjabi would start from Friday (today) and would conclude on Sunday.  Representatives of ...

Rehman Baba Flyover Offing
May 02, 2011

Rehman Baba Flyover in the offing

PESHAWAR In order to overcome traffic issue in the provincial metropolis, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government has decided to build 'Rehman Baba Flyover by spending Rs 170.4 million, which is considered to minimise the problem to a great extent, officials said. To facilitate commuters and minimise ...

Indian Guru Sai Baba Dies
April 25, 2011

Indian guru Sai Baba dies

PUTTAPARTHI, India (AFP) - Sathya Sai Baba, one of India's most famous gurus, died in hospital on Sunday, triggering a global outpouring of grief and tributes from devotees across politics, sport and entertainment. He was 85 and finally succumbed to multiple organ failure after being in a critical ...

Indian Guru Sathya Sai Baba Passes Away
April 24, 2011, 2:36 am

Indian guru Sathya Sai Baba passes away

Indian guru Sathya Sai Baba, who was undergoing treatment for multi-organ dysfunction, passed away in Puttaparthi on Sunday. Sai Baba, who was 86, breathed his last at 7.40 am, following cardio-respiratory failure, at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, its Director A N Safaya ...

Sudais Club Win Hamza Baba Cricket
January 27, 2011

Sudais Club win Hamza Baba Cricket

KHYBER AGENCY - Sudais cricket club clinched the title by defeating Shinwari club in final match of Hamza Baba Cricket tournament held here in Landikotal the other day. The tournament was organised under the auspices of Shinwari Sports Committee and was participated by 41 teams including teams ...

Targeted Shrine Fareeds Baba
October 26, 2010

Baba Fareed's shrine targeted

PAKPATTAN Explosion caused by a planted bomb outside the centuries-old Sharqi Gate of Hazrat Baba Fareed-ud-Din Masood Ganj Shakar (RA) Shrine on Monday morning resulted in seven deaths while 17 others were injured. According to police, the bomb hidden in milk pot went off at 6:25am after Fajr ...

Urs Baba Laal Shah
June 27, 2010

Urs of Baba Laal Shah

LAHORE (PR) - The two days 69the annual Urs of Hazrat Baba Laal Shah (RA) will be started with the Chiraghan ceremony today (Sunday) at Manawala near Berriwala Darbar. Bawa Pir Walayat Shah Jalali, Sajaada Nasheen Bawa Syed Ejaz Shah Jalali and Al-Haj Pir Khadim Hussain Shah of Manawala will ...

Launch Joshmeray Baba Today
February 22, 2010

Launch of Josh-Meray Baba today

ISLAMABAD (APP) - Josh Adabi Foundation will launch a book titled Josh - Meray Baba of Farrukh Jamal Malihabadi, grandson of Josh Malihabadi on February 22. The book launching ceremony being organized in collaboration with Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) will be arranged in connection with the ...