Iqtidar Gillani

  • LAHORE - Thousands of people will sit Aitkaf after Asr prayers today (Sunday). People will spend days and nights offering prayers, nawafils and reciting the Holy Quran till Eid. City mosques in Lahore have been elaborately decorated. Spaces are being allocated on a first-come-first-served basis due ...

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  • LAHORE: Parts of the country including Lahore received rainfall of varying intensities on Tuesday, bringing life to a standstill by causing urban flooding, traffic jams, power shutdowns and water shortage. The rains disturbed life in major cities as the rainwater inundated roads not only in ...

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  • LAHORE: The ruling party legislator Sheikh Allauddin demanded revisiting the proposed allocations and providing enough resources for eunuchs, the most neglected segment of the society. Speaking at the Punjab Assembly during budget debate on Tuesday, he urged the Punjab Chief Minister to intervene ...

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  • Paramedics and nurses at Shaikh Zayed Hospital today called off their 39 day strike after the government accepted their demands for civil servant status. The Punjab Health Department conceded most of their claims including the transfer of control of the hospital to a board of management. Officials ...

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  • LAHORE: The biggest ever earthquake of 8.1 magnitude hit the country at 14:11:40 Pakistan Standard Time in Punjab, KPK and Azad Kashmir. Huge losses are feared. Lahore and its surrounding areas were jolted with earthquake shocks, Waqt News reported. The tremors were felt in Islamabad, ...

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  • LAHORE – Burning of solid waste, emissions from moving and stationary sources, continuous demolition and construction activity and fast disappearance of trees for development purposes have caused considerable increase in air and noise pollution in major cities including Lahore. While ...

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