MUHAMMAD ASAD CHAUDHRY

  • TISLAMABAD - The newly-elected lower house of the Parliament has failed to elect members of its standing committees in the given timeframe as a deadline provided in the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in National Assembly expired on September 18. According to the rules, members of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Completion of Faisalabad-Khanewal portion of Faisalabad-Multan Motorway (M4) is most likely to face delay as almost half of development work is still pending on its Section-3 between Shorkot and Khanewal. The timely completion of the said motorway project is quite necessary because it ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Chairman National Highway Authority Jawad Rafique Malik is optimistic that the incumbent government would continue all the ongoing road infrastructure development projects included in Public Sector Development Programme related to the multibillion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The National Highway Authority while replying to a query regarding toll tax exemption for lawyers on motorways clarified that as per the policy, there was no exemption for any specific vehicle or a group of road users on national highways and motorways.  Though, the lawyers already ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Around 13 non-operational toll plazas at different locations on national highways across the country are causing a revenue loss of over Rs350 million each year to the National Highway Authority. According to details available with The Nation, a total of thirteen toll plazas are ...

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  • Tislamabad - A land demarcation report submitted by the Survey of Pakistan in apex court on Tuesday has revealed that 49.475 acres of extra land other than the originally allotted 145 acres, is in possession of Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) and Guns and Country Club.  A process to physically ...

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  • TIslamabad - A move to engage a consultant for much-awaited revision of Capital’s master plan has been delayed due to change of government and the retirement of Member Planning and Design, Capital Development Authority (CDA). Following the CDA board’s decision to hire a consultant to ...

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  • TIslamabad-A move to engage a consultant for much-awaited revision of Capital’s master plan has been delayed due to change of government and the retirement of Member Planning and Design, Capital Development Authority (CDA). Following the CDA board’s decision to hire a consultant to ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Building Control Section (BCS) of Capital Development Authority (CDA) while ignoring the categorical directions of Member Planning is reluctant to refuse permission for the provision of Sui Gas connection to the Grand Ambassador Hotel.  Sources inside the civic body informed that ...

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  • TIslamabad-One of the core announcements made by the newly elected Prime Minister Imran Khan to convert his official residence, the Prime Minister House into an advanced research university is not permissible under the existing master plan of the capital city.   Islamabad’s master plan ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  After postponement on Thursday, a meeting to resolve an ongoing tussle between Capital Development Authority (CDA) and Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) over distribution of assets will be held today (Friday). The meeting was earlier secluded on Thursday in the chair ...

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  • TIslamabad - The International Friendship Garden situated at Shakarparian in Islamabad is a source to track the history of Pakistan’s bilateral relations with other countries as it has 130 trees of friendship, planted by different heads of states on their visit to Pakistan. The garden was ...

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  • Tislamabad - Following a change of government, the completion of an already delayed Bara Kahu bypass project has become near impossible because the project was a brainchild of previous government, the Nation has learnt.    A strong proponent of the project was former state ...

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  • TIslamabad - The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) asked the Capital Development Authority (CDA) to provide complete record of its board meetings to conclude an ongoing enquiry regarding illegal appointments in the civic body.  A letter in this regard was written by deputy director FIA ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A decades-long association and strong connectivity of former president Asif Ali Zardari with his legal team will ultimately help him to sustain an increasing pressure on the judicial front, which he is facing nowadays. The concerned circles believed that the co-chairman Pakistan ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The senior leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Aleem Khan did not appear in person before the Building Control Section II (BCS-II), but a senior staff member of his housing project Park View City visited the civic body and assured to comply with all the rules and ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The senior leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Aleem Khan did not appear in person before the Building Control Section II (BCS-II), but a senior staff member of his housing project Park View City visited the civic body and assured to comply with all the rules and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered to place before the federal cabinet — the no-objection certificate (NOC) regarding the appointment of former army chief Gen (retd) Raheel Sharif as head of the 41-nation military alliance led by Saudi Arabia — for a regular approval or ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday indicated that the apex court could form a Panama-style joint investigation team (JIT) to probe the allegations of money laundering against former president Asif Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur. A three-judge bench ...

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  • TIslamabad - Ad-hocism is the order of the day at Capital Development Authority (CDA) as currently there are only two permanent board members instead of a total of five, while the rest of the wings of the civic body are working under temporary heads.  Meanwhile, dozens of other officers are ...

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  • Tislamabad - Ad-hocism is the order of the day at Capital Development Authority (CDA) as currently there are only two permanent board members instead of a total of five, while the rest of the wings of the civic body are working under temporary heads.  Meanwhile, dozens of other officers ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The Capital Development Authority (CDA) on Friday following the directions of Islamabad High Court (IHC) unsealed 21 out of 59 schools, which were earlier, closed down on non-confirming use of residential buildings.   The ongoing drive against private educational ...

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  • Tislamabad - The CDA’s board on Thursday approved a set of recommendations to smoothly shift out private schools from the residential sectors and also gave a green light to an ongoing operation against said educational institutions working in residential premises. While rejecting one of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Islamabad High Court Judge Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui was apparently quite frustrated when he lost his temperament and approached the rostrum to directly address the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) which was hearing an alleged misconduct reference against him in a jam-packed courtroom No ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - After successfully winning the NA-156 (Multan-III) seat, Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf Vice-Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi will most likely hold a powerful portfolio in the upcoming federal cabinet led by party chief Imran Khan. Though he was a strong aspirant for the Punjab chief ...

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  • TIslamabad - A legacy of being undefeated since 1985 attributed to Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan ended on Wednesday, when he failed to secure two national assembly seats and a provincial assembly seat out of a total four constituencies he was fighting for.  He was contesting from two national ...

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  • Tislamabad - There are a number of contestants in the electoral politics of district Rawalpindi, who have been allies in the past but are now contesting against each other in the upcoming general elections. The American businessmen, Ross Perot, had said; “war has rules, mud wrestling has ...

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  • TIslamabad - A cash-strapped Capital Development Authority (CDA) is once again preparing to auction more commercial plots in September, 2018 however the civic body lacks a complete data of its remaining ‘sellable plots’ worth billions of rupees. It is necessary for long term planning ...

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  • TIslamabad - The possible elections outcome for Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in Rawalpindi city is heavily dependent on the performance of Senator Chaudhry Tanveer Ahmed Khan as his two sons, nephew and niece’s husband are in the run from four different constituencies including a ...

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  • Tislamabad - The myth of prosperity and a lot of opportunities in largest cities proved wide of the mark as a report revealed that poverty in urban areas was a major and visible phenomenon and six out of 10 major cities have double-digit poverty figures. According to the report titled ...

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