Muhammad Irtaza

  • TMultan -  Pakistan People’s Party’s Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Friday launched a scathing attack on his rivals and also pledged to address the grievances of the people of South Punjab by giving the region provincial status. Addressing a political rally here at Qasim Bagh, ...

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  • TMULTAN -  The traditional Chand Raat (moon night) festivities were underway when Hazrat Bibi, wife of Qari Abdul Ghafoor, a prayer leader at a mosque in Chowk Sarwar Shaheed, a remote village of Muzaffargarh district, felt labour pains. Qari, already father of five girls, was highly excited as ...

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  • TMULTAN-The traditional Chand Raat (moon night) festivities were underway when Hazrat Bibi, wife of Qari Abdul Ghafoor, a prayer leader at a mosque in Chowk Sarwar Shaheed, a remote village of Muzaffargarh district, felt labour pains. Qari, already father of five girls, was highly excited as a ...

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  • TMULTAN -  State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Ashraf Mahmood Wathra has directed the banks to understand needs of the economy and focus on agricultural financing as it is a viable business activity, having huge cash flows, and significant contribution to GDP with strong backward and forward ...

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  • TMULTAN - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif yesterday said the country had witnessed uplift as new roads were going to connect all areas of the entire country with one another from Khanjrab to Gawadar while power generation projects would rid Pakistan of loadshedding next year. Addressing the ...

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  • TMULTAN - A proposal to print barcode on the packing of all medicines is under consideration and the Punjab Government is likely to approve and implement it very soon, The Nation has learnt. Source in the Punjab Health Department disclosed the barcode would work as a tracking device to monitor the ...

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  • TMULTAN -  Abdul Majeed Warsi, the youngest of his three brothers, is the only one of his siblings who survived the Khulna massacre in March 1971. He was of 15 years when the mutiny erupted in the then East Pakistan, known as Bangladesh. Although he had future plans, the war turned his life ...

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  • TMULTAN - The Higher Education Commission has traced serious irregularities in the selection of foreign scholarships, recruitments, grant of affiliations, promotions, development work contracts and distance learning programme in Bahauddin Zakariya University, dubbing the lapses as serious academic ...

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  • TJhang- As soon as the wedding party ended, Madam Boota, a transgender person who earned her living as a birthday and marriage dancer, left for home. She was just a few yards away from her residence in Jahangiri Bazaar of the old Jhang city area, when a man emerged from a dark alley and grabbed her. ...

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  • TJhang- As soon as the wedding party ended, Madam Boota, a transgender person who earned her living as a birthday and marriage dancer, left for home. She was just a few yards away from her residence in Jahangiri Bazaar of the old Jhang city area, when a man emerged from a dark alley and grabbed her. ...

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  • TMULTAN-The decision of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan to withdraw Islamabad lockdown call has dismayed the youth, though some still believe that it was the best decision in view of the prevailing situation, disclosed a survey.Talking to The Nation here on Wednesday, the young ...

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  • TMULTAN-Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) Vice Chancellor (VC) Prof Tahir Ameen disclosed on Tuesday that he took special initiatives to make up the shortage of faculty which resulted into 21 percent increase in PhD and 13 percent total faculty in just one year.Giving details of reforms introduced ...

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  • TMULTAN-To bring communities closer and promote inter-faith harmony, the Islamic Research Centre (IRC) of Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) is going to hold an international conference in collaboration with World Council of Religions, disclosed Dr Abdul Qudoos Sohaib, Director of the IRC.“It ...

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  • TMultan-Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) Vice Chancellor Dr Tahir Ameen expressed concerns over the poor performances of Pakistani university as they have got no place among the top 500 varsities of the world.This is a serious issue of concern for the country, he said and added that the faculty ...

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  • TMULTAN - Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan Ameer Sirajul Haq has demanded immediate constitution of a commission on Panama Leaks, stating that the accountability process should start from Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Addressing the participants of Takmeel-e-Pakistan Kashmir March here at Chowk Kachehri on ...

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  • TMULTAN-Although it has been three days since the educational institutions re-opened after two and a half months long summer vacations, attendance is very thin at schools due to panic created by child-kidnapping rumours doing rounds in the town.A survey of city schools revealed that majority of the ...

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  • TMULTAN-Qandeel Baloch never knew that the fame she was running after could prove so fatal that it would cost the celebrity her life one day.Although she became a social media celebrity with over half a million facebook followers in last couple of years, the people took more interest in watching ...

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  • TMULTAN - Ali Haider Gilani, son of former prime minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani, disclosed on Wednesday that he was kidnapped by Al-Qaeda with the help of local facilitators, who took him to Faisalabad and kept him there for two and a half months before shifting him to North ...

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  • TMULTAN: Ali Haider Gilani, son of former Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani, disclosed on Wednesday that he was kidnapped by Al-Qaeda with the help of local facilitators, who took him to Faisalabad and kept him there for two and a half months before shifting him to North ...

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  • TMULTAN-The fee increase row has again surfaced in Multan just ahead of summer vacations as a big Multan-based group running a chain of schools and colleges has started fleecing students under different heads. The management of the school chain is hurling threats to parents to refrain from lodging ...

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  • TMultan Vice Chancellor Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture (MNSUA) Dr Asif Ali has anticipated that the country will show remarkable progress in agriculture in coming days as the future farmers will be graduates of agricultural universities and colleges.Talking to The Nation in an ...

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  • TMULTAN - Federal minister for petroleum and natural resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi declared on Saturday that the country would sign five more liquified natural gas (LNG) supply agreements with Qatar soon.Addressing the members of Multan Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI), the minister added ...

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  • TMULTAN It’s not just epilepsy that Muhammad Naeem, a 15-year old disabled boy, has to fight with, the unavailability of his medicine due to current price crisis has multiplied his ordeal.He has to find someone to push his wheelchair first and then goes to medicine market to search the ...

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  • TMULTAN Former provincial minister and aspirant for the PML-N ticket for by-election to NA-153 Multan-Vl (Jalalpur) Rana Qasim Noon has won the tiebreaker against Dewan Abbas Bokhari, son of disqualified MNA from the constituency and another strong candidate for the ticket, as the party leadership ...

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  • TMULTAN As over 50 independently elected chairmen of union councils joined PML-N in the last two days, it has become obvious that the offices of District Council chairman and Municipal Corporation mayor of Multan will be won by the ruling party.As the aspirants for the offices of mayor and chairman ...

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  • T MULTANAs the process to complete local governments has resumed in Punjab, 70 new members will join District Council, Municipal Corporation and Municipal Committees of Multan against the reserved seats on February 14, The Nation has learnt.The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has declared the ...

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  • TMULTANThe toothless local government representatives look highly perturbed on their powerlessness as the councillors have threatened to hold protest while the vice chairmen are also going to follow in their footsteps to get power, The Nation has learnt.A bunch of councillors elected in December 5 ...

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  • T MULTAN Although the PML-N rebels succeeded in winning voters' hearts in recent local government election, they failed to catch attention of the party bosses. The PML-N sources claim that the party leadership has decided not to talk to the rebels who have won against party candidates in local ...

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  • TMULTAN At least 20 aspirants for the offices of Mayor/Deputy Mayor of Municipal Corporation and Chairman/Vice Chairman District Council Multan submitted their applications to the PML-N Secretariat in Lahore till December 20 the last date for application submission, indicating that a tough ...

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  • TMultan Shocked on San Bernardino shooting and subsequent killing of the suspected shooters in a mysterious police action, the students of Pharmacy department, a couple of whom attended D Pharmacy classes with the alleged shooter Tashfeen Malik, believed that a new conspiracy had been hatched ...

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