OUR STAFF REPORT

  • TISLAMABAD:- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will lay the foundation stone of a six-lane overhead bridge at Imamia Colony Railway Crossing Shahdara Lahore on Friday (today). The project starts at Shahdara and ends approximately 4.4 kilometres south of Kala Shah Kaku Interchange. The total length ...

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  • TMOHMAND AGENCY - The agency received a batch of 400 vials of medicine necessary for the treatment of leishmaniasis. The medicine was arranged by Headquarters FC North, as a couple of weeks back, the Political Agent sought help of the IG FC North Major Gen Waseem Ashraf in arranging the injections ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS - Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has fulfilled the demand of Mirpurkhas citizens by approving 3.35 acres of land for graveyard near Muhammad Medical College, taluka Hussain Bux Marri. Talking to this scribe Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) MPA Nusrat Sultana Thursday said ...

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  • TBADIN - The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is the only party which can pull country out of crises. These views were expressed by PPP People’s Youth Organisation (PYO) provincial President Javed Nayab while addressing the participants in a meeting the other day. He said that the PYO was ...

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  • TJACOBABAD - Raaz Khan Pathan, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader of Jacobabad, continued arranging iftar dinners on fourth consecutive day on Thursday at several places in Jacobabad. Raaz said that fasting is a main pillar of Islam and Ramazan teach us brotherhood and believe on God. Ramazan is ...

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  • TAHMEDPUR EAST -  Prince Bahawal Abbas Khan Abbasi on Thursday joined Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf in the presence of PTI Chairman Imran Khan in Islamabad. He was accompanied by his father Amir of Bahawalpur Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi who has been MNA five times and maternal uncle PTI leader Malik Amin ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) -  Three cold storages for hoarding various edibles have been unearthed while the divisional administration ordered to immediately disband the so-called wholesale fruit and vegetable market at Naangi in Mirpur City ending the long hegemony of an only family. According to an ...

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  • THAFIZABAD -  A seminar was held to pay rich tributes to Hazrat Fatima-tuz-Zahra (RA) in a local restaurant where a large number of scholars addressed the gathering. Pir Syed Sabir Hussain Shah, Hafiz Mumtaz Naeem Sultani, Syeda Abida Bukhari Advocate, Syeda Tayyaba Tahira Sultani and others ...

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  • TFAISALABAD - The University of Agriculture Faisalabad has produced eight PhDs totaling the number of doctors of philosophy to 1,661 produced so far. Mubashar Omar from Department of Farm Machinery and Power, Fareeha Bashir from  Department of Biochemistry; Muhammad Idrees from Department of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Central Development Working Party (CDWP) has Thursday approved 24 projects of worth Rs19.6 billion while 12 projects worth Rs781.39 billion, including the up-gradation of railway ML-I, were referred to Executive Committee of National Economic Council (Ecnec) for further ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Stock Exchange landed back into the red zone on Thursday, with the benchmark KSE 100-index losing 236 points to close at 42,536 points. The index made a high of 66 points vs a low of 325 points. Market started the day on a positive note but eventually came down, while traded ...

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  • TLAHORE - There is no institution that now exists to work meticulously with the auto industry after dissolution of the Engineering Development Board (EDB). The industry, with investments exceeding Rs370 billion and supporting 2.5 million households, is seeking help in ensuring its very ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore Electric Supply Company (Lesco) has disconnected power supply to public sector 'dead defaulters' who have not paid their electricity bills of millions of rupees for the last many months. The defaulters included Punjab Assembly, Kot Lakhpat Jail, Punjab Cooperative Board, ...

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  • THAFIZABAD - Student nurses continued their strike for the second consecutive day on Thursday as a protest against the non-payment of their honoraria for the past eight months. They staged demonstration in front of the office of District Accounts Officer and raised vociferous slogans against ...

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  • TKAMALIA - Kamalia Municipality councillor Rana Shabbir Manna met Kamalia Municipal Committee (MC) chairman Malik Sharif and demanded an X-ray machine at Kamalia City Hospital. During the meeting, several matters of public interest were discussed. Rana Shabbir Manna told the MC chairman that ...

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  • TSHARAQPUR SHARIF/OKARA - A woman was raped after abduction at Gogera here. According to Okara police, the rape victim stood on a road, waiting for a bus to city. In the meanwhile, some unidentified men in a car came next to her and offered her lift to Okara City. She boarded the car. They ...

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  • TOKARA - The All Pakistan Clerks Association (Apca) staged a protest demonstration against the apprehension of APCA president Haji Irshad Ahmad here. Apca district president Haji Tanveer Shah, general secretary Ghulam Asghar Abid led hundreds of Apca members. They were carrying banners and ...

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  • TOKARA - A woman was deprived of cash and other valuables after being intoxicated at bazaar here the other day. According to police, Zubeda Kausar, wife of Sharif, resident of Shakir Shah Colony, Depalpur was at Okara Market for shopping. An unknown woman fell in conversation with her and ...

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  • TKARACHI - A woman along with an infant was died after they fell down from the rooftop of a building in Dehli Colony under mysterious circumstances on Wednesday. The incident took place at Street No 6, Delhi Colony within the limits of Frere police station. The deceased was identified as 22-year-old ...

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  • TKARACHI - Governor Sindh Mohammad Zubair has said that due to improved law and order, investment in every sector of economy is being made, especially in Pakistan’s financial hub Karachi. This he said while talking to a three-member delegation of Cargill group led by its group Managing ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Parliamentary Leader in Sindh Assembly Khurrum Sher Zaman criticized the KMC and Karachi commissioner for lack of preparedness to deal with current heatwave in the city. Sher Zaman expressed shock and dismay over the reported remarks of the KMC health ...

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  • TKANDHKOT - The prices of essential food items including vegetables, chicken especially fruits have been raised during Ramazan across Kashmore. On Wednesday, people of Kashmore, Kandhkot, Tangwani and its adjoining areas have complained that as Ramazan days have started the rates of food items have ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) -  AJK President Sardar Masood Khan emphasised a need for developing skills, confidence and sense of responsibility of the students. He said that constructive steps would also be taken to encourage the students of the primary, middle and secondary schools to join the Pakistan Girl ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - A financial expert and economist welcomed the Rs108.02 billion AJK budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 announced on Monday. He described it as balanced, development-oriented and supportive of the overall socio-economic uplift of the State. “This is a people-friendly and ...

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  • TWAZIRABAD -  Gepco held a ‘Line Staff Safety Seminar’ that was largely attended by subdivisional officers and line staff from six subdivisions at Wazirabad XEN Office on Wednesday. Wazirabad Executive Engineer (XEN) Imtiaz Ali said that there is no alternate to life. Picking ...

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  • TMANDI BAHAUDDIN - A man was shot dead by rivals while three women were injured over a property dispute here the other day. According to police, a man was shot dead by unidentified suspects at his house at Majhi village here the other day. Riaz Ahmed was asleep at his house when some unidentified ...

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  • TKASUR - Three persons died in different incidents here the other day. According to police sources, 60-year-old Ghulam Sarwar, resident of Road Kot, was on his way on a motorbike. As he reached Raiwind Road near Bhatti Hospital, a speeding car coming from the opposite direction crushed him to death. ...

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  • TMUZAFFARGARH - Kotadu police have failed to provide protection to the common man against the rising theft and robbery incidents in the city. This was stated by office-bearers of Anjuman-e-Tajran during a media talk here the other day. They said that a CCTV footage showing a group of thieves ...

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  • TSIALKOT -  The Sikh community hosted an Iftar dinner for the Muslims at the ancient Gurudwara Baabey Di Beri here on Wednesday. On the occasion, Gurudwara Caretaker Sardar Jaskaran Singh said that the aim of holding the event was to promote interfaith harmony. Local Sikh community leader ...

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  • TSIALKOT - The upgradation process of 305 health facilities has been halted due to the unavailability of funds and red-tapism across Gujranwala Division. As many as 250 rural health centres (RHCs) and 50 basic health units (BHUs) need upgradation in six Sialkot, Narowal, Gujrat, Mandi Bahaud Din, ...

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