Staff Reporter

  • LAHORE - Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami, Pakistan, Senator Sirajul Haq, has accused the government of ignoring overseas Pakistanis who had been earning billions of dollars for the country and helping the nation in every difficulty. Addressing a press conference at Mansoora, he said that there was none to ...

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  • LAHORE - An anti-dengue drive, initiated by the district administration, is in full swing currently under which surveillance is being carried out at various points in the provincial capital.  Additional Deputy Commissioner General Safdar Hussain Virk Monday visited Union Council (UC) 109, ...

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  • DADU     -    -Unknown persons axed a labourer to death here at Asadullah Colony near Qazi Ahmed Road on Monday. According to details, Muhammad Suleman, 51, a labourer, was axed to death by unknown persons. After receiving information, Taluka police shifted the body to the ...

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  • LAHORE - Provincial Minister for Human Rights and Minorities Affairs, Ijaz Alam Augustine has strongly condemned the Indian government for expelling two Pakistani High Commission officials without any reasons.  In a statement issued here on Monday, he said that India violated the diplomatic ...

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  • LAHORE - Saman Rai has been appointed as Executive Director Lahore Arts Council (LAC). MS Rai took charge of her post as Executive Director of Lahore Arts Council (Alhamra) immediately after the notification was issued.  Rai is also holding additional charge of the Additional Secretary ...

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  • LAHORE - On the direction of CTO Lahore Captain (retired), Syed Hammad Abid, all driving licensing centres across the city have been opened.  To keep the citizens safe, all the licensing centres across the city were closed since March 18 due to the corona epidemic. On the occasion, CTO Hammad ...

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  • LAHORE           -        Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Secretary Muhammad Asif Bajwa has undergone self-isolation at home after having COVID19 symptoms. “I got flu and fever for a couple of days after which I had my coronavirus test done ...

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  • ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI - Pakistan on Sunday condemned India’s decision to declare two officials of the High Commission for Pakistan in New Delhi persona non grata requiring them to leave India within 24 hours. The Indian action was accompanied by a negative pre-planned and orchestrated media ...

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  • HYDERABAD - A truck struck a motorbike killing a woman on the spot in Hatri Bypass area here on Sunday. According to the po­lice, the vehicle’s driver escaped after the inci­dent leaving behind the truck which had been impounded. The woman, identi­fied as 50 years old Shahnila, ...

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  • KARACHI - Police in a raid and search operation at a ground floor apartment here recovered illegal arms and ammuni­tion on Sunday. Shara-e-Faisal Police conducted a raid at an apartment in its jurisdic­tion, arrested 10 suspects and unearthed arms hid­den underground, an offi­cial ...

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  • HYDERABAD - The Muttahida Qaumi Move­ment-Pakistan (MQM-P) has condemned the prolonged power outages by Hyderabad Electric Supply Company (HESCO) in Hyderabad dis­trict. In a statement issued here on Sunday by MPAs Nadeem Ahmed Siddiqui, Na­sir Qureshi and Rahid Khilji, the ...

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  • HYDERABAD - The activists of Sindh Hari Committee and Qaumi Awami Tahreek on Sunday staged protest demonstration against issuance of fake domiciles in Sindh and demanded immedi­ate cancellation of such domi­ciles. Protest demonstration led by senior vice president Sindh Hari Committee Azhar ...

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  • LAHORE - Punjab Information Minister Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan has said that both Sharif brothers share value of hypocrisy. Fayyaz-ul-Hassan, while responding to recent picture of PML-N’s supreme leader on Sunday, said that Nawaz Sharif used to pretend as no one was more ill than him but even ...

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  • LAHORE - Punjab Industries and Trade Minister Mian Aslam lqbal on Sunday held a meeting with representatives of the Poultry Association to discuss chicken prices as well as problems being faced by the poultry sector. During the meeting, the minister expressed concern over sale of chicken on above ...

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  • LAHORE - Dolphin Squad and Police Response Unit (PRU) of Lahore Police, in their crackdown against criminals, recovered 01 car, 05 bikes, 02 mobiles phones, 13 pistols, 03 rifles, magazines, bullets and thousands of rupees.  SP Dolphins Squad Aisha Butt while giving details of the weekly ...

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  • LAHORE - Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s personal physician Dr Adnan, on Sunday, has returned home from London, sources said. According to the sources Maryam Nawaz’s daughter also returned from London in the same flight of PIA which brought Dr. Adnan back home. The sources said ...

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  • LAHORE          -       Former Supreme Court judge Mr Justice (retd) Faqir Muhammad Khokhar has been appointed as an independent adjudicator to hear Umar Akmal’s appeal against the three-year ban for breaching the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) ...

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  • KARACHI - Sindh police and the provincial health department are in possession of 33 cross matched DNA reports (six conducted at Punjab Forensic Science Agency and 27 at Sindh Forensic DNA & Serology Laboratory- Karachi University) of the 97 victims of PIA flight 8303 that crashed here on May ...

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  • LAHORE - Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid has said that the Punjab government is providing best possible treatment to the COVID-19 patients at public sector hospitals, and that the government is reviewing the situation every 24 hours. Speaking at a press conference here at the Chief Minister ...

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  • Lahore - Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed sorrow and grief over the sad demise of renowned religious scholar and leader of Central Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadees Pakistan Maulana Abdul Rasheed Rashid Hazaravi. In his condolence message, the Chief Minister extended heartfelt sympathies ...

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  • LAHORE - The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Saturday ordered the district judiciary to resume its regular working from tomorrow (Monday June 1) following the standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) issued  for COVID-19 prevention. According to a LHC spokesman,  LHC Chief Justice Muhammad Qasim ...

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  • LAHORE - An 8-member delegation of  Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) led by its Chairman Asim Raza, called on Secretary Food Punjab Waqas Ali Mahmood on Saturday. Director Food Punjab Wajid Ali Shah and Chairman Flour Mills Punjab Abdul Rauf Mukhtar Awan were also present on this ...

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  • BADIN - People of different walks of life, including representatives of political parties, members of the civil society and right activists held a protest demonstration here outside the Badin Press Club on Saturday against the issuance of fake domiciles to the outsiders. They vowed to run a ...

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  • KARACHI - A car and its driver were rescued by workers of Madadgar 15 after it drove into the sea at Karachi’s Sea View Saturday afternoon. According to officials, the car was pulled out with the help of a tractor and the driver was rescued unscathed. Police officers of the area also reached ...

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  • KARACHI - A notification issued by Pakistan Railways earlier on Saturday allowed five more trains to resume operations in the country.  According to the notification, Sir Syed Express, Karachi Express will resume their operation from June 1 alongside Bahauddin Zikriya Express, Shalimar Express ...

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  • DADU - A protest was held here on Saturday against the absence of streetlights in several city areas. Addressing the protestors, the speakers said residents of different areas of the city such as Shahani Mohalla, Fish Market Road and Boys College Road were deprived of streetlights for a long time ...

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  • KARACHI - Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) on Friday demolished three illegal houses and one cemented-stool type structure from the top of the 54-inch diameter Haleji Conduit in Shahnawaz Goth, Bin Qasim area here. According to KWSB spokesperson, the successful operation was carried out in ...

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  • LAHORE            -          Lahore’s leading cricket organiser and Khan Sport’s Cricket Club President Munir Ahmad breathed his last here at a local hospital Saturday afternoon after a brief illness. Munir, who also had long ...

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  • Lahore            -         Techfront International FZE on Saturday reiterated its regrets to the Pakistan Cricket Board and sought an amicable resolution to an outstanding dispute between the parties. In a statement, Techfront International FZE ...

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  • Lahore             -          The Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front has reiterated its demand of passing on full relief of cut in oil prices in the global market to the industry, besides bringing key policy rate to 5 percent. ...

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