Friday, April 18, 2014
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Senate in disbelief over Kashmir Highway ‘deadline’

ISLAMABAD: It is often said that the people are wary of politicians’ promises. But on Thursday, the Senate...

Bombers’ trail leads to arrests from guava farm in south Punjab

Officials said they are comparing the bombers’ modus operandi with that of TTP and UBA in Islamabad Sabzi Mandi blast.

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Experts stress women’s role in poverty alleviation

ISLAMABAD: Speakers at a conference here on Thursday stressed the role of women in alleviating poverty in the...

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Google Maps to be used for joint patrolling by police

Police will use Google Maps to define the patrolling points and as well as the beats and pickets in the cities.

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Sons of accused EOBI employee removed from ECL

ISLAMABAD: The chief justice of the Islamabad High Court (IHC), Justice Mohammad Anwar Khan Kasi, on Thursday,...

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Islamabad Bus Service put on back burner

CDA officials remain preoccupied with metro bus project

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Islamabad police force still ‘headless’

DIG, AIG holding additional charge of IG, SSP posts ‘not notified by Establishment Division’

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Citizens protest against ‘sham’ Indian elections

MUZAFFARABAD: A protest was held to condemn the alleged farcical parliamentary elections conducted in the Indian ...

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Efforts to improve public-police partnership underway

ISLAMABAD: The Rescue-15 department of the Islamabad police, on Thursday, arranged a ‘safe city walk’, to raise...

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Ex-President House official held

ISLAMABAD: A former official of the Presidency was arrested on the charge of taking money from the citizens on the...

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Removal of PCB member reversed

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday suspended the termination of the member scrutiny committee of...

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TEVTA employees’ union demands fair treatment

FATEHJANG: The employees of the Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) have been working on a...

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Students forced to study in ‘suffocating’ conditions

RAWALPINDI: Though most of the schools in Rawalpindi district are facing a shortage of furniture, the situation of a...

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Govt performs poorly on economic scorecard

A public policy think tank has termed the current PML-N govt as being below average in its overall economic performance.

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Sharif-Zardari’s latest bonhomie looks fine from afar

Vast time when Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif invited his political rival Asif Ali Zardari to dinner it was to say...

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Ministry set to auction 3G, 4G licences despite more roadblocks

The senate body’s recommendations will not stop the auction process to be held on April 23.

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Metro Events

Flower showA three day Spring Flowers, Birds and Butterfly show will be inaugurated on Friday April 18 at Lakeview...

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Warden caught selling mobile phone cards to prisoners

RAWALPINDI: A jail warden was caught selling mobile phone cards to the inmates of Adiala Jail. A security source ...

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Rawalpindi to witness two major sports events in coming week

RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi is going to host two mega sports events, within the next four days; the 11th National...

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Traffic warden accuses army officer of opening fire

RAWALPINDI: An army officer reportedly opened fire into the air after a traffic warden stopped a mini-truck, in ...

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Contempt petitions against SNGPL dismissed

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday dismissed contempt petitions filed by 532 CNG filling stations...

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Army to face HEC in netball finals

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Army and the Higher Education Commission (HEC) have qualified for the 13th Men’s Netball...

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