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Police finalized security arrangements for Eid

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 27th July 2014

Police finalized security arrangements for Eid LAHORE: The city police have finalized elaborate security arrangements to cope with any untoward incident on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. A spokesman for police told APP on Sunday, the Acting CCPO would himself monitor the security arrangements while police would remain on high alert for maintaining law and order and protecting the life and property...


Eid shopping peaks

By: Hassaan Ali, Uploaded: 27th July 2014

Eid shopping peaks SIALKOT: Eid shopping has peaked in the city and cantonment areas and a great rush was witnessed in shopping centres. According to a survey, despite price hike ready-made garments attracted  buyers the most with new verities and designs. Some female buyers said  prices of ready-made garments were very high. A great hustle and bustle was...


PR Police IG distributes Eid gifts

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 26th July 2014

PR Police IG distributes Eid gifts LAHORE: Pakistan Railways Police Inspector General Syed Ibne Hussain here on Saturday distributed Eid gifts among the employees (grade-4) in a ceremony at Central Police Office. According to the PRP sources,the IG specially remembered grade-4 employees on Eid like the previous year. He said the employees should be remembered on special events so that they...


Multan firing injures 4 included 2 traffic wardens

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Multan firing injures 4 included 2 traffic wardens MULTAN: As many as four persons including two traffic wardens were injured in firing by some unknown persons on Saturday morning here, Aaj News reported. According to the police report,  the traffic wardens in front of Chehleek police station near Kachehri Road had stopped two motorbike riders Nasir and Shakil on violation of traffic rules....


PTI’s youth wing groups’ clash, leaves one injured

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PTI’s youth wing groups’ clash, leaves one injured RAHIMYAR KHAN: In a clash which has been erupted between two groups of party’s youth wing, a PTI’s worker was injured, Aaj News reported on Thursday. According to the reports, the fighting started over raising slogans by the two groups of Youth Wing during a public rally at Nursery ground. Workers used weapons freely in...


5 cops remanded to police involved in Model Town tragedy

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 15th July 2014

5 cops remanded to police involved in Model Town tragedy LAHORE: In connection with Model Town Tragedy case, A special anti-terrorism court (ATC) handed over five policemen to police on a 5-day physical remand, Aaj News reported on Monday. According to details, the police produced five policemen, Station House Officer (SHO) Aamir Saleem, Hafiz Athar, Naveed, Kashif and Khurram, before the special court of Judge...


Hajj 2014: Print media education campaign for intending pilgrims to be started soon

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Hajj 2014: Print media education campaign for intending pilgrims to be started soon ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony would soon launch an education campaign in print media to enable the intending pilgrims to perform the sacred religious obligation as per Sharia. According to an official, the print media campaign is aimed at enlightening the pilgrims and residents to be committed to the rules and...


PAL issues quarterly Adbiyat edition on `Naat’

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PAL issues quarterly Adbiyat edition on `Naat’ ISLAMABAD: The latest special issue of Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL)’s quarterly issue “Adbiyat” is on the genre “Naat” and it will serve as a reference document for students and scholars. Chairman Pakistan Academy of Letters, Shiraz Latif, speaking on the launching ceremony of the edition said Pakistani literature is very rich so for as...


Govt making efforts for peace: Baligh ur Rehman

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Govt making efforts for peace: Baligh ur Rehman BAHAWALPUR: Operation Zarb-e-Azb is achieving the goal of peace and terrorism will be eradicated from the country shortly. This was stated by Minister of State for Education and Interior Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman here on Monday while talking to APP. He said that government was making all out efforts to accommodate and facilitate Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)....


Woman burnt to death by husband

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 14th July 2014

Woman burnt to death by husband KHANEWAL: A woman was allegedly burnt to death  by her husband and other relatives at Chak 13/8-AR, Mian Channu. Kheraat, brother of the deceased woman, said that husband of his sister namely Akbar used to torture his sister Noran Bibi, a mother of two children. He said that Akbar set his sister on fire by...


Farooq advises Imran Khan to utilise his energies for IDPs in KP

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Farooq advises Imran Khan to utilise his energies for IDPs in KP ISLAMABAD: Chief Coordinator of Pakistan Muslim League (N) Siddiqul Farooq has advised Imran Khan to shun his present ways and utilise energies for Internally Displaced Persons and  people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. In an interview to APP, Chief Coordinator of Pakistan Muslim League (N) Siddiqul Farooq advised Imran Khan that he should seek unconditional apology from...


Faisalabad: Injured robber arrested, two escaped

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 12th July 2014

Faisalabad: Injured robber arrested, two escaped FAISALABAD: The police have claimed to arrest a robber while his two accomplices managed to escape after an encounter on Friday night in Mansoorabad police limits. According to a police spokesman, a patrolling squad signaled three persons riding on a motorcyclist to stop but the motorcyclists accelerated the vehicle and opened fire at the police...


Faisalabad: Married woman commits suicide

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 12th July 2014

Faisalabad: Married woman commits suicide FAISALABAD: A married woman committed suicide over domestic dispute in the area of Garh police on Saturday. According to police, Imtiaz Bibi committed suicide by swallowing poison pills after quarreling with her spouse Lal Khadkhoro at Chak No.622-GB over domestic dispute. She was rushed to hospital but she breathed her last. The police took body...


ASI killed by resisting women

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th July 2014

ASI killed by resisting women FAISALABAD: A police man was killed by resisting women during a raid in Garh police limits on Friday. According to a police spokesman, ASI Rehmat Ali of Garh police, on a tip-off, conducted raid at a house in Garh Fateh Shah to arrest a Proclaimed Offender Jaafar Ali. During raid female inmates resisted and severly...


Lahore: 447 injured rescued in road accidents

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th July 2014

Lahore: 447 injured rescued in road accidents LAHORE: The Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122) provided emergency to four dead persons and 447 victims of 495 road accidents in all 36 districts of the province during the last 24 hours. As many as 98 accidents were reported in Lahore with 121 victims, 53 in Faisalabad with 61 injured and 33 in Gujranwala with...


Provincial ministers visit Ramzan bazaars

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th July 2014

Provincial ministers visit Ramzan bazaars LAHORE: Provincial ministers and advisors paid surprise visits to Ramazan bazaars in nine districts and checked the quality, prices and availability of essential items. Agriculture Minister Dr. Farrukh Javed visited Ramazan bazaars in Bahawalnagar and Chishtian. He took notice of poor quality of flour in Ramazan bazaars on Eidgah Road and Fawarah Chowk Bahawalnagar and...


Shahbaz terms China’s visit successful

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Shahbaz terms China’s visit successful LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz  Sharif has said that useful dialogue was held and important progress made with Chinese authorities on cooperation in energy, infrastructure and other sectors. Talking to newsmen on his arrival from China at Allama Iqbal Airport here on Wednesday night, he said that his visit to China remained successful in...


400 terrorists killed so far: Khawaja Asif

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 8th July 2014

400 terrorists killed so far: Khawaja Asif ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said that four hundred (400) terrorists have so far been killed during the ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan Agency (NWA). In an interview with Radio Pakistan, the minister said that twenty (20) soldiers embraced martyrdom in the line of duty. He said that he cannot give any...


20,000 passports are being issued daily in Punjab

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 8th July 2014

20,000 passports are being issued daily in Punjab LAHORE: Around a record number of 20,000 passports are being issued daily to people in Punjab under one window operation. Talking to APP here Tuesday,Deputy Director,Passport,Punjab Region,Akhlaq Ahmad Qureshi said that entire procedure and system of issuance of passport has totally been streamlined and absolutely simplified to facilitate the people throughout the province. He said...


Police asked to improve security of courts

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 8th July 2014

Police asked to improve security of courts FAISALABAD: The police department has been directed to improve security of the local courts to avert any untoward incident. According to a spokesman of the police department, the Inspector General (IG) Police Punjab in his directives issued to the Regional Police Officers (RPOs), City Police Officers (CPOs) and District Police Officers (DPOs) to re-evolve the...


Islamabad: Cylinder blast injures six

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 8th July 2014

Islamabad: Cylinder blast injures six ISLAMABAD: At least six people were reported to be injured in a cylinder blast in Karachi company late on Monday night, Aaj News reported. According to the sources, a cylinder exploded inside a hotel building, due to which six people got injured and a part of hotel building was also damaged. The injured were immediately...


CM takes notice of firing incident infront of mosque

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 6th July 2014

CM takes notice of firing incident infront of mosque LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has taken notice of firing in front of a mosque near Panjnad Tanki Chowk, Och Sharif area of Bahawalpur and sought a report from RPO Bahawalpur. He expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the death of two volunteers as a result of firing and ordered immediate...


Operation to continue till elimination of terror: Kh Asif

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Operation to continue till elimination of terror: Kh Asif SIALKOT: Federal Minister for Defence, Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said the military operation will continue till the elimination of terrorism from all tribal areas of the country. Talking to the media at his residence in Sialkot cantonment on Sunday, he said any announcement of a timeframe to end the military operation was...


Punjab govt providing huge subsidy through Ramzan Bazaars: Abid Sher

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 6th July 2014

Punjab govt providing huge subsidy through Ramzan Bazaars: Abid Sher FAISALABAD: The Punjab government is providing subsidy worth billions of rupees through Sastay Ramzan Bazaars whereas this facility is not available in other provinces. This was stated by State Minister for Water and Power Chaudhry Abid Sher Ali while talking to media persons during his visit to Sasta Ramzan Bazaar at D-Type Colony here on...


Shahbaz Sharif meets Chaudary Nisar to clear misunderstandings

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 4th July 2014

Shahbaz Sharif meets Chaudary Nisar to clear misunderstandings ISLAMABAD: Shahbaz Sharif made one more attempt on Thursday to clear the misunderstandings between the PML-N Govt leaders and Chaudary Nisar Ali Khan by meeting Nisar in Punjab House. According to the reports, the meeting session carried away a detailed discussion on the reservations of the Interior Minister, whereas Shahbaz Sharif concluded this conference by...


PPB’s passage to help eliminate terrorism: Pervaiz Rashid

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd July 2014

PPB’s passage to help eliminate terrorism: Pervaiz Rashid ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Pervaiz Rashid said on Wednesday the historic passage of Protection of Pakistan Bill (PPB) would help eliminate terrorism, violence and sectarianism in the country. The minister, in a statement here, felicitated the nation, parliamentary leaders of parties in Senate and National Assembly, lauding their acumen for the...


 
 
 



 
 



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