Four shops gutted

Four shops were gutted when a cylinder exploded in Green Town here on Friday. Rescue officials said a fire erupted when a cylinder exploded in a shop at Waris Chowk which also

Metro train

27 trains to be acquired for Metro project

As many as 27 trains will ply on the Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) track with an average headway of two minutes, local media quoting sources reported on Friday. According to reports,


CM suspends DGPR officer over corruption charges

Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif Friday suspended senior officer of Punjab Information Department Abdul Majeed Shahid over corruption charges and directed inquiry against him. Sharif took the action over the summary dispatched by

Close-up. Arrested man handcuffed hands at the back

13 suspects held with arms in Lahore

The police arrested 13 suspects besides recovering weapons during search operation in different areas of the provincial capital on Friday. Security was beefed up for the rallies and ceremonies held in connection


Youth guns down sister for honour

An implacable youth gunned down his sister over love marriage dispute here on Friday and escaped from the scene. Police said that the accused opened firing at his younger sister who had


NAB seals private varsity in Sialkot

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sealed a Sialkot-based private university namely “Islamic University of Pakistan, Sialkot” here after arresting its vice chancellor Javaid Cheema and his two sons. The NAB has


73 criminal gangs busted during last month

Lahore police claimed to have arrested 189 accused of 73 criminal gangs and recovered stolen property worth Rs 8,700,000 from their possession during last month. Police sources said on Friday that the