Daily Archives: October 17, 2011

Demise of Hameed Akhter condoled

Federal Minister for Postal Services Sardar Muhammad Umar Gorgage Monday expressed his grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Hameed Akhter, a senior journalist and columnist.In a condolence message, the minister

One more chance, please

I humbly request on behalf of those illiterate and innocent citizens of my homeland who live in the far flung areas of FATA, interior Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan and Sindh who have

Police torture

The recently reported death of a teenager in Lahore due to alleged torture of police again highlights the underhanded and deadly techniques used by police personnel to extract information and admission from

Building trust

The gap between the federal capital and the province of Balochistan is getting wider and wider day by day. Over the period of time, the grievances of the people of Balochistan, has

IHC reserves its verdict on teachers’ case

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) reserved its verdict on Monday on the petitions filed by female teachers who were seeking their transfers to various areas under wedlock policy. A single bench comprising

CDA to advertise procurement of CNG buses

The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has finalised the feasibility report for the launching of Prime Minister’s CDA Rapid Bus Transit project and will advertise for the procurement of CNG buses within a

A prayer

When the snake-charmer plays his flute, snakes come out of their abode. We pray to Almighty to bestow us with an instrument which can lure electricity into our bulbs. Z A KAZMI