10-day Section 144 in KP

PESHAWAR: The interim chief minister, Azam Khan, and the governor, Haji Ghulam Ali, will participate in a provincial event in observance of...

Argument leads to fatal shooting of police officer by colleague

KARACHI: In a shocking incident in Karachi, a police official was fatally shot by a fellow officer on Sunday. The altercation took...

RDA launches anti-enforcement operation against land mafia

By Ejaz Arshad Cheema RAWALPINDI: Police along with officials of Enforcement Department of Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) on Friday launched anti enforcement operation...

Balochistan rocked by startling 4.3 magnitude earthquake

QUETTA: Residents in the Lasbela region of Balochistan were taken aback on Thursday morning as the area was struck by a powerful...

SAPM’s recommendation for recruitment of 31 youth turned down by Capital Police

By Ejaz Arshad Cheema ISLAMABAD: Islmabad Police has rejected orders of Special Assistant to Prime Minister Sardar Shahjahan Yousaf for appointment of 31...

Justice or bust: KP police take a stand with threat of mass resignation

PESHAWAR: In a shocking development, a memo circulated by the so-called special branch of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police has revealed that over...

Stripped of dignity: PU freshmen forced to bear brunt of shameful ragging rituals

LAHORE: In the guise of open-mindedness, the newly-admitted students of the fine arts department at the University of Punjab have been exposed...

Wasif Ali Wasif’s urs

LAHORE: The 31st annual Urs of Wasif Ali Wasif, a scholar and Sufi thinker, will begin February 14 at Miani Sahib in...

Arresting ‘Nelson’ Chaudhry

Fawad ‘Nelson’ Chaudhry has changed his name after arrest. He has renamed himself after Nelson Mandela. Fawad, or rather Nelson, is also...

New Punjab chief secretary assumes office

LAHORE: In a latest development, Zahid Akhtar Zaman, a senior civil servant, has assumed the role of chief secretary of Punjab. Mr. Zahid...

Financial struggles push Lahore man to attempt suicide with children in tow

LAHORE: A financially-stricken man in In Lahore's Raiwind neighbourhood attempted to take his own life along with that of his three children...

The real ‘35 punctures’

I suppose the difference between KP and Punjab, and maybe the difference between the Pashton and the Punjabi, was best illustrated by...

Trade, industry announce protest against anti-industry policies on Monday

LAHORE: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry’s former president Mian Anjum Nisar has said that the business community across...

Quran khawani held for civil servant

LAHORE: Quran khawani for the departed soul of retired Capt. Sher Alam Mahsud, former federal secretary for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan, was...

Sharjeel Memon hospitalised with heart attack

KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Transport, Sharjeel Inam Memon, was rushed to the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) in Hyderabad on Saturday...