CITY NOTES: A farewell to printer’s ink

It would not be right to write these notes without saying that they were given their name by Arif Nizami. They must...

Punjab govt issues guidelines for Eid prayers, sacrificial animals

LAHORE: The Punjab government on Tuesday issued standard operating procedures for Eidul Adha prayer and sacrifice of animals in wake of a...

Buzdar directs WASA to stay alert amid monsoon rains

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Tuesday ordered the Water and Sewerage Authority and his management to remain on high alert...

LHC gives time to Punjab to restore LG institutions

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Monday allowed time to the Punjab government to implement a Supreme Court judgement on the restoration...

Three killed, 12 injured in bus-trailer collision

LAHORE: At least three people were killed and a dozen other sustained injuries after a bus and trailer collided head-on in Toba...

Punjab makes Holy Quran teaching compulsory in schools

LAHORE: The Punjab Curriculum and Textbook Board has included the subject of “Naazrah Quran” for grades one to four as a separate...

Yasmin urges people to get vaccinated, wear masks

LAHORE: Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid Monday stressed the use of face masks and urged the public to get vaccinated as...

LHC serves notice on government on contempt plea

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Monday issued a notice to the Punjab government on a petition seeking implementation of the Supreme...

Man accused of setting wife alight secures bail

LAHORE: Lahore High Court on Tuesday approved the bail request of a man accused of setting his wife on fire in 2014...

Ameer Bhatti takes oath as LHC chief justice

LAHORE: Justice Muhammad Ameer Bhatti took oath as the new chief justice of the Lahore High Court on Tuesday. Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar...

CITY NOTES: Celebrating the acquittal

I think we should concentrate on good news rather than bad, so if some people are celebrating the overturning of Bill Cosby’s...

Minorities played vital role in country’s development: minister

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Human Rights and Minorities Affairs Ejaz Alam Augustine said on Sunday that religious minorities were an integral part...

Easing Covid-19 restrictions, Punjab opens cinemas, allows indoor dinning

LAHORE: Punjab government has decided to ease Covid-19 restrictions across the province, allowing cinemas, indoor dining, shrines, amusement parks, and swimming pools...

Former Sindh chief minister calls on Buzdar

LAHORE: Former Sindh Chief Minister Arbab Ghulam Rahim called on Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar in Lahore Tuesday and discussed matters of...

CITY NOTES: The emperor has no clothes?

One of the debates that Imran Khan managed to set alight in his recent interview to a foreign channel was women’s clothing....