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TTP men remanded in police custody

An anti-terrorism court (ATC) of Rawalpindi granted the police on Monday seven-day remand of five alleged terrorists belonging to the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) until October 17. Federal police officials had produced suspected

Muttahida’s return dashes ‘Q’ hopes

The abrupt and surprised announcement of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) to return to the treasury benches certainly brought respite for the concerned Gilani-Zardari duo but dashed the plot designed by some

Training workshop on evaluators

A three-day training workshop for the evaluators of National Business Education Accreditation Council (NBEAC) started in Islamabad on Monday. The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), Higher Education Commission (HEC) is organising the workshop

Gilani okays formation of IB Foundation

Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani approved the establishment of Intelligence Bureau (IB) Foundation on the pattern of the National Police Foundation and the Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation on Monday. The newly-established

Women more prone to mental illness

Women are more vulnerable to psychological disorders as compared to men due to poverty and increasing inflation in the country. Over 60 percent of those who visit the department of psychiatry of

Suspected terrorist arrested

The city police has arrested an alleged terrorist, a former student of Jamia Faredia, and recovered four hand grenades from him. Police said the alleged terrorist was arrested from Sector-G 6/1 while

Ajoka reminds people of true history

In an attempt to correct the historical distortion of Bhagat Singh (28 September 1907 to 23 March 1931), the Ajoka Theatre on Saturday and Sunday staged its play ‘Mera Rang De Basanti

Sonar jewellery hits capital

Trendy cuts, innovative designs and striking colour combinations, sonar jewels on Saturday night opened its outlet in the federal capital at L’atelier. It is the brainchild of two young jewellery designers, Syma