Meat prices go up

Meat prices have increased in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad and butchers fear that it will further go up in Ramazan. Butchers are selling mutton at Rs500 to Rs540 per

Brick kiln owners stage protest

Brick kiln owners on Saturday staged a protest against the imposition of General Sales Tax (GST) on the brick industry. Holding placards and chanting anti-government slogans, they gathered in front of the

Diabetics given advice for Ramadan

Senior consultants at Shifa International Hospital (SIH) urged people with diabetes to take extra care to manage their blood glucose levels in order to avoid health problems while fasting during the month

Food bylaws in tatters

Shopkeepers in the city are openly violating food bylaws as most do not clean their shops and leave foodstuffs uncovered while the Health Directorate of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) looks the

Zero Point Interchange remains incomplete

The incomplete Zero-Point Interchange project has become a nuisance for commuters as its unfilled roadsides continue to threaten traffic on a daily basis. On Saturday morning, a coaster bearing registration number LRO

CDA to launch housing scheme

On the directives of Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, the administration of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has decided to setup a Housing Scheme at Kuri Road for low income people.

TMA to crack down on dairy farms

Tehsil Municipal Administration would launch a grand operation on Saturday morning to shift buffaloes from the Rawal Town limits. The TMA had given the cattle owners a seven-day deadline to shift their