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VC AIOU promotes extra curricular activities

In addition to expanding facilities for the students of the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) across the country, Prof Dr Nazir Ahmed Sangi, Vice-Chancellor of the university is taking keen interest in

NATO to send extra troops to Kosovo

NATO will send hundreds more troops to Kosovo after an escalation of violence there between ethnic Albanians and Serbs last week, NATO officials said on Tuesday. A battalion of troops, mainly from

Hamza denied an extra cop

Lahore Police has refused to provide an extra Elite Force personnel to MNA Hamza Shahbaz, sources said on Monday. The sources said that Hamza had asked the police to increase his security

Carry some extra coins, bus fares are going up!

KARACHI – There is bad news for all those who travel by bus: fares are set to be raised. What remains uncertain, however, is the exact increment, with the government and transporters still negotiating whether fares will be increased by Rs 2 or by Rs 3, Pakistan Today has learnt.
Sources told Pakistan Today that after the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority’s (OGRA) decision to increase the price of petrol by Rs 7.23 per litre and diesel by Rs 7.76, provincial authorities have

LHC seeks reply on extra facilities for Raymond

LAHORE – The Lahore High Court chief justice on Monday directed federal and provincial government to submit a reply on an application against ‘extra facilities’ being given to double murder accused US citizen Raymond Allen Davis at Kot Lakhpat jail.
Barrister Javed Iqbal Jaffrey filed this application regarding accused Raymond, requesting a withdrawal of all facilities.
He alleged that the accused was enjoying facility of cellular phone, internet, and extraordinary tight

Afridi asks Akhtar to go the extra mile

DHAKA – Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi is banking on ageing fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar to come up trumps for his side in their bid to lift the World Cup trophy for the first time in nearly two decades. Afridi said Akhtar is working hard on his fitness and hoping to give his best in what could be his last World Cup. “Let me tell you that Shoaib Akhtar is working really, really hard because he wants to be at his best in the World Cup. In terms of fitness, Shoaib may be a bit down but he