Tag Archives: Houses

17 houses vacated at GOR-1

Around 17 more houses were vacated at GOR-1, the official residence of government officers in Lahore on Monday while a notification has been issued in this regard. According to details, out of

Govt shuffles allotment of houses in GOR-1

The Punjab government has allotted houses in GOR-I to several government officers, while notices have been issued to several others to vacate their GOR-I residences, Pakistan Today has learnt. Prominent among those

50 houses to be built for tornado victims: Firdous

SIALKOT – Federal Information Minister Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Sunday announced to build 50 new houses for the tornado victims in village Dera Maai Malaani near Head Marala here. Addressing the residents of the affected villages, the federal information minister said the government had not left them alone in this hard time. She promised to start construction of 50 houses in village Dera Maai Malaani soon.
MAN POISONS WIFE TO DEATH: One Muhammad Iqbal of Sohawa Colony in Daska

Clariant helps rebuild houses in flood-hit village

KARACHI – Members of nine families of Chakar Khan Village in Jamshoro, whose houses were destroyed by the floods last year, had smiles on their faces as they became the owners of nine brand new houses constructed for them through the efforts of the staff and management of Clariant Pakistan Limited.
Speaking at a simple handing over ceremony, the Chief Executive Officer of Clariant Pakistan Ltd, Mujtaba Rahim, said that the nine houses and a water filtration plant catering to the

World’s highest hotel opens in Hong Kong

HONG KONG – The world’s highest hotel opened its doors in Hong Kong on Tuesday, housed in the city’s tallest skyscraper and offering unrivalled panoramic views of the world famous Victoria Harbour.
Towering some 490 metres (1,600 feet) above the bustling, chaotic streets of the Southern Chinese city, the Ritz-Carlton Hotel is making a grand comeback after temporarily closing in 2008.
Visitors peered out of the floor-to-ceiling windows of the 118th floor of the International

SNGPL IGNORANT OF GAS THEFT – Illegal gas supply to 40 houses in Zia Colony

LAHORE – As many as 40 houses in the Zia Colony, Township are involved in gas theft and Sui Northern Gas Pipelines (SNGPL) management has turned a blind eye to the situation, Pakistan Today learnt on Thursday. The colony’s survey by Pakistan Today reveals that an illegal meter is installed in the colony and the rest of the houses are getting gas from it. Sources said that SNGPL officials are accommodating those gas connections and, despite repeated complaints, are not disconnecting

Labour Department builds 1,296 houses for the labourers

LAHORE – Provincial Labour and Auqaf Minister Syed Ehsaan-ud-Din Qureshi announced the establishment of a residential colony for labourers consisting 1296 houses worth Rs 2177 million each on Defence Road, during a departmental briefing on Wednesday. Qureshi said 70 percent development work had been completed in the colony where all basic and modern residential facilities will be available.
He said that forty-six workers’ welfare schools will be set up for the labourers’ children

Kashf hands over houses among flood affectees in Kot Addu

LAHORE – Kashf Foundation initiated re-construction in the flood affected village “Manna” in Kot-Addu Tehsil, Muzaffargarh District after the successful completion of its relief phase. Kashf’s Managing Director Roshaneh Zafar distributed the keys of the newly constructed one room shelters with washrooms to the women of 114 flood affected families.
Ms Zafar explained the importance of building back better, stating: “quality and strength of houses built is highlighted as a crucial

Hashoo Group constructs houses for flood victims

MULTAN – In continuation of relief activities conducted by the Ocean Pakistan Limited (OPL) after floods, a company of Hashoo Group, the construction of 12 houses for most-affected families in the village Manjhi Wala, Kot Addu, has been successfully completed.
These houses contain a unit of two rooms with a veranda in front with a total covered area of 875 square-feet per unit. Talking to the media representative at the site, General Manager OPL Col (r) Tahir said the Hashoo