Tag Archives: Large

Large crowds throng weekly bazaars

Large crowds of shoppers were witnessed on Friday at the weekly bazaar in Sector-H/9 of the capital as Eid-ul-Azha is approaching fast. During a visit to weekly bazaar, it was observed that

Triple murderer still at large

North Cantonment and Naulakha Police have not been able to arrest the murderer of three people, including a young girl, even after 36 hours of the mishap, Pakistan Today has learnt. Investigators

Indians not as large hearted as Pakistanis: Afridi

LAHORE – Days after winning the hearts of numerous Indian fans with his remarks after his team’s loss in the World Cup semifinal, Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi has said Indians are not as large-hearted as Pakistanis.
Afridi also slammed the Indian media for its “very negative approach” and said the Pakistani media was a “hundred times better” than its Indian counterpart. “In my opinion, if I have to tell the truth, they (Indians) will never have hearts like Muslims and

CM takes notice of misuse of govt vehicles

LAHORE – Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has taken note of the fact that a number of retired officers are using official vehicles without authorisation while a large number of employees i.e. gardeners, drivers and police constables are also serving them. Similarly, the serving officers are using vehicles and services of such employees beyond their entitlement.
Punjab CM has directed that all administrative secretaries, heads of attached departments; autonomous,

Israel prepared for ‘large scale war’ in Middle East: cable

OSLO – Israel’s army chief told a US Congress delegation in late 2009 he was preparing for a large war in the Middle East, probably against Hamas or Hezbollah, leaked US diplomatic cables showed on Sunday.
“I am preparing the Israeli army for a large scale war, since it is easier to scale down to a smaller operation than to do the opposite,” Lieutenant General Gabi Ashkenazi was quoted as saying in a cable from the US embassy in Tel Aviv.
The document, dated November 15,

Man shot dead by colleague, accused still at large

A man was shot dead in Islamabad’s suburbs on Friday, in the jurisdiction of Koral Police Station. A police official said that 40-year old Malik Abid Fraze, son of Muhammad Bashir and resident of Mansehra, was shot dead by his colleague Muddassar at PWD colony.
Both the deceased and the accused were working as electricians. Muddassar shot Fraze due to unknown reasons and escaped from the scene, police said.
They said that the deceased received a bullet in head. Police have