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New IO sought in encounter case

Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice (CJ) Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry on Tuesday sought a reply by October 5 from IGP on a petition seeking a change in investigation officer in Nishtar Colony

Reply sought again in Shumaila case

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday again sought reply until September 8 from Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders, including Zulfiqar Khosa, Pervaiz Rashid, Pervaiz Malik and Raja Ashfaq Sarwar, allegedly involved

Missing persons’ details sought

Interior Ministry on Wednesday sought complete details of the persons missing from across the country, from the police inspector generals and other authorities concerned by April 30. The development has come after

Ban sought on dual nationals contesting elections

LAHORE – Jaago Tehreek, a group of like-minded people, on Tuesday demanded a ban on dual nationality holders from contesting the next general election. Jaago Tehreek has initiated a campaign to strengthen the political acumen of citizens from Lahore. Renowned journalist Qayyum Nizami, Scientist Dr Muhammad Sadiq and Engineer Abdul Majeed Khan are among the main founders of the organisation. They have requested the general public, through their message, that they should cast their

Civil society’s help sought for needy

PESHAWAR – Civil society should come forward to help needy community in collaboration with other governance institutions as the created gap is harmful for the people. It was said in a dialogue on “Challenges to Pakistani Civil Society in Emerging Situations” jointly organised by the Blue Veins and Citizen Rights and Sustainable Development (CRSD) at a local hotel in Peshawar where Area Study Centre Director Dr Sarfraz Khan was the chief guest.
Dr Sarfraz said lack of tolerance in

Public support sought for Parkinson’s disease sufferers

KARACHI – Sindh Health Minister Dr Saghir Ahmed has sought public support for the people suffering from Parkinson’s disease. In a statement issued on the World Parkinson’s Disease Day 2011 on Monday, he said that in the country, there are 500,000 registered patients of Parkinson’s disease – a degenerative and age related disorder. The minister assured that all possible assistance would be extended to the sufferers at government facilities.
He, however, reminded that most

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