Dawn News

5 convicts hanged in Punjab

Three prisoners executed in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail while two others sent to gallows in Rawalpindi's Adiala jail. Published Jul 31, 2015 02:30pm

SBP designs draft for D-SIBs

The bank is seeking comments from banking industry, academia, economists and other stakeholders before implementation. Updated Jul 31, 2015 09:48am

Kudos to CCB

THE Chaklala Cantonment Board (CCB), Rawalpindi, has replaced the open garbage dump with an aesthetic mobile garbage... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Remembering Rafi

SCIONS of musical families or gharanas do not find it difficult to get acclaim and popularity for their contribution... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

City govt email

I CANNOT understand why Karachi’s city government doesn’t advertise its email address so that citizens can send... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Books over bullets

APROPOS Sarah Awan’s ‘Books over bullets’ (July 27) which were echoed in the Oslo Summit on education for... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Loadshedding in Turbat

LIKE other parts of the country, Turbat also suffers from power failures. When the Balochistan chief minister ... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

BISP & corruption

THE Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) was launched to help those who need financial help. But the National... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

The good among us

I AM on vacation from Oman College in Muscat. Recently, I visited the passport office in Karachi to renew my... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Late Indian president

TWO days ago, India lost an eminent scientist APJ Abdul Kalam, our ‘Missile Man’! A devout Muslim by birth, he... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Arms, ammo seized

TAXILA: The Hassanabdal police on Thursday claimed to have recovered huge quantity of arms and ammunition and... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Boy drowns

ISLAMABAD: A 12-year-old boy drowned in a nullah while his two friends were rescued on Thursday. Police said the... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

METRO EVENTS

Jinnah Institute is organising a seminar on ‘Pakistan: Democratic and Economic Challenges post-2015’ on Friday, July 31 Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Lawyers observe boycott

KARACHI: Legal proceedings remained suspended on Thursday at the subordinate judiciary as lawyers observed a... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Liquor seized

KARACHI: The customs staff seized a container and recovered 6,312 bottles of assorted liquor / whiskey, 2,904 ... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

METRO EVENTS

An exhibition of works by Ayesha Siddiqui and Wardah Naeem Bukhari opens at Full Circle gallery at 5pm. Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am

Summer vacation extended

KARACHI: Following the decision taken on Thursday by the Sindh Education Department to extend summer vacation in the... Published Jul 31, 2015 06:44am