Wednesday, March 12, 2014
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Woman ‘suspects’ her daughter was raped

LAHORE: The young girl who was found unconscious with a head injury on Main Boulevard, Gulberg, late on Monday, was...

Police get ‘external’ border posts monitoring plan shelved

LAHORE: Punjab police have managed to avert the proposal of having a third-party monitoring of the checkposts at...

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Judge orders action against ‘rude’ warden

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday directed the chief traffic officer to suspend a warden and take ...

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Umar Akmal summoned

LAHORE: A judicial magistrate at Model Town Courts on Tuesday summoned Umar Akmal in a case pertaining to...

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Punjab drafts new SoPs for dengue control

LAHORE: The Punjab government has drafted new standard operating procedures (SoPs) and regulations 2014 with a view...

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Court refers ‘fraud’ case to NAB

BAHAWALPUR: District and Sessions Judge Muhammad Rashid Qamar on Tuesday referred the 'loan scheme fraud'...

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Imran joins nurses’ protest

LAHORE: Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has criticised the Punjab government for not addressing the genuine...

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Modernisation of parking lots to start from June

LAHORE: The first phase of converting city’s 66 parking areas into state-of-the-art parking lots is likely to be...

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Punjab Assembly introduces bill against Sheesha smoking

LAHORE: The Punjab Assembly on Tuesday introduced “The Punjab Prohibition of Sheesha Smoking Bill 2014”, adopted...

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Political, social themes in calligraphy

LAHORE: A calligraphy exhibition by a Karachi-based painter Riaz Rafi depicting politics, social issues and Islamic...

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Politicos urged to facilitate people-to-people contact

LAHORE: Veteran film actor Om Puri has said politicians of both Pakistan and India should create a comfort level for...

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15 houses along railway track demolished

LAHORE: A Railways anti-encroachment squad demolished around 15 houses constructed unlawfully along the railway ...

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CAA conducts emergency drill

LAHORE: The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Tuesday conducted a full-scale emergency exercise at the Allama Iqbal...

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18 development schemes worth Rs22bn approved

LAHORE: The Punjab government on Tuesday approved 18 development schemes of different sectors with an estimated cost...

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Obituary

LAHORE: Mrs Shamim Arshad, wife of Naseem Arshad, died here on Tuesday. Her funeral prayers will be offered on...

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Thar famine alerts Cholistan authorities

BAHAWALPUR: Deaths in Thar due to the famine have forced officials here to remain alert about health and living...

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LHC allows Sharifs’ appeals against NAB references

LAHORE: A “referee judge” of the Lahore High Court on Tuesday allowed appeals of the Sharif family challenging...

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‘CM flouting law by signing foreign deals’

LAHORE: PML-Q Senior Vice-President Basharat Raja has said Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif is setting a new tradition...

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Hill torrents hit Mianwali villages

MIANWALI: Two days of rain on mountains activated hill torrents which caused damage to farmland and rural dwellings...

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‘Promotion of food industry can eliminate poverty’

FAISALABAD: A food exhibition was organised by the National Institute of Food Science and Technology (Nifsat) at the...

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Jhelum DOC dies in accident

SHEIKHUPURA: The Jhelum district officer coordination (DOC) was killed while his two relatives injured in an ...

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Procession against church site desecration

OKARA: Setting an example of religious harmony, hundreds of Christian and Muslim residents of 3/4L village on ...

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Kiln workers march for a raise

SAHIWAL: Hundreds of brick kiln workers, including women and children and rights activists, protested, blocked city...

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Illegal gas supply

SIALKOT: The local officials of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) have illegally given gas connection to a...

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