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Saeed Ahmed
Rawalpindi
Breast Cancer Clinic has been established at Surgical Outdoor Patient Department (OPD Unit 1) at the Holy Family Hospital (HFH).
Principal Rawalpindi Medical College and In-charge Allied Hospitals Professor Dr. Muhammad Umar ...
 
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Khalid Iqbal
Rawalpindi
The rain has turned weather a bit chilly in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad but experts say steps are still needed to check the spread of dengue mosquitoes.
Medical practitioners told ‘The News’ that after the chill in ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
Participants of a media sensitisation workshop held here on Friday made a resounding appeal for taking concrete steps including legislation and policies towards barrier-free accessibility to information and knowledge for persons with ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
Habitat destruction, declining water quality, reduced food options and illegal hunting have become major reasons for change in ‘mood’ of migratory birds which now find it better to avoid visiting water reservoirs of the green ...
 
 
Qadeer Tanoli
Rawalpindi
Many families and individuals are involved in hunting and slaughtering of Saara hardwickii, a species of agamid lizard, which is locally known as ‘Sanda’, to earn their bread and butter.
These quacks disguise themselves as healers ...
 
 

If your child is overweight, be sure to teach him or her about the importance of a nutritious diet and regular exercise. You also should offer plenty of support and avoid pressuring your youngster.
The Weight-loss Information Network offers ...
 
 

Rawalpindi: A meeting to review the progress of Metro Bus Service Project was held on Friday at the Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA), says a press release.
The meeting was jointly chaired by Mohamamd Hanif Abassi, former MNA, Commissioner ...
 
 

Islamabad: The women-specific transport service, ‘Tabeer’, finally decided to be closed permanently despite huge demand of women commuters for a separate facility to travel with comfort.
The pilot project was launched in February 17 for three ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
Representatives of about a dozen medical associations Thursday urged the government of Pakistan to strengthen political and financial commitment to ending polio; ensure the safety of polio health workers by providing them security and ...
 
 
Sabir Shah
Maulana Fazlur Rehman, the chief of his own faction of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F), has now had three narrow escapes during the last 43 months since March 31, 2011, though more than two dozen other people have instead lost lives in these ...
 
 
Ishrat Hyatt
Islamabad
The National Day of the Republic of Turkey was celebrated with a grand reception hosted by the ambassador, Babar Girgin and Mrs Girgin. It was as usual, a very well attended affair with diplomats of many cadres; members of civil ...
 
 
Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
The Indian High Commission isn’t hosting reception to commemorate Diwali this year.
Dr Tirumallai Cunnuvakum Anandanpillai Raghavan, who assumed as high commissioner last year in Islamabad, hosted a grand reception while celebrating his first ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
Experts here have called for a review of the world community’s double standards and discriminatory approach for the success of the nuclear non-proliferation regime.
To this effect, Strategic Studies Institute, Islamabad (SSII), ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
A five-day Indigenous On Campus Training (IOT) workshops for administrative and management cadres ended at Bahria University, Islamabad, amidst rounds of applauses and accolades by the participants.
The IOT workshops, comprising ...
 
 
Sabir Shah
During the quarter of a century between 1989 and 2014, more than 4,900 Pakistani citizens have perished in around 3,000 incidents of sectarian violence and close to 9,500 have sustained injuries.
Research conducted by “The News International” ...
 
 
Amir Mir
Islamabad
After its botched attempt to hijack a Navy ship at Karachi Dockyard on September 6, al-Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the recently launched official branch of the international terrorist organisation, has unveiled its upcoming ...
 
 

Rawalpindi
A seminar in connection of World Sight Day was organised here on Thursday by Department of Ophthalmology, Rawalpindi Medical College (RMC) & Allied Hospitals, in collaboration with College of Ophthalmology & Allied Vision Sciences ...
 
 
Myra Imran
Islamabad
The new vice chancellor of Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Professor Dr. Shahid Siddiqui, plans to revise the content and layout of textbooks to update university syllabus according to recent developments.
He shared his plans ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
The government should ensure implementation on quota in services for blind and other disabled persons at federal and provincial level. Electronic and print media should also play their role for helping and highlighting problems faced ...
 
 
Humayun Aziz Sandeela
Rawalpindi
Keeping the objective of building the confidence of students and showcase their innate talents, the Anglo Arabic Montessori organised a three-day ‘Highlights of the Talent Shows 2014’ where Montessori students got the perfect stage to ...