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Muhammad Qasim
Rawalpindi
The population in the district may face threat of water and food-borne infections like diarrhoea, dysentery, gastroenteritis and hepatitis A&E within next few days as the summer season has almost set in.
The sale of ice prepared on ...
 
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Shakeel Anjum
Islamabad
In a remarkable breakthrough, a joint team of CIA and High-Profile Crime Unit with the help of intelligence agencies has recovered a two-year-old boy who was kidnapped for ransom by gangsters after looting a house in Sector D-17 on ...
 
 
Saeed Ahmed
Rawalpindi
National Logistic Cell (NLC) Director General Major General Mushtaq Ahmad Faisal and Commissioner Rawalpindi Zahid Saeed visited different sections of the Metro Bus Service (MBS) Project Package-II and reviewed pace and quality of the ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
Vice Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Prof. Jean-Pascal van Ypersele, called on Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah Khan.
During the meeting, both sides discussed at length various ...
 
 

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The Weight-control Information Network suggests these questions:
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Our crime correspondent
Rawalpindi: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) on Sunday foiled a bid to transport a heavy consignment of heroin to Muscat and arrested a passenger from Benazir Bhutto International Airport possessing 12 kilograms of heroin. The passenger, identified ...
 
 
Myra Imran
Islamabad
Lack of sanitation is costing Pakistan 4 per cent of its GDP annually as compared to 2 per cent caused by the energy crisis.
This thought provoking comparison was shared by Director International Programmes and Deputy Chief ...
 
 

Islamabad
The National Book Foundation’s 6th National Book Day Festival was a successful event in every aspect and its every segment was very informative and thought-provoking, said Federal Minister for Information, Broadcasting & National ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
The traders of the federal capital have announced with consensus a shutter down strike on Tuesday (April 28) in Islamabad to register their protest against the government decision for forced closure of shops at 8 p.m.
The decision ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad
The Women’s Action Forum (WAF) has expressed deep and heartfelt grief at the target killing of peace and rights activist Sabeen Mahmud in Karachi on April 25.
In a statement, WAF demanded clear, prompt, visible, effectual and bona ...
 
 
Amir Mir
Islamabad
The slain American hostage Warren Weinstein could have been released had his captors not gone back on their deal after pocketing $250,000 in ransom money from his family way back in 2012.
Warren Weinstein, 73, was killed three ...
 
 
Our correspondent
Islamabad: PMDC President Professor Dr Masood Hameed and CPSP President Professor Dr Zafarullah Choudhry said after a long time both the institutions were together to promote and uplift medical education in the country.
During a meeting, both ...
 
 

RAWALPINDI: Al-Shifa Center for Community Ophthalmology (ACCO), Al-Shifa Eye Trust Hospital (ASTEH) has held a one-day free eye and medical camp at ‘Kachi Basti’ near Sabzi Mandi.
The camp was arranged in collaboration with Mari Petroleum ...
 
 

RAWALPINDI: Maira Masood, daughter of Malik Masood Khan, a student of FG Model School, Abid Majeed Road, Rawalpindi, got first position in Class-V examination by securing 412 marks out of 450, says a press release. ...
 
 
Jamila Achakzai
Islamabad
With the country’s once-flourishing film industry now almost dead, panellists of a session at the Islamabad Literature Festival on Sunday pointed the finger of blame at General Ziaul Haq by and large insisting the military dictator’s ...
 
 

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Humayun Aziz Sandeela
Rawalpindi
The author, Baldev Singh, a retired Indian banker and a ...
 
 

Islamabad
The Roots Millennium School (RMS) One World Campus in Sector E-11/4 is a candidate academic institution for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme, says a press release.
The school is pursuing authorisation as ...
 
 
Ishrat Hyatt
Islamabad
Each year the Islamabad Foreign Wives Association (IFWA) organises a fun-filled food and artifacts bazaar to raise funds for a special project and they make a huge effort to see that it is a success. This year the beneficiary of this ...