Sat February 13, 2016
Jamadi ul Awwal 04, 1437 A.H.
Raja Bazaar-Kallar Syedan transport service allegedly overcharging commuters
Rawalpindi Commuters travelling between Raja Bazaar and Kallar Syedan have protested against overcharging by drivers and conductors as they are not following the Punjab Transport Authority (PTA) notification regarding revised cut...
Achievements of Pak women celebrated
Islamabad American Ambassador David Hale praised the bravery and determination of Pakistani women at an event in Islamabad sponsored by the United States Agency for Development (USAID) to commemorate Pakistan’s National...
No security threat to educational institutions in Islamabad: Tariq
Islamabad The Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development (CAD), Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, on Friday told the National Assembly that there was no security threat to the educational institutions...
Principals seek opinion on payments of strike days
Islamabad The government educational institutions functioning in the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) have sought the opinion of the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) on the payment of salary to daily-wage teachers...
3 youngsters injured while trying to catch kites
Rawalpindi: As the month of February arrives, the kite flying enthusiast could be seen enjoying this sport, however, many of them get injured while running after the stray kites on...
PMDC announces results of foreign graduate exams
Islamabad: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) on Friday announced the results of the National Examination Board examinations (NEB) Step-III OSCE/Viva (Part 2) taken by Pakistani nationals with foreign...
If you have chronic sinus inflammation, a bacterial infection probably isn’t the cause. So there’s no need for an antibiotic, which only treats a bacterial infection. To help tame chronic sinusitis,...
Confusion about start of Montessori classes in govt schools
Islamabad The start of penetration by the private educational institutions in public sector institutions has created concern among the teaching community and residents of the federal capital. As a part of public-private...
Knowledge is cure of terrorism: Saudi official
Islamabad Knowledge is the cure of terrorism. The top most priority of Muslim scholars must be to nurture Muslim youths in appropriate manner so they could eschew the violent and negative...
Pakistani Muslim lady to join Las Vegas Police
Islamabad Farhat Zahoor Abbasi who earned distinction of becoming the first Pakistan Muslim lady to join Las Vegas Police Department wanted to do a job where she could present a soft...
National contingency plan on Zika virus to be framed
Islamabad A national contingency plan will be developed on the basis of recommendations of a national consultation held at the Ministry of Health here Friday to review Zika virus preparedness and...
CPSP team meets Shahbaz
Islamabad A meeting between Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif and CPSP team comprising CPSP President Prof. Zafar Ullah Chahudary, Prof. Khalid Masood Gondal SVP and Prof. M Shaoib Shafi was held...
AIOU finalises plan for addressing longstanding issues of employees
Obaid Abrar Khan
Islamabad Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has finalised a comprehensive plan for addressing the longstanding issues of its low-grade employees, enabling them to deliver best possible services to students and achieving...
Govt urged to announce auto industry policy
Rawalpindi President Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) Mian Humayun Parvez has urged government to announce the automobile industry policy immediately. In a statement president RCCI said that no doubt auto...
WIHW: Creating understanding between different faiths, religions
Humayun Aziz Sandeela
Islamabad The celebrations of World Interfaith Harmony Week (WIHW) 2016 of United Nations concluded at the Modern Islamic Studies Centre (MISC), Islamabad, with concerted efforts to create understanding between different faiths...
Cost of doing social enterprise business must be reduced: Ahsan
Islamabad Ahsan Iqbal, the federal minister for planning and development, has said that we have to reduce cost of doing social enterprise business as we need vibrant civil society and private...
Canadian HC welcomes establishment of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan
Islamabad High Commissioner for Canada Heather Cruden on Thursday welcomed the establishment of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan and hoped that it would receive the resources necessary to fulfill its obligations. She...
Seminar on entrepreneurship held at FJWU
Rawalpindi Placement office of Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU), Rawalpindi organised a two-day seminar on Women Entrepreneurship Capacity Enhancement (WECEP) in collaboration with Shaoor Foundation for Education and Awareness (SFEA), under...
Russian film ‘Andrei Rublev’ to be screened at Lok Virsa
Islamabad Director; Andrei Tarkovsky Lok Virsa film club 'Mandwa' brings Russian classic 'Andrei Rublev' from 1966 on February 13 (Saturday) at 3 p.m. Director Andrei Tarkovsky was more than just a film director....
Peshawar Zalmi elect to bowl against Lahore Qalandars
Ehtesab Commission not barred from arresting anyone: Khattak
Blog: For the love of Valentine
All of us learned from mistakes of past: Ahsan Iqbal
Annual stipend to BISP beneficiaries raised to Rs18,800
India summons US envoy over sale of F-16 to Pakistan
One killed, four injured in PPP, PML-N clash in Kotli
DG ISPR says no terrorist outfit, including Daesh, can...
Bilawal blames PML-N for ‘attack’ on PPP workers in AJK
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The Gwadar deal
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Waqar K Kauravi
For a stable Afghanistan
Why does what bleeds lead?
Malnutrition claims three more lives in Thar
Barry Manilow 'doing well' after surgery
Athletes concerned about Zika before Rio Olympic test event
Gold eyes best week in 4 years as market turmoil boosts haven appeal
Windies captain Sammy calls for mediation in T20 row