Jam Sajjad Hussain

  • TThe legal profession in Pakistan is considered an exemplary occupation and the lawyers take credit of creation of Pakistan, as they say the idea of Pakistan was envisioned & executed owing to the endeavours by a renowned lawyer of the Sub-Continent Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the first Governor ...

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  • TLAHORE - International Fire fighters’ Day is the day when the world’s community especially the Emergency, Fire and Rescue Services can recognise and honour the sacrifices rendered by fire fighters ensuring safety of their communities and environment as maximum as possible. The ...

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  • T LAHORE – Punjab police are resorting to extra-judicial killings to get rid of desperate criminals and gangsters, but at the same time they are extending full cooperation to convicted criminals held up in three high security barracks (HSBs) of the province.Well-informed sources confide to ...

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  • T LAHORE – With a view to ensuring sustainable human resource development in the long-neglected and essential field of emergency and disaster management, the Emergency Services Academy has been established by the Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122).Earlier, the country was confronting ...

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  • T LAHORE – The Federal Rotation Policy 2012 has been implemented and about 35 police and other law enforcement officers having domicile of Balochistan have been posted in their native province; however, these officers do not include six ASPs who are currently under training in Punjab, ...

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  • T LAHORE – Around 37,000 fire incidents took place across Punjab during the past five years, resulting in a loss of Rs18.133 billion, reveals a consolidated report on fire emergencies (2007-2012) released by the Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122) the other day.The report further claimed ...

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  • T LAHORE – The Punjab Police have completed all arrangements to provide foolproof security to the activists and leaders of the political and religious parties, which will hold protests and rallies against the sacrilegious movie on the eve of the Yaum-e-Ishq-e-Rasool being observed on Friday ...

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  • T LAHORE - The Punjab Emergency Service, Rescue 1122, in collaboration with the City District Government Lahore (CDGL) will conduct a special survey of 2,100 industrial units established in the Punjab Capital within 15 days.The special teams, comprising fire rescuers (FRs) and lead fire rescuers ...

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  • T LAHORE - The Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122) has asked the federal government to approve its proposal of introducing fire and community safety legislation, besides establishing an impartial building control authority, to prevent fire incidents.The twin tragedy – Karachi and Lahore ...

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  • T LAHORE – Only 45 per cent motorists were issued driving licenses after conducting a proper test, reveal the results of a research study undertaken by the Emergency Wing of the Punjab Emergency Services (Rescue 1122) on prevention of road traffic accidents.The study results further reveal ...

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  • TLAHORE – The rescue cadets being trained for the Enhancement of Emergency Response (Peer) countries have termed the programme ‘New Community Action for Disaster Response’ (Cadre) a mega project of Rescue 1122, which they believe will promote soft image of Pakistan across the ...

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  • T LAHORE – The carpet-weaving industry is on the decline across the country because of the unprecedented loadshedding, but the industrial units inside the seven central jails of Punjab are flourishing with each passing day.The list of items produced in these industrial units is long: carpets, ...

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  • T LAHORE - The Punjab Prisons Department have fired 75 officials, including warders, for having connived with gangsters and hardcore criminals to permit them to lead their rings from 32 districts and central jails of the province, it has been learned .According to well-placed sources, the dismissed ...

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  • T LAHORE – A few Christian community members submitted an application on Friday with Defence-A Police Station alleging forcible conversion to Islam by three Muslims residing in quarters at Walton Road.Pastor Anwar Javed, the sub-head of the community, submitted the application and asked ASP ...

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  • TLAHORE – Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) head Malik Ishaq was arrested on Thursday evening, shortly after he landed at the Allama Iqbal International Airport on his return from Saudi Arabia after performing Umra.“Yes, the City Police have rounded up Malik Ishaq from the airport and have shifted ...

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  • T LAHORE – Capital City Police Officer and SSP (Discipline and Inspection) have recommended the major penalty of removal from service for Naulakha Circle DSP, SHO, SI, ASI and two constables on charges of patronising gangsters.   The Inquiry Officers, Lahore CCPO Aslam Tareen and SSP ...

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  • T LAHORE – The pass percentage of inmates in Punjab has significantly decreased with none of the candidates passing in six of the nine examinations, an official document says.Overall, 14 courses – Primary, Middle, Matriculation, FA, BA, MA, Punjabi Fazil / Urdu Fazil, Adeeb Urdu, Al ...

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  • T LAHORE – The ratio of traffic accidents will multiply within a decade if all the four-lane motorways are not upgraded to six-lanes as the traffic volume has increased alarmingly in the past 10 years across the Punjab, TheNation has learnt.“Around 543,330 road accidents took place on ...

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  • T LAHORE – At least 23 people including three real brothers and a proclaimed offender-cum-paramour died in separate areas of the Punjab Capital while a girl was injured by her brothers over different reasons during the Eid holidays. Three women, a minor, an official of a sensitive department ...

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  • T LAHORE – Millions of children are enthusiastically celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr today except 14-year-old Asad Ali, who lives with his seven siblings and parents in a single-room accommodation in the provincial capital. Courageous and ever smiling, Asad is a patient of brain-tumour and looks much ...

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  • T LAHORE – The mystery surrounding the ‘low’ crime rate in Punjab was solved when some senior police officers revealed to this scribe on Friday that they had been directed by their bosses to use delaying tactics in the registration of cases.Though the official record and statements ...

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  • T LAHORE – Although the long-awaited rain spell brought relief to the sweltering heat-hit people on Saturday, the downpour exposed the tall claims of traffic managers in the City, drawing public ire.Thousands of commuters, stuck in snarl-ups, had to break their fasts on road, damning traffic ...

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  • T LAHORE – Heads of the ISI and Military Intelligence have asked the Punjab Police chief to quash an FIR registered against them at a local police station, stating that the allegations made therein are completely baseless. However, the Inspector General Police has expressed his inability to ...

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  • T LAHORE – Blockage of different roads due to the construction work initiated by the LDA, Nespak, Tepa and other departments, coupled with ill-planned alternative arrangements by the City Traffic Police Lahore (CTPL), is causing numerous problems for the motorists and general commuters in the ...

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  • T LAHORE – All types of crime, from street-mugging to murder, have been surging in Punjab, exposing the claims of provincial police chief to have reined in criminals.According to official statistics, 180,340 incidents of crime of all types were reported from February 17, 2011, to July 20, ...

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  • T LAHORE – Special robots will now detect, diffuse and neutralie live bombs or active devices during possible terrorism attempts in the Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces, to prevent further losses to human life, as well as public and private property.The latest system will replace the ...

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  • T LAHORE – The Lorry Adda, covering an area of 285 kanals and having more than 50 bus tracks, is fast becoming a breeding ground for corruption, land-grabbing, fraud and, owing to poor security arrangements, untoward incidents like suicide attacks, a survey conducted by TheNation revealed.The ...

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  • T LAHORE – Another decision taken in haste by the Punjab Police Inspector General, the posting orders of newly-appointed Lahore SSP (Operations) Sohail Akhtar Sukhera were cancelled before taking the charge of the top slot.Overall, the posting orders of three SSPs have been cancelled by the ...

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  • T LAHORE – Official statistics reveal 38 per cent surge in dacoities in the first half of the year, exposing the claims of Capital City Police bigwigs to have reined in robbers.According to the available data, 132 dacoities were reported in the past six months while the first six months of the ...

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  • T LAHORE – The two-storey hostel attacked on Thursday, in which nine policemen were killed and eight others injured, was under observation of the Taliban for the past six months, residents and Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) officials informed TheNation. The hostel, comprising four rooms, came ...

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