STAFF REPORT

  • TISLAMABAD     -    Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui chaired 64th Board of Directors meeting of Universal Service Fund Company (USF Co) on Monday. Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Maj Gen (Retd) Amir ...

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  • TTOBA TEK SINGH    -   Seven persons allegedly kidnapped a girl at gunpoint from Chak 90/JB Kairo Wal on Sunday. Gojra Saddr police said daughter of Afzal “F” was alone at home when accused Ali Raza of Thikri Wala (Faisalabad) and his six accomplices including Ghulam ...

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  • TKHANEWAL     -   Two women were murdered for ‘honour’ in two different incidents here on Saturday. According to police, a man tortured his wife to death in 59-15/ L near Chab Kalan. The accused was identified as Habib Qamar. He murdered his wife Khursheed Bano and buried ...

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  • TMUZFFARGARH      -   An awareness seminar was held in Livestock Department on proper use of biotex in animal treatment here the other day. The seminar was held by District Livestock Department on the directions of Deputy Commissioner Dr Ehtisham Anwar. Dr Asif Naz Jah, District ...

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  • TSHARAQPUR SHARIF    -    The Municipal Committee (MC) has turned Upper Chenab Canal into a waste dump. A survey conducted by The Nation reveals that both sides of the canal are filled with garbage. The MC workers dump all the wastes, collected from different parts of the tehsil, ...

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  • TSARGODHA    -    A local landlord unleashed his dog on poor worker over denial of doing his work in 124-North village here on Saturday. According to police, accused Hassan Mumtaz asked Aslam to do some work. The latter was too tired, so he refused to perform any job. His denial ...

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  • TMUZFFARGARH - The CIA and the City Police in joint raid seized a huge quantity of smuggled Iranian diesel worth of millions of rupees. The police seized a trailer carrying more than 632 drums laden with smuggled Iranian diesel. The police also arrested four persons identified as Aneedur Rehman, son ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan and Iraq on Thursday discussed matters of professional interest and the regional security. Lieutenant General (Staff) Pilot Ali M Salim al Araji, Acting Secretary Defence & Deputy Chief of Staff (Logistics) Iraqi Ministry of Defence visited Air Headquarters Islamabad on ...

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  • TLAHORE - Opposition leader in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif, PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz and other family members called on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif at Kot Lakhpat Jail on Thursday. According to the PML-N, government did not allow even sister of Nawaz Sharif to meet her ...

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  • T NOORPUR THAL -PTI Noorpur Thal president Sardar Ali Hussain Khan Baloch hosted a dinner in the honour of Khushab Deputy Commissioner Arshad Manzoor Buzdar here the other day. Assistant Commissioner Ch Jaffer Gujar, Deputy Superintendent of Police Mehr Javed Iqbal Haral and prominent ...

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  • TLAHORE  -    Pakistan Dairy Association (PDA) has requested the government to withdraw the 10 percent sales taxes on fat filled milk products classified under Eighth Schedule of the Sales Tax Act, 1990. Major products categorized under fat filled milk category in Pakistan encompass ...

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  • TPESHAWAR   -    The business community of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has expressed concern over delay in announcement of relief to traders affected by BRT project and asked the government to materialise its commitment and complete the project without further delay with an aim to revive ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS   -    Hundreds of residents of Satellite Town, Bhansinghabad and other areas took to the streets against water shortage on Tuesday. Carrying banners and placards, the protesters led by civil society leaders raised slogans against XEN of Public Health Engineering ...

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  • TKARACHI   -    The Karachi University has extended the last date for submission of application form for Entrance Test 2019 of MPhil, PhD, MS and MD program till June 24, 2019,  KU Registrar Professor Dr Saleem Shahzad announced on Tuesday. He mentioned that admissions are ...

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  • TSHIKARPUR   -   The Save Shikarpur Committee staged a protest demonstration at Shikarpur Press Club on Tuesday against prolonged power outages, ‘looting’ ice factory owner and issuing illegal connections to Wapda employees. The rally led by Mian Zafar Alvi, was also later ...

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  • TKASUR    -    District Police Officer (DPO) Abdul Ghaffar Qaisrani punished 39 police officials for indifference to their duties here the other day. According to police, the DPO suspended a sub inspector, an assistant sub inspector and six constables for corruption and remaining ...

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  • TKAMALIA     -    Provincial Minister for Women Development Aashifa Riaz Fatyana said: “Our political legacy is based on public service.” During a meeting with the people of her constituency, she claimed: “We are fighting for the rights of the common man in ...

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  • TKASUR  -    Lawyers observed strike against the alleged misbehaviour of police here. According to police, Chunian Tehsil Bar Association president Nasir Ali Dogar came to Bakhshi Khana to meet a suspect. However, Bakhshi Khana in charge Amin barred him from meeting the suspect, ...

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  • TSHARAQPUR SHARIF - A man was shot dead by his uncle over enmity here on Saturday.Police said that Ehsaan, along with his brother, was on his way to setup a public kitchen in a village festival in Burhanay Wala. In the meanwhile, his uncle Faryad Ali opened fire on them, killing Ehsaan on the spot. ...

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  • TISLAMABAD    -     Shabbar Zaidi, chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), has directed to identify the extent of mis-invoicing in export declarations in order to ascertain the suspected items or sectors and destinations for such mis-declaration. He also directed to ...

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  • TLAHORE   -   The Punjab government is going to set up an industrial city in Faisalabad at a cost of Rs 23 billion. It would be named Allama Iqbal Industrial City. In addition to this, the government is going to revive the Quaid-i-Azam Apparel Park, Sheikhupura, during the new fiscal. The ...

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  • TTOBA TEK SINGH/ OKARA - An eight-year-old minor girl and a teenager were sexually assaulted in separate incidents occurred in different areas here the other day.According to police, 17-year-old girl was raped here in Chak 426/JB while asleep at the rooftop of house. The Gojra Saddr Police said that ...

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  • TSIALKOT - A woman allegedly shot dead her former husband and injured her five-year-old real son with the help of her paramour and other accomplices in village Borhi, Zafarwal tehsil here Friday.According to local police, Yaseen had divorced his wife Asifa Parveen due to her bad character a year ...

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  • TLAHORE   -   Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry has urged the government to restore zero-rating regime for five export sectors as it has caused unrest among the businessmen. LCCI President Almas Hyder, Senior Vice President Khawaja Shahzad Nasir and Vice President Faheem Ur ...

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  • TLAHORE      -    Pakistan FMCG Importers Association (PFIA) said linking CNIC of every unregistered buyer compulsory for sale of goods will make business further difficult for the commercial importers and distributors. In a statement issued on Thursday, PFIA reacted on the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -     In collaboration with US Department of Justice, the SECP organised a workshop on securities and commodities fraud at the SECP head office on Thursday in Islamabad. Brian R. Harvey, the presenter, is a federal career prosecutor with the U.S. Department of Justice and ...

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  • TA number of online startups are proving their mettle at the international stage in recent years. These include companies which cater to international audiences but also companies that aim to thrive purely by appealing to local consumers. CurryFlow.com, a news magazine website based in Lahore, ...

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  • TSARGODHA - A huge cache of medicines, provided by government to public hospitals, has been recovered from medical stores outside District Headquarters (DHQ) Teaching Hospital. According to official sources, District Health Authority Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr Rao Suleiman Zahid conducted ...

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  • THAFIZABAD - Growers have been absolutely disappointed by the present PTI government which has badly neglected the farming community of the country, said Central Vice President Pakistan Kissan Board (PKB) Aman Ullah Chattha here. Addressing a press conference here on Wednesday, he strongly ...

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  • TISLAMABAD     -   The federal government has allocated Rs.4.5 billion for upgradation of Pakistan Railways existing Main Line-1 (ML-1) and establishment of dry port near Havelian under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Another project to prepare preliminary design and ...

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