MQM laments ‘victimisation’ despite support to army operations

MNA Sajid Ahmad of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) on Monday said that MQM has supported the different army operations throughout the years despite the...

‘Urdu implementation no joke, Govt must uphold obligation’

Supreme Court (SC) has directed attorney general (AG) and information secretary to  bring it to the notice of the prime minister (PM) that implementation...

Students enjoy wood carving workshop at RAC

The Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) on Friday organised a three-day wood art workshop by Saleem Mughal for its students. Mughal is a renowned wood artist....

Army Chief signs execution orders for 4 terrorists responsible for APS attack

Since the establishment of military courts, 27 terrorists have been handed down death sentences

Section 144 imposed in Pindi

The government has imposed Section 144 in Rawalpindi, banning pillion riding, display of firearms and use of loudspeaker for 48 hours. Rawalpindi DCO announced late...

‘Media can add the fun back to fundamentalism’

27 TV anchorpersons and talk-show hosts hailing from 25 districts of Pakistan participated in a two day national consultative workshop entitled “Media for Peace”...

Iqbal Day goes unnoticed in capital

The 134th birth anniversary of national poet and philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal went unnoticed as no activity was organised in the capital on the...

PM’s security plan for DI Khan finalised

  The concerned authorities have finalised the security plan for the visit of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to Dera Ismail Khan scheduled for May 17. Security...

Teachers paid rich homage

Speakers at two separate seminars, held on Wednesday to mark International Teachers Day, paid rich tribute to teachers, saying no nation could achieve the...

Saira determined to take polio head on

Minister says strict monitoring being devised to make anti-polio campaign more effective Minister of State for National Health Services, Mrs. Saira Afzal Tarar on Wednesday...

MCI approves beautification plan of capital

ISLAMABAD: Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) on Friday approved the policy regarding beautification and uplifting of parks, green belts, and roundabouts under its Corporate Social Responsibility...

Coal demand increases in twin cities

The demand for coal and firewood has increased in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad as domestic consumers and ‘tandoor’ owners have started...

Indian diplomat caught taking pictures of IHC judge

ISLAMABAD: Indian diplomat was caught taking pictures of Islamabad High Court judge on Friday. Piyush Singh, First Secretary of Indian High Commission was visiting IHC...

Murree Brewery wins Consumers’ Choice Award

The Murree Brewery won the Consumers Choice Award 2011 for its product Bigg Apple in the category of carbonated drinks. Murree Brewery always stands...

Three held for killing Chinese woman, looting foreigners

  ISLAMABAD: Criminal Investigation Agency (CIA) of Islamabad Police has arrested three persons allegedly involved in killing a Chinese woman during a robbery at her...

CDA approves plan for model prison

Capital Development Agency (CDA) has principally approved a comprehensive plan of a new model prison with facilities of boarding, sporting, healthcare, library, residential quarters,...

102 held in search operation

Police on Saturday arrested 102 suspects during search operation in Afghan habitats and other areas of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT). According to a police spokesman,...