PU to end contracts of employees, teaching staff

-Varsities ordered to ensure appointments through ads, conduct internal audit within a month LAHORE: Punjab University (PU) will be ending contracts of as many as...

Health minister orders AIDS screening of prisoners in Punjab jails

LAHORE: Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmeen Rashid has directed for HIV/AIDS screening of every prisoner in 41 prisons of Punjab. She passed these directions while...

Former PU vice chancellor Dr Mujahid Kamran released

LAHORE: Former vice chancellor of the Punjab University, Dr Mujahid Kamran, was released from Camp Jail on Saturday. He was welcomed by his wife and students waiting...

PL&DD distributes first 100 poultry units

LAHORE: In order to curb poverty, Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Department (PL&DD), in accordance with the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan, has started...

Report of health week held in August launched

LAHORE: Minister for Primary and secondary Healthcare Khawaja Imran Nazir has said that the Punjab government is trying to fill the gaps in the Health...

No need for speed

Two people, Zulifqar, 45 and Usman, were knocked down and killed by over-speeding vehicles in two different areas of the city on Monday. Zulfiqar...

We need 200 more trains, says PR secretary

Pakistan Railways Secretary Arif Azeem has said that about 350 locomotives are needed to put railway on normal track. Talking to reporters he said...

Minar-e-Pakistan: Re-living history

LAHORE: Minar-e-Pakistan, also translated as 'Tower of Pakistan' and 'Minaret of Pakistan' was built to commemorate Pakistan Resolution (Lahore Resolution), which was adopted during the...

Google maps identifies road blockages in the provincial capital

LAHORE: Google maps has allowed user to identify locations where containers have been deployed or roads have otherwise been closed off for traffic by...

Driving license can now be renewed from any district

The citizens can now renew their driving license from any district of Punjab, the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) announced Friday. In a tweet, the...

Let’s call all victims ‘martyrs’ and just NAP

Taliban suicide bomber kills over 70 people, mostly women and children, injures over 350 in attack targeted at Christians celebrating Easter holiday at public park in Lahore

Two Ahmadi women being harassed for ‘violating constitution’

Two female faculty member of Post-Graduate College of Nursing, Birdwood Road, are getting life threats for being “members of the Ahmadiya community”, with religious...

Civilians allowed to shop at CSD

Now civilians can have the prerogative to shop at all CSDs (Canteen Services Department) throughout Pakistan for best quality household products at reasonable prices...

‘My children speak Hindi, what do I do?’

Shanzay Ali, a mother of three, is upset over the changes she detects in her children’s everyday language. She says her children, Faizan, 8,...

AMPL general secretary’s father’s funeral held

LAHORE - All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) London General Secretary Ifzaal Siddiqui's father passed away owing to a heart attack on Thursday morning. The funeral prayer was held in a ground in G block, Johar Town.
APML President Gen Pervez Musharraf paid his condolence over the phone to the deceased's family. Funeral was attended by APML Chief Coordinator Shahbaz Hussain, APML Media Adviser Fawad Hussain, Hafiz Ghulam Mohiyuddin, Rana Mobashir Ahmad, Fawad Khalid, Saad Malik,

PLRA introduces online facility for payment of Fard

LAHORE: Punjab Land Revenue Authority (PLRA) has introduced an online facility that would allow it to collect land taxes, documents and mutations online. The new...

Lahore airport to have liquor bar soon

--Excise, police, admin issue NOCs to Unicorn Prestige Limited with regard to liquor licence LAHORE: Alcoholic beverages are set to become available at Lahore’s Allama Iqbal...