LHC seeks reply on obscenity on Internet

Lahore High Court (LHC) Justice Shahzad Malik on Friday sought reply within four weeks from the federal government and the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA)...

Balloting for Naya Pakistan housing project held in Lodhran

LAHORE: The computerized balloting for the formal allotment of houses to the low-income class of society under the Naya Pakistan Housing Project (NPHP) was...

Murderer awarded death sentence

Additional District & Sessions Judge Arif Hameed Shaikh on Wednesday awarded the death sentence on two counts to Muhammad Siddique who was involved in...

Girl allegedly commits suicide over family issue

LAHORE: A 20-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide after a tiff with her family by consuming poisonous pills in Green Town on Sunday. According to police...

PPP may support PML-Q in NA-69 if Mukhtar refuses to contest

GUJRAT: The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) may give support to the Pakistan Muslim League- Quaid (PML-Q) if PPP's Ahmed Mukhtar does not contest from...

Asma Jahangir hopeful on blasphemy law changes

*Prominent lawyer and human rights activist says religious scholars and parties including JI condemning lynching of Christian couple in Kot Radha Kishan is a...

Pile-up following accident on Sherpao Bridge

A pile-up of automobiles has taken place on Lahore's Sherpao Bridge after an accident on the road. Rescue 1122 vehicles have also reached the site in an...

Two arrested for harassing women with ‘objectionable’ pictures, videos

LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) Cyber Crime Wing has arrested two men in Lahore for purportedly harassing women through "objectionable" pictures and video. According...

Ch Parvez Elahi files nomination papers for Gujrat constituency

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) President Chaudhry Parvez Elahi on Sunday filed his nomination papers for two of the Gujrat constituencies in National Assembly...

Cabinet dissolution draws mixed response from politicians

LAHORE - Politicians belonging to various political parties gave a mixed response over President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani's decision to dissolve the federal cabinet. President Zardari's Punjab Coordinator Naveed Chaudhry welcomed the decision saying that it was a positive move.
He predicted that the decision would increase the party's efficiency and said that the change would be brought according to the 18th Constitutional Amendment. The PPP

Lahore medicine factory collapse: Man rescued from rubble after 47 hours

A man was retrieved on Wednesday from the rubble of a collapsed three-storey drug company after 47 hours, while several others are still believed...

LCCI opposes KKIE’s conversion into residential society

Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Wednesday opposed conversion of Kahna Kacha Industrial Estate (KKIE) into a residential society and said that it...

JICA’s water treatment project washed away

WASA MD says Punjab govt has taken good step by starting project NESPAK has been ordered to start work on project   The Punjab government has suspended...

Pakistan can generate 2.9 million MW clean energy from solar power: minister

LAHORE: The three-day 8th Edition of Solar Pakistan and 2nd Edition of Electricity Pakistan were started on Thursday under one platform of International Exhibition...

TEVTA, TRG to train 2,000 youth to work at call centers

  LAHORE: Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) Chairman Irfan Qaiser Sheikh Thursday said that the authority, in collaboration with The Resource Group (TRG)...

Pakistan’s powers combined against terrorism: SHUJA KHANZADA

The Punjab government is paying full attention to economic development but the desired results cannot be achieved without peace in the society, said Punjab...

Country’s crisis to deepen if Zardari stays in power: CM

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Thursday said that the crisis in the country would deepen if President Asif Ali Zardari and his party...