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Khawaja Nadeem hails PTT report

Lahore City Cricket Association President Khawaja Nadeem has welcomed the International Cricket Council (ICC) Task Team’s recommendations in which they asked to strengthen the regional associations. He also expressed his readiness to

Punjab govt hails budget as ‘ideal’

Legislators from the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), the party in power in Punjab, hailed the annual provincial budget of 2011-12 as “an ideal document” on Tuesday, while lawmakers from the opposition –

LCCI hails budget initiatives

The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry Friday appreciated Punjab government for its special focus on power generation, education, health, infrastructure and the agriculture sector. The launch of Punjab Rozgar Scheme, establishment

IMF hails India rate rise

The International Monetary Fund has hailed moves by India’s central bank to hike interest rates in an attempt to curb the rising cost of living. “The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has

Brig Mehmood hails 5000 Baloch recruitment in Pakistan army

ISLAMABAD – Brigadier (Retd.) Mehmood Shah hailed announcement by Chief of Army Staff Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kayani about 5000 Baloch men recruitment in Pakistan army this year.
Talking to VOA, he said that Pakistan Army’s Baloch Regiment is second largest after Punjab Regiment. He said that Balochistan lags behind in education sector and therefore, Baloch youth cannot compete with the youth of other parts of the country.
To a question, he said that it is difficult for those

PMA hails PM’s special pay package for doctors

LAHORE – Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) Punjab chapter on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani’s statement regarding the special pay scales for doctors. PMA Punjab President Dr Ashraf Nizami and other office-bearers said that it was a longstanding demand of the PMA Central Council that doctors should be brought out from the National Pay Scale and a special salary package be announced for them according to their professional capabilities.
PMA office-bearers

PLF hails presidential reference on ZAB’s case

LAHORE – The People’s Lawyers’ Forum (PLF) Punjab chapter on Saturday hailed the presidential reference filed in the Supreme Court (SC) to revisit the Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (ZAB) hanging case.
PLF Punjab Senior Vice President Malik Nasir Awan and Additional General Secretary Rana Sufyan Arshad said that ZAB’s death was a judicial murder, as the judges who gave the decision have also accepted that it was a wrong decision. They said that revisiting the case will also be helpful to