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Turning down marriage proposal: Woman burnt to death in Multan

Advertisements MULTAN: A Pakistani young girl blown off on Tuesday after long suffering from being put on ablaze over rejecting marriage proposal. Advertisements 20-year-old Sonia Bibi was admitted to the Nishtar Hospital, Multan a month ago after her former lover Latif Ahmed had ignited her when she refused to marry …

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Lahore: Shaheen Air flight crash landing left 10 injured, flights delayed

LAHORE: A domestic Shahee Air International flight faced a crash landing due to flaw in landing gear causing 10 passengers injured. All the injured are provided with first-aid and none of these is in critical condition. The Karachi-Lahore flight NL-142’s tyre was burst while landing at Allama Iqbal International Airport …

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Licence seeking drivers struggling in Karachi, how to get licence, procedure, date extended

Driving License offices in different areas of Karachi were thronged with license seeking applicants caused much disturbance resulting in police’s resorting baton-charge on Monday. A large number of people approached the Clifton, Nazimabad and Korangi driving license branches in order to get their licence issued following the warning from DIG-Traffic …

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Punjab Local Government Elections Phase-1: FAFEN identifies irregularities and illegalities

LAHORE: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has identified irregularities and illegalities in the 1st phase of local government elections in Punjab. According to FAFEN, same irregularities and illegalities on the election day were occurred as were witnessed during 2013 General Elections. FAFEN has released its report today over the …

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Nargis to roll on stage on Nov 6 in Shalimar theatre

Famous film-star and stage actress-cum-dancer Nargis is going to make her come back on stage on November 6 with the drama titled ‘Welcome Back Nargis’. The drama will be presented on Lahore’s one of the most famous and prominent theatres Shalimar were Tariq Malik is producing the play. Earlier, Nargis …

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LG elections Punjab: Nawaz Sharif casts vote at UC-70 of Lahore

LAHORE: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif casts his vote on the occasion of Local Bodies Elections on Saturday and stated ‘democracy is Pakistan’s future’. “I have full faith in democracy and Insha’Allh democracy is our future,” PM Nawaz said. Detailing about the relation between Pakistan and democracy, the premier said: “Pakistan …

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Cyber Crime: Guy harassing girl arrested from Karachi as FIA raids

The Cyber Crime Circle of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) made a claim on Thursday having arrested a boy over allegedly harassing a girl via the social networking website, Facebook. The 21-years-old Abdul Moiz was taken into custody on during a raid at his residence in Gulshan-e-Iqbal and was shifted …

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After 10 years, polling in process for 1st Phase of LG elections in Punjab, Sindh

PUNJAB/SINDH: Polling for 1st phase of local government elections in 12 districts of Punjab and 9 districts of Sindh is underway. The polling started at 7:30 am and will continue till 5:30 without any rest. Following are the districts of Punjab where LG polls are underway: Lahore Faisalabad Gujrat Chakwal Bhakkar …

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Zain murder case: Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali takes suo moto

Anwar Zaheer Jamali, the chief justice of Pakistan took suo moto action on Thursday in dealing with Zain murder case. Justice asked for complete report of the incident and ordered Inspector General Punjab to brief. The development comes couple of days after when Anti-terrorism Court (ATC) exonerated Mustafa Kanju and …

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LG Elections in Punjab, Sindh: Troops to assist security agencies in maintaining peace, says ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) of Pak Army has ensured that the troops will assist law enforcement agencies (LEAs) in maintaining peace during LG polls when and where required by the civil administration. Various civil administrations have demanded for the army troops for maintenance of law and order …

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Five burned to death after fire engulfed slums in Karachi

KARACHI: The fire erupted in the slums engulfed at least 70 slums in the locality and consequently around 5 people were burned to death in the incident. The incident occurred in the slums located in the Gulistan-i-Jauhar area of Karachi on Thursday evening. Fire brigades personnel were immediately deployed to …

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Bilawal Bhutto vists LRH Peshawar to inquire earthquake victims

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari reached Lady Ready Hospital (LRH) Peshawar on Thursday to pay  earthquake  victims.  Accompanied by Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah, Senator Sherry Reham and local PPP officials, the party chairman arrived in the area just before Prime Minister’s directing authorities to boost relief …

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All relief goods to be provided to earthquake victims: PM Nawaz

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif states that the accomplishment of relief funds offered by the government for the betterment of earthquake victims has begun. While addressing to the affected people at Dasu in District Kohistan on Thursday, he expressed saying the federal and KP governments are offering six hundred thousand …

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3 Pakistani students win ‘Champion of Champions’ contest in Australia

Three young students from Mandi Bahauddin have won ‘Champion of the Champions’ awards in Australia after competing in Literacy, Maths and Science. The trio would now visit Australia to participate in a ceremony to fetch their medals. Earlier, in a three-days competition, ‘World Education Games’, the boys participated via Internet …

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