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Poets, Writers To Raise Funds For Flood Affectees

Flood-like Situation In Rivers

Flood-like Situation In Rivers Inflow in all rivers has increased significantly amid widespread rains in upper parts of the country, causing a flood-like situation. According to Flood Forecasting Division of the Pakistan Meteorological Department, the inflow of water in Indus River at Tarbela Dam swelled to 343,000 cusecs on Tuesday …

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US Offers $2bn Security Aid To Pakistan: Hillary

Demo Against Hillary’s Visit

Demo Against Hillary’s Visit THE Punjab University (PU) chapter Islami Jamiat Talaba (IJT) staging a demonstration on Monday protested over arrival of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Pakistan and demanded release of Dr Aafia Siddiqui. The demo was organised at the Canal Bridge near PU New Campus. The …

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Two Men Found Dead

Two Men Found Dead

Two Men Found Dead TWO men were found dead in mysterious circumstances in separate localities of the Shafiqabad police area on Monday. The body of a 30-year-old youth was found from the bank of River Ravi. Police said some unidentified accused had shot him dead by hitting his temple. “The …

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6, 10 hours loadshedding

6, 10 Hours Loadshedding

6, 10 Hours Loadshedding The Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO) is carrying out six and 10 hours load shedding in the urban and rural areas of the provincial capital respectively, contradicting the Companyís schedule of five and eight hours. The scheduled load shedding, coupled with the abrupt power tripping, reached …

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Media persons vow to resist govt muffle

Media Persons Vow To Resist Govt Muffle

Media Persons Vow To Resist Govt Muffle SENIOR newsmen on Monday vowed to resist the rulersí restriction on the media while keeping an eye on the black sheep among the politicians conspiring against the fundamental right of freedom of speech. They were addressing a discussion on ìCurbs on media—-no moreî …

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26 colleges' starts honors degree program this year

PU Finds 4 Legislators’ Degrees Fake; 2 MPAs Already Out

PU Finds 4 Legislators’ Degrees Fake; 2 MPAs Already Out Punjab University on Monday sent back 63 degrees after verification to the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and out of them four degrees, one of a senator and three of MPAs of the Punjab Assembly, were declared fake. The degree of …

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LHC Refuses Media Bar Over Fake Degrees

LHC Refuses Media Bar Over Fake Degrees A MEMBER of the Punjab Assembly, facing a fake degree case in court, made another attempt on Monday to launch a vilification campaign against the media when his lawyer sought a restraining order from Lahore High Court Judge Justice Sh Azmat Saeed against …

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CPSP Blames Punjab Govt For Not Seeking Nealthcare Help

Govt fails To Pass Women University Multan Bill

Govt fails To Pass Women University Multan Bill THE Opposition in the Punjab Assembly on Monday foiled the bid of the coalition partners to pass “The Women University Multan Bill 2010” after it pointed out quorum. The Treasury could not pass the bill for the second consecutive day after the …

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Snatched car seized

Snatched Car Seized

Snatched Car Seized THE National Highways and Motorway Police, N-5 Central, claimed to have arrested two car snatchers of an inter-provincial gang near Jumber on the national highways. The NH&MP wireless control received a message from Helpline 130 that two armed men snatched a car (LED-6914) from a person at …

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Sluggishness of govt officials

Sluggishness Of Govt Officials

Sluggishness Of Govt Officials LACK of coordination and lethargic attitude of officials in the government departments are some of the major challenges which, unfortunately, every government has to face. All this not only embarrasses the government, especially when foreign donors are involved, but also leads stakeholders to suffer. One such …

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