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Wasa, EPD lock horns over arsenic in water

Wasa, EPD Lock Horns Over Arsenic In Water

Wasa, EPD Lock Horns Over Arsenic In Water THE Water and Sanitation Agency (Wasa) and the Environmental Protection Department (EPD), Punjab, have locked horns over the accuracy of the EPD’s report on presence of arsenic in the ground water in the provincial metropolis. Wasa officials claimed that the water analysis …

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Niazi Express shuts intra-city bus service

Niazi Express Shuts Intra-city Bus Service

Niazi Express Shuts Intra-city Bus Service THE commuters in the provincial metropolis suffered a severe blow on Friday as the Niazi Express shut the service of 48 buses, worsening the state of the already dire public transport system. The Niazi Express Intra-City Bus Service constitutes a chunk of the public …

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Dunya News tortures case: CM Punjab takes notice

CM Forms Committee To Review Ulema Counter-terror Demands

CM Forms Committee To Review Ulema Counter-terror Demands Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has constituted a 12-member committee, headed by Senior Advisor Sirdar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa, to consider the demands of Sunni Etihad Council. The committee is comprised of Provincial Minister for Auqaf Ahsan-ud-Din Qureshi, Member National Assembly …

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Unity Urged To Defeat Terrorism

Unity Urged To Defeat Terrorism

Unity Urged To Defeat Terrorism Speakers at a seminar urged political and religious parties to forge unity and gather public support to eliminate the terrorists who wanted to destabilize the country by provoking sectarian violence. The seminar – ëTerrorism, What Would Be Its End?- was organised by Mir Khalil-ur-Rehman Memorial …

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Dunya News tortures case: CM Punjab takes notice

Contempt Plea Against CM Re-filed In LHC

Contempt Plea Against CM Re-filed In LHC A CONTEMPT of court petition has been moved again in the Lahore High Court against Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif for giving approval for constructing library, restaurant and car parking etc at Doongi ground, Gulberg, in violation of court’s order that had …

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16 vehicles taken away daily in City

16 Vehicles Taken Away Daily In City

16 Vehicles Taken Away Daily In City THE Lahore police seem too helpless (read inefficient) to rein in the increasing number of incidents of vehicle theft in the city, creating a sense of insecurity among the citizens who witnessed 16 such incidents daily on average, during the first six months …

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Terror Suspects Remand Extended

MKRMS Seminar On Terrorism

MKRMS Seminar On Terrorism THE Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman Memorial Society (MKRMS) in collaboration with the Tameer-e-Watan Party is going to hold a though-provoking seminar on the topic, “Terrorism – Where will this end?” at a local hotel on Tuesday (today). Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Syed Hamid Saeed Kazmi will preside …

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Unity Urged To Defeat Terrorism

Illiteracy, Poverty Behind Terrorism

Illiteracy, Poverty Behind Terrorism PUNJAB Education Minister Mujtaba Shujaur Rehman said that illiteracy and poverty are the root causes of terrorism, adding by providing non-formal and technical education to illiterate people, country can be saved from the danger of terrorism. Addressing a capacity-building workshop organised by Literacy & Non Formal …

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PPP Lahore To Set Up 25 Additional Flood-relief Camps

PPP Leader Expresses Lack Of Trust In LHC

PPP Leader Expresses Lack Of Trust In LHC A member of PPP central executive committee Ch. Manzoor Ahmad on Monday showed lack of trust in the Lahore High Court, saying he had no hope of justice from the institution. Ch. Manzoor appeared before an election tribunal in connection with an …

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Canal closure to hit farmers’

Canal Closure To Hit Farmers

Canal Closure To Hit Farmers MILLIONS of acres of fertile land may become barren due to long closure of Chashma-Jehlum Link Canal, said the Kissan Board Pakistan (KBP) here Monday. In a press statement issued here, Sardar Zafar Hussain, KBP president, asked the president and prime minister to come forward …

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