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Brasch WordsTHAT 'Rocket's Red Glare' May Be Chinese
The interests of the U.S. military-industrial complex appear to take precedence over U.S. national interests and human rights concerns, a recent transfer of fighter jets to Pakistan shows.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Shawwal moon sighted: Eidul Fitr on Tuesday : July 28, 2014,
KARACHI : The Shawwal moon has been sighted in different parts of the country and the Eidul Fitr is being celebrated on Tuesday .
Sun Jul 27, 2014
NH&MP continues action against overcharging
National Highways & Motorway Police continued strict legal action against overcharging in fares by public transport vehicles on Sunday.
Monsoon downpour lashes twin cities; teen loses life in Pindi : July 28, 2014,
ISLAMABAD/RAWALPINDI: A teen lost his life at Rawalpindi's Adiala Road, as the monsoon showers exposed the competency of the Rawalpindi and Islamabad administration authorities, putting lives and valuables of thousands at risk.According to reports, a teenager died when the ceiling of his home came down because of the heavy rain bursts at Adiala ... (more)
High fares hit travellers hard during Eid
ISLAMABAD: As Pakistanis prepare to go home to celebrate Eid with their families, transporters are doing their best to fleece them.
Flooding threat with ongoing rain raising water level
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/islamabad/27-Jul-2014/flooding-threat-with-ongoing-rain-raising-water-level For news details Read on : Flooding threat with ongoing rain raising water level RAWALPINDI- A flood warning has been issued after the water level in Rawalpindi's Nullah Lai arose due to intermittent rain in the twin cities.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Murky links between extortionists, seminaries
Not long ago, the clinic of Dr Hamid Hassan in Rawalpindi's posh Westridge neighbourhood was thronged by patients but now the clinic presents a deserted look.
Police arrest 59 outlaws; drugs, weapons siezed : July 27, 2014,
RAWALPINDI/ISLAMABAD: Some 57 outlaws, including nine gamblers and four suspected dacoits were arrested by the police, under its ongoing drive against the anti-social elements in various areas of the city during the last three days.According to sources, the police recovered 1,060 grammes of charas and 540 grammes of heroin, 62 bottles of liquor, ... (more)
Load shedding becomes a routine with booming electricity shortfall
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/26-Jul-2014/load-shedding-becomes-a-routine-with-booming-electricity-shortfall For news details Read on : Load shedding becomes a routine with booming electricity shortfall LAHORE/KARACHI/ISLAMABAD - Power shortfall has surged to 4600 megawatt across the country.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
No power outages in Islamabad, Rawalpindi during Eid
The residents of twin cities will have low or zero loadshedding of electricity during Eid days due to rains that are expected to continue for almost the whole week.
A culture of peace but little prigress
A beautiful Mosque in Rawalpindi, Pakistan in the province of Punjab. One of the many in the area which remind you that this country is united in religion.
Yaumul Quds rallies denounce Israel's genocide of Palestinians
ISLAMABAD: Yaumul Quds was observed on Jummatul Wida , with religious zeal and fervour in the twin cities in an expression of solidarity with the people of Palestine and condemn the ongoing massacre of innocent Palestinians in Gaza at the hand of Israeli forces.This day is observed to express support and solidarity with the oppressed Muslims of ... (more)
Ex-CJP Iftikhar sends Imran Rs20b defamation notice
Former chief justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Thursday served a Rs20 billion defamation notice on Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan for "levelling maliciously false, baseless and politically motivated allegations of his involvement in rigging of 2013 elections".
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India summons Pak's deputy high commissioner over 2008 Mumbai attack trial
NEW DELHI: India, on Friday, summoned Pakistan's deputy high commissioner and lodged a strong protest against the adjournment of the ongoing Mumbai terror attack case trial in Pakistan.
Modaraba scam affectees on the prowl for relief
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/islamabad/25-Jul-2014/modaraba-scam-affectees-on-the-prowl-for-relief For news details Read on : Modaraba scam affectees on the prowl for relief ISLAMABAD - Thousands of affectees of the mega financial fraud in the history of Pakistan known as Modaraba and Masharka, have been running from pillar to ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Two sectarian killings accused held in Rawalpindi
Regional Police Officer Akhter Umar Hayat Lalayka on Thursday claimed to have arrested two target killers involved in many incidents of sectarian killings in the city.
18 housing societies issued notices for violating rules : July 25, 2014,
RAWALPINDI: The Punjab government has issued notices to 18 housing schemes in Rawalpindi and Murree for violating the rules and operating without obtaining NOC from the Environment Department.
Jobless youths to get 50,000 vehicles under Yellow Cab Scheme from October: CM
LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that government was implementing various programmes for empowerment and provision of employment opportunities to youths and that Yellow Cab Scheme will be started in the month of October this year under which 50,000 vehicles will be given to unemployed youths on soft terms and conditions.
Work on Metro Bus Project in twin cities to continue during Eid Holidays
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/24-Jul-2014/work-on-metro-bus-project-in-twin-cities-to-continue-during-eid-holidays For news details Read on : Work on Metro Bus Project in twin cities to continue during Eid Holidays ISLAMABAD- Work on Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metro Bus Project will continue uninterrupted on occasion of Eid ... (more)
Rawalpindi: Rescue department on high alert for Eid
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/24-Jul-2014/rawalpindi-rescue-department-on-high-alert-for-eid For news details Read on : Rawalpindi: Rescue department on high alert for Eid Rawalpindi- Rescue departments have been placed on high alert while emergency rescue plan has been prepared for Eid-ul-Fitr.