Sunday Dec 8
Residents coping with changing weather
On the one hand, local hospitals and clinics are seeing an increase in the number of patients suffering from infectious diseases including sore throat, cough, influenza and temperature and, on the other, residents are thronging restaurants and roadside stalls serving winter delicacies such as soup.
Iraqi delegation visits Lok Virsa
ISLAMABAD: The visiting Iraqi parliamentary delegation headed by Iraqi Council of Representatives Speaker Osama Abdul Aziz al-Nujafi on Saturday visited Lok Virsa at Shakarparian.
US to help Pakistan create economic opportunities
Staff Report ISLAMABAD: US Ambassador to Pakistan Richard G Olson underscored the US government's commitment to increase opportunities for entrepreneurs in Pakistan at the 2013 Pakistan StartUp Cup awards ceremony, which took place in Islamabad.
People turn to soup, hot drinks with drop in mercury
ISLAMABAD: With the weather rapidly turning chilly, the sale of tea, coffee and soup is on the rise in the markets of the capital with each passing day.
IIRO announces to expand operations in Pakistan
Staff Report ISLAMABAD: International Islamic Relief Organisation has decided to expand its operations in Pakistan from relief work to social sector development.
Drive against polio kicks off
ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority Chairman Nadeem Hasan Asif on Monday inaugurated the anti-polio vaccination campaign by administering drops to children at the Directorate of Health Services, F11 Islamabad.
Globe-trotting European riders reach Pakistan on bicycle
ISLAMABAD: Judith Held, 37, didn't use Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines or PIA to travel to Pakistan.
Visitors demand lifeguards at Rawal Lake
ISLAMABAD: People visiting the Rawal Reservoir have demanded the civic body to arrange well-trained lifeguards on a permanent basis to help prevent drowning incidents at the lake.
Exhibition on contemporary Japanese architecture opens at NAG
ISLAMABAD: An exhibition on contemporary Japanese architecture opened at the National Art Gallery on Wednesday that explored evolution of the Japanese architecture between 1996 and 2006.
Pakistan Christian Post
J Salik files petition in SCP for Suo-motto
Islamabad: November 12, 2013. Former Federal Minister and Convener World Minority Alliance J Salik submitted a petition for Sue Moto on some of the very important national issues, in Supreme Court today.
Exhibition on 8 eminent Chinese celebrities opens at PMNH today
ISLAMABAD: A two-day exhibition on eight modern times eminent Chinese celebrities will be held at the Pakistan Museum of Natural History today .