• Protests flare up at Panjab University—Who are protesting and why? 05 Dec 2020 21:45 Arguments ensue between PU V-C Professor Raj Kumar and members of Syndicate regarding holding the Syndicate meeting. (Express Photo)The cessation of the present Senate’s term, coupled with the indefinite delay in elections, has propelled Panjab University’ …
  • Govt will not stop Opposition from holding PDM rally, will file cases against organisers: PM Imran Khan 05 Dec 2020 20:08 ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday warned that the government would lodge cases against organisers making arrangements for rallies which is a violation of coronavirus safety protocols. "We will file FIRs against everyone — from the kursi …
  • WATCH: Firdous Ashiq Awan smashes 'PDM' to bits in Lahore 05 Dec 2020 20:08 LAHORE: Special Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab Firdous Ashiq Awan on Saturday was seen punching down on and smashing a stack of tiles with her bare hands which she later equated to the Pakistan Democratic Movement. The special assistant seemed excited …
  • Cases to be filed against organisers of Lahore rally:Pak PM 05 Dec 2020 19:30 Islamabad [Pakistan], December 5 (ANI): As calls for his government to step down louden, a rattled Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan ruled out the possibility of the government granting permission to the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) for holding anti …
  • Punjab Govt. Reopens the Field Hospital set up at Lahore’s Expo Center 05 Dec 2020 19:15 Earlier today, the government of Punjab has reopened the field hospital built earlier at the expo center Lahore for COVID-19 patients. The Provincial Health Department released a notification which declared that the field hospital set up in hall 2 of the …
  • Govt. Launches Pakistan’s First Radio School and Education Portal 05 Dec 2020 19:15 On Saturday, the government has introduced Pakistan’s first radio school and education portal for distance learning. According to the reports, a joint scheme of the government and Radio Pakistan, the radio school targets to educate over 8 million children …
  • Virgin Atlantic Permitted to Operate Direct Flights to Pakistan from December 05 Dec 2020 19:15 Earlier today, news came out that a British airline Virgin Atlantic Airways has been granted permission to operate direct flight to and from Pakistan. According to the details, it will be operating 4 direct flights a week from London to Lahore and 3 a week …
  • Video: Firdous Ashiq Awan breaks stack of tiles with bare hands 05 Dec 2020 18:35 LAHORE: Special Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab Firdous Ashiq Awan smashed a stack of tiles with her bare hands which she later said  represented the Pakistan Democratic Movement. The special assistant seemed excited as she slammed her hand into the …
  • Opposition wrong if it thinks it can pressurise me: PM Imran Khan 05 Dec 2020 18:35 Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday said that  the Opposition is "wrong if they think they can pressurise me". The premier's remarks came ahead of the Pakistan Democratic Movement's rally scheduled in Lahore on December 13. "The …
  • Will leave my seat, but will not give NRO: PM Imran 05 Dec 2020 17:54 Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday categorically stated that he will give up his office but will not give any NRO (National Reconciliation Ordinance) to the opposition. The premier made the comments while speaking to actor Hamza Ali Abbasi during an …
  • With Pak Opposition adamant on Lahore rally, PM Imran Khan says cases to be filed against organisers 05 Dec 2020 15:58
  • No NRO: 'I will leave the office of PM but never betray the country,' says PM Imran Khan 05 Dec 2020 14:46 ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday vowed that he will never grant any amnesty to the Opposition, ahead of the Pakistan Democratic Movement's rally scheduled in Lahore on December 13. "The only thing they want is an NRO. I will leave …
  • Buzdar warns of legal action against 'unlawful' rallies 05 Dec 2020 14:21 Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Saturday said the provincial government will initiate and consider legal action against those involved in organising rallies that pose a risk of spreading the coronavirus. The chief minister expressed the views while …
  • PM Imran Khan says cases to be filed against organisers of rallies 05 Dec 2020 13:36 ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan ruled out the possibility of the government granting permission to the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) to hold a public gathering, and warned that it would lodge cases against the organisers. In an interview to a …
  • Pakistan court declares Nawaz Sharif... 05 Dec 2020 09:34 A Pakistani court on Wednesday declared Nawaz Sharif a proclaimed offender after the former prime minister failed to appear before it despite repeated summons served in connection with two corruption cases. The two-member bench of the Islamabad High Court …
  • Political rivalry can hamper Pakistan's fight against COVID-19: report 05 Dec 2020 09:31 ISLAMABAD: The ongoing political rivalry in Pakistan between the government and the Opposition parties may hamper the country’s fight against the second wave of the coronavirus, according to a monthly COVID-19 response report. It has been prepared by the …
  • Karachi committee reviews development projects 05 Dec 2020 09:31 KARACHI: The Coordination Committee formed for the development of Karachi on Friday reviewed the progress of various initiatives including the cleaning of stormwater drains, the lifting of garbage, ensuring a regular water supply and the construction of …
  • Coronavirus: Punjab students can now submit birth certificates till January 31 05 Dec 2020 09:31 LAHORE: The deadline to submit your birth certificates to school has been extended in Punjab till January 31, 2021 amid the second wave of the coronavirus. The Punjab Schools Education Department made the decision on Friday. It was announced by Punjab …
  • Lahore court asks Babar Azam, family to stop harassing woman alleging rape 05 Dec 2020 09:31 LAHORE: A sessions court in Lahore ordered on Saturday Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam and his family to not harass Hamiza Mukhatar, who is alleging she was raped by the national cricket team’s skipper. Additional Sessions Judge Abid Raza heard …
  • 10 Kasur judges take leave en masse after bar association president misbehaves with female judge 05 Dec 2020 09:30 KASUR: At least 10 judges of Kasur's Pattoki tehsil went on leave en masse after the its bar association president misbehaved with a female judge. Pattoki Bar Association President Mudassir Naeem Bhatti misbehaved with civil judge Mahjabeen. The Kasur …
  • NZ Vs PAK: PCB Launches Probe Into Pakistan Players' COVID-19 Cases In New Zealand 05 Dec 2020 08:48 The Pakistan Cricket Board has started a probe into how as many as 10 players tested positive for COVID-19 after landing in New Zealand. (More Cricket News) The investigation has been launched after it emerged that some players from one or two teams in the …
  • I have been victimised by PIA: Shahbaz Senior 05 Dec 2020 07:20 LAHORE: Former Pakistan hockey captain and legendary forward Shahbaz Ahmad Senior has termed his transfer from Islamabad to Karachi by his parent body PIA as an act of revenge and vows to get a stay-order against the harsh decision. Shahbaz, who led …
  • LHC suspends PML-N workers’ detention 05 Dec 2020 07:19 LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Friday suspended an order of the Faisalabad deputy commissioner regarding the detention of 17 workers of the PML-N and sought a reply from the district government. PML-N Lawyers Forum’s advocate Rafaqat Dogar challenged the …
  • Firdous suggests NAB, judiciary review Maryam’s bail 05 Dec 2020 07:10 LAHORE: Special Assistant to the Chief Minister on Information Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan has suggested the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and the judiciary look into the matter of granting bail to PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz. Stressing that rule of …
  • Punjab govt activates ICUs, HDUs and Expo facilities for Covid patients 05 Dec 2020 07:10 LAHORE: After a gap of five months or so, the Punjab government issued directions to make operational intensive care units (ICUs) and high dependency units (HDUs) of three teaching hospitals of the city and the Expo Centre Lahore to admit serious patients …
  • Bilawal tests negative for Covid-19 05 Dec 2020 07:10 KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Friday tested negative for Covid-19 after catching the coronavirus and staying in self-isolation for more than a week, paving the way for his appearance in Dec 13 Pakistan Democratic …
  • PCB launches probe into players’ COVID cases in New Zealand 05 Dec 2020 05:38 The Pakistan Cricket Board has started a probe into how as many as 10 players tested positive for COVID-19 after landing in New Zealand. The investigation has been launched after it emerged that some players from one or two teams in the ongoing domestic …
  • Stocks post gains for fifth consecutive session 05 Dec 2020 05:20 KARACHI: Stocks lurched forward for the fifth straight day with the KSE-100 index recording gains of 159.28 points (0.38 per cent) and close at 42,207. It brought the two-week aggregate gains to 2,020 points (5.5pc). The sustai­ned bullish trend of the …
  • Morning mist covers Lahore, adjacent areas 05 Dec 2020 05:10 LAHORE: Mist hung in and around Lahore in the early morning hours of Friday, with the Met Office saying more was expected as the days grew colder in December. “As humidity decreases and the weather gets colder, more of this mist called fog is expected and …
  • 10 Pattoki judges stop work in protest against bar ‘abuse’ 05 Dec 2020 05:09 LAHORE: All the judicial officers posted in Pattoki tehsil courts on Friday stopped working and applied for a 10-day leave in protest against the alleged misbehaviour and abusive conduct of the president of the local bar association with their colleagues …
  • Decision on resignation to be finalised next week: PDM 05 Dec 2020 05:09 LAHORE: As the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) could not hold significant demonstrations across the country on Friday against the PTI government’s manhandling of its workers during the Multan rally, the 11-party opposition alliance announced that a …
  • Corrupt officials to be axed, not transferred: PM 05 Dec 2020 05:09 • Asks people to use Citizen Portal for lodging complaints • Dissatisfied with performance of local governments • Says new system being introduced at village level • Radio school, education portal launched to facilitate students ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister …
  • Pak vs NZ: PCB slams ?non-professionalism? of New Zealand health authorities 05 Dec 2020 04:22 ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed its disappointment with New Zealand’s cricket and health authorities over the handling of Pakistani squad’s COVID-19 issues and wrote “strongly worded” emails after the players were denied …
  • PDM campaign not for power: Abbasi 05 Dec 2020 03:24 FAISALABAD: The PDM movement was not for lust of power but the main objective of this movement was to pave new direction in country's politics and redress the mounting problems of the common man, the former Prime Minister, Shahid Khakhan Abbasi said …
  • PDM movement not for power, says Abbasi 05 Dec 2020 03:24 FAISALABAD: The PDM movement was not for lust of power but the main objective of this movement was to pave new direction in country's politics and redress the mounting problems of the common man, the former Prime Minister, Shahid Khakhan Abbasi said …
  • Corona kills 56 including ex-judge Arshad Malik 05 Dec 2020 03:24 ISLAMABAD: The total active COVID-19 cases in Pakistan on Friday were recorded 51,507, as 3,262 more people tested positive during the last 24 hours. Fifty-five corona patients, of whom 49 were under treatment in hospital and six out of hospital died on …
  • PDM movement not for power, claims Abbasi 05 Dec 2020 03:23 FAISALABAD: The PDM movement was not for lust of power but the main objective of this movement was to pave a new direction in country's politics and redress the mounting problems of the common man, former prime minister Shahid Khakhan Abbasi said while …
  • Citizens Portal a path to public empowerment: PM 05 Dec 2020 03:23 Ag APP ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday urged more Pakistanis to use his government’s online complaints resolution forum, which he described as a path to empowering citizens and making public sector officials accountable. He made the remarks …
  • No transfer but suspension over corruption: PM Imran Khan 05 Dec 2020 03:23 No transfer but suspension over corruption: PM Imran Khan ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said that any bureaucrat who was caught involved in corruption will be suspended from service rather than being transferred to another post. The …
  • Mian Iftikhar says PTI govt bound to go 05 Dec 2020 03:12 NOWSHERA: The opposition’s Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) staged a rally here on Friday as part of the anti-government campaign. The protest was staged at the Shobra Chowk which was attended by leaders and members of the PDM. Spokesman for PDM and …
  • PDM stages anti-govt rallies across KP 05 Dec 2020 03:12 PESHAWAR: The activities of different component parties of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) on Friday staged demonstrations across the province against the government for registering cases against the opposition leaders. PDM chief Maulana Fazlur …
  • Barrister Jahanzeb new Australian Honorary Consul in Karachi 05 Dec 2020 03:10 ISLAMABAD: The Australian government has appointed a Karachi law practitioner Jahanzeb Awan as its new Honorary Consul in Karachi who will be having consular jurisdiction over Sindh province. The announcement come from Australian High Commission Islamabad …
  • 24 more corona patients die in Punjab 05 Dec 2020 03:09 LAHORE: Around 24 COVID-19 patients died while 670 new infections were confirmed in Punjab during the last 24 hours. According to report issued by Primary and Secondary Healthcare (P&SH) Department Punjab on Friday, with this the death toll reached 3, …
  • Three suspected robbers held in Lahore 05 Dec 2020 03:09 LAHORE: City division investigation police claimed to have arrested three suspected robbers on Friday. The arrested suspects have been identified as Rehan Butt, Kamran and Yaseen. Butt allegedly shot at a person during robbery for offering resistance at …
  • Detention orders of 17 PML-N workers suspended 05 Dec 2020 03:09 LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Friday suspended an order of the Faisalabad deputy commissioner regarding detention of 17 workers of the PML-N and sought a reply from the district government. PML-N Lawyers Forum’s Advocate Rafaqat Dogar challenged the …
  • Jahanzeb Awan appointed as honorary Australian CG Karachi 05 Dec 2020 03:09 KARACHI: The Australian government has announced to appoint Barrister Jahanzeb Awan as a new honorary consul general in Karachi with the consular jurisdiction for Sindh. Barrister Jahanzeb Awan, advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan, is a partner and head of …
  • Nearing the Rubicon 05 Dec 2020 02:42 WELL, that escalated fast. The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) may be in the process of fast-tracking its campaign to oust Prime Minister Imran Khan. The end game, from its perspective, may come sooner than planned. Does this mean the opposition is on …
  • Tech startups raise funds 05 Dec 2020 02:26 LAHORE: Pakistani venture capital firm Fatima Gobi Ventures has announced the five startups that have received funding from their maiden fund, Techxila Fund I, which was announced late last year, a statement said on Friday. The companies boast experienced …
  • Struggling working class 05 Dec 2020 02:26 LAHORE: Informality in an economy is a legacy of colonial exploitation. In underdeveloped countries, it is a consequence of low capital resources, faulty state policies, economic mismanagement, corrupt practices, and misguided policies of international …
  • Cement sales snap growth trend in November 05 Dec 2020 02:25 LAHORE: Cement sales snapped a monthly growth trend after two months in November, although there was a continued increase year-on-year due to government’s amnesty on investments in construction sector, industry data showed on Friday. Total cement …
  • Guard Rice Kings make it to main final of U Micro Finance Polo 05 Dec 2020 02:24 LAHORE: Guard Rice Kings qualified for the main final and Zacky Farms for the subsidiary final of the U Micro Finance LPC Super League 2020 after winning their respective matches played here at the Lahore Polo Club ground on Friday. The first match of the …
  • Sialkot's Ameer Khawaja in front in Quaid-i-Azam Golf 05 Dec 2020 02:24 LAHORE: Ameer Khawaja was way ahead in ZIC Quaid-i-Azam Golf Championship which teed off here at the remarkable par 72 Lahore Gymkhana Golf Course on Friday. Ameer of Sialkot ended the day as the leader with an exceptional score of net 67, five under par. …
  • Master Paints to face Newage in Saeed Zaman Polo final 05 Dec 2020 02:24 LAHORE: Master Paints and Newage booked berths in the main final of the Maj Gen Saeed uz Zaman Memorial Polo Cup 2020 after winning their respective semi-finals here at the Jinnah Polo and Country Club (JP&CC) on Friday. Marcos Panelo played perfect …
  • Misbah, Hafeez, Ajmal in the run for ODI team of the decade 05 Dec 2020 02:23 LAHORE: Five Pakistani cricketers, three men and two women, are in the run to be selected for ICC ODI teams of the decade. The players nominated for inclusion in men’s ODI XI of the decade and women’s ODI XI of the decade were revealed the other day. For …
  • Cash awards for Punjab's U-16 champion athletes 05 Dec 2020 02:23 LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti on Friday distributed cash prizes among Sports Board Punjab’s boys and girls athletics teams which won competitions in Inter-Provincial Under-16 Athletics Championship 2020 in …
  • KRL, Karachi United blast their way into Challenge Cup pre-quarters 05 Dec 2020 02:23 KARACHI: Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) and Karachi United blasted their way into the pre-quarter-finals of the National Football Challenge Cup at Lahore on Friday. In a Group C match, Pakistan Premier League champions KRL humiliated Saif Tex with a 6-1 …
  • PCB writes strongly-worded emails to NZC authorities 05 Dec 2020 02:23 ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sent two strongly-worded emails to the New Zealand Ministry of Health and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) and even considered pulling out of the tour in case the hosts fail to allow all cleared players to start …
  • Form-B submission date extended 05 Dec 2020 02:04 LAHORE:In the wake of the second wave of coronavirus, School Education Department (SED) Punjab has extended the deadline till January 31, 2021 for submission of the Form-B by students. Punjab School Education Minister Dr Murad Raas, in a social media …
  • Three suspected robbers held 05 Dec 2020 02:04 LAHORE:City division investigation police claimed to have arrested three suspected robbers on Friday. The arrested suspects have been identified as Rehan Butt, Kamran and Yaseen. Rehan Butt was involved in heinous crimes. He had allegedly shot at a person …
  • Youm-e-Dua observed 05 Dec 2020 02:04 LAHORE:On the call of the government and ulema, 'Youm-e-Dua' was observed here on Friday to get rid of coronavirus pandemic. While addressing a Friday congregation at Grand Jamia Masajid Baharia Town, Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi, chairman …
  • Siraj for ending 'status quo' politics 05 Dec 2020 02:04 LAHORE:Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Senator Sirajul Haq has regretted that majority of the political parties in Pakistan are ignorant of the concept of democracy and act as dynastic and family units. The JI leader alleged that the ruling elite had deceived the …
  • Mobile phone snatchers held 05 Dec 2020 02:03 LAHORE:Racecourse police claimed to have arrested four suspects involved in mobile phone snatching on Friday. The arrested suspects have been identified as Imran, Ali Raza, Hasnain Raza, Faheem Abbass. They have been involved in committing various …
  • Depts directed to issue cement plants NOCs within timeline 05 Dec 2020 02:03 LAHORE:Provincial Minister for Industry and Commerce Aslam Iqbal has said that the Punjab government provided one window facility to investors for investment and expedited the process of issuance of NOCs for setting up new cement plants in the province. In …
  • How complaints are complicated by police! 05 Dec 2020 02:03 LAHORE:A recent incident shows how the police use delaying tactics in the provision of justice to the common man and complicate cases instead of solving them through available evidence. The Mozang police registered a firing case against Amir and his …
  • Rs28m missing facilities provided to 3,577 schools 05 Dec 2020 02:03 LAHORE: As a token of support for the provision of quality education to the marginalised children, Alight Pakistan has provided school supplies and missing facilities worth Rs28.6 million in 3,577 non-formal primary education schools being run by the Basic …
  • PU holds e-moot on Psychosocial Wellness during pandemic 05 Dec 2020 02:03 LAHORE:Punjab University’s Centre for Clinical Psychology (CCP) arranged an international e-Conference with the theme ‘Psychosocial Wellness & Rehabilitation: Challenges for Practitioners during Pandemic (ICPWR-2020)’. The inaugural session was chaired …
  • Governor asks Opp, people to take corona seriously 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that the opposition parties have to work consciously and not with enthusiasm. They should have mercy on the nation. People who are not following the SOPs are in fact welcoming coronavirus. Pakistan …
  • Workers' Participation Amendment Ordinance 2020 approved 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar formally approved the Workers’ Participation Amendment Ordinance 2020 on Friday. According to the ordinance, all private limited companies will be required to distribute 5% of the annual profit to the workers. Out of …
  • 16 injured in two fog-related accidents 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:Around 16 commuters were left injured in two separate road accidents, one at M-2 Motorway near Faizpur Interchange and the other on Lahore-Sialkot Motorway due to dense fog on Friday. Reportedly, around seven to eight vehicles in both the incidents …
  • Plea to stop PDM rally in Lahore re-filed 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:A citizen on Friday re-submitted a petition with some amendment in the Lahore High Court seeking a direction for the government to stop the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) from holding its rally in Lahore on Dec 13. On Thursday, the petitioner’s …
  • Former MPA booked for corruption 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:The Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE), Punjab, booked a PML-N leader and former MPA from Lahore following a reference initiated by the Lahore deputy commissioner here on Friday. According to a statement issue by the ACE spokesperson, the DC had …
  • 24 more coronavirus patients die in Punjab 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:Around 24 COVID-19 patients died while 670 new infections were confirmed in Punjab during the last 24 hours. According to report issued by Primary and Secondary Healthcare (P&SH) Department Punjab on Friday, with this the death toll reached 3, …
  • PML-N workers' detention orders suspended 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:The Lahore High Court on Friday suspended an order of the Faisalabad deputy commissioner regarding detention of 17 workers of the PML-N and sought a reply from the district government. PML-N Lawyers Forum’s Advocate Rafaqat Dogar challenged the …
  • Lahore rally at all costs: Azma Bukhari 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:PML-N will hold rally in Lahore at all costs, which will be the last nail in the coffin of the government. PML-N Punjab spokesperson Azma Bukhari said this while responding to Firdous Ashiq's press conference here Friday. She said the PDM’s …
  • Dr Yasmin Rashid reviews COVID-19 situation 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid and Chief Secretary Jawad Rafique Malik on Friday jointly chaired an emergency meeting to review the situation of coronavirus in Lahore after a rapid increase in the cases. The meeting reviewed the situation …
  • Lahorites to defeat PDM: CM Usman Buzdar 05 Dec 2020 02:02 LAHORE:Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that no one would be allowed to commit a dacoity on the public rights as the government was striving to create ease for the public. The chief minister said that the Lahorites would show a mirror to the PDM …
  • Awan Australia's honorary consul 05 Dec 2020 01:46 Islamabad : The Australian government has announced the appointment of Jahanzeb Awan as its new Honorary Consul in Karachi with consular jurisdiction over the province of Sindh. Barrister Jahanzeb Awan, Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan, is a partner and …
  • Punjab government to facilitate in establishment of industrial estate 05 Dec 2020 01:46 Islamabad : Special Assistant to the Chief Minister Punjab on Business, Investment & Trade Affairs and Chairman Punjab Board of Investment and Trade, Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan said that Punjab Government would extend all possible cooperation and …
  • Shehbaz advises Maryam not to take matters to point of no return 05 Dec 2020 00:15 Observer Report Lahore Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz President Shehbaz Sharif has advised Maryam Nawaz not to take matters to a point of no return. According to the inside story of the meeting between Shehbaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Hamza Shahbaz, the …
  • PDM’s request for public gathering at Minar-e-Pakistan rejected 05 Dec 2020 00:15 Lahore The local administration has rejected a request from the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) to hold a public gathering at the Minar-e-Pakistan in Lahore owing to rising Covid-19 cases in the provincial capital. Speaking to a private TV channel , …
  • PDM not permitted to hold Dec 13 rally due to rising COVID-19 cases: Deputy Commissioner Lahore 04 Dec 2020 21:22 LAHORE: The Deputy Commissioner of Lahore on Friday said that the Pakistan Democratic Movement's December 13 rally has not been permitted because of the rising number of coronavirus cases in the city. During an interview with Geo News, DC Lahore …
  • UHS Lahore issues revised date sheet for 3rd Professional MBBS, BDS annual exams 04 Dec 2020 13:50 LAHORE: The University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore has issued the revised date sheets for the 3rd Professional MBBS and BDS annual examinations. According to a notification issued by UHS Lahore on Twitter, the exams for Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor …
  • Lahore Sheikhupura Motorway Closed Due To Heavy Fog 04 Dec 2020 09:34 The motorway from Lahore to Sheikhupura was closed for traffic due to heavy fog on the motorway which greatly reduces visibility. It has been reported that 4 vehicles collided due to heavy fog near Sialkot Motorway Toll Plaza. According to the spokesman of …
  • Lahore ranks second-worst city on air quality index 04 Dec 2020 08:35 KARACHI: Lahore became the city with the second-worst air quality worldwide after recording 293 particulate matter on Friday.  New Delhi topped the ranks while Dhaka is ranked as the third-worst city for air quality. Meanwhile, Karachi is ranked at number …
  • Lahore ranks second-worst on air quality index 04 Dec 2020 07:11 KARACHI: Lahore became the city with the second-worst air quality worldwide after recording 293 particulate matter on Friday.  New Delhi topped the ranks while Dhaka is ranked as the third-worst city for air quality. Meanwhile, Karachi is ranked at number …
  • This naan shop in Lahore was set up in pre-partition Pakistan 04 Dec 2020 05:31 The narrow, congested lanes of the main Mozang bazaar of Lahore have several tales to tell as part of the old city. Various small shops line the bazaar, cramped together, selling all kinds of wares from fish and poultry to tobacco and paan. You’ll see …
  • Opposition warns Imran Khan's PTI of violence if govt attempts to obstruct PDM rally in Lahore 04 Dec 2020 03:04 Lahore: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah on Thursday warned the Prime Minister Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government against creating hurdles for the upcoming Lahore rally by the opposition alliance Pakistan …
  • Lahore Jalsa will be a severe blow to 'selected' govt: Saad 04 Dec 2020 01:13 LAHORE: PML-N central leader and MNA Kh Saad Rafique said the December 13 Jalsa in Lahore will be a severe blow to the ‘selected’ government. Addressing a public meeting in NA-127 Thursday, he said the government came to power as a result of rigging. He …
  • Plea against PDM's Lahore public gathering withdrawn 04 Dec 2020 01:12 LAHORE: A citizen on Thursday withdrew his petition after Justice Jawad Hassan of the Lahore High Court observed the opposition parties could not be asked directly not to hold public gatherings in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic. Irfan Ali filed the petition …
  • LHC admonishes DG NAB Lahore 04 Dec 2020 01:12 LAHORE: A two-member bench of the Lahore High Court on Thursday took NAB Lahore Director-General Shahzad Saleem to task for lack of preparation to answer queries regarding 20-year-old inquiries pending against PML-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain and …
  • Lahore Jalsa will be a severe blow to 'selected' govt: Saad Rafique 04 Dec 2020 01:11 LAHORE: PML-N central leader and MNA Kh Saad Rafique said the December 13 Jalsa in Lahore will be a severe blow to the ‘selected’ government. Addressing a public meeting in NA-127 Thursday, he said the government came to power as a result of rigging. He …
  • Shehbaz, Hamza escorted back to prison in Lahore 03 Dec 2020 15:16 LAHORE: PML-N chief Shahbaz Sharif and son Hamza were escorted back to the prison in separate vehicles on Thursday. The father-son duo was released from Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat jail on five-day parole to attend the funeral of Shahbaz’s mother, Begum Shamim …
  • Govt to transfer another ‘odd man out’ in Lahore CCPO’s team 03 Dec 2020 10:14 LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to transfer DIG Investigation Shahzada Sultan over his alleged differences with Capital City Police Officer Umar Sheikh on various administrative issues. Mr Sultan is the fourth senior police officer of the …
  • PDM warns of violence if govt tries to thwart Lahore’s rally 03 Dec 2020 10:14 LAHORE: The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has warned the PTI government against creating hurdles in its Lahore’s Dec 13 rally, saying such tactics may lead to violent clashes. The PDM leaders Rana Sanaullah (PML-N), Chaudhry Manzoor (PPP), Maulana …
  • Rana Sanaullah warns of violent clash if PTI govt tries to impede PDM rally in Lahore 03 Dec 2020 08:00 LAHORE: PML-N Punjab president Rana Sanaullah has warned the PTI government against creating hurdles for the Pakistan Democratic Movement's (PDM) rally in Lahore next week, saying that the government would be responsible if the situation turns violent. …
  • Lahore jalsa will be referendum against 'selected government': Rana Sanaullah 03 Dec 2020 05:40 LAHORE: PML-N Punjab President Rana Sanaullah warns that if any hurdle is created in the next Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) rally, the government will be responsible for any violent clash, reiterating that PDM was only demanding free and fair …
  • No permission needed for Lahore public meeting: Marriyum 03 Dec 2020 03:46 LAHORE: PML-N Information Secretary Marriyum Aurangzeb, while rejecting government’s lie that the PDM has not applied for permission to hold the December 13 Lahore public meeting, has said the massive referendum by people against the PTI government has …
  • Petition against PDM's Lahore Jalsa filed in LHC 03 Dec 2020 03:44 LAHORE: The Lahore High Court was pleaded Wednesday to restrain the opposition parties of Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) from holding its public meeting in Lahore on December 13. A citizen namely Irfan Ali filed a petition in the Lahore High Court …
  • Lahore smog 03 Dec 2020 03:12 Pakistanis have a popular saying that goes: “If you haven’t seen Lahore, you haven’t even lived”. Today, it’s become difficult to see Lahore because of smog. The ever-growing urbanisation and industrialisation have contributed to the worsening air quality …
  • Lahore ranked as third-most polluted city 03 Dec 2020 00:17 Lahore [Pakistan], December 2 (ANI): Pakistan's Lahore on Wednesday ranked as the third-most polluted city in the world, as per data by IQAir, a Swiss air technology company. According to IQAir, at the time of filing this report, Lahore's Air …