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Clean-up operation: Vendor’s death during ruckus sparks outrage in fruit and vegetable market. Clean-up operation: Vendor’s death during ruckus sparks outrage in fruit and vegetable market.
LAHORE: Scores of shopkeepers launched a massive protest by blocking the main road after an elderly fruit seller died of a cardiac arrest during an anti-encroachment operation in the Multan Road (Chungi) vegetable and fruit market on Friday. The shopkeepers also besieged the encroachment team head (city assistant commissioner), forcing the officials to leave the area. They refused to lift the b...
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Navjot Singh Sidhu arrives in Lahore for Kartarpur ceremony. Navjot Singh Sidhu arrives in Lahore for Kartarpur ceremony.
Former Indian cricket star Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday arrived in Pakistan to attend the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur Corridor in Nankana Sahib. He had been extended an invitation for the ceremony by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi last week. Prime Minister Imran Khan will perform the groundbreaking of the corridor on Wednesday (Nov 28). The proposal to construct the corr...
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Below normal temperatures turn nights chillier. Below normal temperatures turn nights chillier.
LAHORE: Below normal temperatures and cold wind from the west have set a cold wave over the country, intensifying winter over the hills and making nights chilly in plains. According to the Met department on Wednesday, the coldest place in the country was Skardu with -11 degrees Celsius minimum temperature. It was followed by Gupis -7, Quetta and Astore -6, Hunza -5°C, Kalat and Kalam -4, Gilgit...
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Ministers outlines food, agriculture policies. Ministers outlines food, agriculture policies.
LAHORE: Provincial ministers for agriculture and food revealed their future policies in the Punjab Assembly, claiming interest free loans will be given to the farmers. They assured that the farmers would be paid Rs.180 per 40kg for sugarcane by mill owners. While concluding the discussion on food and agriculture, which lasted for two days, Minister for Agriculture Malik Numan Ahmad Langria...
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‘Govt committed to improving health facilities’. ‘Govt committed to improving health facilities’.
LAHORE: “Compared to the previous regime, the present government is committed to improving the standards of facilities at all hospitals,” said Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan. He expressed these views during a surprise visit to Mian Mir Hospital on Thursday. He took notice of the complaints regarding a few departments and gave directions to resolve the issues and further improve the facil...
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LHC dismisses petition against TLP, JUI-F chiefs. LHC dismisses petition against TLP, JUI-F chiefs.
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday dismissed a petition seeking high treason proceedings against the Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi and the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Fazlur Rehman for delivering speeches against the judiciary and armed forces. The petitioner, Shabbirullah, had filed a writ petition contending that both the religious leaders...
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Chehlum remains peaceful. Chehlum remains peaceful.
LAHORE: The chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and other martyrs of Karbala was observed on Tuesday in the city peacefully, with thousands of mourners taking out a number of processions in different parts to pay homage to the great sacrifice. The city police deployed hundreds of commandoes, snipers and plainclothes policemen to secure the procession routes. As further security measure, the mob...
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Labour body demands more steps for workers’ safety. Labour body demands more steps for workers’ safety.
LAHORE: The All-Pakistan Workers Confederation (APWC) has asked the federal and the provincial governments to take immediate steps in ensuring safe working conditions for workers in transport, mines, chemical, construction, textile and power sectors. Addressing a meeting on Wednesday, APWC General Secretary Khurshid Ahmed highlighted that various reports of the United Nations (UN) and Internati...
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Light to moderate rain forecast for election day Light to moderate rain forecast for election day
LAHORE: The central and upper parts of Punjab and the country on Monday received light to moderate rain and the Met Office has forecast the same weather pattern for the next two days as well, including the election day (Wednesday) July 25. Explaining the weather conditions, the Met officials told that the monsoon currents of moderate intensity from Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal are expected to ...
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Political leaders to have box security: Punjab CM Political leaders to have box security: Punjab CM
3 LAHORE: Caretaker Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari says the best possible security arrangements will be ensured on the polling day and leading political leaders provided box security. Addressing a meeting at the Circuit House, Faisalabad, to review security arrangements for the general election, the chief minister said the best possible arrangements would be made to provide a peaceful atmosphe...
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