EDITION: US | UK | Canada
Thecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video NewsThecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video News
Sign In|Sign Up
 
 
Bridging The Gap
Kite flying, manufacturing banned in Islamabad. Kite flying, manufacturing banned in Islamabad.
ISLAMABAD: Selling and flying kites has been banned in Islamabad following a notification issued by the Islamabad Capital Territory Administration on Friday. Terming the razor sharp string a threat to human life, the Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Humza Shafqaat in his capcity as district magistrate has banned manufacturing and sale kites for a period of two moths. Kite flying string, particula...
 Read More 
Govt, opposition trade graft charges in Senate. Govt, opposition trade graft charges in Senate.
ISLAMABAD: The Senate on Thursday saw the government and opposition members trading corruption charges, with Minister for Information Shibli Faraz saying that some parties wanted the country’s economy to collapse so as to get NRO. What sparked a debate on those responsible for loot and plunder was the accusation by PML-N parliamentary leader in the Senate Mushahidullah Khan that the present gov...
 Read More 
Centre, Sindh lock horns over locust threat. Centre, Sindh lock horns over locust threat.
ISLAMABAD: Amid allegations and counter-allegations over ways to curb the surging Covid-19 pandemic, the federal and Sindh governments have locked horns on the issue of desert locust which, if not controlled, will endanger food security in the country. Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari recently issued a statement saying that while the country is under the threat of the locu...
 Read More 
Pakistan sees spike in virus deaths as toll surges to 192. Pakistan sees spike in virus deaths as toll surges to 192.
ISLAMABAD: As the number of coronavirus cases surged past 8,500 with the addition of 425 new cases and the toll hitting 192 with 24 deaths on Monday, diplomats visited the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) to observe the countrywide arrangements to control the deadly virus. “During a briefing, we informed about our strategy, structure, etc. Diplo­mats asked a number of questions about ...
 Read More 
Railways seals Mughalpura workshop after detection of Covid-19 case. Railways seals Mughalpura workshop after detection of Covid-19 case.
ISLAMABAD/LAHORE: Pak­is­tan Railways has closed the Mughalpura railway workshop in Lahore till April 12, following the detection of coronavirus in a visitor to the premises, Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad said on Wednesday. All necessary precautions, including quarantine, are being taken to clear and resume operation at the ­oldest locomotive workshop of Pakistan Railways where 10,000 emp...
 Read More 
Three test positive for Covid-19 in Pindi’s Shakrial area. Three test positive for Covid-19 in Pindi’s Shakrial area.
RAWALPINDI: Three more Covid-19 patients from Shakrial Union Council tested positive on Friday, taking the number of confirmed cases to 19 in Rawalpindi district. As many as 16 patients were admitted to Rawalpindi Institute of Urology (RIU) and one each in Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH), Military Hospital and Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF) Hospital, Wah. Deputy Commissioner retired Capt An...
 Read More 
Federal cabinet does a volte-face on Sindh top cop Federal cabinet does a volte-face on Sindh top cop
ISLAMABAD: In a move, which surprised many, the federal cabinet on Tuesday turned down the names proposed by the Sindh government for the replacement of the provincial Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr Kaleem Imam. The cabinet’s objection came a day after Prime Minister Imran Khan met Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah during a daylong visit to Karachi, where the posting of a new pro...
 Read More 
NA body for demolishing illegal constructions on Margalla Hills NA body for demolishing illegal constructions on Margalla Hills
ISLAMABAD: Lawmakers on Thursday recommended demolishing all illegal constructions in Margalla Hills National Park. Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Climate Change believed that their recommendation was in line with the Islamabad Wildlife (Protection, Preservation, Conservation and Management) Ordinance 1979. The ordinance provided for the protection, reservation, conse...
 Read More 
SC restrains govt from selling PSM land SC restrains govt from selling PSM land
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has restrained the federal government from selling a piece of land belonging to the Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM), saying “the land is a public property”. A two-judge bench, comprising Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Maqbool Baqar, made the direction while hearing a case filed by the Ministry of Industries and Production against seizure of its properties by the Sindh Hig...
 Read More 
JUI-F’s Azadi March curbs freedom of movement in twin cities JUI-F’s Azadi March curbs freedom of movement in twin cities
ISLAMABAD: From blockade of main arteries of Islamabad and inter-city highway to the suspension of business activity and closure of schools and transport, the ongoing sit-in by Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl had caused a serious disruption to the life in the twin cities. Sitting on the Kashmir Highway of the federal capital to press their demands, the JUI-F protesters had virtually taken over the su...
 Read More 
Displaying 1 to 10 (of 109 new item.) Result Pages:  1  2  3  4  5 ...  [Next >>] 
 Latest News »
 
  Civil rights groups urge Biden...
  Trump administration cuts CDC ...
  WHO rethinking how Covid-19 sp...
  Trump has officially begun to ...
  Trump ‘Salute to America’ Feat...
  Tulsa mayor lifts curfew ahead...
  Trump stirs anger with plans f...
  White House was locked down as...
  Trump to order US flags lowere...
  Trump threatens to permanently...
  Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify t...
  Trump heads to Arizona for mos...
  Trump orders meatpacking plant...
  Outcry after Trump suggests in...
  Trump's new guidelines for sta...
  Trump says peak is passed and ...
  rump's claim about presidentia...
  Trump cracks down on nations h...
  Trump hasn't ordered any venti...
  Trump announces U.S.-Mexico bo...
 
 

Washington, DC

  ©2010 The Capital Post. All rights reserved.