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October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Hazara Motorway landowners stage protest

MANSEHRA: The affectees of Hazara Motorway in Shanai Bala on Saturday blocked the Karakoram Highway (KKH) in protest against non-payment of their land prices and delay in completion of link roads, upper and under passes. The protesters, who blocked the strategic KKH to traffic for over an hour, raised slogans in support of their demands. “The government

October 19, 2018 12:00 AM Camps for South Asian Games must begin now: Inam

KARACHI: Pakistan’s premier wrestler Mohammad Inam on Thursday demanded that the sports authorities begin camps for the South Asian Games at the earliest. “Hardly four months are left. I don’t see any plan and there is no camp in sight,” Inam told ‘The News’ from Gujranwala.He said if proper preparation was not made for the biennial spectacle, it might

October 19, 2018 12:00 AM Better Pak-Australian cooperation in heritage, museology sought

Islamabad: Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan Margaret Adamson acknowledged good and friendly relations existing between her country and Pakistan and sought better bilateral cooperation in the fields of heritage, museology, art, and literature. She called on secretary of the National History and Literary Heritage Division Aamir Hasan along with first

October 19, 2018 12:00 AM 25 stranded families shifted to safer places from Upper Kaghan

MANSEHRA: The police shifted 25 families stranded in the upper part of Kaghan valley to safer places after clearing Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad road to vehicular traffic. "The road, which was blocked to vehicular traffic after the heavy snowfall in Kaghan valley, is now cleared up to Barawai. And the stranded people were shifted to safer places," District

October 18, 2018 12:00 AM Faisalabad to host Inter-Division TT from tomorrow

FAISALABAD: Under joint arrangements of Sports Board Punjab (SBP) and a local hotel, three day Inter-Division Table Tennis Championship will be played from October 19 to 21 at the Crescent Sports Complex here. This was disclosed by Divisional Commissioner, Asif Iqbal Ch while talking to media h here on Wednesday. Divisional Sports Officer Ch Tariq Nazir

October 16, 2018 1:53 PM UN decolonization agenda incomplete without Kashmir solution: Pakistan

Pakistan said the UN’s decolonization agenda would remain incomplete without resolution of the long festering dispute of Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking in the General Debate of the Fourth Committee of the General Assembly on Decolonization Issues, Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN, Maleeha Lodhi said that the right of Kashmiri people to self-determination 1

October 14, 2018 11:48 AM By-polls: CEC visits ECP’s central control room

ISLAMABAD: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza and Secretary Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Babar Yaqoob Fateh Muhammad on Sunday visited the central control room for ongoing bye-elections. Incharge of the ECP’s central control room briefed them about the functioning of the control room. The commission has established 1

October 13, 2018 12:00 AM Seven killed in Muzaffargarh accident

MUZAFFARGARH: At least seven passengers were killed and 19 others sustained injuries as two vans collided with each other near Muhammad Musa Shrine, Mahmood Kot road, about 14 kilometre away from here. According to Rescue-1122 sources, two passenger vans collided while one of them was overtaking near Muhammad Musa Shrine in the limits of Sadar police 4

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM 4,000-kanal state land retrieved in four districts

MULTAN: At least 4,000-kanal state land worth billions of rupees has been retrieved from illegal occupants during the anti-encroachment drive in Multan, Lodhran, Khanewal and Vehari, officials told The News on Thursday. The retrieved state land would be utilised for public welfare. An aggressive operation against illegal occupants is underway in all the four districts

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM 11 children die in Sukkur village wall collapse

SUKKUR: A calamity struck a family in Salehpat when their 11 children were killed following the collapse of one of the walls of their house on Thursday in village Ghulam Sarwar Shanbhani in Sukkur. The tragedy struck when the children ranging in age from 2-12 years were playing in the house when the wall collapsed, burying them under the debris. The family