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April 23, 2018 12:00 AM Hockey turf, tartan track at Habib Public School inaugurated

KARACHI: A new synthetic hockey turf and a tartan track were inaugurated at Habib Public School the other day. The tartan track has been laid alongside the hockey turf. Both were imported from the UK. Floodlights have also been installed at the ground. An exhibition match was played on the occasion between Hasan Sardar XI and Safdar Abbas XI. Safdar

April 22, 2018 12:00 AM Pashtuns stage ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ rally in Lahore

LAHORE: The Pakistan Zindabad Movement staged a rally here Saturday to express solidarity with the Pakistan Army and pledged all-out support for country’s security and integrity. The ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ rally travelled from Shahdara to Charing Cross on The Mall, by the Pashtun community living in Lahore. A large number of Pashtun tribal leaders and the youth 4

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Over Rs59b proposed for Water Division in upcoming budget

ISLAMABAD: The government has proposed allocation of Rs 59.009 billion for Water Resource Division for upcoming budget 2018-19 including Rs 18 billion for construction of much awaited Diamer Basha Dam, The News has learnt. The government has created unique head, first time in recent history, and proposed allocation of Rs11.588 billion for priority projects 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM BISEs employees protest proposed bill

PESHAWAR: The employees of the boards of intermediate and secondary education (BISEs) staged protest outside the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly against the proposed Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Board of Elementary and Secondary Examination Bill. The protesters were holding banners inscribed with slogans against the proposed bill. The employees opposed bringing the boards 2

April 11, 2018 12:00 AM Media Matters announces affiliation with Grayling

KARACHI : Media Matters, one of Pakistan’s leading public relations firms, has announced its affiliation with Grayling, a world-leading communications solutions provider. The partnership will enhance Media Matters’ international reach while allowing the company to leverage Grayling’s international resources and expertise. Grayling is a global agency

April 10, 2018 12:00 AM Food authority bans several items at schools, colleges in KP

MANSEHRA: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority has banned the sale of several items at public and private schools and colleges across the province. “The carbonated soft drinks are injurious to health and we would not allow our students to use this and other such eatables at schools,” Sahibzada Jawad Alfaizi, the managing director 7

April 7, 2018 2:03 PM CJP takes notice of Rs60 billion losses incurred by Pakistan Railways, summons Saad Rafique

Chief Justice (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday took suo motu notice of losses amounting to Rs60 billion that have been incurred by Pakistan Railways. The CJP ordered the secretary and members of the Railways Board to appear before the court for the next hearing with audit reports that can explain the causes that resulted in the massive losses 1

April 6, 2018 12:00 AM Four killed in Turkish university shooting

ANKARA: Four people were killed and three others were wounded on Thursday in a shooting at the Osmangazi University in Turkey's northwestern province of Eskisehir, the school´s rector and local media said. The gunman, a researcher at the university, shot dead the assistant dean, faculty secretary, lecturer, and a staff member from the education faculty 8

April 5, 2018 12:00 AM Only progress in education to bring about change: Ahsan Iqbal

CHAKDARA: Federal Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal said on Wednesday that change couldn’t be brought about by levelling baseless allegations and abusing opponents. “Progress in the fields of science and technology are the ways to bring about a real change,” he said after performing the ground-breaking of an academic block, student’s teachers and an examination 6

April 5, 2018 12:00 AM JUI-S chief slams attack on Afghan seminary as barbaric

NOWSHERA: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Sami (JUI-S) chief Maulana Samiul Haq on Wednesday termed the massive airstrike on a religious seminary in Kunduz in Afghanistan as an act of barbarism. He said that the attack on religious scholars, seminary students and civilians was a sheer act of terrorism and an attack on education. The attack was continuation of policies 3