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September 29, 2017 6:17 AM Security beefed up across Pakistan ahead of Ashura

KARACHI/LAHORE: Security arrangements for Muharram processions and congregations on 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram have been beefed up across the country. To ensure foolproof security during the Muharram processions, Karachi traffic police have outlined alternate routes and traffic arrangements for 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram. According to the traffic plan, MA Jinnah 5

September 22, 2017 11:59 PM CM reviews security arrangements for Muharram

LAHORE: A high-level meeting was held on Friday under the chair of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif to review security arrangements for maintaining law and order during Muharram. Addressing the meeting, the chief minister said that foolproof security arrangements should be ensured, more than the previous years, for maintaining law and order and protection 5

August 24, 2017 5:16 PM Typhoon Hato leaves 16 dead after lashing southern China

MACAU: The death toll from Severe Typhoon Hato rose to at least 16 Thursday after the storm left a trail of destruction across southern China, blacking out Macau´s mega-casinos and battering Hong Kong´s skyscrapers. Eight died in the gambling hub of Macau, where images showed cars underwater and people swimming along streets. The enclave´s famed mega-casinos 10

August 21, 2017 1:03 AM 65,155 take medical colleges admission test amid tight security

LAHORE - As many as 65,155 candidates (41,563 females and 23,592 males) appeared in the medical and dental colleges admission test for Punjab that was conducted by the University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore simultaneously in 13 cities of the province amid tight security on Sunday. Last year, 56,272 candidates appeared in the test. The test started 13

June 19, 2017 10:11 AM Hasan Ali explains his unique celebration

LONDON: Pakistan’s newest cricket darling Hasan Ali turned a lot of heads in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy, not just with his lethal bowling but also with his post-wicket celebrations. Some quipped it was his tribute to the millions of electricity-deprived compatriots who spend their summers starting generators when the power is out since it seems like he is revving 27 1

March 6, 2017 8:16 AM A VVIP took security deputed at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine half an hour before attack: Sindh CM

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday confessed there was inadequate security at the time of a deadly suicide attack at the shrine of Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan. “As I have told you the deployment of police was insufficient there [Sehwan]… I agree with you on this that police deployment was less and there were no proper [security] 76 2

February 28, 2017 5:17 AM Five-tier security planned for PSL final participants

LAHORE: Both the teams contesting Pakistan Super League final match in the provincial metropolis will be accorded five-tier security to avert any eventuality, decides the Punjab government. The provincial cabinet committee on law and order which met here on Monday with Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in the chair decided to provide the PSL final participants 12

February 5, 2017 11:47 PM 15 killed as avalanches hit houses, security post in Chitral

CHITRAL: At least 15 people were killed on Sunday as avalanches hit several houses in Lotkoh tehsil and a post of Chitral Scouts in the Arandu Tehsil early Sunday, officials said. Commandant Chitral Scouts Col Nizamuddin Shah said bodies of 14 people had been removed from the rubble. The dead include six women, six children and two men. Muhammad Ali, a member 11

January 16, 2017 11:49 AM A new way to hold the US-China relationship together

The Trump presidency hasn’t even begun, and the US-China relationship already seems to be in trouble. Tension is fast building around a slew of issues — particularly trade, Taiwan, and the South China Sea — that are inherently irresolvable, and can, at best, be managed. The Obama administration has parried these problems partly with recourse to climate 20

January 1, 2017 1:26 AM No change in petroleum prices

ISLAMABAD: The government on Saturday decided to maintain oil prices for January by absorbing the impact of approximately Rs4 billion to neutralise the rising trend in the international energy market. While making the announcement, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said the prices of mainstream petroleum fuels – high-speed diesel (HSD) and petrol – have been kept unchanged 10