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December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Violators of child labour ban to face action: Buzdar

LAHORE: Muhammad Akram Chaudhry, Chief Minister’s Adviser on Political Affairs, called on Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office here Tuesday. On the occasion, different steps were discussed to provide relief to the people. The chief minister said that provision of essential items will be ensured at Sunday Bazaars on fixed rates. A ban has been imposed

December 11, 2018 12:00 AM World’s first digital courtroom unveils in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI: The world’s first state-of-the-art digital courtroom was unveiled in Abu Dhabi with the new system set to save both plaintiffs and respondents time and money. Abu Dhabi Global Market, which operates the free zone, Abu Dhabi, has launched a digital courtroom to deal with business cases and commercial disputes. The new digital courtroom enables

December 11, 2018 12:00 AM Trump claims ‘hush payments’ were legal

US President Donald Trump on Monday claimed hush payments to alleged former lovers before the 2016 presidential election were legal, pointing to a "simple private transaction". Federal prosecutors in New York on Friday urged "substantial" jail time for his former lawyer Michael Cohen who pleaded guilty in August to bank fraud and campaign finance violations

December 8, 2018 4:51 PM CJP deposits Rs 300 000 in dams fund

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has deposited Rs 300,000 in Supreme Court of Pakistan and the Prime Minister of Pakistan Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dams Fund. The CJP had made this announcement in different Special Transmissions of Geo TV and AAj TV, said a press release. The apex court clarified that Chief Justice of Pakistan is neither

December 8, 2018 3:43 PM Brig. Abid Hameed: A loss for HRCP and human rights

Lahore: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) deeply grieves the loss of Brigadier (Retd) Rao Abid Hameed, who passed away in Lahore on Friday. In a statement issued today, HRCP has said: ‘The late brigadier was a committed human rights activist and remained a member of HRCP’s general body for over 25 years. In keeping with the Commission’s

December 7, 2018 12:00 AM President to attend PU alumni reunion

LAHORE: President Dr Arif Alvi will participate in alumni reunion of Punjab University, to be held on December 8. In this regard, PU Vice-Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmad chaired a meeting here on Thursday. PU Registrar Dr Muhammad Khalid Khan, Alumni Association Director Dr Fauzia Hadi Ali, deans and heads of departments were also present. The VC asked the participants

December 7, 2018 12:00 AM SECP ex-chief Hijazi receives Rs11.5 million of terminal benefits

ISLAMABAD: The suspended chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Zafar Hijazi had received Rs11.5 million as final settlement of terminal benefits on completion of three-year term, government audit revealed. Auditor General of Pakistan’s report raised objections on the payment of Rs7.733 million as terminal benefit and Rs 2.7 million

November 28, 2018 12:00 AM Bilawal not to appear before JIT today

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will not appear before the Joint Investigation Team probing fake bank accounts as he received no JIT summon yet. According to sources in PPP, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari received a questionaire from JIT, which would be answered by his legal team. PPP sources said the JIT has sent a questioner

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM 12 police officers reshuffled

PESHAWAR: Twelve police officers were transferred and assigned new postings in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Friday. According to a notification issued on Friday, Tariq Habib was posted as superintendent of police (SP), rural, Peshawar. He was posted in place of Mohammad Tahir Khan Dawar, who was kidnapped on October 26 and later his body was recovered from Afghanistan 2

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM BZU’s six faculties are working without deans

MULTAN: Six faculties of Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) have been running without deans, which has paralysed the faculty’s strategic directions, The News has learnt. The vacant important faculties are faculty of agriculture, science and technology is running without a dean since 2010, faculty of commerce, law and business administration is running