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October 22, 2018 12:00 AM Steps to prevent accidents in fog

LAHORE: The National Highways and Motorway Police (NH&MP), keeping in views the upcoming extreme foggy weather, have started measures to prevent fog-related accidents. “While driving in the extreme foggy conditions, we can avoid many untoward incidents/accidents by adopting road safety measures, said by NH&MP DIG while reviewing the preventive measures

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Eight Pakistanis jailed for forcing teenage girls into prostitution

DUBAI: Eight Pakistanis have been sentenced to five years in prison after being convicted of trafficking three Pakistani teenagers to Dubai and forcing them into prostitution. On Sunday, Dubai Court of First Instance convicted them of charges of human trafficking, sexual exploitation and running a prostitution den. The eight Pakistani defendants will be deported 1

October 4, 2018 12:00 AM ICC World Cup 2019 trophy reaches Lahore

LAHORE: The 2019 World Cup Trophy reached Lahore as part of its world tour on Wednesday. In its six-day Pakistan leg of the tour, the Garrard-made trophy will also travel to Karachi, and Islamabad.On its arrival in the city the trophy was taken to a city tour in an open tourism bus, from the Gaddafi Stadium to the Azadi Chowk, Minar-e-Pakistan, and back to the stadium 1

October 3, 2018 2:11 PM Cricket World Cup 2019 trophy reaches Lahore in Pakistan leg of global tour

The 2019 Cricket World Cup trophy reached Lahore on Wednesday as part of its world tour. On its arrival in the city, the Garrard-made trophy was held up by cricketer Mohammad Irfan and paraded on a bus from the Gaddafi Stadium to Mall Road, Badshahi mosque, and Shahi Qila (Lahore Fort). "It was a great honour for me to hold the trophy in my hands and take it on a tour of the city," the 7-foot 8 1

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM Expats purchasing property for business to be taxed

ISLAMABAD: While the PTI government has announced that non-filer overseas Pakistanis will be allowed to purchase property and cars in Pakistan and ban on other non-filers will not be lifted, the prime minister’s spokesman says expatriates purchasing property for business purposes will also be brought in the tax net. “FBR will be continuously monitoring

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM Pak women’s series opener against BD called off

DHAKA: The first women’s Twenty20 International between hosts Bangladesh and Pakistan was abandoned without a ball being bowled. The toss for the match, which was to start at 2pm local time on Tuesday at Cox’s Bazaar, was initially delayed owing to a wet outfield. Since the conditions did not improve enough the match was called off. Pakistan will play the rest of their 1

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM PQTG, Qatar Airways sign agreement

KARACHI: Pak-Qatar Takaful Group has signed a corporate agreement with Qatar Airways that will allow customers and employees of the group to avail exclusive discounts, a statement said on Tuesday. The corporate agreement with the airline will also offer customers of Pak-Qatar Takaful a smoother, more convenient travel experience, it added. With this agreement 2

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM SaudiGulf to start flights to Pakistan

KARACHI: SaudiGulf Airlines on Tuesday announced it will start operations to four destinations in Pakistan as part of its international route expansion program. The operations would begin from October 15, 2018 to Lahore, Islamabad, Sialkot, and Karachi connecting the main cities of Dammam, Jeddah, Abha and Riyadh. The announcement was made during SaudiGulf 2

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Malaysia firm takes part in travel mart

KARACHI: Malaysia is bringing its food and cultural attractions to entice more Pakistani tourists to the country, a statement said on Monday. The effort is being made during Tourism Malaysia’s participation in the second Pakistan Travel Mart (PTM) being held from October 2 to 4, 2018 at the Karachi Expo Centre, it added. A total of 23 Malaysian organisations 1

October 1, 2018 12:10 PM Hafeez called for test series against Australia in UAE

LAHORE: The National Selection Committee and Team Management has decided to include Mohammad Hafeez for two-match Test series against Australia. Mohammad Hafeez will travel to Dubai on the first available flight, said a spokesman of the PCB here on Monday. The first test will be played from October 7-11 in Dubai followed by the second test from October 1