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ISLAMABAD: Police in the federal capital recovered two suicide jackets along with arms and ammunition from the city's Golra area in the G-14 locality. The recovered arms and ammunition include 5 grenades, 2 pistols, 106 rounds and 2 ball bearings. According to Police the suicide jackets had ...
ISLAMABAD: There's a cafe in ISLAMABAD that provides an opportunity for women to earn good money by selling home-cooked meals. Who doesn't like a vibrant ... A cafe in ISLAMABAD offers women the opportunity to sell their home-cooked meals at affordable rates to customers. Half of the profit ...

Islamabad: At least 36 suspected patients and 100 hotspots have been reported in the capital since the dengue surveillance campaign has started after March 15. Talking to this agency, In charge Dengue Control Cell (DCC) Islamabad, Dr Muhammad Najeeb Durrani said that nine dengue patrolling ...
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan. President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday inaugurated a week-long exhibition displaying a pictorial survey of relations between Turkey and Pakistan in ISLAMABAD. The exhibition -- titled Journey of Friendship and Brotherhood - A Pictorial Survey of Turkey-Pakistan Relations -- ...
Khadim Hussain Rizvi, a declared absconder, has been leading a sit-in at Lahore's Data Darbar since April 2; Traffic in Punjab capital paralysed since Thursday evening as demonstrators blocking city's all leading arteries; A similar situation slowly prevailing in Sheikhupura, Gujranwala, ... Pakistan

"Dedicated to the legacy of the late Hameed Nizami" Arif Nizami (Editor) 4-Shaarey Fatima Jinnah, Lahore Ph: +92 42 36375963-5 Fax: 042-36298302. Ph: +92 51 2287273 Islamabad, Ph: +92 21 35381208-9 Karachi Email: editorial@pakistantoday.com.pk. Powered by: Mindblaze Technologies.
Few generals anywhere can expect to receive the kind of media attention and analysis that General Qamar Javed Bajwa does when they go forth on their sojourns. The Pakistani Army chief therefore should be suitably pleased that his visit to the Maldives excited so much verbiage and analyses. Nobody ...
The United States has once again tightened the noose around the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), one of the most potent anti-India forces that operates from Pakistani soil, by designating the Milli Muslim League (MML) and Tehreek-e-Azadi-e-Kashmir (TAJK) as fronts for the terror group. Both MML and TAJK are ...
Ms Wells visited Pakistan from March 28 to April 3 touring Islamabad and Karachi. During her stay, she met Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal; Safron Minister retired Lt Gen Abdul Qadir Baloch; Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs Miftah Ismail; Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua; ...
Unknown men on Wednesday attacked a security guard of Saleem Safi outside the journalist's house in Islamabad. Geo News reported that Sohbat Khan was attacked with a brick and another sharp -edged object by motorcyclists who also tried to enter Safi's house. According to Geo News , the attackers ...
ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested on Wednesday a man in Islamabad impersonating the graft buster's director. “Intelligence Wing of NAB has arrested impersonator Jamil Ahmed on blackmailing people by declaring himself as a director of NAB,” said a statement by the ...
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad is often known for its greenery. The lush green trees that cover most of its roads and vicinities are what makes it different from other urban centres of Pakistan. But latest data reveals that Islamabad is fast losing its urban forests since 1976 and continues to do so, with the ...
Upset by the felling of many of Islamabad's trees — victims of rapid urbanization — the city's children are fighting back with a tree planting drive. Children, accompanied by their parents, are now a common sight at tree nurseries in Pakistan's capital, buying saplings to plant at home — some after receiving ...
This time he made the headlines, over a tussle in Islamabad between the government and a military establishment unhappy with Ali's recent change of careers. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, from the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz party, nominated Ali as Pakistan's ambassador to the US in early March.
ISLAMABAD: At least 42 people were injured when a passenger bus over turned in the federal capital on Monday. Rescue sources said that a speeding passenger bus over turned in the jurisdiction of Khanna police station of Islamabad. As a result of the accident, 42 people were injured who were shifted ...
Tucked away in the corner of a busy commercial sector, unassuming Jumbo Books has iconic status among Islamabad's “old bookshops”, as secondhand book stores are known here. Once the nondescript doorway is located among the swanky new restaurants and fashion boutiques of Pakistan's capital, ...

ISLAMABAD: Online services that provide consumers with domestic help are booming in the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi, according to reports. Customers being provided with maids have expressed their satisfaction with the quality of the services being offered by companies that connect ...
Islamabad - A photo exhibition by Nadia Abbasi, a fine arts lecturer at Sargodha University unveiled the world of wild insects on Sunday at a local art gallery. The macro photography exhibition was all about magnifying tiny creatures and beauties of nature which are scattered all around us but usually ...
As a concerned citizen and a caregiver to patients suffering from critical ailments, I have been following the media reports related to the proceedings in Islamabad before the Supreme Court (SC) held on February 27 & 28, 2018, related to the two Human Rights cases dating back to 2006 & 2009. It was very ...
ISLAMABAD: Food Department Islamabad Deputy Directory Muhammad Afzal Bhagat imposed fines Rs 40,000 on food outlets for violation of food safety laws during a surprise inspection of hotels and restaurants in G-11 Markaz. The hotels fined during this special checking include Jahagir restaurant (Rs ...
NORTH WAZIRISTAN: Trump administration and national security officials in Pakistan don't see eye to eye on issues these days — save, perhaps, for one. Trump's desire for a border wall is finding a distinct echo thousands of miles away in Islamabad, where top military leaders often cite the US president's ...
Mian M Akram Farid was elected President Islamabad Industrial Association as many sector specific associations including pipe manufacturers, soap industry, and pharmaceutical, steel, oil and ghee mills, marble, flour mills and others showed their confidence in Mian Akram Farid and elected him ...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Monday lashed out at Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif and stated that large-scale corruption was revealed in the Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metro Bus Project. Taking to his Twitter handle, Imran Khan stated, “Mega corruption and ...
Islamabad: Pakistan and India are in talks over the issue of alleged harassment of Pakistani diplomats stationed in New Delhi, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has said. Pakistan has claimed that there had been as many as 26 instances of harassment and intimidation of its diplomats since 7 March, following ...
KARACHI: The stands of Karachi's National Stadium roared with chants from a packed holiday crowd as international cricket returned to the Pakistani metropolis after a nine year break with the final of the country's Twenty20 league on Sunday. The Pakistan Super League (PSL) final — in which Islamabad ...
His spokesperson tweeted on his behalf: “Congrats to Islamabad United 'the Champions'. Pakistan won today!” According to Bajwa, the best part of the day was the excited yet disciplined spectators of Karachi. “Nothing can defeat our national passion,” he added. “Congrats to Islamabad United 'the ...
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Sunday congratulated the Islamabad United team on clinching the trophy of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018. The prime minister also appreciated the runner-up Peshawar Zalmi for showing a great game in the tournament. He said that the ...
Former Black Cap Luke Ronchi has smashed 52 off 26 balls as his Islamabad United side won the Pakistan Super League final in Karachi amid tight security. Islamabad, who won the inaugural PSL in the United Arab Emirates in 2016, eased to 154-7 in 16.5 overs, overtaking Peshawar's 148-9.
After winning the toss and opting to bat first, Peshawar Zalmi sent out the pairing of Kamran Akmal and Andre Fletcher to open their innings, whereas Samit Patel and Mohammad Sami shared the new ball for Islamabad United. After two quiet overs, things livened up in the third as Fletcher hit back-to-back ...
Peshawar Zalmi are set to take on Islamabad United in a high-voltage PSL final at National Stadium Karachi – a venue set to host its first high-profile game since the Pakistan-Sri Lanka Test in February 2009. The game is billed as a homecoming, what with Pakistan's biggest city having been deprived of ...
KARACHI: Peshawar pacers brought their team back into the game after opener Luke Ronchi's rapid half-century helped Islamabad close in on a 149-run target in the final match of the Pakistan Super League 2018 at the National Stadium in Karachi. United opener Ronchi fired all cannons as he scored 52 ...
ISLAMABAD: The capital police have decided to introduce portable solar traffic signals after their trails demonstrated success, a local news outlet reported on Saturday. Capital Development Authority (CDA) officials have ignored Islamabad Traffic Police's request for replacements for 22 traffic signals which ...
A family accused of murdering a man and injuring his brother in Karachi's Baldia Town last month allegedly over honour have been arrested in Islamabad. Pervez Khan was struck with sticks and bricks before being stabbed in a house at Hazara Chowk in Gulshan-e-Ghazi on February 15. His brother ...
Experience for the first time ever in Pakistan, the Carnival of a lifetime. Hosted by EIGHTEEN Islamabad, the carnival will host a full day filled with amusement activities on the 25th of March for the whole family. Including performances from international Samba dancers and Flamenco performers flown in all ...
ISLAMABAD: A man who strangled his wife to death and made attempts to cover up the murder was held in Islamabad on Saturday. The man, identified as Muhammad Rizwan Kiani, took the body to a hospital on Thursday along with her wife's file showing her as an asthma patient and told doctors she had ...
India and Pakistan have accused each other of harassing diplomats in Islamabad and New Delhi respectively. The spike in tensions due to the cases of harassment and intimidation has dimmed hopes of a thaw between the two countries, sparked by Pakistan accepting proposals from India for the ...
Islamabad: A cake cutting ceremony was held at the residence of senior leader of PML-N Syed Zafar Ali Shah to mark the Pakistan Day. Sheikh Amir Waheed, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry was the chief guest while Muhammad Naveed, Senior Vice President and Nisar Mirza, Vice ...
A court in Islamabad issued an arrest warrant this week for Khadim Hussain Rizvi, the founder of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP), in connection with last year's protests that turned violent and disrupted public order in Islamabad for nearly three weeks. The Anti-Terrorism Court in Islamabad is hearing ...
The minister said it is crucial for Islamabad police to equip it on modern lines for effective policing. “Today's era is of technology and digitalization and we have to acquaint ourselves with modern techniques”, he said. The new technology is changing this world and there is need to adjust our attitude as per ...
LAHORE: Indian High Commissioner in Pakistan Ujay Basaria has expressed concern over not finding approval of his application for membership of the Islamabad Club since last three months. According to Indian Foreign Ministry sources they made frequent contacts with the Pakistan Foreign Office over ...
ISLAMABAD: In order to eliminate the menace of religious extremism and sectarian violence, the government has decided to monitor Friday's sermons at capital mosques so peace can be ensured between all sects, Pakistan Today has learnt. “Unfortunately, loudspeakers of mosques have been misused ...
ISLAMABAD: The 12th Meeting of the Pakistan-Russia Consultative Group on Strategic Stability was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the capital on Friday. According to a statement issued by the ministry, Ambassador Tasnim Aslam, Special Secretary United Nations and Economic Coordination led ...
Amid increasing tensions between India and Pakistan, reports have emerged that the Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria's application for membership to the elite 'Islamabad Club' has been put 'on hold'. Some media reports cited "security concerns" as the reason for this hold. This is the first ...
ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif accompanied by his daughter Maryam Nawaz on Friday, took a small detour to grab some snacks from a bakery in Islamabad amid rain in the federal capital. The father-daughter duo was seen shaking hands and chatting with people after purchasing ...
On a wicket which had turned slow due to regular spells of rain on Friday (March 2), Islamabad United struggled to get going. The top order not only failed to keep the runs flowing but also kept losing wickets at regular intervals. JP Duminy, who looked out of sorts in the previous game, was the only top order ...
Islamabad: Around 226 computers Labs with allied facilities in educational institutions for girls especially in rural area of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) are being established. The labs are being established under present government's initiative called Prime Minister Education Reforms Programme which ...
ISLAMABAD, Mar 1 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 01st Mar, 2018 ):Around 226 computers Labs with allied facilities in educational institutions for girls especially in rural area of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) are being established. The labs are being established under present government's initiative ...
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police would be equipped on modern lines and to be made exemplary for other law enforcement agencies through its performance and support of community. Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal said this while inaugurating the Secretariat Police Station as Model Police Station on ...
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – Foreign Office (FO) summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner (DHC) JP Singh to condemn the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control (LoC) on March 1, 2018, in Kotli/Jandrot and Chirikot Sectors. Islamabad protested ...


 

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