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  • Moral brigade active in Islamabad again

    ISLAMABAD: Are they back – the moral brigades that blackened the faces of women on advertisement boards in 2007?At least that is what people feared when they found bared arms and faces of models on billboards defaced in Super Market during Eid shopping spree...

    “Islamabad has no culture of hooliganism...

  • 111,000 health cards to be distributed in Attock

    TAXILA: Some 111,000 health cards will be distributed in Attock district, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam said on Saturday, adding that this is proof that the government is fulfilling its promises to the public about health facilities...

  • Yemeni rebel attack death toll climbs to 111

    SANAA: The death toll from a missile attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on a government military camp climbed to at least 111 troops, a military spokesman said on Monday, making it one of the deadliest rebel assaults since the beginning of the country’s bloody civil war...

  • Initial report shows fire brigade was ‘push-start’ vehicle

    LAHORE: Initial findings conducted by the City District Government of Lahore into the Shadbagh fire has proved that the fire brigade, which reached the spot to extinguish flames, was a push-start vehicle requiring immediate repair...

    Officials say though the DCO has formed an inquiry team headed by the municipal services’ executive district officer and consisting of the Shalimar assistant commissioner and district officer (civil...

  • Wasim paints bleak picture of Karachi’s fire brigade

    KARACHI: City Mayor Wasim Akhtar said on Friday that over Rs5 billion was needed to improve the fire-fighting facilities and for procurement of modern equipment for the fire brigade of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation...

    Speaking at a rehabilitation and improvement programme of the fire brigade here at the Mazar-i-Quaid, he said the department lacked even basic facilities...

  • Rangers raid fire brigade office, detain staffer

    KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, personnel on Wednesday raided the central fire brigade office near the Civil Hospital Karachi, stayed there for more than an hour, went through some files and took along one of the employees, officials and sources said...

  • The giddy brigade

    “Moscow is not discussing the possibility of joining the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project with Islamabad,” the foreign affairs ministry in Russia tweeted, adding that “Pakistani media reports about ‘secret negotiations’ between Russia and Pakistan on the implementation of projects as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor are not true to the facts...

    If urging a little maturity in our thinking about projects of...

  • The bigot brigade

    The latest poster-child of the global bigot brigade is Jair Bolsanaro, the firebrand who was elected to the presidency of Brazil this past weekend...

    Will something emerge to buck the trend? Only if we recognise that our complacency is a big part of why we find ourselves hereThe writer teaches at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad...

  • The bigot brigade

    The latest poster-child of the global bigot brigade is Jair Bolsanaro, the firebrand who was elected to the presidency of Brazil this past weekend...

    Will something emerge to buck the trend? Only if we recognise that our complacency is a big part of why we find ourselves hereThe writer teaches at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad...

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