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  • Remove all offices from Islamabad residential areas, SC orders

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday sent a loud and clear message to all and sundry that the law as well as the order of the court regarding non-conforming use of residential houses in Islamabad should be implemented without any exception...

    The bench was hearing a case relating to the use of residential houses for commercial purposes as well as encroachments and road blocks created by the government offices, private residences...

  • All eyes on Zardari House as Bilawal hosts 'informal get-together' for opposition in Islamabad

    All eyes are on Zardari House in Islamabad where the top leadership of all opposition parties will put their heads together at an "informal gathering" on Sunday in yet another effort to forge a grand opposition alliance...

    "Expressing concern over the prevailing economic situation in the country in the wake of increase in oil prices and unprecedented devaluation of Pakistani rupee against the US dollar, leaders of almost all major...

  • Strict security at all courts in Islamabad as SJC hears reference today

    ISLAMABAD: After holding meetings with representatives of lawyers, the capital police and administration have chalked out a plan to ensure security in and around the Supreme Court building as the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) will take up a reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa on Friday...

    Officials in the capital administration and police held meetings with office-bearers of the Islamabad High Court Bar Association and the...

  • Islamabad cops don body cams to ‘keep all parties honest’

    The Islamabad Police on Thursday formally installed body cameras in uniforms of personnel performing duties at different check posts to promote friendly policing in the city...

    Of the total 10 night vision cameras purchased by the department, five were installed in personnel’s uniforms after training, while the remaining will be installed over the next two days, said Inspector General of Police (IG) Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar,...

  • All Islamabad schools, colleges to have e-filing system

    ISLAMABAD: The Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) is making efforts to put in place an e-filing system in all schools and colleges as offices of the area education officers (AEOs) have already been computerised...

    This was stated by FDE Director General Dr Ikram Ali Malik while talking to the participants of a ceremony held at the Islamabad Model College for Boys (IMCB) G-7/2 to inaugurate a tree plantation campaign in educational...

  • All detained protesters in Islamabad released after successful talks

    ISLAMABAD: Over 200 government employees, including some trade union leaders, who had been picked up by the police on Wednesday during a violent protest, were released on Thursday evening, hours after signing of an agreement between their representatives and the government...

    During the negotiations, the sources said, the detained leaders were told categorically that all those who had been arrested or picked up by the police on...

  • All About Lifestyles: food, fun and all that jazz

    LAHORE: A large number of people thronged Dawn Media Group’s annual “All About Lifestyles” exhibition that opened at the Expo Centre, Johar Town, on Saturday...

    Hats off to it,” said Dr Razzak who is also supervising all-breed dogs competition on Sunday (today)...

  • ‘Lums seminar’ on Balochistan held in Islamabad

    ISLAMABAD: “There were dead bodies found in Balochistan with Pakistan Zindabad carved into their skins,” Mir Mohammad Ali Talpur said on Saturday, at a seminar which had to be relocated to a different city for it to be held...

    While it was finally held at Kuch Khaas in Islamabad on Saturday, M...

  • Four ‘target killers’ from Karachi held in Islamabad

    ISLAMABAD: Four men allegedly involved in incidents of target killings in Karachi and robberies in the federal capital have been arrested here, Dawn has learnt through reliable sources...

    Know more: Contract killers to be arrested in next phase of Karachi operationThe arrests were made during an investigation into some incidents of robbery in Islamabad, most of them taking place outside banks and involving people who had drawn cash...

  • 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...

    ”Sobia Amir, the owner of a salon, said her ‘well-wishers’ blamed the act on right-wing students, but felt “not much can be done about it...

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