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  • Careem acquires Delivery Chacha as it looks to expand

    Careem, the ride-hailing service that operates in several cities across Pakistan, has just announced the acquisition of Delivery Chacha, an on-demand delivery and errand service operating out of Karachi...

    While the precise financial details of the deal are not known, Nashit Iqbal, the founder of Delivery Chacha, will move to Careem, ProPakistani has learnt...

  • Eqbal Ahmad: A memoir of Munno Chacha

    A guardian to me after my father passed away when I was 14, a mentor, a hero to look up to, and just plain good company! But above all, he remains the man I had discovered, along with the first sight of a plane on the ground, Munno Chacha, the ever affectionate uncle from the USA...

  • Chacha Cricket leaves for England for World Cup

    SIALKOT: Sufi Abdul Jalil, famed as Chacha Cricket, left Sialkot on Tuesday for England to support the Pakistan cricket team in matches of 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup...

    Chacha Cricket is a familiar face to cricket fans in Pakistan and other cricket loving nations because of his antics and untiring support for the Pakistani team in cricket grounds...

  • The ‘curse’ of the Kohinoor

    KARACHI: The story of the Kohinoor, arguably the world’s most famous, and in some respects controversial, diamond has more than a couple of versions...

    The book titled Kohinoor — The Story of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond by William Dalrymple and Anita Anand that was launched at a local hotel on Wednesday evening, seeks to provide an authentic account of the diamond’s history and how it landed in England...

  • The Kohinoor – a symbol of power through the ages

    ISLAMABAD: Symbols were a recurring theme at the launch of William Dalrymple and Anita Anand’s book, Kohinoor: The Story of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond...

    This was something Mr Dalrymple touched on indirectly when he recounted the time the Kohinoor spent in the hands of the Mughals...

  • Living Colours: ‘A clear history of the Kohinoor was needed’

    Anita Anand is a journalist and author based in the UK whose works include Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary and Kohinoor: The Story of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond, co-authored with Scottish historian and writer William Dalrymple...

    Ms Anand was in Islamabad to launch Kohinoor, where Dawn caught up with her to discuss the book...

  • PEL, Kohinoor debarred from WB-funded project

    ISLAMABAD: The World Bank has announced on Friday the debarment of Pak-Elektron Ltd (PEL), its affiliates PEL Marketing (Pvt) Ltd and Kohinoor Power Company Ltd, and its former general manager for 33 months...

    The debarment makes the Lahore-based manufacturer of electrical appliances and its affiliates ineligible to participate in WB-funded projects...

  • Portfolio: Lahore Lahore hai

    Depicting Lahore in images is an old practice and its early patterns could be found in the miniature paintings of the Mughal era...

    Lahore, being the cultural hub, played a vital role in the arts, literature and culture in the mid-20th century; especially, visual art was inspired by the rich panoramic beauty of the walled city and life around its 13 gates, so an exclusive genre of cityscape came into existence, as early as the...

  • City Diary: Beautification of Lahore to reflect culture, history and tradition

    The divisional administration’s policy to involve the National College of Arts (NCA), University of Engineering and Technology (UET), the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA), Parks and Horticulture Authority and others in planning, designing and executing small pilot schemes for the city’s beautification in view of its natural, cultural, heritage and historical values is a right step in the right direction...

    “After completion of...

  • Conservation of Lahore

    Unfortunately, it would appear that the administrators of Lahore, the historical timeline of which spans several centuries, have not even reached this rudimentary level of reasoning...

    The Punjab and Lahore administrations do urgently need to take all such reservations into account and to have the moral courage to go back to the drawing board if required...

  • Fantastic Five win Lahore leg of Neymar Jr’s Five qualifiers

    LAHORE: After a series of pulsating matches, Fantastic Five outwitted their rivals to win the Lahore leg of the Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five qualifiers on Sunday...

    The champions from Lahore join Steel Town FC 2 from Karachi in a three-way battle for the national champion’s title; the two teams are going to compete with the winners from Islamabad leg of the qualifiers in a play-off — national finals will take place in April...

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