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  • Clerics adopt 10-point code of conduct

    LAHORE: A convention of clerics held under the auspices of Pakistan Ulema Council here on Sunday adopted a 10-point code of conduct for administration, faculty and students of mosques and seminaries with the council and for Wafaqul Masajid Pakistan...

    The code binds the seminary administration to keep complete bio-data of their students, teaching staff and other employees and refuse admission to foreign students except Afghans, who...

  • India restores date re-export facility for Pakistan

    ISLAMABAD: India has allowed the re-export of dried date shipments currently parked at the Attari border check post since February...

    Around 96pc of the country’s total date exports are India-bound and the hike in duties adversely affected the local producers who mostly rely on India’s huge market for their sales...

  • Code for Pakistan brings technology geeks to solve civic and social issues

    ISLAMABAD: A two-day Islamabad Civic Hackathon — an event organised by Code for Pakistan (CfP) and OPEN Islamabad — concluded Sunday with participants working constantly to develop mobile/web applications and digital tools which address civic and social issues...

    “It was inspirational … It makes me feel incredibly hopeful for Pakistan...

  • Pakistan startup founders booked for plagiarising source code

    KARACHI: Four people were reportedly booked on Wednesday for violating copyright and intellectual property laws after allegations of plagiarising source code for a financial information startup surfaced...

    The entrepreneurs behind Investor's Lounge, Baqar Abbas Jafri, Sennen D’Souza, Hammad Ali Hashmi and Waqar Ehsan, have been accused by their former employer ? Mir Muhammad Ali Khan of AMZ MAK Capital Ltd ? of stealing firm’s source...

  • Pakistan cricket at lowest point in international history: Ramiz Raja

    Cricket commentator and former Test captain Ramiz Raja has described Pakistan's hammering at the hands of Bangladesh as "embarrassing" and the "lowest point in our international history"...

    In an interview with ESPNCricinfo, Ramiz Raja expressed his disappointment in the "lack of direction" and the lack of "fresh ideas" from the Pakistan Cricket Board which had rendered the national cricket team as a "rudderless ship"...

  • Pakistan sport hits low point with qualifying debacle

    LAHORE: Pakistan’s sporting decline has left the vast South Asian nation that once prided itself on producing the world’s best hockey and squash players facing up to an Olympics for which none of its athletes have qualified...

    While cricket remains a wildly popular game in Pakistan, a nation of almost 200 million people, most other sports have shrunk in popularity as the successes of the 1980s and early 1990s have become a distant...

  • SEXUAL HARASSMENT: PAKISTAN’S TIPPING POINT?

    Earlier this year, she approached the Lahore High Court to demand that a woman be appointed to the Punjab government’s apex body dealing with sexual harassment...

    The law was steered through a 10-year gestation by Fouzia Saeed, the first woman to publicly complain and contest a case of sexual harassment in Pakistan...

  • Pakistan proposes 6-point plan at UN to counter racism, religious hatred

    Pakistan has proposed a six-point plan at the United Nations to counter increasing racism and faith-based hatred, particularly Islamophobia, around the world, Radio Pakistan reported on Tuesday...

    The plan was proposed by Pakistan's Permanent Representative to the UN Maleeha Lodhi at an event “Countering terrorism and other acts of violence based on religion or belie" that was arranged by Pakistan along with the UN, Turkey and the...

  • Three roads to have date palm trees

    GUJRAT: The district government has arranged at least 500 date palm trees for plantation on the medians of three thoroughfares including the old GT Road...

    It is quite surprising that the district government had just two months ago uprooted the date palm trees from the city’s Court Road...

  • ECP extends date for disposal of delimitation appeals

    BAHAWALPUR: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has extended the date of the disposal of the objections/appeals against the proposed/preliminary delimitations of the union councils and wards in the rural as well as urban areas across the province for the upcoming local government polls...

    Talking to Dawn, officiating Bahawalpur regional election commissioner Mian Muhammad Shahid confirmed that the ECP had extended the date... ...

  • Return filing date extended to Nov 30

    ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue on Wednesday extended the last date for filing of income tax returns/statements until Nov 30...

    As per decision, salaried individuals, other individuals and AOPs can now file returns/statements within the due date...

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