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  • Story times: Three clever chicks

    Once upon a time, there lived a hen with her three little chicks in a beautiful little hut in a far off valley...

    The names of these chicks were Billy, Milly and Lilly, and all three were of different colours...

  • Flamingo chicks dying in captivity

    According to the area residents, it is the first time in decades that they had seen thousands of flamingo chicks floating on the Miani Hor waters...

    “Most fishermen caught them when these chicks moved away from their nesting grounds and came to the waters looking for jellyfish,” said Saleem, a fishermen residing in Damb village, part of tehsil Sonmiani of Lasbela district, Balochistan...

  • High taxes, cost of production force breeders to cull chicks

    LAHORE: Breeders have started culling day-old chicks for want of buyers after poultry farmers refused to further prepare flocks of chicken owing to massively high cost of production as well as imposition of 17 per cent tax on import of raw material and declining price of chicken meat...

    It has even forced them to cull 50 per cent of the unsold chicks...

  • Two restaurants sealed in Gulberg

    LAHORE: The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) sealed on Saturday two more renowned restaurants in Gulberg, as many on Multan Road and a food production unit in Shalimar Town for flouting pure food regulations...

    According to officials, a Gulberg town-based PFA team headed by Farah Athar sealed Domeno Hut and Mandarin Chinese restaurant on the Main Boulevard...

  • Traffic mess in and around Gulberg

    LAHORE: Thousands of people got stranded on various roads and even streets, mainly in Gulberg area on Wednesday after police completely barricaded the Main Boulevard to prevent a rally by some religious outfits...

    The roads affected by the gridlock included Shadman, Jail Road, Canal Road, Ferozepur Road, Husain Chowk, Centre Point and some side roads in Gulberg...

  • Postal department loses Rs559 million to corruption

    ISLAMABAD: The postal department suffered a loss of Rs559 million due to fraud and misappropriation during the past five years...

    The postal service’s chief said 405 new post offices had been opened and 584 closed during the period, 1,666 people had been appointed on a regular basis, 178 on contracts and 1,007 as daily wagers in various pay scales...

  • Postal services – thriving in the age of internet

    Although letters may no longer be the primary way people stay in touch, Pakistan’s postal service remains active; from the Siachen Glacier to the Arabian Sea...

    Letters, money orders and parcels come from the District Postal Office at the Rawalpindi Railway Station from around the country, and the items are then divided between Rawalpindi, Islamabad and international destinations...

  • Postal officials, contractor blamed for disrupting mail delivery to Chitral

    Due to non-delivery of mail on time, candidates missed their test and interviews for appointments in government departments, while others could not apply for the posts due to collapse of the postal system...

    When contacted, the divisional superintendent of postal division Malakand admitted the collapse of the mail system in Chitral due to the contractor’s lethargic approach...

  • Postal charges

    I would urge the postal department to undo the increase in the registration fee and realise that it is not just a business concern out to earn profits but a public utility service for the benefit of society...

  • Special persons to cast votes via postal ballot

    PESHAWAR: Provincial Election Commissioner Pir Maqbool Ahmed has said that persons with any physical disability will be allowed to cast their votes through postal ballot...

    The provincial election commissioner said that special persons, who were unable to walk or travel, could cast their votes in the next elections through postal ballot under Election Act, 2017...

  • Special persons allowed to vote via postal ballot

    ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday allowed people with physical disabilities to cast their votes through postal ballots...

    Editorial: The ECP must use its enhanced powers to keep electoral tensions in checkMeanwhile, the commission issued a code of conduct and guidelines for international observers, binding them to choose an area of election observation in ‘strict consultation’ with the ECP...

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