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  • UK soap sacks Pakistan-born actor for offensive India tweets

    LONDON: A Pakistan-born actor has been sacked from Britain's most popular television soap after posting what broadcaster ITV called Sunday “entirely unacceptable, racially offensive” comments about Indians on social mediaMarc Anwar, 45, joined Coronation Street, the world's longest-running TV soap opera, in 2014 as a member of the show's first Muslim family...

    Famed for its cobbled streets and wistful big-band theme tune, Coronation...

  • Indian soap tackles taboos, changes attitudes

    NEW DELHI: An Indian soap opera whose themes include acid attacks, domestic violence and high rates of abortion of female foetuses has quietly become one of the most-watched programmes on the planet...

    In one of the typically unflinching storylines for which the programme has become known, Mathur returns to her village after her sister is forced into a late-term abortion of a female foetus, and dies during the procedure...

  • Soap opera

    THIS refers to the article ‘Soap opera’ (June 21) by Dr Naveed Alvi...

    I fully endorse his views regarding the hazards of the frequent washing of hands with soap...

  • Soap makers demand fair valuation of sulphonic acid

    KARACHI: Pakistan Soap Manufacturers Association (PSMA) Chairman A...

    Sulphonic acid is a major raw material for soap industry, its price revolves from $950-$1,050 per tonne origin-wise in the international market, while the Customs authorities have been assessing the same at $1,250 per tonne which is sort of a benchmark they have set instead of the actual invoice value, which is totally unjustified, the PSMA chief said...

  • ‘PPP to move court against LG poll procedure’

    MULTAN: The PPP will challenge the procedure of local government elections in the court, stating it is in violation of Article 51 of the Constitution...

    He alleged a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and ruling PML-N that rigging evidences would not be produced before the Judicial Commission...

  • Ousted PM gets two SPs in deviation from procedure

    According to the standard operating procedure mentioned in the ‘Blue Book’, only the sitting prime minister and the president are entitled to the services of a BS-18 officer of the rank of superintendent of police (SP)...

    A notification issued by the Establishment Division on Aug 4 said: “Muhammad Zeshan Reza, a BS-18 officer of Police Service of Pakistan, presently posted as chief security officer (CSO) to the prime minister, has...

  • Govt yet to initiate procedure for ECP appointments

    ISLAMABAD: Unmoved by its past experience of an incomplete Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), the government has yet to initiate the process for appointment of ECP members in place of the incumbents who are set to retire in less than three months...

    “The sitting members of the ECP appointed under the new procedure will be retiring on June 13 and the process of appointment for the next term should have commenced by now,” a senior...

  • Bilawal questions judges’ appointment procedure

    The PPP chairman also questioned judges’ appointment procedure and said whether the independence of judiciary had been guaranteed by vesting the power to appoint judges with the judges alone or was it best served when the power to appoint judges was given to parliament, the president, the prime minister and the bar council...

  • SCBA suggests changes in judicial appointment procedure

    ISLAMABAD: As part of its ongoing campaign for judicial reform, the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) has submitted a set of packages to the eight-member bipartisan parliamentary committee constituted to improve the procedure of appointing superior court judges...

    “Members of the parliamentary committee have appreciated the effort which aims to bring about improvements in the procedure of judges’ appointment,” SCBA president Ali...

  • PPP, PTI join hands in Sindh PA to change mayoral election procedure

    KARACHI: Ahead of much-awaited mayoral elections, the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party, with the support of the opposition Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, managed to change the procedure of indirect local government elections from ‘secret ballot’ to ‘show of hands’ by amending the Sindh local government law on Tuesday...

    While lawmakers belonging to other opposition parties — the Muttahida Qaumi Movement, Pakistan Muslim League-Functional and...

  • Two INGOs allowed to operate under new procedure

    ISLAMABAD: Two international non-governmental organisations (INGOs) were formally allowed to operate in Pakistan under the new procedure after the process to accord approval under the first-ever policy governing registration and operation of INGOs commenced on Monday...

    Chaudhry Nisar also directed that the INGOs getting approval under the new procedure be extended government support across the country...

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