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  • Seven women killed as jeep plunges into ravine in Haveli district of AJK

    At least eight people, including seven women of the same family, were killed while four others were critically injured on Thursday when a jeep they were travelling in plunged into a ravine in the remote and hilly Haveli district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, an official said...

    The family members were returning to Kahuta after attending a wedding in Haalan village, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Haveli Kashif Hussain informed Dawn on...

  • A festive atmosphere outside Lal Haveli

    RAWALPINDI: Awami Muslim League (AML) President Sheikh Rashid Ahmed celebrated the disqualification of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at Lal Haveli on Friday...

    Talking to the media outside Lal Haveli, Sheikh Rashid Ahmed praised himself and said his prediction of the prime minister being disqualified had come true...

  • Sheikh Rashid gets notice to ‘vacate Lal Haveli’

    RAWALPINDI: Awami Muslim League (AML) President Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Wednesday claimed that Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) has issued him a notice to vacate Lal Haveli within 15 days...

    However, the ETPB regional administrator Ch Tanveer Hussain disputed his claim, saying the notice was issued on land adjacent to Lal Haveli that is being used by the AML president...

  • ETPB offers Rashid to buy Lal Haveli land

    “The whole Haveli is not our property as the ETPB owns only 10 marlas adjacent to it, which Mr Rashid has been occupying unlawfully...

    Mr Farooq rejected the impression that his transfer was linked with the Lal Haveli case...

  • 19th century haveli crumbles into oblivion

    A 130-year-old haveli is wasting away in Gujar Khan, but neither the locals nor the provincial authorities seem interested in preserving the 19th century building before it crumbles...

    The large bricks used in the haveli suggest some influence of British architecture, and the building was completed in 1886...

  • Tracing the history of Lal Haveli

    Once a symbol of love, Lal Haveli has now become a hub of politics in the garrison city, near synonymous with Awami Muslim League (AML) President Sheikh Rashid Ahmed...

    The haveli was built over a hundred years ago by Dhan Raj Sehgal for Budhan Bai, a Muslim dancing girl from Sialkot...

  • Balloki, Haveli Bahadur power plants to be privatised

    ISLAMABAD: The Cabinet Committee on Privatisation (CCoP) on Wednesday approved sell-off of the newly established 1,233-megawatt RLNG-based Balloki Power Plant and 1,230MW Haveli Bahadur Power Plant...

    After detailed deliberations, it was decided to delist Pakistan Steel Mills, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), Pakistan Railways, Utility Stores Corporation, National Highway Authority and the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) from the...

  • Govt seeks feasibility of Balloki, Haveli Bahadur plants’ privatisation

    ISLAMABAD: As the government is gearing up to privatise Balloki and Haveli Bahadur power plants, the Privatisation Commission on Tuesday asked the National Power Parks Company (NPPC) to submit a working paper on its feasibility...

    The newly established 1,233MW Balloki plant and the 1,230MW Haveli Bahadur plant would either be privatised as a bundle package or as separate entities, and the working paper to be prepared by the NPPC will...

  • CCI approves privatisation plan for Haveli Bahadur Shah and Balloki power projects

    The Council of Common Interests on Monday approved a proposal to include 1,230 MW Haveli Bahadur Shah and 1,223 MW Balloki power projects in the active list of the privatisation programme for early implementation...

    The CCI meeting, held in Islamabad with Prime Minister Imran Khan in the chair, emphasised upon the need for greater focus towards renewable energy in existing energy mix, Radio Pakistan reported...

  • Narowal haveli has nothing to do with Baba Guru Nanak

    Travel writer and poet Irfan Shahood had visited the haveli – or saraye -- and documented it through pictures and a blog last year...

    He rejected the impression that the haveli had anything to do with the founder of Sikhism, adding that it was not a sacred place related to Sikh religion or its founder, but just a haveli...

  • ‘Unregistered’ drugs for PIC patients

    LAHORE: “Unregistered” life-saving medicines are being administered to cardiac patients at the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) Lahore ignoring the fact that such practice had claimed lives of over 100 patients registered with the institute in 2012...

    The PIC management has been procuring the medicines for the last many years in sheer violation of the Drug Regulatory Authority Act 2012 which categorically states: “such drugs shall...

  • Complaints: PIC head’s removal ‘on the cards’

    A senior official privy to the development told Dawn on Sunday the chief minister had assigned the task to the search committee to find a suitable candidate to replace Prof Zakaria as PIC head...

    The shortlisted candidates included senior cardiologist of PIC (Lahore) Prof Dr Nadeem Hayat Malik, Allama Iqbal Medical College cardiology department head Prof Dr Zubair Akram, Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology Chief Executive Prof Dr Azhar...

  • Junior doctor appointed PIC cardiology dept head

    Prof Malick, who was appointed as head of the institute a few weeks back by the Punjab government, bypassed many senior doctors of the PIC as well as other medical institutes of the province amid tall claims of the chief minister with regard to observing ‘zero tolerance’ towards merit violation...

    Nearly a 200-bed cardiology section of the PIC, Lahore, is said to be the largest department of any public sector health facility in the...

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