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  • Protest against bloodshed after youth’s murder in Kandhkot

    SUKKUR: An armed attack on a motorcycle showroom, believed to be wrong target, that left a youth dead and three passersby criticially wounded on Saturday evening sparked protest by political parties, nationalist groups and civil society organisations in Kandhkot on Sunday...

    The A-Section police said Bajkani died on the spot and the wounded victims were transported to the Kandhkot Civil Hospital for emergency treatment...

  • TDF Ghar — a fresh public space near Quaid’s mausoleum

    TDF Ghar, launched by The Dawood Foundation, was originally constructed in the 1930s under an almond tree with hand-crafted tiles, now also having a stunning view of the Quaid’s mausoleum...

    A rich heritage building captured and transformed for modern use without losing its ethos, TDF Ghar boasts of an intimate living room that is being used as a museum for antique artefacts and collectables from the past century...

  • Haleem Ghar: Spicing up an otherwise bland palate

    But then, what is the point of serving bland food?”This is how Syed Mansoor describes the cuisine on offer at his family’s restaurant, Haleem Ghar...

    But thanks to their Karachi-based roots and inventive spirit, Haleem Ghar has not gone the way of other commercially viable restaurants, who tone down the spice just for the sake of better business...

  • An app offering beauty care at your ghar

    Ghar Par is a Lahore-based startup that brings beauty services to the comfort of your house...

    What about their revenue stream?Expectedly, Ghar Par earns money through per-order commission charged to the beautician, which ranges between 60 and 70 per cent depending on a few metrics...

  • PSL: ‘Peshawar is close to my heart,’ says team owner Javed Afridi

    KOLKATA: The Peshawar franchise in the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) has the potential to be both a profit centre as well as a platform for corporate branding, says its owner...

    And in his view, both objectives are going to be met in his $16-million acquisition of Team Peshawar, despite the city being in one of the most disturbed areas of Pakistan...

  • Ashura observed peacefully in Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: Ashura was observed peacefully in the provincial capital as the main mourning processions culminated smoothly after going through their designated routes...

    Peshawar city police chief Mubarak Zeb told reporters following the Muharram processions that police had made elaborate security arrangements to ensure peace on Ashura...

  • BDS defuses IED allegedly meant to target school in Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: An improvised explosive device (IED), allegedly meant to target a school, was defused by Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) personnel in Bashirabad area of Peshawar on Tuesday, DawnNews reported...

    On Thursday, a similar terrorism bid was foiled when the city police defused a bomb planted near a bus terminal on GT Road in Peshawar and arrested a suspect...

  • Re-poll ordered in 26 polling stations of Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: Peshawar district returning officer on Sunday announced re-polling in 26 polling stations in different areas of the provincial capital where the voting process was either suspended on the election-day or not conducted properly...

    Sources said that a decision to this effect was taken at a meeting of all 36 returning officers with the district returning officer Riaz Mehsud, who is also Deputy Commissioner Peshawar...

  • Peshawar’s mass transit system hits new snag

    PESHAWAR: The much-talked about ‘mass transit system’ in the provincial capital has hit newer snags with those associated with one of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s pet projects are now acknowledging its dream may not realise, not at least in its present term in office...

    Mr Aziz, a born Peshawari industrialist now associated with PTI, who had piloted the project, who has been running from pillar to post, says the Pakistan Railways plans...

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