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  • Khayaban-i-Jinnah in throes of reckless development

    LAHORE: Life for those living on and around Khayaban-i-Jinnah – the boulevard connecting Johar Town with the Raiwind Road – has turned, in residents’ parlance, hellish for the last six months as the exits of many housing societies have been closed and traffic of six-lane wide thoroughfare is shoved into one-lane narrow bottleneck...

    The Lahore Development Authority (LDA) has been laying drainage pipes on the road since March as part...

  • Faisalabad university suspends teacher for sexually harassing female MPhil student

    Government College University, Faisalabad (GCUF) on Monday suspended an assistant professor for three months after an inquiry committee found him guilty of allegedly sexually harassing a female student pursuing an MPhil in organic chemistry...

    The university's registrar said in the suspension notice that a case for the initiation of inquiry against Dr Rasool under the Punjab Employees Efficiency, Discipline and Accountability Act 2006...

  • Journalists attacked by University of Agriculture Faisalabad guards

    Multiple journalists were injured after guards employed by the University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) attacked them for covering a student-related incident, media outlets reported Tuesday...

    SAMAA TV reported that its reporters, cameraman and driver were "severely beaten up by security guards at Faisalabad’s Agriculture University"...

  • Gandhara International University gets green light

    TAXILA: The government plans to establish the Gandhara International University in Taxila, in an effort to revive the 3,000-year-old Buddhist university of ancient Taxila and make Pakistan a centre for interfaith harmony and Buddhism studies...

    The chairperson of the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) as well as the steering committee of the project, Siddiqul Farooque, told Dawn that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had formally approved...

  • University Road

    THIS refers to the pathetic condition of University Road in Karachi...

    It is surprising that this road is being ignored by the city administration...

  • University Road

    THIS refers to dilapidated University Road...

    The blatant and unrestricted encroachment by all and sundry along the road indicate the absence of any control and authority to check this menace...

  • Another lawyer killed within weeks on University Road

    KARACHI: In a second deadly attack on a member of the legal fraternity within a month in Gulshan-i-Iqbal on University Road, an advocate of the Sindh High Court and former joint secretary of the Karachi Bar Association was gunned down on Friday evening, according to police...

    Earlier on August 2, Advocate Ashfaq Qaimkhani was gunned down in an armed attack on his car on University Road near Safari Park in Gulshan-i-Iqbal...

  • PTI’s ‘tsunami’ hits shisham trees on University Road

    In this backdrop, the ongoing “beautification” has destroyed several green belts, several indigenous, shady trees and public spaces...

    Under the stewardship of PDA, innovative traffic management strategies seem to have somewhat improved traffic, but these eye catching reforms mask the greater threat to sustainable and green solutions, which remain unfulfilled...

  • Four die, seven hurt in University Road accident

    This was the second fatal accident on University Road within the past week, as a woman was killed and two others were injured when a minibus hit them near the Urdu university campus last Friday...

    A portion of University Road between Hasan Square and Nipa has been dug up for the past many days for the purpose of reconstruction...

  • Two wounded as rival groups clash, block University Road

    KARACHI: Protesters led by a local leader of the Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) blocked both tracks of the main University Road near Old Sabzi Mandi for several hours on Sunday following a violent clash between rival groups in which two persons suffered bullet wounds...

    A senior police officer, who wished not to be named, said that around 80-100 persons led by Qari Saleemullah Khan of the JUI-F took to the street and blocked the...

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