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  • Blaze in Lahore's Anarkali Bazaar destroys over a dozen shops

    A fire erupted in Lahore's famous Anarkali Bazaar in the early hours of Saturday, reducing at least 15 shops to ashes, rescue officials said...

    An electrical short circuit in one of the buildings was the likely cause of fire in the bazaar where decoration paraphernalia such as firecrackers and aerosol sprays are sold...

  • 28 shops gutted in Anarkali blaze

    LAHORE: Twenty-eight garment shops were gutted in a fire at Muhafiz Plaza in New Anarkali on Monday...

    Some 40 firefighters and 25 vehicles, 13 of the Rescue 1122 and 12 from the City District Government Lahore (CDGL), participated in the operation to extinguish the fire...

  • Well done, Anarkali

    ONE doesn’t know which walls they had been kept behind until now but if the outcry is anything to go by then these girls had no business suddenly emerging in Purani Anarkali to create a controversy more unnecessary than others...

    But why Anarkali, so named after a woman who according to a legend which adds richly to Lahore’s romance was buried in a wall for daring the authority of her time? The area’s history, at least its relatively...

  • Over 100 shops gutted in Anarkali inferno

    LAHORE: More than 100 shops were gutted and three people suffered minor burns when a fire erupted in a four-storey plaza in Anarkali’s Gudi Bazaar which later engulfed two adjoining plazas as well on Saturday...

    Lahore CCPO Amin Wains said the inflammable material stored in godowns of the plaza caused the massive fire...

  • Lahore admin gets Riawind bazaar closed

    LAHORE: Various teams of the city district administration on Saturday got the entire 300 shops of Raiwind main bazaar closed for flouting lockdown restrictions...

    According to a spokesman for the city administration, a team, led by Raiwind Assistant Commissioner Adnan Rasheed, got all shops in Raiwind bazaar closed after the vendors opened businesses in violation of the protocol related to opening of business for four days a week...

  • Govt reveals plans to amend Articles 62, 63

    The matter came up during debate on amendments proposed by Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) lawmaker Sheikh Salahuddin who sought an amendment to section 231 of the bill, which reads: “The qualifications and disqualifications for a person to be elected or chosen or to remain a member of the parliament or a provincial assembly shall be such as provided in Articles 62 and 63 [of the Constitution]...

    ”He wanted to add the words “but the...

  • ARTICLES OF DISCORD

    In the absence of directions from the Election Commission of Pakistan and any legal interpretation by the courts, these law officers took it upon themselves to decipher the articles and implement them as they deemed fit...

    But the arbitrary implementation of articles 62 and 63 meant that an aspiring candidate contesting from two constituencies could be disqualified from one constituency but confirmed from another, depending on the...

  • Fazl declines to support removal of Articles 62, 63

    LAHORE: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Wednesday called on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif at his Jati Umra residence but declined to support his endeavour to have Articles 62 and 63 expunged from the Constitution...

    While he did not face the media after meeting Mr Sharif, sources say Fazlur Rehman did not give his consent to support the PML-N in removing Articles 62 and 63...

  • Sharif refused to change Articles 62, 63: ANP chief

    PESHAWAR: Awami National Party (ANP) chief Asfandyar Wali Khan says Pakistan Muslim League-N leader Nawaz Sharif has become victim of the articles of the Constitution the ANP wanted to change but the former prime minister vehemently refused...

    “Articles 62 and 63 relating to sagacity and righteousness of a parliamentarian as in the 1973 Constitu­tion could not be misused but later Gen Ziaul Haq made them dangerous through changes,”...

  • Smuggled articles seized

    The anti-smuggling squad of Sialkot Customs under the supervision of Deputy Collector Asdaq Afzal seized the smuggled articles being supplied to Gujranwala from Afghanistan, Iran, China and India...

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