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  • Fruit market traders protest entry fee, new licence

    ISLAMABAD: Fruit and vegetable market traders on Saturday held a protest against the market committee for directing them to get new licences and pay an entry fee on goods at the rate of 50 paisa per kilogramme...

    The traders in the Rawalpindi Sabzi Mandi only pay Rs1,600 per year as the licence fee...

  • Mall relaxes Rs100 entry fee stipulation after online criticism

    ISLAMABAD: Following a barrage of criticism on social media, the management of Islamabad’s largest shopping mall has apparently relented in its decision to impose a Rs100 entry fee...

    Earlier this week, Centaurus announced that all visitors to the mall would now have to purchase entry passes worth Rs100 each, before entering in the mall...

  • Police fail to check laser beams being flashed at aircraft

    RAWALPINDI: Repeated incidents of laser beams being flashed at passenger aircraft taking off from and landing at Benazir Bhutto International Airport (BBIA) have caused concern among pilots and aviation authorities, while the police have not been able to control the problem...

    A senior pilot for Pakistan International Airlines said lasers can disturb pilots if pointed directly into their eyes during landing or takeoff, which are...

  • India activates eight laser walls along border with Pakistan

    NEW DELHI: India has set up eight laser walls along the shared border with Pakistan and plans to activate four more over the next few days, Times of India reported, citing a senior Indian Border Security Force (BSF) official...

    A laser wall is a mechanism to detect objects passing the line of sight between the laser source and the detector...

  • India plans laser walls on border

    NEW DELHI: India plans to cover more than 40 vulnerable unfenced stretches along the Pakistan border by laser walls soon, with the home ministry giving it a top priority to prevent any infiltration, Times of India says in a report quoting a home ministry official...

    All the riverine stretches located in Punjab would be covered by the laser wall technology developed by the Indian Border Security Force to eliminate the chances of breach...

  • Tanveer bags National Laser Sailing title

    KARACHI: Warrant Officer Mohammad Tanveer of the PAF shocked naval sailors by crowning the title of the national laser sailing championship which concluded in the open sea of Karachi harbor on Tuesday...

    Off late, airmen have managed to break the stranglehold of the Navy by winning the third national title in four months the other two being Laser Radial and Mistral...

  • Laser pioneers from US, France and Canada win Nobel Physics Prize

    Three scientists on Tuesday won the Nobel Physics Prize, including the first woman to receive the prestigious award in 55 years, for inventing optical lasers that have paved the way for advanced precision instruments used in corrective eye surgery...

    Ashkin was honoured for his invention of “optical tweezers” that grab particles, atoms, viruses and other living cells with their laser beam fingers...

  • Seven-day flower show gets under way in Hyderabad

    HYDERABD: The seven-day annual flower show orga­nis­ed by the Canton­ment Board Hyderabad (CBH) got under way at Ziau­ddin Park, next to the old Eidgah ground, Saddar, on Friday...

    CBH president Brigadier Raja Mohammad Ijaz Azmat inaugurated the show featuring a gardening competition and children’s festival...

  • PSP plans ‘biggest’ show in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: The Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) has announced that it will hold its biggest public gathering in Hyderabad soon and asked its workers and supporters to make preparations for the event...

    Mr Qaimkhani is facing a trail for his alleged complicity in providing medical treatment to terrorists at a hospital owned by former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain...

  • Isner advances, Gulbis exits Monte Carlo Masters

    MONTE CARLO: John Isner defeated fellow American Steve Johnson 6-4, 6-4 to win his first career match at the Monte Carlo Masters on Monday as Latvian 13th seed Ernests Gulbis fell 6-1, 6-0...

    But a defeat in the 2013 first round did little to boost confidence for the self-confessed USA homebody who feels out of his depth culturally in Europe and much prefers to stay on his side of the Atlantic whenever possible...

  • Spieth claims wire-to-wire victory at Masters

    AUGUSTA: Young gun Jordan Spieth, evoking memories of Tiger Woods at Augusta National 18 years ago, added his name to golf’s record books with a stunning wire-to-wire victory by four shots at the Masters on Sunday...

    Ice-cool whenever he faced adversity, the 21-year-old American who is known for his brilliant putting closed with a two-under-par 70 to match Woods’ tournament record low of 18-under 270 for 72 holes...

  • Fire sale auction of Pakistani masters in London

    But it is the dazzling array of paintings by prominent Pakistani art masters that has caught the attention of London’s expatriate Pakistani community and art lovers in Pakistan...

    The imposing list of Pakistani masters includes Abdur Rahman Chughtai, Sadequain, Ustad Allah Bux, Shakir Ali, the East Pakistan master Zainul Abedin, Jamil Naqsh, Ismail Gulgee and Anwar Jalal Shemza...

  • Sock makes Tour Finals with Paris Masters title

    PARIS: American Jack Sock snatched the last spot in the ATP Tour finals when he beat qualifier Filip Krajinovic 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 to win the Paris Masters title on Sunday...

    The 16th seed ended his Serbian opponent’s fairytale run in the French capital to break into the world’s top 10 for the first time and take the last place for London from Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta...

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