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  • Apple opens map development office in India's Hyderabad

    NEW DELHI: Apple said Thursday it will open a development office in Hyderabad, as its chief executive Tim Cook continued his India charm offensive with an investment boon to one of the country's top technology hubs...

    Local government ministers in Telangana state, of which Hyderabad is the capital, expressed their delight on Twitter at the new centre, a partnership with local software firm RMSI...

  • School principal in India charged with sedition over 'incorrect' Kashmir map

    NEW DELHI: An Indian school principal and two others have been charged with sedition for printing an 'incorrect' map of disputed Kashmir, police said Wednesday, an offence technically punishable by a maximum of life in jail...

    The principal was arrested on Monday along with the school's owner and a printing press owner following a complaint by a right-wing Hindu activist, who spotted the map in a school diary...

  • 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...

  • 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...

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

  • 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...

  • Wrong map: PU teacher suspended

    LAHORE: Punjab University’s Institute of Education and Research (IER) Assistant Professor Dr Abida Nasreen has been suspended from service for three months for publication of wrong map of Pakistan on a flex...

    PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran on Monday took notice of the publication of wrong map of Pakistan on a flex in which Azad Kashmir was not shown part of the country...

  • Myanmar's startups map past, shape future with virtual reality

    Gasps echo across the hall as the Myanmar school kids trial virtual reality goggles, marvelling at a device that allows some of Asia's poorest people to walk on the moon or dive beneath the waves...

    And it's not just school children who benefit from stepping into places they could only ever dream of visiting...

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