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  • A trip to Rawalpindi’s many colourful food streets

    RAWALPINDI: The lanes of Kartarpura, Shamsabad and Saddar have over the years developed into food streets of sorts and that too, with their separate specialities...

    Though the ‘food streets’ in Shamsabad and Saddar were established by the civic bodies of the city and cantonment areas, the shops in these streets sprung up haphazardly, much like the very unplanned food street in Kartarpura...

  • Rawalpindi food outlet owners, city officials meet today

    RAWALPINDI: Against the backdrop of the Punjab government’s campaign against unhygienic food outlets, the business leaders have arranged a meeting of their (food outlets) owners and the City District Government Rawalpindi (CDGR) officials at the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) on Tuesday...

    The district coordination officer (DCO), Sajid Zafar Dall, assistant commissioner, Cantonment, Khalid Goraya and assistant...

  • Three-day Regional Food Festival begins

    RAWALPINDI: A three-day Regional Food Festival kicked off at the Pearl Continental hotel on Friday by showcasing signature dishes from all four provinces...

    The festival was attended by diplomats and twin cities residents...

  • Khyber food festival opens with Khattak dance

    KARACHI: The aroma of mutton roast, yakhni pulao, dumpukht lamb and chapli kebabs sizzling on the tawa beckoned as the waiters in Chitrali caps or pakol and black and silver waistcoats or koti over crisp white shalwar kameez served hot roti in a changair, cool lassi or hot kahwa at the four-day Khyber Food Festival that commenced at Marco Polo restaurant at Pearl Continental Karachi here on Thursday...

    “Being a Pakhtun myself I didn’t...

  • Visitors slam high prices at Punjab food festival

    that’s Punjabi culture for you, and it was all there at the Frere Hall lawns on Saturday at the Punjab Eat Festival...

    As for the food, well, the sarsoan saag, makai roti, lassi and home-made butter though all desi Punjabi delights could not be enjoyed so much by the connoisseurs of Punjabi food here due to being rather pricey...

  • Five-day Ramazan food festival begins

    KARACHI: The five-day Ramadan Food Festival 2016 organised by Triple-E, which kicked off on a portion of the Frere Hall grounds here on Wednesday, is a clever combination of food, clothes and handicrafts...

    Still things didn’t seem to quite pick up on the first day of the festival...

  • Music, food at Kohat winter festival appreciated

    KOHAT: The first ever national cultural and winter food festival held in Kohat went a long way in promoting the soft image of the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, besides creating opportunities for the entertainment-starved inhabitants, according to the event organisers...

    Local hoteliers had set up food stalls presenting varieties from fast food to karahai gosht and other local cuisine...

  • Food festival kicks off, finally

    LAHORE: The Lahore Eat food festival began on Friday afternoon with people trickling in till late in the evening...

    The venue of the festival, Fortress Stadium, was lit with colourful lights and stalls were set up along the circumference...

  • ‘Sustainable food production, rational fertiliser use leads to food security’

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan can achieve food security through sustainable food production, food experts at a lecture titled ‘Food Security and Need for Good Agricultural Practices in Crop Production’ said on Monday...

    “Food security is one of the bigger challenges facing the world today,” Charge d’ Affaires at the Embassy of the Netherlands Renate Pors said, adding that though the Netherlands was a small country, it focuses on achieving food...

  • Unbeaten Rawalpindi qualify for U-19 Super-Six round

    KARACHI: Rawalpindi became the first side to qualify for the Super-Six stage of the PCB Inter-region Under-19 One-day Cricket Tournament when they beat Dera Murad Jamali by 39 runs in Sialkot on Monday to record their fourth consecutive victory in Group ‘B’...

    After being restricted to a modest total of 195 at the Jinnah Stadium with Shadab Khan making a run-a-ball 69 (seven boundaries), Rawalpindi bowled their opponents for 156 in 46...

  • PPP enters Rawalpindi LG election in disguise

    RAWALPINDI: In the race for LG elections in the city, the local PPP will be the oddest participant as its own leaders will be contesting not under the party flag but as independents...

    Former Rawalpindi PPP spokesman, Nasir Mir, is among the PPP members who have been “allowed by the party” to fight the November 30 election as an independent...

  • Rawalpindi observes ‘anti-dengue’ day

    RAWALPINDI: An ‘anti-dengue’ day was observed in the garrison city on directives from the Punjab government...

    In addition, adviser to the Punjab chief minister on health Khawaja Salman Raffique participated in a seminar arranged by the Rawalpindi Medical College (RMC) in the new teaching block at the Holy Family Hospital (HFH)...

  • Police officer arrested in Rawalpindi couple kidnapping case

    Punjab police on Tuesday arrested an assistant sub-inspector for his involvement in the kidnapping of a couple abducted from outside their house in Rawalpindi in the month of June, police said...

    The abductee, Khalid Latif, who was picked up from Rawalpindi's Charring Cross road along with his wife, told DawnNews that as they walking out of their house that day, a car had pulled up and the former ASI and two uniformed constables had...

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