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  • Setback for Tablighi Jamaat’s plan to build ‘mega mosque’ in London

    TABLIGHI Jamaat’s (TJ) plan to build Europe’s biggest mosque in East London suffered another blow when a high court judge last week threw out their petition seeking suspension of an injunction for the demolition of a smaller mosque located on the site...

    Only a restraining order from the European Court of Human Rights, where trustees had filed an application in the second week of this month, can save Masjid Ilyas and stop council...

  • Three sentenced to death for killing Tablighi Jamaat man in Karachi

    The court found Syed Furqan, alias Babaji; Faisal Mehmood; Syed Buturab Ali; Azhar Hussain and Riffat Hussain Jafari, said to be affiliated with a banned sectarian militant outfit, guilty of killing Mohammad Faisal Umer and wounding his friend Mohammad Saad — both members of the Tablighi Jamaat — in February 2014 near the Gharibabad underpass...

  • Traders want district courts shifted from F-8 Markaz

    ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Thursday appealed to Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan to play his role in the shifting of the district courts and district administration offices from F-8 Markaz...

    ICCI president Muzzamil Hussain Sabri told a meeting attended by the committee members that the F-8 Markaz was not a suitable place for the district courts in terms of safety and security...

  • ICCI wants district courts shifted from F-8 Markaz

    ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Thursday called on the government to move district courts and administration offices from F-8 Markaz...

    He said that two terror attacks have already taken place at F-8 Markaz, making it clear that this was not a secure location for the district courts...

  • Awami Markaz among highrises without CDA completion certificate

    ISLAMABAD: The Awami Markaz building, which was gutted on Sunday, did not have a completion certificate from the Capital Development Authority (CDA) certifying that it complied with the civic agency’s fire and safety codes, among other components...

    “I agree there are very few buildings in Islamabad that possess completion certificates, the rest are operating without them, including the Awami Markaz,” Chief Metropolitan Officer Asad...

  • Car dealers occupy roads, footpaths in G-8 Markaz

    ISLAMABAD: The city managers have ignored encroachments made by car dealers on footpaths, pavements and even roads in G-8 Markaz, creating problems for the citizens...

    A few days ago, the CDA directorate of enforcement was devolved to the Islamabad Metropolitan Corporation (IMC), giving a new hope to the residents who for over a decade have been waiting to see the Markaz free of encroachments...

  • Two dead, one injured in Awami Markaz fire

    ISLAMABAD: Two people died and one was critically injured in the fire that started in the Awami Markaz on Sunday morning...

    The Awami Markaz is a five storey building, which includes a basement and four storeys, and is located in the Red Zone, at the back of the PTV building...

  • Lahore via Raiwind

    THE PTI’s planned siege of Raiwind marks the return of conflict to the area where the battle raged at its most intense in May 2013...

    It was Lahore which the PML-N was so jealous about...

  • Phase-I of Raiwind congregation ends

    LAHORE: First phase of the three-day Raiwind congregation concluded on Sunday with special prayers for the prosperity and solidarity of the country and the Muslims...

    As the participants started leaving Raiwind it caused huge traffic mess...

  • Raiwind congregation starts

    LAHORE: The annual Raiwind congregation began here on Thursday amid prayers for the supremacy of Islam and solidarity and progress of Pakistan...

    Hundreds of thousands of followers from home and abroad have already reached the venue in the town of Raiwind and more are pouring in...

  • PTI will protest at Raiwind, not indulge in vandalism: Jahangir Tareen

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's (PTI) Jahangir Tareen on Sunday said the party will not be going to Raiwind for vandalism or riots, rather the purpose is to protest in front of the premier’s residence...

    The PTI leader assured that the party’s protest at Raiwind will be peaceful, and gave the example of their recent Lahore rally...

  • Imran announces long march towards Raiwind

    LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that his party will organise a ‘long march’ to the Sharif family’s Raiwind residence to protest against its undeclared assets and offshore companies and called upon the party workers, as well as those belonging to PML-N and PPP, to join the march...

    “This time Raiwind, Lahore, instead of the D-Chowk, Islamabad,” Mr Khan said...

  • PML-N forms ‘Mujahid Force’ to block Imran’s Raiwind march

    PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has begun mobilising its workers to counter the PTI’s Sept 24 plan to march on Raiwind, the mansion of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, by blocking the rallies of Imran Khan’s party in the province...

    Flanked by party’s Peshawar city district president Malik Adeel Awan, Mr Ikhtiar Wali Khan said the party had formed the ‘Mujahid Force’ to block the PTI’s Sept 24 processions across the province if...

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