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  • Rana Sana back in the saddle

    LAHORE: PML-N firebrand Rana Sanaullah on Friday got back the provincial law ministry which he lost in June last year in the wake of the Model Town incident in which 14 supporters of Dr Tahirul Qadri were killed...

    Governor Rafique Rajwana administered oath to him in the presence of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif at the Governor House, where the media was not invited
  • Profile: A sardar back in the saddle

    With Sanaullah Zehri set to become chief minister of Balochistan, the province is reverting to type: its brief flirtation with a non-sardar — Dr Abdul Malik — in the top government slot is almost over...

    In the words of a senior journalist in Quetta, Mr Zehri is a “first class sardar”
  • Qadri plans ‘low-key’ politics as long as Imran is in the saddle

    LAHORE: With the arch rivals (read Sharif brothers) of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul Qadri out of power, and his political cousin (Imran Khan) heading the government, the PAT plans to put its five-year-long politics of agitation on hold, at least as long as the PTI rules...

    According to the party sources, this change of heart on the part of Mr Qadri has duly been conveyed to the PAT cadres and a “general council” meeting...
  • Debutant Luis Enrique riding high

    BERLIN: The enduring image of Luis Enrique for many football fans is the Spain player with blood gushing from his nose after a vicious elbow from Italy defender Mauro Tassotti in the 1994 World Cup quarter-finals in Boston...

    That could now be replaced by a picture of the beaming Barcelona coach proudly showing off the treble of trophies the Catalan club are on course to win in his hugely impressive first season in charge at the Nou Camp
  • Woman riding pillion shoots motorcyclist dead

    ISLAMABAD: A man was shot and killed by a woman riding behind him on a moving motorcycle, on Thursday...

    After crossing the Jinnah Avenue junction, the woman – who was riding pillion at the time – pulled out a weapon and shot the victim in the back of the neck at point blank range...

  • Ban on pillion riding in Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar district administration on Sunday imposed section 144 banning pillion riding for a month keeping in view the fragile law and order situation and to ensure peaceful holding of the forthcoming local government elections...

    He said that pillion riding, firing in the air, display of weapons and the use of loudspeakers in public gatherings and political rallies was also banned until June 23...

  • Sindh govt imposes two-day ban on pillion riding in Karachi

    KARACHI: The Sindh government, after seeking approval from Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah, imposed a two-day ban on pillion-riding in Karachi division on Friday...

    The official at the Sindh home department said that the provincial administration banned pillion-riding under Section 144 (power to issue order absolute at once in urgent cases of nuisance or apprehended danger) of the criminal procedure code and the ban would be effective...

  • Riding the wave

    TWO years ago this summer, on the two holidays following Eidul Fitr, Karachiites, as is usual for summer holidays and weekends, flocked to the several open-access beaches located not too far from them...

    In this city of upwards of 18 million people, outdoor entertainment opportunities are few; the beaches are often visited by hundreds of thousands of people at a time
  • Ban on pillion-riding in Karachi from tonight

    KARACHI: The Sindh government on Tuesday announced a ban on pillion-riding across the province from Wednesday night to Thursday in line with the Chehlum security arrangement...

    An official said that the provincial home department on the advice of police authorities banned pillion-riding in the city...

  • Motorcycle riding banned in Bajaur again

    KHAR: The political administration has imposed fresh ban on motorcycle riding in Bajaur Agency for an unspecified period owing to security concerns...

    Sources said that the decision was taken at a high level meeting after senior officials took notice of illegal motorcycle riding in almost all areas of the agency...

  • Pillion-riding banned for two days

    KARACHI: The Sindh government on Saturday imposed a two-day ban on pillion riding in Karachi and Hyderabad in line with the security arrangements being made for Youm-e-Ali, said an official...

    It said that the pillion-riding ban would come into force from Saturday midnight...

  • Riding a political bus through Egypt

    ISLAMABAD: The German embassy, in conjunction with the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) held a screening on Thursday of the documentary film ‘Freedom Bus’...

    The Arabic-language film is about Anwar El Sharkawy, a German-Egyptian man who returned to Egypt in 2011 after former President Hosni Mubarak was ousted, and began a campaign to educate Egyptians about democracy and politics
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