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  • IMC to discontinue Corolla XLi, GLi

    KARACHI: Local production of Toyota Corolla XLi and GLi is likely to be discontinued by 2019 with a new 1,300cc vehicle replacing the two popular models, sources said on Saturday...

    Multiple vendors for IMC, who asked not to be named, said that as per its global policy Toyota Japan will maintain above-1,300cc models of Corolla to compete with Honda Civic in Pakistan...

  • Siraj warns against drifting away from Iqbal’s philosophy

    LAHORE: Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) Emir Sirajul Haq has criticised the government for cancelling the Iqbal Day holiday and “drifting away from Iqbal’s ideology”...

    Talking to the media after laying a floral wreath at Iqbal’s mausoleum here on Monday, he said the government was shy of showing its allegiance to Allama Iqbal, but warned that by drifting away from the poet’s philosophy, the country could neither achieve development nor maintain...

  • Drifting down memory lane

    On his way to Delhi, 11 years after he had migrated to the newly created state of Pakistan on Oct 27, 1947, Wahidi makes a brief stopover in Lahore and meets old friends...

    The railway journey from Lahore to Delhi is not half as comfortable as the one from Karachi to the capital of Punjab, but in his excitement and expectations he ignores the rigours of train travel...

  • Indonesian teenager rescued after drifting for 49 days at sea

    JAKARTA: An Indonesian teenager who survived 49 days adrift at sea after the wooden fish trap he was employed to mind slipped its moorings says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing...

    Aldi Novel Adilang said on Monday that he turned on a lamp every time he sighted another ship and can’t remember how many passed by “unaware of my ordeal
  • 60 Rohingya died aboard vessel drifting for weeks, say survivors

    TEKNAF (Bangladesh): Sixty Rohingya people died on a boat crammed with hundreds of persons stranded in the Bay of Bengal for more than two months, two survivors said on Thursday...

    Both said the captain of the fishing trawler, carrying over 500 men, women and children, was also killed in a fight with those on board
  • Portfolio: Lahore Lahore hai

    Depicting Lahore in images is an old practice and its early patterns could be found in the miniature paintings of the Mughal era...

    Lahore, being the cultural hub, played a vital role in the arts, literature and culture in the mid-20th century; especially, visual art was inspired by the rich panoramic beauty of the walled city and life around its 13 gates, so an exclusive genre of cityscape came into existence, as early as the...

  • Pakistan Bar Council condemns lawyers-police clash in Lahore

    ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) — the top regulatory body of lawyers — expressed its regret at the Lahore incident where lawyers and the police clashed with each other after an arrest warrant was issued against the president of the Lahore High Court Bar Association’s (LHCBA) Multan chapter...

    On Monday, the police fired tear gas and used water cannons on protesting lawyers gathered at the Lahore High Court, where contempt of...

  • Pakistan thrash World XI by 20 runs in Independence Cup opener in Lahore

    Pakistan thrashed a star-studded World XI team by 20 runs in the premier match of the Independence Cup series at Lahore's Gaddafi stadium on Tuesday...

    The three-match Twenty20 international series set entirely in Lahore signals another step towards the revival of international cricket in the country, which has seen little action on home turf since the 2009 terror attack targeting the Sri Lankan cricket team...

  • Lahore gears up to host T20 between Sri Lanka and Pakistan

    Pakistan set to showcase its security capabilities to the cricketing world for the third time in eight months on Sunday as it hosts Sri Lanka in a Twenty20 international at Lahore's heavily guarded Gaddafi Stadium...

    Security plans for the third Twenty20 match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka have been finalised, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations Lahore Haider Ashraf told DawnNews on Saturday...

  • ‘SL team’s visit to Lahore a great achievement for Pakistan cricket’

    ISLAMABAD: Batting legend Javed Miandad believes Sri Lankan team visiting Lahore for the last Twenty20 is a great achievement for Pakistan cricket...

    Talking to APP, Miandad said Sri Lankan team’s visit to Lahore for the said match gives a clear message to the whole world that Pakistan has come out victorious from the menace of terrorism as international cricket has revived in the country...

  • Final T20 in Lahore: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 36 runs to claim series

    Pakistan marked the return of Sri Lanka with a 3-0 Twenty20 series whitewash on Sunday, as officials hoped the match will help re-establish the country's reputation for hosting international cricket...

    The third and final Twenty20 match, which Pakistan comfortably won by 36 runs at Gaddafi stadium in Lahore, was Sri Lanka's first since their team bus was attacked near the same venue in March 2009...

  • Sri Lanka to end Pakistan series with final T20 in Lahore

    LAHORE: Subject to security clearance, Sri Lanka will conclude their series against Pakistan with the last of three Twenty20 Internationals at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on Oct 29, according to the itinerary released here on Saturday...

    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced a schedule of nine matches during the Sept 28-Oct 29 series with nine of the fixtures to be staged in the United Arab Emirates...

  • THE DAWN OF PAKISTAN 1906-1948 : LAHORE 1997: AN ENGAGEMENT WITH THE PIONEERS

    This photograph taken by the prominent photographer of the Pakistan Movement, Faustin Elmer Chaudhry, shows Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah in animated conversation with a group of students on the lawns of the University of Punjab, Lahore, on January 7, 1946 (top row)...

    The elections are vital for the Muslim League because failure to win the Muslim seats will mean that further discussion on the demand for Pakistan will be dismissed...

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