Commissioner visits Ring Road project to review construction work

RAWALPINDI, Feb 26 (APP): Commissioner Rawalpindi Division, Engr. Aamir Khattak here on Monday visited the Ring Road project and inspected the construction work. The Commissioner also visited the Ring Road project camp office at Khasala Khurd where he was briefed about the project. The Commissioner was informed that the length of the Rawalpindi Ring Road… Continue reading Commissioner visits Ring Road project to review construction work

PHC seeks details of cases against Senator Shibli Faraz in three days

PESHAWAR, Feb 26 (APP):A two-member bench of Peshawar High Court (PHC) comprising Justice S M Attiq Shah and Justice Waqar Ahmed on Monday sought details of cases from NAB, government and anti-corruption department against PTI leader Senator Shibli Faraz. The court ordered the Deputy Attorney General that a detailed report of cases must be submitted… Continue reading PHC seeks details of cases against Senator Shibli Faraz in three days

Notorious criminal allegedly killed by his own accomplices

BUREWALA, Feb 26 (APP): A notorious outlaw who killed a trader a few days back was allegedly shot dead by his accomplices during an exchange of firing between police and the criminals, in the limits of Model Police Station Burewala. According to police sources, On February 15, the alleged outlaw named Shehzad alias Kaba Butt… Continue reading Notorious criminal allegedly killed by his own accomplices

Mohsin Naqvi inaugurates new road

LAHORE, Feb 26 (APP):Punjab Caretaker Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi with the provincial cabinet visited Mazar Bibi Pak Daman late Sunday night and inaugurated the new 25-feet wide roadlinking Mazar Bibi Pak Daman with the Empress Road. The CM inspected the road which links Mazar Bibi Pak Daman directly with the Empress Road and appreciated its… Continue reading Mohsin Naqvi inaugurates new road

Tank’s Rescue 1122 service handles 16 emergencies last week

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Feb 26 (APP): Rescue 1122, Tank handled a total of 16 emergencies and provided prompt services to citizens over the last week. According to a weekly performance report issued by the service on Monday the total emergencies include 13 medical and three emergencies were recovery-related. The control room of the emergency service… Continue reading Tank’s Rescue 1122 service handles 16 emergencies last week

Liquor supplier arrested, 312 bottles recovered

RAWALPINDI, Feb 26 (APP) :District police have arrested a man accused of supplying supplies in the Wah Cantt area, here on Monday. According to a police spokesman the accused identified as Yusuf, was involved in liquor supply. The police team arrested the accused and recovered 312 bottles of liquor. The vehicle used by the accused… Continue reading Liquor supplier arrested, 312 bottles recovered

67 winning candidates out of 114 to become members KP Assembly for first time

PESHAWAR, Feb 26 (APP): Around 67 winning candidates in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa out of the total 114 notified by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to become Members Provincial Assembly (MPAs) fr the first time. According to data released by ECP KP, these 67 new MPAs belong to 13 districts of the province. While 47 winning… Continue reading 67 winning candidates out of 114 to become members KP Assembly for first time

US, China, UK remain top destinations for Pakistani exports during Jul-Jan

ISLAMABAD, Feb 26 (APP):The United States (US) remained the top export destination of Pakistani products during the first seven months of the current financial year 2023-24, followed by China and the United Kingdom (UK). Total exports to the US during July-January 2023-24 were recorded at US 3210.644 million against the exports of US $ 3569.533… Continue reading US, China, UK remain top destinations for Pakistani exports during Jul-Jan

Anti-polio drive kicks off amid zero tolerance to achieve success

MULTAN, Feb 26 (APP): Anti-polio campaign started across the division with Commissioner Maryam Khan’s order to adopt a zero-tolerance policy for the success of the drive. The commissioner said that the cooperation of parents is essential for a polio-free Pakistan. She appealed to the people to give their children the polio vaccine to prevent them… Continue reading Anti-polio drive kicks off amid zero tolerance to achieve success

Anti-Polio Drive starts in Bahawalnagar

Bahawalnagar, Feb 26 (APP): The second national polio campaign of 2024 kicked off in Bahawalnagar on Monday, with the aim of immunizing 592,575 children under the age of five against the crippling disease. According to the DC Office, Deputy Commissioner Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhoon inaugurated the campaign at the district hospital and urged the parents to… Continue reading Anti-Polio Drive starts in Bahawalnagar

Two drug peddlers held; 16kgs of narcotics recovered

PESHAWAR, Feb 26 (APP):The Excise Police on Monday arrested two drug peddlers and recovered 10 kg of heroin and six kg of hashish. According to the spokesman, the Excise Police Station Peshawar Region conducted an operation on Ring Road Motorway opposite DSP Pump Peshawar and foiled a bid to smuggle large quantities of drugs to… Continue reading Two drug peddlers held; 16kgs of narcotics recovered

Anti-Polio Campaign begins in AJK

MIRPUR-AJK, Feb 26 (APP):A five-day polio-eradication campaign kicked off in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Monday, aiming to vaccinate over 7.10 lakh children under the age of five with polio drops and vitamin A supplements. According to the AJK State Health Services Department, the campaign would cover all 10 districts of the liberated territory,… Continue reading Anti-Polio Campaign begins in AJK

1 dead, over dozen wounded as passenger coach rolls over into ditch

ISLAMABAD, Feb 26 (APP): A passenger coach carrying intercity travellers crashed into a ditch near the Lower Dir district on Monday, killing at least one person on the spot while injuring more than a dozen. According to the Deputy commissioner the incident occurred when the driver of the passenger coach lost control and overturned the… Continue reading 1 dead, over dozen wounded as passenger coach rolls over into ditch

Two killed in road mishap

SARGODHA, Feb 26 (APP): Two people were killed in a motorcycle and coaster collision here under the jurisdiction of Mianwali police station on Monday. Police spokesperson said that Muhammad Mushtaq (34) and Hanif (28) r/o Harnai were travelling to Mianwali on motorcycle when all of a sudden a speeding coaster hit and ran over them… Continue reading Two killed in road mishap

Karachi gears up to host PSL matches from Feb 28

KARACHI, Feb 26 (APP):The National Bank Stadium (NBS) is getting everything ready to host 11 matches of the ongoing HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) 9 from February 28. The home ground stadium will host 11 matches including the finale scheduled to be held on March 18. The 15th match of the HBL PSL 9 will… Continue reading Karachi gears up to host PSL matches from Feb 28

Currency rates of NBP

KARACHI, Feb 26 (APP): Following are the selling/buying rates of major currencies issued by the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), here on Monday. CURRENCY SELLING BUYING USD 282.60 276.51 GBP 357.81 349.99 EUR 305.77 399.65 JPY 1.8781 1.8376 SAR 75.35 73.72 AED 76.94 75.28

Lahore Qalandars on brink of elimination in HBL PSL-9

LAHORE, Feb 25 (APP): Saim, Babar and Powell built a mountain of runs which the Lahore Qalandars batsmen could never climb and faltered by eight runs to surmount a mammoth target of 212, which gave the Peshawar Zalmi their second win and pushed Qalandars to the brink of elimination in the HBL PSL-9 at the… Continue reading Lahore Qalandars on brink of elimination in HBL PSL-9

Speaker PA administers oath to newly elected members

LAHORE, Feb 23 (APP): Punjab Assembly Speaker Muhammad Sibtain Khan administered oath to the newly-elected members of the Punjab Assembly (PA) during the 42nd session at the assembly chambers here on Friday. The speaker chaired the session and felicitated the 315 members provincial assembly (MPAs) on taking oath of their. He expressed the hope that… Continue reading Speaker PA administers oath to newly elected members

Senior adviser to Federal Ombudsman visits Passport office

KARACHI, Feb 23 (APP) :Senior Advisor and In charge Federal Ombudsman Regional Office Karachi, Syed Anwaar Hyder on Friday, directed the Immigration and Passport department to enhance staff strength and increase bank counters to further facilitate the citizens in acquiring a passport. During his visit to the main Immigration and Passport office in Saddar Karachi… Continue reading Senior adviser to Federal Ombudsman visits Passport office

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