• Mysterious Black Ring Seen Over Lahore In Viral Video. It Could Be... 23 Jan 2020 07:00 An O-shaped black cloud was seen in the sky above Lahore recently. A mysterious black ring of smoke was seen in the sky above Lahore in Pakistan recently. The O-shaped cloud floating over Lahore left a slew of conspiracy theories in its wake as residents …
  • Lahore High Court seeks answers for flour crisis 23 Jan 2020 06:16 LAHORE: Lahore High Court Chief Justice Mamoon Rashid Sheikh on Wednesday issued notices to the federal and Punjab governments on a petition questioning their failure to control wheat and flour crisis in the country. Representing the petitioner, Advocate …
  • Rejoinder to ‘GIDC abolition to increase price disparity in fertilizer sector’ 23 Jan 2020 05:09 This refers to the article published in Pakistan Today dated 21st January 2020 titled “GIDC abolition to increase price disparity in fertilizer sector” by Mr. Hassan Naqvi.  It is interesting to note that FFC is being maligned as the force behind abolition …
  • Bangladesh cricket team arrives in Lahore 23 Jan 2020 04:33 LAHORE: Led by all-rounder Mahmudullah, the Bangladesh cricket team arrived in Lahore in a chartered flight late on Wednesday to play a three-match T20 series at the Gaddafi Stadium, in the first phase of their tour. The matches will be played on Friday, …
  • Not thinking about T20I World Cup: Shoaib Malik 23 Jan 2020 04:00 Lahore: Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik, who returned in the T20I squad against Bangladesh, said he is not thinking about the ICC T20I World Cup 2020 and is only focused on the upcoming home series. “I am not thinking about the World Cup; my selection is …
  • A petition seeking a ban on the last episode of ‘Mere Paas Tum Ho’ filed in Lahore’s court 23 Jan 2020 03:42 A petition has been filed in the Lahore’s civil court seeking a ban on the last episode of Pakistan’s one of the most popular dramas ‘Mere Paas Tum Ho’. According to the details, the petition was filed by a woman identified as Maham. She filed the petition …
  • Buses Managed by Lahore Transport Company Suspends 23 Jan 2020 03:42 The Lahore Transport Company has been suspended for more than a month now. Nearly 19 routes of the public transit service have been closed. The transport firm commenced its operations in 2009 and had more than four hundred air-conditioned public buses …
  • Merey Paas Tum Ho Finale Tickets Almost Sold Out 23 Jan 2020 03:42 The Merey Paas Tum Ho finale tickets have almost sold out. The cinemas across Pakistan are for sure experiencing a moment as the seats for the finale are all sold out. The final episode of the the show, which would be a 2-hour special would on air in the …
  • Chef to the stars, Saima Khan serves up homecoming feast in Pakistan 23 Jan 2020 03:14 LAHORE: Chef Saima Khan has cooked for billionaires, Hollywood’s A-list, royalty and US presidents. But, until earlier this week, she had never served up a feast or run a restaurant in Pakistan, where her parents were born. The charity fundraising dinner …
  • Court moved to halt release of drama's last episode 23 Jan 2020 02:53 Court moved to halt release of drama’s last episode LAHORE:A civil judge, Naila Ayoub, on Wednesday issued notices to Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) and producer director of famous dram serial ‘Meray Pass Tum Ho’ on an application …
  • Jamaat Islami protest tomorrow 23 Jan 2020 02:53 Jamaat Islami protest tomorrow Jamaat Islami Central Punjab is prepared to hold demonstrations on Friday on the appeal of JI ameer Senator Sirajul Haq against skyrocketing price hike, inflation and bad governance of PTI government. Addressing a press …
  • MYC team returns from Iran 23 Jan 2020 02:53 MYC team returns from Iran LAHORE: A nine-member delegation of Milli Yakjehti Council (MYC) led by secretary general Liaqat Baloch completed its weeklong visit to Iran Wednesday for promotion harmony and brotherhood among brother Muslim countries. During …
  • PMA concerned over outbreak of corona virus in China 23 Jan 2020 02:53 PMA concerned over outbreak of corona virus in China LAHORE:The Pakistan Medical Association (Centre) is very much concerned over the outbreak of corona virus in China particularly in Wuhan (Hubei, province. Due to the fatal virus death toll in China rose …
  • Traffic plan devised for cricket matches 23 Jan 2020 02:52 Traffic plan devised for cricket matches LAHORE:The traffic police have made a comprehensive traffic plan for smooth traffic flow during the series of cricket matches between Pakistan and Bangladesh. According to the plan, the SP City and Sadr divisions, …
  • Govt supporters creating rift, says Ch Shujaat Hussain 23 Jan 2020 02:52 Govt supporters creating rift, says Ch Shujaat Hussain LAHORE:Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Q) president and former prime minister Ch Shujaat Hussain has said: “Our party has alliance with the government and we should not be put merely in the category of …
  • Kashmir Day arrangements reviewed 23 Jan 2020 02:52 Kashmir Day arrangements reviewed LAHORE:Minister for Law, Parliamentary Affairs and Social Welfare Raja Basharat has said in unity with the federal government on February 5, public rallies, seminars and other events would be held to express solidarity …
  • 'Govt to upgrade college education' 23 Jan 2020 02:52 ‘Govt to upgrade college education’ LAHORE:Education is our top priority and the government is committed to improving the quality of college education at par with global standards. For this, we have introduced qualitative reforms in this sector. This was …
  • Minister orders increased perks for Wasa sewer men 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Minister orders increased perks for Wasa sewer men LAHORE:Minister for Finance Makhdoom Hashim Jawan Bakht has directed for increasing perks for Wasa plumbers and sewer men, providing health cards and including them in financial assistance programmes, …
  • Prisoners to undergo blood screening 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Prisoners to undergo blood screening LAHORE:In the light of directions of Lahore High Court and Punjab government, a meeting presided over by Punjab Chief Secretary Azam Suleman Khan on Wednesday decided to carry out blood screening of prisoners in all …
  • Fake ketchup production unit sealed 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Fake ketchup production unit sealed LAHORE:The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) has rooted out a ketchup production unit and stopped production of two food production units on account of adulteration and substandard operations while carrying out an operation …
  • Body to probe 'corruption' in PR recruitment process 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Body to probe ‘corruption’ in PR recruitment process LAHORE:A committee comprising chief engineer Mechanical Locomotive, chief personnel officer and others has been constituted to investigate new recruitment in Pakistan Railways in district Rajanpur. …
  • Nadra counter at LDA collapses on the first day 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Nadra counter at LDA collapses on the first day LAHORE:A special counter of National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) established at One Window Cell of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) failed to work properly on its first day of operations …
  • China investing in Pakistan's future, says envoy 23 Jan 2020 02:51 China investing in Pakistan’s future, says envoy LAHORE:Chinese Consulate Deputy Consul General Peng Zhengwu has said Pakistan has played its role in promoting regional peace and stability by greeting and felicitating Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his …
  • Man hammers wife to death 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Man hammers wife to death LAHORE:A man killed his with a hammer on suspicion of practicing black magic in the limits Chung police area on Wednesday. The victim has been identified as Maryam, 55, wife of Noor Muhammad, 65. The accused found his wife …
  • Govt sends flour bags to PML-N MPA's house 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Govt sends flour bags to PML-N MPA’s house LAHORE:After Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lawmaker Uzma Bukhari’s fierce criticism of the ongoing wheat crisis, the Punjab government sent a truckload of flour bags to her residence in Model Town on …
  • Children's literature festival ends: Call to use power of pen to change world 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Children’s literature festival ends: Call to use power of pen to change world LAHORE: Children’s Literature Festival (CLF) wrapped up at Children Library Complex here on Wednesday with children’s participation and agency being the most vibrant aspects of …
  • Shortage has exposed PTI: Qamar Zaman Kaira 23 Jan 2020 02:51 Shortage has exposed PTI: Qamar Zaman Kaira LAHORE:Pakistan Peoples Party Central Punjab President Qamar Zaman Kaira has said the prevailing flour crisis has exposed the bad governance of the Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf government. Talking to the media after …
  • FIA team to probe flour crisis 23 Jan 2020 02:51 FIA team to probe flour crisis LAHORE :The federal government has constituted a special team of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to investigate into the prevailing wheat crisis across the country. The FIA deputy director will head the team to …
  • Crumbling support 23 Jan 2020 02:50 Crumbling support PM Imran Khan was accused of incompetence by his critics during the first year of his tenure. His supporters however defended him, maintaining that the critics of the PTI government were disingenuous and motivated by partisan politics. …
  • For the many 23 Jan 2020 02:50 For the many For a country like Pakistan with an agriculture-based economy, it is time to address the decline of agriculture produce. One of the major factors behind this terminal problem is the ongoing decrease in agricultural land. Agricultural land has …
  • Bismah thrilled at leading Paksitan 23 Jan 2020 02:47 Bismah thrilled at leading Paksitan LAHORE: The upcoming ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia will see Bismah Maroof lead Pakistan for the first time in a global event and the 28-year-old is excited to shoulder the responsibility, says a press release. …
  • Gibson to coach BD pace bowlers 23 Jan 2020 02:47 Gibson to coach BD pace bowlers DHAKA: Bangladesh have appointed Ottis Gibson as their new pace bowling coach, replacing South African Charl Langeveldt who resigned in December. The 50-year old former West Indies fast bowler signed a two-year agreement, …
  • Fahad (157*) helps Prince down Shining Club 23 Jan 2020 02:46 Fahad (157*) helps Prince down Shining Club LAHORE: An all-round display by Fahadul Haq (157 not out and 3/27) by skipper Fahadul Haq helped Prince Club beat Shining Club byb67 runs in a second round match of Abdul Hameed Memorial Cricket Tournament at …
  • All-Pakistan Rope Skipping from 31st 23 Jan 2020 02:46 All-Pakistan Rope Skipping from 31st LAHORE: All-Pakistan Rope Skipping Championship will start from January 31, under the auspices of Pakistan Rope Skipping Federation at Karachi. This was stated by the President, Pakistan Rope Skipping Federation, …
  • Wapda Amateur Golf tees off today 23 Jan 2020 02:46 Wapda Amateur Golf tees off today LAHORE: The second Wapda Amateur Golf Championship will tee off on Thursday at the historic Lahore Gymkhana Golf Course. This was stated by Shaukat Javed, Convener Golf, Lahore Gymkhana, during a press conference on …
  • Makeshift hospital established for BD T20s 23 Jan 2020 02:45 Makeshift hospital established for BD T20s LAHORE: A 20-bed makeshift hospital has been established at National Hockey Stadium for the tour of Bangladesh cricket team. Punjab Minister for Sports, Youth Affairs and Tourism Rai Taimoor Khan Bhatti, on …
  • My focus is on the series in hand: Malik 23 Jan 2020 02:45 My focus is on the series in hand: Malik LAHORE: Senior Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik on Wednesday said his focus is on the series in hand and is not thinking about the T20 World Cup. Talking to media here at the Gaddafi Stadium, he said his previous …
  • FG Team, Diamond Paints triumphant in Battle Axe Polo 23 Jan 2020 02:45 FG Team, Diamond Paints triumphant in Battle Axe Polo LAHORE: FG Polo Team and Diamond Paints registered thrilling victories in the Battle Axe Polo Cup 2020 matches played here at Cavalry Polo ground on Wednesday. In the first match of the day, FG Polo …
  • National Jr Badminton: Hashir, Kashif in U-14 singles final 23 Jan 2020 02:45 National Jr Badminton: Hashir, Kashif in U-14 singles final LAHORE: On the second day of the National Junior Badminton Championships quarterfinal and semifinals finals were decided. In the boys U-14 singles M. Hashir Shah (KP) and Kashif Malik of Punjab …
  • Aisam opens Australian Open campaign today 23 Jan 2020 02:45 Aisam opens Australian Open campaign today By Our correspondent LAHORE: Pakistan’s frontline tennis player Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi will play first-round in Australian Open 2020 on January 23 in Melbourne. He will be accompanied by his partner Dominic Inglot …
  • Afghans into quarters; SL crash out of Under-19 World Cup: Pakistan down Zimbabwe 23 Jan 2020 02:45 Afghans into quarters; SL crash out of Under-19 World Cup: Pakistan down Zimbabwe LAHORE: Pakistan Under-19s beat Zimbabwe U-19s by 38 runs at the Witrand Oval, Potchefstroom on Wednesday and ensured their qualification to Super League quarter-finals. …
  • T20I series in Lahore Training camp of juniors halted 23 Jan 2020 02:44 T20I series in Lahore Training camp of juniors halted KARACHI: The training camp for the probables of Pakistan junior hockey team at the National Hockey Stadium in Lahore was on Wednesday suspended, five days before the schedule owing to the security …
  • Pakistan sweep aside Zimbabwe at U-19 World Cup 23 Jan 2020 02:44 Pakistan sweep aside Zimbabwe at U-19 World Cup LAHORE: Pakistan on Wednesday secured their qualification to Super League quarter-finals when they defeated Zimbabwe by 38 runs at the ICC Under-19 World Cup in Potchefstroom, South Africa. Batting first, …
  • Babar Azam 'excited' to lead Pakistan on home turf 23 Jan 2020 02:44 Babar Azam ‘excited’ to lead Pakistan on home turf KARACHI: World No1 batsman Babar Azam is set to lead Pakistan in the three-match T20I series against Bangladesh which starts Friday (tomorrow) at the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore, a venue where he served as a …
  • Notices issued on plea against flour crisis 23 Jan 2020 02:35 Notices issued on plea against flour crisis LAH1ORE: Lahore High Court Chief Justice Mamoon Rashid Sheikh on Wednesday issued notices to the federal and Punjab governments on a petition questioning their failure to control the wheat and flour crisis in the …
  • Defence ministry conditionally agrees to release Colonel Inam 23 Jan 2020 02:34 Defence ministry conditionally agrees to release Colonel Inam ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Defence on Wednesday conditionally agreed to release Advocate Colonel (retd) Inamur Rahim, who was picked from his home in Rawalpindi last month by a security agency. …
  • Atta Chakkis go on indefinite strike 23 Jan 2020 02:34 Atta Chakkis go on indefinite strike LAHORE: To lodge protest against what Atta Chakki owners called district administration's continued crackdown, an indefinite strike has been announced. According to the Atta Chakki Owners Association, raids are …
  • Recipe for failure: Wasting revenues on creating dependence 23 Jan 2020 02:25 Recipe for failure: Wasting revenues on creating dependence LAHORE: We frequently criticise the government for not delivering, but ignore the fact that our corporate sector has also failed to do something for public good. Both are interested in increasing …
  • Sindh demands immediate ban on wheat, sugar export 23 Jan 2020 02:25 Sindh demands immediate ban on wheat, sugar export KARACHI: Sindh has demanded of the federal government to block wheat and sugar exports in view of the prevailing shortages that have led to a spike in the prices of these commodities and their products, a …
  • PA session today: CM likely to meet 'MPAs group' 23 Jan 2020 02:23 PA session today: CM likely to meet ‘MPAs group’ LAHORE: Punjab Assembly session will commence from today (Thursday). The session is expected to continue for a week during which legislation over different matters is also likely to take place. Debate is …
  • Pervez Khattak visits family of slain girl child 23 Jan 2020 02:22 Pervez Khattak visits family of slain girl child NOWSHERA: Federal Minister for Defence Pervez Khattak on Wednesday assured all-out support by the federal government to the family in Ziarat Kaka Sahib area of the Nowshera district whose girl child was …
  • Students asked to play role in eradication of corruption 23 Jan 2020 02:22 Students asked to play role in eradication of corruption LAHORE: Students have been appealed to play an active role in eradicating corruption from society by reporting the misconducts and fraudulent activities through the mobile application of the Anti- …
  • Three mills fined for selling flour at Rs76 per kg 23 Jan 2020 02:22 Three mills fined for selling flour at Rs76 per kg LAHORE: In a crackdown on profiteers, the city administration on Wednesday fined at least three flour mills for selling the commodity at Rs76 per kg against the official rate of Rs45. The Punjab government …
  • FIA special team formed to investigate wheat crisis 23 Jan 2020 02:22 FIA special team formed to investigate wheat crisis LAHORE: The federal government has constituted a special team of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to investigate into the prevailing wheat crisis across the country. The FIA deputy director will …
  • No flour crisis in Punjab, claims minister 23 Jan 2020 02:22 No flour crisis in Punjab, claims minister LAHORE: Punjab Auqaf Minister Syed Saeedul Hassan Shah has said the Food Department is conducting inspection of flour mills across the province following the direction of Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar. He …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: No passenger arriving from China to Pakistan will escape screening 23 Jan 2020 02:22 Coronavirus outbreak: No passenger arriving from China to Pakistan will escape screening ISLAMABAD: Urging the public not to panic in the wake of the most recent Pneumonia outbreak caused by Novel Coronavirus in China’s Wuhan City, the Prime Minister’s …
  • Review petition filed in Pervez Musharraf's case 23 Jan 2020 02:22 Review petition filed in Pervez Musharraf’s case LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has been asked to review its decision of striking down complaint, trial and special court that tried and awarded death penalty to former military ruler retired Gen Pervez …
  • Unidentified persons rob 15kg wheat from differently-abled man in Faisalabad 22 Jan 2020 22:50 FAISALABAD: Two unidentified persons beat up a differently-abled person and robbed him of a 15kg bag of wheat on Wednesday.  Imran Haider filed a complaint at the Ghulam Muhammad Abad Police Station stating that he was on his way home on the University of …
  • I used to be a libertarian. Then the US healthcare system taught me how wrong I was 22 Jan 2020 22:47 The task seemed easy enough. “I want a CT scan of your neck,” the specialist told me. After months of tonsillitis, sore throats, and unnerving fatigue, I’d grown edgy about the hard lump on my neck — enough to make an appointment with him in December, …
  • Sport24.co.za | Bangladesh cricketers arrive in Pakistan amidst tight security 22 Jan 2020 21:20 Lahore  - Bangladesh's cricket team arrived in Pakistan late Wednesday for a three-match Twenty20 series on a tour only finalised after wrangling over security concerns. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) had initially refused to play Tests in the …
  • Same country, different script 22 Jan 2020 20:57 “Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is now jobless and withering away. It’s so starved of funds that it is trying to retrench its operatives by finding livelihood opportunities for them in mainstream society. Terrorist organisations in Pakistan have never felt so …
  • GIDC abolition to increase price disparity in fertilizer sector 22 Jan 2020 20:20 This refers to the article published in Pakistan Today dated 21st January 2020 titled “GIDC abolition to increase price disparity in fertilizer sector” by Mr. Hassan Naqvi. It is interesting to note that FFC is being maligned as the force behind abolition …
  • Hafeez wants to help Babar Azam with captaincy 22 Jan 2020 20:08 The 39-year-old all-rounder is looking forward to the Bangladesh series Pakistan Cricket Board in Lahore 22 January, 2020 Pakistan recalled the experience pair of Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Hafeez for the three Bangladesh Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is), …
  • Malik backs PCB’s decision to not award him a central contract 22 Jan 2020 20:08 All-rounder appreciated the new Pakistan team management for giving opportunity to deserving youngsters Pakistan’s veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik has backed the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB’s) decision to not award a central contract to him and 39-year- …
  • City builder all set to go hi-tech 22 Jan 2020 20:07 PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: In order to achieve ease of doing business goals set by the World Bank, the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) has decided to automate business processes, including building plan approvals and no-objection certificates. The authority …
  • Wheat crisis: Firefighting continues as govt claims ‘conspiracy’ against PTI 22 Jan 2020 20:07 Food minist­er labels shorta­ge of flour as ‘propag­anda’ aimed at replac­ing PM, CM PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: Instead of accepting its negligence and mismanagement, the provincial government has termed the current wheat and flour crisis a conspiracy hatched …
  • PIC mayhem: two police officers found negligent 22 Jan 2020 20:07 PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: An inquiry committee formed to probe into the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) fiasco and fix responsibility has held two senior police officers responsible for negligence and inefficiency for failing to avert the incident. The …
  • Govt stops screening of ‘Zindagi Tamasha’ 22 Jan 2020 19:57 LAHORE / KARACHI: The federal government has issued directives to postpone the release of forthcoming film, ‘Zindagi Tamasha’. In a statement on Tuesday, PM’s aide of on information Firdous Ashiq Awan said the producers had been directed to postpone …
  • Sugar price hike strikes on the heels of flour crisis in Pakistan 22 Jan 2020 19:42 Reuters file photo of sugar LAHORE: With the nation already reeling under the wheat price hike, the rates of sugar have started to creep up in the country. The impact of the increase in the ex-mill rate of sugar could be felt across Punjab on Tuesday as …
  • Pakistan, Russia to revise North-South pipeline deal 22 Jan 2020 19:42 PHOTO: REUTERS ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Russia on Tuesday agreed to amend an inter-governmental agreement in a bid to execute a $2-billion gas pipeline project by avoiding US sanctions. Earlier, the two sides had signed a government-to-government deal in …
  • A poet of many worlds 22 Jan 2020 19:41 Written by Nonica Datta | Published: January 23, 2020 12:47:22 am Faiz would have been disturbed by the present battle over his nazm that he wrote against the Pakistani dictator Zia-ul-Haq in 1979. Faiz Ahmed Faiz visited Kurukshetra in 1978. One of the …
  • Pakistan swings into action after coronavirus strikes in China 22 Jan 2020 19:41 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has established an emergency operations room in response to China’s coronavirus, as a result, there will be strict surveillance of all flights, direct and indirect, coming from China. Every week, there are 41 direct or indirect flights …
  • Shoaib Malik says focussed on Bangladesh series, not T20 World Cup 22 Jan 2020 19:30 The most capped player in Twenty20 international cricket doesn’t want to think about this year’s T20 World Cup because he wants to focus on performing well for Pakistan in his comeback series against Bangladesh. The 37-year-old Shoaib Malik, who has played …
  • 15kg flour bag snatched from Faisalabad man 22 Jan 2020 19:16 15kg flour bag snatched from Faisalabad man FAISALABAD: A differently-abled man was robbed of a 15kg bag of flour on Wednesday, a few days after prices of wheat skyrocketed across the country.  Imran Haider filed a complaint at the Ghulam Muhammad Abad …
  • PFA sends truck of wheat to PML-N MPA's residence 22 Jan 2020 19:16 PFA sends truck of wheat to PML-N MPA's residence In a goodwill gesture, the Punjab Food Aurhotity (PFA) sent 15 flour bags to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Uzma Bukahri's house on Wednesday after she complained of the commodity's …
  • 77 autonomous bodies placed under 16 divisions 22 Jan 2020 19:00 ISLAMABAD: The federal government has placed 77 autonomous bodies into 16 different divisions on the recommendation of Adviser to Prime Minister on Austerity and Institutional Reforms Dr Isharat Hussain. Two attached bodies of the Ministry of Commerce the …
  • I'm not thinking about the World Cup - Shoaib Malik 22 Jan 2020 18:24 Pakistan allrounder Shoaib Malik insists he is not getting ahead of himself following his call-up for the series against Bangladesh, and will "not set any long-term goals". Most notably, that meant he wouldn't commit to saying whether he …
  • Remember us in your prayers: Mustafizur Rahman’s tweet ahead of Pakistan tour goes viral 22 Jan 2020 18:05 By: Sports Desk | Updated: January 22, 2020 11:33:44 pm Mustafizur Rahman decided to board the flight to Lahore. But his latest tweet has created a buzz on Twitter. Bangladesh Cricket Board agreed to send their team for a cricket series to Pakistan after …
  • Pakistan court annuls Musharaff's death sentence:... 22 Jan 2020 17:54  13 Jan 2020 - 14:38 File picture used for representation only. Lahore: A Pakistan court Monday annulled the death sentence handed to former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, ruling that the special court which had found him guilty of treason last year was …
  • NADRA gives LDA access of its database 22 Jan 2020 17:38 LAHORE: The National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) has given access to its database to Lahore Development Authority (LDA) whereas the authority’s counter has also been established on one window cell in LDA, Pakistan Today learnt on Wednesday. …
  • EyeAutomate wins AIM start-ups competition 22 Jan 2020 17:38 LAHORE: The Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) on Wednesday organised the National Champions Pitch Competition in collaboration with Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) under the UAE Ministry of Economy and NSpire-NETSOL where start-ups from all over …
  • PML-N’s Uzma Bukhari left fuming after Punjab food dept’s flour gimmick 22 Jan 2020 17:01 LAHORE: A day after PML-N leader Uzma Bukhari complained of a wheat flour crisis in the province, the Punjab food department on Wednesday dispatched a truck laden with wheat flour bags to her residence. According to Bukhari, she was informed in the morning …
  • The true story of the Indian Army in WW1 and why Laurence Fox is wrong 22 Jan 2020 16:48 Laurence Fox has been getting some history lessons on the involvement of the Indian Army in the First World War (Picture: Rex/Getty/UKPHA)Laurence Fox has today admitted not knowing that Sikh soldiers fought alongside British troops during the …
  • Highlighting Pakistan's advantages, PM Imran talks climate, growth at Davos 2020 22 Jan 2020 16:31 Highlighting Pakistan's advantages, PM Imran talks climate, growth at Davos 2020 DAVOS: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday addressed the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2020, listing  Pakistan's advantages and reiterating that 2020 would be the year …
  • NAB to move SC challenging Fawad Hasan's bail 22 Jan 2020 16:31 NAB to move SC challenging Fawad Hasan's bail LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has said that it would move the Supreme Court against bail granted to Fawad Hasan Fawad, an ex-principal secretary to two former prime ministers. On Tuesday, …
  • Money whitening channels continued to flourish despite govt efforts to shut them down: FBR Chairman 22 Jan 2020 16:18 22 January, 2020 ISLAMABAD: In his first public appearance since returning from a leave over health issues, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi laid emphasis on documentation measures, saying money whitening channels continued to flourish …
  • World will realise Pakistan's strategic potential once relations with India normalise: Imran Khan 22 Jan 2020 16:15 By PTI DAVOS: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said the world will realise the true strategic economic potential of his country when the relationship with India becomes normal, but that has "unfortunately" not been great. He also …
  • Pakistani director halts release of award-winning film after receiving threats 22 Jan 2020 15:46 Screenshot from the official trailer of Zindagi Tamasha (Circus of Life) Renowned Pakistani filmmaker and actor Sarmad Khoosat is facing constant threats to stop the release of his film Zindagi Tamasha (Circus of Life) in Pakistan. Even after announcing …
  • Petition filed against 'Mere Paas Tum Ho’s last episode in Lahore court 22 Jan 2020 11:43 LAHORE: A petition has been filed in Lahore’s civil court to halt the last episode of drama serial Mere Paas Tum Ho from airing. A lady identified as Maham through her lawyer moved Lahore’s civil court and filed a plea to halt the last episode of the drama …
  • Bangladesh squad set to land in Lahore today 22 Jan 2020 05:00 LAHORE: After a long gap of 12 years, the Bangladesh cricket team will arrive in Pakistan on Wednesday evening to play a three-match Twenty20 International series at the Gaddafi Stadium here from Jan 24 to 27. The T20 series will be the first of the tour …
  • Bangaladesh team to reach Lahore via special flight on Wednesday 21 Jan 2020 19:04
  • National T20I team plays practice match at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore 21 Jan 2020 19:04
  • Factory sealed for manufacturing chocolates from expired raw material in Lahore 21 Jan 2020 19:03
  • Flour shortage in Lahore 21 Jan 2020 09:04
  • Here's who will be performing at the Lahore Music Meet 2020 21 Jan 2020 06:40 When it was announced back in October that Lahore Music Meet (LMM) was coming back for its fifth edition, we were really curious to know what the line-up would be like. Happy to report that the organisers did not disappoint. Scheduled for Feb 1-2, 2020 at …
  • Data centre: Virtual University (VU) inaugurated its new Data Centre in Lahore 21 Jan 2020 02:47 Data centre: Virtual University (VU) inaugurated its new Data Centre in Lahore Rector Naeem Tariq, Ehsen Zafar Puri, Director ICT, principal officers, deans, directors and staff of the university attended the ceremony. Focal person of the data center, Engr …
  • Lahore Music Meet performance sessions from Feb 1 21 Jan 2020 02:47 Lahore Music Meet performance sessions from Feb 1 LAHORE: Pakistan’s leading music festival, the Lahore Music Meet, reveals performance line-up fifth edition scheduled to take place at Alhamra Art Centre on February 1 and 2. “In curating Lahore Music Meet, …
  • 'Lahore to have squash academy' 21 Jan 2020 02:43 ‘Lahore to have squash academy’ ISLAMABAD: Commander 4 Corps Lahore Lt Gen Majid Ehsan (Hilal-i-Imtiaz Military) assured Jansher Khan all assistance to establish squash academy in Lahore during meeting with former champion at his office. “In an effort to …
  • Over 10,000 cops to perform duties for T-20 series in Lahore 21 Jan 2020 02:24 Over 10,000 cops to perform duties for T-20 series in Lahore LAHORE: Police (Operations Wing) have chalked out a comprehensive security plan for the forthcoming Pak-Bangladesh T-20 cricket series to be held from January 24 at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore. …
  • Lahore couple hospitalised as wife self-immolates over inability to repay loan 20 Jan 2020 19:23 LAHORE: A woman in the city's Manga Mandi area set herself on fire using petrol over her inability to repay a loan, police said on Monday. According to police, the woman's 29-year-old husband in an attempt to save her also got severely burnt. The …