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Atif Iqbal Islamabad Free Lance journalist atif_iq@hotmail.com Islamabad’s students are very proactive and most of the times they are self-motivated to help the needy of the country. It is still remembered when the great earthquake hit northern...

Atif Iqbal Islamabad Free Lance journalist atif_iq@hotmail.com Begging is considered as the lowest self-esteem characteristic; in Pakistan begging is managed by proper standard operational procedures (SOPs). Based on actual facts it has been witnessed that the regular beggars are having proper jobs. That consists...

ISLAMABAD, Sept 16 (DNA): Rescue and relief efforts were continuing and in full swing in the calamity hit areas of Punjab, Spokesperson of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Ahmad Kamal said on Tuesday. Kamal said that 20.4 million people have been affected by recent floods in 38 districts of Punjab. He said that the floods have affected 23 districts in Punjab,...

ISLAMABAD: A 50 Hours Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop is planned from 23rd to 28th September 2014 for the faculty members and students of 10 leading higher education institutes based in Balochistan and Gilgit-Baltistan. The training is organized by YES under ‘Advancing Youth Social Entrepreneurship in Higher Education’ project funded by USAID’s Small Grants &...

ISLAMABAD (PR)The biggest challenge faced by the Police is neither scarcity of resources nor the shortage of manpower rather it is trust deficit – a common man does not believe in police. People don’t consider them honest and also think that they lack the virtues of courtesy and sympathy. The masses also think that a predominant portion of police officers are ready...

RAWALPINDI, (NNI): Taking strict notice of complaints regarding mistakes in the results of Class-5 and Class-8 annual Board Examinations, the government has abolished the Punjab Examination Commission’s Centralized System. Now the responsibility of holding the annual Board examinations of 5th and 8th classes have been assigned to Executive District Officer (EDO) Education...

ISLAMABAD, Sept16 (DNA): The Capital Development Authority (CDA) continues with its anti non-confirming use drive, during the recent operation CDA had demolished and closed many commercial activities in the residential areas of Sector F-6. Sticking with the policy to abolish commercial activities from the residential areas on the directions of Chairman CDA, Mr. Maroof...

ISLAMABAD: Sept 16 (DNA): President Mamnoon Hussain has that the government is determined to improve the living standard of the people by focusing on economic restructuring and revival. The president was talking to Takehiko Nakao, President Asian Development of Pakistan (ADB), who called on him at the Aiwan-i-Sadr on Tuesday. He said the support of our development partners...

RAWALPINDI (INP): First batch of 1100 Pakistani peace keepers left for Benguai, Central African Republic (CAR) to be part of newly established UN peace keeping mission Multidimensional integrated stabilization in CAR (MINUSCA) to restore peace in one of the most fragile state of Africa. Selection of Pakistani troops for UN first mission in CAR shows UN confidence on Pakistan...

RAWALPINDI (DNA): Pak Army has rescued 41,115 persons as of now, while 127.7 ton ration has been distributed during its relief operation. According to ISPR, rescue efforts continue in Uch Sharif, Muzaffargarh and Multan areas. Since the start of its relief operation, 4,286 patients have been treated in 18 medical camps established by the army. According to a press release...

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