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LAHORE, Sept 05 (INP): Punjab Assembly Secretariat roofs started seeping due to heavy downpour on Friday. Due to seeping down of rainwater, furniture, documents and other goods were shifted to safer place. Authorities concerned have started repair work on roofs of the PA Secretariat to stop the leakage...

KARACHI, Sept 05 (NNI): The Flood Warning Centre has been established in the office of the Director Regulation, Irrigation Department of Sindh, Room No. 249, 1st Floor Sindh Secretariat Building No.2, Tughlaque House, Karachi. The staff would be available at Telephone No. 021-9211505 round the clock including Sunday and other holidays. Information desired by any Department...

RAHIMYAR KHAN, Sept 05 (INP): Armed accused abducted four women upon refusal to establish illicit relations with them in different localities of Rahimyar Khan on Friday. Kabeer Hussain hailing from Mohallah Saddat told police that key accused Irfan along with his three cohorts kidnapped his wife Fatima after she refused to enter in illicit relations with him. In Thal...

 LAHORE, Sept 05 (NNI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has condemned the threats to the life of prominent columnist Kamran Shafi and the recent incidents of violence on journalists, and urged the federal and provincial governments to give greater attention to media-persons’ security, stated in a statement issued here on Friday. “The Human Rights Commission...

KARACHI, Sept. 05 (NNI): Zakaria Usman President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry shows his serious concern on postponement of the Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit of Pakistan. In a statement issued here on Friday, he said that it is a setback to economic development and retardation to ongoing projects in various fields. Chinese president...

KARACHI, Sept 05 (NNI): Investors’ confidence for attracting new FDI has been dented by the ongoing standoff in Islamabad and Lahore, stated in a press release issued here on Friday. Coming at the back of Karachi airport attack in June this year, the political deadlock in Islamabad and Lahore has negatively impacted ongoing business activities and the future investment...

FAISALABAD, Sept 05 (INP): Punjab Minister for Minority Affairs and Human Rights/Incharge Flood Control Plan Faisalabad Division Sardar Tahir Khalil Sandhu has directed the concerned departments to take immediate measures to cope with the situation arising out of the heavy rains and rapid relief activities should be ensured to lessen the people?s difficulties due to the...

ISLAMABAD (INP) According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 41% Pakistanis think that inflation is the biggest problem...

TURBAT (NNI): Two persons were killed after two over speeding motorcycles collided here on Thursday. Police said that the accident took place in Kalatk area of Turbat where two motorcycles in attempt to overtake each other collided. As a result of the accident both motorcyclists died on the spot. The bodies were shifted to local hospitals and later handed over to heirs...

QUETTA (INP): At least six persons sustained injuries in different firing incidents in Quetta and Mastung on Thursday. According to police sources, a man sustained bullet injuries in firing by armed man over a domestic dispute in his house on Brewery Road in Quetta. The victim was identified as Najibullah. Five persons received injuries in clash between two tribes in Parangabad...

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