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QUETTA, Sept 04 (INP): A teenager was crushed by fast moving train while walking on a railway track here on Thursday. Police said that 13-year-old Abdul Waheed was walking on railway track in Saryab Road area of Quetta and could not see the Quetta bound Jaffer Express coming from Rawalpindi. The body of youth...

LAHORE (NNI): Due to delay in the result of intermediate examinations, Punjab University has revised schedule of admissions in all its 16-year education programs of BS Honors and Master’s level. According to PU spokesman, admission forms for admissions to B.Sc (Hons), BS, BBIT, B.Com, BBA, LLB (5 years), MA, M.Sc, MPA, MBA, M.Com, MLS, MIOM, MBSM and LLB (3 years) will...

PESHAWAR (NNI): Under Esaar Programme, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has so far disbursed the amount of Rs385.81 million among the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan. According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Disaster Management Authority, this amount has been disbursed among 48,226 families at the rate of Rs8,000 each. Meanwhile, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Disaster...

‘Retreating energy prices ray of hope for Pakistan’ ISLAMABAD (INP): The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Thursday said retreating coal and LNG prices in the international market should be taken as a golden opportunity by policymakers to offset energy crisis in Pakistan. Government has planned to produce 9000MW electricity with the help of imported coal whose prices...

LAHORE (INP): Renowned ghazal singer Habib Wali Muhammad breathed his last here on Thursday at the age of 93, says a press release received here. Muhammad was born in Rangoon (now called Myanmar) and grew up in Mumbai after his family shifted there. He hailed from an industrialist family and later his younger brother, Ashraf W. Tabani went on to become the Chairman of...

HANGU/ PESHAWAR (NNI): Three persons were seriously injured in a gas cylinder blast in a market here on Thursday. Police said that a gas dealer was busy in decanting gas in Farzand Shah Market of Hangu when the cylinder exploded. As a result of blast, three persons present near the scene sustained wounds. The injured were rushed to hospital where according to medics their...

Reshuffling in KP police dept, several officers transferred  PESHAWAR (INP): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has made large scale reshuffling in provincial police department and transferred more than two dozen police officers. In accordance with the communiqué issued by provincial government, 25 Assistant Commissioners (ACs), two...

PESHAWAR (NNI): Due to necessary maintenance work, Power supply will remain off from 132 KV Peshawar Cantt Grid Station on 4th September from 8 AM to 1...

LAHORE (INP): Maryam Nawaz, daughter of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Wednesday claimed government’s victory in ongoing political battle with Pakistan...

MULTAN (NNI): Pakistan Army dispatched two trucks laden with relief goods from Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan Agency (NWA) staying in Bannu on Wednesday.   Pakistan Army had established camp at Askari Lake Park in Chamanzar area of Multan to collect the relief goods for displaced people of NWA who were forced to leave their native areas due...

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