CM KP expresses sorrow over loss of lives and property due to the rains

PESHAWAR:Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has expressed sorrow over the loss of lives and property in some districts of the province due to recent rains and expressed sympathy to the victims. In a statement issued here, the Chief Minister expressed sorrow and grief over the death of two children in different incidents and offered condolences to the affected families. He prayed for the forgiveness of thRead More…

Two killed, four injured in road accident

LORALAI:Two persons were killed and four others sustained injuries due to collision of Wagon and coach on Dera Road near Bijli Grade Station area of Loralai in Balochistan province on Thursday. According to rescue sources, Wagon No. BMA268 collided with Daewoo coach No. CH13316 on Dera Road near Bijli Grade Station area of Loralai, resultantly, 2 persons died and 4 others sustained injuries. The bodies and injured wRead More…

All arrangements finalized to observe Yume-e-Shuhadda: DPO

PESHAWAR:District Police Officer (DPO) Sohail Khalid has said that all preparations had been finalized to observe Youm-e-Ghaziyan and Yume-e-Shuhadda in a befitting manner to pay tribute to sacrifices of police personnel. In a video message, he said that Youm-e-Ghaziyan will be observed on August 1 and Yume-e-Shuhadda on August 4 on the directives of Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He said that QuranRead More…

IUB organize seminar on plant-pathogen interactions

BAHAWALPUR:The Department of Plant Pathology, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur in collaboration with the Pakistan Phytopathological Society conducted an International seminar on Plant-Pathogen Interactions. The seminar was conducted to emphasize the importance of understanding Plant-Pathogen interactions. The knowledge of Plant-Pathogen Interactions is vital for the prevention of diseases in plants, which would Read More…

One killed, two injured as troller hits bike

SHIKARPUR:A motorcyclist was killed and two other injured in a road accident near PARCO within the jurisdiction of Khanpur police station on Thursday. According to a report, a speeding troller hit a motorcycle coming from opposite side, as a result, a motorcyclist identified as Lal Muhammad Shujrah, resident of village Peer Bux Shujrah, died on the spot while his two relatives Babal Shujrah and Irshad Shujrah were sRead More…

One person shot dead in Gawada area

GANDAWA:One person was shot dead in Gawada area of Balochistan on Thursday. According to Zulfiqar Ali Jamali, Station House Officer (SHO), Police Station Gandawa, one person, Ali Bakhsh Balachani, was gunned down in Gandawa area within the limits of Police Station Gandawa over land dispute. On information, police reached the site and shifted the body to District Headquarter Hospital, Gandawa. The body was later hanRead More…

CM KP chairs Provincial Task Force meeting

PESHAWAR:A meeting of the Provincial Task Force on merged areas was held here with Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan in the chair on Thursday. The meeting discussed and reviewed the overall security situation, progress on development projects, administrative measures and matters related to merger in the tribal sub-divisions (Ex-Frontier Regions) including Hassan Khel, Darra Adam Khel, Bhatani, Jandola, Read More…

MNSUA to setup mango museum in Multan

MULTAN: Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture was planning to set up a mango museum to highlight “king of fruits” association with Multan. A core group meeting was held under the chairmanship of MNSUA VC, Dr Asif Ali, which was attended by MRI officials, mango growers and other stakeholders. Speaking at the meeting, Dr Asif stated that Mango was the specialty of Multan and a museum should be built to pRead More…

Disability Certificate Issuance Centre opened at APE

BAHAWALPUR: Medical Superintendent Tehsil Headquarter Civil Hospital, Ahmed Pur East, Dr Muhammad Arif Ghauri has inaugurated Disability Certificate Issuance Centre in hospital. The inaugural ceremony was attended by doctors and Para-medical staff besides journalists and citizens. Medical Superintendent informed the participants that now disable persons of Subdivision Ahmed Pur East will get this facility at THQRead More…

Amir of Bahawalpur 75th Birthday Celebrations on today

BAHAWALPUR: The 15th Amir of former Princely State Bahawalpur Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi will celebrate his 75th birthday on 29th July (Today). He was born in the historical Sadiq Garh Palace on 29th July 1946. Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi returned five times as member of the national assembly, first of all in 1977 from Bahawalpur city constituency and four times consecutively from Ahmed Pur East constituency in 1988, 1Read More…