Oath-taking: Punjab cabinet swells to 34

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has increased the size of the provincial cabinet once again by inducting Dr Malik Mukhtar Ahmad Bherath as...

Cleaning operation kicks off in Lahore ahead of Eid

LAHORE: The Albayrak Waste Management Company has started implementing its Eidul Fitr plan following the completion of its Ehtamam-e-Ramazan campaign. Washing and sweeping operations have been...

Eye witness account of deadly Bahawalpur oil tanker fire

A witness described the heart wrenching scenes during the fire which broke out in Bahawalpur after an oil tanker overturned, killing at least 120...

Video: DCO Bahawalpur describes tragic oil tanker fire

DCO Bahawalpur recalls the horrific Bahawalpur oil tanker fire which killed at least 120 people and the rescue efforts for the victims of the...

Video: Rescue operations for Bahawalpur oil tanker fire victims

Rescue activities continue for the victims of the Bahawalpur oil tanker fire which claimed the lives of at least 123 people.

Video: Shah Mehmood criticizes Punjab Govt over improper health facilities

Vice Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Shah Mehmood Qureshi lashed at Punjab Government over improper health facilities in the province and claimed it had...

Labourer ‘hangs himself’ while in police custody

LAHORE: A 22-year-old labourer has died under mysterious circumstances in the custody of the CIA Civil Lines Police. The deceased, identified as Faisal worked, at a...

PM Modi heads to US for ‘no frills’ Trump meet

NEW DELHI: India’s leader heads to the US this weekend for his first meeting with President Donald Trump, seeking to build on growing ties between...

Deals on wheels: Transport ticket prices soar ahead of Eid

LAHORE: Intercity bus and wagon terminals in the provincial capital remained jam-packed on Friday as a large number of people working in the city left...

Chan Kithan by Ali Sethi: Punjabi vibes meet goth tunes

At the end of the month of Ramazan, Ali Sethi decided to indulge his fans and give them the perfect Eidul Fitr gift in...

Political mainstream: Social activists bemoan lack of minority representation

LAHORE: Human rights and political activists expressed their concerns over the underrepresentation of religious minorities in mainstream political parties’ minority wings. A delegation of Minority Rights...

Having smartphone within reach reduces brain power: study

Having a smartphone within sight or even within easy reach – even if it is switched off – can reduce your ability to focus...

China urges Pakistan, Afghanistan to form crisis-management mechanism

BEIJING: China has urged Afghanistan and Pakistan to improve relations and establish a crisis prevention and management mechanism, the Chinese foreign ministry said. Foreign Minister Wang...

Man leaves letter after stealing from mosque

MULTAN: A man stole UPS batteries and a donation box from a mosque in Jahanian, Khanewal on Friday night, also leaving behind a letter to...

PM Nawaz, President Mamnoon, CM Shahbaz Grieved over Tanker Incident

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, President Mamnoon Hussain, and Chief Minister Punjab have expressed deep grief and sorrow over the tragic oil tanker incident...

Oil Tanker Accident: Gen Bajwa Expresses Grief, Dispatches Army Helicopters

Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has expressed grief over loss of precious lives in the oil tanker incident in Bhawalpur this morning. According to...

Eid Special : Henna stalls pop up across twin cities

ISLAMABAD: With two days left to Eidul Fitr, numerous amateur beauticians have setup stalls to apply henna in markets. Substandard henna being openly sold in markets They...

Salman Khan’s ‘Tubelight’ gets dim opening

Superstar Salman Khan’s Tubelight seems to have started on a dim note, with a business of over INR200 miliion on the day of its release. The Kabir...