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Rawalpindi: 2 terrorists killed in FC Baluchistan IB operations

Rawalpindi, January 11, (Online): 2 terrorists were killed after Frontier Corps (FC) personnel’s carried out Intelligence based operations (IBOs) at different areas of Baluchistan. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), FC Baluchistan under operation Radd-ul-Fassad conducted IBOs on suspected terrorist’s hideouts in Kalat, Kharan, Maiwand areas of Baluchistan. During operation 2 terrorists killed. Weapons […]

Lahore-Rawalpindi Motorway closed as fog engulfs Punjab

SAHIWAL, December 8 (Online): Fog engulfed Lahore, Gujranwala, Shikarpura, Hafizabad, Kasur and the adjoining areas Saturday morning, restricting traffic in many cities of the province. Due to the fog, major roads were closed in these cities, including the motorway. According to the Motorway Police, the route from Lahore to Rawalpindi has been closed for traffic, […]

Project evolved to beautify ancient buildings, roundabouts of Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI, Dec 08 (Online): Government has worked out project in collaboration with private sector to revive glory of 40 ancient buildings and beautify all the roundabouts of Rawalpindi city. According to media reports, this project will be completed by Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA). The list of all ancient buildings, their pictures and bio-data has […]

WASA issues red notices to 20 parks defaulting on payment of water bills

RAWALPINDI, November 24 (Online): WASA Rawalpindi has issued red notices to 20 major parks of Pakistan Horticulture Authority (PHA) all over Rawalpindi for severing their water connections being defaulters on payment of water bills. According to media reports these parks are not paying water bills since last one year. Wasa has launched crackdown against the […]

Maulana Sami ul Haq Murdered in Rawalpindi

Lahore: Maulana Sami ul Haq murdered in Rawalpindi residence.    Maulana Sami ul Haq was a Pakistani religious scholar as well as former Senator. He is believed to be a member of the Pakistan Senate twice, first between 1985 to 1991 and the second time between 1991 to 1997. The former senator Maulana Sami ul […]

Man Held for Allegedly Raping a Girl in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: Police have booked a man for allegedly subjecting a girl to sexual assault after making her swallow intoxicants in Rawalpindi, ARY News reported on Saturday. Police said suspect Usman allegedly raped the girl after making her ingest intoxicant-laced drink in the city’s Dhok Kala Khan. A medical examination of the victim girl established that […]

Man kills his father, sister in law and nephew, Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi: A man of 32 on Wednesday allegedly killed his father, sister-in-law and nephew, and then committed suicide, in Fazal Town area of Rawalpindi. According to details, a 32-year old man, named Zeeshan, allegedly shot dead his father, sister in law and nephew and later shot himself dead. A little boy, nephew, also received injuries in the […]

Earthquake jolts several areas of Pakistan

Islamabad: Earthquake jolted several areas of Pakistan on Tuesday including the capital city Islamabad. Tremors were felt in northern areas, twin cities, Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Lahore on Tuesday evening. The intensity measured 5.3 on the Richter Scale with the epicenter of 48 kilometers East-Northeast of Shughnon, Tajikistan and had depth of 133.8 kilometer. Reports said the jolts were […]

PITB launches free WiFi hotspots in three cities of Punjab

Lahore: Punjab Information Technology Board has launched Pakistan’s first free public WiFi hotspots in three cities; Lahore, Multan and Rawalpindi. These WiFi hotspots are installed on major areas of these cities such as Metro stops, recreational parks, railway station and other public gathering spots. There are almost 250 hotspots are installed among which 115 are […]

PML-N candidates elected as Mayors unopposed

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) contender for Mayors in three cities of Punjab have been chosen unopposed. The PML (N) three applicants Sardar Naseem from Rawalpindi, Toheed Akhtar from Sialkot and Asad Baloch from Sahiwal won the mayoral race unopposed on Saturday. In the interim, the ECP began arrangements for the last phase […]

Lt General Qamar Javed Bajwa appointed as new COAS

Islamabad: Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa has been appointed as the new Chief of Army Staff (COAS), here on Saturday.   According to the media sources, General Zubair Mahmood Hayat appointed as Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee. Moreover, Qamar Javed has been working as Core Commander Rawalpindi. He was Inspector General Training and Evaluation (GHQ). […]

Daish operative killed in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: An affirmed agent of Daish fear arrange slaughtered amid an attack of counter psychological warfare division (CTD) in Rawalpindi. Another dread speculate got away from the scene amid the assault, a representative of CTD said. The fear mongers heaved hand explosives at the law implementation work force amid the attack, authorities said. The killed […]

PML-N wins 22 seats in Rawalpindi LB polls

Rawalpindi: The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz collectively won the 22 seats out of 25 in local bodies (LB) election held on reserved seats of District Council Rawalpindi.   According to unofficial results, Pakistan Muslim League (N) won 11 out of 15 reserved seats of women, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) secured one seat and two independent (women) […]

AML chief expresses concerns over Newsgate scandal committee

  Islamabad: Chairperson of Awami Muslim League (AML), Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad, has presented his concern before Interior Minister of Pakistan Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan regarding the committee formed to probe the news gate scandal.   It has been revealed in the letter, written to Interior Minister of Pakistan, that the committee head, Justice (r) Amir […]