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7,000 policemen provide security for Pak-England cricket series

7,000 policemen provide security for Pak-England cricket series

RAWALPINDI: City Police Officer (CPO) Syed Shehzad Nadeem on Sunday visited Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium and reviewed the security arrangements for Pak-England cricket series. According to a police spokesman, SSP Operations Waseem Riaz Khan, SP Rawal, SP Saddar, SP Security, and other officers were also present on the occasion. The CPO while reviewing the arrangements also...

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T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament second phase begins on Monday

T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament second phase begins on Monday

LAHORE: After the conclusion of six-match first phase of T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament, the second phase will commence from Monday (tomorrow) at the two venues of Lahore – Lahore Gymkhana and LCCA Ground. Four teams namely Blasters, Challengers, Dynamites and Strikers will feature in the event where Pakistan’s elite cricketers will take part. The second...

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GCU Marathon: Students run for promoting justice, peace, tolerance

GCU Marathon: Students run for promoting justice, peace, tolerance

LAHORE: Hundreds of students from more than 25 universities across the country participated in marathon on The Mall with an aim to promote peace, tolerance and justice. Commissioner Lahore Muhammad Amir Jan flagged off the five-kilometre marathon, which started from the Governor’s House and ended at the Government College University (GCU), Lahore. This year, female...

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LEAs tightening noose against blasphemers on social media

LEAs tightening noose against blasphemers on social media

ISLAMABAD: The law enforcement agencies (LEAs) was consistently tightening the noose against blasphemers on social media and netting the people who are allegedly involved in this criminal activity with every passing day. According to a tentative statistic, 62 blasphemers have been putted behind the bars so far, nine of them have been awarded the capital...

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Pakistan to get rid of poliovirus by end of 2023: UNICEF

Pakistan to get rid of poliovirus by end of 2023: UNICEF

A boy receives polio vaccine drops during an anti-polio campaign in a low-income neighbourhood in Karachi, Pakistan, on April 9, 2018. — Reuters UNICEF official hopes poliovirus would be eradicated from Pakistan by end of 2023. He says current data suggests that virus is now under control in the country. He expresses concern over attack...

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Threats, accusations can’t go hand in hand with talks: ministers

Threats, accusations can’t go hand in hand with talks: ministers

LAHORE: Responding to the PTI chairman’s offer of talks, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz said on Saturday that the government is willing for negotiations with PTI in a political manner, as talks don’t come with conditions. Asking Imran Khan to be “serious” if he sincerely wants negotiations, the PML-N senior leader Khawaja Saad Rafique, who was accompanied...

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Exports of services post paltry growth

Exports of services post paltry growth

ISLAMABAD: The export of services grew nearly four per cent in the first four months of the current fiscal year from a year ago mainly driven by information technology. The growth was achieved at a time when the exports of commodities continued to post negative growth for the past few months, according to the latest...

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Imran Khan’s recent statement is a continuation of attacks against parliamentary democracy, says Shehbaz Sharif

Imran Khan’s recent statement is a continuation of attacks against parliamentary democracy, says Shehbaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that Imran Khan’s recent statement is a continuation of attacks against parliamentary democracy. In a tweet on Sunday, Shehbaz Sharif said that the purpose of Imran Khan’s politics is to pave the way for his power. “Imran Khan’s purpose is only power, even if...