SHC issues notices on petition against sale of acid

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KARACHI – The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday issued notices to the Sindh chief secretary, the home secretary and other official respondents on a petition against sale of acid. A two-judge bench, headed by Justice Muhammad Ali Mazhar, heard the petition filed by an acid attack survivor, Ahmar Iqbal. The petitioner said that acid … Read more

ECP issues corona SOPs for by-poll in NA-45, PK-63

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PESHAWAR – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Wednesday issued coronavirus stan­dard operating procedures (SOPs) to conduct by-poll on vacant seats of NA-45 Karam and PK-63 Now­shera and directed District Returning Officers (DROs) and Returning Officers (ROs) to strictly implement the SOPs. The elections would be held on February 19, for which DROs and ROs … Read more

Kensington Palace issues rare statement on Kate and William’s royal train fiasco

Kensington Palace issues rare statement on Kate and William's royal train fiasco

‘Kate and William’s royal train tour adhered to all rules,’ reiterates Kensington Palace Kensington Palace blasted all claims of Kate Middeton and Prince William ignoring Scottish government’s calls to postpone their royal train tour.  In a rare statement, the Palace slammed Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s statements, ensuring that the Duke and Duchess ‘fully adhered’ … Read more

IT ministry issues statement on WhatsApp’s new privacy policy

IT ministry issues statement on WhatsApp’s new privacy policy

Responding to the on-going news threads regarding the change in privacy terms and conditions of WhatsApp, the Ministry of Information and Technology in a statement said that it is monitoring the current developments and clarifications provided by Facebook. “It is brought to notice that subject changes in privacy are applicable on WhatsApp business accounts only … Read more

FDE issues guidelines for schools reopening

10 site offices of illegal housing schemes sealed

Islamabad : Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) has issued special guidelines for the public sector schools, colleges of Islamabad Capital Territory to operate in ways to counteract COVID-19 spread. According to a notification issued by the FDE on Tuesday, it was stated that Saturday shall remain working day during this academic session for all educational … Read more

UHS issues MBBS, BDS admissions schedule for Punjab, AJK 

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LAHORE – The University of Health Sciences (UHS) on Wednesday issued the schedule of admissions for government medical and dental colleges in Punjab and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. According to UHS spokesperson, online applications will be taken for admissions in 20 government medical and dental colleges in Punjab. The portal for online applications will be … Read more

Khidmat Marakiz issues 33,177 certificates

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LAHORE – The Khidmat Marakiz of Lahore Police issued 33,177 certificates to citizens during the year 2020. Of those, 2, 1245 were character certificates and 11,932 were verification certificates. As many as 6,270 applications were received at Khidmat Centre of DIG Operations office, 14,671 at Facilitation Centre of Gulberg, 4,391 at Iqbal Town, 3,171 at … Read more

Talks between Indian farmers, govt fails to make breakthrough on core issues

Talks between Indian farmers, govt fails to make breakthrough on core issues

Farmers are seen amid tear gas fired by police to disperse and impede them from marching to Delhi. — AFP/Files Farmers in India — who are protesting the government’s newly introduced farm laws — will sit with the official representatives for the sixth round of talks next week, NDTV reported. According to the publication, the … Read more

CDC issues guidelines on COVID-19 vaccination after allergic reactions

CDC issues guidelines on COVID-19 vaccination after allergic reactions

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Saturday said it was monitoring reports of allergic reactions to the COVID-19 vaccination and made recommendations on how people with histories of allergies should proceed. Anyone who had a severe reaction to a COVID-19 vaccine should not get the second dose, the agency said, defining … Read more

Police committed to resolve public issues: SP Zubair Sheikh

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ISLAMABAD- Police are committed to provide justice to people and to resolve public issues on priority basis. This was stated by SP (Industrial Area) Zubair Ahmad Sheikh in a meeting with members of Neighbourhood Watch Committees on Sunday. The meeting was  also attended by SDPOs and all SHOs. As per directions of IGP Islamabad Muhammad … Read more