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Lahore, smog, pollution, coronavirus

Lahore witnesses peak pollution as coronavirus surges

A thick blanket of smog enveloped Pakistan’s cultural capital of Lahore on Wednesday (Nov 11), prompting officials to warn that tens of thousands of the city’s...

Pakistan, MNA, Jamaluddin, coronavirus, COVID-19, drama

Pakistan’s MNA says coronavirus is all drama

The lawmaker belonging to JUI-F, Muhammad Jamaluddin, refused to wear a face-mask in a Senate meeting Thursday, calling the coronavirus a “drama”. “If corona was...

E-challans, Lahore, Safe City Authority, E-challans Lahore

83 vehicles with pending payment of e-challans seized in Lahore

As many as non-paying 83 vehicles with 83 e-challans were seized in Lahore on the instructions of Safe City Authority. According to the spokesperson of the Safe Cities...

Pakistan, Master Tiles, marriage, FBR, Master Tiles wedding

FBR completes inquiry into ‘Pakistan’s most expensive marriage’

FBR has completed an inquiry into Pakistan’s most expensive marriage as a private country club was paid Rs 150 million for the wedding of the daughter of a...

Pakistan, Reko Diq, Tethyan Copper, dispute

Pakistan in talks with foreign firm to resolve $5.8 billion dispute

Story by Reuters Pakistan is in talks with Tethyan Copper to settle a $5.8 billion dispute around the Reko Diq copper project, two senior Pakistani officials told...

Covid-19, testing lab, robot-operated, Pakistan, Islamabad

First ‘robot-operated’ Covid-19 testing lab opens in Pakistan

The first ‘robot-operated’ Covid-19 testing laboratory has been opened in Islamabad to incre­ase domestic testing capacity for the deadly disease. Inaugurated by...

Transgender dancer, Chahat Baloch, Khyber Pakhtonkhwa,

Transgender dancer ordered to leave KP ‘for causing gunfight among men’

A transgender dancer, known popularly in Khyber Pakhtonkhwa as Chahat Baloch, was ordered to be expelled from the district for being a ‘threat to peace’. In a...

Pakistan, COVID-19, coronavirus, vaccine, Pakistan covid vaccine

Pakistan pursuing manufacturers to get the Covid vaccine soon

As the Covid-19 situation is deteriorating across the country, the government is negotiating with leading vaccine manufacturers across the globe to procure it at the...