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Pakistan announces top civilian award for man who tried to save Sri Lankan man from mob

Gulf News 06 Dec 2021
Islamabad. Pakistan has announced a top civilian award for the man who risked his life and tried to save Priyantha Kumara Diyawadana, a Sri Lankan factory manager, lynched by an angry mob over alleged blasphemy allegations in Sialkot ... to save life”, according to official documents.

Over 40 infected as Covid-19 claims another life

Dawn 05 Dec 2021
ISLAMABAD. Covid-19 claimed one life and infected 44 more in the federal capital and Rawalpindi during the last 24 hours ... During the last 24 hours, 5,214 tests were conducted in Islamabad, the officials said ... far, adding that there were 327 active cases in Islamabad at the moment.

Book Kuch Yadein, Kuch Nazmein launched

The News International 05 Dec 2021
Islamabad ... Mustansar Javed, a noted journalist and a close friend, recollected his memories of his time with Ashfaq Saleem Mirza in Lahore and Islamabad. He said Ashfaq Salim Mirza was a seeker after the truth and concerned with leading a moral and principled life from the beginning.

Safe at last – Afghan family fled Taliban with help of their Irish ‘Angel’ friend

Irish Independent 05 Dec 2021
A young Afghan woman whose life was threatened by the Taliban said her family will always be grateful to Dubliner Richie Hedderman for helping to bring them to safety ... It was a matter of life and death and I felt I had to personally go to Islamabad to help them ... “The happiest day of my life was when they received visa waivers to come to Ireland.

Pakistan allows Afghan trucks for transportation of wheat, life-saving drugs from India to Afghanistan

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
ISLAMABAD, Dec 3 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 3rd Dec, 2021 ) .Pakistan on Friday decided to also allow the use of Afghan trucks for transportation of 50,000 MT of wheat and life-saving medicines from India to Afghanistan via Wagah border to Torkham.

PAF expresses solidarity on global day of PWDs

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
ISLAMABAD, Dec 3 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 3rd Dec, 2021 ) .Pakistan Air Force (PAF) on Friday expressed solidarity with differently abled or special persons on International Day of Persons with Disabilities (PWD) and released a special song to highlight their role in ...

Pakistan to allow Afghan trucks to transport wheat, life-saving drugs from India to Afghanistan

Indian Express 03 Dec 2021
Two months after India requested Pakistan to allow transportation of food grains to Afghanistan via land route, Islamabad told New Delhi Friday that it will allow “Afghan trucks” for transportation of wheat and life-saving medicines. The decision was conveyed by the Pakistan’s foreign ministry to Indian diplomats in Islamabad.

The fight against dengue is tough

Dawn 02 Dec 2021
There seems to be no containment of dengue virus as major cities in Punjab and Sindh as well the capital city of Islamabad continue to receive a large number of patients on a daily basis, worsening the situation ... claimed many a life so far ... Islamabad.

MIUC student council oath-taking ceremony

The News International 02 Dec 2021
Islamabad ... MIUC students vowed under oath that they will be responsible members of the Student Executive Council and will abide by the rules and regulations made by the school to guarantee themselves and the student body a better campus life. President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce ...

11th Pakistan Mountain Festival opens with live painting competition

Urdu Point 01 Dec 2021
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 2nd Dec, 2021 ) .A live painting competition on the theme "Mountains in the Changing Climate" marked the opening of 11th edition of Pakistan Mountain Festival (PMF) on Wednesday ... The participants painted real-life scenes from the northern parts of Pakistan depicting the impact of climate change.

Inflation-hit public finding it hard to afford basic needs

The News International 29 Nov 2021
Islamabad . For over three years, the government has failed to fulfil to provide basic requirements of life, as the public has been wandering here and there in search of any kind of relief but in vain ... Over 80 per cent of areas here in Rawalpindi and Islamabad are facing zero gas pressure.

Pakistan agrees to provide life-saving drugs to Afghanistan

Beijing News 28 Nov 2021
Islamabad , November 28 (ANI). Pakistan has agreed to provide life-saving drugs to Afghanistan, which is witnessing a severe humanitarian crisis under the Taliban. A delegation of the Afghan health ministry visited Pakistan, requesting the country's government to provide the country with life-saving drugs on an emergency footing.

Islamabad’s 'macaroni man' sells out in two hours after going viral on social media

Dawn 27 Nov 2021
Choudry Zaheer Jan has been selling homemade macaroni at Islamabad’s G-9 Markaz for over a month but he never imagined a single post on social media would change his life and bring in hordes of customers ... to sell macaroni to bring some variety to Islamabad’s culinary palate.

Islamabad police making concerted efforts to curb drug-peddling activities

Urdu Point 25 Nov 2021
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman on Thursday said that Islamabad police was making concerted efforts to curb drug-pushing activities and ensure arrest of those involved ... The IGP said narcotics destroy students and youngsters, adding, it not only detract youth from their goals but also ruined life of the whole family.