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SC fines Punjab government for not submitting report in Katas Raj...

News Analysis | The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday imposed a fine of Rs. 100,000 rupees on the Punjab government for failing to submit its...

Sugarcane farmers lose battle against powerful mill owners

News Analysis | The government has failed to impose a sugarcane grower-friendly decision of the previous Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) administration about printing sugarcane purchase...

Is Tourism in Pakistan Dangerous?

Justin Lovett | We traveled to Pakistan in December 2017 to help with an NGO that is running development projects for the poorest of Lahore. Many of...

Zainab case highlights Punjab police incompetence

News Analysis | The Zainab murder and rape case has exposed the gross incompetence, criminal negligence and deplorable ethics of the Punjab police. Zainab was...

Shahid Masood summoned by SC after revealing Zainab culprit has foreign...

News Analysis | Senior anchorperson Dr. Shahid Masood was summoned by the Supreme Court on Thursday to clarify the allegations made by him against the...

Women on Wheels to conquer the roads of Punjab!

News Analysis | In yet another revolutionary subsidy initiative for women by the Punjab government, the Punjab Chief Minister’s Strategic Reform Unit has launched phase...

Imran and Zardari to join PAT protest against Model Town massacre

News Analysis | Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) will join Pakistan Awami Tehreek’s (PAT) protest on 17th January. The leadership of both...

PTI to join Qadri in Model Town massacre protest

News Analysis | Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Thursday announced that his party will join Pakistani Awami Tehreek (PAT)’s protest over Model Town...

SC resolves cane growers dilemma, Tareen will buy the produce

News Analysis | Former Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Secretary General Jahangir Tareen along with five other mill owners has decided to buy the production of the...

Was Nawaz condemning or defending Trump’s Tweet?

News Analysis | The deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addressed a press conference today in Punjab House Islamabad. The apparent purpose of the press conference...

KP and Islamabad follow Punjab and form food authorities

News Analysis | The provincial food watchdog Punjab Food Authority, that has been tightening the noose around food vendors all over the province, upon completion...

Punjab leads using Information Technology to improve services

Saud Bin Ahsan | Information and communication technology (ICT) has become an indispensable tool in improving service delivery. In this competitive era, most regions of...

World Bank grants $300 million to improve Punjab’s agriculture

News Analysis | In what analysts are calling an appeasement bid, the World Bank sanctioned $300 million on Friday to upgrade agriculture in Punjab to raise farmers’...

Will Bilawal’s rhetoric on farmers’ plight in South Punjab give political...

News Analysis | Addressing a massive gathering at Qila Kohna Qasim Bagh Stadium in Multan, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari reprimanded the...

Will Imran Khan get disqualified today?

News Analysis | The apex court of Pakistan will declare the much-awaited reserved-judgment in the disqualification case pitted against the Pakistan Tehrek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan...

Shehbaz reviews shutdown order of cement factories at Katas Raj temple

News Analysis | Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday, 2nd December, reconsidered the measures taken for restoration of the Katas Raj Temple, it’s dried...

Jalali announces resignation and concludes the Lahore sit-in after 7-days

News Analysis | On Friday, the Punjab government reached an agreement with the faction of Tehreek-i-Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLP) which concluded the 7-day sit-in on the...

Bad news for Punjab: Textile industry will not get gas from...

News Analysis | In a shocking disclaimer, the primary domestic and industrial gas provider, Sui Northern Gas Limited (SNGPL) has refused to supply 150 MMCFD...

Educational institutes to remain closed for 2 days in Punjab

Punjab government has issued a notification stating that all educational institutions will remain closed due to the prevailing law and order situation in the...

Why RSS members are being killed in Indian Punjab?

Jawad Falak | Four men on motorcycles shot a leader of a Hindu outfit in a busy Amritsar market on Monday, the police said. The...

Reality behind Nisar’s “No divisions in PML-N” statement

GVS Analysis | Ex-Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar claimed during a press conference that there are no forward blocks in the PML-N nor will there be...

Zardari plans to exploit divisions within PML-N to make gains in...

News Analysis | “Some noted individuals have been in contact with us and soon some major announcements will be made,” PPP President Asif Ali Zardari...

ECP’s decision against PTI in Gulalai case will haunt PML-N?

News Analysis | The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) rejected the reference filed by Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, which sought the disqualification of...

Punjab Food Authority on a Mission

News Analysis | The Punjab Food Authority has sealed a popular coffee house and a Chinese restaurant in Lahore and two fast food restaurants on...

New chairman NAB asserts his authority; blasts Shahbaz Sharif

News Analysis | Newly appointed Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal slammed Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif over his derogatory comments on NAB. Chief...

Trouble for PML-N: A forward block in the making in Punjab?

News Analysis | Hours after former premier Nawaz Sharif was indicted in the Flagship Investment reference by the anti-graft court, news of the emergence of...

Panama papers: A long road to Indictment..?

News Desk | Pakistan's National Accountability Court (NAB) finally indicted former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain Safdar over corruption...

“JIT ka fraud pakra gya”: Will conspiracy talk save Sharifs?

News Analysis | Former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law, Captain Safdar were indicted by an accountability court on Thursday, the...

‘Na Maloom Afraad 2′ gets banned in Punjab

News Desk l The official statement issued by the Punjab Censor Board stated that the ‘obscene scenes' and ‘inappropriate content' in the sequel of ‘Na...

Why is the Punjab Government not releasing the Baqir Najfi report?

News Analysis | The Punjab Government has told the Lahore High Court that the families of the victims of the Model Town shooting misled the...

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