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Manghopir Road in shambles as Tablighi Jamaat gathering set to commence

KARACHI: The annual gathering of Tablighi Jamaat is starting from February 4 in Karachi with strictly-enforced safety precautions due to the spread of the coronavirus. All preparations have been made but the Main Manghophir Road lies in a dilapidated condition

Four killed, several injured in Islamabad road collision

ISLAMABAD: Four people were killed and 25 injured after a coaster and a passenger van collided on the Srinagar Highway early Sunday morning. The collision reportedly occurred between coaster and a van occurred due to over speeding. Rescue teams reached

Road named after nun in Karachi for services to education

KARACHI: A road has been named after a Catholic nun Sister Berchmans in Clifton area of Karachi in recognition of her services to education. Administrator Karachi Iftikhar Shallwani, honorary consul general of Ivory Coast Fazal Dadabhoy, Sister Mary Lagan and

ECNEC approves projects worth over Rs 440 billion

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved projects in various sectors worth over Rs 440 billion. The meeting of the committee was chaired by Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh.

Six family members killed in road accident near Sahiwal

SAHIWAL: At least six people including three women were killed on Tuesday when a car collided with a trailer-truck near Sahiwal. Six people of the same family including two women and a child were killed when a troller hit a

ECNEC approves Rs. 289 billion motorways, road projects

ISLAMABAD: Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved four projects worth Rs. 289 billion for construction of national highways in different parts of the country. The ECNEC meeting chaired by Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance

One killed as truck overturns near Khanewal

KHANEWAL: At least one man was killed and two others were injured when a truck overturned near Bridge Astabal today morning. According to details, a truck overturned near Khanewal killing one person on spot and injuring two children. The rescue