January 29, 2023
PAKISTAN

Punjab announces college and university holidays

For public and private colleges and universities operating under the Higher Education Department, the Punjab government has announced holidays (HED). The Secretary of HED has officially announced that the Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) would be closed from December 24 through December 31. On January 2, classes will start up again. Despite the Christmas break, BS […]

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Business

Pakistan’s Cotton Production Continues to Fall Dramatically

According to the most recent biweekly data, which the Pakistan Cotton Ginner’s Association (PCGA) issued on Monday, Pakistan’s cotton production fell by more than 40% year over year (YoY). As of December 1, 2022, Pakistan received 4.281 million bales of cotton production overall, down from 7.168 million bales at the same period in the previous […]

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PAKISTAN Politics

Punjab will hold LG elections in April, according to ECP

Punjab’s long-delayed LG elections will take place in April of next year, the Elections Commission of Pakistan (ECP) declared on Wednesday. In a meeting presided over by Chief Elections Commissioner (CEC) Sultan Sikandar Raja, the decision was made. The main electoral authority needed to delimit the constituencies for a third time, according to the briefing […]

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PAKISTAN

Punjab releases its winter vacation schedule

For the province’s public and private schools and colleges, the Punjab government has established a two-phased  winter vacation timetable. In two distinct phases, from 23 December 2022 to 6 January 2023 and from 3 to 13 January, respectively, it is said that schools and colleges in 24 districts of Punjab will be closed for the […]

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Entertainment

The Punjabi government bans Joyland’s screening

Less than a day after the federal government agreed to lift the ban on Saim Sadiq’s Joyland, the Punjabi government sent a notice to the movie’s producer informing them that they cannot screen the movie within Punjab province’s borders. The Punjab Information and Culture Department sent a notice dated November 17 to Sarmad Sultan Khoosat, […]

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PAKISTAN

What’s happening in Punjab between IGP and CM Pervaiz?

LAHORE: The filing of cases against PML-N politicians has caused Punjab to become entangled in turmoil once more. The Lahore police chief has refused to resign, claiming that he will only do so on orders from the provincial administration. Lahore Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Ghulam Mahmood Dogar’s services have been abruptly terminated by the […]

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PAKISTAN

Punjab Sehat Card has been used to treat over 2 million people

Through the health card programme, free medical care has now been provided to more than two million people in Punjab. Imran Sikandar Baloch, the Punjab Health Secretary, revealed information pertaining to the programme on Thursday, noting that residents of the province have received free medical services totaling more than Rs36.55 billion. In order to provide […]

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PAKISTAN

Case against Farah Khan is dropped by ACE Punjab

The corruption case against Farah Khan, a close friend of Bushra Bibi, the wife of PTI Chairman Imran Khan, was dismissed by the Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) of Punjab. Farah was charged with creating a company in her and her mother’s names and fraudulently allotting 10 acres of land in Faisalabad. According to sources, ACE Punjab […]

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PAKISTAN

How much precipitation can Pakistan expect in September?

After forecasting additional rain for the upcoming month, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) released the weather outlook for September on Thursday.The Met Office predicts that at least two monsoon systems will likely bring substantial rains to the month of September. According to the Met Department’s most recent forecast, September is anticipated to see normal to […]

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PAKISTAN Politics

Punjab MPAs are instructed by Imran Khan to get ready for the upcoming elections

Imran Khan, the chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, stated on Sunday that he was aware of some who were engaging in a cat and mouse game with the party but would not name them at this time. He also gave party members instructions to get ready for the next elections. A gathering of Punjab Assembly […]

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