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Reduction of plot quotas in housing schemes under FGEHF for journalists protested

ISLAMABAD: (Parliament Times) Journalists have voiced strong protest over reduction of their plots quota from 2 percent to 1 percent in new sectors of Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF Islamabad. According to media reports government has curtailed plots quota from 2 percent to 1 percent for journalists and media …

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Labourer attempts suicide

Rawalpindi:(Parliament Times) A labourer has allegedly attempted suicide over financial problems within Waris Khan police jurisdiction. The police said Hameed Ullah a labourer was upset over financial problems and attempted to commit suicide by eating toxic pills. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition where doctors washed his …

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Met Office forecasts rain

Islamabad: The Met Office has forecast rain-thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills at isolated places in Malakand, Hazara divisions, upper FATA, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. According to Met Office, cold and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country. Dense foggy conditions are likely to prevail over plain areas of áKhyber …

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Two girls abducted in Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi: At least two girls have allegedly been abducted within the Airport and Cantonment Police jurisdictions. Ahmed *, a resident of Airport, lodged a complaint with the local police that kidnappers have abducted his sister from the local market, while she was buying snacks. Meanwhile, Nadeem*, a resident of Cantonment, …

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