Connect with us

Crime

PSCA extends e-challan scope to Islamabad

Published

on

ICT purposes four mini-hospitals in Islamabad

LAHORE: The Punjab Safe Cities Authority (PSCA) has expanded its scope of e-challan and now Islamabad registered vehicles would also be receiving their traffic violation tickets at their given addresses.
Chief Operating Officer PSCA Akbar Nasir Khan said the authority had got Islamabad Excise Department data and the vehicles registered there would also be receiving their e-challan tickets at their houses from the coming week.
Traffic violators would be challaned under Motor Vehicles Ordinance and rules. People could submit their challans in any branch of the Bank of Punjab and National Bank of Pakistan.
Akbar Nasir said that the authority had written letters to other provincial governments for their respective excise record so that e-challan of their vehicles may be sent to registered addresses.

 

Continue Reading
Advertisement

Crime

Quetta, militants carry out fatal blast at Rehmania Mosque

Published

on

QUETTA: Rehmania Mosque here in the Pashtoonabad area has been bombed by militants today during Juma prayers. As a result, the Imam and one namazi died while fifteen others got injured.

The wounded, four critically, are presently being treated at Civil Hospital, while LEAs, who have cordoned off the area, are investigating to figure out the nature of the blast.

Sources privy to NPTV have informed that the blast was caused by detonating 2.5kgs of explosives hidden in the Mehrab of the mosque. No militant outfit has claimed the responsibility yet. 

Continue Reading

Business

Opioid Crisis: JPMorgan cuts ties with Purdue Pharma

Published

on

NEW YORK: JPMorgan Chase cut ties with American pharmaceutical giant Purdue Pharma over its alleged involvement in the US opioid addiction epidemic, a source close to the matter said Thursday.
JPMorgan informed the drug manufacturer it would need to find a new bank to carry out JPMorgan’s current responsibilities, which include cash flow management and invoices.
The decision was made in order to prevent any damage to JPMorgan’s reputation over to its involvement with Purdue, the source added.
Purdue became a dominant force in the pharmaceutical industry largely due to the blockbuster painkiller OxyContin.
There are hundreds of lawsuits in various states against both Purdue and its owner the Sackler family, who are accused of pushing for the prescription of OxyContin despite knowing how addictive it is.

app

Continue Reading

Crime

One killed as groups clash in Rawalpindi

Published

on

Mall road to remain closed on 6th Sept

RAWALPINDI: A person was killed and two others injured in the exchange of firing between two groups in the jurisdiction of Police Station (PS) Waris Khan here Thursday.

According to police, the two groups clashed in the area of Chttian Hattain. Members of Arshad alias Fouji group opened indiscriminate firing killing Zaheer alias Kalu and injuring Faisal and Waheed.

The injured were shifted to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH). A police official confirmed that Arshad alias Fauji was also wanted by the police.

app

Continue Reading

News Pakistan Trending