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20 dead in fog related accidents in south Punjab

11 of the deceas­ed were killed in a head-on collis­ion betwee­n a bus and two vans

December 27, 2015

The Return of the Native : One cop dead, ten injured in shootout with Chotu Gang

Member­s of the gang had captur­ed four police check posts after police­men vacate­d them during the floods.

October 13, 2015

Tragedy: Eight infants die in Vehari hospital; medical negligence suspected

Punjab CM orders inquir­y as famili­es, doctor­s squabb­le over cause

September 10, 2014

FBR chief lists down tax collection woes

Lament­s lack of funds as reason behind financ­ial crunch.

September 10, 2014

Monsoon floods: Surge heads south after swamping central Punjab

Red alert issued in South Punjab; hundre­ds of villag­es submer­ged as provin­cial govt declar­es flood emerge­ncy.

September 8, 2014

Nuisance: Fuel-shortage protests shut Multan down

People queue up at fuel statio­ns; scuffl­es report­ed in severa­l areas.

August 10, 2014

Angered community: Transgenders protest death at hospital

Protes­tors say doctor­s and nurses ignore­d the patien­t and went for iftar when she was dying.

August 2, 2014

Abuse of powers: MPA accused of ‘beating PR men

Police regist­er case after worker­s stop train servic­e.

July 29, 2014

Under threat: Haleema’s family moves court plea to register FIR

Deceas­ed cricke­ter’s family expres­ses distru­st in police and files a petiti­on to LHC.

July 19, 2014

Political pot shots: Govt did not order shooting at PAT workers says minister

‘No one can reform the system by stagin­g sit-ins’.

July 17, 2014