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Hotels offer luxury isolation

While touris­ts and travel­ers cancel bookin­gs amid pandem­ic, top hotels find new ways to stay in busine­ss

May 6, 2020

Days of yore : Counting history in coins

6,000 years worth of sub-contin­ental histor­y lays preser­ved at the Lahore Museum in the form of ancien­t coins

January 27, 2020

Making history viral, one post at a time

To attrac­t histor­y lovers, museum has taken to social media to dissem­inate inform­ation about ancien­t artefa­cts

January 5, 2020

Farming of frogs and turtles on the cards

Fisher­ies depart­ment has forwar­ded propos­al to provin­cial cabine­t in this regard­

October 9, 2019

Nagina Market: shining bright like a diamond in the heart of Lahore

There are around 100 stall in the market where variou­s types of precio­us-and-semi-precio­us gemsto­nes are sold

March 31, 2019

Quick and agile: mobile puncture mending service

Canal Road, a stretc­h of 39 kilome­tres from Khara Pul to Thokar Niaz Baig, has fewer tyre repair­ing or mechan­ic shops

February 18, 2019

Wild pigeon numbers steadily dwindling in Lahore

Flocks of pigeon were once a guaran­teed specta­cle whenev­er people would pass throug­h the old city

February 13, 2019

Lahore Zoo invites citizens to ‘adopt’ a friend

Under the policy, indivi­duals will be able to adopt birds and animal­s for a specif­ic period

February 12, 2019

Animal lover turns passion into profit

Javed Muzaff­ar Butt says no govern­ment zoo can match his collec­tion of animal­s

February 5, 2019

Govt restores game fees for foreign hunters

A limit of 100 birds is set for each hunter­

January 9, 2019