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PTI Islamabad Dharna 2016: Islamabad Sealed; Universities and Offices May Close from Tomorrow

According to recent media reports, main routes to Islamabad have been sealed. After threating the Federal Government to lock down Capital by Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf, the PTI workers who were holding meetings in various parts to finalize the arrangements were attacked by the police. After the tension creates by police officials, PTI Chairman Imran Khan has announced the protest across the country due to which PTI supporters started a protest at various parts of Islamabad. Now some parts of Islamabad have been containerized. No more entrance to Islamabad, however, those living in Islamabad can leave Islamabad. According to media reports, Islamabad has been sealed from Faiz Abad, Kashmir Highway, Golra Mor, Karal Chowk, Kashmir Highway and Islamabad Express Highway. …

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Multan soon to have free Wi-Fi service city-wide

In April 2016 PITB chairman announced that in coming several months Punjab cities, namely Lahore, Multan and Rawalpindi to have free Wi-Fi spots city wide. According to the sources, the day is soon to be coming for Multan to became the Wi-Fi city as The City of Saints to have free Wi-Fi service at 30 spots in Multan by the 1st week of November. The thing which would be working as icing on the cake is, Multan will also be getting official inauguration of Metro Bus Service in first half of November. In February 2015 Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif approved  the free of cost public Wi-Fi facility across the province to enhance the information technology sector of the province. The …

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Star Bucks not coming to Pakistan: Here’s the proof!

Internet is full of crazy things and revelations. Many end up believing everything on internet. Days back social media went all crazy when rumors about Star Bucks, officially stepping in Pakistan made rounds, and people went on sharing this piece of information as an obligation without checking it. Now days after Dawn News has confirmed that it was nothing than a fake buzz as the official response from this worldwide acknowledged cafe tells that they have no plan of entering Pakistan yet. The official message from Star Bucks might have left many disappointed though it have also cleared the doubt of many Pakistani about their entry in Pakistan.

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Online passport renewal service launched: How to apply & details!

The Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Thursday launched the long-awaited ‘Online Passport Renewal’ service through which can get the renewal of  passport while just sitting at the luxuries of his/her houses. The work on E-passport service was underway since long, and it was excepted to launch earlier in April this year. It will be worth mentioning here that the latest launched service is only for the foregn residing Pakistanis, though in next 6 months people in Pakistan would also be able to avail the service . “After six months it [the service] will also be available inside Pakistan,” said Chaudhry Nisar while speaking at the launch event. At the same time, Federal Interior Minister also lauded the role Passport Office and NADRA for …

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Two holidays announced on 10th Muharram Ashura 2016

In remembrance of martyrs of Karbaala like every year 9th & 10th Muharram are announced as public holidays in Pakistan. This year Ashura (9th & 10th Muharram) will be falling on 11-12 October, 2016. Government issued notification of two holidays over the occasion on, Tuesday and Wednesday 9th and 10th Muharram. Incident of Karbaala revolves around sacrifice of Hazrat Imam Hussain Ibn-e-Ali (R.A) and his family. Hazrat Hussain was the grandson of last prophet of Islam Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH), even belonging from a highly-obliged Islamic family, he choose to roll his superiority as following Allah’s order. On 9th and 10th of Muharram it is holiday in public and governmental sector in Pakistan as various events are organized to pay tribute …

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Toyota Hilux Revo launched in Pakistan: Photos & Details!

After months of wait amid speculations, Hilux Revo fans in Pakistan have got a reason to laugh as Indus Motor Company has finally launched Toyota Hilux Revo in Pakistani market. According to the sources, Toyota’s latest release will be with the general public by mid-October.   Brace yourself, Revolution is coming. pic.twitter.com/cSlASRhmva — Toyota Pakistan (@ToyotaPak) September 28, 2016 Toyota Hilux Revo Price in Pakistan According to the sources, its base price will be something in between 3.5 to 4 million PKR. Toyota Hilux Revo photos of launch event in Pakistan Toyota Hilux Revo Features Features and specifications are still undisclosed by IMC but here is the rough estimate of specifications and features. 1, All Terrain Tyres 2, Switch Operated 4WD …

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Allied PayPak Debit Card: Here is what you need to know!

Allied Bank is giving their customers a pro-Pakistani benefit has introduced Pakistan’s first PayPak Debit Card, which would be having no dependency on any other international schemes at all like in VISA or Master card. With Allied PayPak Debit Card, customers would not only be able to make ATM transactions, but they could also do retail/purchase. It will be worth mentioning here that Allied PayPak Debit Card will be making pin based transaction, which would be ensuring greater security. PayPak Debit Card comes with two variants: ABL Debit PayPak Classic Card – Regular Account ABL Debit PakPak Classic Card – Asaan Account Eligibility to avail PayPak Debit Card Customers i.e. sole proprietor, individual, anyone can operate or either/survivor (in case of …

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Punjab Govt. to launch Computerized Test System for Driving License Applicants

If you would have ever applied for driving license you would have known how tiring task it is as you have to stand in long queues for hours to wait for your turn without concerning how hot the weather is. Now the things are changing as Punjab Government is all set to introduce “Electronic Driving Centers”, where the driving license applicants will be giving their test on car simulator rather then actual cars. Making it simpler, the driving test will be computerized test which will be taken indoor. According to the sources, this system will be taken in practice from October at provincial capital, Lahore. The computerized driving Test will be of several minutes, and the applicant would have to take …

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Toll Tax Rates on Motorways and National Highways 2016

Two leading road management authorities in Pakistan namely Frontier Works Organisation and National Highway Authority (NHA) have silently increased the toll tax rates and are now shifting the burden on each other. No authority is ready to accept the responsibility. One the other side without getting any prior notice, commuters are liable to pay almost double amount than before as a toll tax rates. After this silent increase without any prior notice where no official authority is accepting the responsibility, people took to the social media platforms and raised the questions. The matters have also been raised by the Senator Kamil Ali Agha in Senate Standing Committee where he took the narrative that it had been a continuous increase in …

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Honda Civic 2016 launched in Pakistan, latest photos, videos and details

If you are an automobile lover, finally you have got a valid reason to laugh out loud as Honda Civic 2016 has just launched in Pakistan, and is no available at your nearest showroom. The 10th Generation Civic, which is surely the most hyped car of this year is available in 3 grades 1.8L i-VTEC,1.8L i-VTEC Oriel and 1.8L VTEC TURBO countrywide. Honda Civic 2016 launched back in September 2015 at New York International Auto Show has finally got a grand launching ceremony in Lahore at Faletti’s Hotel. The pre-booking of this car was opened around a month back and got 5000 confirm registrations for this. Honda Civic 2016 in Pakistan Photos Honda Civic 2016 in Pakistan Videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C0iaDP3mg6s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Lush4aPSkw …

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Income Tax Slabs 2016-2017 for salaried persons

Pakistan Government is currently collecting Rs 79.4 billion from salaried citizens, and to get more from the tax payer already in nets, the Income Tax 2016-2017 for salaried persons is out.   Here it should be kept mentioned that salaried citizens with having earning Rs. 400,000 will not have to pay any kind of tax under this. Taking a rough view, a salaried person having around Rs. 33,000 average earning per month will not have pay any income tax. With having annual salary over Rs. 400,000 and less than Rs. 7,50,000 would have to pay 5% off the amount exceeding Rs. 400,000. With having annual salary over Rs. 750,000 and less than Rs. 14,00,000 would have to pay 10% off the amount exceeding Rs. …

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Qandeel Baloch Killed by Her Brother in Multan City

Social media queen Qandeel Baloch killed in Multan on Saturday as reported by Express Tribune. According to RPO Multan, she was shoot down by her brother. The internet sensation was trending over the internet for her bold song BAN and marriage case. Recently the ex-husband of QB claimed that she married thrice at different points while some sources were claiming she married twice and had a son of eight years. Initial reports claimed, she has been strangles to death by her brother in her house in Multan. It worth to mention here that she has been murdered after the revelation of her three marriages. Qandeel Baloch was also requesting to the authorities to provide her security. The request was directly sent …

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Honda Civic 2016 in Pakistan: Booking, Price, & Details

If you are an automobile lover, finally you have got a valid reason to laugh out loud as Honda Civic 2016 is all set to enter the Pakistani market. The thing which has made it comfortable is that booking for this much-awaited car is open, which means its not so  far away from you. It will be relevant to mention here that some reliable media outlets were of the view that Honda Civic 2016 which has already stepped in dozens of countries worldwide will not be making to Pakistan this year. The new body making Honda lovers disappointed read: “The car was supposed to be launched in the second half of this year. However, the car won’t be introduced until …

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Punjab Government announces Summer Vacations 2016 from May 24 to July August 15

Several days after Sindh Government announced Summer vacations for this year, Punjab government have also announced long-awaited this year. Temperature have soared up to 50 centigrade in several parts of Punjab, keeping this in view Punjab govt. announced the holidays from 24th May. The provincial education minister Rana Mashood announced the holidays in the province today at a presser after the meeting with stakeholders. Earlier revolving reports told that Summer vacations would be complying from 1st of June but due to the heat wave province-wide the government came up with this announcement. Under this notification, all the educational institutes, private and government will remain close from 24th May to 15th August. Increase in temperature has become one of the global …

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Nestle Fruita Vitals ‘Win Your Dream Car’ offer: Here is how you can win

Nestle is one of the most trusted brand name, with sharing maximum of shelves at stores with their wide product range. Nestle Fruita Vitals, which have immense range of nectar and juices are not the season drinks, with their royal blend and budget price they are used around the calendar in breakfasts, brunches, dinners or anytime. Especially in summer Nestle Fruita Vitals are one of the top priority of every of the summer-stricken person. So summer is here, and the holy month of Ramadan is knocking at our doors, meanwhile, Nestle Fruita Vitals have an offer for all of their customers through which you can win scholarships, dream car, vacation along with thousand other exciting prizes. Here is how you can …

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Sindh Government announces Summer Vacations 2016 from May 19 to July 25

The heatwave has turned out to be serious threat against Karachiites and people of the adjoining areas, although the temperature has rose high nationwide, but the highest temperature recorded so far is of Larkana 51 Degree Celsius. Keeping all this in view, Sindh government has announced the holidays weeks before when they were being expected. The move was being upheld by the PPP-led Sindh government in wake of the high temperature across the province. The Sindh Education Department on Thursday announced the summer vacations for the educational institutes of the province. Under the announcement being taken place today all the educational institutes of the province will remain closed from May 19 to July 25. The notification issued will be applicable on …

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Biometric ePassports in Pakistan to Launch by 2017

A new electronic passport system in the country is going to be launch by the Federal Ministry of Interior by 2017. According to the report by the Radio Pakistan, Federal Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has made the announcement to launch new biometric ePassports system by 2017 to combat human trafficking. Federal Ministers has stated that the new ePassports will contain the entire detail of the holder, making the forgery impossible. The meeting for the announcement of biometric ePassports attended by Chairman NADRA, Secretary Interior, Special Secretary Interior, DG Immigration & Passports, DG FIA, and other senior officials of Ministry of Interior. This must have initiative is finally going to become the reality as Pakistani passport credibility is …

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Budget 2016-17: Government Employees to Receive 10-20% Pay Increase

Federal Budget 2016-17 is in the final stage of formulation, and the government has ensured the new opportunities for the Federal Government employees. Chances for the pay increase up to 10 to 20% are high subject to suitable finalization of terms and conditions with IMF. According to officials at Federal Ministry of Finance, recommendation for increasing salaries and pensions from 10 to 20% are under consideration.  It will take the additional expense of approximately fifty billion rupees. In addition to several new opportunities, the government is going to withdraw the several tax reliefs as per the instructions of the IMF. As per the instructions of IMF, the new taxes of worth PKR 300 billion will be imposed. After the failure …

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Hajj 2016 Balloting Results: Check Hajj 2016 application status online

Finally, today Hajj Draw 2016 will be held today in Islamabad at 4pm. The successful applicants will also be contacted by the  Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony, although the application status and final results of draw can also be checked online while just resting in luxuries of your houses. Hajj 2016 Draw Results-Click Here Under this year Hajj 2016 government scheme, 83,440 applicants chosen through balloting will be allowed to perform hajj out of the 2,80,617 total applicants. Online checking of Hajj application status can be made after entering the CNIC of the applicant at the official page (you can be there just by clicking the above mentioned Hajj 2016 Draw Results). Earlier the Hajj balloting was postponed …

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Summer Vacations 2016 from June 1 Announced by Punjab Government

Punjab Government has announced the schedule for Summer Vacation 2016. According to the notification issued by the Government of Punjab, the education institute in the province will remain closed from June 1, 2016, to August 14, 2016. Classes in the educational institutes will commence from August 15, 2016. The government can announce the earlier date for the commencement of Summer Vacations instead of June 01, in the case of raise in temperature in the province. In most of the Punjab cities, mercury is already touching 44 degrees in the past week. “We took the decision as the Met department forecast that the mercury would hover around 45 degrees Celsius at several places in the province”, Punjab Government official stated. The …

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Video: ‘Sar-e-Aam’ anchor Iqrar-ul-Hasan arrested over exposing Sindh Assembly’s security

A famous TV anchor Iqrar-ul-Hassan was arrested today on Friday within vicinity of Sindh Assembly along with his team as he carried a sting operation to expose the security measurement being made at Sindh Assembly. Hassan who hosts ‘Sar-e-Aam’ is known for carrying out different sting operations in the past. With his daring personality he has exposed many black sheeps and have also exposed many institutes of not delivering rightly. Today, the proficient ARY anchor carried a sting operation against the security measurement of Sindh Assembly. Hassan’ team member who was carrying a pistol along with him, break into the Sindh Assembly after getting save from the police checking. Sar-e-Aam host told CM Sindh that a person has carried pistol …

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Are Rangers WhatsApp helpline hilarious messages Fake or Real?

To assure well being of citizens and providing them quick response over any unlawful activity, Sindh Rangers took a bold initiative. Just around a day ago they launched a WhatsApp helpline, using which citizens can get some serious complaints to the paramilitary force on just a text or audio/ video message on WhatsApp. The Rangers helpline was designed to get quick alert over the unlawful activities or in some emergency. With the launch Rangers can be reached on WhatsApp number 0316-2369996 or at email to [email protected] Just within a day netizens have found some bogus texts to Rangers on WhatsApp, and they have just gone viral. After these messages have become a laughing stock for the social media users, some …

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Shahid Afridi’s Daughter Asmara Alive and Safe

Rumors are there on social media platforms about the death of the Shahid Afridi’ daughter Asmara. It started to become viral from the twitter account of someone who shared the pic of a deceased girl with the caption Shahid Afridi daughter expired. Surprisingly, the girl being shown in the image by no means look like Asmara Afridi and neither her age fellow at all. It is important to mention here that someone has got the wrong message of the Afridi’s last month post in which he was standing nearby here daughter Asmara in a hospital. Last month her daughter went through a dental surgery. Afridi then shared a message for her little angel “A warm hug from my loving daughter …

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What is IDP (International Driving Permits)/ IDL (International driving license)?

The IDL is the result of the United Nations Convention on International Road Traffic of 19 September 1949. The United Nations doesn’t actually issue the license, they merely determined and wrote the guidelines pertaining to the issuance of the International Driving Permit (IDP) or IDL as they are usually called. International Driver’s License or rather International Driving License Permit is a document that grants someone the privilege of driving a motor vehicle legally while abroad. This permission is given to the every native of the country to drive abroad. This document is used as a proof and acknowledgment of the fact that the person is eligible of driving. In abroad only those can drive a motor vehicle who has IDP. …

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PML-N President Youth Wing Dubai resigns over Panama Papers (Video)

The Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is back after the London’s tour, meanwhile the opposition is all set to stage protest over Sharif’s family possessing offshore companies and over not showing the total money they posses. Right after the Panama Papers leak it seemed that government was in some serious pressure but now after getting their allies on board, they are reliving all the pressure steadily. But still it seems that Panama leak issue is yet not over for the PML-N-led government as many of the leaders and government officials in foreign countries have stepped down over the matter. A video of President PML-N Youth leader Dubai’s video of resignation is circulating on the internet. The video is shared by different …

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