Daily Archives: July 27, 2008

Mango lures former Miss Italy to Multan 10

Associated Press of Pakistan MULTAN: The aromatic and delicious mango of Pakistan charmed former Miss Italy 2004 enough to lure her to Multan one of among the oldest living cities on earth, to witness the launch of the three-day international mango festival held here Friday night.

Punjab Government to launch website for addressing complaints 250

Manzoor Qadir LAHORE: On the direction of the Punjab Chief Minister, the government is going to launch a website (www.cspc.gop.pk) for prompt action on peoples’ complaints against the government departments and others. The website titled Chief Secretary’s Petition Cell is being launched in view of people’s complaints which are not […]

Lahore: Beware — snakes at Jallo Park 16

By Shoaib Ahmed LAHORE, July 26: Jallo Park, a recreational place along the city canal, has become a haunt of deadly snakes, but despite the death of a forest department driver caused by cobra bite no measures have been taken to warn the visitors of the danger or to treat […]

On fire? Stop, drop and roll, urge doctors

By Irfan Aligi KARACHI: Over 90 percent of the burns cases reported at Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) every year are related to domestic accidents and the majority of them have been previously maltreated or treated by inexperienced hands, CHK Burns Centre Head and plastic surgeon Dr Shariq Ali told Daily […]

New trade policy and challenges ahead

MUNAWAR IQBAL The trade policy for the year 2008-09 has been announced finally, which has triggered a mixed reaction among stakeholders, but the business community overall has termed the measures announced by the Federal Minister for Commerce as “inadequate” and said that no miracle can be expected as a result […]