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Kamiar Rokni collaborates with Anaya for new collection

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LAHORE: Introducing The House of Kamiar Rokni’s unstitched Wedding collection for Anaya by Kiran Chaudhary  luxurious, extravagant, opulent and unapologetically eastern in sensibility, the 7-piece capsule collection is titled ‘Riyasat’ an ode to the very heritage of The House of Kamiar Rokni , who hails from the former Riyasat territory of Bahawalpur. With this exclusive unstitched three-piece […]

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Plant a tree today: Monsoon plantation campaign begins in Bahawalpur

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BAHAWALPUR: Trees are a gift to mankind and a balancing force of nature, Bahawalpur Division Commissioner Saqib Zafar said at the inauguration of the Monsoon Plantation Campaign at the Bahawal Club in Bahawalpur on Thursday. “It is, therefore, our duty to save the environment by planting trees.” The commissioner planted a tree at the club. […]

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The Nation correspondent passes away

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BAHAWALPUR: Senior journalist and Daily The Nation Correspondent in Bahawalpur, Muhammad Afzaal Hameed who passed away on Monday was laid to rest in his native graveyard Noor Shah Bukhari. The deceased was 74. Earlier, his funeral was offered which was attended by a large number of people from all walks of life including local leadership […]

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Musical heritage: Shaukat Ali honoured with Pride of Punjab award

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By: Cesare Baccheschi LAHORE: Folk singer Shaukat Ali was awarded the Pride of Punjab Award by the Pakistan Institute of Language, Art and Culture (PILAC) at a ceremony held here at the PILAC auditorium on Saturday. Talking to The Express Tribune, Ali said he felt honoured. He said, “The award comes from a country I […]

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‘Honour’ killing: Woman killed over meeting former husband

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By: Kashif Zafar BAHAWALPUR: A woman was killed on Sunday allegedly by her brother and his two friends in defence of family honour. Police said they had attacked her with an axe and later burned her body. Sughran Mai, mother of the victim and a resident of Kalo Malikwala near Lodhran, told police that his […]

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9-year-old in critical condition after gang-rape

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By Kashif Zafar BAHAWALPUR: A nine-year-old girl was taken to hospital after she was raped by three men on Wednesday. Doctors treating her said that she was in a critical condition. The medico-legal report confirmed rape. Airport police have registered a case against seven people for kidnap and rape, five of them have been named […]

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