Murree (Pakistan)

Type: City
Name: Murree (Pakistan)
Country: Pakistan
Latitude: 33.91
Longitude: 73.389999
population: 25,245
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Speakers at a function in Islamabad highlighted Pakistan’s huge potential for tourism.

The World Tourism Day was observed today (Saturday). The theme of the Day for this year is 'Tourism and Community Development'.To mark the day, a function was held in Islamabad on Saturday evening under the auspices of Capital Development Authority in ... [Published Radio Pakistan - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

RMS organises orientation session for Millennial students

Islamabad (PR) - Roots Millennium School (RMS) organised an orientation session for the Millennial students here at I-9/3 Millennium Campus which was organised by Natasha Khan, Yahya Khan and Afnan Arshad.A group of Buraq representatives gathered deserving ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

First person: A boy and his toys

He’s effervescent, spontaneous, enthusiastic and chatty, with an ever- ready smile and bright eyes. Meet the 27-year old Azfar Rehman, who in the last seven years, has been rolling out play after play. His last two serials Tanhai and Ishq Mein Tere fetched ... [Published DAWN Group - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

A spirited history

Meena Menon visits the Murree Brewery in Pakistan, one of the oldest in the sub-continent.On April 28, 1869, private Job Shepherd Waterhouse was climbing the Murree hill hoping to get some beer at the end of the six-mile hike. Unfortunately that was not ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan: 30 primary schools in Rawalpindi run by one teacher each

Source: DAWN Group of NewspapersCountry: Pakistan RAWALPINDI: When it comes to prioritise the areas for spending public funds, the ruling PML-N has always opted for flashy projects. A similar trend is also seen in the Rawalpindi district where the provincial ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan Hotels

About Hotels in PakistanMost hotels in Pakistan are considered to be among the best within the South Asian Region. They are best known for their high class hospitality. Their facilities and amenities blend with the Asian traditional culture. This provides ... [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan floods toll nears 200

Locals use a boat to rescue flood-affected residents at Jalalpur Bhattian in Pakistan Punjab’s Hafizabad district. AFPNawaz Sharif visits flood-affected areas, pledges support for victimsNearly 200 people have been killed in floods and rain-related incidents ... [Published Asian Age - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

The green drive: Planted, not nurtured

Data provid­ed by the Rawalp­indi Forest Depart­ment reveal­s that there are 26 nurser­ies throug­hout Rawalp­indi divisi­on.ISLAMABAD / RAWALPINDI:Pakistan is a forest-deficient country and only 5.2 per cent of the area is covered with forests. Although ... [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 3 reports

Country receives much lower rainfall

LAHOREAll major cities across the country received a much lower (0.2 per cent to 99.2 per cent) rainfall during the current monsoon, revealed rainfall data collected by Pakistan Metrological Department.Data of August 2014 and September 2014 was compared ... [Published The News International - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Travel alert: An inauspicious August for tourism

Northe­rn areas paint dismal pictur­e, 80% lower occupa­ncy in hotels.Northern areas paint dismal picture, 80% lower occupancy in hotels.LAHORE:Whatever recovery of sorts Pakistan’s tourism industry had recorded, the previous month has done a good job ... [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Tourists are visiting Gilgit, Hunza, Fairy Meadows, Rama Lake, Chitral, Kalash and Shandur.

Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) Managing Director Chaudhry Kabir Ahmad Khan said Tuesday that a 100 percent increase in number of domestic tourists has been witnessed during the current season as compare to last year. In an exclusive interview ... [Published Radio Pakistan - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

BH : Measles / Asia / Pakistan [0:0]

EDIS Number: BH-20140702-44378-PAK Date / time: 02/07/2014 03:22:39 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Measles Area: Asia Country: Pakistan State/County: State of Punjab City: Rawalpindi Description: The spread of measles continues ... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Jul 02 2014]

Quotes

"We have been deprived of an important programme for the economic growth of the country and we will have to start all over again."
"Due to heavy downpour in Indian regions adjoining Pakistan, the eastern rivers in our country may experience 'high' to 'very high' flood conditions" the official said adding that special concern would be related to rivers Sutlej and Ravi because, in Indus Water Treaty, water of these rivers had been...
...He added that PTDC had also started bus services from June Ist, escorted with armed guards, to Naran. "Despite the negative media projection by the international media, PTDC achieved its targets to promote domestic tourism, Kabir added."
Addressing a public gathering at Islamgarh, a village near Mirpur, Sharif claimed that corruption was now at its highest in Pakistan "s history and accused Zardari of not learning from his past mistakes."

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Speakers at a function in Islamabad highlighted... [Published Radio Pakistan - Sep 27 2014]
RMS organises orientation session for Millennia... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 26 2014]
Rawal Lake treatment plants: Bureaucratic snags... [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 22 2014]
First person: A boy and his toys [Published DAWN Group - Sep 21 2014]
A spirited history [Published The Hindu - Sep 20 2014]
Stevia cultivation begins in Punjab [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
World honeymoon tour: A ride from Lahore to Khu... [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
Pakistan: 30 primary schools in Rawalpindi run ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 19 2014]
Pakistan Hotels [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - Sep 12 2014]
Fate of Ans Irrigation Canal [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Sep 10 2014]
Govt not scared of sit-ins: Sharif [Published Financial Daily - Sep 09 2014]
Pakistan floods toll nears 200 [Published Asian Age - Sep 09 2014]
The green drive: Planted, not nurtured [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 07 2014]
INTO THE RAIN [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 05 2014]
Country receives much lower rainfall [Published The News International - Sep 04 2014]
Punjab rings flood alarm [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 04 2014]
Country receives much lower rains in monsoon [Published The News International - Sep 04 2014]
Travel alert: An inauspicious August for tourism [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 03 2014]
Tourists are visiting Gilgit, Hunza, Fairy Mead... [Published Radio Pakistan - Sep 02 2014]
Life at a standstill as it rains [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 02 2014]
Success story: Brewing thoughts, and more [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 01 2014]
City faces traffic jams as entry, exit points s... [Published Daily Times - Sep 01 2014]
NATIONAL - PTI and PAT protest cause traffic chaos [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 31 2014]
No transport, businesses suffer as capital choked [Published Daily Times - Aug 27 2014]
PML-N, JUI-F rally expressES solidarity with Sh... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 26 2014]
Bound by blood [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Aug 22 2014]
BH : Measles / Asia / Pakistan [0:0] [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Jul 02 2014]
Biological Hazard - Asia - Pakistan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 02 2014]
Pakistan: Pindi admin targets displaced childre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 25 2014]
Vehicle Accident - Asia - Pakistan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jan 31 2014]
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Pakistan: 30 primary schools in Rawalpindi run ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 19 2014]
Source: DAWN Group of NewspapersCountry: Pakistan RAWALPINDI: When it comes to prioritise the areas for spending public funds, the ruling PML-N has always opted for flashy projects. A similar trend is also seen in the Rawalpindi district where the provincial ...
BH : Measles / Asia / Pakistan [0:0] [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Jul 02 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140702-44378-PAK Date / time: 02/07/2014 03:22:39 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Measles Area: Asia Country: Pakistan State/County: State of Punjab City: Rawalpindi Description: The spread of measles continues ...
Biological Hazard - Asia - Pakistan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 02 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140702-44378-PAK Date / time: 02/07/2014 03:22:39 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: Asia Country: Pakistan State/County: State of Punjab Location: Rawalpindi Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of Infected: ...
Pakistan: Pindi admin targets displaced childre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 25 2014]
Source: DAWN Group of NewspapersCountry: Pakistan By Aamir Yasin RAWALPINDI: The district health department has launched a five-day anti-polio drive in two tehsils, Rawalpindi and Taxila, from Tuesday. The campaign will target children, specifically ...
Vehicle Accident - Asia - Pakistan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jan 31 2014]
EDIS Number: VI-20140131-42517-PAK Date / time: 31/01/2014 08:13:35 [UTC] Event: Vehicle Accident Area: Asia Country: Pakistan State/County: State of Sindh Location: Nawabshah Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: 20 person(s) Number of Infected: ...
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