Rawalpindi

Type: City
Name: Rawalpindi
Country: Pakistan
Latitude: 33.599998
Longitude: 73.040001
population: 1,743,599
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 8 mins ago - 3 reports

Traffic police want CNG stations closed during day

RAWALPINDI: The City Traffic Police has recommended the closure of CNG stations on Murree Road during daytime till the completion of the metro bus project. CTO Shoaib Janbaz met the minister for petroleum and requested for keeping the CNG stations on ... [Published Daily Times - 8 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 8 mins ago - 2 reports

Strict action to be taken against corrupt police officials

RAWALPINDI: Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Hamyoun Bashir Tarar has said that strict action would be taken against the corrupt police officials and station house officers (SHOs) found involved in corruption, registration of fake cases against innocent ... [Published Daily Times - 8 mins ago]
Entities: Police, Rawalpindi, Crime
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Violation of building by-laws

- Rawalpindi—The violation of building bylaws is on the rise in Saddar, one of the biggest commercial areas of garrison city, with alleged connivance of Rawalpindi Cantonment Board officials.According to a survey, a large number of buildings and shopping ... [Published Pakistan Observer - 1 hour ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Google maps to the rescue

Police officials from twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad on Tuesday agreed to use Google maps, defining the patrolling points as well as beats and pickets in the city which would be monitored by the officials to ensure effective security.It was decided ... [Published Pakistan Today - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Pakistan: Citizens of Rawalpindi face acute water shortage due...

A family in Rawalpindi stocks up on drinking water during an acute water shortage due to loadshedding on April 14, 2014.Most areas are facing between 10 and 14 hours of loadshedding instead of the 8 that the local government promised. ... [Published Citizenside - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

NAB arrests former Chief Nutrition Officer

- Islamabad—The National Accountibility Bureau (NAB) Rawalpindi on Tuesday arrested Muhammad Ayub, Ex-Chief Nutrition Officer, Planning Commission of Pakistan.He allegedly caused a loss of Rs. 180 Million approximately to the National Exchequer in Tawana ... [Published Pakistan Observer - 16 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Pakistan: Uni Students celebrate convocation

1721 s tudents are awarded their degrees at the fifteenth annual convocation at  Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University in Rawalpindi, Pakistan on April 13, 2014. Students who achieved the highest grades were rewarded with a gold medal. ... [Published Citizenside - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Uncle slaughters two nephews, injured another

RAWALPINDI, Apr 14:  In an awful incident a man identified as Nadeem has accused of murdering two of his nephews and critically injured another.According to SSP Operations, Mian Maqbool a man murdered two of his abducted nephews in a suburban area in ... [Published Daily Messenger - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

ANF recoveres 3.1 ton drugs worth Rs310m in five operations

F.P. ReportISLAMABAD: ANF launched 5 operations in Rawalpindi, Lahore and Quetta. Recovered 12.8 Kgs Heroin and 3103 Kgs Charas and arrested 5 persons.According to details, ANF Quetta, while acting upon an information seized 3103 kgs of Charas (garda) ... [Published Frontier Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Crafts highlighting national heritage on display

- Islamabad—The 10-day Lok Mela (folk festival) is in full swing at Shakarparian with all its festivities attracting the residents of twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad in large number.The glimpses of rural folk and traditional heritage of different ... [Published Pakistan Observer - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Rawalpindi: Two children found dead

Rawalpindi- Bodies of two children were recovered on the outskirts of Rawalpindi city today while another was found critically injured. Police were investigating the incident. Police officer Malik Safder told a private news channel that they recovered ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Sectarianism: Pakistans greatest security threat

Pakistan is experiencing a sharp resurgence in sectarian violence and targeted sectarian killings are taking place even in the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. On 12 March 2014, two activists of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) were killed in Rawalpindi. ... [Published The News International - Apr 14 2014]

Quotes

"This station has taught me how to handle the ups and downs of my life" she says. "I can't leave it now."
...He was forced by TMO Sardar Tashfeen to receive bribe from people and fill his (TMO) pockets. "I refused to obey the orders of TMO who got annoyed and transferred me to Potohar Town on October 31, 2013. The TMO Potohar Town too did not tolerate me and sent me to Solid Waste and Management Department" he said
"Pakistani governmentgovernment office clerks, under the banner of All Pakistan Clerks Association (APCA), hold placards and hang bread around their necks during a protest in support of their demands outside the Department of Public Health Engineering. The All Pakistan Clerks Association (APCA) on April 10, 2014 announced a strike against the finance minister’s statement in which he ruled out any pay increase in the next budget."
...She said she was certain about her success as her parents would often tell that her hard work would not go waste. "What I had sown, I have reaped today and I am happy" she said

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Court orders demolition of slums in Islamabad [Published Pakistan Today - 11 hours ago]
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Sleep problems among most common symptoms encou... [Published The News International - 15 hours ago]
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AVAST helps user recover stolen phone; brother ... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Apr 15 2014]
Two brave brothers fight off mobile phones thieves in Pakistan market. We have heard stories about how avast! Mobile Security’s anti-theft feature has helped people recover their lost or stolen phones, but nothing as dramatic as Shahrukh Humayun’s tale ...
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Shahrukh Humayun’s smartphone was stolen Two brave brothers fight off mobile phones thieves in Pakistan market. We have heard stories about how avast! Mobile Security’s anti-theft feature has helped people recover their lost or stolen phones, but ...
Pakistan Security Brief - April 11, 2014 [Published Critical Threats - Apr 11 2014]
Security agencies suspect TTP involvement in attacks on Islamabad district court complex and fruit market; 10-day TTP ceasefire extension expires, TTP plans to meet on Friday to determine if talks have been productive; Sajna and Hakimullah TTP factions ...
Pakistan: Pakistan: Polio alert in eight districts [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 11 2014]
Source: DAWN Group of NewspapersCountry: Pakistan LAHORE: The Health Department on Thursday declared eight districts, including Lahore, of Punjab highly sensitive for polio. It also directed the executive district officers (health) of the identified ...
Pakistan: Rawalpindi district court attack kill... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 11 2014]
Source: DAWN Group of NewspapersCountry: Pakistan RAWALPINDI: At least two people were killed and several injured on Friday in an incident of indiscriminate firing on a local district court in the garrison city, DawnNews reported. According to police ...
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