Youth Stories

PPP’s words and actions on students’ unions issue must not differ:...

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February 17th, 2021; By Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; There has definitely been a dichotomy between the “words and actions” of the Pakistan People's Party leadership on the issue of restoring Students Unions, said Senator Rabbani, while responding to a question by voicepk.net.

Charing Cross demo results in release of detained students

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January 29th, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; After students held a huge protest outside the Punjab Assembly on Friday, 4 out of 5 of arrested students were released by the police, while one remains in their custody till Monday

Student leader, activists ‘detained’ over UCP clash, claims family

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A student leader who headed protests against a private university in Lahore for mandating in-person examinations has been picked up by police along with four other activists, the wife of one of the detained activists claimed on Thursday. Protesters are vehemently opposed to on-campus examinations, stating that as all classes were conducted online, so should exams. For now, the whereabouts of the detained activists are unknown.

Students’ march against in-person exams

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January 26th, 2021; By Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; Students across the country are marching against ‘in-person exams’ being unliterally imposed on them by university administrations after months of online classes. University administrations have responded with dictatorial high handedness with several injuries being reported.

PM’s Advisor Moeed Yousaf says “Imran Khan wants 3G 4G services...

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January 21st, 2021; Bureau Report; LAHORE; “The PM understands the necessity of highspeed internet in the modern-age but his govt is trying to balance the “risks” involved," says PM's National Security advisor Yusaf Moeed.

شمالی وزیرستان: سیکورٹی فورسز کے ہاتھوں پی ٹی ایم کے کارکن...

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بیورو رپورٹ; لاہور; شمالی وزیرستان میں پی ٹی ایم کے مقامی رہنما کے گھر کے سیکورٹی فورسز کے ہاتھوں انہدام اور ایک بچے کی ہلاکت کے خللاف پی ٹی ایم کا پہیہ جام ہڑتال کا اعلان

Civil society calls for more use of renewable energy

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January 13th, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; The Haqooq Khalaq Movement calls upon the government to increase use of renewable energy in order to cut reliance on imported fuel as well as control the impact of climate change.

Touring students, hotel management booked for obscenity over ‘rave’ in Swat

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Social media users are baffled over what Malam Jabba police saw was 'immoral' about students dancing during a harvest festival event at a hotel in Swat. SHO Javed Iqbal, who was the complainant in the case registered against the hotel owner and some 30 to 40 partygoers, stated that the police lodged the case when the video of the event went viral a month later.

Hazara protesters feel betrayed by PM’s blackmail accusation

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January 8th, 2021; By Asim Ahmed Khan; QUETTA; Mourners protesting against the Hazara killings say they are deeply upset by Prime Minister Imran Khan's remarks that their demands were akin to 'blackmail'.

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2,107 Pak prisoners to return home from KSA

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India’s new laws are discriminating against Kashmiris: UN experts

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