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ITP fines scare taxi drivers

Islamabad – Most cab drivers in the twin cities are often aggressive and they seldom compromise on fare. But these past few days, the drivers, especially those from Rawalpindi, have looked genuinely scared. The source of their fear is a recent crackdown by the Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) on any taxi driving in the federal […]

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NA passes private education regulatory bill

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Jan 24, 2013. Islamabad – The Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA) is all set to get some real powers after the National Assembly passed a bill on Wednesday to keep Islamabad’s private educational institutions (PEIs) in check. The Islamabad Capital Territory […]

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