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Taxi drivers protest against permit fines

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Nov 7, 2013. Islamabad – The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration assured taxi drivers their demand to allow taxis with Rawalpindi permits to drive in the capital would be met in “three to four days.” The administration’s claim came after hundreds […]

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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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Police respond to nine burglaries

This story was first published in the Columbia Missourian on Oct 24, 2010. COLUMBIA — Nine burglaries were reported over the weekend. The incidents occurred between Saturday afternoon and early Sunday morning, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department. It is likely that perpetrators took advantage of people leaving their homes for […]

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