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Previous bookshops’ uncommon collections attract readers

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LAHORE: Previous books have gotten more and more standard amongst e-book readers because of a lot of components together with low-cost costs, the need for authenticity, and the perceived worth of older editions.

Secondhand bookstores — equivalent to Nazir Uncommon and Vintage Bookshop in Lahore — are specialised in promoting uncommon books which carry a variety of previous books, first editions, restricted editions, and different uncommon or hard-to-find titles.

Speaking to the Related Press of Pakistan on Tuesday, a buyer, Saeed Ahmed, mentioned that previous e-book outlets is usually a excellent place for e-book collectors to search out uncommon or hard-to-find titles, in addition to for people who find themselves on the lookout for an inexpensive solution to construct their private library.

He mentioned many aged bookshops additionally carry different sorts of vintage objects, equivalent to maps, prints, and different collectables which make them a vacation spot for collectors of every kind.

A pupil, Sara Aftab, mentioned that many aged bookshops purchase books from the general public and that turns into a great way for individuals to promote the previous books that they not need and make some more money to commerce for different books.

She mentioned previous bookshops are a terrific useful resource for anybody considering accumulating or studying previous books. She mentioned previous bookshops provide a variety of titles at inexpensive costs and supply a singular procuring expertise for e-book lovers and collectors.

A analysis scholar at Federal Urdu College of Arts, Sciences and Expertise in Islamabad whereas commenting on the previous books mentioned that numerous publishers are providing as much as 50 % low cost on the brand new books whereas house owners of previous bookshops buy the books at a less expensive worth to resell them to needy readers at greater revenue margins.

When contacted by the press, the proprietor of an previous bookshop within the F-10 sector of Islamabad, Nadeem Iqbal mentioned they buy used books on the quarter worth and resell them at half worth.

He mentioned that the publishers provide a reduction on the books that are printed within the bulk however such gross sales lack selection. He mentioned that the gathering of previous e-book outlets, selection, previous editions, and uncommon collections make such retailers standard among the many public.

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RDA launches anti-enforcement operation towards land mafia

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RAWALPINDI: Police together with officers of Enforcement Division of Rawalpindi Growth Authority (RDA) on Friday launched anti enforcement operation towards land mafia in Mandowal space of Chontra and demolished the bunkers of criminals related to an unlawful housing society.

Likewise, a heavy contingent of police and Elite Pressure commandos, below the supervision of SP Saddar Division Bilal Mehmood Sulehri additionally carried out a search operation in Ladian to flush out terrorists and anti social parts from the areas.

Individually, two cops of Dolphin Pressure additionally suffered bullet accidents when unknown assailants opened indiscriminate firing on them at Chakri Street.

Based on sources, police, following orders of Metropolis Police Officer (CPO) Syed Shehzad Nadim Bukhari, and Enforcement Division of RDA carried out an operation towards the unlawful infrastructures constructed by homeowners of unlawful housing societies to present refuge to militants to seize public land and to launch assault on police  events. Throughout operation, the bunkers constructed by militants in unlawful housing society Blue World Metropolis have been demolished with heavy equipment.

CPO Syed Shehzad Nadim Bukhari said that strict motion is being taken towards the land mafia and homeowners of unlawful housing societies concerned in land grabbing and fuelling terror in Chontra by harbouring terrorists allegedly linked with banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) Pakistan.

Then again, police and Elite Pressure Commandos lunched search operation in Ladian to flush out terrorists and different criminals parts.

On Chakri Street, two cops of Dolphin Pressure got here below heavy gunfire by armed assailants driving on a bike. After committing crime, the attackers managed to flee from scene. Heavy contingent of police rushed to the crime scene and cordoned off the world. A supply disclosed that Dolphin power cops stopped two suspects driving on bike for checking once they fired at them. Resultantly, cops suffered bullet accidents and was taken to hospital.

Police are investigating the matter.

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SAPM’s suggestion for recruitment of 31 youth turned down by Capital Police

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By Ejaz Arshad Cheema

ISLAMABAD: Islmabad Police has rejected orders of Particular Assistant to Prime Minister Sardar Shahjahan Yousaf for appointment of 31 youth of his space in Capital Police as Constables.

Paperwork out there with Pakistan In the present day states that Islamabad police in reply to SAPM’s letter said that the recruitment course of within the ICT Police is honest and clear and any suggestion or reference shall not be useful for any candidate for his recruitment. The Police mentioned that each candidate has to undergo a prescribed aggressive course of with none distinction or favour.

therefore, the communique mentioned that the Capital Police shall full the method as per the legislation and recrcuitment procedures already in place and any suggestion shall not be entertained.

Earlier, Particular Assistant to Prime Minister Sardar Shahjahan had reportedly really helpful 31 candidates to IG Islamabad Akbar Nasir Khan for appointment as constables in Islamabad Police.

Based on the official letter signed by Sardar Shahjahan Yousaf, the SAPM had really helpful Muhammad Shakeel, Imran Ahmed, Wajahat Khalid, Muhammad Nazir, Muhammad Usman, Noman Ali, Muhammad Yasir, Muhammad Nazir, Hamza Shabir, Uzair Rashid, Ishaq Khan, Anas Imtiaz, Umar Habib, Muhammad Shakeel, Umar Shafiq, Muhammad Faraz, Muhammad Sajjad, Hanzla, Muhammad Nawaz, Muhammad Munir, Muhammad Sajjad, Muhammad Zaheer, Muhammad Zahid, Rashid Ahmad, Muhammad Khalid, Afaq-ul-Zaman, Muhammad Waqar, Ehtisham Anwar, Muhammad Asif, Abdul Rasheed, Muhammad Owais, Zia ur Rehman and Umer Asghar, Muhammad Ilyas who belonged to KP and Balochistan.

It’s pertinent to notice that Islamabad police had marketed 1668 posts of constables in October 2022 subsequently, a video has went viral on social media which depicts 1000’s of candidates showing within the exams.

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Pindi Police arrests 13 suspects, recovers arms, ammunition in Chauntra operation

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RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi Police on the instructions of Metropolis Police Officer (CPO) Syed Shehzad Nadeem Bukhari, performed a search operation in Chauntra space, arrested some 13 suspects and recovered a big amount of arms and ammunition.

The search operation was performed on homes within the neighborhood of personal housing societies, the Police spokesperson stated.

The search operation was headed by SDPO Saddar Waqar Azim, SHO Chauntra, SHO Chakri and particular elite groups participated within the exercise.

The search operation was performed within the areas of Ladian, Khengar and Sangral.

The arrested accused included Faizan, Azhar, Sherbaz, Wajid, Abid, Salman, Shoaib, Sajid, Saleem, Hasan, Adnan, Sajid and Mikail.

The weapons recovered from the possession of the accused had been a lightweight machine gun (LMG), Kalashnikov 5, 8mm three, rifle 12 bore three, and 30 bore pistol, magazines and cartridges.

CPO Syed Shehzad Nadeem Bukhari appreciated SDPO Saddar, SHOs Chauntra and Chakri and the workforce.

“The aim of the search operation is to take motion towards felony parts and unlawful arms,” the CPO stated.

The Police would proceed crackdown on encroachment mafia and arms throughout Rawalpindi together with Chauntra, he added.

The CPO added that the Police would cope with the occupation mafia and those that play with human lives with iron palms.

“The motion is a transparent message for the mafia, supremacy of regulation can be ensured,” CPO Syed Shehzad Nadeem Bukhari stated.

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