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‘Tales of the Coronary heart’ continues to draw artwork lovers



ISLAMABAD: A solo portray exhibition “Tales of the Coronary heart” by the outstanding artist Atif Khan at Tanzara Artwork Gallery (TAG) continues to draw the artwork lovers by means of his distinctive portrayal of socio-political and cultural narratives.

The exhibition was inaugurated by the Vice Chancellor, the Nationwide School of Arts (NCA), Professor Dr. Murtaza Jafri, and can proceed until November 09.

Noshi Qadir, curator of Tanzara Artwork Gallery (TAG) stated as a up to date image-maker, Khan pushes his creative limits by means of diverse creative ideas and visible explorations of social-political and cultural points.

The work of the famous artist Atif Khan interweaves Islamic miniature portray with fashionable geometric design and well-liked tradition which efficiently creates mysterious narratives by means of his juxtapositions of Mughal period figures inside mandala-like landscapes, she stated and added that by means of his distinctive paintings, Atif Khan had constructed a singular visible vocabulary of interweaving storytelling that addresses itself by means of a soul looking course of.

Noshi Qadir stated that Atif Khan’s work had been broadly exhibited at house and overseas and was a part of non-public and public collections worldwide. He’s a recipient of quite a few prestigious worldwide awards and has participated in workshops and residencies domestically and globally, she added.

Atif Khan’s work has been a part of collections particularly on the Bradford Museum, UK, Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada, Sharjah Artwork Museum UAE, and the Islamic Museum of Australia Melbourne, Australia.

He has a number of solo exhibits to his credit score in Pakistan, UK, Jordan, Switzerland and India in addition to participated in quite a few group exhibits. In 2015, he gained the Lahore Biennale foundations Open Name competitors and developed the monumental sites-specific set up ‘Metropolis inside a Metropolis’ on the Chowk Istanbul in Lahore, Pakistan.

Alongside together with his creative observe, Khan is a school member on the prestigious Nationwide School of Artwork in Lahore, Pakistan since 2005 and serving as Assistant Professor within the Division of Tremendous Arts.



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RDA launches anti-enforcement operation towards land mafia



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



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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Previous bookshops’ uncommon collections attract readers



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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