Day archives: January 9th, 2017

Transgender population to be counted in population census for first tim

Transgender population to be counted in population census for first time Tauqir Ghumman — Updated a day ago For the first time in the history of Pakistan, the country’s transgender community will be included in the national population census. The Lahore High Court on Monday instructed the federal government, National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) …

Transgenders to be included in the next national census

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) instructed the federal government and the relevant departments and ministries to include the transgender community in the next national population census. The court was hearing a case filed by petitioner Waqar Ali, a transgender who had submitted the petition at the high court. In her petition she asked for …

Transgender communuity to be counted in national census for first time

Transgender communuity to be counted in national census for first time By News Desk Published: January 9, 2017 The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday ruled that the transgender community should be included in the national population census, Express News reported. Hearing a petition against non-inclusion of members of the transgender community in the census, LHC Chief …

Three killed BY ARMY ATTACK

By Zahid Rafiq SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir Three construction workers were killed in a suspected militant attack early Monday close to the boundary between Indian and Pakistan in the Akhnoor sector of Jammu and Kashmir. According to Indian police sources, the attack was carried out at around 2.00 am Monday (2030GMT Sunday) on a General …

Nawaz’s income source in Panama leak case hearing

ISLAMABAD: The larger bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa recommenced hearing the Panama Leaks case on Monday. During the hearing, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) counsel Naeem Bukhari brought forward evidence related to the beneficial ownership of the London flats. The lawyer said that Hussain Nawaz had gifted Rs 810 million to …