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Golden shower of Laburnum tree (Amaltas) in Islamabad

By Ishrat Hyatt – Brilliant yellow flowers of the Laburnum tree also known as the ‘Golden Shower’ are medium-sized tree that grows to about 10m in height and can be seen in many places peeking out from the dense green belts in Islamabad.

Centaurus Mall Islamabad

Falling in love with Islamabad city

By Syeda Irum Fatima – Visiting Islamabad after 15 years, I am totally amazed to see so many changes in my city. The innovative infrastructure, new building, parks and recreational areas, shopping malls, has truly transformed Islamabad from the city it was in 2000.

Police academy graduates march during their graduation ceremony in Islamabad. Photo: Reuters

76 women officers among 408 graduating police officers of Pakistan

A new batch of officers were welcomed into the Pakistan police force on Monday at a police academy graduation ceremony in Islamabad. A total of 408 graduating officers including 76 women officers successfully completed nine-month training at the Police College Sihala. The 408 sub-inspectors were appointed out of about 70,000 applicants, including 76 women, through the…