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LDA has uncovered more plots in Lahore

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LDA has uncovered 49 more plots in Lahore with various sizes in phase II of Johar town during the auditing of land documents. LDA has deputed a team of Strategic Policy Unit(SPU) for the case of land auditing. The total number of uncovered plots is 49 of phase II and the worth of these plots is One Billion Rupees. These plots are situated at G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, J-1, J-2, J-3 and Block H. LDA is also going to verify another 100 plots in other blocks. There are no official documents of payments and most of the owners did not clear the dues and they have physical possessions of the plots. The Lahore Development Authority has uploaded the list of these plots in Lahore on their official website and also provided the information to print media. LDA officials said.

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Commercial Plots Auctioned by CDA in Islamabad

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The Capital Development Authority CDA has started auction of 8 commercial plots in Islamabad on December 14, 2016, in Islamabad. Every commercial plot will be sold to the highest bidder.The starting bid for eight commercial plots was 3.75 billion. On the first day G-11, I-8 Markaz, Diplomatic Enclave and D-12 were auctioned by CDA. As per CDA, Spokesman, “A large number of investors are here and they are happy to participate in the auction because of the friendly policies of the CDA administrative department”. CDA has formed a committee of nine members who will review and decide all the auction bids, CDA Member Finance Dr. Fahad Aziz supervised the auction proceedings.  Member (Planning), Deputy  DG (Finance), Dy DG (L&E), Dy DG (Law), Director (UP), Director (RP), Director Public Relations and Director Estate Management-II of CDA were amongst the 9 committee members. The Chairman CDA and Mayor of Islamabad Sheikh Anser…

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Fitdiction- Another Big Step Towards Physical Fitness & Awareness | fitdiction

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The healthcare industry is booming in Pakistan; not to mention the physical fitness departments. A growing major concern among the citizens of Islamabad and Rawalpindi is regarding their personal vigor and competence. After all, health is wealth! Taking that thought under consideration, one of the best fitness spots in Islamabad is the Fitdiction Gym located in F8. Undoubtedly, this is probably the one most worthy of your time, energy and money. Fitdiction isn’t just an ordinary gymnasium where everyone can go to lift weights and let all their routine stress out. However, much like Better Bodies, Fitdiction has a wide variety of facilities aimed strictly at improving the body’s overall health. This particular gym brings together state of the art equipment and trainers that will give you the motivation and inspiration you need to deal with your problems head on. As one of the most high profile and emerging gymnasiums…

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Why F9 Park Islamabad Should Be On Your Weekly-Visit List | f9 park

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Being an Islooite (or Pindiite) you must have been around F9 Park, Islamabad; considering it is one of the largest public parks in the country. The spacious area is an absolute beauty inspired by the love for nature; generously filled with a lot of greenery. The walking track is just perfect for a run (be it once a week, twice or daily). Not only will you feel better but it will help you maintain flexibility. A specific corner of the park is allocated to the famous Mega Zone Family Entertainment Center, also more commonly known as Hotshots. As its name clearly suggests, this recreational club houses a number of amusing spectacles, from bowling to lazer tag. There is even a modern gym for fitness enthusiasts. Perhaps, the best part of this family club is the swimming pool. Covering 20 meters of length, it has a maximum depth of 7 feet;…

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New Cafes & Trendy “Naan” Delicacies In Bahria Town & PWD | new cafes

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Until recently, the term ‘naan’ was associated with a type of cooked flattened bread which could be eaten with any gravy or even on its own. Only now the idea of the naan was innovatively modified to be a whole meal in itself. If you’ve been around Islamabad, then you might have heard the term ‘Nutella Naan’ at least once. In the twin cities, different “naan-stops” and new cafes have opened to serve unique savory naans to local foodies. Such stops have also begun to serve in Bahria Town, Rawalpindi and have quickly made their way to success. At present, there are three naan stops running in the vicinity of Bahria Town, Police Foundation and PWD. Without a doubt, these eateries around the block are enough to keep you coming back for more! Naan Street is on the outskirts of Bahria Town, in the end of Phase 5 that connects…

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Tenants, Double-Check Before Moving Into Your New Apartment | new apartment

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Moving into a new place comes with all its charms and hassles. The experience of being a tenant might lead you to guide so many others on what to do and what not to do when moving to a new apartment. If you’re on the renter side more often, there’s a whole lot you should know before you make any deals with landlords. The following paragraphs distinctly explain the measures that all tenants and prospective renters need to take before actually finalizing their rental contract with the owners.   First off, thoroughly examine the environment of the place you find. Look out for security issues around the area and research about better environment settings for the new apartment. Once you’ve locked on to a place, be wary of what the proprietor of the land is facilitating you with and what you need to be facilitated with. When you make the…

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Farq- The Leading Architects & Interior Designers In Islamabad | interior designers in Islamabad

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If you’re looking for the best interior designers in Islamabad, you’ve come to the right place. Located at the Emirates Tower in F-7 Markaz, Islamabad is Farq. Farq constitutes a team of devoted professionals qualified in architecture, design and interior management. The company was founded in 2011, and even though most of the founding members are now running solo or working in international enterprises, Farq is still going strong. The company works with experienced associates and partners that include contractors and engineers. Even though the company is very young, Farq has made a name for itself through the unique masterpieces it has to offer. The leading company has managed to come a long way in a very short span of time. They are equipped with the appropriate man power and skilled labor to take on projects of any scale, big or small. The company also provides services in different areas…

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SMARTS Fitness Club Boasts Its Very Own Health-Oriented Cafe | fitness club

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If there’s one thing that the residents of Islamabad care about, it’s their health and fitness; hands down. This is quite evident from the increasingly popular 42-day challenge that has brought many of the locals up on their feet and out for regular, intense exercise. Apart from such mass workout programs, Safa Gold Mall has one major utility to offer; and that is the SMARTS Health and Fitness club. It is a reputable club which provides the solutions to all kinds of physical fitness-related health problems. Using only state of the art equipment and outstanding machinery under one roof, the fitness club has the finest experts known in the twin cities. These specialists are carefully selected to provide undivided attention to all their clients and customers, whether they are present for group classes or individual ones. The classes offer the following programs: ⎫ Yoga for all ages ⎫ Weight loss…

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The Global Housing Crisis: Micro Housing Is the Remedy | micro housing

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Recent studies indicate that by the year 2030, an estimated 3 billion more people will require housing. There seems to be only one plausible solution- micro housing. How to define a micro house? It’s not that simple as there is no correct definition for the term. However, they all have one aspect in common: very limited area having maximum utilisation. If you really think about it, the world is in a bit of a housing crisis. Given the figures, approximately 100 million of the total population is homeless. Add to that 1.6 billion living in faulty housing under poor conditions. Low-grade housing in South Asia makes for 50% of the total urban density. For Latin America, it is 25%. The famous Diogene micro housing solution by Renzo Piano measures a total of 7.5 square meters yet provides all the necessities of a modern life: a desk, toilet and renewable energy devices…

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These 6 Structures Top the List of Weird Buildings In The World! | weird buildings

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You may have had the chance to see some of the most beautiful, oldest or largest homes around the world. But how about the weirdest? Yes, there are some insanely peculiar and bizarre houses out there just waiting for you to visit! Check out this list of weird buildings.  Upside Down House in Trassenheide Germany With even the furniture positioned upside-down, this house was built as a tourist attraction in 2008. The unconventional home was designed by Polish architects. Klaudiusz Golos and Sebastian Mikiciuk wanted visitors to be able to see household items from a completely different perspective; literally! The Dancing Building in Prague, Czech Republic Formerly known as Fred and Ginger, the Dancing House was a combined effort put forward by Croatian-Czech architect, Vlado Milunic. and Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry. Built on an empty riverfront, the house was designed in the year 1992 but went to completion in 1996….