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NRL player arrested over sexual assault allegation

Sydney, November 19, (Online): Australian rugby league player Jarryd Hayne is being questioned by New South Wales Police over an allegation of sexual assault. The 30-year-old is in custody over the alleged incident with a woman in Hunter Valley, north of Sydney, on 30 September. New South Wales Police confirmed that a 30-year-old man had […]

President AJK visits Air Headquarters, meets Pakistan Air Force Chief

Islamabad: 19 November (ONLINE): Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, paid a visit to the Pakistan Air Force Headquarters where he was received by the Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan.   On his arrival at the PAF Headquarter, the AJK President was presented a guard of honour by […]

Govt striving to bring looted money back to country: Chohan

LAHORE, November 19 (Online): Punjab Information and Culture Minister Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan says the government is striving to bring the looted money back to the country. Addressing a ceremony in Lahore on Monday, he said fifteen thousand fake bank accounts have so far been identified. The Minister said Imran Khan has no property abroad and he […]

Int’l Seerat-un-Nabi Conference begins today in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD, November 19 (Online): Two day International Seerat-un-Nabi (SAWW) Conference will begin today in Islamabad on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW). Prominent scholars from all religions and factions will participate in the conference and would highlight the personality of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)> Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony, Dr Noorul Haq Qadri has […]

Army Chief grieved over death of Ameer Tableeghi Jamaat Haji Abdul Wahab

RAWALPINDI, November 19 (Online): The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has expressed grief on the sad demise of renowned religious scholar and Ameer Tableeghi Jamaat Haji Abdul Wahab. In a statement issued by the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Monday, the COAS shared grief of the bereaved family and the […]

Lahore General Hospital increased number of beds for Gynae patients

Lahore, November 18 (Online):  Administration of Lahore General Hospital has increased number of beds for Gynae patients to double and instead of 115 there would be 230 beds available for them.  Moreover, for Surgical Department 50 beds have also been added and now 170 beds will be there as compare to 120 numbers. Talking in […]

Pakistanis done Rs 1097 billion phone calls in three years

Islamabad, Nov 18 (Online): Pakistanis have set a new record of phone calls as they have done phone calls of Rs 1097 billion during the past three years. It was revealed in the officials’ documents that total 70 million Pakistanis have mobile phones and this was higher percentage in South Asia.  Currently, Pakistan has four […]

Significant round of talks with IMF today

Islamabad, November 18, (Online): The significant round of talks with International Monetary Fund (IMF) will start today (Monday) in Islamabad. According to sources, IMF has recommended amendments in Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR), increase number of filers in country, to impose new taxes of worth more than Rs160bn and increase the interest rates. Also IMF […]

Anti-corruption wing of FIA failed to recover looted amount

Islamabad, November 17, (Online): Anti-corruption wing of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) unable to recover looted amount, only a small amount of Rs740m recovered in the past six months. Official documents revealed that FIA Punjab Zone recovered Rs710m, Islamabad Zone Rs20m,  Balochistan Zone Rs5.8m. Likewise, in the head of court fine FIA Anti-Corruption wing recovered Rs1.9m, […]

No fuel for bikers travelling without helmets

Rawalpindi ,November 16 (Online):The district traffic police on Friday directed to inform all patrol pumps’ owners in Rawalpindi city to not sale fuel to the motorcyclists who are travelling without helmets. The notification states, “You are directed to inform all petrol pumps owners in Rawalpindi city in writing to ensure that fuel is not sold […]

Masood urges students to prepare themselves for future challenges

Rawalakot, November 16(Online):   President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Masood Khan has urged the youth  to prepare themselves for the challenges of the future in a competitive world and to contribute in the national development of the country. He expressed these views while addressing at third convocation of the University of Poonch Rawalakot on […]

Chairman SECP confesses illegal use of authority

Islamabad, November 16 (Online): Chairman Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Tahir Mehmood has admitted illegal use of authority for vested interest and personal secret business before Federal Investigation Agency (FIA). In his confessionary statement, Tahir Mehmood told FIA that during 2002, he favored Tahir Siddiq and Sheikh Barkatullah for establishing their companies through […]