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Capital Police fails to comply with State Minister for Interior

Islamabad, November 06 (Online): Islamabad Police failed to follow the directions of Interior Minister to change the influential SHOs. Interior Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi directed former IG Islamabad Jan Muhammad to change SHOs, and investigation officials of operation division during his first visit to Police Headquarter, and ordered to replace them with […]

Pakistan to start talks with IMF today

Islamabad, November 06 (Online): Pakistan to begin talks with the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday over International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout to help end a spiralling current account crisis. IMF delegation is headed by Harald Finger, will stay in Pakistan till November 20, and would finalize the conditions for loan. Ministry of Finance, State Bank […]

Anti-Encroachment Operation Conducted by KMC

KARACHI: Nov 06 – Shopkeepers are standing near the debris of their shops destroyed during the anti-encroachment operation conducted by Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) in Saddar area. Shopkeepers collect remains of their belongings from the debris of their shops destroyed during the anti-encroachment operation conducted by Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) in Saddar area. A view […]

Asia Bibi’s Acquittal

Asia Bibi’s case has finally reached its legal conclusion. Notwithstanding the small formality of a review petition, the scope of which is very narrow (restricted only to “errors floating on the surface of the record”), the case has now been decided, in terms of our Constitution and the law. As was expected, the judgment has […]

Sports anchor Dr Nauman Niaz in London for bone marrow transplant

United Kingdom, November 5, (Online): Renowned sports journalist, Director Sports & Syndication & Head of PTV Sports, Dr Nauman Niaz has been receiving an abundance of love and support from his friends and family ever since the veteran journalist informed them about his ill health and an upcoming bone marrow transplant.   Sports anchor Zainab […]

Irum Azeem Farooque: Sach Bolo Bus

Irum Azeem Farooque talking about the recent protests against the Supreme Court’s decision to acquit Asia Bibi of the blasphemy charges, and the ‘disappointing’ behaviour of the protesters.  

IUKT to be Inaugurated in December

RAWALPINDI, November 05 (Online): Decision has been taken to inaugurate Institute of Urology and Kidney Transplant (IUKT)  in the month of December.   Medical Superintendent (MS) has also been appointed in this institute. Urology and Kidney hospital has been completed. This hospital consists of 400 beds while 30 state of the art machines for kidney […]

CM Mahmood Khan Agrees to Sign Agreement for Rashakai Economic Zone Project

Peshawar, 4th November 2018: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan agreed to sign an agreement on Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode between Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Economic Zone and Management Company and relevant company here in a meeting on public private partnership for Rashakai Economic Zone project at CM Secretariat Peshawar the other day.   Mahmood Khan […]

CM Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Resolved to Settle Gas Supply Problems Permanently

Office of Press Secretary to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Handout No.1 Peshawar 4th November 2018 Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan presided over a meeting in CM Secretariat Peshawar that resolved to settle the gas supply and other allied problems of Kohat Division on permanent basis. The Chief Minister directed to remove irritants in this […]

Protests, Agitation, Long Marches, the Rules of Business

By Maj Gen Nusrat Naeem (retd.)   – While we have embraced this Western form of democracy we have not evolved enough to digest it. – In every sensible democracy obligations are a two way traffic, in Pakistan it is a one way traffic. – Of many disciplines most serious is law and order and […]

Disqualify Shahbaz Sharif on Maligning the Integrity of State Institutions

Ref: No. M&A/CEC/18/2002 3rd November, 2018 The Chief Election Commissioner, Election Commission of Pakistan, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad. The Speaker, National Assembly of Pakistan, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad. The Chairman, National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Attaturt Avenue G-5/2, Islamabad. Director General NAB, Thokar Niaz Baig, NAB Complex, Multan Road, Lahore. Subject: REQUEST TO DISQUALIFY OPPOSITION LEADER […]

Maulana Sami ul Haq Murdered in Rawalpindi

Lahore: Maulana Sami ul Haq murdered in Rawalpindi residence.    Maulana Sami ul Haq was a Pakistani religious scholar as well as former Senator. He is believed to be a member of the Pakistan Senate twice, first between 1985 to 1991 and the second time between 1991 to 1997. The former senator Maulana Sami ul […]