Saturday, March 23, 2019

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia to take effective measure to boost ties and cooperation

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday expressed his gratitude to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman for issuing prompt directivesfor the release of about 2,107 Pakistanis jailed in Saudi Arabia. In a...

Sajid Javid pledges more funding for police to meet their challenges

LONDON: Home secretary Sajid Javid has promised to ensure police officers have the resources they need to meet their challenges. He pledged in his first speech to the Police Federation to provide the "tools and...

Lahore police barred from firing at vehicles that don’t stop at checkpoints LHC summons...

LAHORE: In the wake of Sahiwal firing incident, a new standard operating procedure (SOP) has been put in place for police officers that bars them from firing at a vehicle if it...

Interpol refuses to issue red warrant against Musharraf, SC summons 10-year record details of...

ISLAMABAD: A special court on Wednesday resumed hearing the high treason case against retired Gen Pervez Musharraf and sought assistance in proceeding with the case if the former military dictator continues to abscond. Secretary Interior...

SC seeks details of assets in case against Asif Zardari , his children within...

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court (SC) has summoned details of assets in respect of Asif Zardari and his children within 15 days.  A 3-member  bench of SC presided over by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian...

Threats to Trump from Pakistan, FIA seeks help in tracking down

ISLAMABAD: Amid confused and mistrust in bilateral Pak-US relations, a new development has emerged and the United States has sought Islamabad’s help in tracing threats to US President Donald Trump originating from Pakistan, the...

Chinese system to be adopted in Pakistan to nab white collar crime Imran...

Nation special report RIYADH: Upset with the unprecedented corruption within the country, Prime Minister Imran Khan has categorically stated to seek advice and to adopt Chinese system to nab white collar crime. In an interview...

Worst act of terrorism: 10 Pakistanis, 5 Indians among 50 martyrs in attacks...

Nation special report CHRISTCHURCH: In a worst act of terrorism in recent history, 10 Pakistanis, 5 Indians among 50 Muslims including 10 Pakistanis and 5 Indians in attacks on two mosques...

Election on July 27, schedule this week, Hussain or Ishtiaq to be caretaker PM?

ISLAMABAD: To meeting the constitutional requirement, election schedule has to be announced latest by this week and according to informed sources, the programme would be announced any day of this week. Similarly, the name...

Names of 172 individuals placed on ECL to be reviewed by committee

ISLAMABAD:  Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday declared that the list containing the names of 172 individuals placed on Exit Control List (ECL) in fake accounts case will be sent to a review...