Monday, October 15, 2018

Dr. Alvi to take oath as 13th president on September 9

ISLAMABAD: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice (r) Sardar Muhammad Raza on Wednesday had officially declared Dr Arif Alvi as the president-elect. In all, 1,110 members of the National and Provincial Assemblies and the Senate...

Ch. Sarwar takes oath as Punjab governor second time

LAHORE: Ch Muhammad Sarwar took oath of office of the governor here on Wednesday at a simple but impressive ceremony held at the Governor House. Chief Justice Lahore High Court Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali...

Imran-Bajwa discusses issues of mutual concern, Bajwa briefs Saudi visit and reshuffling in Army,...

Nation special report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa held a meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan here at PM House on Monday and discussed various issues of mutual concern and...

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...

Nawaz Sharif in Accountability Court; ‘unintentional’ gunfire causes stampede

ISLAMABAD: An accidental gunfire at the hands of a cops escorting convicted former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to the Accountability caused stampede on the occasion of his presence in the court. Personnel of Law...

Pakistan: 2018 general election

MORE than half of Pakistan’s registered voters went to the polls on July 25, 2018 to mark the second consecutive democratic transition of power, clearing the uncertainties over the future of democracy in the...

Pak CJP questions how can army, ISI chiefs take up foreign jobs soon after...

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday wondered how former chiefs of the Pakistan Army and Inter-Services Intelligence could take up foreign jobs without completing the mandatory gap of two years after their retirement. A three-member...

Pakistan running deficit of $2bn a month, don’t expect short-term miracles: Asad Umar

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s finance minister-in-waiting Asad Umar said that he will not rule out loans from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) or borrowing from friendly nations as the country struggles to deal with its latest...

Pakistan again placed on FATF ‘grey list’

Nation special report ISLAMABAD: Despite, Islamabad’s full diplomatic efforts and different strategic plans aimed to eliminate terror financing and terrorism, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Wednesday officially placed Pakistan again on its grey...

New scam in Pakistan Army being defamed by impersonators

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is stated not to be short of scandals and corruptions in various fields of life making innocent people victim. Now, a new scam has been surfaced and this time name of non-other...