Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Everyone comes to power in Pakistan through ‘deal’, says Asif Zardari

NAWABSHAH:  Former president and Co-Chairperson of Pakistan Peoples Party asif Ali zardari has said that everyone comes to power under a “deal” in Pakistan and so did Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan,...

Two more members of Federal Cabinet take oath

ISLAMABAD: The caretaker government expanded its federal cabinet on Wednesday, with President Mamnoon Hussain administering oath to two additional caretaker ministers. Retired Lt Gen Khalid Naeem Lodhi and Mian Misbahur Rehman took oath in the...

FIA discloses Pakistani banks hacked in security breach

KARACHI: In a shocking revelation, the head of the Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) cybercrime wing has said data from "almost all" Pakistani banks was stolen in a recent security breach. "According to a recent...

Begum Kulsoom Nawaz

As the nation continues to mourn for its beloved and brave lady Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, who was buried in Lahore on Friday, many who knew Pakistan’s “iron lady” describe her a tender-hearted individual with...

Pakistan protests over restriction of diplomats movement in Washington

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has recorded its protest with the United States over restriction of diplomat's movement. Reliable sources told Online Islamabad dispatched a letter to Washington. Sources added that the development came into being after...

Ahsan roll backs Nisar’s counter-terrorism policy

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has roll backed counter-terrorism policies of Chaudhry Nisar, resulted slowing down the implementation of the National Action Plan. Earlier, Ahsan Iqbal had said that the PML-N government's counter-terrorism policies will...

IMF warns Pakistan against ‘excessive loans’ from China

NUSA DUA (Indonesia): IMF’s chief economist Maurice Obstfeld has said that Pakistan has not yet formally approached the International Monetary Fund for financial assistance, but if bailout talks get underway this week, the goal...

Imran Khan wants greater FIA-NAB coordination against white collar crimes

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday emphasized upon the need for greater coordination between Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to fight white collar crimes and other corrupt practices. He was...

Shah Mahmood discusses Kashmir situation with Mirwaiz

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Tuesday spoke with Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Chairman All Parties Hurriyat Conference on phone. The Foreign Minister briefed him on the efforts of the Government of Pakistan...

New policies for welfare of Overseas Pakistanis to be introduced: Zulfiqar Bukhari

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Zulfiqar Hussain Bukhari has said that government would introduce new policies for the welfare of the Overseas Pakistanis. Talking to media...