Saturday, October 20, 2018

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...

Plunderers of national kitty raising question about PTI govt mini budget: Naeem ul...

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to the Prime Minister on Political Affairs Naeem ul Haq on Thursday said that the plunderers of National kitty are raising questions about the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government mini budget. Talking to media...

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...

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...

CJP Nisar says Musharraf not to be arrested if he returns to Pakistan to...

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice (CJ) Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday said that former president Pervez Musharraf will not be arrested if he arrives in Pakistan to file his nomination papers for the upcoming general elections. He...

SBP governor says financial sector is instrumental in national development

KARACHI: "The financial sector is instrumental in the National development of a country. The role of the institutions contributing to this sector in various forms needs to be not only highlighted; but duly acknowledged,"...

Eleven-member KPK new cabinet takes oath

PESHAWAR: Eleven members new cabinet of  KPK Governor has taken oath. According to details on Wednesday oath taking ceremony was held in Governor House Peshawar. Acting Governor Mushtaq Ghani administered the oath to eleven...

Punjab govt finding it ‘difficult’ to arrest absconder Khadim Rizvi

LAHORE: The spokesman for Punjab government, Malik Ahmed Khan, said on Wednesday that arresting Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) chief Khadim Hussain Rizvi and other Tehreek-i-Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLYRA) leaders is proving to be difficult...

SC-CJP takes notice of attacks on GB schools

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday took a suo motu notice of the attack on 12 schools in Diamer, District of Gilgit-Baltistan. According to the press statement of the SC spokesperson,...

Senate questions Rs22bn special fund for CPEC projects

ISLAMABAD: A Special Senate Panel on Monday questioned the creation of a Rs22 billion power sector revolving fund as a special arrangement to make preferred payments to power producers and investors under the China-Pakistan...