Monday, July 23, 2018

Criticising judiciary means inviting Army to take over: Aitzaz Ahsan

ISLAMABAD: PPP Senator Aitzaz Ahsan said on Thursday that those attacking the higher judiciary of the country in speeches and rallies were creating the space for a dictator to overthrow the democratic setup. In...

Sirajul Haqu urges CJP to take notice of anomalies in Senate polls

KARACHI: Jamaat-i-Islami chief Senator Sirajul Haq has appealed to the chief justice of Pakistan to take notice of the Senate election where parliamentarians cast votes for their own financial gains and other benefits. He...

Sardar Masood and Gen Bajwa discuss Kashmir strategy at GHQ

RAWALPINDI: Before embarking to Britain on a week-long tour, AJK President Sardar Masood Khan held a detailed meeting with Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ on Friday and discussed...

AJK calls meeting to sort out electricity matter with Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Power Division have agreed to convene expert level meeting on Monday, March 5, 2018 in order to address electricity related matters of AJK. The...

Mushahiddulah and Farooq discuss forest affairs

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Haider Khan meets Federal minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah Khan at Ministry of Climate Change. Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah khan highlighted...

SC dissatisfied over govt report on dual nationality

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court on Thursday expressing dissatisfaction over report of Secretary Establishment regarding dual citizenship of government officers summoned Secretary Foreign Affairs, DG NADRA and Secretary Services of all provinces and also directed the...

Khawaja Asif involved in, financial crimes: Imran writes to NAB chairman

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan has written a letter to Chairman NAB Justice (R) Javed Iqbal stating that Foreign Minister (FM) Khawaja Muhammad Asif is involved in money laundering and financial crimes but NAB...

Claims made by Shahid Masood in Zainab case proved false

ISLAMABAD: Inquiry Committee probing into the claims and disclosures made by anchor person of a private TV channel Dr Shahid Masood in his TV program about Zainab rape and murder case has filed its...

People do not figure in agendas of Sharif, Imran, says Bilawal Bhutto

SUKKUR: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that people’s issues do not figure in the agendas of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf as Mian Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan are...

Abbasi decides to abolish Gilgit-Baltistan Council, transfer powers to assembly

GILGIT: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has decided to abolish the Gilgit-Baltistan Council and transfer its powers to the GB Legislative Assembly. An official of the GB council on condition of anonymity told Dawn that...