Monday, October 15, 2018

Former PTI activist enters Kulsoom’s room to see ‘reality’ , handed over to police...

LONDON: A PTI activist, later identified as Naveed Farouq was caught while entering Begum Kulsoom Nawaz's hospital room to ascertain the ‘reality’ without permission at London's Harley Street Clinic on Saturday, the PML-N sources...

2,965 candidates in run for 160 NA, PA constituencies in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 111...

PESHAWAR: As many as 2,965 candidates are in the run for 160 constituencies of the national and provincial assemblies' seats in different districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for upcoming general election. Following successful completion of the...

UK funds life-saving heat stroke relief camps in Karachi

KARACHI: The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has funded 30 heat stroke relief camps in the most deprived areas of Karachi to provide immediate humanitarian assistance to those in need. To respond to the...

BHC makes operations friendly in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The British High Commission in Islamabad marked World Environment Day by launching a number of initiatives to make its operations in Pakistan more environmentally-friendly. The initiatives include the planting of 80 new trees...

Renault to establish car plant in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: Al-Futtaim Renault Pakistan on Tuesday announced the acquisition of an industrial plot to set-up an automotive plant for the manufacture and assembly of Renault vehicles in Pakistan. The facility will be set up...

Pakistan uses up Chinese trade financing facility to repay debt

ISLAMABAD: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has largely tapped $1.5 billion in additional trade financing facility available under the China-Pakistan currency swap arrangement. This was revealed by sources in the central bank and...

Departure of banned Zulfi Bukhari from Pakistan questioned at every level

ISLAMABAD: Despite been placed on the Exit Control List (ECL), departure of Zulfiqar Hussain Bukhari, aka Zulfi Bukhari to Saudi Arabia for Umrah is one of main issues being discussed in Pakistan. Caretaker Prime...

Musharraf barred from contesting election, SC withdraws permission for not appearing

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday reversed the permission which it had granted to former president Pervez Musharraf to contest the upcoming general election after his lawyer told a five-judge bench that his client...

Nawaz Sharif, Maryam arrive in London

LONDON: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz on Thursday arrived here for a week-long trip to London, where they will spend time with Nawaz's ailing wife, Kulsoom. The father-daughter duo boarded...

PML-N ready to work with Army if voted to power

LAHORE: After criticizing invisible forces and declaring indirectly the Army as aliens, PML-N has now taken U-turn and has categorically hinted to work with the Army. Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed, chairman newly constituted Media Cell...