Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Special board conducts Nawaz medical checkup in jail

LAHORE:  A three-member special medical board' on Wednesday examined Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in prison. Sharif, 69, who is serving a seven-year imprisonment in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail, was rushed to a hospital...

Bangladesh refuses to accept Pak high commissioner

DHAKA: Diplomatic ties between Pakistan and Bangladesh stooped to new lows after the latter on Tuesday refused to accept Saqlain Syedah’s documents as Pakistan’s High Commissioner to the country and sought a...

Economy will see enduring stability upon completion of PTI’s tenure; says Asad Umar

ISLAMABAD: Federal Finance Minister Asad Umar has said Pakistan's economy was facing three fundamental problems, and any policy the government devised should be tested against the standard of whether the country was moving towards the...

Pakistan says if India will speaks with bullets then will be answered with bullets

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday said that we want peaceful relationship with neighbors but if India will speak with bullets then will be answered with bullets. During the weekly Foreign Office (FO) briefing,...

Pak SC again rejects Bahria Town’s new offer of Rs 315 billion for...

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court of Pakistan has once again turned down 315 billion rupees offer of Bahria Town for regularization of illegal land in Karachi. Bahria Town made this offer in today’s hearing, but the apex...

Ayyan Ali ordered to appear on Feb15

RAWALPINDI: Custom Court while rejecting super model Ayyan Ali pleas on suspension  of her non bailable arrest warrants, permanent exemption from attendance in the court and disposal of case against her has issued orders for...

Pakistan conducts training launch of ballistic missile Nasr

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday "successfully conducted the training launch of Nasr" — a short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile.  According to the ISPR statement, the launch was conducted by Army Strategic Forces Command and was...

Lahore police barred from firing at vehicles that don’t stop at checkpoints LHC summons...

LAHORE: In the wake of Sahiwal firing incident, a new standard operating procedure (SOP) has been put in place for police officers that bars them from firing at a vehicle if it...

Justice Khosa has decided about 55,000 cases, including several high-profile ones in 19 years

Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa, who is scheduled to sworn in as the 26th chief justice of Pakistan on Friday (January 18), was born on December 21, 1954 in Dera Ghazi Khan. He is...

Pakistan invites Sikh community to open commercial projects in Nankana-Kartarpur Corridor

Nation special report LONDON: Pakistan Government has offered all amenities and facilities to Sikh community based in the UK and rest of the world to invest in Kartarpur Corridor and make...