Friday, October 19, 2018

Recommencement of Pak India talks imperative for peace; says Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has sad that the resumption of comprehensive dialogue with India to address all outstanding issues are the need of the hour. He was speaking to German Chancellor Dr. Angela...

Pakistan to take loan from IMF; says Siraj

LAHORE: Ameer, Jamaat-e-Islami, Senator Sirajul Haq, has said it appeared that the PTI government had decided to approach the IMF and the increase in taxes and utilities rates was meant to fulfill its conditions. While...

Central Asian, ME countries ready to invest in CPEC; says Omar Ayub

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Power Omar Ayub Khan has said Pakistan and China are enjoying deep, historical, strategic, economic and people-to- people relations which would be cemented further in future. The China Pakistan Economic Corridor...

Punjab govt suspends SP Adyala Jail, Hanif Abbasi shifted to Attock prison

RAWALPINDI: The Punjab provincial Interior Ministry removed Saeed Ullah Gondal Superintendent Adyala Jail and five others on the recommendations of two members probe committee. According to details, a video went viral exhibiting a group of...

All hopes dashed, Jahangir Tareen’s petition rejected, will remain disqualified

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down the review petition filed by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Khan Tareen against his lifetime disqualification. In December 2017, Tareen had been disqualified under Article 62(1)(f)...

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...

Tahir-ul- Qadri to challenge LHC’s verdict

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek Chief (PAT) Allama Tahir Ul Qadri on Wednesday announced to challenge Lahore High Court’s (LHC) verdict, pertaining  to Model Town Case, in Supreme Court. “How would justice be served without...

LHC rejects petition to summon Nawaz, Shahbaz in model town case

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday rejected two sets of appeals challenging a trial court’s decision on a private complaint of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT)/Idara Minhajul Quran regarding the 2014 Model Town...

Farooq Sattar to challenge victory of Amir Liaqat

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Dr. Farooq Sattar has announced that he will challenge the results of Amir Liaqat’s NA-245 constituency during the July 25 elections. Speaking to the media in the metropolis, the MQM-P...

Dollar-based saving certificates to be issued for overseas Pakistanis No financial emergency, will...

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar has dispelled the notion that Pakistan is facing a financial emergency and said that there is no need to rush to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout."Pakistan is not...