India’s top court moves rape, murder trial of 8-year-old out of IoK

India’s top court moves rape, murder trial of 8-year-old out of IoK

India’s Supreme Court on Monday ordered the trial of eight men accused of the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl to be moved out of occupied Kashmir after her family and lawyer said they faced death threats. The girl, from a nomadic Muslim community that roams the forests of Indian-occupied Kashmir, was drugged, held […]

CJP performing duties of government, Imran says

CJP performing duties of government, Imran says

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan on Monday said the country’s chief justice was performing the duties of the government. Imran, while addressing a press conference in the federal capital, requested the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar to constitute a committee to assess the performance of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government. “The chief justice […]

SC rejects Aslam Beg, Asad Durrani’s review petitions in Asghar Khan case

SC rejects Aslam Beg, Asad Durrani’s review petitions in Asghar Khan case

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the review petitions of former army chief General Mirza Aslam Beg and former Inter-Services Intelligence DG Lieutenant General Asad Durrani against the 2012 Asghar Khan case judgment. A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar, was hearing the review petitions filed by […]

Will give everything to stay unbeaten, says Barca’s Digne

Will give everything to stay unbeaten, says Barca’s Digne

Digne, speaking exclusively to AFP, said finishing the campaign undefeated has now become key. “It’s that consistency, it shows the hard work of the whole group throughout the season, it’s huge,” said Digne. “Of course, this is a record the team now wants to go for. It is important for us and we will give […]

Toll rises to 7 after earthquake in South African mine

Toll rises to 7 after earthquake in South African mine

JOHANNESBURG: An earthquake that hit a South African gold mine claimed a total of seven lives, its owner said Saturday, after rescue operations were completed at the site outside Johannesburg. The epicentre of the 2.2-magnitude quake was close to where the miners were working on Thursday, and 13 employees were trapped about three kilometres (two […]

Shadab Khan Takes Six Wickets During First Warm Up Match

Shadab Khan Takes Six Wickets During First Warm Up Match

Spinner Shadab Khan bagged six wickets as Pakistan dismissed Northamptonshire for 259 on day one of their warm-up match at Wantage Road. Shadab removed five of Northants’ top seven, including top-scorer Adam Rossington (90), and also ran out their No 3, Luke Procter, according to Sky Sports. Rossington impressed for Northants, striking eight fours and […]

Indian Forces Martyred Four Kashmiri Youth Today

Indian Forces Martyred Four Kashmiri Youth Today

Four young Kashmiri martyred in recent act of terriorism by Indian soldiery in Srinagar, The troops killed three youth during a violent cordon and search operation in Chattabal area of Srinagar, Indian Occupied Kahmir. Meanwhile, massive protests, marked by clashes between the demonstrators and the Indian forces’ personnel, erupted in Chattabal and its adjoining areas. […]

“Association of Friends of Pakistan” launched in a meeting held at Embassy of Pakistan in France

“Association of Friends of Pakistan” launched in a meeting held at Embassy of Pakistan in France

Paris, 4th May, 2018: The first ever advocacy group, the “Association of Friends of Pakistan” was launched during a simple yet impressive ceremony held in the Embassy of Pakistan in Paris yesterday. The ceremony was attended by a large number of people including former French Ambassadors to Pakistan, representatives of French companies doing business in […]

FO denies handing over Dr Shakeel to US

FO denies handing over Dr Shakeel to US

ISLAMABAD ;Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal on Wednesday categorically rejected the possibility of handing over Dr Shakeel Afridi to the United States. In a statement issued on Thursday, the foreign office spokesman announced that there were no chances of deal with the US over Dr Shakeel Afridi. He also denied reports of handing Afridi […]

UAE ambassador meets COAS: ISPR

UAE ambassador meets COAS: ISPR

United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Pakistan Hamad Al Zaabi met Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The military’s media wing said that matters pertaining to mutual interest and the ongoing UAE-funded projects in Pakistan came under discussion. During the meeting, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) […]