Pakistan

Beijing offers cash rewards to unearth foreign spies

Beijing offers cash rewards to unearth foreign spies

By AFP BEIJING:  China’s capital is stepping up a campaign against foreign espionage from Monday, offering rewards ranging from $1,500 to $73,000 to citizens who blow the whistle on suspected spies, state media said. Since taking office in 2013, President Xi Jinping has overseen a raft of laws and campaigns to secure China’s national security […]

NSA hacked Pakistani mobile networks: WikiLeaks

NSA hacked Pakistani mobile networks: WikiLeaks

By Tech Desk Whistleblowing organisation WikiLeaks has claimed US National Security Agency operators have been spying on Pakistani mobile networks. The revelation came as a hacker group, which had previously released data suggesting the US agency may have been monitoring hundreds of IP addresses in Pakistan, released a new cache of information detailing how the agency accessed private and […]

LAND GRABBING: PUNJAB GOVT ORDERS INQUIRY OF MAIZA HAMEED’S HUSBAND

LAND GRABBING: PUNJAB GOVT ORDERS INQUIRY OF MAIZA HAMEED’S HUSBAND

ISLAMABAD (News Desk) – The Punjab government has on Monday ordered investigation of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maiza Hameed’s husband over land grabbing. Muhammad Umer Arshad, husband of PML-N leader Maiza Hameed is occupying 1587 canal land for the last six years near Head Islam but Canal and Revenue Departments failed to take action […]

TERRORISM AND EXTREMISM HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH ISLAM: IMAM-E-KAABA

TERRORISM AND EXTREMISM HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH ISLAM: IMAM-E-KAABA

LAHORE (News Desk) – Imam-e-Kaaba Sheikh Saleh bin Muhammad Ibrahim has on Monday said that terrorism and extremism has nothing to do with Islam. Addressing the people after leading the Fajr prayers at Mansoora, he said that the Muslims of the whole world see Pakistan as a hope. The Imam-e-Kaaba said that the enemies of […]

PPP GOVT PROVIDED BANNED ORGANIZATION DATA TO UK

PPP GOVT PROVIDED BANNED ORGANIZATION DATA TO UK

ISLAMABAD (News Desk) – In yet another shocking disclosure, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) had in its tenure signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the government of the United Kingdom and provided them the data regarding the banned organization. The cabinet of Yousaf Raza Gillani had given the nod to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) […]

AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SOHAIL AMAN CALLS ON PM NAWAZ

AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SOHAIL AMAN CALLS ON PM NAWAZ

ISLAMABAD (News Desk) – Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has on Monday called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad. During the meeting, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the government will ensure provision of all necessary resources for further advancement of Pakistan Air Force (PAF). The prime minister also appreciated […]

FIRST EDITION OF DAILY 92 NEWS HITS SHELVES

FIRST EDITION OF DAILY 92 NEWS HITS SHELVES

LAHORE (News Desk) – Following the success of first ever hdplus news channel in Pakistan, the Lahore-based 92 News Media group has today launched its Urdu newspaper daily 92 News. 92 News group has launched a national level Urdu language newspaper ‘Daily 92 News’ in order to keep the masses aware of current political and […]

Sindh IGP A.D. Khawaja orders enquiry into Karachi heritage building demolition

Sindh IGP A.D. Khawaja orders enquiry into Karachi heritage building demolition

Our Correspondent Sindh Inspector General Police A.D. Khawaja on Monday launched an enquiry into the demolition of a 100-year-old building inside Jufelhurst School in Karachi’s Soldier Bazaar as citizens and activists are up in arms against the move. The IGP has ordered that a discreet enquiry into the suspected involvement of police officials in the […]

Drug-resistant TB on rise as most patients stop treatment

Drug-resistant TB on rise as most patients stop treatment

THE NEWSPAPER’S STAFF REPORTER LAHORE: Medicines-resistant cases of tuberculosis are on the rise primarily because most patients stop treatment half-way when they have side effects including vomiting, rashes, jaundice and serious nerve damage. In order to check the spread of drug-resistant TB, the fully automated Gene-Xpert machine will be provided at all the district headquarters […]

Politics doesn’t suit honest people: ex-CJP

Politics doesn’t suit honest people: ex-CJP

THE NEWSPAPER’S STAFF REPORTER LAHORE: Former Chief Justice of Pakistan Jawwad S Khawaja says Pakistani politics doesn’t suit the honest people. “Unfortunately, honest people are not successful in Pakistani politics,” he said while speaking at the annual prize distribution ceremony of a welfare high school, run by the TECH Society Club, here on Sunday. Mr […]

A journey with PSO

A journey with PSO

Pakistan State Oil, after a hiatus of almost 10 years, launches a corporate campaign to mark its 40 years in business. Pakistan State Oil (PSO), after a hiatus of almost 10 years, recently launched a corporate campaign to mark 40 years in business. What makes this campaign different is that for the first time, the […]

Amjad Sabri’s family plans to leave Pakistan due to ‘security fears’

Amjad Sabri’s family plans to leave Pakistan due to ‘security fears’

Our Desk The family of slain qawwal Amjad Sabri is trying to leave the country due to reservations over security. Azmat Sabri, while speaking to Dawn.com, confirmed that the family is “trying to leave Pakistan.” “We feel we are being watched,” he said, explaining why his family is relocating. He clarified that the family has […]

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