Pakistan

Nation will decide new government, says PM Abbasi

Nation will decide new government, says PM Abbasi

HAVELIAN:Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday has said that the nation will give vote to the politics of service, development and decency which are the hallmark of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).Reviewing the progress of Havelian-Thakot motorway project, Abbasi said that the new government will be formed as per nation’s decision. I am happy […]

Maryam says she has been dragged to court to pressurise Nawaz Sharif

Maryam says she has been dragged to court to pressurise Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD :Maryam Nawaz while detailing her appearance in NAB court on Tuesday said that she has been dragged to court to pressurise her father Nawaz Sharif.Speaking at a press conference in Islamabad, Maryam told that her statement was recorded before the court in the past three days and she answered 127 questions.“When the first verdict of […]

Zia’s letter cannot be made part of judicial record as evidence: Maryam

Zia’s letter cannot be made part of judicial record as evidence: Maryam

ISLAMABAD:Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz said that the letter of Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) head Wajid Zia that was submitted on July 3, 2017 cannot be made part of judicial record as evidence in Avenfield reference. During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Maryam Nawaz recorded her statement, saying that the […]

Abbasi, Shah meet again to discuss name of caretaker PM

Abbasi, Shah meet again to discuss name of caretaker PM

ISLAMABAD:Meeting between Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and opposition leader in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah to discuss name of caretaker PM has been concluded today (Monday). Sources said that government had contacted opposition again in this regard and it is expected that PM Abbasi and Khursheed Shah would announce the name of interim […]

PML-N is only party that has worked for nation’s welfare: Nawaz

PML-N is only party that has worked for nation’s welfare: Nawaz

ISLAMABA;Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday has said that brother of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) senator is being made Chief Minister (CM). Informally talking to media, Nawaz Sharif said Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is the only party that has worked for the welfare of the nation, asking PTI Chief Imran Khan to tell if he has […]

Caretaker Punjab CM: Shehbaz Sharif to meet Mahmood-ur-Rasheed for second time

Caretaker Punjab CM: Shehbaz Sharif to meet Mahmood-ur-Rasheed for second time

LAHORE;Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Shehbaz Sharif will hold a second meeting with Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Mahmood-ur-Rasheed to decide the name of caretaker CM. Both will consult over the new names chosen by the government and opposition. Sources say that speaker Punjab Assembly Rana Muhammad Iqbal, provincial law minister Rana Sanaullah and deputy […]

Karachi likely to brave hot weather from Tuesday, warns Met Office

Karachi likely to brave hot weather from Tuesday, warns Met Office

KARACHI: After few days of relief, Karachiites should roll up their sleeves again for another spell of heatwave likely to start in the city from Tuesday. The Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD) in its latest weather alert said that residents of the city are likely to experience hot to very hot weather from Tuesday to Thursday. The […]

PM inaugurates Gilgit Baltistan Assembly building

PM inaugurates Gilgit Baltistan Assembly building

GILGIT: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Sunday inaugurated the newly constructed building of Gilgit Baltistan Legislative Assembly in Gilgit. The state of the art assembly building has been completed at a cost of Rs910 million. Earlier, upon his arrival the prime minister was received at Gilgit Airport by Governor Mir Ghazanfar Ali Khan, Chief […]

Sons beat up elderly mother, leave her in trash heap in Sukkur

Sons beat up elderly mother, leave her in trash heap in Sukkur

SUKKUR: An 80-year old woman was found in a trash heap near Sukkur’s Bus Terminal in a semiconscious state after allegedly being beaten up by her stony-hearted sons, ARY News reported. According to details, the sons of the elderly woman left her at a garbage dump after allegedly subjecting her to torture over a domestic […]

Federal govt yet to release Rs166 bn to Sindh, says Murad

Federal govt yet to release Rs166 bn to Sindh, says Murad

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the center has been dragging its feet to release Rs166bn to the provincial government. Addressing a ceremony here, he said: “Development is impossible without peace. It is due to the security measures taken by the provincial government that the cases of kidnapping for ransom have […]

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