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Court begins reading out Avenfield corruption reference verdict in closed courtroom

Court begins reading out Avenfield corruption reference verdict in closed courtroom

The accountability court has started reading out the highly anticipated verdict in the Avenfield corruption reference filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against the Sharif family. Judge Mohammad Bashir and the lawyers involved in the case have returned to the jam-packed courtroom. The media is not being allowed inside as the judge conducts a […]

Spain blame game begins after World Cup penalty heartache

Spain blame game begins after World Cup penalty heartache

Spain’s World Cup roller-coaster ride finally ground to a halt on Sunday and the finger-pointing began after their third consecutive failure at a major tournament. Following humiliation at the hands of the Netherlands in 2014 and a limp defeat to Italy at Euro 2016, this was perhaps the most galling exit of all, given it came at […]

Pompeo begins talks with Kim’s right-hand man ahead of nuclear summit

Pompeo begins talks with Kim’s right-hand man ahead of nuclear summit

NEW YORK ; Kim Jong Un s right-hand man began talks with President Donald Trump s top diplomat on Wednesday amid a scramble to organize next month s historic nuclear summit between the North Korean and US leaders.Kim Yong Chol, a veteran Pyongyang power player and a member of the young autocrat s inner circle, flew in on an […]

IS begins quitting last pocket of Syria’s capital

IS begins quitting last pocket of Syria’s capital

BEIRUT :Islamic State group fighters began evacuating their final stronghold in southern Damascus on Sunday, a monitor said, bringing Syria s government closer than ever to flushing out the last threat to the capital. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has used a combination of military pressure and evacuation deals in recent months to recapture territory around the […]

Sindh Food Authority begins crackdown against substandard food in Karachi

Sindh Food Authority begins crackdown against substandard food in Karachi

KARACHI: The Sindh Food Authority, a year after the provincial assembly passed a law for provision of safe and hygienic food to the people, has finally become functional in Karachi. The Sindh Assembly, on March 8, 2017, had passed into law the Sindh Food Authority Act, 2017. Last month, the Sindh Food Authority was finally […]

Rawalpindi; Brighto Paints cool & cool National One Day Cup- Regions 2017-18 Round Three begins at Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi; Brighto Paints cool & cool National One Day Cup- Regions 2017-18 Round Three begins at Rawalpindi

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak; January, 29, 2018 Rawalpindi; Brighto Paints cool & cool National One Day Cup- Regions 2017-18 Round Three begins at Rawalpindi PINDI CRICKET STADIUM Fata Region 311-9 in 50 overs: (Khushdil Shah 93, 80 balls, 5xz4s, 6x6s, Sohail Akhtar 85, 55 balls, 7x4s, 6x6s, Fawad Khan 40, 42 balls, 5x4s, 2x6s, Muhammad Imran 4-38, […]

National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed in Chair which was adjourned till Thursday 10:30am

National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed in Chair which was adjourned till Thursday 10:30am

Asghar Ali Mubarak : January 17, 2018 Islamabad: National Assembly Session held with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed in Chair. The Session of the National Assembly has been adjourned to meet again on Thursday, the 18th January, at 10:30 a.m.    

National Assembly Session held Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair, which was adjourned till Tuesday 4:00pm

National Assembly Session held Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair, which was adjourned till Tuesday 4:00pm

National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair. Islamabad(News Desk) National Assembly Session begins with Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi in Chair. Assembly members from different parties  participated in the session. The Session of the National Assembly has been adjourned to meet again on Tuesday, the 16th January 2018 at 4:00 p.m.   […]

China ban on ivory sales begins Sunday, aims to curb elephant poaching

China ban on ivory sales begins Sunday, aims to curb elephant poaching

  HONG KONG: A ban on ivory sales in China, the world’s largest importer and end user of elephant tusks, takes effect on Sunday with wildlife activists calling it a vital step to reducing the slaughter of the endangered animals. China has made a big push to eradicate ivory sales and demand has fallen since early 2014 because of […]

Devotees throng Qalandar’s shrine as 765th Urs begins

Devotees throng Qalandar’s shrine as 765th Urs begins

SEHWAN: While the 765th Urs of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar got under way peacefully amid extraordinary security arrangements in the wake of a suicide bombing at the shrine some three months ago, nearly half a dozen people died in Sehwan on Monday when mercury soared to 47 degrees centigrade. Traditionally, the chief minister inaugurates the […]