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Bilawal Bhutto condemns putting off-air two Bol Network Channels by Federal government

Bilawal Bhutto condemns putting off-air two Bol Network Channels by Federal government

KARACHI, May 3: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto has condemned putting off-air two Bol Network Channels by Federal government through PEMRA and warned Sharif brothers to desist threatening free media. “World is celebrating Press Freedom Day and the Nawaz Sharif government is attacking media on the day” the PPP Chairman said in a statement. […]

IG Sindh services surrendered to federal govt

IG Sindh services surrendered to federal govt

KARACHI: Sindh government has finally decided to surrender the services of Sindh IG Allah Dino Khawaja to the federal government. The provincial government sent a letter to the federal government on Friday and surrendered the services of IG Sindh, while also recommending three names for the post. “I am directed to refer to the subject noted […]

PPP comes out swinging against federal government, accuses it of ‘weakening the federation’

PPP comes out swinging against federal government, accuses it of ‘weakening the federation’

PPP comes out swinging against federal government, accuses it of ‘weakening the federation’ The leader of the opposition in the National Assembly, Khursheed Ahmed Shah, roundly criticised the federal government on Wednesday for its policies, which, he said, are “weakening the federation”. “The prime minister says he learned a lot from his exile, but he […]

PPP rejects bills tabled by federal govt for revival of military courts

PPP rejects bills tabled by federal govt for revival of military courts

PPP rejects bills tabled by federal govt for revival of military courts  TOP SOTRY The PPP on Friday rejected two separate bills pertaining to the reinstatement of military courts presented to parliament by the federal government. The government had tabled the 28th Constitutional Amendment Bill and the Army Act Amendment Bill 2017 for input from […]

Crimes against women on the rise in federal capital

Crimes against women on the rise in federal capital

Crimes against women on the rise in federal capital  CRIME REPORT In a reply submitted to the National Assembly on Friday by Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan, the interior ministry revealed that crimes against women had risen sharply in the federal capital. Last year, Islamabad saw a 160 per cent increase in rape cases, […]

Federal govt borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in three years

Federal govt borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in three years

ISLAMABAD (Yes News) – Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar in his written reply to a call attention notice informed the Upper House of the Parliament that the federal government borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in last three years. Debt on each Pakistani soared by Rs16,865. Statistics further stated that Pakistan borrowed Rs550 billion from International […]

Vice President PPP Senator Sherry Rehman Questions Federal Govt over alleged Mansour Killing

Vice President PPP Senator Sherry Rehman  Questions Federal Govt over alleged Mansour Killing

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2016: Vice President PPP Senator Sherry Rehman called for a careful recalibration of Pakistan’s national security and foreign policy here today, asking the government to explain the delay by the Foreign Office to put out a clear statement on Pakistan’s position and the breach of sovereignty in a drone strike that allegedly […]

Strange Items Confiscated at Kennedy Airport, New York

Strange Items Confiscated at Kennedy Airport, New York

These images are from a set of 1,075 photographs of items detained or seized from passengers or express mail entering the United States from abroad at the New York airport. These photographs were taken at both the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Federal Inspection Site and the U.S. Postal Service International Mail Facility at John […]