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Naqeeb’s father raises objection over Rao Anwar’s detention in his home

Naqeeb’s father raises objection over Rao Anwar’s detention in his home

The father of Naqeebullah Mehsud, the Waziristan youth who was shot dead in an alleged fake police encounter, has raised objections over the reasons provided by the police for not keeping former Malir SSP Rao Anwar in jail, and termed it “shocking”. Anwar is the prime suspect in a case pertaining to the extrajudicial killing […]

President Mamnoon back home after four-day Tajikistan visit

President Mamnoon back home after four-day Tajikistan visit

ISLAMABAD;President Mamnoon Hussain returned here Thursday on completion of his four-day official visit to Tajikistan. During the visit, the President met with Tajik leadership and discussed ways to further strengthen the bilateral ties in diverse areas. He also addressed an international conference on “International Decade of Action: Water for Sustainable Development 2018-28.” On the sidelines […]

Karachi: Abandoned mothers long for a chance to be back home for iftar

Karachi: Abandoned mothers long for a chance to be back home for iftar

Old age women in Karachi’s nursing homes spend their days waiting to hear from their families and loved ones. And that longing increases ever more during the month of Ramazan.The silent plight of these mothers reflect the sense of abandonment from their families especially in the month of Ramazan when families come together to fast […]

Old-age home for transgenders opens in Lahore

Old-age home for transgenders opens in Lahore

LAHORE: After the establishment of the first transgender school in Lahore, an old-age home has also been founded in the city for the transgender community where free of cost medical facilities with accommodation will be available. Based in residential rooms, this old-age home has been founded by the provincial capital’s renowned transgender Aashi Butt. Butt said she first […]

Sohail Anwar Siyal re-appointed home minister of Sindh

Sohail Anwar Siyal re-appointed home minister of Sindh

The Sindh government on Tuesday issued a notification for the reshuffling of portfolios in the provincial cabinet, announcing Sohail Anwar Siyal’s appointment as the new provincial interior minister. Siyal will retain the portfolios of the Agriculture and Supply and Prices ministries in addition to his recently allocated portfolio, the notification said. A copy of the […]

ICC Champions Trophy arrives at Edhi home in Karachi

ICC Champions Trophy arrives at Edhi home in Karachi

A month after the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 tour was launched in Dubai, the trophy arrived at the Edhi home in Karachi on Thursday. Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi, who attended the launch ceremony in Dubai, was present at the event at Edhi Home where the trophy was displayed to honour the services of Abdul […]

Communal strife in home state of India’s Modi kills one, 14 hurt

Communal strife in home state of India’s Modi kills one, 14 hurt

REUTERS One person was killed and about 14 injured when violence erupted following a scuffle between Muslim and Hindu school students in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat, a senior administrative official said on Sunday. A crowd of about 5,000 people attacked Muslim residents and set dozens of homes and vehicles on […]

Athletes bring home 16 medals from Special Olympics World Winter Games

Athletes bring home 16 medals from Special Olympics World Winter Games

The 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games concluded in Austria on Saturday, with the Pakistan contingent returning home with an impressive tally of 16 medals. Over 3,000 Special Olympics athletes from 110 countries participated in the 2017 Winter Games. The games ended with a colourful ceremony in the Austrian city of Graz on Saturday. Pakistani […]

South Korea’s Park goes home after 14-hour interrogation in graft probe

South Korea’s Park goes home after 14-hour interrogation in graft probe

Web Desk Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye left prosecutors’ offices early on Wednesday after being questioned in an investigation into a corruption scandal that brought an early end to her political career. Park did not respond to reporters’ questions as she emerged from the building after nearly 22 hours and got into a waiting […]

Missing Indian trainee commandos went home without permission

Missing Indian trainee commandos went home without permission

NEW DELHI (Yes News) – The Indian trainee commandos who went missing from a train while going for duty actually went home without seeking any permission from their officials. The 59 commandoes belong to India’s elite jungle warfare unit and counter-Maoist squad Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA). They were on their way to Gaya in […]

Punjab Home Department finalizes list for arrest of 204 banned outfit members

Punjab Home Department finalizes list for arrest of 204 banned outfit members

LAHORE (Yes News) – Punjab Home Department has finalized list for arrest of 204 persons linked to Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and banned outfits whereas agencies are all set to place 240 persons under fourth schedule. Likewise, Punjab government may bar movement of banned outfit leaders from one city to another. Inside aware has also revealed authorities […]

Manchester United drop two more points at home

Manchester United drop two more points at home

MANCHESTER (AFP) – Manchester United dropped two more points in the English Premier League (EPL) as they failed to score and drew 0-0 with Hull City at home. Hull s draw at Old Trafford gave them a small measure of revenge for last week s League Cup semi-final defeat at Manchester United s hands Mourinho made nine changes […]