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PM Imran to review ministries’ performance every three months

PM Imran to review ministries’ performance every three months

ISLAMABAD: A special meeting of the federal cabinet on Monday reviewed performance of each ministry with a view to enhancing their performance and improving quality of life of the people, a statement issued by the media wing of the Prime Minister’s Office said.The six-hour marathon session, chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan, decided to task each […]

Next CM to be axed if he fails to deliver in six months: Imran

Next CM to be axed if he fails to deliver in six months: Imran

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister-in-waiting and PTI chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday warned that he would replace Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s next chief minister and ministers if they failed to deliver the goods within three to six months of assuming office. Addressing a meeting of the party’s MPAs-elect at a local hotel, he asked lawmakers not to lobby to […]

Missing activist Raza Khan returns home after 7 months

Missing activist Raza Khan returns home after 7 months

Social activist Raza Mahmood Khan, who had been missing for the past seven months, has returned home, DawnNewsTV reported on Friday citing police officials. Raza, a convener of Aghaz-i-Dosti — a friendship initiative between the youth of India and Pakistan — was reportedly picked up by men in plain clothesfrom his Model Colony residence on December 2, 2017. […]

Missing activist Raza Khan returns home after 7 months

Missing activist Raza Khan returns home after 7 months

Social activist Raza Mahmood Khan, who had been missing for the past seven months, has returned home, DawnNewsTV reported on Friday citing police officials. Raza, a convener of Aghaz-i-Dosti — a friendship initiative between the youth of India and Pakistan — was reportedly picked up by men in plain clothesfrom his Model Colony residence on December 2, 2017. […]

Will clean Karachi in 6 months, resolve water issue within 3 years: Shehbaz

Will clean Karachi in 6 months, resolve water issue within 3 years: Shehbaz

KARACHI ;Former Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said that arrangements for clean Karachi and water availability at homes will be done within 6 months and 3 years respectively. In his address to a gathering of traders in Karachi, Shehbaz said that sit- ins caused loss to the country however, load shedding issue […]

Govt expands cabinet months before elections

Govt expands cabinet months before elections

The government on Friday expanded its cabinet by appointing five new federal ministers and a state minister, confirmed a notification from the Prime Minister’s House. The notification stated that Marvi Memon, Marriyum Aurangzeb, Anusha Rehman, Tariq Fazal Chaudhary as federal ministers and Leila Khan as a state minister. President Mamnoon Hussain administered the oath to the newly […]

Government would undertake some major steps for the improvement of economy in the next five months, Miftah Ismail

Government would undertake some major steps for the improvement of economy in the next five months, Miftah Ismail

KARACHI: (News Desk): Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr. Miftah Ismail has said that the government would undertake some major steps for the improvement of economy in the next five months. Speaking as a chief guest at a reception organized in his honour by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP), here  on […]

Afghan police recover Indian engineer after two months of abduction

Afghan police recover Indian engineer after two months of abduction

An Afghan policeman stands at the site of a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan September 13, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS An Afghan policeman stands at the site of a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan September 13, 2017 Afghan police recovered an Indian engineer in a rescue operation on Saturday in Wardak province, TOLO news reported. Local police officials confirmed the operation, adding […]

Inside Wrestling Star Chyna’s Tragic Final Months: ‘I Went From a Billion Dollar Commodity to on the Street’

Inside Wrestling Star Chyna’s Tragic Final Months: ‘I Went From a Billion Dollar Commodity to on the Street’

  Web Desk A “beautiful comeback story” gone so tragically awry. In the first trailer for the emotional documentary covering Joanie “Chyna” Laurer’s final months, the groundbreaking WWE star gets candid about fame and the personal demons that led to her shocking 2016 death. Laurer – who died a year ago on Thursday from a […]

Khanani gets 68 months in US prison

Khanani gets 68 months in US prison

Corr KARACHI: After spending more than a year in a Miami jail, money changer Altaf Khanani has been sentenced to 68 months in prison and a $250,000 fine on one count of conspiracy to commit laundering by a United States District Court in Florida, according to documents available with Dawn. The sentence was passed on […]

39,000 Pakistanis deported from Saudia Arabia in four months: media report

39,000 Pakistanis deported from Saudia Arabia in four months: media report

RIYADH: At least 39,000 Pakistanis have been deported from the Saudia Arabia in the past four months for violating the rules of residence and work, informed Saudi Gazette. The paper also said that the involvement of a number of Pakistani nationals in some terror-related actions became a caused of public worry, further adding that Pakistanis […]