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Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

By Zubair Ashraf KARACHI:  A court in Karachi on Tuesday ordered repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen after they pleaded guilty of fishing in Pakistani territorial waters. Judicial magistrate Salman Amjad Siddiqui visited the district jail in Malir to indict the fishermen, who have been detained since January 27. Cases were registered against them under Sections 3/4 […]

LAND GRABBING: PUNJAB GOVT ORDERS INQUIRY OF MAIZA HAMEED’S HUSBAND

LAND GRABBING: PUNJAB GOVT ORDERS INQUIRY OF MAIZA HAMEED’S HUSBAND

ISLAMABAD (News Desk) – The Punjab government has on Monday ordered investigation of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maiza Hameed’s husband over land grabbing. Muhammad Umer Arshad, husband of PML-N leader Maiza Hameed is occupying 1587 canal land for the last six years near Head Islam but Canal and Revenue Departments failed to take action […]

Sindh IGP A.D. Khawaja orders enquiry into Karachi heritage building demolition

Sindh IGP A.D. Khawaja orders enquiry into Karachi heritage building demolition

Our Correspondent Sindh Inspector General Police A.D. Khawaja on Monday launched an enquiry into the demolition of a 100-year-old building inside Jufelhurst School in Karachi’s Soldier Bazaar as citizens and activists are up in arms against the move. The IGP has ordered that a discreet enquiry into the suspected involvement of police officials in the […]

Tesla to take orders for solar roof tiles starting April

Tesla to take orders for solar roof tiles starting April

Agency Tesla Motors Inc will start taking orders for its solar roof tiles in April, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a Tweet on Friday. The solar-powered roof shingles were unveiled in October last year to show the benefits of combining his electric car maker with solar installer SolarCity Corp. There was no detail on […]

PM Nawaz orders Pak-Afghan border to be reopened immediately

PM Nawaz orders Pak-Afghan border to be reopened immediately

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday ordered that Pak-Afghan border be reopened immediately, Express News reported. The premier ordered authorities to reopen the border immediately as a gesture of goodwill, while keeping in sight the businesses affected. According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister House, PM Nawaz said the government is in talks with Afghanistan […]

Sattar should be presented in court on Monday, orders ATC

Sattar should be presented in court on Monday, orders ATC

Sattar should be presented in court on Monday, orders ATC An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) once again declared MQM’s Farooq Sattar an absconder in multiple cases on Saturday and ordered that he be presented before the ATC on March 20. In the hearing of a case involving Sattar and various other MQM leaders who were charged […]

IHC orders Pemra chairman to monitor TV channels for obscene content

IHC orders Pemra chairman to monitor TV channels for obscene content

Agency The Islamabad High Court on Friday, while hearing a case pertaining to the alleged presence of ‘blasphemous content’ on social media, ordered the formation of a committee to monitor the content being aired on television channels as well. Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui instructed Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) Chairman Absar Alam and DG […]