Workers

Suicide attacker targets Kabul election workers, casualties: officials

Suicide attacker targets Kabul election workers, casualties: officials

KABUL (AFP) – A suicide attacker on foot blew himself up near a vehicle as it entered the head office of Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Monday, wounding at least six people, officials said.”The explosion happened 20 metres from the vehicles of the IEC employees,” Kabul police spokesman Basir Mujahid told AFP. Four IEC […]

Utility stores’ workers adamant to continue sit-in until govt fulfills demands

Utility stores’ workers adamant to continue sit-in until govt fulfills demands

ISLAMABAD  – Employees of utility stores on Wednesday have continued sit-in against proposed privatization of the corporation on fourth day at D-Chowk in Islamabad.According to details, the protesters said that they will not call off the sit-in until the authorities concerned fulfill their demands.They also demanded to withdraw the plan of privatizing utility stores and […]

‘Glimpse into the future’: Nawaz lauds support from party workers

‘Glimpse into the future’: Nawaz lauds support from party workers

Deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday termed the October 14 by-polls a “glimpse into the future” after the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) made marginal gains against the ruling party,.Nawaz thanked party supporters for reaffirming confidence in the PML-N and lauded the “unprecedented voter turnout” while speaking to the media outside the accountability court hearing corruption references […]

Indonesia tells independent foreign aid workers to leave quake zone

Indonesia tells independent foreign aid workers to leave quake zone

PALU (Reuters) – Indonesia on Tuesday ordered independent foreign aid workers to leave the quake zone and said foreign groups with staff in the disaster area on Sulawesi island should pull them out.Indonesia has traditionally been reluctant to be seen as relying on outside help to cope with disasters, and the government shunned foreign aid […]

PML-N workers celebrate IHC verdict to suspend Sharifs’ sentences

PML-N workers celebrate IHC verdict to suspend Sharifs’ sentences

ISLAMABAD – The workers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are celebrating Islamabad High Court (IHC) decision to suspend sentences of ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar in Avenfield referenceThe supporters, across the country, came out of their houses and danced to record their happiness while they also distributed […]

ANP leader named for PTI worker’s murder flees abroad

ANP leader named for PTI worker’s murder flees abroad

SWABI: Awami National Party, Swabi district president Ameer Rehman, who was allegedly involved in the murder of a worker of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and injuring of two others on the night of July 25 general elections, has gone abroad, Dawn learnt here on Tuesday. An FIR was registered against Mr Rehman and his bodyguard, Jan Mohammad, […]

High demand for semi-skilled migrant workers in GCC to continue

High demand for semi-skilled migrant workers in GCC to continue

ISLAMABAD: The labour market demand for low- and semi-skilled migrant workers in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries private sector is projected to remain high in the short-term, as there are numerous mega projects coming up including the ‘Expo 2020’ in UAE and World Soccer Cup 2022 in Qatar, ILO says in a report. There […]

PML-N workers, leaders arrested for violating section 144

PML-N workers, leaders arrested for violating section 144

RAWALPINDI: More than a hundred local leaders and workers of PML-N have been arrested for flouting the ban on congregations and rallying and obstructing a National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) official from arresting retired Captain Mohammed Safdar. The son-in-law of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was sentenced to one-year imprisonment in the Avenfield reference. The workers and local leaders, […]

Maryam asks workers not to ‘feel nervous’ ahead of Avenfield verdict

Maryam asks workers not to ‘feel nervous’ ahead of Avenfield verdict

Maryam Nawaz, only hours before the verdict in the Avenfield reference was scheduled to be announced, asked PML-N workers “not to feel nervous”, adding that her father and their leader had already gone through “jail, disqualification, exile” before.Nawaz Sharif chose the path of sacrifice which upholds the sanctity of vote despite knowing that he would […]

Enraged PTI workers protest in London for not giving ticket to Atif Chaudhry

Enraged PTI workers protest in London for not giving ticket to Atif Chaudhry

LAHORE;Furious Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers on Sunday staged protest in London for not giving party ticket to Atif Chaudhry, who left British nationality to participate in the general polls. The protesters have demanded PTI Chief Imran Khan to replace Jamshed Iqbal Cheema with Atif Chaudhry in NA-127. It is to be mentioned here that a rift […]

Ticket issue: PTI workers protest outside Imran Khan’s residence

Ticket issue: PTI workers protest outside Imran Khan’s residence

ISLAMABAD ;Angry workers and candidates of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) who weren’t issued tickets by the party leadership on Saturday staged a protest demonstration outside party chairman Imran Khan’s residence in Bani Gala. The agitated party workers blocked the road leading towards Imran Khan’s residence. The PTI candidates who weren’t issued party tickets for the forthcoming […]

Aseefa bhutto zardari will address ppp workers through hologram technology at following place in karachi on friday,april 27, 2018.

Aseefa bhutto zardari will address ppp workers through hologram technology at following place in karachi on friday,april 27, 2018.

Aseefa Bhutto Zardari will address PPP workers through Hologram technology at following place in Karachi on Friday, April 27, 2018. UC-19, Football Ground, Pipri, PS-130, District Malir, KARACHI.