Sharjeel Memon finally arrested

Sharjeel Memon finally arrested

During Monday’s hearing, Memon and other suspects appeared before the court and requested for grant of extension in bail but the SHC chief justice turned down their bail pleas. The former provincial information minister who had returned from self-imposed exile in March this year, had obtained protective bail in April in connection with...

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Shinwari’s bags five-for, destroys Sri Lanka’s top order

Shinwari’s bags five-for, destroys Sri Lanka’s top order

Pakistan on Monday were asked to bowl first in the fifth ODI after Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bat first in Sharjah. Sri Lanka are looking into the eyes of a third consecutive whitewash, while Pakistan are ready to consolidate their position further in the ODIs after...

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10 biggest misconceptions about life

10 biggest misconceptions about life

Delusion is a sweet thing to cling on to. It makes us relax. But sometimes, it is just better to face the realities. What life should ideally be like and what it really is, are two different things. We all have some misconceptions which only make us sad later in...

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Pakistani women have a beam of hope: LHC dedicates special court to deal with sexual harassment cases

Pakistani women have a beam of hope: LHC dedicates special court to deal with sexual harassment cases

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah on Monday inaugurated a special court that will deal with cases pertaining to harassment of women. Additional and Sessions Judge Rehmat Ali will hear the first case at the court, sources told The Express Tribune. Over 400 cases of torture and harassment of...

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India’s Terror Law charged on Zakir Naik

India’s Terror Law charged on Zakir Naik

India’s National Investigation Agency has submitted a report to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) calling for the arrest of Islamic preacher Zakir Naik under the country’s Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), The Times of India reported. The report discussed Naik’s alleged ‘terror’ activities and informed the ministry that there...

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No monetary compensation for the victims of 2015 crane crash in Makkah

No monetary compensation for the victims of 2015 crane crash in Makkah

The Summary Court in Makkah has ruled that victims of the 2015 Makkah crane crash will not be given any blood money (diyyah), reported Saudi Gazette.   The court also stated the injured will not be granted any compensation, and neither will the Grand Mosque receive it because the disaster...

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SHC Rejected Sharjeel Memon’s Bail in Corruption Case

SHC Rejected Sharjeel Memon’s Bail in Corruption Case

The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday rejected former provincial information minister Sharjeel Inam Memon’s bail in a corruption case — pertaining to alleged awarding of advertisements at exorbitant rates — after the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) special prosecutor completed his arguments. Headed by SHC Chief Justice Ahmed Ali M....

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India speaks against Myanmar, says they should take back Rohingya Muslims

India speaks against Myanmar, says they should take back Rohingya Muslims

India’s foreign minister told Bangladesh’s government that Myanmar must take back Rohingya Muslims to resolve one of Asia’s largest refugee crises in decades, the government said.   Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj conveyed her message on Sunday during a meeting with Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who ordered border guards...

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7 tips to conquer Monday at Work

7 tips to conquer Monday at Work

We all know, or ever suffer from, the “Monday depression.” Starting the week after just two days off is no easy task, but worse is if you start without a smile. So if you want to get to Friday in peace, we recommend that you start the week with your right...

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Nawaz heads to Saudia to perform Umrah

Nawaz heads to Saudia to perform Umrah

In a sudden change of travel plans, deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday left London for Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah, Express News reported. The ousted PM, who left for London earlier this month to see his ailing wife, was scheduled to arrive in Lahore on October 24 . Nawaz will now hold important meetings...

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