PTI Intra Party Poll: Imran Khan Elected Chairman With Huge Margin

PTI Intra Party Poll: Imran Khan Elected Chairman With Huge Margin

Imran Khan was elected Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman by a massive margin of votes during the PTI’s intra-party poll, according to results announced by the party’s spokesperson on Tuesday. 00

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Street Crimes At Its Peak In Karachi During Holy MonthOf Ramadan

Street Crimes At Its Peak In Karachi During Holy MonthOf Ramadan

KARACHI: In Ramzan every year, street crime in the city increases by 10 percent to 20 percent and every year snatchers change their ways of robbing people. 00

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Banking Sector Performance Report For Quarter Released

Banking Sector Performance Report For Quarter Released

The banking sector has continued its steady expansion. This was announced by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday in the Quarterly Performance Review of the Banking Sector. 00

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Young Doctors Protest In Peshawar

Young Doctors Protest In Peshawar

Police officers on Tuesday launched a crackdown and arrested at least three young doctors who were protesting at Hayatabad Medical Complex in Peshawar. 00

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Qatar-Gulf Crisis: PM Returns Home After Talks With Saudi King

Qatar-Gulf Crisis: PM Returns Home After Talks With Saudi King

Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday has returned to Pakistan from Saudi Arabia with a hope that the current impasse between Gulf countries would be resolved soon. During a day-long visit, PM Nawaz met Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz in Jeddah and discussed the emerging situation in the...

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PML-N Suspend Nehal Hashmi From Party

PML-N Suspend Nehal Hashmi From Party

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday issued orders to expel Senator Nehal Hashmi from the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) over the latter’s diatribe against the judiciary. Hashmi’s basic party membership was revoked in line with recommendations of a five-member inquiry panel set up by the prime minister to probe...

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Pakistan Stock Exchange Falls 1,800 Points After JIT Summons PM

Pakistan Stock Exchange Falls 1,800 Points After JIT Summons PM

It was a red-letter day of trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange on Monday, a day after news emerged of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif being summoned by the Panama Case JIT. Negative sentiment prevailed throughout the day and the benchmark KSE-100 index closed the day falling 1855 pips at 47,671....

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PM, Army Chief Leaves For Saudi Arabia

PM, Army Chief Leaves For Saudi Arabia

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Monday in connection with mediation in the backdrop of rifts in Gulf countries. He will hold talks with the Saudi leadership on the latest situation developing amongst the GCC countries over Qatar. Chief of Army Staff (COAS)...

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Two Teenagers Killed In Indian Shelling On LoC

Two Teenagers Killed In Indian Shelling On LoC

Two teenagers were killed and another was injured in Azad Jammu and Kashmir when Indian troops resorted to ‘unprovoked’ shelling across the Line of Control (LoC) early Monday morning, a senior official said. The casualties occurred in Tatta Pani sector of southern Kotli district where shelling began after 5:45am, Senior...

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Wajid Zia Submitted Answer Over Hussain Nawaz Pic Leak Issue

Wajid Zia Submitted Answer Over Hussain Nawaz Pic Leak Issue

JIT, Federal Investigation Agency Additional Director Wajid Zia, to submit in writing the hurdles being faced by them on Monday. Several officials and members of the Sharif family, including National Bank of Pakistan President Saeed Ahmad and the premier’s relative Tariq Shafi, have accused the JIT of maltreatment. 00

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Child Laboure Day In Pakistan

Child Laboure Day In Pakistan

June 12th marks the occasion of the World Child Labor Day where people from all over the world take out time to acknowledge the efforts of the poor children who roam around the streets in an attempt to earn money and feed their respective families. This day also marks the...

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CM Murad Ali Shah Inaugurates New Road In Karachi

CM Murad Ali Shah Inaugurates New Road In Karachi

After facing lots of criticism by the general public and local citizens and after time period of more than five months CM karachi Murad Ali Shah finally inaugurates Hassan Square road. 00

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PPP Takes Big Wicket Of PTI In Lahore

PPP Takes Big Wicket Of PTI In Lahore

PTI leader from Multan, Mian Sajid Pervaiz called on Bilawal Bhutto Zardari at Bilawal House on Sunday evening and announced to join the PPP. 00

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Imran Khan Reacts To PM Summon From JIT

Imran Khan Reacts To PM Summon From JIT

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan congratulated nation as the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) summoned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and demanded him to resign before he shows up before the interrogators. Voicing his reaction over the JIT summon to Nawaz Sharif over micro-blogging website, the PTI chairman said it is...

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JIT Prepares Reply Over Hussain Nawaz Photo Leak Case

JIT Prepares Reply Over Hussain Nawaz Photo Leak Case

A bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan will hear the petition filed by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz against the members of the Joint Investigation Team probing offshore wealth of Sharif family, A three member bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal, will...

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Tahir-ul-Qadri Reaches Pakistan After Six Months, Terms Panama JIT As PML-N’s Election Cell

Tahir-ul-Qadri Reaches Pakistan After Six Months, Terms Panama JIT As PML-N’s Election Cell

Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chairman Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri Sunday reached Pakistan after six months. Following arrival, Qadri bashed Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) , terming it as the election cell of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). PAT chairman arrived in Lahore from Egypt via Dubai at 08:15 AM. He said the investigation...

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Hussain Nawaz Appears Before Panama JIT For Fifth Time

Hussain Nawaz Appears Before Panama JIT For Fifth Time

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s elder son Hussain Nawaz on Friday appeared, for the fifth time, before a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing allegations of money laundering against the Sharif family. In previous sessions with the JIT Hussain explained variations in his account with regard to the family’s London flats and...

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Sheikh Rasheed Is A Thug: Rana Sanaullah

Sheikh Rasheed Is A Thug: Rana Sanaullah

LAHORE: Commenting over an incident which saw senior politician Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed being confronted by a man outside the Parliament House over a financial dispute, Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah on Friday said keeping in view the track record of the Awami Muslim League chief, he feels the man who...

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Khursheed Shah Gets Hard On Ruling Elite

Khursheed Shah Gets Hard On Ruling Elite

The lower house of the Parliament witnesses Friday another round of verbal brawl between the treasury and opposition benches as the focus of the proceedings shifted from budget to the maltreatment to the opposition lawmakers Shaikh Rashid Ahmed and Jamshaid Khan Dasti. However, this time around the leaders of Pakistan...

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Cache Of Weapons Recovered From Kohlu

Cache Of Weapons Recovered From Kohlu

The military’s media wing on Sunday claimed to have recovered a cache of weapons from an alleged terrorist hideout in Kohlu District of Balochistan. According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations, an intelligence-based operation (IBO) was conducted in Sken Nullah Darango, located some 55km off Kahan area...

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Ban On Artificial Weapons In Karachi By Sindh Government

Ban On Artificial Weapons In Karachi By Sindh Government

Sindh ministry decided to ban on Artificial weapons which will be continue till two months. 00

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Pakistan Becomes Full Member Of SCO

Pakistan Becomes Full Member Of SCO

Pakistan on Friday became a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, DawnNews reported. Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev in his inaugural speech during the 17th SCO summit welcomed Pakistan as full member of the organisation. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, addressing the summit, said, “The SCO goals resonate with Pakistan’s national...

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Collective Response Needed To Defeat Menace Of Terrorism: COAS

Collective Response Needed To Defeat Menace Of Terrorism: COAS

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited the training centre of the army’s elite commando unit — Special Services Group (SSG) — at Tarbela. The army chief witnessed the completion of an eight-week-long counter terrorism training course of a special forces battalion of the Nigerian army. The...

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Hassan Nawaz Appears Before JIT For The Second Time

Hassan Nawaz Appears Before JIT For The Second Time

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s younger son, Hassan Nawaz, reached the secretariat of the Panama case Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on Thursday morning to record his statement. Strict security arrangements are in place at the JIT Secretariat, which is housed at the Federal Judicial Academy in the capital. PM’s special secretary...

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New Law Introduced By FBR For Offshore Companies

New Law Introduced By FBR For Offshore Companies

Pakistan has signed a new multilateral convention at the platform of Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development to counter cross-border tax evasion and avoidance strategies adopted by multinational companies. 00

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Man Attacks Sheikh Rasheed Outside Parliament, Demands To Return Rs 2.2 mn

Man Attacks Sheikh Rasheed Outside Parliament, Demands To Return Rs 2.2 mn

A man on Thursday stopped Chairman Awami Muslim League Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed outside the parliament, demanding him to return his Rs 2.2 million. Malik Noor Awan, who is a president of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Japan faction, alleged that AML chief had taken Rs2.2 million from him about 15 years...

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PM Nawaz, Afghan President To Meet In Astana To Repair Bilateral Ties

PM Nawaz, Afghan President To Meet In Astana To Repair Bilateral Ties

ISLAMABAD – Following a request by Afghanistan, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will hold a meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani today (Friday) to discuss bilateral ties on the sidelines of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Astana, Kazakhstan. The Prime Minister who reached Astana on Thursday to attend the summit...

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ISPR Releases Details Of 3 Days Mastung Operation

ISPR Releases Details Of 3 Days Mastung Operation

The Army on Thursday released details of a three-day operation in the Mastung area of Balochistan earlier this month, in which security forces had killed 12 “hardcore terrorists, including two suicide bombers”. “The suicide bomber used against Deputy Chairman of Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haidri on May 12 was also...

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Bilawal Bhutto’s Reaction On Hussain Nawaz Picture Scandal

Bilawal Bhutto’s Reaction On Hussain Nawaz Picture Scandal

Bilawal Bhhutto raises questions about leaked picture of Hussain Nawaz during JIT investigation. 00

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Senate Chairman Accepts Hashmi’s Request To Withdraw Resignation

Senate Chairman Accepts Hashmi’s Request To Withdraw Resignation

Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani has accepted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Nehal Hashmi’s request for withdrawal of his resignation. Already suspended from the party, Hashmi yesterday requested Raza Rabbani in writing that he had decided to withdraw the resignation, submitted last week after the release of a video clip showing...

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Talal Chaudhary Bashes JIT In-Front Of Supreme Court

Talal Chaudhary Bashes JIT In-Front Of Supreme Court

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Wednesday raised serious reservations over the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) tasked with probing the business dealings of the ruling family in the light of Supreme Court order in Panama Papers case after media reported that the panel has summoned Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz for...

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Hussain Nawaz Moves SC Over Photo Leak

Hussain Nawaz Moves SC Over Photo Leak

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz has approached Supreme Court over a recent leak of his photo from his appearance before Panama Papers joint investigation team (JIT). In an application filed by him today, Hussain Nawaz has appealed the apex court to form a judicial commission over the issue....

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Panama JIT To Present Second Inquiry Report To SC

Panama JIT To Present Second Inquiry Report To SC

The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) formed by Supreme Court to probe the business dealings of the Sharif family will present its second inquiry report to the apex court on Tuesday (today). As per reports, the JIT prepared the 15-day report in the light of documents submitted by Prime Minister Nawaz...

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Nazar Gondal Joins PTI After Leaving PPP

Nazar Gondal Joins PTI After Leaving PPP

NATHIA GALI: Former federal minister and a senior member of the Pakistan Peoples Party Nazar Mohammad Gondal announced to join the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Tuesday. While talking to media here PTI Chief Imran Khan, flanked by the former PPP leader, said that along with the old PPP members (who are...

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15 Days JIT Report To Be Presented In SC In Panama Papers case

15 Days JIT Report To Be Presented In SC In Panama Papers case

The joint investigation team (JIT) investigating the Panama Papers case has prepared its second progress report that will be presented before the Supreme Court (SC) today. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan will hear the Panama Papers case today. JIT head Wajid Zia will present the second...

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Nehal Hashmi Takes U-turn On Resignation After Outburst

Nehal Hashmi Takes U-turn On Resignation After Outburst

Taking a U-turn on his decision to resign from the Senate, Nehal Hashmi on Tuesday requested Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani not to accept his resignation. The party leadership told Hashmi to resign for spitting venom against the judiciary and Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in a speech. Hashmi has submitted a...

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PTI Intra Party Election Preparation On Its Peak

PTI Intra Party Election Preparation On Its Peak

The highest decision-making body of the e Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday made changes in the party constitution to pave the way for holding intra-party polls to fulfil a requirement under the Political Parties Order 2002. The PTI Central Executive Committee (CEC) met under the chair of PTI chief Imran...

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Rain Turns Weather Pleasant In Different Cities

Rain Turns Weather Pleasant In Different Cities

Light rain with gusty winds in Rawalpidi, Islamabd, Peshawar, Abbottabad and other cities across the country on Monday broke the grip of the sizzling weather that had ruled over the country for the last several days. Rain with strong winds turned the weather pleasant in several cities across the country...

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Over 80 Shops Bulldozed In Karachi During Anti-Encroachment Drive

Over 80 Shops Bulldozed In Karachi During Anti-Encroachment Drive

The owners and tenants of shops near MA Jinnah Road kept pleading, but the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) that claimed the structures were illegally built bulldozed their shops— over 80 — down on Tuesday. As soon as the drive started, shop owners started protesting the move, saying they have been...

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Gulf Dispute: Pakistani Pilgrims Stuck At Doha Airport

Gulf Dispute: Pakistani Pilgrims Stuck At Doha Airport

DOHA: The dispute between gulf countries, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt and Bahrain, with Qatar has put Pakistani pilgrims in trouble as more than 200 of them traveling through Qatar Airways are trapped at Doha airport. Their flight was scheduled to reach Jeddah via Doha, but...

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Japanese Ambassador Calls On Army Chief

Japanese Ambassador Calls On Army Chief

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa met with Ambassador of Japan Takashi Kurai on Monday, according to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR). The meeting was held at the General Headquarters (GHQ), Rawalpindi and matters of mutual interest with focus on regional security were discussed during the meeting....

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Ali Zaidi Breaks Silence Over Hussain Nawaz JIT Picture

Ali Zaidi Breaks Silence Over Hussain Nawaz JIT Picture

Conspiracies against Ali Zaidi that he was the person who published Hussain Nawaz picture on social media which later on goes viral. But however according to Ali Zaidi he got the picture from social media and it was already been share by 3 to 4 platforms before he did. 00

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JIT Launches Inquiry Into Hussain Nawaz’s Leaked Picture

JIT Launches Inquiry Into Hussain Nawaz’s Leaked Picture

ISLAMABAD: Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has now launched an inquiry into the viral leaked picture of Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz’s picture sitting in a room in Federal Judicial Academy. The committee would assess whether the picture is authentic or not by interrogating from the officials of...

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Nehal Hashmi’s Contempt Hearing Adjourned Till June 16

Nehal Hashmi’s Contempt Hearing Adjourned Till June 16

ISLAMABAD: The contempt of court proceedings in the Supreme Court against former Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nehal Hashmi were adjourned after a brief hearing on Monday. A three-judge bench of the apex court — headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan — had served a contempt notice to Hashmi a...

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Opp Rejects Sindh Budget, Terming It Copy-Paste Of Previous One

Opp Rejects Sindh Budget, Terming It Copy-Paste Of Previous One

Karachi – Opposition parties in the Sindh Assembly rejected the budget presented by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah for the fiscal year, 2017-18 on Monday. Opposition leader in the Assembly Khawaja Izharul Hassan vowed to give tough time to the treasury benches at the time of the passage...

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Hussain Nawaz Picture In Front Of JIT Goes Viral On Social Media

Hussain Nawaz Picture In Front Of JIT Goes Viral On Social Media

A picture of Hussain Nawaz waiting before a session with the Joint Investigation Team in the Federal Judicial Academy in Islamabad has gone viral on social media, raising questions as to who leaked the photo. The prime minister’s son has been appearing before the JIT, which had been tasked by...

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ISPR Releases Video Shows Targeting Indian Bunkers At LoC

ISPR Releases Video Shows Targeting Indian Bunkers At LoC

Pakistan Army has released a video showing destruction of Indian posts alongside the Line of Control (LoC) in held Kashmir. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the posts were targeted in response to India’s unprovoked firing on innocent citizens across the Pakistani side of the border. The military’s media wing...

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Security Forces Foil Major Terror Plot In Balochistan

Security Forces Foil Major Terror Plot In Balochistan

QUETTA: Under the ongoing Operation Raddul Fasaad, security forces foiled a major terror plot and killed 12 hardcore terrorists in Balochistan’s Mastung district, said the Inter-Services Public Relations. According to Pakistan Army’s media cell, the security forces conducted an Intelligence-based Operation in Splinji area of Mastung during the last two...

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Mashal Khan’s Murder Was Pre-Planned: JIT Report

Mashal Khan’s Murder Was Pre-Planned: JIT Report

The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) report revealed that Mashal Khan was murdered with proper planning, reported Nawa-e-Waqt. According to JIT’s report, there is no evidence of blasphemy against Mashal and his friends. The report prepared by 13-member team revealed that a month prior to the lynching, President PSF and a...

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Case Filed Against Nehal Hashmi Over Threatening Speech

Case Filed Against Nehal Hashmi Over Threatening Speech

KARACHI: A case has been filed against former Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) senator Nehal Hashmi for threatening speech against the judiciary and members of the Joint Investigation Team probing the family of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Panama Papers case. The case under application 112/17 was filed...

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