Zainab’s father to sue TV channel for telefilm

Zainab’s father to sue TV channel for telefilm

KASUR: Amin Ansari, the father of six-year-old Zainab who was raped and murdered in Kasur in January this year, has announced to file a case against a private TV channel that is making a telefilm on his daughter. “The TV channel did not bother to seek my permission. I would...

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Bilawal visits Ahsan Iqbal; seeks unity against terrorism

Bilawal visits Ahsan Iqbal; seeks unity against terrorism

LAHORE: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has called for unity in the nation against terrorism and politics of hatred. “Whether we’re in the government or opposition we must show zero tolerance for terrorism. Only then we can counter the menace of terrorism,” he said while talking to...

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Supreme Court summons CEOs of all airlines over pilots validation of fake degree

Supreme Court summons CEOs of all airlines over pilots validation of fake degree

ISLAMABAD: On Saturday, the Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar has summoned the chief executive officers (CEO) of all airlines of the country to the apex court’s Karachi Registry. The chief justice gave directions while heading a three-member bench hearing the suo motu case related to fake degrees of...

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Peshawar’s hotel explosion leaves 5 dead, 2 injured

Peshawar’s hotel explosion leaves 5 dead, 2 injured

PESHAWAR: On Thursday night, five of a family were killed, while two others were injured in Hotel Afandi’s explosion that had occurred in Bilal Town area of Peshawar. According to CCPO Qazi Jamil-ur-Rehman, the family originally came from Hangu to Peshawar for medical treatment and made their stay at the...

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FBR reportedly sends tax evasion notice to Saba Qamar

FBR reportedly sends tax evasion notice to Saba Qamar

LAHORE: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has reportedly summoned actor Saba Qamar on May 16 for evasion of taxes. The FBR has reportedly sent a notice to the actor to explain a discrepancy in her filed income taxes. The actor’s income taxes filed for the year 2014-2015 are being audited,...

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NAB chief should present proof in 24 hours or resign: Nawaz

NAB chief should present proof in 24 hours or resign: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif demanded on Thursday the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman to present within 24 hours proof of money laundering against him or resign from office. “The NAB chairman should present all evidence against me within 24 hours,” Nawaz said while addressing an emergency press conference...

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PIA Advises Passengers to arrive 5 hours early to board from the Islamabad International Airport

PIA Advises Passengers to arrive 5 hours early to board from the Islamabad International Airport

ISLAMABAD: If customers want to board a flight from the Islamabad International Airport they must reach at least five hours prior to their boarding time,  according to the Twitter handle of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA). PIA tweeted, “Valued PIA customers, in light of the traffic congestion due to strict security checks...

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Blast near railway track in Dasht town of Balochistan

Blast near railway track in Dasht town of Balochistan

QUETTA: A homemade bomb was found near a railway track in Dasht town of Kharan district, soon after an explosion occurred at the same site Thursday morning. According to the bomb disposal squad (BDS) officials, explosive device was kept in a pressure cooker near the track. Explosive material weighing 18 to...

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General Bajwa on Forbes world’s most powerful people list

General Bajwa on Forbes world’s most powerful people list

Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Jawed Bajwa has been named in the Forbes’ most powerful people list. General Bajwa, who was appointed to the post in 2016, was ranked 68 among 75 people, according to the global magazine. “There are nearly 7.5 billion humans on planet Earth, but...

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NAB initiates a probe against Kamran Michael for accumulating wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income

NAB initiates a probe against Kamran Michael for accumulating wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has initiated a probe against Minister of Statistics Kamran Michael for allegedly accumulating assets beyond known sources of income. Quoting sources, news officials reported, a probe has been launched against the minister for allegedly amassing wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income. Sources...

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