Rains disrupt life in Karachi

Rains disrupt life in Karachi

Routine life has been seriously disrupted by the recent spell of rains in Karachi, which has caused major towns and cities to come to a standstill due to their creaking infrastructure. On Wednesday, a young man was killed and power supply was disrupted when the city received another spell of...

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Houseflies attack Karachi

Houseflies attack Karachi

Pakistan’s largest city, Karachi, is buzzing with flies due to overflowing drains, piles of garbage, complicated by rains, making people’s lives miserable. The situation has turned into an epidemic and, according to news reports, a large number of people, including children and the elderly, have been admitted to various hospitals...

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Pakistanis observe ‘Kashmir Hour’

Pakistanis observe ‘Kashmir Hour’

On the appeal of Prime Minister Imran Khan, Pakistanis came out in huge numbers on Friday to observe ‘Kashmir Hour’ from 12pm to 12:30pm to show solidarity with Kashmiris in occupied Kashmir. People from all walks of life took part in the events. Small and large rallies were also held...

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Ousted premier Nawaz Sharif met his imprisoned brother Shehbaz Sharif

Ousted premier Nawaz Sharif met his imprisoned brother Shehbaz Sharif

Ousted premier Nawaz Sharif met his imprisoned brother and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif at ministers enclosure in Islamabad today (Monday). According to details, both PML-N leaders discussed National Accountability Bureau (NAB) cases and ongoing political situation in the country. Shehbaz Sharif also took Nawaz Sharif into confidence over...

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PM Imran, COAS Bajwa briefed on security situation during Miranshah visit

PM Imran, COAS Bajwa briefed on security situation during Miranshah visit

Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday arrived in Miranshah, a town of North Waziristan. During the visit, both were briefed on security situation, ongoing stability operations, socio-economic projects and rehabilitation of TDPs. Prime Minister and COAS arrived at Miran...

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Failure to construct uncontroversial dams in the country was a criminal negligence

Failure to construct uncontroversial dams in the country was a criminal negligence

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar  said that failure to construct uncontroversial dams in the country was a criminal negligence   Addressing dam fundraising ceremony in London on Sunday, Justice Saqib Nisar said that water is a hope of life for our coming generations and we have...

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Qureshi, Shehbaz say attack attempt to sabotage Pak-China relations

Qureshi, Shehbaz say attack attempt to sabotage Pak-China relations

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif said on Friday that elements wanted to sabotage the Pak-China relations and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Qureshi and Sharif were speaking on the floor of the National Assembly following the foiled attack on the Chinese Consulate in...

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At least 20 killed in Orakzai market blast

At least 20 killed in Orakzai market blast

At least 20 people were killed and 50 injured in a bomb blast in Hangu’s Kalaya Bazaar on Friday. The blast was caused by “an improvised explosive device hidden in a carton of vegetables,” Khalid Iqbal, a senior administration official in Orakzai district told AFP. Security officials said bodies and the injured were...

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War against militancy, terrorism not yet over: COAS Bajwa

War against militancy, terrorism not yet over: COAS Bajwa

Chief of Army Staff  General Qamar Javed Bajwa  said the war against terrorism and militancy is not over yet. The army chief’s statement came during a visit to Multan Garrison where he witnessed training demonstration on combat readiness by an armour formation of the strike corps. General Bajwa underlined that...

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SSP Suhai Talpur: The woman on the frontline of Chinese consulate operation

SSP Suhai Talpur: The woman on the frontline of Chinese consulate operation

Suhaee Aziz Talpur was among the first to rush to the Chinese consulate in Karachi upon reports of gunshots and blasts heard outside the building. SSP Suhaee Aziz led the security operation to foil the terrorist attack on the Chinese consulate, successfully engaging the suspects on the site. The first...

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