Maulana Abdul Khabeer Azad replaces Mufti Muneeb as chairman of Ruet-i-Hilal Committee

Maulana Abdul Khabeer Azad replaces Mufti Muneeb as chairman of Ruet-i-Hilal Committee

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Inter-Faith Harmony removed Mufti Muneebur Rehman from the position of Chairman of the Committee of Ruet-i-Hilal and replaced him with Maulana Abdul Khabeer Azad, Khateeb of Badshahi Masjid, Lahore. New members of the committee, including 14 clerics and religious scholars belonging to...

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Soldier martyred after Indian troops initiated ceasefire violation

Soldier martyred after Indian troops initiated ceasefire violation

After Indian soldiers launched a ceasefire violation in the Khuiratta sector along the Line of Control (LOC), a soldier was martyred, the military’s media wing said Wednesday. The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that the Pakistan Army responded strongly, as there were reports of heavy losses in men and materials...

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JF-17 double-seat aircraft makes a thunder on Twitter

JF-17 double-seat aircraft makes a thunder on Twitter

Major progress has been made in the national air defense as the production of state-of-the-art fighter jets JF-17 Thunder Block 3 has started and JF-17 double-seat aircrafts have also joined the Pakistan Air Force fleet. The Pakistan Air Force’s JF-17 Thunder Block 3 will be operational with the new radar...

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PML-N leader Khawaja Asif nabbed by NAB in assets beyond means case

PML-N leader Khawaja Asif nabbed by NAB in assets beyond means case

PML-N devotee Khawaja Asif has been arrested in Islamabad by the National Accountability Bureau, PML-N spokesman Mariyum Aurangzeb reported on Tuesday evening. In the context of an ongoing inquiry into allegations of him having assets beyond known sources of income, Asif has been taken into custody. Aurangzeb said he’s been...

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Accept their resignations at once; the government will never succumb to any pressure: PM IK

Accept their resignations at once; the government will never succumb to any pressure: PM IK

On Tuesday, the federal cabinet gave the National Assembly speaker a go-ahead to accept resignations from opposition lawmakers, sending them a clear message that the government will not surrender to “pressure tactics”. A host of other important decisions were also taken by the cabinet, including granting approval to the National...

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Lahore: Smart lockdown imposed in coronavirus hotspot areas

Lahore: Smart lockdown imposed in coronavirus hotspot areas

In the Lahore district, the Punjab government enforced a smart lockdown, restricting the entry and exit of people on Tuesday in some areas of the city identified as “coronavirus hotspots” “There has been a constant increase in positivity percentage and prevalence of COVID-19 in the Province of Punjab during last...

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Pakistan reports first confirmed cases of UK Covid-19 variant

Pakistan reports first confirmed cases of UK Covid-19 variant

The new UK variant genome of Sars-Cov-2 virus has made its way into various countries including India, Spain etc. The Health Department of Sindh took 12 COVID-19 samples of UK returnees for Genotyping out of which 6 were positive and 3 disclosed the new variant of the COVID-19 virus in...

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The government will not be blackmailed by the opposition: PM Imran Khan

The government will not be blackmailed by the opposition: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the leaders of the opposition parties are well aware that he would not give them the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO), which is why they are putting pressure on Pakistan Army. The prime minister referred to the Democratic Movement of Pakistan, an alliance of 11...

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Asad Umar recovers from Covid-19

Asad Umar recovers from Covid-19

On Monday, Federal Minister of Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar announced that after successfully completing his quarantine span, he had tested negative for COVID-19. “I just received my COVID-19 test results which have turned out to be negative by the mercy of Allah,” Asad Umar wrote on Twitter....

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PM Khan to visit Karachi at the beginning of 2021

PM Khan to visit Karachi at the beginning of 2021

In the first week of January 2021, Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to visit Pakistan’s financial capital, Karachi. According to sources, on his Karachi visit, PM Imran Khan will also travel to Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas, where he is expected to meet with PTI officials, as well as leaders of...

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