Indian generals face off for the love of power

Indian generals face off for the love of power

The instigators of infiltration into Pakistan fought among themselves. The self-styled police chief split into India’s own army. Seeing the Modi government, the Indian Army also went on the path of politics, two three-star generals came face to face in the battle for power, due to which the top leadership...

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‘Restoration of historic waterways to cope with urban flooding’: Speakers at WWF-Pakistan

‘Restoration of historic waterways to cope with urban flooding’: Speakers at WWF-Pakistan

Karachi: 21 September 2020: ‘Freshwater flows should be regulated as they enhance local livelihoods, conserve wildlife and promote sustainability of the environment in the long run. Revival of natural waterways and redesigning our development schemes can help tackle urban flooding and the adverse impacts of widespread rains in future.’ This...

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Baldia factory case set to reach logical conclusion today

Baldia factory case set to reach logical conclusion today

An anti-terrorism court of Karachi is set to give its verdict in the Baldia factory inferno that took place 8 years ago. All eyes are set on the fates of Rehman Bhola and Zubair alias “Charya” arrested in the case. However, Hammad Siddiqui, the key accused, is still at large,...

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State Bank Monetary Policy Statement September 2020

State Bank Monetary Policy Statement September 2020

The monetary policy of the country will remain unchanged at 7%, confirmed the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday   Monetary Policy Statement September 21, 2020 At its meeting on 21st September 2020, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to keep the policy rate unchanged at 7 percent. The...

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Shaheen Afridi’s six wicket haul ensured victory for Hampshire

Shaheen Afridi’s six wicket haul ensured victory for Hampshire

Pakistan pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi on Sunday ensured victory for Hampshire after taking four wickets in four consecutive balls during the T20 Vitality Blast match against Middlesex in Southampton. The 20-year-old is only the seventh player to take four wickets in four balls in a T20, according to ESPN Cricinfo....

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Factory building located in SITE area collapsed, many stuck under debris

Factory building located in SITE area collapsed, many stuck under debris

According to police officials, a factory building located near Siemens Chowrangi in Karachi’s Sindh Industrial & Trading Estate (SITE) district collapsed on Monday. Several workers at factory are reported to be stuck beneath the debris, police said, adding a rescue operation is underway. SITE Station House Officer (SHO) Ayaz Khan,...

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Taj Mahal reopened as coronavirus cases in India surged

Taj Mahal reopened as coronavirus cases in India surged

As authorities press on with initiating the nation’s coronavirus-battered economy amid growing infection numbers, India ‘s famous Taj Mahal and some schools have reopened. Host to 1.3 billion people and some of the most populated cities in the world, India has reported more than 5.4 million cases of Covid-19, second...

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Pakistan asks India to abide by diplomatic norms

Pakistan asks India to abide by diplomatic norms

On Sunday, Pakistan said it had declined Jayant Khobragade’s nomination as India’s new chargé d’affaires in Pakistan because he was too senior for the position at a time when bilateral relations had been lowered. In a statement, Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri, Foreign Office (FO) spokesman, said leaking misleading data and manipulating...

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Opposition alliance against PM Imran Khan

Opposition alliance against PM Imran Khan

Formalizing their alliance with the name of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) and demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The country’s major opposition parties declared on Sunday the start of a three-phase anti-government campaign under an ‘action plan’ beginning next month. Briefing reporters at the conclusion of the more...

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Pakistan calls Indian diplomat on violations of ceasefire

Pakistan calls Indian diplomat on violations of ceasefire

According to a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a senior Indian diplomat was called Friday to register Pakistan’s strong protest over ceasefire violations by Indian forces along the Line of Control (LoC) in Hotspring and Jandrot Sectors, resulting in serious injury to three innocent civilians. 15-year-old Irum...

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