Three terror suspects killed in Peshawar’s Hayatabad Operation

Three terror suspects killed in Peshawar’s Hayatabad Operation

According to media reports, security forces have downed three suspected terrorists in an operation in Peshawar’s Hayatabad. It started on Monday night and has been going on since the last 13 hours. Two people have reportedly been injured. A police man was shot dead as well in the exchange of...

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Govt refutes reports of Asad Umar’s removal, major changes in cabinet

Govt refutes reports of Asad Umar’s removal, major changes in cabinet

The government on Monday denied reports regarding Asad Umar’s removal as finance minister and any major changes in the federal cabinet and bureaucracy. Reports have been doing the rounds claiming that the government has decided to remove Umar as finance minister and appoint him as the petroleum minister. However, PM...

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FIR filed against Karachi hospital for administering wrong dosage of medicine to infant

FIR filed against Karachi hospital for administering wrong dosage of medicine to infant

A private hospital administered wrong medicine to a nine-month-old baby here in the metropolis on Sunday, with the infant’s father filing a first information report (FIR) at the Shahrah-e-Faisal police station. Bilal Ghaffar, a member of the Sindh Assembly (MPA) associated with the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), accompanied the little girl’s...

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Three killed, several injured as dust storm hits Karachi

Three killed, several injured as dust storm hits Karachi

At least three people were killed and 20 others injured as an intense dust storm hit the metropolis Sunday night and continued Monday morning, dispersing sand around the city, downing trees and blowing away roofs in some areas. Incidents of wall and roof collapses have been reported in Korangi, Landhi,...

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Ramzan Sugar Mills case: NAB summons Hamza Shehbaz today

Ramzan Sugar Mills case: NAB summons Hamza Shehbaz today

According to media sources, Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz will appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) today (Monday). Hamza is being probed in cases pertaining to assets beyond known sources of income, Saaf Pani case and Ramzan Sugar Mills case. A NAB team will...

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Thunder to hit Karachi today: Met Department

Thunder to hit Karachi today: Met Department

According to sources, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has said that Karachi is expected to receive rain and thunderstorm on Monday and Tuesday. On Sunday night, a mild sand storm was reported in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, SITE, Malir, Landi, Stadium Road, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, North Karachi and Nazimabad. Dust storm in Karachi downed power...

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Twenty dead, scores injured in blast at Quetta’s Hazarganji

Twenty dead, scores injured in blast at Quetta’s Hazarganji

Twenty people were killed and dozens injured in a blast that ripped through Quetta’s Hazarganji sabzi mandi on Friday morning, authorities said. Eight Hazara, an FC official and two children were among the dead. At least 48 others, including three security personnel, were injured in the blast, police and provincial authorities said....

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NAB seeks cancellation of Zardari’s bail in fake accounts case

NAB seeks cancellation of Zardari’s bail in fake accounts case

The National Accountability Bureau has sought cancellation of bail granted by the Islamabad High Court to former president Asif Ali Zardari in the mega money laundering and fake bank accounts case. The anti-corruption watchdog submitted its reply in IHC earlier today, in which the bureau asked the court to cancel...

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Imam-e-Kaaba gives Friday sermon, leads prayers at Faisal Mosque

Imam-e-Kaaba gives Friday sermon, leads prayers at Faisal Mosque

Imam-e-Kaaba Dr Sheikh Abdullah Awad Al-Juhany led the Friday prayers at the majestic Faisal Mosque in the federal capital. The Imam, who arrived in Islamabad yesterday, also delivered the Friday sermon, which was attended by hundreds from the twin cities including prominent figures of society hailing from various walks of...

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Missing Khairpur student has converted to Islam, married Muslim class fellow: police

Missing Khairpur student has converted to Islam, married Muslim class fellow: police

A Hindu student of the Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur who was allegedly missing has reportedly converted to Islam and married a Muslim class fellow, Geo News reported. Now known as Aliza Fatima, the girl is expected to record her statement in the court later today. She reportedly underwent conversion at the...

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