Al-Azizia case: Court proceedings continue, final arguments to be put forth today

Al-Azizia case: Court proceedings continue, final arguments to be put forth today

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court will resume hearing into Al-Azizia Steel Mills case against former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, today (Monday), media reported. The accountability court judge Muhammad Arshad Malik will conduct proceedings of the case. The prosecutor of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Wasiq Malik, will present final arguments in...

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Bomb in Karachi’s DHA area mysteriously explodes a parked car, investigations underway

Bomb in Karachi’s DHA area mysteriously explodes a parked car, investigations underway

KARACHI: A bomb recently exploded inside a car parked in a plot in Defence Housing Authority’s Khayaban-e-Mujahid area early Monday, sources revealed. The vehicle was parked at a vacant plot near Khadda Market, Defence when it exploded. A homemade vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) resulted in an explosion. However in a dramatic turn,...

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24-year-old Karachiite shot dead as he refuses to pay Rs 1 million extortion amount

24-year-old Karachiite shot dead as he refuses to pay Rs 1 million extortion amount

KARACHI: A  A 24-year-old staffer was injured in firing after he reportedly refused to pay extortion demanded by assailants, media reported on Monday. The incident occurred in Karachi’s Kharadar area. The assailants first opened fire on the shop and then demanded Rs 1 million extortion amount. According to police sources, an...

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Misbehaviour with airport staff: SC wraps up case after GB minister issues apology

Misbehaviour with airport staff: SC wraps up case after GB minister issues apology

 Supreme Court on Friday wrapped up a suo motu case regarding Gilgit Baltistan (GB) Tourism Minister Fida Hussain’s alleged misbehavior with Islamabad airport staff after he issued a written apology. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case regarding the alleged misbehavior...

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Indian government to accept that the Kashmir issue has no military solution.

Indian government to accept that the Kashmir issue has no military solution.

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry asked the Indian government to accept that the Kashmir issue has no military solution. Chaudhry was addressing a seminar of the All Parties Parliamentary Kashmir Group in Islamabad. “Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi just announced that his government will give a package of billions of rupees...

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Bilawal remains clueless about Zardari Group dealings

Bilawal remains clueless about Zardari Group dealings

The legal team of Chairman Pakistan People’s Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari told Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in a written reply that their client was not aware of Zardari Group Pvt Ltd. dealings. The PPP chairman informed investigators that his father former President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari was looking all...

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Opposition slams govt incompetence in first 100 days

Opposition slams govt incompetence in first 100 days

Opposition parties  criticised the government for its incompetence as Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) completed its first 100 days in power on Thursday. Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari mocked the government’s first 100 days performance in a tweet, stating, “We were busy taking U-turns.” Naya Pakistan #100Days100UTurns pic.twitter.com/d0R8jwoPvm —...

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SC seeks properties, tax details of PM’s sister Aleema Khan

SC seeks properties, tax details of PM’s sister Aleema Khan

Supreme Court on Friday has sought properties and tax details of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s sister Aleema Khan from Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case pertaining to foreign properties and bank accounts of Pakistanis. During the proceedings, deputy attorney general...

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We tried to benefit common man: PM on first 100 days of govt

We tried to benefit common man: PM on first 100 days of govt

Prime Minister Imran Khan, while addressing a ceremony marking completion of first 100 days of his government on Thursday, said they tried to benefit the common man from their policies. The prime minister took the nation into confidence regarding PTI’s 100 days in power at the ceremony held at Jinnah...

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Government saved millions through austerity: PM Imran

Government saved millions through austerity: PM Imran

Prime minister  Imran Khan on Thursday has chaired meeting of Federal Cabinet in Islamabad to discuss eight-point agenda. During the meeting, Finance Minister Asad Umar informed the cabinet about economic situation in the country. The participants also reviewed the 100-day performance of the government. The federal cabinet lauded the premier...

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