Cynthia’s Startling Allegations against PPP Top Leadership

Cynthia’s Startling Allegations against PPP Top Leadership

By Adeel Ahmed AN obscure American blogger who was barely known by anyone in Pakistan until a few days ago has suddenly become the talk of the town, with every Johnny-come-lately discussing her on national television ad nauseam. Last week, Pakistan-based American blogger Cynthia D. Ritchie made a startling claim...

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Building Tragedy in Lyari

Building Tragedy in Lyari

By Adeel Ahmed ONCE again, another building collapse—this time in the thickly-populated and poverty-stricken Lyari—has claimed 13 lives to date, while scores have been injured. The narrow residential building is reported to have had at least 40 living units or apartments. The dilapidated condition of the structure had long warned...

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RAVA Exclusive: PIA — A national liability riddled with indiscipline, mediocrity and corruption

RAVA Exclusive: PIA — A national liability riddled with indiscipline, mediocrity and corruption

By Fahmidah Yousfi and Adeel Ahmed PAKISTAN International Airlines (PIA), once the pride of Pakistan, has been in doldrums for a number of years. The company has accrued massive financial losses to the tune of Rs. 300 billion and run up loans due to decades of indiscipline, mismanagement and corruption,...

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PPP grills PTI govt over Ehsanullah Ehsan’s escape

PPP grills PTI govt over Ehsanullah Ehsan’s escape

The opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and an independent politician from the former Federally Administered Tribal Areas on Monday asked for an explanation from the government over the mysterious escape of former Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan from the custody of a security agency. He demanded that the matter...

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PPP terms NAB law ‘mother of all NROs’

PPP terms NAB law ‘mother of all NROs’

The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has termed the highly critical National Accountability Bureau Amendment Ordinance 2019 as “mother of all NROs”. In a news conference on Sunday, the PPP’s Punjab president Qamar Zaman Kaira lashed out at the new law, saying it will be mother of all previous NROs. Chaudhry...

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Zardari, Talpur to appear before accountability court today in fake accounts case

Zardari, Talpur to appear before accountability court today in fake accounts case

According to media reports, PPP leaders Asif Ali Zardari and Faryal Talpur are scheduled to appear before an accountability court in Rawalpindi today in the fake bank accounts case. Special security arrangements have been made to avoid any untoward incident on the occasion of the appearance of the PPP leaders...

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“Caravan-e-Bhutto” march led by Bilawal Bhutto to start today

“Caravan-e-Bhutto” march led by Bilawal Bhutto to start today

Pakistan’s Peoples Party (PPP) is all set to march against the Federal Government from Karachi today. Over 1 million rupees were reported to have been paid by the PPP for a special train that is scheduled to depart at 11am on March 26, from Karachi. A reception camp has also...

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Bilawal Bhutto Zardari congratulates PM Imran Khan and PTI on ‘World Puppetry Day’

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari congratulates PM Imran Khan and PTI on ‘World Puppetry Day’

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Imran Khan and his ruling party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on ‘World Puppetry Day’. The PPP chairman took to Twitter to share a google image stating March 21 is World Puppetry Day and said, “Today is actually #WorldPuppetryDay congratulations...

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PPP workers clash with police as Bilawal, Zardari enter the NAB office

PPP workers clash with police as Bilawal, Zardari enter the NAB office

ISLAMABAD: Former president Asif Ali Zardari and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in Islamabad in pursuance of its call-up notice in the Park Lane Estate case, media sources reported. They reached the NAB office in a convoy comprising over...

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Bilawal Bhutto meets Nawaz Sharif

Bilawal Bhutto meets Nawaz Sharif

LAHORE: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has met former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in Kot Lakhpat jail, media sources reported on Monday. The PPP top leader inquired after the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif. Bilawal is accompanied by PPP’s Qamar Zaman Kaira, Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar,...

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