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PM heads to US to address UNGA on Sept 27th

Prime Minister Imran Khan will reach the United States today to highlight the situation in occupied Kashmir at the UN General Assembly session and other forums. He had left for the US after wrapping up a visit to Saudi Arabia. According to the Foreign Office (FO), PM Imran will lead the Pakistan delegation during the high-profile week of the UN...

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PM Imran advises nation to stop glorifying money launderers

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan on Wednesday advised nation to stop praising 'money launderers allegedly involved in embezzlement and corruption. The tweet from his official account came following the last night high powered speech where he announced to constitute commission to probe alleged corruption corruption of PPP and PMLN. Time for nation to stop glorifying money launderers who...

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High powered speech: PM Imran vows to constitute commission to probe corruption in last decade

ISLAMABAD: In a high powered speech, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday promised to constitute a "high-powered commission" to probe corruption of last 10 years in Pakistan. Khan, during his address with the nation late Tuesday, took the masses into confidence on current political and economic situation of the country. The prime minister put the blame for economic woes of...

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Federal Budget 2019-20 presented by Hammad Azhar

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is presenting its first Federal Budget for the fiscal year 2019-20 with an estimated cost of Rs6 trillion. The federal budget 2019-20 is being presented by Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar. Azhar said, "There has been no increase in exports in the past five years." "Due to financial mismanagement, the deficit reached Rs2260bn....

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Hate Speech: MQM(L) founder Altaf Hussain arrested by Scotland Yard

LONDON: MQM founder Altaf Hussain has been arrested in London by Scotland Yard. He has been taken to a police station in central London and is currently being interrogated. A forensic unit of Scotland Yard is searching the residence of Altaf Hussain, according to media reports. The arrest is reportedly in relation to a hate speech made by Hussain on...

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NAB arrests Asif Ali Zardari after IHC rejected bail application

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials' team reached Zardari House in Islamabad on Monday and arrested former president and Pakistan People's Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari hours after the Islamabad High Court (IHC) rejected application seeking extension in the pre-arrest bails of former president and sister Faryal Talpur. Police personnel had entered the former president's house after the court...

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Shehbaz Sharif arrives Pakistan from London

LAHORE: Opposition Leader in the National Assembly and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif came back to Pakistan early Sunday after a seven-week stay in London. Shahbaz, seeking medical treatment in London, was cleared for travel by the doctors. The PML-N leader landed at the Allama Iqbal International Airport on board PIA flight PK-758 where he was welcomed by...

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Funeral prayers for army officers martyred in North Waziristan offered

The funeral prayers for two Pakistan Army officers martyred in the North Waziristan blast were held on Saturday. Captain Irfan Ullah was laid to rest in his hometown with a large number of officers and locals attending his funeral. The funeral prayers for martyred Lt. Colonel Raashid Karim Baig were offered at Gilgit. The chief minister of Gilgit-Baltistan and Pakistan...

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Four army personal embraced martyrdom in N. Waziristan IED blast

According to the Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR) on Friday at least four Pakistan Army personnel embraced martyrdom and four others injured during a blast caused by an improvised explosive device (IED) in Kharkamar, North Waziristan. "Terrorists targeted military vehicle through an IED planted on road. 3 officers and a soldiers embraced Shahadat. 4 soldiers Injured," the military's media wing...

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Two FC soldiers martyred during Eid duty in Balochistan

RAWALPINDI: Two FC soldiers embraced martyrdom during Eid duty in Balochistan, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release released on Thursday. Terrorists targeted FC troops during their patrolling on Eid security duties in Harnai, Balochistan. ISPR said the martyred soldiers include 23-year-old Sepoy Yar Muhammad of Kuch District Sibi, Balochistan and 19-year-old Sepoy Mehtab Khan from Laki Marwat.

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Qureshi urges India to stop brutalities against Muslim minority

MULTAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday urged Indian government to stop rights violations of Muslim minorities in the country, Radio Pakistan reported. “Indian Muslims are being subjected to torture by Hindu extremists in India”, Qureshi said while talking to journalists in Multan, here today. Qureshi said there are some news reports circulated in a section of press that...

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Load Shedding continues in Karachi on Eid second day

KARACHI: Like first day of Eid-ul-Fitr, people of Karachi are experiencing load-shedding on the second day of Eid. As per details, people living in city’s area of Gulzar Hijri, Tariq Bin Ziyad Society Malir Halt and other areas are facing power outages, creating hurdles for them on the second day of Eid. It is noteworthy, that Karachiites living in Kazimabad,...

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Eidul Fitr celebrations commence across Pakistan with traditional passion

Eidul Fitr is being celebrated across Pakistan on Wednesday (today), with traditional festivities signifying the end of the holy month of Ramazan. Congregations were held in open spaces, mosques and Eidgah's early in the day across Pakistan, Radio Pakistan reported, adding that prayer leaders highlighted the significance and philosophy of Eidul Fitr in their sermons. Special prayers were offered for...

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9 dead, 13 injured in Jalalpur Pira Wala firing

JALALPUR: On Wednesday, nine people died and 13 people were injured in an exchange of firing during a clash between two groups in the Pira Wala area in Jabalpur, said local police. According to the police, the enmity between the groups prevailed for a long time. The injured have been shifted to a hospital for immediate medical attention, added the...

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PM Khan, President Alvi advocate compassion for needy in Eidul Fitr messages

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that one could enjoy the real festivities of Eid by showing compassion to and share pleasures with the needy and poor people. In his message to the countrymen on the occasion of Eidul Fitr, the prime minister said the objective of Eidul Fitr was to promote unity, brotherhood, sacrifice and generosity among the...

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Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated in Pakistan on Wednesday as moon sighted

KARACHI: Eid-ul-Fitr moon sighted on Tuesday as announced by Ruet-e-Hilal committee chairman, Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman which marks the first day of Eid (First Shawwal) on Wednesday (5th June). The meeting of the moon searching committee was held in Karachi. The trend of two Eids in Pakistan has not been broken as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa celebrated Eid today (Tuesday) after the provincial...

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KP celebrates Eid today as Fawad calls it embarrassment

PESHAWAR: The controversy related to Eid ul Fitr once again revolved around Pakistan as the province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is celebrating Eid-ul Fitr today (Tuesday) after the provincial government announced that Eid will officially be celebrated in the province on June 4. KP Governor Shah Farman offered Eid prayers at the Governor House, as residents of the province also went to...

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