Pakistan

Modi is trapped, Kashmir will be free soon, says PM Khan

MUZAFFARABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan slammed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday, saying that he is 'trapped' and that Kashmiris will be free soon from India's reign of terror. "It looks as if all of you, from the inside, are a bit feeling like you have lost," he told parliamentarians at the Azad Kashmir assembly after they made speeches before...

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Federal govt. challenges suspension of Lakhvi’s detention

ISLAMABAD: Federal government on Thursday filed an appeal in Supreme Court to challenge the suspension of detention order of 26/11 accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. NewsOne reported The government had detained Lakhvi under Maintenance of Public Order (MPO), hours after he was granted bail by anti-terror court in the 26/11 case on December 18. However, the government's detention order was suspended...

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NACTA meeting, Nisar orders data collection of banned outfits

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan chaired the executive board meeting of NACTA here on Wednesday at PM House. NewsOne reported He directed that the data of banned organizations should be collected. The minister directed that terrorists on death row whose mercy pleas have been rejected should be executed immediately. The meeting was attended by Inspector General Police of...

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Govt has taken bold steps to combat terrorism: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that the present government has taken concrete measures to address the challenge of terrorism. NewsOne reported While speaking in senate, PM said Operation Zarb-e-Azb was a fatal blow to terrorists, adding that it had cramped their style. He said their evil designs should be foiled at the earliest. Premier added that...

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Sartaj Aziz meets the Afghan Parliamentary Delegation

ISLAMABAD: An Afghan Parliamentary delegation comprising members of the Meshrano Jirga (upper house) and Wolesi Jirga (lower house) met with the Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sartaj Aziz, at the Foreign Office today. The Adviser underlined the importance Pakistan attaches to a peaceful, stable, united and prosperous Afghanistan and a friendly and good-neighborly...

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PM invited Afghan President to visit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif felicitated the newly elected Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah over a phone call on Tuesday. PM Nawaz has offered government of Pakistan’s complete co-operation to ensure peace in Afghanistan. Nawaz Sharif also invited the newly elected Afghan President and Chief Executive to visit Pakistan.

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Cross-border firing injured two soldiers in Narowal

SIALKOT: Cross-border firing between Pakistani border guards and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) personnel injured two soldiers in Shakargarh sector of Narowal district on Wednesday, a Chenab Rangers official said. The injured included Naik Riaz Shakar and Lance Naik Safdar of Chenab Rangers. Chenab Rangers spokesman added that the exchange broke out ahead of a flag meeting ceremony in the...

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New Year’s Eve: Pillion riding banned in metropolis

KARACHI: Sindh government has banned pillion riding in Karachi for December 31 to ensure law and order on the occasion of New Year's eve. Home Secretary Niaz Abbasi said that on the night of New Year there would be ban on pillion riding for one night right from the evening of December 31 to the morning of January 1, 2015....

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President summons National Assembly session

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon has summoned National Assembly session on advice of Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif on Thursday (1st Jan. 2015) to discuss the establishment of military tribunal courts, official sources. While talking to media Information Minister Parvez Rasheed informed that the proposed constitutional amendments for the establishment of military courts will be presented and passed during the NA session....

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PM chaired anti-terror plan meeting

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Muhammad Nawaz Sharif chaired a follow up meeting reviewing progress on National Action Plan to counter terrorism on Tuesday at PM House. NewsOne Reported The meeting also reviewed action plans to block terror financing and breaking the terror communication network. Illegal SIMs was also came under review. The Premier said only those cases would be referred...

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Another convict in Musharraf assisination case executed

PESHAWAR: Niaz Muhammad, a former junior technician in Pakistan Air Force, convicted in Musharraf's assassination attempt was executed in Peshawar Jail. NewsOne Reported Niaz Mohammad was a resident of Swabi district. He was kept at the Haripur Central Prison until Tuesday, from where he was shifted to the Peshawar Central Prison in a helicopter. The last death sentence was carried...

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Military courts are unconstitutional: Iftikhar Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Former chief justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry termed military courts in the country as unconstitutional, NewsOne Reported. While talking to media here on Tuesday, Former Chief Justice said that “Military courts are illegal and unconstitutional. The basic structure of the Constitution guarantees an independent judiciary, and military courts cannot be established in the presence of an independent judiciary.” In the...

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Militants torches primary schools in Kurram Agency

Peshawar: Militants set ablaze two primary schools in Kurram Agency on Tuesday as authorities extended winter holidays amid threats of attacks, NewsOne reports. According to the sources, The incident comes two weeks after the Peshawar school massacre, where 134 children were gunned down by heavily armed militants. All the wooden benches and desks along with school records were destroyed and...

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NACTA launches helpline to report against terrorist activities

ISLAMABAD: The National Counter-Terrorism Authority (Nacta) on Tuesday announces a launch of telephone helpline extension 1717 to report terrorism and terror-related complaints, NewsOne reported. The 1717 emergency helpline will work round the clock and is said to have a state-of-the-art system.

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PM summons anti-terror policy meeting

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has summoned a key security meeting here on Tuesday to mull over national anti-terror plan, NewsOne reported. According to details, the meeting will be attended by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar, Inter Services Intelligence chief Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhter and other high officials. Sources told that the...

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Boxer Amir Khan meets PM, condemns Peshawar school massacre

ISLAMABAD:Pakistani origin British boxer Amir Khan met with Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif at PM House today. NewsOne Reported Amir Khan condemned terrorist attack on Army Public School (APS) in Peshawar. He supported efforts of the Government to curb terrorism in the country. He expressed deep sympathies with bereaved families and prayed for the departed soul.

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Lahore: Fire engulfs in Anarkali market, leaves 13 dead

LAHORE: A Fire broke out in a building of Anarkali Market in Lahore Monday, leaving at least 13 people dead, NewsOne reported. According to MS Meo Hospital, 13 dead bodies were brought to hospital. Nine dead bodies are kept in emergency department while four are in morgue. The DCO Lahore said that the incident occurred as a result of short...

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