Pakistan

Mysterious gas kills several people in Kemari, scores rushed to hospitals

KARACHI: A mysterious gas in Kemari port area of the metropolis has killed four people with fears of the numbers escalating, scores are affected and have been shifted to the nearest healthcare facilities. According to details, four people pronounced dead include two women, names of three dead individuals have been revealed to be Maymar Begum, Rizwan, and Ahsan. Initial reports...

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KSE recovers 181 points on improving SBP

KARACHI -Stocks closed bullish amid thin trade led by oversold oil stocks on strong valuations. Mainly led by banking and oil stocks market gained some ground after a steep fall of 591 points in last 3 trading sessions. KSE-100 share index posted a fresh gain of 180.99 degrees or 0.64 percent to end the day at 28511.02 degrees compared to 28330.03...

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PTI – Govt. allows to hold protest

ISLAMABAD - The matter of PTI’s May11 protest rally dominated the National Assembly continues on Thursday, as the second biggest opposition party requested the government not to create any hurdle in their path, while the government assured its cooperation but expressed doubts on PTI intentions at the same time. PTI was not campaigning against the government as the government has...

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NWA – Nine soldiers killed in bomb attack

PESHAWAR – On Thursday, at least nine security personnel were wiped out and several others sustained injured when a roadside bomb detonated in North Waziristan Agency. Military officials said the paramilitary soldiers were doing close to internal drives in the Ghulam Khan area of North Waziristan when they added up under attack.“Some terrorists had established a powerful IED on the...

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NAWABSHAH – Two killed, 50 injured in 4.3 earthquake

NAWABSHAH: On Friday, the first quake hit at approximately 3.50 am and measured 4.5 on the Richter scale. Two people have been bolted down while 50 others were wounded when an earthquake jolted different areas in the Nawabshah district on early morning. Rescue squads and police were on their toes while offering assistance to the victims. All the wounded were...

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Rawalpindi: Pakistan test fires Ballistic Missile Hatf III

Pakistan today conducted a successful training launch of a short range surface to surface Ballistic Missile Hatf III (Ghaznavi), capable of delivering nuclear and conventional warheads within a reach of 290 kms. The launch was witnessed by the Chief of Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif, Director General Strategic Plans Division, Lieutenant General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Commander 5 Corps, Lieutenant General...

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Quetta: Blast in Quetta, 2 died

At least two individuals died and more than a dozen others wounded in a fire today. Police and rescue sources said a powerful explosive device went off near NADRA office, at Double Road. After Blast, many vehicles and shops were damaged and at least two persons died while 14 others sustained injuries who were rushed to local hospitals. Law enforcers...

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LAHORE: Khan, Qadri told about security threats: Rana

Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah said on Thursday that there are security threats on May 11 and both Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri have been informed about the state of affairs. Speaking to media here, the parson said that a great number of people at one seat can be targeted easily by the terrorists. “We are...

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MUZAFFARABAD: 9 die as van drop down into gorge in Azad Kashmir

At least nine people were killed and 19 others wounded when a van carrying them fell down a narrow, hilly road near Muzaffarabad city of Azad Kashmir. Police and rescue teams said the incident took place along the Pier Chinese road in the east of Muzaffarabad city. Officials stated the van was overloaded and carrying 28 people, double than the...

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ISLAMABAD: PPP distances itself from PTI protest

Senior PPP leader, Senator Raza Rabbani, has confirmed that his party would not support Imran Khan in his anti-ragging campaign. “Although we have objections over election results, we will not be part of any movement which may destabilize the popular. Supporting Imran Khan is tantamount to derail the democratic system,” said Rabbani while speaking to media persons outside the Supreme...

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MIRANSHAH: Nine soldiers martyred in Miranshah

At least nine security personnel were martyred and several others were wounded in a roadside blast in the restive tribal region. Our correlation said that the ISPR has confirmed martyrdom of eight soldiers. According to details, a vehicle of the security personnel was targeted through a roadside remote controlled device at Ghulam Khan Road in Miranshah, headquarters of North Waziristan...

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LAHORE: Documentary ‘The Pakistan Four’ premieres in Lahore

The Pakistan Four has premiered to resounding applause at the Fulbright Center in Lahore. The documentary film by Fulbright alumnus Shehzad Hameed is an inspirational story of four Pakistani-American women who challenged cultural expectations on their journeys to meet personal and professional dreams. The Pakistan Four follows award-winning Manhattan chef and winner of the reality cooking show Chopped, Fatima Ali,...

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PCB announce itinerary for Kiwi tour to UAE

 The Pakistan Cricket Board announced the itinerary for the New Zealand home tour on Thursday, to be worked in the UAE in November of this year. The series begins with the inaugural Test match at the Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi from November 11-15, followed by Test matches at Dubai Cricket Stadium and Sharjah Cricket Stadium.A one-off T20 match...

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KARACHI: Gen Raheel visits Quaid’s mausoleum

Head of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Thursday saw the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah to pay homage to the father of the country. Gen Raheel was escorted by Karachi Corps Commander Sajjad Ghani. He laid floral wreath at the grave of Quaid-e-Azam, offered ‘fateha’ and penned his comments in the visitor’s book.

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KARACHI: 2 killed; Policeman’s son strike on rival in Karachi

Son of a high police official, accompanied by guards of his father, launched an overnight armed assault on an adversary’s house located in defiance, killing him on the situation. According to SP Clifton Ebadat Nisar, the incident took place as a result of bad blood between the two rival groups. The police official stated, however, the police are trying to...

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ISLAMABAD: FIA instruct to provide enquiry report to Musharraf

The Special Court hearing case of high treason charges against former president Pervez Musharraf told the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to provide its inquiry report to the accused. A three-member bench, led by Justice Faisal Arab, resumed hearing of the high-profile case today in Islamabad and directed the FIA to complete the job of handing over of the joint investigation...

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ISLAMABAD: Siddiqui to Taliban, No headway, no peace talks

Special Advisor to Prime Minister on National Affairs and Coordinator of Peace Dialogue Committee, Irfan Saddiqui Wednesday rang the alarm bells that the peace process would fall away into a stalemate if Taliban made no concrete headway straightaway “Long-drawn-out talks don’t bode well in the inaugural spot. A procedure of such a sensitive nature just cannot move on everlastingly. It...

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