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Friday, January 06, 2012

ISLAMABAD - The PPP has again vowed defiance on the issue of writing to Swiss authorities  as ordered by the Supreme Court – saying that President Asif Zardari enjoys constitutional immunity. However, it has been decided that PPP-led government will hold early Senate and general ...

 

KARACHI  - Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Qaim Ali Shah, has criticised the statement of ...

ISLAMABAD - Criminal connivance coupled with sheer negligence on the part Water and Power ...

LAHORE – Legislators from both sides of Punjab’s political divide on Thursday ...

PANTUKAN, Philippines - At least 25 people were killed in the southern Philippines on ...

ISLAMABAD - The PPP has again vowed defiance on the issue of writing to Swiss authorities  as ordered by the Supreme Court – saying that President Asif Zardari enjoys constitutional ...

PESHAWAR - The banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed on Thursday to have killed 15 Frontier Constabulary personnel, who were kidnapped from Mullazai Fort in Tank on Dec 23, to avenge the killing ...

PANTUKAN, Philippines - At least 25 people were killed in the southern Philippines on Thursday when a landslide buried gold prospectors who had refused to leave an area declared too dangerous for habitation.Officials said up to 150 people were missing on Mindanao island after the collapse of a ...

CALIFORNIA - After years of appeals and delays, the last US Marine charged over the 2005 killings of 24 civilians in the Iraqi town of Haditha faces a court martial on Thursday in California. United States troops may have left Iraq, but there is still unfinished business in the legal arena with one ...

JERICHO - Israeli troops on Thursday demolished four villas near the ancient city of Jericho, which Israel said endangered a nearby archaeological site, sources on both sides said. An AFP correspondent at the scene said the villas, which are located in Ad-Duyuk at-Tahta northwest of the town, were ...

OPINIONS

Columns

Editorials

Letters

There is an underlying gas crisis which has gripped the nation, and which has led to a shortage following price hikes, and then yet another price ...

Ever since Pakistan’s birth, we have had numerous governments. Each government assured the masses that its only objective was to make Pakistan ...

When the Supreme Court exercises its jurisdiction under Article 184(3) it is not the affluent class or the bulk of influential class of people, which ...

The winter of discontent has finally borne fruit and the people have taken to the streets in anger. My son arrived back from Lahore yesterday and I ...

Mr Babar Awan’s comments before the media on receipt of the contempt of court notice issued to him and four other PPP stalwarts, on Wednesday, ...

The federal cabinet met over power industry issues, but in the same session also approved the Federal Government (Amendment) Bill, under which civil ...

Pakistan-Turkey bilateral relations have become a role model for relations with other states. The cooperation between these two Muslim states has ...

As the drawdown of US troops from Afghanistan steps up in 2012, NATO military planners are trying to figure out the ...

Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) police are being trained under a contingency plan evolved by the Ministry of Interior ...

It is important that whatever reform is going to take place, within the police department, it will have to be initiated ...

The PM is well aware of the needs of the industry for power and gas. But loadshedding is causing a dent in the PPP vote ...

This is apropos to the news report that US has suspended $700 million aid to Pakistan. It’s worth mentioning here ...

Normally the commuted portion of pension of civil servants that is 50 percent is restored after a lapse of 15 years ...

In his affidavit sent to Asma Jahangir, Gen Jones wrote, “Mr. Ijaz mentioned that he had a message from the ...

When Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) former chairman Ijaz Butt was leaving the post of PCB chairman he claimed that he had ...

REGIONAL

Lahore

Karachi

Islamabad

KARACHI  - Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Qaim Ali Shah, has criticised the statement of the PML-N ...

KARACHI - After finishing off seven people said to be associated with law-enforcement agencies, a ...

KARACHI – Tension simmered in the port city on Thursday after six people, including a top ANP ...

KARACHI - Muslim League-Functional (PML-F) Chief and Spiritual leader of Hur Jamaat, Pir Pagara on ...

ISLAMABAD - The Bank of Punjab, President Naeemuddin Khan Thursday informed the Senate Standing ...

ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court has disposed of out-of-turn promotion in Punjab and Balochistan ...

ISLAMABAD - Criminal connivance coupled with sheer negligence on the part Water and Power Ministry ...

ISLAMABAD - Aziz-ul-Haq, son of Maulvi Anwar-ul-Haq, a former Chief Justice of Pakistan who upheld ...

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