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ISLAMABAD - Objections were raised at the Metro Bus project at the meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Planning & Development which was held under the chairmanship of Senator A. Rehman Malik today. One of the members claimed that the projects were being allocated without the approval of ECNEC and objection was raised regarding the formalities related to Metro Bus. The next five years plan does not have any reform planning for the law ...

LAHORE- The law enforcement agencies said today that the alleged mastermind of Raiwand operation had been arrested along with 18 other suspected terrorists. Security forces conducted operations in Okara, D.G Khan, Lahore, Islamabad, Lahore and Rahim Yar Khan and claimed to have detained suspects linked to the attack. Two of the suspects arrested were women. The alleged mastermind of Raiwand attack, identified as Molvi Ishaq, was arrested from ...

ISLAMABAD- Former interior minister and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Rehman Malik said today that his party would not be a part of any conspiracy against democracy. Talking to journalists, Rehman Malik said that Asif Zardari’s US visit was already planned and it should not be seen in negative terms. “The PPP has always been against martial law and supported democracy in the country,” he said. The PPP senator added that ...

WASHINGTON- Pakistan and the United States have agreed to enhance ...

ISLAMABAD-The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) said that patients and ...

ISLAMABAD-Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has expressed grief ...

JAMRUD- Two blasts occurred outside houses in Tehsil Bara and Jamrud ...

ISLAMABAD- Work on Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metro Bus Project (RIMBP) ...

PESHAWAR- The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to start a ...

ISLAMABAD-Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar has directed provision of salaries to government employees.  The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued circular in this regard. Sources told ...

ISLAMABAD-A petition has been filed in Supreme Court which demanded efficient security to combat possible protest on Independence Day as police is 'not trustworthy'. The petition was filed by ...

PESHAWAR-Secretary of a member of the National Assembly (MNA) was shot dead today. According to reports, the secretary of MNA, Nasir Khan, was killed in a firing incident that occurred at the Ring ...

Pakistan security officials said today they had arrested a top militant near the Afghan border but not a Pakistani Taliban leader whose colleagues had identified last week as a man who once tried to ...

ISLAMABAD- Acting chairman Pakistan Electronic Media & Regulatory Authority (Pemra) today challenged his removal at the Supreme Court. The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on July 15 had suspended the ...

Karachi- Following the pattern of the federal government, provincial government of Sindh today announced a four-day holiday on account of Eidul Fitr. According to a notification issued by the Sindh ...

ISLAMABAD- Federal government has issued notice to AJK government for payment of Rs 37.85 billion on account of outstanding electricity bills. According to sources, ministry of water and power ...

Islamabad- Two more polio cases have been confirmed in kids from Khyber Agency and Qilah Abdullah , taking the nationwide tally to 96 so far this year.. According to media reports, poliovirus in 2 ...

Islamabad- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf is thinking about staging a demonstration of Azadi March on Shahra-e-Dastoor instead of D Chowk. Sources revealed that PTI has started thinking about changing the ...

Islamabad- The federal government has disbursed over 1,047 million rupees among the IDPs of North Waziristan Agency. According to FATA Disaster Management Authority, 22,941 IDPs families have ...

Islamabad- Former Chief Justice Supreme Court, Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, has send defamation notice of Rs. 15 billion to PTI Chief Imran Khan for leveling allegations against him. Talking to media, ...

Khairpur- The death of a man who was killed in an alleged encounter with police in Khairpur's Faiz Ganj area has become a puzzle. According to a private news channel, police had claimed to kill an ...

Tokyo- Pakistan retained its last year's position at number 146 in the category of 'low development countries' in the UN Human Development Report (HDR)  2014 'Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing ...

Rawalpindi- Rescue departments have been placed on high alert while emergency rescue plan has been prepared for Eid-ul-Fitr. Ambulances, rescue and fire services of Punjab Emergency Services will be ...

Islamabad- Rawalpindi/Islamabad and surrounding areas received rain on Thursday morning bringing the temperature down in the holy month of Ramzan. Scattered rain-thundershower is expected in ...

Hyderabad- Telangana BJP leader K Laxman flayed the TRS government's decision to appoint the tennis star Sania Mirza today, as the brand ambassador of the newly carved-out state in India. He called ...

Washington- The body of seventeen-year old Pakistani-American pilot Harris Sulaiman has been found while search was underway for the recovery of his father’s body. According to US media, the ...

Islamabad- President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif have strongly condemned the killing of Mubarak Raza Advocate, the son-in-law of Allama Talib Jauhari in Karachi. They ...

Islamabad- Parade of Independence Day will be held on August 14 instead of August 13. Traffic plan has been prepared while all routs towards Red Zone will be blocked for ordinary traffic. The set ...

Karachi- Mubarak Kazmi Advocate, who was gunned down in Karachi on Wednesday, was laid to rest today. The funeral prayers of the deceased were held at Khairul Amal mosque Ancholi. Allama Talib ...

DUBAI-Dubai International Airport (DIA) authorities have warned, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), to adhere to the time slot allocated to it or risk facing fines. "It has failed to follow the ...

KARACHI-Following the directives of Jamaat-e-Islami Chief Pakistan Siraj-ul-Haq, the JI Karachi Chapter has decided to observe "Youm-e-Azm" (Day of determination) countrywide on Friday . The said ...

PESHAWAR-A strong rooted politico-religious party in Pakistan, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Ameer Siraj ul Haq on Wednesday resigned from senior ministry of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK). JI Ameer Siraj-ul-Haq ...

ISLAMABAD - Foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan will meet in Islamabad on August 25 to carry forward the dialogue process between the two countries.Foreign Secretary of India Sujatha Singh ...

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