Staff Reporter/Agencies

  • | Dr Arif Alvi says Pakistan will not hold talks with India until it reverses Kashmir’s status to pre-August 5 situation | Imran Khan asks OIC, world to correct ‘huge injustice of history’ in IIOJK, Palestine ISLAMABAD/THOTHA (AJK)   -  President Dr Arif ...

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  • | Two killed, several injured including 5 policemen in violent clashes at various polling stations | Election Commission rejects allegations of rigging | AJK polls held in free, fair, transparent manner: CEC MUZAFFARABAD   -  Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Pakistan ...

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  • ISLAMABAD/TASHKENT   -   Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday assured Chinese Premier Li Keqiang that his government would spare no effort to fully investigate the bus incident in which 9 Chinese nationals lost their lives.  In a telephonic conversation, the prime minister said ...

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  • | Performs commercial launch of Rashakai Special Economic Zone | Says 4pc growth has surprised everyone | Future of Pakistan lies in industrialisation | Prudent economic policies have started yielding positive results | LSM showing growth NOWSHERA   -  Prime Minister Imran Khan on ...

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  • LAHORE   -  An anti-terrorism court in Lahore on Saturday sentenced two men to death over the gang rape of a French-Pakistani mother, lawyers said, an attack that prompted nationwide protests and tough new anti-rape legislation. The ATC convicted Abid Malhi and Shafqat Ali, prime ...

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  • DASKA/SIALKOT   -  Two people were shot and killed and eight others sustained critical injuries when some ‘unidentified suspects’ opened gunfire near polling station of Ghounki in Daska during NA-75 by-elections. The victims belong to different political parties, police ...

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  • | Imran Khan says govt will try to bring Nawaz Sharif back under international laws | Admits extradition is a lengthy process | Chairs meeting for promotion of knowledge economy ISLAMABAD   -  Prime Minister Imran Khan said he would be turned good for the opposition parties if he ...

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  • | Imran Khan says once plebiscite is implemented, Kashmiris may join Pakistan | India can never win over Kashmiri population | We were trying to develop friendship (with India) but they were stabbing us in back | Never misunderstand that our offer for friendship is based on any ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -  Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday rejected a summary sent to him by the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority for petrol price hike by Rs13.18 per liter. The prime minister however approved a minimal increase of just Rs 2.70, officials said. The Oil and Gas Regulatory ...

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  • KARACHI/ SUKKUR   -   Federal Minister for Education and Professional Trainings and National Heritage and Culture Shafqat Mahmood Saturday said all primary schools and universities would start classes from Monday. While talking to reporters in Sukkur during his visit to the tomb ...

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  • LAHORE   -  Another group of Pakistani Hindu families who had migrated to India to seek better living conditions and economic future, came back Thursday, fully disappointed, but happy to return home. Over 100 Hindus have returned to Pakistan in the past few months, who were lured to ...

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  • ISLAMABAD/WASHINGTON   -   Country witnessed highest positivity ratio of Covid-19 in Karachi followed by Peshawar, and Mirpur in Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) while the overall nationwide positivity rate has been recorded at 4.45 percent. According to the latest figures ...

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  • | Imran Khan tells Mach incident was part of a bigger game | Govt will track down and bring culprits to justice | Certain forces want to create Shia-Sunni rift in Muslim countries | Special cell to ensure Hazara’s security QUETTA/ISLAMABAD  -  Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday ...

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  • RY Khan/Faisalabad -Saraiki Ajrak Day was celebrated here at district bar association. Besides dozens of other advocates, Members Punjab Bar Council Mumtaz Mustafa, Sardar Basit Khan and President District Bar Association Mazhar Husain Kharal attended the event and wore Saraiki Ajraks. Speaking on ...

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  • FAISALABAD/HAFIZABAD/BHAKKAR - Eight persons including a woman died and dozens other sustained multiple injuries in various road accident occurred in different areas due to dense fog on Saturday.In Faisalabad, a speeding bus collided with Rickshaw due to severe fog resulting in the death of Shahida ...

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  • MULTAN/ LODHRAN/ AHMEDPUR EAST-Federal Minister for Railway Sheikh Rashid Ahmad on Friday made it clear that peace between Pakistan and Indian will remain elusive unless Kashmir issue is resolved. Addressing a ceremony here on Friday, Sh Rashid warned, “Now if we showed in any slackness or ...

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  • NANKANA SAHIB-Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed said on Sunday that India has left no room for negotiations between the two countries after stripping Kashmir of its autonomy and abrogating articles 370 and 35A of its Constitution.The minister addressed a ceremony in Nankana Sahib, and ...

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  • KASUR India, failing to fulfil its responsibility under the Indus Water Treaty of 1960 with Pakistan, released water into the Sutlej River, inundated 18 villages on both sides of the riverbed in Kasur district. River Sutlej is expected to be in high flood at Ganda Singhwala, Kasur, with current ...

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  • SHEIKHUPURA-A couple along with their five children were killed when roof their dilapidated house caved in due to heavy rain here in in Asad Town locality near Kot Abdul Malik in wee hours on Wednesday.According to the Rescue 1122 and police, the incident of roof collapse occurred in Kot Abdul ...

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  • KHANEWAL/RAJANPUR -Six persons including three members of a same family including two women died and 20 others sustained injuries three accidents occurred in different area here on Friday.According to Rescue 1122 and police, three members of a same family - a man, his mother and aunt, died when a ...

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  • TOBA TEK SINGH/KHANEWAL/ OKARA/BHAKKAR-As many as 30 persons including women and minors were killed and 53 others sustained injuries in various incidents of enmity, violence, drowning, burning and road accidents in different districts of Punjab over the past 48 hours.According to police and Rescuer ...

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  • SARGODHA/KHANEWAL - Eight persons including two women died in road accidents and in a firing incident in different areas here on Monday.According to police, two persons were killed in a firing incident in the Jhamra Chowki police limits.Police said that Muhammad Hamza, resident of Chak 162/164 NB, ...

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  • LALAMUSA-The son of PPP stalwart Qamar Zaman Kaira and his friend were laid to rest after funeral, which was attended by thousands of people including top leadership of all political parties here on Saturday.Usama Kaira along with his friend Hamza Butt had died in a road accident on GT Road near ...

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  • BAHAWALPUR-Four persons including a woman were gunned down and three others including a minor sustained gunshot wounds here in Khairpur Tamewali, some 70km from here on Sunday. According to police sources, unidentified assailants, riding motorcycles, fired indiscriminate gunshots on residents of ...

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  • The Lahore Waste Management Company and District Administration in collaboration with Agahee Foundation conducted clean and green awareness drive outside Deputy Commissioner Office on Thursday.  Additional Deputy Commissioner Awais Malik and Membe Provincial Assembly Punjab Uzma Qarar ...

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  • The Punjab Healthcare Commission and Drug Advisory Program (DAP) of the Colombo Plan will cooperate for monitoring of the quality of care in the addiction treatment centres of the province.  A meeting was held here on Friday at the PHC office between the Commission’s management and ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Monday accepted the applications of candidates for the recounting of votes in 26 National and provincial constituencies. The ECP also turned down the requests for votes recounting in 32 seats of National and provincial assemblies. Several ...

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  • BADIN - Former government of Sindh and muggers were petrified of God creatures rather than space creatures and God creatures would get rid from the looters at any cost. These views were expressed by senior leader of Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA) and former Speaker of National Assembly Dr Fehmida ...

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  • KARACHI -  Karachiites on Sunday endured the hottest day of the summer as the mercury touched 44 degree centigrade, the Met office said. The sweltering heatwave in the city and elsewhere in Sindh is likely to extend its unwelcome stay by four to five days. According to Dr Ghulam Rasool, ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi is adamant that the final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be held in Karachi. Sethi said this in response to being asked repeatedly by reporters about the final being held in the city of lights. “The final will be held in ...

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