I don’t expect free and fair general elections, says Nawaz Sharif

Speaking outside the accountability court in Islamabad, Nawaz points fingers at the Senate by lamenting that what happened at the previously-held Senate elections is going to happen again in the coming general elections therefore he might not participate.

COAS hails contributions of Pakistani Christians in national development

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa hosted a banquet dinner in the honour of leading Christian clergy in Pakistan.

COAS orders combing operations against terrorists

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has ordered combing operations against terrorists in all parts of the country. Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Lt Gen Asim Bajwa said decision to this effect was taken at a meeting headed by the Army Chief after a suicide blast on lawyers at Civil Hospital in Quetta on Monday.

Development of tribal districts among top priorities: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan held a meeting with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Shah Farman and Chief Minister Mehmood Khan in Islamabad on Saturday.

8 killed in blast outside Kabul University

At least eight people were killed in a blast near the Kabul University in the Police District 3 of the Afghan capital on Friday morning.

SC orders ex CM KP to deposit Rs1.3 million for publishing pic on official...

Supreme Court (SC) on Friday ordered former chief minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to deposit Rs1.3 million for publishing his pictures in official advertisements.

Population census to begin in Pakistan from 15 March, 2017

The federal government has announced to commence population census in the country from 15 March, 2017. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif made this announcement while chairing a meeting of Council of Common Interests (CCI) in Islamabad on Friday. The meeting decided that the population and house census will be carried out simultaneously.

Another coalmine mishap kills four labourers in Dukki

Four workers lost their lives and another sustained injuries in an explosion in a coalmine in Chamalang area of Dukki district in Balochistan on Wednesday.

USAID launch Challenge Fund to Support Pakistani Entrepreneurs and SMEs

the American Ambassador David Hale joined the Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecommunication Anusha Rahman Ahmad Khan to launch the USAID-supported Challenge Fund implemented by USAID’s Small and Medium Enterprise Activity. The Challenge Fund will support the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the hospitality and Information Communications Technology (ICT) sectors. The Fund will also incentivize the development and diffusion of innovative, scalable business ideas that will benefit both the private sector and consumers.

7-member committee formed to hold talks with opposition

Prime Minister Imran Khan has formed a committee to hold negations with the opposition parties, particularly the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F).

Pakistan Army announces countrywide ‘Operation Radd-ul-Fassad’

Pakistan army has announced a countrywide operation Radd-ul-Fassad against terrorism. According to a statement released by the Inter Service Public Relation (ISPR), the operation Radd-ul-Fassad, elimination of discord, aims at indiscriminately eliminating residual/latent threat of terrorism,

Inquiry report on Khatm-e-Nabuwwat amendment issue surfaces

Contrary to the high court’s orders, the inquiry report of the Raja Zafarul Haq committee on the issue of amendment in the affidavit of Khatm-e-Nabuwwat has come to surface.