Topic: Stepping
misbah hints at stepping captain
October 13, 2014, 7:53 pm

Misbah hints at stepping down as captain

DUBAI-  Following Pakistan’s debacle against Australia, captain Misbah-ul-Haq has hinted at stepping down. “If could not return to form before World Cup, I will step down my captaincy,” said the Green Shirt captain in his interview to a foreign newspaper in Dubai. His ...

UN for stepping up struggle to stem human smuggling

ISLAMABAD - A two-day third regional meeting on human trafficking and migrant smuggling routes began in Islamabad on Thursday under the supervision of United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to discuss the emerging routes and challenges related to human trafficking and migrant smuggling in ...

ihc reins govt stepping domain
July 19, 2014

IHC reins in govt from stepping into AG’s domain

ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Friday restrained the federal government from interfering into the domain of Auditor General of Pakistan Muhammad Akhtar Buland Rana.A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Noor-ul-Haq N Qureshi issued these directions after the AGP had adopted before the ...

‘Unhappy’ Fazl mulls stepping down N bandwagon

ISLAMABAD - As Tahirul Qadri with his supportive political factions ostensibly is eying a ‘revolution’ to bring down the PML-N government, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has some trouble within his own ranks as important coalition partner (JUI-F) is contemplating to quit the government ...

US military intelligence chief stepping down

WASHINGTON (AFP): The head of the US Defence Intelligence Agency and his deputy will step down later this year, officials said late Wednesday, but denied reports they were being forced out.Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, who had served as director of the DIA since July 2012, and deputy David ...

barely stepping
February 27, 2014

Barely stepping up

Taking advantage of the newly acquired political space on the matter of terrorism, the federal cabinet has unanimously approved the country’s first national security policy. A brainchild of Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan, the exact details of the policy remain unknown. However, there are ...

singh wishes visit pakistan stepping
January 04, 2014

Singh ‘wishes’ to visit Pakistan before stepping down

NEW DELHIPrime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said he does want to go to Pakistan before stepping down but the conditions must be ‘appropriate’.Addressing a news conference here on Friday‚ he said his visit can lead to a breakthrough in moving forward dialogue process with ...

bilawal stepping politics gandhi mukhtar
December 28, 2013

Bilawal stepping into politics like Gandhi: Mukhtar

LAHORE - Former Defence Minister Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtar has said that Bilawal is being brought into politics like Gandhi and it will be better for Pakistan People’s Party. Talking to media people after a meeting with British-born Pakistani Boxer Amir Khan on Friday, Ahmed Mukhtar said ...

pentagon official stepping hagel
October 12, 2013

Pentagon's No 2 official stepping down: Hagel

WASHINGTON : The Pentagon's number-two ranking official is stepping down from his post, officials said Thursday amid reports of strains between him and his boss, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.The surprise announcement came in a statement from Hagel, who said he had "reluctantly accepted" ...

Stepping stone to £50,000 fortune

MOST people have a clear out before they move house which usually involves getting rid of those tired curtains or noisy fridge. But the Hickmotts are selling off their doorstep, which just happens to be a Buddhist temple step up to 1,300 years old and worth about £50,000.The one tonne, ...

stepping ashiyana
December 30, 2012

CM orders stepping up work on Ashiyana

LAHORE – While directing the concerned authorities to further accelerate the pace of work in Aashiyana housing schemes, Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif on Saturday set up a committee headed by Justice (retd) Aamir Raza to monitor the process of auctioning of commercial plots in these ...

Country Stepping Back Moving Forward Cjp
October 31, 2011, 8:23 pm

Country stepping back rather than moving forward: CJP

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has remarked Pakistan is stepping back rather than moving ahead despite being a nuclear state. He gave these remarks while presiding over a 2-member bench of Supreme Court (SC) during the course of hearing of suo motu notice of non-payment ...