Ashraf Javed

  • LAHORE - Hundreds of PML-N workers clashed with anti-riot police units outside the Regional Headquarters of the National Accountability (NAB) in Lahore on Tuesday as PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz Sharif arrived there to get her statement recorded in a land acquisition case, being probed by the ...

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  • LAHORE                -            A team of the National Accountability Bureau on Saturday raided the offices of Sharif Group of companies in Lahore and seized ...

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  • LAHORE         -          The provincial police department on Thursday paid rich tributes to the heroes who lost their lives while fighting terrorists on Lahore’s The Mall three years ago. Special prayers ...

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  • Lahore - As speculation of an impending political change in Punjab gains momentum, Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Saturday downplayed any threats to his position and claimed that his critics would get nothing but disappointment. Mr. Buzdar, whose performance as the ...

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  • LAHORE - Police on Thursday threw a massive security blanket across the provincial metropolis with heavy deployment of personnel and armed patrolling. Paramilitary troops are also patrolling on gun-fitted vehicles to ensure foolproof security for the players and spectators as the first match of the ...

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  • Lahore - A massive crackdown against the wheat and wheat flour hoarders was launched yesterday across the country particularly in Punjab following Prime Minister Imran Khan’s orders to not to spare the culprits involved in this shortage and immediately ensure provision of the commodity in the ...

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  • Lahore - Punjab Chief Minister’s Office on Saturday released comparative data of the expenditures spent during the current and previous governments for the renovation and maintenance of CM’s residence at 7-Club Road and his office on 8-Club Road. According to a spokesman, the building ...

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  • LAHORE                    -            The Lahore Accountability Court on Friday exempted former PM Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shehbaz Sharif from ...

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  • LAHORE        -       British High Commissioner Christian Turner on Monday showed his deep appreciation for the historic and cultural uniqueness of Lahore stating that visiting the ancient city was like seeing a hundreds of years of ...

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  • LAHORE              -          President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan in a statement issued by his office warned Indian army Chief Manoj Mukund Naravane and the BJP-RSS leaders ...

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  • LAHORE               -             A Deputy Inspector General of Punjab Police was wounded when a Constable attacked him with a knife at Police Lines in Qila Gujjar ...

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  • LAHORE        -          Punjab Chief Secretary Azam Suleman Khan and Police Inspector General Shoaib Dastgir on Saturday reached Sahiwal district where they spent a busy day. The chief secretary and the police chief ...

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  • LAHORE - Public transporters observed strike on Thursday and staged protest demonstrations in many cities to condemn the imposition of heavy fines over violations of different traffic laws. However, All Pakistan Transport Owners Federation (APTOF) yesterday evening announced end to the countrywide ...

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  • LAHORE - The Punjab province has seen an unprecedented increase in crime incidents during the first 11 months of this year as compared to the previous. The latest police data shows that incidents of murder, rape, abduction, dacoity, robbery, cattle theft, and motor vehicle theft have swelled to an ...

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  • LAHORE - Many people in Lahore defied the ban on aerial firing and fireworks to welcome the New Year late Tuesday night despite police crackdown on troublemakers. Special parties are scheduled to take place at the farmhouses located in the suburb of Lahore including Raiwind Road, Barki Road, Bedian ...

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  • LAHORE - Police have launched a rare crackdown in the provincial capital to arrest Top-20 “Badmash” nominated in several cases of murder, land grabbing, gambling and extortion. The police’s operation to hunt down these hardened criminals comes a few weeks after Prime Minister ...

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  • LAHORE - PML-N leader Rana Sanaullah was released from Lahore’s Camp Jail on Thursday afternoon, almost six months after he was arrested for allegedly possessing 15-kg narcotics. Authorities released the former Provincial Law Minister from the prison cell after he submitted two surety bonds ...

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  • LAHORE - A team of the Federal Investigation Agency on Thursday raided the Central Secretariat of the PML-N in Lahore’s Model Town area. An official said the raid was conducted in connection with the ongoing investigation into the video scandal involving Accountability Judge who had issued a ...

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  • Lahore - Like around the world, Christians are celebrating Christmas across the country. The provincial government set up special Christmas bazaars while Christian employees were given their monthly salaries before the event, reported APP on Wednesday. Various public and private departments, ...

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  • LAHORE - The Punjab province has seen an unprecedented increase in crime incidents in the first 10 months of this year as compared to the previous year. The latest police data shows that incidents of rape, abduction, dacoity, robbery, cattle theft, and motor vehicle theft have swelled to an ...

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  • LAHORE             -           Prime Minister Imran Khan’s nephew Hassan Khan Niazi fled from his house in the provincial capital shortly before a police raid on Friday. Police sources said a special team, headed by a DSP-rank ...

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  • LAHORE - Police on Thursday registered terror cases against hundreds of lawyers a day after they barged into the Punjab Institute of Cardiology. At least 30 lawyers were sent to jail while hunt for others is on. Talking to the media, CCPO Zulfiqar Hameed admitted police failure to stop ...

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  • LAHORE - Hundreds of protesting lawyers stormed into the Punjab Institute of Cardiology, assaulted staff and ransacked the building on Wednesday. Six critical patients reportedly expired on hospital beds as doctors and staff ran to safety during the assault. Angry lawyers also assaulted provincial ...

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  • LAHORE       -          In a major reshuffle, the Punjab government on Friday transferred dozens of senior officers including commissioners, deputy commissioners, and regional and district police officers. The latest ...

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  • LAHORE         -         At least 10 people were wounded when an improvised explosive device exploded in an auto-rickshaw near Chauburji Quarters on Multan Road on Friday, police said. Police said a man had boarded the ...

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  • LAHORE - Shoaib Dastgir, a grade-21 officer of the Police Service of Pakistan, took over as Punjab Police Inspector General on Thursday, following the abrupt transfer of Arif Nawaz Khan who was posted on the powerful position months ago. The new police chief is the sixth officer picked up by the ...

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  • LAHORE            -        A woman killed her two children and attempted suicide at her parent’s house in Raiwind, police said on Friday. Rescue workers said the 27-year-old mother was shifted to ...

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  • LAHORE - The Punjab government has decided to start health profiling of teachers and students in a bid to curb the rising trend of narcotics abuse in educational institutes, officials said on Wednesday. The decision to conduct drug screening of students and faculty members in colleges and ...

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  • LAHORE - A 35-year-old motorcyclist died when the metallic string of a stray kite slit open his throat near Mughalpura Flyover, police and rescue workers said on Sunday. Kite flying had been banned across the Punjab province since the sport turned deadly with people using strings coated with metal ...

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  • LAHORE    -   The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal visited the NAB headquarters here on Thursday to get updates on the corruption cases, involving several members of the Sharif family. Director General Shahzad Saleem briefed the chairman ...

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