OUR STAFF REPORT

  • TISLAMABAD/Peshawar - Prime Minister Imran Khan and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa Sunday paid rich tributes to the martyrs of APS Peshawar and expressed their resolve to deny space to terrorists. In one of the worst terrorist attacks in the country, six Taliban suicide attackers stormed Army ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday urged the citizens to use Pakistan Citizen Portal for effective resolution of their issues. In a social media message, the prime minister said that people should use the complaint portal launched on Oct 28 to get immediate response and effective ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sunday staged a protest demonstration against acute shortage of water in the megacity and held the provincial government responsible for persisting water crisis. According to details, a large number of PTI activists led by Firdous Shamim Naqvi, Haleem Adil ...

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  • TKARACHI - Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU) Karachi President Prof Dr Zubair Shaikh said that in Pakistan, every year around 200,000 students pass their intermediate examination out of which only 40,000 are being accommodated in 180 universities of the country for higher education. Speaking to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan has been elected as Vice President and Rapporteur of the Conference of Parties to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change at COP24 in Katowice, Poland, the foreign ministry said on Sunday. Pakistan was one of the two countries elected to this position from ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court will on Monday (today) resume hearing in two identical petitions of former senator Faisal Raza Abidi seeking post-arrest bail in two cases related to defamation of Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar. A Division Bench of Islamabad High Court (IHC) ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi yesterday said that December 16 is a ‘black day’ in Pakistan’s history as innocent school students were butchered by the terrorists in Peshawar on this day. In a message on the fourth anniversary of the horrific and barbaric Army ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan on Sunday condemned the massacre of seven civilian in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. “India wants to frighten people of Kashmir and weaken their freedom sentiments but she will never succeed in its evil ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Qaumi Watan Party Chairman Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao said on Sunday that peace could not be restored in the region unless stability was brought in Afghanistan. In a statement issued from the party’s provincial secretariat Watar Kor, he said that Pakistan should play its role in ...

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  • TLAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar called on Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar at Governor’s House on Sunday. According to an official handout, the governor and the chief minister exchanged views on matters of mutual interest, administrative issues and development projects in ...

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  • TLAHORE - Leaders of around a dozen religio-political parties have held India responsible for the APS carnage, adding that the neighbouring country is financing all terror activities in Pakistan. Addressing “Takmeel-i-Pakistan Conference” here on Sunday, they said the Indian Army had ...

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  • TLAHORE - Speakers at a national conference organized by the Jamaat-i-Islami in connection with the fall of Dhaka underlined the need for promoting national unity and harmony and educating the younger generation about the Pakistan ideology in order to prevent similar tragedies in the future. They ...

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  • TLAHORE - The district administration on Sunday demolished a five-storey plaza in Shah Alam Market as part of the clean and green drive in metropolis. The anti-encroachment squad used heavy machinery to demolish the plaza, which had dozens of shops and retrieved the encroached land in one of the ...

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  • TSIALKOT-The Motra Police have registered a case against the Eimanabad Police SHO, an ASI and ten others for kidnapping the son of local exporter-turned-politician Muhammad Saleem Baryar and keeping him a day-long illegal detention in Eimanabad police station, a fictitious case of a car ...

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  • TKASUR-Dacoits, who fired indiscriminate shots on the former Kasur Press Club (KPC) president during a robbery, are still beyond the police reach despite the lapse of twenty months. The police failure has raised serious concerns among the notables belonging to all walks of life, especially the ...

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  • TGUJRANWALA-The Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) team as result of a crackdown got vacated state land worth millions of rupees here in Gujrat. ACE Regional Director Fareed Ahmed informed that the ACE authorities were informed that some influential persons had occupied commercial state land in ...

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  • TRAHIM YAR KHAN0-Five cows expired while 70 other cattle heads affected after eating poisonous molasses mixed Bagasse in Chak 217/1-L of Cholistan, some 92km from here. Dr Abdul Rasheed Shani of Cholistan Veterinary Department informed that a resident of Cholistan near head Farid, Abdul Rehman ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK)-Jammu Kashmir National Front has termed the killings of seven unarmed youth in Pulwama district of occupied Kashmir by the Indian occupying forces as cold-blooded massacre. The party has said that showering bullets and pellets on unarmed protesters in nothing but barbaric. These acts ...

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  • TSIALKOT-A large number of people from all walks of life participated in special ceremonies held here to pay rich tribute to martyrs and victims of terrorists attack on Army Public School Peshawar. Local social, religious, educational circles, NGOs and CSOs also arranged Quran Khawani for the ...

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  • TKASUR-The government, unlike its predecessors, will make the national economy stand on its feet, and it will not satisfy the public with hollow claims of economic development. This was stated by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Bahadurpura Union Council chairman Sardar Sarwar Dogar during a media ...

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  • TMUZAFFARGARH-Two motorcyclists were crushed to death when a speeding trailer hit a bike here on Seetpur Road in Alipur on Sunday. According to rescue and police sources, the speeding trailer knocked down the motorcycle near Noble Public School on Seetpur Road and crushed the bike-riders. Both the ...

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  • TSIALKOT-The local administration seized as many as 800kg unhygienic of dead meat during a raid at a slaughterhouse in Kotli Behram locality of Sialkot city here on Sunday. Assistant Commissioner Ahmed Saeed Manj said that the illegally slaughterhouse was established in the congested residential ...

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  • TKASUR-A-Division police, under the directives of Sheikhupura RPO Bilal Siddiq Kamyana and Kasur DPO Dr Asif Shehzad, raided a house in suburban village Fatehpur and arrested a proclaimed offender. According to the police, the accused, identified as Nabeel Ahmed, son of Safdar Ali, admitted to be ...

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  • TKASUR-Despite clear and strict orders of Punjab government against child labour, children are witnessed doing manual labour at different workplaces of Kasur district. It has been learnt that the Labour Department of Kasur has been in deep slumber since long, and this negligence has resulted in the ...

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  • TKARACHI - Five mega effluent treatment plants have been designed for Karachi at the cost of Rs.12 billion to treat the industrial wastewater. The federal and Sindh governments approved these plants by committing to share the cost. The tender documents are under preparation and the project is ...

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  • TKARACHI - The Habib University on Saturday inaugurated the first-of-its-kind major titled Comparative Liberal Studies, an undergraduate programme bringing together four branches of knowledge from the neglected fields of humanities -- History, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Literature. Marking ...

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  • TKARACHI - City Mayor Wasim Akhtar on Saturday inaugurated the three-day 14th Build Asia Exhibition organised by E-Commerce Gateway Pakistan. The mayor said that the local government was complying with the orders of the Supreme Court of Pakistan about removal of encroachments in the city. At the ...

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  • TKARACHI - Welcoming the decision of the Supreme Court of Pakistan to allow construction of six-storey plus buildings in the megacity, subject to following the building control rules, Pasban Democratic Party President Altaf Shakoor has said that construction sector is a real game changer and a ...

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  • TKARACHI - Majlis Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) chief Allama Raja Nasir Abbas Jaferi has said that those involved in the Army Public School massacre have not been convicted even after passage of four years. In a statement issued here, Allama Jaffri said that terrorists are culprits of the nation as they ...

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  • TMIRPURKHAS - Three of four sugar mills in the district have started crushing of sugarcane. The district has less sugarcane crop this year due to acute water scarcity. However, sugar mills managements have not yet confirmed they will pay official rate of Rs182 per 40 kilogramme to sugarcane ...

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