Special Report

  • TPeshawar  -   Parkhay Jaan, brother of Malik Matorkay, who was shot dead on Sunday in Khaisor of North Waziristan, has accused Pashtun Tahafuz Movement Chairman Manzoor Ahmad Pashteen and others of murdering his brother. Tehsildar Mir Ali has submitted his report to the deputy ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has three daughters and his wife teaches at a college in Taunsa. The chief minister’s wife and children are not impressed by Chief Minister’s House at all and they want to go back to their native home in Taunsa. They could ...

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  • TLondon - PML-N Quaid and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughters Maryam Nawaz, Asma Nawaz, sons Hussain Nawaz, Hassan Nawaz and close relative Ishaq Dar spend whole day everyday in Harley Street Hospital’s ordinary waiting lounge in connection with health affairs of Begum Kalsoom ...

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  • TIslamabad:- Assemblies may be dissolved in 48 hours, well-informed sources said late on Monday. They said that two new names have been added to the list of candidates for the slot of interim PM. They are Pakistan's permanent ambassador to United Nations Dr Maleeha Lodhi and former ECP secretary ...

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  • TPakistan has been a victim of terrorism for decades now. It has come to be recognised as the most pressing and the biggest challenge to the state. Thousands of lives and billons of rupees have been lost over the years, and the country’s image has been gravely tarnished.The Nation has made an ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf has given November 30 deadline to the government for holding yet another talk with it.These views were expressed by PTI Vice-President Shah Mehmood Qureshi while addressing a party function at Aiwan-i-Iqbal on Monday. He said the government was not interested ...

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  • TLahore - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met Nawa-i-Waqt Group Chairperson Rameeza Majid Nizami to condole the death of her father Dr Majid Nizami at the latter’s residence.Calling the demise national loss, the prime minister paid tribute to Majid Nizami for following in the footsteps of Quaid-i ...

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  • TLAHORE - I have great respect and love for the Pakistan Army as they are guarding the boundaries of country. These views were expressed by The Nation Editor-in-Chief Dr Majid Nizami while talking to a students’ delegation of University of South Asia on Tuesday. The delegation led by Arifa ...

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  • TLAHORE - Amna Taseer, the wife of slain Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer, has prayed for the success of peace talks between the govt and Taliban.In a message, she expressed hope the dialogue would also pave the way for the release of Shahbaz Taseer and other innocent kidnapped people.“We hope ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan will host the West Asia Baseball Cup to be played from November 25 in Qasim Bagh, Multan. This was stated by Pakistan Federation Baseball (PFB) secretary Khawar Shah here on Thursday after his return from Chinese Taipei after attending executive committee meeting of Baseball ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) vice president Arif Qureshi has termed Subh-e-Nau allegations against the federation as baseless. Talking exclusively to The Nation, Arif said: “Subh-e-Nau was barred from holding national ranking tournaments after council members took serious view ...

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  • T LAHORE -  Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Thursday shortlisted three candidates for the position of Punjab governor. These candidates, as per the list finalized by PML-N, are United Kingdom-based Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, leading industrialist Farooq Khan and senator Rafique Rajwana. Insiders ...

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  • T ISLAMABAD -  Seven senior journalists have submitted applications to the Supreme Court to become party in the Information Ministry secret funds case.The applicants, in their pleas, took the stand that the report issued about the secret funds was false and based on mala fide intentions. They ...

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  • T The last few days former Judge of the Indian Supreme Court, Justice Katju has appeared to be on a crusade to protect Indian Muslims from the implications of discriminatory knee-jerk reactions to terror plots.  The most recent example is of him taking up the defence of a scientist, Aijaz ...

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  • TYESTERDAY’S editorial in this paper congratulated several relevant departments across the Pakistani government and military apparatus on their cluelessness reacting to a news report in an English paper, which stated that permission had been “granted” for the “US Army ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – The PPP-led government will present the bill on creation of new province in Punjab in the National Assembly on February 18, Law Minister Farook H Naek said on Thursday.Quoting law ministry sources, a private TV channel said the bill is likely to be presented in the Senate today ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court on Friday remarked that incumbent parliament and political parties had no mandate to create new provinces, observing that a few hundred lawmakers wanted to force their decision on the people which could result in anarchy in the country.The court also ordered the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – Veteran Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Geelani has said that now the only support for Kashmiris is Nawa-i-Waqt.Talking to Nawa-i-Waqt, the APHC leader said the newspaper gives courage to Kashmiris and represents them in true sense. Geelani, while praying for the long life of Majid ...

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  • TLAHORE - The degree of doctorate honoris causa (Honorary PhD) that the University of the Punjab conferred upon Mr Majid Nizami was for his life-long exemplary contribution to the cause of journalism with a strong focus on freedom of expression even at times when military dictators and elected ...

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  • TLAHORE – There are reports that Senior Adviser to Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Zulfiqar Khosa has developed serious differences with the PML-N high command, as some of his close associates say Khosa has decided to resign from the Senate and basic membership of the party. On the other hand, ...

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  • TKARACHI – Sindh High Court Chief Justice Mushir Alam on Saturday said those, who were not hesitating in bypassing the law to sustain their style of governance, wanted to govern according to their liking and whims.The chief justice said the Constitution authorised the judiciary to play its ...

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  • T LAHORE – APNS Joint Secretary and Khabrain Group Editor Imtinan Shahid has felicitated Nawa-e-Waqt Group Editor-in-Chief Majid Nizami on behalf of his  Group and Zia Shahid on Nizami’s 50 years selfless services as the Editor.  In a statement issued here Monday, he said that ...

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  • T LAHORE - PPP leader Fauzia Wahab and Federal Secretary Information Taimur Azmat called on TheNation Editor-in-Chief Majid Nizami at his office. On this occasion, she conveyed the felicitation message on behalf of President Asif Ali Zardari to Majid Nizami on his 50 years meritorious services as ...

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  • TJEDDAH/LAHORE - All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chief Mirwaiz Umer Farooq while acknowledging the contribution of Nawa-i-Waqt Group for Kashmir cause, said that it was the only media group in Pakistan which always stood for the rights of Kashmiris and especially supported Kashmir freedom ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Federal Religious Affairs Minister Khursheed Shah has maintained whether court punishes Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani or not, he has played his innings.He was talking to journalists at a function held in connection with Lithuania’s national day.To a question about speculations ...

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  • TWASHINGTON - Following is the speech given by American Senator John Kerry in US Senate while welcoming new Pakistani Ambassador to Washington Sherry Rehman: “Mr President, I want to welcome Pakistan’s new Ambassador to the United States, Sherry Rehman. Ambassador Rehman has rightly been ...

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  • TKARACHI - TheNation Editor-in-Chief Majid Nizami has said his brother late Hameed Nizami waged a war against oppressive rulers throughout his life, setting an example in the history that would be remembered by future historians.“The daily Nawa-i-Waqt has been upholding late Hameed ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Punjab Govt has accorded sanction to a big taxation plan with a view to pulling the common man out of economic pressure. According to this plan the government price of wheat flour will be reduced by Rs 2 and a campaign will be launched to grow vegetables on state lands in the first ...

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