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Security forces gun down two terrorists in North Waziristan operation

The security forces on Tuesday killed two most-wanted terrorists of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) during a gunfight in Boyya area of North Waziristan district, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. According to the army’s media wing, two “important and most-wanted” terrorists were killed late Monday night…

Protest against enforced disappearance of journalist

Journalist organisations demonstrated on Monday in front of the Lahore Press Club against the enforced disappearance of Zahid Abbas Malik, senior journalist. The demonstration was attended by the members and leaders of the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists, Punjab Union of Journalists, Lahore Press Club, and Journalists Forum Pakistan.…

FM Bilawal to attend Global Food Security meeting tomorrow on maiden…

Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, at the invitation of US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, will visit New York for the ministerial meeting on 'Global Food Security Call to Action' to be held at the United Nations on May 18 (tomorrow). He will be accompanied by senior officials from the Foreign Office. Ahead of reaching New York, he is…

Sindh matric exams: Computer studies paper leaked online in Karachi

The question paper for the ninth-grade computer studies was leaked on social media 15 minutes before the matric exam was scheduled to take place today (Tuesday). The science group examination was scheduled to take place at 9:30am today, however, the question paper was leaked at 9:15am despite the government's claims of preventing cheating during…

CM Sindh angry at police officers over Karachi blast

After the third incident of terrorism in Karachi, Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah expressed anger over the police officers and hinted at taking action against them for non-performance. After the bomb blast in in Kagzi Bazaar near Boltan Market, the Chief Minister summoned Additional IG Karachi Ghulam Nabi Memon, Additional IG Special Branch…

SC likely to rule on presidential reference on Article 63(A) today

The Supreme Court of Pakistan may rule on the presidential reference seeking interpretation of Article 63(A) of the Constitution of Pakistan today (Tuesday), as indicated by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Umar Ata Bandial at the last hearing. CJP Bandial said during Monday's hearing that the SC wants to conclude the case on Tuesday. "The…

Pakistan reports 52 COVID-19 cases, two deaths in 24 hours

Pakistan has reported two deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has risen to 1,529,403. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped 30,378 on Tuesday. According to the latest figures by the National Institute of Health (NIH), at least 52 persons were tested positive for COVID-19 across the country in…

‘Willingness to face fresh election’

Only an insane “optimist” would expect a national assembly to look ‘normal’, 123 members of which (out of 342) were just not willing to attend its sittings. They had rather posted collective resignations more than a month ago. Before putting his own resignation, Qasim Suri, the former deputy speaker, also held them in order. But the new Speaker,…

PM asks allies to work for ‘stability of democracy’

| Shehbaz Sharif meets JUI-F, MQM-P leaders | MQM-P wants fresh elections as per new voter lists | PM directs provinces to meet wheat procurement targets ISLAMABAD   -   Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said that it was essential for all the coalition parties to work collectively to achieve the stability of democracy and…

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