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Not Only Us but Imran Khan is on Bail too: Khawaja Asif

Defense Minister Khawaja Asif has said that they are not solely responsible for the rampant inflation, people will make their decision in the next elections. Addressing a press talk here, Khawaja Asif said that the federal government is concerned over the rapid rise of inflation, and petroleum and food products prices hike. The global prices…

Two Covid Deaths Reported as Positivity Rate Hovers at 4%

In the first two days of July, six people succumbed to Covid-19 infection as the disease hits back with a vengeance, driving national positivity ratios up. Data released by the National Institute of Health (NIH) Sunday morning showed that as many as 650 people tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in the past 24 hours. The…

PM, Military Leadership to Mutually Decide on Next COAS: Ahsan Iqbal

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and the military leadership will mutually decide on the next chief of army staff (COAS) but for now, the extension of the COAS Qamar Javed Bajwa or the appointment of new army chief is not on the table, Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said. In an interview with a private Tv news…

COAS Qamar Javed Bajwa meets PM Shehbaz Sharif

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday called on Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif. The meeting between PM Shehbaz and COAS Bajwa was held at the Prime Minister’s Office in Islamabad, say sources. They said that matters pertaining to national security and regional situation were discussed in the meeting. It is pertinent…

PTI gets permission to hold public meeting at Parade Ground in…

Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration has given permission to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to hold public gathering at Parade Ground here for one day only (July 2nd 2022) subject to some conditions. According to a No Objection Certificate (NOC) issued by ICT administration on Thursday the PTI President Central Secretariat Ali Nawaz…

No Boeing-777 scrapped: PIA spokesman

A spokesman for Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Thursday clarified that no Boeing-777 of the national flag carrier had been scrapped. The clarification was given in reaction to a statement by Senator Saleem Mandviwalla. Eight, out of 12 Boeing-777 aircraft, are part of PIA s operational fleet; two are undergoing the necessary maintenance…

5000MW electricity to be inserted in national grid by next year:…

Federal Minister for Energy Engineer Khurram Dastgir on Thursday said the government is working to enhance the energy production and would insert around 5000 megawatt more electricity in the national grid by next year. He said that load shedding would be reduced significantly till November as the government was striving to initiate new power…

PM Shehbaz to host lunch for Zardari, Bilawal as ANP, MQM-P express…

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will host luncheon for former president Asif Ali Zardari and Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to discuss matters related to the coalition government. According to sources familiar with the development, PM Shehbaz is likely to take up reservations of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) it has in regard…

OGRA proposes hike in prices of petrol, diesel from June 16

The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) on Wednesday sent a summary to the petroleum division for another hike in prices of petroleum products from June 16. According to the sources, the oil regulatory authority has prepared a summary, seeking an increase in petroleum prices from June 16 in light with negotiations made with International…

Ahsan Iqbal calls for ‘Charter of Economy’ to address…

Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday stressed for the formulation of charter of economy, also decrying that political parties only contest for point scoring in this difficult time of the country. He said that the government needed another National Action Plan, this time for the economy to get stable, lamenting…

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