SECP chairman Zafar Hijazi arrested for tampering with record
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested Security & Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) chairman Zafar Hijazi. FIA arrested SECP...
Qatari emir amends laws to bolster fight against terrorism: agency
Qatar’s ruler has amended the country’s anti-terrorism laws in a royal decree issued on Thursday, state news agency QNA...
O.J. Simpson granted October release from Nevada prison
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SECP chairman Zafar Hijazi arrested for tampering with record
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested Security & Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) chairman Zafar Hijazi. FIA arrested SECP Chairman was arrested from outside a special court in Islamabad after his bail application was rejected. The SECP chairman faces charges of tampering with records of Sharif family’s companies. The... Read more
More rain forecasts in southern parts of country
The Pakistan Meteorological Department (MET) on Friday forecast more monsoon rain in the southern parts of the country. According to MET, monsoon currents are penetrating upper parts of the country and likely to strengthen in the next 24 hours. Rain and thunderstorm (with isolated heavy falls) are expected at... Read more
FIR lodged for attempted murder of medical student in Lahore
A FIR has been lodged  for injuring the student of a private medical college, Lahore. According to sources, victim Rizwan’s brother has lodged FIR against unknown persons in the Mughalpura police station on late Thursday night. The FIR includes the charge of attempted murder as the Rizwan’s neck bears... Read more
Pak Army soldier martyred, 13 terrorists killed during Operation Khyber IV
One soldier was martyred and 13 terrorists killed during the ongoing Operation Khyber-IV. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Operation Khyber 4 progressing and advancing from multiple directions troops including special services group have cleared 90 square km area and now squeezing the terrorists. Terrorists had laid number... Read more
Faryal Talpur’s former security official gunned down
A former security officer of Pakistan Peoples Party MNA Faryal Talpur, was gunned down on Wednesday. According to police, Abdur Razzak Shaikh indentified as former security official of Faryal Talpur was shot dead in District Central at Haji Mureed Goth within the limits of Gulbahar police station. Shaikh was taken... Read more
Pakistan Army kills 5 Indian soldiers in retaliatory fire at LOC
Indian unprovoked firing along LOC in Nezapir, Sabzkot and Kayani Sectors targeting Pakistan Army  posts and  innocent civil population. “Indian unprovoked firing along the LoC in the Nezapir, Sabzkot and Kayani Sectors, targeting Pakistan Army posts and innocent civilian population. A soldier embraced shahadat (martyrdom) and two ... Read more
No compromise shall be made towards defence  irrespective of the constraints: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) today. On the occasion COAS was given a detailed briefing on defence production of the industry including ongoing and future defence projects. COAS appreciated performance and commitment of the industry towards quality production. “HIT has... Read more
Over 1,000 pilgrims stuck at Pak-Iran border
Over a thousand pilgrims from south Punjab have been stuck at the Mir Java, Iranian border for five days. According to Border Security sources, the pilgrims are stranded due to lack of security to escort them back into Pakistan. The stranded pilgrims belong to Multan, Khanewal, Layyah, Dera Ghazi... Read more
Oil tanker turns over in Rahim Yar Khan
 An oil tanker overturned in the Zafarabad, Rahim Yar Khan on late Tuesday night.  According to the motorway police officials, the crash site moments later and sealed it in order to prevent any unfortunate consequence.  The traffic going towards the site of the accident was halted temporarily and rerouted to... Read more
Qatar’s foreign minister to meet Nawaz today
Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammad bin Abdulrehman Al-Thani is expected to arrive in Islamabad today. According to news published at ‘Geo News’ web portal, the Qatari foreign minister will hold a meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The foreign dignitary will also hold a meeting with the Prime Minister’s... Read more
LHC suspends appointment of Usman Khattak as IG Punjab
The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday suspended the appointment of retired Capt Usman Khattak as permanent inspector-general of police (IGP) Punjab. Hearing the petition seeking appointment of a permanent IGP and implementation of the Police Order 2002, the court suspended the notification issued by the Punjab government appointing... Read more
Karachi Killing: Four, including two PSP activists shot dead in Orangi
At least four, including two workers of Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) were shot dead by unknown assailants on Monday in Orangi. According to local news channel ‘Geo News’, Both PSP workers were sitting in a street near Qazafi Chowk behind Qatar Hospital when armed men, on a bike, fired... Read more
Court approves SECP chairman’s pre-arrest bail
A lower court in Islamabad has approved pre-arrest hail of Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Chairman Zafar Hijazi. The lowe court granted five-day bail against two surety bonds worth Rs250,000 each. On July 13, Zafar Hijazi was granted a transit bail by the IHC bench, headed by... Read more
Rickshaw driver attempts to suicide in Lahore
A Rickshaw driver attempted to suicide in Lahore climbed a pole early Sunday has foiled by Rescue 1122 team. According to rescue sources, rickshaw driver unable to afford his family’s medical expenses and following the traffic police impounded his vehicle, the rickshaw driver climbed atop the pole in frustration... Read more