International cricket festivity returns to Lahore
International Cricket festivity returns to Lahore after almost a month as the Gadaffi Stadium is being prepared to host...
Chairman NAB orders inquiries into Multan Metro, PIA scandals
The National Accountability Bureau Chairman, Justice (r) Javed Iqbal, has ordered investigations into alleged corruption scandals pertaining to PIA and...
Ansarul Shariah chief among eight terrorists killed
The Sindh Rangers and Counter Terrorism Department in a joint operation killed chief of terrorist outfit Ansarul Shariah is...
Nadeem Afzal Chan resigns from post f PPP Punjab secretary
Pakistan Peoples Party Punjab Secretary General Nadeem Afzal Chan resigned from his post on Friday. According to sources, PPP Punjab’s secretary General Chan has resigned from his post, however, PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has not accepted his resignation and directed Nadeem to continue working on the post. Co-chairperson... Read more
Journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered after two years in captivity
Pakistani journalist Zeenat Shahzadi, who was abducted two years ago recovered from Pak-Afghan border home on Wednesday night. The head of the missing persons commission, Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal confirmed on Friday in an interview with ‘BBC Urdu’ confirmed that Zeenat Shahzadi – who was abducted was recovered from... Read more
Nawaz Sharif indicted in third corruption case
The National Accountability Court indicted former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in the Flagship Investment Ltd reference filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The accountability court  judge read the charges against Nawaz in the Flagship Investment Ltd, which were heard by his legal representative, Zafir Khan. Zafir,... Read more
LEAs conduct operations in Balochistan, Punjab
At least one terrorist was killed and seven others arrested on Friday in intelligence-based operations (IBOs) in Balochistan’s Mastung and Rojhan Jamali areas In a statement the Inter-Services Public Relations on (ISPR) said that the IBOs were conducted in Balochistan and Punjab during a cache of arms and explosives were... Read more
Pak Army secures gold medal in Exercise Cambrian Patrol
Pakistan Army team won Gold Medal in “Exercise Cambrian Patrol” held in UK in 2nd week of October. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, a total of 131 teams from across the world armies participated in the event known as one of the toughest patrolling test... Read more
Weekly inflation increases by 0.46 percent
The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) based weekly inflation for the week ended on October 19 for the combined income groups decreased by 0.46 percent as compared to the previous week. The SPI for the week under review in the above mentioned group was recorded at 225.23 points against 224.20... Read more
15 injured in Mastung grenade attack
At least 15 people were injured in a grenade attack in Balochistan’s Mastung on Thursday. According to police, in a grenade attack in main market of Mastung 15 people were injured. Police said, attack has also partially damaged four shops and two vehicles. Rescue teams immediately rushed to the... Read more
Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Safdar indicted in corruption cases
National Accountability Court indicted former disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Capt (retd) Safdar in corruption cases filed by National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The accountability court hearing corruption cases against the Sharif family indicted Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz & Capt. Safdar however they pleaded not guilty. In absence of... Read more
Ahsan asks FIA to stop zero tolerance policy towards corruption
Minister for Interior Prof Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday said Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) should adopt zero tolerance policy towards corruption to eliminate this menace. The minister visited the headquarters of Federal Investigation Agency here and presided over the meeting of FIA and reviewed its performance. The minister said black... Read more
Mastermind of APS attack Umar Mansoor killed in drone strike
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has confirmed that master mind of APS attack, Umar Mansoor killed in drone strike. Reports that Umar Mansoor has killed in US drone strike along with the Pak-Afghan border. Umar Mansoor was the TTP’s commander in Peshawar and Dara Adam Khel.   Read more
JuD chief Umar Khalid Khurasani killed in Afghanistan drone strike
Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuD) chief, Umar Khalid Khurasani, has been killed in a drone attack in Afghanistan. At least 31 people were killed in three drone strikes near the Pak-Afghan border in Afghanistan on Monday and Tuesday. In a drone strike along Pak-Afghan border on Tuesday the JuA chief was critically... Read more
Five Policemen among six martyred, 22 hurt in Quetta blast
At least five police personnel including one passerby were martyred and 22 others sustained injuries in a blast at Sibi Road near Costume area of Quetta on Wednesday morning. Talking to media persons on the spot, Home Minister Balochistan Mir Sarfraz Bugti said that the blast occurred when a... Read more
Death toll from US drone strike in Pakistan rises to 26
The death toll from a US drone attack on a compound used by the Taliban-allied Haqqani network has risen to 26, officials said Tuesday. The barrage on Monday targeted a meeting of Haqqani fighters in Pakistan’s remote tribal Kurram district along the Afghan border in the deadliest attack on... Read more
Pakistan elected to UN Human Rights Council for fourth time
Pakistan on Monday won a key election by securing a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council when the General Assembly elected 15 countries to serve on the 47-member body. “This victory is a ringing endorsement of Pakistan’s strong commitment to human rights,” an elated Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan’s... Read more