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...
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...
Security Guard killing:  Guard who killed bosses,  gunned down in Lahore
Lahore: A security guard  who took revenge of losing his job by killing three bosses in Faisal Town on Wednesday, was shot dead by police. According to police sources, “The shooter, who was working as a watchman at a car dealer’s salesroom in Faisal Town, was recently laid off for sleeping... Read more
Punjab police issues list of most wanted terrorists
Punjab Police have issued a list of 110 wanted terrorists involved in sectarian killings and other terrorism related incidents. The militants in the list are involved in high profile suicide blasts and sectarian killings. The terror mastermind Mati-ur-Rehman nam heads the list. He was involved in attacks on former... Read more
Triple homicide convict hanged in Toba Tek Singh today
A convicted prisoner Muhammed Sadiq has been executed in Toba Tek Singh’s District Jail early this morning. Siddiq, who was a security guard of a cinema in Kamalia, shot dead three men—Nadeem Abbas, Muhammad Nadeem and Muhammad Rafi—for hooting during a dance performance in a 2004 stage show. He... Read more
Right wing parties offer blood money to Taseer’s family
Earlier this week, after the Islamabad High Court, (IHC) upheld Mumtaz Qadri’s death sentence under Section-302 of the Pakistan Penal Code, religious parties representing the Barelvi school of thought offered blood money to the family of slain Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer to pardon Qadri. Qadri, a former police man murdered  Punjab governor... Read more
Shahbaz Sharif was willing to cut deal with TTP as long as they left Punjab alone
Files recovered from Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbotabad reveal that the prime minister’s brother, Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif, actually sought to strike a peace deal with al Qaeda and the Taliban as long as the province of Punjab that  he ruled, remained safe from terror attacks, according... Read more
Faisalabad ATC convicts 2 to death
An anti-terrorism court issued earlier today death warrants for two convicts in Faisalabad. According to sources, the prison authorities have taken all necessary measures in this regard. “The two will be sentenced to death on March 12,” the sources added. The convicts are expected to meet their loved ones for the... Read more
PM Nawaz inaugurates Multan Airport
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif earlier today formally inaugurated the new terminal of the Multan International Airport in Punjab. The project was completed in five years at a cost of Rs.9 billion. According to the Civil Aviation Authority officials, the project was initiated to expand the existing airport enabling large aircrafts... Read more
Punjab Assembly enhances penalties for child marriage
It was a busy day at the punjab assembly as the legislators earlier today, passed  as many as 11 bills and amendments in the existing law, three of which deal with family laws and courts, as well as enhancing penalties on child marriages – all within an hour during the session.... Read more
Lahore versity receives threat from ISIL
Security around the University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, today was put on high alert by police after the university in Lahore received a threatening letter from the terror group the self styled ‘Islamic State’. The letter threatened to attack the university with a suicide attack or a series of... Read more
Lal Masjid affiliated madressa sealed in Punjab
The Punjab police chief informed a senate panel earlier that law enforcement agencies have sealed a seminary affiliated with the notorious Lal Masjid in the Rujhan area of the province. Addressing the Senate Standing Committee on Privileges, IG Police Punjab Mushtaq Sukhera said the seminary was sealed last week... Read more
Blind protesters demonstrate outside Punjab Assembly
Around 50 visually impaired people staged a demonstration on Punjab Assembly premises as well as in front of it yesterday They protested against, what they called the government’s failure to ensure provision of employment and regularisation of visually impaired adhoc government servants. The protest began at around noon on... Read more
Christian couple murder: hearing adjourned till March 12
A division bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) yesterday,  adjourned till March 12 the hearing of bail applications of seven people, accused of murdering a Christian couple in Kot Radha Kishan. The bench deferred the hearing after it was informed that the matter was pending before the Supreme... Read more
Seven killed as building collapses in Rawalpindi
At least seven bodies have been taken out from under the debris of a building that succumbed to the continuous rain in Rawalpindi on Tuesday. According to local sources,  a two-storey building caved in, leaving the inhabitants trapped under its rubble. Towards Tuesday small hours, bodies of seven people had been taken... Read more
Man sentenced to 5 years for spreading hate by Lahore ATC
A special Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) earlier today sentenced a criminal to at least five years imprisonment for spreading religious hatred. Anarkali Police Station presented a challan before the court stating that Khaleel is spreading religious hatred and has been arrested while distributing pamphlets. Khaleel’s counsel said that the... Read more