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Newly elected MNA, PTI’s Jahangir Tareen takes oath

Advertisements Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s newly elected Member of National Assembly (NA) Jahangir Khan Tareen took his formal oath on Friday. Advertisements The PTI stalwart had defeated Siddique Khan Baloch, hailed from Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), during the re-elections for the NA-154 constituency in Lodhran. The seat, which Tareen has won, got …

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Unlicensed arms: Court issues non-bailable arrest warrants against Mustafa Kanju in Zain murder case

A local court announced on Thursday a non-bailable arrest warrants against Mustafa Kanju over possessing Kalashnikov without license. The warrants were issued after the convict didn’t ensure his appearance before the court. The court also asked the police to take him into custody and bring forth Kanju in the next …

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Imran Khan in Capital Talk says, Afghan Taliban leader received treatment at Shaukat Khanum Lahore

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Thrusday, revealed in his interview with ‘Capital Talk’ host Hamid Mir that a senior leader of the Afghan Taliban received treatment at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore. In an exclusive one-on-one interview with Hamid Mir, PTI chairman told a …

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New Year’s Eve: Section 144 imposed in Karachi

As the new year approaching, the provincial government has inflicted a ban on expected aerial firing, fireworks and riding silencer-less motorcycles on the New Year’s night in Karachi. Government also directed the concerned authorities to close Sea View on the night. Every New Year’s night witnesses shot up of hundreds …

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Shahbaz Sharif launches ‘Khidmat Cards’ scheme to assist special person with 2bn

LAHORE: The Punjab government led-by Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has launched ‘Khidamat Cards’ programme with two billion rupees for providing financial assistance to special persons on Tuesday. At inception, two hundred thousand people will be able to take benefit from scheme. Under the programme, special person will be provided 36,00 …

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Passport home delivery service launched in Karachi

KARACHI: The denizens of the biggest city of the country will be freed from the hassle of long irritating struggle in getting their passport as they would be able to order for home delivery against a minor fee. The government has collaborated with TCS, the largest courier service inside the …

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Punjab govt to launch waterways project, Pakistan’s first Ferry Service

The Punjab government is working to kick start its first ferry service by the quarter of 2016 to ensure the utilization of waterways for transportation. The ‘Inland Transportation’, the title of the project, initiative aims to cut transportation cost and to ease traffic congestion on roads. The project will be …

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Landowner chops young boy’s hands for refusing to work in Sheikhupura

LAHORE: Landowner chopped off hands of 16-year-old boy after he refused to work for him in Sheikhupura, local media reported on Monday. As per information, landowner got furious on 16-year-old Abubakar after he refused to work for him. Landowner chopped off his hand with cleaver. The victim was incarcerated with …

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Nawaz Sharif arrives Karachi, likely to deal Rangers issue

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived at Karach, will spend day , according to reports, will hold a meeting with CM Qaim Ali Shah and Governor Sindh to deal rangers issue. However schedule of the visit not mentioned any meeting with Sindh officials. PM house press release said: “PM Nawaz …

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Bilwal Bhutto visits Bisma’s house to condole with family

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari visited the house of 8-month-old Bisma in Lyari on Saturday to condole the family of deceased. Apparently cause of death of Bisma was that she could not receive the medical treatment on time. As the footage showed on the private media that …

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Malala appreciates Swat-based boy’s top marks in SAT

Malala Yousfazi, who is with an aim of ‘education for all’ has praised the superb achievement of the 17-years-old boy Waleed Khan hailing from Swat, who secured top marks in the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) in the US. Earlier, the achievement of Waleed Khan was lauded by several educationists and …

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Raheela Hameed Durrani, first woman to serve as speaker of Balochistan Assembly

BALOCHISTAN: Raheela Hameed Durrani became the first female Balochistan Assembly speaker in Balochistan’s 67 year history with the support of the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz. Raheela Durrani was elected as the MPA on the ticket of PML (N) on a special seat for women in general elections 2013. She has …

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NA-154 by-poll unofficial result: Initial outcome tells PTI Jahangir Tareen leading against PML-N Siddiuqe Baloch

LODHARAN: On Thursday,  after the polling time finished, results from different polling stations are coming, which reflects candidate of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Jahangir Tareen leading against Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) ticket holder Siddiuqe Baloch.                                …

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NA-154 by-polls: Polling underway as PML-N, PTI head-to-head

MULTAN: Polling is underway in NA-154 Lodharan. The poll time started at 8am and will close at 5pm. Earlier, the result was challenged by Mr. Tareen through an election petition field under Section 52 of the Election Act on the ground that Mr. Baloch held fake secondary education, intermediate and …

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