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PML-N’s Khawaja Asif realises PTI Chairman Imran Khan of having hat-trick of losing in NA-122

Advertisements As earlier this week on Wednesday, Election Tribunal Judge Rana Zahid declared the elections of NA-154 null and void and the decision goes in favor of senior leader of PTI Jhangeer Khan Tareen. Advertisements Tribunal also ordered re-election in the constituency of NA-154 (Lodhran). This constituency was one of …

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KPK: Elections for Nazim, Naib Nazim of District, Tehsil Councils to be held today

KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA: The polls for Nazim and Naib Nazim of District and Tehsil Councils in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are being held today in afternoon, according to Election Commission of Pakistan. Almost all political parties have announced the candidates for the polls of Nazim and Naib Nazim of District and Tehsil Councils …

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Microsoft to setup innovation centre in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Microsoft is mulling over setting up its Innovation Centre if Provincial Capital of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa in collaboration with Information Technology Department of the province. A meeting between a Microsoft delegation and officials of the provincial IT board has revealed the development. Secretary Science and Technology and Information Technology Syed Zafar …

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Ahmadiyya community: Punjab Assembly to adopt resolution against Wajid Shamsul Hasan

LAHORE: An unanimous resolution was adopted on Friday in Punjab Assembly denouncing former High Commissioner to UK Wajid Shamsul Hasan’s statements allegedly considering Ahmadi people as Muslims. The statement having been attributed to Hasan in an Urdu daily raised much hue and cry in the House on Thursday and ignited …

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Aitchison principal Dr Agha Ghazanfar barred from entering the college trending on Twitter

LAHORE: The Aitchison College administration did not allow Dr Agha Ghazanfar, the college principal, to step inside the university premises on Thursday. The principals was barred from entering the university by the management the moment he returned from London to take charge of his post. The officials of the university …

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Four allegedly ‘RAW Affiliated’ suspects arrested from Karachi

KARACHI: The Sindh Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) claimed on Thursday having captured four allegedly RAW affiliated terrorists from Karachi. The seized suspected were identified as Mohsin, Abdul Jabbar, Shafiq, and Khalid. After having arrested these suspects, Senior Superintendent of Police (CTD) Naveed Khawaja said during a press conference that the suspects …

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Raid on suspected militant hideout in Toba Tek Singh killed five

TOBA TEK SINGH: In a joint raid conducted by police and security forces in Pirmahal area of Toba Tek Singh district in Punjab on Thursday at least five people including three children and a woman were killed, informed by district police officer of the district. According to the police, the …

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PML-N decides to go for re-polling in NA-122 & 154: Pervaiz Rashid

ISLAMABAD: In a meeting called for consulting on political affairs, the government has decided to go for by-polls in NA-122 Lahore & NA-154 Lodhran, Pervaiz Rashid said after the meeting. The meeting presided by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was called to discuss the political affairs and to decide the next …

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ATC grants Rangers 90-days remand to interrogate Dr Asim Hussain

KARACHI: The former federal minister for petroleum, Dr Asim Hussain is taken into custody by rangers, on Thursday he was presented before ATC court, who granted 90-days remand to Interrogate Dr Asim Hussain.  According to reports, close aide of Asif Zardari has been charged with corruption and facilitating terrorists. One day before, when LEAs reached …

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Still no action to reverse Internet Taxes despite CM Shehbaz’s directives

Although several promises have been made to reverse of 19.5% internet sales taxes, which were imposed by provincial government, the implementation has not been taken place as yet. Last month, the Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif had directed his subordinates to take back the increase of tax on internet sales. …

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Religious TV Show host Shabbir Abu Talib granted bail in money laundering case

KARACHI: A district and session court in Karachi on Wednesday blessed a religious TV show host Shabbir Abu Talib with bail in a money laundering case recently filed against him. Ahmed Saba, district south’s chief judge gave bail to the accused who is also an activist of Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Pakistan (JUP), and …

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ECP releases new schedule for LG Polls in Punjab

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday has announced the schedule for Local Bodies (LB) Elections for the Punjab. In the light of the schedule, in the First Phase of election the categories of seats of Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Union Council and General Members in each …

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NA-154 rigging case: Tribunal gives decision in favour of Jahangir Khan Tareen, hat-trick by PTI

MULTAN: Election Tribunal Judge Rana Zahid Mehmood on Wednesday, gave decision in favour of former General Secretary of PTI Jahangir Khan Tareen. The election tribunal declared the elections of NA-154 null and void by deseating the PML(N) candidate Muhammad Siddique Khan Baloch and ordered to re-election in the constituency. NA-154 was among …

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Dr Asim Hussain close aide of Asif Zardari arrested over corruption: Report

KARACHI: The former federal minister for petroleum, Dr Asim Hussain is taken into custody on Wednesday in Karachi. According to sources, law enforcement agencies have arrested the ex-minister over number of corruption cases which are registered against him as well. Meanwhile, it is not an overnight detention of the former …

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