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ARY Group annoucnes merger with BOL TV, set to launch in three weeks

Advertisements KARACHI: CEO of ARY Group Salman Iqbal on Friday, announced merger with BOL TV. private media reported. Advertisements Salman Iqbal on the announcing event, admired the BOL TV staff for tirlessly working for three months, ‘I couldn’t see a large number of job holders to get unemployed. They have the …

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Son of PPP leader Akhundzada Chattan recovered from Bajaur

The kidnapped son of PPP Central Executive Committee member Syed Akhunzada Chitttan has been recoved today in Bajaur Agency. The young boy, Hussain Shah, currently in the custody of the political administration was found from Utmankehl area of Bajaur Agency. Sources from the political administration said, the abductors released the …

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Gun Attack: MQM’s MNA Rashid Godil critically injured

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Friday,  (MNA)  Rashid Godil  got  critically injured after unidentified armed man tried to attack him at Bahadurabad area in Karachi. According to reports, Godil received six bullets during gun attack, he has been shifted to private hospital in surgical ward. The gun attack carried out by unknown …

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Sindh demands giving provinces the authority to levy and collect sales tax

ISLAMABAD: Sindh has demanded to give the authority to levy and collect sales tax on daily commodities of life to the provinces. According to sources, an important meeting of second working group of National Financial Commission was called on this demand of Sindh. The meeting was chaired by Chairman Finance …

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24 suspected militants killed in North Waziristan after airstrikes

Air strikes in Bannu killed at least 24 suspected militants hiding in their north-western hideouts on Monday, claimed intelligence officials. At the conditions of anonymity, two intelligence personnel said that the air strikes took place at about 10 am in the Zoi Nari, Lataka, Mizer Madakhel and Shawal areas of …

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NA-122 rigging case: Tribunal to announce its verdict on Aug 22

LAHORE: In a high-profile alleged rigging case on NA-122 seat of Lahore, an election tribunal reserved its verdict on Monday. Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan had challenged the election of National Assembly Speaker sardar Ayaz Sadi who got elected from the NA-122 constituency during the general elections 2013, …

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PPP FATA leader Akhunzada Chitan’s son kidnapped in Bajaur

Pakistan People Party (PPP) central executive committee member also party’s coordinator in FATA Akhunzada Chitan’s young child was abducted on Monday from outside his home. The kidnapping by unidentified person has been confirmed by the Chitan family as well as political administration official. They said, the nine-year-old boy was going …

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MQM’s Amir Khan allowed to leave for Hajj by ATC

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court permitted Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Amir Khan to go abroad for Hajj as he plead for. Allowing him, the court asked the MQM leader to submit two surety bonds of Rs1 million each. Amir Khan is scheduled to leave the country on September 18 and …

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Shahbaz Sharif to recommend highest Civilian Award for Shuja Khanzada

A special meeting of Punjab Cabinet was held in Lahore to condole and for paying exalted homage to the martyred Provincial Home Minister Shuja Khanzada. The meeting was chaired by Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif. On this occasion, Fateha khawani was offered for the late Home Minister including 13 …

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Mushahid Ullah Khan’s resignation accepted by PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif accepted Senator Mushahid Ullah Khan’s resignation on Monday. According to BBC Urdu Service, Mushahid Ullah Khan said during an interview that there existed a tape featuring alleged role of former spy chief in the last year’s sit-ins led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek. …

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NA-19 Haripur by-elections: PML (N) wins by a huge margin

HARIPUR: According to unofficial results of all polling stations, Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) candidate Babar Nawaz secured the seat of National Assembly from NA-19 Haripur. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Dr. Raja Amir Zaman is at second place with a clear difference of over 45,000 votes. As per unofficial results of …

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Suicide Attack on Shuja Khanzada: COAS directs Intelligence Agencies to find masterminds

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif has directed the Intelligence Agencies to trace out the master mind of suicide attack on the Punjab Interior Minister Shuja Khanzada that resulted in the killing of provincial minister. Earlier, when the minister was hearing the complaints of his constituency at Attock’s …

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Suicide attack at Punjab Interior Minister Shuja Khanzada’s party office

ATTOCK: At least, five killed and 25 injured in a suicide attack at the political office of Punjab Interior Minister Col. (R) Shuja Khanzada situated in Attock, reported by Radio Pakistan. The roof collapsed as a result of attack that left Provincial Minister also injured. The suicide bomber entered the building …

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NA-19 Haripur by-elections: Polling underway in 513 polling stations

HARIPUR: After the order of Election Tribunal of the Supreme Court of Pakistan for re-polling in NA-19 (Haripur), polling is underway in the 513 polling stations of the constituency. 30 polling stations have been selected for voting through biometric machines. Over 577,480 people are expected to vote for the one …

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