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12 killed in a military heli crash in Mansehra

Advertisements PESHAWAR: A military helicopter crashed here on Thursday evening in Srikot area of Mansehra district, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, leaving 12 people dead. Advertisements As per details, the helicopter was carrying medical supplies and had taken off from Chaklala, Rawalpindi Airbase and was on its way to Gilgit. Mansehra District Police …

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Air Force helicopter engaged in relief activities crashed in Chitral

CHITRAL: A Pakistan Air Force helicopter, being used for relief and rescue activities, crashed in the Khot area of upper Chitral on Wednesday, leaving several injured. Sources said that the helicopter was being utilized to carry out rescue and relief operations in the flood hit district of Chitral. The eye …

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MQM sought Indian HC’s help over missing workers: Letters revealed

KARACHI: Supposedly written by Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), the letter in which the party asked the Indian High Commission to raise its voice to protect human rights ‘particularly in Karachi”. In one letter, seems to be designed by Nasreen Jalil of the party’s central co-ordination committee, the party emphasises the …

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Imran khan recognizes worker who sold his bicycle to run party in Pattoki

PATTOKI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan is among those politicians who never hesitate to take daring steps. At one side, Imran Khan suspended the party membership of Justice (R) Wajiuddin Ahmad and on other side he acclaimed the middle worker of PTI Pattoki who sold his cycle to run the PTI …

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Unidentified gunman opens fire on Wasim Akram’s vehicle in Karachi

KARACHI: Assailants opened fire on vehicle being driven by Wasim Akram on his way to National Stadium Karachi on Wednesday afternoon. The reports say that unidentified gunman first hit Akram’s auto and then opened fire at him the moment he walked out of his car on Karsaz Road near National …

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Sindh High Court bans Qingqi Rickshaw across Sindh, Karachi terming it illegal

KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) has imposed a ban on Qingqi Rickshaws across Sindh including Karachi after turning down the stay order that was acquired last year by Qingqi Rickhswas. Sindh Transport department made an announcement declaring Qingqi Rickshaws as illegal and banned the specific transport facility but the move …

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Chairman PTI Imran Khan suspends party membership of Justice (R) Wajiuddin

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has suspened basic party membership of Justice retired Wajiuddin Ahmad on Friday, following the circular issued on August 4, which mentioned that if any party member  discuss internal party issues on any public form his/her basic party membership  will be suspended immediately. Statement issued on the …

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Operation Clean-up 1992: Rangers demands custody of 187 target killers from MQM

KARACHI: The Sindh Rangers has sent a letter to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Farooq Sattar, to hand over the 187 suspected target killers of police officials during 92 Operation Clean-up. Sindh Rangers has claimed in the letter that these 187 target killers wwere involved in the killing of police …

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Javed Hashmi expected to board again PML-N ship

MULTAN: Senior politician Makhdoom Javed Hashmi gave a hint here on Tuesday to join a major political party of the country in near future. In a meeting with former provincial minister and leader of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) Haji Ehsan Uddin Qureshi, Hashmi told that he wanted to join a …

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White Corolla rapist in Karachi sentenced for 15 years

KARACHI: A district and session court sentenced an alleged rapist along with his helper to prison for 15 years. The court also convicted Ali Hajiano, notoriously known as the ‘white Corolla rapist’, and his accomplice Umair Khan, in three more robbery cases. Both of these convicts were arrested in January …

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Altaf’s anti-Pakistan remarks: AJK PM dismisses two MQM ministers

MIRPUR, AJK: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Chaudhry Abdul Majeed fired two Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) ministers for anti-Pakistan statements from their leader Altaf Hussain. “Chaudhry Abdul Majeed approved a summary to remove Minister for Transport Tahir Khokhar and Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Saleem Butt,” sources …

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Shafqat Hussain’s chapter closed, executed in Central Jail Karachi

KARACHI: Shafqat Hussain, convicted killer of a seven years child in 2004, was hanged to death early Tuesday morning (today) in Central Jail Karachi. He was hanged shortly before dawn at Karachi Central Jail and allowed to meet his family one last time before midnight. His execution postponed four times …

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I never demanded Indian government or army to help migrants in Pakistan, says Altaf Hussain

LONDON: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain has said in his clarification statement that he had never demanded Indian army or Indian government coming to Pakistan and helps the migrants. In a recent statement issued here on Monday night, Altaf Hussain said that he did not demand Indian army …

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No one could defend statements of Altaf Hussain, says Pervez Rashid

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information, Pervez Rashid said here on Monday that no one could defend the statements of Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) Chief, Altaf Hussain in anyway. While talking to newsmen, federal minister said that even MQM leaders would condemn the same statements if these were given by anyone …

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