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Mullah Omar’s son not murdered in Pakistan, clarified Afghan Taliban

Advertisements ISLAMABAD: Afghan Taliban rejected the claim by a senior Afghan official here on Monday that son of Mullah Omar was murdered in an attack in Pakistan. Advertisements Earlier, Afghanistan’s first deputy speaker of National Assembly, Zahir Qadir claimed that Mullah Yaqub, son of Mullah Omar was murdered in Quetta …

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Manbir Kaur a girl from Sikh community topped matric exams in Pakistan

A Pakistani Sikh girl made history and elevated her community by distinguishing herself in matriculation examination. 15-year-old Manbir Kaur, daughter of Giani Prem Singh who is the head of Granthi at Gurdwara Sri Nankana Sahib, topped in matriculation exams by securing 1,035 marks out of 1,100. Her achievement is not …

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Altaf Hussain seeks opinion of MQM workers over his future

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain has appealed to the party’s workers to give their opinion whether he should resign from the leadership and leave politics after the historical remarks he had made over the Pak Army and other national institutions during his speech in MQM USA Convention. According …

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I still believe Elections, 13 were the most rigged, says Imran

Chairman, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf, Imran Khan once again maintained that he still believes the General elections 2013 were the most rigged elections but he accepts the decision of Judicial Commission because he is a sportsman. In his recent statements on social media, Imran Khan said that he held Election Commission of …

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When will school open, decision still pending

KARACHI: Parents and students in Sindh are still confused over the matter of opening of schools as Private Schools Association has not yet reached at any final decision. Sindh government and private schools owners couldn’t reach over a final decision till now and the issue is still unresolved. Sindh government …

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Chaudhry Nisar denounces Altaf Hussain’s speech

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has denounced the speech of MQM Chief Altaf Hussain and termed it tantamount to waging a war against the country. While talking to a press conference here on Sunday, Nisar said that Altaf Hussain used objectionable language against the country’s institutions specially the …

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CM Shahbaz says, Altaf Hussain is serving cause of Pakistan’s enemies

LAHORE: Reacting on the speech of Altaf Hussain to his workers on 19th Annual MQM America Convention, the Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that speech of MQM chief Altaf Hussain against Pak Army and calling NATO to start operation in Karachi has proved that Mr. Altaf is working for the enemies …

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Naegleria monitoring committee finds no chlorine in 90 percent water samples in Karachi

KARACHI: Sindh health department had formed a committee to monitor Naegleria amoeba in the water samples of Sindh and after testing the samples in laboratory, the committee found that the required amount of chlorine is not present in 90 percent of water samples. In a recent report, Naegleria fowleri monitoring …

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Sindh govt warns schools to face action that would reopen on Aug 3

KARACHI: The Sindh government has written a letter to Commissioner Karachi in which it was directed to take strict action against those schools that would reopen on Aug 3 despite of strict government notification to open the schools from Aug 11. Director General Directorate of Inspections of Private Schools and …

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Altaf Hussain as an ‘Absconder’, ATC names MQM leader with new epithet

KARACHI: an anti-terrorism court in Karachi pronounced Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain as a fugitive over a hate speech case. The case was filed against him by Singh Rangers spokesperson Col Tahir Mehmood in March this year after blistering telephonic address of Altaf Hussain to his followers in …

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NA-19 Re-Polls: Ex MNA Sardar Mushtaq signs up for PML-N

Former MNA Sardar Muhammad Mushtaq has announced to join Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and expressed full confidence in the Nawaz leadership. The Prime Minister has welcomed his joining the party and hoped that this will help strengthening the party in Haripur District. Sardar Mushtaq assured the PM that he will …

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Pakistan rich in boxing talent: Boxer Amir Khan said after visiting Data Darbar

Pakistani born British boxer Amir Khan visited Data Darbar along with his wife and offered prayers while paying respect to the saint. The internationally acclaimed athlete paid his respects at the Data Darbar shrine and was with his wife Faryal Makhdoom, his daughter and brother. The boxer also laid the …

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Chinese nationals working on CPEC to be provided security of 1,000 policemen

KARACHI: At least 1,000 policemen that also include 500 elite police commandos will be deployed to provide security to the Chinese likely to visit Sindh from the Pak-China Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects. The move was made during a meeting presided by the IGP Sindh, Ghulam Hyder Jamali, who was briefed …

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Artists, poets, singers to be paid monthly in KP

PESHAWAR: The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Directorate of Culture made a decision to set a monthly pay of Rs30,000 to needy artists and singers. The Culture Directorate Mehmood Khan said in a statement issued on Thursday that he has decided to launch the monthly salary package for poets, singers and artists who are …

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