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PM to inaugurate New Multan International Airport today

Advertisements MULTAN: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate upgraded Multan International Airport (MIAP) today (March 09, 2015) reported by Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA) and Radio Pakistan. Advertisements Many international airlines have requested government for operating direct flights to and from Multan. The new terminal of MIAP will be inaugurated …

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Mama Qadeer, a Baloch activist raises his voice against authorities

KARACHI: Mama Qadeer Baloch, a Baloch activist who campaigns for human rights in Balochistan, called on international watchdogs to take action against authorities in Pakistan. On Saturday, he was speaking at a press conference at the Karachi Press Club, said,” It is ridiculous and unacceptable to stop someone from going …

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PML-N Ahsan Iqbal watches Pak vs SA, takes with Selfies Pakistan cricket players

AUCKLAND: An important player of Nawaz Sharif’s political team and Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal on Saturday reached Eden Park stadium to watch Pakistan’s important group match against South Africa. After the match, he met Pakistan player, Iqbal was presented a Pakistan team shirt autographed by the …

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ASWJ protest, Government to provide security to them

Islamabad: ASWJ protested against ‘target killings and kidnappings’ of their members, they started march towards the Parliament House, in result of this agreement was reached between the ICT administration and the ASWJ protestors. On Friday Islamabad police agreed to provide security to the mosques and other institutions affiliated with ASWJ. Huge …

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Imran Khan blames PPP and PML-N of rigging in Senate elections

Islamabad: Pakistan-Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman blames PPP and PML-N of rigging in Senate elections and also told that his party will not support their candidates for the post of Senate chairman. Mr. Khan was talking to the media on Friday after the meeting of party’s core committee, he warned that PTI will …

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Imran Khan praises MPAs for rejecting money offers in Senate Elections

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has congratulated his MPAs in KP, for securing majority of seats and also praised the MPAs for rejecting big money offers for votes. PTI only Party that gave tickets on merit & to people belonging to KP province. PTI has shown that if leadership is …

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TTP militant arrested in Bannu, says ISPR

ISLAMABAD: A Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militant was arrested on Friday in an information-based operation  (IBO) carried out by security forces near Sarai Naurang in Bannu, said a statement issued by the inter-based operation (IBO) carried out by law and enforcement near Sarai Naurang in Bannu, said a statement issued by …

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27 projects of Rs 29.48 billion approved by CDWP

ISLAMABAD: Central Development Working Party (CDWP) under the chairmanship of Federal Minister for Planning, Developments and Reforms (MPD&R), Professor Ahsan Iqbal approved 27 mega projects worth Rs 29.481 billion for the social sector development and energy generation for socio-economic uplift of masses in the country, reported by Radio Pakistan. The …

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National Assembly accepts MQM’s Nabeel Gabol resignation

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly (NA) on Thursay accept Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) MNA Nabeel Gabol’s resignation, Gabol got elected on the ticket of MQM from NA-246. Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq had requested his presence at the assembly today to verify the resgination, however, Gabol over the telephone has confirmed …

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President and PM felicitates Hindu community on Holi

ISLAMABAD: The President of Pakistan, Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif felicitates Hindu community for celebrating this year’s Holy festival, being celebrated today (March 05). Both leaders have appreciated the valuable contribution made by Hindu community in Pakistan in all fields. President said on this occasion, “I feel great pleasure to extend …

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ASWJ leader along with his driver shot dead

Karachi: On Wednesday, the general secretary of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat Karachi range was killed by ‘unknown’ bike riders who opened fire at the leader’s car in Shershah area. In the incident Dr Fayyaz and his driver was killed. SSP West told about the attack, “Both the attackers were wearing …

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UET received a menacing letter from IS

LAHORE: Security in the surrounding of the University of Engineering and Technology on Wednesday was beefed up as the university received a threatening note from Islamic State – a militant faction. According to a police officer, the letter threatened to attack the university with a suicide attack or a series …

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Imran warns that he will disband KP Assembly if MPAs ward off PTI candidates

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Instaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan warned that he will disband the KP Assembly in case his party’s members in KPK do not vote for their party candidates. Addressing to media representative about Senate elections – to be held on March 5 – Imran Khan said that he had …

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147 foreign-funded Madarassas in Punjab: IGP Punjab

ISLAMABAD: Inspector General Police (IGP) Punjab Mushtaq Sukhera on Wednesday said that 147 madrassas (Seminaries) in the province are financed by foreign funding. IGP Punjab, informed the Senate Standing Committee on Rules of Procedure and Privileges (SSCRPP) that there were almost 150 madrassas receiving funds from foreign countries. Sukhera also …

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