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SHC orders to remove Ayyan Ali’s name from ECL

Advertisements KARACHI: Singh High Court (SHC) on Monday ordered the  relevant authorities to remove ace model Ayyan Ali’s name from Exit Control List (ECL). Advertisements After SHC directives, the additional attorney general requested time to implement the court orders after that court stayed its orders for further ten days. Model …

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Former MQM minister Dr. Sagheer Ahmed joins Mustafa Kamal

KARACHI: Former Mutahia Qaumi Movement (MQM) provincial health minister and member provincial assembly Dr Sagheer Ahmad joined Mustafa Kamal and Anees Qaimkhani.  While talking to media, Dr Sagheer said, I have joined Mustafa Kamal for the sake of Pakistan especially Karachi. “Those who question us, saying look at what Altaf Hussain and MQM have …

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Private Schools in Punjab to remain close on 8, 9 March

LAHORE: All Pakistan Private School Federation on Sunday announced a two-day strike against the amendments being pulled over by the Punjab Government. Under the announcement made by Private Schools Federation the private schools in capital city of Punjab will remain close on 8, 9 March. The amendment Education Bill was passed …

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After lambasting MQM Chief Altaf Hussain, Mustafa Kamal sets up new political party

KARACHI: During his shocking press conference after arrival to Pakistan , Mustafa Kamal has announced his political party, unnamed so far. Kamal, once MQM’s central leader returned back to Pakistan after gap of around two years talked to media briefly, as he said that he’ll be handling all the questions …

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Mustafa Kamal and Aness QaimKhani at Press Conference in Karachi (Updates)

KARACHI: Mutahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) stalwart Mustafa Kamal has arrived back to Pakistan after gap of two years. The MQM leader was accompanied by Aness Qaimkhani, the former deputy convener of Rabita Committee MQM Anees Qaim Khani. During their brief media talk, Mustafa Kamal avoided question as he asked media to join …

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Uber launches in Pakistan: Fare, offers and cars

We all were waiting for Uber’s arrival since the day we knew about their arrival in Pakistan through proper channel. And finally we are just hours away from getting this worldwide famous Taxi service operational in Pakistan. Uber publicized their views earlier that they will be commencing their services from …

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First Ever case under Women Protection Act registered in Lahore

LAHORE:  A long debate around the country is still going on regarding  the Women Protection bill according to the Sharia or not. Amid this the first ever case under Women Protection Bill have been lodged in Lahore, Punjab. Several days back the women Protection bill was unanimously approved in the …

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BISE Rawalpindi postpones Matric exam due to Mumtaz Qadri’s Funeral

RAWALPINDI: As per the date sheet of Matriculation Exams for session 2016, the first exam was scheduled to be held on 1st of March. Although, the very first exam is postponed just hours before its happening. This move was pulled off by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) …

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Virat Kohli’s fan gets bail before Pakistan India Asia Cup match

LAHORE:  Fan of Indian star batsman Virat Kholi, Umar Daraz  on Saturday got bail from local court on Saturday, local media reported. The additional district and sessions court in Okara accepted the bail plea of Umar Daraz, who has been in jail for over a month.  On Friday, the court …

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Activist Alamgir arrested in Karachi: #FixIt

KARACHI: Activist Alamgir Khan was arrested outside the Sindh CM House in Karachi on Thursday. Alamgir was trying to empty garbage bins outside the Sindh Chief Minister House in Karachi when police stopped and arrested him.   Alamgir Khan who has been hailing from a politicial party has, this time, …

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Kholi fan Umar Daraz bail denied by court, hoisted Indian flag

LAHORE: Fan of Indian star batsman Virat Kholi who was arrested over waving Indian flag on his house roof top, his bail was denied by court on Friday he may face imprisonment up to ten year. “We are disappointed and will challenge the decision in the session’s court,” said Draz’s …

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Bomb threats at Karachi University turn out fake

KARACHI: The University of Karachi on Wednesday denied rumours of campus was evacuated following reports of a bomb threat. University spokesperson said, “Reports that bomb has been planted on campus are fake, students have not been evacuated and classes and labs are being held as per schedule”. According to police …

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Shahid Afridi will be joining PTI: Journalist Mazhar Abbas asserts

WEB DESK: Senior Journalist Mazhar Abbas on Monday while talking during a talk show asserted that Pakistan T20 captain Shahid Khan Afridi will join Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Karachi based journalist was on GEO News show Report Card, host Ayesha Bakhsh asked panelist whether PM Nawaz and Imran Khan …

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Sindh Assembly passes Hindu Marriage bill

KARACHI: Sindh Assembly led-by Pakistan People Party (PPP) on Monday passed the Hindu Marriage Bill 2015. The bill was tabled  by Sindh Parliamentary Affairs Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro. During the debate on the bill,  Nisar Khuhro said, “Since the creation of Pakistan, it is the first time that such a …

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