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Model Town Tragedy: Gullu Butt released on bail

Advertisements LAHORE: The notorious character who played a wicked role in Model Town tragedy, Gullu Butt is released by the Lahore High Court on Tuesday on bail. Advertisements The hearing was resumed at a bench of LHC comprising of Justice Aneela neelum and Justice Syed Iftikhar Shah which issued the …

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Government is not afraid of Long marches: Shahbaz

LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif declared that his is willing to call on Imran in the interest of country but it is deplorable that Imran pecked with Qadri which will lead the country towards anarchy and disintegration. During an interview, Shahbaz said that Imran supported the idea of dialogues with …

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Imran is ‘B’ team of Qadri

LAHORE: In a joint press conference Ahsan Iqbal and Pervez Rashid rejected all those allegations made by Imran Khan regarding rigging in the general elections 2013. “Najam Sethi’s name was proposed by PPP, we accepted his name as good will gesture. Tahir ul Qadri’s purpose is to create anarchy in …

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3,000 FC troops are summoned to guard the capital

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Interior Ministry on Monday called approximately 3,000 additional troops from the Frontier Constabulary (FC) to deal with the upcoming march of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) towards the federal capital. The sources told that a notification was issued after approval of Federal Interior …

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Emotional test for KPK police recruits

PESHAWAR: After enduring physical and written test, the candidates will be emotionally evaluated to secure their name in the final list of the KPK police department. The emotional intelligence test has been introduced as a substitute for the interview to avoid the element of discretion and nepotism. A panel comprising …

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A brawl took place in Lahore as Qadri’s activists charged on police

LAHORE: A clash between law-enforcement personnel and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek stemmed on Friday when hundreds of club-wielding PAT workers strove to break through the picket line and set aside the barricades put around the Model Town locality housing Qadri’s residence and offices. The police could not prevent the first …

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Rs 1bn legal notice sent to Qadri by Rana Asad

LAHORE: Punjab Law Minister Rana Mashhood’s brother Rana Asadullan Khan on Friday sent legal notice via his adviser Malik Shamimur Rehman to Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PTA) chief Dr Tahir ul Qadri for allegedly accusing Asad of using his influence to land a government job. It is asked in the notice …

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A full bench to hear petitions against Azadi March is formed in LHC

LAHORE: In order to hear petitions against the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s ‘Azadi-March’ a larger bench has been constituted by Chief Justice Lahore High Court Khwaja Imtiaz Ahmad. The bench comprises of Justice Khalid Mehmood Khan, Justice Shahid Hameed and Justice Anwarul Haq. The bench, supervised by Justice Mehmood, was constituted after …

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Tahir ul Qadri just wants to create anarchy: Mashhood

LAHORE: The Minister of Law Punjab Rana Mashhood said on Thursday that Dr Tahir ul Qadri intends to lead the country towards anarchy and wants to create a chaotic situation in the country. Addressing to the media, just after Qadri finishes his conference, Rana Mashhood said that Qadri are doing …

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UN report on Pakistan economy indicates improvement

A survey conducted by UN’s Commission for Asia and Pacific suggests Pakistan is improving its economic situation in the region. A UN report says that the positive signs and upward changes have been observed in Pakistan’s economy in recent months and the growth will expected to increase more during the …

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Government tempted people to buy tickets to help IDPs

FAISALABAD: An allegation is made against district administration which was reportedly involved in forcing public to buy tickets for a friendly cricket match to contribute to the ‘IDP fund’. According to the sources, patwaris, TMOS, encroachment inspectors and employees of other departments were employed by the district government to collect …

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Dengue expected to be in action from August to October: Experts

ISLAMABAD: Health experts anticipated that due to the recent showers, the larva of the mosquito which causes Dengue-fever could be ominous in related cities – Islamabad and Rawalpindi. The prolonged period of Dengue virus is expected to onset from August to October, according to the doctors. Hence, it is inevitable …

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Women cannot leave home without male family member in Karak region of KPK

A ban, by local clerics and elders of the region, is imposed on the movements of young women outside their homes without the company of male relatives. The violators would not only face fines but also see social boycott. A decision has been taken at a meeting of the Gurguri …

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American Drone strikes killing 6 in North Waziristan

NORTH WAZIRISTAN: American Drone killed 6 and injured 2 in District Data-Khel on Wednesday. According to reports, targeting a compound and a vehicle in District Data-Khel, the American Drone fired 4 rockets which resulted in total devastation of the house and the vehicle. Six men died and 2 wounded badly …

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