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Nargis to roll on stage on Nov 6 in Shalimar theatre

Advertisements Famous film-star and stage actress-cum-dancer Nargis is going to make her come back on stage on November 6 with the drama titled ‘Welcome Back Nargis’. Advertisements The drama will be presented on Lahore’s one of the most famous and prominent theatres Shalimar were Tariq Malik is producing the play. …

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LG elections Punjab: Nawaz Sharif casts vote at UC-70 of Lahore

LAHORE: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif casts his vote on the occasion of Local Bodies Elections on Saturday and stated ‘democracy is Pakistan’s future’. “I have full faith in democracy and Insha’Allh democracy is our future,” PM Nawaz said. Detailing about the relation between Pakistan and democracy, the premier said: “Pakistan …

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After 10 years, polling in process for 1st Phase of LG elections in Punjab, Sindh

PUNJAB/SINDH: Polling for 1st phase of local government elections in 12 districts of Punjab and 9 districts of Sindh is underway. The polling started at 7:30 am and will continue till 5:30 without any rest. Following are the districts of Punjab where LG polls are underway: Lahore Faisalabad Gujrat Chakwal Bhakkar …

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Zain murder case: Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali takes suo moto

Anwar Zaheer Jamali, the chief justice of Pakistan took suo moto action on Thursday in dealing with Zain murder case. Justice asked for complete report of the incident and ordered Inspector General Punjab to brief. The development comes couple of days after when Anti-terrorism Court (ATC) exonerated Mustafa Kanju and …

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LG Elections in Punjab, Sindh: Troops to assist security agencies in maintaining peace, says ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) of Pak Army has ensured that the troops will assist law enforcement agencies (LEAs) in maintaining peace during LG polls when and where required by the civil administration. Various civil administrations have demanded for the army troops for maintenance of law and order …

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3 Pakistani students win ‘Champion of Champions’ contest in Australia

Three young students from Mandi Bahauddin have won ‘Champion of the Champions’ awards in Australia after competing in Literacy, Maths and Science. The trio would now visit Australia to participate in a ceremony to fetch their medals. Earlier, in a three-days competition, ‘World Education Games’, the boys participated via Internet …

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SC nullifies disqualification of PML-N leader Siddique Baloch

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered re-polling in NA-154 Lodhran, restoring the Election Tribunal’s (ET) move as the court aslo turned over the lifetime disqualification of Pakistan Muslim League-nawaz (PML-N) candidate Siddique Baloch. Earlier, the apex court on September 29 had suspended the ET’s decision and stoped by-polls in …

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Uber is all set to hit the roads in Lahore

World’s famous taxi app company Uber is all set to launch in Pakistan, starting from Lahore. Communications manager of Uber’s Middle East and Africa operations, Shaden Abdellatif said in this regard: “We can confirm we are currently recruiting for a team in Lahore, and are very excited about launching in …

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Zain murder case: ATC exonerates Mustafa Kanju

An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) exonerated five accused including Mustafa Kanju in the Zain murder case on Tuesday. The court released Kanju, who is a son of former state minister Sadique Kanju, and his guards after eight prosecution witnesses, including Sohail Afzal, complained of the FIR, denied identifying the accused. Because …

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5.3 magnitude earthquake jolts Dera Ghazi Khan, Multan, Bahawalpur and others

PUNJAB: Earthquake with magnitude of 5.3 strikes the several major cities of South Punjab, namely Multan, Bahawlpur and Dera Ghazi Khan on early Friday. Although, so far no casualties have been reported anywhere.   5.3 magnitude #earthquake. 13 km from #Dajal, Punjab, Pakistan https://t.co/5ScTQzDuiy — Earthquake Alerts (@QuakesToday) October 23, …

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Gang involved in hacking female Facebook accounts arrested by FIA

Cyber crime wing of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) traced and took into custody on Wednesday a gang consisting of three from Rawalpindi for hacking Facebook accounts of more than 80 females from across Pakistan and abroad. The agency issued a statement saying all three remanded into custody of FIA for …

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Woman burns herself after denial from police to file gang-rape case

A young lady self-immolated protesting police’s inaction over her claim to be gang-raped by colleagues, officials and workers. Two officers have been apprehended after the incident took place on Tuesday when Sonia Bibi, a young lady, tried to commit suicide outside a police station in the Muzaffargarh district. Soon after …

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Blast outside MNA Amjad Khosa’s office takes seven lives leaving 13 injured

DG KHAN: Seven people dead and 13 wounded on Wednesday as a result of bomb blast inside the political office of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MNA Sardar Amjad Farooq Khan Khosa in Dera Ghazi Khan’s Taunsa area. Initial reports say that explosion caused a fire at the office of the …

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This is moral victory of PTI, investigating votes thrown out of NA-122: Imran

NA-122 aftershocks: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan said on Monday that his party is investigating the number of PTI votes ‘thrown out’ of the NA-122 by-polls. Imran stressing on the number of votes thrown out of the most talked about constituency at the last moment, said PTI would call …

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