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SCP releases judgment on Musharraf’s name in ECL

Advertisements The Supreme Court of Pakistan issued on Tuesday, a detailed verdict on a case regarding the removal of the name of former president Pervez Musharraf from the Exit Control List (ECL). Advertisements In the four-page order, written by Justice Nasirul Mulk, the top court raised five questions and asked …

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Justice Nasirul Mulk appointed as new Chief Justice of Pakistan

President of Pakistan approved the appointment of Justice Nasirul Mulk as the new Chief Justice of Pakistan. The appointment of Justice Nasirul Mulk has been approved by Mamnoon Hussain, the President of Pakistan. An official notification of the appointment will be issued soon. The current CJP Justice Rassaduq Hussain Jillani …

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ISPR’s briefing to foreign media

ISLAMABAD: The DG ISPR  Maj Gen Asim Bajwa said that no terrorist activities will be allowed in the premises of the country. He was also accompanied by a number of federal ministers while briefing. He conspicuously declared that the country has no need of any sort of help including drone in the …

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Senate: Consensus reached upon the approval of Protection of Pakistan Bill 2014(PPO)

A unanimous agreement was reached on the Protection of Pakistan Bill 2014, in the Senate, on Monday, which empowers a grade-15 official with issuing out  shooting-at-sight orders to the security forces , against  suspects. The bill was circulated by Zahid Hamid, Minister for Science and Technology, in the Senate, on …

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Former DG-ISPR divulges: “Kayani was never in the favor of North Waziristan operation”

Ex-spokesperson , Pakistan Army, has divulged former army chief Gen(R) Ashfaq Pervez Kayani’s disapproval over launching a full-fledged military operation in North Waziristan, despite the military leadership’s willingness in carrying it out, three years ago. Maj Gen (retd) Athar Abbas , former DG inter-Services Public Relations(ISPR) disclosed this fact during …

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Prime Minister turns down Ogra’s recommendations on petroleum prices

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has refused to accept the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) summary concerning the petroleum prices for July,2014,without approval, and has asked for reconsiderations. According to the spokesman, PM house,  the government has decided to release half a billion subsidy for ensuring that petroleum prices will …

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No need to be panic over US bounty, God is on my side: Hafiz Saeed

London: The founder of a self-declared Pakistani charity, Hafiz Saeed, who has been accused of having masterminding the 2008 terror attacks on Mumbai by India and US, has once again denied the sanctions on his organization. While being interviewed by BBC representative, he said that US is pinpointing Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) …

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Prime Minster decides to engage with the national polity over current scenario

Prime Minister has decided of approaching the political parties, to seek the confidence of the national polity over the recent national issues, and those emanating out of Zarb-i-Azb operation. The decision was arrived at , at the conclusion of a meeting presided over by Nawaz Sharif,at his Raiwind residence, on …

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Prime Minister vows to uplifting PIA’s stature to that of world’s top-notch one

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited the Islamabad International Airport, on Sunday, to see the new addition of A320  to  the group of PIA’s (Pakistan International Airline) existing aircrafts. This kind of  addition has been made after almost ten years. Addressing on the occasion, Nawaz Sharif made a commitment in providing …

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A woman burnt to death after declining the proposal in Toba Tek Singh

Toba Tek Singh: A young woman is blazed to death in Chak# 296-GB, Toba Tek Sing when she rejects the proposal from her suitor. The police have arrested the suspect along with the canister used in pouring petrol over the girl. The culprit is moved to some unknown place where …

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Army and Ranger will protect the airports

ISLAMABAD: All the big cities’ airports will be secured by insuring the security with the help of army and rangers who are also ordered to train the Airport Security Force (ASF). “A joint security plan has been devised in consultation with corps commanders of the Pakistan army under which security …

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Saudi Airline suspends its flights for Peshawar.

PESHAWAR: The Saudi Airline whose flight Boeing 750 was attacked while landing on the Bacha Khan airport which resulted in the death of one woman and injury of two men. Civil Aviation Authority confirms the suspension of Saudi Airline while the concerning airline has diverted all its flights to Islamabad. …

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Prime Minister announces increment in IDPs cash grant

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has declared ,on Friday, an increment in the cash grants ,meant for the displaced families from North Waziristan , to Rs40,000 ,especially for Ramazan. The premiere made the announcement during his visit to a camp of Internally displaced people. He also expressed his resolve of cleansing …

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Disbursement of IMF’s apportioned loan, worth $ 555.9 million, to Pakistan

A share of the loan-grant, worth $555.9 million , has been issued by International Monetary Fund(IMF) to Pakistan, reaffirming its confidence in the alignment of country’s economic policies with the stipulations of IMF loan program. With this move, IMF has assisted Pakistan from going nonremittal , last September, by offering …

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