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Pakistani Apprehensions Against the Indian hydropower projects

Advertisements Pakistan has voiced its grave remonstrations against the on-going four hydroelectric projects ,being constructed by India, over river Chenab in Occupied Kashmir. Pakistan, however, is pleading for technical alterations to be made in these projects, as concurred on the terms of the Water Accord, Indus Basin Treaty. Advertisements The …

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Shahenshah-e-Ghazal Mehdi Hassan’s 2nd death anniversary

Lahore: The late renowned ghazal singer Mehdi Hassan Khan’s second death anniversary is observed here on 13 of June. In this regard a memorial reference will be held at Al-Hamra Art center today. However, a musical tribute will be paid to the legend by his son Arif Mehid in Lahore …

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PM, terms the efforts expended in getting approved WB’s US$700 million as ‘historic ‘and laudatory

  The Premiere, Nawaz Sharif, has lauded the approbation of a US$700 million for Pakistan by the World Bank as of momentous significance. The loan-grant is meant for financing the 4500 MW Dasu Hydro Power project. Addressing the press with Finance Minister Ishaq Dar,in the latter’s chamber at National Assembly, …

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Mushraf wants to leave the country shortly

Musharraf wants to see mother at earliest Former president Pervez Musharraf appealed SHC to lift travel ban at the earliest. On June 12, the Sindh High Court passed a verdict to strike down Musharraf’s name from the Exit Control List (ECL) after 15 days giving opponents time to file appeal …

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Modi denounced Karachi attacks in a letter to Nawaz

Islamabad: In a replying letter to his Pakistan counterpart, Indian PM Modi condemned the recent terrorist attacks on Karachi airport. He expressed grief over the loss of innocent lives in the ruthless and cruel attack. Moreover, he said that a friendly, cooperative and peaceful relation between the two countries is …

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North Waziristan operation is like self-immolation: Imran

Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran khan cleared his party’s stance on peace talks with militants by expressing his anticipation that a repugnant in North Waziristan would synchronize the militant forces against the Pakistani state. “Conducting such a military operation when most of the groups in NWA want talks in suicidal,” …

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Drone kills Afghan Taliban commander

Peshawar: A drone attack on Thursday morning killed Haji Gul who was considered to be the key commander of Haqqani network. Apart from him, the other eminent Afghan Taliban commanders who were killed due to this attack were identified as Mufti Sofian and Commander Abu Badar. According to the sources, …

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Cathay Pacific will resume filghts from June 13

Karachi flights of Cathay Pacific will restart from June 13 Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd will be restarting its operations to and from Karachi again on Friday after suspension of flight due to terrorist attack on Jinnah International Airport Karachi last weekend. The airline has announced for more capacity to satisfy …

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Pakistan’s situation on drone is clear: FO

Islamabad: The mid-night drone strikes in North Waziristan were not confirmed by Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Tasnim Aslam, however, she said that Pakistan’s position is conspicuous over drone. On a question about the consecutive aerial strikes in Mir Ali that followed 16 dead on Wednesday late night, she replied that …

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Musharraf’s name will be removed from ECL

SHC orders to remove Musharraf’s name from ECL The Sindh High Court (SHC) has ruled out the removal of the name of former President Pervez Musharraf from the exit control list. Justice Mohammad Ali Mazhar and Justice Shahnawaz of two-judge bench of the SHC, issued the ruling on Thursday whereas …

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Imam.e.Kaba will promote Polio awareness

Imam-e-Kaaba to attend conference on Polio Imam-e-Kaaba Abdul Rahman al Sudais will be the guest speaker in the International Ulema Conference on Polio Eradication under the umbrella of The Ministry of Health, Organization of the Islamic Conference and Islamic Development Bank. The conference will be held in Islamabad from June …

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Altaf will not be probed by police on hate speech case

London police will not look into Altaf’s speech contents: MQM London’s Metropolitan Police notified MQM chief Altaf Hussain that they are not planning to investigate the content of his speeches, said in statement issued by the Party on Wednesday. “Muttahida Quami Movement can confirm that the Metropolitan Police have officially …

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Inquiry committee designed to probe Karachi attacks

Karachi: An inquiry committee was formed by the chief of Karachi police Ghulam Qadir Thabo to investigate the recent terrorist attack on Karachi airport. Deputy inspector general (DIG) Karachi East Miner Ahmad Sheikh led the committee which also included Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) East Zone, SSP Mali, Special Investigation …

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Cathay Pacific suspended Flights in Karachi

Cathay Pacific has suspended all its flights from and to Jinnah International Karachi over security concerns Cathay Pacific Airways has issued a special advisory for their passengers to check the flight status since all flights towards and from Karachi have been cancelled regarding security fear following terrorist attack on Karachi …

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