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PTI to draw future plans

Advertisements Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is going to form its strategy in reaction to the president’s speech to the joint session of parliament and for the upcoming budget speech. Advertisements “Our party will hold a meeting to formulate a strategy on the upcoming budget and to discuss the first address …

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Javed Chaudhry’s fans turned over million on Facebook

Islamabad: Pakistan’s well known journalist, columnist and anchorperson Javed Chaudhry becomes first Pakistani and Asian journalist whose fans turned over one million. He is also included in the list of top ten great journalists and writers on facebook. He has been writing since 1997 with the title of “Zero Point”, …

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Mamnoon Hussain addresses joint session of Parliament

President of Pakistan congratulated the lawgivers on the completion of the first parliamentary year, adding that the legislature played a crucial role in stabilizing democracy in the country. He said that political and civil society had contributed with unparalleled sacrifices in order to strengthen the democracy. Mamnoon said that public …

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Petroleum prices will remain unchanged

ISLAMABAD: The Prime Minister Nawaz Shareef has rejected the proposed summary from OGRA for the price increase in petroleum today. The Oil and Gas recommended up to Rs 2.43 per liter increase in petroleum prices which is turn-down by PM for the month of  June. State will pay subsidy of …

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MPA kidnapped from Pindi Bhattian

Lahore:  MPA Rana Jamil Hassan from PML-N was abducted from an area near Pindi Bhattian here on Saturday. The investigations have been started into the matter by the Punjab Police. The MPA Rana Jamil Hassan, who was elected to provincial assembly from PP-174 Nankana Sahib, was kidnapped while he was …

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World No-Tobacco Day: 8.6 billion cigarettes have been smoked yearly in Pakistan

Lahore: Today World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is going to be observed all over the world with the watchword, “Tax ratio should be increased on cigarette”. The main objective of which is to control the smoking by increasing its rates. The research has proved that by doing so, the low …

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Pakistan: 2014-2015 budget

The schedule for budget is prepared which will be expounded on June 3 while debate starts on June 6 Islamabad: National Assembly Secretariat has prepared the schedule for budget session 2014-2015 which will be propounded on June 3 at 4:30 in the evening. After two days, the debate on the …

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Blast plan thwarted by bomb disposal squad in Peshawar

Bomb Disposal

PESHAWAR: A bomb which was planted under a vehicle parked near Khyber Teaching Hospital University Town was foiled by bomb disposal squad here on Friday. According to the officials, explosive material which was carried in a shopping bag attached under a Land Cruiser defused by using water charges. The explosive …

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Four more suspects for killing the woman outside LHC are arrested

Lahore: Punjab police arrested four more alleged for killing Farzana Parveen outside LHC. Two cousins, a man named Nasir and an uncle of late Farzana have been taken into custody. More than two dozen attackers including Farzana’s father and brother attacked her with bricks here on Tuesday outside LHC for …

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SHC: Four new additional judges have taken oath

Karachi: Four new additional judges are added in Sindh High Court after getting the oath today under the administration of Chief Justice SHC Maqbool Bakir. All the senior lawyers and important personalities attended the oath-taking ceremony which was held at SHC. The judges who took oath included Justice Shahab Sarki, …

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Six children drown in Larkana

Larkana: In two different locations, six children including two brothers and two sisters, drowned in the Rice Canal and in a pond on Thursday. According to the eyewitnesses, these children who were later identified as Alisha, 7, Rimsha jiskani, 6, (sisters) and Saima Jiskani, 8, drowned while saving one another …

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The Hockey world cup will start tomorrow without Pakistan

Holland: The 13th Hockey world cup will begin tomorrow without the participation of Pakistan hockey team in Hague. It is for the first time that 4 times champion Pakistan will not take part in the main event regarding hockey. The interesting thing about the upcoming world cup is that the …

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Non-bailable warrants for Gillani and Faheem are issued

Islamabad: Former PM Yousaf Raza Gillani and PPP leader Amin Faheem are ordered to be arrested on non-bailable warrant which was issued by anti-corruption court here on Thursday. Both the eminent PPP leaders are accused for seven-billion-rupee financial stratagem in the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP). These leaders are …

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Malik Ishaq acquitted by anti terrorism court

Rawalpindi: The head of banned outfit (Lashkar-i-jhangvi) Malik Ishaq acquitted by anti-terrorist court on thrusday. Evidence against Malik Ishaq was not substantial in the cases, verdict passed by Judge Rana Masood Akhtar Ishaq has spent almost 15 years in Pakistani jail for having the allegation of killing more than 100 …

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