Sun. Jan 29th, 2023

Month: January 2022

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry on Sunday claimed that the next Chief Justice of Pakistan would have to take measures for improving the rapidly declining reputation of the judiciary in the world rankings. This is important to know that Justice Umar Ata Bandial is going to replace the CJP Gulzar Ahmed on Feb 2. The law ministry... Read More
ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has formally invited the opposition parties on table for discussion on South Punjab province. The invitation was sent through separate letters to Shehbaz Sharif and Bilawal Bhutto on Thursday in which both were requested to nominate their representatives who could be ... Read More
ISLAMABAD: Rejecting Fawad Chaudhry’s statement about cracks within PML-N Maryam Nawaz on Tuesday claimed that the government was trying to to divert public attention from its incompetence and poor performance. She was talking to the reporters after attending the hearing of an appeal against her conviction in the Avenfield reference. PML-N vice president said that they had been ... Read More
LAHORE: The FIA has requested PEMRA to stop media channels from airing interviews/comments of FIA former chief Bashir Memon in connection with the case of international fugitive. The FIA is probing its two former chiefs Bashir Memon and Saud Mirza in the case of allegedly facilitating the fugitive, Umar Farooq Zahoor, who had been involved in various financial crimes in Norway... Read More
In recent development, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday instructed Attorney General of Pakistan (AGP) Khalid Jawed Khan and the Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) to give names of certified international forensic agencies so that a forensic analysis of an alleged audiotape of ex CJP Saqib Nisar might be conducted. The said instructions were given by the IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah ... Read More
ISLAMABAD: The federal government is planning to file a case against opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif for submitting a false affidavit in connection with the treatment and expected return of Nawaz Sharif. The matter was discussed in a meeting on Tuesday where the federal cabinet agreed on proceeding against the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief in the Lahore High Court (LHC) for ... Read More
KARACHI: In recent development, the federal and Sindh governments on Sunday agreed that the mega project Greater Karachi Water Supply Scheme K-IV needed improved coordination and special attention for execution of its conveyance systems and augmentation. CM Sindh Murad Ali Shah, Federal Ministers Asad Umar... Read More
ISLAMABAD: The PTI foreign funding case got into an interesting phase after the report from the scrutiny committee of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) which confirmed that the ruling party collected funds from foreign nationals and companies but under-reported these funds and hid dozens of its bank accounts. Sources claimed that the party under-reported an amount ... Read More