Sun. Jan 29th, 2023

Month: February 2022

ISLAMABAD: In a news conference on Sunday, Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has assured that the Federal and Punjab governments will provide fool proof security to the participants of the PPP long march as it enters Punjab. Meanwhile the Haqooq-e-Sindh march by the PTI against the Sindh government has entered Jacobabad. ... Read More
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that the government's decision to visit Moscow was correct in the light of geo-economics which they are currently focusing at. Addressing a press conference in Islamabad on Friday, Qureshi said that the situation demanded a step towards regional connectivity with Afghanistan and Central Asian republics including Russia which had a historical ... Read More
ISLAMABAD: Renowned philanthropist Bill Gates who has been visiting Pakistan for the first time had a busy schedule on Thursday in which he met the Prime Minister, President and other leaders concluded with receiving the civil award. He also visited the NCOC and attended a meeting of the NEOC on polio. This is important to know that Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) has been ... Read More
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday observed that the trust deed executed by Maryam Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz regarding the Avenfield properties could be considered back-dated but not forged as both the siblings never disowned the said document. Ms Nawaz has been facing the charge of presenting an allegedly forged trust deed before the court which was scripted ... Read More
In an important development, the ECP disqualified PTI Senator Faisal Vawda for submitting a false affidavit with his nomination papers for the National Assembly elections in 2018. The ECP also instructed Vawda to return within 60 days the salary and other perks which he had enjoyed as a minister and parliamentarian. It also cancelled the notification of Vawda's victory in Senate polls... Read More
CHARSADDA: MQM-P and ANP on Sunday finally agreed to shake hands for solidification of democracy, abolition of terrorism and delegation of power to grassroots level in the country. Headed by the senior leader Amir Khan and Ex-Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar, a delegation of MQM-P met the leadership of ANP including the central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain provincial president Aimal Wali Khan, Sardar Hussian Babak... Read More
ISLAMABAD: The Oil Companies Advisory Council (OCAC) has advised the government to increase the price of petroleum and its products to avoid disruption of supply chain and hike in circular debt. On January 31, the Prime Minister had rejected a proposal of the ministry of energy to increase petrol and HSD prices by Rs11 and Rs14 per liter so that the impact of international prices might ... Read More
LAHORE: Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has once again demanded the establishment to remain impartial in the active politics. Talking to the media on Tuesday where he was present for some important meetings with the party leaders, Bilawal admitted that the political parties should act rationally as any extreme step could give birth to a crisis in the country. ... Read More