Sat, Jul 04, 2015, Ramzan 16, 1436 A.H : Last updated 2 hours ago
 
 
Group Chairman: Mir Javed Rahman
Beta thenews.com.pk
Editor-in-Chief: Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman
 
You are here: Home > Today's Paper > Top Story
 
 
 Top Story
 
 
our correspondent
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Friday observed that the federal and four provincial governments were not serious about the implementation of the National Action Plan (NAP) and sought a comprehensive report on the volume of NGOs and details of ...
 
Give Comments
 
 

RAWALPINDI: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Friday said the ongoing Operation Zarb-e-Azb will not stop unless achievement of the objective of a terror-free Pakistan.
The army chief said this during his visit to the ...
 
 
Sohail Khan
ISLAMABAD: The three-member General Election 2013 Inquiry Commission, headed by Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk and comprising Justice Ameer Hani Muslim and Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, on Friday concluded the proceedings and would give its findings later ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: The death toll from the rail accident has risen to 17 as four more bodies were recovered on Friday, the army said on Friday, the day after a special military train fell into a canal when a bridge partially collapsed.
A senior officer ...
 
 

LAHORE: A seven-member joint inquiry committee comprising railways and army officials and led by the Federal Government Inspector of Railways (FGIR) Mian M Arshad has been constituted for the investigation of the Gujranwala train ...
 
 
Mariana Baabar
ISLAMABAD: After months of relative calm, tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan flared up once again on Thursday when ambassadors of both countries were summoned to the respective foreign ministries.
On Thursday evening, Janan Mosazai, ...
 
 
our correspondent
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday dismissed Labaik’s petition against withdrawal of security clearance for induction of its four new directors including Axact Chairman Shoaib Ahmed Sheikh in Axact’s TV observing that security clearance ...
 
 
Usman Manzoor
ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force has seized 89 tons of narcotics worth over $2.2 billion being smuggled from Afghanistan to the global markets via Pakistan during the first six months of the current year, data collected by The News reveal.
There ...
 
 
our correspondent
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday disposed of lawsuit of Axact against seizure of its vehicles from employees by the federal investigation agency directing the FIA to act strictly in accordance with the law.
Axact company and its ...
 
 
Azeem Samar
KARACHI: Former federal minister and Pakistan People’s Party leader Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that PPP has reached near dying status so no homeopathic treatment could work for it rather the party required massive surgery for its ...
 
 
our correspondent
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has ordered Punjab revenue authorities to retrieve 800 kanal state land from Hamza Sugar Mills (not owned by ruling Sharifs) in Bahawalpur and recover penalty amount for using state land for many years.
Justice ...
 
 
Mehtab Haider
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has signed an agreement with the IMF to privatise as well as undertake strategic sale of 12 public sector enterprises (PSEs) during the ongoing financial year 2015-16, including the sale of 26 percent shares of the national flag ...
 
 
Tariq Butt
ISLAMABAD: As the inquiry commission, which intensely looked into the charges of deliberate systematic manipulation in the 2013 general elections, wrapped up its hearings, there was not even a passing mention in its proceedings of seven shocking ...
 
 

WASHINGTON: The relations between Pakistan and India are important to the United States and it wants to see a reduction in tension between the two countries for regional stability, a US State Department spokesman said on Thursday.
“It is an ...
 
 
our correspondent
LAHORE: The Afghan Ambassador to Pakistan, Janan Mossa Zai, called on the Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Senator Sirajul Haq at Mansoorah on Friday evening and discussed matters of mutual interest, particularly the beginning of a new era of bilateral ...
 
 
Mehtab Haider
ISLAMABAD: After vacating the stay order of Sindh High Court (SHC), the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has revised upward the power tariff in the range of Rs2 to Rs4 per unit for consumers of K-Electric for higher slabs using ...
 
 
Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has maintained that the elimination of terrorism and resolving the energy issue are the top priorities of the government. Talking to outgoing ambassador of Germany in Pakistan Dr Cyril Nunn here at the PM ...
 
 
our correspondent
PESHAWAR: Suspending the notification of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), the Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Friday stayed repolling on 354 polling stations in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The ECP had ordered re-polling in these polling stations ...
 
 

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that he would make the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan accountable on the Judgement Day for mudslinging against him.
Commenting on Imran Khan’s statement who ...