Wed May 04, 2016
Rajab 26, 1437 A.H.
Sattar’s coordinator dies in Rangers custody; torture marks raise questions
KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Dr Farooq Sattar’s coordinator Aftab Ahmed, 42, who was under Rangers’ 90–day preventive detention, died on Tuesday; the party claiming as well as pictures and...
Speaker forced to prorogue PA session amid MQM lawmakers’ protest
Karachi The provincial assembly’s session on Tuesday ended up being prorogued owing to a protest of opposition lawmakers of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) after they were ‘denied’ the permission to...
Federal law officer given two weeks to file comments on ‘Maalik’ ban
Karachi: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday directed the federal law officer to file comments, within two weeks, on a petition seeking revocation of the ban imposed on screening...
Punishments suggested for 460 policemen with patchy record, SC told
Karachi Punishments have been recommended for 460 police officials for having a patchy service record, a police scrutiny committee told Supreme Court on Tuesday. The committee submitted its progress report in a...
CM hails ‘tangible results’ of Karachi operation
Karachi The security operation underway in the city since September 2013 came under detailed discussion on Tuesday as DG Rangers Major General Bilal Akbar called on Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah...
SP indicted in wife’s murder case
Karachi Former SP, Mian Inamullah Jamshed, was on Tuesday indicted by a court for allegedly murdering his wife in June last year; the accused, however, pleaded not guilty. The court of additional...
‘Governor House to have special desk to facilitate Pak-China educational ventures’
Karachi A help desk would be set up at the Governor House to facilitate the universities of Sindh in establishing academic ties with their counterparts in China, announced Sindh Governor Dr...
British Business Centre, SEEDS sign MoU to promote entrepreneurship
Karachi A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between SEED Ventures and the British Business Centre at the UK Deputy High Commission on Wednesday to enhance and promote the entrepreneurial segment of...
Karachi An emergency has been imposed by the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) in the city on the occasion of Shab-e-Mairaj, to be observed with traditional reverence on Wednesday (today)...
‘Fall of Dhaka was a result of curbs on freedom of expression’
Karachi The fall of Dhaka was the biggest loss that Pakistan had to bear due to a ban on the freedom of expression, and the irony is that the authorities didn’t...
Government rejects Opposition TROs, ready to negotiate
Amir Khan would join British greats with Alvarez win - Hatton
ICE removes Pakistani who conspired to launder proceeds of...
Salman Butt can make a successful comeback - Geoff Lawson
Atizaz urges Nawaz to accept oppositions TORs, declare assets
DG ISPR confirms six army officers punished
US says Pakistan sovereign to decide about purchase of...
Rangers form committee to ascertain cause of Aftab’s...
Army Chief orders inquiry into death of MQM activist Aftab...
Atizaz urges Nawaz to accept oppositions TORs, declare...
Some unsolicited advice for Bilawal
The new great game
Aijaz Zaka Syed
An imperfect solution
The HEC revisited
Into the Green Zone
'Ace Against Odds’ - Sania Mirza’s autobiography to hit stands...
Lok Virsa to screen Pakistani classic ‘Anaarkali’
Scientists win $3 million for detecting Einstein's waves
‘Plastic shirt’ Messi fan flees Afghanistan over kidnap fears
Rich and powerful warn robots are coming for your jobs