Fri May 06, 2016
Rajab 28, 1437 A.H.
Govt has last say in decision on ToRs: Lawyers
May 05, 2016
ISLAMABAD: The federal government has the last say in deciding the ToRs of an inquiry commission under the law of the land. The hullabaloo on the...
PM falsely assumed as named in Panama Papers
May 04, 2016
ISLAMABAD: The legal czars of the opposition who joined their heads together to draft the TORs for the Panama Papers Commission made a major mistake...
Press Council of Pakistan is in a shambles
May 03, 2016
Nawaz Sharif please pay attention Press media regulator receives annual funds from Rs20m to Rs40m only; salaries of staff are delayed; has no...
Some MNAs who declared their foreign assets to ECP
May 02, 2016
ISLAMABAD: Some of the members of the National Assembly own properties and businesses abroad as per the assets details of MPs released by the...
Court orders police to register case against PML-N MPA
April 26, 2016
MPA denies charge of fraud ISLAMABAD: A district court in Sialkot ordered the police to register a fraud and corruption case against a sitting...
Rs84 bn written off loans probed by 2011 SC commission
April 24, 2016
ISLAMABAD: While uncovering those who have had loans written off is one of the ToRs of the inquiry commission on the Panama Leaks, another...
Commission to have wide scope of inquiry
April 23, 2016
ISLAMABAD: The sky is the limit for the inquiry commission to probe the affairs of every offshore company operating in other countries, firms,...
Imran joins the billionaire club in parliament
April 22, 2016
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has joined the ranks of billionaires in the Parliament and has himself declared...
633,600 crimes registered in one year
April 20, 2016
Islamabad Over sixty percent of crimes registered in the country every year happen in the Punjab, government data shows. Though during the past...
633,600 crimes registered in country one year
April 19, 2016
Official data shows 61pc crimes registered in Punjab, 24pc in KP, 12pc in Sindh; Balochistan, Islamabad, GB and AJK share rest of 3pc...
182 Madaris closed under NAP
April 15, 2016
ISLAMABAD: The government has closed 182 Madaris in the country on suspicion under the National Action Plan while it has been revealed that some 190...
Sharif family’s offshore companies figured in Supreme Court in 2000
April 08, 2016
Zafar Ali Shah case ISLAMABAD: The off-shore companies allegedly owned by Sharif family in the British Virgin Islands have remained a topic of...
Ex-ETPB boss Asif Hashmi arrested
April 06, 2016
Faces over Rs1.5 bn corruption probe by NAB, FIA ISLAMABAD: The former chairman of Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB), Asif Hashmi, who has been...
Indian engineers’ visit to Pak sugar mills a routine matter
March 31, 2016
ISLAMABAD: After the arrest of Indian intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) agent Kulbhushan Yadev and his earth-shaking revelation...
Ayyan a bigger criminal than Musharraf?
March 18, 2016
ISLAMABAD: For the government, supermodel Ayyan Ali is a bigger criminal than the person who broke the Constitution twice. The government has gone...
Prince had painkiller Percocet in his system: reports
NAB detains Secretary Finance Balochistan
SpaceX rocket blasts off on satellite delivery mission
Layyah shop owner’s sibling admits to mixing poison in...
Dr Asim Hussain indicted in corruption case
Panama issue cannot be resolved through rallies or...
Prospects of an anti-Nawaz movement
Girl murdered, body torched on Jirga orders in Abbottabad
Sadiq Khan likely to win London, Labour Party losing ground
Primate fate: Chinese fossils illuminate key evolutionary period
Khan pledges to give Alvarez a lesson in the ring
Gold struggles as dollar firms ahead of U.S. jobs data
No wedding tents for child marriages, Indian suppliers vow
U.S. regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to people under 18
Don’t shoot the messenger
Aijaz Zaka Syed
Why don’t they take their politics offshore?
Pakistan’s Afghan challenge
Moving towards ’93 once more?
Seth J Frantzman