Tribal people rendered great sacrifices for country: president

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Friday directed to complete the merger process of tribal areas in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at the earliest for the benefit of tribal people. “Tribal people have rendered great sacrifices for the country,” he said while addressing a meeting in Peshawar. The president said tribal areas had been given exemption from […]

Whole Pakistan to become stronghold of PPP: Zardari

SUKKUR: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Friday claimed that the whole country will become the stronghold of his party, ARY  News reported. Addressing a public meeting in Sukkur, in connection with 51st foundation day of his party, Asif Ali Zardari highlighted the sacrifices rendered by his party, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and […]

FIA arrests man involved in child pornography in Karachi

KARACHI: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested a suspect involved in child pornography after registering a case against him. The FIA Cybercrime Circle registered the first case involving child pornography on a complaint lodged by a citizen,Khalid and subsequently nabbed accused Hamza from a Karachi neighbourhood. According to a FIA spokesperson, the accused […]

Karachi police recover abducted child, arrest kidnapper

KARACHI: Police on Friday recovered an 11-year-old boy from Cantt station, who was abducted from his hometown last month and recover a kidnapper.      Speaking at a press conference, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Pir Mohammad Shah said that a  police party on a tipoff conducted raid at the Karachi cantonment railway station and recovered […]

COAS says Pak army successfully combat terrorism

SIALKOT: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday visited formation of Sialkot Corps during its winter collective training exercise. COAS witnessed the final phase of the operational exercise by an Infantry Division, according to a statement issued by the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR). He appreciated battle procedures and operational proficiency […]

PM Imran gives one week deadline for legislation against money laundering

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday gave one week dead line to concerned authorities to finalize a new legislation to effectively deal with the offences related to money laundering. Chairing a high level meeting at his office, PM Imran also directed to further strengthen the existing laws to effectively check hawala hundi and other […]

Two MNAs offloaded from flight at Bacha Khan Airport

PESHAWAR: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday offloaded two members of National Assembly, belonging to the tribal areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, from a flight at Bacha Khan International Airport, ARY News reported. According to ARY News reporter, FIA offloaded the two legislators Mohsin Dawar and  Ali Wazir from a Bahrain-bound international flight at the […]

Imran Khan disappointed at India’s response, says one-sided efforts can’t bear fruit

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday expressed disappointment at India’s “negative” response to Pakistan’s peace overtures, saying one-sided efforts to normalise ties between the two neighbouring countries will not yield results. Interacting with Indian journalists in the federal capital, the premier said India needs to respond to Pakistan’s gestures for peace in order to […]

Govt to provide grants to people to start business: Tareen

MULTAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) senior leader Jahangir Khan Tareen on Friday announced that their government will provide grants to people to start their own business. Addressing a joint marriage ceremony in Multan, Jahangir Tareen said that their government is not a traditional government and claimed that they will deliver as per promises. He said that […]

Govt signs MoU with Swiss authorities to bring back looted money

Web Desk On Nov 30, 2018 Last updated Nov 30, 2018 ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Friday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Swiss authorities to obtain information about assets and bank accounts owned by Pakistanis in Switzerland. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar inked the MoU with the Swiss […]