Pakistan

Registration of immigrants by police, rangers: CM

KARACHI –  The Sindh Government Tuesday decided to register all the immigrants, legal and illegal, living in the city, in and around the slum areas and outskirts to develop a data base of who is who and where he lives and what he does. This decision was taken by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali

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COAS announces gallantry awards for Capt Roohullah, Naib Subedar Muhammad Ali

RAWALPINDI –  Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has announced gallantry awards for Captain Roohullah Shaheed and Naib Subedar Muhammad Ali for their valiant action during anti terrorists Operations at PTC last night. Having neutralised one suicide bomber, they cornered the second bomber, helping large number of police recruits escape till he exploded

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PTI will not be allowed to disrupt daily lives of citizens: Ahsan

ISLAMABAD –  Federal Planning and Development Minister Ahsan Iqbal Tuesday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) will not be allowed to disrupt the lives of citizens in Islamabad on 2nd November. Imran Khan led PTI has announced to lock out the federal capital city to press for its demand of probe against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

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No one can stop us from November 2 protest: Imran

ISLAMABAD – Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Tuesday said his party’s protest on November 2 in Islamabad would go as planned. “No matter what happens, they cannot stop us from registering our peaceful protest on the 2nd of November,” Khan told reporters in Islamabad. He rubbished the government representatives’ claim that the PTI

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Policeman guarding polio workers killed in Peshawar blast

PESHAWAR –  A policeman guarding polio workers on the second day of a vaccination campaign was killed in a roadside blast in Peshawar on Tuesday. The explosion occurred near MCA School in Daudzai area, injuring two policemen. They were shifted to Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) where one of them identified as Nazir succumbed to his

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Asif Zardari condemns on police training center in Quetta

ISLAMABAD – Former President Asif Ali Zardari has condemned as “most barbaric and despicable” the attack on the police cadets inside the Police Training Centre in Quetta on Monday. Such attacks cannot and will not weaken the resolve of the nation to rid itself of militants and sectarian monsters, the former President said in a

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PTI’s Islamabad lockdown will make no difference, Siraj ul Haq

LAHORE –  Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Chief Siraj-ul-Haq has said that PTI’s Islamabad lockdown call will make no difference in the country. He was addressing Lahore High Court (LHC) Bar Association on Tuesday. The JI chief said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) should have taken other parties into confidence before announcing the sit-in protest. “Staging a sit-in in

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IMF reiterates support to Pakistan to address economic challenges

ISLAMABAD –  Managing Director International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has reiterated full support to Pakistan in its endeavours to address economic challenges and realize its superb potential. She was addressing a news conference along with Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in Islamabad on Tuesday. Christine Lagarde felicitated Pakistan on having successfully completed IMF supported economic

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Pakistan not free from terrorists: Interior Minister

ISLAMABAD –  Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan has said, “No one should be under any illusion that Pakistan was free from terrorists.” Addressing the passing out parade of the National Police Academy in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said, “Fight against terrorism will be taken to logical conclusion.” He expressed grief over the attack on

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Liberal policies have made Pakistan lucrative destination for foreign, domestic investors: Anusha

ISLAMABAD – Minister for IT and Telecom Anusha Rehman has said, “The liberal and investment-friendly policies, economic reforms introduced by the present government is phenomenal and nothing less than a telecom revolution has been witnessed in IT & Telecom sector which has made Pakistan a lucrative destination for both the foreign and domestic investors.” The

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