Monthly Archive: October 2018

asia bibi

Supreme Court acquitted Aasia Bibi in blasphemy case

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday has acquitted Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who was facing death sentence for blasphemy, and ordered to release her on immediate basis. Three-member bench headed by Chief Justice...

tahir dawar

Afghan authorities refused to hand over SP Tahir Dawar’s body

JALALABAD: Mohmand tribe in Afghanistan on Thursday has refused to hand over the body of Superintendent of Police Tahir Dawar to Pakistani officials. According to sources, the Afghan authorities have clarified that the corpse...

by election

By-election 2018: PML-N gains big in Punjab

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has won four National Assembly seats each in the by-election. The PML-N also gained in Punjab. The National Assembly constituencies where the by-elections were held included NA-35...

DG ISPR

Pak Army has no role in accountability: DG ISPR

LONDON: DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor has said that Pakistan Army has no role in the process of accountability and drive against corruption.The DG ISPR spoke with reporters at the Pakistani High Commission...

state department

US to evaluate Pakistan’s bailout package on merit

Washington: The US has announced to evaluate on merit a bailout package sought by Pakistan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). “We understand that Pakistan has formally requested assistance from the IMF. As we...

pm imran

PM launches Naya Pakistan Housing Authority

ISLAMABAD: PM Imran Khan has urged the nation to hold on to patience as the difficult time will pass soon. Addressing a press conference while launching  Naya Pakistan Housing Programme  at a special ceremony...

dollar rate in Pakistan

Dollar reaches record high of Rs133.64 in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Dollar is making new records of value in Pakistan. On Tuesday, it recorded unprecedented rise increasing by 7.5 percent which was the second largest appreciation in last 27 years in one session following...

pm imran

100 Days Agenda would bear fruits, PM Imran

LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that his 100 Days Agenda would bear fruits. He was addressing a press conference here. “We’re working on policies. Our policies will give results after 100 days,” he...