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April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Woman asks govt, SC to help get back her two sons from ex-husband

PESHAWAR: A woman who was married to a handicapped person in Gujrat lamented how she was trapped by another man for second marriage, plunging her into a life full of miseries that ended in divorce and taking away her two children. Rabia Gul from Arbab Road in Peshawar asked the government and the authorities concerned to help her get back her two sons from her former

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Hashish worth Rs1b confiscated from boat

KARACHI: The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) recovered a huge cache of hashish from a boat the previous night, a spokesman for the agency announced on Saturday. The PMSA spokesman said officials of the agency and the Pakistan Navy had deployed their ships and fast response boats in the western maritime region. He said a PMSA ship intercepted

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Six terrorists nabbed from different areas of Balochistan

QUETTA: Security forces Friday arrested six terrorists involved in targeting teams of polio workers and the police force from different areas of Balochistan, Geo News reported while citing ISPR statement. Intelligence-based operations conducted in Chaman, Sariab and Pishin as part of the countrywide Operation Raddul Fasaad led to the arrest of terrorists

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM FPCCI gets amenity plot in Gwadar

KARACHI: Balochistan government has announced to allot amenity plot, measuring one acre to the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) for establishment of its liaison office in Gwadar, a statement said on Friday. The FPCCI has welcomed the announcement made by Hussain Islam, provincial minister on behalf of Balochistan Chief 2

April 13, 2018 12:00 AM Won’t let govt for 2 months present budget: Imran

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan Thursday said they will not let the PML-N government present budget as it only has 45 days to go. He said Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government would not be presenting next budget. “Forty five days are left in its term and PML-N government is bringing new budget,” Imran said. He alleged Nawaz 2

April 6, 2018 12:00 AM Delimitations: ECP issues schedule for hearing representations

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday issued the schedule for hearing the representations on delimitation of constituencies and the last hearing is to be held on May 2, covering 1,206 representations yet to be taken during this period from Friday onward. According to the schedule, the ECP bench will hold hearing even on Saturdays 4

April 4, 2018 12:00 AM IS claims attack on Christian family in Quetta

QUETTA: The militant group Islamic State Tuesday claimed responsibility for killing four members of a Christian family in Pakistan. A statement issued by the group claimed that militants belonging to ISIS fired on the group of Christians as they were travelling in the city of Quetta, killing four Monday. Islamic State has affiliates in both Afghanistan 9

April 2, 2018 12:00 AM JI to rename minorities Pakistani community: Siraj

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Senator Sirajul Haq on Sunday said that he would like an amendment to the Constitution so that the word “minorities” was substituted with the “Pakistani community”, giving a distinct and elevated status to the minorities. Talking to the media after the Khatm-e-Bukhari ceremony of the Jamia Islam, Hubb, Balochistan, Sirajul 11

April 2, 2018 12:00 AM APNS elects its office-bearers

KARACHI: The All Pakistan Newspaper Society (APNS) has unanimously elected Hameed Haroon as President, Sarmad Ali as Secretary General, Kazi Asad Abid as Senior Vice President, Mehtab Khan as Vice President, Bilal Mehmood as Joint Secretary and Waseem Ahmed as Finance Secretary of the Society for the year 2018-19. The annual general council meeting on Saturday 7

April 2, 2018 12:00 AM JI to rename minorities with Pakistani community, says Siraj

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Senator Sirajul Haq on Sunday said that he would like an amendment to the Constitution so that the word “minorities” was substituted with the “Pakistani community”, giving a distinct and elevated status to the minorities. Talking to the media after the Khatm-e-Bukhari ceremony of the Jamia Islam, Hubb, Balochistan, the JI chief 6