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January 20, 2018 12:00 AM Shahbaz sides with Nisar in rift with Pervaiz

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif threw his weight behind PML-N senior leader Chaudhry Nisar, after the former interior minister's tussle with fellow party leader Senator Pervaiz Rashid continued to deepen, it emerged on Friday. Shahbaz, talking to a senior journalist, broke his silence on the issue making headlines for quite some time. He said the PML-N 1

January 17, 2018 9:35 AM Saudi Arabia announces $2 bn bailout for Yemen government

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday announced it would transfer $2 billion to Yemen's central bank, after desperate calls for funding from the war-torn country's president and prime minister. “To address the deteriorating economic situation faced by the Yemeni people as a result of the actions of the Houthi rebels, King Salman bin Abdulaziz has issued a directive 4

January 17, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Faez’s remarks about Nisar not to be treated as SC findings

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday held that Justice Qazi Faez Isa's findings against ex-interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan was not to be treated as findings of the apex court. This was stated by a three-judge bench, headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, which issued a five-page written order in a suo moto case regarding the August 8, 2016 Quetta 5

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM Gaza fisherman shot dead by Egyptian army: Palestinians

GAZA CITY, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES: A fisherman from the Gaza Strip was shot dead by the Egyptian army overnight for unclear reasons, Palestinian officials said Saturday, calling for an immediate investigation into the incident. Medical sources in Gaza said that Abdullah Zeidan, 33, from the Shati refugee camp, was shot in the chest by Egyptian forces 2

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM Interior ministry asked to review decision on INGOs’ registration issue

ISLAMABAD: World Vision International (WVI-P), an International Non-Governmental Organisation (INGO) working in Pakistan, said on Thursday that they had approached Ministry of Interior to revisit/review their earlier decision on registration issue and waiting for their reply. In a statement issued here, they stated, “It is intimated that World Vision 16

January 4, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan sorting thorns spread by US, says Ahsan

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal Wednesday said Pakistan is sorting those thorns which were thrown or spread by the US. The minister whiling terming the remarks of the US President Donald Trump disappointing, said Pakistan has given innumerable sacrifices in war against terrorism to maintain stability and peace in the region. Ahsan Iqbal 2

January 2, 2018 12:00 AM Genuine INGOs Remove obstacles in registration, says Ahsan

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal on Monday directed the section concerned to remove obstacles in registration of authentic and active international non-governmental organisations (INGOs). "We believe in internationalism. The INGOs will have to ensure transparency," he said this in a statement, adding that Pakistan valued the services of authentic 3

December 30, 2017 12:00 AM Politicians often visit SA, speculations should be avoided: Ahsan

QUETTA: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal Friday said politicians often visit Saudi Arabia, therefore, no speculations should be made over it. He expressed these views at the inaugural ceremony of Sardar Bahadur Khan Women University Pishin Campus. He said the government is taking all possible steps to restore peace in the province. He said China Pakistan 3

December 28, 2017 12:00 AM Pakistan may extend stay of Afghan refugees by six months

ISLAMABAD: Afghan refugees may get another extension of six months as the duration of stay for Afghan refugees in Pakistan will expire on December 31. However, the UNHCR has requested Pakistan to extend that duration. In this connection, a meeting of the foreign, interior and SAFRON ministries was held in which it was decided to extend the stay of Afghan

December 26, 2017 12:00 AM Saudi police find body of kidnapped judge

RIYADH: Saudi police have recovered the body of a kidnapped pro-government judge after a shootout in which a policeman and a suspected militant were killed, the interior ministry said on Monday. The remains of Judge Mohammed al-Jirani were found on a farm in the town of Awamiya in the kingdom’s Eastern Province, which has been a hotbed of protests among 4