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July 19, 2018 12:00 AM Modi govt faces no-confidence motion tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Indian Lok Sabha (Lower House of Parliament) will take up discussion and voting on no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi government tomorrow (Friday, July 20), it has been announced by Indian Lok Sabha speaker Ms. Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday in Indian capital. According to media reports, the no-trust vote will be held from 11:am to 6:pm. United

July 19, 2018 12:00 AM NAB takes notice of DG CAA’s use of PIA plane for joyride

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman, Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal, ordered a complaint verification of alleged joyride of DG Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) with a group of friends on a PIA aircraft to Skardu illegally while passengers were waiting for the plane’s arrival at the Skardu airport for their scheduled flight. The chairman

July 18, 2018 12:03 PM Ex-PM’s daughter, Senator Amjal Wazir join PTI

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Muhammad Khan Junejo’s daughter Fiza Junejo have joined Pakistan Tehreeek-Insaf (PTI) after meeting Imran Khan in Islamabad. According to a statement issued by the PTI's Media Department, Senator Ajmal Wazir also met the PTI chief and joined his party. The two politicians separately met Imran Khan at his Bani Gala residence 2

July 18, 2018 9:06 AM Zardari, Faryal Talpur removed from ECL

ISLAMABAD: The government has removed names of Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur from the Exit Control List, Geo News reported on Wednesday. The names were removed from the list by the Interior Ministry days after they were placed on it in order to prevent them from leaving the country. Their names were placed on the Exit Control List after

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM SECP finalises regulatory regime for valuers

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has concluded its efforts to introduce regulatory regime for registration and governance of professional valuers, an announcement said on Tuesday. The professional valuers are individuals or organisations that appraise the value of assets and collaterals provided to banks and financial

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM PTI funding case enters final phase at ECP

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) 2014 foreign funding case at the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has apparently entered the final phase, as the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is in the process of sharing funding details with it, having received from banks across Pakistan. The ECP had written to the SBP on July 03 this year and sought

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Abu Akif takes over as new PTF secretary

ISLAMABAD: Abu Akif, Secretary Cabinet Division, has taken over as the secretary Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF). The President PTF, Salim Saifullah Khan confirmed to The News Tuesday that Abu Akif would be the new secretary federation. “I am delighted to announce that Abu Akif, Secretary Cabinet Division, Federal Government of Pakistan, has very kindly

July 17, 2018 2:34 PM Harkat-ul Mujahideen founder Maulana Fazlur Rehman Khalil joins PTI

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Asad Umar has announced that the founder of banned Harkat-ul Mujahideen Maulana Fazlur Rehman Khalil has joined his party. The news was publicized on the official Facebook page of the NA-54 aspirant in Islamabad, stating that the current leader of Ansar-ul-Umma and numerous of his allies and clerics have pledged their

July 17, 2018 9:24 AM IHC hears Sharifs' petitions challenging convictions in Avenfield reference

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday summoned record of cases against Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Safdar as it took up their appeals against their convictions in Avenfiled reference. A division bench of the IHC comprising Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kiyani and Justice Mian Gul Hassan Aurangzeb heard the three applications

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM More than 594,000 pilgrims apply for performing Haj

Islamabad: The e-portal of the Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah has, since it was launched mid Ramadan (May 30), received more than 594,000 applications from citizens and legal expatriates to perform Haj this year. According to the ministry’s sources, only two hours after the e-portal to reserve the seats of the facilitated and low-cost Haj was launched