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April 20, 2018 12:00 AM Shortage of textbooks assailed

PESHAWAR: Jamait Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) activist Sabir Khan on Thursday criticised the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led provincial government for its failure to provide the textbooks to the students of public sector schools on time. In a statement, he said that the students of the government schools had started the new academic year but several books 5

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM PHC seals 155 more fake clinics

LAHORE: The Punjab Healthcare Commission on Thursday closed down another 155 fake treatment centres of quacks on Thursday. According to a press release issued here, the PHC teams visited 353 businesses, and closed down 155 centres. The teams, which are being accompanied by officials of the district administration and police, have visited 14 districts 4

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM Anti-judiciary protest in Kasur: 40 accused, including PML-N lawmakers, get bail

KASUR: Judicial Magistrate Sohail Anwar Sial on Thursday accepted the bail pleas of 40 accused – including ruling party MNA Sheikh Waseem Akhtar and MPA Naeem Safdar Ansari – who allegedly used abusive language against Supreme Court, establishment and security agencies at a rally in Kasur. Municipal Committee Kasur Chairman Ayaz Ahmad Khan and Vice-Chairman 5

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM ZTBL, Ghani Glass in PT final

KARACHI: Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) and Ghani Glass blasted their way into the final of Patron’s Trophy on the basis of first innings lead when their semi-finals against their respective rivals ended in draw on Thursday. In the first semi-final, at the Diamond Club Ground, Islamabad, after securing 35 runs lead ZTBL were bowled out for 192 in their 5

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan Cup from April 25

KARACHI: The five-team Pakistan Cup National One-day Cricket Championship would begin at Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad, from April 25, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Thursday. In the day-night, 50-overs-a-side event, which will last till May 6, teams of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Federal, Punjab, Balochistan and Sindh will showcase their talent 6

April 19, 2018 1:03 PM Senior PPP leader Nadeem Afzal Chan meets Imran, to join PTI on April 25

ISLAMABAD: Senior leader of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Nadeem Afzal Chan is likely to join the Pakistan Tehreek-e- Insaf on April 25. A close aide of PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Chan is the latest to jump ship after many other stalwarts from the party joined the PTI recently. According to a statement issued by the PTI, Mr Chan has held a meeting 5

April 19, 2018 1:03 PM Imran invites 'old freind' Nisar to join PTI

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has invited disgruntled PML-N leader and former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan to join his party. Talking to reporters in Lahore, the PTI chairman praised Nisar for showing courage and refusing to work under Maryam Nawaz. 'Nisar is my old friend and I'm happy that he stood and refused to take orders 3

April 19, 2018 11:31 AM PPP's Nadeem Afzal Chan joins PTI: sources

Senior PPP politician Nadeem Afzal Chan has joined the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI), although an official announcement has yet to be made — DawnNewsTV reported on Thursday quoting party sources. Chan, the former Punjab chapter secretary general of the PPP, had long been tipped to defect to the PTI — just like his younger sibling Waseem Afzal had in October 2

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM War on terror: 1,655 cops sacrificed lives in KP

PESHAWAR: As many as 1,655 officers and jawans of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police have sacrificed their lives in line of duty during the long years of war against terror and till the 1st quarter of the year 2018. Capital City Police rendered more sacrifices than the cops of other districts in the war against terror. It lost 458 cops till the end of March last, an official 2

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi firms keen to invest in Pakistan

KARACHI: Saudi Arabian companies expressed keen interest in starting business in Pakistan at a seminar held in Riyadh, a government statement said on Wednesday. Board of Investment, Council of Saudi Chambers, Riyadh Chamber and Embassy of Pakistan in Riyadh jointly organised the seminar in which more than 150 Saudi Arabian companies participated 4