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July 16, 2018 10:44 AM Number of foreign tourists arrival in Pakistan regain upward trend

ISLAMABAD: As many as 10476 foreign visitors were arrived in Pakistan on tourist visa to look around the popular destination of the country during the year 2017, regaining an upward momentum of tourist’s arrival. According to an official source, around 9161 visitors arrived in the country on tourist visa in the year 2016, 6474 in 2015, 5575 in 2014 and 10560 in the year 2013. The popular 2

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Two contestants fighting against Imran face predicament

ISLAMABAD: Two prominent politicians contesting against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan in Lahore and Bannu are in the soup for different reasons, apparently creating favourable conditions for him in the fierce July 25 scramble. The Inspector General Police (IGP) Punjab has recommended to the Deputy Commissioner of Lahore to place 9

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Six tourists drown in Murree drain

MURREE: Six tourists lost their lives as they drowned in a drain in Murree late on Thursday evening, the Geo News reported. The youngsters riding eight motorcycles had come to Sorasi area of New Murree. On their way back late on Thursday, the tourists attempted to cross the Malach Bridge despite heavy rain and speedy flow of water, and were swept away into the drain 6

July 1, 2018 2:12 PM First monsoon spell likely to start from Monday

ISLAMABAD: First rain spell of monsoon with gusty winds is likely to occur in upper and central parts of the country, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan from Monday evening to Wednesday morning. "Rain-thundershower with gusty winds is expected at number of places in Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Hazara divisions, Kashmir while at isolated places in Faislabad 10

June 27, 2018 3:39 PM Election tribunal disqualifies ex-PM Abbasi for concealing facts

RAWALPINDI: An appellate election tribunal has disqualified former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on charges of "concealment of facts and withholding information from his voters" in his nomination forms submitted for NA-57 Murree. The tribunal, in its detailed verdict, said Abbasi does not qualify to contest the election under Article 62(1)(f) of the Constitution 5

June 27, 2018 8:59 AM Khaqan Abbasi's nomination papers rejected from NA-57 Murree

RAWALPINDI: An appellate tribunal on Wednesday rejected nomination papers of former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi from National Assembly Constituency NA-57 in Murree. Rawalpindi's Election Appellate Tribunal judge Justice Ibadur Rehman Lodhi had reserved his judgement two days ago over a plea filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf worker Masood Ahmed 5

June 26, 2018 12:00 AM Abbasi didn’t mention any uplift work in his area in nomination papers

ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi who proudly mentioned winning the National Assembly seat from Murree for a record sixth time in 2013 did not list a single development work in his area in his nomination papers for 2018 elections. 1- Abbasi said he did not sell his “soul to any non-democratic entity”. 6- I have worked for my country 2

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab Food Authority team attacked in Murree

MURREE: A Punjab Food Authority (PFA) team, headed by Director-General Food Authority Noorul Amin Mengal, was attacked and held hostage near Murree, Geo News reported on Saturday evening. The team was ultimately rescued by the police. The PFA team was attacked after raiding a five-star hotel in Bhurban near Murree, the hotel staff first threatened the team and then held them hostage

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM London-based doctor denies targeting Begum Kulsoom

LONDON: A London-based British Pakistani doctor says a fake WhatsApp post has been used to malign Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Sharif using his name and phone number. In a video message, Dr Farooq Malik Bangash regretted that his name was used to cause stress to the Sharif family. He condemned the person who used his name to pass on a completely baseless allegation

June 22, 2018 5:37 PM Khaqan Abbasi challenges rejection of his papers for NA-53 constituency

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday filed an appeal against the rejection of his nomination papers from the capital’s NA-53 constituency. The returning officer (RO) decided on the dismissal on Abbasi’s failure to mention the development work he carried in his previous constituency 5