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December 17, 2018 12:00 AM ISPR releases song to pay tribute to APS martyrs

RAWALPINDI: “Hamey agay hee jana hai (we have to move forward)” is the title of a new song released by the army’s media wing to pay tribute to the martyrs of the Army Public School tragedy. On December 16, 2014, terrorists stormed the army-run school and martyred around 150 people, including more than 130 young students. The incident shook the country 1

December 16, 2018 1:22 PM We must act decisively against all purveyors of hate: Shrieen Mazari

ISLAMABAD: Minister of Human Rights Dr. Shrieen Mazari, on the 4th anniversary of the Army Public School Peshawar massacre incident, said that the implementation of National Action Plan should be made a success at any cost to avenge the loss of innocent souls. In her message on social networking portal Twitter on Sunday, she said, "Today, four year back, we still

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM Opposition to boycott NA, Senate sessions until Saad’s production orders

ISLAMABAD: The opposition has agreed to continue boycott of the ongoing sessions of the two houses of Parliament in protest against non-issuance of PML-N leader Khawaja Saad Rafique’s production orders. According to sources, the PML-N has completed its consultation with the PPP, MMA and other opposition parties in the Senate and they have agreed to use the option

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM NAB to record statement of Kh Saad’s wife in Paragon scam

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau has decided to record statement of wife of Khwaja Saad Rafique in Paragon Housing scam. The News has learnt that NAB is likely to summon Ghzala Saad Rafique, the wife of Khwaja Saad Rafique in a couple of days to record her statement . NAB sources said a combine investigation team would record her statement. As per NAB, former

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM Canada Goose delays opening of flagship China store

BEIJING: Canadian clothing brand Canada Goose delayed the opening of a new flagship store in Beijing on Saturday, a decision that comes as Canada and China are locked in a diplomatic stand off. Famous for its high-end parka jackets, Canada Goose said its new store would not open as planned because of ongoing works. "I am sorry to inform you that the opening

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM Jandric, Kim lift doubles title

ISLAMABAD: Darko Jandric of Serbia and Cheong-Eui Kim of Korea won the men’s doubles title of the Begum Kulsum Saifullah Khan ITF Futures (F-2) Tennis Tournament 2018 here at the PTF Complex on Saturday. They defeated the Japanese duo of Sora Fukuda and Rio Noguchi 6-3, 6-4 in the final at the Aqeel Khan Centre Court. The men’s singles title match between

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM PTA chief elected SATRC chair

ISLAMABAD: The Asia-Pacific Tele-community (APT) has unanimously elected Muhammad Naveed, Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), as Chairman of South Asian Telecom Regulators Council (SATRC), a statement said on Saturday. The election, the statement said, took place during a three-day 19th Meeting of the SATRC, organised by the PTA in collaboration

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM NA standing committees: Chairmanship of 23 to go to govt, 19 to opposition

ISLAMABAD: Following the government’s decision to give chairmanship of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif, the government and opposition have also agreed on a formula for chairmanship of the National Assembly standing committees. Under the formula, the chairmanship of 23 standing

December 15, 2018 7:54 PM Special cabinet meeting reviews performance of 10 ministries

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday chaired a special meeting of the federal cabinet wherein the performance of 10 different ministries and departments during the previous 100 days was reviewed. The cabinet meeting also examined the future plans of the ministries on agenda, a PM Office statement said. Among the ministries on agenda included 1

December 15, 2018 1:05 PM APS Peshawar tragedy remembered by Sargodha students

SARGODHA: Divisional Public School (DPS) Sargodha on Saturday organized a ceremony to commemorate the tragic Army Public School (APS) Peshawar incident. Deputy Commissioner Sargodha Silwat Saeed was the chief guest at the ceremony, whereas, Principal Divisional Public School, Madam Faiza Moeen, presided over the ceremony. Addressing the ceremony, DC Silwat 1