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September 25, 2018 4:31 PM Bilawal surprised over arrest warrants for journalist on treason charges

Karachi: Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has expressed surprise and dismay on issuance of arrest warrants for English daily journalist on treason charges by the Lahore High Court. “Treating Mr Almeida like he is a criminal and trying him for treason no less is shocking! This adds on to the perception that media is under

September 25, 2018 3:33 PM Where is Maryam Nawaz?

As we all know Maryam Nawaz was heading the social media of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) since last 5 years! But now she is nowhere. We saw that her Twitter account remained active during her imprisonment, but as per our sources her son Junaid Safdar was operating the account while she was in jail and he posted a few tweets during elections 2018. However 2

September 25, 2018 2:49 PM German Ambassador points out dumpsites in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: German Ambassador to Pakistan, Martin Kobler, has pointed out heap of dumps in some areas of federal capital Islamabad. Martin Kobler took to Twitter sharing a picture of F7/4 street 56 of Islamabad, pointing out the heap dump. Martin writes, “Just driving through Islamabad. There are beautiful parts, but there are also small dumpsites everywhere 2

September 25, 2018 1:59 PM Hindu leaders meet rights minister Shireen Mazari

ISLAMABAD: A representative delegation of Hindu Community led by President All Pakistan Hindu Panchayait, Pandat Channa Lal called on the Federal Minister for Human Rights Dr. Shireen M. Mazari in Islamabad on Tuesday. The delegation comprised Ramesh Kumar, Naresh Chand, Om Parkash, Parvez Lal, Atif Chouhan and others, according to a press release issued 2

September 25, 2018 1:59 PM APML puts forward conditions for Musharraf’s return to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) has put forward few conditions for return of its former chairman General (retd) Pervez Musharraf to Pakistan. In a series of tweets, the party said, “If the Supreme Court assures Musharraf won’t be arrested till investigation is completed and also allows him to continue his treatment abroad, he will return 2

September 25, 2018 1:12 PM HRCP sets up National Interfaith Working Group

Islamabad: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has recently established a National Interfaith Working Group as part of an ongoing project on advocacy and legal aid for religious minorities. In a statement issued today at the group’s inaugural meeting in Islamabad, HRCP has reiterated that ‘freedom of religion and belief remains integral to the Commission’s 2

September 25, 2018 12:20 PM World Bank reveals Pakistan, India potential trade stands at $37 billion

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank has revealed in its report that potential trade between Pakistan and India stands at $37 billion as compared to the actual $2 billion. ‘A Glass Half Full: The Promise of Regional Trade in South Asia’ was revealed on Monday. It says “without artificial barriers, Pakistan and Indian potential trade should be $37 billion

September 25, 2018 12:20 PM Second phase of plantation drive in January: Amin Aslam

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam Tuesday said that initial response to our tree plantation drive "Plant4Pakistan" was phenomenal, People from all walks of life participated in plantation drive. It was more encouraging that youth of Pakistan participated in this initiative. "We initially set the target of 1.5 million

September 25, 2018 5:23 AM Asia Cup 2018: Pictures of mysterious Pakistani fangirl go viral in India

DUBAI: Although Pakistan has been hammered twice by India in Asia Cup 2018 but pictures of a female Pakistani fan have won hearts on the other side of the border with her consistent presence to support the team in green. While Sarfraz Ahmed’s team has not been able to make a mark in the multi-nation tournament, this Pakistani fan is a social media buzz in the cricket

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM NAB awaiting release of capped funds from govt

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) still awaiting the release of required funds of over Rs1200 million from the government which were capped during the previous government of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz since 2013. According to sources, the performance of NAB is badly affecting due to stoppage of Recovery and Reward (R&R) fund of the NAB and also hardship