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December 11, 2018 12:00 AM Kashmiris free 200 doves to send message of peace to world

ISLAMABAD: International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum for Kashmir-YKF) sets free 200 doves to send a message of peace to the world on World Human Rights Day at Fatimah Jinnah Park, Islamabad on Monday. A number of renowned people joined YFK activists including politicians, media persons, human rights defenders, volunteers & civil society members

December 7, 2018 12:00 AM JI seeks amendment to Election Act 2017

ISLAMABAD: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) parliamentarians on Thursday submitted the Election Act 2017 (amendment) bill in the secretariats of the National Assembly and Senate. The JI parliamentarians through the proposed legislation wanted amendment to a clause of the Election Act 2017 which says that votes of voters would be shifted to their permanent addressed

December 6, 2018 12:00 AM Khashoggi’s murder: Turkey seeks arrest of Saudi crown prince aides

ISTANBUL: A Turkish court issued arrest warrants on Wednesday for two suspects close to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed-bin-Salman over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, increasing pressure on the kingdom’s de facto leader. The chief prosecutor’s office in Istanbul filed an application on Tuesday to obtain the warrants for Ahmad al-Assiri and Saud al-Qahtani 3

December 4, 2018 12:00 AM Rabbani accuses govt of rendering parliament redundant

ISLAMABAD: The former Senate Chairman, Senator Mian Raza Rabbani, on Monday accused the PTI-led government of rendering Parliament redundant regarding all the major national issues in a bid to demonise it and “ridicule the offices of Senate chairman and NA speaker”. Commenting on the completion of 100 days of the government, Rabbani remarked, “It is unfortunate 1

December 3, 2018 1:56 AM Struggle for rights to continue, says Achakzai

QUETTA: Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) chairman Meh­mood Khan Achakzai has said that his party will continue its peaceful struggle for protection of people’s constitutional and dem­­­ocratic rights. Speaking at a public meeting held here on Sunday to commemorate the 45th death anniversary of Khan Abdul Samad Khan Achakzai, he said: “This is our country 6

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM Chinese Consulate attack, Hangu blast condemned

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Senator Siraj-ul-Haq and Secretary General Liaqat Baloch strongly condemned the terrorist attack at Chinese Consulate in Karachi and the bomb blast in Hangu. In a statement on Friday, the JI leadership said it was the enemy’s nefarious designs to sabotage CPEC and destabilise Pakistan by targeting innocent citizens. They said the main objective 1

November 22, 2018 2:22 PM PIA took action against 2 employees for involvement in money laundering, Senate committee told

The Pakistan International Airlines has taken action against two of its employees who were found involved in money laundering, the airline's Chief Executive Officer Arshad Malik told a Senate committee on Thursday. Malik was briefing the Senate Committee on Aviation about the measures that had been taken to put an end to smuggling and money laundering 17 1

November 21, 2018 12:00 AM Walid Iqbal, Seemee Ezdi notified as senators

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan on Tuesday notified names of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s senators-elect Walid Iqbal and Seemee Ezdi as returned candidates in the recent election in Punjab. The win of these to the Senate, takes the tally of the ruling PTI senators to 14 from 12. Among these 14 senators, three are female senators; Prof. Dr. Mehr Tajq Roghani 2

November 21, 2018 12:00 AM Army crowned National Women Softball champions

KARACHI: Army were crowned champions on Tuesday when they demolished WAPDA by an innings and five runs in the final of the 14th National Women Softball Championship which concluded at the Government Degree Girls College, Quetta. Army had a tight grip on the game right from the start. WAPDA scored four runs in their seven innings with Rabia, Iqra, Sana and Umme Hani making 4

November 19, 2018 6:42 PM PM to address Rahmatul-Lil-Alameen (SAW) Conference tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: A two-day International Rahmatul-Lil-Alameen (SAW) Conference, to mark the Milad-un-Nabi (SAW) celebrations, will begin on Tuesday (11th Rabi-ul-Awwal) in the federal capital. Prime minister Imran Khan will address the inaugural session of the conference in the morning, as stated by Senator Faisal Javed Khan. Faisal’s said on Twitter: “2 Days Intl #RahmatulLilAlameen 1