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January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Haripur district nazim removed through no-trust vote

HARIPUR: District Nazim Adil Islam was removed through a no-confidence vote by members of Haripur District Council here on Monday. Majority of the members of the district council, including PTIf and PML-N members, had formally submitted no-trust resolution against Adil Islam a few days ago. After mandatory debate on the motion on Friday, the convener

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM UNGA president to visit Pakistan next week

NEW YORK: President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Maria Fernanda Espinosa will visit Pakistan from January 18 to 22 at the invitation of Pakistani government, a spokesperson has said. Addressing an afternoon briefing at the UN headquarters in New York, Monica Grayley said, “The president of the National Assembly will visit Pakistan from the 18th to the 22nd of January 3

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM NA speaker becomes active for formation of NA panels

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar activated himself for finalisation of the formation of Standing Committees of the National Assembly in the upcoming NA session scheduled to begin from Monday. Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar on Thursday held a meeting with Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan while on Tuesday 3

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM Veteran Seppi, Barty reach semis

SYDNEY: Veteran Andreas Seppi on Thursday derailed top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas’ Sydney International title hopes, while homegrown rising star Ashleigh Barty claimed another top scalp to also make the semi-finals. Seppi, 14 years older than his 20-year-old Greek opponent, has only won three ATP titles in his career, but called on all his experience as he battled 2

January 8, 2019 8:00 PM Maleeha picked to organize UNGA's 30th anniversary commemoration of child rights convention

Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi, has been selected to help organize a high-level meeting of the UN General Assembly to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child during its 74th session, which begins in September, the UN announced today. The announcement was made at the regular noon briefing 4

January 8, 2019 12:00 AM Imran directs MNAs to help solve public problems

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan, who yet another time has initiated establishing contacts with the national legislators in the wake of upcoming session of the National Assembly, has asked them to remain in touch with the people’s problems and assure them of taking steps for solution of these issues. He was talking to members of the National Assembly 1

December 30, 2018 3:51 PM 23-year-old Zia Rasheed claims to be Pakistan’s tallest person

MULTAN: Twenty-three years old tallest man Zia Rasheed said that he was getting taekwondo training for physical fitness and self defence. Talking to APP here on Sunday, Zia Rasheed said he was getting taekwondo training and joined training camp at his native city Vehari where he went regularly to ensure his body fitness. Zia said it was his longstanding 2

December 30, 2018 12:00 AM Bittersweet day for SL’s prolific Mendis

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand: Sri Lanka’s young batting maestro Kusal Mendis cemented a stellar year Saturday by passing 1,000 runs in 2018 but the occasion was tempered by his untimely dismissal in the second Test against New Zealand. The 23-year-old was torn between celebrating being the second player behind India’s run machine Virat Kohli to achieve 3

December 29, 2018 12:00 AM PTI demands resignation of Sindh CM

KARACHI: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, the largest Opposition political party in Sindh Assembly, has demanded the immediate resignation of the Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah as his name has appeared in the JIT report that probed into the fake bank accounts scam used to launder money by the provincial bigwigs. The demand came after the PTI parliamentary 2

December 21, 2018 12:00 AM Production orders of Saad Rafique issued

ISLAMABAD: The Speaker National Assembly on Thursday issued production orders of the PML-N parliamentarian Khawaja Saad Rafique from custody of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to attend the Assembly's proceedings. The PML-N leader, who could not reach Islamabad on Thursday, will attend the National Assembly session today (Friday). The ongoing 4