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December 10, 2018 12:00 AM Shahbaz to attend NA session today

ISLAMABAD: The 6th session of National Assembly (NA) will commence from Monday at Parliament House. Speaker NA Asad Qaiser will chair the session. President Dr. Arif Alvi summoned the session at 4pm. Important national issues besides routine proceeding will be taken into consideration. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president and opposition leader

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Rimsha in command at 2nd PGA Ladies Golf C’ship

LAHORE: Rimsha Ijaz Khan again showed ample nerves and playing skills during the second of the three rounds, 2nd PGA Ladies Golf Championship at the pleasing Defence Raya Golf Course. She managed to stay in command of the leader board in the race for honors in Gold category, as the championship moves into the final phase. With a round of gross 73 yesterday

December 8, 2018 12:00 AM NAB should stay the way it is: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Friday said the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) should remain as it is. “For what crime has Shahbaz been imprisoned? Someone should ask how accountability is being done. The NAB should remain the way it is right now, if we are suffering, then others 2

December 7, 2018 12:00 AM Govt policies to unite opposition for joint struggle, says Baloch

MULTAN: Jamaat-e-Islami secretary general Liaqat Baloch has said that the government policies would unite the opposition for joint struggle and protest against it. Addressing a rising youth expo organised by the IJT here on Thursday, he said that the PTI government had failed to provide any relief to the people during its first 100 days.He said that Prime

December 6, 2018 1:40 PM People glad to hear about mid-term election: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is prepared for mid-term election anytime. In an informal talk with reporters during his appearance at the Accountability Court, he said people were excited to hear from the prime minister that the mid-term election could be held. "People are happy that soon they will get rid of them," he said, referring

December 4, 2018 12:00 AM PTI unwilling to accept Hamza as PAC chairman

LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led Punjab government is unwilling to accept Opposition leader Hamza Shahbaz Sharif as chairman of Public Accounts Committee. The Law Minister Punjab, however, has suggested the name of the Speaker Punjab Assembly for the headship of Public Accounts Committee to ensure ‘fair accountability.’ Talking to the media at a reception 1

December 3, 2018 12:00 AM WAPDA retain National Women Karate title

KARACHI: WAPDA were crowned champions of the 12th National Women Karate Championship which concluded at Sahiwal on Sunday. WAPDA, who defended the title, claimed seven gold medals and one silver to win the championship with 175 points.Army (90 points) ended as the runners-up with two gold, three silver and two bronze medals. Punjab and Balochistan shared 1

November 30, 2018 12:00 AM Remand of Fawad, Cheema extended

LAHORE: An accountability court on Thursday extended judicial remand of Fawad Hassan Fawad, former principal secretary to former prime minister and former DG LDA Ahad Khan Cheema, accused in Ashiana Housing scam. The court has extended judicial remand of both the accused by December 13. The NAB had arrested Fawad on charges of misusing his authority 3

November 30, 2018 12:00 AM Al-Azizia reference: Accused committed white-collar crime, NAB tells court

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday presented its final arguments in Al-Azizia corruption reference against former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. Nawaz will record statement in his defense in the next hearing. NAB prosecutor Wasiq Malik told Judge Arshad Malik that the reference was not that simple, as it was an organised 5

November 26, 2018 12:10 PM Fawad rejects opposition’s demand to name Shehbaz Sharif as PAC chief

ISLAMABAD: Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on Monday that the opposition’s demand to nominate PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif as Public Accounts Committee chairman was unethical. The federal minister was addressing a press conference, where he said that the commission was constituted to stop receiving of kickbacks. He said that if a relevant 2