January 13, 2019 8:05 PM PIA to suspend Tokyo flights by mid-February due to 'heavy losses'
The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has decided to suspend its flights to Tokyo starting next month due to "heavy losses", a spokesperson said on Sunday. The national flag-carrier currently flies to the Japanese capital as the second leg of its Islamabad-Beijing-Tokyo route. But starting February 15, it will suspend the Tokyo flights "due to heavy 14
January 10, 2019 12:00 AM Blast forces SNGPL to suspend supply to some sectors
LAHORE: The Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Ltd (SNGPL) has suspended gas supplies to industrial, fertiliser, and power sectors in Punjab following a blast in the main transmission pipeline. According to a company spokesman, a 36 inch diameter pipeline was sabotaged at Bhong, Sadiqabad between AC1X - AV7 pipeline segment at downstream of A-1 repeater station 16
January 5, 2019 10:15 AM Nawaz's plea seeking suspension of sentence fixed for hearing
ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's plea seeking suspension of sentence awarded to him in Al-Azizia reference has been fixed for hearing in the Islamabad High Court (IHC), Geo News reported on Saturday. According to the TV channel, a division bench of the high court has been formed to conduct the hearing on Sharif's plea. The bench comprising 16
December 24, 2018 12:00 AM Inter Milan suspend Nainggolan
MILAN: Belgian midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been suspended by Inter Milan for “disciplinary reasons”, the club announced on its website on Sunday. “FC Internazionale Milano can confirm that Radja Nainggolan has been temporarily suspended from football activity for disciplinary reasons,” said the statement.The club have given no further details of the reasons 10
December 21, 2018 12:00 AM Drones brings Gatwick Airport to standstill
GATWICK AIRPORT, United Kingdom: London Gatwick Airport was forced to suspend all flights on Thursday due to drones flying over the airfield, causing misery for tens of thousands of stuck passengers just days before Christmas. Flights into Gatwick, south of the British capital, were diverted to other airports while passengers waiting to take off faced 12
December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Greenshirts boosted as Ammad Butt’s ban rescinded
KARACHI: Pakistan got a major boost ahead of their crucial match of the hockey World Cup against the Netherlands on Sunday (today) when the FIH lifted the one-match ban on vice-captain Shakeel Ammad Butt. Pakistan had appealed against the ban after striker Butt was suspended for running into Malaysia’s Faizal Saari during their group stage match on Wednesday 11
October 22, 2018 1:10 PM NAB challenges IHC’s verdict to suspend Avenfield sentences
ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau has challenged Islamabad High Court decision to suspend sentences of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Capt (retd.) Safdar in the Avenfield reference. The high court had suspended lengthy jail terms given to former prime minister, his daughter and his son-in-law and ordered their release. In his plea, the anti-corruption 13
October 8, 2018 7:37 AM 'US should demand answers from Saudi Arabia about disappearance, alleged killing of journalist'
The United States should "demand answers" from Saudi Arabia about the disappearance and alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, The Washington Post said late Sunday — and punish the kingdom if cooperation is lacking. Khashoggi, a contributor to the Post who has been critical of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, vanished after an appointment 20 1
September 19, 2018 11:27 AM What happens next after IHC orders Nawaz Sharif's release?
The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday suspended jail terms handed down to Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar. The applicants have been asked to submit suerty bonds of Rs5 00,000 each before they are released from Adiala Jail. The decision to suspend the Accountability Court decision in Avenfield Reference against the Sharif 15
September 15, 2018 10:13 AM NAB moves SC to stop IHC from hearing Sharif family petition for suspension of Avenfield verdict
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Saturday knocked on the Supreme Court's door in an effort to keep the Islamabad High Court (IHC) from ruling on an application from the Nawaz family seeking the suspension of the Avenfield verdict. Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired Captain Mohammad Safdar had moved the IHC to suspend 8