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Imran Khan elected 22nd PaK PM

Imran Khan elected 22nd PaK PM

Oath taking ceremony scheduled for tomorrow Srinagar, Aug 17: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf chairman Imran Khan was on Friday elected 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan as he defeated his closest rival Shahbaz Shareef the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) leader after the Speaker national assembly Asad Qaiser announced the results, reported Pakistan’s national…

US concerned about LeT proxies contesting Pak elections

US concerned about LeT proxies contesting Pak elections

Islamabad July 21: The United States (US) has expressed concerns about the participation of Lashkar-e-Taiba-affiliated (LeT) individuals in the upcoming general elections in Pakistan. “We have repeatedly expressed our concerns to the Pakistani government about LeT, including the participation of LeT-affiliated individuals in the elections,” The Dawn quoted a statement…

Nawaz, Maryam taken into custody at Lahore airport; passports confiscated

Nawaz, Maryam taken into custody at Lahore airport; passports confiscated

Islamabad,July 13: The flight carrying former premier Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz landed at Lahore’s Allama Iqbal International Airport around 8:45pm PST on Friday night and were taken into custody by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials around 9:25pm. According to media reports, dozens of security officials entered the plane after…

Guterres backs Zeid’s call for Kashmir human rights investigation

Guterres backs Zeid’s call for Kashmir human rights investigation

New Delhi, July13: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has backed Human Rights High Commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein’s call for an international investigation into human rights situation in Kashmir saying that it represents the “voice of the UN”. He also defended at a news conference on Thursday his own report on…

Pakistan: 14 including political leader killed in suicide bombing during election rally

Pakistan: 14 including political leader killed in suicide bombing during election rally

Islamabad, July 11: At least 14 people were killed while many others have been wounded in a blast in Pakistan’s Peshawar late on Tuesday, the local media said. The Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) confirmed that the blast was a suicide attack. A political leader was among those dead. The incident…

Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10, Maryam seven years jail terms in Avenfield reference

Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10, Maryam seven years jail terms in Avenfield reference

ISLAMABAD, JULY 06:  The Accountability Court on Friday convicted  and  sentenced  former  prime minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years jail term on corruption charges  in Avenfield corruption reference in his absence. His daughter  Maryam Nawaz has been awarded seven and  her husband Captain (retd) Safdar 1 year imprisonment in the case.…

Kazakhstan a new biz destination: Kaz PM

Kazakhstan a new biz destination: Kaz PM

ASTANA: Kazakhstan Global Investment Roundtable, Modernization 3.0 (KGIR M-3) was held in Astana in which the participants and investors around the globe participated. Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev said that the Kazakhstan is a country for your business to settle and invest. He said, “This is our second meeting,…

Pakistan spreads false narrative about Kashmir: India at UN

Pakistan spreads false narrative about Kashmir: India at UN

United Nations, Jul 03: Days after United Nations released its report on Kashmir’s grim situation, India on Tuesday accused Pakistan of spreading false narrative about trouble-torn Kashmir valley on global radar. India’s remarks came after Pakistan again brought up the Kashmir issue in its Right of Reply. With Pakistan again referring to…

Eid moon likely to be sighted in Balochistan, says Pakistan Met Office

Eid moon likely to be sighted in Balochistan, says Pakistan Met Office

Pakistan, The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) predicted on Thursday the moon may be sighted in Balochistan’s coastal areas – Pasni and Gwadar. However, since the age of the moon is 19 hours, the PMD has foretold the chances of moon sighting to be ‘fewer’ today. Meanwhile, the Central Ruet-e-Hilal committee…

UAE to celebrate Eid on Friday as Shawwal moon sighted

UAE to celebrate Eid on Friday as Shawwal moon sighted

Published on June 14: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced the sighting of moon marking the beginning of Shawwal with Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated in the country on Friday. The crescent of Shawwal moon has been observed in Jebel Hafeet, Al Ain, said the International Astronomy Centre on Thursday,…

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