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PIA crew members detained at Heathrow Airport reach Karachi

KARACHI– As many as sixteen Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) crew members, who were detained at London’s Heathrow Airport for alleged heroin smuggling, have reached Karachi today (Thursday). British security enforcement officials had arrested the employees of PIA flight number PK-758, coming from Islamabad and released them after brief detention. A ...

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Punjab CM reaches Lahore after successful China visit

LAHORE – Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif reached Lahore on Thursday after concluding his successful and historical China visit. While talking to media on airport, Punjab CM said that the participation of all the four provincial chief ministers in One Belt One Road forum gave a positive message to ...

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Eradication of Daesh remains biggest challenge: DG ISPR

ISLAMABAD  – Director General Inter Services Public Relations (DG ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor on Thursday termed eradication of Daesh in the society as biggest challenge. Speaking at a seminar, DG ISPR said that protecting youth from terrorism is a joint responsibility which can be achieved by eliminating extremism from ...

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AD Khawaja offers to leave Sindh IG post

Khawaja said that Sindh government has made him as ‘dummy’ IG. KARACHI – Inspector General of Sindh Allah Dino Khawaja on Wednesday has voluntarily offered to leave his post as it is difficult for him to run IGP office smoothly without active backing from provincial government. AD Khawaja submitted the ...

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Protestors led by PTI’s Ayesha Gulalai storm PESCO office

PESHAWAR  – In a dramatic scene, agitated protestors led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai broke into Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) office in Peshawar and chanted slogans against the federal government and State Minister for Water & Power Abid Sher Ali for prolonged power outages in the city. ...

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Budget for next fiscal year estimated at Rs 4,800 billion

ISLAMABAD  – The budget for next fiscal year (2017-2018) that will be announced on May 26 has been estimated at Rs 4,800 billion by the government. Sources told that Rs 866 billion has been suggested to allocate for development projects including China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) whereas the budget deficit will ...

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Today’s Pakistan ideal for investment: PM Nawaz

No other country has suffered from terrorism more than Pakistan, PM said. HONG KONG – Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif, while inviting foreign investors, said that today’s Pakistan is confident and ready to do business with the rest of the countries. Speaking at One Belt-One Road Pakistan Investment Forum in ...

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Rain spell to continue for two more days: Met Office

According to synoptic situation, a westerly wave is affecting upper and central parts of the country LAHORE – Various areas of Punjab including Lahore, Sargodha, Dera Ghazi Khan, Chakwal and others underwent a decline in temperature after rain poured down in them. People irked by prolonged power outages took a ...

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