May 282017
Banks to remain close tomorrow for deduction of Zakat

All the banks and financial institutions across the country will re-open for public dealing tomorrow on 30th May, i.e Tuesday, after the deduction of Zakat. The banks and financial institutions stayed closed for public dealing here today and yesterday, while they will also remain close tomorrow due to deduction of Zakat in respect to Ramadan. The Bank and financial institutions will … Click for detailed story

Feb 122017

KARACHI – Pakistan’s former federal minister for human rights and Chairman of Ansar Burney Trust International Ansar Burney Advocate has sent SOS appeal letters to International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) in Geneva, Saudi Red Crescent Authority SRCA in Riyadh and Qatar Red Crescent Society QRCS in Doha, in that seeks kind assistance and coordination to resolve the mysterious incident of … Click for detailed story

Dec 092016
Special prayers offered for victims of plane crash in Int’ conference on ‘Seerat-un-Nabi

ISLAMABAD:Speakers at an international conference on ‘Seerat-un-Nabi’ held here at Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) called for establishing a society based on Islamic concept of social justice. Strictly adhering to ‘Sunnat-e-Rasool” is the only way out to overcome present-day complex socio-economic problems, they said while addressing the inaugural session of the … Click for detailed story

Dec 092016
Tariq, Eliot discuss Pak-US bilateral relations

WASHINGTON: The Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Syed Tariq Fatemi met the Ranking Member of House Armed Services Committee Rep. Eliot Engel. Both sides discussed a range of issues in bilateral relations. The Special Assistant to the Prime Minister informed the Congressman on Pakistan’s continued efforts to deal with the threat of terrorism. He underlined Pakistan’s firm … Click for detailed story

Dec 032016
Tarar claims he made Trump-Nawaz telephonic contact possible

Washington: Pakistani-American and supporter of Donald Tump, Sajid Tarar has claimed that he had made possible telephonic contact between the United States President-elect Donald Trump and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. In an interview with a private news channel, Tarar said that after contact between Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi the need for a similar contact with Nawaz … Click for detailed story

Dec 022016
Pilot faints, Saudi Arabian airline makes emergency landing in Lahore

LAHORE: A Saudi Arabian Airline Flight made an emergency landing at Lahore Airport after the flight’s pilot suddenly fainted during the journey today. A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight going from Lucknow to Jeddah made a safe emergency landing at Allama Iqbal Airport at Lahore early Friday morning after the pilot of the plane fainted during flight. The second officer on the plane made the … Click for detailed story

Dec 022016
Four illegal petroleum agencies bulldozed in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: The cantonment Board Rawalpindi enforcement staff has started a crackdown against encroachment and bulldozed at least four illegal petroleum agencies. Cantonment Board Spokesperson Qaiser Mahmood said that crackdown against the encroachment is ongoing with full force, while the enforcement staff conducted operation in Alahabad, Chautar Chowk, Masriyal Road, and Saddar Areas. The … Click for detailed story

Dec 022016
SC acquits death convict in kidnapping for ransom case for want of evidence

Supreme Court (SC) has acquitted a death row convict in kidnapping for ransom case for want of evidence. A 3-member bench of SC presided over by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa took up the case for hearing Friday. One Shahid accused in kidnapping Nisar Ahmad, 26 for ransom from Lahore in 2011 was awarded capital punishment by Anti Terrorism Court (ATC). Lahore High Court (LHC) had upheld ATC … Click for detailed story

Dec 022016
Punjab to introduce free car service for doctors to improve health system

LAHORE: The Primary and Secondary Healthcare (P&SHC) Department has decided to launch free car service for doctors working at District Headquarter Hospital and Tehsil Headquarter Hospital areas of the province. Well placed sources privy to this development told that the Government of Punjab is undertaking wide-ranging reforms to improve the healthcare service delivery in Punjab, said a press … Click for detailed story

Nov 302016
PTI stand like 'making mountain out of a molehill': Abid Sher Ali

ISLAMABAD: State minister for water and power Abid Sher Ali has said that coffin and shroud both are ready for Sheikh Rashid and no one will even shoulder his political funeral procession. He said this while talking to media men outside Supreme Court (SC) here today. He held that Sheikh Rashid would have to search for men in Bhabra bazaar for shouldering his political funeral. “We are clean … Click for detailed story

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