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PM announces cut in petrol price to Rs70.29/litre

PM announces cut in petrol price to Rs70.29/litre

LAHORE: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday announced significant reduction in domestic prices of various petroleum products in the wake of falling international prices. Talking to media here, he said that the federal government has decided to cut petrol price ...

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NA-122 polls: Tribunal rejects Khan’s plea

NA-122 polls: Tribunal rejects Khan’s plea

LAHORE: An Election Tribunal rejected an application filed by Chairman PTI Imran Khan against the Local Commission that compiled a report on alleged rigging in NA-122. Khan had contended in his application that Local Commission’s statements on media created negative ...

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NA-122 polls: Tribunal reserves judgment on Khan’s plea

LAHORE: An Election Tribunal reserved its judgment on an application filed by Chairman PTI Imran Khan against the Local Commission that compiled a report on alleged rigging in NA-122. The tribunal said that it would judgment later today. Khan had ...

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Shikarpur Imamabargah bombing toll hits 60

Shikarpur Imamabargah bombing toll hits 60

SHIKARPUR: A powerful bomb tore through a packed Shiite mosque in southern Pakistan on Friday, killing at least 60 people in the country’s deadliest sectarian attack in nearly two years. Sectarian terrorists targeted the Imambargah (a Shiite mosque) in Shikarpur ...

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MQM’s Rizvi lashes out at Sindh govt

MQM’s Rizvi lashes out at Sindh govt

KARACHI: Haider Abbas Rizvi, a senior MQM leader, on Thursday severely criticized the Sindh government for its failure to provide security to Karachiites. Speaking to media after funeral prayers of MQM’s slain worker, he lambasted the Sindh Chief Minister Qaim ...

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No one asked me to resign: Sarwar

No one asked me to resign: Sarwar

LAHORE: Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar Thursday said that he had already offered to resign four months ago and no one forced him to step down. “I resigned as Punjab governor on my own and no one asked me to quit,” Sawar ...

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Chaudhry Sarwar resigns as Punjab governor

Chaudhry Sarwar resigns as Punjab governor

LAHORE: Chaudhry Muhammed Sarwar has resigned as Punjab governor. According to sources, Sarwar has sent his resignation to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for approval. He is likely to hold a press conference at 2 PM today in which he would ...

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Airlines asked to exercise caution over Pakistan airspace

Airlines asked to exercise caution over Pakistan airspace

LONDON: European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has warned airline operator to exercise ‘extreme caution’ when flying over Pakistan airspace. “EASA recommends all operators to exercise extreme caution of planning to fly into, out of, within or above Pakistan airspace and ...

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Karachi shuts down as MQM observes Day of Mourning

Karachi shuts down as MQM observes Day of Mourning

KARACHI: The city is facing a lockdown on Thursday as “Day of Mourning” is being observed by the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) over “extrajudicial killing of its worker.” Private schools, transport operators and traders associations have announced to suspend their ...

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