Javed Hashmi resigns as MNA

ISLAMABAD: President Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Makhdoom Javed Hashmi resigned from the National Assembly membership on Tuesday. Addressing from the joint session of the Parliament, he said that he was not sure if he will be able to attend the National Assembly session again or not. Hashmi said no PTI MNA had tendered ...

DIG Tahir Alam takes additional charge of IG Islamabad

ISLAMABAD – The political unrest worsens as ‎Islamabad Inspector General  ( IG Police ) was changed once again, and ‎Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Tahir Alam from Sindh was ‎assigned the additional charge of Islamabad IG after the charge ‎was taken back from IG Khalid Khattak. According to sources, this additional charge ...

Suspicious fella arrested outside PAT’s sit-in with weapon

ISLAMABAD  – Organizers of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) have arrested a suspicious fella outside the sit-in of  Pakistan Awami Tehreek  ( PAT ) . According to president Raeeq Abbasi, a suspicious man was arrested outside PAT’s sit-in on Monday. He said that an illegal pistol and bullets have also been recovered from ...

ISPR denies allegations that it is backing PTI or PAT

RAWALPINDI: The Inter Services Public Relations ( ISPR ) wing of the Pakistan Army has categorically rejected the assertions that the Army and ISI were backing Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) or Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) in anyway in the current political standoff. A statement released by the ISPR rejected the assertions being ...

Tahirul Qadri’s flight diverted to Lahore

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri s flight has been diverted towoards Lahore. According to Emirates Airline website, flight EK612 has been diverted from Islamabad towards Lahore and will land around 9:35 at the main terminal of the Allama Iqbal International Airport. Qadri’s flight was expected to land ...

Railway Minister confirms import of 9 New Locomotives

ISLAMABAD - Khuwaja Saad Rafique confirmed that 9 New Railway Locomotives  reached Karachi on Facebook and twitter. These Engines are imported from China once again which only looks modern but the life span and Durability is not efficient as compared to German or Japanese made Railway Engines.   // Post by Khawaja Saad ...

Pakistan Federal Budget 2014-15 Complete PDF & Features

Federal Budget 2014-15 // // ISLAMABAD, June 3  Following are highlights of the Federal Budget 2014-15 presented by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the National Assembly here on Tuesday evening: •    Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves likely to be US 15 billion by July this year. •    Foreign exchange reserves have now increased to US 13.5 ...

Pakistan : Federal Budget 2014-15 to Be Announced Today

Islamabad: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government is all set to present its second budget before the parliament for the fiscal year 2014-15 with an outlay of around Rs.3.8 trillion Tuesday. // While launching the Economic Survey of Pakistan on Monday, the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said against last year’s growth ...

PM takes notice of pregnant woman’s brutal murder in Lahore

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday has taken a strong notice of a brutal incident in Lahore the other day in which a 25-year-old pregnant woman was beaten to death with bricks by her family for marrying without their consent.“Such a brutal murder in the presence of police is ...

PM congratulates nation on Youm e Takbeer

ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif while reiterating that country’s nuclear assets are in safe hands said Wednesday nuclear technology will be used for power generation and social uplift. In a message to the nation on the occasion of 16th Youm e Takbeer which marks May 28, 1998 when Pakistan carried out ...