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New corruption reference to be filed against Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Board of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has approved to file a new corruption reference against former Prime Minister and PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif. According to a statement issued by NAB, reference of security vehicles will be

Opposition’s main agenda is to put pressure on institutions: Chohan

LAHORE: Punjab Information Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan has said that the opposition’s main agenda is to put pressure on the institutions. During the press conference,  Fayyazul Hassan Chohan said that Sindh Chief Minister said that IGs are not under our

Tandoors across Balochistan shut as Naanbai associations observe strike

QUETTA: The naanbai associations have announced a strike against the government for not revising the price of flatbread in the wake of increasing rates of flour owing to a shortage. In a statement, the Chief of Quetta’s Naanbai Association, Naeem

Court orders ban on use of polythene bags in Punjab

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has ordered to stop the use of polythene bags by fruit sellers, milk sellers, and retailers. Justice Shahid Karim of the Lahore High Court issued orders on a petition seeking a ban on the

SC orders to hear corruption cases on daily basis

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has ordered to hear corruption cases on a daily basis. The Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued a written order for tomorrow’s hearing of a case related to the establishment of 120 new accountability

Bilawal arrives in Gilgit-Baltistan for election campaigning

GILGIT: Chairman Pakistan People Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has arrived in Gilgit-Baltistan for campaigning ahead of elections in the region. Addressing the Workers Convention in Gilgit, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that we will form an assembly in

Court moves to declare Shehbaz Sharif’s daughter a proclaimed offender

LAHORE: An accountability court has started the proceedings to declare Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shehbaz Sharif’s daughter a proclaimed offender in a money laundering case. Following the court order, the investigation officer of the case put up proclamations of

I’m a small-town girl with bigger dreams: Priyanka Chopra

NEW YORK: Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra Jonas has revealed in her memoir that she being a small-town girl had always dreamt of something bigger. The Miss World 2000 just finished writing her memoir titled ‘Unfinished’. The book is an insight into

Pakistan’s current account became deficit-free after 17 years: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that Pakistan’s current account has come out of a deficit after seventeen years. “For the first time in 17 years, exports and remittances exceeded our imports,” Fawad Chaudhry wrote

Opposition parties have united to cover up corruption: Shibli Faraz

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Shibli Faraz has said that opposition parties have united to cover up corruption. During the press conference, Shibli Faraz said that the country’s economy is running well, despite coronavirus’s difficulties, the economy has improved, he added.  The Information

CEAG considers submitting new lockdown proposal

LAHORE: Corona Expert Advisory Group (CEAG) has started considering a lockdown proposal to the government. Member Professor Asad Aslam of Corona Expert Advisory Group said in a statement that SOPs are not being implemented in any sector other than the

Adding Vitamin D to daily routine can aid weight loss: Study

LONDON: A research has stated that adding vitamin D to your daily routine can aid weight loss. As we all known vitamin D is known to have a strong effect on our overall health. From boosting immunity to promoting bone

Eight COVID-19 cases reported in medical college of Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: At least eight coronavirus cases have been reported in a medical college of the federal capital. The administration has decided to close the college for a week after the coronavirus cases came to light.  According to the notification issued

PMC changes syllabus of entry tests for medical colleges

ISLAMABAD: The government-backed Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) has changed the syllabus for entry tests of medical colleges. MBBS Admission Test (MDCAT 2020) will be conducted By PMC on 15th November for private as well as for public sector medical colleges.

Opposition parties are on an anti-corruption drive: Shahbaz Gill

KARACHI: Special Assistant on Prime Minister on Political Communication Shahbaz Gill has said that all opposition parties are on an anti-corruption drive. Shahbaz Gill said that the script of being ideological after NRO by corrupting the Sharif family is old.

Saudi Arabia appoints second female ambassador

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has appointed Amal Yahya Al-Moallimi as the ambassador to Norway making her the country’s second female ambassador. Princess Reema bint Bandar has been appointed ambassador to the United States. She is performing her official duties. According to

Pakistan reports 736 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: Around ten more people have died in Pakistan due to the coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths from the coronavirus to 6,702. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 736 new cases of coronavirus have been reported

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 1,136,335

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has infected 41,486,432 people worldwide and killed 1,136,335. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has risen to 39,13,521 and there are 9,436,576 active cases. The United States is the world’s number one country infected with the

Nawaz Sharif’s betrayal

The biggest criticism of Pakistan Army has been done by our arch-enemy India. Now Nawaz Sharif is doing what was the main job of the Indian state apparatus. Since the past 73 years, no politician has betrayed the nation like

Around 8,000 healthcare workers affected by COVID-19 in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: New research has revealed that the novel coronavirus has affected up to 8,000 healthcare professionals in Pakistan so far. According to the ministry of national health services, 19, 87 healthcare workers have died, while there are a total of

Sindh government believes in the rule of law: Murtaza Wahab

KARACHI: Spokesperson Murtaza Wahab has said that the Sindh government believes in the rule of law. While talking to media in Karachi, Sindh government spokesperson Murtaza Wahab said that it will be known which political party is against the people

PDM remains united, wants real democracy: JUI-F chief

NAWABSHAH: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) President Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that institutions should not interfere in the affairs of the country. Maulana Fazlur Rehman told media that the people’s vote had been stolen. “Institutions should not interfere in government

NAB accuses Shehbaz Sharif of not cooperating in investigation

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has accused the leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif of not cooperating in the investigation. A money laundering case investigation report from Shehbaz Sharif came to light in which he

Pakistan’s first shared cloud kitchen network launched

KARACHI: Hotpod, Pakistan’s first shared cloud kitchen launched recently in Sindh’s capital. Hotpod is a Kitchen as a Service (KaaS) platform that enables restaurants and food owners to expand their network by providing a managed kitchen infrastructure with minimum capital

Motorway gangrape victim identifies prime suspects

LAHORE: The victim who was subjected to sexual assault on the Lahore motorway last month has picked out two prime suspects during an identification parade. The two prime suspects named Abid Malhi and Shafqat were identified inside a Camp Jail

South Korea’s pop culture boosts Netflix’s growth

NEW YORK: A new report has stated that South Korea has become Netflix’s biggest source of growth in the international markets. According to Netflix, 46% of its net new global paid customers in the third quarter came from the Asia

Shahid Afridi celebrates 20th wedding anniversary

KARACHI: Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is celebrating two decades of togetherness with his wife on the occasion of his 20th anniversary. “Today marks 20 years of marital bliss. Alhamdulillah blessed to have a life partner so caring, understanding, and

Fazlur Rehman thinks state is incomplete without him: Ali Zaidi

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader and Maritime Affairs Minister Ali Zaidi has said that Maulana Fazlur Rehman is living in the misconception that the state is incomplete without him. Ali Zaidi said that the mausoleum of Quaid e Azam Mazar-e-Quaid

Conspiratorial elements will not be allowed to succeed: DG Rangers Sindh

KARACHI: Director General Rangers Sindh Major General Umar Bukhari has said that conspiratorial elements will not be allowed to succeed and citizens of Karachi should not be scared. DG Rangers Sindh Major General visited the site of the blast near Maskan Chowrangi

Sale of sugar banned in Punjab for commercial use

LAHORE: A one-month ban on the sale of sugar for commercial use has been implemented in Punjab. Punjab chief secretary ordered the provincial field officers to strictly implement a ban for a month on the sale of sugar for commercial