Four arrested for selling gutka on WhatsApp

KARACHI: A group has started the online sale and supply of ‘gutka’ amid a ban on the hazardous substance and a strict crackdown by law-enforcement authorities. A group has been active in Steel Town receiving orders and supplying gutka via

Karachi court quashes FIR against Captain Safdar

KARACHI: A court on Wednesday quashed a First Information Report (FIR) against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader retired Captain Muhammad Safdar regarding violating the sanctity of Quaid-i-Azam’s mausoleum. The Judicial Magistrate (South) quashed the case in the wake of submission

LHC halts auction of Toshakhana items

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has restrained the federal government from auctioning precious gifts in the Toshakhana (gift depository) of the Cabinet Division till further orders. A single bench comprising LHC Chief Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan directed the government

US extends deadline for TikTok sale to Nov 27

WASHINGTON: US authorities have given the Chinese owner of TikTok two additional weeks to divest in order to resolve national security concerns voiced by President Donald Trump’s administration. A notice filed by TikTok owner ByteDance in federal court showed that

Israel will not oppose advanced US arms sales to UAE

TEL AVIV: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country would not oppose US sales of advanced weapon systems to the UAE, apparently referring to F-35 fighter planes. “The prime minister and the defence minister both agree that since the

Sindh Govt fails to implement wheat flour sale on fixed price

KARACHI: Despite the Sindh Government’s instructions to sell the wheat flour at a fixed rate of Rs 43 per kilogram have become a farce with non-compliance of the directions in the city. The Sindh government has set the wheat flour

Deepika Padukone conducts sting operation on acid sale

Actor Deepika Padukone has shared a new video over the rampant sale of acid in India after conducting a ‘social experiment’ with the team of her film Chhapaak. Deepika conducted a sting operation to check how easily shopkeepers sell acid