SBCA’s suspended officers illegally given key positions

KARACHI: Several Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA) officers, who were suspended by the Supreme Court of Pakistan, have been issued key positions in the organisation, it has been revealed. Among those who have been favoured include Rehan Elachi and Ali

PIA allowed to resume flight operations to Gilgit, Skardu

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will resume domestic flight operations to Gilgit and Skardu tomorrow on Thursday after remaining suspended for two days. According to a PIA spokesperson, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has permitted the national flag carrier to

Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia suspends travel from Pakistan, other countries

Saudi Arabia has temporarily suspended travel of citizens and residents and halted flights with Pakistan and other countries amid coronavirus fear, state news agency Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. The decision came after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the

PEMRA’s senior official suspended during harassment inquiry

ISLAMABAD: On Tuesday the Federal Ombudsman for the protection against harassment of women at the workplace terminated the service of a senior Pemra official to discourage interference in the investigation. Ombudsman Kashmala Tariq was hearing a complaint lodged against a

Goods traffic suspended as transporters strike enters eighth day

KARACHI: Supplies of freight remained suspended throughout the country on Monday as the strike by freight transporters continued on the eighth consecutive day and the government remains silent to the billions of rupees worth of loss to the economy in

Nawaz Sharif’s sentence suspended for eight weeks in Al-Azizia case

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday granted bail to former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Al-Azizia corruption reference, suspending his sentence for eight weeks on medical grounds. A two-member judge bench comprising Justice Amir Farooq and Mohsin Akhtar

PTA decides to suspend cellular services throughout the country

ISLAMABAD: The Pak­istan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Sunday informed that mobile phone services would remain suspended on the 9th and 10th of Muharram for security reasons in specified areas of all the cities across the country. However, the PTA did