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Qila Saifullah firing kills one injures four

QUETTA: Some unknown gunmen opened fire on the labourers engaged in the construction of a road, killing one and wounding four. Levies sources said that some labourers were working on an under construction road in Muslim Bagh area in Qila Saifullah, when a few unknown …

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Motorists suffer at centre of CNG price row

  RAWALPINDI: Huge bottlenecks of cars snaking away from filling stations have become a familiar sight in Pakistan as a row festers between retailers and the authorities over the price of compressed natural gas. CNG is substantially cheaper than petrol in Pakistan and is widely …

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Five policemen injured in Bannu suicide attack

PESHAWAR: A suicide bomber on Tuesday rammed his explosive-laden car into a checkpoint outside a police station in northwestern Pakistan, wounding five people. The attack took place at a police station outside the restive town of Bannu. The blast damaged the outer wall of the …

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Senate delegation to visit Turkey

WTP REPORT Islamabad:A delegation of the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs led by its Chairman, Senator Haji Mohammad Adeel shall leave for Turkey on a 7-day official visit. The invitation has been extended by H.E. Mr. Volkan Bozkir, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee …

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“Shoe Collection for Poor Women to remember 50 Million Missing Women of South Asia”

WTP REPORT Islamabad: ‘We Can’ End All Violence Against Women Global Campaign marked the symbolic representation of Shoe Memorial Ceremony in the remembrance of 50 Million Missing Women of South Asia (taken from the research “More than 100 Million Women are Missing” by Amartya Sen, …

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Senior journalist Hamid Mir escapes bid on life:police

ISLAMABAD: A senior Pakistani journalist and TV anchor escaped a bid on his life Monday when the bomb disposal squad defused a bomb planted under his car in Islamabad, police and his channel said. Hamid Mir, a senior Geo TV anchor was returning to his …

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Brother killed sister in Larkana

LARKANA: A brother shoots out sister due to late food preparing here at Village Mehmood Dhoon near Ratodero on Wednesday. According to police, an eleder brother Ashiq Ali Kanasro killed with pistol fire his young sister Shehrbanio in village Mehmood Dhoon near Ratodero tehsil of …

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Dr. Asim resigns from Senate

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Petroleum, Dr. Asim Hussian resigned from the Senate on Tuesday. Dr. Asim’s resignation was accepted by acting Chairman Senate Sabir Baloch. According to sources Dr. Asim resigned due to his dual nationality. The Supreme Court had earlier directed …

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Pakistan denies US news report about drone raids

BY MUHAMMAD ZAHEERUDIN ISLAMABAD:Pakistan s foreign office has termed a US media report about drone attacks in Pakistan as baseless and concocted. A spokesman of foreign office in Islamabad called the drone attacks as illegal, breach of the international law and violation of Pakistan’s national …

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Bomb kills one soldier, injures 15 in North Waziristan

NORTH WAZIRISTAN: At least one security personnel was killed and 15 received injuries when they were attacked by a remote-controlled bomb in North Waziristan. The militants targeted the vehicle of the security personnel in Shawal tehsil of North Waziristan, the government sources said. The injured …

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