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SC summons intelligence agencies over protest in next hearing

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Supreme Court on Thursday has summoned the officers of intelligence agencies in reference to the suo moto notice taken over the sit-in being staged by Sunni Tehreek and Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah at Faizabad Interchange. While expressing dissatisfaction over the reports …

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FATA merger in KPK: Imran files petition in SC

ISLAMABAD -UNS: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday filed a petition in the Supreme Court (SC) for the merger of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK). President Mamnoon Hussain, Ministry of Law, Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) …

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Corruption,money laundering charges: Nawaz, Marya,Safdar reappear in NAB court

ISLAMABAD-UNS – Former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar on Wednesday reappeared in accountability court hearing three National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references against them. The ousted premier is attending the proceeding despite being granted exemption by the …

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Faizabad protest: Opposition leader urges govt to seek army’s help

ISLAMABAD: Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly, Syed Khurshid Shah, on Tuesday urged the federal government to contact military’s leadership to peacefully end sit-in of religious parties in Islamabad. “As a leader of the opposition, I will say that military’s leadership should be contacted, …

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Imran lashed out at ruling party’s lawmakers over amendment in Election Act, 2017

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan lashed out at the ruling party’s lawmakers after they joined hands to thwart opposition’s bid to stop Nawaz Sharif, a disqualified person, from becoming the head of his party. The bill was tabled by PPP MNA Naveed Qamar. The House …

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‘Ruling party not allowing Zahid Hamid to resign’

ISLAMABAD: Pir of Golra Sharif, Syed Ghulam Nizamuddin Jami, has said that Law Minister Zahid Hamid is willing to resign but ruling PML-N is not allowing him to step down over amendment to the Khatm-e-Nabuwwat oath. “The law minister has admitted his mistake according to …

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Operation postponed for 24 hours:Islamabad protesters refuse to end sit-in

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Federal Interior Ministry on Saturday has directed the local administration to postpone operation against religious parties, who are staging sit-in in Faizabad area, for another 24 hours. Ultimatum of Islamabad High Court (IHC) given to protesters in the federal capital belonging to …

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BLF commander suspected of killing 15 migrants in Balochistan killed: ISPR

Rawalpindi -UNS : A top militant commander allegedly involved in the recent killing of 15 migrants in Kech area of Balochistan was killed during an intelligence based operation by paramilitary Frontier Corps. According to ISPR, media wing of Pakistanan, FC Balochistan conducted an important IBO …

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IHC orders action against Faizabad Interchange protestors

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Friday expressed its resentment over government authorities for not clearing the Faizabad Interchange from Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah protestors, who have been camped up there for last 10 days. While hearing a petition filed by the religious group, …

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SC forms bench to probe Pakistanis involved in Panama scandal

ISLAMABAD-UNS – Supreme Court (SC) has on Thursday formed a 2-member bench to probe the involvement of all the Pakistanis in Panama Papers scandal. The bench has been formed upon the appeals filed by Jamaat Islami (JI) chief and Advocate Tariq Asad. Justice Ijaz Afzal …

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