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Countrywide rallies to pay homage to Khaksar martyrs of 19 March, 1940

KARACHI -UNS : Khaksar Tehrik will pay homage and 21 gun salute to the martyrs of Lahore massacre of 19th March, 1940; those, who laid their lives for the struggle of independence of Muslims of sub-continent. “Khaksar Shuhda Conferences” and different rallies will be taken …

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Cheema suspended as thermal power plant CEO for three months

LAHORE -UNS – Government of Punjab has suspended former Director General (DG) of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Ahad Cheema for a period of three months on Friday weeks after he was nabbed in Ashiana Housing Scheme corruption probe. Ahad Cheema’s suspension from government service has …

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Asad Ashraf wins Senate by-poll in Punjab

LAHORE-UNS – The independent candidate supported by ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Dr Asad Ashraf won the Senate by-poll over the Punjab seat that was vacated after dismissal of Nehal Hashmi. Ashraf took 298 votes in Punjab Assembly and easily defeated the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) …

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Maryam in Sargodha: PML-N’s exclusion from Senate elections is a ‘joke’ with public

SARGODHA-uns- PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz on Saturday once again lashed out at the judiciary, saying the Supreme Court decision that led to her father Nawaz Sharif’s removal as the party’s head was a “joke” with the public. “This joke that has been played on the …

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MPs stages symbolic walkout in Punjab Assembly against corrupt officers’ promotion

LAHORE-UNS – Opposition leaders on Friday staged a symbolic walkout in the Punjab Assembly, asking why former Director General (DG) of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Ahad Cheema, accused of corruption in Ashiana Housing Scheme scandal, was given promotion. Cheema was arrested by National Accountability Bureau …

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Politicians eyeing ‘umpire’s finger’ will fail in next elections: Nawaz

SHEIKHUPURA -UNS – Former premier Nawaz Sharif has said on Sunday in an address to a political rally that politicians who aim for ‘umpire’s finger’ would have empty ballot boxes in upcoming General Elections 2018. During his speech delivered to party s supporters, Nawaz said …

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Suspect Imran indicted in Zainab murder case

LAHORE-UNS – Suspect Imran Ali on Monday has been indicted in seven-year-old Zainab Ansari rape and murder case. The accused was presented before the judicial bench in Kot Lakhpat jail during which, he was indicted for raping and killing a Kasur girl. Earlier, Chief Justice …

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Jati Umra, Model Town’s blockades removal continues on court’s orders

LAHORE -UNS – In a hearing of suo moto case in Lahore registry, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar gave harsh remarks on Jati Umra, Model Town s blockades in the city which were built for security. He ordered Punjab Inspector General of …

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Pir Sialvi spills beans on hidden forces

LAHORE: The hidden forces wanted to use Pir of Siyal Shareef Pir Hameedud Din Sialvi for their ulterior motives against the PML-N government, revealed Punjab MPA Ghulam Nizamuddin Sialvi on Tuesday. Talking to Samaa, Sialvi revealed that some religious and political elements wanted to leverage …

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Nawaz double standards not acceptable: Kaira

LAHORE – Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Qamar Zaman Kaira has called out Sharif brothers’ double standards by terming their policy unacceptable. Speaking to the media, Qamar Zaman Kaira said that while the elder Sharif is on a judiciary-bashing spree, terming the institution highly biased …

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