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Polling for NA-120 by-election on Sunday

LAHORE -UNS – Election campaign for the National Assembly constituency NA-120 Lahore-III ended at midnight falling between Friday and Saturday, Dunya News reported. Voting will be held on Sunday (September 17). At least 44 candidates, including Begum Kulsoom Nawaz of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Dr …

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LHC declares relocation of Sharif sugar mills illegal

LAHORE -UNS: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday declared relocation of Sharif family’s three sugar mills ‘illegal’. A three-judge bench, headed by LHC Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah, announced the verdict on a petition filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader and JDW Sugar Mills owner …

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NAB challenges Zardari’s acquittal in last graft case

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Saturday approached Rawalpindi bench of Lahore High Court challenging the acquittal of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari in the last corruption reference against him. The appeal filed by NAB officials pleaded that the Rawalpindi accountability …

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Kulsoom Nawaz discharged from hospital

LONDON: Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, was discharged from hospital on Friday after undergoing a surgery for throat cancer in a London hospital. Zayd Hussain Nawaz, grandson of Nawaz Sharif, confirmed the news in a tweet. Kulsoom Nawaz, who is …

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Nawaz, Imran neither have capability nor eligibility: Bilawal

FATEH JANG : Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Saturday said the United States is threatening Pakistan while Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif continues to question the ouster of Nawaz Sharif on GT Road, adding that both the ex-PM and Imran Khan neither …

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Kulsoom Nawaz contracts throat cancer

LONDON -UNS : PML-N’s NA-120 by-election candidate Kulsoom Nawaz and wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has contracted throat cancer. According to details, the former First Lady of Pakistan has been diagnosed with throat cancer which is in its initial stage. Kulsoom Nawaz was …

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ECP approves Yasmin’s nomination papers, Kulsoom departs for London

LAHORE -UNS : The nomination papers for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid have been approved for NA-120 by-poll on last day for completion of nomination papers’ scrutiny, while her rival candidate Kulsoom Nawaz‘s lawyer will turn up before the returning officer (RO) for …

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Dr Qadri announces sit-in on Lahore’s Mall Road on Aug 16

LAHORE -UNS – Dr Tahirul Qadri, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief has announced to stage a sit-in against the government of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on August 16 on Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam. Dr Qadri addressed a press conference in the provincial capital and made the announcement. The …

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Shehbaz Sharif’s wife urges Nawaz to fire his media team

LAHORE -UNS: Tehmina Durrani, wife of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday urged former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to fire his ‘failed’ media team. Known for her forthcoming tweets that often criticise PML-N’s senior party leadership, Tehmina Durrani took to the micro-blogging site and …

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Over 35 injured as explosion rocks Lahore

LAHORE-UNS: At least 35 people were injured after an explosion rocked Lahore’s Outfall road. The cause of the blast is still unknown but the voice of the explosion was heard across Lahore breaking glasses of buildings around Outfall road. The injured have been moved to …

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