Pakistani News

Thu, 21 Jan 21 17:21:44 +0500
Probe into Broadsheet issue under way: PM
Imran Khan says looted wealth will be brought back to country

Thu, 21 Jan 21 18:42:42 +0500
Pakistan banks on ‘shared interests’ in US ties
Islamabad says Delhi evasive on horrific incident in Jodhpur

Thu, 21 Jan 21 17:09:16 +0500
"This was just us having gup shup," Islamabad cafe owners issue apology after viral video backlash
Video of two women giving employee dressing down for 'poor English' causes a Twitter storm

Thu, 21 Jan 21 12:31:01 +0500
Domestic consumers receive electric shock
Govt jacks up power tariff by Rs1.95; minister blames PML-N govt for leaving behind ‘landmines’ of capacity payments

Thu, 21 Jan 21 19:32:30 +0500
Ex-SC judge Azmat Saeed to head Broadsheet Inquiry
Members of probe panel will be appointed after consultation

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:29:19 +0500
Public hospitals staff to be tested across Sindh
Health department to restart contact tracing for coronavirus

Sun, 28 Jun 20 18:29:02 +0500
MQM-London ‘hitman’ apprehended
Police claim he was involved in over 100 murders

Sun, 28 Jun 20 23:50:45 +0500
2,179 people diagnosed with coronavirus in Sindh
CM Murad says province's daily testing capacity has been stretched to 12,000

Sun, 28 Jun 20 18:39:33 +0500
Youngster killed while shooting TikTok video in Karachi
Faraz lost control of car due to speeding, rammed into tree

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:56:28 +0500
Illegal plasma sale thrives in Lahore
First Covid-19 patient recovered through trial treatment last month

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:41:58 +0500
Woman commits suicide with two daughters
Victim’s husband wanted to marry off girls against their wish

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:45:21 +0500
Letter to Punjab IGP seeks ban on PUBG video game
Official says excessive violence in game triggers aggressive behaviour among youth

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:51:06 +0500
NGO offers transgender people foreign scholarships
Programme will allow selected persons to attend month-long training in host country

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:35:52 +0500
‘Pakistan’s progress linked to Balochistan peace’
NA speaker chairs parliamentary committee meeting to discuss issues facing province

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:38:28 +0500
Balochistan collects Rs2.5b from mineral sector
Computerised weighing scales have been installed

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:35:07 +0500
First phase of HingIaj road construction completed
Project was approved at a cost of Rs120 million

Sun, 28 Jun 20 00:50:02 +0500
Bilawal, Mengal agree on joint strategy for budget
Both leaders express concern over spread of coronavirus in country

Sun, 28 Jun 20 10:37:34 +0500
K-P wants revival of tourism hit hard by Covid
CM Mahmood Khan orders early opening of provincial tourism authority

Sat, 27 Jun 20 09:14:06 +0500
Poor internet access for students echoes in K-P assembly
Debate on Rs55.42b supplementary budget completed

Sat, 27 Jun 20 09:19:02 +0500
K-P up in arms against custodial torture
Govt asks PHC to probe yet another instance of police high-handedness

Sat, 27 Jun 20 09:19:42 +0500
Another case of police excesses surfaces
The report further showed that the additional SHO had been previously found guilty of framing a man in a fake case

Sun, 28 Jun 20 23:11:02 +0500
Virus cases in Indian Occupied Kashmir top 7,000
2,700 infections, including 41 virus-linked deaths, confirmed in last 2 weeks

Sun, 28 Jun 20 22:27:03 +0500
AJK president lauds Joe Biden for urging India to restore people’s rights in IOJ&K
US former vice president has said restrictions on dissent, such as preventing peaceful protests, weaken democracy.

Sun, 28 Jun 20 00:33:43 +0500
Hinduism being masqueraded as secularism in India, says AJK president
Masood says 13,000 Kashmiri boys have been abducted and kept in prison houses where they're being subjected to torture

Fri, 26 Jun 20 21:06:07 +0500
World leaders urged to help end Indian atrocities against Kashmiris
On International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, AJK president condemns BJP-RSS regime

Thu, 21 Jan 21 18:45:19 +0500
ECP rules out public hearing of foreign funding case
Describes matter as ‘most important and sensitive’; maintains deciding it on merit is in ‘national interest’

Thu, 21 Jan 21 17:31:11 +0500
Pearl case does not fall in terrorism category, SC told
Lawyer for accused says FIR was lodged after a delay of 12 days

Thu, 21 Jan 21 18:00:33 +0500
Govt decides to allow more seminary boards
Move seen as significant progress towards the registration of religious seminaries across the country

Thu, 21 Jan 21 18:54:25 +0500
Asma Jahangir Group bags Pakistan Bar Council elections
Secures 18 of a total of 23 seats; forms committee on judicial reforms

Fri, 22 Jan 21 08:42:32 +0500
Turkey deports 40 illegally residing Pakistani citizens
FIA says the citizens had been residing in different cities of the country and that they have been moved to Islamabad

Thu, 21 Jan 21 19:01:22 +0500
Punjab plans to hold LG polls in September, ECP told
Election commission gives K-P govt 15 days to give a date for the purpose

Thu, 21 Jan 21 14:47:06 +0500
Young Pakistani wins international Quran recitation competition
Hassan Ali Kasi, a resident of Quetta, earned the title due to his outstanding memorising skill

Thu, 21 Jan 21 12:02:14 +0500
China to gift half a million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Pakistan
Qureshi says the batch will be provided free of charge by end January

Thu, 21 Jan 21 15:36:12 +0500
Army chief lauds ‘tireless efforts of ISI for national security’
General Qamar briefed on regional and national security situation during ISI headquarters visit

Sat, 13 Jun 20 15:20:13 +0500
Over 300,000 put under 1,291 smart lockdowns
Punjab, Sindh cross grim mark of 50,000 cases

Wed, 01 Apr 20 17:32:30 +0500
Tales of survivors: ‘Isolation, not coronavirus, was my worst nightmare’
I was convinced that if my time is not up, this virus can never kill me

Mon, 23 Mar 20 06:55:24 +0500
'We honour his sacrifice': Dr Usama's fight against COVID-19
It is a national tragedy and we will award him the status of national hero, says G-B CM

Wed, 11 Mar 20 09:27:47 +0500
New coronavirus case emerges in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan's tally rises to 20
The 14-year-old boy, a resident of Skardu, was held at an isolation centre where he tested positive for COVID-19