ABDULLAH ZAFAR

  • TKarachi - State Bank of Pakistan Governor Reza Baqir said on Monday that the government’s team was executing a plan to resolve economic issues. Addressing a press conference, the governor SBP said: “The country is moving towards stability and has a prosperous outlook. The IMF package ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Saturday said that incompetency and inability to run affairs from the federal government was also sinking provincial governments including Sindh province whose development spending was drastically cut short to Rs 80 ...

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  • TKARACHI   -    The Sindh government on Friday unveiled Rs1.217 trillion zero-deficit budget for the fiscal year 2019-20. Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, who also holds portfolio of the finance minister, presented the budget in the provincial assembly amid protest by the ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   This Eid and two weekdays were not different in Karachi from the past Eid days as city witnessed worst traffic jams, primarily due to dig up roads in the name of development and mismanagement of traffic authorities. The traffic police, however, negated that there ...

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  • TKARACHI    -   Opposition Leader in Sindh Assembly Firdous Shamim Naqvi has written a letter to Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani, asking him to review formation of the business advisory committee. The joint opposition bloc comprising three major opposition parties ...

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  • TKARACHI   -  The provincial standing committee on home affairs on Monday directed the home department to brief the committee on the issue of missing persons in detail during next meeting of the committee. The committee meeting that was chaired by the provincial lawmaker and PPPP ...

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  • TKarachi   -   Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the ruling PTI is against creation of another province in Sindh, and there will be no need for division after introduction of their new Local Bodies system in the province. Prime Minister Imran Khan said this during a meeting ...

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  • TKARACHI - Public Accounts Committee of the Sindh Assembly is considered as most powerful committee of the house as it has power to carry out audit of the provincial government’s expenditure and summon any official in this regard. The committee for the incumbent assembly tenure that comprises ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Monday said that there was no other option than Imran Khan and the opposition was bent on taking NRO from the incumbent government. Rasheed said that the federal, Sindh and Karachi’s local governments had ...

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  • TKARACHI    -   Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Monday said that there was no other option than Imran Khan and the opposition was bent on taking NRO from the incumbent government. Rasheed said that the federal, Sindh and Karachi’s local ...

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  • TKARACHI-The provincial government and the members of two opposition parties – Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) and Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) on Wednesday gave nod to the police law from the select committee of the Sindh Assembly formed to review the bill amid boycott from the joint ...

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  • TKARACHI-Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Friday that the media is facing an undeclared censorship and the country has become unsafe for the journalist community. The PPP chairman was addressing a ceremony held to mark World Press Freedom Day at Karachi Press ...

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  • TKARACHI  -    Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday announced that the party will lead a protest campaign against the PTI-led federal government after Ramazan. “During Ramazan we will be busy with fasting and prayers but after that we ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan Sarzameen Party (PSP) President Anees Qaimkhani on Monday announced holding a public gathering in the city after Eidul Fitr, claiming that key political figures will announce joining his party in the meeting. Addressing a press conference here at PSP headquarters - Pakistan House ...

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  • TKARACHI - The Darul Sehat Hospital (DSH) management on Monday admitted presence of ill-trained nursing staff at the healthcare facility but insisted that thousands of people die annually in the country due to “medical errors,” which could not be termed as murder. Sections of the ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   The Pakistan People’s Party on Sunday announced holding a public gathering, to be coincided with International Labour Day, in the metropolis and the party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will address it. The PPP chairman, during his address, would make key ...

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  • TKARACHI   -  Expressing dismay over inaction taken against Darul Sehat Hospital owners, Qaiser Ali, father of baby Nishwa on Friday vowed he is going to add murder charges to the FIR registered against the hospital for “killing his daughter.” On the other hand the private ...

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  • TKARACHI - Ruckus took over the pre-budget debate in Sindh Assembly on Tuesday as lawmakers from both treasury and opposition benches exchanged heated arguments after PTI lawmaker Raja Azhar, in a veiled reference to Bilawal Bhutto, “called him a defected leader.” “The one who ...

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  • TKARACHI    -     The People’s Youth Organization (PYO) Sindh chapter on Sunday pledged to thwart all conspiracies against 18th Amendment, stressing that the nation needs to maintain unity and discipline in their ranks. The PYO is going to launch a nationwide ...

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  • TKARACHI-The Pakistan People’s Party has made tall claims of development in the province but even its provincial government figures depicts a sorrow tale of expenditure on key projects of the provincial government during first six months of the ongoing fiscal year 2018-19. As per the ...

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  • TKARACHI-Both the opposition and treasury benches in the Sindh Assembly on Tuesday agreed to start the pre-budget session from upcoming Monday [April 22] in protest and brawl marred session that began one and an half hours late then the scheduled time. The opposition parties including Pakistan ...

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  • TKarachi - The federal and Sindh governments are once again at odds over the revival of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) as Federal Minister Railway Shaikh Rasheed Ahmed blamed the provincial government for dragging feet over executing the KCR project. The federal minister’s claim, however, was ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   Opposition leader in the Sindh Assembly Firdous Shamim Naqvi on Saturday categorically declared that his party will amend the 18th Constitutional Amendment, saying that it is not a holy word that cannot be changed.Addressing a press conference here at Insaf House, ...

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  • TKARACHI   -  Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf on Sunday accused the Sharifs of betraying the Kashmiris and leaving them in the lurch. Addressing a party gathering, Acting PTI Sindh Chief Haleem Adil Shaikh said that the Sharif family claims to be Kashmiris but had done nothing for ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   Sindh Governor Imran Ismail on Sunday said that the PTI government, under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan, is committed to transforming Pakistan into Madina-like welfare state where the common man would have access to all basic facilities at their ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   PML-Functional member Sindh Assembly Nand Kumar on Friday submitted a bill against forced conversion, saying that the bill includes around 25 percent of details of past bill that became controversial. It is to be recalled that the Sindh Assembly had passed a bill ...

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  • TKARACHI   -   Formation of Karachi Transformation Committee (KTC) by the Prime Minister is an unconstitutional step as the Constitution delegates powers to the provincial government alone to look after all executive matters,  Adviser to Sindh CM on Information, Law and ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Tuesday launched a train march dubbed “Caravan-e-Bhutto” from Karachi to Larkana in connection with the 40th death anniversary of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. Addressing party workers at Hyderabad Railway Station, Bilawal Bhutto ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/ Karachi - Taking notice of the social media reports about alleged abduction of two teenage Hindu girls from Ghotki and their shifting to Rahim Yar Khan, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday directed Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar to immediately investigate incident. The prime minister ...

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  • TKARACHI -Students have always played key role in peace building in society, which is evident from the fact that no movement across the world achieved success without the involvement of students. In this context, students of Pakistan are not behind their peers in other countries of the world. These ...

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