Our Staff Reporter/Monitoring

  • TISLAMABAD -  Political workers clashed with law enforcers on Monday when they moved towards Red Zone to record their protest against the delay in Fata merger with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The capital police checked their movement while barriers were erected at China Chowk, however, the law ...

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  • TIslamabad - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said hostile agencies from abroad are trying to destabilise the country. "They [hostile agencies] fear the army being a hurdle to achieving their nefarious designs," Gen Bajwa said during his  visit to the family of Lt ...

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  • TCHINIOT  -  Four passengers were killed and nine others sustained critical burns in fire erupted in a passenger van after collision with a car. According to Rescue 1122, the accident occurred on Faisalabad-Chiniot Road. The van was on the way when it rammed into a car head-on and ...

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  • TLAHORE - An actress, who came under acid attack in Sahiwal, has been battling for life in Lahore, family and hospital sources reported yesterday. The 20-year-old Anam Khan came under the attack in Sahiwal, some 170 kilometers from Lahore, after she rejected the marriage proposal of her cousin Fahad ...

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  • TKARACHI - A suspected robber was beaten to death by an angry mob in Korangi area here on Monday, said police.An enraged mob got hold of a 'burqa-clad' couple who were escaping after staging an alleged robbery attempt at a beauty parlour in Korangi number 4 area of the metropolis.The man, later ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Conflicting reports coming out of North Waziristan Agency suggested that 34 militants including key commanders of Gul Bahadur militant group were killed in Pakistan Air Force strikes and clashes in Dattakhel area on Sunday, private TV channels reported.The development came hours after ...

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  • TPESHAWAR/DIR - Jamaat-e-Islami Amir Sirajul Haq on Saturday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has finally agreed to resume talks that had remained stalled for many weeks and that the government should now announce its team of negotiators for the purpose. Sirajul Haq said the efforts ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar on Friday assumed his charge as head of the Pakistan’s premier spy agency, Inter Services Intelligence (ISI). He was appointed as Director General (DG) of ISI on September 22.General Akhtar’s predecessor Lieutenant General Zaheerul Islam who ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The federal government on Wednesday prepared an emergency plan to deal with the Ebola virus; as per which, the incoming passengers from African countries will be screened and medical personnel will be trained.A high-level meeting to discuss how to deal with the deadly Ebola virus took ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Downpour followed by hailstorm Friday played havoc with Peshawar, killing 16 people and injuring more than five dozen.Most of the casualties were a result of collapsing buildings and walls in Lewane Baba Nothia, Faqirabad, Wazri Bagh, Lahori Gate, Phandu, Barisko, Ladny Sarak, Dir Colony ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - The tribal elders from North Waziristan were on Friday given a 15-day deadline to expel foreign fighters from the region.The 64-member grand jirga was told that military action will be taken if peace in the North Waziristan region is not established within 15 days. The jirga was also ...

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  • TKARACHI - Sindh Rangers Director General Rizwan Akhtar, who had earlier ordered a probe into the murder of four Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) workers, on Sunday inspected the site from where the bodies of the deceased were recovered.Rangers DG was accompanied by the inquiry committee formed to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The government intermediators on Tuesday advised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to initiate the process for framing strategy to hold direct talks with the Taliban militants.They advised the prime minister to chalk out the strategy for direct negotiations and presented their recommendations ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The TTP named 3-member team of negotiators Saturday met with Taliban leadership who put forward three conditions to proceed with dialogue process with the government.The conditions include are: holding negotiations within limits of sharia, withdrawal of troops from conflict areas and ...

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  • TQuetta - A ten-year-old boy missing from Turbat (Balochistan) for the past few days has been ‘recovered’ – dead.Chakar Baloch’s tortured body was found in Civil Hospital. He was, apparently, shot to death.  His brother is taking an active part in a nationalist movement, ...

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  • TGUJRANWALA/SEHWANAt least 12 persons including five school-going children and four persons of a same family lost their lives in two road accidents occurred separately near Sehwan and Gujranwala cities here on Tuesday. According to the police and rescue officials, the first incident occurred near ...

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  • TNANKANA SAHIB - The three-day celebrations of 545th birth anniversary of Sikh spiritual leader Baba Gurunanak Dev Jee started here amid stringent security measures.A large number of Sikh Yatrees from India and other countries have arrived in Nankana Sahib to participate in the celebrations. On the ...

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  • TMANDI BAHAUDDIN/GUJRANWALA - A wicked person molested five-year old girl playing outside her house and fled the scene here on Friday. The police nabbed the accused during a raid.According to police, five-year old daughter of a labourer namely Zulfiqar was playing outside her house located in ...

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  • T ISLAMABAD - A meeting chaired by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Friday afternoon gave final touches to a new national energy policy, which he said would turn out to be a ‘panacea to Pakistan’s energy ills’.The meeting at the Prime Minister’s Office analysed threadbare the ...

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