IHC asked to disqualify Vawda over dual
ISLAMABAD: A petition filed in the Islamabad
High Court (IHC) on Tuesday sought disqualification of federal Minister for
Water Resources Faisal Vawda for allegedly concealing his US nationality at
the time of filing his nomination papers to contest the last general
PM Imran moves SC against IHC orders in
foreign funding case Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday
challenged the Islamabad High Court's (IHC) orders to recognise Akbar S.
Babar a member of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and revert the foreign
funding case to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).
We are back in
power, claim PML N leaders. Both Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif
camps in the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are “equally satisfied”
over the party’s unconditional support to the Pakistan Army (Amendment)
Act, believing the ‘smart move’ will bring ‘good news’ (to the party) in the
days to come.
15 killed as fire engulfs passenger bus in
south west Pakistan
The incident occurred when the van’s driver lost control of the vehicle
and hit into the bus coming from the opposite direction in Kan Mehtarzai
area of Zhob district.
in Islamabad introduces visa delivery service The United Embassy
in Islamabad has introduced a new optional visa delivery service for
Pakistanis. In a statement, the embassy said that the home delivery service
could be availed with a delivery fee of Rs 700.
UAE to open
Asia’s biggest visa centre in Karachi: envoy Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Hamad Obaid
Alzaabi said on Friday his country would be opening a visa centre in Karachi
in September which would be the biggest such facility in Asia.
trapped in Quetta coal mine for over 20 hours, rescue operation underway
A rescue operation to recover 11 miners, who have been trapped in a coal
mine in Quetta district’s Degari area for over 20 hours, is still underway
without success, DawnNewsTV reported on Monday.
World Bank to provide $465m for
education, power projects The World Bank has
announced approval of two loans amounting $465 million to support higher
education in Pakistan and expand sustainable electricity trade between
Central Asia and South Asia.
Crisis to be over in two months: Imran.
Addressing the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital (SKMCH) Fund
Raiser on Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan professed the bad times bring
out the best from amongst the nations.
Baloch’s brother arrested from Saudi Arabia by Interpol The
brother of Qandeel Baloch has been arrested from Saudi Arabia with the help
of Interpol last night, lawyer Nighat Dad said Friday.
Lahore High Court orders judicial inquiry into Sahiwal incident.
The ordered were given
by LHC Chief Justice Sardar Shamim during hearing on petitions seeking
CTD man talked on phone before my family’s murder’
The witness categorically
rejected police’s version that someone from inside the unfortunate car or
from a motorcycle fired at the CTD personnel first.
Helpless mother admits to drowing baby in Karachi sea
Shakila Rashid, a 28-year old woman from Karachi, has admitted
killing her two and half year old daughter by drowning her in sea, a day
after committing the crime.
refuses to pay more fine for illegally constructed farmhouse
Former president Pervez
Musharraf refused to pay the regularisation fees of his illegal farmhouse
after a notification was issued by the Capital Development Authority (CDA)