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Important link to catch culprit in Zainab rape case found, claims Punjab govt

The Punjab government found important link to catch the culprit in rape and murder case of the 7-year-old Zainab, a spokesperson revealed on Friday. Talking to media, Ahmed Khan assured that the government of Punjab will soon hold the rapist accountable and punish him for the henious crime. He told that the law enforcement officials have received forensic reports of …

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Only ‘metrocracy rule’ in Punjab, says Imran Khan

PakistanTehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan on Friday has said that Punjab government only follows ‘metrocracy rule’. Addressing a ceremony at Nashtar Hall, Directorate of Culture in Peshawar, Khan lashed out at Sharif brothers, saying that have failed to win hearts in Punjab despite ruling for 19 years. He claimed that many other Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders will also ask …

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We will not be frightened of conspiracies, says Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nawaz Sharif said on Friday that they will face every sort of situation courageously. Talking to his party workers, Sharif maintained that hurdles were also placed in their way in the past. “We were not afraid of the obstacles before and will not be now,” he said. The PML-N leader urged the party workers to …

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Pakistan will not seek resumption of aid, COAS tells US

The Pakistani armed forces have categorically said no to the resumption of aid from the United States (US), the Pakistan Army media cell told in is latest press release. ISPR told that Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa received two telephone calls from the US Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander General Joseph L. Votel while one from an …

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Next time Nawaz will be in opposition: Zardari

NAWABSHAH: Former president and Pakistan People’s Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari said on Thursday that in the next general elections, Nawaz Sharif and the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-N will be part of opposition. The PPP co-chairman was speaking to media in Nawabshah, where he said that the elections in Senate will take place. “Nawaz’s B-team is incapable of solving issues,” …

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Qadri demands Rana Sanaullah, IGP suspension on Kasur incident

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri on Thursday demanded the suspension of Punjab law minister and inspector general of police (IGP) over the recent rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl in Kasur. “If you eliminate the crime and punish the criminals, then make Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, Home Minister Rana Muhammad Afzal, Law Minister Rana Sanaullah, …

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Proposed marriage to Bushra Maneka after her divorce: Imran Khan

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said on Thursday that he had proposed marriage to Bushra Maneka after her divorce with Faisal Maneka. While conversing with anchorperson Kamran Khan in programme ‘On The Front’, Khan said that proposing marriage to Maneka is his personal matter and her family was hurt by the national coverage of the issue. He accused …

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CM Shehbaz directs Sheikhupura RPO to arrest Zainab’s murderer in 24 hours

Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday has directed Regional Police Officer (RPO) Sheikhupura to arrest the culprit behind brutal killing of seven-year-old girl Zainab after rape, in 24 hours. Expressing resentment over RPO’s slow investigation, the minister ordered to submit challan of the case in the court and launch proper judicial proceedings against the suspect. Earlier, Punjab …

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ATM skimming: Two Chinese nationals nabbed in Karachi

KARACHI: Police arrested two Chinese nationals allegedly involved in ATM skimming fraud in Karachi on Wednesday, officials said. It has been learnt that the arrested foreigners were seen suspiciously doing the rounds of an ATM booth on Karachi’s Abdullah Haroon Road for the past three days. Citizens took hold of the suspects and handed them over to police. They were …

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Rape, murder of minor Zainab sparks outrage: Two killed in Kasur protests

KASUR: Protests erupted in the city on Wednesday after the reported rape and murder of seven-year-old Zainab sparked nationwide public outrage. The minor girl, a resident of Road Kot area of Kasur, had gone missing on January 4 when she went to a tuition centre but never returned. At the time of the incident, the minor girl’s parents were in …

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