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Khatam-e-Nabuwat clause restored to previous form, bill passed in NA

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly passed the amendment to Elections Bill 2017, which pertains to restoring the Khatam-e-Nabuwat  clause to its original form, on Thursday. The bill seeks to incorporate and reaffirm the provisions of Articles 7-B and 7-C of the Conduct of General Elections Order, 2002, through the addition of a new section 48-A in the Election Act, 2017. According …

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Doctor booked on blasphemy charges in Gujrat

GUJRAT: Police booked a senior doctor under Section 295-A after some activists of Tehreek Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) accused him of blasphemy. The case against the doctor was registered with the Civil Lines police on the report of Hafiz Abdul Rehman, an activist of TLP. Tehreek activists staged a demonstration on Friday demanding the suspect be booked under Section 295-C. The …

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Nawaz accuses courts of ‘double standard’ as corruption trial begins

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday vowed to take struggle against what he said double standard of courts to logical end as he appeared before an accountability court which is hearing corruption cases against him. According to Geo News, the former prime minister criticized the courts when a journalist asked him to comment on relief Imran Khan got …

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SC should take suo moto action to bring Pakistani money stashed abroad: Siraj

Jamaat Islami (JI) chief Siraj ul-Haq has on Tuesday said that Supreme Court (SC) should take suo moto action to bring Pakistani money stashed abroad. He said that the process of accountability will remain unfinished unless this money stashed abroad remains abroad, reported Dunya News. In a statement issued by JI chief, he said that the nation awaited the opening …

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PTI to win next General Elections, Imran Khan claims

Speaking in a ceremony in the capital city, PTI Chairman said that PTI will emerge victorious after the next General Elections and will rule all provinces of Pakistan and it is PTI’s mission to fix the country since most political leaderships prioritize themselves over the country. PTI Chairman stated with confidence that they will not need to inform the next …

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Sialkot: Man throws out Canadian lover after looting 32,000 dollars

A Pakistani man ditched a Canadian national lady by promising to marry her but ditching her six months after she came to Pakistan to live with him. The man threw the Canadian national out of the house after taking all her money. According to details, Annie Marie came to Pakistan after being promised by the Pakistani man to marry her …

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PM unveils ten-year equalization package for development of Balochistan

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Tuesday announced a ten-year equalization package for the development of all areas of Balochistan, with an aim to bring them at par with rest of the country in terms of provision of basic utilities and facilities. Talking to media-persons here at the Governor House, the prime minister said funds for the package would be shared …

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Establishment should have no role in politics: Bilawal

LAHORE: Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday said, in reference to the MQM-P and PSP saga, the establishment should have no role in politics. “Establishment should have no role in politics. They should explain and justify the discrepancies in regards to what happened in Karachi.” The PPP scion, while speaking to the media, added that a strange …

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Rebuttal to Kamal, Sattar’s allegations in order: Saad Rafique

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) leader Saad Rafique on Monday said a rebuttal to the allegations made by Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chairman Mustafa Kamal and Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) Chief Farooq Sattar is in order. The railways minister was referring to an earlier statement by Kamal, who had said on Saturday that he met with the MQM-P …

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