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Mastermind of Civil Hospital tragedy not arrested: Balochistan govt’s U-turn

QUETTA: – Mastermind of Quetta Civil Hospital tragedy has not yet been arrested according to Balochistan government. In a complete departure from its earlier claim, Balochistan denied having arrested the mastermind. Investigation commission on the tragedy remarked that the provincial government wasn’t serious in investigating the issue, reported Dunya News. Justice Qazi Faiz Isa, the head of the investigation commission, …

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Last sign of terrorism eliminated from Governor House: Nehal Hashmi

KARACHI: Senator Nehal Hashmi of the PML-N said on Friday that the last sign of terrorism had left the Governor House and the new Governor of Sindh is a true representative of democracy. Speaking to media personnel, Nehal Hashmi said that those who loved Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif were now taking up space in the Governor House. He blamed General …

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Nawaz trying to preserve his ‘Badshaahat’: Bilawal

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Friday that PM Nawaz Sharif had appointed a new Sindh governor without even paying a courtesy call to CM Sindh or Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan, in a bid to preserve his kingdom. Bilawal made this statement via a tweet, hours after the new Sindh Governor Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui was sworn in …

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Nisar says Bilawal is a ‘non-serious kid’

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday called PPP chairman Bilawl Bhutto Zardari a “non-serious child” who ridicules men of his father age by calling them Chacha. Speaking at a ceremony, the minister said Bilawal Bhutto couldn’t even speak Urdu let alone his mother tongue Sindhi. Bilawal Bhutto Zardari in his recent speeches heavily criticized his political opponents …

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Lahore: Citizens face hardships as doctors’ protest enters 3rd day

LAHORE: Citizens as well as patients continued to face hardships as the Young Doctors Association (YDA) continued its sit-in protest at OPDs of the city hospitals on Thursday. According to details, both residents and patients faced hardships due to the doctors’ protests. Many patients could be heard uttering harsh statements against the protesting young doctors, whose absence has caused harm …

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Pakistan looks forward to work with Donald Trump: Foreign Office

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Thursday said as the country maintained a good and comprehensive relationship with the United States for the last several decades; it looked forward to work with the new US leadership for mutual benefit. “Our comprehensive relations date back to several decades. It will remain our endeavor to further strengthen these relations, and we look forward to work with …

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Over 3000 Sikh pilgrims from India to attend celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak

ISLAMABAD: Amid Pak-India border tensions, Pakistan has issued 3316 visas to Indian Sikh pilgrims to attend birthday celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak Dev from 12-21 November. Every year, thousands of Sikhs from all over the world including India, come to Nankana Sahib to attend the annual birth anniversary celebrations of first Sikh guru, Baba Guru Nanak Dev in Gurudwara. In …

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Nisar convenes meetings with British HC, Saudi ambassador

Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar convened meetings with British High Commissioner (HC) and Saudi ambassador on Thursday in the federal capital on Thursday. In his meeting with Saudi ambassador, Abdullah Marzouk Al-Zahrani, Nisar talked about situation of security in the region, ties with Saudi Arabia and case underway over killing of late Saudi ambassador in 2011 in Karachi. He said that …

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Ishratul Ebad removed, Saeed-uz-Zaman is new Sindh Governor

KARACHI: Former chief justice Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui is now being appointed as new Sindh Governor after incumbent governor Dr Ishratul Ebad became controversial amid allegations from Pak Sarzameen Party, sources said. The decision to replace the governor was taken in a meeting today between President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The notification to this effect may be issued soon. …

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PM Nawaz congratulates Donald Trump

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif congratulated President-elect of the United States of America Donald Trump on his victory in the 2016 US Presidential elections. “On behalf of the government and people of Pakistan, and on my own behalf, I wish to extend to you and the people of the United States, our most sincere felicitations on your election as the …

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