Pakistani News

Accused of mega corruption, Memon continues to stay at Karachi private hospital | Pakistan

Former Sindh minister Sharjeel Memon is accused of corruption worth over Rs5 billion. — Geo News FILE KARACHI: Former Sindh information minister Sharjeel Memon continues to stay at a private hospital in Karachi for more than a month, despite being under trial for corruption worth over Rs5 billion. Memon was shifted from Jinnah Hospital to the VIP ward of a ...

Read More »

PPP’s Mir Shabbir Bijarani elected unopposed from PS-6 Kashmore | Pakistan

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Mir Shabbir Ali Bijarani was elected unopposed from Sindh Assembly constituency PS-6 Kashmore after the nomination forms of his sole competitor were rejected on Friday. Rejecting nomination papers of Bijarani’s competitor, the returning officer (RO) issued a public notice declaring the PPP leader winner from PS-6 Kashmore. According to the Election Commission of Pakistan ...

Read More »

ECP withdraws notification of Ishaq Dar’s election as senator | Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Friday withdrew a notification of former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s election as a senator. The notification was withdrawn in the light of Supreme Court orders. In May 2018, the apex court had suspended Dar’s senatorship on a temporary basis. A petition, moved by Pakistan Peoples Party’s Nawazish Pirzada, had requested the apex court ...

Read More »

Indian troops martyr five youth in IOK: KMS | Pakistan

The occupied forces troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells to disperse the protesters, triggering severe clashes. Photo: File SRINAGAR: Indian-occupied forces in its fresh act of state terrorism martyred at least five Kashmiris in Pulwama and Kupwara districts on Friday, informed Kashmir Media Service. “The troops killed three youth in Thamuna area of Pulwama and one at Tunga-Kachama in ...

Read More »

Shah Rukh’s cousin Noor Jahan pulls out of electoral race | Pakistan

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s cousin Noor Jahan withdrew on Friday from the electoral race, Geo News reported. Photo: file Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s cousin Noor Jahan withdrew on Friday from the electoral race, Geo News reported. Noor Jahan, who belongs to Mohallah Shah Wali Qatal in Peshawar, withdrew her nomination papers for the PK-77 (Peshawar-XII) to support the ...

Read More »

AVCC, CPLC recover ransom hostage in joint raid | Pakistan

KARACHI: Citizens-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) and Anti Violent Crime Cell (AVVC) on Friday conducted a joint raid and recovered a man held hostage for ransom from Gadap city area of the megapolis and also arrested his alleged kidnapper. In a press conference held by CIA DG Amin Yousufzai, CPLC chief Zubair Habib, SSP anti-white crime cell Irfan Bahadur, it was ...

Read More »

Security forces seize 20kg explosives in Dera Bugti operation | Pakistan

The intelligence-based operation was conducted in Bobi Shanak area of Dera Bugti district. — ISPR RAWALPINDI: Security forces on Friday seized 20 kilograms of explosives during an operation in Dera Bugti district of Balochistan, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The intelligence-based operation was conducted in Bobi Shanak area of Dera Bugti, the ISPR said in a statement. During ...

Read More »

Imran’s wife reconciles women workers protesting over party tickets in Lahore | Pakistan

PTI women workers speak to media after meeting party chairman Imran Khan and his wife in Lahore. — Geo News LAHORE: Bushra Bibi, wife of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan, Friday reconciled women workers of the party staging protest over distribution of party tickets outside Khan’s Lahore residence. PTI women workers were staging the protest over distribution of tickets ...

Read More »
Skip to toolbar