Islamabad: National Assembly’s standing committee on Anti-Narcotics has recommended closure of wine shops in Karachi. But, one of the members Lal Khan opposed it saying the wine is better than heroin and hashish and the ban or restriction on alcohol might cause increase in use of substandard liquor and other narcotics.
Islamabad: The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has denied that it threatened to kill Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan.
Islamabad: The counsel for intelligence agencies Raja Arshad Kayani informed the Supreme Court on Thursday that cases could not be lodged under the army act against former prisoners at the Adiala Jail due to a lack of evidence.
Million of Muslims across the globe would sit in Aitaf after Asar prayer today (Thursday). In Pakistan special arrangements have been made in mosques, shrines and Islamic centers for the people who would pray in seclusion for the last ten days of the holy month of Ramazan.
Islamabad: The government has announced 3 holidays for Eid-ul-Fitar from August 20 to 22. A notification has also been issued in this regard.
Islamabad: Awami National Party (ANP) leader Haji Adeel on Wednesday criticized Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Pakistan Army and the judiciary during a ceremony held by Human Rights Commission of Pakistan.
Quetta: Police and security forces on Thursday foiled a big terror bid in Quetta city and recovered huge cache of arms and a vehicle filled with explosives during raid on a house in provincial capital.
Muzaffargarh: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Thursday visited Muzaffargarh district of the province where he met the two women who were paraded naked in the streets and filmed through mobile phones.
Islamabad: The three-member bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Thursday charged Malik Riaz, the real estate tycoon, with contempt.
Karachi: Angry protestors in Orangi Town of Karachi city staged a violent protest on Thursday, set ablaze two buses in a protest against the killing of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) activist.