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Nisar to hold important presser following Pervaiz Rashid’s revelations

ISLAMABAD: Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar will conduct an important press conference tomorrow (Sunday) following Pervaiz Rashid’s revelations regarding Dawn Leaks.  The press conference comes one day after former information minister Pervaiz Rashid made sensational revelations pertaining to the Dawn Leaks saga, General (r) Musharraf and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification. While speaking to…

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No clash between institutions: PM Abbasi

QUETTA: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Saturday that his government would continue the projects which were initiated for Balochistan by Nawaz Sharif and refuted speculation that institutions in the country were on the verge of a clash.  Speaking to media after arriving in Quetta, Khaqan Abbasi thanked the governor and chief minister of…

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Watch: Islamabad United seeks new talent for PSL 3

Islamabad United has organized a talent hunt programme for the third edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL).  Over 400 youngsters had registered themselves on the first day of the camp.

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Was Pakistan created to protect generals, asks Achakzai

ISLAMABAD: Pashtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) Chairman Mahmood Khan Achakzai on Friday asked if Pakistan was created to provide immunity to military generals. He asked the question during the National Assembly session on Friday. Achakzai said that 28 prime minister have been disqualified in the history of Pakistan. ‘The ousted premiers did not serve terms…

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COAS warns youth against militant outfits active on social media

RAWALPINDI: Chief Of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday warned the youth against the influence of banned militant outfits on social media.  Students from FATA and all over Pakistan attended the internship program offered by ISPR. Upon its successful completion, the army chief met with students who participated in the event. “Daesh and…

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Don’t want to maintain contact with Nawaz: Zardari

LAHORE: Former president Asif Ali Zardari said on Wednesday that he did not want to maintain contact with ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif. Zardari flew in from Dubai to Lahore yet stated that he had not contacted Nawaz Sharif and neither did he want to. The former president brushed aside Nawaz Sharif’s ‘Grand National Dialogue’ offer…

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Marshal laws have been defeated in this country: Saad Rafique

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique said on Wednesday that Marshal Laws in the country have been defeated.  Speaking at a press conference, Saad Rafique thanked ‘conspirators’ who had conspired against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, stating that he had become even more popular after his disqualification. “I witnessed a similar scenario when…

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Video: Azadi Train reaches Lahore

LAHORE: Special Azadi Train is continuing its countrywide journey in connection with the 70th Independence Anniversary celebrations of the country. The Azadi Train reached Lahore yesterday, four days after starting its journey from Islamabad to Karachi. The train, displaying different aspects of Pakistan movement as well as culture and traditions of the country, will travel…

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Records funds distributed to provinces under PML-N Govt: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said that record funds had been disbursed to the federating units under the PML-N government. Chairing a meeting of the Cabinet here, the Prime Minister said that all the development and energy security initiatives had either been completed or in completion phase which speaks volumes of the…

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Azadi Train reaching Lahore today

RAWALPINDI: Special Azadi Train is continuing its countrywide journey in connection with the 70th Independence Anniversary celebrations of the country. Azadi Train will leave Rawalpindi station for Lahore on Tuesday. The train, displaying different aspects of Pakistan movement as well as culture and traditions of the country, will travel through all the provinces. The galleries…

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Only revolution Nawaz brought was in his family’s fortunes: Imran

ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan on Monday criticised former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s recent claims of bringing about a revolution.  In a couple of tweets, Imran stated that the only revolution that Nawaz Sharif had brought about had been in his family’s fortunes through money laundering, corruption and tax evasion. NS claims he will bring…

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Espresso made fun of the boy who died in PML-N’s rally–and outrage followed…

KARACHI: Coffee house Espresso tendered an apology after a seemingly crude post from their official Facebook account seemed to make fun of the Lalamusa incident in which a boy was crushed to death by Nawaz Sharif’s convoy.  A 12-year-old boy was crushed to death as he was hit by a BMW vehicle which was part…

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Pakistan fully supports China’s stance on Tibet: President

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain Monday while expressing concern over the Indian incursions into the Chinese territory, said Pakistan fully supported the stance of China. Talking to Vice Premier of China Wang Yang here at the President House, he appreciated China for its adept handling of the issue and reiterated that Pakistan stood by it on…

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Indian hackers deface various govt ministries’ websites

ISLAMABAD: Indian hackers hacked various websites of Pakistani ministries on Monday and defaced them by putting up the Indian flag as well as pictures of the Indian Army.  On Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day, the websites of several government ministries were hacked by Indians. The websites of the ministries of Law and Justice, Religious Affairs and…

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Video: We have wasted the past 15 years, says President

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain said on Monday that Pakistani leaders have in the past 15-16 years done nothing for the country.  Speaking during an event held to mark the 70th Independence Day of Pakistan, President Mamnoon Hussain said that a stabilized economy takes care of the country’s political issues.

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Video: Junaid Jamshed’s sons sing ‘Dil Dil Pakistan’

Watch Junaid Jamshed’s sons Taimur, Babar and Saifullah sing Dil Dil Pakistan, a song immortalized by the late pop singer ever since it came out. 

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Video: Pakistani crowd at Wagah border charged up with patriotism

LAHORE: Watch a charged-up Pakistani crowd chant slogans of Pakistan Zindabad during the flag lowering ceremony at Wagah border on Monday. 

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Video: Wahab Riaz’s special Independence Day message

Pakistani pacer Wahab Riaz urged Pakistanis around the world to celebrate the country’s 70th Independence Day with zeal, enthusiasm and fervour.   

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Video: PAF amazes all with impressive air show

ISLAMABAD: Pilots from the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) put up an impressive air show in the federal capital on Monday on the occasion of the country’s 70th Independence Day.  Also featuring in the air show were aerobic teams from Saudi Arabia and Turkey who saluted President Mamnoon Hussain.

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Will fight for supremacy of vote till my last breath: Nawaz

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif said on Monday that he would fight till his last breath for the supremacy of the people’s mandate.  Nawaz Sharif made these comments to media personnel during his visit to Allama Iqbal’s mausoleum in Lahore. The PML-N chief also wrote in the visitor’s book after he visited the place….

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Video: ‘Success’ of Nawaz rally upset anti-democratic forces, says Rana Sanaullah

Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah that the nation has upset all those elements that are against democracy by the way they showed their support for Nawaz Sharif

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