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First ever ‘Modest Fashion Festival’ takes place in London

NEWS DESK: The first ever Modest Fashion Festival took place in London this weekend for an event quite like any other, reported The Independent. As the name suggests, it was a celebration of clothing that conceals rather than accentuates the shape of the body but for its founders – London-based Doctor, Fahreen Mir, and human…

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Not running anywhere, NAB can’t declare me a fugitive: Hassan Nawaz

Hussain Nawaz said on Monday that NAB could not declare him a fugutive, stating that he was residing in the same city he had been living in for the past 20 years.  On October 2, an accountability court had issued non-bailable warrants for the arrest of former premier Nawaz Sharif’s sons, Hassan and Hussain, and…

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Safdar’s arrest sparks protest outside NAB office

Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz’s workers staged protest after the arrest of Captain (retd) Safdar outside the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) office Rawalpindi. The NAB arrested Safdar from outside the airport and shifted to the Rawalpindi office. – Samaa

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Nawaz Sharif flies for London

  LAHORE: Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif departed for London Thursday to see his wife Kulsoom Nawaz, who is undergoing cancer treatment. Nawaz Sharif left for London on Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-757 from Lahore airport where the flight was scheduled to depart at 11am; however, the flight was delayed for nearly two hours. According…

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Nawaz leaves for London today

LAHORE: Chief of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Nawaz Sharif will be leaving for London on Thursday morning, Samaa reported. He will leave for London via Pakistan International Airlines flight No. PK-757 from Lahore Airport. Sharif’s Principal Secretary Hanif Khan will also accompany the former prime minister on the occasion. The PML-N chief is expected to…

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Imran Khan demands Kulsoom Nawaz’s resignation for meeting Nawaz Sharif in London

By:Anees Hanif PTI chief demands mass resignations including that of Kulsoom Nawaz who was visited by husband Nawaz Sharif in a London hospital ISLAMABAD: After demanding Intelligence Bureau chief’s resignation over his meeting with former PM Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Wednesday demanded resignation from recently elected Member of National Assembly…

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Costs soar for renovating London’s Big Ben

The cost of renovating the British parliament’s clock tower, which houses Big Ben, has more than doubled to ÂŁ61 million (69 million euros, $82 million), authorities said Friday. Works on the Elizabeth Tower, one of the world’s most famous landmarks, are “more complex” than previously thought, the House of Commons and House of Lords commissions…

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Kulsoom Nawaz discharged from London hospital

LONDON: Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, returned home on Friday after being discharged from her London hospital. According to family, Kulsoom Nawaz was hospitalized on Wednesday morning after her condition worsened. She has undergone two surgeries for her throat cancer, which was diagnosed only last month. In a Twitter message,…

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Condition of Kulsoom Nawaz improves

LONDON: Medical condition of Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of sacked prime minister Nawaz Sharif has improved and has been shifted to her room in a London hospital. According to Samaa, members of the Sharif family have stated that the former premier is expected to reach London any minute. She was rushed to a hospital on Tuesday…

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Hussain says Nawaz Sharif may travel to London to be with ailing wife

ISLAMABAD: Hussain Nawaz, the son of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, said that his mother  Begum Kulsoom Nawaz was admitted to hospital again in London after her health worsened. In an exclusive talk with SAMAA on Wednesday, Hussain Nawaz said that he had told his father about the condition of his mother. He appealed to…

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Imran Khan’s failure to declare London flat as asset can have consequences: CJ

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned hearing of a case regarding offshore companies of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan till September 28. A three-member SC bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Faisal Arab heard the case filed by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader…

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Nawaz Sharif has no plan to return to London: Malik

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Media Affairs, Dr. Musadiq Malik, says ousted PM Nawaz Sharif has, for the time being, no plan to return to London. Nawaz Sharif appeared before an anti-corruption court Tuesday, vowing to fight the allegations as proceedings begun in a trial that could ultimately decide whether he faces imprisonment. Watch…

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Panic spreads as phone charger explodes in London’s Tower Hill station

LONDON: A phone charger exploded at London’s Tower Hall Tube station on Tuesday, causing panic and fear to spread among the masses. According to details, the small explosion occurred inside a District Line train. Firefighters arrived on the scene to find out that the flames had already been extinguished and the Tube station had been…

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Security bolstered ahead of Nawaz’s NAB hearing

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will be given foolproof security by Islamabad police ahead of his scheduled arrival for the NAB reference hearing on Tuesday.  As per details obtained from police sources, more than 1500 officials will be deployed for the ex-prime minister’s arrival before the accountability court. A special contingent of Rangers and…

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#SherIsBack becomes top trend on Twitter

ISLAMABAD: Supporters of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) were over the moon as their party founder and leader Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan on Monday morning. They expressed their happiness on the internet and #SherIsBack became the top trend in Pakistan. Nawaz Sharif, who was ousted by Supreme Court of Pakistan, is expected to appear before…

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Nawaz Sharif, Ishaq Dar returning home on Monday

KARACHI: Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is returning home tomorrow (Monday) from London. It was confirmed by PML-N’s senior leader Mushahid Ullah Khan while speaking to Samaa. Sources said Sharif will return through PIA flight PK-786 whereas his children will stay behind with their ailing mother Kulsoom Nawaz. Meanwhile, reports said Finance Minister Ishaq Dar…

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Dr. Asim Hussain undergoes successful surgery

LONDON: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Dr. Asim Hussain is recovering after undergoing a successful back surgery in London. According to details, he underwent a successful spinal surgery and is being admitted in Harley Street Clinic’s intensive care unit. Dr. Asim Hussain, speaking to media after his operation, said that his return to Pakistan is…

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Ishaq Dar postpones return to Pakistan

LONDON: Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar has postponed his return to Pakistan, Samaa reported. According to reports, he will be staying in Britain for 10 more days. Due to his absence, the issue regarding the signature of the finance minister has now become a concern. According to sources, the respondents should sign the surety…

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Stratford ‘acid attack’: Six people injured near shopping centre in east London

NEWS DESK: Six people were injured in an apparent mass acid attack in Stratford, east London, reported The Independent. Police were called to the Stratford Centre in the borough of Newham just before 8pm, a Metropolitan Police spokesman told The Independent. The force said a “group of males” was reported as having sprayed “what is believed to be a noxious substance”…

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NA-120 win: Nawaz says people reposed confidence in PML-N leadership

LONDON: Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister on Saturday said the people have reposed confidence in the leadership of Pakistan Muslim League-N during NA-120 Lahore by-election. During his brief interaction with media persons, the former prime minister said people from across the country had also endorsed his viewpoint. He said consultations among party leadership was a…

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PM Abbasi arrives in London after attending UNGA session

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has reached London en route Islamabad after attending the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York. On his arrival at the airport on Friday night, the prime minister was received by Pakistan’s High Commissioner in UK Syed Ibne Abbas, SAID a press release issued…

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