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Second lieutenant, soldier martyred as army vehicle comes under attack

RAWALPINDI: A Pakistan Army Second Lieutenant and jawan were martyred on Tuesday when militants attacked a security forces’ vehicle in South Waziristan.¬† According to the ISPR, Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed and soldier Basharat were martyred when terrorists opened fire on their vehicle in South Waziristan. Abdul Moeed had passed out from the Pakistan Military Academy…

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COAS meets US Ambassador Hale at GHQ

RAWALPINDI: Mr. David Hale, US Ambassador to Pakistan met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ, on Monday. Matters of mutual interest including regional security issues were discussed during the meeting.

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Corps Commanders’ Conference discusses regional security

RAWALPINDI: 206th Corps Commanders’ Conference was held at GHQ today chaired by General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS). Chief Of Army Staff took the forum on board about his military diplomacy through his recent visits abroad and interaction with foreign dignitaries visiting Pakistan. Forum also discussed regional and internal security situation with…

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Normalcy returns to Islamabad, Rawalpindi after end of sit-in

Normalcy has returned to the Federal Capital and elsewhere in the country after the end of protest sit-in at Faizabad Interchange. Faizabad Interchange has been opened for traffic and Metro Bus service also restored. However, due to repair work at Faizabad station, bus will not stop at the station.

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Despite Khadim Hussain Rizvi’s appeal, sit-in protests continue in many cities

ISLAMABAD: Despite an appeal by the Tehreek-e-Labaik Ya Rasollah’s Khadim Hussain Rizvi to call off sit-in protests around the country after successful negotiations with the government, dharnas continued in various parts of the country. A meeting presided over by Dr Asif Jalali discussed the government’s negotiation with Tehreek-e-Labaik Ya Rasoolallah and rejected the agreement reached…

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Action taken on court orders: Ahsan

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal Saturday said local administration was taking action against the protesters holding sit-in at Faizabad interchange on the court orders. The protesters using sensitive matter of Khatam-e-Nabuwat for political gains, possessed lethal material, he said while talking to PTV. The protesters, he said, wanted to create unrest and chaos…

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Watch: Forces prepare for operation against protesters at Faizabad

Here are the footages of security forces preparing to take on protesters at Faizabad Interchange connecting Islamabad with Rawalpindi.

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Watch: Deadly clashes erupt between forces, protesters at Faizabad Interchange

Deadly clashes were witnessed between security forces and protesters at Faizabad Interchange which connects Islamabad with Rawalpindi.

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Watch: Helicopter view of clash between protesters, security forces

Here is the helicopter view of the clash between security forces and protesters of a religious at Faizabad Interchange which connects Islamabad with Rawalpindi.

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Watch: Security forces clash with protesters at Faizabad Interchange

Security forces clashed with protesters of a religious party at Faizabad Interchange which connects Islamabad with Rawalpindi.

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Call off protest or face ‘strict’ legal action: Govt warns Islamabad protesters

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad administration warned protesters on Friday to end their sit-in protest in a couple of hours or face ‘strict’ legal action.¬† According to a press release issued from the office of the District Magistrate of Islamabad, protesters were instructed to clear the Faizabad Interchange since people of Islamabad and Rawalpindi were facing traffic…

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National T20 Cup: Lahore Blues face Rawalpindi today

RAWALPINDI: In the National T-20 Cup in Rawalpindi, two matches will be played on Thursday, November 23. In the first match, Lahore Blues will face Rawalpindi while Faisalabad will take on Peshawar. Yesterday, FATA beat Karachi Whites by 19 runs. Batting first, FATA scored 220 runs for the loss of six wickets and restricted Karachi…

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Watch: Why Rawalpindi match stopped?

A match taking place in Rawalpindi had to be stopped for some time not because of rainfall, instead some bees found their way into the ground. Watch the clip.

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Two matches in National T-20 Cup today

RAWALPINDI: In the National T-20 Cup in Rawalpindi, two matches will be played on Wednesday. Karachi Whites will face FATA while Lahore Blues will take on Islamabad. Yesterday, Lahore Whites beat Peshawar by 27 runs. – APP

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Watch: Faizabad blockade enters 16th day

Paralysing life in Rawalpindi and Islamabad, the protest sit-in by religious parties continued on 16th consecutive day at Faizabad Interchange Tuesday, with government seeking a breakthrough in negotiations with protest leaders who are demanding resignation of Law Minister Zahid Hamid. Watch this report…

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Man carrying 492 detonators, 196 dynamite sticks arrested near Faizabad

ISLAMABAD: A man carrying 492 detonators and as many as 196 dynamite sticks was arrested from near the Faizabad interchange where religious parties have staged a sit-in protest since the past 15 days. A major disaster was averted as police arrested a suspicious person in possession of 492 detonators, 196 dynamite sticks and 300 metres…

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Islamabad dharna: Police take into custody 7 more persons

ISLAMABAD: Police on Monday took into custody seven persons in an attempt to stop them from partaking in the Islamabad sit-in protest being carried out by religious parties. Carrying out orders given by senior police officers, the federal police took into custody seven more persons who wanted to join the dharna protest being carried out…

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National T20 Cup 2017-18: Lahore Whites beat Rawalpindi by 28 runs

RAWALPINDI: Lahore Whites defeated Rawalpindi by 28 runs in their National T20 Cup 2017-18 fixture on Sunday, Samaa reported. LIVE UPDATES RAWALPINDI INNINGS END OF OVER:20 | 6 Runs | Rawalpindi: 150/8 (lose by 28 runs) END OF OVER:19 | 8 Runs 1 Wkt | Rawalpindi: 144/8 (require 35 runs to win) WICKET: Umair Masood…

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National T20 Cup 2017-18: Karachi Whites beat Rawalpindi by 14 runs

ISLAMABAD: Karachi Region White Friday beat Rawalpindi Region by 14 runs in the match of the National Twenty20 Cup 2017-18 at Pindi Stadium Rawalpindi. Rawalpindi won the toss and invited Karachi White to bat first where they scored 178 runs for six in 20 overs. Asad Shafiq 72, Sarfraz Ahmed 30 not out, Shahid Yousaf…

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Two matches of National T20 Cup today

RAWALPINDI: Two matches will be played in National T20 Cup in Rawalpindi (today) Friday. In the first match, Lahore Whites will take on FATA while the second match will be played between Karachi Whites and Rawalpindi. Yesterday, Rawalpindi Region beat Fata Region by six wickets while Peshawar Region beat Islamabad Region by three wickets. –…

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Imran thinks incumbent govt will go home before its time

HARIPUR: PTI chief Imran Khan said on Wednesday that the incumbent government will go before its time and election should take place soon.¬† Speaking to media personnel, the cricketer-turned-politician made predictions that the incumbent government would not be able to finish its term and would go home before its time. “This government can go before…

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