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Flays PM’s silence over Indian shelling, drone strikes ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, Tuesday night said that he was sure of general elections in the year 2015. “Elections will be held early next year. Nothing can stop ‘Naya (new) Pakistan’ from coming...

MIRANSHAH: At least 23 people were killed and several others injured in three US drone strikes during last 36 hours in North Waziristan tribal region. In the latest attack, six people were killed and 11 injured when a US drone fired two missiles on militant commander Mustaqeem’s centre in Kandghar area of Shawal on Wednesday. According to sources, the drone targeted...

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to convene a meeting of the National Security Committee (NSC) in the wake of ongoing firing at the Line of Control (LoC) and the working boundary dividing Pakistan and India. Informed sources said the meeting is scheduled to be held on Friday, October 10.  “The committee is expected to meet this week in Islamabad with Prime...

Rangers giving befitting response to BSF’ agression Civilian death tally one of the highest in a single day: Officials SIALKOT: At least 10 innocent Pakistani citizens have been killed while three dozen others sustained injuries in unprovoked firing by the Indian forces during the Eid days.  On Wednesday, the death toll of Indian BSF unprovoked shelling and firing...

JAMMU: In the wake of intensifying alleged ceasefire violations along the border in Jammu and Kashmir, India has said that talks with Islamabad will not be possible unless Pakistan stops cross-border firing. According to Indian media reports, New Delhi has responded strongly, conveying the Indian leadership’s resolve and ability to deal with Pakistan. Indian...

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif have strongly condemned the Quetta blast in which five persons lost their lives. In...

Seven terrorists die in encounter Mastermind behind SSP Ch Aslam’s murder killed   KARACHI: At least seven terrorists were killed in police encounter in Ayub Goth area of Karachi on Sunday. Police launched operation in Ayub on a tip-off from intelligence agencies about the presence of miscreants in the area and killed the terrorists in the encounter. There was an...

Indian troops violated the Line of Control (loC) ceasefire Sunday morning and resorted to unprovoked firing in Jandroot Sector near Kotli, a military statement said. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistani troops responded effectively to the Indian firing. Last month, military sources reported firing by Indian troops at Pakistani posts across...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri on Friday announced to hold rally in Karachi after the month of Muharram. The PAT chief asked his supporters of Faisalabad, Lahore and Karachi to return to their cities to make preparations for PAT rallies in their respective districts. Addressing his supporters at a sit-in, he said first rally will be held in Faisalabad,...

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan announced that he would go to the Supreme Court against inflated electricity bills of Rs70 billion. Addressing his supporters at D-Chowk for the 50th consecutive Day on Friday, Khan demanded the govt return Rs70 billion to power consumers. He also called for Rs.15 cut in prices of petroleum products. He said that Sharif and Zardari families...

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