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KHYBER AGENCY:  Pakistan Air Force (PAF) fighter jets pounded suspected hideouts of militants in the country’s north-west on Friday, killing at least 48 terrorists, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. The air-strikes took place in the remote Tirah valley in the region known as the Khyber agency,...

KARACHI: Another 58 suspects belonging to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) arrested from Nine Zero were presented on Friday in an anti terrorism court (ATC) in Karachi. Faisal alias Faisal Mota, who was sentenced to death in the murder case of journalist Wali Khan Babar was also amongst the 58. The  ATC however  granted 90 days remand of 32 suspects belonging to MQM,...

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif Friday said power transmission system is being upgraded in order to reduce line and transmission losses. Addressing a function at IESCO Headquarters in Islamabad, he said line losses are a big issue and the power distribution companies should remain vigilant to it. The minister categorically stated that the...

LAHORE: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif met PML-F leaders including Pir Syed Sibghat Ullah Shah Rashidi and Pir Syed Sadruddin Shah Rashidi, Minister for Overseas Pakistanis here Friday afternoon. Talking to them the Prime Minister said that PML-N wants to take all political parties on board on all matters of national importance. PML-F leaders informed the Prime Minister...

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif and Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt jointly visited North Waziristan...

Vows to protect parliament’s sovereignty JUI-F’s Ghafoor Haideri takes oath as Dy Chairman ISLAMABAD: Senator Raza Rabbani took oath as chairman...

MQM should hand over criminals to law enforcers, Sindh govt must support Rangers in actions against offenders in larger interest of people of the province ISLAMABAD: Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) and newly elected Senator, Sirajul Haq has said that if the government forms judicial commission (JC) to probe alleged rigging in elections, his party will bring back Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf...

Says people of Karachi feel liberated; military courts should continue as long as terrorism issue remains ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Thursday said that the search and siege operation by Rangers at Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) headquarters Nine Zero is justified and admirable. He said that the people of Karachi would feel liberated...

BAKU: Pakistan and Azerbaijan have decided to turn their relationship into a strategic partnership and agreed to promote bilateral cooperation in the areas...

KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Court on Thursday granted 90 days remand of the 27 MQM accused including Amir Khan to the Rangers. They were arrested by the...

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