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Deadline to Extremists: ‘Give up or face full fledged militaryy action’ BARA: The security forces have dropped pamphlets through helicopters asking militants to surrender or else be ready to face a full fledged military action in Bara and Jamrud tehsils of Khyber tribal region. Official sources said...

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Sunday announced its decision to dissociate itself from the ruling coalition of Sindh province, saying there won’t by any compromise when its leader Altaf Hussain is subjected to an ‘unwarranted’ criticism. Addressing a press conference here, Deputy Convener MQM Rabitta Committee, Khalid Maqbool said no worker of MQM would...

CM Malik vows award exemplary punishment to culprits HUB: Bodies of eight labourers were found in Lasbela on Sunday, official sources said. The sources said that all the slain were labourers who belonged to Punjab were kidnapped along with three others on Saturday. The were working at a Poultry farm in the jurisdiction of Sakran police station. They said that all the eight...

ISLAMABAD:  Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Pervaiz Rashid has said that sit-ins were staged only to block Pakistan’s journey towards progress and democracy. He said that Chinese President’s Pakistan visit was postponed only because of the sit-ins. He said that sit-ins could have continued after Chinese President’s visit. “How can a foreign...

SHIKARPUR:  Jamaat Islami (JI) chief Sirajul Haq on Sunday said that the people of Sindh have voted and tested Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), adding that people should give a chance to JI as well, reported. He said Jamaat Islami will not disappoint the people of Sindh. Addressing a public rally...

Bilawal will also have to chant ‘GoNawazGo’: Qureshi SARGODHA: Mr Asif Ali Zardari, why don’t you pull back the curtain on how to make money without having to work? PTI, Imran Khan, Friday posed this question to Pakistan People’s Party co-chairman while addressing a mega rally in the City of Eagles, Sargodha. “Zardari sahib, please share your revolutionary...

FAISALABAD: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Allama Tahirul Qadri has said that he would independently decide the fate of sit-ins after Minar-e-Pakistan Lahore’s rally. Before his departure from Faisalabad to Islamabad Friday, chief TuQ said he intends to carry out consultation after reaching the site of the sit-in and shall announce future strategy after Lahore’s rally...

ISLAMABAD, Oct 17 (INP) Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday stopped the distribution companies (DISCOs) from collecting additional charges on electricity bills. IHC’s Justice Athar Minallah heard a petition submitted by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Asad Umar against additional charges on power bills. Petitioner’s lawyer Farrukh Dal told the court that hike...

ISLAMABAD, Oct 17 (DNA): Pakistan on Friday urged Iran to share evidence about the presence of Iranian militants on its soil and called for joint efforts to defeat terrorism. The remarks came after a senior Iranian security official warned that Iranian forces can cross into Pakistan if the country fails to take action against the Iranian militants. The Foreign Office Spokesperson...

PESHAWAR, Oct 17 (INP): The Pakistan Army has launched  Operation Khyber 1  in Bara area of Khyber tribal region to eliminate terrorists. Several militant hideouts in Sipah, Malak Din Khel and Nala areas have been targeted during the operation. At least ten suspected militants were killed and 10 others were injured in the operation which has been named as Khyber I (Khyber...

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