After Nawaz, it’s time for Zardari’s ‘wicket’ to fall: Imran

After Nawaz Sharif’s ouster from power, it’s time for Asif Ali Zardari’s wicket to fall over corruption, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has said. “Nowhere in Pakistan have I witnessed the poverty, which is prevalent in rural Sindh,” Imran told supporters in Sindh’s Sehwan on Sunday evening. “[Asif Ali] Zardari

Youm-e-Ashur observed peacefully across the country

ISLAMABAD: Youm-e-Ashur was observed across the country with due solemnity and sanctity peacefully to pay homage to the sacrifices of Imam Hussain (R.A) and his companions in Karbala. The day was observed to commemorate the supreme sacrifice rendered by the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and his 72 companions to uphold

Pakistan’s ‘corruption claims overlooked’ in RPP arbitration

ISLAMABAD: Senior government officials have claimed that the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) overlooked Pakistan’s claim of corruption while deciding in favour of Karkey Karadeniz Elektrik Uretim over a rental power project (RPP) dispute. Pakistan is also considering various options to deal with the matter after the announcement of

PPP decides to file appeals against Benazir Bhutto case verdict

LAHORE: The Pakistan Peoples Party on Thursday announced to file three appeals against the anti-terrorism court's verdict in the Benazir Bhutto murder case. PPP’s legal counsel Latif Khosa addressing a presser here said the first petition would be against the decision to hold a separate trial against former president Pervez Musharraf,

Khattak’s swimming pool plan drowns after public backlash

Khattak has scrapped the project, according to an official statement. PHOTO: ONLINE PESHAWAR: Following the public uproar garnered by a tender advertisement published to construct a swimming pool in his official Peshawar residence, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Chief Minister Pervez Khattak decided to scrap the project on Thursday. The advertisement drew backlash on social media and mainstream media alike in the past

NAB approves references against Sharif family members, Dar

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Board meeting of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday approved references to be filed against Sharif family and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar. The Supreme Court of Pakistan had ordered the NAB to file references against Sharif family and Dar within six weeks and the deadline was going