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

Rohingya persecution: PPP submits adjournment motion in NA

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) submitted on Tuesday an adjournment motion in the National Assembly over the “brutal killings and torture of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.” “The recent atrocities on Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar have highlighted a grave humanitarian issue,” it said in the statement addressed to the Secretary, National Assembly Secretariat. Earlier

Who killed Benazir Bhutto? The theories behind the murder

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court declared former military ruler Pervez Musharraf a fugitive in ex-prime minister Benazir Bhutto's murder trial Thursday, nearly 10 years after the iconic political figure was gunned down in the streets of Rawalpindi. The court dismissed charges against five alleged Taliban militants accused of being involved in the