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Against Heavy Odds Round the Clock Search Operation on Track (Siachen)

Against Heavy Odds Round the Clock Search Operation on Track (Siachen)

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 9:24

Search and rescue operation at Gayari continues round the clock even against heavy odds. According to an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, the weather remained very harsh and posing serious ...

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Foreign and Local Teams Continue Rescue Mission (Siachen Tragedy)

Foreign and Local Teams Continue Rescue Mission (Siachen Tragedy)

Monday, April 16, 2012 10:53

Rescue teams from the US, Norway and China arrived in Siachen on Sunday. They first reached Skardu and then were transported by helicopter to the Giari sector. The meteorological office has said that dry weather is likely to prevail in the area for the next 24 hours so ...

Pervez Musharraf Says Baloch Separatists have Foreign Backing

Pervez Musharraf Says Baloch Separatists have Foreign Backing

Monday, April 16, 2012 10:28

Separatists in Balochistan with foreign backing aim to destabilise Pakistan, said former president and All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) chief Pervez Musharraf. The former dictator was speaking ...

Bannu Jail Attack Dangerous Militants Among 384 Escape

Bannu Jail Attack Dangerous Militants Among 384 Escape

Monday, April 16, 2012 8:59

In what is being described as the biggest jail-break in the country’s history, over 100 militants stormed the central prison here after Saturday midnight and freed 384 prisoners, among them a man sentenced to death for trying to assassinate former president Pervez Musharraf....

Memo Commission Summons Hussain Haqqani with Property Details

Memo Commission Summons Hussain Haqqani with Property Details

Friday, April 13, 2012 9:49

The Memo Commission has summoned, second and final time, Hussain Haqqani on next hearing scheduled for April 26, reported on Thursday. Justice Qazi Faiz Issa led Judicial Memo Commission resumed hearing at Islamabad High Court this day....

NADRA Should Not be Deciding Peoples Faith (Loss Your Religion)

NADRA Should Not be Deciding Peoples Faith (Loss Your Religion)

Thursday, April 12, 2012 14:09

Human rights activists have criticised the National Database and Registration Authority’s (NADRA) apparent policy to refuse to change ‘Islam’ as a person’s religion in their records. NADRA MPA Rana Asif ...

Lahore Doctors on Strike Against Transfers

Lahore Doctors on Strike Against Transfers

Thursday, April 12, 2012 12:50

The Young Doctors Association (YDA) announced to go on against transfers and new appointments, suspending their services in all government hospitals, media reports. Lahore Doctors In protest ...

Haripur Accident Seven Dead 10 Injured

Haripur Accident Seven Dead 10 Injured

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 10:43

At least seven passengers lost their lives including two women and ten injured in a deadly road accident near Shah Maqsood area in Haripur on early Wednesday, reports....

Sindh on Fire as Arson Firing lash Cities (JSQM Strike)

Sindh on Fire as Arson Firing lash Cities (JSQM Strike)

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 9:18

Incidents of firing and arson in cities including Hyderabad, Karachi, Sukkur and others on late Tuesday night marked the initiation of the call of strike given by Jeay Sindh Qaumi Mahaz (JSQM) slated to be observed on Wednesday, reports....

With Hope Lost Rescuers Face New Dangers (Siachen Tragedy)

With Hope Lost Rescuers Face New Dangers (Siachen Tragedy)

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 11:45

With a search operation under way for the past 52 hours and fresh snowfall, hopes of finding 135 people buried by an avalanche faded swiftly and new concerns emerged. It has been over three days ...