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Security Forces Zeroing in on Militant wings of All Parties (Karachi)

Security Forces Zeroing in on Militant wings of All Parties (Karachi)

Monday, March 16, 2015 11:54

The ongoing surgical operation in Karachi will not remain confined to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) soon other political parties which are believed to have militant wings will be targeted. [caption id="attachment_40994" align="alignright" width="384"] Security Forces[/caption] The ...

Lahore Bombing Cases Lodged Against Unknown Men

Lahore Bombing Cases Lodged Against Unknown Men

Monday, March 16, 2015 11:07

Two separate First Information Reports (FIRs) have been lodged with the police against unidentified persons for plotting and carrying out twin suicide bombings that killed at least 15 Christians and wounded near 80 more at two churches here on Sunday, News reported. [caption id="attachment_40978" align="alignright" width="360"]...

Pakistan Mourns for Victims of Church Attacks

Pakistan Mourns for Victims of Church Attacks

Monday, March 16, 2015 10:59

The country is observing mourning on Monday for 15 people who lost their lives in Sunday’s twin suicide attacks on churches in Lahore, news reported. [caption id="attachment_40972" align="alignright" width="384"] Victims of Church Attacks[/caption]...

MQM Announces Countrywide Protest over Nine Zero Raid

MQM Announces Countrywide Protest over Nine Zero Raid

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 11:15

The Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) has announced a peaceful shutter-down strike against the overnight raid of party’s central office by the rangers, reported on Wednesday. [caption id="attachment_40963" align="alignnone" width="600"] MQM Announces Countrywide Protest[/caption] After a brief emergency meeting, ...

Faisalabad ATC Issues Death Warrants for Two Convicts

Faisalabad ATC Issues Death Warrants for Two Convicts

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 12:08

[caption id="attachment_40949" align="alignright" width="384"] Faisalabad ATC[/caption] An anti-terrorism court issued on Tuesday death warrants for two convicts in Faisalabad, News reported. According to sources, the prison authorities have taken all necessary measures in this regard. “The two ...

Seminary Teacher Sentenced to Prison for Raping College Girl in Mansehra

Seminary Teacher Sentenced to Prison for Raping College Girl in Mansehra

Saturday, March 7, 2015 11:36

At least three convicts were sentenced to prison for gang raping a college student in Mansehra district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (K-P). [caption id="attachment_40945" align="alignright" width="384"] Raping College Girl in Mansehra[/caption] On ...

Punjab Finally legislates Against Underage Marriage

Punjab Finally legislates Against Underage Marriage

Saturday, March 7, 2015 10:57

In an unprecedented move, Punjab, the most populous province of Pakistan, is close to introducing a stringent law against underage marriages, news reported. [caption id="attachment_40924" align="alignnone" width="600"] Punjab Assembly[/caption] “Muslim Family Laws 2015 Bill passed Punjab Assembly without hitting any ...

Rangers kill 5 Lyari Gangsters in Two Encounters

Rangers kill 5 Lyari Gangsters in Two Encounters

Saturday, March 7, 2015 10:53

[caption id="attachment_40920" align="alignright" width="360"] Rangers[/caption] During twin overnight encounters, the rangers wiped out at least five significant operatives of Lyari gang-war; the miscreants were involved in heinous crimes including targeted killings of over 70 people, reported on Saturday. According ...

Opposition Wants to Quiz Ex-CJ on Retirement Perks

Opposition Wants to Quiz Ex-CJ on Retirement Perks

Saturday, March 7, 2015 10:47

Opposition lawmakers insisted on Friday to summon former chief justice of the Supreme Court to explain his post-retirement perks and privileges which according to them were “unlawful and unconstitutional.” [caption id="attachment_40916" align="alignright" width="384"] CJ-Iftikhar Chaudhry[/caption] Leader ...

US shuts Peshawar - Lahore Consulates for Security Concerns

US shuts Peshawar – Lahore Consulates for Security Concerns

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 11:14

[caption id="attachment_40865" align="alignright" width="360"] US Consulates[/caption] Issuing travel advisory for its citizens in Pakistan, the US government has ordered to temporarily shut its consulate in Peshawar owing to serious security concerns and extended the ‘temporary closure’ of its ...