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Govt Finalizes Security Plan for Muharram 9th & 10th

Govt Finalizes Security Plan for Muharram 9th & 10th

Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:58

[caption id="attachment_39990" align="alignright" width="384"] Security Plan for Muharram[/caption] The federal government gave final touches to the security plan for 9th and 10th Muharramul Haram. Meantime, cellular services will remain suspended on these two days ...

Three Die in Drive-by Shooting at Car in Mirpur Khas

Three Die in Drive-by Shooting at Car in Mirpur Khas

Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:49

At least three people were killed and two others critically wounded in an overnight drive-by gun attack on a car in Mirpur Khas, news reported Sunday. [caption id="attachment_39986" align="alignnone" width="600"] Mirpur Khas[/caption] According to detail, the incident took place on ...

From Breaking Windows to Washing Dishes (Gullu Butt)

From Breaking Windows to Washing Dishes (Gullu Butt)

Saturday, November 1, 2014 11:48

[caption id="attachment_39971" align="alignright" width="384"] Gullu Butt[/caption] Notorious Model Town vandal Gullu Butt will most likely be washing dishes in Lahore’s Camp Jail, according to a detailed verdict issued by a court, News reported on Friday. An anti-terrorism ...

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Independent Group wins Supreme Court Bar Association Election

Independent Group wins Supreme Court Bar Association Election

Saturday, November 1, 2014 11:31

Fazal-e-Haq Abbasi of the Independent Group, led by Asma Jahangir, was elected president of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) for 2014-15 defeating Abdul Sattar Khan of the Professional Group of Hamid Khan by a narrow margin Friday night. [caption id="attachment_39967" align="alignnone" width="598"]...

Overbilling Haunts Govt as Consumers Suffer (Cabinet Meeting)

Overbilling Haunts Govt as Consumers Suffer (Cabinet Meeting)

Saturday, November 1, 2014 11:11

The issue of overbilling that has earned the government scathing criticism from consumers continues to haunt the prime minister and his aides. Inflated electricity bills triggered protests in several towns and cities, forcing the premier to order an audit of the issue. [caption id="attachment_39959" align="alignright" width="384"]...

Security Forces and Militants Clash 26 Killed Six Injured

Security Forces and Militants Clash 26 Killed Six Injured

Saturday, November 1, 2014 10:57

Twenty militants and six security personnel have been killed in a clash, while five others remain injured in Orakzai Agency on Saturday, News reported. [caption id="attachment_39955" align="alignnone" width="592"] Security Forces and Militants Clash[/caption] Unidentified militants attacked a ...

Fire Erupts in F.B Area Factory (Karachi)

Fire Erupts in F.B Area Factory (Karachi)

Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:36

An intense fire broke out in a factory located in Karachi’s Federal B Area this morning as firefighters were struggling to douse the flames, news reported. [caption id="attachment_39947" align="alignnone" width="600"] Fire in F.B Area Factory[/caption] According to ...

21 Militants Killed Eight Troops Martyred in Clash

21 Militants Killed Eight Troops Martyred in Clash

Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:04

At least eight security personnel were martyred while 21 militants were killed in a clash with the militants as security forces carried out a clearance operation in the restive northwest . "Eight soldiers embraced shahadat (martyrdom) during fierce fighting and exchange of fire with terrorists in the ...

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Cyclone Nilofar Barrels Towards Pakistans Coasts (Storm in Arabian Sea)

Cyclone Nilofar Barrels Towards Pakistans Coasts (Storm in Arabian Sea)

Thursday, October 30, 2014 10:35

As Cyclone Nilofar is barrelling across the Arabian Sea towards the coastal areas of Pakistan and India, the Sindh government declared emergency in 10 coastal districts – including six of Karachi – and authorities prepared to shift thousands of people out of the way of the storm. [caption id="attachment_39923" ...

US Drone Strike Kills Four (South Waziristan)

US Drone Strike Kills Four (South Waziristan)

Thursday, October 30, 2014 10:28

In a targeted attack in South Waziristan, American drones fired two missiles, killing four people, News reported on Thursday. [caption id="attachment_39919" align="alignnone" width="460"] US Drone Strike[/caption] The drones targeted a house in the Barmal area of South Waziristan....