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SC Rejects Govt Request for Extension in Deadline (CEC Appointment)

SC Rejects Govt Request for Extension in Deadline (CEC Appointment)

Monday, November 24, 2014 11:46

Supreme Court on Monday rejected government’s request to extend deadline to appoint chief election commissioner, News reported. The earlier-set deadline to fill the post expired today. [caption id="attachment_40292" align="alignright" width="269"] Supreme Court[/caption] Attorney General of Pakistan ...

Jirga Calls for Repatriation of Waziristan IDPs

Jirga Calls for Repatriation of Waziristan IDPs

Sunday, November 23, 2014 11:24

[caption id="attachment_40275" align="alignright" width="384"] Maulana Fazlur Rehman[/caption] A grand Jirga demanded on Saturday the government repatriate the tribal families displaced by the ongoing military operation in North Waziristan Agency to 90% of the area the military ...

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Another Thar Child Dies Death Toll Reaches 117 (Sindh)

Another Thar Child Dies Death Toll Reaches 117 (Sindh)

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:15

One more infant died of malnutrition in drought-hit Tharparkar district on Saturday, bringing the death toll to 117 in 53 days. [caption id="attachment_40251" align="alignnone" width="600"] Thar Child Deaths[/caption] Officials said that around 530 children have lost their lives across ...

COAS Visits US Military Training Centre

COAS Visits US Military Training Centre

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:11

Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif visited US military's National Training Center at Fort Irvin, California on Saturday. [caption id="attachment_40247" align="alignnone" width="600"] Chief of Army Staff Gen Raheel Sharif[/caption] According to ISPR, the COAS ...

PAF Jet Crash Squadron Leader Martyred

PAF Jet Crash Squadron Leader Martyred

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:00

A pilot with the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) was martyred when his plane crashed in the southern city of Karachi, officials said late Friday. [caption id="attachment_40239" align="alignright" width="360"] PAF Jet Crash[/caption] "Squadron leader Tanveer Ahmed ...

Asif Zardari Safe as Blast Rocks London Hotel

Asif Zardari Safe as Blast Rocks London Hotel

Saturday, November 22, 2014 10:29

At least a dozen people sustained injuries in a suspected gas explosion that rocked 'Hyatt Regency-The Churchill' hotel here on Friday night, news reported. [caption id="attachment_40231" align="alignnone" width="600"] Hyatt Regency-The Churchill Hotel[/caption] According to sources, former president of ...

US Acknowledges Pakistans Success in War Against Terrorism

US Acknowledges Pakistans Success in War Against Terrorism

Monday, November 17, 2014 11:57

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif, met Gen. Lloyd Austin, the chief of U.S. Central Command (CentCom) in Washington during his visit to United States, news reported Monday. [caption id="attachment_40215" align="alignnone" width="600"] General Raheel ...

Asif Zardari Serves Rs1 Billion legal Notice to Sadruddin Hashwani

Asif Zardari Serves Rs1 Billion legal Notice to Sadruddin Hashwani

Monday, November 17, 2014 11:43

Former president Asif Ali Zardari has served a legal notice to Sadruddin Hashwani, Chairman Hashoo Group and author of The Truth Always Prevails, for willfully publishing a “false, derogatory and vexatious publication full of blatant lies” to damage his reputation. [caption id="attachment_40210" align="alignright" width="384"]...

Shaheen-1A Missile Successfully Test-fired

Shaheen-1A Missile Successfully Test-fired

Monday, November 17, 2014 10:51

Pakistan on Monday successfully test-fired medium-range Shaheen-1A (Hatf-IV) ballistic missile capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads. [caption id="attachment_40206" align="alignnone" width="600"] Shaheen-1A Missile[/caption] Samaa reports quoting ISPR that the missile test was carried out in the Arabian Sea....

Army Says 90% of North Waziristan Cleared (Operation Zarb-e-Azb Updates)

Army Says 90% of North Waziristan Cleared (Operation Zarb-e-Azb Updates)

Sunday, November 16, 2014 11:36

Pakistan on June 15 launched a military operation against militants in the troubled North Waziristan agency of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). [caption id="attachment_40194" align="alignright" width="384"] Operation Zarb-e-Azb[/caption] Get all the updates of the operation, code-named Zarb-e-Azb, ...