Pakistan deplores Indian suspension of cross-LoC trade

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Sunday condemned India’s unilateral decision to suspend cross-Line of Control (LoC) trade and rejected the allegations regarding its misuse. “The Indian action is based on groundless accusations that this

ECP completes arrangements for 2018 by-elections

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has completed all necessary arrangements for holding of bye-elections in 36 constituencies on October 14. According to an ECP official, the elections will be held for


Night of the long knives

Arif Nizami

Another first by Khan The sacking of Asad Umar as finance minister Thursday morning and later in the evening a few key ministers’ portfolios reshuffled has raised many questions about the style


The Buzdar administration

Serious questions about ability to deliver On Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan told the PTI Chief Ministers that he would replace those who do not deliver with ones who can. A chief




Media Watch: ‘Hail to the Chief’

There is talk, as their often is, of bringing in a presidential system in the country. Now, I do believe that in most cases, the simplest explanation is the correct one, Occam’s




Two dead as dumper hits bike in Karachi

KARACHI: Two people were killed while two others injured when a speeding dumper ran over two bikes they were riding on in Karachi locality on Sunday morning. According to rescue sources, the


No space for underperformers: Shaukat Yousafzai

SWAT: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Information Shaukat Ali Yousafzai on Sunday said that the ministers who are not performing up to the mark should leave their posts. While addressing media during his

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