PRL inks $1.2bln contract to double its oil refining capacity

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Refinery Limited (PRL) in a bid to double its refining capacity has inked an agreement worth $ 1.2 billion with...

Ban on luxury goods import to save $4b: Shehbaz

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Friday depended his governmet decsion to ban import of luxury and non-essential items, cliaming that the...

PM directs for 10-day Yaum-e-Takbeer celebrations

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Thursday said that Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed for 10 days...

Senators huddle reviews Directory Retirement issue

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Cabinet Secretariat, Senator Rana Maqbool Ahmad chaired a meeting of the body held at Parliament House...

PTI spokespersons lying to appease ‘egoistic rejected leader’: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Wednesday said the "imported spokespersons" of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) have been lying...

Accused of snatcher gang held with valuables

ISLAMABAD: The police have arrested two accused of a snatchers gang involved in numerous incidents of snatching in twin cities, a police...

‘Confetti’: Pakistani, Chinese kids celebrate advent of spring

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Chinese kids celebrated the advent of spring season in a unique style as they kept on dancing to the...

Birmingham mayor for capitalising on Pak-UK trade potential

ISLAMABAD: Lord Mayor of Birmingham Councillor Muhammad Afzal has said that Pakistan and UK have great potential to promote bilateral trade and...

PML-N to move court against Peca ordinance

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has decided to challenge the Prevention of Electronic Crimes (Amendment) Ordinance, 2022, in the Islamabad High Court (IHC). The party has...

Judicial complex to open gates in May: CDA

ISLAMABAD: The district judicial complex, which will house 93 district courts, will open in May as Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) has completed...

Gangster arrested by police in the Capital

ISLAMABAD: A notorious gangster involved in numerous cases of robberies arrested during an exchange of fire with police in Lohibher area of...

Hundreds defy ban to celebrate Basant in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: Hundreds of youth flew kites from rooftops in Rawalpindi on Friday, celebrating an ancient colourful festival despite a ban imposed by...

Islamabad Wildlife Management Board all set to receive two cubs of leopard cats

KARACHI: Islamabad Wildlife Management Board is all set to receive two cubs of leopard cats for their rehabilitation and safe release in...

Four killed in armed clash between two groups in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: At least four persons were killed and one sustained injuries in an armed clash between two groups in Islamabad's Bhara Kahu...

Widespread rain wind-thunderstorm with snowfall over hills expected in country

ISLAMABAD: Rain-wind thunderstorm with snow over hills is expected in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, upper and central Punjab, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan during...