Imran Khan seeks Donald Lu’s sacking for his ‘sheer arrogance, bad manners’

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan on Monday called for sacking the US Assistant Secretary of State for Central and South Asia Donald...

China-Pakistan relations will remain unshakable irrespective of global changes: China

ISLAMABAD: China on Monday said that no matter how the international landscape may evolve, China-Pakistan relations will remain unshakable. Wang Wenbin, a spokesperson...

LHC grants bail to Imran Riaz Khan in sedition cases

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday accepted journalist Imran Riaz Khan's petition for protective bail, according to a news outlet. Several cases have...

Hard work key to unlock true potential of Pak-China ties: Bilawal

Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the “harder” Pakistan and China work, the more both countries can “unlock the true...

Sino-Pak scholars proposed CPEC Digital Transformation Centre

ISLAMABAD: Chinese and Pakistani scholars have proposed teh establishment of a CPEC Digital Transformation Center (DTC). Researchers from Xi’an Jiao Tong University, Xi'an,...

PTI requests ECP to stop Hamza Shehbaz from working as Punjab CM

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Monday wrote a letter to Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sikandar Sultan Raja, requesting him to stop Hamza...

Parvez Elahi evades no-trust owing to baffling directions by PML-N

The Pakistan Muslim League-N’s (PML-N) baffling directions to lawmakers helped the speaker of the Punjab Assembly avoid a no-confidence motion pending against...

Eight die as jeep plunges into gorge in Abbottabad

ABBOTTABAD: As many many, eight persons died and several others sustained injuries when a passenger jeep carrying tourists fell into a gorge...

Of ‘proems’ and poems

Pakistani literature in English seems to have received a bolster with the appearance of two recent publications in the language viz. Straggling...

Govt decides to restore weekly off on Saturdays

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Monday decided to restore weekly off on Saturday for government employees, which Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif had...

Dissident PML-N MPA Jalil Sharaqpuri decides to resign

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)'s Jalil Ahmed Sharaqpuri on Monday decided to resign as the member of Punjab Assembly. He will announce his...

PM Shehbaz says ‘India’s efforts to silence voices critical of rights abuses futile’

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday strongly condemned India's move to implicate prominent Hurriyat leader Muhammad Yasin Malik. The premier said that the...

Fawad Chaudhry warns govt against using force to stop PTI’s ‘Azadi March’

PTI Senior Vice President Fawad Chaudhry Monday warned the government against using force to stop the "Azadi March" as the party prepares...

Punjab govt to make massive reshuffle in bureaucracy

LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to transfer all those assistant commissioners (ACs) posted in different tehsils of the province who had...

Gillani becomes leader of house in Senate

ISLAMABAD: PPP stalwart Yousaf Raza Gillani on Monday became leader of the House in the Senate with the commencement of first session...