Nawaz Sharif, PM Shehbaz deeply attached to Kashmir cause: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Sunday said both Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nawaz Sharif and...

K-12 education and translated work of Pakistani female fiction writers

ISLAMABAD: Agents of Change is an in-depth exploration of ‘the problematic landscape of Pakistan’s K-12 education and the people leading it’ by...

Why is Ali Wazir to be jailed?

CITY NOTES Some nasty and mean-minded people out there, who’ve been saying that it’s perfectly all right to sling Ali Wazir in durance...

Amid financial constraints, GB hikes MPAs salaries by up to 135pc

ISLAMABAD: The Gilgit-Baltistan government has increased salaries of lawmakers from 56 percent to 135 percent amid financial constraints and austerity measures announced...

Two soldiers martyred, seven terrorists killed in North Waziristan gun battle: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Two soldiers were martyred and seven terrorists killed during an exchange of fire in North Waziristan's Ghulam Khan Kalle area, the...

MoS Hina Khar leads Pak delegation at CHOGM

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar has led a delegation of Pakistan at the Commonwealth Heads of Government...

On int’l day, Pakistan renews resolve for a drug free society, world

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Sunday joined the international community to observe the “International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking”, reiterating its steadfast...

KP govt to release Rs280b to LGs in next financial year

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will release Rs280 billion to local governments representatives of which Rs200 billion will be for employees salaries'...

Winder dam to irrigate 10k acre land in Balochistan

ISLAMABAD: Winder Dam having storage capacity of about 54,000 acre feet of water storage capacity would irrigate over 10,000 acres land. An official...

PTI defeats PDM candidate in PK-7 Swat by-polls

SWAT: The ruling party PTI' candidate Fazal Maula won the by-poll to PK-7 by defeating ANP candidate Hussain Ahmed alias Khan Nawab...

Men dominate senior positions in First Women Bank Limited (FWBL)

Men have been dominating the senior positions of First Women Bank Limited (FWBL) in contradiction to the vision of the Islamic world’s...

PM abolishes OTP system use for purchases at USC

Keeping in view the plight of the public, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has abolished the One Time Password System (OTP) used for...

Ignoring provinces’ role in NAP implementation led to rise in terrorism: PM Shehbaz

LAHORE: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday said the role of provincial governments in implementation of the National Action Plan (NAP) would...

Sale of sacrificial animals gaining momentum

The prices of sacrificial animals, especially of goats and sheep have increased significantly as the purchasing process has gained momentum ahead of...

Imran forgives employee caught with spying device at Bani Gala

ISLAMABAD: Dr Shahbaz Gill, the chief of staff of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman, said on Sunday that former premier Imran khan...