Govt has ‘destroyed’ the media, asserts Justice Isa

Justice Qazi Faez Isa argued before the Supreme Court (SC) that the federal government has "destroyed" the media and is controlling it in...

NCOC to review schools opening decision after surge in Covid positivity rate

ISLAMABAD: In view of the alarming surge in coronavirus cases in the past week, the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on...

Tributes pour in as nation observes women’s day

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has emphasised on women empowerment through better health and education, hereditary rights and financial independence. Addressing a ceremony...

PDM to field Gillani for Senate chairman election

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) President Maulana Fazlur Rehman announced on Monday that the anti-government coalition has unanimously agreed to nominate Pakistan...

Yemen’s Houthis attack Saudi oil heartland with drones, missiles

SANAA: Yemen’s Houthi forces fired drones and missiles at the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry on Sunday, including a Saudi Aramco...

Govt, Opp lobby for Senate chairman election

ISLAMABAD: In a new twist to the election for chairman of Senate of Pakistan, the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Balochistan Awami...

Masses support PTI in struggle to uphold democratic norms: Faraz

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz on Sunday said Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) believed in democratic norms and fighting...

One dead, 30 injured as Lahore-bound train derails near Rohri

ROHRI: At least a woman was killed and 30 others were injured when Karachi Express met with an accident near Rohri in...

Bilawal meets Hamza, says people are with opposition

Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari claimed on Sunday that the president has accepted the opposition's stance, referring to the presidential...

Third wave feared as coronavirus cases surge

The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) warned on Sunday that the government's decision to relax Covid-19 restrictions may lead to a third coronavirus...

Opposition ‘rejects’ confidence vote

ISLAMABAD: The opposition parties on Saturday rejected the parliamentary vote of confidence, which Prime Minister Imran Khan won with a comfortable majority,...

PML-N leaders, PTI supporters scuffle outside NA

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders, who were speaking to reporters outside the National Assembly ahead of the high-staked confidence vote for...

Indian farmers block highway outside Delhi to mark 100th day of protest

NEW DELHI: Indian farmers began gathering on Saturday to block a six-lane expressway outside New Delhi to mark the 100th day of...

PM announces electoral reforms after comfortably winning confidence vote

ISLAMABAD/LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday announced electoral reforms as he won the crucial confidence vote in the National Assembly on Saturday,...

Daily coronavirus tally becomes highest in over a month

ISLAMABAD:  Pakistan recorded the highest daily number of new Covid-19 cases in over a month during the last 24 hours, only days...