• PTI to undergo organisational changes 22 May 2019 18:27 Chairm­an secret­ariat will be shifte­d due to financ­ial consid­eratio­ns, party will underg­o provin­cial reorga­nisati­on PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: After going through an organisational crisis, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) now encounters a financial …
  • IMF loan is not a solution to Pakistan's debt problems 22 May 2019 17:31 People are upset, naturally, because cost of living has become simply unbearable in the ten or so months of this government. Well, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's warning clearly failed to keep everybody and their uncle (market forces?) from …
  • Chinese Man Allegedly Pushed Pakistani Worker Into Furnace In Anger, Arrested 22 May 2019 15:52 Pakistani police arrested the Chinese man and initiated a probe in the incident. (Representational) Lahore: A Chinese national was arrested in Pakistan on Wednesday for allegedly pushing a Pakistani worker into a burning furnace in Punjab province for …
  • Court reserves verdict on plea against Aurat March participants 22 May 2019 15:24 by Staff Report , (Last Updated 41 mins ago) LAHORE: A sessions court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on a petition seeking the registration of a case against the participants of the Aurat March this year. The petition was filed by Amina Malik of the …
  • Hamza’s interim bail extended till May 28 22 May 2019 15:24 by News Desk , (Last Updated 6 seconds ago) The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday extended Punjab Assembly Opposition Leader Hamza Shehbaz’s interim bail in three corruption cases against him filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The bail …
  • NAB to quiz Sharif over use of bulletproof cars 22 May 2019 15:23 Islamabad, May 22 (IANS) Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will be questioned by the anti-corruption body for allegedly using 20 of the 34 bulletproof cars purchased from Germany for guests of the 2016 Saarc Summit, for himself and his family, …
  • Angry Chinese boss arrested for pushing Pakistani worker into furnace 22 May 2019 15:15 A Chinese national was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly pushing a Pakistani worker into a burning furnace in Punjab province for failing to comprehend his instructions, triggering protests by co-workers, a media report said. The incident occurred at a …
  • Cricket World Cup Moments: 50-41 22 May 2019 13:22 Last Updated: 22/05/19 2:11pm Each and every Cricket World Cup has delivered some truly memorable moments and this summer's will be no different! To help get you in the mood ahead of our biggest summer ever, Sky Sports Cricket statistician …
  • Suspected facilitator of Data Darbar blast arrested 22 May 2019 12:27 by Staff Report , (Last Updated 22 hours ago) LAHORE: Security officials on Tuesday arrested the suspected facilitator of the Data Darbar blast from Bhaati Gate. According to details, the suspect Mohsin Khan was involved in the Data Darbar blast that …
  • GCU VC moves LHC against Punjab HEC chief selection committee 22 May 2019 12:27 LAHORE: Government College University (GCU) Lahore Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah has moved the Lahore High Court (LHC) against the selection committee constituted by the Punjab chief minister for the appointment of Punjab Higher Education …
  • LHC seeks reply from govt on plea against online taxi services 22 May 2019 12:27 by APP , (Last Updated 19 hours ago) LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday sought a reply from Punjab government and departments concerned on a petition against online taxi services. Justice Mamoon Rashid Sheikh passed these orders on a petition …
  • SC orders transfer of LDA DG 22 May 2019 12:27 by APP , (Last Updated 19 hours ago) LAHORE: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday ordered transfer of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Director General Amna Amir according to her grade besides taking no action based on victimisation against her. A three- …
  • Lahore court reserves verdict on petition seeking FIR against Aurat March participants 22 May 2019 11:33 A sessions court in Lahore on Wednesday reserved its verdict on a petition seeking the registration of a first information report against the participants of the Aurat March this year for an alleged immoral and unconstitutional act. Amina Malik of the …
  • Salman Shahbaz's employees' bank accounts used for money laundering, NAB tells LHC 22 May 2019 11:33 The Lahore High Court (LHC) extended Hamza Shahbaz's interim bail on Wednesday in three different corruption cases that are being probed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). A two-judge bench comprising Justice Ali Baqar Najafi and Justice …
  • Ali Zafar vs Meesha Shafi case: seven witnesses submit affidavits 22 May 2019 11:31 Ali Zafar vs Meesha Shafi case: seven witnesses submit affidavits LAHORE: Seven witnesses presented by Ali Zafar’s legal team on Tuesday submitted their affidavits in the actor's defamation case against fellow artist Meesha Shafi, rejecting her …
  • Buzdar tours Sargodha, Jhang, Chiniot in a day 22 May 2019 11:30 Buzdar tours Sargodha, Jhang, Chiniot in a day LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar toured Sargodha, Jhang and Chiniot district headquarters in a single day and paid visits to various public facilities including hospital, Darul Amaan, Ramazan …
  • CTD, IB nab Data Darbar attack facilitator 22 May 2019 11:30 CTD, IB nab Data Darbar attack facilitator LAHORE: The Data Darbar suicide blast case was detected by the Punjab Counterterrorism Department (CTD) and the Intelligence Bureau (IB) jointly. JOTs (Joint Operation Teams) of the CTD & the IB conducted an …
  • Inter exams 22 May 2019 11:27 Inter exams LAHORE: Intermediate part-II annual examinations 2019 held simultaneously across nine examination boards of the province concluded here on Tuesday. Subsequently, Intermediate part-I annual examinations 2019 will start from Wednesday (today). As …
  • PU gets hybrid rice seed 22 May 2019 11:27 PU gets hybrid rice seed LAHORE: A team of China’s Wuhan University on Tuesday handed over hybrid rice seed to Punjab University (PU) for hybrid rice breeding in Pakistan, which would bring revolution in agriculture sector. Prof Niaz Ahmad said Punjab …
  • Mill owners barred from selling assets 22 May 2019 11:27 Mill owners barred from selling assets LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday restrained owners of a sugar mill from selling the mills’ properties until decision of a loan recovery suit of Bank al-Falah. The bank in its suit contended that the mills’ …
  • Opp wants to create anarchy, says Samsam 22 May 2019 11:27 Opp wants to create anarchy, says Samsam LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Syed Samsam Ali Bukhari Tuesday said the PTI government had zero-tolerance against corruption and no compromise would be made in this regard. In a press statement, …
  • ‘Crop residue burning major cause of smog’ 22 May 2019 11:26 ‘Crop residue burning major cause of smog’ LAHORE: With an aim to establish a consensus between the relevant public and private sector on the roles, responsibilities and actions that need to be taken to discourage crop residue burning and by extension smog …
  • Man shot dead by motorcyclists in Shafiqabad 22 May 2019 11:26 Man shot dead by motorcyclists in Shafiqabad LAHORE: A 50-year-old man was gunned down by some bike riders in Shafiqabad on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Naseem Khan. The unidentified attackers approached the deceased near Qasurpura Bind Road and …
  • ‘Punjab fit for investment’ 22 May 2019 11:26 ‘Punjab fit for investment’ LAHORE: Huge investment opportunities are available in agriculture, IT and other sectors in Punjab while skilled human resource is being prepared to meet the needs of the industry as more than 400 technical education …
  • Mercury shoots up 22 May 2019 11:26 Mercury shoots up LAHORE: A very hot day was observed in the city as mercury touched 41.8°C here on Tuesday while Met office predicted similar weather conditions for the next 24 hours. Met officials said that a shallow westerly wave is present over north …
  • Replies sought on plea against PHEC head appointment criterion 22 May 2019 11:26 Replies sought on plea against PHEC head appointment criterion LAHORE: The Lahore High Court Tuesday sought replies from the Punjab government and secretary higher education on a petition challenging the search committee and criterion set for the …
  • Opp’s alliance unnatural: Sarwar 22 May 2019 11:26 Opp’s alliance unnatural: Sarwar LAHORE: Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar on Tuesday termed the opposition alliance unnatural and said the PTI government was not afraid of any kind of opposition alliance. Addressing a press conference at Governor …
  • New houses must have two trees each: LHC 22 May 2019 11:26 New houses must have two trees each: LHC LAHORE: In order to curb environmental pollution, Lahore High Court has declared it mandatory to plant at least two trees for each person who is building a house in any housing scheme. Hearing a petition related to …
  • SC moved over Model Town case JIT 22 May 2019 11:26 SC moved over Model Town case JIT LAHORE: A decision of the Lahore High Court about suspension of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) formed by the Punjab government to reinvestigate 2014 Model Town incident has been challenged before the Supreme Court. A LHC …
  • 8.5kg heroin seized from India-bound train 22 May 2019 11:26 8.5kg heroin seized from India-bound train LAHORE: Pakistan Railways Lahore Division Police on Tuesday foiled a drug smuggling bid and recovered 8.5-kg heroin from India-bound goods train. According to details, Pakistan Railways inspector Rana Babar and …
  • Steps being taken to empower women: CM 22 May 2019 11:25 Steps being taken to empower women: CM LAHORE: Chairperson of Chief Minister's Task Force on Women Empowerment Tanzeela Imran called on Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office here Tuesday and discussed the steps taken for women empowerment by …
  • Sugar mill case: Mill owners barred from selling properties until loan recovery case verdict 22 May 2019 10:56 Sugar mill case: Mill owners barred from selling properties until loan recovery case verdict LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday restrained owners of Kashmir Sugar Mills, believed to be close relatives of Sharif family, from selling the mills’ …
  • Chief secretary orders restoration of MKDA 22 May 2019 10:54 Chief secretary orders restoration of MKDA LAHORE: Punjab Chief Secretary Yousaf Naseem Khokhar Tuesday ordered restoration of the Murree-Kahuta Development Authority (MKDA) and issued directions to relevant departments in this regard. Presiding over a …
  • Selling subsidised sugar, flour to shopkeepers: No action yet against revenue officials in Jhang 22 May 2019 10:53 Selling subsidised sugar, flour to shopkeepers: No action yet against revenue officials in Jhang JHANG: Despite passing of four days, no disciplinary action has been initiated against the revenue officials who were caught while selling subsidised flour and …
  • Rupee devaluation diminishing govt credibility: Siraj 22 May 2019 10:53 Rupee devaluation diminishing govt credibility: Siraj LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Senator Sirajul Haq has said that fast devaluation of rupee is also diminishing the credibility of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, which could lead to an …
  • Plea against taxi services 22 May 2019 10:50 Plea against taxi services LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday sought a reply from the Punjab transport department on a petition challenging functioning of android application based taxi services. A citizen, Muhammad Aftab, pleaded through a counsel …
  • NAB chief committed misconduct: ex-judge 22 May 2019 10:50 NAB chief committed misconduct: ex-judge LAHORE: Justice (R) Rasheed A. Rizvi said Tuesday the NAB chairman committed misconduct by going into an interview with a journalist. Speaking in Geo News programme Aaj Shazeb Khanzada Kay Saath, Justice (R) Rizvi …
  • Use of bulletproof vehicles: NAB allowed to question Nawaz in Kot Lakhphat Jail 22 May 2019 10:49 Use of bulletproof vehicles: NAB allowed to question Nawaz in Kot Lakhphat Jail ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will face another team of NAB officials in Kot Lakhpat Jail which is probing illegal use of 34 bulletproof cars that were …
  • HRCP demands protection of children 22 May 2019 10:45 HRCP demands protection of children LAHORE: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has said: “It is appalled to learn that a ten-year-old girl, who disappeared from her home on 15 May in Islamabad, was found dead, allegedly raped and murdered. This …
  • French investor visits PBIT: ‘Punjab attractive place for investment’ 22 May 2019 10:45 French investor visits PBIT: ‘Punjab attractive place for investment’ LAHORE: Huge investment opportunities are available in agriculture, IT and other sectors in Punjab while skilled human resource is being prepared to meet the needs of the industry as …
  • Opposition’s alliance unnatural, says Sarwar 22 May 2019 10:45 Opposition’s alliance unnatural, says Sarwar LAHORE: Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar on Tuesday termed the opposition alliance unnatural and said the PTI government was not afraid of any kind of opposition alliance. Addressing a press conference …
  • Wapda signs consultancy agreement for Mohmand Dam project 22 May 2019 10:45 Wapda signs consultancy agreement for Mohmand Dam project LAHORE: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) signed a contract agreement worth Rs9.98 billion with Joint Venture namely Mohmand Dam Consultants Group (MDCG) for consultancy …
  • Opposition wants to create anarchy in country: Samsam Bukhari 22 May 2019 10:45 Opposition wants to create anarchy in country: Samsam Bukhari LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Syed Samsam Ali Bukhari Tuesday said the PTI government had zero-tolerance against corruption and no compromise would be made in this regard. …
  • Are dholki songs dying out? 22 May 2019 10:28 As women's experiences change, so does their outlook on tradition. An informal session of song and dance — dholki — typically marks the beginning of festivities every time there is a wedding in my family. One could describe the event as an intimate …
  • SA-GC Club win basketball title 22 May 2019 08:55 SA-GC Club win basketball title ISLAMABAD: SA-GC Club Lahore clinched the All Pakistan Federal Inter-Club Basketball Championship 2019 by defeating Cobra club 76-48 at the Shahbaz Sharif Sports Complex, Rawalpindi, says a press release. The event, which …
  • Lahore club clinch basketball title 22 May 2019 08:53 Lahore club clinch basketball title ISLAMABAD: SA-GC Club Lahore clinched All Pakistan Federal Inter Club Basketball Championship title defeating Cobra Club 76-48 points at Shahbaz Sharif Sports Complex Rawalpindi. Muhammad Taimoor was the top scorer 11 …
  • Kinnaird College to hold summer sports camps 22 May 2019 08:52 Kinnaird College to hold summer sports camps LAHORE: Kinnaird College Lahore University (KCU) is organizing summer sports camps in various disciplines here from May 24 to motivate the youth to take up sports and to sharpen the skills of aspiring players. “ …
  • Promotion of football in Pakistan: Turkish ambassador assures Faisal of full support 22 May 2019 08:52 Promotion of football in Pakistan: Turkish ambassador assures Faisal of full support LAHORE: Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul, ambassador of Pakistan’s brotherly country Turkey has met Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat, Vice President of AFC and President of FIFA …
  • All-Pakistan Bahria Cup Cricket in progress 22 May 2019 08:52 All-Pakistan Bahria Cup Cricket in progress LAHORE: The 5th Bahria Cup All-Pakistan Floodlit Cricket Tournament is in progress at Bahria Cricket Stadium Bahria Town here. Shaharyar Humayun, MD Sandal Residencia, was the chief guest on the second day of the …
  • Amir in Hungary to feature in Diplomats Polo Cup 22 May 2019 08:52 Amir in Hungary to feature in Diplomats Polo Cup LAHORE: One of Pakistan’s leading polo players Sufi Mohammad Amir in his first step to a long summer journey with an intent to raise the green flag all over the world will be portraying the soft image of the …
  • PCB unveils team’s WC kit 22 May 2019 08:52 PCB unveils team’s WC kit LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board has finally unveiled the official kit for the upcoming World Cup 2019 on Tuesday through their official social media accounts.PCB was creating hype for the past few days for the unveiling by sharing …
  • Pakistan to enter World Cup with dismal preparations 22 May 2019 08:52 Pakistan to enter World Cup with dismal preparations LAHORE: After suffering three back-to-back One-day International (ODI) series thrashing at the hands of England, Australia and South Africa, nobody can term Pakistan’s World Cup preparations satisfactory …
  • Shahid Masood challenges verdict in PTV corruption case 22 May 2019 08:51 by Staff Report , (Last Updated 16 hours ago) ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan Television (PTV) managing director Shahid Masood on Tuesday challenged an earlier verdict in the PTV corruption case in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday. IHC Justice Mohsin …
  • Wahab promises aggressive bowling in WC 22 May 2019 08:51 Wahab promises aggressive bowling in WC LAHORE: Fast bowler Wahab Riaz promises to dismantle batsmen domination with aggression, pace and variation during the upcoming ICC World Cup in England.If he lived up to his promise, then the followers of the game …
  • Court extends physical remand of Sharif family’s ‘frontman’ for 13 more days 22 May 2019 08:51 by Staff Report , (Last Updated 15 hours ago) LAHORE: An accountability court on Tuesday handed over Ramzan Sugar Mills manager Muhammad Mushtaq alias Chini to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for 13 more days on physical remand. NAB officials …
  • Bajwa to meet former greats 22 May 2019 08:50 Bajwa to meet former greats KARACHI: PHF secretary Olympian Asif Bajwa has announced that he would meet former Olympians and international players to resolve the issues of the national game. Addressing a press conference in Lahore on Tuesday, he said that …
  • Prayers timings: Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta: Tuesday May 21, 15th Ramadan 22 May 2019 08:46 Prayers timings: Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta: Tuesday May 21, 15th Ramadan Here are the prayers timings for Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta on May 21, Tuesday, 15th Ramadan. (Starting time) Karachi Fajr: 4:20 am, Zohar: 12:29 …
  • Pakistan weather forecast: 21 May 2019 22 May 2019 08:46 Pakistan weather forecast: 21 May 2019 ISLAMABAD: A shallow westerly wave is present over north Balochistan and its adjoining areas and likely to grip upper/central parts of the country on Wednesday and may persist during next 2-3 days. Weather …
  • Health insurance program to cover all districts by 2020: Dr Zafar Mirza 22 May 2019 08:45 Health insurance program to cover all districts by 2020: Dr Zafar Mirza ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Dr Zafar Mirza Tuesday said that the government had initiated health insurance in 66 districts …
  • Prayers timings: Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta: Wednesday May 22, 16th Ramadan 22 May 2019 08:44 Prayers timings: Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta: Wednesday May 22, 16th Ramadan Here are the prayers timings for Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta on May 22, Wednesday, 16th Ramadan. (Starting time) Karachi Fajr: 4:19 am, Zohar: 12 …
  • Pakistan weather forecast: 22 May 2019 22 May 2019 08:44 Pakistan weather forecast: 22 May 2019 ISLAMABAD: A shallow westerly wave is affecting western parts of the country and likely to grip upper/central parts of the country tonight and may persist during next 2-3 days. Weather Forecast for Wednesday: …
  • LCCI demands tax facilitator programme 22 May 2019 08:43 LCCI demands tax facilitator programme LAHORE: The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has recommended the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to launch a database of tax return facilitators at the national level to facilitate taxpayers in filing …
  • Lawmakers to broach upon GMO commercialisation tomorrow 22 May 2019 08:43 Lawmakers to broach upon GMO commercialisation tomorrow LAHORE: A meeting of the National Assembly’s standing committee on national food security and research would discuss the thorny issue of commercialisation of genetically-modified organism maize on …
  • Is devaluation favourable for exporting industries, suppliers? 22 May 2019 08:42 Is devaluation favourable for exporting industries, suppliers? LAHORE: Pakistan has emerged as the lowest cost country after abnormal devaluation in the last one year. In fact, its minimum wage of $98 at current dollar value matches that of Bangladesh that …
  • Tortured child maid hospitalised in Gujranwala 22 May 2019 08:31 by INP , (Last Updated 8 seconds ago) GUJRANWALA: A 10-year-old housemaid was hospitalized in critical condition after subjected her brutally torture by employer here on Wednesday. Police said that Jeena 10, was working as a domestic servant in a house in …
  • Selling subsidised sugar, flour to shopkeepers 22 May 2019 08:26 Selling subsidised sugar, flour to shopkeepers JHANG: Despite passing of four days, no disciplinary action has been initiated against the revenue officials who were caught while selling subsidised flour and sugar to the local shopkeepers instead of giving …
  • Pakistan authorities identify Afghan national as suicide bomber at Lahore shrine blast 22 May 2019 08:12
  • 10-year-old girl molested, killed 22 May 2019 08:07 10-year-old girl molested, killed Islamabad : A 10-year-old girl was reportedly kidnapped and murdered and her body was thrown in vegetation growth in hilly area in village Jagot. The police have recovered the decomposed body and shifted it to the …
  • Canada shuts down zoo, charges owner with cruelty 22 May 2019 07:46 Norman Trahan, owner of the Saint-Edouard Zoo in Saint-Edouard-de-Maskinonge, about 120 kilometres northeast of Montreal, faces charges of animal cruelty and neglect. SCREENGRAB: SAINT-EDOUARD ZOO WEBSITE MONTREAL: Canadian authorities on Tuesday raided a …
  • CTD arrested facilitator of Data Darba in Lahore 22 May 2019 07:14 22 May, 2019 Marking major success against Data Darbar terror attack, Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), on Tuesday, arrested a facilitator in Lahore. As per sources, the alleged facilitator, Mohsin Khan, was arrested in a raid carried out in Bhati Gate …
  • Khussas remain favourite footwear for Eid 22 May 2019 05:57 Adorne­d with tradit­ional design­s and beads the hand crafte­d leathe­r shoes come from Punjab and Sindh PHOTO: MAWRA HOCANE/INSTAGRAM ISLAMABAD: The embroidered and crafted handmade footwear khussa has become the most favourite traditional footwear …
  • Rs9.98bn contract signed for Mohmand dam project 22 May 2019 05:41 LAHORE: The Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) on Tuesday signed a contract of Rs9.98 billion with a joint venture (JV) for consultancy services regarding construction design, supervision and contract management of the Mohmand dam hydropower …
  • Ali Zafar’s witnesses reject harassment allegations in affidavits 22 May 2019 05:37 LAHORE: A district and sessions court on Tuesday adjourned hearing of a defamation suit of singer/actor Ali Zafar against fellow singer Meesha Shafi after affidavits filed on behalf of the former’s seven witnesses rejected the incident of sexual …
  • Sugar mills owners barred from selling properties 22 May 2019 05:37 LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday restrained the owners of Kashmir Sugar Mills from selling the mills properties till the decision on a loan recovery suit filed against them by a private bank. The bank in its suit contended that the mills’ owners ( …
  • PTI not impressed by 'divided' opposition's protest threats 22 May 2019 05:37 LAHORE: The opposition parties that gathered for an Iftar dinner at Islamabad recently say that each one of them will protest (against price hike) separately; meaning thereby they are neither united nor could ever be, says Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar …
  • Explanation sought from jailer over torture of prisoner 22 May 2019 05:37 LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court has sought an explanation from the Kot Lakhpat jail superintendent regarding alleged physical torture on a Christian prisoner facing trial for vandalism and damaging public property following the 2015 suicide attacks on …
  • Sindh University cancels rehabilitated Daesh-linked student Naureen Leghari's admission 22 May 2019 05:37 HYDERABAD: The Sindh University (SU) administration has cancelled provisional admission of Naureen Leghari – a second year MBBS student of the Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (LUMHS) who had joined proscribed Daesh in 2017 – on the ground …
  • After World Cup selection dream comes true, Wahab vows to give his best 22 May 2019 04:59 LAHORE: A last-minute call-up to Pakistan’s World Cup squad has given paceman Wahab Riaz fresh impetus to give his best. Out of the team’s plans since its Champions Trophy triumph in 2017, the left-armer was picked on Tuesday as Pakistan announced their …
  • Pakistan’s World Cup kit unveiled 22 May 2019 04:59 LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday unveiled the kit of the national team for the ICC World Cup being staged in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14. The kit has different shades of green from dark to a lighter one. Sharing the news on …
  • The incredibly delicious things Australian Muslims love to feast on during Ramadan 22 May 2019 04:58 Pop quiz: what is a Jalebi? Is knafeh from Africa or the Middle East? And sahlab — drink, dessert or both? If you've never seen these words before, then welcome, new friend, have we got a treat (or two) for you. You may be aware that Ramadan is the …
  • Determined to 'prove Arthur wrong' at WC: Wahab Riaz 22 May 2019 04:31 Lahore, May 22 (IANS) Left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz, who has been named in the Pakistan squad for the upcoming World Cup, is raring to go and prove coach Mickey Arthur wrong in the showpiece event beginning May 30 in England and Wales. Wahab's last ODI was …
  • SC moved against suspension of new JIT 22 May 2019 03:47 LAHORE: A decision of the Lahore High Court about suspension of a joint investigation team (JIT) formed by the sitting Punjab government to reinvestigate the 2014 Model Town incident has been challenged before the Supreme Court. The LHC full bench on March …
  • JI plans to launch protests against govt on June 15 22 May 2019 03:47 LAHORE: The Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) will start a protest movement from June 15 against the government over price hike and what it described as capitulation to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In a press statement, JI leader Liaquat Baloch said the …
  • NAB allowed to grill Nawaz inside jail in vehicles case 22 May 2019 03:47 ISLAMABAD: An accountability court has allowed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to interrogate former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in jail for alleged misuse of vehicles purchased for a South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) …
  • Police brutality continues in Lahore 22 May 2019 03:34 The identi­ty of the offici­als, police jurisd­iction and the victim, howeve­r, could not be ascert­ained The identity of the officials, police jurisdiction and the victim, however, could not be ascertained. PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: Four incidents of police …
  • Punjab police ink MoU with UHS 22 May 2019 03:34 Agreement will help improve the efficiency of police officials. PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was inked between the Punjab police and the University of Health Sciences to enhance bilateral cooperation. The MoU will help to improve …
  • 'Handler’ of Data Darbar suicide bomber arrested 22 May 2019 03:34 PHOTO: EXPRESS LAHORE  : The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), in an intelligence-based operation (IBO) on Monday night, claimed to have arrested a suspected facilitator of the Data Darbar suicide blast. The arrested suspect was identified as Mohsin Khan …
  • Wildlife achieves 80% revenue target: DG 22 May 2019 03:34 Says from now on, all licenses would be issued for one year. PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: Wildlife and Parks Punjab (W&PP) Director General (retd) Sohail Ashraf said on Tuesday that around Rs80 million out of Rs100 million of revenue target has been achieved so …
  • From The Past Pages Of Dawn: 1969: Fifty Years Ago: Rogers due in Lahore 22 May 2019 03:05 LAHORE: US Secretary of State William Rogers is due to arrive here from New Delhi on Saturday [May 24] afternoon for a 19-hour stay in the West Pakistan metropolis to hold talks with President Yahya Khan. Mr Rogers, flying in a White House jet, will land …
  • ‘Honour’ crimes have long been a thorn in Pakistan’s side — what are we doing to change that? 22 May 2019 03:01 THE woman had tried to get help. On May 9, 2019, Arooj Shahzad, the wife of Shahzad Ahmed of Lahore, had filed a police report in Dina, Jhelum district, alleging that her close male relatives were after her and wanted to murder her. To escape them, she had …
  • More of the same in Imran Khan's Pakistan 22 May 2019 02:50 Asad Umar talking to the media after stepping down as finance minister | AFP When Imran Khan first announced his cabinet after assuming power, some people were surprised by the fact that the overwhelming majority of its members were relics from past …
  • Opposition parties up the ante against NAB 22 May 2019 02:49 ISLAMABAD: The country’s two major opposition parties — the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and the Pakistan Peoples Party — which have been crying foul over the ongoing accountability process for over one year have slammed National Accountability Bureau (NAB …
  • Pakistan : In Last Five and a Half Years, There Was No Auction of Exploration and Production (E&P) Blocks: Nadeem Babar Resultantly Gas Production Was on Decline by 5% to 7% Per Annum 21 May 2019 21:04 May 21, 2019 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) -- In last five and a half years, there was no auction of Exploration and Production (E&P) blocks. Resultantly gas production was on decline by 5% to 7% per annum.This was said by Mr. Nadeem Babar, SAPM …
  • Cavalier Sri Lankan charmers 21 May 2019 20:15 Slighted by Australia and the West Indies not wishing to tour their country after a terrorist attack in Colombo, Sri Lanka went on to win the World Cup with sterling displays in the knockouts. Their opening batsman Sanath Jayasuriya improved upon the Mark …
  • Pakistani brides flee Chinese husbands who run a brothel 21 May 2019 16:51 The investigation into fake marriages is expanding. Some Christian pastors are also involved by issuing wedding certificates. The Chinese embassy warns against sensationalism, but is forced to admit that it blocked scores of visa applications. At least 700 …
  • World Cup comeback is like a dream come true: Wahab 21 May 2019 15:43 Pacer was selected in the World Cup squad in place of left-arm fast-bowler Junaid Khan Abbas Raza in Lahore 21 May, 2019 Pakistan fast-bowler Wahab Riaz has said that his dream came true when he was selected in the Pakistan squad for the 2019 World Cup. …
  • Cricket World Cup Moments: 60-51 21 May 2019 15:12 Last Updated: 21/05/19 3:05pm Each and every Cricket World Cup has delivered some truly memorable moments and this summer's will be no different! To help get you in the mood ahead of our biggest summer ever, Sky Sports Cricket statistician …
  • Authorities arrest 'facilitator' of Data Darbar suicide blast 21 May 2019 14:57 PHOTO: EXPRESS LAHORE  : The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) on Tuesday arrested and identified the ‘facilitator’ of the May 8 Data Darbar suicide blast, Express News reported. Officials identified and arrested the ‘facilitator’ Mohsin Khan hailing from …
  • Lahore HC to hear disqualification petition against Imran Khan next week 20 May 2019 14:49 [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday set the disqualification petition against Prime Minister Imran Khan for hearing next week. The petition had been filed by the Lawyers Foundation for Justice in November 2018, Dawn reports. LHC …
  • Kidnapped newborn safely recovered in Lahore 20 May 2019 04:26 Representational image. PHOTO: AFP LAHORE: A newborn kidnapped from Lady Willingdon Hospital two days ago was recovered by police on Sunday. Officials also arrested a couple in relation to the crime and reunited the infant with its parents. According to …