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NAB arrests CDA officials, Safa Gold Mall owner

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) In a major development, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday arrested three officials of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) and the owner of the Safa Gold Mall on charges of corrupt practices.NAB took the action after the CDA board recently decided to cancel the plot allotted …

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Pakistan, China hold discussions on CPEC, bilateral trade, defence

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) Pakistan and China on Monday held comprehensive discussions on the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC),bilateral trade, defence and counter-terrorism cooperation in the 8th round of strategic dialogue in Islamabad.Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua led the Pakistani delegation, while the Chinese side was headed by Assistant Foreign Minister of …

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China renews commitment for ensuring success of CPEC

ISLAMABAD/ BEIJING (Web Desk) China has renewed its commitment to work with Pakistan to ensure the success of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).Briefing newsmen in Beijing on Monday, Chinese Foreign Ministry’s Spokesman Lu Kang said CPEC was a flagship project of One Belt, One Road initiative, and it could win more …

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Govt, Opposition showdown today over Sharif-specific poll clause

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) With the opposition poised to table today a bill that seeks to undo a clause of the Elections Act 2017 which paved the way for ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif to head his party, the National Assembly’s session is likely to witness political squabbling.The Pakistan Peoples Party …

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Pakistan calls for negotiated end to Afghan war

UN (Web Desk) Peace in war-torn Afghanistan can only be achieved through negotiations and reconciliation, not by the continuing resort to military force, as the two approaches are “incompatible”a top Pakistani diplomat has told the U.N. General Assembly.The promotion of a political settlement and the pursuit of a military solution …

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NAB requests court to initiate proclamation proceedings against Dar

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) An accountability court on Tuesday resumed the trial proceedings against Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in a reference filed against him for allegedly accumulating assets beyond his known sources of income.Dar,who is currently in London, skipped the hearing despite issuance of non-bailable warrants for his arrest.As Judge Muhammad …

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11 HUMAN SMUGGLERS ROUNDED UP AFTER TURBAT KILLINGS

LAHORE (Web Desk) Following the killings of around 20 people in Turbat by the unknown gunmen, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) tightened noose against the human smugglers and apprehended at least 11 suspects during raids in different cities on Tuesday.The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) launched a crackdown on human smugglers …

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SC TAKES NOTICE OF RELIGIOUS PARTIES’ SIT-IN AT FAIZABAD

ISLAMABAD (92 News)  The Supreme Court of Pakistan has on Tuesday taken notice of religious parties’ sit-in at Faizabad Interchange.The court has issued notices to Secretary Interior and Secretary Defense as well as Islamabad Inspector General of Police and Punjab.The apex court has sought report on Thursday as to what …

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FOREIGNERS AMONG 18 HOSTAGES RESCUED IN TURBAT

TURBAT (Web Desk) The security forces have on Tuesday rescued 18 hostages including foreigners from a house in Balochistan’s Turbat area.As per details, security forces carried out an intelligence-based operation in Turbat area and rescued 18 hostages including 16 foreign nationals and two Pakistanis.The operation was conducted following the reports …

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ISLAMABAD SIEGE ENTERS 16TH DAY, GOVT HOPEFUL OF ENDING SIT-IN PEACEFULLY

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) Hundreds of activists of religious parties’ have on Tuesday continue to stage sit-in at Faizabad on 16th day as a deadlock in the negotiations with the government resumed.Religious groups are staging over two-week-long protest at Faizabad Interchange, the main entry point of the capital city. Despite talks …

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