Category: News

Congregational prayer, National Assembly, lawmakers

Congregational prayer offered for the ‘first time’ inside Pakistan’s Parliament

ISLAMABAD: Perhaps for the first time, a congregational prayer was held by the lawmakers inside the National Assembly on Wednesday (March 6). Before prayer was led,...

Buffaloes, Bani Gala, PM Imran, Imran Khan, route, fine, Islamabad

Buffaloes ‘block PM Imran’s route’, owner fined Rs 2,60,000

In a shocking happening, authorities have imposed a fine of Rs 2,60,000 on an owner of buffaloes after his animals reportedly blocked the route of Prime Minister Imran...

United Stated, US, visa policy, Pakistan, Pakistanis, Pakistani citizens

‘More fees, more curbs’: US issues new visa policy for Pakistani citizens

The United States has issued a new visa policy for Pakistani citizens, reducing the duration of visa for them to just three months. The US government has also increased...

Pakistan, crackdown, Activists, banned outfits, preventive detention

‘Naya Pakistan’ govt tighten noose around banned outfits

Minister of State for Interior, Shehryar Khan Afridi has announced that 44 under-observation members of banned organizations (POs) including Mufti Abdul Rauf and Hamad...

Fayyaz Chohan, hindu community, resign, minister, PTI

Punjab minister Fayyaz Chohan shown the door for calling Hindus ‘cow urine drinking people’

The information minister of Punjab, Fayyaz Chohan, resigned on Tuesday (March 5) after the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led government asked him to step down over his...

Pakistan Navy, India, submarine, waters, Indian submarine, LoC, Imran Khan

Why was the Indian submarine trying to enter Pakistan’s waters?

The hostility between India and Pakistan has apparently subsided, but not actually ended. In a latest turn of events, the Pakistan Navy on Tuesday (March 5) spotted an...

Pakistan, TV channels, Indian content, Supreme Court, ban

No Pakistani TV channel can now air Indian content, orders court

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has stopped private channels from airing Indian material forthwith. A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Justice...

Hindus, Fayazul Hasan Chohan, cow urine, PTI, Punjab minister

PTI turns guns on its minister for anti-Hindu remarks

The top government officials on Tuesday hit out at the Punjab Information Minister Fayazul Hasan Chohan for his statement mocking the Hindu community and ridiculing them...

Nobel Prize, Imran Khan, Nobel Peace Prize, Prime Minister, Kashmir, India, Pakistan

Imran Khan believes he is not worthy of a Nobel Prize

Reacting to a motion submitted in the National Assembly of Pakistan seeking a Nobel Prize for the country’s head of the government, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday...

India, Pakistan, Kashmir, Pulwama attack, F16, war, LoC

Popular investigation website dismisses Indian claim of shooting down Pakistani F-16

The threat of impending war between nuclear neighbours – Pakistan and India – has apparently subsided, but the on the digital front, the websites catching up on...