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Govt decides to deport US blacklisted spy: sources

Govt decides to deport US blacklisted spy: sources

Sources confirmed that the interior ministry had issued order to deport Barret from Pakistan. He will go back to his country safely after a few days. Few years back, the US spy tried to enter a sensitive area on which he was deported. However, he managed to get Pakistani visa few weeks ago and reached Pakistan. He was arrested at Islamabad ... Read More »

Murad orders provincial departments to expedite projects

It was also decided to construct a bridge on the River Indus to connect Kandhkot with Ghotki which would be built on a Public Private Partnership (PPP) basis and will be inaugurated in November. The bridge will be two-kilometre long and would have a 10 kilometre approaching road from Ghotki and 13 kilometre from Kandhkot, and will be constructed at ... Read More »

India denies Pakistani passenger flight’s entry into its territory

India denies Pakistani passenger flight’s entry into its territory

PIA is a flag-carrier airline company of Pakistan. A PIA flight from Peshawar was returned by India without any prior warning which later landed in Lahore. Indian aviation authority did not let PIA flight, PK894, enter into its territory. The aviation authority even did not tell reason behind disallowing the passenger flight’s entry into their territory. At least 250 passengers were on ... Read More »

Court allows law enforcers to arrest Uzair Baloch

Court allows law enforcers to arrest Uzair Baloch

Baghdadi and Kalri police stations had filed plea with the court seeking permission to arrest Baloch in five different cases. The gangster is facing cases of attacking police during Lyari operation in 2012. He has also been declared proclaimed offender by the court. In April this year, Baloch reportedly confessed his involvement in over 197 murders. Among these murders also ... Read More »

Court hears bail petitions of Qaimkhani, Rauf Siddiqui

Court hears bail petitions of Qaimkhani, Rauf Siddiqui

ATC-II hearing a case related to the treatment of alleged terrorists at Dr Asim’s hospitals against the accused. PSP leader Anees Qaimkhani’s lawyer in his arguments denied charges against his client. Counsel Ilyas Khan said Qaimkhani didn’t recommend for treatment of terrorists neither he had telephoned the arrested accused in this respect. He said the police has reopened old cases ... Read More »

New members of ECP take oath

New members of ECP take oath

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice (retd) Sardar Raza Khan administered the oath to the new members of the ECP at Election Commission Secretariat. Abdul Ghaffar Soomro (Sindh), Justice (rtd) Shakeel Baloch, Altaf Ibrahim Qureshi (Punjab) and Irshad Qaisar (KP) sworn in to fill the vacancies in the Election Commission of Pakistan. A parliamentary committee on Monday nominated four members of ... Read More »

Twitter shares dive after update disappoints

Twitter shares dive after update disappoints

Shares were down nearly 11 per cent at $16.45 in after-hours trade following the report, which showed Twitter’s loss narrowed to $107 million in the second quarter from $136 million a year earlier. Significantly, for investors, the number of monthly active users edged up to 313 million, up three per cent from a year ago and only slightly more than ... Read More »

Five gang members arrested in Lahore

Five gang members arrested in Lahore

The gangsters were involved in criminal activities including armed robbery. They were identified as Qaiser, Ali, Sunny, Danish and Razzaq. Police recovered cash, ammunition and stolen mobile phones and registered a criminal case against them. Police said that the gang was involved in several criminal activities, while further details will be revealed after interrogation.   Source By : ‘ARY NEWS ... Read More »

Police ASI shot dead in Quetta

Police ASI shot dead in Quetta

According to Police, the incident took place near the rural area of Chaki Shanawi at Sariab Road, where unknown men opened fire at ASI Aziz-ur-Rehman and severely wounded him. He was taken to Civil Hospital but did not survive and succumbed to his wounds. The motive for the killing could not be ascertained. Police handed over the corpse to his ... Read More »

Cyber-crime bill sails through Senate

Cyber-crime bill sails through Senate

The bill was approved by the Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecommunication in a meeting chaired by the committee’s chairman Senator Shahi Syed. Minister for Information Technology Anusha Rehman was also present on the occasion. Now those involved in electronic crimes should beware as the government has passed the bill that ratifies fine and punishment to cyber criminals. ... Read More »