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ECP issues revised schedule for nomination papers

The Election Commission has issued a new schedule for accepting nomination papers from candidates contesting the July 25 general election. According to ECP, the nomination papers will now be accepted from June 4 to 8. The names of candidates will be published on June 8. The process of scrutiny of ...

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Cross-border attacks injure four FC personnel, one PAF sepoy

Cross-border attacks on army check-posts in Bajaur and Balochistan injured four Frontier Constabulary personnel and one Pakistan Air Force sepoy, said the military’s media wing on Sunday. The army killed six militants in retaliatory fire, said the ISPR. According to the army, the militants support base was in Afghanistan. Story ...

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MQM’s Abdul Rashid Godil all set to join PTI

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Abdul Rashid Godil joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday. Godil’s affiliation officially joined PTI after a meeting with party chairman Imran Khan at Bani Gala. Starting his political career in 2005, Godil has been elected Member of the National Assembly twice from NA-252 Karachi. He ...

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Caretaker PM Justice (retd) Nasir ul Mulk visits Swat

Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retd) Nasir ul Mulk paid a visit to Swat district on Sunday. This is his first visit to the district since become the acting prime minister. He also paid a visit his father’s grave and offered Fateha. Mulk is expected to meet the people including at ...

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Two miners killed as coalmine collapses in Balochistan

Two miners were killed when a coalmine collapsed in the suburbs of Quetta on Sunday morning. The Sanjdi coalmine caved in after an explosion took place. The bodies of two workers have been recovered whereas another was saved in the rescue operation. The search of the fourth worker is underway. ...

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